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JACOB THE SOLDIER. ADAPTED FROM MOSHE SMILANSKY by  Shalom; Thelma Mozeson; Moshe Smilansky Hektin - First Edition - 1944 - from Dan Wyman Books (SKU: 35583)

JACOB THE SOLDIER. ADAPTED FROM MOSHE SMILANSKY

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JACOB THE SOLDIER. ADAPTED FROM MOSHE SMILANSKY

by Hektin, Shalom; Thelma Mozeson; Moshe Smilansky

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New York; Hebrew Educators Committee For Labor Palestine. 1944. Pamphlet. holo17, zionism6 xoo . Original Wraps. 8vo. 19 pages. 21 cm. First edition. Adapted by Shalom Hektin, Translation and Illustrations by Thelma Mozeson. With 5 illustrations, and a glossary of Hebrew terms. Holocaust-era adaptation of the story, the narrative of the child Jacob, a Chatufim (kidnapped) , who does not bend or break under the weight of punishment for not converting to Christianity in Tsarist Russia as a young boy, has to serve as a soldier in the Tsar's army, is finally discharged in middle age, returns to Judaism, finds a living as a horse trader, and eventually emigrates to Jerusalem, becoming one of the earliest Zionists to settle there. Subjects: Hebrew Educators Committee for Labor Palestine – Jewish Childrens Book Club. Childrens Literature – Jewish – Labor Zionism. OCLC lists 3 copies (JTSA, Harvard, Cape Town) . Wraps worn, torn at edges, light wear internally, overall clean. Good condition. (ZION-7-6) .

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Dan Wyman Books US (US)
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35583
Title
JACOB THE SOLDIER. ADAPTED FROM MOSHE SMILANSKY
Author
Hektin, Shalom; Thelma Mozeson; Moshe Smilansky
Format/binding
Pamphlet
Book condition
Used
Publisher
New York; Hebrew Educators Committee For Labor Palestine
Date published
1944
Keywords
holo17, zionism6 xoo, Judaica Jewish, Holocaust Shoah, World War 2 Ww Ii, Jewry Judaism, Jews Juif Juives, Juden Judisch, Joden Judios, Zionism Zionist, Zionismus Zionismo

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