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The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, a vibrant, growing collection curated by leading Jewish Studies scholars, offers unprecedented direct access to excerpts from thousands of primary sources reflecting Jewish creativity, diversity, and culture world-wide, will span biblical times to the 21st century when complete. Many of these selections are works translated into English for the first time. The sacred and secular are side by side here, for readers, researchers, educators, scholars, students, and anyone interested in discovering Jewish history, biography, fiction, religious and political writing, art, and cultural artifacts. Now available, Teaching Clips for classroom use.

THE POSEN LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE IN TWO FORMATS:

Online: The Posen Digital Library (PDL), an interactive database, available for free upon registration at www.posenlibrary.com.

In print: Ten beautifully illustrated volumes being published by Yale University Press.


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The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, Volume 1: Ancient Israel, from Its Beginnings through 332 BCE, edited by Jeffrey H. Tigay and Adele Berlin

The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, Volume 9: Catastrophe and Rebirth, 1939–1973, edited by Samuel D. Kassow and David G. Roskies

The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, Volume 8: Crisis and Creativity between World Wars, 1918–1939, edited by Todd M. Endelman and Zvi Gitelman

The Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization, Volume 6: Confronting Modernity, 1750–1880, edited by Elisheva Carlebach


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