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Cahan, Abraham 1860-1951

Overview
Works: 237 works in 573 publications in 4 languages and 8,883 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Psychological fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  History 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3505.A254, 891.709
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The rise of David Levinsky by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
95 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 rising to the top of the business world, where he discovers the high price of assimilation
The younger Russian writers by Abraham Cahan ( )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yekl; and the imported bridegroom and other stories of the New York ghetto by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
15 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film Hester Street based on Yekl (1896). Novel, other stories among first about Jewish immigrants on New York's East Side
The imported bridegroom, and other stories of the New York ghetto by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
22 editions published between 1898 and 2008 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grandma never lived in America : the new journalism of Abraham Cahan by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yekl a tale of the New York Ghetto by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
23 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 both in America and in England. W.D. Howells compared Cahan's work to that of Stephen Crane, and prophesied for him a successful literary future
The white terror and the red : a novel of revolutionary Russia by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
11 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 America and specifically New York City. In The White Terror and the Red, however, the action unspools against the dramatic backdrop of the Russia's revolutionary struggles
Socialism, fascism, communism by Joseph Shaplen ( Book )
4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jewish socialists in the United States : the Cahan debate, 1925-1926 by Jacob Goldstein ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hisṭorye fun di Fereynigṭe Shṭaaṭen : miṭ eyntselheyṭen ṿegen der enṭdeḳung un eroberung fun Ameriḳa by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
in Yiddish and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Di neshome yeseyre, un Fenni's ḥasanim by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1913 in Yiddish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hear the other side, a symposium of democratic socialist opinion by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rashel : a biyografye by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
8 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in Yiddish and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fertsig yohr in der Idisher arbeyṭer baṿegung : (bleṭlakh erinerungen) by B Ṿaynshṭeyn ( Book )
5 editions published between 1924 and 2000 in Yiddish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Palesṭine : a bazukh in yohr 1925 un in 1929 by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1934 in Yiddish and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der toydt fun Ivan Ilitsh : ertsehlung by Leo Tolstoy ( Book )
5 editions published in 1918 in Yiddish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sholem Ash's nayer ṿeg by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1941 and 2000 in Yiddish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Di kreytser sonata = (Kreĭtserova sonata) by Leo Tolstoy ( Book )
9 editions published between 1911 and 2000 in Yiddish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God of vengeance by Donald Margulies ( Book )
3 editions published between 1918 and 1924 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margulies' compelling new version of the classic Yiddish drama
[Hisṭorie fun di Fareynigṭe shṭaṭen by Abraham Cahan ( Book )
7 editions published between 1910 and 2000 in Yiddish and Hebrew and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ḳahan, Ab 1860-1951
Ḳahan, Ab. (Abraham), 1860-1951
Kahan, Abraham.
Ḳahan, Abraham 1860-1951
Kahan, Av.
Kahan, Av 1860-1951
Kahan, Avraham.
Kahan, Avraham 1860-1951
Kahan, Avrom 1860-1951
Kohen ʾAb 1860-1951
Qahan ʾAb 1860-1951
Qahan ʾAbraham 1860-1951
טהאמאשעווסקי, ב 1866־1939
כאהן, אברהם 1860-1951
כהן, אב
כהן אב 1860-1951
כהן, אברהם 1860-1951
קאהאן, א.
קאהאן, א 1806־1951
קאהאן, א 1860־1951
קאהאן, אב
קאהאן אב 1860-1951
קאהאן, אב 1951־1860
קאהאן, אב 1951־1960
קאהאן אברהם 1860-1951
קאהען, אברהם 1860-1951
קהן, אברהם 1860-1951
Languages
English (234)
Yiddish (72)
German (2)
Hebrew (2)
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