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Arthur Koestler

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Item Description: Random House USA Inc, United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 216 x 142 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. An account of the Medieval Khazar Empire of Eastern Europe and of the circumstances leading to the Khazar s tenth-century mass conversion to Judaism presents the Khazars as the forefathers of Western Jewry. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780394402840

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Item Description: Random House. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. 255 pages. Dimensions: 8.5in. x 5.6in. x 2.2in.FROM THE BACK COVER: THIS BOOK TRACES THE HISTORY OF THE ANCIENT KHAZAR EMPIRE, A MAJOR BUT ALMOST FORGOTTEN POWER IN EASTERN EUROPE, WHICH IN THE DARK AGES BECAME CONVERTED TO JUDAISM. KHAZARIA WAS FINALLY WIPED OUT BY THE FORCES OF GENGHIS KHAN, BUT EVIDENCE INDICATES THAT THE KHAZARS THEMSELVES MIGRATED TO POLAND AND FORMED THE CRADLE OF WESTERN JEWRY. . . This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Paperback. Bookseller Inventory # 9780394402840

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Item Description: Random House USA Inc, United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 216 x 142 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.An account of the Medieval Khazar Empire of Eastern Europe and of the circumstances leading to the Khazar s tenth-century mass conversion to Judaism presents the Khazars as the forefathers of Western Jewry. Bookseller Inventory # APC9780394402840

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Item Description: U.S.A.: Random House, 1976. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. The Thirteenth Tribe: The Khazar Empire and Its Heritage. Arthur Koestler. 0394402847 Random House. 1976. 255p. trade paperback, covers bumped/scuffed, binding tight, text clean--15.00. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-14897721281

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Arthur Koestler

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Item Description: Macmillan, 1977. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The Thirteenth Tribe: Khazar Empire and Its Heritage (Picador Books) This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # W3-L1-R086L-05632

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Item Description: The Khazar Empire and its heritage. Hutchinson/London 1976, 255 S., Index, OPbd. Guter Zustand. Bookseller Inventory # 3508395

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Arthur Koestler

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Koestler, Arthur

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Item Description: Random House, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 255pp. Hardback, black boards, gold lettering on spine, sixth printing, DJ has light surface rubbing, footnotes, references, select biblio, index, Traces the history of the ancient Khazar Empire, which in the Dark Ages became converted to Judaism, Bookseller Inventory # w130514827

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Koestler, Arthur

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Item Description: Random House, New York, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Reprint. Hardcover, References, Selected Bibliography, Index, 255 pp. Book has slight wear - a tight copy. Dust Jacket shows slight surface rubbing overall, some edge and corner wear - not price clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 011650

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Item Description: Ishi Press, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 216 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. The Thirteenth Tribe is a ground breaking work of great importance, if only because it has shaped the way that people think about The Jews. It is based on the theory that European Jews, Ashkenazi Jews from Europe, are not descendants of Abraham but rather are the remnants of a tribe, the Khazars, that converted to Judaism in the Eighth Century. We know little about the Khazars, but we do know for certain that they existed and that they were Jewish. The Jews, Russians, Georgians and Armenians all wrote about the Khazars, but the Khazars left no literature, no books. This was perhaps because the Khazars existed during the Dark Ages, a period from which few books survive today. Koestler s thesis is that while the Khazars as a unified tribe may have disappeared, their descendants survived, only that they were no longer known as the Khazars. Instead, these people are now Eastern European Jews and they continue to live in the same places where the Khazars lived such as in Kiev and Odessa. The view of Arthur Koestler who himself was Jewish is that none of the mass movements of the Jewish people happened at all. Rather, the Jews stayed in exactly the same place where they have been all along because the Eastern European Jews are the Khazars. They are the same people. Just their name has been changed. Which is more logical: The Traditional Jewish view or Arthur Koestler s theory?. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9784871876582

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Koestler, Arthur

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Item Description: Random House 1/1/1976, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Second Printing. 0394402847 Ex-library book with usual markings. Clean text. SATISF GNTD + SHIPS W/IN 24 HRS. Sorry, no APO deliveries. Ships in a padded envelope with free tracking. 5113. Bookseller Inventory # SKU-800089094

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Koestler, Arthur

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Item Description: NY. 1976. Random House., 1976. dark grey, golden yellow & bronze metallic decorative ½ cloth hardbound 8vo. dustwrapper in protective plastic. fine cond. binding tight with a slight slant (cocked). covers clean. edges clean. contents free of all markings. dustwrapper in near fine cond. couple of tiny tears. nice clean copy. no library markings, store stamps, stickers, bookplates, no names, inking , underlining, remainder markings etc ~ 2nd printing ( # 2 in # line). b&w map. 255p. + about the author. references. select bibliography. index. world history. medieval history. religion. theology. judaism. philosophy. ~This book traces the history of the ancient Khazar Empir~, a major but almost forgotten power in Eastern Europe, which In the Dark Ages became converted to Judaism. Khazaria was finally wiped out by the forces of Genghis Khan, but evidence indicates that the Khazars themselves migrated to Poland and formed the cradle of Western Jewry. To the general reader the Khazars, who flourished from the seventh to the eleventh century, may seem infinitely remote today. Yet they have a close and unexpected bearing on our world which emerges as Mr. Koestler recounts the fascinating history of the ancient Khazar Empire, a major but almost forgotten power in Eastern Europe at about the time that Charlemagne was Emperor in the West. The Khazars' sway extended from the Black Sea to the Caspian, from the Caucasus to the Volga, and they were instrumental in stopping the Muslim onslaught against Byzantium, the eastern jaw of the gigantic pincer movement that in the West swept across northern Africa and into Spain. Thereafter the Khazars found themselves in a precarious position between the two major world powers: the Eastern Roman Empire in Byzantium and the triumphant followers of Mohammed. As Mr. Koestler points out, the Khazars were the Third World of their day, and they chose a surprising method of resisting both the Western pressure to become Christian and the Eastern to adopt Islam. Rejecting both, they converted to Judaism. In the second part of this book, "The Heritage", Mr. Koestler speculates about the ultimate faith of the Khazars and their impact on the racial composition and social heritage of modern Jewry. He produces a large body of meticulously detailed research in support of a theory that sounds all the more convincing for the restraint with which it is advanced. Yet should this theory be confirmed, the term "anti~Semitism" would become void of meaning, since, as Mr. Koestler writes, it is based "on a misapprehension shared by both the killers and their victims. The story of the Khazar Empire, as it slowly emerges from the past, begins to look like the most cruel hoax which history has ever perpetrated". Bookseller Inventory # 7151201

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Item Description: New York: Random House, (1976). Third printing. Ink scribble to the front endpaper, else near fine in marigold cloth-backed boards; in a fine dust jacket. Octavo. 255 pages; appendices, notes, bibliography, and index.Koestler.tells his story with characteristic zest, treading a lucid, often entertaining path.and throws the light of shrewd common sense on what is known of the Khazar culture."--George Steiner, THE SUNDAY TIMES. Bookseller Inventory # 3029902

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Koestler, Arthur

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Item Description: Random House Inc, New York, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 3rd Printing. 255pgs. Yellow cloth over gray boards. light wear to corner tips.internaly fine, Unclipped jacket has triangular chip on front panel, light scuffs to extremities. History of the ancient Khazar Empire. Bookseller Inventory # 0304069

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Item Description: Ishi Press, United States, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 216 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.The Thirteenth Tribe is a ground breaking work of great importance, if only because it has shaped the way that people think about The Jews. It is based on the theory that European Jews, Ashkenazi Jews from Europe, are not descendants of Abraham but rather are the remnants of a tribe, the Khazars, that converted to Judaism in the Eighth Century. We know little about the Khazars, but we do know for certain that they existed and that they were Jewish. The Jews, Russians, Georgians and Armenians all wrote about the Khazars, but the Khazars left no literature, no books. This was perhaps because the Khazars existed during the Dark Ages, a period from which few books survive today. Koestler s thesis is that while the Khazars as a unified tribe may have disappeared, their descendants survived, only that they were no longer known as the Khazars. Instead, these people are now Eastern European Jews and they continue to live in the same places where the Khazars lived such as in Kiev and Odessa. The view of Arthur Koestler who himself was Jewish is that none of the mass movements of the Jewish people happened at all. Rather, the Jews stayed in exactly the same place where they have been all along because the Eastern European Jews are the Khazars. They are the same people. Just their name has been changed. Which is more logical: The Traditional Jewish view or Arthur Koestler s theory?. Bookseller Inventory # AAV9784871876582

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