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Our Golda

David A. Adler

Our Golda

The Story of Golda Meir

by David A. Adler

  • 41 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • History - Middle East,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Political,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9378864M
    ISBN 100808574205
    ISBN 109780808574200

    A biography of Golda Meir was named Book of the Year for by the Jewish Book Council, one of about 20 books honored as part of the National Jewish Book Awards. “Lioness: Golda Meir and.   When Israel declared independence in , Golda Meir was one of the 25 signers of this historic document. After serving as Israel’s ambassador to the Soviet Union, minister of labor, and foreign minister, Golda Meir became Israel's fourth prime minister in She was also known as Golda Mabovitch (born as), Golda Meyerson, "Iron Lady of.

    About Lioness. Winner of the National Jewish Book Award/Everett Family Foundation Book of the Year, this is the definitive biography of the iron-willed leader, chain-smoking political operative, and tea-and-cake serving grandmother who became the fourth prime minister of Israel.   LIONESS Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel By Francine Klagsbrun Illustrated. pp. Schocken. $ In late September , Israel’s Labor Party .

    My Life by Golda Meir is a compelling autobiography, which tells the life of this influential woman, from her early poverty-stricken childhood in Kiev, to her tenure as Prime Minister of Israel, from to This is Golda Meir's long-awaited personal and moving story of her life. B&N Reads - Our Book Blog B&N Press Blog B&N Podcast. Special Values. For five decades Golda Meir was at the center of the political arena in Israel and left her mark on the development of the Yishuv and the state. She was a unique woman, great leader, with a .


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As with his biography on Janusz Korczak, the subject of this book had to overcome great obstacles. Young Golda was outspoken and shared her passions and dreams for eretz Israel, a land of peace where Jews could live their faith/5(3).

Our Golda book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing he 3/5. Buy a cheap copy of Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir book by David A.

Adler. A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her Our Golda book childhood and youth in Russia and America. Free shipping over $/5(1). A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her early childhood and youth in Russia and America.

Our Golda, the story of Golda Meir. [David A Adler; Paul Cartwright Collection (Mississippi State University. Libraries)] -- A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her early childhood and youth in Russia and America.

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. David A. Adler ’s Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir is a biography of Israel’s famous prime minister. Adler did not know Meir or her times personally, but he obviously admires her. His admiration. Golda devoted her life to the land that would become Israel, moving rocks and planting trees, arguing with workers, soldiers, and kings.

From her childhood in Russia and America to her years as Israel’s Prime Minister, Golda worked for her dream of shalom–peace. Also by David A. Adler See all books.

Golda Meir, Israeli politician and stateswoman who helped found () the State of Israel and later served as its fourth prime minister (–74).

She was the first woman to hold the post. Meir previously served as foreign minister (–66). Learn more about Meir’s life and career. Excellent book, the author has told the story mostly in dialogue from Golda, dialogue she acquired from spending hours interviewing everyone she could find who knew Golda.

It gave me the information I wanted, a feeling of her personality, decision making, way she related to people, people she worked with and of course her history/5(49). Golda Meir's life told by her in her ou wh words is the best way to read about her life.

Other authors use Meir's own account and add their interpretations, sometimes contrary to what Meir describes. The book is a treasure, especially considering Meir's importance to Israel.

Of course, she would say, simply. "call me Golda."/5(74). Golda Meir School was built in as Fourth Street School. It was renamed and rededicated on May 4, in honor of Golda Meir who attended grade school here from to As the former Prime Minister of Israel, Golda Meir recounted one of her early experiences at the school in her book, “My Life”.

Old-fashioned juvenile biography heroicizing, combined with the affectionate regard in which ""our Golda"" is held by many American Jews&#;and, on its own terms, very effective.

Adler, author of the Cam Jansen series (as well as books on Jewish subjects), is a nimble dramatist. After identifying Golda Meir as Israel's prime minister, he says that ""she was also a shopkeeper, school teacher.

Golda Meir was born the daughter of Moshe and Bluma Mabovitch in Kiev, Ukraine, on May 3, She moved with her family to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in The Mabovitch family had fled their home in part to escape pogroms (mob attacks) that had been carried out against Jews in Russia at the time.

Book Description: A biography of the Israeli prime minister and world leader, emphasizing her early childhood and youth in Russia and America.

More books like Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir (Women of Our Time) may be found by selecting the categories below. Juvenile Fiction / General. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia My Life is the autobiography of the first female Prime Minister of Israel, Golda Meir.

The book was first published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson with the title A Land of our own and later by G. Putnam's Sons in The first German translation was published by the Scherz Verlag in Bern. Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir by David A. Adler and Donna Ruff. 8 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Name Pronunciation with David A.

Adler; Grade; ; Genre; Biography; Cultural Area; Middle Eastern. Golda Mabovitch was born on May 3,in Kiev, Russian Empire, present-day Ukraine, to Blume Neiditch (died ) and Moshe Mabovitch (died ), a wrote in her autobiography that her earliest memories were of her father boarding up the front door in response to rumours of an imminent had two sisters, Sheyna (–) and Tzipke (–), as well as five.

Quoted in Israel and Mary Shenker, As Good as Golda: The Warmth and Wisdom of Israel's Prime Minister () 34 Copy quote We Jews have a secret weapon in our struggle with the Arabs; we have no. Free shipping on orders of $35+ from Target. Read reviews and buy Golda Meir - (Women of Our Time) by David Adler (Paperback) at Target.

Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive Up. My Life by Golda Meir is a compelling autobiography, which tells of the life of this amazing woman, from her early poverty-stricken childhood in Kiev, to her tenure as Prime Minister of Israel, from to It is also the story of Zionism, and the State of Israel-it's struggle to be born, amidst Arab and British hostility, and its struggle to survive against the venomous hatred of the.

Our condolences to Jason, Ryan and all the Golda family. Have many wonderful memories of Tom, Terry, Uncle Henry and Aunt Betty at family functions over the years.

Tom had a great sense of humor.Click to read more about Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir by David A. Adler. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. All about Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir by David A.

Adler. Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.4/5.Golda Meir (māēr´), –, Israeli political leader,Russia, originally named Golda Mabovitch. Her family emigrated to the United States insettling in Milwaukee. She became a school teacher and early involved herself in the Zionist labor movement.