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A certain people

American Jews and their lives today

by Charles E. Silberman

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Summit Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Social conditions,
    • Social mobility -- United States,
    • Judaism -- United States,
    • Jews -- United States -- Identity,
    • United States -- Civilization -- Jewish influences,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles E. Silberman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 S496 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination458 p. ;
      Number of Pages458
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2531944M
      ISBN 100671447610
      LC Control Number85012593

      Originally published in , Certain People is a collection of six short stories. The book starts with Atrophy, a neat study of near desperation in tight social surroundings as Nora Frenway bravely seeks to visit her gravely ill lover Christopher only to come up against the polite rebuff presented by his domineering sister Jane Aldiss. The final story, Mr Jones, references Poe's . Stephen Gardner Birmingham ( – Novem ) was an American author known for his social histories of wealthy American families, often focusing on ethnicity — Jews (his "Jewish trilogy": Our Crowd, The Grandees, The Rest of Us), African-Americans (Certain People), Irish (Real Lace), and the Anglo-Dutch (America's Secret Aristocracy).Alma mater: Williams College.

        Scores of books, from To Kill a Mockingbird to The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, have been banned for exploring racial themes or depicting racism directed at various groups of people. The N-word is, in fact, a one-way ticket to book bonfires, even if the whole point of your book is to condemn or deconstruct racism. Certain people of the Book. New York: Knopf, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Maurice Samuel.

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