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By Jack Engelhard

ISBN-10: 0967407486

ISBN-13: 9780967407487

ISBN-10: 1771430966

ISBN-13: 9781771430968

the entire brief tales inside of this memoir remove darkness from and pack a wallop. They sparkle and shine in Engelhard's distinctive minimalist style...prose that's lean, reserved and economical...if there's one note to explain Engelhard's writing, it might be attraction. What a present to these people who comprehend the pains and triumphs of transforming into up. Escape from Mount Moriah...among the best memoirs ever.

Torn from their houses in France on the onset of the Nazi invasion, and after a harrowing get away around the Pyrenees, the Engelhard kin -- Noah, Ida, Sarah and Jack -- needs to start lives as refugees in a brand new international -- first Canada (Montreal), later the USA. The studies that formed younger Jack Engelhard have been those who profoundly replaced the area. well-known because the greatest chronicler of ethical dilemmas and of themes facing temptation, Engelhard, frequently likened to Hemingway and James M. Cain for precision, is helping us needless to say existence itself is the method of studying who you are.

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