1st ed. - Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010.
Book — 593 p. ; 24 cm.
When Dr. Jakob Josef Sammelsohn arrives in Vienna in the 1890s, he happens to meet Sigmund Freud, has a series of affairs, is haunted by the ghost of his abandoned wife, and eventually ends up in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1940. His Candide-like adventures illuminate a Europe moving between a new scientific age and age-old superstitions and beliefs.
1st ed. - Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1997.
Book — 256 p. ; 22 cm.
Chaim Skibelski, a concentration camp prisoner who escapes death by Nazi firing squad, wanders like a ghost through memories of the past, accompanied by a rabbi who has changed into a talking crow. (source: Nielsen Book Data)