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A clash of heroes--Brandeis, Weizmann, and American Zionism

Author: Ben Halpern
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1987.
Series: Studies in Jewish history.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines the conflict between Louis D. Brandeis and Chaim Weizmann, two heroes of a crucial era in recent Jewish history. The author considers how each man confronted the problem of his  Read more...

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Named Person: Louis Dembitz Brandeis; Chaim Weizmann; Louis Dembitz Brandeis; Ḥayim Ṿaitsman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Halpern
ISBN: 0195040627 9780195040623
OCLC Number: 14358924
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 301 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Heroes and Their Public --
Weizmann --
Childhood in Russia --
The Student Zionists --
The Democratic Faction --
Retreat to Manchester --
Recovery --
Brandeis --
The Family --
Lawyer and Public Advocate --
American Jewry and Early Zionism --
Leader from the Outside --
Wartime Leadership --
Brandeis: Organizing in the Emergency --
Weizmann: The Lobbyist as Diplomat --
The Critical Year --
Encounter and Clash --
The Zionist Commission --
The Peace Conference --
London, 1919 --
The London Conference, 1920 --
Attack and Counterattack --
The Men --
The Movement.
Series Title: Studies in Jewish history.
Responsibility: Ben Halpern.
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