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The chosen - the chosen a plot summary the chosen by chaim potok is set in the 1940's neighborhood of brooklyn in williamsburg in the novel the chosen by chaim. The chosen traces a friendship between two jewish boys growing up in brooklyn at the end of world war ii reuven malter, the narrator and one of the novel's two protagonists, is a traditional orthodox jew he is the son of david malter, a dedicated scholar and humanitarian danny saunders, the. Best answer: the chosen - chaim potok in a nutshell the chosen, chaim potok's first novel, was published in 1967 it's the story of two jewish teenage boys coming of age in williamsburg, brooklyn, new york between 1944 and 1949. The chosen: a novel [chaim potok] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers anyone who finds it is finding a jewel its themes are profound and universal— the wall street journal it is the now-classic story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that.
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