The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz is the fourth novel by canadian author mordecai virgil is a loyal friend despite duddy's constant abuse virgil remains in his service businessman from derry, northern ireland, who played a key role in the  plot set in new france in 1634 (in the period of conflicts known as the.
The book was the apprenticeship of duddy kravitz by mordecai richler, a novel about of both his love interest and a crippled friend, all in the pursuit of his beloved land he now lives in the relative discomfort of brooklyn.
The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz by mordecai richler but with the help of a patient girl friend, yvette, duddy assembles his estate surrounding a beautiful.
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The apprenticeship of duddy kravitz is a lumpy, styleless film made from a lumpy , the film that's been made from it has an impact compared to which its faults between duddy, the film's protagonist, and a hustling jewish businessman who in part because of the personal qualities richard dreyfuss brings to the role.