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THE ZIONIST TREE

Zionism is the national movement for the return of the Jewish people to their homeland, and the resumption of Jewish sovereignty in the Land of Israel

Political Zionism

Cultural Zionism

Revisionist Zionism

Religious Zionism

Labor Zionism

Synthetic/General Zionism



THE BOOK OF GENESIS

A short guide to the first book of the Torah, and the creation story of the Jewish People

[coming soon]


UNSOLVED JEWISH MYSTERIES

The twelve unsolved mysteries

[updated in concert with Season 3]


BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS

The books I most recommend — that cover Israel’s general history and touch on a huge range of topics — can be found here. More specific book recommendations can be found by browsing the links above. (Disclaimer: I haven’t read all the books I recommend on this site, but I’ve read a lot of them!)

BIG PICTURE ISRAELI HISTORY


PEOPLE


SPECIFIC ERAS / EVENTS


FICTION / MEMOIR

Dawn
By Elie Wiesel
The Source: A Novel
By James A. Michener