History of the Jews, Vol. 6:...

A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The sixth volume contains a memoir of the author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, a chronological table of Jewish history, an index to the whole work, and four maps.

PREFACE. ix husband’s literary remains at the disposal of the biographer, who herewith acknowledges his deep obligation to her for the help thus afforded his work. The greater part of material of this kind, especially in the form of letters, Graetz burnt be-fore his last change of residence. But his interest-ing diary was spared. It was kept with more or less regularity from 1832 to 1854, though for the latter part of this period it is hardly more than a bald summary of events, and the disappearance of loose leaves curtails the information that might have been gathered from it. The biographer’s thanks are due also to the Board of Curators of the Fränkel Bequests for kindly putting at his service the documents in their archives bearing on Graetz’s connection with the Breslau Jewish The-ological Seminary, thus enabling him to verify facts long in his possession. Dr. Bloch furthermore availed himself of Dr. B. Rippner’s interesting bro-chure, “ Zum siebzigsten Geburtstage des Profes-sors Dr. Heinrich Graetz,” and of Professor Dr. David Kaufmann’s eloquent eulogy of his teacher, “ H. Graetz, der Historiograph des Judenthums.” The Committee believes, that in securing the co-operation of Dr. Bloch it has been the instrument of eliciting an important original contribution to Jewish biographical literature. The Chronological Table is another feature of the volume to which attention must be called. In the eighth volume of the German edition of the “ History,” Professor Graetz introduced a similar   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

History of the Jews, Vol. 6: A Memoir of the Author by Dr. Philipp Bloch, A Chronological Table of Jewish History, An Index to the Whole Work, and Four Maps


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Volume 6 CONTAINING A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR BY DR. PHILIPP BLOCH A, CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE OF JEWISH HISTORY , AN INDEX TO THE WHOLE WORK AND FOUR MAPS Title PageCopyright PagePreface to the Index VolumeContentsMEMOIR OF HEINRICH GRAETZTABLES OF JEWISH HISTORYChronological TableI. The Patriarchal AgeII. The ExodusIII. The Conquest of CanaanIV. The Era of the JudgesV. The KingdomVI. Judah and Israel until the Capture of SamariaVII. Judah until the Destruction of JerusalemVIII. The CaptivityIX. The Age of Ezra, Nehemiah, and the ScribesX. The Age of the Ptolemies and the Seleucidæ to Antiochus IVXI. The Age of the MaccabeesXII. The Hasmonæan DynastyXIII. The Herodian DynastyXIV. The Epoch of the Mishna and the TanaitesXV. The Epoch of the Talmud, the Amoraim, and the SaboraimXVI. From the Completion of the Talmud to the End of the GaonateXVII. The Age of Gebirol, Halevi, Kashi, and MaimonidesXVIII. From the Death of Maimonides to the Expulsion from SpainXIX. From the Expulsion from Spain to the Persecution in PolandXX. From the Persecution in Poland to the Present TimeTable of the Kings of Judah and IsraelTable of the High PriestsGenealogical Table of the Hasmonæan DynastyGenealogical Table of the Herodian DynastyINDEXIndex to the whole workIndex to the Maps
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