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Broadening Modern Jewish History

Todd M. Endelman

Broadening Modern Jewish History

by Todd M. Endelman

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Published by Littman Library of Jewish .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish Studies,
  • World history,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12269988M
    ISBN 101904113028
    ISBN 109781904113027
    OCLC/WorldCa149314472

    Howard M. Sachar is the author of numerous books, including A History of Israel, A History of the Jews in America, Farewell España, and Israel and is also the editor of the volume The Rise of Israel: A Documentary serves as professor of modern history at George Washington University, is a consultant and lecturer on Middle Eastern affairs for numerous governmental. A History of the Jews: This amazing history of the Jewish people is a great read, written by renowned Christian British historian Paul Johnson. If you are looking for a book to take you through through years of Jewish history, this has to be on your shopping list.

    He was Professor Emeritus of History and International Affairs at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and the author of 16 books, as well as numerous articles in scholarly journals, on the subjects of Middle Eastern and Modern European history/5(2).   Zand(Sand)is not an expert in Jewish history. The real experts are in the Jewish history dept.s in the Hebrew university,Haifa and Tel Aviv. I am a retired hisorian. The facts:when the Romans conquered the country of Judea there were 2,, Jews (63 BCE). By CE, only ,, remained.

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In Broadening Jewish History, author Todd Endelman expands the horizons of modern Jewish historiography by focusing on 'ordinary' rather than exceptional Jews, arguing that what those in the wider Jewish community did or felt does more to deepen our understanding of Jewish history than what a few exceptional individuals thought and by: 8.

By Todd M Endelman The Littman Library, £ Professor Todd Endelman, who teaches modern Jewish history at the University of Michigan, is one of the world's leading authorities on the history. Broadening Jewish History Todd M. Endelman. The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press.

In Broadening Jewish History Todd Endelman seeks to expand the horizons of modern Jewish historiography by focusing on 'ordinary' rather than exceptional Jews, arguing that what ordinary people did or felt can do more to deepen our understanding of Jewish.

Broadening Jewish History Todd M. Endelman. The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press. In Broadening Jewish History, author Todd Endelman expands the horizons of modern Jewish historiography by focusing on 'ordinary' rather than exceptional Jews, arguing that what those in the wider Jewish community did or felt does more to deepen our.

Todd Endelman. In Broadening Jewish History, author Todd Endelman expands the horizons of modern Jewish historiography by focusing on 'ordinary' rather than exceptional Jews, arguing that what those in the wider Jewish community did or felt does more to deepen our understanding of Jewish history than what a few exceptional individuals thought and wrote.

"Course of Modern Jewish History" is no exception. This book follows the history of Jews throughout the world from the 18th century until today. It does so in a generally chronological order, although at times it breaks this standard to move country by country during a specific period.

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