German Jews: A Dual Identity (The Franz Rosenzweig Lecture Series)

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G. E. Rumphius, also known as the "Indian Pliny," was one of the great tropical naturalists of the seventeenth century. Born in Germany, he spent most of his life in the employ of the Dutch East India Company, stationed on the island of Ambon in eastern Indonesia. He wrote two major works; this one, the first modern work on tropical fauna, was published posthumously in Dutch in 1705. A classic text of natural history, it is now available in English for the first time.

The descriptions in "The Ambonese Curiosity Cabinet cover "the gamut of organisms found in the seas surrounding Ambon--crabs, shrimp, sea urchins, mussels--as well as minerals and rare concretions taken from animals and plants. A series of exquisite etchings accompanies the descriptions. The book has been masterfully translated and extensively annotated by E. M. Beekman, whose introduction provides the first biography of Rumphius in English that incorporates new material.

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Paul Mendes-Flohr is professor of Jewish thought and an associate of the Franz Rosenzweig Center for German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of A Land of Two Peoples, From Mysticism to Dialogue, and Divided Passions and coauthor with Jehuda Reinharz of The Jew in the Modern World.

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Verlag: New Haven-London, Yale University Press. (1999)
ISBN 10: 0300076231 ISBN 13: 9780300076233
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Buchbeschreibung New Haven-London, Yale University Press., 1999. Original publisher's dark-gray paper-covered boards, silver title spine, pictorial dustjacket, 8vo: xviij, 150pp., chapternotes & references, epilogue, index, table of contents. Very fine copy - as new. Artikel-Nr. 169481

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