Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Four Hasidic Masters and Their Struggle Against Melancholy Wiesel, Elie O 79 7
Lilmod Ulelamade Katz, Mordechai N/D 82 2
Mystery of the Missing Pushke, The Gevirtz, Eliezer N/D 84 7
Moments of Transcendence Elkins, Dov F/M 91 17
Shula: Code Name the Pearl Golan, Aviezer O 80 15
Synagogue Companion: Insights into the Torah, Haftarot, and Shabbat Morning Prayer Services Angel, Hayyim Kodesh Press S/O14 3 Isaac, Fred
Old World, New World Dintenfass, Mark F/M 83 2
Jewish Cat Book, A Rosenberg, Meir F/M 83 2
All About Israel Schachter, Sara N/D 84 8
Jewish Directory and Almanac, 1986 Tillem, Ivan L. S/O 86 6
Lebanon Newman, Gerald W83 13
Sean Rosen is Not for Sale Baron, Jeff Greenwillow S/O14 35 Lenson, Heather
Jewish History Moments and Methods Loeb, Sorel Goldberg S/O 82 4
Yellow Star, The, 3rd ed. Unsdorfer, S. B. M/J 84 6
Israeli Politicsin the 1990s: Key Domestic and Foreign Policy Factors Reich, Bernard, Gershon R. Kieval, eds. Contributions in Political Science no. 285 s.n. M/J 92 19
Studies in Judaism and Christianity Stimulus Foundation F/M 82 6
Passover with a Twith: Rachel Imagines the Passover Story Herskowtiz, Benjie Chontento De Semrik S/O14 49-50 Katz, Lisa
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Planbook, The Lewit, Jane s.n. N/D 82 2
Genetic Engineering Stewertka, Eve, Stewertka, Albert W83 13
My First Book of Mitzvos Karlinsky, Isaiah M/J 86 6
Wyszkowo, A Shtetl on the Bug River Mondry, Adela N/D 81 13
Ahrele 1: the Incredible, Touching Story of Rav Aharaon Margalit, Shlit"a Margalist, Aharon Feldheim S/O14 40 Bloomfield, Kathy
Jewish Holidays Cuyler, Margery Ma 79 8
Safed Spirituality: Rules of Mystical Piety Fine, Lawrence M/J 86 3
Great Jews in Sports Slater, Robert S/O 84 10
Such a Life LaZebnik, Edith S 78 4
Promise the Earth Irving, Clive M/J 83 4
Methuselahs Gang Poochoo (Wiesler, Israel) F/M 81 6
Anne Frank Tridenti, Lina M/J 86 6
Hour of the Clown Aricha, Amos M/J 82 2
Shale Oil and Tar Sands Lyttle, Richard B. W83 13
Nobody Knows Me in Miami Kass, Sheila S. S/O 81 9
Rest of Us, The Birmingham, Stephen N/D 84 2
Gift for Momma, A Hautzig, Esther A/M 81 5
My Noahs Ark Goffstein, M. B. Ma 79 7
Quick and Easy Melvin, Shelley Chosen Cookbook Series N/D 84 5
Now Newman Was Old Berman, Chaim O 79 1
Light Another Candle Chaikin, Miriam N/D 82 4
I Am From Brownsville Granit, Arthur M/J 86 4
Zionism in Transition Davis, Moshe s.n. S/O 81 13
Hanukkah of Great Uncle Otto Levoy, Myron N/D 84 6
Jewish Americans Meltzer, Milton M/J 84 4
Gods Grace Malamud, Bernard F/M 83 2
Stoneflower, The Scholefield, Alan F/M 83 2
Ars Judaica The Bar Ilan-Journal of Jewish Art Yaniva, Bracha Department of Jewish Art, Bar-Ilan University S/O 07 56
Polish Jewry, 1914-1939 Before the Holocaust Tamir, Nachman F/M 88 8
Jewish Teachers Handbook, V. II Marcus, Audrey F. N/D 81 12
On Equal Terms: Jews in America 1881-1981 Dawidowicz, Lucy S. F/M 83 4
Golem, The Singer, Isaac Bashevis F/M 83 5
Our Golda: The Story of Golda Meir Adler, David A. S/O 84 9
Challenge of the Cults, 2nd ed Special Comm. On Exotic Cults s.n. O 80 16
Rabbis and Wives Grade, Chaim M/J 83 3
Over and Above Hobson, Laura Ma 80 4
Tin Soldiers on Jerusalem Beach Lieblich, Amia O 79 6
Children We Remember, The M/J 83 8
Mouse in the Matzah Factory, The Medoff, Francine F/M 83 5
Judge, The Lazewnik, Libby Shaar Press F/M 01 12
Melinda Takes a Hand Beatty, Patricia S/O 84 8
Schools of HOpe: How Julius Rosenwald Helped Change African American Education Calkins Creek S/O14 31
Self-Chosen: Our Crowd is Dead Baer, Jean S/O 82 5
Kabbalah and Jewish Mysticism, The Gutwirth, Israel S/O 87 7
Idrael Murray, Julie Explore the Countries Series ABDO Publishing S/O14 46 Rapp, Andrea
Greek Vegetarian Cookery Santa Maria, Jack N/D 85 4
Provenance McDonald, Frank Ma 80 4
Angels Wings and Other Stories from the Diamond Tree (AUDIO) Stone, Susan s.n. S/O 92 23
Shabbes Goy, The Katz, Jacob F/M 90 16
Love, Ruhl Shimoni, Rachel Focus-Midwest Sp 75 28
Noah and the Ark dePaola, Tomie S/O 84 8
Here Come the Purim Players Cohen, Barbara M/J 84 6
Youre Never Too Old to Die Goldstein, Arthur D. Random House 1074 W75 26
Dangling Man, The Bellow, Saul Vanguard 1944 Sp77 30
Victim, The Bellow, Saul Vanguard 1947 Sp77 30
Touro Synagogue of Congregation Jeshuat Israel, Newport, Rhode Island Society of Friends of Touro Synagogue National Historic Shrine 1948 Sp 75 15-16
Jews Settle in New Amsterdam, 1654, The Grand, Samuel Union of American Hebrew Congregations 1954 Sp75 15
Memoirs of American Jews, 1775-1865 Marcus, Jacob Rader JPS 1955 Sp 75 15
History of the Marranos, A, 3rd ed. Roth, Cecil Schocken Books 1958 Sp 75 27
Wanderers and Settlers in the Far East Dicker, Herman Twayne 1962 Ap 74 24
Henderson, The Rain King Bellow, Saul Viking 1965 Sp77 30
Seize the Day Bellow, Saul Viking 1965 Sp77 30
Last Analysis: A Play Bellow, Saul Viking 1967 Sp77 30
Palenstine Land of Promise Lowdermilk, Walter Clay Greenwood 1968 W77 27
Jewish Ceremonial Art and Religious Observance Kanof, Abram Harry N. Abrams 1969 D 74 31
City Boy: The Adventures of Herbie Bookbinder Wouk, Herman Doubleday 1969 W76 18
Jews, Justice and Judaism St. John, Robert Doubleday 1969 Sp 75 15
Mr. Sammlers Planet Bellow, Saul Viking 1970 Sp77 30
Developing Multi-Media Libraries Hicks, Warren B. R&R Bowker 1970 W76 20
Israel: A Survey & Bibliography Emanuel, Muriel St. Martin's 1971 W77 26
Freedom Next Time Cohen, Florence Channock Messner 1971 Ap 74 24
Brownsville: The Birth, Development and Passing of a Jewish Community in New York (2nd ed) Landesman, Alter F. Block 1971 W79 23
Album of the Jews in America, An Suhl, Yuri Franklin Watts 1972 Sp 75 15
Folk Puppet Plays for the Social Studies Adair, Margaret Weeks, Patapoff, Elizabeth John Day 1972 Sp 75 28
Childs Introduction to Torah, A Newman, Shirley Behrman 1972 Sp 75 28
First Fruits Michener, James A. JPS 1973 Sp 75 25
House of David, The Landay, Jerry M. Saturday Review Press 1973 D 74 29
Sparrow in the Snow Darel, Sylva Stein & Day 1973 Ap 74 24-25
Sails of Hope Wiesenthal, Simon Macmillan 1973 Sp 75 16
Pocket Full of Seeds, A Sachs, Marilyn Doubleday 1973 Ap 74 26
When God Judged and Men Died Sherman, Arnold Bantam 1973 Ap 74 26
Legends of Jerusalem: the Sacred Land Vol. 1 Vilnay, Zev JPS 1973 D 74 30
One More River Banks, Lynne Reid Simon & Schuster 1973 F/M 91 29