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The Resource The chosen, Chaim Potok ; with an introduction by Shalom Auslander

The chosen, Chaim Potok ; with an introduction by Shalom Auslander

Label
The chosen
Title
The chosen
Statement of responsibility
Chaim Potok ; with an introduction by Shalom Auslander
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following a baseball game that nearly became a religious war, two Jewish boys become friends. Danny comes from the strict Hasidic sect that keeps him bound in centuries of orthodoxy. Reuven is brought up by a father patently aware of the twentieth century. Everything tries to destroy their friendship, but they use honesty with each other as a shield and it proves an impenetrable protection
Summary
A baseball game between Jewish schools is the catalyst that starts a bitter rivalry between two boys and their fathers
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Edward Lewis Wallant Award, 1967.
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050406
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Potok, Chaim
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Modern classics
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  • Jewish families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Jews
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The chosen, Chaim Potok ; with an introduction by Shalom Auslander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966
  • Formerly CIP
Control code
000045472648
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780141040776
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)429598206
Label
The chosen, Chaim Potok ; with an introduction by Shalom Auslander
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1966
  • Formerly CIP
Control code
000045472648
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780141040776
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)429598206

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