ISBN-10:
0195139410
ISBN-13:
9780195139419
Pub. Date:
07/27/2000
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
A Short History of the Jewish People: From Legendary Times to Modern Statehood / Edition 1

A Short History of the Jewish People: From Legendary Times to Modern Statehood / Edition 1

by Raymond P. Scheindlin
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ISBN-13: 9780195139419
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 07/27/2000
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 110,188
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 5.30(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author



Raymond P. Scheindlin teaches at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York City. His other books include Wine, Women, and Death: Medieval Hebrew Poems on the Good Life and The Gazelle: Medieval Hebrew Poems on God, Israel, and the Soul.

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Israelite Origins and Kingdom
2. Judea and the Origins of the Dispora
3. Roman Palestine and Sassanid Babylonia
4. The Jews in the Islamic World: From the Rise of Islam to the End of the Middle Ages
5. The Jews of Medieval Christian Europe
6. The Jews in the Ottoman Empire and the Middle East
7. The Jews of Western Europe
8. The Jews of Eastern Europe and the United States
9. The Holocaust
10. Zionism and the Origins of the State of Israel
11. The Jewish People after 1948
Bibliography
Index

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This is a very well done book....very strong in historical accuracy....