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ISBN: 9780700622627 - The Rabbi Saved by Hitler's Soldiers The Rabbi Saved by Hitler's Soldiers
Bryan Mark Rigg

ISBN10: 9780700622627  ISBN13: 9780700622627
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Jul 2016
A meticulously researched and well told story of the miraculous rescue of one of the world's most influential rabbis by German officers during the Nazi conquest of Poland in World War II. Were this story a novel, it would have the character of an... More

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ISBN: 9781906764906 - Sa'adyah Gaon Sa'adyah Gaon
Robert Brody

ISBN10: 9781906764906  ISBN13: 9781906764906
Publisher: The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 14 Jul 2016
A masterly yet accessible study of an outstanding tenth-century Jewish thinker that examines his life and intellectual achievements in the context of his times. Sa'adyah Gaon was an outstanding tenth-century Jewish thinker-a prominent rabbi... More

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ISBN: 9780745336664 - The End of Jewish Modernity The End of Jewish Modernity
Enzo Traverso

ISBN10: 9780745336664  ISBN13: 9780745336664
Publisher: Pluto Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 06 Jul 2016
A provocative take on Jewish history, explaining the metamorphoses of mainstream Jewish culture and politics Jewish modernity flourished between the age of Enlightenment and the Second World War, and its intellectual, literary, scientific and... More

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ISBN: 9781785332142 - A Fatal Balancing Act A Fatal Balancing Act
Beate Meyer

ISBN10: 9781785332142  ISBN13: 9781785332142
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 30 Jun 2016
Examines the fates of Jews in mixed marriages during the mass deportations from 1941 to 1943 in Germany. Synthesizes results of the examination of wide ranging archival material. Details what happened with Jewish survivors of deportation after the... More

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ISBN: 9781472814883 - Operation Agreement Operation Agreement
John Sadler

ISBN10: 9781472814883  ISBN13: 9781472814883
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Osprey Publishing
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 16 Jun 2016
The Special Interrogation Group (SIG) was the most exceptional of Special Forces. This is the history of the SIG, revealing startling details about the group and offering moving insights into the Jewish volunteers putting their lives on the line... More

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ISBN: 9781442252745 - How the Jews Defeated Hitler How the Jews Defeated Hitler
Benjamin Ginsberg

ISBN10: 9781442252745  ISBN13: 9781442252745
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 15 Jun 2016
One of the most common assumptions about World War II is that the Jews did not actively or effectively resist their own extermination at the hands of the Nazis. In this powerful book, Benjamin Ginsberg convincingly argues that the Jews not only... More

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ISBN: 9781442249462 - Ben-Gurion Ben-Gurion
Avi Shilon

ISBN10: 9781442249462  ISBN13: 9781442249462
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 16 May 2016
This is the first in-depth account of the later years of David Ben-Gurion (1886-1973), Israel's first Prime Minister and founding father. One of the first to sign Israel's declaration of independence and a leading figure in Zionism, Ben... More

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ISBN: 9780231176705 - New York's Yiddish Theater New York's Yiddish Theater
Museum of the City of New York Edna Nashon

ISBN10: 9780231176705  ISBN13: 9780231176705
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 13 May 2016
In the early decades of the twentieth century, a vibrant theatrical culture took shape on New York City's Lower East Side. Original dramas, comedies, musicals, and vaudeville, along with sophisticated productions of Shakespeare, Ibsen... More

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ISBN: 9781904113966 - The Zohar: Reception and Impact The Zohar: Reception and Impact
Boaz Huss

ISBN10: 9781904113966  ISBN13: 9781904113966
Publisher: The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 12 May 2016
The Zohar is one of the most sacred, authoritative, and influential books in Jewish culture. Many scholarly works have been dedicated to its ideas, its literary style, and the question of its authorship. This book focuses on other issues... More

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ISBN: 9780745335810 - What is Modern Israel? What is Modern Israel?
Yakov M Rabkin

ISBN10: 9780745335810  ISBN13: 9780745335810
Publisher: Pluto Press
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 09 May 2016
Shows that Zionism was conceived as a sharp break with Judaism and Jewish continuity. Few countries provoke as much passion and controversy as Israel. What is Modern Israel? convincingly demonstrates that its founding ideology - Zionism ... More