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Book Information: Pawnbroker, the

Pawnbroker, the (1961) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Sol Nazerman survived the Holocaust. His wife and children did not-he witnessed their murder in a concentration camp. He is now a Harlem pawnbroker, emotionally dead and indifferent to the desperation around him, who runs his shop as a front for a racketeer. With the payoff he joylessly supports a tribe of relatives. In a powerful and unexpected climax, the sacrifice of another man at last reaffirms Sol Nazerman's humanity.
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Original title: The Pawnbroker
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionHistoricalWorld War IIHolocaust
FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Pawnbroker, the

Pawnbroker, the (1961)
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Language: English

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Pawnbroker, the (1961)

ISBN: 0156714221

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