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The Heritage of Israel By Jason Bright
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The Hidden Heritage of Israel is an incredible journey into the period of ancient Egypt and subsequent Israelite religious and cultural development. This journey takes us from identifying the... More > historical Moses, to the symbiotic relationship between Egyptian and Jewish theological constructs, to identifying the origin and pronunciation of the name of the Israelite God, and finally culminating in an overall picture of the purpose of Jewish existence. This unique book derives its incredible knowledge from both historical sources and in-depth analyses of the Kabbalah. The unique mergers of these two disciplines yield a picture of Jewish identity that will not disappoint the reader.< Less
My Jewish Name By Nancy Shiffrin
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THE NAME “SHIFFRIN” “Shiffrin” means handmaiden. Shifra is the name of the Egyptian woman who, along with Puah, saved the first-born Jewish boy babies from extinction,... More > thereby insuring the Jewish lineage... The Shiffrin name came to be used in the town of zjembin in Belarus, in the beginning of the nineteenth century. Before that, Jews of Eastern Europe did not have surnames, nor did they actually reside in Russia until Poland was annexed. Then, for tax purposes, names were required. The council of zjembin, of Belarus, decided on Shifra, or handmaiden, in honor of the women who saved the Jewish people. What follows are essays, poems of Jewish reference and stories I had no context for, before earning a doctorate from The Union Institute and University in Ohio. The material here is inspired by the trends toward inclusion and multiculturalism in higher education, coupled with a need to know more about my own heritage.< Less
Diary of a Jewish Housewife By Shirley Rosen Hodes
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A collection of "folk poetry" on themes of family, the immigrant experience, Jewish heritage, and common human emotions.
Diary of a Jewish Housewife By Shirley Rosen Hodes
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A collection of "folk poetry" on themes of family, the immigrant experience, Jewish heritage, and common human emotions.
American Discovery: World Heritage By Gunnar Thompson
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The True Story of America’s Multiethnic Heritage of Discovery is presented for general adult readers in action-packed, detective-style narratives. Join in the fun and excitement as First... More > People, Egyptians, Romans, Japanese, Chinese, Welsh, Irish, Norse, Greek, African, Jewish, Hindu, and Muslim seafarers all discover the New World before Columbus. Includes the latest research: Greek slaves worked Minoan Mines of Lake Superior; Nubian overlords brought Egyptian agriculture to Mexico in 1400 BC; the early Mexican metropolis of Teotihuacan was a trading center serving Roman, Chinese, Hindu, and Persian merchants; refugee Horse Tribes fleeing Genghis Khan brought Asian horses and Horse Culture to the Great Plains. Marco Polo was a “witness to history.” He sailed with Chinese explorers who mapped the West Coast. He returned to Venice in 1295 with maps and the latest Chinese guns. The book is packed with authentic maps, artifacts, and ships.< Less
American Discovery: World Heritage By Gunnar Thompson
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The True Story of America’s Multiethnic Heritage of Discovery is presented for general adult readers. Action-packed, detective-style narratives feature women in history, the First People... More > (Indians), Egyptians, Romans, Japanese, Chinese, Welsh, Irish, Norse, Greek, African, Jewish, Hindu, and Muslim seafarers. They all discovered America before Columbus. The latest research includes: Greek slaves worked Minoan Mines in Lake Superior; Nubian overlords brought Egyptian agriculture to Mexico; the early Mexican metropolis of Teotihuacan was a trading center serving Roman, Chinese, Hindu, and Persian merchants; Horse Tribes fleeing Genghis Khan brought Asian horses to the Great Plains. Marco Polo was a “witness to history.” He sailed with Chinese explorers who mapped the West Coast. He returned to Venice in 1295 with maps and the latest Chinese guns. The book is packed with authentic maps, artifacts, and ships.< Less
Ambershore: A Memoir of a Latvian-Jewish Woman By Rhoda Gurevich
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Ambershore is the autobiography of Rhoda Gurevich, a woman of Latvian Jewish heritage who survived the horrors of history. In this memoir, Gurevich chronicles her charmed early life in the... More > cosmopolitan capital of Riga, Latvia, which took a nightmarish turn following the occupation of Latvia by the Soviet Union, the invasion by the Nazis, and the annihilation of most of the country's Jewish population. Hers is a story of wits, luck, and survival, combined with a passion for culture and humanity that instilled Rhoda's life with dignity during some of civlizations darkest eras. Along with the tale of her journey from Riga to the United States, where she immigrated with her family in the 1970s, Ambershore gives a rare account of life in Latvia before, during, and after WWII, from the culinary riches of the Central Market and authentic Latvian Jewish recipes, to the details of the Russian occupation and Latvia’s independence. Readers will feel each bump, setback, and triumph in Rhoda’s journey.< Less
Ambershore: A Memoir of a Latvian-Jewish Woman By Rhoda Gurevich
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Ambershore is the autobiography of Rhoda Gurevich, a woman of Latvian Jewish heritage who survived the horrors of history. In this memoir, Gurevich chronicles her charmed early life in the... More > cosmopolitan capital of Riga, Latvia, which took a nightmarish turn following the occupation of Latvia by the Soviet Union, the invasion by the Nazis, and the annihilation of most of the country's Jewish population. Hers is a story of wits, luck, and survival, combined with a passion for culture and humanity that instilled Rhoda's life with dignity during some of civlizations darkest eras. Along with the tale of her journey from Riga to the United States, where she immigrated with her family in the 1970s, Ambershore gives a rare account of life in Latvia before, during, and after WWII, from the culinary riches of the Central Market and authentic Latvian Jewish recipes, to the details of the Russian occupation and Latvia’s independence. Readers will feel each bump, setback, and triumph in Rhoda’s journey.< Less
My Jewish Bessarabian Roots Volume 2 (Meites Family) By Ella Romm
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The author completed a comprehensive research on her Bessarabian Jewish ancestry where over 130 blood relatives were identified. A renowned Hebrew poet Eliyahu Meitus (1892-1977), American scientists... More > Joseph Meites (1913-2005) and Samuel Meites (1921-2003) are the most shining figures in the family tree. The book includes historical facts, memoirs and statistics.< Less
Holiday Hebrew Coloring Book: 8 Letters in Jewish Holidays By Doris Baker
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This activity storybook is designed as a brief introduction to the alefbet. Focusing on eight letters in Jewish holidays, children are introduced to the Storybook Hebrew alphabet characters they will... More > meet again for review in Storybook Hebrew Coloring Books 1, 2, 3, and 4. Children listen to and retell stories, do letter searches, trace block letters and draw a picture related to the letter sound being introduced. Also Includes heritage Hebrew words, letter review, and sound awareness activities. Black and white inside. See more info at www.storybookhebrew.com.< Less