First published in 1957, this one-volume source for everything Jewish has delighted and instructed several generations in the English-speaking Jewish world. Fully updated through 2007, it provides snapshots and in-depth entries on every important Jewish personality, place, concept, event and value in Israel, the United States, and all other parts of the world.Here, a quarter-million Jews and at least 100, 000 non-Jews were exterminated, mainly in gas chambers, between 1941 and 1944. MAILER, NORMAN ... He possessed one of the largest private collections of Judaica books. ... In 1165, he left for Egypt, where he settled in Fostat near Cairo. He had ... To explain further the philosophic principles of Judaism he wrote in Arabic a Guide for the Perplexed.
|Title||:||The Shengold Jewish Encyclopedia|
|Publisher||:||Taylor Trade Publications - 2011-12-01|