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
Fisher, Leonard Everett To Bigotry No Sanction: The Story of the Oldest Synagogue in America 1998 M/J 99 11
Zakim, Eric To Build and Be Built: Landscape, Literature, and the Construction of Zionist Identity 2006 S/O 06 45-46
To Comfort the Bereaved: A Guide for Mournesr and Those Who Visit Them 1994 S/O 94 11
Belmont, Yemima To Cross the Line with a Bridge. 2015 F/M 16 4 Gremillion, Yossi
Livingston, Harold To Die in Babylon 1993 F/M 94 7
Livinston, Harold To Die in Babylon 1993 N/D 93 7
Daly, Jude To Everything There is a Season 2006 M/J 06 8
Dillon, Leo, Dillon, Diane To Everything There is a Season: Verses from Ecclesiastes 1998 F/M 99 16-17
Shapira, Kalonymus Kalman, Starrett, Yehoshua To Heal the Soul: The Spiritual Journal of a Chasidic Rebbe 1995 N/D 95 10
Bellow, Saul To Jerusalem and Back 1976 Sp77 27
Friedman, Daniel To Kill and Take Possession: Law, Morality and Society in Biblical Stories 2002 M/J 04 14
Sender, Ruth Minsky To Life 1988 M/J 89 9
Sender, Ruth Minsky To Life 1988 S/O 89 9
Barer-Stein, Thelma, Schwartz, Esther., Vandersluis, Risa. To Life! 1996 N/D 96 4
Weisbarth, Bracha To Live and Fight Another Day: The Story of a Jewish Partisan Boy 2004 M/J 04 37
Saks, Jeffrey, Wolowelsky, Joel B. To Mourn a Child: Jewish Responses to Neonatal and Childhood Death 2013 S/O13 36
Szer, Wlodzimier To Our Children: Memoirs of Displacement: A Jewish Journey of Hope and Survival in Twentieth-Century Poland and Beyond 2016 N/D 2016 22 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Donin, Hayim Halevy To Raise a Jewish Child 1977 W77 26
Horenstein, Gail A. To Redeem One Person is to Redeem the World: The Life of Freida Fromm-Reichmann 2000 S/O 03 20-21
Ben Amotz, Dahn, Shapiro, Ziva To Remember, to Forget 1974 D 74 26
Dobin, Joel C. To Rule Both Day and Night: Astrology in the Bible, Midrash, Talmud 1977 Sp78 22
Greenblatt, Rachel L. To Tell Their Children: Jewish Communal Memory in Early Modern Prague Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture S/O14 13 Sukenic, Harvey
Grossman, David, Cohen, Jessica To the End of the Land 2010 N/D 10 15
Gonen, Rivka To the Ends of the Earth: the Quest for the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel 2002 S/O 03 19-20
Appelfeld, Aharon, Green, Jeffrey M. To the Land of the Cattails 1986 M/J 87 5
Agnon, S. Y., Halkin, Hillel To This Day 2008 M/J 08 18
Lopman, MK Dov To Unify a Nation: My Vision for the Future of Israel S/O14 16 Pinchuck, Kathe
Benisch, Pearl To Vanguish the Dragon 1991 M/J 92 14
Ozarowski, Joseph S. To Walk in Gods Ways: Jewish Pastoral Perspectives on Illness and Bereavement 1995 N/D 95 41828
Lankin, Eliahu, Hershberg, Ariziah To Win the Promised Land: Story of a Freedom Fighter 1992 N/D 92 24
Langer, Ruth To Worship God Properly: Tensions Between Liturgical Custom and Halakhah in Judaism 1998 F/M 99 11
Lamm, Norman Toah: Torah for Torahs Sake in the Works of Hayyim of Volozhin and His Contemporaries 1989 F/M 90 16
Mark, Michael Toba at the Hands of a Thief 1985 F/M 86 7
Pushker, Gloria Teles, Tarman, Mel, Henriquez, Emile Toby Belfer Learns about Heroes and Martyrs 2009 S/O 09 21
Pushker, Gloria Teles, Hierstein, Judith Toby Belfer Visits Ellis Island 2003 F/M 04 39
Hays, David Today I Am a Boy 2000 N/D 01 7
Vinick, Barbara, Reinharz, Shulamit Today I am a Woman: Stories of Bat Mitzvah Around the World 2012 M/J 12 45
Heller, Linda, Jay, Alison Today is the Birthday of the World 2009 M/J 09 14
Kwitney, Alisa, Jones, Joelle Token 2008 M/J 09 32
Meerson, Michael, Schafer, Peter Toldot Yeshu: The Life Story of Jesus. (2 vol.) 2015 Texts and Studies in Ancient Judaism; 159 S/O 2015 14 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Sokol, Moshe Tolerance, Dissent, and Democracy: Philosophical, Historical and Halakhic Perspective 2002 F/M 03 39
Goodman, Martin Toleration Within Judaism 2013 N/D13 27-28
Hodes, Loren Too Big, Too Little, Just Right 2002 F/M 03 43
Wasserman, Mira, Carolan, Christine Too Much of a Good Thing 2004 N/D 03 30
Michelson, Richard, Waldman, Neil Too Young for Yiddish 2002 F/M 02 34
Abrams, Judith Z. Torah & Company: The Weekly Portion of Torah, Accompanied by Generous Helpings of Mishnah and Gemara, Served up with Discussion Questions to Spice up Your Sabbath Table 2005 S/O 06 34
Ettinger, Steven Torah 24/7 2003 S/O 04 16
Sattler, Stefen Torah and Color: Color as Your Key to the Parsha 2009 F/M 10 38-39
Scharfstein, Sol Torah and Commentary: The Five Books of Moses: Translation, Rabbinic and Contemporary Commentary 2008 F/M 09 17
Linzwer, Judith Torah and Dharma: Jewish Seekers in Eastern Religions 1996 M/J 97 6
Cato, Vivienne Torah and Judaism, The 2003 Sacred Texts Series M/J 05 27
Soloviechik, Meir Y., Halpern, Stuart W., Zuckier, Shlomo Torah and Western Thought: Intellectual Portraits of Orthodoxy and Modernity 2015 S/O 2016 16 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Segal, Nechamy, Lumer, Marc Torah Book of Opposites, The 2012 FM13 4
Yasgur, Benjamin S. Torah Conversations with Nechama Leibowitz 2013 S/O13 46-47
Slifkin, Natan Torah Encyclopedia of the Animal Kingdom: Vol. One: Chayot / Wild Animals 2015 M/J 2016 36 Tesler, David
Gaer, Joseph Torah for Family Reading, The 1986 N/D 86 4
Cohen, Jeffrey M. Torah for Teens: Growing Up Spiritually with the Weekly Sidrah 2008 S/O 08 47
Jaffe, Martin S. Torah in the Mouth: Writing and Oral Tradition in Palestinian Judaism, 200 BCE-400 CE 2001 N/D 01 8
Cowan, Paul, Cowan, Rachel Torah is Written, A 1986 F/M 87 5
Gold, Shefa Torah Journeys: The Inner Path to the Promised Land 2006 M/J 07 24
Waskow, David Torah of the Earth: Exploring 4000 Years of Ecology in Jewish Thought (Vol. 1: Biblical Israel: One Land, One People / Rabbinic Judaism: One People, Many Lands) 2000 F/M 01 12
Drinkwater, Gregg, Shneer, David Torah Queeries: Weekly Commentaries on the Hebrew Bible 2009 S/O 10 30-31
Torah Tapestries: Words of Wisdom Woven from teh Weekly Parashah - Vayikra 2013 Smiles, Shira M/J13 34
Smiles, Shira Torah Tapestries: Words of Wisdom Woven from the Weekly Parashah - Shemos 2012 FM13 37
Smiles, Shira Torah Tapestries: Words of Wisdom Woven from the Weekly Parashah —Bamidbar 2015 N/D 2015 32 Pinchuck, Chava
Adahan, Miriam, Halberstadt, Menachem Torah Tigers 2009 S/O 09 24
Bobker, Joe Torah with a Twist of Humor 2004 S/O 05 42
Jacobovitz, Rabbi Avraham Torah: Beauty Beyond Belief: Insightful Responses to Challenging Questions 2014 M/J 15 30 Pinchuck, Kathe
Lamm, Norman Torah: Torah for Torahs Sake in the Works of Hayyim of Volozhin F/M 90 16
Staub, Michael E. Torn at the Roots: The Crisis of Jewish Liberalism in Postwar America 2002 F/M 03 39
Banks, Lynne Reid Torn Country: An Oral History of the israeli War of Independence N/D 82 11
Neusner, Jacob Tosefta, The: Translated from the Hebrew with a New Introduction 2002 M/J 03 21
Kress, Camille Tot Shabbat 1996 F/M 97 12
Slonim, Rivkah, ed. Total Immersion: A Mikvah Anthology 1996 M/J 96 41955
Frieze, Donna-Lee Totally Unoffiia: The Autobiography of Raphael Lemkin 2013 N/D13 25
Lavovitz, Annette, Labovitz, Eugene Touch of Heaven: Eternal Stories for Jewish Living, A 1990 N/D 90 10
Sollish, Ari, Becker, Baruch Touch of Passover, A 2004 A Touch and Feel Book Series S/O 05 15
Glazer, Devorah, Seva Touch of the High Holidays, A 2002 Touch and Feel Book Series, A N/D 02 26
Borowitz, Eugene B., Schwartz, Frances W. Touch of the Sacred, A: A Theologians Informal Guide to Jewish Belief 2007 N/D 08 11
Oz, Amos, de Lange, Nicholas Touch the Water, Touch the Wind 1974 Sp75 25
Roth-Hane, Renee Touch Wood: A Girlhood in Occupied France 1988 N/D 88 9
Watts, Irene N. Touched by Fire 2013 N/D13 2
Gold, Sholom Touching History: From Williamsburg to Jerusalem 2014 S/O 2015 8 Isaac, Fred
Vorspan, Albert, Saperstein, David Tough Choices: Jewish Perspectives on Social Justice 1992 F/M 93 26
Cohen, Rich Tough Jews 1998 S/O 98 7
Feinstein, Edward Tough Questions Jews Ask: A Young Adults Guide to Building a Jewish Life 2003 S/O 03 53
Meltzer, Milton Tough Times 2007 F/M 08 13
Society of Friends of Touro Synagogue Touro Synagogue of Congregation Jeshuat Israel, Newport, Rhode Island 1948 Sp 75 15-16
Langmuir, Gavni I. Toward a Definition of Anti-Semitism 1990 M/J 91 14
Breslauer, S. Daniel Toward a Jewish (M)orality: Speaking of a Postmodern Jewish Ethics 1998 N/D 98 7
Prager, Yossi Toward a Renewed Ethic of Jewish Philanthropy 2010 Orthodox Forum N/D 10 22
Markowitz, Fran, Sharot, Stephen, Shokeid, Moshe Toward an Anthropology of Nation Building and Unbuilding in Israel 2015 M/J 15 32 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Downing, David Toward Genocide 2006 World Almanac Library of the Holocaust S/O 06 11
Shalom, A., Katz, Tova Toward the Flames of Aleppo 2002 M/J 02 20-21
Gadot, A. S., Rebora, Cecilia Tower of Babel 2010 S/O 10 10, 12
Hirsh, Marilyn Tower of Babel, The A/M 81 8
Greengard, Alison, Racklin-Siegel, Carol Tower of Babel: Excerpted from the Book of Genesis, The 2001 M/J 03 27
Gillman, Neil Traces of God: Seeing God in Torah, History and Everyday Life 2006 S/O 06 39
Sagan, Miriam, Evans, Beth Tracing Our Jewish Roots 1993 The American Origins Series N/D 93 14
Skalka, Lois Martin Tracing, Charting and Writing Your Family History 1975 W76 19


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