Princeton University Library Catalog

Golem : modern wars and their monsters / Maya Barzilai.

Author:
Barzilai, Maya [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: New York University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xvii, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-289) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: The Golem condition -- The face of destruction: Paul Wegener's World War I Golem films -- The Golem cult of 1921 New York: between redemption and expulsion -- Our enemies, ourselves: Israel's monsters of 1948 -- Supergolem: revenge after the Holocaust -- Pacifist computers and Jewish cyborgs: fighting for the future.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781479889655 (cl ; alk. paper)
  • 1479889652 (cl ; alk. paper)
LCCN:
2016017269
OCLC:
946161382
Other views:
Staff view