Download e-book for iPad: Judith: A Novel by Lawrence Durrell

By Lawrence Durrell

A breathtaking novel of ardour and politics, set within the hotbed of Palestine within the Forties, by means of a grasp of twentieth-century fiction


It is the eve of Britain’s withdrawal from Palestine in 1948, a second that might mark the start of a brand new Israel. however the process heritage is doubtful, and Israel’s territorial enemies plan to smother the hot state at its delivery. Judith Roth has escaped the focus camps in Germany in basic terms to be plunged into the hot clash, one with stakes simply as excessive for her as they're for her people.

 

Initially conceived as a screenplay for the 1966 movie starring Sophia Loren, Lawrence Durrell’s formerly unpublished novel bargains an exciting portrayal of a spot and time whilst historic background crashed opposed to the delicate bulwarks of the modernizing world.

 

This booklet gains an creation via editor Richard Pine, which places Judith in context with Durrell’s physique of labor and strains the interesting improvement of the radical. additionally incorporated is an illustrated biography of Lawrence Durrell containing infrequent photographs and never-before-seen records from the author’s property and the British Library’s glossy manuscripts collection.

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