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Meet the American Jew.

by Belden Menkus

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Published by Broadman Press [1963] in Nashville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Judaism -- United States.,
    • Jews -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      StatementAssisted by Arthur Gilbert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM205 .M4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination164 p.
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5886549M
      LC Control Number63019072
      OCLC/WorldCa338086

      Description: For years, the American Jewish Year Book, at various times published by the Jewish Publication Society and the American Jewish Committee, was "The Annual Record of American Jewish Civilization."This volume has been a very important and prestigious annual publication because it has acted as a major resource for academic researchers, researchers at Jewish institutions and.   (Rabbi A. James Rudin, the American Jewish Committee’s senior interreligious adviser, is the author of “Cushing, Spellman, O’Connor: The Surprising Story of How Three American .

      Morris Berg (March 2, – ) was an American catcher and coach in Major League Baseball, who later served as a spy for the Office of Strategic Services during World War gh he played 15 seasons in the major leagues, almost entirely for four American League teams, Berg was never more than an average player - albeit an average professional player. Jews have been part of the southern United States since the earliest days of European settlement in America. The following short article points to some of the unique aspects of the southern Jewish experience. Reprinted with permission from The Lonely Days Were Sundays: Reflections of a Jewish.

      The session was a first step toward repairing Farrakhan’s relationship with American Jews and bolstering the historical civil-rights alliance between that group and African-Americans. One more thing: He has the ear of the Hollywood elite. The Chosen was a real sleeper. It is an excellent exposition of a fascinating subject, that of the broad differences between the various sects of Judaism and how post WW2 era American Jews dealt with the post-Holocaust era and the formation of the State of Israel. These fault lines are well crafted by the four lead actors in this movie.


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