Book Review Index


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Author/Editor Titlesort descending Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Author Review format Review type
Gaughen, Shasta Arab-Israeli Conflict, The 2004 S/O 04 51
Senker, Cath Arab-Israeli Conflict, The 2004 Questioning History Series F/M 05 33
Worth, Richard Arab-Israeli Conflict, The 2007 M/J 07 16
Lesch, David W. Arab-Israeli Conflict: A History, The 2008 F/M 09 14-15
Karsh, Efraim Arab-Israeli Conflict: The 1948 War, The 2009 Essential Histories: War and Conflicts in Modern Times Series F/M 10 9
Herzog, Chaim Arab-Israeli Wars M/J 83 3
Snir, Reuven Arab-Jewish Literature: The Birth and Demise of the Arab Short Story 2019 N/D 2019 30 Dr. Yaffa Weisman Book Adult
Zawanowska, Marzena Arabic Translation and Commentary of Yefet ben Eli the Karaite on the Abraham Narratives (Genesis 11:10-25:18), The 2012 FM13 39-40
Shaked, Shaul, Bhayro, Siam, Ford , James Nathan Aramaic Bowl Spells: Jewish Babylonian Aramaic Bowls 2013 Magical and Religious Literature of Late Antiquity, 1 N/D13 37
Alpert, Bernard, Alpert, Fran Archaeology and the Biblical Record 2012 M/J13 16
Magness, Jodi Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls, The 2002 Studies in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature F/M 03 36
Heym, Stefan Architects, The 2006 S/O 06 31
Leff, Lisa Moses Archive Thief: The Man who Salvaged French Jewish History in the Wake of the Holocaust 2015 S/O 2015 12 Chesner, Michelle
Ling, Evelyn R. Archives in the Church or Synagogue Library N/D 81 11
Cooley, Martha Archivist: A Novel, The 1998 S/O 98 31
Werlin, Nancy Are You Alone On Purpose? 1994 F/M 95 11
Werlin, Nancy Are You Alone On Purpose? 1994 F/M 08 13, 15
Avni, Haim, Brand, Gila Argentina & the Jews: A History of Jewish Immigration 1991 S/O 91 17
Rein, Raanan, Grenzeback, Martha Argentina, Israel, and the Jews: Peron, the Eichmann Capture and After 2002 S/O 04 22
Tregebov, Rhea Arguing with the Storm: Stroies by Yiddish Women Writers 2008 M/J 09 33
Sacks, Jonathan Arguments for the Sake of Heaven 1991 Emergeng Trends in Traditional Judaism M/J 91 15
Crompton, Samuel Willard Ariel Sharon 2007 Modern World Leaders Series S/O 07 41923
Finkelstein, Norman H. Ariel Sharon 2005 S/O 05 18-19
Levin, Esther Ariel, Capital of Samaria 1990 N/D 92 24
Band, Debra, Band, Arnold J. Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah 2012 S/O13 19
Rubenstein, Richard E. Aristotles Children: How Christians, Muslims, and Jews Rediscovered Ancient Wisdom and Illuminated the Dark Ages 2003 F/M 04 19
Reinhart, Matthew Ark, The 2005 S/O 05 9
Werner, Mark Army Fatigues: Joining Israels army of International Volunteers 2008 N/D 08 23
Zakutinsky, Rivka Around Sarahs Table: Ten Hasidic Women Share Their Stories of Life, Faith, and Tradition 2001 M/J 02 16
Werner, Aviva Around the Clock: A Jewish Child Learns to Tell Time 2014 M/J 15 16 Levine, Joyce
Riskin, Shlomo Around the Family Table: A Comprehensive "Bencher" and Companion ofr Shabbat and Festival Meals and Other Family Occasions 2005 M/J 05 41-42
Newman, Tracy, Santos, Adriana Around the Passover Table 2019 M/J 2019 22 Silverman, Lisa Book Juvenile
David, Aryeh Ben Around the Shabbat Table 2000 F/M 01 6
David, Aryeh Ben Around the Shabbat Table 2000 M/J 01 6
Berman, Seryl, Binus, Ari Around the Shabbos Table 2009 F/M 09 45
Aleichem, Sholem, Shevrin, Aliza Around the Table: Family Stories of Sholom Aleichem 1991 S/O 92 22
Golding, Goldie, Horen, Michael Arrogant Ari Learns A Lesson 1988 Art Scroll MIDDOS Books M/J 89 11
Yaniva, Bracha Ars Judaica The Bar Ilan-Journal of Jewish Art S/O 07 56
Rubin, Susan Goldman Art Against the Odds: From Slave Quilts to Prison Paintings 2004 N/D 04 13
Luckert, Steven Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk, The 2002 S/O 02 23, 32
Langer, Lawrence L. Art from the Ashes 1995 M/J 95 17
Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara, Karp, Jonathan Art of Being Jewish in Modern Times, The 2008 S/O 08 7
Hughes, Aaron W. Art of Dialogue in Jewish Philosophy, The 2008 M/J 08 35
Hoffman, Lawrence A. Art of Public Prayer, The N/D 89 13
Hoffman, Lawrence A. Art of Public Prayer: Not for Clergy Only, The (2nd ed) 1999 S/O 00 13
Blatter, Janet Art of the Holocaust M/J 82 2
Andsell, Joseph P Arthur Szyk: Artist, Jew, Pole 2004 M/J 06 22
Garbo, Norman Artist, The S 78 1
Bland, Kalman P. Artless Jew: Medieval and Modern Affirmations and Denials of the Visual, The 2000 F/M 02 18
Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova ArtScroll Childrens Book of Ruth, The 2005 M/J 06 8
Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova ArtScroll Childrens Book of Yonah, The 2006 N/D 06 6
Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova ArtScroll Childrens Tehillim 2008 F/M 09 38-39
Steinberg, Milton As a Driven Leaf 1987 N/D 87 15
Sandman, Rochel, Zakashanskaya, Chana As Big As an Egg: A Story About Giving 1995 N/D 95 15
Michelson, Richard, Colon, Raul As Good As Anybody: Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschels Amazing March Toward Freedom 2008 M/J 08 8
Coyle, Pamela As It Is Written 2000 S/O 02 19
Fishbane, Eitan P. As Light Before Dawn: The Inner World of a Medieval Kabbalist 2009 Studies in Jewish History and Culture F/M 10 34
Landesman, Dovid As the Rabbis Taught: Studies in the Aggados of the Talmud - Tractate Megillah 1996 F/M 97 3
Benson, Evelyn Rose As We See Ourselves: Jewish Women in Nursing 2001 S/O 02 18-19
Asad: The Sphinx of Damascus N/D 88 6
Isaacs, Ronald H. Ascending Jacobs Ladder: Jewish Views of Angels, Demons, and Evil Spirits 1998 S/O 98 12
Young, Donald J. Ascending Star: A Novella, The 1999 F/M 01 14
Young, Donald J. Ascending Star: A Novella, The 1999 M/J 01 14
Robinson, James T. Asceticism, Eschatology, Opposition to Philosophy: the Arabic Translation and Commentary of Salmon ben Yeroham on Qohelet (Ecclesiastes) 2012 FM13 34
Kimmel, Eric A. Asher and the Capmakers: A Hanukkah Story 1993 N/D 93 13
Lasky, Kathryn Ashes 2010 F/M 10 14
Auch, Mary Jane Ashes of Roses 2002 N/D 02 24-25
Howe, Irving, Greenberg, Eliezer Ashes Out of Hope: Fiction by Soviet-Yiddish Writers 1977 W77 25
Dean, Macabee Ashmadal, The 1988 F/M 90 18
Chaikin, Miriam, Friedman, Marvin Ask Another Question: The Story and Meaning of Passover 1985 M/J 85 6
Brown, Danit Ask for a Convertible 2008 M/J 09 31
Schwartz, Howard, Olson, Arielle North Ask the Bones: Scary Stories from Around the World 1999 S/O 99 17
Goldberg, David J., Kessler, Edward Aspects of Liberal Judaism: Essays in Honour of John D. Rayner 2004 M/J 05 33-34
Spero, Shubert Aspects of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchicks Philosophy of Judaism: An Analytic Approach 2009 F/M 10 39
Schechter, Solomon Aspects of Rabbinic Theology 1993 F/M 94 11
Assad: the Sphinx of Damascus: A Political Biography 1988 N/D 88 41797
Peri, Yoram Assassination of Yithak Rabin, The 2000 N/D 01 11
Person, Katarzyna Assimilated Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto, 1940-1943 2014 M/J 15 34-35 Cantor, Hallie
Ramati, Alexander, Niccacci, Padre Rufino Assisi Underground, The 1978 W78 26
Malamud, Bernard, Guidall, George Assistant, The (AUDIO) 1999 S/O 01 32
Law, J. Patrick Assistant: A Novel, The 2000 S/O 00 33
Grayson, A. K. Assyrian and Babylonian Chronicles (v. 5 of texts from cuneiform sources) 1976 W78 26
Arie, Malachi Beit, Engel, Edna Asupot ketavim ivriyim mi-me ha-benayim = Specimens of Mediaeval Hebrew Scrips, volume II, Sefardic Script 2002 F/M 03 31
Peacock, Louise, Lyon Krudop, Walter At Ellis Island: A History in Many Voices 2007 S/O 07 20
Epstein, Lawrence J. At the Edge of a Dream: The Story of Jewish Immigrants on New Yorks Lower East Side, 1880-1920 2007 A Lower East Side Tenement Museum Book S/O 08 15
Eisenman, Tsevi, Zumoff, Barnett At the Edge of Dreamland 2008 S/O 09 33
Stone, Miriam At the End of Words 2003 S/O 03 55
Baraf, Marlena Maduro At the Narrow Waist of the World: A Memoir 2019 F/M 2020 20 Freiband, Susan Book Adult
Swinsky, Michael At the Threshold: Jewish Meditations on Death 1995 S/O 96 12
Agam, Ron At the Wall 1998 S/O 98 6
Leiman, Sondra Atlas of Jewish Communities: A Voyage Through History, The 2002 N/D 02 25
Beinart, Haim Atlas of Medieval Jewish History 1992 S/O 92 17
Crowder, Melanie Audacity 2015 M/J 2016 2 Dublin, Anne
Blumenthal, Deborah, GrandPre, Mary Aunt Claires Yellow Beehive Hair 2001 M/J 02 19-20
Federman, Raymond Aunt Rachels Fur 2001 S/O 01 23
Robson, David Auschwitz 2009 Lucent World History Series N/D 09 14
Smolen, Kazimierz Auschwitz 1940-1945 1995 N/D 95 10
Gutterman, Bella Auschwitz Album: The Story of a Transport, The (2nd ed.) 2004 N/D 06 25
Czech, Danuts Auschwitz Chronicle, 1935-1945: From the Archives of the Auschwitz Memorial and the German Federal Archives 1991 N/D 91 41955
Smolen, Kazimierz Auschwitz, 1940-1945 1995 N/D 95 10


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