TITLE

Ashes Out of Hope: Fiction by Soviet-Yiddish Writers

AUTHOR(S)
Berman, Ronald
PUB. DATE
January 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;1/7/78, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Ashes Out of Hope: Fiction by Soviet-Yiddish Writers," edited by Irving Howe and Eliezer Greenberg.
ACCESSION #
11106321

 

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