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  • The world according to Wouk

    By Jonathan Kirsch

    January 6, 2016 | 4:33 pm

    Herman Wouk is one of our living masters, the author of “Marjorie Morningstar,” “The Caine Mutiny,” “This Is My God” and other novels, plays and works of nonfiction. Yet, when British philosopher Isaiah Berlin suggested Wouk write an autobiography, Wouk’s wife encouraged him to...

  • Herman Wouk spins filmmaking yarn

    November 21, 2012 | 1:57 pm

    When I quickly first read the Wall Street Journal’s brief note that Herman Wouk had written a new novel, “The Lawgiver” (Simon & Schuster: $25.99), about making a film about the life of Moses, my synapses apparently misfired. It isn’t about the “life” of Moses, as I first misread...