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The Gifts Of the Jews

The Gifts Of the Jews

by Thomas Cahill

The author of the runaway bestseller How the Irish Saved Civilization has done it again. In The Gifts of the Jews Thomas Cahill takes us on another enchanting journey into history, once again recreating a time when the actions of a small band of people had repercussions that are still felt today.The Gifts of the Jews reveals the critical change that made western civilization possible. Within the matrix of ancient religions and philosophies, life was seen as part of an endless cycle of birth and death;... Read more
A History Of God

A History Of God

by Karen Armstrong

"Originally published in Great Britain by William Heinemann Ltd., London"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-436) and index.
Constantine's Sword

Constantine's Sword

by James Carroll

“A rare book that combines searing passion with a subject that has affected all of our lives.”—Chicago Tribune   Novelist, cultural critic, and former priest James Carroll marries history with memoir as he maps the two-thousand-year course of the Church’s battle against Judaism and faces the crisis of faith it has sparked in his own life. “Fascinating, brave, and sometimes infuriating” (Time), this dark history is more than a chronicle of religion. It is the... Read more
My Grandfather's Blessings

My Grandfather's Blessings

by Rachel Naomi Remen

Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D. has been counseling those with chronic and terminal illness for more than twenty years. She is cofounder and medical director of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program in Bolinas, California, and is currently clinical professor of family and community medicine at the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine.
Six Days Of War

Six Days Of War

by Michael B Oren

Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East is a 2002 non-fiction book by American-Israeli historian Michael Oren, chronicling the events of the Six-Day War fought between Israel and its Arab neighbors. Widely praised by critics, the book won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for history and spent seven weeks on the New York Times Best Seller list.
When Bad Things Happen To Good People

When Bad Things Happen To Good People

by Harold S Kushner

Harold S. Kushner is the author of several bestselling books on coping with life's challenges. He has been honored by the Christophers as one of the fifty people who have made the world a better place. He is Rabbi Laureate of Temple Israel in Natick, Massachusetts.
The Warburgs

The Warburgs

by Ron Chernow

My Life

My Life

by Golda Meir

The Thirteenth Tribe

The Thirteenth Tribe

by Arthur Koestler

The Joys Of Yiddish

The Joys Of Yiddish

by Leo Rosten

Mystical Qabalah

Mystical Qabalah

by Dion Fortune

God In Search Of Man

God In Search Of Man

by Abraham Joshua Heschel

A Vanished World

A Vanished World

by Roman Vishniac

A History Of the Jews

A History Of the Jews

by Paul Johnson

Last Jews In Berlin

Last Jews In Berlin

by Leonard Gross

Peace Of Mind

Peace Of Mind

by Joshua Loth Liebman

An Interrupted Life

An Interrupted Life

by Etty Hillesum

Wanderings

Wanderings

by Chaim Potok

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Survival In Auschwitz

by Primo Levi

If This Is a Man is a work of witness by the Italian author Primo Levi. It was influenced by his experiences in the concentration camp at Auschwitz during the Second World War. It can be described as a memoir or a personal narrative, but it goes beyond mere recollection by seeking to consider the human condition in all its extremes through the narrative form.
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Odyssey

by John Bierman

Judaica Books & Ephemera

My Father\'s House

My Father's House

by Allon, Yigal

Commentary

Commentary

by Podhoretz, Norman

Why Are Jews Liberal?

Why Are Jews Liberal?

by Podhoretz, Norman

New York: Doubleday. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2009. -. 1. Hard Cover. 0385529198 . Quarter bound in publisher's grey paper over blue boards, blue lettering on spine. . The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket shows only mild shelf-wear, else fine. FINE/NEAR FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xii, (ii), 336, (1) pp .
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$8.00
Joe Rapoport the life of a Jewish radical

Joe Rapoport the life of a Jewish radical

by Kann, Kenneth

Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1981. Hardcover. xix, 297p., illus., previous owner's inscription else very good condition in a slightly faded and worn dj.
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$12.00
THE LIVING BIBLE: A TOPICAL APPROACH TO THE JEWISH SCRIPTURES

THE LIVING BIBLE: A TOPICAL APPROACH TO THE JEWISH SCRIPTURES

by Schwartzman, Rabbi Sylvan D.; Rabbi Jack D. Spiro

NY: Union of American Hebrew Congretations. Fine with no dust jacket. 1962. First Edition Thus. 1. Hard Cover. Publisher's full illustrated cloth. 8vo. 299, (1) pp. Illustrated with drawings. Includes Biblical Reference Index and General Index. This is a new, unopened, unmarked copy. The edges have some slight foxing, not affecting any text, all of which is clean and bright. FINE.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .
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$22.95
Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures

Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures

by John Roth, Dieter Kuntz, Keith Rickus, John K. Rot

Omnigraphics. Used; Very Good. Omnigraphics Inc 2000 Hardcover. Text is clean and unmarked. Jacket has a closed tear on back and other moderate wear. Book Condition: Very Good Jacket Condition; Good . 2000. HARDCOVER.
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$24.95
Dovid Edelshtat דוד עדעלשטאט

Dovid Edelshtat דוד עדעלשטאט

by Marmor, Kalmon קלמן מרמר

New York: Ikuf, 1950. 410p. hardcover with gilt title on dark brick-red cloth, very good. Text in Yiddish. On the anarchist poet David Edelstadt, who had edited the Freie Arbeiter Stimme before dying of tuberculosis in 1892.
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$22.00
Linguae Hebraïca Institutiones Absolutissimae. Cum Annotationibus Petri Vignali … Accessit Gilb. Genebrardi… Tractatus de Syntaxi et Poetica Hebraeorum. Insuper Roberti Bellarmini Exercitatio Grammarica in Psalm. XXXIIII. Et Alphabetum Rabbinicum ad calcem Grammaticces. Omnia per eundem Vignalium diligenter recognita. Paris, Guillaume Lebé, 1609.  RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). VIGNAL (Pierre). Libellus Ruth cum Scholiis Masora ad marginem. Item in eundem succinta expositio Rabbinica, cuius in manu scripto exemplari autor praefetur, R.D. Kimhi. Paris, Guillaume Lebé, 1609.

Linguae Hebraïca Institutiones Absolutissimae. Cum Annotationibus Petri Vignali … Accessit Gilb. Genebrardi… Tractatus de Syntaxi et Poetica Hebraeorum. Insuper Roberti Bellarmini Exercitatio Grammarica in Psalm. XXXIIII. Et Alphabetum Rabbinicum ad calcem Grammaticces. Omnia per eundem Vignalium diligenter recognita. Paris, Guillaume Lebé, 1609. RELIE AVEC (à la suite): 2). VIGNAL (Pierre). Libellus Ruth cum Scholiis Masora ad marginem. Item in eundem succinta expositio Rabbinica, cuius in manu scripto exemplari autor praefetur, R.D. Kimhi. Paris, Guillaume Lebé, 1609.

by CINQARBRES (Joannes)

2 works in 1 volume, 4to. 1). 10 leaves. 184 pages. 32 pages. 2). 16 pages. Full calf, ornamented gilt spine (contemporary binding, rebacked). 1). An important annotated edition by Professor of Oriental languages, Pierre Vignal, of the famous Hebraic Grammar by French Orientalist Jean Cinq-Arbres, a professor of Syriac and Hebrew at the Collège de France. Vignal had this edition enlarged with both the Hebrew syntax by Gilbert Génébrard and the work by Roberto Bellarmino entitled "Excercitatio... Read more
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€1,500.00
Atlas of Modern Jewish History: Revised from the Hebrew Edition

Atlas of Modern Jewish History: Revised from the Hebrew Edition

by Friesel, Evyatar

Carta, Jerusalem, 1990. Reprint. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Maps. A unique reference source, the Atlas of Modern Jewish History covers Jewish history, geographic distribution, politics, and demography from the 17th century to the 1980s. The contributors, all distinguished specialists in Jewish history, focus particularly on Jewish populations in urban areas, making available for the first time maps and other data on Jewish communities in Moslem... Read more
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AU$30.03
Fear No Evil

Fear No Evil

by Natan Sharansky and Stefani Hoffman (translator)

1st Edition . Hardcover. As New/As New. AS NEW, SIGNED by author on title age, stated first edition, cream and maroon cloth over boards with gilt stamped signature on cover and gilt font on spine, 437 pps + photos. Unmarked, clean, bright and tight, appears unread. GIFT QUALITY. Dust jacket is not price clipped, bright and clean and now mylar protected. "In 1977, Sharansky, a Jewish dissident, was arrested by the KGB on a charge of spying for the CIA. After 16 months of interrogation, he was sentenced... Read more
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$41.50
The Chronicle Of The Lodz Ghetto 1941-1944

The Chronicle Of The Lodz Ghetto 1941-1944

by Lucjan Dobroszycki

Yale Univ. Press, 1984. Hardcover. Very Good. .Not Ex-Library Copy.Oversized Hardcover Edition With Dustjacket.Good Copy.Binding Is Solid.Text Unmarked.Not Ex-Library Copy.D.J. Slightly Bumped, Chipped With Closed Tear
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$9.99
SHULCHAN ORUCH HILCHOS SUKKAH & LULAV ORACH CHAIM 625-651

SHULCHAN ORUCH HILCHOS SUKKAH & LULAV ORACH CHAIM 625-651

by Touger, Eliyahu

Merkos Linyonei Chinuch. Very Good with no dust jacket. 2005. Reprint. Hardcover. 0826601278 . Shulchan Aruch Of Rabbi Shneur Zalman Of Liadi; 9.4 X 7.2 X 1.0 inches .
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$26.65
[Manuscript] Extrait du Livre des Juifs

[Manuscript] Extrait du Livre des Juifs

by Guérin, Mlle

1738. Full Calf. Very Good. 4to. 24.5 by 18.5 cm. 316 pp. 17 lines of handwriting per page generally. Relating pieces of Jewish "history" from the Creation to Simon and the Maccabees. Fluidly, concisely written, with necessarily many conflations and reductions while maintaining a narrative momentum. Some of the interest in the manuscript lies in its vernacular recapitulation of Biblical stories, and also of Flavius Josephus, and its evidence of strong religious proclivities and... Read more
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$3,750.00
PRISONER WITHOUT A NAME, CELL WITHOUT A NUMBER

PRISONER WITHOUT A NAME, CELL WITHOUT A NUMBER

by Timerman, Jacobo

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Reprint. Hardcover. 0394514483 . Binding tight and straight, inner pages clean and unmarked. Dust Jacket is price-intact, clean with mild shelfwear. .
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$9.75
Mishpat Shartsbard: retsah nakam ʻal rekaʻ ha-pogromim be-Ukraʹinah משפט שווארצבארד : רצח־נקם על רקע הפוגרומים באוקראינה

Mishpat Shartsbard: retsah nakam ʻal rekaʻ ha-pogromim be-Ukraʹinah משפט שווארצבארד : רצח־נקם על רקע הפוגרומים באוקראינה

by Cotic, Meir מאיר קוטיק

Haderah: Mifʻale neyar Haderah, 1972. 238p., hardcover, rubberstamp of bookshop on free endpaper, otherwise very good. On the Jewish anarchist Sholom Schwartzbard's trial for the assassination of the Ukrainian nationalist leader Symon Petliura, whom he killed in 1926 in retaliation for earlier pogroms. Schwartzbard was acquitted.
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$25.00
The Thirteenth Tribe; The Khazar Empire and Its Heritage

The Thirteenth Tribe; The Khazar Empire and Its Heritage

by Koestler

Used; Good. 26-B-26 Random House 1976 hardcover. Text is clean and unmarked. Jacket has wear along the edges and a tear on the front cover. Jacket is price clipped. Book Condition; Good Jacket Condition; Good . 1976. HARDCOVER.
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$37.95
How Do You Spell Chanukah? :  A General-Purpose Romanization of Hebrew for  Speakers of English

How Do You Spell Chanukah? : A General-Purpose Romanization of Hebrew for Speakers of English

by Weinberg, Werner

Cincinnati: Hebrew Union College Press. Near Fine. 1976. First Printing. Softcover. 0878209034 . A general purpose Romanization system useful to laymen and scholars wherever philological fine points are not in question and where reconversion to Hebrew is not called for. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 60 pages .
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$15.00
Wisdom from Sinai

Wisdom from Sinai

Brooklyn, NY: The Sinai Scholars Society. Good with no dust jacket. 2011. 1. Soft Cover. Publisher's glossy wraps. . Volume shows mild shelf-wear, some notes throughout. GOOD. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. (viii), 185, (4) pp .
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$5.00
Rescue and Abandonment; The Complex Fate of Jews in Nazi Germany

Rescue and Abandonment; The Complex Fate of Jews in Nazi Germany

by Kahane, Charlotte

Scribe Publications, Melbourne, 1999. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Signed by Author. foreword by the Reverend Professor Emeritus Robert Anderson AM, preface by author, acknowledgements, list of abbreviations, glossary, appendix, endnotes, bibliography and index. Photographic card cover with red and white coloured titles to the front panel and white and gray coloured titles to the backstrip. The author survived the Holocaust through the protection rendered by an ordinary... Read more
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AU$45.05
Masquerade

Masquerade

by Fisher, Mary ( Malka )

Simcha Press, Caulfield, Victoria, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Signed by the Author on the 1st Page. XII, 116 pages, last four pages blank intentionally, in colour illustrated dust jacket. The author has inscribed it twice on the free end page, once as Mary Fisher and once as Malka . The book shows no damage. "This collection of stories by Mary Fisher is based on her interviews with residents of a nursing home. It provides important insights into the minds of... Read more
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AU$25.03
GREAT AGES AND IDEAS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE

GREAT AGES AND IDEAS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE

by Leo W Schwarz

New York: Modern Library. 1956. Modern Library Edition. Hardcover. 0394607856 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ price clipped dust jacket. Few open tears throughout jacket. Light edge wear. Light shelf wear on rear panel. 3/4 scuff at bottom of rear gutter. ; 8.0 X 5.4 X 1.9 inches; 515 pages; Original dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$39.99
Jüdische Dogmen. Offenes Sendschreiben and den Herrn Dr. Ignatz Hirschler, Eigenthümer des "Izraelita Közlöny." Von --

Jüdische Dogmen. Offenes Sendschreiben and den Herrn Dr. Ignatz Hirschler, Eigenthümer des "Izraelita Közlöny." Von --

by Löw, Leopold

Pest: L. Aigner, 1871. First edition. Old entry of ownership (Schulhof) on titlepage. In contemporary paper. In good condition.. First edition. Old entry of ownership (Schulhof) on titlepage. In contemporary paper. VIII, 40 p. A very important and early compilation of the "official" thoughts about the religious principles of Judaism of the Hungarian Neolog Jewry. Written after the 1868 Jewish Congress, the so-called Schism in Hungarian Jewry. The congress was held in order to establish a national... Read more
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$480.00
Bay Area Jewish Newsletter January 1984; What Price Value

Bay Area Jewish Newsletter January 1984; What Price Value

by Gallin, Deborah, editor, Reuven Goldfarb, Avrom Gimbel et al

San Francisco: The Newsletter, 1984. 12p. includes covers, 8.5x11 inches, reviews, news, services and resources, two page list of organizations, two page calendar of events, ads, letters, very good newsletter in stapled wraps. Review of a Berkeley Jewish Theatre production of Arthur Miller's "The Price
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$15.00
FOR JERUSALEM :  A Life

FOR JERUSALEM : A Life

by Teddy Kollek

New York: Random House. 1978. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 039449296x . Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust jacket. Soiling and edge wear. ; 9.30 X 5.90 X 1.20 inches; 269 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$64.95
National platform

National platform

by New Jewish Agenda

New York: New Jewish Agenda, 1982. 8p., 8.5x11 inches, light handling wear else very good condition. Published by the progressive Jewish political organization.
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$20.00
Dovid Edelshtat דוד עדעלשטאט

Dovid Edelshtat דוד עדעלשטאט

by Marmor, Kalmon קלמן מרמר

New York: Ikuf, 1950. 410p. hardcover with black title on brick-red cloth, very good. Text in Yiddish. On the anarchist poet David Edelstadt, who had edited the Freie Arbeiter Stimme before dying of tuberculosis in 1892.
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$22.00
All But My Life (SIGNED)

All But My Life (SIGNED)

by Gerda Weissmann Klein

Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Farrar Straus Giroux 1983, Trade paperback. Book is signed by author to previous owner on half title page. Pages are otherwise unmarked. Book Condition: Very Good . 1985. TRADE PAPERBACK.
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$12.95