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Specter Haunting Europe The Myth of Judeo-Bolshevism
ISBN: HB: 9780674047686, Harvard University Press, November 2018
368 pp., 21x14 cm
The first comprehensive account of the evolution and exploitation of the Judeo-Bolshevik myth, from its origins to the present day. For much of the twentieth century, Europe was haunted by a threat of its own imagining: Judeo-Bolshevism. This myth –...
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Our American Israel The Story of an Entangled Alliance
ISBN: HB: 9780674737624, Harvard University Press, October 2018
368 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 19 photos
An essential account of America's most controversial alliance that reveals how the United States came to see Israel as an extension of itself, and how that strong and divisive partnership plays out in our own time. "Our American Israel" tells the st...
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Burdens of Brotherhood Jews and Muslims from North Africa to France
ISBN: PB: 9780674984103, ISBN: HB: 9780674088689, Harvard University Press, March 2018
420 pp., 23.5x15.7 cm, 24 halftones, 6 maps
Headlines from France suggest that Muslims have renewed an age-old struggle against Jews and that the two groups are once more inevitably at odds. But the past tells a different story. "The Burdens of Brotherhood" is a sweeping history of Jews and Mu...
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City on a Hilltop American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement
ISBN: HB: 9780674975057, Harvard University Press, August 2017
368 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 9 halftones, 2 maps
Since 1967, more than 60,000 Jewish-Americans have settled in the territories captured by the State of Israel during the Six Day War. Comprising 15 percent of the settler population today, these immigrants have established major communities, transfor...
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£28,00
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Against the Jews and the Gentiles: Books I-IV I Tatti Renaissance Library 79
ISBN: HB: 9780674974975, Harvard University Press, July 2017
425 pp., 21x14 cm
Giannozzo Manetti (1396-1459) was a celebrated humanist orator, historian, philosopher, and scholar of the early Renaissance. Son of a wealthy Florentine merchant, he participated actively in the public life of the Florentine republic and embraced th...
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£23,00
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Menorah From the Bible to Modern Israel
ISBN: HB: 9780674088795, Harvard University Press, November 2016
304 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 50 colour illus.
The menorah, the seven-branched candelabrum, has traversed millennia as a living symbol of Judaism and the Jewish people. Naturally, it did not pass through the ages unaltered. "The Menorah" explores the cultural and intellectual history of the Weste...
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Before Auschwitz Jewish Prisoners in the Prewar Concentration Camps
ISBN: HB: 9780674967595, Harvard University Press, March 2015
376 pp., 23.4x15.2 cm, 19 halftones, 1 map, 5 tables
Auschwitz – the largest and most notorious of Hitler's concentration camps – was founded in 1940, but the Nazis had been detaining Jews in camps ever since they came to power in 1933. "Before Auschwitz" unearths the little-known origins of the concen...
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£34,00
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FDR and the Jews
ISBN: PB: 9780674416741, Harvard University Press, November 2014
390 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 27 halftones
Nearly seventy-five years after World War II, a contentious debate lingers over whether Franklin Delano Roosevelt turned his back on the Jews of Hitler's Europe. Defenders claim that FDR saved millions of potential victims by defeating Nazi Germany....
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Ambiguity of Virtue Gertrude van Tijn and the Fate of the Dutch Jews
ISBN: HB: 9780674281387, Harvard University Press, March 2014
310 pp., 20.3x15.2 cm, 28 halftones, 2 maps
In May 1941, Gertrude van Tijn arrived in Lisbon on a mission of mercy from German-occupied Amsterdam. She came with Nazi approval to the capital of neutral Portugal to negotiate the departure from Hitler's Europe of thousands of German and Dutch Jew...
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£20,00
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Thin Description Ethnography and the African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem
ISBN: HB: 9780674049666, Harvard University Press, November 2013
404 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 8 halftones
The African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem are often dismissed as a fringe cult for their beliefs that African Americans are descendants of the ancient Israelites and that veganism leads to immortality. But John L. Jackson questions what "fringe" mea...
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