From Berlin to Jerusalem: memories of my youth

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Schocken Books, Nov 1, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 178 pages
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The eminent Jewish scholar recalls the chief events and people of his Berlin childhood, the circumstances leading to his migration to Palestine, and his initial responses to his new homeland

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Background and Childhood 1897 1910
Jewish Milieu
HI Jewish Awakening 19111914

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Gershom Scholem was a professor of Jewish mysticism at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem until his death in 1982. Among his most important works are "Major Trends in Jewish Mysticism, The Messianic Idea in Judaism," and "On the Kabbalah and Its Symbolism.

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