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Vladimir Jabotinsky's Russian Years, 1900–1925
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Brian J. Horowitz
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-05 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

This scholarly biography focuses on the early years of the influential Russian Jewish author and pioneer of Revisionist Zionism. In the first decades of the twentieth century, Russia was a place of intense social strife and political struggle. Vladimir Yevgenyevich “Ze’ev” Jabotinsky, who would go on to become the founder
Vladimir Jabotinsky's Russian Years, 1900-1925
Language: en
Pages: 290
Authors: Brian J. Horowitz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020 - Publisher:

In the early 20th century, with Russia full of intense social strife and political struggle, Vladimir Yevgenyevich (Ze'ev) Jabotinsky (1880-1940) was a Revisionist Zionist leader and Jewish Public intellectual. Although previously glossed over, these years are crucial to Jabotinsky's development as a thinker, politician, and Zionist. Brian Horowitz focuses on
No Small Matter
Language: en
Authors: Anat Helman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-07 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

For many centuries Jews have been renowned for the efforts they put into their children's welfare and education. Eventually, prioritizing children became a modern Western norm, as reflected in an abundance of research in fields such as pediatric medicine, psychology, and law. In other academic fields, however, young children in
Churchill's Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Geoffrey Wheatcroft
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-19 - Publisher: Random House

'Provocative, clear-sighted, richly textured and wonderfully readable, this is the indispensable biography of Churchill for the post-Brexit 2020s' DAVID KYNASTON 'Stimulating, erudite and above all entertaining' ROBERT HARRIS In A.J.P. Taylor's words, Churchill was 'the saviour of his country' when he became prime minister in 1940. Yet he was also
The Life and Work of S.M. Dubnov
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Sofii͡a Dubnova-Ėrlikh, Sophie Dubnov-Erlich, Yivo Institute for Jewish Research
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

The book chronicles Dubnov's personal, professional, and ideological development during a period of intense change for the Jews of the Russian Empire, from the Haskalah to the first years of World War II.