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- Wallstein Verlag 2012; US$ 16.44
Hauptbeschreibung 1931 wurde zum ersten Mal ein Flugzeug entführt: Peruanische Rebellen warfen damit Flugschriften über dem Urwald ab und gaben die Maschine dann der Fluggesellschaft PanAm zurück. Am 11. September 2001 flogen Al Qaida-Anhänger zwei Flugzeuge in die Türme des World Trade Center und inszenierten damit die erste große Terrorkatastrophe... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 35.66
Bis heute bleibt der Nahostkonflikt ungelöst. In den großen israelisch-arabischen Kriegen konnte sich Israel als militärische Supermacht in der Region behaupten. Die arabischen Staaten haben sich nach jahrelanger Feindschaft mit der Existenz Israels abgefunden. Auch wenn die zwischenstaatlichen Auseinandersetzungen beendet sind, ist die Konfliktsubstanz... more...
- Oxford University Press 1998; US$ 124.99
This volume of the annual 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' series presents essays on the origins of the Holocaust. 'The Fate of the European Jews', 1933-1945 provides multiple perspectives on the question of whether the Holocaust can best be explained as an inevitable result of Europe's anti-Semitic history, or as a tragic historical mutation. more...
- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 109.99
Volume XVIII of 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' offers a view of Jews and violence. It construes violence broadly, including deviance and crime, verbal threat and incitement, coercion, force and the resort to arms in individual, collective and communal, and state contexts. The essays span events in Israel, Russia, Germany, and the United States. more...
- Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 97.99
Like others in the series, this book presents current scholarship in the form of a symposium, essays, and book reviews by distinguished experts in Jewish studies from around the world. It is published annually by the Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. more...
- Oxford University Press 2001; US$ 109.99
Bringing together contributions from scholars as well as younger academics, Volume XVII of 'Studies in Contemporary Jewry' considers the ways in which theological writings, sweeping social changes, individual or small-group needs, and intra-communal diversity have re-energised Judaism even amidst secular trends in America and Israel. more...
- University of California Press 2003; US$ 24.50
''Now that I am seventy years of age, it is my prerogative to offer a summing up,'' says Meron Benvenisti, internationally known author and columnist, Jerusalem native, and scion of Israel's founders. Born in Palestine in 1934 to a Sephardic father and an Ashkenazi mother, Benvenisti has enjoyed an unusual vantage point from which to consider his homeland's... more...
- The Floating Press 1900; US$ 3.95
The autobiographical text The Life of Josephus is a text written by Flavius Josephus around 94 to 99 BC. The commander of a Jewish insurgency who was captured by the Roman in 67 BC he won his liberty by ingratiating himself with the Roman victors. The Life of Josephus is both a retelling of the events of this War and a justification by Josephus of... more...
- BRILL 2008; US$ 269.00
Deals with a period of enormous consequence: from King Herod's death (4 BCE) to the first phase of the war against Rome (66 CE). This work covers: the succession struggle, the governments of Herod's sons, Judea's incorporation as a Roman province, some notable governors, Kings Agrippa I and II, and preparations for war in Judea and Galilee. more...