Book Review Index


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Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
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Author/Editor Titlesort descending Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Author Review format Review type
Fohrman, David Best that Crouches at the Door: Adam & Eve, Cain & Abel, and Beyond: A Biblical Exploration 2007 S/O 08 8
Hartheimer, Eva Jacobson Bestenai (adapted from Marcus Lehman) N/D 84 8
Siry, Joseph Beth Sholom Synagogue: Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Religious Architecture 2012 N/D13 38
Agnon, S. Y., Lever, Walter, Waldren, Peter Bethroed (AUDIO) 1999 S/O 01 32
Rosenbaum, Eli, Hoffer, William Betrayal 1993 F/M 94 9
Goldstein, Rebecca Betraying Spinoza: The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity 2006 F/M 07 32
Wagner, Eliot Better Occasions 1974 D 74 27
Howland, Naomi Better-Than-Best Purim, The 2012 FM13 15
Kaplan, Marion A. Between Dignity and Despair: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany 1998 F/M 99 11
Israel-Cohen, Yael Between Feminism and Orthodox Judaism: Resistance, Identity and Religious Change in Israel 2012 FM13 27
Tsadik, Daniel Between Foreigners and Shiis: Nineteenth-Century Iran and Its Jewish Minority 2007 Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture M/J 08 28
Sternfled, Lior B. Between Iran and Zion: Jewish Histories on Twentieth-Century Iran 2019 M/J 2019 35-36 Simon, Rachel Book Adult
Myers, David N. Between Jew & Arab: The Lost Voice of Simon Rwidowicz 2008 Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry Series M/J 09 27
Levenson, Alan T. Between Philosemitism and Anti-semitism: Defenses of Jews and Judaism in Germany, 1871-1932 2004 F/M 05 18-19
Lapidus, Rina Between Snow and Desert Heat: Russian Influences on Hebrew Literature, 1870-1970 2003 Monographs of Hebrew Union College, no. 27 M/J 05 39
Etshalom, Yitzchak Between the Lines of the Bible: Exodus: A Study from the New School of Orthodox Torah Commentary 2012 N/D13 24-25
Shapiro, Marc B. Between the Yeshiva World and Modern Orthodoxy: The Life and Works of Rabbi Jehiel Jacob Weinberg, 1884-1966 1999 S/O 00 19-20
Weinberg, David H. Between Tradition and Modernity: Haim Zhitlowski, Simon Dubnow, Ahad Ha-Am and the Shaping of Modern Jewish Identity 1996 M/J 97 9
Lehmann, Marcus Between Two Worlds F/M 83 5
Kahn, Luther, Hook, Donald D. Between Two Worlds: A Cultural History of German-Jewish Writers 1993 N/D 94 7
Blitzer, Wolf Between Washington and Jerusalem: A Reporters Notebook 1985 S/O 86 7
Auslander, Shalom Beware of God: Stories 2005 S/O 05 38
Schneur of Liadi, Zalman, Wagshul, Yitzchok Dovid Beyond All Reason: The Purim Discourse 2006 N/D 06 26
Sanchez, George J. Beyond Alliances: The Jewish Role in Reshaping the Racial Landscape of Southern California 2012 The Jewish Role in Ameriacn Life, vol. 9 S/O12 46
Wolf, Diane L. Beyond Anne Frank 2007 S/O 07 56
Aiken, Lisa Beyond Bashert: A Guide to Dating and Marriage Enrichment 1996 F/M 97 3
Lipstadt, Deborah E. Beyond Belief: The American Press and the Coming of the Holocaust, 1933-1945 1986 S/O 86 7
Rappaport, Doreen Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust 2012 S/O12 12
Ellis, Marc H. Beyond Innocence and Redemption: Confronting the Holocaust… 1991 M/J 92 15
Zakutinsky, Rivka, Drus-Goetz, Bracha Beyond Pearls and Merchant Ships: Finding the Woman of Valor 1996 S/O 96 12
Jacobs, Louis Beyond Reasonable Doubt 1999 N/D 99 10
Grunstein, Rabbi Yehoshua C. Beyond Routine: Turning Ritual into Meaningful Jewish Practice 2018 M/J 2019 28-29 Pinchuck, Chava Book
Tepe, Sultan Beyond Sacred and Secular: Politics and Religion in israel and Turkey 2008 F/M 09 19
Ferziger, Adam S. Beyond Sectarianism: The Realignment of American Orthodox Judaism. 2015 F/M 16 9 Tesler, David
Aschheim, Steven E. Beyond the Border: The German-Jewish Legacy Abroad 2007 F/M 08 35
Pitt, Nancy Beyond the High White Wall 1986 F/M87 7
Dykewomon, Elana Beyond the Pale 1997 F/M 99 15
Collins, John J. Beyond the Qumran Community: The Sectarian Movement of the Dead Sea Scrolls 2010 S/O 10 30
Kwalwasser, Eugene I. Beyond the Tears 2006 S/O 07 50
Kwalwasser, Eugene I. Beyond the Tears: Helping Jewish Kids Cope with Death 2006 F/M 07 17
Weinberg, Norbert Beyond the Wall 1978 W78 24
Merbeck, Mitchell B. Beyond the Yellow Badge: Anti-Judaism and Antisemitism in Medieval and Early Modern Visual Culture 2008 Brills Series in Jewish Studies, v. 37 F/M 09 15
Auerbacher, Inge Beyond the Yellow Star to America 1995 M/J 95 18
Rosenfeld, Ruth, Dorsett, Thomas Beyond These Shores: 1939-1940: Poems and Diary of a Jewish Girl Who Escaped from Nazi Germany 1996 M/J 96 15
Gold, Betty, Hodermarsky, Mark Beyond Trochenbrod: The Betty Gold Story 2014 N/D 2015 18 Pinchuck, Chava
Sheraton, Mimi Bialy Eaters: The Story of a Bread and a Lost World, The 2000 N/D 00 13
Collins, John J. Bible After Babel: Historical Criticism in a Postmodern Age, The 2005 F/M 07 31-32
Flint, Peter W. Bible at Qumran. Text, Shape, and Interpretation, The 2001 S/O 01 12
Becker, Joyce Bible Crafts N/D 82 11
Rossel, Seymour Bible Dreams: The Spiritual Quest, How the Dreams in the Bible Speak to Us Today 2003 N/D 03 17
Kallvig, Christine Petrell, Skarl, Eric Bible Folding Stories: Old Testament Stories and Paperfolding Together As One 1993 F/M 94 14
Adelman, Penina Bible from Alef to Tav, The 1998 N/D 99 18-19
Adler, David A. Bible Fun Book: Puzzles, Riddles, Magic & More O 79 7
Eisenberg, Ann, Schanzer, Rosalyn Bible Heroes I Can Be 2004 N/D 04 13
Eisenberg, Ann, Schanzer, Rosalyn Bible Heroes I Can Be 1990 M/J 90 15
Baretz, Julie Bible on Location: Off the Beaten Path in Ancient & Modern Israel, The 2015 F/M 16 4 Bibel, Barbara M.
Brinn, Ruth Esrig, Springer, Sally Bible Story Crafts for Little Hnads 2000 S/O 01 40
Nelson, Zev K. Bible Windows, The 1988 S/O 89 8
Swados, Elizabeth Bible Women (AUDIO) 1995 S/O 96 16
Chagall, Marc Bible: Genesis, Exodus, the Song of Solomon, The 2007 M/J 08 19
Delaveau, Martine, Hillard, Denise Bibles Imprimees du Xve au XVIIIe siecle Conservees a Paris … : Catalogue collectif 2002 S/O 03 19
Bloch, Abraham Biblical and Historical Background of Jewish Customs and Practices, The F/M 81 6
Harduf, David Mendel Biblical and Midrashic Hebrew in the Writings of S. Y. Agnon = Mikhlol hu-shemot be-khitev Shmuel Yosef Agnon 2002 M/J 03 17
Feldman, Emanuel Biblical Echo: Reflectiosn on Bible, Jews and Judaism, The 1986 M/J 87 3
Brams, Steven J. Biblical Games 1980 W80 18
Waskow, David Biblical Israel: One Land, One People / Rabbinic Judaism: One People, Many Lands 2000 Torah of the Earth: Exploring 4000 Years of Ecology in Jewish Thought M/J 01 12
Polachek, Shlomo, Himelstein, Shmuel Biblical Outlook: Topics in Jewish Philosophy, The 2012 N/D12 34
Schwartz, Matthew B., Kaplan, Kalman J. Biblical Stories for Psychotherapy and Counseling: A Sourcebook 2004 F/M 05 23
Biblical Studies: Meeting Ground of Jews & Christians F/M 82 2
Liptzin, Sol Biblical Themes in World Literature 1985 N/D 85 4
Hyman, Naomi Mara Biblical Women in the Midrash: A Sourcebook 1997 M/J 97 4
Wasserman, Henry Bibliographie des Judischen Schrifttums in Deutschland 1933-1943 1989 N/D 90 11
Rubinger, Ami, Baitner, Ray Big Cat, Small Cat 2008 S/O 10 19
Finkelstein, Ruth, Touson, Esther Big Like Me!: A New Baby Story 2001 F/M 02 33-34
Forest, Heather, Greenstein, Susan Big Quiet House, A 1996 F/M 97 13
Goldwasser, Jacob Big Shots 2015 N/D 2015 45 Pinchuck, Chava
Kaminsky, Stuart M. Big Silence, The 2000 F/M 01 12
Nobleman, Marc Tyler, Templeton, Ty Bill the Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-Creator of Batman 2012 FM13 2
Swartz, Daniel J. Bim and Bom. A Shabbat Tale 1996 S/O 96 15
Dan, Joseph Binah: Studies in Jewish History, Thought and Culture vol. 3 Middle Ages 1995 N/D 95 5
Cohen, Barbara Binding of Isaac, The S 78 6
Bodoff, Lippman Binding of Isaac: Religious Murders and Kabbalah, The 2005 M/J 06 24
Metzker, Isaac Bintel Brief, A S/O 90 10
Metzker, Isaac, Metzker, Bella S., Levy, Diana Shalet Bintel Brief, V.I., A 1981 W 82 13-14
Metzker, Bella S., Levy, Diana Shalet Bintel Brief, vol. II: Letters to the Jewish Daily Forward, 1950-1980, The 1981 F 81 13-14
Metzker, Isaac Bintel Brief: Sixty Years of Letters from the Lower East Side to the Jewish Daily Forward, A 1990 S/O 90 10
Bleich, J. David Bioethical Dilemmas: A Jewish Perspective 1998 F/M 99 6
Mack, Tracy Birdland 2003 F/M 04 32
Stein, Michal, Kroizer, Devorah Birkas Hachaim, The Wonders of Our Body 2009 F/M 10 18-19
Teppler, Yaakov Y., Weingarten, Susan Birkat haMinim: Jews and Christians in Conflict in the Ancient World 2007 Texts and Studies in Ancient Judaism N/D 08 21, 23
Flapan, Simha Birth of Israel: Myths and Realities, The 1987 N/D 87 4
Steinberg, Fannie, Hanushak, Luba Birthday in Kishinev 1979 SP79 27
Capucilli, Alyssa Satin, Schories, Pat Biscuits Hanukkah 2005 F/M 06 16
Kacer, Kathy Bit of Love And a Bit of Luck. Margit, Book Two, A 2005 Our Canadian Girl Series S/O 05 11
Reinhartz, Henia Bits and Pieces: Memoirs 2007 Holocaust Survivor Memoirs S/O 08 18
Cohen, Barbara Bitter Herbs and Honey 1976 W76 19
Lustig, Arnost Bitter Smell of Almonds: Selected Fiction, The 2001 M/J 02 17
Ehrenburg, Ilya, Levine, James S. Black Book, The 1981 W 82 14
Ehrenburg, Ilya, Levine, James S. Black Book, The 1981 F 81 14
Carmel, Herman Black Days, White Nights 1984 A/M 86 3


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