Week 2: When General Grant Expelled The Jews by Jonathan Sarna. From renowned Judaic scholar, Jonathan Sarna, comes a fascinating true to life account of a little known era in American history during the Civil War.
Week 3: Jerusalem Maiden by Tali Carner A fascinating, historical novel set in the time of the Ottoman Empire posing a soul-searching struggle for the beautiful protagonist, between her love of art and her devotion to Judaism.
Week 4: The Girl in the Green Sweater by Krystyna Chiger with Daniel Paisner The harrowing, first person account of fourteen months spent in the fetid, underground sewers of Lvov, during the Holocaust (based on the motion picture “In Darkness,” official 2012 Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film.)
Week 5: Spies against Armageddon by Yossi Melman and Dan Raviv One of the most authoritative books ever written about Israeli intelligence, from experts in Middle Eastern affairs.
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