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Modern Hebrew fiction

Gershon Shaked

Modern Hebrew fiction

by Gershon Shaked

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hebrew fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Israeli fiction -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-259) and index.

    StatementGershon Shaked ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan ; edited by Emily Miller Budick ; bibliography compiled by Jessica Cohen.
    SeriesJewish literature and culture
    ContributionsBudick, E. Miller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ5029 .S5413 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 286 p. ;
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18304571M
    LC Control Number99054356

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