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Timeless Travels
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Timeless Travels
Tales of Mystery, Intrigue, Humor, and Enchantment
Author: Joseph Rotenberg
Publisher: Gefen Publishing House

Price: $24.95 
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Format: Hard Cover
ISBN 10: 9652299154
ISBN 13: 9789652299154
Catalog Number: g915a / 915-4
Number of Pages: 374
Year Published: 2017

Description:
Who is today’s American Jew? Joseph Rotenberg styles himself as a modern-day maggid (traditional Jewish storyteller), weaving tales from the everyday to the fantastic, each one bringing the reader a slice of the American Jewish experience. Just as Sholem Aleichem did more than a hundred years ago in his famous stories describing Russian Jewish life, these tales inform and entertain by uncovering little-known events and personalities that have impacted the American Jewish world.
In the 1950s, the late Harry Golden, in his popular collections Only in America and For Two Cents Plain, introduced Jewish culture to many non-Jewish Americans. Joseph Rotenberg’s work updates that vision to depict the contemporary, modern American Jew who is today increasingly as much at home in the halls of the Ivy League, the corridors of power in Washington, the corporate boardroom, and the theater as he is in the beit midrash and the synagogue. You'll laugh, cry, and wonder as you travel through Joseph Rotenberg’s incisive and at times laugh-out-loud funny collection of tales.