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Author Mintz, Alan L., author

Title Ancestral tales : reading the Buczacz stories of S.Y. Agnon / Alan Mintz
Published Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (425 pages)
Series Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture.
Contents Introduction : "I am building a city" -- A Baedecker to Buczacz -- Inventing a narrator -- Worship and danger : a cantorial tryptych -- Rabbis and scholars -- Jews and Poles -- Austrian mandates -- Disappeared -- Moments of redemption
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 19, 2017)
Subject Agnon, Shmuel Yosef, 1887-1970. City in its fullness
Jews in literature.
Buchach (Ukraine) -- In literature.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016050555
ISBN 1503601862 (electronic book)
9781503601864 (electronic book)