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The time of the uprooted by Elie Wiesel

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.,
  • Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Fiction.,
  • Jews -- Europe -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementElie Wiesel ; translated by David Hapgood.
GenreFiction.
ContributionsHapgood, David.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2683.I32 T3613 2005
The Physical Object
Pagination291, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22376838M
ISBN 101400041724
LC Control Number2004

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About The Time of the Uprooted Gamaliel Friedman is only a child when his family flees Czechoslovakia in for the relative safety of Hungary. For him, it will be the beginning of a life of rootlessness, disguise, and longing. Five years later, in desperation, Gamaliel’s parents entrust him to a young Christian cabaret singer named Ilonka. The Time of the Uprooted: A Novel - Ebook written by Elie Wiesel. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Time of the Uprooted: A Novel. Fiction Book Review: The Time of the Uprooted by Elie Wiesel, Author, David Hapgood, Translator. Knopf $25 (p) ISBN Nobel Prize–winner Wiesel (The Judges, Night) considers the.   "The Time of the Uprooted", while definitely not his best novel, is an aching examination of despair and the meager glimpses of hope that get one through life's trials and tribulations. Will Gamaliel finally find what he has been seeking for his whole life and will he recognize it as such when he does so?/5(5).