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Golda Meir: woman with a cause.

Syrkin, Marie

Golda Meir: woman with a cause.

by Syrkin, Marie

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meir, Golda, 1898-1978.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS126.6.M42 S9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination320 p.
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5909179M
    LC Control Number64010403
    OCLC/WorldCa1371021

    Nor does the book force the reader to wade through tons of extraneous facts. That's pretty remarkable, since at nearly pages (in fairly small font), the book is huge. In this regard, it's important to note that the subtitle of the book is "Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel" -- and both topics are amply but appropriately addressed/5(51).   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 Golda Meir was a world figure unlike any other. Born in tsarist Russia in , she immigrated to America in and grew up in Milwaukee, where from her earliest years she displayed the political consciousness and.

    Meir, Golda, [ Book: ] Languages: Hebrew;English, [1 other] This resource is very relevant to your query (score: ,) Mit liv / Golda Meir Meir, Golda, Golda Meir: woman with a cause Syrkin, Maria, [ Book: ] At State Library of QLD. Mar 1, - Explore darhar98's board "Golda meir", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Golda meir, Jewish quotes and Words.9 pins.

    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 magnetic personality, a highly complex individual. She held some of the most important positions that her party and the State could bestow. Excerpts from 24 of her speeches are contained, with additional commentary, on the two-record compilation Golda Meir: Israel’s Woman of Valor from Educational News Service, Meir, Menahem. My Mother Golda Meir: A Son’s Evocation of Life with Golda Meir.


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“Golda Meir—immigrant, Zionist, feminist, and wartime prime minister of Israel—claimed far more than one woman’s share of history. In Lioness, Francine Klagsbrun superbly captures Golda’s courage and unrelenting commitment to the founding and survival of a Jewish state.”Cited by: 2. 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. “Golda Meir—immigrant, Zionist, feminist, and wartime prime minister of Israel—claimed far more than one woman’s share of history. In Lioness, Francine Klagsbrun superbly captures Golda’s courage and unrelenting commitment to the founding and survival of a Jewish state.” —John A.

Farrell, author of Richard Nixon: The Life. Born a Russian, raised an American, Israeli by choice, Golda Meir is exactly what her friend and biographer has called her in the sub-title; and that cause of hers is nothing less than the future of Israel. As that country's Foreign Minister and chief delegate to the U.N., she is certainly the most successful woman of obscure birth in all of modern politics, as well as the only American Jew.

Golda Meir: woman with a cause. New York, Putnam [] (OCoLC) Online version: Syrkin, Marie, Golda Meir: woman with a cause.

New York, Putnam [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Golda Meir; Golda Meir; Golda Meir: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marie Syrkin. Golda Meir was best known as the fourth Prime Minister of Israel and the first woman to hold the title.

Synopsis Golda Meir was an Israeli politician born on May 3,in Kiev, : COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

In I read “My Life” by Golda Meir. To date Francine Klagsbrun has written the most definitive biography of Golda Meir. The book arrives at a propitious time in history.

It has been seventy years since Israel became an independent state. Hostility with the Arab /5(49). An evenhanded new biography of one the larger-than-life Israeli her entire year public career, Golda Meir () was dedicated to the cause of Zionism and creation of the state of Israel, from joining the socialist Workers of Zion movement in high school in Milwaukee into becoming the fourth prime minister of Israel Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Golda Meir has always been a controversial figure when it comes to the feminist cause and her attitude to the feminist movement. On the one hand, she is a global icon of female leadership – an.

First edition of this authorized biography of Golda Meir. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Signed by Golda Meir on the front free endpaper. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Rare and desirable signed by Golda Meir. Golda Meir was elected Prime Minister of Israel on Maafter serving as Minister of Labour and Foreign Minister.

Zionism and After Golda Meir: Woman with a Cause. by Marie Syrkin. Putnam. $ Golda Meir's life story is intrinsically exciting, quite apart from its special Jewish interest.

Golda Meir: Woman With A Cause. by Syrkin, Marie [Golda Meir] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at During the s, Golda Meir ( – ) was voted the Most Admired Woman in America at the same time as she was American feminism's poster girl, the face above the caption "But Can She Type?" In reality, however, she never used her position to advance.

Golda as a successful woman: the author made it clear that Golda's success was in part because she related well to powerful men. She led woman's movements only at the very beginning of her career, but after A fascinating look at the life of Golda Meir, born Golda Mabovitch in Kiev, here are a few tidbits I enjoyed learning from the book/5.

A Woman Out of the Bible; GOLDA MEIR: Woman with a Cause. By Marie Syrkin. New York: G. Putnam's Sons. $   Golda Meir was the first woman prime minister of Israel and a person who took action from a young age.

This picture book tells the true story of how, at the age of 9, she founded the American Young Sisters Society and organized a public meeting to raise money to buy textbooks for students who couldn't afford them/5.

G olda Meir was the only woman among the founding fathers of the state of Israel. In many ways, her story reflects the story of Israel itself. A working-class girl. An evenhanded new biography of one the larger-than-life Israeli leader. During her entire year public career, Golda Meir () was dedicated to the cause of Zionism and creation of the state of Israel, from joining the socialist Workers of Zion movement in high school in Milwaukee into becoming the fourth prime minister of Israel in Author: Francine Klagsbrun.

Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel Hardcover – Oct. 17 and shrewd deal-making to the cause to which she had dedicated her life—the welfare and security of the State of Israel and its inhabitants. well researched biography of a great /5(51).

Winner of the National Jewish Book Award/Everett Family Foundation Book of the Year "A thorough and absorbing examination of the woman and her role in Zionism and Israel. Lioness wrests Meir from the shadow of the Yom Kippur War and presents her life and career as a lens to examine Israel's challenges--borders, settlements, occupation, terror, and the social and ethnic divide between Jews /5(51).Golda Meir was a politician who became Israel’s first woman to be elected the Prime Minister of Israel.

This biography of Golda Meir provides detailed information about her childhood, life, achievements, works & .First ed. published in under title: Golda Meir: woman with a causePages: