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Against the Apocalypse: Responses To Catastrophe in Modern Jewish Culture (99 Edition)

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Focusing on art as resistance to anti-Semitic violence and as a way to rethink the past, Roskies (Jewish literature, Jewish Theological Seminary, New York City) analyzes the creative responses of "scribes of the ghetto" and other East European Jewish intellectuals in the 19th and 20th centuries. Originally published by Harvard U. Press.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-361) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780815606154
Author:
Roskies, David G.
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Author:
Roskies, David G.
Location:
Syracuse, N.Y.
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Holocaust
Subject:
European - German
Subject:
Yiddish literature
Subject:
Jews in literature
Subject:
Hebrew literature, Modern
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish (1939-1945), in literature
Subject:
World History-Holocaust
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Syracuse Univ P Paperback
Series:
Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, & Art (Paperback)
Publication Date:
19991131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.03x6.10x.90 in. 1.16 lbs.

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