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By Moacyr Scliar - By Thomas O. Beebee (trans.) -
1916: In a shtetl in Bessarabia, Czarist Russia, lives Benjamin Kantarovich, 19, nicknamed “Mousy,” whose sick friend, Yossi, asks him to undertake a secret revolutionary ...Read Review
By Moacyr Scliar -
During the early 19th century, a Jewish family escapes the brutality of the Russian Cossacks by immigrating to a small farming community in ...Read Review
By Moacyr Scliar -
The late Moacyr Scliar, one of Latin America’s most important contemporary writers, gives us a portrait of the Jewish neighborhood in Brazil ...Read Review
Over the last 20 years The Historical Novels Review (the society's print magazine for our members) has published reviews of some 15,000 historical fiction books.
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