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apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz

Mordecai Richler

apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz

by Mordecai Richler

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Published by Penguin Books Ltd. in Harmondsworth, Eng .
Written in English


Edition Notes

RBSC copy: Original paperback with illustrated covers.

StatementMordecai Richler.
SeriesPenguin book
The Physical Object
Pagination315, [5] p. (p. [4]-[5] at end publisher"s advertisements)
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19181160M

Jan 11,  · While I dont ordinarily like the film versions of books I love (Duddy kravitz being a book I love), the version of The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is a film that is very true to the book, with Richard Dreyfus in a wonderful protrayal of Duddy. It’s hillarious – if you like the book I highly recommend the film. Like Like. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the story of a young Jewish man from Montreal who learns lessons in life from a series of people who serve as his mentors. As their apprentice, he is given the opportunity to observe their lives and learn from them, and as he does, he carves a course for a life he believes will bring him power and money.

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In the book The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz by Mordecai Richler, Duddy Kravitz is the apprentice to life in order to find out the truth about himself. Different characters come in and out of Duddy’s life and act as masters towards him.

These people all have specific lessons to teach him, and it’s up to. Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the best known novel by one of Canada's preeminent authors. In Duddy, Mordecai Richler has created an unforgettable character. Duddy is an ambitious, driven young man from Montreal's St Urbain's district who will do anything to get ahead, but at what cost?/5(37).

brightsideglobaltrade.com Duddy was not born into money, his father, Max, was a taxi driver, and pulled in a low income. Max's brother, Benjy had money and always played favourites with Duddy's brother, Lennie by giving him money and opportunities.

Duddy always had to struggle for his money, and in one his many struggles he borrows his father's taxi cab, which is his only source of income, but. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz, by Mordecai Richler, originally published infollows the exploits of a working-class Jewish boy growing up in a turbulent neighborhood and family in Montreal, Canada.

Told in four parts, the novel chronicles Duddy’s relentless pursuit of higher social status and monetary success. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the novel that established Mordecai Richler as one of the world’s best comic writers. Growing up in the heart of Montreal’s Jewish ghetto, Duddy Kravitz is obsessed with his grandfather’s saying, “A man without land is nothing.”/5(26).

Jul 01,  · "The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz" is the novel that established Mordecai Richler as one of the world's best comic writers. Growing up in the heart of Montreal's Jewish ghetto, Duddy Kravitz is obsessed with his grandfather's saying, "A man without land is nothing."Cited by: From Mordecai Richler, one of our greatest satirists, comes one of literature's most delightful characters, Duddy Kravitz -- in a novel that belongs in the pantheon of seminal twentieth century books.

Duddy -- the third generation of a Jewish immigrant family in Montreal -- is combative, amoral, scheming, a liar, and totally hilarious. From his street days tormenting teachers at the Jewish 4/5(11). Oct 14,  · The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (henceforth Apprenticeship). Since its publication inreaders of Mordecai Richler’s Apprenticeship have shown wide-ranging reactions to the book.

From “masterpiece” to “disgusting,” the book has received all possible qualifiers between the two ends of /5. The main character is Duddy Kravitz, a young man on the verge of graduating high school. Duddy lives in the St. Urbain neighbourhood of Montreal in the ‘40s, and the novel takes place in the city and in the resort areas of the Laurentian mountains where Duddy works after graduating high school.

It's the post WWII era. Taxi driver Max Kravitz, who pimps on the side, lives with his two grown sons - early twenty-something medical student Lennie Kravitz, and late teen Duddy Kravitz, who has just graduated from high school - in the working class Jewish neighborhood of Montréal.

Aug 03,  · The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (Book): Richler, Mordecai: From Mordecai Richler, one of the greatest satirists, comes one of literature's most delightful characters, Duddy Kravitz - in a novel that belongs in the pantheon of seminal twentieth century books. Duddy - the third generation of a Jewish immigrant family in Montreal - is combative, amoral, scheming, a liar, and totally.

The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is a novel published by writer Mordecai Richler in the year The book starts out with the titular character, Duddy Kravitz, as a misguided kid still in high. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz is the fourth novel by Canadian author Mordecai Richler.

It was first published in by André Deutsch, then adapted to the screen in Contents.Mar 01,  · Mordecai Richler was born in Montreal in Among his most successful novels are The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz (made into an acclaimed film starring Richard Dreyfuss), St.

Urbain's Horseman, Solomon Gursky Was Here, and Barney's Version. He divides his time between Canada (Montreal and Lake Memphremagog) and London. show more/5(K).From Mordecai Richler, one of our greatest satirists, comes one of literature's most delightful characters, Duddy Kravitz - in a novel that belongs in the pantheon of seminal 20th century books.

Duddy - the third generation of a Jewish immigrant family in Montreal - is combative, amoral, scheming, a .