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The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan

The Rise of David Levinsky is a novel by Abraham Cahan. It was published in 1917, and remains Cahan's best known work. The book is told in the form of a fictional autobiography.


The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan

Born in Lithuania, Abraham Cahan rose to literary acclaim in America as both a journalist and a writer of fiction. In The Rise of David Levinsky, which stands as Cahan's best-known novel, he charts the trials,...


The White Terror and the Red: A Novel of Revolutionary Russia

by Abraham Cahan

Lithuanian-born author, journalist, and activist Abraham Cahan made a name for himself first with his investigative journalism and later with his fiction, much of which focused on the immigrant experience in...


The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan

A young Hasidic Jew seeks his fortune in New York's Lower East Side. He turns from his religious studies to focus on the business world, where he discovers the high price of assimilation.


Yekl and the Imported Bridegroom and Other Stories of the New York Ghetto

by Abraham Cahan

Yekl (1896), the first novel upon which the much acclaimed film Hester Street was based, was probably the first novel in English that had a hero from the New York's East Side.


The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan

"The most important of all immigrant novels."—Carl Van Doren.


The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan

A young Hasidic Jew struggling to master the Talmud seeks his fortune amid the teeming streets of New York's Lower East Side. The energy formerly focused on his religious studies now turns in the direction of...


Yekl

by Abraham Cahan

His first novel, Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto, was published in 1896. The graphic story of an Americanized Russo-Jewish immigrant, it attracted much attention and was favorably commented on by the press...


The Rise of David Levinsky

by Abraham Cahan & Seth Lipsky

The Rise of David Levinsky, written by the legendary founder and editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, is an early Jewish-American classic. According to the scholar Sam B. Girgus, "The novel is more than an important...