The Yellow Wind
  • Author : David Grossman
  • Release Date : 29 June 1989
  • Publisher : Delacorte Press
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 216
  • ISBN 13 : STANFORD:36105008846680
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Book Description: A study of the Israeli-occupied West Bank offers a detailed portrait of the Palestinian camps, Jewish settlements, divided towns, Israeli factories, and the diverse people who live there

The Yellow Wind

The Yellow Wind

Author : David Grossman
Publisher : Delacorte Press
Genre : History
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A study of the Israeli-occupied West Bank offers a detailed portrait of the Palestinian camps, Jewish settlements, divided towns, Israeli factories, and the diverse people who live there...

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Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Genre : Political Science
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Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Fiction
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In a chorus of voices David Grossman's The Smile of the Lamb tells the story of Uri, an idealistic young Israeli soldier serving in an army unit in the small Palestinian village of Andal, in the occupied territories, and his relationship with Khilmi, a nearly blind old Palestinian storyteller. Gradually ...

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Publisher : Picador
Genre : Political Science
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What went wrong after Oslo? How can Israelis and Palestinians make peace? How has the violence changed their lives, and their souls? In Death as a Way of Life, David Grossman, one of Israel's great fiction writers, has addressed these questions in a series of passionate essays and articles, writing ...

Bag in the Wind

Bag in the Wind

Author : Ted Kooser
Publisher : Candlewick Press
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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One cold, spring morning, an ordinary grocery bag begins blowing around a landfill, then as it travels down a road, through a stream, and into a town, it is used in various ways by different people, many of whom do not even notice it....

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Publisher : A&C Black
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : St. Martin's Press
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Unknown
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Publisher : Vintage Canada
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Genre : Fiction
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'My dear, I don't give a damn.' Margaret Mitchell’s page-turning, sweeping American epic has been a classic for over eighty years. Beloved and thought by many to be the greatest of the American novels, Gone with the Wind is a story of love, hope and loss set against ...