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Carole Malkin
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Schocken (September 13, 1987)
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Start by marking The Journeys of David Toback: As Retold by His Granddaughter as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. While I followed David from page to page I could not help but thinking of my own ancestors growing up in the oppressive Czarist Russia. I wondered how similar their journeys both through life and across the great Atlantic had been. I was also left picturing the good people from Fiddler on the Roof.

The Journeys of David. Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Journeys of David Toback. by. Carole Malkin (Goodreads Author).

Carole and the Journeys of David Toback. The final finished version was published by Schocken Press as The Journeys of David Toback in 1981. David Toback was Carole’s maternal grandfather. As the books were translated, Carole began to know the grandfather that she had only seen a few times as a child. But Carole found that the completed translation needed additional work.

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Adding descriptive touches, making fabric where there was only thread, Carole Malkin took the five handwritten notebooks of her s memories and fashioned a picaresque out of them. Born in 1875, David lived in little Shumsk until a rebbe's letter recommending the boy's holiness and receptivity to learning Torah sent him, at 14, on the road to the yeshiva in Kishinev. Stopping at Proskurov, he boarded with a rich but unspeakably unfriendly uncle and aunt. THE JOURNEYS OF DAVID TOBACK: As Retold by his Granddaughter Carole Malkin. Get weekly book recommendations

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Forty years later, his notebooks were rediscovered by his granddaughter Carole Malkin, who wrote the Journeys of David Toback. This collaboration across decades and generations has given us a fascinating saga of restless wandering and growing self-consciousness, a life story that reads like the most skillful fiction.

Carole completed two more novels and has now self-published them. Both are striking and trenchant coming-of-age narratives. The novel is about the transformation and redemption of a Berkeley juvenile delinquent who is sent to an Israeli Yeshiva to be rehabilitated. Karl’s story-he later adopts the name of Baruch-is intertwined with that of his hippy mother, Lisa, a supporter of drug experimentation and promiscuous sex.

Download PDF book format. General Note: "Based on an English translation of an unpublished Yiddish memoir by David Toback" Prelim. Choose file format of this book to download: pdf chm txt rtf doc. Download this format book. The journeys of David Toback : as retold by his granddaughter Carole Malkin. Book's title: The journeys of David Toback : as retold by his granddaughter Carole Malkin. Personal Name: Toback, David. Rubrics: Jews Soviet Union Biography Large type books. Download now The journeys of David Toback : as retold by his granddaughter Carole Malkin.

Translated from the Yiddish by Carole Malkin. David Toback's memoirs will not encourage them

Translated from the Yiddish by Carole Malkin. New York: Schocken Books, 1981 (216 pp. David Toback's memoirs will not encourage them. Toback's father, a miller, had difficulty finding work, so the family moved frequently. Toback could not name some of the towns in which he had lived.

A true life account of a Jew's life and travels in nineteenth-century Russia, his immigration to the United States, and his experiences starting a new life