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Title The wherewithal : a novel in verse / Philip Schultz.
Author Schultz, Philip, author.
Publication New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2014]
Edition First edition.
Description 181 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary This astonishing novel in verse tells the story of Henryk Wyrzykowski, a drifting, haunted young man hiding from the Vietnam War in the basement of a San Francisco welfare building and translating his mother's diaries. The diaries concern the Jedwabne massacre, an event that took place in German-occupied Poland in 1941. Wildly inventive, dark, beautiful, and unrelenting, The Wherewithal is a meditation on the nature of evil and the destruction of war"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- Fiction.
Mothers and sons -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Diaries -- Fiction.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Jedwabne -- Fiction.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Poland -- Jedwabne -- Fiction.
Genre Novels in verse.
ISBN 0393240940 (hardcover) :
9780393240948 (hardcover) :

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