Tag Archives: Jewish

From Poland with Love

I just spent some time traveling between NYC, Poland, and Chile with Nicole Krauss’s The History of Love. A friend saw that I had read it and said that he read it for a book group and was pretty sure … Continue reading

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From Canada, Fugitive Pieces From the Legacy of the Holocaust

I have read a lot of Holocaust books in the course of my journey through the 1001 Books list. Each book has moved me, has added to my understanding of the time and place, of the experience of those whose … Continue reading

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Fatelessness: A Powerful Testament to Human Survival

My journey to Hungary was a powerful one, with side trips to concentration camps. This is a book that will stay with me a long time. It is actually hard to start something else, because whatever I start is bound … Continue reading

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