Dawn

Dawn

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Elisha is a young Jewish man, a Holocaust survivor, and an Israeli freedom fighter in British-controlled Palestine; John Dawson is the captured English officer he will murder at dawn in retribution for the British execution of a fellow freedom fighter. The night-long wait for morning and death provides Dawn, Elie Wiesel's ever more timely novel, with its harrowingly taut, hour-by-hour narrative. Caught between the manifold horrors of the past and the troubling dilemmas of the present, Elisha wrestles with guilt, ghosts, and ultimately God as he waits for the appointed hour and his act of assassination. Dawn is an eloquent meditation on the compromises, justifications, and sacrifices that human beings make when they murder other human beings.show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio | 4 pages
  • 127 x 144.8 x 15.2mm | 68.04g
  • Recorded Books
  • United States
  • English
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged
  • 1419396722
  • 9781419396724
  • 1,676,354

Review quote

"The anguish and loss of the moral Jew who has placed himself on the other side of the gun"show more