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A mad desire to dance : a novel / Elie Wiesel ; translated from the French by Catherine Temerson.

(Author). Temerson, Catherine. (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 9780307266507 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0307266508 (hardcover)
  • Description: 271 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf,

Available copies

  • 23 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Content descriptions

General Note: "A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.
Originally published: Un d'desir fou de danser. Paris : Editions de Seuil, 2006.
Summary: Sixty year-old Doriel Waldman, a Polish Jew born in 1936, is on the verge of insanity until Dr. Thérèse Goldschmidt draws him out with his story of surviving the Holocaust in hiding with his father while his mother made a reputation for herself in the Polish resistance--only to die in an accident shortly after the war.
Subject: Holocaust survivors > Fiction.
Children of Holocaust survivors > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Dybbuk > Fiction.
Counselor and client > Fiction.
Immigrants > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Orphans > New York (State) > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Underground movements > Fiction.
Psychoanalysis > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.