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The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (Between the Covers Classics)

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Published by BTC Audiobooks .
Written in English

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  • Fiction,
  • Abridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Audio Adult: Books On Tape,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Audiobooks,
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    Open LibraryOL8315270M
    ISBN 100864922450
    ISBN 109780864922458


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It's the post WWII era. Taxi driver Max Kravitz, who pimps on the side, lives with his two grown sons - early twenty-something medical student Lennie Kravitz, and late teen Duddy Kravitz, who has. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the novel that established Mordecai Richler as one of the world’s best comic writers.

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Duddy Kravitz (Dreyfuss) is an year-old Jewish kid from Montreal whose mother is dead, and whose father drives a cab and does a little pimping on the side to pay the bills and send Duddy 92%. The The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like : Mordecai Richler.

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Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the best known novel by one of Canada's preeminent authors. In Duddy, Mordecai Richler has created an unforgettable character. Duddy is an ambitious, driven young man from Montreal's St Urbain's district who will do anything to get ahead, but at what cost?Reviews:   The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the novel that established Mordecai Richler as one of the world’s best comic writers.

Growing up in the heart of Montreal’s Jewish ghetto, Duddy Kravitz is obsessed with his grandfather’s saying, “A man without land is nothing.”Author: Richler. Growing up in the heart of Montreal’s Jewish ghetto, Duddy Kravitz is obsessed with his grandfather’s saying, “A man without land is nothing.” In his relentless pursuit of property and his drive to become a somebody, he will wheel and deal, he will swindle and forge, he will even try making movies.

The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the story of a young Jewish man from Montreal who learns lessons in life from a series of people who serve as his mentors. As their apprentice, he is given the opportunity to observe their lives and learn from them, and as he does, he carves a course for a life he believes will bring him power and money.

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