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    • Outwitting History

    • The Amazing Adventures of a Man Who Rescued a Million Yiddish Books
    • By: Aaron Lansky
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 10 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    Recipient of the MacArthur “genius” fellowship and founder of the National Yiddish Book Center, Lansky recounts his efforts to rescue the world’s abandoned Yiddish-language books before they pass out of existence. Outwitting History follows Lansky’s far-flung travels and features the engaging men and women he meets along the way.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I laughed, I cried

    • By BabsD on 08-05-11

    Regular price: $27.99