The Ethiopian Jews of Israel - Personal Stories of Life in the Promised Land :: By Len Lyons, PhD :: :: Photographs by Ilan Ossendryver :: :: Foreword by Alan Dershowitz ::

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Ethiopian Jews of Israel .  Photography by Ilan Ossendryver

The Ethiopian Jews of Israel: Personal Stories of Life in the Promised Land (Jewish Lights / April 2007 / Hardcover / $35) is the first book to recount in captivating photographs and candid interviews the profound challenges and inspiring accomplishments of Ethiopian Jews struggling to become Ethiopian Israelis.

This book is also unique in presenting the personal stories of Ethiopian Israelis, offering the reader a sometimes painful, sometimes touching look at Israel through their eyes, told in their words through in-depth interviews.

With a Foreword, by Alan Dershowitz, the book provides a comprehensive look in words and images of the “unfinished exodus” of the Ethiopian Jews in Israel. (240 pages, 100 color photos, 10-1/2" x 10")

The book is a winner of a Gold Medal from the Independent Book Publishers Awards, 2007.

The Ethiopian Jews of Israel - Personal Stories of Life in the Promised Land receives a "Gold" Award in the Multicultural Non-Fiction Adult category from the Independent Publisher. Click here for more...