Imagen del editor

Blood to Remember: American Poets on the Holocaust.

Fishman, Charles

9 valoraciones por Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0896722147 / ISBN 13: 9780896722149
Editorial: Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock, TX, 1991
Condición: New condition Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Kurt Gippert Bookseller ABAA (Chicago, IL, Estados Unidos de America)

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 8 de agosto de 1998

Cantidad disponible: 1

Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 26,53 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 3,86 A Estados Unidos de America Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito

Descripción

426 pages of text including an index of poets and an index of titles. Hardcover binding in new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with minimal shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition. Size: Octavo (8vo). N° de ref. de la librería 014925

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos

Título: Blood to Remember: American Poets on the ...

Editorial: Texas Tech University Press, Lubbock, TX

Año de publicación: 1991

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:New condition

Condición de la sobrecubierta: New condition (DJ)

Edición: First Edition.

Tipo de libro: Book

Acerca de

Sinopsis:

Book by None

Reseña del editor:

Any crime against humanity, regardless of proportion, revives the age-old question: How are we to learn from what has happened, lest atrocity repeat itself? In response, scholars labor to record ever more accurate and complete histories; archivists gather countless memoirs for posterity; logicians ponder causal relations and motives; and psychologists and sociobiologists scrutinize human aggression and passivity. Yet how can we keep history alive without becoming inured to it? Perhaps these poets know. Of all that has been written about the Holocaust, nothing is likely to surpass this heroic composition in power or in fidelity. Nothing is likely to tell the story better. In this symphonic work, Charles Fishman draws together an extraordinarily rich chorus of voices that represent the American response to the Holocaust. Fishman has listened to these voices as if they were his own, as if in this close attentiveness he would discover the record of his own complex relationship with that fatal epoch. Indeed, this arresting composition flows like an elegiac collection by a single author. Two brief thematic sequences are prelude to three long movements that track the Holocaust from the terrifying pogrom known as Kristallnacht through the decades immediately following the Holocaust, to the present. This surprising, significant, and deeply engaging orchestration provides most eloquent witness. Charles Fishman is Distinguished Service Professor of English and Humanities at SUNY Farmingdale, where he has directed the Visiting Writers Program since 1979. Among other awards and honors, he has received three National Endowment for the Humanities fellowships and the Gertrude B. Claytor Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America. His five published books of poetry include Mortal Companions, The Death Mazurka, and Zoom. Catlives: Sarah Kirsch’s Katzenleben, a translation of poetry with Marina Roscher, was released by Texas Tech University Press in 1991.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Descripción de la librería

Buying and selling quality books since 1990. We have an inventory of 50,000 books, including out-of-print, antiquarian, unusual and uncommon books, autographed books, documents, and signed photographs, early printed maps, ephemera and more. We are interested in acquiring personal libraries, family or institutional collections, or any number of books of quality. Our physical location is open by appointment only: 1757 N. Kimball, Chicago IL 60647. Be sure to visit Chicago's newest park, The 606 (www.the606.org) which is a few steps from the bookstore. And, there is FREE PARKING!

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

Delivery confirmation included on all domestic shipments. Books are mailed upon receipt of payment unless credit has been previously established. PRICES are listed in US dollars. PAYMENT options: Mastercard, Visa, Am/Ex, PayPal and money orders & checks in US funds drawn on a US bank. Merchandise is 100% guaranteed to be as-described. If item description contains an error, a full refund will be issued. If item description is correct and purchaser wishes to return the item, a small restocking fee...

Más información
Condiciones de envío:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy, over-sized (most folio/quarto "4to"), or multi-volume, an extra shipping charge may be assessed to cover the actual cost of the shipment. Overnight and expedited shipping is available. INSURANCE against damage or loss is included at no extra charge.

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Giro Postal Dinero en Efectivo PayPal Factura Letra de Cambio Transferencia Bancaria Débito Directo (Pago Personalmente Autorizado)