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  • Five Chimneys
    Five Chimneys (English, Paperback) Olga Lengyel

    Olga Lengyel tells, frankly and without compromise, one of the most horrifying stories of all time. This true, documented chronicle is the intimate, day-to-day record of a beautiful woman who survived the nightmare of Auschwitz and Birchenau. This book is a necessary reminder of one of the ugliest chapters in the history of human civilization. It was a shocking experience. It is a shocking book.

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  • A Constant Heart
    A Constant Heart (Paperback) Emily Russell $16.46
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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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  • Night
    Night (English, Paperback) Elie Wiesel, Marion Wiesel

    Born into a Jewish ghetto in Hungary, as a child, Elie Wiesel was sent to the Nazi concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald. This title presents an account of that atrocity: the ever-increasing horrors he endured, the loss of his family and his struggle to survive in a world that stripped him of humanity, dignity and faith.

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  • Lilith's Cave
    Lilith's Cave (English, Paperback) Howard Schwartz

    Once upon a time in the city of Tunis, a flirtatious young girl was drawn into Lilith's dangerous web by glancing repeatedly at herself in the mirror. It seems that a demon daughter of the legendary Lilith had made her home in the mirror and would soon completely possess the unsuspecting girl. Such tales of terror and the supernatural occupy an honored position in the Jewish folkloric tradition....

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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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  • The Story of the Jews
    The Story of the Jews (English, Paperback) Simon Schama

    It is a story like no other: an epic of endurance against destruction, of creativity in oppression, joy amidst grief, the affirmation of life against the steepest of odds.

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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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  • Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction
    Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) David N. Myers

    How have the Jews survived? For millennia, they have defied odds by overcoming the travails of exile, persecution, and recurring plans for their annihilation. This book charts the long journey of the Jews through history. At the same time, it points to two unlikely factors to explain the survival of the Jews: antisemitism and assimilation.

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  • The Wandering Who?
    The Wandering Who? (English, Paperback) Gilad Atzmon

    An explosive unique crucial book tackling the issues of Jewish Identity Politics and ideology and their global influence.

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  • Night
    Night (English, Paperback) Elie Wiesel, Marion Wiesel

    Elie Wiesel was fifteen years old when he and his family were deported by the Nazis to Auschwitz. After the war, Wiesel studied in Paris and later became a journalist. During an interview with the distinguished French writer, Francois Mauriac, he was persuaded to write about his experiences in the death camps.

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  • The Jewish Century
    The Jewish Century (English, Paperback) Yuri Slezkine

    Presents a declaration - The Modern Age is the Jewish Age and we are all, to varying degrees, Jews. This book concentrates on the drama of the Russian Jews, including emigres and their offspring in America, Palestine, and the Soviet Union.

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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 Book of Jewish Food
    The Book of Jewish Food (English, Paperback) Claudia Roden

    A food book - a feast of the Jewish experience.

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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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  • How They Lived
    How They Lived (English, Paperback) Andras Koerner

    This book documents the physical aspects of the lives of Hungarian Jews in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: the way they looked, the kind of neighborhoods and apartments they lived in, and the places where they worked.

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  • The Search Warrant
    The Search Warrant (English, Paperback) Patrick Modiano

    "Missing a young girl, Dora Bruder, 15, height 1.55m, oval-shaped face, grey-brown eyes, grey sports jacket, maroon pullover, navy blue skirt and hat, brown gym shoes.

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  • The Left's Jewish Problem
    The Left's Jewish Problem (Paperback) Dave Rich

    Dave Rich critically examines the relationship between the left, Israel and British Jews.

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  • War and Genocide
    War and Genocide (English, Paperback) Doris L. Bergen

    Examining one of the defining events of the twentieth century, Doris L. Bergen situates the Holocaust in its historical, political, social, cultural, and military contexts. Including firsthand accounts from perpetrators, victims, and eyewitnesses, her book is immediate, human, and eminently readable.

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  • Parting Ways
    Parting Ways (English, Paperback) Judith Butler

    Judith Butler follows Edward Said's late suggestion that through a consideration of Palestinian dispossession in relation to Jewish diasporic traditions a new ethos can be forged for a one-state solution. Butler engages Jewish philosophical positions to articulate a critique of political Zionism and its practices of illegitimate state violence, nationalism, and state-sponsored racism. At the same...

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