David Myers' book, "Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction" (2017), the 526th in the series, presents a special challenge. The book attempts to introduce Jewish history, with its diversity and complexity in both time and breadth, in a challenging and informative way without falling into stereotypes or preconceived notions. Virtually every element Myers discusses, from the Bible, the Jews in the Middle Ages, to the contemporary state of Israel, and much more, has been the subject of extensive and controversial study. For all its brevity, Myers' book is insightful
A History of Britain is a BBC documentary series presented by Simon Schama, providing a comprehensive historical survey of the British Isles from around 3100 BC to the mid-1960s.
Christian myers, father of john myers. Christian Myers, who married Mattie Hoover, was born in Grovesdale, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, in 1761, and died in 1802. To this union was born three daughters and six sons, all of whom lived to be men and women, married and raised families. The daughters were : Mrs. Maria Myers Winger. Leah remained single until 48 years old, teaching school in English and German. She was a very scholarly and dignified bachelor lady, and highly esteemed by all who knew her. She lived a beautiful and useful life, dispensing kindness, knowledge and sunshine all the way.
Read the Myers surname history and see the family crest, coat of arms for the English Origin. Discover the Myers surname history. The descendants of this Norman knight occupied a prominent position in Staffordshire, in the time of the early Plantagenets. William de Mere occurs as High Sheriff of that county, temp. Edward I. and in the next reign, Peter de la Mere filled the Speaker's chair in the House of Commons.
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Simon Schama examines the long, tangled relationship between Queen Elizabeth I and her cousin Mary, Queen of Scots, who was executed by royal command in 1587. Browse content similar to The Body of the Queen. Now it symbolised a new marriage, this time between two nations.
From generation to generation - l’dor va dor, as the Good Book says (in Hebrew) - there arises a historian who bequeaths unto the world yet another door-stopping history of the Jews. Forty-one years ago, a young history professor at Cambridge named Simon Schama agreed to complete one such work, left unfinished by the great British Jewish historian Cecil Roth when he died. Schama tried to do the job, he really did, but for whatever reasons the graft wouldn’t take, as he writes in the foreword of his own The Story of the Jews.
Heretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation. by Peter Marshall (Yale University Press) Winner of the 2018 Wolfson History Prize. by James Barr (Simon and Schuster) Chosen by Peter Frankopan and Dominic Sandbrook. 18. Ottoman Odyssey: Travels Through a Lost Empire. by Alev Scott (Riverrun) Chosen by Rana Mitter. 19. The Colour of Time: A New History of the World, 1850-1960. by Marina Amaral and Dan Jones (Head of Zeus) Chosen by Laura Ashe.
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