The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History

  • Filename: the-routledge-atlas-of-jewish-history.
  • ISBN: 0415281504
  • Release Date: 2003-01
  • Number of pages: 137
  • Author: Martin Gilbert
  • Publisher: Psychology Press

Tracing the world-wide migrations of the Jews from ancient Mesopotamia to modern Israel, this edition spans over four thousand years of history in 140 maps. It presents a picture of a fascinating people and the trials and tribulations which have haunted their story. The themes covered include: prejudice and violence, from the destruction of Jewish independence between 722 and 586 BC to the Chmielnicki Massacres 1648-1656 and the flight from German persecution in the 1930s; migrations and movements, from the entry into the Promised Land to the exodus from Ethiopia between 1974 and 1984; society and status, from the geography of the Jews of China between 1000 and 1932 to the situation of the New York Jewry in 1900 and the position of the Jews of Syria; trade and culture, from Jewish trade routes between 800 and 900 to the use of Hebrew printing presses between 1444 and 1860 and communal life in the ghettoes; politics, government and war, from the Court Jews of the fifteenth century to the founding, wars and progress of the modern State of Israel.

Atlas of Jewish History

  • Filename: atlas-of-jewish-history.
  • ISBN: 0415088003
  • Release Date: 1996
  • Number of pages: 219
  • Author: Dan Cohn-Sherbok
  • Publisher: Psychology Press

In this illuminating history, Dan Cohn-Sherbok traces the development of Jewish history from ancient times to the present day. Containing over 100 maps and 30 photographs, this is a comprehensive atlas of Jewish history designed for students and the general reader. It is ideally suited for those courses in Jewish or Biblical Studies, serving as a handy reference guide as well as a textbook.

A Historical Atlas of the Jewish People

  • Filename: a-historical-atlas-of-the-jewish-people.
  • ISBN: 0805241272
  • Release Date: 1992
  • Number of pages: 299
  • Author: Elie Barnavi
  • Publisher: Schocken

A comprehensive overview of more than four thousand years of Jewish history includes maps, artwork, chronologies, and commentary

Atlas of modern Jewish history

  • Filename: atlas-of-modern-jewish-history.
  • ISBN: UOM:49015002858166
  • Release Date: 1990-05-17
  • Number of pages: 159
  • Author: Evyatar Friesel
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

A unique reference source, the Atlas of Modern Jewish {istory covers Jewish history, geographic distribution, politics, and demography from the 17th century to the 1980s. The contributors, all distinguished specialists in Jewish history, focus particularly on Jewish populations in urban areas, making available for the first time maps and other data on Jewish communities in Moslem countries, India, China, Lithuania, and 18th-century Poland. In addition, the Atlas contains a wealth of other maps, tables, graphics, text, and special thematic maps that illustrate the development of anti-semitism, Jewish language and religious movements, Zionism, and the holocaust. Comprehensive, authoritative, and completely up-to-date, the Atlas of Modern Jewish History is a one-of-a-kind reference book and will prove invaluable to a wide range of specialists, students, and general readers.

The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History

  • Filename: the-routledge-atlas-of-jewish-history.
  • ISBN: 9780415558105
  • Release Date: 2010
  • Number of pages: 157
  • Author: Martin Gilbert
  • Publisher: Routledge

Tracing the world-wide migrations of the Jews from ancient Mesopotamia to modern Israel, this newly revised and updated edition spans over four thousand years of history in 154 maps and presents a vivid picture of a fascinating people.

Atlas of the Jewish World

  • Filename: atlas-of-the-jewish-world.
  • ISBN: 0871960435
  • Release Date: 1984-01
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Nicholas Robert Michael De Lange
  • Publisher: Checkmark Books

An illustrated survey of the history and culture of the Jewish people from earliest times to the present.

The Routledge Atlas of the Holocaust

  • Filename: the-routledge-atlas-of-the-holocaust.
  • ISBN: 0415281458
  • Release Date: 2002-01
  • Number of pages: 282
  • Author: Martin Gilbert
  • Publisher: Psychology Press

The harrowing history of the Nazi attempt to annihilate the Jews of Europe during the Second World War is illustrated in this series of 320 highly detailed maps. The horror of the times is further revealed by shocking photographs. The maps do not concentrate solely on the fate of the Jews; they also set their chronological story in the broader context of the war itself and include: * historical background: from the effects of anti-Jewish violence between 1880 and 1914 to the geography of the existing Jewish communities before the advent of the Nazis * the beginning of the violence - from the first destruction of the synagogues to Jewish migrations and deportations and the establishment of concentration camps like Auschwitz * the spread of the horrors - the fate of the Jews across all Europe including Germany, Poland, Greece, France, the Balkans, Italy, the Baltic States and Austria and the incidence of massacres and betrayals * the relief from the atrocities: from the advance of the Allies to the liberation of the camps, the discovery of the horrors and the fate of the survivors.

The Routledge Atlas of the Arab Israeli Conflict

  • Filename: the-routledge-atlas-of-the-arab-israeli-conflict.
  • ISBN: 9781135108656
  • Release Date: 2012-11-27
  • Number of pages: 240
  • Author: Martin Gilbert
  • Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Atlas of the Arab-Israeli Conflict traces not only the tangled and bitter history of the Arab-Jewish struggle from the early twentieth century to the present, including the death of Yasser Arafat and recent proposals for compromise and co-operation, it also illustrates the current moves towards finding peace, and the efforts to bring the horrors of the fighting to an end through negotiation and agreed boundaries. In 227 maps, the complete history of the conflict is revealed, including: The Prelude and Background to the Conflict - from the presence of Jews in Palestine before the Arab conquest to the attitude of Britain to the Arabs and Jews since 1915 The Jewish National Home - from the early Jewish settlement and the Zionist plan for Palestine in 1919 to the involvement of the Arab world from 1945 to the present day The Intensification of the Conflict - from the Arab response to the United Nations partition plan of November 1947 to the declaration of Israeli independence in May 1948 The State of Israel - from the Israeli War of Independence and the Suez and Six Day Wars to the October War (the Yom Kippur War), the first and second intifadas, the suicide-bomb campaign, the Israel-Hezbollah War of 2006, Operation Cast lead against the Gaza Strip in 2009, the Gaza Flotilla of 2012 and Nakba Day 2011 The Moves to find Peace - from the first and second Camp David talks and the death of Arafat, to the continuing search for peace, including the Annapolis Conference, 2007, the work of the Quartet Emissary, Tony Blair 2007-2011, and the ongoing Palestinian search for statehood.

The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Vikings

  • Filename: the-penguin-historical-atlas-of-the-vikings.
  • ISBN: UOM:39015043041428
  • Release Date: 1995
  • Number of pages: 144
  • Author: John Haywood
  • Publisher: Penguin Group USA

Illustrates the history of the Viking age in map form and details the Vikings' activities as traders, craftsmen, explorers, settlers, terrorists, and mercenaries.

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