Steven Pressfield,Shawn Coyne's An American Jew: A Writer Confronts His Own Exile and PDF

By Steven Pressfield,Shawn Coyne

"Deeply own and profoundly moving...An American Jew has stuffed me with the affection and delight for my brothers and sisters, the kids of Israel."-- Randall Wallace, writer of BRAVEHEART and director of HEAVEN IS FOR REALSteven Pressfield grew up assuming he was once like any different child in his red-white-and-blue, Sunday-School attending, Christmas-tree adorning suburb. Then at age 13 he discovered he used to be in reality now not a member of that tribe, yet of a truly diverse one. 5 a long time later, in November 2011, Pressfield boarded an El Al jet sure for Israel. in the end, he'd dedicated to gaining knowledge of and writing THE LION'S GATE, a booklet that might eventually strive against with the riddle of his personal id. What he realized as an artist and a guy within the 3 years it took to accomplish the paintings is the topic of AN AMERICAN JEW, an on-the-front-lines account of the inventive all its splendidly confounding forms.

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