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What happened to Abraham? : reinventing the covenant in American Jewish fiction / Victoria Aarons.

Author/creator Aarons, Victoria
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNewark : University of Delaware Press, ©2005.
Description181 pages ; 25 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents
Contents The return of the covenant, or, Whose law is it, anyway? -- Biblical revisions and interruptions : Bernard Malamud's renaming of law and covenant -- Is it "good-for-the-Jews or no-good-for-the-Jews"? : Philip Roth's registry of Jewish consciousness -- Ancient acts of love and betrayal : Ethan Canin's "Batorsag and Szerelem" -- The orthodoxy unbound, or Moses in suburbia : Allegra Goodman's The family Markowitz -- The legacy of the disinherited : Thane Rosenbaum's Holocaust fiction.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 159-176) and index.
LCCN 2004015173
ISBN0874139015 (alk. paper)

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Joyner General Stacks PS647.J4 A15 2005 ✔ Available Place Hold