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The Promise

(1969)
(The second book in the Chosen series)
A novel by

 
 
"A superb mirror of a place, a time, and a group of people who capture our immediate interest and hold it tightly."
THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Young Reuven Malter is unsure of himself and his place in life. An unconventional scholar, he struggles for recognition from his teachers. With his old friend Danny Saunders--who himself had abandoned the legacy as the chosen heir to his father's rabbinical dynasty for the uncertain life of a healer--Reuvan battles to save a sensitive boy imprisoned by his genius and rage. Painfully, triumphantly, Reuven's understanding of himself, though the boy change, as he starts to aproach the peace he has long sought....


Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

May 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 1-4352-9400-9 / 978-1-4352-9400-4 (USA edition)
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November 1985 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-8085-8772-2 / 978-0-8085-8772-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Topeka Bindery
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September 1998 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-7838-0256-0 / 978-0-7838-0256-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: G K Hall & Co
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February 1970 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-434-59601-9 / 978-0-434-59601-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd
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August 1969 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-394-44163-X / 978-0-394-44163-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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Paperback Editions

November 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 1-4000-9541-7 / 978-1-4000-9541-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
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August 2004 : USA Paperback

Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-606-31185-8 / 978-0-606-31185-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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September 1997 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-449-00116-4 / 978-0-449-00116-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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November 1985 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-449-20910-5 / 978-0-449-20910-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett
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August 1970 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-449-20076-0 / 978-0-449-20076-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett
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September 1981 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-449-23936-5 / 978-0-449-23936-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett
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October 1971 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
ISBN: 0-14-003330-0 / 978-0-14-003330-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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Kindle Editions

September 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Promise
Author(s): Chaim Potok
Publisher: Anchor
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