By Blood

Version: Unabridged
Author: Ellen Ullman
Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner
Genres: Literature
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: February 2012
# of Units: 12 CDs
Length: 14 hours
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1970s San Francisco. Overhearing the story of a girl's stalled search for her birth mother, a disgraced professor takes up the quest. His research leads deep into the history of displaced-persons camps, postwar Zionism, and the Nazi Lebensborn program.

Author Details

Author Details

Ullman, Ellen

Ellen Ullman is the author of a novel, "The Bug", a "New York Times "Notable Book and runner-up for the PEN/Hemingway Award, and the cult classic memoir "Close to the Machine", based on her years as a rare female computer programmer in the early years of the personal computer era. She lives in San Francisco.