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              Sojourners: The Return of German Jews and the Question of Identity

              Sojourners: The Return of German Jews and the Question of Identity (Hardback)

              By Borneman, John; Peck, Jeffrey M.

              • RRP: $133.99
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              Featuring interviews, this book presents the German Jewish history, providing a portrait of Jewish experience in twentieth-century Germany. It includes first-hand accounts of the Weimar Republic, the Nazi era, the Holocaust, and the divided Germany. There are descriptions of the ...united Germany, with its resurgence of xenophobia and anti-Semitism.
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              ISBN 9780803212558
              Released NZ 30 Oct 1995
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Inscribing the Other

              Inscribing the Other (Hardback)

              By Gilman, Sander L.

              • RRP: $111.99
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              Focuses on great authors who have by birth or choice (or both) found themselves outside the mainstream of their culture: Goethe, Freud, Wilde, Heine, and Nietzsche, among others. Containing thirteen essays, this work aims to reinterpret their writing as it reveals their efforts t...o come to terms with their real or imagined sense of difference.
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              ISBN 9780803221345
              Released NZ 30 Nov 1991
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Keepers of the Motherland: German Texts by Jewish Women Writers

              Keepers of the Motherland: German Texts by Jewish Women Writers (Hardback)

              By Lorenz, Dagmar C. G.

              • RRP: $144.99
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              Presents a comprehensive study of German and Austrian Jewish women authors. The author begins with an examination of the Yiddish author Glikl Hamil, whose works date from the late-seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, and proceeds through contemporary writers such as Grete ...Weil, Katja Behrens, and Ruth Kluger.
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              ISBN 9780803229174
              Released NZ 30 Aug 1997
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Man of Ashes
               

              Man of Ashes (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Isacovici, Salomon; Rodriguez, Juan Manuel; Translated by Gerdes, Dick

              • RRP: $33.99
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              In 1944 the Germans arrived and Isacovici, his family, and every other Jew from his town were pushed into cattle cars and taken ever closer to the soot and smoke of Auschwitz. He became a man of ashes.

              ISBN 9780803273931
              Released NZ 30 Sep 2001
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Budapest Diary: In Search of the Motherbook
                

              Budapest Diary: In Search of the Motherbook (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Suleiman, Susan Rubin; Edited by Gilman, Sander L.

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              Provides a piece of self-revelation, with some trenchant observations on the way the dead hand of history has weighed down the former Warsaw Pact countries.

              ISBN 9780803292611
              Released NZ 30 May 1999
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Germany's Colonial Pasts
               

              Germany's Colonial Pasts (Hardback, New title)

              Edited by Ames, Eric; Klotz, Marcia; Wildenthal, Lora; Preface by Gilman, Sander L.

              • RRP: $100.99
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              New interdisciplinary perspectives on the effects of German colonialism

              ISBN 9780803248199
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2005
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Victorian Poetry in Context
               

              Victorian Poetry in Context (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Miles, Rosie

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Introduces the poetry of the Victorian era (including writers like Browning, Rossetti and Tennyson) and its social, cultural and political contexts.>

              ISBN 9780826437679
              Released NZ 29 Nov 2012
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The House of Joshua: Meditations on Family and Place
               

              The House of Joshua: Meditations on Family and Place (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Fullilove, Mindy Thompson

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              This text offers a series of meditations on the authoress's family and the places where they lived. She recalls her parents - her father was a black leader of the labour movement, considers the psychological importance of place , and uncovers the backgrounds of six generations of... her family.
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              ISBN 9780803269064
              Released NZ 30 Mar 2002
              Publisher University of New South Wales
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              Rahel Levin Varnhagen: The Life and Work of a German Jewish Intellectual
               

              Rahel Levin Varnhagen: The Life and Work of a German Jewish Intellectual (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Tewarson, Heidi Thomann

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              Rahel Levin Varnhagen occupied a unique place in German intellectual history. This work provides a comprehensive portrait of this remarkable woman. It gives an account of Varnhagen's intellectual community, and discusses Varnhagen's writings on women, philosophy, literature, Jews..., and a host of other topics.
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              ISBN 9780803244351
              Released NZ 30 Oct 1998
              Publisher University of New South Wales
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              The Inveterate Dreamer: Essays and Conversations on Jewish Culture
               

              The Inveterate Dreamer: Essays and Conversations on Jewish Culture (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New title)

              By Stavans, Ilan

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              A collection of vintage Stavans on modern Jewish culture and literature. This volume showcases some of the author's most insightful and provocative - and at times controversial - observations on transnational Jewish culture and literature.

              ISBN 9780803292789
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2001
              Publisher University of New South Wales
              Interest Age General Audience
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