The lonely days were Sundays

reflections of a Jewish southerner by Eli N. Evans

Publisher: University Press of Mississippi in Jackson

Written in English
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Places:

  • Southern States,
  • United States,
  • Israel,
  • Southern States.

Subjects:

  • Evans, Eli N.,
  • Jews -- Southern States.,
  • Jews -- United States -- History.,
  • Southern States -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Southern States -- Politics and government.,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations.,
  • Israel -- Politics and government.,
  • United States -- Politics and government.

Edition Notes

Statementby Eli N. Evans.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF220.J5 E8 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 357 p. ;
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1737200M
ISBN 100878056270
LC Control Number92042313
OCLC/WorldCa27172081

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Disable annotations. Sundays too my father got up early. and put his clothes on in the blueblack cold, then with cracked hands that ached.

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