Berger, Joseph 1945-
Most widely held works by Joseph Berger
Displaced persons : growing up American after the Holocaust by Joseph Berger ( Book )
9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 902 libraries worldwide
Vividly recreating his parents' harrowing experiences in the light of his own childhood among refugees in America, "Displace Persons" speaks directly to a little-known slice of Holocaust history, the plight of 140,000 refugees who came to the United States between 1947 and 1953. Showing readers this world through the eyes of a bright young boy, the book captures poignant shadings, telling minutiae, and stubborn intractability of a displace life.
The young scientists : America's future and the winning of the Westinghouse by Joseph Berger ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
Every few months, American newspapers publish another dreary statistic about the country's scientific ignorance. But there are schools in the U.S. - like the Bronx High School of Science and Stuyvesant High School in New York, and the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics in Durham - that are exceptions to this gloomy picture, that may show the way for this country to develop the scientists and researchers we need to maintain our economic and technological.
The world in a city : traveling the globe through the neighborhoods of the new New York by Joseph Berger ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Explores the ethnically diverse and constantly changing neighborhoods of New York City to bring to life its people, culture, cuisine, and sights, while demonstrating that people of varied backgrounds can live together in harmony.
Displaced persons [growing up American after the Holocaust by Joseph Berger ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 50 libraries worldwide
Joseph Berger reflects upon his days growing up in Manhattan's Upper West Side following World War II. His Polish Jew family who survived the Holocaust find thereselves in a world of loneliness and bewilderment and their lives changed by unimaginable loss.
Displaced persons : the making of an American family after the Holocaust by Joseph Berger ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Displaced persons : growing up American family after the Holocaust by Joseph Berger ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Being Catholic in America : strongly independent, but even more committed to the church, many of the faithful are shaping new personal truths by Joseph Berger ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Berger, Joseph,--1945- Berger family Biography Catholics Children of Holocaust survivors Children of immigrants City and town life Cosmopolitanism Cultural pluralism Ethnic neighborhoods Ethnic relations Holocaust survivors Immigrants--Social life and customs Jewish refugees Jews Manners and customs New York (State)--New York Research--Methodology Science--Study and teaching Science--Study and teaching (Higher) Travel United States Westinghouse Science Talent Search