The Jewish Emergence from Powerlessness by Yehuda BauerThe Jewish Emergence from Powerlessness by Yehuda Bauer

The Jewish Emergence from Powerlessness

byYehuda Bauer

Paperback | July 19, 2016

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The theme of this book is the gradual emergence of the Jewish people from total political powerlessness - a development stretching over nearly 100 years and culminating in the consolidation in the State of Israel. Ironically, Professor Bauer demonstrates, events during this period stemmed in part from a belief in the power of the international Jewish community that never existed - but that motivated both the Germans and, after the war, the British.

This is a brief but absorbing study by one of the world's great experts on the Holocaust, who has drawn on a huge body of material to depict one of the unforgettable events in recent history from an arresting and unfamiliar point of view.

Yehuda Bauer is former head of the Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
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Title:The Jewish Emergence from PowerlessnessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:104 pages, 9 × 6 × 1 inPublished:July 19, 2016Publisher:University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing DivisionLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0802063543

ISBN - 13:9780802063540

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