Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort descending Issue P Review Author
Divorce in Jewish Life & Tradition Benson, Paulette M/J 83 8
Im Growing Bogot, Howard I. F/M 83 5
Jewish Womens Awareness Guide, The Carnay, Janet s.n. S/O 92 17
Thank God Im a Jewish Boy (AUDIO) Lieberman, Allan Hatikvah Music International N/D 92 26
Israel: Covenant People, Covenant Land Rossel, Seymour S/O 86 11
So Help Me God Tarr, Herbert O 79 6
World War II Timeline, A Raum, Elizabeth Smithsonian War Time Lines Capston S/O14 45
Tower of Babel, The Hirsh, Marilyn A/M 81 8
Gefil Verter: Geshprakh un Lider far Yange Kinder Margalit, Tsilah, Pollack, G. Kazron M/J 03 29-30
Leviticus Levine, Baruch A. The JPS Torah Commentary JPS F/M 90 17-18
My Home, My Prison Tawil, Raymonda Hawa S 80 8
Sound to Remember, A Levitan, Sonia O 79 7
Jews Were Expendable, The Penkower, Monty Noam F/M 83 3
Execution, The Crawford, Oliver O 79 1
Sarahs Daughters Leipzig, Arthur Women's American ORT S/O 88 7
Jewish Marital Status Diament, Carol Hadassah Study, A N/D 89 13
Thought for the Week, A Schneerson, Menachem M. S/O 83 4
Bestenai (adapted from Marcus Lehman) Hartheimer, Eva Jacobson s.n. N/D 84 8
Art of the Holocaust Blatter, Janet s.n. M/J 82 2
Jewish Kids Catalog, The Burstein, Chaya M. N/D 83 10
King of the Seventh Grade Cohen, Barbara N/D 82 7
Tsaddik of the Seven Wonders, The Haiblum, Isidore S/O 82 6
Heritage: Civilization and the Jews Eban, Abba N/D 84 3
Tale of Three Wishes, A Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Lieblich, Irene Farrar F/M 92 21
Gizelle, Save the Children Hersh, Gizelle S/O 81 5
Lillian Wald of Henry Street Siegel, Beatrice N/D 83 9
Bible Crafts Becker, Joyce s.n. N/D 82 11
Land of Israel, The Jacoby, Max Ma 79 6
I Learn About God Bogot, Howard I. N/D 82 7
Mollys Pilgrim Cohen, Barbara S/O 83 5
Shukis Upside Down Dream M/J 86 5
Judaic Tradition Glatzer, Nahum N. N/D 87 15
Bintel Brief, A Metzker, Isaac s.n. S/O 90 10
Latkes and Applesauce: A Hanukkah Story Manushkin, Fran, Spowart, Robin s.n. F/M 91 23
Reclaiming Bar/Bat Mitzvah as a Spiritual Rite of Passage: An Empowering Guide for Students, Families, Educators and Clergy Milgram, Goldie Reclaiming Judaism Press S/O14 17 Isaac, Fred
Sedra Scenes Beiner, Stan J. S/O 82 4
Long Journey Home, The Firer, Benzion M/J 84 6
Does Anyone Here Know the Way to 13? Kaufman, Stephen M/J 86 5
Junior Judaica: Encyclopedia Judaica for Youth F/M 83 4
Holocaust in Historical Perspective Bauer, Yehuda O 79 6
Leonard Bernstain and American Music Reef, Catherine Modern Music Masters Morgan Reynolds S/O14 34-35 Krasner, Barbara
Lost in America Singer, Isaac Bashevis F/M 82 6
Yehudis Goes to Gan s.n. S/O 82 9
Esther Chaikin, Miriam F/M 81 7
In Many Worlds Alkow, Jacob M. M/J 86 3
Solomon and Sheba Levine, Faye F/M 81 5
Seventh Day, The: The Story of the Jewish Sabbath Chaikin, Miriam M/J 83 9
Classic Kosher Cooking Finkel, Sara F/M 90 14
Remember Not to Forget Finkelstein, Norman H. M/J 86 6
Songs for a Family Seder: A Companion Cassette Tape (AUDIO) Freedman, Robert Princeton, N.J. Jewish Center M/J 87 4
Midrash Tanhuma (S. Buber Recension) Townsend, John T. F/M 90 17
Reconciliations Klein, Elizabeth F/M 83 2
Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach: Life, Mission, and Legacy Ophir, Natan Modern Jewish Lives Urim M/J 15 34 Gordon, Ilka
I Am the Mission Zadoff, Allen The Unknown Assassin: Book Two Little Brown and Company S/O14 39 Pinchuck, Kathe
Ethical Wills Riemer, Jack M/J 86 4
Whispering Mezuzah, The Hubner, Carol Korb Ma 80 7
Darien Dilemma (VIDEO) Laufer, Nahum, Laufer, Erez Erez Laufer Films S/O 08 38
First Step, The Shalomi, Zalman S/O 83 4
I Know an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Dreidel Yacowitz, Caryn Arthur A. Levine Books S/O14 53-54 Katz, Lisa
Academy Award Winning Songs (AUDIO) Rhino Records M/J 95 14
Close to the Edge Miklowitz, Gloria D. S/O 84 8
Purim Album, A Zwerin, Raymond A. M/J 82 7
Jews of Tin Pan Alley, The Kanter, Kenneth Aaron S/O 82 7
After Auschwitz: Responses to the Holocaust in Contemporary Art Bohm-Duchen, Monica Antique Collectors Club M/J 96 14-15
Everything is Changing - Its Pesach M/J 86 5
Syria Gilfond, Henry W83 13
Will the Real Israel Please Stand Up? Fine, Leon M/J 84 4
Shemirath Sabbath Neuwirth, Yehoshua Y. N/D 84 5
Heroes, Heroines and Holidays Rembrandt, Elaine N/D 81 11
Wit and Wisdom of the Talmud Bulka, Reuven P. S/O 83 2
Ella of All-of-a-Kind Family Taylor, Sydney S 78 6
Introducing the Holy Land Miller, J. Maxwell M/J 84 4
I Am An Orthodox Jew Greene, Laura O 79 8
Four Winds of Heaven, The High, Monique R. O 80 14
Lions of Judah, The Willis, Ted F/M 81 6
Diary of David Rubinowicz, The Rubinowicz, David N/D 82 6
Woody on Rye: Jewishness in the Films and Plays of Woody Allen Brook, Vincent and Marat Grinberg, eds. Brandeis University Press S/O14 6 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
On Common Ground: The Boston Jewish Experience 1649-1980 American Jewish Historical Society W82 11
Childhood Oberski, Jona s.n. S/O 83 5
Hitlers Secret Askenasy, Hans S/O 84 5
Shpeter, Book II Gottesman, Meir University M/J 82 7
Little Man. What Now?: Der Sturmer in the Weimar Republic Showalter, Dennis N/D 82 3
Going to Jerusalem Bruder, Judith Ma 80 4
Signs of Life: Jews from Wuerttemberg Strauss, Walter N/D 84 11
Among Lions Moskin, Robert s.n. S/O 82 4
On Our Spiritual Journey: A Creative Shabbat Service Tolley, Jacquelyn N/D 84 5
When Memory Comes Friedlander, Saul Ma 80 6
From Plotzk to Boston Antin, Mary M/J 86 3
Gisi Dudinski, Natasha Go2Films S/O14 28 Pinchuck, Kathe
Jewish Word Book, The Jacobs, Sidney J. N/D 82 2
Struggle for Life (HaMaavac LHaim): Memoirs from the Time of the Nazi Occupation Nowicki, A. author S/O 89 8
Lehovin Ulehaskil Gevirtz, Eliezer N/D 82 2
Playing for the Commandant Zail, Suzy Candleiwck Press S/O14 45 Lenson, Heather
Beginnings: Creation Myths of the World Farmer, Penelope s.n. O 79 8
Noah Mee, Charles L. Ma 78 7
Sound to Remember, A Levitan, Sonia Ma 80 9
Minotaur, The Tammuz, Benjamin N/D 81 14
Philosophy and Law Guttman, Julius F/M 89 6
R My Name is Rosie Cohen, Barbara S 78 5
Ship in a Storm on the Way to Tarshish Farber, Norma S 78 5