The General of the Dead Army: A Novel

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Caring For Dead Loved Ones

Despite their focus on life, priests are permitted to attend to their closest relatives in death.

The Centrality of Kavod HaMet (Honoring the Dead)

Jewish mourning practices center more on the deceased than on concern for the living.

Mickey Marcus: Israel’s American General

After a distinguished career in military and public service to the United States, Marcus helped Israel win its War of Independence.