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The Resource The gift of Asher Lev, Chaim Potok

The gift of Asher Lev, Chaim Potok

Label
The gift of Asher Lev
Title
The gift of Asher Lev
Statement of responsibility
Chaim Potok
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Against his will Asher returns to Brooklyn and faces the conflict of the culture he was born into and the culture he forged for himself
Summary
When the death of a beloved uncle brings him back to his native Brooklyn after two decades, painter Asher Lev is plunged into a conflict between the culture into which he was born and the life that he has forged for himself
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
National Jewish Book Award for Fiction, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
050408
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Fiction
  • School Library Journal
  • Library Journal
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Potok, Chaim
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
PS3566.O69
LC item number
G54 1990
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Potok, Chaim
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish Americans
  • Hasidim
  • Artists
  • Cultural differences
  • Middle-aged men
  • Jewish American men
  • Homecomings
  • New York City
  • Brooklyn, New York City
Target audience
adult
Label
The gift of Asher Lev, Chaim Potok
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Continuation of: My name is Asher Lev
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13952490
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780394572123
Lccn
89043401 //r93
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398970D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00094999
Label
The gift of Asher Lev, Chaim Potok
Publication
Note
Continuation of: My name is Asher Lev
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13952490
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st trade ed.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9780394572123
Lccn
89043401 //r93
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InCu)1D398970D18F11D684F400E018312359
  • (IMchF)fol00094999

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