Table of Contents
List of Illustrations
Introduction: The Best Medicine
1. German Lebensraum
2. Yiddish Heartland
3. The Anglosphere
4. Under Hitler and Stalin
5. Hebrew Homeland
Conclusion: When Can I Stop Laughing?
Two untitled poems by Avraham Halfi, translated by Leon Wieseltier.
Would the demise or even disappearance of human beings be, on the whole, a good thing. Yuval Noah Harari seems to think so, or is at least willing to entertain the thought.
Two new books on sin and temptation.
Ludmila Ulitskaya's fictionalized version of the Brother Daniel case asks us all to turn the other cheek.