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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

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ISBN: 9781781686140 - How I Stopped Being a Jew How I Stopped Being a Jew
Shlomo Sand, David Fernbach

ISBN10: 1781686149  ISBN13: 9781781686140
Publisher: Verso Books
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Sep 2014
An autobiographical essay on Jewish identity from the acclaimed author of The Invention of the Jewish People Shlomo Sand was born in 1946 in a displaced persons camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. More

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ISBN: 9781906764616 - Rashi Rashi
Avraham Grossmann

ISBN10: 1906764611  ISBN13: 9781906764616
Publisher: The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Sep 2014
To this day, the commentaries on the Bible and Talmud written by the 11th-century scholar known as Rashi remain unsurpassed. Rashi's influence on Jewish thinking was, and still is, significant. His commentary on the Pentateuch was the first Hebrew... More

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ISBN: 9781250047960 - The Bible's Cutting Room Floor The Bible's Cutting Room Floor
Joel M Hoffman

ISBN10: 125004796X  ISBN13: 9781250047960
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
Edition: abridged edition
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 22 Sep 2014
Explains that: The Book of Genesis tells you about Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden, but not what happens to them after they get kicked out; The Bible presents Abraham, the father of monotheism, but doesn't explain how he came to reject... More

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ISBN: 9781137325235 - Communicating Awe Communicating Awe
Oren Meyers, Motti Neiger, Eyal Zandberg

ISBN10: 1137325232  ISBN13: 9781137325235
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 19 Sep 2014
Offering a cross-media exploration of Israeli media on Holocaust Remembrance Day, one of Israel's most sacred national rituals, over the past six decades, this fascinating book investigates the way in which variables such as medium... More

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ISBN: 9780099546689 - The Story of the Jews Bestseller The Story of the Jews
Simon Schama

ISBN10: 009954668X  ISBN13: 9780099546689
Publisher: Vintage
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 11 Sep 2014
Spanning the millennia and the continents - from India to Andalusia and from the bazaars of Cairo to the streets of Oxford, this is a story of a Jewish world immersed in and imprinted by the peoples among whom they have dwelled, from the Egyptians... More

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ISBN: 9780822944331 - Jewish Culture in Early Modern Europe Jewish Culture in Early Modern Europe
Richard I Cohen, Natalie B Dohrmann, Adam Shear, Elchanan Reiner

ISBN10: 0822944332  ISBN13: 9780822944331
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Aug 2014
In the last two decades, Jewish historians worldwide have developed and refined the discussion of an "early modern" period in Jewish culture, spanning roughly three centuries from 1500 to 1800, and have increasingly found this periodization to be... More

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ISBN: 9780815633341 - Assimilated Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto, 1940-1943 Assimilated Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto, 1940-1943
Katarzyna Person

ISBN10: 0815633343  ISBN13: 9780815633341
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Jul 2014
Jews in Nazi-occupied Warsaw during the 1940s were under increasing threat as they were stripped of their rights and forced to live in a guarded ghetto away from the non-Jewish Polish population. Within the ghettos, a small but distinct group... More

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ISBN: 9780992973704 - Beneath Our Feet: Oxford's Medieval Jewish Cemetery Bestseller Beneath Our Feet: Oxford's Medieval Jewish Cemetery
P S Manix

ISBN10: 0992973708  ISBN13: 9780992973704
Publisher: Roke Elm Publishing
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 01 Jul 2014

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ISBN: 9780813225890 - Jewish Resistance Against the Nazis Jewish Resistance Against the Nazis
Patrick Henry

ISBN10: 0813225892  ISBN13: 9780813225890
Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Jun 2014
This volume puts to rest the myth that the Jews went passively to the slaughter like sheep. Indeed Jews resisted in every Nazi-occupied country in the forests, the ghettos, and the concentration camps. The essays presented here consider Jewish... More