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Five boyhoods

Martin Levin

Five boyhoods

Howard Lindsay, Harry Golden, Walt Kelly, William K. Zinsser and John Updike.

by Martin Levin

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lindsay, Howard, -- 1889-1968.,
  • Golden, Harry, -- 1902-,
  • Kelly, Walt.,
  • Zinsser, William Knowlton.,
  • Updike, John.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS221 .L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16489498M

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Five Boyhoods Harry Golden, Walt Kelly, Howard Lindsay, John Updike & William K. Zinsser Hardcover – January 1, by Martin (Edited by) Levin (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Reviews: 1.

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I wrote about her once, many years ago, in a memoir for a book called Five Boyhoods. Describing the grandmother I knew as a boy, I praised her strength but also noted that she was a difficult presence in our lives.

After the book came out, my mother defended the mother-in-law who had made her own life far from easy. Life and career. Golden was born Herschel Goldhirsch (or Goldenhurst) in the shtetl Mikulintsy, Ukraine, then part of Austria-Hungary.

His mother Nuchama (nee Klein) was Romanian and his father Leib was Austrian. In Leib Goldhirsch, a former Hebrew teacher, emigrated to Winnipeg, Manitoba, only to move the family to New York City the next year and "became an.

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It was called Five Boyhoods, and Five boyhoods book consisted of memoirs written by five men who grew up in successive decades of the twentieth century. The first chapter, by Howard Lindsay, described his turn-of-the-century boyhood in Atlantic City, a sunny Victorian world not much different from the one he would inhabit many years later as coauthor and star Brand: HMH Books.

I wrote about her once, many years ago, in a memoir for a book called Five Boyhoods. Describing the grandmother I knew as a boy, I praised her but also noted that she was a difficult presence in our lives. After the book came out, my mother defended the mother-in-law who had made her own life far from Size: 2MB.

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Using third-person narration, J. Coetzee depicts his boyhood (ages ten to thirteen) in South Africa, where he experiences familial problems, racial prejudice, and an identity crisis.

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