No-State Solution A Jewish Manifesto
ISBN: HB: 9780300251289, Yale University Press, February 2023
192 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm
A provocative manifesto, arguing for a new understanding of the Jews' peoplehood. Today there are two seemingly mutually exclusive notions of what "the Jews" are: either a religion or a nation/ethnicity. The widespread conception is that the Jews we...
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Ruth A Migrant's Tale
ISBN: HB: 9780300255072, Yale University Press, November 2022
232 pp., 20.9x14.6 cm, 12 black&white illus.
A wide-ranging exploration of the story of Ruth, a foreigner who became the founding mother of the Davidic dynasty. The biblical Ruth has inspired numerous readers from diverse cultural backgrounds across many centuries. In this insightful volume,...
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Empire of Destruction A History of Nazi Mass Killing
ISBN: HB: 9780300234053, Yale University Press, October 2022
400 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 24 black&white illus., 1 map
Nazi Germany killed approximately 13 million civilians and other non-combatants in deliberate policies of mass murder, mostly during the war years. Almost half the victims were Jewish, systematically destroyed in the Holocaust, the core of the Nazis'...
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Literary Mafia Jews, Publishing, and Postwar American Literature
ISBN: HB: 9780300251425, Yale University Press, October 2022
280 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
An investigation into the transformation of publishing in the United States from a field in which Jews were systematically excluded to one in which they became ubiquitous. In the 1960s and 1970s, complaints about a "Jewish literary mafia" were ever...
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Autobiographies of an Angel A Novel
ISBN: HB: 9780300247411, Yale University Press, September 2022
224 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
An unflinching narrative of family history in Hungary's Jewish community and the nation's deep complicity in the Holocaust. Born in 1723 in a small German town, Johann Klarfeld is thirteen when his father dies. He is taken in by a kind Italian paint...
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Admiral Hyman Rickover Engineer of Power
ISBN: HB: 9780300243109, Yale University Press, April 2022
328 pp., 20.9x14.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
A riveting exploration of the brilliant, combative, and controversial "Father of the Nuclear Navy" Known as the "Father of the Nuclear Navy", Admiral Hyman George Rickover (1899-1986) remains an almost mythical figure in the United States Navy. A b...
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Becoming Elijah Prophet of Transformation
ISBN: HB: 9780300242706, Yale University Press, April 2022
248 pp., 20.9x14.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
The story of the prophet Elijah's transformation from fierce zealot to compassionate hero and cherished figure in Jewish folklore. In the Bible Elijah is a zealous prophet, attacking idolatry and injustice, championing God. He performs miracles, res...
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For the Freedom of Zion The Great Revolt of Jews against Romans, 66-74 CE
ISBN: HB: 9780300248135, Yale University Press, February 2022
744 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 28 black&white illus.
This deeply researched and insightful book examines the causes, course, and historical significance of the Jews' failed revolt against Rome from 66 to 74 CE, including the destruction of the Jerusalem Temple. Based on a comprehensive study of all the...
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Memory Unearthed The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross
ISBN: PB: 9780300264111, Yale University Press, February 2022
244 pp., 29.2x25.4 cm, 350 colour illus.
Emotionally resonant photographs of everyday life in the Jewish Lodz Ghetto taken during WWII. From 1941 to 1944, the Polish Jewish photographer Henryk Ross (1910-1991) was a member of an official team documenting the implementation of Nazi policies...
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Abraham Joshua Heschel A Life of Radical Amazement
ISBN: HB: 9780300233216, Yale University Press, January 2022
328 pp., 21x14.6 cm, 1 black&white illus.
"When I marched in Selma, I felt my legs were praying". So said Polish-born American rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907–1972) of his involvement in the 1965 Selma civil rights march alongside Martin Luther King Jr. Heschel, who spoke with a fiery mor...
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