Search Results: "Ehud Sprinzak"


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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 1999

The 1995 assassination of Yitzhak Rabin didn't happen "out of tire blue," according to this extremely well researched and written study. Read full book review >

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THE ASCENDANCE OF ISRAEL'S RADICAL RIGHT by Ehud Sprinzak
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 1, 1991

"Sprinzak provides unprecedented coverage of the movement that he believes will either be pushed painfully to the sidelines or will slowly and legally transform Israel into a theocratic constitutional monarchy."
A thorough study of the roots, convictions, and significance of Israel's radical right-wing parties and movements. Read full book review >

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Released: Feb. 1, 1993

"Judaic history. (Photos—not seen.)"
An exciting, suspenseful history of the Israeli Air Force (IAF). Read full book review >

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LIKE NEVER BEFORE by Ehud Havazelet
Released: Oct. 1, 1998

"The author's compassion for his characters is wonderfully full, but when all is said and done, David's explosive anger over Max isn't adequately explained."
Ten precious stories, six previously published, comprise a rich, multifaceted account of a Jewish family in conflict across generations and increasingly at odds with its faith, from the author of What Is it Then Between Us? (1988). Read full book review >

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BEARING THE BODY by Ehud Havazelet
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 18, 2007

"Overstuffed and intermittently awkwardly constructed. But it's charged with the material of real life, and its characters demand, and earn, the reader's empathy."
A complex family drama arises following the death of its eldest son in this first novel from the author of two noteworthy short-story collections (Like Never Before, 1998, etc.). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BEARING THE BODY by Ehud Havazelet
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 18, 2007

"Overstuffed and intermittently awkwardly constructed. But it's charged with the material of real life, and its characters demand, and earn, the reader's empathy."
A complex family drama arises following the death of its eldest son in this first novel from the author of two noteworthy short-story collections (Like Never Before, 1998, etc.). Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 18, 2010

"Amiable in Alaska and slightly left of center, projecting the warmth of a well-made campfire."
A popular essayist in Haines, Ala., follows her prior excursion (If You Lived Here, I'd Know Your Name, 2005) with a report on, among other relevant matters, what it's like to be hit by a truck. Read full book review >