9780892550142

Bread Givers : A Struggle Between a Father of the Old World and a Daughter of the New World

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  • ISBN13:

    9780892550142

  • ISBN10:

    0892550147

  • Edition: 25th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/1/1999
  • Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
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Summary

A young Jewish girl from New York's Lower East Side rebels against the tyranny and chauvinism of her immigrant father, determined to assert her freedom and independence

Table of Contents

BOOK I HESTER STREET
Hester Street
I
The Speaking Mouth of the Block
24(11)
The Burden Bearer
35(18)
The ``Empty-Head''
53(14)
Morris Lipkin Writes Poetry
67(22)
The Burden Bearer Changes Her Burden
89(22)
Father Becomes a Business Man in America
111(17)
The Hard Heart
128(11)
Bread Givers
139(16)
BOOK II BETWEEN TWO WORLDS
I Shut The Door
155(10)
A Piece of Meat
165(8)
My Sisters And I
173(6)
Outcast
179(6)
A Man Wanted Me
185(17)
On and On---Alone
202(7)
College
209(28)
BOOK III THE NEW WORLD
My Honeymoon with Myself
237(5)
Death in Hester Street
242(15)
Lodge Money
257(12)
Hugo Seelig
269(12)
Man Born of Woman
281

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