The Promise: The Story of the Zionist Organization of America, 1937-1958.Dalton, Roxanne.The Promise: The Story of the Zionist Organization of America, 1937-1958.NY: Random House, 2007.ISBN 978-0-8129-5121-8This is a collection of short stories from Chaim Potok's early childhood. It's not really a collection as there are only 6
This book is a must read for anyone interested in Jewish history. It tells the story of the Jews of Poland during World War II. It is a compelling first hand account of life in a system where all the Jews had been deported and murdered, only to return to rebuild their lives. The author is a Polish Jew who survived the Holocaust through his grandparents. This book is very readable and informative. It's also very educational for non-Jews who want to learn more about what happened in Poland during
I needed to write a literature review about The Promise and Waterkill books. I read The Promise with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Chaim Potok is a wonderful writer.