Yoram Kaniuk - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Zeva Shapiro
    • 23.06.13 | 00:27 (IDT)

    As you indicate, "The Acrophile" was Kaniuk's first published novel. However, his original Hebrew manuscript was rejected in Israel; it was only after the English publication by Atheneum,, in 1961 (in my translation and after much joint editing) that it was published by Shocken in Hebrew (I963). I hope this sets the record straight-- Zeva Shapiro

    from the article: Israeli author Yoram Kaniuk dies of cancer aged 83
    First published 22:16 08.06.13 | Last updated 22:16 08.06.13
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