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Independently published


Paperback ISBN 9781006285363

Hardback ISBN  9781006285394

210 pp

Samuel Isban

December 2021

On the Scaffolds, Samuel Isban's 1936 collection of short stories, translated from the Yiddish for the first time, offers a series of vignettes and character studies set in Mandatory Palestine during the 1920s.

About the Author

Samuel Isban (1905–1995) was born in Gostynin, Poland and emigrated to America in 1937.

A prolific journalist and author in both Yiddish and Hebrew, Isban published numerous novels and short story collections.



Also available from the same author:

"Illegal Jews Part the Seas

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Translated from the Yiddish
אויף רושטאָוואניעס

eBook available in Mobi and Epub formats

On the Scaffolds

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