Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press; 1 edition (October 1, 2009)
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The dream was once continuously a similar: i used to be again in Russia. My kinfolk was once sitting round the Sabbath desk: Mama, Papa, child Hannah and my brothers Lemmel and Shloyme. i used to be telling a narrative approximately America—there have been gold streets and chickens roosting in bushes. abruptly, Papa and that i have been on board a boat crusing far-off. forward I observed the Statue of Liberty towering over the harbor of latest York, yet she raised her hand excessive above her head to forestall us. I seemed round for Papa. i used to be all alone.Then I awakened and remembered.Papa and that i had arrived at Ellis Island. for 3 years we were residing at the reduce East part of recent York. Papa labored in a sweatshop making money to convey over the remainder of the relations, whereas I labored after tuition. I dreamed of the day our kin will be jointly again.And the following day, it should ultimately ensue. may they love the United States like I did or might they are saying "a curse on Columbus" as the New international introduced them not anything yet hassle and tough work?Eve Tal was once born within the usa, yet lives on Kibbutz Hatzor in Israel. Cursing Columbus is her moment younger grownup ancient novel and is the sequel to Double Crossing, that's according to her grandfather's emigration tale from the Ukraine.