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- Brandeis University Press 2014; US$ 39.99
Explores local incidents of antisemitism and antisemitic violence across Europe in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries more...
- Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 65.00
The Mediterranean port of Livorno was home to one of the most prominent and privileged Jewish enclaves of early modern Europe. Focusing on Livornese Jewry, this book offers an alternative perspective on Jewish acculturation during the eighteenth century, and reassesses common assumptions about the interactions of Jews with outside culture and the... more...
- 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...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 40.00
Analyzing the history of the Jews of Spain from the time of the Visigoths to the present, this study investigates periods of discrimination against converted Jews that went beyond the merely religious, finding similarities to the racial and secular anti-Semitism of modernity. Some scholars have drawn parallels between the Spanish castizo ethnicism... more...
- Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 20.99
Trials of the Diaspora is a ground-breaking book that offers the first ever comprehensive history of anti-Semitism in England.Anthony Julius identifies four distinct versions of English anti-Semitism, which he then proceeds to investigate in detail. The first is the anti-Semitism of medieval England, a radical prejudice of defamation, expropriation,... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00
This book proposes that Jews were present in England in substantial numbers from the Roman Conquest forward. Indeed, there has never been a time during which a large Jewish-descended, and later Muslim-descended, population has been absent from England. Contrary to popular history, the Jewish population was not expelled from England in 1290, but rather... more...
- Calwer Verlag 2012; US$ 10.18
Hauptbeschreibung In a moving narrative Max Krakauer describes his life-threatening odyssey at a time when Germany was being changed by war. Under most difficult circumstances, Max Krakauer and his wife were fearful of being discovered and arrested, but they also were constantly supported and hidden by courageous rescuers, many of whom followed their... more...