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Author Brinner, William M
Title Like All the Nations? : The Life and Legacy of Judah L. Magnes
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, 1987
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Note Front Matter -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication Page -- Table of Contents -- Illustration -- Acknowledgments -- Contributors -- Introduction: Like All the Nations? -- Contents -- I: Youth and Education -- San Francisco-Oakland: The Native Son -- Cincinnati: The Earlier and Later Years -- II: New York: Vortex or Void? -- A New American Judaism -- Between "Priest and Prophet -- Magnes: Zionism in Judaism -- III: The First American Zionists -- Two Paths to Zion: Magnes and Stephen S. Wise -- Doing Good in Palestine: Magnes and Henrietta Szold -- Golda Meir and Other Americans -- IV: The Hebrew University -- The Idea of a Jewish University -- The Appeal of the Incorrigible Idealist -- Gown and Town -- V: Arabs and Jews -- The School of Oriental Studies: A Memoir -- He Looked Out on Zion from Atop Mount Scopus and Dreamt of Peace: A Memoir -- The Arab-Jewish Dilemma -- Back Matter -- Abbreviations of Document Sources -- Notes -- Index -- Back Cover
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Brinner, William M. Like All the Nations? : The Life and Legacy of Judah L. Magnes Albany : State University of New York Press,c1987 9780887065071
Subject Magnes, Judah Leon, -- 1877-1948.;Universiṭah ha-ʿIvrit bi-Yerushalayim -- Presidents -- Biography.;College presidents -- Israel -- Biography.;Rabbis -- United States -- Biography.;Zionists -- Biography.;Zionism -- United States.;Jewish-Arab relations -- History -- 1917-1948
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Alt Author Rischin, Moses
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