Published January 1993
by William Morrow & Company .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||128|
'An unusual and compelling insight into Jewish history sheer detail and breadth of scale' BBC History Magazine. This newly revised and updated edition of Martin Gilbert’s Atlas of Jewish History spans over four thousand years of history in maps, presenting a vivid picture of a fascinating people and the trials and tribulations which have haunted their by: The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History (Routledge Historical Atlases) - Kindle edition by Gilbert, Martin. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Routledge Atlas of Jewish History (Routledge Historical Atlases)/5(14). This book is more than just an atlas. To be sure, it contains over maps but the extensive text lifts it well beyond being merely just an atlas. It covers over years of Jewish history (from biblical times through ), using maps, illustrations and photographs to enliven the text/5(12). However, a recent, more general work is the excellent Historical Atlas of the Jewish People (LJ 12/92)--a distinguished predecessor and stiff competition to Cohn-Sherbok's work. The main drawback of this atlas is its spotty bibliography, which seems to Cited by: 7.
Published in Great Britain as: Jewish history atlas / Martin Gilbert. 4th ed. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, Includes bibliographical references (p. )Pages: Author of the book Men of Silk: The Hasidic Conquest of Polish Jewish Society (Koret Publication Award; finalist for the National Jewish Book Award); and Yankel's Tavern: Jews, Liquor and Life in the Kingdom of Poland. Interests include Polish-Jewish relations, Jewish economic history, and popular religion. Recipient of the Fulbright Award. In this illuminating history, Dan Cohn-Sherbok traces the development of Jewish history from ancient times to the present day. Containing over maps and 30 photographs, this is a comprehensive atlas of Jewish history designed for students and the general. Books shelved as jewish-history: Night by Elie Wiesel, People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks, The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, The Luck of the W.
This atlas is on par with the best written histories. Used in conjunction with a written account it elucidates the complex history of the Jewish people from Biblical through modern times. It presents the the trade routes, settlements and life under the rule of various forces, illustrating the Jewish interface with other cultures.5/5(5). Buy a cheap copy of Jewish History Atlas book by Martin Gilbert. This atlas traces the history, the worldwide migrations, the achievements, and the lives of the Jewish people from ancient Mesopotamia to the present day. It is the Free shipping over $Cited by: 9. 'An unusual and compelling insight into Jewish history sheer detail and breadth of scale' BBC History Magazine This newly revised and updated edition of Martin Gilbert's Atlas of Jewish History spans over four thousand years of history in maps, presenting a vivid picture of a fascinating people and the trials and tribulations which have haunted their story/5. Get this from a library! Atlas of Jewish history. [Dan Cohn-Sherbok] -- This atlas traces the development of Jewish history from ancient times up to the present through over maps which provide a detailed survey of the subject.