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Author Brenner, Michael, 1964-

Title A short history of the Jews / Michael Brenner ; translated by Jeremiah Riemer.

Publication Info. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2010]


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 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  909.04 BRENNER    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  909.0492 B751    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  909 BRE    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  909.0492 BRENNER    Check Shelf
 Marlborough, Richmond Memorial Library - Adult Department  909.049 BRENNER    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  909.049 B75    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  909.0492 B75S    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  909.049 B838S    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Non Fiction  909.0492 BRENNER    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction  909.0492 BRENNER    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 421 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [393]-400) and indexes.
Contents From Ur to Canaan : a wandering people -- From exile back home : priests and prophets -- From Hebrew into Greek : disdain and admiration -- From Modiin to Jerusalem : a Jewish state stands and falls -- From Jerusalem to Yavneh : the Diaspora legitimates itself -- From Medina to Baghdad : under Islamic rule -- From Sura to Cordoba : Sepharad : Jewish culture on the Iberian peninsula -- From Lucca to Mainz : Ashkenaz : the roots of Central European Jewry -- From Lisbon to Venice : expulsions and their aftermath -- From Khaybar to Rome : messianic and mystical movements -- From West to East : a new center in Poland -- From Dessau to Berlin : rural Jews, court Jews, and Enlightenment philosophers -- From the ghetto to civil society : political emancipation and religious reform -- From Posen to New Orleans : starting over in America -- From the shtetl to the Lower East Side : East European Jewish dreams and American realities -- From Budapest to Tev Aviv : an "old new land" in Zion -- From Tétouan to Teheran : the Europeanization of Jews in the Islamic world -- From Czernowitz to Cernăuți : political crisis and cultural florescence between the Wars -- From everywhere to Auschwitz : annihilation -- From Julius Streicher's farm to the kibbutz : the Jewish world after the Holocaust -- Appendix. Jewish history in numbers.
Language Translation of: Kleine jüdische Geschichte.
Subject Jews -- History.
Added Title Kleine jüdische Geschichte. English
ISBN 9780691143514 hardcover alkaline paper $29.95
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