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Women of Valor: Stories of Great Jewish Women Who Helped Shape the Twentieth Century
Sheila F. Segal
Biographies of eight women who made unique contributions to Jewish life, including union organizer Rose Schneiderman, founder of Hadassah Henrietta Szold, and Israel's first Olympic medalist Yael Arad.
Text: Murder: Book one of the Rial to Trilogy
George G.A. Wensley
Who would want to kill a beautiful young German model? When her body is found washed up in a harbour near Eastbourne, England, two characters tasked with solving the murder clash as they work together. One is Inspector Carpenter, an Englishman who is outwardly cool but full of selfdoubt. The second is straight off the weekly extradition plane from Poland - Lieutenant (soon to become DS) Kaminska, a very religious but efficient policewoman. ...
Anna: Going to America (Volume 1)
Deanna J. Bennett
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Anna: Going to America immerses the reader in the American immigrant experiences of a young girl as she and her mother endure the hardships of rail travel across Europe and a voyage across the Atlantic in steerage class. Anna is a 15-year-old Lithuanian country girl who immigrates to America in 1914 with her stern mother. They are the last of their immediate family to leave their native country to join Anna’s brothers and sisters in America. ...
A Coal Miner's Bride: the Diary of Anetka Kaminska, Latimer, Pennsylvania 1896 (Dear America Series)
Susan Campbell Bartoletti
A diary account of thirteen-year-old Anetka's life in Poland in 1896, immigration to America, marriage to a coal miner, widowhood, and happiness in finally finding her true love.
Bridge Of Light
Temple University Press
J. Hoberman, film critic at "The Village Voice" since 1978, is the author of "Vulgar Modernism" (Temple), which was nominated for the 1991 National Book Critics Circle Award, and co-author (with Jonathan Rosenbaum) of "Midnight Movies". He has written for numerous national publications, including "Artforum", "The New York Times", "The Nation", "The New Republic", and "Premiere".
Finding the Jewish Shakespeare: The Life and Legacy of Jacob Gordin (Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, ...
Syracuse University Press
In this revelatory biography, Beth Kaplan sets out to explore the true character and creative achievements of her great-grandfather Jacob Gordin, playwright extraordinaire and icon of the Yiddish stage. Born of an Anglican mother and a Jewish father who disdained religion, Kaplan knew little of her Judaic roots and less about her famed great-grandfather until beginning her research, more than twenty years ago. Shedding new light on Gordin ...
Alice & Friends
"Alice and Friends" is a story of a young girl, Alice who teaches Max, a dog, about the importance of friendship. Through encounters with different animals Max and Alice learn how much happiness and fun friends can add to our life. The book offers colorful and bright illustrations paired with a lively dialogue between Alice and animals.
A Coal Miner's Bride: The Diary of Anetka Kaminska (Dear America)
Susan Campbell Bartoletti
Meet Anetka, a 13-year-old Polish girl who comes to America as a promised bride to a Pennsylvania coal miner. Her fascinating diary entries give readers a personal glimpse into what life was like in a coal-mining town during a tumultuous time in our country's past.
Glioma Signaling (Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology)
Glioma Signaling is a text reference on cellular signaling processes focused on the mechanism of nucleotide receptors activation by exogenic nucleotides and the formation of complex signaling cascades, including cytoplasmic transcription factors, induced by growth factors, cytokines and cannabinoids. The book provides a framework explaining how signal transduction elements may modulate glioma cytoskeleton structure, cytoplasmic calcium ...
Chester Alamo & Costello
Jamie Michael Bradley
Dark Lark Press, L.L.C.
The Globe is a place to watch football (soccer). When there are no matches being played, it looks like one of many neighborhood watering holes where people meet, eat, drink, laugh, shed tears, talk sports, dance, and drink some more. And maybe then the name of the pub or being in a world city like Chicago wouldn't even matter. But during a match, The Globe becomes just what the name says: the churning, whirling center of the universe where ...
EDA for IC System Design, Verification, and Testing (Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits ...
Presenting a comprehensive overview of the design automation algorithms, tools, and methodologies used to design integrated circuits, the Electronic Design Automation for Integrated Circuits Handbook is available in two volumes. The first volume, EDA for IC System Design, Verification, and Testing , thoroughly examines system-level design, microarchitectural design, logical verification, and testing. Chapters contributed by leading experts ...
Devil's Gate: Book Two of the Rialto Trilogy
George G. A. Wensley
Carpenter and Kaminska continue their search for Dragor. To complicate things the remains of Dragor's daughter are found in Ramsgate. He is involved in a plot to assassinate members of the British Establishment. The stress on Dragor is immense will he survive it. Will Carpenter and Kaminska solve the murders and stop the assassination that will surely bring the World to it's knees? They start in Kent and end up in Scotland but the strings are ...
Poland's Jewish Landmarks: A Travel Guide
Complemented by over 70 maps, illustrations, and timelines that illuminate the history and achievements of Polish Jewry, this guide provides thorough and detailed lists of synagogues, monuments, cemeteries, and other places of Jewish heritage.
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Stardust Lost: The Triumph, Tragedy, and Meshugas of the Yiddish Theater in America
In Stardust Lost , Stefan Kanfer brings the colorful Yiddish stage roaring back to life. Born of ancient traditions stretching back to the drama of the Old Testament, the Yiddish theater was a vibrant part of the immigrant experience. Kanfer invokes the energy, belief, and pure chutzpah it took to establish and run the thriving, influential theaters. He reveals the nightly drama and comedy that played out behind the scenes as well as ...
Great Jewish Women
Jonathan David Publishers
Profiles of more than one hundred Jewish women who have had a great impact in their respective fields of endeavor, including Golda Meir, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Barbra Streisand, and U.S. senators Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein. Their unusual achievements are interestingly presented and their relationships to Judaism highlighted. With black-and-white photographs.
Synthesis/Mechanism/Polymer Drugs (Advances in Polymer Science) (Volume 97)
Intended for academic and industrial researchers in polymer and materials science, this book covers such areas as new aspects of polymer drugs and polymers containing metallochelate units.
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