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Love and Obsession at the Time of Exile

Love and Obsession at the Time of Exile

by Alexander Askanas

About The Book

In 1968 after the 6-day war, the Polish communist government practically exiled the Jews, Adam, a young cardiologist went to New York and Claire younger Jewish girl, whom he loved, married and left for France. The hasty marriage ended in divorce. The story of exile I told by Adam who is obsessed with love and after a few years is able to persuade Claire to join him in New York. They live happily for two years but afterward, Claire leaves for beloved France and the other man. Adam is disconsolate, but after a few years, he meets his true love, a girl, who was exiled and came to New York at the same time as Adam.

Publication date April 20,2022
Language English
ISBN (Paperback)
979-8-88622-212-8 (E-BOOK)
Genre Fiction, Contemporary
Pages 148
Interior Color Black and White
Book Size 6.000" x 9.000" (229mm x 152mm)

About The Author

Until recently he had been a practicing Manhattan cardiologist. This is his third book.

He also wrote several short stories in Polish, published in the cultural magazines in Warsaw.

His early childhood was spent in the Warsaw Ghetto


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