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Abraham Joshua Heschel: Man of Spirit, Man of Action

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Perhaps best known by most Americans for his headline-making participation in the 1965 Selma, Alabama demonstration alongside the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., Heschel was also an extraordinary Jewish educator and the author of nearly two dozen books.

He inspired millions of Jews and non-Jews alike throughout the world with his writings and his campaigns for social caus
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Paperback, 80 pages
Published July 21st 2003 by The Jewish Publication Society (first published July 2003)
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Feb 01, 2017 rated it liked it
This would be appropriate to read aloud to children or give them to read on their own. I'm not a parent or elementary school teacher, so I'm not sure exactly what age it's meant for, but younger than when you'd start teaching the Holocaust as it skirted around that gently. Some lovely stories and inspirations from Heschel's life. (Not enough info for an adult, and does not cover his adult years much.)
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