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History of Jewish Literature, Part 4

by Meyer Waxman

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Books & Reading,
  • Judaism - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8058754M
    ISBN 100766143716
    ISBN 109780766143715
    OCLC/WorldCa492213132

    A History of the Jewish People presents a total vision of Jewish experiences and achievements--religious, political, social, and economic--in both the land of Israel and the diaspora throughout the ages. It has been acclaimed as the most comprehensive and penetrating work yet to have appeared in its field. Six distinguished scholars at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, have set forth here for 4/5(1). Part 4: The Standover Man: The Accordionist (The Secret Life of Hans Hubermann) Part 4: The Standover Man: A Good Girl; Part 4: The Standover Man: A Short History of the Jewish Fist Fighter; Part 4: The Standover Man: The Wrath of Rosa; Part 4: The Standover Man: Liesel's Lecture; Part 4: The Standover Man: The Sleeper.

    The Jewish apocrypha, known in Hebrew as הספרים החיצונים (Sefarim Hachizonim: "the outer books"), are books written in large part by Jews, especially during the Second Temple period, and were not accepted as sacred manuscripts (canonical) when the Torah was fully canonized. Some of these books are considered sacred by some Christians, and are included in the Old Testament. Book Description: This book offers the reader a voyage in the new world that opened up to the enlightened Jewish reader of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, a time when the first glimmerings of emancipation and secular education were giving large numbers of Jews their first exposure to science, literature, and art, and opening their minds to new ideas.

      Jewish Books: 18 Essential Texts Every Jew Should Read Jews are known as the "People of the Book" for good reason. The Torah, otherwise known as the Hebrew Bible, has inspired debate and sparked imaginations for thousands of years, and the Talmud is itself an imaginative compendium of Jewish legal debate.   It is a history of the Jewish people, written in Greek for Josephus' gentile patrons. Beginning with the creation of Adam and Eve, it follows the events of the historical books .


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This book explains why the best way to understand the Jewish historical experience is to look at Jewish people, not just as a religious or ethnic group or a nation or "people," but, as bearers of civilization.

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Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Because many Jewish writers wrote in German, Russian, French, and other European languages, what we call "European Jewish literature" overlaps with European literature as a whole.

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