A History of Jewish Civilization
Full color photographs and a lively text describe the ancient rituals and the modern customs of the Jewish people. Traces the influences of their many migrations throughout the world on the development of Jewish culture and how it all fuses in Israeli, American and international life today.
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Who are the Jews?
The Middle Eastern
The Stories of the Hebrew
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Abraham According anti-Semitism Apiru Arab Assyrian Auschwitz Babylon Babylonian became believed biblical Book camps Canaan Canaanite century C.E. Chapter Christian circumcision Covenant David death descendants Despite destroyed divine Donmeh Dreyfus early Eastern Europe Egypt Egyptian emanations Exilarch exile father festivals gentile Geonim German God's Hasidic Hasidim Haskalah Hebrew Herzl Holocaust Holy insisted Isaac Israel Israeli Israelites Jerusalem Jewish community Jewish law Jewish population Jewish religion Jewish world Jewry Jews Joshua Judah Karaite king kingdom known later leaders lived Lord Maimonides marriage married Messiah Mishnah Moses Muslim mystical nation Nazi None-the-less oral law Pale of Settlement Palestine Palestinian Passover Pharisees philosopher Poland prayer priest Promised Land prophet rabbis Reform movement religious ritual Roman Russia Sabbath Sadducees scholars Scriptures secular Shabbetai Shavuoth Sinai Solomon story strictly Orthodox survived synagogue Talmud tannaim Temple Temple in Jerusalem tion Torah tradition tribes women Zaddik Zionist