A Shtetl and Other Yiddish Novellas

A Shtetl and Other Yiddish Novellas

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All share a common setting-the Eastern European Jewish town or shtetl, and all deal in different ways with a single topic-the Jewish confrontation with modernity.Then he told a wonderful ancient tale of a man of the Church who had pointed to the natural surroundings saying, aquot;These are my ... Once Pivniak teased him publicly by greeting him with the words, aquot;Happy holiday to you, Reb Avromchik!

Title:A Shtetl and Other Yiddish Novellas
Author:Ruth R. Wisse
Publisher:Wayne State University Press - 1986


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