Reviews

Is Love Stronger than Death?


Early on in this charming, frankly vulnerable, and deceptively deep book about death, Hillel Halkin tells the story of a discovery he made on the grounds of his property on the southern slope of the Carmel mountain range:

This article is locked

Subscribe now for immediate and unlimited access to Web + Print + App + Archive
  • Already a subscriber? Log in to continue reading.
  • Not quite ready to subscribe? Register now for your choice of 3 FREE articles per quarter.
  • Already a registered user? Log in here.

About the Author

Abraham Socher is the editor of the Jewish Review of Books and professor of religion and Jewish studies at Oberlin College.

Comments

No comments yet.


Want to post a comment? Please register or log in.

Most Read

What Jesus Wasn’t: Zealot

When Fox News' Lauren Green asked Reza. . .

Conservative Judaism: A Requiem

In 1971, 41 percent of American Jews. . .

Editors' Picks

Do You Want to Know a Secret?

“Who’s this guy,” asked one of my. . .

Killer Backdrop

If Auschwitz can have a gift shop, why. . .

Something Was Missing

When it was time for new MK Ruth. . .

In The Next JRB

  • Steven E. Aschheim on Saul Friedländer
  • Ruth R. Wisse on the Yiddish poems of Celia Dropkin
  • Adam Kirsch on Isaac Deutscher’s Non-Jewish Jew
  • And more...
Copyright © 2017 Jewish Review of Books. All Rights Reserved. | Site by W&B