Parkes-Wiener Library

  • Holocaust Historiography

    Holocaust Historiography

    from £19.95

    A Jewish Perspective: Conceptualizations, Terminology, Approaches and Fundamental Issues

    Michman, Dan

    While historical research on the Holocaust has been growing constantly, and has in the last few decades almost exploded, the perspective of the targeted group - the Jews - as an active player in the historical arena of the Holocaust, a...

  • Holocaust Literature

    Holocaust Literature

    from £17.95

    Schulz, Levi, Spiegelman and the Memory of the Offence

    Banner, Gillian


    200 pages

    Copyright: 2/25/2000

  • Jews and Port Cities, 1590-1990

    Jews and Port Cities, 1590-1990

    from £19.50

    Commerce, Community and Cosmopolitanism

    Edited by: Cesarani, David; Romain, Gemma

    With studies of Jewish communities in port cities ranging from sixteenth century Livorno to modern Singapore, this book develops and extends the concept of the port Jew using a blend of conceptual innovation and original research. The first section explores the world...

  • Myths in Israeli Culture

    Myths in Israeli Culture

    from £18.95

    Captives of a Dream

    Copyright: 10/5/2000

  • Remembering Cable Street

    Remembering Cable Street

    £19.50

    Fascism and Anti-Fascism in British Society

    Kushner, Tony


    290 pages

    Copyright: 10/15/1999

  • Sir Sidney Hamburger and Manchester Jewry

    Sir Sidney Hamburger and Manchester Jewry

    £25.00

    Religion, City and Community

    Williams, Bill

    A fluent and important study in a neglected area of British Jewish history - the issue of leadership. Concentrating on the life of one extraordinary figure, Sir Sidney Hamburger, it provides one of the few contextualised studies of British Jewish social and political history in the...

  • State and Society in Roman Galilee Ad 132-212

    State and Society in Roman Galilee Ad 132-212

    from £18.95

    Goodman, Martin


    332 pages

    Copyright: 2/12/2001

  • Studies and Profiles in Anglo-Jewish History

    Studies and Profiles in Anglo-Jewish History

    £40.00

    From Picciotto to Bermant

    Finestein, Israel

    Why did the leaders of former times show indifference to the levels of Jewish scholarship in England and make do with minimal educational standards for the young of the community? How did the mutual tensions between East End and West End affect communal policy and aspiration?...

  • The Jewish Immigrant in England 1870-1914

    The Jewish Immigrant in England 1870-1914

    £18.95

    Copyright: 2/26/2001

  • Whatever Happened to British Jewish Studies?

    Whatever Happened to British Jewish Studies?

    £50.00

    Edited by: Ewence, Hannah; Kushner, Tony

    This wide-ranging collection of essays investigates the current position and purpose of British Jewish studies in the modern age. Taking the post-1880 period as its focal point, the book adopts an innovative approach that brings together trans-disciplinary, historical, and cultural perspectives viewed through the prism...