3rd Edition

Who's Who in Jewish History

By Joan Comay, Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok Copyright 2001

    From Karl Marx to the Marx brothers, the Routledge Who's Who in Jewish History presents a complete reference guide to over a thousand prominent men and women who have shaped Jewish culture. Covering twenty centuries of Jewish history it provides:
    * detailed biographical information on each leading figure
    * analysis of their role and significance both in Jewish life and the wider culture
    * a comprehensive chronological table displaying the history of the Jewish race
    * a useful glossary giving precise definitions of Jewish words.

    List of Maps, Preface, Glossary, Chronology, Who's Who in Jewish History, Thematic Index


    Joan Comay. New edition revised by Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok