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Swimming Toward the Ocean

Swimming Toward the Ocean( )
Author: Glickfeld, Carole L.
Publication Date:Feb 2001
Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $24.00
Book Description:

Nineteen fifty-three, Brighton Beach, Brooklyn. Chenia Arnow is a petite, sensuous Betty Grable look-alike, a Russian emigre whose Old World fear of the Evil Eye and heavily accented English cannot mask her fierce intelligence and wit. Her husband, Ruben, is both a charmer and miserly, often absent, with a penchant for trumped-up lawsuits. He has a mistress. Chenia is pregnant. It is this child, Chenia's daughter Devorah, who tells the story of her parents' marriage: of how Chenia...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.95 x 8.69 x 1.3 Inches
Book Weight:1.281 Pounds
Author Biography
Glickfeld, Carole L. (Author)
CArole L. Glickfeld lives in Seattle, Washington.

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