“Concise, evocative . . . Dear Zealots isn't just an excellent publication of concepts and ideas—it is an outline of 1 man’s fight, who for many years has insisted on retaining a pointy, strident and lucid standpoint within the face of chaos and every now and then of madness.” — David Grossman, winner of the guy Booker overseas Prize
From the incomparable Amos Oz comes a chain of 3 essays: on the common nature of fanaticism and its attainable cures, on the Jewish roots of humanism and the necessity for a mundane delight in Israel, and at the geopolitical status of Israel within the wider center East and internationally.
Dear Zealots is vintage Amos Oz—fluid, wealthy, masterly, and completely timed for a global within which polarization and extremism are emerging everywhere. The essays were written, ounces states, "first and most effective" for his grandchildren: they're a sufferer, discovered telling of background, faith, and politics, to be thumbed via and studied, clung to even, as we march towards an doubtful future.
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