A family of books that explores the history of some of the world’s most remarkable people, events and ideas – following in the footsteps of E. H. Gombrich’s irresistible ‘A Little History of the World’. Visit Littlehistories.org
JEWISH LIVES is a major series of brief, interpretive biography designed to illuminate the imprint of eminent Jewish figures upon literature, religion, philosophy, politics, cultural and economic life, and the arts and sciences. Subjects are paired with authors to elicit lively, deeply informed books that explore the breadth and complexity of Jewish experience from antiquity through the present.
Jewish Lives is a partnership of Yale University Press and the Leon D. Black Foundation.
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The Cecile and Theodore Margellos World Republic of Letters series identifies works of cultural and artistic significance previously overlooked by translators and publishers, canonical works of literature and philosophy needing new translations, as well as important contemporary authors whose work has not yet been translated into English. The series is designed to bring to the English-speaking world leading poets, novelists, essayists, philosophers, and playwrights from Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, to stimulate international discourse and creative exchange.
Learn more at www.WorldRepublicofLetters.org
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