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
Amichai, Yehuda World is a Room, The 1984 S/O 86 8
Lipsitz, Edmond Y. World Jewish Directory: Year 2000 Millenium Edition, Revised and Updated (3rd ed.) 1999 M/J 00 41986
Berenbaum, Michael World Must Know: The History of the Holocaust as Told in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, The (2nd ed.) 2006 S/O 06 36
Rouss, Sylvia A., Cohen, Greg World of Blessings: Inspirational Stories for Jewish Children, A 2013 S/O13 10
Crown, Alan D., Weissbrem, Israel World of Israel Weissbrem, The 1993 Modern Hebrew Classics S/O 94 12
Schlossberg, Eli W. World of Orthodox Judaism, The 1996 S/O 97 21, 23
Howe, Irving, Libo, Kenneth World of Our Fathers 1976 M/J 91 22
Howe, Irving World of Our Fathers, The 1976 Sp76 22
Meltzer, Milton World of Our Fathers: The Jews of Eastern Europe 1974 Sp 75 28
Munk, Elie World of Prayer 2007 M/J 08 39
Brooks, Jeremy, Gomez, Elena World of Prayers, A 2006 N/D 06 17-18
Helmreich, William B. World of the Yeshiva, The S/O 82 7
Wiseman, Eva World Outside, The S/O14 38-39 Levine, Joyce
Wyman, David S. World Reacts to the Holocaust, The 1996 F/M 97 18
Neusner, Jacob World Religions in America: An Introduction (3rd ed.) 2003 N/D 03 15
Price, Sean Stewart World War II Spies 2014 N/D13 10
Raum, Elizabeth World War II Timeline, A Smithsonian War Time Lines S/O14 45
Henkin, Joshua World Without You, The 2012 M/J13 39
Tataz, Colin, Arnold, Peter, Heller, Gillian Worlds Apart: The Re-Migration of South African Jews 2007 M/J 08 28
Safran, Gabriella, Zipperstein, Steven J. Worlds of S. An-sky: A Russian Jewish Intellectual at the Turn of the Century, The 2006 Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture F/M 07 34
Edelstein, Dov Berel Worlds Torn Assunder 1985 S/O 85 4
Brueggemann, Walter Worship in Ancient Israel: An Essential Guide 2005 S/O 05 42
Soloveitchik, Joseph B., Carmy, Shalom Worship of the Heart: Essays on Jewish Prayer 2003 S/O 03 26
Steele, D. Kelley, Rickenbaker, Becky Hyatt Would You Salute?: One Childs Story of the Holocaust 2006 F/M 07 15
Rosen, Lev Woundabout 2015 M/J 2016 7 Marks, Allison
Firestone, Tirzah Wounds into Wisdom: Healing Intergenerational Jewish Trauma 2019 F/M 2020 24 Kohn, Roger S. Book Adult
Klitsner, Shmuel Wrestling Jacob: Deception, Identity, and Freudian Slips in Genesis 2007 M/J 07 27
Clayton, John J. Wrestling with Angels: New and Collected Stories 2007 S/O 08 12
Siegel, Richard, Sofer, Tamar Writer in the Jewish Community: An Israeli-North American Dialogue, The 1993 N/D 94 11
Sherman, Joseph Writers in Yiddish 2007 F/M 08 44
Mandell, Sherri Lederman Writers of the Holocaust 1999 M/J 00 19
Shapiro, Rami M., Shapiro, Aaron Writing - The Sacret Art, Beyond the Page to Spiritual Practice 2012 FM13 36-37
Young, James E. Writing and Rewriting the Holocaust: Narrative and the Consequences of Interpretation 1990 Jewish Literature and Culture Series N/D 90 13
Andreas Kilcher, Gabriella Safran Writing Jewish Culture: Paradoxes in Ethnography 2016 F/ M 2017 12 Beth Dwoskin
Garfield, Leon Writing on the Wall, The S/O 83 5
Garfield, Leon Writing on the Wall, The N/D 83 9
Liberman Mintz, Sharon, Seidler-Feller, Shaul, Wachtel, David Writing on the Wall: A Catalogue of Judaica Broadsides from the Valmadonna Trust Library 2015 N/D 2015 25 Cohen, Leah
Rubin, Steven J. Writing Our Lives: Autobiographies of American Jews, 1890-1990 1991 M/J 92 19
Domaratius, Louise Writing the Book of Ester 2003 S/O 03 11
Lopes Cardozo, Nathan T. Written and Oral Torah: A Comprehensive Introduction, The 1997 M/J 98 41892
Wolin, Jeffrey Written in Memory: Portraits of the Holocaust 1997 M/J 97 18
Dublin, Anne, Woodend, Avril Written on the Wind 2001 S/O 02 42
Mondry, Adela Wyszkowo, A Shtetl on the Bug River N/D 81 13
Wisemon, Tamar, Katz, Tova Y.A. D. Investigators 2 2006 M/J 07 12
Lane, Tamsin Yael and the Party of the Year 2018 N/D 2018 10 Quay, Alex Book Juvenile
Naim, Yael, Donatien, David Yael Naim and David Donatien (AUDIO) 2007 N/D 08 25
Madonna, Spirin, Gennady Yakov and the Seven Thieves 2004 N/D 04 16
Weber, Elka, Gustavson, Adam Yankee at the Seder, The 2009 F/M 09 38
Ellentuck, Shan Yankel the Fool 1973 D 74 31
Dynner, Glenn Yankel's Tavern: Jews, Liquor, and Life in the Kingdom of Poland 2013 S/O14 9 Tesler, David
Bauman, Reuven Yanky's Amazing Discovery 2018 M/J 2019 8 Citrin, Rena Book Juvenile
Herman, Edwin, Herman, Agnes Yanov Torah, The 1985 N/D 85 5
Hendler, Lee Meyerhoff Year Mom Got Religion: One Womans Midlife Journey into Judaism, The 1998 S/O 99 12
Levy, Debbie Year of Goodbyes; A True Story of Friendship, Family, and Farewells, The 2010 M/J 10 17
Maisel, Grace Ragues, Shubert, Samantha, Keiser, Tammy Year of Jewish Stories: 52 Tales for Children and Their Families, A 2004 N/D 04 19-20
Levitan, Sonia Year of Sweet Senior Insanity, The N/D 82 8
Kidd, Ronald Year of the Bomb, The 2009 N/D 09 11
Forbes, Colin Year of the Golden Ape 1974 Sp 75 25
Thomas, Diane Coulter Year The Music Changed, The 2005 S/O 05 39
Fiedler, Jean Year the World Was Out of Step with Jancy Fried, The M/J 82 8
Glickman, Gary Years From Now 1987 N/D 87 6
Halkin, Hillel Yehuda Halevi 2010 Jewish Encounters M/J 10 33
Scharf Gold, Nili Yehudah Amichai: The Making of Israels National Poet 2008 F/M 09 17
Yehudis Goes to Gan F/M 82 2
Yehudis Goes to Gan S/O 82 9
Roy, Jennifer Yellow Star 2006 M/J 06 18
Unsdorfer, S. B. Yellow Star, The, 3rd ed. M/J 84 6
Deedy, Carmen Agra Yellow Star: The Legend of Christian X of Denmark, The 2000 16
Deedy, Carmen Agra, Sorensen, Henri Yellow Star: The Legend of King Christian X of Denmark, The 2000 N/D 00 16
Grossman, David Yellow Wind, The 1988 S/O 88 7
Levi, Zion, Agabria, Hani Yemenite Cookbook, The 1988 S/O 88 8
Scharz, Miriam, Madelung, Marianne Yemenite Filigree 2007 S/O 07 43
Leviant, Curt Yemenite Girl, The 1977 Sp77 26
Jaffee, Eliezer David Yemin Moshe: The Story of a Jerusalem Neighborhood 1988 S/O 88 7
Lambert, Derek Yermakov Transfer, The Sp 75 25
Neusner, Jacob Yerushalmi: The Talmud of the Land of Israel: An Introduction, The 1993 M/J 94 9
Stadler, Nurit Yeshiva Fundamentalism: Piety, Gender, and Resistance in the Ultra-Orthodox World 2009 S/O 10 38
Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Yeshiva, The 1976 Sp77 25
Helfgot, Nathaniel Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Tanakh Companion: The Book of Samuel 2006 F/M 07 33
Zunser, Miriam Shomer, Leider, Emily Wortis Yesterday: A Memoir of a Russian Jewish Family 1978 Sp79 25
Snowbell-Hart, Sarah, Gallinger, Patty Yesterdays Santa and the Chanukah Miracle 2002 F/M 03 45
Tennenbaum, Silvia Yesterdays Streets N/D 81 14
Zimmerman, Andrea G. Yetta the Trickster Ma 79 7
Schachter, Fishel, Mahr, Aryeh Yibaneh Hamikdash: To Build the Beis HaMikdash: Stories to Build Ahavas Chinam 2008 M/J 09 17
Postman, Frederica Yiddish Alphabet Book, The 1979 W80 16
Sternberg, Robert Yiddish Cuisine: A Gourmets Approach to Jewish Cooking 1993 N/D 93 41955
Mlotek, Chana, Slobin, Mark Yiddish Folksongs from the Ruth Rubin Archive 2007 F/M 08 41
Wolfe, Marjorie Gottlieb, Engelman, Earl W. Yiddish for Dog & Cat Lover = Yidish far Libhobers fun Hint un Kats 2007 M/J 08 42
Estraikh, Gennady, Krutikov, Mikhail Yiddish in the Contemporary World: Papers of the First Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish 1999 M/J 00 10
Goldsmith, Emanuel S. Yiddish Literature in America 1870-2000: Anthology 2000 S/O 00 13
Goldsmith, Emanuel S., Zumoff, Barnett Yiddish Literature in America: 1870-2000 2009 N/D 10 19
Yiddish Lullabies for American Mothers (AUDIO) 1991 M/J 93 18-19
Chabon, Michael Yiddish Policemens Union, The 2007 N/D 07 25
Howe, Irving, Greenberg, Eliezer Yiddish Stories, Old & New 1974 Sp 75 27-28
Belling, Veronica Penkin Yiddish Theatre in South Africa: A History From the Late Nineteenth Century to 1960 2008 F/M 09 7
Berkowitz, Joel, ed. Yiddish Theatre: New Approaches 2003 The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization F/M 04 14
Nickles, Sara, Swarner, Kristina, Meltzer, Rae Yiddish Wisdom for Parents 2001 M/J 02 13-14
Rosenbaum, Samuel Yiddish Word Book for English Speaking People, A 1978 W78 26
Weinstein, Miriam Yiddish: A Nation of Words 2001 M/J 02 15
Yidishe Gauchos, The (VIDEO) S/O 92 22


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