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 ascending Review format Review type
Franciosi, Robert Elie Wiesel: Conversations 2002 M/J 03 15
Petsonk, Judy Intermarriage Handbook, The 1988 N/D 88 7
Sachs, Marilyn Call Me Ruth N/D 82 7
Gavison, Ruth Two-State Solution: The UN Partition Resolution of Mandatory Palestine - Analysis and Sources, The 2013 N/D13 27
Meir, Mira Alina: A Russian Girl Comes to Israel N/D 82 8
Simchovich, Simcha Song Will Remain, A 1996 M/J 98 18-19
Epstein, Lawrence J. Readings on Conversion to Judaism 1995 N/D 96 5
Lieberman, Sherman Mystics and Missionaries: The Jews in Palestine, 1799-1840 1992 S/O 93 19
Walfish, Miriam Libas Palace 2012 Jewish Girls Around the World S/O13 4
Labinsky, Baruch Financial Guide to Aliyah and Life in Israel 2012 FM13 29
Nason, Ruth Jewish Faith, The 2005 Start-Up Religion Series N/D 05 20
Wiesel, Elie, Heffner, Richard D., Vinciguerra, Thomas J. Conversations with Elie Wiesel 2001 N/D 02 16
Bergman, Tamar, Modan, Ruti Where Is? 2002 F/M 03 43
Solomon, Norman Historical Dictionary of Judaism 1998 S/O 99 14
Kramer, Ralph Bay Area Jewish Forum Haggadah, The M/J 86 4
Minken, Jacob S. Teachings of Maimonides, The N/D 87 6
Grunberg, Slawomir, Podgursky, Robert Saved by Deportation: An Unknown Odyssey of Polish Jews (VIDEO) 2007 S/O 08 38
Katz, Robert L. Pastoral Care and the Jewish Tradition: Empathic Process and Religious Counseling 1985 Theology and Pastoral Care Series F/M 85 5
Rosner, Fred Medical Encyclopedia of Moses Maimonides 1998 F/M 99 41986
Winecki, Christine Girl in the Check Coat: Survival in Nazi-Occupied Poland and a New Life in Australia, The 2007 The Library of Holocaust Testimonies F/M 08 45
Klawans, Jonathan Josephus and the Theologies of Ancient Judaism 2012 N/D13 30
Lasky, Kathryn Dreams in the Golden Country Dear America series F/M 99 19
Goldberg, Lester In Siberia It Is Very Cold 1987 N/D 87 6
Roskies, David G. Bridge of Longing: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling, A 1995 N/D 95 41860
Epstein, Lawrence J. Treasury of Jewish Anecdotes, A 1989 F/M 90 14
Michelson, Richard, Lewis, E. B. Across the Alley 2006 S/O 06 22
Flam, Gila Singing for Survival: Songs of the Lodz Ghetto 1940-1945 1992 M/J 92 15
Appel, Allan Rabbi of Casino Boulevard, The 1986 M/J 87 5
Koffsky, Ann D. My Jewish Holiday Fun Book 2000 S/O 00 36
Rabinowicz, Tzvi M. Hasidism in Israel: A History of the Hasidic Movement and Its Masters in the Holy Land 2000 N/D 00 12
Grief, Howard Legal Foundation and Borders of Israel Under International Law, The: A Treatise on Jewish Sovereignty Over the Land of Israel 2008 S/O 09 39
Kellerman, Faye False Prophet 1992 S/O 92 21
Kaufman, David E. Jewhooing the Sixties: America Celebrity and Jewish Identity 2012 S/O13 31-32
Shires, Linda M. Coming Home: A Womans Story of Conversion to Judaism 2003 F/M 04 20
Jaffe, Azriela What Do You Mean, You Cant Eat in My Home?: A Guide to How Newly Observant Jews and Their Less-Observant Relatives Can Still Get Along 2005 N/D 05 28
Bellow, Saul Henderson, The Rain King 1965 Sp77 30
Swinsky, Michael At the Threshold: Jewish Meditations on Death 1995 S/O 96 12
Goodman, Arnold Sweet Words to God: A Childs Book of Jewish Prayers 2001 N/D 01 21
Sabbath Garden, The 1993 M/J 94 11
Goodman, Naomi On Borrowed Time: Poems of Two Centuries 2005 F/M 06 26
Brennan, Marcia Painting Gender, Constructing Theory: The Alfred Stieglitz Circle and American Formalist Aesthetics 2001 M/J 02 9
Flanders, Elle Zero Degrees of Separation (VIDEO) 2005 S/O 07 56
Kranzler, David Man Who Stopped the Trains to Auschwitz, The: George Mantello, El Salvador, and Switzerlands Finest Hour 2000 S/O 01 17
Aidinoff, Elsie Garden, The 2004 N/D 04 14
Stillman, Norman A. Jews of Arab Lands, The 1979 W80 16
Levinas, Emmanuel Difficult Freedom: Essays on Judaism 1998 N/D 98 8, 10
Lehrer, Alice Becker If We Could Hear Them Now: Encounters with Legendary Jewish Heroines 2009 M/J 10 35
Gries, Zeev Book in the Jewish World 1700-1900, The 2007 F/M 08 39
Ettinger, Steven Torah 24/7 2003 S/O 04 16
Citron, Sterna, Eydel, Igor Shlomos Little Joke 2007 S/O 08 52
Keller, Tsipi Prophet of Tenth Street, The 2012 N/D12 43
Bellow, Saul Mr. Sammlers Planet 1970 Sp77 30
Potts, Steve Hanukkah 2005 N/D 05 17
Hecht, Jacob J. Lag BOmer Book S/O 83 4
Raviv, Dan, Melman, Yosel Every Spy a Prince 1991 S/O 91 20
Creiger, Joyce, Serfaty, Raphaella Izzy Iguana is Invited to Israel 2009 S/O 09 21
Herczl, Moshe Y., Lerner, Joel Christianity and the Holocaust of Hungarian Jewry 1993 F/M 94 9
Rosenthal, Monroe, Mozeson, Isaac Wars of the Jews 1990 M/J 90 41986
Senker, Cath Arab-Israeli Conflict, The 2004 Questioning History Series F/M 05 33
Wells, Rosemary, Andreasen, Dan Streets of Gold 1999 M/J 00 22
Jenks, Kathleen River and the Stone: Moses Early Years in Egypt, The 1977 Sp77 28
Shenker, Israel Noshing is Sacred: The Joys and Oys of Jewish Food 1979 Sp80 15
Sofsky, Wolfgang, Templer, William Order of Terror: The Concentration Camp, The 1997 S/O 97 23
Estraikh, Gennady, Krutikov, Mikhail Yiddish in the Contemporary World: Papers of the First Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish 1999 M/J 00 10
Pitman, Walter Louis Applebaum: A Passion for Culture 2002 N/D 03 15-16
Nigosian, S. A. From Ancient Writings to Sacred Texts: The Old Testament and Apocrypha 2004 M/J 05 40
Jewish Travel Guide 2007 International Edition 2007 F/M 08 40
Schiffman, Lawrence H. Dead Sea Scrolls: The Truth Behind the Mystique, The (AUDIO) 2007 F/M 08 49
Weiner, Ellis, Davilman, Barbara How to Raise a Jewish Dog 2007 M/J 08 40, 42
Cohen, Barbara Binding of Isaac, The S 78 6
Terrier, Samuel Til the Heart Sings F/M 86 5
Zwerin, Raymond A. Shabbat Can Be O 80 13
Mintz, Alan L. Popular Culture and the Shaping of Holocaust Memory in America 2001 N/D 01 10
Breuer, Mordechai, Petuchowski, Elizabeth Modernity within Tradition: The Social History of Orthodox Jewry in Imperial Germany 1992 F/M 93 21
Clark, Kathy Guardian Angel House 2009 Holocaust Remembrance Book for Young Readers Series S/O 09 12
Feltquate, Barbara, Post, Tom Kiddish Yiddish: Jewish Tradition and Culture and Rhyme 2008 N/D 08 35-36
Harduf, David Mendel English-Yiddish, Yiddish-English Dictionary 2003 N/D 03 13
Bard, Mitchell Israel Matters: Understand the Past-Look to the Future 2012 N/D12 9-10
Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble Chanukah is Freylekh! Songs my Bubbe Should Have Taught Me: Volume 2 (AUDIO) 2006 N/D 08 25
Gerber, Merrill Joan Victory Gardens of Brooklyn, The: A Novel 2007 Library of Modern Jewish Literature N/D 08 7
Wormell, Christopher Animals Came Two by Two: The Story of Noahs Ark, The 2008 S/O 09 14
Stepping Stones to Further Jewish-Christian Relations F/M 82 6
Agamben, Giogio Remnants of Auschwitz: The Witness and the Archive 2000 S/O 00 7
Schwatz, Howard, Waldman, Neil Next Year in Jerusalem: 3000 Years of Jewish Stories 1996 N/D 95 16-17
Reitter, Paul On the Origins of Jewish Self-Hatred 2012 N/D13 35
Edelheit, Hershel, Edelheit, Abraham J. World in Turmoil: An Integrated Chronology of the Holocaust and World War II, A 1991 M/J 92 15
Margolin, Miriam, Ryback, Issachar Little Stories for Little Children 1986 F/M 87 8
Blum, Yehuda Z. For Zions Sake 1987 N/D 87 4
Danan, Julie Hilton Jewish Parents Almanac, The 1993 S/O 94 9
Van Dijk, Lutz, Crawford, Elizabeth D. Damned Strong Love: The True Story of Will G. and Stefan K. 1995 N/D 95 11
Bauman, Janina Winter in the Morning: A Young Girls Life in the Warsaw Ghetto and Beyond, 1939-1945 1986 S/O 86 7
Wood, Angela Gluck Holocaust: The Events and Their Impact on Real People 2007 N/D 07 10
Frucht, Phyllis, Rothschild, Joy, Katz, Gertrude, Sacks, Shelly Best of Jewish Cooking, The 1974 Sp 75 26
Jacobs, Jill There Shall Be No Needy: Pursuing Social Justice Through Jewish Law & Tradition 2009 M/J 10 34
Zim, Paul Seder Nights (AUDIO) 1994 F/M 95 14
Gavron, Daniel Pilgrims: A Novel 2000 F/M 01 13
Ray, Brenda Midwifes Song: A Story of Moses Birth, The 2000 15
Hammer, Gottlieb Good Faith and Credit 1986 F/M 87 4
Lehrman, Robert Juggling N/D 82 8
Nivola, Claire A. Elizabeth 1997 F/M 98 16


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