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
Complete International Jewish Cookbook, The Rose, Evelyn St. Martin's 1976 Sp77 29
Complete Jewish Party Music Collection, The (AUDIO) s.n. M/J 93 19
Complete Mesillat Yesharim: Dialogue and Thematic Versions Luzzatto, Moshe Hayyim Ofeq Institute 2007 M/J 08 38
Complete Passover Cookbook, The AvRutick, Frances R. S/O 81 13
Complete Story of Passover Mindel, Nissan, Schwartz, Michel Merkos L'inyonei Chinuch 1984 M/J 85 5
Complete Story of Purim Mindel, Nissan F/M 83 5
Complete Story of Tishrei Mindel, Nissan N/D 82 6
Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of Hebrew, A Klein, Ernest D. Macmillan 1987 S/O 89 8
Comprehensive Guide to Childrens Literature with a Jewish Theme Davis, Enid Schocken 1981 W 82 13
Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary = Arumnemik Yiddish-English verterbukh Beinfeld, Solon, Bochner, Harry Indiana University Press 2013 S/O13 21
Compulsion: A Novel. Levin, Meyer Fig Tree Books 2015 S/O 2015 24 Gremillion, Yossi
Concise Encyclopedia of Jewish Music Nulman, Macy McGraw Hill 1975 Sp77 30
Concise History of the Third Reich, A Benz, Wolfgang, Dunlap, Thomas University of California Press 2006 S/O 06 35-36
Concrete Solution Gordon, Paul Samson Publishing 2001 M/J 01 13
Condition Black Seymour, Gerald Morrow 1990 S/O 92 22
Confessions of a Clost Catholic Littman, Sarah Darer Dutton 2005 S/O 05 17-18
Confidential Klezmer (SOUND) Cuniot, Denis Buda Musique 2007 F/M 09 22
Conflicting Visions Hartman, David Pantheon 1990 F/M 91 18
Conflicts and Contradictions Benvenisti, Meron Random House 1986 A/M 86 3
Conflicts of the Middle East Downing, David World Almanacs Library of the Middle East World Almanac Library 2007 S/O 07 22-23
Conflicts of the Middle East Downing, David World Almanac Library of the Middle East Series World Almanac Library 2007 N/D 07 20-21
Confrontation at Concordia (VIDEO) Himel, Martin Alden Films 2003 S/O 04 10
Confrontation: The Middle East and World Politics Laqueur, Walter Bantam 1974 D 74 29
Confronting the Holocaust Rosenfeld, Alvin O 79 6
Confused Hanukkah: An Original Story of Chelm; A Koons, Jon, Schindler, S. D. Dutton 2004 N/D 04 19
Congregation, The Levine, Morton, Kanto, Hal Putnam's Sons 1985 N/D 86 6
Connecting Histories: A Comparative Exploration of African-Caribbean and Jewish History and Memory in Modern Britain Romain, Gemma Kegan Paul 2006 N/D 07 35
Connecting the Covenants: Judaism and the Search for Christian Identity in Eighteenth-Century England Ruderman, David B. University of Pennsylvania Press 2007 F/M 08 43-44
Conscience and Courage: Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust Fogelman, Eva Anchor 1994 M/J 95 17
Conscience: The Duty to Obey and the Duty to Disobey Schulweis, Harold M. Jewish Lights Publishing 2008 F/M 09 18
Conscientious Objectors in Israel: Citizenship, Sacrifice, Trials of Fealty Weiss, Erica University of Pennsylvania Press 2014 N/D 2015 40 Smith, Sonia
Conscious Community: A Guide to Inner Work Shapira, Kalonymus Kalman, Cohen-Kiener, Andrea Aronson 1996 F/M 97 8
Conservative Judaism: Our Ancestors to our Descendants Dorff, Elliot N. Department of Youth Activities, United Synagogue of America 1977 Sp78 22
Conservative Movement in Judaism: Dilemmas and Opportunities, The Elazar, Daniel J., Geffen, Rela Mintz SUNY Series in American Jewish Society in the 1990s SUNY Press 2000 F/M 01 4
Conservative Movement in Judaism: Dilemmas and Opportunities, The Elazar, Daniel J., Geffen, Rela Mintz SUNY Series in American Jewish Society in the 1990s SUNY Press 2000 M/J 01 41797
Conspiracy of Blood and Smoke Blankman, Anne Balzer + Bray 2015 F/M 16 38 Krasner, Barbara
Conspiracy of Indifference: The Reaoul Wallenberg Story, A Gersten, Alan Xlibris Corporation 2001 F/M 02 21
Conspiracy of the Righteous: The Silence of the Village of Prelenfrey-du-Gud Saved Jewish Children and Adults in 1944, The Klugman, David s.n. 1995 M/J 96 10
Consuming Fire, A: Encounters with Elie Wiesel and the Holocaust Roth, John K. John Knox Press 1979 Sp80 16
Contemporary Biomedical Ethical Issues and Jewish Law Rosner, Fred Ktav 2006 S/O 07 53
Contemporary Eruv: Eruvin in Modern Metropolitan Areas, The Bechhofer, Yosef Gavriel Feldheim 1998 S/O 98 41797
Contemporary Halakhic Problems Bleich, J. David Contemporary Halakhic Problems; vol. VI Ktav 2012 S/O12 27
Contemporary Jewish American Writers and the Multicultural Dilemma: The Return of the Exiled Furman, Andrew Syracuse University Press 2000 N/D 01 7
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Austria: An Anthology Lorenz, Dagmar C. G. University of Nebraska Press 1999 S/O 00 15
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Brazil: An Anthology Vieira, Nelson Jewish Writing in the Contemporary World University of Nebraska Press 2009 S/O 10 27
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Britain and Ireland: An Anthology Cheyette, Brayn University of Nebraska Press 1998 N/D 98 11
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Canada: an Anthology Greenstein, Michael University of Nebraska Press 2004 S/O 04 8
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Hungary: An Anthology Suleiman, Susan Rubin, Forgecs, Eva Jewish Writing in the Contemporary World Series University of Nebraska Press 2003 S/O 04 41892
Contemporary Jewish Writing in Sweden: An Anthology Stenberg, Peter Jewish Writings in the Contemporary World University of Nebraska Press 2004 M/J 05 30-31
Contemporary Jewish-American Dramatists and Poets: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook Shatzky, Joel, Taub, Michael Greenwood 1999 S/O 00 20, 31
Contemporary Jewish-American Novelists: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook Shatzky, Joel, Taub, Michael Greenwood 1997 N/D 97 41797
Contemporary Jewry: Studies in Honor of Moshe Davis Institute of Contemporary Jewry 1984 F/M 87 4
Contemporary Middle East: A Documentary History, The Felton, John CQ Press 2008 M/J 08 30
Contemporary Orthodox Judaisms Response to Modernity Freundel, Barry Ktav 2004 F/M 05 14, 16
Contemporary Portrayals of Auschwitz: Philosophical Challenges Rosenberg, Alan, Watson, James R., Linke, Detlef Humanity Books 2000 S/O 00 18
Contested Creations in the Book of Job: the World-as-It-Ought-and-Ought-Not-to-Be Pelham, Abigail Brill 2012 FM13 33-34
Contested Holiness: Jewish, Muslim, and Christian Perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem Gonen, Rivka Ktav 2003 F/M 04 16-17
Controversy and Crisis: Studies in the History of the Jews of Modern Britain Alderman, Geoffrey Judaism and Jewish Life Academic Studies Press 2008 F/M 09 7
Convenantal Imperatives: Esays on Jewish Law, Thought and Community Wurzburger, Walter S., Jacobs, Eliezer L., Carmy, Shalom Urim 2008 M/J 09 30
Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism, A Goldstein, Phyllis Facing History and Ourselves National Foundation 2012 M/J 12 28
Conversation with Spinoza: A Cobweb Novel Smilevaski, Goce, Korenski, Filip Writings from an Unbound Europe Northwestern University Press 2005 N/D 06 26
Conversations with Chaim Potok Potok, Chaim, Walden, Daniel University of Mississippi Press 2001 F/M 02 24
Conversations with Dvora: An Experimental Biography of the First Modern Hebrew Woman Writer Lieblich, Amia, Seidman, Naomi, Kronfeld, Chana University of California Press 1996 S/O 97 12
Conversations with Elie Wiesel Wiesel, Elie, Heffner, Richard D., Vinciguerra, Thomas J. Schocken Books 2001 N/D 02 16
Conversations with God: Prayers for Jewish Women. Koval, Ruchi Mosaica Press 2016 S/O 2016 8 Pinchuck, Chava
Conversion Crisis, The Feldman, Emanuel, Wolowelsky, Joel B. Ktav 1990 M/J 91 9
Conversion to Judaism: A Guidebook Epstein, Lawrence J. Aronson 1994 N/D 94 7
Conversos and Moriscos in Late Medieval Spain and Beyond: The Morisco Issue, The Ingram, Kevin Studies in Medieval and Reformation Traditions Brill 2012 N/D13 29
Converting Masters: World Famous Masterpieces with a Jewish Twist Etsy Frankel-Fersel Menorah Books 2016 F/ M 2017 6 Nira Wolfe
Converts to Judaism: Stories from Biblical Times to Today. Epstein, Lawrence J. Rowman & Littlefield 2015 S/O 2016 5 Silverburg, Sanford R.
Cook Book, The Har Zion Temple Sisterhood s.n. 1978 W 80 18
Cookbook of the Jews of Greece, The Stavroulakis, Nicholas Aronson 1996 S/O 96 41955
Cooking the Israeli Way Wolfe, Robert L., Wolf, Diane L. Lerner 1986 S/O 86 5
Cooking the Israeli Way Bacon, Josephine Lerner 2002 N/D 02 23
Cookmaktes Weiss, Elizabeth, Laskey, Joan Ellen Macrae 1973 Sp 75 29
Cool Jew: The Ultimate Guide for Every Member of the Trible Klug, Lisa Alcalay Andrew Mmeel Publishing 2008 F/M 09 13
Coping with Death Rabb, Robert A. Richards Rosen Press 1978 Sp78 24
Copycat Subar, Leah Targum Press 2009 S/O 09 19
Corner of the Tapestry: A History of the Jewish Experience in Arkansas, A LeMaster, Carolyn Gray University of Arkansas Press 1994 S/O 94 8
Correspondence of Walter Benjamin and Gershom Scholem, 1932-1940, The Scholem, Gershom, Gary Smith, Lefevere, Andrew Harvard Univeristy Press 1992 F/M 93 22
Costume for Noah: A Purim Story, A Topek, Susan Remick, Springer, Susan Kar-Ben 1995 M/J 96 13
Could Anything Be Worse? A Yiddish Tale Hirsch, Marily Holiday 1974 Sp 75 27
Count with Mendel Cisner, Naftali Judaica Press 2003 S/O 03 48
Count Your Way Through Israel Heskine, Jim, Hanson, Rick Carolrhoda Books 1990 F/M 91 22-23
Counterlife, The Roth, Philip Farrar 1987 N/D 87 7
Countries Around the World: Israel Throp, Claire Heinemann Library 2012 M/J13 11
Counts Hanukkah Countdown, The Balsley, Tilda, Fischer, Ellen, Leigh, Tom Kar-Ben 2012 N/D12 7
Courage & Defiance: Stories of Spies, Saboteurs, and Survivors in World War II Denmark Hopkinson, Deborah Scholastic Press 2015 N/D 2016 6 Eskin, Marcie
Courageous Teen Resisters: Primary Sources from the Holocaust Byers, Anne True Stories of Teens in the Holocaust Enslow 2010 S/O 10 17
Court Jesters, The Dagan, Avigdor JPS 1990 S/O 90 16
Court of Blue Shadows Allington, Maynard Brasseys 1995 S/O 95 9
Covenant & Conversation: A Weekly Reading of the Jewish Bible: Genesis, The Book of Beginnings Sacks, Jonathan Israel Maggid Books 2009 F/M 10 38
Covenant of Creatures: Levinass Philosophy of Judaism, A Fagenblat, Michael Stanford University Press 2010 N/D 10 18
Covenantal Imperatives: Essays on Jewish Law, Thought and Community Wurzburger, Walter S., Jacobs, Eliezer L., Carmy, Shalom Urim 2008 M/J 09 30
Cracking of the Heart, A Horowitz, David Regnery Publishing 2009 M/J 10 33
Craft and Culture of the Ancient Hebrews, The Jovinelly, Joann, Netelkos, Jason Rosen 2002 M/J 02 21
Crafting the 613 Commandments: Maimonides on the enumeration, classification and formulation of the scriptural commandments Friedberg, Albert D. Academic Studies Press 2013 N/D 14 20 Belinfante, Randall C.
Crafts for Hanukkah Ross, Kathy Millbrook Press 1996 S/O 98 31-32
Crafts of Israel Dayan, Ruth Macmillan 1974 D 74 27
Crash Course in Jewish History: From Abraham to Modern Israel Spiro, Ken Targum Press 2010 S/O 10 38