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Jews outside of Palestine

  • Histories of the Jews of Egyptby Dario Miccoli

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    Up until the advent of Nasser and the 1956 War, a thriving and diverse Jewry lived in Egypt ? mainly in the two cities of Alexandria and Cairo, heavily influencing the social and cultural history of the country. Histories of the Jews of Egypt argues that this Jewish diaspora should be viewed as "an imagined bourgeoisie". It demonstrates how,... more...

  • Hope is the Last to Dieby Halina Birenbaum; David Welsh

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    This book is an important work in Holocaust literature and was originally published in Poland in 1967. Covering the years 1939-1945, it is the author's account of her experience growing up in the Warsaw ghetto and her eventual deportation to, imprisonment in, and survival of the Majdanek, Auschwitz, Ravensbruck, and Neustadt-Glewe camps. Since the... more...

  • Deutsche Berichte aus dem Ostenby Klaus-Michael Mallmann; Andrej Angrick; Jürgen Matthäus; Martin Cüppers

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2015; US$ 130.92

    Die fast täglich im Reichssicherheitshauptamt zusammengestellten Berichte der "Ereignismeldungen UdSSR" des Jahres 1942 und die sie ablösenden "Berichte aus den besetzten Ostgebieten" der Jahre 1942 bis 1943 sind die bedeutendsten durchlaufenden Quellen zu den Einsatzgruppen in der Sowjetunion und zugleich Dokumente des Grauens.... more...

  • Gone to Groundby Marie Jalowicz-Simon

    Profile Books 2015; US$ 11.98

    Berlin 1941. Marie Jalowicz Simon, a nineteen-year-old Jewish woman, makes an extraordinary decision. All around her, Jews are being rounded up for deportation, forced labour and extermination. Marie takes off the yellow star and vanishes into the city. In the years that follow, Marie lives under an assumed identity, moving between almost... more...

  • The Jews of China: v. 1: Historical and Comparative Perspectivesby Jonathan Goldstein; Benjamin I. Schwartz

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    This interdisciplinary study examines patterns of migration, acculturation, assimilation and economic activity of successive waves of Jewish arrivals in China from approximately AD 1100 to 1949. more...

  • Erasedby Omer Bartov

    Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    In Erased , Omer Bartov uncovers the rapidly disappearing vestiges of the Jews of western Ukraine, who were rounded up and murdered by the Nazis during World War II with help from the local populace. What begins as a deeply personal chronicle of the Holocaust in his mother's hometown of Buchach--in former Eastern Galicia--carries him on a journey... more...

  • Das Ende des Holocaustby Alvin H. Rosenfeld

    Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2015; US$ 30.00

    In seinem zu Diskussionen anregenden Werk kritisiert Alvin H. Rosenfeld die Zunahme von Büchern, Filmen, Fernsehsendungen, Ausstellungen und öffentlichen Gedenkveranstaltungen zum Holocaust. Es grenze an Perversität, dass damit eine Verunglimpfung des Gedenkens an den Holocaust und eine Schwächung seiner Bedeutung verbunden sei. Rosenfeld untersucht... more...

  • European Muslim Antisemitismby Günther Jikeli

    Indiana University Press 2015; US$ 34.99

    Antisemitism from Muslims has become a serious issue in Western Europe, although not often acknowledged as such. Looking for insights into the views and rationales of young Muslims toward Jews, Günther Jikeli and his colleagues interviewed 117 ordinary Muslim men in London (chiefly of South Asian background), Paris (chiefly North African), and Berlin... more...

  • Mapping Jewish Loyalties in Interwar Slovakiaby Rebekah Klein-Pej?ová

    Indiana University Press 2015; US$ 39.99

    In the aftermath of World War I, the largely Hungarian-speaking Jews in Slovakia faced the challenge of reorienting their political loyalties from defeated Hungary to newly established Czechoslovakia. Rebekah Klein-Pej?ová examines the challenges Slovak Jews faced as government officials, demographers, and police investigators continuously tested... more...

  • A History of Czechs and Jewsby Martin Wein

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 145.00

    Was Israel founded by Czechoslovakia? A History of Czechs and Jews examines this question and the resulting findings are complex. Czechoslovakia did provide critical, secret military sponsorship to Israel around 1948, but this alliance was short-lived and terminated with the Prague Trial of 1952. Israel?s "Czech guns" were German as much as Czech,... more...