This is the unbelievable autobiographical story of Ruth Uzrad, a Jewish teenager whose life was turned upside down by the Nazi regime. After her father was arrested one night from their Berlin apartment by the Gestapo, Ruth’s mother sends 13 year
Doña Gracia’s Gold Pendant is a story of love, jealousy, intrigue,
mortal terror - about family secrets, courage and
devotion. This fascinating historical novel takes place in
the sixteenth century and depicts the wide-ranging journey
of Doña Gracia Nasi,
Vittoria Vitale was born to a noble Jewish family in the
north of Italy at the very same year that Mussolini met
his Jewish lover. With the onset of World War II, her life
is carried by a swirl of atrocities, decisions, farewells and
remorse that will sca
When Relli was just a baby, the Nazis occupied Poland and she, together with her parents, were imprisoned in the Warsaw Ghetto, a way station before death. This is the amazing story of Relli Robinson, who, thanks to kindhearted, courageous people and a
Homeless children in Bucharest find themselves united in
a forsaken Fortress when facing the Nazi threat. The orphans
only barely survive famine, illness and the Nazi’s
goal to obliterate them.
Jonathan Hillinger is an up and coming Israeli author who
This is a book about the remarkable life of Thea Woolf, the
Head Nurse of the Jewish Hospital in Alexandria, Egypt,
during World War II. She depicts how Muslim Egyptians
helped Egyptian Jews save Jewish refugees during World
War II, instilling hope to co-
The adolescent son of a well-off Jewish family living a comfortable,
sheltered life in Yugoslavia faces persecution. The
family endures a harrowing voyage down the Danube River,
hoping to reach pre-State Israel.
From the Nile to the Jordan is a historical novel about mid-twentieth century Egypt and Israel. It relates the tragic events of the Second Exodus and the uprooting of the Jewish community from Egypt after the establishment of Israel in 1948.
Janusz Korczak was a pediatrician and teacher who established his unique orphanage in 1912. The children were given freedom to develop their talents. They were taught responsibility and how to create a righteous, humane society. Refusing to abandon the children, he was murdered by the Nazis.
What place did Jews occupy in the editorials of Quebec’s daily Le Devoir in the first half of the 20th century? Historian Pierre Anctil takes a deep dive in the highly respected newspaper’s editorials published between 1910 and 1947.
This book is a comprehensive account of the Belzec death camp in Poland which was the first death camp using static gas chambers as part of the Aktion Reinhardt mass murder program. This study covers the construction and the development of the mass mur
The history of the Jews is the tale of a wandering tribe that set down roots and became a nation. This is an indepth history of the Jewish faith and development of Jewish peoplehood. It opens in the time of Abraham and the 12 tribes, covers the destructio
The Jewish people have a special dish for every festival occasion, and this glorious mix of classic and contemporary dishes draws on the traditions of the global Jewish community. Celebrate this extraordinary worldwide heritage with Lamb and Globe Articho
Jewish people are scattered all over the world, creating a vibrant culinary tradition that is as varied as the countries they live in. Fresh, bright and contemporary, this volume contains 130 authentic Jewish recipes. An eclectic mix of global culinary in
Judaism is one of the world s oldest monotheistic religions. This book covers the history of the Jews from the biblical period to the fall of the Temple, as well as life in the medieval and modern world. It explores many different forms of Jewish existenc
The rich and varied history of the Jewish people is reflected in the glorious diversity of their food and cooking. This definitive illustrated guide includes recipes from the many European, Middle Eastern, North African and American countries rich in Jewi