Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort ascending Issue P Review Author
Fixer, The Succot, Miriam, Succot, Eilyah Tzaddikim Press 1977 W77 31
To B Preserved Forever Kopelev, Lev, Austin, Anthony Lippincott 1977 Sp78 23
Second Jewish Catalog, The Strassfeld, Michael, Strassfeld, Sharon JPS 1977 Sp77 29
Girl with the Incredible Feeling, The Swados, Elizabeth Persea Books 1977 Sp77 32
Alan and Naomi Levoy, Myron Harper 1977 Sp78 26
Landsmen, The Martin, Peter Los American Fiction Series Southern Illinois University Press 1977 W78 24
Early in the Summer of 1970 Yehoshua, A. B. Doubleday 1977 Sp77 26
Letters to an American Jewish Friend: A Zionists Polemic Halkin, Hillel JPS 1977 W77 26
To Raise a Jewish Child Donin, Hayim Halevy Basic Books 1977 W77 26
Second Jewish Catalog, The Strassfeld, Michael, Strassfeld, Sharon JPS 1977 M/J 92 29
When People Die Bernstein, Joanne E. Dutton 1977 W77 31
Jewish Holiday Crafts Becker, Joyce Bonim Books 1977 W77 30
Bright Star of Exile: Jacob Adler & the Yiddish Theatre Rosenfeld, Lulla Crowell 1977 W77 28
Terror Out of Zion: Irgun Zvai Leumi, Lehi and the Palestine Underground, 1929-49 Bell, J. Bowyer St. Martin's 1977 W77 25
Iguana Corps of the Haganah, The Eisenberg, Ronald Lee Bloch 1977 W77 31
Papa Play for Me Katz, Mickey Simon & Schuster 1977 Sp78 23
Vagabond Stars: A World History of Yiddish Theater Sandrow, Nahama Harper and Row 1977 Sp78 24
Hanukkah Story, The Hirsh, Marilyn Bonim Books 1977 W77 30
Israel Experience Book, The Breakstone, David, Jochnowitz, Cindy Bloch 1977 Sp78 22
Conservative Judaism: Our Ancestors to our Descendants Dorff, Elliot N. Department of Youth Activities, United Synagogue of America 1977 Sp78 22
Out of Love Wolitzer, Hilma Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1977 W77 30
Religious Discourse, A: Thanskgiving Day Sermon Nov. 26 1789 Seixas, Gershom Mendes Jewish Historical Society of New York 1977 W77 28
Mischling, Second Degree: My Childhood in Nazi Germany Koehn, Ilse Greenwillow Press 1977 Sp 78 25
Rockinghorse Kaniuk, Yoram, Flantz, Richard Harper & Row 1977 Sp78 21
New Standard Jewish Encycloepdia, The Wigoder, Geoffrey Doubleday 1977 W77 29
Yemenite Girl, The Leviant, Curt Bobbs Merrill 1977 Sp77 26
To Rule Both Day and Night: Astrology in the Bible, Midrash, Talmud Dobin, Joel C. Inner Traditions 1977 Sp78 22
City of Many Days Hareven, Shulamith, Halkin, Hillel Doubleday 1977 Sp77 25
Coat of Many Colors, A: Jewish Subcommunities in the United States Lavender, Abraham D. Contributions in Family Studies, number 1 Greenwood 1977 W78 26
Mixed Marriage Between Jew & Christian Silver, Samuel M. Arco 1977 W77 29
I Met a Traveller Hoban, Lillian Harper & Row 1977 Sp 78 25
Sefer B. Isaacs Nobel, Morris Rabbi Max Weine 1977 Sp78 23
Annas Diary Joffo, Joseph Random House 1977 Sp78 26
Im Deborah Sampson: A Soldier in the War of the Revolution Clapp, Patricia Lothrop 1977 W77 30
My Search for the Messiah: Studies and Wanderings in Israel & America Mirsky, Mark Jay Macmillan 1977 W77 27
Your Word a Fire: The Hasidic Masters on the Contemplative Prayer Green, Arthur, Holtz, Barry W. Paulist Press 1977 F/M 86 3
Tell Me a Trudy Segal, Lore, Weils, Rosemary Farrar 1977 W78 28
It Could Always Be Worse: A Yiddish Folktale Zemach, Margot Farrar, Strauss 1977 W77 30
Jewish Mind, The Patai, Raphael Chas. Scribner's Sons 1977 W77 27
Refugee Rose, Anna Dial 1977 Sp78 26
Benny Cohen, Barbara Lothrop 1977 Sp77 31
Emissary: A Life of Enzo Sereni, The Bondy, Ruth, Katz, Shlomo Litte Brown 1977 Sp78 22
Questions and Answers about Arabs and Jews Hirschmann, Ira Authur Bantam 1977 W77 27
Ashes Out of Hope: Fiction by Soviet-Yiddish Writers Howe, Irving, Greenberg, Eliezer Schocken Books 1977 W77 25
Starring Sally J. Freedman As Herself Blume, Judy Bradbury 1977 W77 29
Women at their Work English, Betty Lou Dial 1977 W77 31
Blood Relations Silman, Roberta Atlantic-Little Brown 1977 Sp77 26
Hannukah Story, The Hirsh, Marilyn Bonim Books 1977 Sp78 25
Stories My Grandfather Should Have Told Me Brodie, Deborah, Veon, Carmela Tal Bonim Books 1977 Sp77 30-31
My Darling Villain Banks, Lynne Reid Harper 1977 W77 29
Honey from the Rock: Visions of Jewish Mystical Renewal Kushner, Lawrence Harper & Row 1977 Sp78 23
Squire of Bor Shacor, The Bermant, Chaim St. Martin's 1977 W77 25
Our Snowman Had Olive Eyes Herman, Charlotte Dutton 1977 W78 28
On the Edge of Destruction: Jews of Poland Between the World Wars Heller, Celia Stopnicka Columbia Universtiy Press 1977 W77 27
Jonah, an Old Testament Story Brodsky, Beverly Lippincott 1977 Sp78 25
In Face of Danger Kay, Mara Crown Publishers 1977 Sp78 26
River and the Stone: Moses Early Years in Egypt, The Jenks, Kathleen E. P. Dutton 1977 Sp77 28
17 Ben Gurion Hoffenberg, Jack G. P. Putnam's Sons 1977 Sp77 25
Exit from Home Heyman, Anita Crown 1977 W77 30
Maxwell Street: Survival in a Bazaar Berkow, Ira Doubleday 1977 Sp78 21
Refiners Fire: The Life and Adventures of Marshall Pearl, a Foundling Helprin, Mark Knopf 1977 Sp78 21
Farewell Israel Browne, Edmund Gateway Editions, Ltd. 1977 W78 26
Thirteenth Tribe, The Koestler, Arthur Random House 1976 Sp77 28
Library Programs: How to Select, Plan, and Produce Them Robotham, John S., LaFleur, Lydia Scarecrow 1976 W76 20
What About Me? Evenhis, Gertie Nelson 1976 Sp77 31
Journey Back, The Reiss, Johanna Crowell 1976 Sp77 32
Mr. and Mrs. Noah Lenski, Lois Random House 1976 S/O 03 43
Fragmented Life of Don Jacobo Lerner, The Goldemberg, Isaac Persea Books 1976 Sp77 25
Judaism Rossel, Seymour Watts 1976 Sp76 24
Bella Abzug Faber, Doris Lothrop 1976 W76 20
Rich Friends Briskin, Jacqueline Delacorte 1976 W76 17
Damascus Cover, The Kaplan, Howard Dutton 1976 Sp77 25
Golda Meir Story, The Davidson, Margaret Scribner 1976 W76 20
Underfoot Weizman, David Scribner's 1976 Sp77 30
Journey Back, The Reiss, Johanna Crowell 1976 M/J 92 32
Wherever They May Be! Klarsfeld, Beate The Vanguard Press 1976 Sp76 22
Judaism Rossel, Seymour Watts 1976 M/J 91 24
My Own Ground Nissenson, Hugh Farrar 1976 W76 17
Turning Point, The Karp, Naomi J. Harcourt 1976 F/M 92 21
Allegra Maud Goldman Konecky, Edith Harper 1976 Sp77 32
Wednesday the Rabbi Got Wet Kemelman, Harry Morrow 1976 W76 17
First Thirty Years, The Braude, Michael Horizon Press 1976 Sp77 27
Modern Jewish Ethics Fox, Marvin Ohio State University Press 1976 W77 26
World of Our Fathers Howe, Irving, Libo, Kenneth Harcourt 1976 M/J 91 22
Splendor of the Holy Land, The: Egypt, Jordan, Israel Lebanon Payne, Robert Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 29
World of Our Fathers, The Howe, Irving Harcourt Brace Jovanovich 1976 Sp76 22
Jewish Path to God: To Heaven with Scribes and Pharisees, The Blue, Lionel Oxford University Press 1976 W77 26
White Crow, The Forman, James Farrar 1976 Sp77 32
Golem, The: A Jewish Legend McDermott, Beverly Brodsky Lippincott 1976 Sp76 24
Nobodys Sorry He Got Killed Goldstein, Arthur D. Random House 1976 Sp76 24
Rabbi and the Twenty Nine Witches, The: A Talmudic Legend Hirsch, Marily Holiday House 1976 Sp76 24
Dead Runner Ross, Frank Doubleday 1976 Sp77 26
Walls of Jerusalem, The Lesberg, Sandy, Canetti, Nicolai Bobbs Merrill 1976 W77 27
Jerusalem, the Torn City Benvenisti, Meron University of Minnesota Press 1976 W77 25
Darkness Casts No Shadows Lustig, Arnost, Nemcova, Jeanne Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Rifka Grows Up Burstein, Chaya Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Jew and His Home, The Kitov, Eliyahu Shengold 1976 Sp78 23
Season of Discovery Goldreich, Gloria Thomas Nelson 1976 Sp77 31
Masada Plan, The Harris, Leonard Crown 1976 Sp78 21
Rambam: Readings in the Philosophy of Moses Maimonides Ben Maimon, Moses, Goodman, Lenn Evan Jewish Heritage Series, The Viking Press 1976 Sp76 23