Robert Alter

Robert Alter

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Amos Oz was the most recently released book by Robert Alter, on September 26th, 2023.

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Robert Alter Stats: The highest rated book by Robert Alter on Book Notification is The David Story, a Non-Fiction book.

The most read book by Robert Alter on Book Notification is The David Story, a Non-Fiction book.

Below is a complete list of Robert Alter books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Fielding and the Nature of the Novel
1968
2
After the Tradition
1971
3
Modern Hebrew Literature
1975
4
Partial Magic
1975
5
Defenses of the Imagination
1977
6
The World Of Biblical Literature
1978
7
A Lion for Love (With: Carol Cosman)
A Lion for Love (With: Carol Cosman)
1979
8
The Art of Biblical Narrative
1981
9
Motives for Fiction
1984
10
The Art of Biblical Poetry
1985
11
The Literary Guide to the Bible (With: Frank Kermode)
The Literary Guide to the Bible (With: Frank Kermode)
1987
12
The Pleasures of Reading in an Ideological Age
1989
13
Necessary Angels
1991
14
Hebrew and Modernity
1994
15
Genesis
1997
16
4
The David Story
1999
17
The Five Books of Moses
2004
18
Pleasure and Change
2004
19
Imagined Cities
2005
20
The Book of Psalms
2007
21
Robert Alter in Conversation with Jonathan Kirsch
2009
22
Pen of Iron
2010
23
The Wisdom Books
2010
24
Ancient Israel
2013
25
Strong as Death is Love
2015
26
The Poetry of Yehuda Amichai (With: Yehuda Amichai)
The Poetry of Yehuda Amichai (With: Yehuda Amichai)
2015
27
The Hebrew Bible
2018
28
The Art of Bible Translation
2019
29
Nabokov and the Real World
2021

List of Franz Rosenzweig Lecture Books in Publication Order

List of Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature Books in Publication Order

List of Jewish Lives Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Medallions (By: Diana Kuprel, Zofia Nalkowska)
Medallions (By: Diana Kuprel, Zofia Nalkowska)
1946
2
Sarah: The Life of Sarah Bernhardt (By: Robert Gottlieb)
2010
3
Moses Mendelssohn (By: Shmuel Feiner)
Moses Mendelssohn (By: Shmuel Feiner)
2010
4
Emma Goldman (By: Vivian Gornick)
Emma Goldman (By: Vivian Gornick)
2011
5
Hank Greenberg ( By: Mark Kurlansky)
2011
6
Solomon (By: Steven Weitzman)
Solomon (By: Steven Weitzman)
2011
7
Leon Trotsky (By: Joshua Rubenstein)
Leon Trotsky (By: Joshua Rubenstein)
2011
8
Franz Kafka (By: Saul Friedländer)
2012
9
Walther Rathenau (By: Shulamit Volkov)
Walther Rathenau (By: Shulamit Volkov)
2012
10
Moshe Dayan (By: Mordechai Bar-On)
Moshe Dayan (By: Mordechai Bar-On)
2012
11
Jacob (By: Yair Zakovitch)
Jacob (By: Yair Zakovitch)
2012
12
Bernard Berenson (By: Rachel Lara Cohen)
Bernard Berenson (By: Rachel Lara Cohen)
2013
13
Primo Levi (By: Berel Lang)
Primo Levi (By: Berel Lang)
2013
14
Becoming Freud (By: Adam Phillips)
2014
15
Lillian Hellman (By: Dorothy Gallagher)
Lillian Hellman (By: Dorothy Gallagher)
2014
16
Rav Kook (By: Yehudah Mirsky)
Rav Kook (By: Yehudah Mirsky)
2014
17
Jabotinsky (By: Hillel Halkin)
Jabotinsky (By: Hillel Halkin)
2014
18
David (By: David J. Wolpe)
David (By: David J. Wolpe)
2014
19
Leonard Bernstein (By: Allen Shawn)
Leonard Bernstein (By: Allen Shawn)
2014
20
Ben-Gurion (By: Anita Shapira)
Ben-Gurion (By: Anita Shapira)
2014
21
Mark Rothko (By: Annie Cohen-Solal)
Mark Rothko (By: Annie Cohen-Solal)
2015
22
Einstein (By: Steven Gimbel)
Einstein (By: Steven Gimbel)
2015
23
Léon Blum (By: Pierre Birnbaum)
Léon Blum (By: Pierre Birnbaum)
2015
24
Peggy Guggenheim ( By: Francine Prose)
2015
25
Proust (By: Benjamin Taylor)
Proust (By: Benjamin Taylor)
2015
26
Groucho Marx (By: Lee Siegel)
Groucho Marx (By: Lee Siegel)
2016
27
Disraeli (By: David Cesarani)
Disraeli (By: David Cesarani)
2016
28
Barbra Streisand (By: Neal Gabler)
2016
29
Louis D. Brandeis (By: Jeffrey Rosen)
2016
30
Moses (By: Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg)
Moses (By: Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg)
2016
31
Warner Bros (By: David Thomson)
Warner Bros (By: David Thomson)
2017
32
Steven Spielberg (By: Molly Haskell)
Steven Spielberg (By: Molly Haskell)
2017
33
Hayim Nahman Bialik (By: Avner Holtzman)
Hayim Nahman Bialik (By: Avner Holtzman)
2017
34
Yitzhak Rabin (By: Itamar Rabinovich)
Yitzhak Rabin (By: Itamar Rabinovich)
2017
35
Rabbi Akiva (By: Barry W. Holtz)
Rabbi Akiva (By: Barry W. Holtz)
2017
36
Julius Rosenwald (By: Hasia R. Diner)
Julius Rosenwald (By: Hasia R. Diner)
2017
37
Harvey Milk (By: Lillian Faderman)
Harvey Milk (By: Lillian Faderman)
2018
38
Gershom Scholem (By: David Biale)
Gershom Scholem (By: David Biale)
2018
39
Menasseh ben Israel (By: Steven Nadler)
Menasseh ben Israel (By: Steven Nadler)
2018
40
Jerome Robbins (By: Wendy Lesser)
2018
41
Ben Hecht (By: Adina Hoffman)
Ben Hecht (By: Adina Hoffman)
2019
42
Martin Buber (By: Paul Mendes-Flohr)
Martin Buber (By: Paul Mendes-Flohr)
2019
43
Alfred Stieglitz (By: Phyllis Rose)
Alfred Stieglitz (By: Phyllis Rose)
2019
44
Karl Marx (By: Shlomo Avineri)
Karl Marx (By: Shlomo Avineri)
2019
45
Irving Berlin (By: James Kaplan)
Irving Berlin (By: James Kaplan)
2019
46
Theodor Herzl (By: Derek J. Penslar)
Theodor Herzl (By: Derek J. Penslar)
2020
47
8
Houdini (By: Adam Begley)
2020
48
Stan Lee (By: Liel Leibovitz)
Stan Lee (By: Liel Leibovitz)
2020
49
Stanley Kubrick (By: David Mikics)
Stanley Kubrick (By: David Mikics)
2020
50
Heinrich Heine (By: George Prochnik)
2020
51
Bugsy Siegel (By: Michael Shnayerson)
2021
52
Man Ray (By: Arthur Lubow)
Man Ray (By: Arthur Lubow)
2021
53
Judah Benjamin (By: James Traub)
2021
54
Abraham Joshua Heschel (By: Julian E. Zelizer)
Abraham Joshua Heschel (By: Julian E. Zelizer)
2021
55
Admiral Hyman Rickover (By: Marc Wortman)
Admiral Hyman Rickover (By: Marc Wortman)
2022
56
Becoming Elijah (By: Daniel C. Matt)
Becoming Elijah (By: Daniel C. Matt)
2022
57
Ruth (By: Ilana Pardes)
Ruth (By: Ilana Pardes)
2022
58
Sidney Reilly (By: Benny Morris)
Sidney Reilly (By: Benny Morris)
2022
59
Arthur Miller (By: John Lahr)
Arthur Miller (By: John Lahr)
2022
60
Mel Brooks (By: Jeremy Dauber)
Mel Brooks (By: Jeremy Dauber)
2023
61
Maimonides (By: Alberto Manguel)
Maimonides (By: Alberto Manguel)
2023
62
Elie Wiesel (By: Joseph Berger)
Elie Wiesel (By: Joseph Berger)
2023
63
Amos Oz
2023
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List of Samuel and Athea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies Books in Publication Order

List of Mulan Revelations Books in Publication Order (with Marc Andreyko)

List of Robert Alter Anthologies in Publication Order

Robert Alter: Biography

Robert Alter is probably best known for their Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 29 books available. The first was released in 1968 with the book Fielding and the Nature of the Novel. The most recently released book was Nabokov and the Real World which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Robert at this time.

Robert Alter has also written the Mulan Revelations series which has 4 books including Mulan: Revelations #1 and Mulan: Revelations #2.

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Robert Alter: F.A.Q

What was the first book Robert Alter wrote?

The first novel written by Robert Alter was Rogue's Progress, published in 1964.

What was the most recent book Robert Alter wrote?

Their most recently released work was Amos Oz on September 26th, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Robert Alter?

Robert Alter does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Robert Alter written?

Robert Alter has written 37 books. 29 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Franz Rosenzweig Lecture Series, 1 book in the Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature Series, 1 book in the Jewish Lives Series, 1 book in the Samuel and Athea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies Series, 4 books in the Mulan Revelations Series.

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