By Steven Pressfield,Shawn Coyne

"Deeply own and profoundly moving...An American Jew has stuffed me with the affection and satisfaction for my brothers and sisters, the youngsters of Israel."-- Randall Wallace, writer of BRAVEHEART and director of HEAVEN IS FOR REALSteven Pressfield grew up assuming he was once like all different child in his red-white-and-blue, Sunday-School attending, Christmas-tree adorning suburb. Then at age 13 he discovered he was once in reality now not a member of that tribe, yet of a really assorted one. 5 many years later, in November 2011, Pressfield boarded an El Al jet certain for Israel. in the end, he'd devoted to learning and writing THE LION'S GATE, a publication that may eventually strive against with the riddle of his personal identification. What he realized as an artist and a guy within the 3 years it took to accomplish the paintings is the topic of AN AMERICAN JEW, an on-the-front-lines account of the artistic process...in all its splendidly confounding forms.

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