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Chicken Soup with Barley - Full Length Play, Drama

Chicken Soup with Barley

Arnold Wesker

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Full Length Play, Drama

2m, 4f

ISBN: 9780413758309

Sara and Harry Kahn and their children, a London Jewish family, are enthusiastic socialists in the 1930s. The play takes them through the war against the Nazis, the promise of the Labor government and the bitterness caused by Soviet repressions. Harry is paralysed, friends and family drift out of …

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$24.95
: Wesker Trilogy, The

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Full Length Play

Drama

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Sara and Harry Kahn and their children, a London Jewish family, are enthusiastic socialists in the 1930s. The play takes them through the war against the Nazis, the promise of the Labor government and the bitterness caused by Soviet repressions. Harry is paralysed, friends and family drift out of politics. Only Sara finds faith and energy to retain left-wing beliefs and face her disillusioned son.

Published in Wesker Plays: 1, The Wesker Trilogy.

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2m, 4f

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Arnold Wesker

Arnold Wesker, considered one of the key figures in 20th Century drama, is the author of 44 plays, 4 volumes of short stories, 2 volumes of essays, an autobiography, a book on journalism, a children's book, extensive journalism, poetry and other assorted writings. He was born in London in 1932. His plays have been translated into 18 languages, and performed worldwide. They include The Kitchen, The ... view full profile

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