A historical atlas of the Jewish people: from the time of the patriarchs to the present

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lie Barnavi
Knopf, 1992 - History - 299 pages
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The history of the Jews spans more than two millenia and encompasses most parts of the globe--an extraordinary saga which is set forth pictorially in this comprehensive, and richly illustrated and designed volume. With hundreds of brilliantly detailed maps, photographs, and drawings, and chronologies and commentaries by leading experts,A Historical Atlas of the Jewish Peopleis both an authoritative reference work and a sumptuous gift volume.

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While his book deals with the total history of the Jewish People, about 1/5 deals specifically with the Holocaust. There is a wealth of information and hundreds of beautiful photos and maps included. Read full review

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Publishing an atlas purporting to cover the history of the Jewish people from antiquity to the present is a courageous, even audacious act, particularly when all this is to be done in fewer than 300 ... Read full review

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Elie Barnavi is Director of the Department of History at the University of Tel Aviv and Associate Professor at the Ecole des Haute Etudes et Sciences Sociales in Paris.

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