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Travels through Jewish America

by Harry Golden

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Harry Golden with Richard Goldhurst.
      ContributionsGoldhurst, Richard.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 G622
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 276 p.
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5432493M
      ISBN 100385078110
      LC Control Number73079635
      OCLC/WorldCa745306

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Travels Through Jewish Latin America (Pitt Latin American Series) By Ilan Stavans. University of Pittsburgh Press,pp. Publication Date: Octo Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (2/4/). Editorial Reviews. Truly fine travel writing looks both out and in, and Ilan Stavans’ The Seventh Heaven is a book of that rare sort.

From Jewish stand-up comedy in Buenos Aires to the Montevideo grave of the mysterious Mr. Chouchani, we follow Stavans’ journey through Jewish Latin America with fascination and : University of Pittsburgh Press.

The book is not meant to be objective, all encompassing or, for that matter, politically correct. But it is enjoyable just the same. The Seventh Heaven: Travels Through Jewish Latin America By Ilan Stavans University of Pittsburgh Press Hardcover, pages — Grabinsky is an independent journalist based in Mexico City.

Buy this book at Amazon and on Kindle. Internationally renowned essayist and cultural commentator Ilan Stavans spent five years traveling from across a dozen countries in Latin America, in search of what defines the Jewish communities in the region, whose roots date back to Christopher Columbus’s arrival.

The book is not meant to be objective, all encompassing or, for that matter, politically correct. But it is enjoyable just the same. The Seventh Heaven: Travels Through Jewish Latin America By Ilan Stavans University of Pittsburgh Press Hardcover, pages.

The book is not meant to be objective, all encompassing or, for that matter, politically correct. But it is enjoyable just the same. The Seventh Heaven: Travels Through Jewish Latin America By Ilan Stavans University of Pittsburgh Press Hardcover, pages--Grabinsky is an independent journalist based in Mexico City.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to :   In his latest book, “ The Seventh Heaven,” published earlier this month, the Mexico-born Stavans shares a travelogue of a trip through Jewish Latin America, a topic on which he has emerged as.

Life and career. Golden was born Herschel Goldhirsch (or Goldenhurst) in the shtetl Mikulintsy, Ukraine, then part of Austria-Hungary. His mother Nuchama (nee Klein) was Romanian and his father Leib was Austrian. In Leib Goldhirsch, a former Hebrew teacher, emigrated to Winnipeg, Manitoba, only to move the family to New York City the next year and "became an editor of the Jewish Daily.

One of his last was “Travels Through Jewish America,” written in with his son Richard Goldhurst. The book is a travelogue of the middle-class American Jewish experience, with stops in the Jewish communities of 10 cities, including Pittsburgh.

Golden was sloppy. He bungles facts on every page. And yet, he understands what he is seeing. Get this from a library. The seventh heaven: travels through Jewish Latin America. [Ilan Stavans] -- "Internationally renowned essayist and cultural commentator Ilan Stavans spent five years traveling across a dozen countries in Latin America, in search of what defines the Jewish communities in the.

About - Travels Through Jewish History - By Rabbi Wein Jewish History - Early History from the Dawn of Civilization through the 21st Century: How does Jewish history impact us today. Through a series of one hour lectures on USB, noted Jewish Historian Rabbi Berel Wein uncovers the historical context of events in order to understand the origins of the Jewish people.1/5.

The Seventh Heaven: Travels Through Jewish Latin America by Ilan Stavans Description Internationally renowned essayist and cultural commentator Ilan Stavans spent five years traveling from across a dozen countries in Latin America, in search of what defines the Jewish communities in the region, whose roots date back to Christopher Columbus’s.

Book Description: Internationally renowned essayist and cultural commentator Ilan Stavans spent five years traveling from across a dozen countries in Latin America, in search of what defines the Jewish communities in the region, whose roots date back to Christopher Columbus's arrival.

Ilan Stavans. Seventh Heaven: Travels through Jewish Latin America. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, Reviewed by Sandra M. Cypess. Film Reviews. The Final Hour, directed by Çağlar Mallı () and The Jewish Experience, From Basavilaso to New Amsterdam, directed by Miguel Kohan () Reviewed by Annette B.

Fromm. Vitalis. is Lewis-Sebring Professor of Humanities, Latin America and Latino Culture at Amherst College, publisher of Restless Books, and host of the NPR show In Contrast. He is the author of many books, including Spanglish (), Gabriel García Marquez: The Early Years (), Singer’s Typewriter and Mine (), Quixote: The Novel and the World (), and, most recently, The Seventh Heaven: Travels through Jewish Latin America ().Her book Messianism, Secrecy, and Mysticism: A New Interpretation of Early American Jewish Life (Vallentine Mitchell Press) is now available at amazon.

She is currently working with Michael Hoberman on Jews in the Americas,a four-volume anthology of primary documents.The Seventh Heaven: Travels through Jewish Latin America Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press,ISBN Reviewed by Sandra Messinger Cypess * Latin American countries have received their share of famous travel writers.

One of the most renowned was the early nineteenth century German scientist Alexander von Humboldt, whose.