Michael Kind, descendiente de judíos criado en un barrio marginal de Nueva York, se debate entre el antagónico legado recibido por su abuelo y su educador . Como siempre el autor nos lleva por caminos inesperados. El libro es una muestra seria; pero entretenida sobre la vida de algunos grupos judios en USA. Buy El rabino by Noah Gordon, Adolfo Martín (ISBN: ) from Eh leido algunos libros de Noha Gordon pero esta no esta tan buena en mi.
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Some of the topics covered within his novels include medical history and medical ethics. Noah Gordon’s first novel. May 02, Joseph Janus rated it liked it. Jul 15, Sam Shiraishi rated it it was ok.
I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Oct 20, Judy Chessin rated it liked it Recommended to Judy by: The Rabbi was written much earlier and it shows, but it’s still a solid novel.
The author’s writing style is comfortable and, at times, penetrating. Jan 24, Brenda rated it it was ok.
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I really recommend this book to all serious readers. Recently read The Jerusalem Rabuno which was offered as a special on Amazon and loved it.
The characters interested me less than the journey.
Arab madrassas are the only authentic medical noa, and he makes his perilous way to Persia. In the wilderness he befriends the starving remnants of the Sauk tribe, who have fled their reservation. It was a nice story, but again, I couldn’t figure out why a fictional rabbi’s life deserved an entire book. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.
Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I am cutting him some slack, believing he developed a stronger idea of what makes good writing and what makes a good book as he wrote more books. This is explained in exactly one sentence – a vague feeling that there should be some progress.
He is a clergyman who attempted to balance his aging process, his family, and his congregation in as rational a way as he knew how.
Are relations between the faiths any different? Michael meets, falls in love with and marries a minister’s daughter who converts to Judaism. Nov 04, S. Showing of 1 reviews. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I chose to rate it 5 for a good story that depicts the struggles of man and having the will to stay positive and move on with life and cherish what we have.
The Rabbi by Noah Gordon
Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? The characters seemed less developed as those in his later books. The link with his grandfather and some months study is not enough to explain why he suddenly decides to become a Rabbi.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Because of the way it alternated between present and past, I would get a sense of re “now” and then the background that molded and shaped it. What happens to both the Rabbi and the wife when she is viewed as an obstacle to his advancement? Noah Gordon is an American novelist. But everything melts away. Contemporary here is the s, but it feels very much like the type of contemporary that I read in school and ran away from as fast as I could once reading it was no longer required.
The marriage is a moving story of how love changes. The same is true of his wife’s conversion. Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Rabbi Michael Kind is married to a woman who converted to Judaism in order to marry him.
I wouldn’t recommend it.
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