After Tragedy and Triumph
Essays in Modern Jewish Thought and the American Experience
By (author) Michael Berenbaum
Normal Price: $72.95
Your Price: $65.66 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.30! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.28 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply, Not for Xmas
After Tragedy and Triumph by Michael Berenbaum
Book DescriptionThe story of American Jewry is inextricably entwined with the awesome defeat of the Holocaust and the rebirth of the state of Israel. However, for Michael Berenbaum, and others of his generation, whose adult consciousness included the war in Lebanon and the Palestinian Uprisings, the tale is more anguished, for the Jewish people is now divided, uncertain about the implications of the past and the direction of its future. Berenbaum explores the Jewish identity of this generation, the first to mature after tragedy and triumph. He probes the Holocaust's impact on Jewish consciousness and the imprint of American culture on Jewish identity. While demonstrating that the security of victory is one step from the anguish of victims, even when the victors have recently emerged from the fire, Berenbaum holds out the hope of liberation for Judaism, maintaining that five thousand years of history, with its chapter of Holocaust and empowerment, provide a unique foundation upon which to build a future.
Buy After Tragedy and Triumph book by Michael Berenbaum from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521099929
(229mm x 152mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 18-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Michael Berenbaum
Rabbi Saved by Hitler's Soldiers, Paperback (July 2016)
A meticulously researched and well told story of the miraculous rescue of one of the world's most influential rabbis by German officers during the Nazi conquest of Poland in World War II.
Remembering for the Future, Paperback (May 2016)
"Selected papers from the 44th annual Scholars Conference on the Holocaust and the churches, American Jewish University, Los Angeles, California, March 8-11, 2014."
Hatemail, Paperback (November 2013)» View all books by Michael Berenbaum
Examples of such postcards, largely from the pre-Holocaust era, are reproduced here for the first time - selected, translated, and historically contextualized by one of the world's foremost postcard collectors.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about After Tragedy and Triumph book by Michael Berenbaum and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-2pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.