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(1852-1937) UK-born rabbi, academic and author, in the USA from 1877, where he wrote prolifically in many genres. Looking Ahead: Twentieth Century Happenings (1899) tells of various socialist upheavals, beginning in the Near Future and moving forward, which lead to several world wars and are defeated, in the end, only by an alliance of theocratical Christians and Jews, which also establishes in Palestine a Jewish homeland ruled by a descendant of the ancient Jewish monarchy. [JC]
Henry Pereira Mendes
born Birmingham, England: 13 April 1852
died New York: 21 October 1937
- Looking Ahead: Twentieth Century Happenings (New York: F Tennyson Neely, 1899) [hb/]
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