The Fixer Author:Bernard Malamud Yakov Bok is a handyman -- a fixer -- one of the world's modest little men, beset by anxieties, tormented by the irrational prejudice of his neighbors, and persecuted by the agents of a remote and all-powerful state. When Yakov, with stubborn strength, defies his accusers, this unforgettable little man is transformed into a moral giant. — Winner ... more »of The National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and a worldwide best seller, this famous novel depicts the triumph of the individual over the arrogance of power.
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