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Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Talmudic Storytelling: Timeless Lessons from the Ancient Sages by Hershey Harry Friedman
Price: Free! Words: 69,190. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud
About 2,000 years ago, the sages of the Talmud used storytelling teach lessons in ethics and morality. Appearing in their stories are God, Elijah the Prophet, Biblical figures such as Abraham and Moses, Satan, animals, nature and - even - each other.
Megaliths of Jewish Lost Tribes by Abraham Benhur
Price: Free! Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Asian
There are two unresolved mysteries in history. One is the disappearance of the ten Israelite tribes that the Assyrians had enslaved and transported to their lands and put them to slave for the empire. They eventually disappeared from history, and the Bible refers to them as the ‘Lost People’. This is an effort to discover their survivors.
Riva and Yehuda Life Story: Tancman, Mohel, Tracz and Ben Eliezer Families by Dani Tracz
Price: Free! Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
A detailed biography of Riva and Yehuda, a Jewish couple born in Belarus and the Ukraine, and their ancestors going back to the 19th century detailing the complicated history of Jews in Eastern Europe.
From Egypt to Babylon: Reimagining Exodus in the Creation of Biblical Israel by Ronald A. Geobey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The historicity of Exodus has long been under attack, yet this story embodies the cultural memory par excellence of the people called Israel and the Jewish identity still present in modern times. This book approaches Exodus as a story developing in tandem with specific instances of identity crisis, culminating in a retrospective on those events characterised by a singular, binding literary motif.
The Holy Bible: Paragraph Edition by KJV
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810,160. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by Michael Taylor. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Bibles, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
"The Holy Bible: Paragraph Edition" is faithful to the old beloved King James Version text, yet with the removal of the verse divisions. This allows the readers a unique and interesting perspective to bring the Scriptures together contextually.
1ed, Un unico Dios - Analisis de La Biblia. El motivo de ser del pueblo elegido by Alberto Canen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,240. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Religion, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
EL PORQUÉ DE LA CREACIÓN DEL PUEBLO JUDÍO El pueblo elegido, ¿elegido para qué? Adán y Eva, ¿los primeros de la humanidad o simplemente los primeros del pueblo hebreo? Los judíos, ¿fueron el ejército de Dios? Si hay un sólo Dios, ¿qué pasó con los otros dioses de la antigüedad? Jesús: ¿es Dios o un profeta? ¿Para qué un Mesías? ¿Llegó el Mesías? ¿De qué libera Jesús a la humanidad?
Road to Emmaus by George Crabb
Price: $3.77 USD. Words: 21,920. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Imagine walking with Jesus as he illustrates where his story is told in the Old Testament scriptures. The Bible tells of these two men listening to him for seven miles on their way from Jerusalem to the village of Emmaus. As they walked along listening to him, their heart's burned with goodness. Perhaps as you read this book and see the pictures of Jesus your heart will burn as well.
The Jewish Connection by Phyllis Appel
Price: $4.21 USD. Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Over the centuries the Jewish people have been persecuted and had their beliefs tested in a variety of ways. The more than fifty individuals profiled in The Jewish Connection are but a few who overcame challenges to make contributions to society. The reader will gain an appreciation of Jewish history and culture by reading the stories of scientists, inventors, athletes, entertainers, and others.
The Diary of a Young Girl (ESL/EFL Version) by Qiliang Feng
Series: Million-Word Reading Projecct Collection III. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is Volume III-13 of the series of readers of Million-Word Reading Project (MWRP). It is suitable for readers with a basic vocabulary of 1,500 words. This book is rewritten from “The Diary of a Young Girl” by Anne Frank. It is a diary kept by Anne Frank while she was in hiding for two years with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands.
Ani Yosef by George Crabb
Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology
He had a miraculous birth. He was the father's favored and beloved son. His brothers who were the shepherds of the fathers flock hated him and conspired to murder him. He was sold for pieces of silver. Handed over to the gentiles and later falsely accused. He was punished even though he was innocent. Who was described? Joseph or Jesus? This book will show how amazingly close they are.
Life is Like a Glass of Tea: Studies of Classic Jewish Jokes (Second Edition) by Richard Raskin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
The first book on Jewish humor in which individual jokes are singled out for comprehensive study, this classic book devotes a chapter to each of 8 major jokes, tracing its history & variants—and looking closely at the ways in which the comic behavior enacted in the punchline can be interpreted. One of the unique properties of classic Jewish jokes is openness to radically different interpretations.
Il Vento dell'Amore - Saggio by Guido Pagliarino
Price: $4.81 USD. Words: 38,950. Language: Italian. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Essay » Author profile
Saggio storico. Nota comune fra Antico e Nuovo Testamento è il governo della storia da parte di Dio: secondo il sentire degli scrittori veterotestamentari, la Parola si rivela progressivamente nei secoli attraverso fatti storici i quali inducono alla riflessione teologica.
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop: The Complete Collection by Al Kustanowitz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,500. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Judaism, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop is a series of seven interactive eBooks that bring hundreds of funny Jewish videos and anecdotes to your favorite screen -- desktop or laptop computer, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android phone or tablet. Each video is introduced with a short written commentary explaining its back story. This anthology includes the complete contents of all seven books in the series.
КРУГОВОРОТ ЕВРЕЕВ В ПРИРОДЕ. ТОМ 2 by Maksim Lyubomirov
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,960. Language: Russian. Published: December 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Сказание о том, как израильтяне были уведены в восточное пленение. Как написали они Ветхий Завет. Как вернулись они на родину, возвели Второй Храм и учредили законы чистоты крови. Как иудеи родили нового Бога – Иисуса Христа. Как написали они Новый Завет и создали христианство. Как разрушили римляне Храм и увели иудеев в западное пленение.
Uriah Levy: From Cabin Boy to Commodore by Phyllis Appel
Price: $4.21 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Uriah Phillips Levy declared himself “an American, a sailor, and a Jew." On his way to achieving the Navy's highest rank of Commodore, Levy faced pirates, a mutinous crew, and six courts-martial, which led to three dismissals from service. He helped abolish flogging as a means of punishment and saved Monticello (President Jefferson’s estate) from destruction.
КРУГОВОРОТ ЕВРЕЕВ В ПРИРОДЕ. ТОМ 6 by Maksim Lyubomirov
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,080. Language: Russian. Published: December 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Сказание о том, как жили евреи в послевоенное время. Как преследовали их по всему миру от Советского Союза до Аргентины. Как внесли они свой вклад в сокровищницу человечества: предотвратили Третью Мировую войну, начали атомную эру, раскрыли структуру ДНК, изобрели мобильный телефон, участвовали в создание кибернетики, космонавтики и генетической инженерии, победили полиомиелит и холеру.
A Historical Tour of the Holy Land by Beryl Ratzer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,630. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Hebrew Scriptures, First and Second Temples, Canaanites – Israelites, Assyrians – Babylonians, Greeks – Romans, Christianity – Judaism – Islam, Crusaders – Mamelukes, State of Israel. You will meet them all, and more, on the pages of A Historical Tour of the Holyland as you tour from event to event in the history of this small piece of land nestled between Egypt and the Fertile Crescent.
Revealing Mistaken Identities by Anita Belle
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution, & Conflict, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Revealing Mistaken Identities presents the War on Drugs from the perspective of the black woman who was the attorney for 7 of the 8 cases that sued the CIA for its role in distributing imported illegal drugs into America's segregated black neighborhoods. This book reveals the CIA's motive for drugging black communities, that is, to cover up that certain African-Americans are biological Jews.
КРУГОВОРОТ ЕВРЕЕВ В ПРИРОДЕ. ТОМ 4 by Maksim Lyubomirov
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,010. Language: Russian. Published: December 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Сказание о том, как в Новое Время евреи расселились по всем континентам Земли от Америки до Австралии. Как породили они Жана Кальвина, Баруха Спинозу, семейство Ротшильдов, Карла Маркса, Альберта Эйнштейна, Якоба Шиффа и других потрясателей вековых устоев в разных областях жизни. Как эмансипация положила начало стиранию западноевропейских евреев с карты народов мира. И о многом другом.