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6 edition of A Jewish Window into the Life and the World found in the catalog.

A Jewish Window into the Life and the World

by William Gerber

  • 321 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by International Scholars Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism,
  • Sociology,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • Religion: general,
  • USA,
  • Jews,
  • 20th century,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatTextbook Binding
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8685447M
    ISBN 10188325552X
    ISBN 109781883255527
    OCLC/WorldCa30026599

    Tellingly, the Book of Proverbs transforms the Tree of Life into Torah and wisdom: She is a tree of life to those who grasp her, and whoever holds on to her is happy. (Prov. ) [7] The Jewish Tree of Life is Torah and wisdom, representing a lifelong religious quest, rather than a supernatural fruit that promises physical immortality. [8]. For me, the novel is also a window into late s Los Angeles. I’ll get back to the Jewish-Mormon intersection, but the novel’s urban twist put me in mind of Dustin Hoffman’s portrayal in that evergreen film, The Graduate, and its depiction of a coming-of-age confused and ambitious young man. Like the film, the novel depicts middle class Author: Monroe Price.

    Leo Baeck Institute (LBI) was founded in by a circle of émigré Jewish intellectuals who resolved to document the vibrant German-speaking Jewish culture that had been nearly extinguished in the Holocaust. In the decades since, LBI has worked to fulfill that mission by building a world-class research collection. With an 80, volume library, millions of pages of archival documents. ONLINE: Click on Read More and Buy from any book page on this site. You will be redirected to JPS's publishing partner, the University of Nebraska Press. PHONE: Call Longleaf Services at or EMAIL: [email protected] FAX: OR EBOOKS: Most JPS books are available from ebook vendors. FOREIGN ORDERS:

    Artist Anita Rodriguez’s “aha” moment came after reading “To the End of the Earth: A History of the Crypto-Jews of New Mexico.” The book by New Mexico’s former state historian. From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish History (Wayne State University Press, ) is the first comprehensive biography of Dawidowicz (), a pioneer historian in the field that is now called “Holocaust Studies.” Dawidowicz was a household name in the postwar years, not only because of her scholarship but also due to her.


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