OXFORD UNIV PR: July 2012
Where did the Jews come from? How did they retain their strong sense of community through centuries of dispersion? How have the Jews of the present, with their proud ethnic identity and thriving national home, emerged out of the downtrodden Jews of the past? Such questions arise naturally in the minds of anyone contemplating the long history of Jewish people. In one concise, authoritative volume, A Short History of the Jewish People
provides insights and answers.
This sweeping and highly informative work presents the major geographical, cultural, and political forces that have det... View More...