A look at the Jewish gangster between the wars (focusing on the Russian writer, Isaac Babel, and Americans Gold, Ornitz, and Fuchs but also taking into consideration cartoons, movies, and modernist painting), Rubin sees the "gangster" as a way Jewish writers could examine their place in world literature.
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(5817mm x 3887mm x 534mm)
University of Illinois Press
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