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Foreskins Lament: A Memoir
Foreskins Lament: A Memoir by Shalom Auslander 1594483337 9781594483332
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Foreskins Lament: A Memoir by Shalom Auslander

A New York TimesNotable Book, and a ?haotic, laugh riot?San Francisco Chronicle) of a memoir?first time in trade paperback. Shalom Auslander was raised with a terrified respect for God. Even as he grew up and was estranged from his community, his religion and its traditions, he could not find the path to a life where he didn? struggle daily with the fear of God? formidable wrath. Foreskin? Lamentreveals Auslander? ?ainfully, cripplingly, incurably, miserably religious?youth in a strict, socially isolated Orthodox community, and recounts his rebellion and efforts to make a new life apart from it. His combination of unrelenting humor and anger renders a rich and fascinating portrait of a man grappling with his faith and family.

Author: Shalom Auslander

Language: English

Edition: Reprint

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 320

Publisher: Riverhead Books

Publication Date: 2008-10-07

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ISBN: 1594483337

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