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Hester among the Ruins

Hester among the Ruins( )
Author: Kirshenbaum, Binnie
ISBN:978-0-15-602750-2
Publication Date:May 2003
Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.00
Book Description:

History meets reality when biographer Hester Rosenfeld--very American and marginally Jewish--goes to Munich to research the life of Heinrich Falk and becomes his mistress. Born in Berlin in 1943, raised in the ruins of defeat by a generation of "murderers and cowards," Professor Falk is neither infamous nor famous--he is simply the German Everyman. Hester believes his life story could make for an important contemporary historical document--kitchen-table history. But as she...
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Book Details
Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Romance / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.31 x 8 x 0.69 Inches
Book Weight:0.638 Pounds
Author Biography
Kirshenbaum, Binnie (Author)
She lives in New York City & teaches at Columbia University.

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