Operation Shylock

Author: Philip Roth
Editor: Vintage
ISBN: 9780679750291
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A Moses in reverse and a man whose self-appointed task is to lead the Jews out of Israel and back to Europe is at the center of this meditation on identity. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
Operation Shylock
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Philip Roth
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Vintage

A Moses in reverse and a man whose self-appointed task is to lead the Jews out of Israel and back to Europe is at the center of this meditation on identity. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.
Operation Shylock
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Philip Roth
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-23 - Publisher: Random House

'Subtle, funny and furious' Observer What if a lookalike stranger stole your name, hijacked your biography, and went about the world pretending to be you? Startlingly, Philip Roth meets a man in Jerusalem called Philip Roth who has been touring Israel - riding high on the author's reputation - preaching
Shylock Is Shakespeare (Large Print 16pt)
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Kenneth Gross
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-21 - Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com

Shylock, the Jewish moneylender in The Merchant of Venice who famously demands a pound of flesh as security for a loan to his antisemitic tormentors, is one of Shakespeare's most complex and idiosyncratic characters. With his unsettling eloquence and his varying voices of protest, play, rage, and refusal, Shylock remains
The Cambridge Companion to Philip Roth
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Timothy Parrish
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

From the moment that his debut book, Goodbye, Columbus (1959), won him the National Book Award, Philip Roth has been among the most influential and controversial writers of our age. Now the author of more than twenty novels, numerous stories, two memoirs, and two books of literary criticism, Roth has
States of Trial
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ann Basu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

This study of five towering Philip Roth novels - Operation Shylock, the American Pastoral trilogy, and The Plot Against America - explores his vision of a turbulent post-war America personified in trial-racked Jewish American men. These works collectively register the impact of post-1945 upheavals upon the nation and American trial-based