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Heeding the Call
Jewish Voices in America's Civil Rights Struggle

By Norman H. Finkelstein (author)

A National Jewish Book Award Winner

Ages 10 and up

"Finkelstein's...work is a thorough, enlightening, and important history."
- Booklist

The struggle for equal rights in America forged a close connection between African-Americans and Jews. In Heeding the Call, young people will discover how much the shared history of both groups unites rather than divides them. An exceptional, must-have resource for school and young adult libraries.

About Norman H. Finkelstein

Norman H. Finkelstein is the author of American Jewish History: A JPS Guide, Forged in Freedom, Heeding the Call, and Remember Not to Forget: A Memory of the Holocaust. His speech topics include “Forged in Freedom: The Jewish American Experience,” “Writing Us In: Jewish American History for Youth,” and “It's Real! Jewish Non-Fiction for Young Readers.” Mr. Finkelstein is a National Jewish Book Award winning author. His talks are geared toward young adults.

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