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Our people; history of the Jews

A text book of Jewish history for the school and home

by J. Isaacs

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Published by Merkos L"Inyonei Chinuch in Brooklyn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS118 .I685 1946
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24983078M
    OCLC/WorldCa7700079

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Our People: A Text Book of Jewish History for the School and Home, Vol. 1, Book 1 & 2 Hardcover – November 1, by5/5(3). Our People Book Summary: The panorama of Jewish history unfolds in these six volumes to reveal the special destiny and purpose of the Jewish people.

Our People is richly detailed yet clear and easy to read, enhancing your knowledge of world history with the special insight derived from traditional Jewish sources. The events and personalities of Jewish history come alive in this extensively researched.

Shelves: judaism, history This book was written by one of the most prominent historians of the 20st Century, and as a best-seller in the late 80s, has certainly been read by a large number of non-Jews.

But this book should be read by every Jew who lacks a full appreciation for what Judaism has contributed to modern civilization/5. Interesting, thorough, and thoughtful history of the Jewish People, particularly because the author is not Jewish.

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Read today, it still provides a comprehensive outline of Jewish history, and also a view of the telling of history as it evolved over the last century.

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These 'read-bites' include up-to-date essays discussing the impact of ; the Iraq War, Muslim Fundamentalism, and rise of European anti-Semitism on the Jewish People.

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Jews are known as the “People of the Book” for good reason. The Torah, otherwise known as the Hebrew Bible, has inspired debate and sparked imaginations for thousands of years, and the Talmud is itself an imaginative compendium of Jewish legal debate.The Hebrew Bible, which is also called the Tanakh (/ t ɑː ˈ n ɑː x /; תָּנָ״ךְ, pronounced or ; also Tenakh, Tenak, Tanach), or sometimes the Miqra (מִקְרָא), is the canonical collection of Hebrew scriptures, including the texts are almost exclusively in Biblical Hebrew, with a few passages in Biblical Aramaic instead (in the books of Daniel and Ezra, the verse.