The Earth Is the Lord's: The Inner World of the Jew in East Europe

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Jun 1, 1979 - Religion - 120 pages
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Earth Is The Lords is a riveting portrayal of a bygone culture of Jews in Eastern Europe by one of the foremost Jewish thinkers of the century.


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The Earth Is the Lord's: The Inner World of the Jew in Eastern Europe (A Jewish Lights Classic Reprint)

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This thin 1949 volume focuses on the daily life of the Eastern European Jew during the Ashkenazic period. Read full review


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FOUR For the People
SEVEN A World of Palimpsests
ELEVEN Hasidim
FOURTEEN Guard My Tongue from Evil
Books by Abraham Joshua Heschel

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Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-72) was internationally known as a scholar, author, activist, and theologian. He was Professor of Ethics and Mysticism at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

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