Ashes and Other Stories

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Peter Halban, 2001 - Israel - 232 pages
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A collection of 13 short stories set in an Israel of many moods shaped by its heritage and inhabitants, and written by a respected historian, whose fictional debut this is. In situations of humour and poignancy we are presented with an anatomy of Israeli society, a species of social tragi-comedy.

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Born in Cardiff and educated at Oxford, Naomi Shepherd has spent most of her adult life in Israel, where she was for many years a contributor to The New Statesman, a documentary maker, as well as a historian and biographer

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