The dark side of Harry Houdini.
Tracing Karl Marx’s Jewish ancestry.
The notion that Jews were responsible for both capitalism and communism was widespread in the early 20th century.
Combining grand narrative with vignettes of private lives and long-forgotten events, the last 500 years of Jewish life are told by a consummate master of his craft.
The assassination of Yitzhak Rabin robbed Israel of a rare politician able to make peace with the Palestinians.