Gordon today; Thoughts on the kibbutz; The kibbutz at the present time; How to be a socialist; Pinchas Lavon; The lost garden; An autobiographical note; An alien city; Like a gangster on the night of the long knives, but somewhat in a dream; Notes; Publication history. Whether these musings touch upon the kibbutz, Israeli literature, or his early years in Jerusalem, Oz captivates the reader with his elegantly poetic voice. Highly recommended for previous fans Oz gives us a discreet and charming collection of his writings.
Highly recommended Oz reveals the prescience of his early political, literary, and philosophical views, which recent events have shown to be remarkably clear sighted.
Show More Show Less. Any Condition Any Condition. See all 5. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a review.
Book Under This Blazing Light
Add to Wishlist. Ships in 7 to 10 business days. Link Either by signing into your account or linking your membership details before your order is placed.
Description Table of Contents Product Details Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! Industry Reviews 'Under This Blazing Light is a wondrous collection of essays that brilliantly reveal to us the heart and mind of one of the great writers of the time. Introduction Events and books Under this blazing light Man is the sum total of all the sin and fire pent up in his bones A ridiculous miracle hanging over our heads The State as reprisal A modest attempt to set out a theory The meaning of homeland The discreet charm of Zionism oday Thoughts on the kibbutz The kibbutz at the present time How to be a socialist Munia Mandels secret language Pinchas Lavon The lost garden An autobiographical note An alien city Like a gangster on the night of the long knives, but somewhat in a dream Notes Publication history Table of Contents provided by Publisher.
All Rights Reserved. In Stock. Permanent Record. Siege Trump Under Fire.
- The Second Time Travel Megapack: 23 Modern and Classic Stories;
- Explosively Driven Pulsed Power: Helical Magnetic Flux Compression Generators (Power Systems).
- Babel and Babylon: Spectatorship in American Silent Film;
Dead Man Walking Pre-order a signed copy! Topics covered include: an examination of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a dispute between 'right and right'; reflections on the character of Zionism, on the concept of 'homeland', and on the nature of the kibbutz; the meaning of socialism in the Israeli context; and portraits of several Jewish writers and thinkers whose ideas and themes in one way or another have proved influential or determinative for Amos Oz himself.
These essays, which put a unique perspective on the author's own experiences and development, reveal a complex and humane figure of practical political influence as well as of significant literary stature. They will win for Oz new readers, while delighting those who will recognise here the qualities evident in his other writings. Ihr Name:. Folgen Sie uns beck-shop.
Related Under this Blazing Light
Copyright 2019 - All Right Reserved