The Responsible Attitude: the Life and Opinions of Giora Josephthal

By: Ben Halpern, Shalom Wurm (editors)

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269 pages, clean text, good binding, endpapers browned, one edge browned, DJ has creases, chipping - piece missing at the upper edge, edge tears. Josephthals was director of the Absorption Dept of the Jewish Agency to receive, shelter and orient immigrants from post-Hitler Germany into Israel. The essays, reports, letters and speeches collected in this volume are divided into three main section: the German Period, 1932-38; the Jewish Agency Period 1951-56; and the time of party and government service 1956-62. Illustrated with 8 pages of photos, including photos of Dr. Chaim Weizmann, Levi Eshkol, Eleanor Roosevelt, Mayor David Lawrence of Philadelphia; David Ben Gurion and Golda Meir; Tom Mboya; and Ogden Reid;

Title: The Responsible Attitude: the Life and Opinions of Giora Josephthal

Author Name: Ben Halpern, Shalom Wurm (editors)

Categories: JUDAISM, Jewish History, Biography,

Publisher: Schocken Books: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

Seller ID: 3649

Keywords: Biographical Sketch Josephthal, Gloria, -- 1912-1962 Miriam Eshkol Israel Palestine Levi Eshkol Eleanor Roosevelt Chaim Weizmann Chaim Weizmann,