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Jewish

  • When Paris Went Darkby Ronald C. Rosbottom

    Little, Brown and Company 2014; US$ 13.49

    The spellbinding and revealing chronicle of Nazi-occupied Paris On June 14, 1940, German tanks entered a silent and nearly deserted Paris. Eight days later, France accepted a humiliating defeat and foreign occupation. Subsequently, an eerie sense of normalcy settled over the City of Light. Many Parisians keenly adapted themselves to the situation-even... more...

  • Someday You Will Understandby Nina Wolff Feld

    Arcade Publishing 2014; US$ 24.95

    Walter Wolff was the son of a Jewish merchant family that fled their German home when the Nazis came to power and took refuge in Brussels, Belgium. On the eve of the German invasion, in May 1940, the family began its second escape. Their sixteen-month odyssey took them through the chaos of battle in France and the dangers of living clandestinely as... more...

  • The Nightmare Danceby David Gilbertson

    Troubador Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 12.99

    The Holocaust has been presented as an aberration, confined to Germany and the Nazi leaders who held power during the twelve years after 1933. Responsibility has been heaped upon a few villains in jackboots and black uniforms, but behind these nightmare monsters lie other spectres whose names are barely remembered; whose lives are forgotten. more...

  • Handbuch zur Geschichte der Juden in Europaby Elke-Vera Kotowski; Julius Schoeps; Hiltrud Wallenborn

    Primus Verlag 2014; US$ 26.91

    Das Handbuch umreißt das gesamte Spektrum der 2000jährigen Geschichte der Juden auf europäischem Boden. Wissenschaftler aus Europa und den USA haben ihre Forschungsergebnisse allgemein verständlich aufbereitet mit dem Ziel, das Leben und Wirken der Juden, aber auch die ihnen entgegengebrachte Intoleranz und deren Ursachen aufzuzeigen.Der erste Teil... more...

  • Handbuch zur Geschichte der Juden in Europaby Elke-Vera Kotowski; Julius Schoeps; Hiltrud Wallenborn

    Primus Verlag 2014; US$ 26.85

    Das Handbuch umreißt das gesamte Spektrum der 2000jährigen Geschichte der Juden auf europäischem Boden. Wissenschaftler aus Europa und den USA haben ihre Forschungsergebnisse allgemein verständlich aufbereitet mit dem Ziel, das Leben und Wirken der Juden, aber auch die ihnen entgegengebrachte Intoleranz und deren Ursachen aufzuzeigen.Der erste Teil... more...

  • The Jewish Alchemistsby Raphael Patai

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 79.00

    In this monumental work, Raphael Patai opens up an entirely new field of cultural history by tracing Jewish alchemy from antiquity to the nineteenth century. Until now there has been little attention given to the significant role that Jews played in the field of alchemy. Here, drawing on an enormous range of previously unexplored sources, Patai reveals... more...

  • Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Periodby Erwin Ramsdell Goodenough; Jacob Neusner

    Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 46.95

    This volume presents the most important portions of Erwin Goodenough's classic thirteen-volume work, a magisterial attempt to encompass human spiritual history in general through the study of Jewish symbols in particular. Revealing that the Jewish religion of the period was much more varied and complex than the extant Talmudic literature would lead... more...

  • Walther Rathenau im Netzwerk der Moderneby Sven Brömsel; Patrick Küppers; Clemens Reichhold

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 126.00

    As an intellectual, industrialist, and minister as well as the author of numerous papers and letters, Walther Rathenau was an important figure of his times in business, politics, sociology, and art. The ?classical? phase of the modern age in which he lived continues to have reverberations today. This volume examines Rathenau?s positions as well as... more...

  • That Pride of Race and Characterby Caroline E. Light

    NYU Press 2014; US$ 67.50

    "It has ever been the boast of the Jewish people, that they support their own poor," declared Kentucky attorney Benjamin Franklin Jonas in 1856. "Their reasons are partly founded in religious necessity, and partly in that pride of race and character which has supported them through so many ages of trial and vicissitude." In That... more...

  • The Hidden Popeby Darcy O'Brien

    Open Road Media 2014; US$ 4.99

    In  The Hidden Pope , author Darcy O?Brien offers the account of the extraordinary relationship of Karol Wojtyla and Jerzy Kluger?their boyhood in the small Polish town of Wadowice, their separation at the beginning of World War II, their individual experiences under Nazi and Soviet tyranny, and their reunion almost thirty years later that deepened... more...