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Leon Uris Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Uris's Book Reviews

“Exodus” is the story of Kitty Fremont, a Christian nurse, and her love for Ari Ben Canaan, a leader of the Jewish underground set against the background of the struggle for a Jewish homeland in Israel. They meet when he comes aboard a ship filled with refugee Jewish children trying to run a British blockade to reach Palestine in order to organize a hunger strike. Kitty also becomes attached to Karen, a young refugee who becomes like a daught...
Trinity tells the story of two young friends from the north of Ireland. It follows them as they mature and discover their Irish identity and their second class status in the area that they from. Over time, they become dedicated to breaking the political link between Ireland and Britain and join the revolutionary group, the Irish Republican Brotherhood. One, Seamus, excels in the area of writing and the spoken word, while the other, Conor, has the attrib...