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Blooms of darkness / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green.

Appelfeld, Aron. (Author).
  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780805242805
  • ISBN: 0805242805
  • Description: 279 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, c2010.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

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Content descriptions

Summary: A haunting, heartbreaking story of love and loss. The ghetto in which the Jews have been confined is being liquidated by the Nazis, and Hugo is brought by his mother to the local brothel, where one of the prostitutes has agreed to hide him. As their lives spiral downward, she reaches out for consolation to the boy who is on the cusp of manhood.
Subject: Brothels > Fiction.
Jews > Fiction.
Green, Yaacov Jeffrey. (Added Author).


Appelfeld, Aron. "Blooms of darkness." New York : Schocken Books, 2010.

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