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Title Turning Points in Jewish History.
Imprint Lincoln : The Jewish Publication Society, 2018.


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Description 1 online resource (480 pages)
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Subject Jews -- History.
Genre History.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Maps; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Additional Notes on Biblical Texts; 1. Imagining the Beginning; 2. Liberation from Slavery; 3. The Covenant; 4. Entering the Promised Land; 5. Establishing a State; 6. The Fall of Israel; 7. The Babylonian Exile; 8. The Second Temple; 9. Confronting the Challenge of Hellenism; 10. Roman Rule; 11. Finding a Messianic Equilibrium; 12. The Oral Law Becomes Literature; 13. The Golden Age of Iberian Jewry; 14. The Rise of Eastern European Jewry; 15. Kabbalah Enters the Mainstream; 16. The End of Iberian Jewry.
17. The Rise and Collapse of Polish Jewry18. The Rise of Hasidism; 19. The Challenge of Emancipation; 20. Reform and Reaction; 21. The Rise of North American Jewry; 22. Jewish Nationalism; 23. The Secular Zionist Revolution; 24. Zionist Settlement of the Land of Israel; 25. The Destruction of European Jewry; 26. The Jewish State; 27. East Meets West; 28. Benefits and Costs of Military Power; 29. The Feminist Revolution; 30. The Fall of the Iron Curtain; Afterword; Bibliography; Index.
Other Title Print version: Rosenstein, Marc J. Turning Points in Jewish History. Lincoln : The Jewish Publication Society, ©2018 9780827612631