René Descartes, Thomas Kuhn, and the rejection of tradition.
A German nationalist riot and a Muslim character in a play by Heinrich Heine.
Rushing the stage at Madison Square Garden.
Instead of acting as liberators, the WWII Allied forces in North Africa ended by propping up fascism, and leaving the Jews to their fate.
Including a liturgy almost identical to that used today.
Leaving the fold.
Marie Schmolka and the Kindertransport.
In brilliantly charting the psychological effects of anti-Semitism on both its perpetrators and its victims, a newly translated 1934 novel outdoes even such master analysts as Freud and Proust.
Understanding post-destruction Jerusalem.
Old fashioned anti-Semitism played a role, but the greater part had to do with a fear, justified or not, of provoking the Arabs.
More than collaboration.
Eurocentrism and confusion about the holy.