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The Resource Abraham : the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer, Alan M. Dershowitz

Abraham : the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer, Alan M. Dershowitz

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Abraham : the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer
Title
Abraham
Title remainder
the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer
Statement of responsibility
Alan M. Dershowitz
Title variation
Abraham
Title variation remainder
the worlds first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a no-holds-barred history of Jewish lawyers to profile influential figures from the biblical Abraham and Louis Brandeis through Max Hirschberg and Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Summary
Presents a no-holds-barred history of Jewish lawyers to profile influential figures from the biblical Abraham and Louis Brandeis through Max Hirschberg and Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Writing style
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10449234
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dershowitz, Alan M
Dewey number
340.092/3924
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Abraham
  • Jews
  • Jewish lawyers
Target audience
adult
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the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer
Label
Abraham : the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer, Alan M. Dershowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Jewish lawyer -- God meets Abram-and so do we -- God tests Abraham and Abraham passes-at least the first test -- Abraham refuses to argue with God and with his wife over the lives of his children-failing god's next test -- Abraham negotiates to buy a burial cave for Sarah -- The trial of Jesus, the conviction of the Jews, and the blood libel -- Alfred Dreyfus, Leo Frank, Rudolf Slansky, Anatoly Sharansky, and other Jews on trial -- The Jewish lawyer as Abrahamic idol smasher, advocate, collaborator, rescuer, and deal-maker -- Epilogue : the future of Abraham's descendants
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 187 pages
Isbn
9780805242935
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2015004649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Abraham : the world's first (but certainly not last) Jewish lawyer, Alan M. Dershowitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Jewish lawyer -- God meets Abram-and so do we -- God tests Abraham and Abraham passes-at least the first test -- Abraham refuses to argue with God and with his wife over the lives of his children-failing god's next test -- Abraham negotiates to buy a burial cave for Sarah -- The trial of Jesus, the conviction of the Jews, and the blood libel -- Alfred Dreyfus, Leo Frank, Rudolf Slansky, Anatoly Sharansky, and other Jews on trial -- The Jewish lawyer as Abrahamic idol smasher, advocate, collaborator, rescuer, and deal-maker -- Epilogue : the future of Abraham's descendants
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 187 pages
Isbn
9780805242935
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2015004649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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