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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.
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.
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".
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.
My Life, My Theater
MacMillan Publishing Company
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. ...
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.
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 ...
Rewriting Russia: Jacob Gordin's Yiddish Drama (Modern Language Initiative)
Barbara J. Henry
University of Washington Press
Jacob Gordin was the first major playwright of the "Golden Age" of New York's Yiddish theater, which was not just entertainment but also a public forum, a force for education and acculturation, and a battleground for ideologies and artistic credos. Gordin, like his audience, was a Russian émigré. His most successful and scandalous dramas-- The Jewish King Lear, The Kreutzer Sonata , and Khasye the Orphan --were based on works by Lev Tolstoy ...
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.
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 ...
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.
Imagine ... extracting a two-inch contact lens from your eye and changing it into a pair of glasses ... causing a spectators card to rise completely out of the deck and then hover in mid-air with a life of its own ... having the spectators selected card develop right before their eyes like a Polaroid picture ... viciously tearing up a playing card and restoring it by simply waving your hand over the torn pieces ... your coin-in-bottle routine ...
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 ...
I don't want to be brave anymore
New Republic Books
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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 ...
Learning Styles and Second Language Education
Patrycja Marta Kaminska
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
This book contributes to the body of knowledge concerning individual learner differences by addressing the issue of learning styles in developing a second language. It comprises five chapters. The notion of style, together with its place among other individual differences and its relation to learning strategies, is presented in Chapter 1. The reasons for researching styles are also delineated in this chapter. Chapter 2 describes simple ...
Oscillation-Based Test in Mixed-Signal Circuits (Frontiers in Electronic Testing)
Gloria Huertas Sánchez
Diego Vázquez García de la Vega
This book presents the development and experimental validation of the structural test strategy called Oscillation-Based Test – OBT in short. The results presented here assert, not only from a theoretical point of view, but also based on a wide experimental support, that OBT is an efficient defect-oriented test solution, complementing the existing functional test techniques for mixed-signal circuits.
I Will Survive
Sala Kaminska Pawlowicz
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