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100 Years of the Detroit Historical Society

Joel Stone

A behind-the-scenes look at the creation and evolution of a cultural institution in Detroit.

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Available December 2021
ISBN: 9780814348871
$24.99
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Available December 2021
ISBN: 9780814348888

Disputed Messiahs

Jewish and Christian Messianism in the Ashkenazic World during the Reformation

Rebekka Voß
Translated by John R. Crutchfield

Jewish and Christian messianic thought and activism in the Reformation era in the Ashkenazic world.

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Available November 2021
ISBN: 9780814341643
$94.99
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Available November 2021
ISBN: 9780814348611
$36.99
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Available November 2021
ISBN: 9780814341650
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Michigan Pine King and Kentucky Coal Baron, 1845-1933

Michael W. Nagle

Examines a major Michigan timber baron and political figure who also founded a coal-mining empire in Kentucky.

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Available September 2021
ISBN: 9780814348826
$26.99
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Available September 2021
ISBN: 9780814341261
$39.99
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Available September 2021
ISBN: 9780814341278
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The Yiddish Historians and the Struggle for a Jewish History of the Holocaust

Mark L. Smith

Holocaust history written and researched by the Yiddish scholars who lived it.

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Published: November 2020
ISBN: 9780814346129
$89.99
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Published: November 2020
ISBN: 9780814348413
$34.99
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Published: November 2020
ISBN: 9780814346136
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When Lions Were Kings

The Detroit Lions and the Fabulous Fifties

Richard Bak

An in-depth look at one of the most storied dynasties in Detroit sports history.

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Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814334270
$39.99
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Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814334287

Communings of the Spirit, Volume III

The Journals of Mordecai M. Kaplan, 1942-1951

Edited by Mel Scult

Mordecai Kaplan’s personal reactions to the events of the 1940s.

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Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814347676
$99.99
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Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814348253
$39.99
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Published: October 2020
ISBN: 9780814347683
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Embodying Hebrew Culture

Aesthetics, Athletics, and Dance in the Jewish Community of Mandate Palestine

Nina S. Spiegel

Details the creation of a Hebrew cultural aesthetic that was intentionally and distinctly physical.

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Published: August 2020
ISBN: 9780814348031
$29.99
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Published: August 2020
ISBN: 9780814336366
$42.99
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Published: August 2020
ISBN: 9780814336373

The JDC at 100

A Century of Humanitarianism

Edited by Avinoam Patt, Atina Grossmann, Linda G. Levi, and Maud S. Mandel

The history of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee from its origins in 1914 through its first century.

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Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342343
$54.99
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Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342350
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Rosie, A Detroit Herstory

Bailey Sisoy Isgro
Illustrated by Nicole Lapointe

For young readers, an illustrated true story about the women workers of World War II.

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Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814345443
$16.99
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Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814345450

White Squall

Sailing the Great Lakes

Edited by Victoria Brehm

White Squall is a history of the lakes written by those who knew them best in all weather and all eras from the beginning to the present.

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Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780970260611
$29.95
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Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780970260697

Ambiguous Relations

The American Jewish Community and Germany Since 1945

Shlomo Shafir

Addresses the complex relationships between American Jews and Germany over the fifty years following the end of World War II.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345085
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345078

From Sofia to Jaffa

The Jews of Bulgaria and Israel

Guy H. Haskell
Foreword by Raphael Patai

From Sophia to Jaffa chronicles the fascinating saga of a population relocated.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344064
$21.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344057

Seasons of Grace

A History of the Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit

Leslie Woodcock Tentler
Foreword by Edmund Cardinal Szoka

Seasons of Grace is a history of the Catholic Church and community in southern lower Michigan from the 1830s through the 1950s.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344002
$27.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814343999

United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 1

Jacob Rader Marcus

Comprehensive history of Jewish immigration, segregation, and integration; of Jewry’s cultural exclusiveness and assimilation; of its internal division and indivisible unity; and of its role in the making of America.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344699
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344682

United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 2, The Germanic Period

Jacob Rader Marcus

The second volume of this seminal work on American Jewry covers the period from 1841 to 1860.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344712
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344705

United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 3, The Germanic Period, Part 2

Jacob Rader Marcus

The third volume covers the period from 1860 to 1920, beginning with the Jews, slavery, and the Civil War, and concluding with the rise of Reform Judaism.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344736
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344729

United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 4, The East European Period, The Emergence of the American Jew Epilogue

Jacob Rader Marcus

In the final volume of this set, Marcus deals with the coming and challenge of the East European Jews from 1852 to 1920.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345061
$29.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345054

All Our Yesterdays

A Brief History of Detroit

Frank B. Woodford and Arthur M. Woodford

All Our Yesterdays traces Detroit's history from its earliest settlement into the 1960s.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814344439
$24.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343401

Anti-Semitic Stereotypes without Jews

Images of the Jews in England 1290-1700

Bernard Glassman

A study of the persistence of anti-Semitic stereotypes for 400 years in a society almost completely devoid of a Jewish population.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343548
$29.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343531

No Haven for the Oppressed

United States Policy Toward Jewish Refugees, 1938-1945

by Saul S. Friedman

A comprehensive analysis on the United States policy toward Jewish refugees during World War II.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343739
$22.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343746

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