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Heirloom stories from the harnessmaker"s son

by Jack Kamen

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Published by Heirloom Stories in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Kamen, Jack, 1913- -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Children of immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Anecdotes.,
    • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesHarnessmaker"s son
      StatementJack Kamen, as told to Rick Kamen.
      GenreBiography., Anecdotes.
      ContributionsKamen, Rick.
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.J5 K34 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p. :
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL400653M
      ISBN 100966952286
      LC Control Number98094202

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Heirloom Stories from the Harnessmaker's Son Paperback – by Jack Kamen (Author)/5(5). HEIRLOOM STORIES FROM THE HARNESSMAKER'S SON Unknown Binding – January 1, out of 5 stars 5 ratings.

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you had a book. written by your grandfather’s grandfather. It’s filled with his oldest and favorite family stories – the kind elders used to tell before TV was invented.

He knew he wouldn’t be able to tell them to you in person, so he sent them to you this way. The Harnessmaker’s Son Jack Kamen was born in above his father’s harness shop in Brownsville, a Yiddish-speaking section of Brooklyn.

He brings that lost world to life in this humorous, heartwarming, historical collection of family stories with universal appeal. HEIRLOOMS begins in the French seaside city of Saint-Malo, inand ends in the American Midwest in In these linked stories, the war reverberates through four generations of a Jewish family.

Inspired by the author's family stories as well as extensive research, HEIRLOOMS explores assumptions about love, duty, memory and truth/5(26). In 'The Heirloom', antiques aficionado Rick leads a relatively happy life with his wife and son but everything changes with the arrival of an antiques seller.

Desperate to offload a grand mahogany chair which has an intricate design, the seller throws in tons of other furniture /5. Written by Jack Olsen, a long audiobook at close to twenty-three hours of listening, and narrated by Kevin Pierce. Son, originally published inis an accounting of a serial rapist in Spokane, WA in the late s, early s.

An update to the true crime of this story, information not included in the book.4/5. A lice comb—hidden from guards in a Nazi slave labor camp—is a family’s most valuable heirloom because of the story and character it tells of their ancestor.

Thrifted Purple Heart A Purple Heart medal found at a thrift store in Arizona was reunited with its World War 2 veteran’s family. A Mother's Secret by Amy Clipston is exactly that.

A young Amish woman loved a man who didn't love her back. He wanted to leave and she stayed behind. She soon found out she was pregnant. And since then, she has been punished by many including those in her own Amish community. But most of all she has been punishing herself the most/5.

Briefly, there are four complete novellas centered around the heirloom brooch. In the first, Legacy of Love, we are at the beginning of the brooch's story.

Sarah is a companion to a dowager Countess who is dying. It is Sarah's wish to bring her as much happiness as possible during her final days/5. It's truly scary stuff that occurs in the narrative, since it's essentially the author realistically wargaming the collapse of civilization.

Luckily, The Heirloom is much more entertaining than RAND Corp. documents on stability operations, since this is, after all, a story with a plot and well-developed characters/5(4). Me and Rick. He’s the one with the short ears. Didn’t eat enough alfalfa as a colt.

Can’t trot worth a damn, neither, but he’s a real good author. Rick wrote that book, Heirloom Stories from the Harnessmaker’s Son. It’s a collection of his father’s best and oldest stories from the early s.

The series 'Children's Classic Stories' contains total stories in 10 volumes. The stories in this collection show the consequences of greed, pride, and vanity, but also tell of the love that grows from a kind heart and a cheerful nature.

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An easy story to read aloud and one that captivated my daughter. She has danced in the Nutcracker and so felt a particular connection to the story - as well as the difficulty that can happen between friends. I thought the story was a little simple in places, but she loved it and since it is her book and not mine I’ll use her rating for it/5.

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