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ISBN: 9780567062697 - The Temple in Text and Tradition The Temple in Text and Tradition
R Timothy McLay

ISBN10: 0567062694  ISBN13: 9780567062697
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Dec 2014
The Second Temple period is an era that marked a virtual explosion in the world of literature, with the creation, redaction, interpretation, and transmission of Jewish texts that represented diverse languages and ideologies. The creation of many... More

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ISBN: 9780415778510 - The Holocaust The Holocaust
Omer Bartov

ISBN10: 0415778514  ISBN13: 9780415778510
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 09 Dec 2014
Holocaust: Origins, Implementation, Aftermath presents a critical and important study of the Holocaust. Complete with an introduction that summarizes the state of the field, this book contains major reinterpretations by leading Holocaust authors... More

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ISBN: 9781780769998 - The Holocaust Sites of Europe The Holocaust Sites of Europe
Martin Winstone

ISBN10: 1780769997  ISBN13: 9781780769998
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd I.B.Tauris
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Nov 2014
The Holocaust Sites of Europe is a thoughtful and fitting guide to some of the most traumatic sites in Europe and will be an invaluable companion for everyone who wants to honour the victims and to understand more about their fate. The Holocaust ... More

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ISBN: 9781472587138 - The Bloomsbury Companion to Jewish Studies The Bloomsbury Companion to Jewish Studies
Dean Phillip Bell

ISBN10: 1472587138  ISBN13: 9781472587138
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Bloomsbury Academic
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 20 Nov 2014
The Bloomsbury Companion to Jewish Studies is a comprehensive survey of of the field - past, present and future. Providing an overview of the key theoretical and methodological issues, as well as practical guidance on researching, it is the ideal... More

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ISBN: 9780805079104 - Dark Mirror Dark Mirror
Sara Lipton

ISBN10: 0805079106  ISBN13: 9780805079104
Publisher: Henry Holt & Company Inc
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Nov 2014
The straggly beard, the hooked nose, the bag of coins, and gaudy apparel - the religious artists of medieval Christendom had no shortage of virulent symbols for identifying Jews. The author argues that these visual stereotypes were neither an... More

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ISBN: 9780674416741 - FDR and the Jews FDR and the Jews
Richard Breitman

ISBN10: 0674416740  ISBN13: 9780674416741
Publisher: Harvard University Press The Belknap Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 04 Nov 2014
A contentious debate lingers over whether Franklin Delano Roosevelt turned his back on the Jews of Hitler s Europe. "FDR and the Jews" reveals a concerned leader whose efforts on behalf of Jews were far greater than those of any other world figure... More

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ISBN: 9781782386797 - Czechs, Germans, Jews? Czechs, Germans, Jews?
Katerina Capkova

ISBN10: 1782386793  ISBN13: 9781782386797
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 01 Nov 2014
The phenomenon of national identities, always a key issue in the modern history of Bohemian Jewry, was particularly complex because of the marginal differences that existed between the available choices. Considerable overlap was evident in the... More

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ISBN: 9781442609181 - The Assassination of Europe, 1918-1942 The Assassination of Europe, 1918-1942
Howard M Sachar

ISBN10: 1442609184  ISBN13: 9781442609181
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 29 Oct 2014
In this fascinating volume, renowned historian Howard M. Sachar relates the tragedy of twentieth-century Europe through an innovative, riveting account of the continent's political assassinations between 1918 and 1939 and beyond. In this... More

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ISBN: 9780691163512 - The Chosen Few The Chosen Few
Maristella Botticini, Zvi Eckstein

ISBN10: 0691163510  ISBN13: 9780691163512
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 12 Oct 2014
In 70 CE, the Jews were an agrarian and illiterate people living mostly in the Land of Israel and Mesopotamia. By 1492 the Jewish people had become a small group of literate urbanites specializing in crafts, trade, moneylending, and medicine in... More

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ISBN: 9781137372567 - Meals in Early Judaism Meals in Early Judaism
Susan Marks, Hal Taussig

ISBN10: 1137372567  ISBN13: 9781137372567
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 09 Oct 2014
This is the first book about the meals of Early Judaism. As such it breaks important new ground in establishing the basis for understanding the centrality of meals in this pivotal period of Judaism and providing a framework of historical patterns... More