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The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family - Chaim Potok
The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family
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Chronicles the stormy lives of a Jewish father and son in the Soviet Union, profiling Solomon Slepak, an old-guard Bolshevik, and his son Voldya, a `refusenik` persecuted and imprisoned for trying to leave the Soviet Union. 30,000 first printing. Tour. Amazon.com description: Product Description:... show more
Chronicles the stormy lives of a Jewish father and son in the Soviet Union, profiling Solomon Slepak, an old-guard Bolshevik, and his son Voldya, a `refusenik` persecuted and imprisoned for trying to leave the Soviet Union. 30,000 first printing. Tour. Amazon.com description: Product Description: From the author of The Chosen comes a work of nonfiction that chronicles the stormy lives of a Jewish father, Solomon Slepak, an infelxible old-guard Bolshevik, and his son, Volodya, who became an internationally renowned refusenik" hero during the 18 years of his persecution for attempting to leave the Sovviet Union. Potok tells their story with deep understanding and empathy. 13 photos"
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780394588674 (0394588673)
Publisher: Alfred a Knopf
Pages no: 249
Edition language: English
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A tedious season they awaitWho hears November at the gate- Alexander PushkinIntroduction: History brought together on the same soil two vigorous peoples, Russians and Jews, whose bitter destiny it was to be ruinously at each other's throats.Prologue: On a Thursday evening in the first week of Januar...
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