Book Review Index


Please note that this index does not link to the full text of the book reviews.
Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
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Author/Editor Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort descending Review format Review type
Katsh, Abraham I. Warsaw Diary of Chaim A. Kaplan, The, 2nd ed. 1974 D 74 29
Steinsaltz, Adin Strife of the Spirit, The 1996 M/J 97 8
Geras, Adele Goden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem 1993 N/D 93 12
Nattel, Lilian River Midnight, The 1999 N/D 99 16
Von Lang, Jochem Eichmann Interrogated S/O 84 5
Smith, Paula, Seaman, Dorothy Not Chopped Liver! The Kosher Way to Cook Gourmet 1994 F/M 95 8
Browning, Christopher R. Ordinary Men: Reserve Battalion 101 and the Final Solution in Poland 1992 M/J 92 14
Lazewnik, Libby Burlgar and Other Stories, The 2004 N/D 05 13
Goldsmith, Emanuel S., Zumoff, Barnett Yiddish Literature in America: 1870-2000 2009 N/D 10 19
Schaeffer, Susan F. Love S/O 81 7
Liderman, Jorge Aires de Sefarad: 46 Spanish Songs for Violin and Guitar (AUDIO) 2006 F/M 08 49
Tigay, Alan M. Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazines Guide to the Worlds Jewish Communities and Sights, The 1994 S/O 94 41892
Elkeles, Simone How to Ruin a Summer Vacation 2006 N/D 06 14
Krich, Rochelle Majer Till Death Do Us Part 1992 S/O 92 21
Hoffman, Lawrence A. Shabbat Morning: Shacharit and Musaf (Morning and Additional Services) 2007 My Peoples Prayer Book: Traditional Prayers, Modern Commentaries, vol. 10 F/M 08 40
Forest, Heather, Cutchin, Marcia Feathers 2005 S/O 05 21
Dubin, Lois C. Port Jews of Habsburg Trieste: Absolutist Politics and Enlightenment Culture, The 1999 S/O 99 41828
Dorff, Elliot N. Conservative Judaism: Our Ancestors to our Descendants 1977 Sp78 22
Meyers, Jeffrey Modigliani: A Life 2006 S/O 06 41-42
Denholtz, Elaine Grudin Balancing Work and Love: Jewish Women Facing the Family-Career Challenge 2000 S/O 01 11
Burstein, Chaya M. Kids Catalog of Animals and the Earth, The 2006 M/J 06 10, 12
Malka, Victor Israel Observed 1980 W 80 16
Morin, Edgar, Montuori, Alfonso Vidal and His Family: From Salonica to Paris, The Story of a Sephardic Family in the Twenieth Century 2008 S/O 10 35
Nickel, Midred L. Steps to Service: A Handbook of Procedures for the School Library Media Center 1975 W76 20
Feinstein, Michael Gerwhins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs, The 2012 FM13 24
Borowitz, Eugene B. Renewing the Covenant: A Theology for the Postmodern Jew 1991 M/J 92 14
McDonough, Yona A., Root, Kimberly Bulcken Doll with the Yellow Star, The 2005 N/D 05 18-19
Villiers, Douglas Next Year in Jerusalem: Portraits of the Jew in the 20th Century 1976 Sp79 25
Suhl, Yuri On the Other Side of the Gate W75 30
De Groot, Jan Boy in War, A 2008 F/M 10 13
Lipsitz, Edmond Y. World Jewish Directory: Year 2000 Millenium Edition, Revised and Updated (3rd ed.) 1999 M/J 00 41986
Souhami, Jessica Little, Little House, The 2006 M/J 06 15
Mykoff, Moshe 7th Heaven: Celebrating Shabbat with Rebbe Nachman of Breslov 2003 S/O 03 23
Rockland, Mae Shafter Jewish Party Book, The: A Contemporary Guidet o Customs, Crafts and Foods 1978 Sp79 25
Mandel, Scott Wired into Teaching Torah: An Internet Companion 2001 S/O 01 41
Decoste, F. C., Schwartz, Bernard Holocausts Ghost: Writings on Art, Politics, Law, and Education, The 2000 S/O 01 11
Schonzeit, Miriam Theres a Zucchini in the Chocolate Cake and Other Stories 2012 M/J13 5
McCue, Lisa Happy Hanukkah, Corduroy 2009 N/D 09 12
Beiner, Stan J. Sedra Scenes S/O 82 4
Engel, Dean, Freedman, Florence B. Ezra Jack Keats: A Biography with Illustrations 1995 F/M 96 16
Sendak, Maurice Pincus and the Pig: A Klezmer Tale 2004 F/M 05 26
Loevy, Ram Close, Closed, Closure (VIDEO) 2002 M/J 03 26
Yolen, Jane, Colon, Raul Mightier Than the Sword: World Folktales for Strong Boys 2003 M/J 04 34
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
Saturen, Myra Julietta 2003 N/D 03 27
Ilan, Tal, Monika Brockhaus, Hidde, Tanja Introduction to Seder Qodashim: A Feminist Commentary on the Talmud V 2012 M/J13 25-26
Segal, Eliezer Lorne, Gordon-Lucas, Bonnie Uncle Elis Special-for-Kids, Most Fun Ever, Under-the-Table Passover Haggadah 1999 M/J 00 20
Graizbord, David L. Souls in Dispute: Converso Identities in Iberia and the Jewish Diaspora, 1580-1700 2004 S/O 04 18
Soomekh, Saba From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women Between Religion and Culture 2012 S/O13 42
Greengard, Alison, Racklin-Siegel, Carol Rebecca 2002 S/O 03 43
Hartov, Steven Devils Shepherd, The 2000 M/J 00 18
Greene, Jacqueline D., Rubin, Steffi Karen Nathans Hanukkah Bargain 1986 F/M 87 8
Rosner, Elizabeth Blue Nude: A Novel 2006 S/O 06 33
Kaminsky, Stuart M. Liebermans Law 1996 S/O 96 41986
Loeb, Sorel Goldberg Jewish History Moments and Methods S/O 82 4
Kacer, Kathy, McKay, Sharon E. Whispers from the Camps 2009 F/M 10 14
Edelheit, Abraham J., Edelheit, Hershel History of the Holocaust: A Handbook and Dictionary 1994 N/D 95 11
Berger, Zdena Tell Me Another Morning: An Autobiographical Novel 2007 F/M 08 17
Levine, Karen Hanas Suitcase: Anniversary Album 2012 Holocaust Remembrance S/O13 1
Goldberg, Edwin C. Saying No and Letting Go 2013 S/O13 25
Riemer, Jack, Stampfer, Nathaniel Ethical Wills: A Modern Jewish Treasury 1986 A/M 86 4
Zalben, Jane Breskin Pearls Passover: A Family Celebration Through Stories, Recipes, Crafts, and Songs 2002 F/M 02 41
Brown, Laaren, Hort, Lenny, Thomas, Eric Childrens Illustrated Jewish Bible (rev. ed.) 2007 F/M 08 9, 11
Taylor, Zachary Melting Pot: The Peoples and Cultures of New York, The 2012 Spotlight on New York S/O12 11
Kowalski, Isaac Anthology on Armed Jewish Resistance 1939-1945 1985 F/M 85 5
Yehoshua, A. B. Journey to the End of the Millennium, A 1998 S/O 00 35
Antonelli, Judith S. In the Image of God: A Feminist Commentary on the Torah 1995 M/J 96 6
Shapiro, Sorah Trials and Triumphs: Timeless Stories of Hope and Inspiration 2002 M/J 03 11
Freedman, Shalom Small Acts of Kindness; Strivign for Derech Eretz in Everyday Life 2004 N/D 05 27
Matas, Carol Freak II: Visons, The 2008 M/J 08 10
Neusner, Jacob Rabbinic Literature: An Essential Guide 2005 S/O 05 49
Halpern, Baruch Davids Secret Demons: Messiah, Murderer, Traitor, King 2001 F/M 02 21-22
Van Straten, Giorgio, King, Martha My Name, A Living Memory 2003 M/J 04 41892
Becker, Joyce Bible Crafts N/D 82 11
Ferencz, Benjamin B. Less Than Slaves: Jewish Forced Labor and the Quest for Compensation 1979 W80 19
Wenzerul, Rosemary Jewish Ancestors?: A Guide to Reading Hebrew Inscriptiosn and Documents 2005 Jewish Ancestor Series N/D 05 30
Polak, Monique What World is Left 2008 F/M 09 43
Attema, Martha Hero 2004 M/J 04 37
Weisblum, Moshe Pinchas Table Talk: Biblical Questions and Answers 2000 M/J 01 12
Blumenthal, Scott E. Great Israel Scavenger Hunt, The 2003 M/J 04 38
McFarlane, Marilyn, Berg, Caroline O. Sacred Stories: Wisdom from World Religions 2012 S/O12 3-4
Dennis, Geoffrey W. Encycloepdia of Jewish Myth, Magic and Mysticism 2007 F/M 08 38
Wyman, David S. Paper Walls: America and the Refugee Crisis 1938-1941 1985 N/D 85 4
Orgel, Doris Certain Magic, A 1976 F/M 92 20
Leviant, Curt Zix Zexy Ztories 2012 Modern Jewish Literature and Culture FM13 41
Friedman, Avraham Peretz Marital Intimacy: A Traditional Jewish Approach 2005 F/M 06 32
Gellman, Marc, Bliss, Harry And God Cried Too: A Kids Book of Healing and Hope 2002 N/D 02 23
Nadav, Mordechai, Mirsky, Mark M., Tropper, Faigie Jews of Pinsk, 1506 to 1880, The 2007 M/J 08 27
Bahat, Dan, Rubenstein, Chaim T., Ketko, Shlomo Illustrated Atlas of Jerusalem, The 1990 S/O 90 10
Lamm, Norman Torah: Torah for Torahs Sake in the Works of Hayyim of Volozhin F/M 90 16
Kazis, Bernice Short Stories of a Long Journey: An Oral History of Russian Jewish Resettlement North of Boston 2002 M/J 03 17-18
Ascher, Carol Flood, The 1987 N/D 88 8
Kaplan, Kalman J., Schwartz, Matthew B. Psychology of Hope: A Bibliocal Response to Tragedy and Suicide (rev. and exp. ed.) 2008 M/J 09 24, 26
Thalmann, Rita, Feinermann, Emmanuel Crystal Night: 9-10 November, 1938 1974 D74 30
Krumbein, Elyamkim Musar for Moderns 2005 N/D 05 28-29
Finkelman, Shimon Beloved by All: Rav Avraham Pam: A Life of Kiddush Hashem 2007 N/D 07 41923
Kaminsky, Stuart M. Last Dark Place, The 2004 F/M 05 10
Spielman, Gloria, Archambault, Matthew Janusz Korczaks Children 2007 N/D 07 19
Fishman, Sylvia Barack Way into the Varieties of Jewishness 2007 The Way Into Series S/O 07 47
Milgrim, Shirley Haym Salomon, Libertys Son 1975 M/J 91 24


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