0

Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

We are open! For operations and delivery updates due to COVID-19. (click here)

Description - The Jewish Century, New Edition by Yuri Slezkine

This masterwork of interpretative history begins with a bold declaration: "The Modern Age is the Jewish Age, and the twentieth century, in particular, is the Jewish Century." The assertion is, of course, metaphorical. But it drives home Yuri Slezkine's provocative thesis: Jews have adapted to the modern world so well that they have become models of what it means to be modern. While focusing on the drama of the Russian Jews, including emigres and their offspring, The Jewish Century is also an incredibly original account of the many faces of modernity-nationalism, socialism, capitalism, and liberalism. Rich in its insight, sweeping in its chronology, and fearless in its analysis, this is a landmark contribution to Jewish, Russian, European, and American history.

Buy The Jewish Century, New Edition by Yuri Slezkine from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780691192826
Format: Paperback / softback
(235mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 456
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 24-May-2019
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - The Jewish Century, New Edition by Yuri Slezkine

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about The Jewish Century, New Edition book by Yuri Slezkine and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)


A Preview for this title is currently not available.

Books By Yuri Slezkine

House of Government by Yuri Slezkine
Hardback, July 2017
$71.53 $72.99
The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution by Yuri Slezkine
Paperback / softback, May 2019
$44.09 $44.99
Jewish Century by Yuri Slezkine
Hardback, August 2004
$71.99 $79.99
Arctic Mirrors by Yuri Slezkine
Paperback / softback, October 1996
$53.99 $59.99