Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Jews on the Frontier Sharfman, I. Harold Henry Regnery Co. 1977 Sp78 24
Playing for Time Fenelon, Fania Atheneum 1977 Sp78 23
On Ethnic and Religious Diversity in Israel Poll, Solomona, Krausz, Solomon Bar-Ilan University 1977 W78 26
Noah and the Great Flood Hulton, Warwick Atheneum 1977 W78 28
Jews, The Bermant, Chaim Times Books 1977 Sp78 21
Abba Eban: An Autobiography Eban, Abba Random House 1977 Sp78 22
My Son, the Druggist Kay, Marvin Doubleday 1977 Sp78 21
Thirteenth Year: A Bar Mitzvah Story, The Blue, Rose Watts 1977 W77 29
Library Programs: How to Select, Plan, and Produce Them Robotham, John S., LaFleur, Lydia Scarecrow 1977 Sp78 24
Finding Your Roots Westin, Jeane Eddy Ballantine Books 1977 Sp79 25
Whistling Teakettle and Other Stories about Hannah, The Skolsky, Mindy Warshaw Harper 1977 W77 30
Home at Last Eisenberg, Azriel, Ain-Globe, Leah Bloch 1977 Sp77 27
Jews on the Frontier Sharfman, I. Harold Henry Regnery Co. 1977 W77 28
Sarah and After: Five Women of the Old Testament Banks, Lynne Reid Doubleday 1977 W77 29
Polish Jews: The Final Chapter Vinecour, Earl, Fishman, Chuck NYU Press 1977 Sp78 25
Second Jewish Catalog, The Strassfeld, Michael, Strassfeld, Sharon JPS 1977 Sp77 29
To B Preserved Forever Kopelev, Lev, Austin, Anthony Lippincott 1977 Sp78 23
Fixer, The Succot, Miriam, Succot, Eilyah Tzaddikim Press 1977 W77 31
Girl with the Incredible Feeling, The Swados, Elizabeth Persea Books 1977 Sp77 32
Early in the Summer of 1970 Yehoshua, A. B. Doubleday 1977 Sp77 26
Landsmen, The Martin, Peter Los American Fiction Series Southern Illinois University Press 1977 W78 24
Alan and Naomi Levoy, Myron Harper 1977 Sp78 26
Letters to an American Jewish Friend: A Zionists Polemic Halkin, Hillel JPS 1977 W77 26
To Raise a Jewish Child Donin, Hayim Halevy Basic Books 1977 W77 26
Second Jewish Catalog, The Strassfeld, Michael, Strassfeld, Sharon JPS 1977 M/J 92 29
When People Die Bernstein, Joanne E. Dutton 1977 W77 31
Bright Star of Exile: Jacob Adler & the Yiddish Theatre Rosenfeld, Lulla Crowell 1977 W77 28
Iguana Corps of the Haganah, The Eisenberg, Ronald Lee Bloch 1977 W77 31
Terror Out of Zion: Irgun Zvai Leumi, Lehi and the Palestine Underground, 1929-49 Bell, J. Bowyer St. Martin's 1977 W77 25
Jewish Holiday Crafts Becker, Joyce Bonim Books 1977 W77 30
Papa Play for Me Katz, Mickey Simon & Schuster 1977 Sp78 23
Vagabond Stars: A World History of Yiddish Theater Sandrow, Nahama Harper and Row 1977 Sp78 24
Hanukkah Story, The Hirsh, Marilyn Bonim Books 1977 W77 30
Conservative Judaism: Our Ancestors to our Descendants Dorff, Elliot N. Department of Youth Activities, United Synagogue of America 1977 Sp78 22
Israel Experience Book, The Breakstone, David, Jochnowitz, Cindy Bloch 1977 Sp78 22
Out of Love Wolitzer, Hilma Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1977 W77 30
Religious Discourse, A: Thanskgiving Day Sermon Nov. 26 1789 Seixas, Gershom Mendes Jewish Historical Society of New York 1977 W77 28
Mischling, Second Degree: My Childhood in Nazi Germany Koehn, Ilse Greenwillow Press 1977 Sp 78 25
Rockinghorse Kaniuk, Yoram, Flantz, Richard Harper & Row 1977 Sp78 21
New Standard Jewish Encycloepdia, The Wigoder, Geoffrey Doubleday 1977 W77 29
Yemenite Girl, The Leviant, Curt Bobbs Merrill 1977 Sp77 26
To Rule Both Day and Night: Astrology in the Bible, Midrash, Talmud Dobin, Joel C. Inner Traditions 1977 Sp78 22
City of Many Days Hareven, Shulamith, Halkin, Hillel Doubleday 1977 Sp77 25
Coat of Many Colors, A: Jewish Subcommunities in the United States Lavender, Abraham D. Contributions in Family Studies, number 1 Greenwood 1977 W78 26
Annas Diary Joffo, Joseph Random House 1977 Sp78 26
Mixed Marriage Between Jew & Christian Silver, Samuel M. Arco 1977 W77 29
I Met a Traveller Hoban, Lillian Harper & Row 1977 Sp 78 25
Sefer B. Isaacs Nobel, Morris Rabbi Max Weine 1977 Sp78 23
Im Deborah Sampson: A Soldier in the War of the Revolution Clapp, Patricia Lothrop 1977 W77 30
My Search for the Messiah: Studies and Wanderings in Israel & America Mirsky, Mark Jay Macmillan 1977 W77 27
Your Word a Fire: The Hasidic Masters on the Contemplative Prayer Green, Arthur, Holtz, Barry W. Paulist Press 1977 F/M 86 3
Tell Me a Trudy Segal, Lore, Weils, Rosemary Farrar 1977 W78 28
It Could Always Be Worse: A Yiddish Folktale Zemach, Margot Farrar, Strauss 1977 W77 30
Jewish Mind, The Patai, Raphael Chas. Scribner's Sons 1977 W77 27
Benny Cohen, Barbara Lothrop 1977 Sp77 31
Refugee Rose, Anna Dial 1977 Sp78 26
Emissary: A Life of Enzo Sereni, The Bondy, Ruth, Katz, Shlomo Litte Brown 1977 Sp78 22
Blood Relations Silman, Roberta Atlantic-Little Brown 1977 Sp77 26
Questions and Answers about Arabs and Jews Hirschmann, Ira Authur Bantam 1977 W77 27
Hannukah Story, The Hirsh, Marilyn Bonim Books 1977 Sp78 25
Starring Sally J. Freedman As Herself Blume, Judy Bradbury 1977 W77 29
Women at their Work English, Betty Lou Dial 1977 W77 31
Ashes Out of Hope: Fiction by Soviet-Yiddish Writers Howe, Irving, Greenberg, Eliezer Schocken Books 1977 W77 25
Stories My Grandfather Should Have Told Me Brodie, Deborah, Veon, Carmela Tal Bonim Books 1977 Sp77 30-31
My Darling Villain Banks, Lynne Reid Harper 1977 W77 29
Honey from the Rock: Visions of Jewish Mystical Renewal Kushner, Lawrence Harper & Row 1977 Sp78 23
Squire of Bor Shacor, The Bermant, Chaim St. Martin's 1977 W77 25
Our Snowman Had Olive Eyes Herman, Charlotte Dutton 1977 W78 28
On the Edge of Destruction: Jews of Poland Between the World Wars Heller, Celia Stopnicka Columbia Universtiy Press 1977 W77 27
Jonah, an Old Testament Story Brodsky, Beverly Lippincott 1977 Sp78 25
In Face of Danger Kay, Mara Crown Publishers 1977 Sp78 26
17 Ben Gurion Hoffenberg, Jack G. P. Putnam's Sons 1977 Sp77 25
River and the Stone: Moses Early Years in Egypt, The Jenks, Kathleen E. P. Dutton 1977 Sp77 28
Maxwell Street: Survival in a Bazaar Berkow, Ira Doubleday 1977 Sp78 21
Farewell Israel Browne, Edmund Gateway Editions, Ltd. 1977 W78 26
Refiners Fire: The Life and Adventures of Marshall Pearl, a Foundling Helprin, Mark Knopf 1977 Sp78 21
Exit from Home Heyman, Anita Crown 1977 W77 30
Land That I Show You, The: Three Centures of Jewish Life in America Feldstein, Stanley Anchor Press 1978 W78 25
Eight Nights: A Chanukah Counting Book, The Bearman, Jane UAHC 1978 Sp79 26
Kabbalah: The Way of the Jewish Mystic Epstein, Perle Doubleday 1978 W 78 25
Growing Up Guilty Schwartz, Sheila Pantheon 1978 Sp79 27
Displaced Person Bloch, Marie Halun Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1978 W78 29
Home Again, Home Again Markson, Elaine Morrow 1978 W78 23
Jewish Party Book, The: A Contemporary Guidet o Customs, Crafts and Foods Rockland, Mae Shafter Schocken 1978 Sp79 25
Jew Today, A Wiesel, Elie Random 1978 W78 27
Plumbat Affair, The Davenport, E. Lippincott 1978 Sp79 24
Beyond the Wall Weinberg, Norbert Bloch 1978 W78 24
Anguish of Father Rafti, The Friedman, Benjamin Two Continent Publishing Group 1978 Sp78 21
Lover, The Yehoshua, A. B. Doubleday 1978 Sp79 24
Pursuit Fish, Robert L. Doubleday 1978 Sp79 24
Coping with Death Rabb, Robert A. Richards Rosen Press 1978 Sp78 24
Potato Pancakes All Around: A Hanukkah Tale Hirsh, Marilyn Bonim Books 1978 W78 28
Yesterday: A Memoir of a Russian Jewish Family Zunser, Miriam Shomer, Leider, Emily Wortis Harper & Row 1978 Sp79 25
Your Family History Lichtman, Allan J. Vintage Books 1978 W78 26
Deborah the Dybbuk: A Ghost Story Hirsh, Marilyn Holiday House 1978 W78 28
Harvest, The Levin, Meyer Simon & Schuster 1978 Sp78 23
Devil in Vienna, The Orgel, Doris Dial 1978 Sp79 27
Self-Portrait: Margot Zemach Zemach, Margot Addison-Wesley 1978 Sp79 28
Evergreen Plain, Belva Delacorte 1978 S 78 4
Songs of the Sephardi Raphael, David Kolinor Studios 1978 M/J 91 16