A Surplus of Memory

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A Surplus of Memory

By Yitzhak Zuckerman; Barbara Harshav (Editor); Barbara Harshav (Translator)

University of California Press, Hardcover, 9780520078413, 708pp.

Publication Date: May 7, 1993



About the Author
Yitzhak Zuckerman ("Antek"), 1915-1981, was the last commander of the Jewish Fighting Organization. After World War II he assisted the exodus of surviving Jews to Palestine, where he also emigrated. His memoirs were published in Israel in 1991. Barbara Harshav, who has taught history at various universities and at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, is the translator of several books, including "Jewish Memories (from French, California, 1990) and "American Yiddish Poetry (from Yiddish, with Benjamin Harshav, California, 1986).

Barbara Harshav has translated more than thirty books from German, French, Hebrew, and Yiddish, including After the Holocaust, Jewish Memories, A Surplus of Memory, and My Life as a Radical Jewish Woman. A historian by profession, she lives in New Haven, Connecticut.

Barbara Harshav has translated more than thirty books from German, French, Hebrew, and Yiddish, including After the Holocaust, Jewish Memories, A Surplus of Memory, and My Life as a Radical Jewish Woman. A historian by profession, she lives in New Haven, Connecticut.