In Search of Yesterday: The Holocaust and the Quest for Meaning

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University Press of America, 2006 - History - 234 pages
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In Search of Yesterday is a distillation of the author's writings about the Holocaust / Shoah over the span of the last several years in three distinct areas: family stories, the quest for meaning in seemingly inexplicable events, and rethinking and reinterpreting biblical texts in light of the Holocaust / Shoah.

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Contents

Letters from Zerbst
7
ReReading My Fathers Autobiography Upon
19
PART II
43
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Steven Leonard Jacobs, Aaron Aronov Chair of Judaic Studies at the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, has taught Jewish, Holocaust [Shoah], and Biblical Studies at Calhoun Community College, Oakwood College, University of Alabama, Huntsville, Alabama; Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi; and Martin Methodist College, Tennessee. He is also author of Biblical Masorah and the Temple Scroll (University Press of America, 2002).

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