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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Review: Leaving Home

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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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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


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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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