Heshel's Kingdom (Jewish Lives)

Heshel's Kingdom (Jewish Lives)

By: Dan Jacobson (author)Hardback

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The Orthodox rabbi Heshel Melamed's sudden death by heart attack in 1919 set his widow and children free to leave Lithuania. In this deeply personal memoir, his grandson journeys to the nation after the fall of Communism, and his story is both a philosophical tableau of secularism, religion, and family and a communion with history's darkness-and, where possible, its illumination.

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Dan Jacobson grew up in Kimberly, South Africa, but has lived in London for most of his adult life. He is a Professor Emeritus in English at University College, London.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/04/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780810117044
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1
  • ID: 9780810117044
  • weight: 476
  • ISBN10: 0810117045

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