Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Kings Depart, The: A Saga of the Empire Judah Maccabee Created and His Heirs Destroyed Brodsky, Alyn Harper & Row 1974 D 74 27
Spell of Time, The Levin, Meyer Praeger 1974 D 74 26
Marital Relations, Birth Control and Abortion in Jewish Law Feldman, David Schocken 1974 D 74 28
History of Judaism, A (Volume 1: From Abraham to Maimonides, Volume 2: Europe and the New World) Silver, Daniel J., Martin, Bernard Basic Books 1974 D 74 29-30
Voyage Unplanned Yerby, Frank Dial Press 1974 D 74 27
Man Who Made Everyone Late, The Suhl, Yuri Four Winds 1974 W75 28-29
Our Challenge: The Battle Plan for the Creation of a New Jewry Kahane, Meir Chilton Book Company 1974 D 74 29
Flawed Escape, A Kidel, Boris St. Martin 1974 Sp 75 25
Nazi Germany Procktor, Richard Holt, Rinehart 1974 Sp 75 29
Studies in Jewish Thought Rawidowicz, Simon JPS 1974 M/J 91 23
Adventures of Augie March, The Bellow, Saul Fawecett-World 1974 Sp77 30
Rabbinic Anthology, A Montefiore, C. G., Loewe, H. Schocken Books 1974 D 74 29
History of the Marranos 4th ed. Roth, Cecil Sepher Hermon Press 1974 W76 19
Land of the Hart: Israelis, Arabs, the Territories and a Vision of the Future Eliav, Arie Lova JPS 1974 D 74 28
Beckys Horse Madison, Winifred Four Winds 1974 W75 29
Dollar Man, The Mazer, Harry Delacorte 1974 Sp 75 28
Gates of Bronze Hazaz, Haim JPS 1974 Sp 75 25
Operation Hazalah Lambert, Gilles Bobbs Merrill 1974 D 74 29
Encyclpedic Dictionary of Judaica Keter 1974 W75 28
Old Country, The Shulman, Abraham Scribners 1974 Sp 75 27
Crafts of Israel Dayan, Ruth Macmillan 1974 D 74 27
Waiting for Mama Moskin, Marietta Coward 1974 W75 29
Open the Gates Avriel, Ehud Atheneum 1975 W75 27
Jerusalem Windows, The, 2nd ed. Chagall, Marc, Leymarie, Jean George Braziller 1975 W 75 27
Palace of Shattered Vessels, The Shahar, David, Bilu, Hayla Houghton Mifflin 1975 W76 18
Israel rev. ed. Benjamin, Nora Watts 1975 W75 29
Passions Singer, Isaac Bashevis Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1975 W75 27
Fable of the Fig Tree, The Gross, Michael Walck 1975 W75 28
Haym Solomon, Libertys Son Milgrim, Shirley JPS 1975 Sp76 24
Tracing, Charting and Writing Your Family History Skalka, Lois Martin Pilot Industries 1975 W76 19
Open the Gates Avriel, Ehud Atheneum 1975 F/M 91 27
History of Anti-Semitism: Volume 3 From Voltaire to Wagner Poliakov, Leon, Kochan, Miriam Vanguard 1975 Sp78 24
Israel (Rev. ed.) Benjamin, Nora Watts 1975 F/M 91 29
Uri Geller: My Story Geller, Uri Praeger 1975 W75 29
War Against the Jews, The Dawidowicz, Lucy S. Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1975 W75 27
Jews in Russia, The Israel, Gerard St. Martin's 1975 Sp76 22
Jewish Radicals: From Czarist Shtetl to London Ghetto Fishman, William J. Pantheon Books 1975 S/O 85 4
Clown, The Corcoran, Barbara Atheneum 1975 W75 29
Jewish Liturgy: Prayer and Synagogue Service through the Ages Posner, Raphael Leon Amiel 1975 M/J 91 23
Lies My Father Told Me Allan, Norman Sitnet 1975 Sp76 24
Cleft Roots Sion, Philip J. Priam Press 1975 Sp77 26
Yom Kippur Plus 100 Days Jerusalem Post Staff Hart Publishing Co. 1975 W75 28
Unto Death: Two Novellas: Crusade and Late Love Oz, Amos, de Lange, Nicholas Harcourt 1975 Sp76 22
Escape King, Harry Houdini Ernst, John J. Prentice-Hall 1975 W76 20
Jewish Liturgy: Prayer and Synagogue Service Through the Ages Posner, Raphael Leon Amiel 1975 Sp76 23
Dear Once Popkin, Zelda Lippincott 1975 Sp76 22
Herzl Elon, Amos Holt 1975 W75 27
My Life Meir, Golda G. P. Putnam's Sons 1975 Sp76 23
How Democracy Failed Switzer, Ellen Atheneum 1975 W75 29
Abu Trigoboff, Joseph Lothrop 1975 F/M 92 21
Book of Ruth, A Leahy, Syrell Rogovin Simon & Shuster 1975 Sp75 25
Shavuot Anthology, The Goodman, Philip JPS 1975 W75 28
World Full of Strangers, A Freeman, Cynthia Arbor House 1975 Sp76 22
Bar Mitzvah Book, The Paterson, Moira Praeger 1975 W77 28
Merrymaker, The Suhl, Yuri Four Winds 1975 W75 29
Concise Encyclopedia of Jewish Music Nulman, Macy McGraw Hill 1975 Sp77 30
Time of Anger Nuremberg, Thelma Aberlard 1975 Sp76 24
Smell of Hay, The Bassani, Giorgio, Weaver, William Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich 1975 Sp76 22
In the Beginning Potok, Chaim Knopf 1975 W75 26-27
Eleven Bullets for Mohammed Arvay, Harry Bantam 1975 Sp76 22
Moroccan, The Haddad, C. A. Harper & Row 1975 W76 17
Cigarette Sellers of Three Crosses Square, The Zieman, Joseph Lerner 1975 W75 30
Smell of Hay, the Bassani, Giorgio, Weaver, William Harcourt 1975 M/J 91 22
Avrahams Good Week Kardos, Gyorgy, Manheim, Ralph Doubleday 1975 W76 17
Mission on a Mountain: the Story of Abraham and Isaac Golann, Cecil P. Lerner 1975 Sp76 24
Introducing Shirley Braverman Wolitzer, Hilma Farrar 1975 Sp76 24
Borrowed House, The Van Stockum, Hilda Farrar 1975 W75 30
Bread Givers, The Yezierska, Anzia Venture-Braziller 1975 W75 27
Ullman Code, The Bernard, Robert Putnam 1975 Sp 75 24
Zalmen, or the Madness of God Wiesel, Elie Random 1975 Sp 75 27
Steps to Service: A Handbook of Procedures for the School Library Media Center Nickel, Midred L. American Library Association 1975 W76 20
First Century Judaism in Crisis Neusner, Jacob Abington Press 1975 Sp 75 26
Safe House, The Cleary, Jon Morrow 1975 Sp76 22
Israelis, How They Live and Work, The Dicks, Brian Praeger 1975 Sp76 24
Trial of Judaism in Contemporary Jewish Writing, The Knopp, Josephine Zadovsky University of Illinois Press 1975 Sp76 23
Out of the Fire Papanek, Ernst Wm Morrow & Co 1975 W76 19
Jewish Cookery from Boston to Baghdad Liebman, Malvina E. A. Seemann Pub. 1975 W76 18
Haym Salomon, Libertys Son Milgrim, Shirley JPS 1975 M/J 91 24
My Shalom, My Peace: Paintings and Poems by Jewish and Arab Children Ofek, Uriel, Vardi, Dov McGraw 1975 Sp76 24
Street, The Richler, Mordecai New Republic Book 1975 Sp76 23
Out of the Fire Papanek, Ernst, Linn, Edward Morrow 1975 F/M 92 19
American Jewish Year Book, 1974-75 Fine, Morris, Himmelfarb, Milton JPS 1975 Sp 75 26
Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto Schocken 1975 W75 28
Jacob the Liar Becker, Jurek, Kornfeld, Melvin Harcourt 1975 Sp76 22
Warburgs, The: The Story of a Family Farrar, David Stein & Day 1975 W75 28
Humboldts Gift Bellow, Saul Viking 1975 Sp77 30
Forty-First Thief, The Pollitz, Edward A. Delacorte 1975 W75 26
Thirteenth Tribe, The Koestler, Arthur Random House 1976 Sp77 28
Library Programs: How to Select, Plan, and Produce Them Robotham, John S., LaFleur, Lydia Scarecrow 1976 W76 20
Journey Back, The Reiss, Johanna Crowell 1976 Sp77 32
What About Me? Evenhis, Gertie Nelson 1976 Sp77 31
Mr. and Mrs. Noah Lenski, Lois Random House 1976 S/O 03 43
Bella Abzug Faber, Doris Lothrop 1976 W76 20
Rich Friends Briskin, Jacqueline Delacorte 1976 W76 17
Fragmented Life of Don Jacobo Lerner, The Goldemberg, Isaac Persea Books 1976 Sp77 25
Judaism Rossel, Seymour Watts 1976 Sp76 24
Golda Meir Story, The Davidson, Margaret Scribner 1976 W76 20
Damascus Cover, The Kaplan, Howard Dutton 1976 Sp77 25
Journey Back, The Reiss, Johanna Crowell 1976 M/J 92 32
Underfoot Weizman, David Scribner's 1976 Sp77 30