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  • Birth-Throes of the Israeli Homeland: The Concept of Moledet book cover

    Birth-Throes of the Israeli Homeland

    The Concept of Moledet, 1st Edition

    By David Ohana

    The book brings forth various perspectives on the Israeli "homeland" (moledet) from various known Israeli intellectuals such as Boaz Evron, Menachem Brinker, Jacqueline Kahanoff and more. Binding together various academic fields to deal with the question of the essence of the Israeli homeland: from…

    Hardback – 2020-07-09 
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  • Kasztner's Crime book cover

    Kasztner's Crime

    1st Edition

    By Paul Bogdanor

    This book re-examines one of the most intense controversies of the Holocaust: the role of Rezs Kasztner in facilitating the murder of most of Nazi-occupied Hungary's Jews in 1944. Because he was acting head of the Jewish rescue operation in Hungary, some have hailed him as a saviour. Others have…

    Paperback – 2016-08-30
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  • Let My People Go: The Transnational Politics of Soviet Jewish Emigration During the Cold War book cover

    Let My People Go

    The Transnational Politics of Soviet Jewish Emigration During the Cold War, 1st Edition

    By Pauline Peretz

    American Jews' mobilization on behalf of Soviet Jews is typically portrayed as compensation for the community's inability to assist European Jews during World War II. Yet, as Pauline Peretz shows, the role Israel played in setting the agenda for a segment of the American Jewish community was…

    Hardback – 2015-08-30
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  • Bearing Witness: A Personal Perspective on Sixty Years of Polish History book cover

    Bearing Witness

    A Personal Perspective on Sixty Years of Polish History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Jarosz

    Bearing Witness offers personal insight into the collective experience of Poles over the last sixty years. One of Poland's leading social scientists combines objective, academic rigor with autobiographical, eyewitness accounts of historic events. Maria Jarosz reflects on the post-World War II world…

    Paperback – 2015-07-30
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  • God Laughed: Sources of Jewish Humor book cover

    God Laughed

    Sources of Jewish Humor, 1st Edition

    By Hershey H. Friedman

    Humor has had a profound effect on the way the Jewish people see the world, and has sustained them through millennia of hardships and suffering. God Laughed reviews, organizes, and categorizes the humor of the ancient Jewish texts—the Hebrew Bible, the Talmud, and Midrash—in a clear, readable, and…

    Hardback – 2014-05-30
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  • The Faith and Doubt of Holocaust Survivors book cover

    The Faith and Doubt of Holocaust Survivors

    1st Edition

    By Reeve Robert Brenner

    The Faith and Doubt of Holocaust Survivors reveals the victims' frank and thought-provoking answers to searching questions about their experiences: Was the Holocaust God's will? Was there any meaning or purpose in the Holocaust? Was Israel worth the price six million had to pay? Did the experience…

    Paperback – 2014-01-30
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