Peace, in Deed: Essays in Honor of Harry James Cargas

Peace, in Deed: Essays in Honor of Harry James Cargas

by Zev Garber
     
 

Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut.Peace, In Deed is a festschrift honoring the late Harry James Cargas, the Leading Catholic Scholar in Holocaust Studies.  See more details below

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Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut.Peace, In Deed is a festschrift honoring the late Harry James Cargas, the Leading Catholic Scholar in Holocaust Studies.

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Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal Of Jewish Studies
...the work is significant. The editors have chosen Harry's friends wisely, and the essayists honor Harry with their wisdom.
— Michael Berenbaum, Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation, Los Angeles
Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal Of Jewish Studies - Michael Berenbaum
"...the work is significant. The editors have chosen Harry's friends wisely, and the essayists honor Harry with their wisdom."
Booknews
In honoring Cargas, as founding editor of Holocaust and Genocide Studies and the only Catholic ever appointed to the International Advisory Board at Yad Vashem (the Holocaust Memorial Center, Jerusalem), Elie Wiesel, Kurt Vonnegut, Franklin Littell ("father of Holocaust education in the US"), Eugene Fisher (Executive Director, Secretariat for Catholic-Jewish Relations, National Conference of Catholic Bishops), and 17 other diverse voices ponder Holocaust memory and reflection, texts, the aftermath, and reflections for Harry (who died in 1998). Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780788504976
Publisher:
University of South Florida
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Studies in the History of Judaism Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.03(d)

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