5 edition of The Great Jewish Books found in the catalog.
The Great Jewish Books
November 1983 by Horizon Press .
Written in English
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Promises in Poetry/Abridged Edition
The Adventures of Johnny Condom & His Mates
Let all the world be topsy-turvèd quite
The 2000 Import and Export Market for Computers in Norway
Regulating Foreign Direct Investment
Funeral hymns [1st series].
Spaid genealogy from the first of the name in this country to the present time
The League of Nations movement
Architectural issues in future office design
Load-factor design data for beams and slabs in accordance with CP 114: Part 2: 1969
Bartholomews county map of Ireland
The basic, basic cookbook.
Report of the Straits Settlements retrenchement committee appointed by his excellency the governor on the 27th october, 1931.
First famlies in the Sierras.
Great Jewish Books programs are presented by the Yiddish Book Center. The Yiddish Book Center is a nonprofit organization working to recover, celebrate, and regenerate Yiddish and modern Jewish literature and culture.
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Jews are known as the “People of the Book” for good reason. The Torah, otherwise known as the Hebrew Bible, has inspired debate and sparked imaginations for thousands of years, and the Talmud is itself an imaginative compendium of Jewish legal debate. The Tattooist of Auschwitz: A Novel.
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The book is good if you are looking for a page biography and certain highlights of a person's career, but could not be used as an only reference for a research project/5(10). In their simplest form, the twenty-four books of the Jewish Bible – the Tanach – present a history of the first years from creation until the building of the second Temple in Jerusalem.
The books also relate the history of the Jewish nation from its earliest stage, through the giving of the Law at Mount Sinai, and until the end of the first commonwealth. Like all great books, the most powerful works of modern Jewish literature are windows into the experiences of others and mirrors that help us reflect on ourselves.
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The Great Jewish Books Book Club In the Yiddish Book Center’s new Great Jewish Books Book Club, which launches in January, club members will explore great works of modern Jewish literature with like-minded readers from around the world. In the Great Jewish Books Summer Program, high school students read, discuss, argue about, and fall in love with modern Jewish literature.
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In Alan King’s Great Jewish Joke Book, King gathers old standards and hilarious new material, great one-liners and drop-dead funny stories, and packs them into a laugh- (or sometimes a groan-) out-loud celebration of the Jewish funny bone.
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An eyewitness account of a historical turning point in Judaism, Christianity, and all of Western civilization, The Great Roman-Jewish War chronicles the Jewish revolt against the Roman Empire from A.D.
66–/5(3). Jewish books in Alessandria (by pro-Nazi mob) On Decem in Alessandria, Italy, a mob of supporters of the German-imposed Italian Social Republic attacked the synagogue of the city's small Jewish community, on Via Milano.
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Taffy Brodesser-Akner, currently a writer at The New York Times Magazine, wrote a story of marriage and Jewish New York and motherhood and so much more. Register by December 22 Great Jewish Books Book Club members receive four English-language books over the course of the year.
Selections may include novels, memoirs, short stories, and poetry, each thoughtfully chosen by Yiddish Book Center staff from the vast treasure trove of modern Jewish literature. The Nazi book burnings were a campaign conducted by the German Student Union (the "DSt") to ceremonially burn books in Nazi Germany and Austria in the s.
The books targeted for burning were those viewed as being subversive or as representing ideologies opposed to included books written by Jewish, pacifist, religious, liberal, anarchist, socialist, communist, and sexologist.
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Instructive for the study of the development of Jewish mysticism is the Book of Jubilees written around the time of King John Hyrcanus. It refers to mysterious writings of Jared, Cain, and Noah, and presents Abraham as the renewer, and Levi as the permanent guardian, of these ancient writings.
The books section is supported by a generous donation from Anne Germanacos. This has been a great year for Jewish books, and I’m thrilled to share some of my favorites of in several areas of interest, helping to shine much-deserved light on books that haven’t always received the attention they deserve.
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Take a deep dive into the best of Jewish literature. Our Great Jewish Books email series is your chance to reread old favorites, discover emerging. Wenger's wonderful book has set the stage for all future research on American Jews and the Great Depression."—Shelly Tenenbaum, American Jewish History "The strength of Wenger's thoroughly researched and gracefully written study lies in its.
In Great Jewish Classics, Rabbi Moshe Bamberger takes us on a fascinating exploration of some of Judaism's most important and beloved holy books.
He shares absorbing and often little-known biographical and historical background, legends, stories, and, of course, a short and readable analysis of the contents of each Jewish classic.
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He is a proud graduate of the Yiddish Book Center's Great Jewish Books Teacher Summer Seminar. Rachel Meytin is a life-long Jewish educator who focuses on service learning and social justice education, professional development, and working with middle and high school students.
The Torah is written in Hebrew, the oldest of Jewish languages. It is also known as Torat Moshe, the Law of Moses. The Torah is the first section or first five books of the Jewish bible.
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comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. For other Jewish Americans, see Lists of Jewish Americans. Neal Adams, comic book artist  Ralph Bakshi, animator (Fritz the Cat, Lord of the Rings)  . He was founder, president, and editor in chief of Jonathan David Publishers, as well as the author of more than 50 books.
His most popular book, The Jewish Book of Why, spawned a series that has sold more than million copies in five languages. He died in /5(8). Reading and Background. The full text of "Yizkor, " is available online at Tablet Magazine.; Several Jewish institutions have published biographies of Auerbach, including YIVO and the Jewish Women’s recently, Auerbach was one of the main figures in the film Who Will Write Our History, which was based on Samuel Kassow’s book, Who Will Write Our History?.
This is intended to supplement the "Great Jewish Mask" series on Jan Lamprecht's History Reviewed website. Or just be listened to on its own, for people who have yet to. The authors of the acclaimed Great Jewish Women profile over Jewish men of distinction drawn from a wide range of professions--including literature, sports, the performing arts, science, politics, and business.
Fully illustrated. Large s: 1. Book Reviews Jewish Press Staff. Title: The Secret Life: A Book of Wisdom from the Great Teacher. Book Here are some of the latest and greatest in the world of Jewish books that will keep. Introduction Nathan Englander’s “The Gilgul of Park Avenue” appeared in his debut collection of short stories, For the Relief of Unbearable Urges, published in This collection of stories, filled with a diverse cast of Jewish characters, signaled Englander’s arrival in the literary world as a master storyteller and in the American Jewish world as a singular voice capable, perhaps.
Celia Dropkin’s poem “Odem” (“Adam”) was published first inin In heysn vint (In the hot wind), and then again, as a shortened, adapted version of the poem, in a collection which shares the same title as the first, In heysn vint ().Her children funded the publication of this second book, a collection of Dropkin's selected poetry, short stories, and paintings, after her death.