YANKEV ROVIN (JACOB ROVEN) (b. 1862)
The foreshortened surname of Rovinski, he made his way to the United States. He was the author of: Der falsher shuld-brif, oder der kintslekher erfinder (The false letter of accusation, or the artistic invention), a novel (Warsaw, 1885), 152 pp.; and Tarashtshe, a historye fun a kleyn shtetel in kyever gubernye, ukrayne (Tarashcha, a story of a small town in Kiev Province, Ukraine) (New York, 1935-1937), 2 parts.