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 Title Place of Publication Year Series ISBN Issue P Review Authorsort descending Review format Review type
Diamond, Shani, Teleshevsky, Sarah Baila, Niasoff, Nissa Sharing and Caring 2002 Mish and Mush, book 6 N/D 02 29
Rahlens, Holly-Jane Prince William, Maximilian Minksy, and Me 2005 F/M 06 13
Horowitz, Dave Five Little Gefiltes 2007 F/M 07 16
Lev, Efraim, Chipman, Leigh Medical Prescriptions in the Cambridge Genizah Collections: Practical Medicine and Pharmacology in Medieval Egypt 2012 M/J13 29
Safran, Eliyahu Crisis and Hope N/D 87 6
Chaikin, Miriam Joshua in the Promised Land N/D 82 7
Alexander, Sue, Gore, Leonid Behold the Trees 2001 S/O 01 37
Helmreich, William B. Wake Up, Wake Up, to Do the Work of the Creator 1976 Sp77 28
Levin, Miriam Ramsfelder In the Beginning 1995 S/O 96 16
Schur, Maxine Rose, Connelly, Gwen Story of Ruth, The 2005 N/D 05 12
Cixous, Helene, Brahic, Beverley Bie Reveries of the Wild Woman: Primal Scenes 2006 S/O 06 31
Thomas, Diane Coulter Year The Music Changed, The 2005 S/O 05 39
Adler, David A., Bloom, Lloyd One Yellow Daffodil: A Hanukkah Story 1995 N/D 95 17
Geras, Adele Goden Windows and Other Stories of Jerusalem 1993 N/D 93 12
Fisher, Adam My Jewish Year: Celebrating Our Holidays 1993 M/J 93 16
Von Lang, Jochem Eichmann Interrogated S/O 84 5
Felman, A. H. Legend of the Feather Pillow 2004 M/J 04 9
Lazewnik, Libby Burlgar and Other Stories, The 2004 N/D 05 13
McIntosh, Kenneth Women in North Americas Religious World 2005 M/J 06 19
Shapiro, Michael Jewish 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Jews of All Time, The 1994 S/O 94 9
Liderman, Jorge Aires de Sefarad: 46 Spanish Songs for Violin and Guitar (AUDIO) 2006 F/M 08 49
Finkelstein, Norman H. Three Across: The Great Transatlantic Air Race of 1927 2008 N/D 08 32
Woeste, Victoria Saker Henry Fords War on Jews and the Legal Battle against Hate Speech 2012 S/O13 46
Wylen, Stephen M. Settings of Silver: An Introduction to Judaism 1989 F/M 90 18
Michlic, Joanna Beata Polans Threatening Other: The Image of the Jew from 1880 to the Present 2006 S/O 07 51
Sperber, Daniel On Changes in Jewish Liturgy: Options and Limitations 2010 N/D 10 24
Forest, Heather, Cutchin, Marcia Feathers 2005 S/O 05 21
Megged, Aharon, Silverston, Sondra Mandrakes from the Holy Land 2005 N/D 05 22
Dorff, Elliot N. Conservative Judaism: Our Ancestors to our Descendants 1977 Sp78 22
Jews of Catalonia, The (VIDEO) M/J 91 17
Denholtz, Elaine Grudin Balancing Work and Love: Jewish Women Facing the Family-Career Challenge 2000 S/O 01 11
Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto 1975 W75 28
Woodson, Jacqueline If You Come Softly 1998 F/M 99 22
David, Jenine Square of Sky and A Touch of Earth: A Wartime Childhood in Poland, A 1981 F/M 87 6
Thornton, Jeremy Religious Intolerance: Jewish Immigrants Come to America (1881-1914) 2004 Primary Sources of Immigration and Migration in America M/J 04 35
Feinstein, Michael Gerwhins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs, The 2012 FM13 24
Frankel, Pessie, Perkal, Yocheved Leah, Katz, Tova Mrs. Honigs Cakes 2004 M/J 05 20
McDonough, Yona A., Root, Kimberly Bulcken Doll with the Yellow Star, The 2005 N/D 05 18-19
Gottlieb, Freema Lamp of God: A Jewish Book of Light 1989 F/M 90 15
De Groot, Jan Boy in War, A 2008 F/M 10 13
Kornbluth, Doron Why Marry Jewish: Surprising Reasons for Jews to Marry Jews 2003 N/D 03 13-14
Kornblatt, Marc Izzys Place 2003 M/J 03 29
Mykoff, Moshe 7th Heaven: Celebrating Shabbat with Rebbe Nachman of Breslov 2003 S/O 03 23
Abrams, Elliott Tested by Zion: The Bush Administration and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict 2013 Council on Foreign Relations S/O13 19
Park, Jacqueline Secret Book of Grazia Dei Rossi, The 1997 M/J 98 18
Haberman, Joshua Philosopher of Revelation: The Life and Thought of S. L. Steinhelm 1990 S/O 90 41986
McCue, Lisa Happy Hanukkah, Corduroy 2009 N/D 09 12
Smith, Paula, Seaman, Dorothy Not Chopped Liver! The Kosher Way to Cook Gourmet 1994 F/M 95 8
Engel, Dean, Freedman, Florence B. Ezra Jack Keats: A Biography with Illustrations 1995 F/M 96 16
Schaeffer, Susan F. Love S/O 81 7
Loevy, Ram Close, Closed, Closure (VIDEO) 2002 M/J 03 26
Tigay, Alan M. Jewish Traveler: Hadassah Magazines Guide to the Worlds Jewish Communities and Sights, The 1994 S/O 94 41892
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
Waldman, Neil Two Brothers, The: A Legend of Jerusalem 1997 N/D 97 18
Elkeles, Simone How to Ruin a Summer Vacation 2006 N/D 06 14
Gilman, Phoebe Something from Nothing 1992 M/J 93 16
Anton, Maggie Rashis Daughter, Secret Scholar 2008 S/O 08 50
Soomekh, Saba From the Shahs to Los Angeles: Three Generations of Iranian Jewish Women Between Religion and Culture 2012 S/O13 42
Meyers, Jeffrey Modigliani: A Life 2006 S/O 06 41-42
Hartov, Steven Devils Shepherd, The 2000 M/J 00 18
Burstein, Chaya M. Kids Catalog of Animals and the Earth, The 2006 M/J 06 10, 12
Rosner, Elizabeth Blue Nude: A Novel 2006 S/O 06 33
Mendelson, Charlotte When We Were Bad 2007 N/D 07 26
Malka, Victor Israel Observed 1980 W 80 16
Topek, Susan Remick Taste for Noah, A 1993 M/J 93 17
Silver, Kenneth E., Ockman, Carol Sarah Bernhardt: The Art of High Drama 2005 M/J 06 30
Harrison, Andrew Passover Revisited: Philadelphias Efforts to Aid Soviet Jews, 1963-1998 2001 N/D 02 13
Levine, Karen Hanas Suitcase: Anniversary Album 2012 Holocaust Remembrance S/O13 1
Villiers, Douglas Next Year in Jerusalem: Portraits of the Jew in the 20th Century 1976 Sp79 25
Riemer, Jack, Stampfer, Nathaniel Ethical Wills: A Modern Jewish Treasury 1986 A/M 86 4
Souhami, Jessica Little, Little House, The 2006 M/J 06 15
Brown, Laaren, Hort, Lenny, Thomas, Eric Childrens Illustrated Jewish Bible (rev. ed.) 2007 F/M 08 9, 11
Rockland, Mae Shafter Jewish Party Book, The: A Contemporary Guidet o Customs, Crafts and Foods 1978 Sp79 25
Kowalski, Isaac Anthology on Armed Jewish Resistance 1939-1945 1985 F/M 85 5
Byers, Anne Trapped - Youth in the Nazi Ghettos: Primary Sources from the Holocaust 2010 True Stories of Teens in the Holocaust S/O 10 17
Decoste, F. C., Schwartz, Bernard Holocausts Ghost: Writings on Art, Politics, Law, and Education, The 2000 S/O 01 11
Tropper, Amram Simeon the Righteous in Rabbinic Literature: A Legend Reinvented 2013 N/D13 39
Hirschfeld, Yizhar Qumran in Context: Reassessing the Archeological Evidence 2004 M/J 05 35
Matas, Carol Freak II: Visons, The 2008 M/J 08 10
Yolen, Jane, Colon, Raul Mightier Than the Sword: World Folktales for Strong Boys 2003 M/J 04 34
Halpern, Baruch Davids Secret Demons: Messiah, Murderer, Traitor, King 2001 F/M 02 21-22
Saturen, Myra Julietta 2003 N/D 03 27
Becker, Joyce Bible Crafts N/D 82 11
Lawler, Justus George Were the Popes Against the Jews? Tracking hte Myths, Confronting the Ideologues 2012 M/J13 28-29
Ilan, Tal, Monika Brockhaus, Hidde, Tanja Introduction to Seder Qodashim: A Feminist Commentary on the Talmud V 2012 M/J13 25-26
Rubinstein, Erna F. Survivor in Us All, The M/J 84 5
Goldberg, Zosia Running Through the Fire: How I Survived the Holocaust 2004 S/O 04 17
Marchione, Margherita Yours Is a Precious Witness: Memoirs of Jews and Catholics in Wartime Italy 1997 S/O 97 14
Kanes, Levie Outrage 2000 2004 F/M 05 17
Blumenthal, Scott E. Great Israel Scavenger Hunt, The 2003 M/J 04 38
Greene, Jacqueline D., Rubin, Steffi Karen Nathans Hanukkah Bargain 1986 F/M 87 8
Dennis, Geoffrey W. Encycloepdia of Jewish Myth, Magic and Mysticism 2007 F/M 08 38
Kaminsky, Stuart M. Liebermans Law 1996 S/O 96 41986
Orgel, Doris Certain Magic, A 1976 F/M 92 20
Loeb, Sorel Goldberg Jewish History Moments and Methods S/O 82 4
Gellman, Marc, Bliss, Harry And God Cried Too: A Kids Book of Healing and Hope 2002 N/D 02 23
Lamm, Norman Toah: Torah for Torahs Sake in the Works of Hayyim of Volozhin and His Contemporaries 1989 F/M 90 16
Edelheit, Abraham J., Edelheit, Hershel History of the Holocaust: A Handbook and Dictionary 1994 N/D 95 11
Khazzoom, Aziza Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel, or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual 2008 S/O 08 21
Hever, Hannan Producing the Modern Hebrew Canon: Nation Building and Minority Discourse 2002 F/M 03 35


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