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Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Philadelphia Police Crackdown on Jewish Pornographic Book and Photo Distributors by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
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.
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.
The New Babylon: Those Who Reign Supreme by Michael Collins Piper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,030. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Although there has been much written about the New World Order and the Rothschild Empire, this is the first book ever to document, from the beginning, the truth about this worldwide geopolitical phenomenon, explaining in the long-suppressed origins of the New World Order and the global engine of tyranny rooted in the financial empire of the Rothschild Dynasty.
Finding Faith: The Historical Jesus in the Undisputed Paulines by Mike Gantt
Price: Free! Words: 41,210. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Though its title may sound academic, this book is written for anyone wanting evidence for Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. This book presents the evidence for Jesus in a way that any reader can access. Whether you’ve lost your faith, or you’ve never had it, or even if you have faith but want to be more certain about it, this book will help you.
There Is No End to Holocaust Stories by Suzanna Eibuszyc
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 by mariaanna
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.
History of Israel by IntroBooks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are just so many of those things that history is holding inside and whenever one tries to look over for the facts which are left behind, there is that amazing and astounded feeling of getting overwhelmed. So is the case with history of Israel which talks about so many of those things that happened with the existence of this country.
Inspired by Art: The Last Concubine by Uvi Poznansky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Inspired by Art: The Last Concubine is a collection of art throughout the ages, around the story of David. This volume focuses on the last concubine, Abishag, the rivalry between his sons, Adonijah and Solomon, and the transition of power to his chosen heir, ensuring his legacy for future generations.
The Jewish Roots of the Biblical Wise Men by Leonard Salvig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Bi-vocational technical writer/minister Rev. Leonard (Len) Salvig delivers a powerful series of knockout punches that shatter conjectures about the origin of the Wise Men who worshiped toddler Jesus. In this abridged edition, Salvig narrows the possible cities of origin to one. He relies on Dr. W. E. Nunnally's assertion that the Wise Men were astronomers.
Eyewitnesses From Belsen and Auschwitz by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
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 by Allison Bruning
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 by Kathleen Ann Gonzalez
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."
The Holy Bible: Paragraph Edition by KJV
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810,150. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by Michael Taylor. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and 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.
The Mystery of Rabbi Moishe by Laszlo Malota
You set the price! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
For my grandfather, who will forever remain in Auschwitz. My father could forgive my grandfather only moments before his death. I heard this true story from him about a special man who was able to do something wonderful for the person who caused the most painful thing in the world to him. This is their story.
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 and 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.
Twist: Short Stories from Life by Ed Semon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » History » Social history
As a Jewish freshman at the University of Wisconsin at Madison right after WWII, Ed Semon began adult life. He went on to be a businessman, a teacher, a husband and father, the kind of man who was interesting to others and interested in others. This collection is filled with vignettes featuring people who left an impression on him and his own experiences, in total: a life story, a rich tapestry.
Samuel, Seer by Gordon C. Krantz
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by The Electric Scroll. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
From his mother’s prayers for a son, to his old age, this fictional autobiography based on First Samuel follows Samuel’s life from his childhood calling in the Temple at Shiloh to leadership of Israel and the crowning of two kings.
How They Lived: The Everyday Lives of Hungarian Jews, 1867-1940 by Andras Koerner
Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by ceupress. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
This book documents the physical aspects of the lives of Hungarian Jews in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: the way they looked, the kind of neighborhoods and apartments they lived in, and the places where they worked. Regardless of whether they lived integrated within the majority society or in separate communities, they were an important and integral part of the nation.
The Cochin Jewish Book of Meat and Fish by Dr Essie Sassoon, Bala Menon, & Kenny Salem
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by Tamarind Tree Books Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Jewish & Kosher, Nonfiction » History » Jewish(4.00 from 1 review)
For 2000 years, the Jews of Cochin from India's Malabar coast adhered to dietary laws of the Hebrew Bible. Coconut milk-laced, spiced, aromatic dishes of grain, vegetables and permitted meats and fish became quintessentially kosher and Jewish. Coriander, cumin, cardamom, cinnamon, pepper and coconut dominate their cuisine. The Cochinis in Israel still serve/enjoy the same traditional Kerala fare.
Uriah Levy: From Cabin Boy to Commodore by Phyllis Appel
Price: $4.95 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.