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Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948 by Madeleine Albright
Big City Eyes (Ballantine Reader's Circle) by Delia Ephron
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Five Moral Pieces by Umberto Eco
The Fish Can Sing (Vintage International) by Halldor Laxness
Jerusalem 1913: The Origins of the Arab-Israeli Conflict by Amy Dockser Marcus
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About meI live in Washington, DC - a city I love.
About my libraryMy library is as eclectic as can be; my interestes range from literature to science and the occasional political cartoons compilation. I have several Portuguese and Hebrew language books (I am Brazilian, and Jewish) and I have a love of German expressionism (think Thomas Mann). My little library is also overflowing with books on Israel, Judaism, the Holocaust and WWII, poetry, crime procedurals, linguistics and philosophy.
GroupsBrasil, Existentialism, German literature and poetry, I Survived the Great Vowel Shift, Israeli LibraryThingers, Jewish Cookbooks and Cookery, Jewish History, Literature in Portuguese, Poetry Fool, poetry in translation —show all groups, Romance Languages, Second World War History, The Middle East, Washington, DC, Whisky
Favorite authorsYehuda Amichai, Carlos Drummond de Andrade, Jane Austen, Elizabeth Bishop, Elias Canetti, Rubem Fonseca, Günter Grass, Hermann Hesse, Clarice Lispector, Thomas Mann, Amos Oz, Fernando Pessoa, Meir Shalev (Shared favorites)
Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceMar 2, 2008
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