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H ARO LD U. R IBA LOW
American Jewish Fiction Books
1974-1975
A
nsell
, J
a ck
.
Dynasty of air.
New York, Arbor House, 1974. 346
p.
A novel about American broadcasting with Jews as important
characters in the industry’s history and in the novel.
B en Am o tz , D a h n .
T
o
remember, to forget.
Trans, by Zeva Shapiro.
Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society, 1974. 399 p.
A European-born Israeli sets out for Germany to untangle a
reparations claim he has filed for losses suffered by his family.
The novel reveals the attitude of today’s Germans toward Jews.
B
ernhard
, R
obert
.
The ullman code.
New York, Putnam, 1975. 288
p .
Another “ thriller” revolving around Nazis, Israelis and European
Jews. Ullman led a revolt in a concentration camp and he may
have been betrayed. Israeli agents try to solve the mysteries of the
past because they may influence the course of current history.
C
handler
, D
av id
.
The gangsters.
New York, Morrow, 1975. 384
p .
A novel about Mendel Rosen, a Jewish gangster who is equal
to his Mafia brothers.
C
h ar yn
, J
e rom e
.
Blue eyes.
New York, Simon and Schuster, 1975. 234 p.
A novel about Manfred “Shotgun” Coen, a New York City de­
tective, a Bronx Jew, and his “ethnic” friends.
C
rosby
, J
o h n
.
An affair of strangers.
New York, Stein and Day, 1975.
261 p.
An Israeli agent shoots and kills three Arab terrorists in Paris.
He misses the fourth, a girl. The chase begins and, of course, the
fut’ure of the Middle East is at stake as the chase continues and
reaches its climax in another international thriller.
D
e lm a n
, D
av id
.
One man’s murder.
New York, McKay, 1975. 165
p .
Another in a series of detective stories featuring Jacob and Helen
Horowitz.
D
oliner
, R
o y
.
For love or money.
New York, Simon and Schuster,
1974. 191 p.
Lou Greff is a New York Jew who runs a Jewish delicatessen in
New York, and he is now dead and in heaven. He is given a
chance to return to earth for about a week to see if he can raise
the money to open Greffs in the Sky.
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