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ISBN: 9780190219628 - The Murder of William of Norwich The Murder of William of Norwich
E M Rose

ISBN10: 0190219629  ISBN13: 9780190219628
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 27 Aug 2015
A true crime drama exploring the emergence of the blood libel against Jews and its persistence throughout history In 1144, the mutilated body of William of Norwich, a young apprentice leatherworker, was found abandoned outside the city's walls. More
ISBN: 9781608464609 - The Diary of Bergen-Belsen The Diary of Bergen-Belsen
Hanna Levy-Hass, Amira Hass

ISBN10: 1608464601  ISBN13: 9781608464609
Publisher: Haymarket Books
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 31 Jul 2015
ISBN: 9781780767505 - Nationalism and the Politics of Fear in Israel Nationalism and the Politics of Fear in Israel
Cathrine Thorleifsson

ISBN10: 1780767501  ISBN13: 9781780767505
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd I.B.Tauris
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Jul 2015
An examination of Mizrahi Jews and their identity within Israeli society. Kiryat Shmona, located near the Israeli-Lebanese border, often makes the news whenever there is an outbreak of violence between the two countries. In Israel's northernmost... More
ISBN: 9780300190984 - Age of Secrecy Age of Secrecy
Daniel Jutte

ISBN10: 0300190980  ISBN13: 9780300190984
Publisher: Yale University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 03 Jul 2015
The fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries were truly an Age of Secrecy in Europe, when arcane knowledge was widely believed to be positive knowledge that extended into all areas of daily life, from the economic, scientific, and political... More
ISBN: 9780552171472 - Goodbye East End Goodbye East End
David Merron

ISBN10: 0552171476  ISBN13: 9780552171472
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd Corgi Books
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 02 Jul 2015
As Hitler's bombs threatened London during World War Two, eight-year-old David Merron was removed from his family and close-knit Jewish community in the East End and evacuated to the safety of the English countryside. Placed into the car of... More
ISBN: 9780812247244 - A Traveling Homeland A Traveling Homeland
Daniel Boyarin

ISBN10: 0812247248  ISBN13: 9780812247244
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Jun 2015
In A Traveling Homeland, Daniel Boyarin makes the case that the Babylonian Talmud is a diasporist manifesto producing and defining the practices that constitute Jewish diasporic identity in the form of textual, interpretive communities built... More
ISBN: 9780691165660 - Maimonides Maimonides
Moshe Halbertal

ISBN10: 0691165661  ISBN13: 9780691165660
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 16 Jun 2015
Maimonides was the greatest Jewish philosopher and legal scholar of the medieval period, a towering figure who has had a profound and lasting influence on Jewish law, philosophy, and religious consciousness. This book provides a comprehensive and... More
ISBN: 9781107014268 - The Polish Underground and the Jews, 1939-1945 The Polish Underground and the Jews, 1939-1945
Joshua D Zimmerman

ISBN10: 1107014263  ISBN13: 9781107014268
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 05 Jun 2015
Zimmerman examines the attitude and behavior of the Polish Underground towards the Jews during the Holocaust. The Polish Underground and the Jews, 1939-1945 examines one of the central problems in the history of Polish-Jewish relations... More
ISBN: 9781250062642 - Why the Germans? Why the Jews? Why the Germans? Why the Jews?
Gotz Aly

ISBN10: 1250062640  ISBN13: 9781250062642
Publisher: St Martin's Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 05 May 2015
Shows that German anti-Semitism did not originate with racist ideology or religious animosity, as is often supposed. The author demonstrates that it was rooted in a more basic emotion: material envy. Countless people have grappled with these... More
ISBN: 9781632206541 - Our Crime Was Being Jewish Our Crime Was Being Jewish
Anthony S Pitch

ISBN10: 1632206544  ISBN13: 9781632206541
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 23 Apr 2015
In the shouted words of a woman bound for Auschwitz to a man about to escape from a cattle car, "If you get out, maybe you can tell the story! Who else will tell it?" Our Crime Was Being Jewish contains 576 vivid memories of 358 Holocaust survivors. More