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- Open Road Media 2015; US$ 14.99
A moving and unforgettable eyewitness account of the courageous exodus of Holocaust survivors from post?World War II Europe to the Promised Land, now expanded with Stone?s frontline reporting on the Arab-Israeli crises of 1948?49 and the Suez War of 1956, and with a new foreword by D. D. Guttenplan In the spring of 1946, American journalist I.... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 39.50
Between the French Revolution and World War II, hundreds of thousands of Jews left the Jewish fold?by becoming Christians or, in liberal states, by intermarrying. Telling the stories of both famous and obscure individuals, Leaving the Jewish Fold explores the nature of this drift and defection from Judaism in Europe and America from the eighteenth... more...
- Edition Raetia 2015; US$ 14.08
Südtirols Opfer der Schoah wurden von Faschisten observiert und ausgewiesen, großteils von einheimischen Nationalsozialisten verfolgt und deportiert. Nach 1945 weigerte man sich, Überlebende für ihre materiellen Verluste zu entschädigen. Die Erinnerung an die Opfer wurde verdrängt. "Mörderische Heimat" dokumentiert die vielseitigen Äußerungsformen... more...
- The Text Publishing Company 2015; US$ 32.99
After surviving World War II by escaping the Nazi occupation, Miranda Richmond Mouillot's grandparents, Anna and Armand, bought an old stone house in a remote, picturesque village in the south of France. Five years later, Anna packed her bags and walked out on Armand, taking the typewriter and their children. The two never saw or spoke to each other... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 95.00
Drawing from an equally wide range of sources-sermons, polemical texts, theological treatises, hagiographical and devotional works, and histories-the volume demonstrates the emergence of a profoundly negative image of the Jews that established many of the stereotypes of classic Christian anti-Semitism. The volume, in particular, argues that the essential... more...
- Open Road Media 2015; US$ 14.99
The incredible but little-known true story of the Jews who went underground in Nazi Berlin at the height of World War II?and lived to tell the tale When Adolf Hitler came to power in 1933, approximately one hundred sixty thousand Jews called Berlin home. By 1943 less than five thousand remained in the nation?s capital, the epicenter of Nazism,... more...
- Crown Publishing Group 2015; US$ 26.00
A young woman moves across an ocean to uncover the truth about her grandparents' mysterious estrangement and pieces together the extraordinary story of their wartime experiences In 1948, after surviving World War II by escaping Nazi-occupied France for refugee camps in Switzerland, the author's grandparents, Anna and Armand, bought an old stone... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 27.95
An intimate and profoundly moving Jewish family history?a story of displacement, prejudice, hope, despair, and love. In this luminous memoir, award-winning New York Times columnist Roger Cohen turns a compassionate yet discerning eye on the legacy of his own forebears. As he follows them across continents and decades, mapping individual lives... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 45.00
The Lion and the Star not only offers an informed glimpse into the intricacies of daily German life but also confirms the continuing danger of making sweeping generalizations about German Jews and non-Jews. In the aftermath of World War II, many viewed the Third Reich as an aberration in German history and laid blame with Hitler and his followers.... more...