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Sloan, Jacob

Overview
Works: 34 works in 124 publications in 6 languages and 2,417 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives  Prayers  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Fiction  Outlines, syllabi, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Historical fiction  Commentaries  Diaries 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Adapter
Classifications: DG311, 937.06
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Most widely held works by Jacob Sloan
Satan in Goray by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
25 editions published between 1955 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Religious hysteria and violence break out in seventeenth century Poland when members of the sect of Sabbatai Zevi come to town
The Passover Haggadah by Nahum N. ed Glatzer ( Book )
7 editions published between 1953 and 1979 in English and Hebrew and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cover title: Hagadah shel Pesah
A day in Regensburg; short stories by Joseph Opatoshu ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
CONTENTS.- Continuity; a memory of my father.- A day in Regensburg.- Ciechanow melody.- A Bratzlaver Chasid.- A rabbi.- Rationalists.- Simchat Torah.- Meyer Balaban.- Four hundred years.- Miracles.- The mute hungarian.- Pedigree.- The Chumash lad.- The eternal wedding dress.- In the Jewish district of Vienna.- A Sabbath afternoon.- Almost there.- Ben Sira's grandson.- Father, father.- In a slaurhterhouse.- Midnight vigil.- Lampshade king
No escape from Brooklyn; a novel by Hanan J Ayalti ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Translation of Vayter fun Bruklin
Language of faith: a selection from the most expressive Jewish prayers. Original text & new English verse translations by Nahum N Glatzer ( Book )
3 editions published in 1947 in English and German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hammer on the rock; a short Midrash reader by Nahum N Glatzer ( Book )
7 editions published between 1948 and 1975 in English and German and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Schocken Passover Haggadah ( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Haggadah, the beautifully orchestrated service read at the Passover Seder, recounts the story of the Israelites' liberation from slavery and exodus from Egypt. The Schocken Passover Haggadah has long been a favorite of both beginners and pros at leading the family Seder. The complete traditional text appears in Hebrew and English on facing pages, and the succinct commentary and notes - on the biblical and rabbinic heritage, on names, terms, legends, and origins of rituals - leading the contemporary reader into the spirit of the Seder. Included are additional readings on the Holocaust. This edition is illustrated with reproductions from the earliest printed haggadot from many lands
Generation of journey by Jacob Sloan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1945 and 1972 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronique du ghetto de Varsovie by Emanuel Ringelblum ( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 1995 in French and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emmanuel Ringelbaum a 39 ans en 1939 quand les Allemands envahissent la Pologne. Il est historien, sociologue, mais aussi homme d'action et militant politique. Il commence à tenir son journal dès octobre 1939, pour porter témoignage de la catastrophe qui va s'abattre sur les Juifs. Le texte sera enterré à la veille de la première tentative d'insurrection du ghetto, et ne sera retrouvé qu'en 1946
The decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author makes the point that in this abridgement he has adhered to Gibbon's style, format, planning, and footnotes, and has made only selective exclusions. The history covers the centuries from Marcus Aurelius to the capture of Constantinople, and concludes with an epilogue dealing with medieval Rome and the dawn of the Renaissance
La Corne du Bélier by Isaac Bashevis Singer ( Book )
8 editions published between 1955 and 1998 in French and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ce roman, écrit en 1933, raconte l'histoire authentique d'une crise d'hystérie religieuse qui secoua une partie de la communauté juive de Pologne, vers le milieu du XVIIe siècle. Le prétendant messianique s'avérera être un faux Messie qui se convertira même à l'islam{ Pour le préfacier, Jacob Sloan, ##La corne du bélier## est un chef-d'oeuvre de la langue yiddish, tout à fait digne du Prix Nobel de littérature 1978. Petit glossaire, p. 215-217
The graphic history of the Jewish heritage; an encyclopedic presentation by Pinchas Wollman-Tsamir ( Book )
in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes from the Warsaw ghetto; the journal of Emmanuel Ringelblum by Emanuel Ringelblum ( Book )
11 editions published between 1958 and 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through anecdotes, stories and notations, which Emanuel Ringelblum intended to expand after the liberation of Warsaw, there emerges the agonising, eyewitness accounts of human beings caught in senseless, unrelenting brutality. It is a terrifying account, bitter, compelling and often unbelievable
Barbarism and the fall of Rome : Volume II of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blessed in the daughter by Meyer Waxman ( Book )
3 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sepolti a Varsavia : appunti dal Ghetto by Emanuel Ringelblum ( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in Italian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Warushawa gettō by Emanuel Ringelblum ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The journal of Emmanuel Ringelblum by Jacob Sloan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christianity and the decline of Rome by Edward Gibbon ( Book )
3 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
スローン, J
スローン, ジェイコブ
Languages
English (76)
French (20)
Italian (6)
Japanese (3)
German (2)
Hebrew (1)
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