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Episode Three: A Leap of Faith

Simon Schama explores the bright, hopeful moment when Enlightenment thinkers and revolutionary armies brought ghetto walls crashing down — allowing Jews to weave their wisdom, creativity and energies into the very fabric of modern life in Europe.

Air Dates:

  • THIRTEEN
  • WLIW21
  • NJTV The Beginning Sunday, Nov. 2 4:00pm
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    • Ed Rudy

      Simon Schama, YOU WERE EXCELLENT WITH BILL MAHER!

    • Woody Whit-akers

      please use hIstorically correct images

    • Sheldon Gruber

      I am so looking forward to this program and to reading the 2 books. We are who we are and that is a good thing not just for us but for all mankind.

    • Lori

      Fantastic program- I’m spellbound and captivated by the history and scenery! Simon is the best!

    • Kaycee

      There really is no world history without the history of the Jews. Wonderfully presented information and emotionally compelling.

    • Susana Torres

      I just saw all the episodes, Absolute amazing.Great learning experience, so many things that I had no idea about Jew history. A priceless way to connect with other cultures!!!

    • Lisa Murray

      Simon is an EXCELLENT Instructor!