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ISBN: 9780691165974 - The Star and the Stripes The Star and the Stripes
Michael N Barnett

ISBN10: 9780691165974  ISBN13: 9780691165974
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 29 Mar 2016
The description for this book, The Star and Stripes: The Foreign Policies of American Jews, will be forthcoming. How do American Jews envision their role in the world? Are they tribal-a people whose obligations extend solely to their own? More

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ISBN: 9781848879386 - Their Promised Land Bestseller Their Promised Land
Ian Buruma

ISBN10: 9781848879386  ISBN13: 9781848879386
Publisher: Atlantic Books
Edition: Main
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 03 Mar 2016
Ian Buruma's moving and powerful story of his grandparents' enduring love through the terror and separation of two world wars. "Ian Buruma's maternal grandparents were born into the same world: children of German-Jewish emigre stockbrokers living... More

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ISBN: 9781785332166 - The Legacy of Liberal Judaism The Legacy of Liberal Judaism
Ned Curthoys

ISBN10: 9781785332166  ISBN13: 9781785332166
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 26 Feb 2016
Compares the liberal Jewish ethics of German-Jewish philosophers Ernst Cassirer and Hanna Arendt. Re-evaluates the legacy of German-Jewish discourse. Re-evaluates our conception of Arendt as a profoundly secular thinker. Comparing the liberal... More

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ISBN: 9780750953641 - Who Betrayed the Jews? Who Betrayed the Jews?
Agnes Grunwald-Spier

ISBN10: 9780750953641  ISBN13: 9780750953641
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 04 Jan 2016
Betrayal and the Holocaust in the Second World War Who Betrayed the Jews? is a groundbreaking study that examines the various ways Jews were betrayed by their fellow countrymen during the Holocaust. In many cases they regarded themselves as a... More

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ISBN: 9781782389521 - The Germans and the Holocaust The Germans and the Holocaust
Susanna Schrafstetter, Alan E Steinweis

ISBN10: 9781782389521  ISBN13: 9781782389521
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 30 Dec 2015
For decades, historians have debated how and to what extent the Holocaust penetrated the German national consciousness between 1933 and 1945. This compact volume brings together six historical investigations into the subject from leading scholars... More

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ISBN: 9780691167749 - German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic
John M Efron

ISBN10: 9780691167749  ISBN13: 9780691167749
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 18 Dec 2015
The Description for this book, German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic, will be forthcoming. In the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, as German Jews struggled for legal emancipation and social acceptance, they also embarked on a program of... More

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ISBN: 9781611688115 - Year Zero of the Arab-Israeli Conflict 1929 Year Zero of the Arab-Israeli Conflict 1929
Hillel Cohen

ISBN10: 9781611688115  ISBN13: 9781611688115
Publisher: University Press of New England Brandeis University Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 03 Dec 2015
A new and provocative reassessment of the origins of the Arab-Israeli conflict In late summer 1929, a countrywide outbreak of Arab-Jewish-British violence transformed the political landscape of Palestine forever. In contrast with those who point... More

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ISBN: 9780374535797 - Three Minutes in Poland Three Minutes in Poland
Glenn Kurtz

ISBN10: 9780374535797  ISBN13: 9780374535797
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Inc
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 01 Dec 2015
Traveling in Europe in August 1938, David Kurtz, captured three minutes of ordinary life in Poland on a 16 mm Kodachrome colour film. Three Minutes in Poland traces Glenn Kurtz's remarkable four year journey to identify the people in his... More

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ISBN: 9780822963936 - The Jews in Christian Europe The Jews in Christian Europe
Marcus Jacob Rader, Marc Saperstein

ISBN10: 9780822963936  ISBN13: 9780822963936
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Nov 2015
First published in 1938, Jacob Rader Marcus's The Jews in The Medieval World has remained an indispensable resource for its comprehensive view of Jewish historical experience from late antiquity through the early modern period, viewed through... More

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ISBN: 9780198739319 - Origins of Yiddish Dialects Origins of Yiddish Dialects
Alexander Beider

ISBN10: 9780198739319  ISBN13: 9780198739319
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 12 Nov 2015
This book presents evidence for the claim that, contrary to most accounts, Yiddish only developed into a separate language in the 15th century. It offers a detailed analysis of Yiddish phonology, morphology, orthography, and lexis, and of the... More