Book Review Index


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Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Yearsort ascending Issue P Review Author
Wake Up, Wake Up, to Do the Work of the Creator Helmreich, William B. Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 28
Giant Killers: The Danish Resistance Movement, 1940-45, The Thomas, John Oram Taplinger 1976 Sp77 29
Experiment that Works in Teenage Religious Education, An Lipnick, Bernard Block Publishing 1976 W76 18
On Jews and Judaism in Crisis: Selected Essays Scholem, Gershom Schocken Books 1976 Sp77 29
Herzog Bellow, Saul Viking 1976 Sp77 30
Jewish Connection, The Goldberg, M. Hirsh Stein & Day 1976 Sp77 27
Love Poems from the Hebrew Gross, David C., Weil, Shraga Doubleday 1976 Sp77 28
Little Boy in Search of God, A: Mysticism in a Personal Light Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Moskowitz, Ira Doubleday 1976 W76 19
Truth is for Strangers Sevela, Efraim Simon & Shuster 1976 W76 18
Three and a Half Husbands Fuldheim, Dorothy Simon & Schuster 1976 Sp77 27
Remarkable Women of the Scriptures Schepps, David Dorrance & Company 1976 Sp77 32
Jewish Life in Art & Tradition Bialer, Yehuda L. G. P. Putnam's Sons 1976 Sp77 30
Heart is Half a Prophet, The Macmillan 1976 W76 17
Sigmund Freud: The World Within Neimark, Anne E. Harcourt 1976 Sp77 32
Herzog Legacy, The Schweitzer, Gertrude Doubleday 1976 W76 17
History of the Jewish People, A Ben Sasson, H. H., ed. Harvard University Press 1976 Sp77 27
Night and Hope Lustig, Arnost, Thiener, George Inscape Publishers 1976 W77 25
Survivor, The Forman, James Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1976 Sp77 31
Tripoli Documents, The Kane, Henry Simon & Shuster 1976 W77 25
Family Feeling Yglesias, Helen Dial Press 1976 W76 18
Captain Jiri and Rabbi Jacob Hirsch, Marily Holiday House 1976 F/M 92 21
Complete International Jewish Cookbook, The Rose, Evelyn St. Martin's 1976 Sp77 29
Hitlers Hangups: An Aventure Into Insight Klein, Mina, Klein, H. Arthur Dutton 1976 Sp77 28
Living After the Holocaust: Reflections by the Post-War Generation in America Steinitz, Lucy Block Publishing 1976 W76 19
How Tevye Became a Milkman Lisowski, Gabriel Holt 1976 F/M 92 21
To Jerusalem and Back Bellow, Saul Viking 1976 Sp77 27
Russian Jews Under Czars & Soviets, The, rev. 2nd. Ed. Baron, Salo W. Macmillan 1976 W77 25
Boardwalk, The Kotlowitz, Robert Knopf 1976 Sp77 25
Survivor, The: An Anatomy of Life in the Death Camps Des Pres., Terrence Oxford University Press 1976 W76 18
New World for Simon Ashkenazy, A Markish, David Dutton 1976 F/M 92 20
My Fathers House Allon, Yigal, Yosef, Reuven Ben Norton 1976 W76 18
From the Backyard of the Diaspora Sklarew, Myra, Ratner, Phillip Dryad Press 1976 Sp76 23
Jewish Collection, The Goldberg, M. Hirsh Stein & Day 1976 M/J 92 27
Next Year in Jerusalem: Portraits of the Jew in the 20th Century Villiers, Douglas Viking Press 1976 Sp79 25
Bagel Baker of Mulliner Lane, The Blau, Judith Hope McGraw Hill 1976 F/M 92 20
Russians, The Smith, Hendrick Quadrangle 1976 Sp76 23
From the Backyard of the Diaspora: Poems with drawings Sklarew, Myra, Ratner, Phillip Dryad Press 1976 M/J 91 23
Hanukkah Fun Book: Puzzles, Riddles, Magic & More, A Adler, David A. Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Send for Haym Salomon Knight, Vick Bordon Publ. 1976 Sp77 32
Messengers of God: Biblical Portraits & Legends Wiesel, Elie Random House 1976 W76 19
Faith of Secular Jews, The Goodman, Saul L. Ktav 1976 W77 26
Happy is the Heart Birnback, Sarah Feldheim 1976 Sp77 30
Wanted!: The Search for Nazis in America Blum, Howard Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 27
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 Sp76 23
Zionism at the University: A Diary of the First Days Elath, Eliahu, Yitzhak, Michael Ben JPS 1976 W77 26
Of Pure Blood Hillel, Marc, Henry, Clarissa Simon & Schuster 1976 Sp77 28
Reaching Judgement at Nuremberg: the Untold Story of How the Nazi War Criminals Were Judged Smith, Bradley F. Basic Books 1976 Sp77 29
Differences of Ari Stein, The Herman, Charlotte, Schecter, Ben Harper & Row 1976 F/M 92 21
Perilous Passage Nicolaysen, Bruce Playboy Press 1976 Sp77 26
Orphans Tale, An Neugeboren, Jay Holt 1976 F/M 92 20
Chanukah Greenfeld, Howard Holt, Reinhart 1976 Sp77 31
Simon Boom Gets a Letter Suhl, Yuri Four Winds Press 1976 F/M 92 21
Humanizing Jewish Life: Judaism and the Human Potential Moement Elkins, Dov Peretz A.S. Barnes & Co. 1976 W76 18
Hit Team, The Tinnin, David B., Christensen, Dag Little, Brown and Co. 1976 W77 29
3:10 to Anywhere, The Rosten, Leo McGraw Hill 1976 M/J 91 23
Certain Magic, A Orgel, Doris Dial 1976 F/M 92 20
Reaching Judgment at Nuremberg: the Untold Story of How the Nazi War Criminals Were Judged Smith, Bradley F. Basic Books 1976 M/J 92 29
Ultimatum Trew, Anthony St. Martin's 1976 Sp77 26
Lekachmacher Family, The Richman, Carol Madrona 1976 Sp78 25
Chanukah Greenfeld, Howard Holt 1976 M/J 92 31
Judaism in America; From Curiosity to Third Faith Blau, Joseph Chicago History of American Religion Series University of Chicago Press 1976 W77 25
Yeshiva, The Grade, Chaim, Leviant, Curt Bobbs-Merrill 1976 Sp77 25
Bitter Herbs and Honey Cohen, Barbara Lothrop, Lee & Shepard 1976 W76 19
Bloody September Haddad, C. A. Harper & Row 1976 Sp77 25
Time to Be Born, A Time to Die, A Klein, Isaac United Synagogue of America 1976 Sp77 32
Naftali the Storyteller and His Horse, Sus, and Other Stories Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Zemach, Margot Farar, Straus & Giroux 1976 Sp77 31
House on the Roof: A Sukkot Story Adler, David A., Hirsch, Marily Bonim Books 1976 F/M 92 20
Jew or Juif? Jews, French Canadians and Anglo-Canadians, 1759-1914 Brown, Michael JPS 1976 S/O 87 6
Assyrian and Babylonian Chronicles (v. 5 of texts from cuneiform sources) Grayson, A. K. Augustin 1976 W78 26
Im O.K. Youre a Pain in the Neck Vorspan, Albert Doubleday 1976 Sp77 29
Taking Root Meltzer, Milton Farrar 1976 W76 19
Israel rev. ed. Benjamin, Nora Watts 1975 W75 29
Open the Gates Avriel, Ehud Atheneum 1975 W75 27
Palace of Shattered Vessels, The Shahar, David, Bilu, Hayla Houghton Mifflin 1975 W76 18
Jerusalem Windows, The, 2nd ed. Chagall, Marc, Leymarie, Jean George Braziller 1975 W 75 27
Passions Singer, Isaac Bashevis Farrar, Straus & Giroux 1975 W75 27
Fable of the Fig Tree, The Gross, Michael Walck 1975 W75 28
Tracing, Charting and Writing Your Family History Skalka, Lois Martin Pilot Industries 1975 W76 19
Haym Solomon, Libertys Son Milgrim, Shirley JPS 1975 Sp76 24
Open the Gates Avriel, Ehud Atheneum 1975 F/M 91 27
History of Anti-Semitism: Volume 3 From Voltaire to Wagner Poliakov, Leon, Kochan, Miriam Vanguard 1975 Sp78 24
Uri Geller: My Story Geller, Uri Praeger 1975 W75 29
Israel (Rev. ed.) Benjamin, Nora Watts 1975 F/M 91 29
War Against the Jews, The Dawidowicz, Lucy S. Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1975 W75 27
Jewish Radicals: From Czarist Shtetl to London Ghetto Fishman, William J. Pantheon Books 1975 S/O 85 4
Jews in Russia, The Israel, Gerard St. Martin's 1975 Sp76 22
Clown, The Corcoran, Barbara Atheneum 1975 W75 29
Jewish Liturgy: Prayer and Synagogue Service through the Ages Posner, Raphael Leon Amiel 1975 M/J 91 23
Lies My Father Told Me Allan, Norman Sitnet 1975 Sp76 24
Yom Kippur Plus 100 Days Jerusalem Post Staff Hart Publishing Co. 1975 W75 28
Unto Death: Two Novellas: Crusade and Late Love Oz, Amos, de Lange, Nicholas Harcourt 1975 Sp76 22
Cleft Roots Sion, Philip J. Priam Press 1975 Sp77 26
Escape King, Harry Houdini Ernst, John J. Prentice-Hall 1975 W76 20
Herzl Elon, Amos Holt 1975 W75 27
Jewish Liturgy: Prayer and Synagogue Service Through the Ages Posner, Raphael Leon Amiel 1975 Sp76 23
Dear Once Popkin, Zelda Lippincott 1975 Sp76 22
How Democracy Failed Switzer, Ellen Atheneum 1975 W75 29
My Life Meir, Golda G. P. Putnam's Sons 1975 Sp76 23
Shavuot Anthology, The Goodman, Philip JPS 1975 W75 28
Abu Trigoboff, Joseph Lothrop 1975 F/M 92 21