Wiseman, Adele

   Canadian novelist. She was born in Winnipeg. Some of her works, including The Sacrifice and Crackpot, deal with Jewish life.

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  • WISEMAN, ADELE — (1928–1992), Canadian author. Wiseman was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Her parents had emigrated from the Ukraine in 1923 and spent two years in Montreal before settling in Winnipeg s North End, a vibrant enclave of Jewish, German,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Adele Wiseman — (21 May 1928 ndash; 1 June 1992) was a Canadian author.Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, she received a B.A. from the University of Manitoba in 1949. Her parents were Russian Jews who emigrated from the Ukraine to Canada, in part, to escape the pogroms …   Wikipedia

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  • Wiseman — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Adele Wiseman (1928–1992), kanadische Autorin Chad Wiseman (* 1981), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Debbie Wiseman (* 1963), britische Filmkomponistin, Dirigentin und Orchestratorin Frederick Wiseman (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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