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
Dwork, Deborah Children with a Star: Jewish Youth in Nazi Europe 1991 S/O 91 18
Bogot, Howard I. Childrens Haggadah, A 1993 N/D 94 13
Brown, Laaren, Hort, Lenny, Thomas, Eric Childrens Illustrated Jewish Bible (rev. ed.) 2007 F/M 08 9, 11
Nathan, Joan Childrens Jewish Holiday Kitchen, The 1987 M/J 87 41797
Latrobe, Kathy H., Brodie, Carolyn S., White, Maureen Childrens Litearutre Dictionary, The: Definitions, Resources, and Learning Activities 2002 S/O 03 56
Golding, Barbara Childs Book of Midrash, A 1990 F/M 91 22
Kangas, Juli Childs Book of Prayers, A 2008 S/O 08 59
Newman, Shirley Childs Introduction to Torah, A 1972 Sp 75 28
Meshi, Ita Childs Picture Hebrew Dictionary, A 1985 S/O 85 7
David, Kati Childs War: World War II Through the Eyes of Children, A 1989 M/J 90 14
Maynard, Isabelle China Dreams: Growing up Jewish in Tientsin 1996 M/J 98 10
Eber, Irene Chinese and Jews: Encounters Between Cultures 2008 M/J 09 19
Sui-jeung, Chan Chinese Jews 2004 S/O 05 43
Rosten, Carrie Chloe Leiberman (Sometimes Wong) 2005 F/M 06 13
Rauchwerger, Lisa Chocolate Chip Challah and Other Twists on the Jewish Holiday Table 1999 F/M 00 10
Rabb, M. E. Chocolate Lover, The 2004 Missing Persons Series N/D 04 17
Kagan, Jeremy Choice to Be: A Jewish Path to Self and Spirituality, The 2012 M/J13 26
Angel, Marc D. Choosing to Be Jewish: The Orthodox Road to Convesion 2005 S/O 06 34-35
Rabinovitch, Lara, Goren, Shiri, Pressman, Hanna S. Choosing Yiddish: New Frontiers of Language and Culture 2013 M/J13 32
Kaplan, Howard Chopin Express, The 1978 W78 23
Botticini, Maristella, Eckstein, Zvi Chosen Few: How Education Shaped Jewish History, 70-1492, The 2012 S/O13 22
Kurlansky, Mark Chosen Few: The Resurrection of European Jewry 1995 N/D 95 10
Pearl, Jonathan, Pearl, Judith Chosen Image: Televisions Portrayal of Jewish Themes and Characters, The 1999 S/O 99 13
Eisen, Arnold H. Chosen People in America, The M/J 84 4
Eisen, Arnold H. Chosen People in America: A Study of Religious Ideology, The 1995 F/M 96 8
Nyburg, Sidney Chosen People, The 1985 S/O 86 9
Davies, Grahame Chosen People: Wales and the Jews, The 2002 M/J 03 13-14
Schram, Peninnah Chosen Tales: Stories Told by Jewish Storytellers 1995 F/M 96 7
Schram, Peninnah Chosen Tales: Stories Told by Jewish Storytellers 1995 N/D 95 9
Stone, Marilyn Chosen: Appetizers & Desserts, The S/O 82 8
Weinstein, Russ Christ-Killers: A Fictionalized Historical Analysis of How the Jews Got Blamed for the Crucificition, The 1994 F/M 95 10
Singer, David G. Christian Search for a New Zion: Christian Love and Hate of the Jews and Judaism from the Time of St. Paul to the Present, The 1999 N/D 01 12
Thoma, Clemens Christian Theology of Judaism, A F/M 82 6
Herczl, Moshe Y., Lerner, Joel Christianity and the Holocaust of Hungarian Jewry 1993 F/M 94 9
Frymer-Kensky, Tikva, Novak, David, Ochs, Peter, Sandmel, David Fox, Signer, Michael A. Christianity in Jewish Terms 2000 S/O 01 13
Steele, Michael R. Christianity, Tragedy, and Holocaust Literature 1995 Contributions to the Study of Religion, vol. 41 N/D 95 41923
Boys, Mary C., Lee, Sara L. Christians & Jews in Dialogue: Learning in the Presence of the Other 2006 M/J 07 22
Braude, Benjamin Christians & Jews in the Ottoman Empire: the Abridged Edition with a New Introduction 2014 N/D 2015 14 Simon, Rachel
Nickelsburg, George W. E., MacRae, George W. Christians Among Jews and Gentiles; Essays in Honor of Krister Stendahl on His Sixty-Fifth Birthday 1986 N/D 86 4
Cohn, Janice, Farnsworth, B. Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate, The 1995 N/D 95 17
Cohen, Barbara, DeGrost, Diane Christmas Revolution, The 1987 F/M 88 6
Polacco, Patricia Christmas Tapestry 2002 F/M 03 44-45
Keyserling, M., Gross, Charles Christopher Columbis and the Participation of the Jews in the Spanish and Portuguese Discoveries 1989 M/J 91 13
Amler, Jane Frances Christopher Columbus’ Jewish Roots 1991 F/M 92 17
Scharfstein, Sol Chronicle of Jewish History: From the Patriarchs to the 21st Century 1997 S/O 97 28
Harvey, John F. Church and Synagogue Libraries N/D 81 12
Rodds, Dorothy Church and Synagogue Library Resources (5th rev. ed.) 1992 N/D 92 25
Spektor, Zev Churva Plot, The 2012 Adventures of a Lifetime S/O13 4
Feinstein, Edward Chutzpah Imperative: Empowering Today’s Jews for a Life That Matters., the 2014 S/O 2015 6 Stein, Marion M
Zieman, Joseph Cigarette Sellers of Three Crosses Square, The 1975 W75 30
Cinnamon and Myrrh 1994 N/D 94 7
Abramson, Edward Circle in the Square: Rabbi Shlomo Riskin Reinvents the Synagogue, A 2008 M/J 09 18
Leahy, Syrell R. Circle of Love F/M 81 5
Schur, Maxine Rose Circlemaker, The 1994 F/M 95 11
Campbell, Yisrael Circumcise Me: The Comedy of Yisrael Campbell (VIDEO) 2009 M/J 10 26
Kahn, Bezalel Citadel of Splendor: The 500 Year Legacy of Jewish Sulzburg 1995 M/J 96 15
Wouk, Herman City Boy: The Adventures of Herbie Bookbinder 1969 W76 18
Katz, Dovid, Zumoff, Barnett City in the Moonlight: Stories of the Old-Time Lithuanian Jews, The 2012 M/J 12 50
Hareven, Shulamith City of Many Days 1993 F/M 94 7
Hareven, Shulamith, Halkin, Hillel City of Many Days 1977 Sp77 25
Farber, Valerie City of Refuge: A Biblical Novel of the Ancient Past 2008 S/O 08 50
Drew, Cynthia City of Slaughter 2012 S/O12 53
Benvenisti, Meron City of Stone: The Hidden History of Jerusalem 1996 F/M 97 3
Cohen-Kiener, Andrea Claiming Earth as Common Ground: The Ecological Crisis through the Lens of Faith 2009 M/J 10 30
Jules, Jacqueline, Springer, Sally Clap and Count!: Action Rhymes for the Jewish Year 2001 S/O 01 37
Szalat, Alex Clara Lemlich: A Strike Leaders Diary (VIDEO) 2004 F/M 06 24
Isaacman, Clara Claras Story 1984 S/O 85 6
Kacer, Kathy Claras War 2001 S/O 01 38-39
Levin, Meyer Classic Chassidic Tales 1996 M/J 96 10
Machlin, Edda Servi Classic Cuisine of the Italian Jews, The: Traditioanl Recipes and Menus and a Memoir of a Vanished Way of Life 1981 W 82 14
Machlin, Edda Servi Classic Dolci of the Italian Jews: A World of Jewish Desserts, The 1999 M/J 00 13
Sokoloff, David Classic Jewish Tales 2003 F/M 04 33-34
Finkel, Sara Classic Kosher Cooking F/M 90 14
Frankel, Ellen Classic Tales, The 1989 N/D 89 12
Frieden, Ken, Gorelick, Ted Classic Yiddish Stories of S. Y. Abramovitsh, Sholem Aleichem, and I. L. Peretz 2004 S/O 04 8
Classics of Western Spirituality: A Library of Great Spiritual Masters F/M 82 9
Elazar, David H. Classification System for Libraries of Judaica, A (2nd ed.) 1988 M/J 89 9
Watts, Irene N., Shoemaker, Kathryn E. Clay Man: The Golem of Prague 2009 N/D 09 16
Davidoff, Oded Clean Sweep 2015 N/D 2015 44 Pinchuck, Chava
Sion, Philip J. Cleft Roots 1975 Sp77 26
Sylvie Anne Goldberg, Benjamin Ivry Clepsydra: Essay on the Plurality of Time in Judaism 2016 F/M 2017 9-10 Roger S. Kohn
Waldman, Debby, Revell, Cindy Clever Rachel 2009 N/D 09 15
Bridwell, Norman Clifford Celebrates Hanukkah 2015 M/J 2016 15 Kamin, Rachel
Kimmel, Eric A., Krenina, Katya Cloak for the Moon, A 2001 F/M 01 17
Kimmel, Eric A., Krenina, Katya Cloak for the Moon, A 2001 M/J 01 17
Isaacs, Ronald H. Close Encounters: Jewish Views About God 1996 N/D 96 10
Miklowitz, Gloria D. Close to the Edge S/O 84 8
Loevy, Ram Close, Closed, Closure (VIDEO) 2002 M/J 03 26
Fineman, Alisa, de Grassi, Alex Closing the Distance: Poems, Prayers, and Love Songs (AUDIO) 2004 S/O 08 35
Grant, Linda Clothes on Their Backs, The 2008 S/O 08 12
Chaikin, Miriam, Frampton, David Clouds of Glory 1998 M/J 99 14
Corcoran, Barbara Clown, The 1975 W75 29
Kraft, Betsy H. Coal (rev. ed.) W83 13
Davis, Bertha, Whitfield, Susan Coal Question, The W83 13
Lavender, Abraham D. Coat of Many Colors, A: Jewish Subcommunities in the United States 1977 Contributions in Family Studies, number 1 W78 26
Koraiek, Jenny, Baynes, Pauline Coat of Many Colors, The 2004 N/D 04 13
Shenker, Israel Coat of Many Colors: Pages from Jewish Life 1985 S/O 85 5
South, Sheri Cobb Cobra and the Lily, The 2002 M/J 03 12
Courter, Gay Code Ezra 1986 S/O 86 8
Chevrillon, Claire, Stott, Jane Kietly Code Name Christine Clouet: A Woman in the French Resistance 1995 N/D 95 11


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