Touch the Water, Touch the Wind

Touch the Water, Touch the Wind

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by Amos Oz
     
 

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"A profusion of delightful passages couched in unfailingly lovely language." — New York Times Book Review

1939. As the Nazis advance into Poland, a Jewish mathematician and watchmaker named Pomeranz escapes into the wintry forest, leaving behind his beautiful, intelligent wife, Stefa. After the war, having evaded the concentration camps, they begin…  See more details below

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"A profusion of delightful passages couched in unfailingly lovely language." — New York Times Book Review

1939. As the Nazis advance into Poland, a Jewish mathematician and watchmaker named Pomeranz escapes into the wintry forest, leaving behind his beautiful, intelligent wife, Stefa. After the war, having evaded the concentration camps, they begin to build new lives, Stefa in Stalin’s Russia and Pomeranz in Israel, where, as they move toward reunion, another war is brewing. An intricate tale of people seeking escape from a hostile world in thrillingly fantastical ways.  "Lyrical . . . Its youthfulness and energy are exhilarating." — The New Yorker

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780547563961
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
03/28/1991
Sold by:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

AMOS OZ was born in Jerusalem in 1939. He is the author of fourteen novels and collections of short fiction, and numerous works of nonfiction. His acclaimed memoir A Tale of Love and Darkness was an international bestseller and recipient of the prestigious Goethe Prize, as well as the National Jewish Book Award. Scenes from Village Life, a New York Times Notable Book, was awarded the Prix Méditerranée Étranger in 2010. He lives in Tel Aviv, Israel.


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Touch the Water, Touch the Wind 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
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