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Portraits of Jewish American Heroes

by Malka Drucker

  • 51 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Dutton Juvenile .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage,
  • History - United States/General,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Religion / Judaism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsElizabeth Rosen (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10440338M
    ISBN 100525477713
    ISBN 109780525477716
    OCLC/WorldCa155715226

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Some people chronicled in the book include Levi Strauss, Albert Einstein, Harry Houdini, Steven Spielberg, Daniel Pearl, etc.

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Portraits of Jewish-American Heroes by Malka Drucker: | : Books. Free ground shipping on orders over $   Portraits of Jewish American heroes Item Preview remove-circle An inspiring journey through more than two centuries of American Jewish history Best juvenile book (grade school to junior high school), New Mexico Book Awards, Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, Accelerated Reader AR MG Access-restricted-item.

Stories of more than 20 Jewish-American heroes who have made a difference in our world are included. While this book is for older elementary aged students, it can be a is a wonderful classroom resource for younger ones. “Portraits” include those of Bella Abzug, Emma Lazarus, Levi Strauss, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Albert Einstein, and Golda Meir.

PORTRAITS OF JEWISH-AMERICAN HEROES. Succinct yet complete portraits of early life, education, ambitions and most notable accomplishments are laced with evidence of Judaism’s influence in shaping professional and personal lives.

Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention. Portraits of Jewish-American Heroes By Malka Drucker, illustrated by Elizabeth Rosen Paperback, 96 pages From director, producer, and screenwriter Steven Spielberg to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, read about twenty of the most influential Jewish Americans in history.

Praise for Portraits Of Jewish-American Heroes “This invitingly illustrated collective biography celebrates 20 Jewish American heroes in all their diversity: their lives and work, the obstacles they overcame, their strong American roots, and their pride in being Jewish. PORTRAITS OF JEWISH-AMERICAN HEROES; BUFFALO MUSIC (Mary Ann Goodnight) A RIVER OF WORDS (William Carlos Williams) SEQUOYAH: THE CHEROKEE MAN WHO GAVE HIS PEOPLE WR FOOTWORK (Fred and Adele Astaire) GEORGE WASHINGTON'S TEETH (George Washington) DO RE MI (Guido D'Arezzo) BE WATER, MY FRIEND (Bruce Lee) A LIBRARY FOR JUANA (Juana Inez).

Portraits of Jewish-American Heroes Malka Drucker, Author, Elizabeth Rosen, Illustrator, illus. by Elizabeth Rosen.

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[Malka Drucker; Elizabeth Rosen] -- From its beginnings, America, founded on religious freedom, has been a land of opportunity for Jews socially as well as spiritually. Publishers Weekly-“Profiling 21 Jewish Americans, Drucker (The Family Treasury of Jewish Holidays) comments that although many of her ‘heroes’ were not particularly religious, ‘their lives reflect the high value that Judaism places on making an unfair world fairer.’The author manages to kvell without lapsing into gooeyness, and she’s always perceptive, honest and fair.

out of 5 stars Portraits of Jewish-American Heroes. Reviewed in the United States on Febru Format: the portraits featured in this book were an odd selection of Jewish Americans. there are many great Jewish hero's that contributed more to our lives than those featured in this book.4/5.

I've just finished writing a book for young people about Jewish American heroes. I can't imagine a better time for such a book. Heroes are in short supply and Jews can use all that they can claim.

Children need help in learning the difference between heroism and fame, and. Portraits were known among the Jews in the classical period: Josephus (Ant., ) records that *Alexandra sent portraits of her sons to Mark Antony in order to rouse his sympathy. The Jewish "zoographos" Eudoxios who lived in Rome was presumably a portrait painter.

American Jews overwhelmingly say they are proud to be Jewish and have a strong sense of belonging to the Jewish people, according to a major new survey by the Pew Research Center. But the survey also suggests that Jewish identity is changing in America, wh ere one-in-five Jews (22%) now describe themselves as having no religion.

The first Jew to die fighting for American independence was, ironically, also the first Jew elected to public office in them colonies: Francis Salvador. Mordecai Sheftall of Savannah, Georgia, was the head of the local revolutionary committee and was responsible for provisioning : Norman H.

Finkelstein. Portraits of Hispanic American Heroes is written by Juan Felipe Herrera and illustrated by Raúl Colón and pays homage to a collection of twenty-two biographical profiles of amazing Hispanic American heroes that shaped history irrevocably. Mid-September to Mid-October, at least in my part of the world is Hispanic/Latino Heritage Month, which I plan to read one children's book, particularly a /5.

The Biblical Hero invites the reader to experience a broad array of biblical characters as both heroes in their own time and paradigms of heroism that have echoed throughout literature and time.

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