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8 edition of The family Markowitz found in the catalog.

The family Markowitz

by Allegra Goodman

  • 187 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish families -- Fiction,
    • Parent and adult child -- Fiction,
    • Jews -- United States -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAllegra Goodman.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3557.O5829 F3 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 262 p. ;
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3423982M
      ISBN 100374529396
      ISBN 109780374529390
      LC Control Number2005046395

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      The Family Markowitz, which I will look at in some detail in this essay, appeared in the New Yorker (a weekly American Magazine) and was highly praised. This novel was acclaimed as a fiction winner: the First Annual Salon Book Award and Book of the year in the United States of America. The Family Markowitz, considered a Jewish masterpiece, is a. THE FAMILY MARKOWITZ is a compilation of short stories describing different members of this complex family. From Rose, the family matriarch, to her sons, Henry and Ed, her daughters-in-law and her grandchildren, these stories span a period of about 15 years and delve into issues that face many families - religion, intermarriage, drug addiction /5(8).

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