Leaving home: a memoir

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Thorndike Press, 1994 - 345 pagine
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The renowned humorist describes his difficult childhood in foster homes, the wanderlust that took him from New York's Hebrew Orphan Asylum to Paris, and his years in Paris. (Biography).

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Recensione dell'utente  - Kevin A. - Goodreads

The irony of the title is that he did not ever feel he had a home. His mother was committed within months of his birth in 1925, and he was placed in a series of foster homes/orphanages until his mid ... Leggi recensione completa

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Recensione dell'utente  - Cara - Goodreads

Although I had no idea who Art Buchwald was prior to reading this Memoir, I truly enjoyed it! I have since learned much more about Art Buchwald (on the internet and from friends, family, etc.). After ... Leggi recensione completa

Indice

Feeding Requirements
59
Shopping Developing Good Eating
65
Housebreaking and Dogs and the Law
172
Copyright

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Informazioni sull'autore (1994)

Art Buchwald was born in Mt. Vernon, New York and raised in Hollis, Queens. He has written thirty-two books-including two children's books and two novels. He was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for "Outstanding Commentary" in 1982.

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