The Resource Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner

Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner

Label
Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness
Title
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Title remainder
prophetic witness
Statement of responsibility
Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book, the first of two volumes, is the story of Abraham Joshua Heschel, "a renowned American theologian and interpreter of tradition."--Jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
JSTOR
Dewey number
296.3/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BM755.H34
LC item number
K37 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner
Publication
Copyright
Note
This is the first volume of a two volume biography. The second volume is entitled Spiritual radical : Abraham Joshua Heschel in America, 1940-1972
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-383) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Warsaw: childhood and adolescence -- Heschel's first home (1907-1914) -- Early studies and catastrophes (1914-1917) -- "The blessings of humiliation" and triumphal adolescence (1917-1924) -- Expanding the self through literature (1924-1926) -- II: A Rebbe among revolutionaries (1925-1927) -- III: Berlin: Europe in crisis -- A student in Berlin (1927-1931) -- A Jewish philosophical mentor (1928-1931) -- Poetic vision and prophetic sympathy (1928-1931) -- Paradigm shift (1929-1931) -- God's active presence (1931-1932) -- A year of grief and rage (1933) -- A poet's self-portrait (winter 1933-1934) -- Spiritual and intellectual biographies: Koigen and Maimonides (1934-1935) -- The German Jewish renaissance (1934-1935) -- Alliance with Martin Buber (June-December 1935) -- Mission defined (January-September 1936) -- IV: Frankfurt, the war, and exile -- Teaching in times of crisis (September 1936-December 1937) -- A prophetic witness (December 1937-March 1938) -- "Out of the depths" (March-October 1938) -- Struggling in escape (November 1938-July 1939) -- Departure and deliverance (1939-1940)
Control code
ocn884499485
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 402 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300150292
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5q9fq9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32959424
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884499485
  • jstor0300150296

Library Locations

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