The Resource Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner

Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner

Label
Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness
Title
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Title remainder
prophetic witness
Statement of responsibility
Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book, the first of two volumes, is the story of Abraham Joshua Heschel, "a renowned American theologian and interpreter of tradition."--Jacket
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kaplan, Edward K.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BM755.H34
LC item number
K37 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dresner, Samuel H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua (Philosoph)
  • Heschel, Abraham Joshua
  • Homes
  • Germany
  • Poland
Label
Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This is the first volume of a two volume biography. The second volume is entitled Spiritual radical : Abraham Joshua Heschel in America, 1940-1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Warsaw: childhood and adolescence -- Heschel's first home (1907-1914) -- Early studies and catastrophes (1914-1917) -- "The blessings of humiliation" and triumphal adolescence (1917-1924) -- Expanding the self through literature (1924-1926) -- II: A Rebbe among revolutionaries (1925-1927) -- III: Berlin: Europe in crisis -- A student in Berlin (1927-1931) -- A Jewish philosophical mentor (1928-1931) -- Poetic vision and prophetic sympathy (1928-1931) -- Paradigm shift (1929-1931) -- God's active presence (1931-1932) -- A year of grief and rage (1933) -- A poet's self-portrait (winter 1933-1934) -- Spiritual and intellectual biographies: Koigen and Maimonides (1934-1935) -- The German Jewish renaissance (1934-1935) -- Alliance with Martin Buber (June-December 1935) -- Mission defined (January-September 1936) -- IV: Frankfurt, the war, and exile -- Teaching in times of crisis (September 1936-December 1937) -- A prophetic witness (December 1937-March 1938) -- "Out of the depths" (March-October 1938) -- Struggling in escape (November 1938-July 1939) -- Departure and deliverance (1939-1940)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 402 pages
Isbn
9780300124644
Lccn
97036810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37608215
  • (OCoLC)ocm37608215
Label
Abraham Joshua Heschel : prophetic witness, Edward K. Kaplan & Samuel H. Dresner
Publication
Note
This is the first volume of a two volume biography. The second volume is entitled Spiritual radical : Abraham Joshua Heschel in America, 1940-1972
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Warsaw: childhood and adolescence -- Heschel's first home (1907-1914) -- Early studies and catastrophes (1914-1917) -- "The blessings of humiliation" and triumphal adolescence (1917-1924) -- Expanding the self through literature (1924-1926) -- II: A Rebbe among revolutionaries (1925-1927) -- III: Berlin: Europe in crisis -- A student in Berlin (1927-1931) -- A Jewish philosophical mentor (1928-1931) -- Poetic vision and prophetic sympathy (1928-1931) -- Paradigm shift (1929-1931) -- God's active presence (1931-1932) -- A year of grief and rage (1933) -- A poet's self-portrait (winter 1933-1934) -- Spiritual and intellectual biographies: Koigen and Maimonides (1934-1935) -- The German Jewish renaissance (1934-1935) -- Alliance with Martin Buber (June-December 1935) -- Mission defined (January-September 1936) -- IV: Frankfurt, the war, and exile -- Teaching in times of crisis (September 1936-December 1937) -- A prophetic witness (December 1937-March 1938) -- "Out of the depths" (March-October 1938) -- Struggling in escape (November 1938-July 1939) -- Departure and deliverance (1939-1940)
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 402 pages
Isbn
9780300124644
Lccn
97036810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)37608215
  • (OCoLC)ocm37608215

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