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              Books by Barbara Harshav

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              The Last Days of the Jerusalem of Lithuania: Chronicles from the Vilna Ghetto and the Camps, 1939-1944
               

              The Last Days of the Jerusalem of Lithuania: Chronicles from the Vilna Ghetto and the Camps, 1939-1944 (Hardback, annotated edition)

              By Kruk, Herman; Translated by Harshav, Barbara; Volume editor Harshav, Benjamin

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              For five years, Herman Kruk recorded his experiences and those of others, documenting the life and resistance of European Jews in the shadow of imminent death. This chronicle includes all recovered pages of his diaries and provides an account of the annihilation of the Jewish com ...

              ISBN 9780300044942
              Published 15 September 2002 by Yale University Press
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              My Life as a Radical Jewish Woman: Memoirs of a Zionist Feminist in Poland
                

              My Life as a Radical Jewish Woman: Memoirs of a Zionist Feminist in Poland (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Annotated)

              By Rakovsky, Puah; With Hyman, Paula E.; Translated by Harshav, Barbara

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              Puah Rakovsky (1865-1955) was born under the Russian Empire and died in the independent country of Israel. In this autobiography, she tells of her experiences as a Jewish woman in late 19th- and early 20th-century Poland who broke with her traditional upbringing to become a profe ...

              ISBN 9780253215642
              Published 8 October 2003
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              Series The Modern Jewish Experience
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              Only Yesterday: A Novel
               

              Only Yesterday: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Agnon, S. Y.; Translated by Harshav, Barbara; Introduction by Harshav, Benjamin; Foreword by Kirsch, Adam

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              The description for this book, Only Yesterday: A Novel, will be forthcoming.

              ISBN 9780691181004
              Published 15 March 2018
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Princeton Classics
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              Two Nations in Your Womb: Perceptions of Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages
               

              Two Nations in Your Womb: Perceptions of Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Yuval, Israel Jacob; Translated by Harshav, Barbara; Chipman, Jonathan

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              Argues that the inter-religious polemic between Judaism and Christianity served as a substantial component in the mutual formation of each of the two religions of Christianity and Judaism.

              ISBN 9780520258181
              Published 15 August 2008 by University of California Press
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              Series Mark Taper Foundation Imprint in Jewish Studies
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              A Surplus of Memory: Chronicle of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
               

              A Surplus of Memory: Chronicle of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (Hardback)

              By Zuckerman, Yitzhak; Translated by Harshav, Barbara

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              In 1943, against utterly hopeless odds, the Jews of the Warsaw Ghetto rose up to defy the Nazi horror machine that had set out to exterminate them. This book presents an account of the daily struggle to maintain human dignity under the most dreadful conditions.

              ISBN 9780520078413
              Published 15 May 1993 by University of California Press
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              The New Social Question: Rethinking the Welfare State

              The New Social Question: Rethinking the Welfare State (Hardback)

              By Rosanvallon, Pierre; Foreword by Glazer, Nathan; Translated by Harshav, Barbara

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              Shows that a fundamental practical and philosophical justification for traditional welfare policies - that all citizens share equal risks - has been undermined by social and intellectual change. This work traces the history of the welfare state and its founding premise that risks ...

              ISBN 9780691016405
              Published 15 February 2000
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series New French Thought Series
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              Kierkegaard's Concept of Despair
               

              Kierkegaard's Concept of Despair (Hardback)

              By Theunissen, Michael; Translated by Harshav, Barbara; Illbruck, Helmut

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              The literature on Kierkegaard is often content to paraphrase. By contrast, this book articulates one of Kierkegaard's central ideas, his theory of despair, in a comprehensible manner and confronts it with alternatives. In addition to articulating and evaluating his concept of des ...

              ISBN 9780691095585
              Published 15 March 2005
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              Series Princeton Monographs in Philosophy
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              The Moscow Yiddish Theater: Art on Stage in the Time of Revolution
               

              The Moscow Yiddish Theater: Art on Stage in the Time of Revolution (Hardback)

              Translated by Harshav, Benjamin; Harshav, Barbara

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              The Moscow Yiddish Theater (later called GOSET) was born in 1919 and almost immediately became one of the most remarkable avant-garde theaters in Europe. This book focuses not on how the theatre was persecuted, but on its ambitious beginnings as a revolutionary organization of pa ...

              ISBN 9780300115130
              Published 15 January 2008 by Yale University Press
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              Night Train To Lisbon

              Night Train To Lisbon (Paperback, Main)

              By Mercier, Pascal; Translated by Harshav, Barbara

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              Raimund Gregorius is a mild-mannered, middle-aged professor of ancient languages. One morning, as he is teaching, he is seized by a restlessness that drives him to abandon his classroom then and there - shocking his students, and surprising even himself.

              ISBN 9781843547136
              Published 20 April 2009 by Atlantic Books
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              Hinduism: Past and Present
               

              Hinduism: Past and Present (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Michaels, Axel; Translated by Harshav, Barbara

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              Hinduism is followed by one-fifth of humankind. Far from a monolithic theistic tradition, the religion comprises thousands of gods, a complex caste system, and hundreds of languages and dialects. This book examines the traditions, beliefs, and rituals Hindus hold in common.

              ISBN 9780691089539
              Published 15 December 2003
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