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7 edition of Son of a Smaller Hero found in the catalog.

Son of a Smaller Hero

by Mordecai Richler

  • 238 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by New Canadian Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction / Literary

  • Edition Notes

    New Canadian Library

    ContributionsRoy Smith (Afterword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8076848M
    ISBN 100771099703
    ISBN 109780771099700

    Summary. Wanting only to win or die, Turnus demands that the terms of single combat with Aeneas be set. The next morning both armies line up and people watch from Latium's walls to see the fight. Still defying Fate, Juno urges Turnus's sister, Juturna, to save him from death. Making offerings before the duel, Aeneas vows to deal honorably with the Italians, win or lose.   What makes this book particularly significant is its meaning for three generations of Americans: the author's father, Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, hero in World War II and the Korean War, who.

      My Dad is A SUPER HERO. I gave this wonderful book to my Dad for his 78th Birthday on September 26th! What I did, I wrote on each and every page, a personalized message of something my Father did in the past for me or someone that is in common with the HERO and message on that individual : Hallmark. and are two series of superhero novels by the English author Andy Briggs.. follows the exploits of four friends: Toby, Pete, Emily and Lorna. While surfing the internet during a thunderstorm they discover the mysterious site. The nameless icons depict stick-figures in a variety of super-poses.

    Son of Hero 惊天岳雷 is a episode Chinese TV series about the coming-of-age story of Yue Lei, the rebellious second son of Yue Fei as he takes up his spear to avenge the death of his father and brother. History was not as kind to the heroic Yue family whose great deeds ended in tragedy, yet Son of Hero is largely a work of fiction. Book 1: ThaT ingenious hero Identify Places and Characters: hyperion the sun god; a Titan sometimes referred to as Helios Calypso daughter of Atlas; nymph on the island of Ogygia aegisthus (ay-gis-thus) a cousin to Agamemnon who killed him in Argos with Clytemnestra’s help orestes (ohr-es-teez) son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra; killed Aegisthus and his.


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Son of a Smaller Hero by Mordecai Richler Download PDF EPUB FB2

Son of a Smaller Hero book. Read 17 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Young Noah Adler, passionate, ruthlessly idealistic, is the p /5(17). Son of a Smaller Hero is the story of an angry young man’s confused search for his identity. In what is generally regarded as an apprentice work, Mordecai Richler presents a fairly realistic.

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About Son of a Smaller Hero. Young Noah Adler, passionate, ruthlessly idealistic, is the prodigal son of Montreal’s Jewish ghetto.

Finding tradition in league with self-delusion, he attempts to shatter the ghetto’s illusory walls by entering the foreign territory of the here, freedom and self-determination continue to elude him. Son of a smaller hero. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Mordecai Richler.

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Editions for Son of a Smaller Hero: (Paperback published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in Son of a Smaller Hero is a novel by Canadian author Mordecai Richler, first published in by André Deutsch. One of Richler's earliest works, it displays an earnest and gritty realism in comparison to his somewhat more satirical later novels.

It is sometimes assigned reading for high school English classes in : Mordecai Richler. Son of a Smaller Hero is a compassionate, penetrating account of the nature of belonging, told with the savage realism for which Mordecai Richler’s fiction is celebrated.

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Son of a Smaller Hero is a compassionate, penetrating account of the nature of belonging, told with the savage realism for which Mordecai Richler's fiction. Son of a Smaller Hero is a story largely about independence and wrestling with family and cultural histories while choosing who to be.

Balancing Cultural Roots with the Search for Independence. Son of a Smaller Hero by Richler, Mordecai A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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Hero brings together the wisdom and insight of twelve of the most successful people living in the world today. By following the epic journeys to success of each of these living heroes, Hero reveals the inner qualities a person needs to live their own greatest dream –.

Son of a Smaller Hero is an interesting, if not suspenseful, narrative, peopled with a cast of realistic and cardboard characters. It should be part of any high school collection but perhaps not in this edition.

This edition has very small print and such narrow margins that I had to break the binding to see the words in the centre. Son of a Smaller Hero is a compassionate, penetrating account of the nature of belonging, told with the savage realism for which Mordecai Richler's fiction is celebrated.

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