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To Repair a Broken World

The Life of Henrietta Szold, Founder of Hadassah

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674988095

Publication Date: 05/11/2021

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400 pages

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

50 photos

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  • Foreword [Ruth Bader Ginsburg]
  • Introduction
  • 1. Beginnings
  • 2. New Horizons
  • 3. The Immigrants Are Coming
  • 4. The Intellectual World
  • 5. Transitions
  • 6. Love and Misery
  • 7. The Land of Dreams
  • 8. The Depths of Misery
  • 9. The Healing of My People
  • 10. In Palestine
  • 11. Between Two Worlds
  • 12. In the National Arena
  • 13. The Mother of Youth Aliyah
  • 14. War and Calamity
  • Epilogue: From Mount Scopus to the Mount of Olives
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Credits
  • Index

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