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A Truth to Tell, Novels About the Holocaust for Young Readers
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011 by Look Again Press. Category: Essay » Literature
Exploring the historical treatment of the subject and literary devices authors use to effectively convey difficult truths, Eve Tal examines the ways in which the Holocaust is portrayed in selected English-Language and Hebrew fiction for young readers.
Daughters of Iraq
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Daughters of Iraq is a fascinating story following three generation of women as they journey from Iraq in the first half of the twentieth century to modern-day Israel and Seattle. It is the story of a Jewish family that emigrated from Iraq to Israel to start a new life in the newly established country.
Son of Saul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The testament of Jonathan, son of Israel's first king. A hero of Israel's war to throw off Philistine domination, Jonathan lives an agony of divided loyalties: between his conscience and the ferocious decrees of the prophet Samuel; between his marriage and a forbidden friendship with a beautiful Canaanite priestess; between his father and the charismatic David, destined to take the throne.
Jesus' Island of Dreams
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 145,530. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Middle Eastern
Jesus’ Island of Dreams is a story of the efforts to follow instructions from Jesus. Thomas, a great grandson of Apostle Thomas, does as he is told by Jesus. He is to obtain the support of the Romans. Find a specific island in the Mediterranean.
Josiah, the Child King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
When enemies murdered his father, Josiah became king at the age of eight. The land he ruled was torn between Baal, a pagan deity, and Yahweh, the God of the Hebrew people. Through years of struggle and political intrigue, with help from prophets such as Zephaniah and Jeremiah, Josiah removed the idols, repaired Yahweh's temple and turned the nation back to their God. But would it be enough?
3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Rafi and Dimitri have been friends for a quarter century. Now they love the same woman. But it’s not that simple… 3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans explores the question no one asks. What brought each character to the pivotal moment? In this turn-of-the-century love story, history has a front-row seat.
Pretending Democracy
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Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 160,160. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Can a state be both democratic and ethnically self-defined? Pretending democracy: Israel, an ethnocratic state unpacks this issue by using Israel as a case study. Based on papers presented at AMEC’s 2010 conference themed ‘Locating ethnic states in a cosmopolitan world: The case of Israel’, the book interrogates concepts such as ‘cosmopolitanism’, ‘nationalism’, ‘ethnocracy’ and ‘citizenship’.
The Ships of Tarshish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by CanBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Antiquities & Archaeology
Where was the ancient land of Tarshish, mentioned in the Bible? Many people have speculated. What about the future of Tarshish in Bible prophecies? Discover what David J. Gibson thinks in this thought-provoking book.
Triumphal Accounts in Hebrew and Egyptian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,110. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Ancient
This ebook contains the text approved by the external and internal PhD examiners for a thesis carried out under the supervision of Dr John Bimson at Trinity College, Bristol, England. It will be of interest to those who wish to explore cross-cultural connections between early Israel and New Kingdom Egypt, as expressed in triumphal literature.
My Jewish Wife
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Antonio and Susan meet quite by chance, their cultural differences are not going to keep them apart, Love conquers all they say, but does it? They decide to get married and go to Israel to try out life on a Kibbutz, shortly afterwards war breaks out. They are separated by the I.D.F. and sent to different ends of Israel. Antonio is captured by the enemy which is the beginning of the end.