The Illustrated History of the Jewish People

The Illustrated History of the Jewish People

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Houghton
A wonderfully accessible, beautifully illustrated chronicle of Jewish life through the ages, based on the best recent scholarship. With essays by Jane Gerber, Oded Irshai, Ora Limor, Michael Marrus, Derek Penslar, Seth Schwartz, David Sorkin, and Bernard Wasserstein. Maps; black-and-white illustrations; 48 full-color pages.


Baker & Taylor
A profusely illustrated, authoritative, but accessible survey of Jewish history, written by a team of leading historians from Israel, the U.S., Canada, and Britain, ranges from the ancient Middle East to the founding of Israel and beyond.

Harcourt Publishing
A wonderfully accessible, beautifully illustrated chronicle of Jewish life through the ages, based on the best recent scholarship. With essays by Jane Gerber, Oded Irshai, Ora Limor, Michael Marrus, Derek Penslar, Seth Schwartz, David Sorkin, and Bernard Wasserstein. Maps; black-and-white illustrations; 48 full-color pages.


Book News
De Lange (Hebrew and Jewish Studies, U. of Cambridge) heads a team of eight other leading academics from North America, the UK, and Israel in narrating the story of the pluralistic Jewish people. Well-selected b&w illustrations follow this history from the ancient roots of the Diaspora to modern upheavals and the founding of Israel. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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& Taylor

A survey of Jewish history, written by a team of historians from Israel, the United States, Canada, and Britain, ranges from the ancient Middle East to the founding of Israel and beyond

Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace, c1997
ISBN: 9780151003020
0151003025
Branch Call Number: 909.04924 ILL
Characteristics: xiv, 434 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm

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