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Will The Real Albert Speer Please Stand Up? The Many Faces of Hitler’s Architect
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
In the years since the Nuremberg trial, biographers have been fascinated with the life of Albert Speer, Hitler's architect and the man rumoured to replace him. This short book looks at the events leading up to the Nuremberg trial, and the trial itself, to understand the man behind the enigma.
Why American Jews Should Learn Hebrew
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Matá. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Hebrew
Expanded version of an essay in the Forward that generated tremendous attention in the American Jewish media. In it, author David Hazony explores the growing cultural gap between American Jews and Israelis, and offers a surprisingly simple, but compelling, solution.
Ich Bin Ein Jude: Travels through Europe on the Edge of Savagery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In a proud affirmation, “Ich bin ein Jude” – I am a Jew -- journalist and poet Herb Brin retraces the train routes over which boxcars transported millions of Jews to their bitter fate during the Holocaust. Boarding in Istanbul in 1978, Herb travels through Greece, Yugoslavia, and Austria, then onward to Poland, where he visits the concentration camps of Auschwitz and Majdanek.
Marilyn Manson Banned from the United Kingdom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Warning: I wrote this letter to dozens of Jewish groups over a three week time period. I gave them my address, email, and phone number, which I never give out. Two people got back to me. The rabbi’s letter said it all. His response summed up the danger in the Jewish community with one line that read, “We are not equipped for this.”