Jews, God, and History (50th Anniversary Edition) (2ND ed.)
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Jews, God, and History (50th Anniversary Edition) (2ND ed.)

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by Max Dimont

From ancient Palestine through Europe and Asia, to America and modern Israel, Dimont shows how the saga of the Jews is interwoven with the story of virtually every nation on earth.

How have the Jews survived through so many millennia while other civilizations havedeclined and perished? What qualities mark the culture that produced Moses, Christ, Spinoza, Marx, Freud and Einstein? From ancient Palestine through Europe and Asia, to America and modern Israel, Max I. Dimont shows how the saga of the Jews is interwoven with the story of virtually every nation on earth. This is a tale of a people excapng annihilation, fighting, falling back, advancing - a lively and fascinating look at how the Jews have contributed to humankind's spiritual and intellectual heritage in remarkable ways, and across a remarkable span of history.

592 pages

ISBN: 0451529405
EAN: 9780451529404

Carolyn's Comments:
Although one of the most fascinating books I have ever read, this volume mainly follows the Ashkenazi (eastern) Jews. For an equally riveting account of the saga of the Sephardic (western or Spanish & Portuguese) Jews, read The Grandees. (Click below)