Charges against the other suspects were dropped. Skip to main content.sg. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Click on the image below to watch a short video from Georgia Historical Society about The Temple bombing. Author. Damage from the Reform Temple bombing, October 1958. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. The Temple Bombing. Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Jeremy Katz On October 12, 1958, the Reform Jewish synagogue in Atlanta exploded when 50 sticks of dynamite detonated. Hello Select your address Best Sellers Today's Deals New Releases Gift Ideas Books Electronics Customer Service Home Today's Deals New Releases Gift … 23 Tevet 5781, 1589 Peachtree St. NE An entire wall was blown apart by the blast, offices were destroyed, a stairwell was mangled and unhinged, and shards of stained glass littered the Temple's grounds. Search. 0 Reviews. Search. It was interesting to read about ethnic discrimination against Jewish people in the South juxtaposed against racial discrimination of African Americans. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. That support is why The Temple’s old social hall was named “Friendship Hall.”. Local institutions and ordinary citizens throughout the city clamored to lend their support. Whereas two generations earlier the Frank case had revealed lawlessness and rampant anti-Semitism, the Temple bombing did not. Still, the damage was immense. A group of white supremacists, angered by The Temple’s ongoing and vocal support of civil rights, placed fifty sticks of dynamite by the north entrance to The Temple. Jeremy Katz The Temple Bombing is a wake-up call and an invitation to become an integral part of this turning point in history – to fulfill the promise of Rabbi Rothschild. The Temple bombing held significance for those outside Atlanta's Jewish community as well. Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner. Biography l Author Profiles Last Man Out l The Temple Bombing l Praying for Sheetrock Magazine Articles l Adoption Stories Family Photos. Hello Select your address All Hello, Sign in. Finalist for the National Book Award, The Temple Bombing is the brilliant and moving examination of one town that came together in the face of hatred, a book that rescues a slice of the civil rights era whose lessons still resonate nearly fifty years after that fateful fall … The Temple bombing by Melissa Fay Greene, 1996, Addison-Wesley edition, in English Finalist for the National Book Award, The Temple Bombing is the brilliant and moving examination of one town that came together in the face of hatred, a book that rescues a slice of the civil rights era whose lessons still resonate nearly fifty years after that fateful fall day. 07 January 2021. Clive Webb revisits the 1958 bombing of the Atlanta Reform Temple, when militant white supremacists expressed their resistance to segregation and civil rights by dynamiting the most prominent symbol of Jewish life and culture in Atlanta. In October 1958, a synagogue in Atlanta was blown apart, a pivotal moment in this violent era. In a sermon entitled, “And None Shall Make Them Afraid,” he said: “This despicable act has made brighter the flame of courage and renewed in splendor the fires of determination and dedication. Search. "The Temple Bombing" relies heavily upon Greene's interviews and oral histories, as well as her extensive research, which she unites in a lucid, propulsive narrative. 0 Reviews. Support poured in from around the world, helping to cover the costs of repair. The Temple holds a very special place in Atlanta. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Atlanta, GA 30309 About the author. A trial of the accused terrorists ended in a hung jury, and a second trial in acquittal. Bright's first trial began on December 1, less than two months after the bombing, and ended ten days later in a mistrial. Greene provides context to the bombing by sharing the stories of the key players in the incident. Skip to main content.sg. The Temple Bombing, inspired by the award-winning book The Temple Bombing by Melissa Fay Greene, is a world premiere presented on the occasion of The Temple’s 150 th anniversary. Political Parties, Interest Groups & Movements, Civil Rights & Modern Georgia, Since 1945, Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), Southern Spaces: "Counterblast: How the Atlanta Temple Bombing Strengthened the Civil Rights Cause", Georgia Public Broadcasting: Remembering the Temple Bombing, Georgia Historic Newspapers: Southern Israelite Archive, Civil Rights Digital Library: The Temple Bombing, Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library. View NGE content as it applies to the Georgia Standards of Excellence. Members of its political and business establishments governed the city pragmatically and were protective of the city's reputation as an oasis of decency, if not liberalism, in an otherwise dim region. THE TEMPLE BOMBING. Author. Buy The Temple Bombing by Melissa Fay Greene, Charles Cioffi (ISBN: 9781559273848) from Amazon's Book Store. … ", After uncovering a handwritten note in Bright's home threatening Rabbi Rothschild, prosecutors decided to pursue the thirty-four-year-old engineer first, with the hope that a guilty verdict in his trial would lead to more convictions. Saltar al contenido principal.com.mx. It was appropriate, then, that Rabbi Rothschild’s widow called the dynamite, “the bomb that healed.”. In her book, award-winning author Melissa Fay Greene seeks the truth behind one of the city's most despicable hate crimes Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The bombing was conducted by the Separatist Captain Rackham Sear. The Temple Bombing: Greene, Melissa Fay: Amazon.sg: Books. The Temple holds a very special place in Atlanta. Courtesy of the Cuba Archives of the Breman Museum. 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