SOARE (Sonnenfeld), IULIA

SOARE (Sonnenfeld), IULIA (1920–1971), Romanian author. Soare's semi-autobiographical novel, Familia Calaff ("The Calaff Family", 1956), was a sober appraisal of middle-class Jewish life in a Romanian provincial town during the years 1910–20. Her other works include a fictionalized biography of Stendhal (1957) and Vîrsta de bronz ("The Age of Bronze", 1969), a collection of historical novellas.

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