Book Review Index


Please note that this index does not link to the full text of the book reviews.
Digital copies of AJL Reviews are available back to the Nov/Dec 2007 issue of the AJL Newsletter.
Earlier print back issues are housed in Cincinnati, OH at the Hebrew Union College Library.

Title Author/Editor Series Publisher Year Issue P Review Author
Annies Shabbat Lamstein, Sarah Marwil Albert Whitman 1997 F/M 98 15
Annuskas Voyage Tarbescu, Edith, Dabcovich, Lydia Clarion Books 1998 M/J 99 19
Another Desert: Jewish Poetry of New Mexico Logghe, Joan, Sagan, Miriam Sherman Asher Publishing 1998 F/M 01 8
Another Desert: Jewish Poetry of New Mexico Logghe, Joan, Sagan, Miriam Sherman Asher Publishing 1998 M/J 01 8
Another Kind of Witness Stehle, Bernard F. JPS 1988 N/D 88 8
Another Me Wiseman, Eva Tundra 2016 S/O 2016 34 Dublin, Anne
Another Time Jacobson, Sidney St. Martin's 1989 M/J 90 13-14
Another Time, Another Place: A Neighborhood Remembered Chatanow, Gerald, Schwartz, Bernard Xlibris Corp 2000 S/O 01 41892
Answered Prayer and Other Yemenite Folktales, The Gold, Sharlya, Caspi, Michael Maswan, Wunsch, Marjory JPS 1990 S/O 90 12
Answering a Question with a Question: Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Jewish Thought: a Tradition of Inquiry, v.2 Aron, Lewis, Henik, Libby Academic Studies Press 2015 F/M 16 2 Stuhlman, Daniel D.
Anthology on Armed Jewish Resistance 1939-1945 Kowalski, Isaac Jewish Combatants Publishers House 1985 F/M 85 5
Anthonius Mararitha and the Jewish Faith: Jewish Life and Conversion in Sixteenth-Century Germany Walton, MIchael T. Wayne State University Press 2012 N/D13 41
Anti-Defamation Leagues Hate Hurts: How Children Learn and Unlearn Prejudice, The Stern-LaRosa, Caryl, Bettmann, Ellen Hofheimer Scholastic 2000 M/J 02 15
Anti-Semitism Patterson, Charles s.n. N/D 82 6
Anti-Semitism and its Metaphysical Origins. Patterson, David Cambridge University Press 2015 S/O 2015 16 Ben-Gad, Shmuel
Anti-Semitism in the Third Reich Graml, Hermann, Kird, Tim Blackwell 1992 F/M 93 23
Anti-Semitism: Jewish Immigrants Seek Safety in America (1881-1914) Pressberg, Dava Rosen Publishing Group 2016 M/J 2016 13 Bloomfield, Kathy
Antisemitic Myths: A Historical and Contemporary Anthology Perry, Marvin, Schweitzer, Frederick M. Indiana University Press 2007 F/M 09 16
Antisemitism, the Generic Hatred: Essays in Memory of Simon Wiesenthal Fineberg, Michael, Samuels, Shimon, Weitzman, Mark Vallentine Mitchell 2007 N/D 07 29
Antisemitism: Its History and Causes Lazare, Bernard University of Nebraska Press 1995 F/M 96 10
Antonios Devils: Writers of the Jewish Enlightenment and the Birth of Modern Hebrew and Yiddish Literature Dauber, Jeremy Stanford University Press 2004 F/M 05 13-14
Anwar Sadat and Menachem Begin: Negotiating Peace in the Middle East Wagner, Heather Lehr Modern Peacemaker Series Chelsea House 2007 S/O 07 23
Anya Schaeffer, Susan Fromberg Macmillan 1974 D 74 26-27
Anyas Echoes: A Novel Schachter, Esty Fithian Press 2004 M/J 04 37
Anzac Zionist Hero: The Life of Lieutenant-Colonel Eliazar Margolin, An Gouttman, Rodney Vallentine Mitchell 2006 M/J 07 24-25
Apocalypse, Prophecy and Pseudepigraphy: on Jewish Apocalyptic Literature Collins, John J. William B. Eerdmans 2015 N/D 2016 13-14 Quinn, Arthur G.
Apple Pie and Onions Caseley, Judith Greenwillow Books 1987 F/M 88 7
Apple Trees Discovery, The Schram, Peninnah, Davis, Rachayl Eckstein, Lee, Wendy W. Kar-Ben 2012 M/J 12 9
Apples and Honey Holub, Joan, Po, Cary Puffin Books 2003 F/M 04 35-36
Apples and Honey: A Rosh Hashanah Story Zucker, Jonny, Cohen, Jan Barger Barrons Educational Festival Time Series Barron's Educational Festival Time Series 2002 M/J 03 31
Apples and Pomegranates: A Family Seder for Rosh Hashannah Musleah, Rahel, Jarrett, Judy Kar-Ben 2004 S/O 04 48
Apples of Gold in Filigrees of Silver: Jewish Writing in the Eye of the Spanish Inquisition Nepaulsingh, Colbert I. s.n. 1995 F/M 96 11
Apprentices Masterpiece, The Little, Melanie Annick Press 2008 S/O 08 51
Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz, The Richler, Mordecai s.n. D 74 26
Approaching an Auschwitz Survivor: Holocaust Testimony and Its Transformations Matthaus, Jurgen Oxford University Press 2009 M/J 10 36
Approaching God: The Way of Abraham Joshua Heschel Merkle, John C. Liturgical Press 2009 M/J 10 36
Arab and Jew: Woudned Spirits in a Promised Land Shipler, David K. Times Books 1986 F/M 87 41797
Arab Employment in Israel: The Quest for Equal Employment Opportunity Wolkinson, Benjamin W. Greenwood 1999 S/O 00 32
Arab in Israeli Literature, The Ramras-Rauch, Gilla Indiana University Press 1989 F/M 90 18
Arab Jews: A Postcolonial Reading of Natioanlism, Religion, and Ethnicity, The Shenhav, Yehouda Stanford University Press 2006 M/J 07 29
Arab-Israeli Conflict and Conciliation: A Documentary History Reich, Bernard Praeger 1995 M/J 96 6
Arab-Israeli Conflict, The Worth, Richard Marshall Cavendish 2007 M/J 07 16
Arab-Israeli Conflict, The Gaughen, Shasta Greenhaven Press 2004 S/O 04 51
Arab-Israeli Conflict, The Senker, Cath Questioning History Series Smart Apple Media 2004 F/M 05 33
Arab-Israeli Conflict: A History, The Lesch, David W. Oxford University Press 2008 F/M 09 14-15
Arab-Israeli Conflict: The 1948 War, The Karsh, Efraim Essential Histories: War and Conflicts in Modern Times Series Rosen 2009 F/M 10 9
Arab-Israeli Wars Herzog, Chaim M/J 83 3
Arabic Translation and Commentary of Yefet ben Eli the Karaite on the Abraham Narratives (Genesis 11:10-25:18), The Zawanowska, Marzena Brill 2012 FM13 39-40
Aramaic Bowl Spells: Jewish Babylonian Aramaic Bowls Shaked, Shaul, Bhayro, Siam, Ford , James Nathan Magical and Religious Literature of Late Antiquity, 1 Brill 2013 N/D13 37
Archaeology and the Biblical Record Alpert, Bernard, Alpert, Fran Hamilton Books 2012 M/J13 16
Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls, The Magness, Jodi Studies in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature Eerdmans 2002 F/M 03 36
Architects, The Heym, Stefan Northwestern University Press 2006 S/O 06 31
Archive Thief: The Man who Salvaged French Jewish History in the Wake of the Holocaust Leff, Lisa Moses Oxford University Press 2015 S/O 2015 12 Chesner, Michelle
Archives in the Church or Synagogue Library Ling, Evelyn R. s.n. N/D 81 11
Archivist: A Novel, The Cooley, Martha Little, Brown 1998 S/O 98 31
Are You Alone On Purpose? Werlin, Nancy Houghton Mifflin 1994 F/M 95 11
Are You Alone On Purpose? Werlin, Nancy Speak 1994 F/M 08 13, 15
Argentina & the Jews: A History of Jewish Immigration Avni, Haim, Brand, Gila University of Alabama Press 1991 S/O 91 17
Argentina, Israel, and the Jews: Peron, the Eichmann Capture and After Rein, Raanan, Grenzeback, Martha University Press of Maryland 2002 S/O 04 22
Arguing with the Storm: Stroies by Yiddish Women Writers Tregebov, Rhea Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2008 M/J 09 33
Arguments for the Sake of Heaven Sacks, Jonathan Emergeng Trends in Traditional Judaism Aronson 1991 M/J 91 15
Ariel Sharon Crompton, Samuel Willard Modern World Leaders Series Chelsea House 2007 S/O 07 41923
Ariel Sharon Finkelstein, Norman H. Lerner 2005 S/O 05 18-19
Ariel, Capital of Samaria Levin, Esther s.n. 1990 N/D 92 24
Arise! Arise! Deborah, Ruth and Hannah Band, Debra, Band, Arnold J. Honeybee in the Garden 2012 S/O13 19
Aristotles Children: How Christians, Muslims, and Jews Rediscovered Ancient Wisdom and Illuminated the Dark Ages Rubenstein, Richard E. Harcourt 2003 F/M 04 19
Ark, The Reinhart, Matthew Simon & Schuster 2005 S/O 05 9
Army Fatigues: Joining Israels army of International Volunteers Werner, Mark Devorah 2008 N/D 08 23
Around Sarahs Table: Ten Hasidic Women Share Their Stories of Life, Faith, and Tradition Zakutinsky, Rivka Free Press 2001 M/J 02 16
Around the Clock: A Jewish Child Learns to Tell Time Werner, Aviva Feldheim 2014 M/J 15 16 Levine, Joyce
Around the Family Table: A Comprehensive "Bencher" and Companion ofr Shabbat and Festival Meals and Other Family Occasions Riskin, Shlomo Urim 2005 M/J 05 41-42
Around the Shabbat Table David, Aryeh Ben Aronson 2000 F/M 01 6
Around the Shabbat Table David, Aryeh Ben Aronson 2000 M/J 01 6
Around the Shabbos Table Berman, Seryl, Binus, Ari Hachai 2009 F/M 09 45
Around the Table: Family Stories of Sholom Aleichem Aleichem, Sholem, Shevrin, Aliza Scribner's 1991 S/O 92 22
Arrogant Ari Learns A Lesson Golding, Goldie, Horen, Michael Art Scroll MIDDOS Books Mesorah 1988 M/J 89 11
Ars Judaica The Bar Ilan-Journal of Jewish Art Yaniva, Bracha Department of Jewish Art, Bar-Ilan University S/O 07 56
Art Against the Odds: From Slave Quilts to Prison Paintings Rubin, Susan Goldman Crown 2004 N/D 04 13
Art and Politics of Arthur Szyk, The Luckert, Steven University of Washington Press 2002 S/O 02 23, 32
Art from the Ashes Langer, Lawrence L. Oxford University Press 1995 M/J 95 17
Art of Being Jewish in Modern Times, The Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara, Karp, Jonathan University of Pennsylvania Press 2008 S/O 08 7
Art of Dialogue in Jewish Philosophy, The Hughes, Aaron W. Indiana University Press 2008 M/J 08 35
Art of Public Prayer, The Hoffman, Lawrence A. s.n. N/D 89 13
Art of Public Prayer: Not for Clergy Only, The (2nd ed) Hoffman, Lawrence A. Skylight Paths 1999 S/O 00 13
Art of the Holocaust Blatter, Janet s.n. M/J 82 2
Arthur Szyk: Artist, Jew, Pole Andsell, Joseph P The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization 2004 M/J 06 22
Artist, The Garbo, Norman s.n. S 78 1
Artless Jew: Medieval and Modern Affirmations and Denials of the Visual, The Bland, Kalman P. Princeton University Press 2000 F/M 02 18
ArtScroll Childrens Book of Ruth, The Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova Mesorah 2005 M/J 06 8
ArtScroll Childrens Book of Yonah, The Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova Mesorah 2006 N/D 06 6
ArtScroll Childrens Tehillim Blitz, Shumuel, Katz, Tova Mesorah 2008 F/M 09 38-39
As a Driven Leaf Steinberg, Milton Aronson 1987 N/D 87 15
As Big As an Egg: A Story About Giving Sandman, Rochel, Zakashanskaya, Chana Hachai 1995 N/D 95 15
As Good As Anybody: Martin Luther King Jr. and Abraham Joshua Heschels Amazing March Toward Freedom Michelson, Richard, Colon, Raul Knopf 2008 M/J 08 8
As It Is Written Coyle, Pamela Pamela Coyle 2000 S/O 02 19
As Light Before Dawn: The Inner World of a Medieval Kabbalist Fishbane, Eitan P. Studies in Jewish History and Culture Stanford University Press 2009 F/M 10 34
As the Rabbis Taught: Studies in the Aggados of the Talmud - Tractate Megillah Landesman, Dovid Aronson 1996 F/M 97 3
As We See Ourselves: Jewish Women in Nursing Benson, Evelyn Rose Center Nursing Publishing 2001 S/O 02 18-19
Asad: The Sphinx of Damascus s.n. N/D 88 6
Ascending Jacobs Ladder: Jewish Views of Angels, Demons, and Evil Spirits Isaacs, Ronald H. Aronson 1998 S/O 98 12