Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Wherever They May Be! Klarsfeld, Beate The Vanguard Press 1976 Sp76 22
Allegra Maud Goldman Konecky, Edith Harper 1976 Sp77 32
My Own Ground Nissenson, Hugh Farrar 1976 W76 17
Turning Point, The Karp, Naomi J. Harcourt 1976 F/M 92 21
First Thirty Years, The Braude, Michael Horizon Press 1976 Sp77 27
Wednesday the Rabbi Got Wet Kemelman, Harry Morrow 1976 W76 17
Modern Jewish Ethics Fox, Marvin Ohio State University Press 1976 W77 26
Judaism Rossel, Seymour Watts 1976 M/J 91 24
World of Our Fathers Howe, Irving, Libo, Kenneth Harcourt 1976 M/J 91 22
Splendor of the Holy Land, The: Egypt, Jordan, Israel Lebanon Payne, Robert Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 29
World of Our Fathers, The Howe, Irving Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1976 Sp76 22
White Crow, The Forman, James Farrar 1976 Sp77 32
Golem, The: A Jewish Legend McDermott, Beverly Brodsky Lippincott 1976 Sp76 24
Nobodys Sorry He Got Killed Goldstein, Arthur D. Random House 1976 Sp76 24
Jewish Path to God: To Heaven with Scribes and Pharisees, The Blue, Lionel Oxford University Press 1976 W77 26
Rabbi and the Twenty Nine Witches, The: A Talmudic Legend Hirsch, Marily Holiday House 1976 Sp76 24
Walls of Jerusalem, The Lesberg, Sandy, Canetti, Nicolai Bobbs Merrill 1976 W77 27
Jerusalem, the Torn City Benvenisti, Meron University of Minnesota Press 1976 W77 25
Dead Runner Ross, Frank Doubleday 1976 Sp77 26
Darkness Casts No Shadows Lustig, Arnost, Nemcova, Jeanne Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Jew and His Home, The Kitov, Eliyahu Shengold 1976 Sp78 23
Rifka Grows Up Burstein, Chaya Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Season of Discovery Goldreich, Gloria Thomas Nelson 1976 Sp77 31
Masada Plan, The Harris, Leonard Crown 1976 Sp78 21
Rambam: Readings in the Philosophy of Moses Maimonides Ben Maimon, Moses, Goodman, Lenn Evan Jewish Heritage Series, The Viking Press 1976 Sp76 23
Wake Up, Wake Up, to Do the Work of the Creator Helmreich, William B. Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 28
Giant Killers: The Danish Resistance Movement, 1940-45, The Thomas, John Oram Taplinger 1976 Sp77 29
Experiment that Works in Teenage Religious Education, An Lipnick, Bernard Block Publishing 1976 W76 18
Jewish Connection, The Goldberg, M. Hirsh Stein & Day 1976 Sp77 27
On Jews and Judaism in Crisis: Selected Essays Scholem, Gershom Schocken Books 1976 Sp77 29
Love Poems from the Hebrew Gross, David C., Weil, Shraga Doubleday 1976 Sp77 28
Herzog Bellow, Saul Viking 1976 Sp77 30
Little Boy in Search of God, A: Mysticism in a Personal Light Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Moskowitz, Ira Doubleday 1976 W76 19
Truth is for Strangers Sevela, Efraim Simon & Shuster 1976 W76 18
Three and a Half Husbands Fuldheim, Dorothy Simon & Schuster 1976 Sp77 27
Remarkable Women of the Scriptures Schepps, David Dorrance & Company 1976 Sp77 32
Jewish Life in Art & Tradition Bialer, Yehuda L. G. P. Putnam's Sons 1976 Sp77 30
Heart is Half a Prophet, The Macmillan 1976 W76 17
Sigmund Freud: The World Within Neimark, Anne E. Harcourt 1976 Sp77 32
History of the Jewish People, A Ben Sasson, H. H., ed. Harvard University Press 1976 Sp77 27
Night and Hope Lustig, Arnost, Thiener, George Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Survivor, The Forman, James Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1976 Sp77 31
Tripoli Documents, The Kane, Henry Simon & Shuster 1976 W77 25
Herzog Legacy, The Schweitzer, Gertrude Doubleday 1976 W76 17
Captain Jiri and Rabbi Jacob Hirsch, Marily Holiday House 1976 F/M 92 21
Complete International Jewish Cookbook, The Rose, Evelyn St. Martin's 1976 Sp77 29
Family Feeling Yglesias, Helen Dial Press 1976 W76 18
How Tevye Became a Milkman Lisowski, Gabriel Holt 1976 F/M 92 21
To Jerusalem and Back Bellow, Saul Viking 1976 Sp77 27
Living After the Holocaust: Reflections by the Post-War Generation in America Steinitz, Lucy Block Publishing 1976 W76 19
Hitlers Hangups: An Aventure Into Insight Klein, Mina, Klein, H. Arthur Dutton 1976 Sp77 28
Russian Jews Under Czars & Soviets, The, rev. 2nd. Ed. Baron, Salo W. Macmillan 1976 W77 25
Boardwalk, The Kotlowitz, Robert Knopf 1976 Sp77 25
Survivor, The: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps Des Pres., Terrence Oxford University Press 1976 W76 18
New World for Simon Ashkenazy, A Markish, David Dutton 1976 F/M 92 20
My Fathers House Allon, Yigal, Yosef, Reuven Ben Norton 1976 W76 18
From the Backyard of the Diaspora Sklarew, Myra, Ratner, Phillip Dryad Press 1976 Sp76 23
Next Year in Jerusalem: Portraits of the Jew in the 20th Century Villiers, Douglas Viking Press 1976 Sp79 25
Bagel Baker of Mulliner Lane, The Blau, Judith Hope McGraw Hill 1976 F/M 92 20
Jewish Collection, The Goldberg, M. Hirsh Stein & Day 1976 M/J 92 27
Russians, The Smith, Hendrick Quadrangle 1976 Sp76 23
Hanukkah Fun Book: Puzzles, Riddles, Magic & More, A Adler, David A. Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Send for Haym Salomon Knight, Vick Bordon Publ. 1976 Sp77 32
Messengers of God: Biblical Portraits & Legends Wiesel, Elie Random House 1976 W76 19
From the Backyard of the Diaspora: Poems with drawings Sklarew, Myra, Ratner, Phillip Dryad Press 1976 M/J 91 23
Happy is the Heart Birnback, Sarah Feldheim 1976 Sp77 30
Wanted!: The Search for Nazis in America Blum, Howard Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 27
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 Sp76 23
Zionism at the University: A Diary of the First Days Elath, Eliahu, Yitzhak, Michael Ben JPS 1976 W77 26
Of Pure Blood Hillel, Marc, Henry, Clarissa Simon & Schuster 1976 Sp77 28
Reaching Judgement at Nuremberg: the Untold Story of How the Nazi War Criminals Were Judged Smith, Bradley F. Basic Books 1976 Sp77 29
Faith of Secular Jews, The Goodman, Saul L. Ktav 1976 W77 26
Differences of Ari Stein, The Herman, Charlotte, Schecter, Ben Harper & Row 1976 F/M 92 21
Perilous Passage Nicolaysen, Bruce Playboy Press 1976 Sp77 26
Orphans Tale, An Neugeboren, Jay Holt 1976 F/M 92 20
Humanizing Jewish Life: Judaism and the Human Potential Moement Elkins, Dov Peretz A.S. Barnes & Co. 1976 W76 18
Simon Boom Gets a Letter Suhl, Yuri Four Winds Press 1976 F/M 92 21
Chanukah Greenfeld, Howard Holt, Reinhart 1976 Sp77 31
Hit Team, The Tinnin, David B., Christensen, Dag Little, Brown and Co. 1976 W77 29
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 M/J 91 23
Certain Magic, A Orgel, Doris Dial 1976 F/M 92 20
Reaching Judgment at Nuremberg: the Untold Story of How the Nazi War Criminals Were Judged Smith, Bradley F. Basic Books 1976 M/J 92 29
Ultimatum Trew, Anthony St. Martin's 1976 Sp77 26
Lekachmacher Family, The Richman, Carol Madrona 1976 Sp78 25
Judaism in America; From Curiosity to Third Faith Blau, Joseph Chicago History of American Religion Series University of Chicago Press 1976 W77 25
Chanukah Greenfeld, Howard Holt 1976 M/J 92 31
Yeshiva, The Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Bobbs-Merrill 1976 Sp77 25
Bitter Herbs and Honey Cohen, Barbara Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1976 W76 19
Bloody September Haddad, C. A. Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 25
Time to Be Born, A Time to Die, A Klein, Isaac United Synagogue of America 1976 Sp77 32
Naftali the Storyteller and His Horse, Sus, and Other Stories Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Zemach, Margot Farar, Straus & Giroux 1976 Sp77 31
Jew or Juif? Jews, French Canadians and Anglo-Canadians, 1759-1914 Brown, Michael JPS 1976 S/O 87 6
Assyrian and Babylonian Chronicles (v. 5 of texts from cuneiform sources) Grayson, A. K. Augustin 1976 W78 26
Im O.K. Youre a Pain in the Neck Vorspan, Albert Doubleday 1976 Sp77 29
House on the Roof: A Sukkot Story Adler, David A., Hirsch, Marily Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Taking Root Meltzer, Milton Farrar 1976 W76 19
17 Ben Gurion Hoffenberg, Jack Putnam 1977 M/J 92 25
Noahs Ark Revius, Jacobus, Spier, Peter Doubleday 1977 W78 28
Jewish Holiday Book, The Lazar, Wendy, Behr, Marion Doubleday 1977 W77 31
My Glorious Brohters Fast, Howard Bonim 1977 Sp78 25