A fairly easy read that offers a clear, and detailed history of the Jewish People. I bought this for an introduction to Jewish culture course and found it to be a great textbook. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Amber G.
A non-religious book of the history and migration of the Jewish people due to circumstances of the times through history. Fascinating book.Published 3 months ago by Eye Dude
I learned a lot, I read this book because a lot of current events seem not to quite make sense based on what I thought I knew. I understand a lot of things much better. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Reduan
This book presents an innacurate and distorted view of Jewish history. Other reviewers have pointed out some of these, e.g., during the eary period of Christianity. Read morePublished 12 months ago by SK
This book is part of supplemental reading for my intro to Judaism class. It has helped me make sense of all the movement the Jewish people have had to make through the centuries. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Barbara Talbert
I found it improbable that Scheindlin would be able to pull off writing a Jewish History book under 800 pages. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Geoffrey Brown
Very open discussion of a story that is often misunderstood. I recommend this book for anyone looking for a concise history of the Jewish people from a very objective perspective.Published 16 months ago by Cody Gustaveson