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The Gifts Of the Jews

The Gifts Of the Jews

by Thomas Cahill

The author of the runaway bestseller How the Irish Saved Civilization has done it again. In The Gifts of the Jews Thomas Cahill takes us on another enchanting journey into history, once again recreating a time when the actions of a small band of people had repercussions that are still felt today.The Gifts of the Jews reveals the critical change that made western civilization possible. Within the matrix of ancient religions and philosophies, life was seen as part of an endless cycle of birth and death;... Read more
Survival In Auschwitz

Survival In Auschwitz

by Primo Levi

If This Is a Man is a work of witness by the Italian author Primo Levi. It was influenced by his experiences in the concentration camp at Auschwitz during the Second World War. It can be described as a memoir or a personal narrative, but it goes beyond mere recollection by seeking to consider the human condition in all its extremes through the narrative form.
A History Of God

A History Of God

by Karen Armstrong

"Originally published in Great Britain by William Heinemann Ltd., London"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [427]-436) and index.
Constantine's Sword

Constantine's Sword

by James Carroll

“A rare book that combines searing passion with a subject that has affected all of our lives.”—Chicago Tribune   Novelist, cultural critic, and former priest James Carroll marries history with memoir as he maps the two-thousand-year course of the Church’s battle against Judaism and faces the crisis of faith it has sparked in his own life. “Fascinating, brave, and sometimes infuriating” (Time), this dark history is more than a chronicle of religion. It is the... Read more
My Grandfather's Blessings

My Grandfather's Blessings

by Rachel Naomi Remen

Rachel Naomi Remen, M.D. has been counseling those with chronic and terminal illness for more than twenty years. She is cofounder and medical director of the Commonweal Cancer Help Program in Bolinas, California, and is currently clinical professor of family and community medicine at the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine.
Six Days Of War

Six Days Of War

by Michael B Oren

Six Days of War: June 1967 and the Making of the Modern Middle East is a 2002 non-fiction book by American-Israeli historian Michael Oren, chronicling the events of the Six-Day War fought between Israel and its Arab neighbors. Widely praised by critics, the book won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for history and spent seven weeks on the New York Times Best Seller list.
When Bad Things Happen To Good People

When Bad Things Happen To Good People

by Harold S Kushner

Harold S. Kushner is the author of several bestselling books on coping with life's challenges. He has been honored by the Christophers as one of the fifty people who have made the world a better place. He is Rabbi Laureate of Temple Israel in Natick, Massachusetts.
The Warburgs

The Warburgs

by Ron Chernow

The Thirteenth Tribe

The Thirteenth Tribe

by Arthur Koestler

An Interrupted Life

An Interrupted Life

by Etty Hillesum

My Life

My Life

by Golda Meir

Peace Of Mind

Peace Of Mind

by Joshua Loth Liebman

A Vanished World

A Vanished World

by Roman Vishniac

Odyssey

Odyssey

by John Bierman

God In Search Of Man

God In Search Of Man

by Abraham Joshua Heschel

Wanderings

Wanderings

by Chaim Potok

Mystical Qabalah

Mystical Qabalah

by Dion Fortune

The Joys Of Yiddish

The Joys Of Yiddish

by Leo Rosten

A History Of the Jews

A History Of the Jews

by Paul Johnson

Judaica Books & Ephemera

My Father\'s House

My Father's House

by Allon, Yigal

Commentary

Commentary

by Podhoretz, Norman

A History of the Jews  (1967, Hardback) 5TH EDITION

A History of the Jews (1967, Hardback) 5TH EDITION

by Abram Leon Sachar

Alfred A. Knopf inc., 1967. 5th. hardcover. very good. price clipped
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$20.00
Tanakh The Holy Scriptures: The Jewish Bible The New JPS Translation According to the Traditional Hebrew Text (in English translation)

Tanakh The Holy Scriptures: The Jewish Bible The New JPS Translation According to the Traditional Hebrew Text (in English translation)

Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1985. Based on three decades of collaboration, research, and writing by rabbis and academic scholars, and representing the three largest branches of organized Judaism in America, this monumental new translation marries literary style with biblical scholarship for a clear, beautifully readable text. Although the copyright date is 1985, this later 14th Printing is in Brand New condition, with a Brand New dust jacket. The book is bound in a blue-gray cloth with... Read more
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$34.99
A STUDY OF MESSIANIC PROPHECY IN THE HOLY SCRIPTURES (For use with your Tanakh)

A STUDY OF MESSIANIC PROPHECY IN THE HOLY SCRIPTURES (For use with your Tanakh)

by Rock of Israel

Fairfield, OH: Rock of Israel, 1993. Paperback. 45p. A black softcover book in near-fine condition. Like-new apart from a former owner's private library stamps inside covers and on title page. Otherwise clean and tight. A Messianic Jewish publication.
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$15.00
Serbian Anti-Semitic Propaganda Pamphlet

Serbian Anti-Semitic Propaganda Pamphlet

[Belgrade], 1944. Illustrated wrappers. Octavo (10.5 x 15.5 cm). [4] pages; folded twice single sheet of paper. Text in Serbian. The pamphlet is torn along the main fold; edges are chipped.<br /> <br /> Serbian antisemitic propaganda pamphlet aims at the supposed Allied-Jewish conspiracy accusing "International Jewry" of plotting and extending World War II through its supposed control of Allied governments.<br /> <br /> Scarce; we cannot trace any copies in OCLC;... Read more
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$288.00
Solomon Gursky was here

Solomon Gursky was here

by Richler, Mordecai

Vintage, London, 1991. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. a nice clean copy with no damage to describe. Winner of the 1990 Commonwealth writers prize, shortlisted for the Booker prize, a rich, irreverent and exuberant comic masterpiece combining Jewish and Canadian myths First softcover edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s).... Read more
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AU$11.38
Great Ages and Ideas of the Jewish People (Modern Library Giant #G85.1)

Great Ages and Ideas of the Jewish People (Modern Library Giant #G85.1)

by SCHWARZ, Leo W. (editor)

New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket. [c.1966]. Hardcover. A Modern Library Giant edition offering the writings of six Jewish historians who describe the almost four-thousand-year history of the Jewish people. With entries by Yhezkel Kaufmann, Ralph Marcus, Salo W. Baron, Gerson D. Cohen, Abraham S. Halkan and Cecil Roth. Edited, with an introduction, by Leo W. Schwarz. --- In Toledano G6 spine / red cloth / gilt-stamped ML cover hex device / spine titling... Read more
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$16.00
Look Back with Pride: the St. Kilda Hebrew Congregation&#39;s First Century

Look Back with Pride: the St. Kilda Hebrew Congregation's First Century

by Rosenthal, Newman

Nelson, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 600 g; XVI, 184 pp., last two blank, preface by author, list of illustrations, appendix, glossary and index. Black and white photographic frontispiece, showing The Ark in the St. Kilda synagogue. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs and illustrations. Black coloured boards with gilt writing on spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing the St. Kilda synagogue, with red and white writing on the... Read more
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AU$15.02
The Lord Is My Shepherd: Meditations on the Theme of Bereavement and Consolation among Jewish People

The Lord Is My Shepherd: Meditations on the Theme of Bereavement and Consolation among Jewish People

by Rapaport, I, Rabbi Dr

H. & H. Bachrach Publishers, Melbourne, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Gedalia Shaiak. 570 g; 224 pages, last page being an apology for whatever printing errors may have crept into the book, from the author. Illustrated dust jacket. Traces of foxing to the top edge of the text block. Frontispiece photograph of the author. "Being a universal experience, quite naturally, the phenomenon of death has been considered also by non-Jewish people, many of whom have left... Read more
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AU$15.02
The Anti-Semitic Moment: A Tour of France in 1898

The Anti-Semitic Moment: A Tour of France in 1898

by Birnbaum, Pierre translated by Jane Marie Todd

New York: Hill & Wang, 2003 1st Am. ed. 388pp. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in poly cover.
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$6.99
Shadow Enemies: Hitler&#39;s Secret Terrorist Plot Against the United States

Shadow Enemies: Hitler's Secret Terrorist Plot Against the United States

by Abella, Alex; Gordon, Scot

The Lyons Press, Guilford, Connecticut, 2002. Second Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. 500 g; XVI, 320 pages, includes chapter notes, bibliography, index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout. "Here is the incredible story of one of Hitler's most diabolical plans: to wreak havoc and terror in America's cities through the hands of carefully trained German agents whose goal was to sabotage manufacturing... Read more
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AU$12.74
What is a Jewish home? An introduction to the basic concepts of Judaism

What is a Jewish home? An introduction to the basic concepts of Judaism

by Coleman, Rabbi Dr Shalom

Perth Hebrew Congregation, Perth, 1978. First Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition. signed by the author, and with an inscription on the inside of the front cover dated November 5, 1981 wishing Mazel tov on a wedding and then signed by the author with the title Chief Rabbi. A surprisingly simple, straightforward guide to various facets of Jewish household and family life. The book unlike many others on the subject goes straight to the relevant citation and then offers a short... Read more
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AU$36.40
Eshkol of Israel; The Man and the Nation

Eshkol of Israel; The Man and the Nation

by Prittie, Terence

Museum Press, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 850 g; XIV, 370 pages, last two pages blank, 16 pages of black-and-white photographs and maps, bibliography, index. Original illustrated dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed across both top and bottom edges, and has been creased on the front fold over. The original bookseller's sticker is at the top of the front free end page. This biography of Levi Eshkol, Prime... Read more
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AU$20.02
The Voices of Masada

The Voices of Masada

by Kossoff, David

Vallentine, Mitchell, London, 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: maps & drawings. Bound in original hardcover binding with illustrated dustwrapper, which has tears on the top edge of the front panel, and on the bottom edge. The front foldover is rubbed and creased. Illustrated with drawings and maps rendered by the author, the author has written a story of the last 7 years of the Jewish Revolt against the Romans. Size: 8vo - over... Read more
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AU$20.02
Remnants. The Last Jews of Poland.

Remnants. The Last Jews of Poland.

by Niezabitowska, Malgorzata

Y: Friendly Press, N, (1986).. A Very Good (+), clean, tight copy in a Very Good (+) Dust Jacket. Not price-clipped, not an ex library copy. . Photographs in color by Tomasz Tomaszewski. Translated by William Brand and Hanna Dobosiewicz. Red cloth hardcover binding, quarto. 272 pages, including Glossary and Chronology. End papers and map of Poland in black and white.
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$17.50
Jewish Settlers in Australia

Jewish Settlers in Australia

by Price, Charles A. & Wilson, Lilian and & Tyler, Elizabeth

the Australian National University, Canberra, 1964. Reissued. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 175 g; 56, [ 48 ] pages, includes XIII appendices, maps, charts, and chapter notes. This copy Of the Social Science Monograph Number 23 which was first published in the Australian Jewish historical Society, journals and proceedings (volume V, part VIII), came from the estate of associate Professor Julian Phillips lecturer at law, Melbourne University, and has had some yellow highlighting. a... Read more
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AU$15.02
Chutzpah

Chutzpah

by Dershowitz, Alan M

Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1991. Reprint. Hardcover (1/4 Boards 3/4 Boards). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. acknowledgements, introduction by author, notes and index. Between pages 182 and 183 there are eight pages of black and white photography. 1/4 black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles. 3/4 red coloured boards with self embossed publisher's logo to the front panel. Colour photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front... Read more
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AU$12.74
Righteous Gentile:The Shocking True Story of Raoul Wallenberg, Missing Hero of the Holocaust

Righteous Gentile:The Shocking True Story of Raoul Wallenberg, Missing Hero of the Holocaust

by John Bierman

Pocket intact, else content appears as unread and unblemished with black boards displaying Minimal surface/edge wear, with DJ displaying minor surface/edge wear as shown. Taped ID at Heel of spine. A biography of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, who was posted to Budapest in 1944 and helped resist Eichmann's attempt at deporting the Jews of Hungary, and saved many of them by getting them Swedish passports. Taken prisoner by the Russians when they occupied Hungary towards the end of the... Read more
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$99.99
ISRAEL DIARY

ISRAEL DIARY

by BLOOMFIELD, Bernard M

1950. BLOOMFIELD, Bernard M. ISRAEL DIARY. Illustrated. NY: Crown Publishers, [1950]. 8vo., tan cloth in dust jacket; 182 pages. First Edition. A diary-type, first-hand look at the new nation of Israel through letters to the author's wife, Nery (sometimes spelled Neri) Judith Loewy, who was an ardent Zionist, and notes taken on his travels there. Signed presentation from Bloomfield, to his wife, on the front endpaper: "To my dear Nery, to whom I wrote the letters which formed the basis of this... Read more
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$150.00
Riders Towards The Dawn From Holocaust to Hope

Riders Towards The Dawn From Holocaust to Hope

by Friedlander, Albert H

New York: Continuum. 1994. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 328 pages. . 1st US Edition. Hardback.
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AU$25.00
To Be a Jew A Guide to Jewish Observance in Contemporary Life

To Be a Jew A Guide to Jewish Observance in Contemporary Life

by Hayim Halevy Donin

An essential guide to Jewish ritual life. Reading copy. text is unmarked. Stain on flyleaf. DJ is torn and chipped.
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$6.95
The Origin and Meaning of Hasidism

The Origin and Meaning of Hasidism

by Buber, Martin

Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Humanities Press International, Inc. 1989. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Translated and edited by Maurice Friedman. New Introduction by David B. Burrell. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 254 pages. . Reprint. Softcover.
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AU$20.00
As for Me - My Prayer: A Commentary on the Daily Prayers

As for Me - My Prayer: A Commentary on the Daily Prayers

by Mindel, Nissan

Merkos L'inyonei Chinuch, Inc., 1978. Ex-library, but only bearing a card envelope affixed to the rear endpaper and some adhesive removal scuffs at the left front and right rear of the jacket. Pages are otherwise crisp, bright, and clean, with no owners' or use marks; binding is tight, hard cover a bit rubbed at the corners but otherwise excellent. Dustjacket bears numerous chips and very short edge tears, particularly at spine ends and bottom front edge, as well as a short, open tear at the top... Read more
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$10.00
The Man in the Gray Flannel Skirt

The Man in the Gray Flannel Skirt

by Goulian, Jon-Jon

Crawley: University of Western Australia Press. 2011. Very Good condition. Reading creasing to rear cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xxix, 294 pages A memoir of androgyny: a vibrant, funny and heartwarming story of an outcast who became the odd man in. . 1st Edition. Trade Paperback.
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AU$12.00
Arms Control in the Middle East.

Arms Control in the Middle East.

by Gold, Dore

Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1991. Book. Very good+ condition. Paperback. First Edition. Octavo (8vo). [vi], 160 pages of text. Paperback binding with minimal shelfwear. The text is clean and unmarked. Co-published with The Jerusalem Press. Contributions by numerous contributors. First edition..
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$30.00
Catalogue of an Exhibition of Anglo-Jewish Art and History: in commemoration of the tercentenary of the resettlement of the Jews in the Bitish Isles

Catalogue of an Exhibition of Anglo-Jewish Art and History: in commemoration of the tercentenary of the resettlement of the Jews in the Bitish Isles

by Tercentenary of Resettlement of Jews in the British Isles Exhibition Committee

Tercentenary of Resettlement of Jews in the British Isles Exhibition Committee, London, 1956. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A nice clean copy showing no damage and no annotations. At the end of the book in addition to her Majesty the Queen there is a list of exhibitors and an index. Amazingly for an art exhibition, there is not one illustration within the book! Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity... Read more
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AU$15.02