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Gesher Vakesher
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: Henry A. Green
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: University of South Florida

Born in 1917, the year of the Balfour Declaration, Kronish came of age during the Depression and the New Deal, World War II and the Holocaust, the birth of Israel and the Cold War era. During this time, Miami was also coming of age, emerging from a humid southern backwater
Cuban-Jewish Journeys
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Caroline Bettinger-López
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

Between ten and fifteen thousand persons of Cuban-Jewish heritage currently live in Miami. Until now, however, this vibrant community and its unique traditions have, to a large extent, escaped the notice of ethnographers, historians, and other scholars. In Cuban-Jewish Journeys, Caroline Bettinger-López remedies that neglect with an engaging, in-depth look
A New Vision of Southern Jewish History
Language: en
Pages: 603
Authors: Mark K. Bauman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-14 - Publisher: University Alabama Press

Essays from a prolific career that challenge and overturn traditional narratives of southern Jewish history Mark K. Bauman, one of the foremost scholars of southern Jewish history working today, has spent much of his career, as he puts it, “rewriting southern Jewish history” in ways that its earliest historians could
The Other Peace Process
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Ronald Kronish
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-10 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book describes the theory and practice of interreligious dialogue, education and action in Israel and Palestine in the context of the political peace process as well as the peace-building processes and programs, by drawing on personal experiences and encounters of more than twenty-five years. Through memorable incidents and inspirational
Contemporary Sephardic Identity in the Americas
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Margalit Bejarano
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-18 - Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Offers a wide overview of the Sephardic presence in North and South America through eleven essays discussing culture, history, literature, language, religion and music.