Bread givers: a novel : a struggle between a father of the Old World and a daughter of the New

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G. Braziller, 1975 - Fiction - 297 pages
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Good insight into family. - Goodreads
Very good novel and easy to read. - Goodreads
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The beginning of the book has a discussion about the significance of the novel and what happened to the author and why it was not published until 75 years after its initial publication. This chapter ... Read full review

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A must read for the American immigrant historian, American Jewry and just about anyone who is brave enough to be true to yourself. An "re-discovered" American classic. Read full review

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Contents

CBAPTEB fACt I Hester Street i
3
The Speaking Mouth of the Block
24
HI The Burden Bearer
35
Copyright

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About the author (1975)

Anzia Yezierska (1882-1970) emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1890. Her books include Bread Givers, How I Found America: Collected Stories, The Open Cage, and Red Ribbon on a White Horse: My Story.

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