World of our fathers

by Irving Howe

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.

Subjects:

  • Jews, East European -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Yiddish language -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations

Edition Notes

StatementIrving Howe, with the assistance of Kenneth Libo.
ContributionsLibo, Kenneth.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF128.9.J5 H6
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxx, 714 p., [24] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages714
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5194742M
ISBN 100151463530
LC Control Number75016342

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Summary. James Bradley, the author, recalls how he grew up knowing little about his father's war Bradley kept to himself regarding his memories of Iwo Jima, the flag raising, and what followed. After his father's death in , James found a letter his father had written to his parents from Iwo Jima, calling the flag raising "the happiest moment" of his life.   James Bradley’s Flags of Our Fathers (with Ron Powers, Bantam Books, ) focuses on the famous flag raising on Mt. Suribachi. But it also illustrates how the savage fighting affected the Author: Terry Hartle.

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An absolute doorstopper of a history, World of our Fathers is both wide-ranging and oddly narrow. Howe wrote this book about the Yiddish culture of New York's East Side from to Howe wrote this book about the Yiddish culture of New York's East Side from to /5(21). World of Our Fathers Paperback – January 3, by Irving Howe (Author)/5(11).

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Beginning in the s, it offers a rich portrayal of the East European Jewish experience in New York, and shows how the immigrant generation tried to maintain their Yiddish culture while becoming American. That society -- its politics, its institutions, its culture -- reshaped and reincarnated in America, would become the subject of his masterwork, ''World of Our Fathers,'' a brilliant historical exploration of the socialist Jewish immigrant New York from which he himself had : Joseph Dorman.

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World of Our Fathers won the National Book Award in He wrote critical studies of William Faulkner and Sherwood Anderson and a biography of Leon Trotsky. He died of cardiovascular disease on.

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From the Publisher3/5(2). In Flags of Our Fathers, James Bradley draws on those documents to retrace the lives of his father and the men of Easy Company. Following these men's paths to Iwo Jima, James Bradley has written a classic story of the heroic battle for the Pacific's most crucial island—an island riddled with Japanese tunnels fanatic defenders who would fight to the last man/5().

Flags of Our Fathers was penned by James Bradley, the son of one of the men in that picture. This story is about that experience, what led up to it and what came after. This story is about that experience, what led up to it and what came after/5.

In World of Our Fathers, a National Book Award-winning social and cultural history treating the origins and consequences of this migration, Irving Howe describes in meticulous detail and with.

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I'm still forming my thoughts over how the balance was held between love and support of the man, and awareness of the faults, because I put this book down for a week in the middle and might have missed some /5. In Flags of Our Fathers, James Bradley draws on those documents to retrace the lives of his father and the men of Easy Company.

Following these men's paths to Iwo Jima, James Bradley has written a classic story of the heroic battle for the Pacific's most crucial island—an island riddled with Japanese tunnels fanatic defenders who would fight to the last man/5().

Flags of Our Fathers () is a The New York Times bestselling book by James Bradley with Ron Powers about the six United States marines who would eventually be made famous by Joe Rosenthal's lauded photograph of the U.S.

flag raising over Iwo Jima, one of the costliest and most horrifying battles of World War II's Pacific : James Bradley, Ron Powers. Picture Perfect Patriotism. James Bradley, author of Flags of Our Fathers, is the son of the late John Bradley, who was in the service of the United States Navy during World War was one of.

Get this from a library. World of Our Fathers. [Irving Howe; Kenneth Libo; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)] -- This book discusses the Jews of Eastern Europe who emigrated to America during the four decades beginning in the s and the life they made, especially those who settled on the East Side of New.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Howe, Irving. World of our fathers. New York: Simon and Schuster, © (OCoLC) Document Type. John Bradley kept to himself regarding his memories of Iwo Jima, the flag raising, and what followed.

As a result, in order to write this book, his son, James, set out to research the lives of his own father, from Appleton, Wisconsin; Rene Gagnon, from Manchester, New Hampshire; Harlon Block, from the Rio Grande Valley of Texas; Franklin Sousley, from Hilltop, Kentucky; Mike Strank, a Czech.

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WORLD OF OUR FATHERS. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. The central premise of Jewish survival,"" writes Howe, ""is a defiance of history; the cost, beyond measure."" No survival is more moving than that of the Yiddish-speaking Ashkenazim who came to New York between and WW I.

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Irving Howe, Morris Dickstein, Kenneth Libo. 4 4/5. After writing his book about his father, Tim Russert received thousands of letters from people detailing their own relationships with their fathers. This book is a compilation of just a small amount of those letters, with his own thoughts and feelings intermixed/5.

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