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  • Belonging
    Belonging (English, Hardback) Simon Schama

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE Selected as a Book of the Year 2017 by the Daily Telegraph, Mail on Sunday and Observer 'A glittering gemstone of a book' The TimesThe Jewish story is a history that is about, and for, all of us.

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  • A Constant Heart
    A Constant Heart (Paperback) Emily Russell $19.12
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  • The Invention of the Jewish People
    The Invention of the Jewish People (English, Paperback) Shlomo Sand

    Shows that the Israeli national myth has its origins in the 19th century, rather than in biblical times when Jewish historians, like scholars in many other cultures, reconstituted an imagined people in order to model a future nation. This book demonstrates the construction of a nationalist myth and the collective mystification that this requires.

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  • Denying the Holocaust
    Denying the Holocaust (Paperback) Deborah E. Lipstadt

    The powerful and deeply disturbing book that was at the heart of the David Irving libel case, now dramatized in the film Denial.The denial of the Holocaust has no more credibility than the assertion that the Earth is flat. Yet there are those who insist that the death of six million Jews in Nazi concentration camps is nothing but a hoax perpetrated by a powerful Zionist conspiracy. For...

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  • Feeling Jewish
    Feeling Jewish (English, Hardback) Devorah Baum

    In this sparkling debut, a young critic offers an original, passionate, and erudite account of what it means to feel Jewish-even when you're not.

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  • The Jewish Journey
    The Jewish Journey (English, Paperback) Rebecca Abrams

    A short, accessible and affordable history of the Jewish people. The objects featured can be seen in the Ashmolean Museum, and many of their stories have not been told before.

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  • Modern Jewish Cooking
    Modern Jewish Cooking (English, Hardback) Leah Koenig, Sang An

    From a leading voice of the new generation of young Jewish cooks who are reworking the food of their forebears, this take on the cuisine of the diaspora pays homage to tradition while reflecting the values of the modern-day food movement.

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  • Margaret Thatcher
    Margaret Thatcher (English, Hardback) Robert Philpot

    The Honorary Jew sheds new light on significant events, influences and people hitherto unexplored in the career of Margaret Thatcher.

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  • Modernity and the Holocaust
    Modernity and the Holocaust (English, Paperback) Zygmunt Bauman

    â New in paperback, this book, is likely to be adopted on many courses covering the Holocaust. â A unique but disturbing book - winner of the 1989 European Amalfi Prize for Sociology and Social Sciences. â The hardback received enormous acclaim. â Zygmunt Bauman is one of the world's leading social theorists.

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  • Why?
    Why? (English, Hardback) Peter Hayes

    A bold exploration of the Holocaust by a pre-eminent scholar in the field.

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  • Hitler, the Germans, and the Final Solution
    Hitler, the Germans, and the Final Solution (English, Paperback) Ian Kershaw

    Presents historiographic research on Nazi Germany. This book brings together the important aspects of the author's research on the Holocaust. Featuring three sections: Hitler and the 'Final Solution', popular opinion and the Jews in Nazi Germany, and the 'Final Solution' in historiography, it provides a section on the uniqueness of Nazism.

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  • The Generation of Postmemory
    The Generation of Postmemory (English, Paperback) Marianne Hirsch

    Can we remember other people's memories? The Generation of Postmemory argues we can: that memories of traumatic events live on to mark the lives of those who were not there to experience them. Children of survivors and their contemporaries inherit catastrophic histories not through direct recollection but through haunting postmemoriesmultiply mediated images, objects, stories, behaviors, and...

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  • Judaism and Modernity
    Judaism and Modernity (English, Paperback) Gillian Rose

    A reinterpretation of thinkers from Benjamin and Rosenzweig to Simone Weil and Derrida, not as secular figures who happened to be Jewish, but as Jews first and foremost. Part of Radical Thinkers set 14.

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  • Perpetrators
    Perpetrators (English, Hardback) Guenter Lewy

    The Nazis' attempt to annihilate the Jewish people, the Holocaust, continues to raise a disturbing question. About six million defenseless men, women, and children were murdered for no reason but their ancestry.

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  • Little Book of Jewish Appetizers
    Little Book of Jewish Appetizers (English, Hardback) Leah Koenig

    This is a charming book with 25 great recipes from a talented young food writer and recipe developer with year-round sales opportunities because the recipes cover a variety of holidays and cooking occasions. Every recipe is photographed.

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  • Forbidden Music
    Forbidden Music (English, Paperback) Michael Haas

    Looks at the actual contribution of Jewish composers in Germany and Austria before 1933, at their increasingly precarious position between then and 1939, at the forced emigration of composers and performers before and during the war, and at the emaciated post-war musical life of Germany and Austria.

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  • The Balfour Declaration
    The Balfour Declaration (English, Hardback) Bernard Regan

    The true history of the imperial deal that transformed the Middle East and sealed the fate of Palestine

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  • Moses Montefiore
    Moses Montefiore (English, Paperback) Abigail Green

    Humanitarian, philanthropist, and campaigner for Jewish emancipation on a grand scale, Sir Moses Montefiore (1784-1885) was the preeminent Jewish figure of the nineteenth century - and one of the first truly global celebrities. This title presents his portrait.

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  • Jewish Antiquities
    Jewish Antiquities (English, Paperback) Josephus

    One of the important records of Judaism and the Jews, this historical enterprise is an account in twenty books of Jewish history, from the creation to the outbreak of the Jewish revolt against Rome in AD 66.

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  • Lessons of the Holocaust
    Lessons of the Holocaust (English, Paperback) Michael R. Marrus

    Lessons of the Holocaust is the perfect guide for the general reader to the historical and moral controversies which infuse the interpretation of the Holocaust and its significance.

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