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The Menorah

From the Bible to Modern Israel

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$29.95 • £22.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674088795

Publication: November 2016

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304 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

50 color illustrations

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  • Note on Transliteration and Translation
  • Preface
  • Introduction: Standing before the Arch of Titus Menorah
  • 1. From Titus to Moses—and Back
  • 2. Flavian Rome to the Nineteenth Century
  • 3. Modernity, Zionism, and the Menorah
  • 4. Creating a National Symbol
  • 5. A Jewish Holy Grail
  • 6. The Menorah at the Vatican
  • 7. Illuminating the Path to Armageddon
  • Conclusion: New Light
  • Notes
  • Bibliographic Essays
  • Index