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Bob Pastor Jewish Challenger To Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Bob Pastor was a solid fighter who has been rated the second best Jewish heavyweight behind Max Baer. Pastor left NYU to pursue a boxing career. At 25, when he fought Joe Louis for a second time, the fight also pitted Pastor's trainer, Jimmy Johnson, and Louis' promoter Mike Jacobs, as adversaries. A former Madison Square Garden booster, Johnson hoped to diminish Louis' growing marketability.
Philadelphia Police Crackdown on Jewish Pornographic Book and Photo Distributors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Pornography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
During the late 1920s Jewish immigrants from Poland and Russia were targeted during a sweep against obscene photos, books and photos in Philadelphia. Among the most publicized cases was one against Samuel Bloom and his wife. Immigrants from Poland Mrs. Bloom claimed that she was unable to write English. The Blooms, cigar store owners, were accused of being purveyors of obscene books & photos.
There Is No End to Holocaust Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Stories told by real people, they are living documents, telling us what it was like and felt like. On the background of Eastern European, twentieth-century Jewish history a description of Jewish life during the interwar years in Warsaw, Poland, the Poland that was under Nazi’s murderess grip and the faith of Jews surviving throughout Soviet Russia and Uzbekistan during WWII.
History of Israel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Every society is divided in one way or another and essentially that is the human condition.But what we find in Israel is that the extent of the division is stark. We have so many radically different ideas,Israelis live in their own bubble, A look inside the religious divide within Israeli society.
Eyewitnesses From Belsen and Auschwitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
My ebook recounts testimony given by former prisoners who survived the horrors of Belsen and Auschwitz. Over a 9 week trial they graphically revealed their own experiences in a Lueneburg, Germany courtroom. A witness described a woman who was beaten to death after she tried to communicate with her mother through the walls that partitioned Auschwitz. Of 44 defendants only 30 of them were convicted.
Haym Solomon: The Jew Behind the Revolutionary Money
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are a few unspoken heroes of the American Revolutionary War that made it possible for the creation of the United States. Haym Solomon is one of these men. Haym provided the financial means for a young United States to survive when all hope seemed lost.
A Living Memory: Immortality for Sarra Copia Sulam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Venice contains many remarkable historical figures. One deserving recognition is Sarra Copia Sulam, a Jewish writer who was publicly attacked by the men who benefitted from her learning and generosity. The only Jewish woman to host a literary salon in the seventeenth century, Sarra overcame such censure to remain true to her faith and to produce writings that have ensured her "living memory."
Gli Arabi in Israele
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: Italian. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
La traduzione del documento "The Arabs in Israel", redatto dal Governo Israeliano nel 1952. Anche questo secondo volume di Zhistorica è ricco di link ipertestuali e box di commento che lo rendono particolarmente adatto alla fruizione tramite device dotati di connessione ad internet.
Paul of Tarsus: A First Century Radical
Series: In Brief, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
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This book looks at the radical Jew of the First Century who challenged the status quo. Including useful maps it should appeal to the general reader who wants to learn about the man from Tarsus from a historical perspective rather than the more usual avenue, through Scripture.
Klan Rags: A True Story of Jewish Defiance in 1920s Alabama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
This is the true story of a Jewish rag dealer in 1920s Huntsville Alabama who defied the local Ku Klux Klan. The Klan was determined to drive him out of town...or worse. Everyone expected blood in the streets. This is a tense but inspirational story with an unanticipated ending.
Howdy My Name Is - -
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
A Short collection of Bible Heroes from Adam to Moses. Each hero tells his own story in his own words with a bit of ad lib. Each hero stays with the Biblical truth while remaining human.
The Gates of Our Exodus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Russian
The plight of Soviet Jews is a story not well known in the West. We feel privileged to write the English translation of excerpts from Felix Kandel's The Gates of Our Exodus. The persecution of Jews always existed in Russia, but in the time of Stalin discrimination and oppression of Jews became an everyday government policy supported with enthusiasm by the Russian populace.
How Many Guards at the Tomb?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by apgroup. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Christian art portrays the tomb on Easter morn as being guarded by just two Roman guards, leading both Christians and non-Christians to give credence to an explanation that was roundly dismissed at the time: the guards simply fell asleep. In this series of essays, Christian apologist Anthony Horvath shows how artist's portrayals are not only inaccurate, but undermine what they seek to honor.
L'Interpretazione dei Detti Segreti del Vangelo di Tommaso
You set the price! Words: 16,500. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
A più di sessant’anni dalla scoperta del Vangelo di Tommaso (il papiro ritrovato a Nag Hammadi nel 1945), questo libro riesce a dare un'interpretazione coerente ed efficace ai suoi detti più enigmatici restituendoci, di Gesù, il ritratto di un ateo alla ricerca del divino. Il libro è dunque una sfida avvincente per coloro che cercano il Gesù "storico".
The Last Goodbye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The Last Goodbye is a book of pictures and poems inspired by the author's experiences during World War 2 in the Lodz Ghetto in Poland, and as a prisoner at Auschwitz, in the Kristianstadt labour camp in Silesia and finally liberation at Belsen. Dedicated to each of the six million men, women and children who died.