In the Crook of the Rock: Jewish Refuge in a World Gone Mad _ The Chaya Leah Walkin Story (Jewish Identities in Post-Modern Society)


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Focusing upon the life of Chaya Walkin―one little girl from a distinguished Torah lineage in Poland―this book illustrates the inner resources of the refugee community that made possible survival with dignity. Based on a wide variety of sources and languages, this book is crafted around the voice of a child who was five years old when she was forced to flee her home in Poland and start the terrifying journey to Vilna, Kobe, and Shanghai. The Song of Songs is used to provide an unexpected and poetic angle of vision upon strategies for creating meaning in times of historical trauma.

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Manufacturer:
Academic Studies Press
Category:
Survival
EAN:
9781618117861
ISBN:
1618117866
Author:
Vera Schwarcz
Publisher:
Academic Studies Press
Publication Date:
2018-04-02
Binding:
Paperback
Item Weight:
1.05 pounds
Item Size:
0.75 x 9.25 x 6.25 inches
Package Weight:
1.09 pounds
Package Size:
6.1 x 0.87 x 9.13 inches

 


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