Where The Jackals Howl

by Amos Oz

Paperback, 1992

Status

Available

Publication

Vintage (1992), 352 pages

Description

Where the Jackals Howlis prize-winning author Amos Oz's first collection of stories. On publication it received immediate critical acclaim and revealed Oz to be a master craftsman probing the emotional depths of his characters. The lives of ordinary Israelis are set against the backdrop of community life in a Kibbutz. The fate of these individuals, their drives, ambitions and idiosyncrasies, are grounded by the physical and social structure of their community as Oz portrays their world as a microcosm of the wider world.

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

352 p.; 7.8 inches

ISBN

0099982005 / 9780099982005
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