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EN4 320 BEN GURION LOOKS BACK PEARLMAN, MOSHE ELAINE LEE   A PORTRAIT OF THE FIRST PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL, BASED ON A SERIES OF INTERVIEWS. © 1965
EN4 333 END OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE FRIEDMAN, GEORGE DOROTHY MILLER THE AUTHOR, A SOCIOLOGIST, CONSIDERS THE CHARACTER OF THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL, THE PROBLEMS CONFRONTING IT, AND THE FUTURE OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE. © 1967
EN4 334 CURIOSITIES OF THE SELF ILLUSIONS WE HAVE ABOUT OURSELVES REIK, THEODORE BLOSSOM SCHECHTER A STUDY OF THE INNER SELF AND A METHOD FOR UNDERSTANDING ONE'S OWN PERSONALITY, MOTIVATIONS, AND EMOTIONS.
EN4 335 JEW IN THE LITERATURE OF ENGLAND MODDER, FRANK MONTAGU POLITZINER, MRS. S.  THIS BOOK EXPLORES THE ROLE OF THE JEW IN ENGLISH LITERATURE FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE END OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. © 1939
EN4 337 KIDDUSH HA-SHEM AN EPIC OF 1648 ASCH, SHOLEM ARLENE RICHARDS A NOVEL ABOUT ORTHODOX JEWISH LIFE AND THE PERSECUTION OF JEWS IN RUSSIA DURING THE 1648 COSSACK ATTACK LED BY CHMIELNITZKI.
EN4 343 GATES OF THE FOREST WIESEL, ELIE MRS. IRVING KLAUS A NOVEL ABOUT A CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVOR WHO IS BESET BY THE QUESTION OF HOW TO LIVE IN A WORLD WHICH HE BELIEVES HAS BEEN ABANDONED BY GOD. 
EN4 345 THEY FOUGHT BACK THE STORY OF JEWISH RESISTANCE IN NAZI EUROPE SUHL, YURI BEATRICE TROKEL AN ANTHOLOGY OF ACCOUNTS BY SURVIVORS AND HISTORIANS OF JEWISH RESISTANCE IN NAZI EUROPE DURING THE HOLOCAUST. © 1967
EN4 349 MEET THE FOLKS LEVENSON, SAM IRVING W. KRAMER AN EARLY COMPILATION OF HUMOROUS OBSERVATIONS OF THE AMERICAN JEWISH JOKE, AND A SESSION WITH ONE OF AMERICAN JEWRY'S BEST JOKESTERS. © 1946
EN4 351 SEVEN DAYS OF MOURNING SIMCKES, L. S. LILA SAVADA  A NOVEL OF FAMILY STRIFE DEALING PARTICULARLY WITH THE TWO CHILDREN: A MARRIED DAUGHTER WHOSE MARRIAGE THE FAMILY DISAPPROVES OF AND HER INVALID SIBLING. © 1963
EN4 355 ISRAEL TODAY LAND OF MANY NATIONS GRUBER, RUTH BARBARA COHEN A RECORD OF THE LAUGHTER AND SPIRIT WHICH PERVADE LIFE IN THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL. © 1963
EN4 357 MOROCCAN JEWISH FOLKTALES NOY, DOV LILLIAN ZWEIBEL & RUTH EPSTEIN A COLLECTION OF TALES FROM THE ONCE-THRIVING MOROCCAN JEWISH COMMUNITY. © 
EN4 364 EAST RIVER ASCH, SHOLEM CHARLOTTE OSTEN A NOVEL ABOUT TENEMENT LIFE ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE AT THE BEGINNING OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. © 1946
EN4 366 BENYA KRIK, THE GANGSTER AND OTHER STORIES BABEL, ISAAC ROSE GOLDSTEIN SHORT STORIES BY BABEL ABOUT JEWISH LIFE IN RUSSIAN VILLAGES. © 1948
EN4 368 MISSION HABE, HANS MARIAN BAER  BASED ON THE AUTHOR'S ACTUAL REPORT OF THE EVIAN REFUGEE CONFERENCE WHICH TOOK PLACE THE SUMMER OF 1938 ON LAKE GENEVA, THIS NOVEL IS A CONDEMNATION OF WORLD APATHY WHICH RESULTED IN THE DEATHS OF THOUSANDS OF AUSTRIAN AND GERMAN JEWS. © 1966
EN4 371 TOWER OF BABEL WEST, MORRIS L. LILA SAVADA  A NOVEL WHICH FOLLOWS THE LIVES OF FIVE MAJOR CHARACTERS IN THE PERIOD JUST PRIOR TO THE SIX-DAY WAR.
EN4 373 JEWISH PEOPLE, BOOK I PUPIL'S ACTIVITY BOOK PESSIN, DEBORAH FLORENCE BERMAN THE ACTIVITY BOOK THAT ACCOMPANIES THE TEXT OF THE SAME NAME. © 1951
EN4 374 JEWISH PEOPLE,  BOOK II PUPIL'S ACTIVITY BOOK PESSIN, DEBORAH TEMPLE EMANUEL THE SECOND IN THE SERIES OF STUDENT ACTIVITY BOOKS ACCOMPANYING THE TEXT OF THE SAME NAME. © 1952
EN4 375 GIMPEL THE FOOL SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS BIRDIE SAFION A COLLECTION OF STORIES BY THE NOBEL PRIZEWINNING NOVELIST. SET IN EARLY NINETEENTH-CENTURY POLAND, SINGER'S CHARACTERS DEAL WITH DEMONS AND DYBBUKS AND REFLECT THE HUMOR AND PATHOS OF GHETTO LIFE. © 1953
EN4 377 ERGO LIND, JAKOV ELEANOR BUSMAN, BARBARA MACHTEY A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES ABOUT GERMAN SOCIETY AND ITS POST-WAR NAZI REMNANTS. © 1967
EN4 383 ISRAEL ZANGWILL WOHLGELERNTER, MAURICE BIRDIE SAFION A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY ENGLISH-JEWISH WRITER. © 1964
EN4 385 ROAD TO INNER FREEDOM THE ETHICS SPINOZA, BARUCH HELEN FRANKEL A SIGNIFICANT WORK BY ONE OF THE MAJOR PHILOSOPHERS OF THE 17TH CENTURY. © 1957
EN4 390 GOD IN SEARCH OF MAN A PHILOSOPHY OF JUDAISM HESCHEL, ABRAHAM JOSHUA DR. IRVING W. KRAMER IN THIS COMPANION VOLUME TO 'MAN IS NOT ALONE', THE JEWISH SCHOLAR AND PHILOSOPHER EXPLORES THE INTENSE AND COMPLEX RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN GOD AND MAN. © 1955
EN4 396 ADVENTURES OF AUGIE MARCH BELLOW, SAUL ROBERTA POLLACK THE AWARD-WINNING NOVELIST'S PORTRAYAL OF JEWISH CHICAGO. © 1953
EN4 420 SOURCE MICHENER, JAMES A. IRA NEWMAN   THIS HISTORICAL NOVEL EXPLORES THE HISTORY OF ISRAEL AND, MORE BROADLY, THE FOUNDATION OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION. © 1965
EN4 426 BRIGADE BARTOV, HANOCH ZENA WINSTON A NOVEL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCES OF THE MEN IN THE JEWISH BRIGADE WHO SERVED UNDER THE BRITISH IN ITALY TOWARD THE END OF WORLD WAR II. DESCRIBES THEIR EMOTIONS AS A JEWISH ARMY OF OCCUPATION ABOUT TO ENTER NAZI GERMANY. © 1967
EN4 428 PAINTED BIRD KOSINSKI, JERZY NANCY SCHIERING ALTHOUGH IT EXPOSES BRUTALITY, THIS SAGA OF A HOMELESS BOY IN A NIGHTMARE WORLD GLOWS WITH HUMANITY AND COMPASSION. © 1976
EN4 430 GRAVEDIGGER'S FUNERAL ARENT, ARTHUR MARCIA MARKELL, LAURA ELIGATOR A NOVEL ABOUT A NON-OBSERVANT/SECULAR JEW AND HIS DEALINGS WITH THE NEO-NAZI PARTY IN WEST GERMANY. © 1967
EN4 433 NIGHT OF WATCHING ARNOLD, ELLIOTT MARCIA FELTHEIMER AN EPIC NOVEL OF THE HEROIC DEFIANCE BY DENMARK WHICH RESCUED THE DANISH JEWS FROM THE NAZI CREMATORIA. © 1967
EN4 434 CALL IT SLEEP ROTH, HENRY RUTH FRANKFORT A NOVEL OF A NEW YORK CHILDHOOD IN BROWNSVILLE AND MANHATTAN'S LOWER EAST SIDE AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF A SENSITIVE JEWISH BOY WHO FEARS HIS FATHER AND ADORES HIS MOTHER. © 1964
EN4 435 PERSONAL LETTERS OF STEPHEN WISE WISE, JAMES W.; POLIER, JUSTINE WISE MARION FRACKMAN A SELECTION OF LETTERS WRITTEN BY RABBI AND ZIONIST LEADER, STEPHEN S. WISE, AND EDITED BY FAMILY MEMBERS. © 1956
EN4 441 AMERICAN JUDAISM READER KRESH, PAUL, ED. GERT ZUCKERMAN SELECTIONS FROM THE MAGAZINE "AMERICAN JUDAISM." © 1967
EN4 446 NEW RADICALS A REPORT WITH DOCUMENTS JACOBS, PAUL; LANDAU, SAUL SYLVIA MOGELOF A COLLECTION OF WRITINGS BY AND ABOUT THE STUDENT LEFT. AS ALWAYS, YOUNG JEWS MAKE UP A STRONG SEGMENT OF OUR RADICAL YOUTH. © 1966
EN4 448 GOD IN ALL SEASONS SPERO, SHUBERT, RABBI MRS. BURTON GELLMAN A COLLECTION OF SERMONS AND ESSAYS ABOUT THE JEWISH FESTIVALS BASED ON THE PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE OF A MIDWESTERN RABBI. © 1967
EN4 455 EIGHT LIGHTS ROSENBLOOM, ROBERT CAROL LOVETT THE STORY OF CHANUKAH AND ITS MESSAGE OF UNIVERSAL SIGNIFICANCE ABOUT THE STRUGGLE FOR LIBERTY IN EVERY AGE. © 1967
EN4 459 OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY WEIDMAN, JEROME DOROTHY RAPPOPORT DEPICTS CHARACTERS OF JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN FAMILIES DURING THE PERIOD OF WORLD WAR I AND II. © 1967
EN4 460 SWORD AND THE FLAME WERNER, ALFRED, ED. EVE GREEN    SELECTIONS FROM THE PROSE OF HEINRICH HEINE. © 1960
EN4 473 MANOR SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS ZELDA SALOMON A STORY OF A JEWISH BUSINESSMAN AND HIS FAMILY IN POLAND DURING THE 1860S AND THE EFFECT THAT SECULAR CIVILIZATION HAD ON THEIR LIVES. © 1967
EN4 476 GUGGENHEIMS AND THE AMERICAN DREAM HOYT, EDWIN P. (null) THE STORY OF THE TRIBULATIONS OF THE GUGGENHEIM FAMILY IN EUROPE AND THEIR COMING TO AMERICA, WHERE THEY ESTABLISHED A FOUNDATION FOR ART. © 1967
EN4 478 28TH DAY OF ELUL ELMAN, RICHARD M. LUCILLE KAHN
EN4 481 MR. THEODORE MUNSTOCK FUKS, LADISLAV MARIE RUBENFELD IN 1942 PRAGUE, AN ELDERLY MAN LIVES IN FEAR OF DEPORTATION, WHILE THOSE AROUND HIM SEEM BLIND TO THE APPROACH OF WAR AND ADVERSITY. A KAFKAESQUE LOOK AT LIFE IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA IN THAT ERA. © 1968
EN4 485 CHOSEN POTOK, CHAIM MRS. ALBERT J. ROSENBERG A NOVEL OF TWO ORTHODOX JEWISH YOUTHS WHOSE BOND OF FRIENDSHIP GROWS DESPITE DIFFERENCES IN THEIR BACKGROUNDS AND VIEWS. © 1967
EN4 487 TO AN EARLY GRAVE MARKFIELD, WALLACE MRS. IRVING KLAUSS A JEWISH-AMERICAN NOVEL WITH AN ASSORTMENT OF BOHEMIAN JEWISH CHARACTERS. © 1964
EN4 501 LEGENDS OF OUR TIME WIESEL, ELIE NANCY SCHIERING 15 STORIES DERIVED FROM THE AUTHOR'S EXPERIENCES AND EMBELLISHED BY HIS IMAGINATION, TRANSPORT THE READER THROUGH WIESEL'S CHILDHOOD, THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS AND LIBERATION. © 1968
EN4 507 JOYS OF YIDDISH A RELAXED LEXICON ROSTEN, LEO STANLEY R. BRAV THE HUMOR AND DELIGHT OF THE YIDDISH LANGUAGE, INCLUDING MANY WORDS THAT HAVE BECOME COMMONPLACE IN THE ENGLISH VERNACULAR. © 1968
EN4 508 LOST LEGENDS OF ISRAEL RUNES, DAGOBERT D. MRS. STEPHEN CARB A COLLECTION OF TALES FROM MANY SOURCES DEALING WITH THE JEW'S STRIVING FOR THE SUPERNATURAL, THE MYSTICAL, THE ETHICAL, AND THE DIVINE. © 1969
EN4 513 HEROD AND MARIAMNE LAGERKVIST, PER HELEN ASCHER THE STORY OF KIND HEROD WHO FALLS IN LOVE WITH THE HASMONEAN PRINCESS, MARIAMNE. © 1968
EN4 521 LAUGHING OUT LOUD COHEN, MYRON ZENA WINSTON A COMPREHENSIVE COMPENDIUM OF THIS MASTER RACONTEUR'S BEST KNOWN AND LOVED ANECDOTES, JOKES AND STORIES IN A JEWISH VEIN. © 1958
EN4 522 FORTUNES OF A FOOL MEGGED, AHARON NORMA ARBIY ISRAELI AUTHOR MEGGED WRITES METAPHORICALLY ABOUT A LONELY OUTSIDER, WHILE PROTESTING AGAINST A SOCIETY WHICH IS LOSING ITS FAITH. © 1962
EN4 553 GENTLEMAN'S AGREEMENT HOBSON, LAURA Z. ESTHER GERSTEIN A NOVEL ABOUT A NON-JEWISH JOURNALIST WHO POSES AS A JEW FOR A FEW WEEKS IN ORDER TO LEARN THE TRUTH ABOUT ANTI-SEMITISM. © 1947
EN4 555 TWENTY-NINTH SUMMER RUBIN, THEODORE I. MARCIA MARKELL, LAURA ELIGATOR A NOVEL IN THE FORM OF AN INTERIOR MONOLOGUE OF A HIGH SCHOOL LIBRARIAN, 29 GOING ON 30, LONGING FOR A LOST LOVE. © 1966
EN4 562 PENNY FOR CHARITY EPSTEIN, SEYMOUR MERRILY WALLACH A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES DEALING WITH THE PROBLEMS OF AGING PARENTS, CHILDREN AND DIVORCE, AND THE SEARCH FOR MEANING IN DAILY LIFE. © 1965
EN4 563 LAST ANGRY MAN GREEN, GERALD HERMAN KINGSLEY THE STORY OF A NEW YORK CITY DOCTOR IN THE EARLY PART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY WHO IS TOTALLY DEDICATED TO HIS PROFESSION, BUT IS ANGRY AT THE IGNORANCE AND PREJUDICE HE ENCOUNTERS. REMAKE OF ELLEN KANNER'S 1969 RECORDING. © 1956
EN4 566 NON-JEWISH JEW AND OTHER ESSAYS DEUTSCHER, ISAAC ADELINE TOPKIS A STUDY EXPLORING THE LIFE OF THE MODERN JEW. THE BOOK ALSO DISCUSSES THE HERITAGE OF EUROPEAN JEWRY, RUSSIAN AND POLISH JEWS, AND WELL-KNOWN SECULAR JEWS SUCH AS SPINOZA, MARX, AND FREUD. © 1968
EN4 567 MAN IS NOT ALONE A PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION HESCHEL, ABRAHAM JOSHUA AMY STIVELMAN AN ANALYSIS OF THE PRINCIPLES OF FAITH BY THE TWENTIETH CENTURY PHILOSOPHER AND WRITER. INCLUDES A DISCUSSION ON THE EXISTENCE OF GOD, THE EFFICACY OF PRAYER, AND MAN'S PLACE IN THE WORLD. © 1951
EN4 577 DAWN WIESEL, ELIE HELEN M. ASCHER TWO MEN WAIT THROUGH THE NIGHT IN BRITISH-CONTROLLED PALESTINE FOR DAWN--AND FOR DEATH.  ONE IS A CAPTURED ENGLISH OFFICER.  THE OTHER IS ELISHA, A YOUNG ISRAELI FREEDOM FIGHTER WHOSE ASSIGNMENT IS TO KILL THE OFFICER IN REPRISAL FOR BRITAIN'S EXECUTION OF A JEWISH PRISONER.  ELISHA'S PAST IS THE NIGHTMARE MEMORY OF NAZI DEATH CAMPS.  HE IS THE ONLY SURVIVING MEMBER OF HIS FAMILY.  HIS FUTURE IS A CHERISHED DREAM OF LIFE IN THE PROMISED HOMELAND.  BUT AT DAYBREAK HIS PRESENT WILL BECOME THE TORTURED REALITY OF A PRINCIPLED MAN ORDERED TO COMMIT COLD-BLOODED MURDER.  RESONANT WITH FEELING, DAWN IS AN UNFORGETTABLE JOURNEY INTO THE HUMAN HEART--AND AN ELOQUENT STATEMENT ABOUT THE MORAL BASIS OF THE NEW ISRAEL."
EN4 579 CHANGELINGS SINCLAIR, JO EVE HABERMAN MISS SINCLAIR'S EXPLORES RACIAL PREJUDICE BY TELLING THE STORY OF A SINGLE STREET IN HER BIG OHIO CITY AND THE FOMENT THAT ENSUES WHEN THREE EMPTY APARTMENTS ARE LEASED TO BLACK TENANTS. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1955
EN4 584 CAPTAIN HARTOG, JAN DE LYNN WEINER  A SEA ADVENTURE ABOUT THE MAKING OF A CAPTAIN, SET AGAINST THE CRUEL AND GRUELING BACKGROUND OF THE WORLD WAR II MURMANSK "DEATH" RUN. © 1967
EN4 586 FAITH AND REASON INTRODUCTION TO MODERN JEWISH FAITH BERGMAN, SAMUEL HUGO HELEN M. LOWENTHAL THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE WAYS TO RESOLVE THE TENSION BETWEEN FAITH AND REASON AND ENDEAVORS TO FIND A NEW JEWISH APPROACH TO GOD. © 1961
EN4 602 CHERRY IN THE MARTINI JAFFE, RONA RUTH COFFMAN WRITTEN IN THE FORM OF A MEMOIR, THIS BOOK FOLLOWS A BROOKLYN GIRL'S EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT FROM CHILDHOOD TO EARLY MIDDLE AGE. © 1966
EN4 616 CHOSEN RIBALOW, HAROLD U., ED. ELAINE LEE   AN ANTHOLOGY OF 23 SHORT STORIES, DEPICTING VARIOUS ASPECTS OF AMERICAN-JEWISH LIFE. AMONG THE CONTRIBUTING WRITERS ARE MALAMUD, ANGOFF, AND GOLD. © 1959
EN4 628 LILO'S DIARY ELMAN, RICHARD M. INA  MARCUS A NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG JEWISH GIRL IN HUNGARY DURING THE SUMMER OF 1944, BEFORE THE NAZI DEPORTATIONS. WRITTEN IN DIARY FORM. © 1968
EN4 638 BASIC JUDAISM STEINBERG, MILTON, RABBI DONALD EISENBERG THE CLASSIC TEXT EXPLAINING THE BELIEFS, IDEALS, AND PRACTICES OF THE JEWISH RELIGION. THE AUTHOR TAKES INTO CONSIDERATION ALL THREE BRANCHES OF JUDAISM. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1947
EN4 645 CASTLE KAFKA, FRANZ MARIE RUBENFELD A PSYCHOLOGICAL AND RELIGIOUS ALLEGORY, THIS IS THE STORY OF K., WHO SEEKS TO FIND GOD SO THAT HE CAN FULFILL HIS LIFE. © 1930
EN4 646 SOME LAUGHTER, SOME TEARS ALEICHEM, SHOLOM ELINOR STECKER TALES FROM BOTH THE OLD WORLD AND THE NEW, WRITTEN BY THE JEWISH MARK TWAIN. SELECTED AND TRANSLATED WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY CURT LEVIANT. © 1968
EN4 649 ONCE UPON A DROSHKY CHARYN, JEROME EDNA GREENSPAN A NOSTALGIC AND HUMOROUS NOVEL OF THE LOWER EAST SIDE. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1964
EN4 656 OUR MAN IN DAMASCUS THE STORY OF ELI COHEN, ISRAEL'S GREATEST SPY BEN-HANAN, ELI BARBARA T. MATCHEY THE TRUE STORY OF A HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL ISRAELI SPY IN SYRIA IN THE 1960S. THE BOOK DESCRIBES HIS PENETRATION INTO THE SYRIAN GOVERNMENT AND HIS CAPTURE, TRIAL, AND ULTIMATE EXECUTION. © 1969
EN4 660 GOODBYE COLUMBUS AND FIVE SHORT STORIES ROTH, PHILIP BERNICE LASBERG, JACQUELINE WOODLAND A COLLECTION OF WORKS BY PHILIP ROTH DEALING WITH AMERICAN JEWISH LIFE IN THE NEW YORK-NEW JERSEY AREA. © 1959
EN4 661 ORCHARD STREET SCHWARTZ, J.R. GERTRUDE (MRS. IRVING) KLAUS A NOSTALGIC PORTRAIT OF LIFE ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE. © 1960
EN4 662 TWENTY-EIGHTH OF IYAR FELDMAN, EMANUEL ADELINE TOPKIS THE DRAMATIC, EMOTIONAL DAY-TO-DAY JOURNAL OF AN AMERICAN FAMILY IN ISRAEL DURING THE 1967 SIX-DAY WAR. CAPTURES THEIR FEAR, AGONY, AND DESPAIR, AS WELL AS THEIR JOY, TRIUMPH, AND LAUGHTER. © 1968
EN4 675 MAKING OF THE MODERN JEW STEINBERG, MILTON MIRIAM BENDER, ROSE KAYE AN ACCOUNT OF THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS, BEGINNING WITH MEDIEVAL TIMES, AND PRESENTING AN ANALYSIS OF THEIR POSITION IN THE MODERN WORLD. © 1955
EN4 680 LIFE IS WITH PEOPLE THE CULTURE OF THE SHTETL ZBOROWSKE, MARK; HERZOG, ELIZABETH DORIS WEINBERG THROUGH HUNDREDS OF YEARS THE SHTETL, THE SMALL TOWN JEWISH COMMUNITY OF EASTERN EUROPE, DEVELOPED A WAY OF LIFE UNIQUELY ITS OWN. IN THIS STUDY, A TEAM OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SOCIOLOGISTS AND ANTHROPOLOGISTS EXAMINE THIS CULTURE. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1952
EN4 685 MY PEOPLE EBAN, ABBA ESTELLE ADEN EBAN PRESENTS A BROAD HISTORY, INTENDED TO EXPLAIN THE JEWISH PEOPLE TO A CONFUSED AND OFTEN UNCOMPREHENDING WORLD, BUT ALSO SUITABLE FOR KNOWLEDGEABLE JEWS. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1968 
EN4 686 HOW CAN A JEW SPEAK OF FAITH TODAY? BOROWITZ, EUGENE B. MIRIAM BENDER, ROSE KAYE A BOOK ON FAITH AND THEOLOGY WRITTEN IN UNDERSTANDABLE LANGUAGE, DIRECTED TO THE THOUGHTFUL READER.  THIS BOOKS IS THE COMPANION PIECE TO "NEW JEWISH THEOLOGY IN THE MAKING."  C.1969
EN4 688 WHILE SIX MILLION DIED A CHRONICLE OF AMERICAN APATHY MORSE, ARTHUR D. PAULA BRAVERMAN, ALYCE POLLACK BASED ON HIS RESEARCH, MORSE ASSERTS THAT THE ROOSEVELT ADMINISTRATION THWARTED THE RESCUE OF JEWS FROM NAZIS. © 1968
EN4 689 MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR WOUK, HERMAN EVE GREEN    A ROMANTIC NOVEL ABOUT A JEWISH GIRL GROWING UP ON NEW YORK CITY'S UPPER WEST SIDE AS AN ASPIRING ACTRESS WHO LATER BECOMES A TRADITIONAL JEWISH WIFE AND MOTHER WITH A HOME IN THE SUBURBS. © 1955
EN4 718 MORNING STAR SHAZAR, ZALMAN LIVIA SCHACTER, HARRIET KOSHAR THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF ISRAEL REMINISCES ABOUT HIS YOUTH AND THE PEOPLE WHO HELPED SHAPE HIS LIFE.  © 1967
EN4 720 JEWS IN MUSIC HOLDE, ARTHUR JOHN ETTELSOHN JEWISH CONTRIBUTIONS TO MUSIC SINCE THE EARLY 19TH CENTURY ARE EVALUATED IN A CHRONOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL STUDY. MANY MUSICAL PERSONALITIES ARE DISCUSSED. © 1959
EN4 729 TREASURY OF JEWISH HUMOR AUSUBEL, NATHAN, ED. VERA LEHRMAN AN ANTHOLOGY OF HUMOROUS STORIES, POEMS, EPIGRAMS, AND SAYINGS CULLED FROM VARIOUS SOURCES WITHIN JEWISH LITERATURE. © 1951
EN4 731 BRIDAL CANOPY AGNON, S.Y. BERNICE STRAUSS A POOR AND PIOUS CHASSID TRAVELS TO NEIGHBORING VILLAGES, SEEKING DOWRIES FOR HIS THREE DAUGHTERS IN ORDER TO FULFILL THE OBLIGATION OF BRINGING THEM TO THE MARRIAGE CANOPY. RERECORDED. © 1937
EN4 736 OPPERMANS FEUCHTWANGER, LION JOELYN ROHMAN A HISTORICAL NOVEL THAT FOCUSES ON THE SCIENTIST'S FAMILY IN GERMANY BEFORE WORLD WAR II. © 1934
EN4 741 GOLDA MEIR PORTRAIT OF A PRIME MINISTER AGRESS, ELIAYHU ARLENE RICHARDS A BIOGRAPHY OF GOLDA MEIR FROM HER CHILDHOOD IN RUSSIA THROUGH HER ELECTION AS PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL IN OCTOBER, 1969. © 1970
EN4 755 BY THE WATERS OF WHITECHAPEL KOPS, BERNARD BLANCHE HALPERN A STORY ABOUT A JEWISH BOY WHOSE MOTHER OWNS A SMALL 'SWEET SHOPPE' IN WHITECHAPEL. © 1969
EN4 761 GUEST FOR THE NIGHT AGNON, S.Y. TRUDY CUTLER A NOVEL BY THE NOBEL PRIZE WINNER IN WHICH A MAN RETURNS FOR A VISIT TO HIS NATIVE VILLAGE IN POLAND AFTER WORLD WAR I.  HE FINDS THAT THE JEWISH COMMUNITY HAS CHANGED WHILE HE WAS GONE. REMAKE OF MRS. MILTON GARSON'S 1/20/71 RECORDING. © 1968
EN4 767 PROMISE POTOK, CHAIM IRVING W. KRAMER THIS SEQUEL TO 'THE CHOSEN' FOLLOWS REUVEN AND DANNY AS THEY GROW UP, ESTABLISH CAREERS AND CONTINUE TO STRUGGLE TO DEFINE WHAT IT MEANS TO BE AN ORTHODOX JEW.  REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1969
EN4 784 ISLAND WITHIN LEWISOHN, LUDWIG LILLIAN SCHAFFER A SAGA OF RACIAL HISTORY, PHILOSOPHY, AND MANNERS, WITH INTERMARRIAGE AS THE THEME. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1928
EN4 790 ZOHAR: THE BOOK OF SPLENDOR BASIC READINGS FROM THE KABBLAH SCHOLEM, GERSHOM G. MRS. SYLVAN BONDY THIS IS AN EDITION OF THE BASIC WORK OF JEWISH MYSTICISM, THE PROFOUNDEST ACHIEVEMENT OF THE KABBALAH. © 1949
EN4 791 SEQUIN SYNDICATE HESKY, OLGA RAE SHARON   A SUSPENSEFUL AND THRILLING WHODUNIT SET IN MODERN ISRAEL. THE CHARACTERS ARE AN ATTRACTIVE AMERICAN GIRL REPORTER AND AN ISRAELI COUNTER-ESPIONAGE AGENT. THE STORY REVOLVES AROUND AN ARAB SABOTAGE PLOT. © 1969
EN4 804 CHOCOLATE DEAL (null) RUTH LIEB HABER, AUGUSTA ISAACSON TWO SURVIVORS OF THE NAZI EXTERMINATION CAMPAIGN, ADRIFT IN A POST-WAR GERMAN CITY, TAKE SHELTER IN THE CELLAR OF A CONVENT AND ARE SUSTAINED BY THEIR COMMON GRIM HISTORY. © 1968
EN4 807 IF I FORGET THEE O JERUSALEM AMERICAN JEWS AND THE STATE OF ISRAEL SILVERBERG, ROBERT ROSALIND GALLARD AN ACCOUNT OF AMERICA'S INVOLVEMENT AND SUPPORT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL, WITH EMPHASIS ON THE ROLE PLAYED BY AMERICAN JEWRY. © 1970
EN4 818 SELECTED STORIES OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM ALEICHEM, SHOLOM BEA AHRENS, FRANCES HOROWITZ, & JEANNE PEARSON AN ANTHOLOGY OF SHORT STORIES, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY ALFRED KAZIN. 
EN4 820 LETTERS TO FRIEND AND FOE SPINOZA, BARUCH LILLIAN SPIEGLER, ROSE KAPLOWITZ A COLLECTION OF THE PHILOSOPHER'S LETTERS REVEALING HIS FEELINGS AND THOUGHTS. © 1966
EN4 821 HEBREW MYTHS THE BOOK OF GENESIS GRAVES, ROBERT; PATAI, RAPHAEL RUTH ZAIMAN  A COLLECTION OF 61 STORIES FROM THE BOOK OF GENESIS WITH COMMENTARIES, RABBINIC EMBELLISHMENTS, AND PARALLELS FROM ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN OR CLASSICAL SOURCES. © 1963
EN4 822 BELLA BELLA KISSED A FELLA KOBER, ARTHUR HELEN BELINK THE HUMOROUS MISADVENTURES OF BELLA GROSS AND HER SEARCH FOR THE RIGHT MAN. © 1951
EN4 823 OUT OF THE WHIRLWIND A READER OF HOLOCAUST LITERATURE FRIEDLANDER, ALBERT H. BLANCHE HALPERN © 1968
EN4 826 REVOLT STORY OF THE IRGUN BEGIN, MENACHEM LEE SEEMAN POWERFUL INSIDE STORY OF THE UNDERGROUND ARMY THAT DROVE BRITISH FORCES OUR OF PALESTINE IN THE 1940'S. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING. © 1972
EN4 846 DAY OF PLEASURE STORIES OF A BOY GROWING UP IN WARSAW SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS ADELINE MAREMONT REMINISCENCES ABOUT THE AUTHOR'S LIFE IN WARSAW BEFORE WORLD WAR I. © 1969
EN4 850 PASSAGE IN THE NIGHT ASCH, SHOLEM HELEN LEVINE THE STORY OF A MAN'S SEARCH FOR SPIRITUAL PEACE AND UNDERSTANDING. © 1953
EN4 863 ONE GENERATION AFTER WIESEL, ELIE MURIEL HELLER, ROSE MINKIN THE SEARCH FOR MEANING FOR THE GENERATION BORN AFTER THE HOLOCAUST. © 1970
EN4 871 RETURN OF HYMAN KAPLAN ROSTEN, LEO EVELYN THORNER A HUMOROUS ACCOUNT OF KAPLAN, HIS IMMIGRANT FRIENDS, AND THEIR ATTEMPTS TO LEARN ENGLISH AT NIGHT SCHOOL. A SEQUEL TO 'THE EDUCATION OF HYMAN KAPLAN.'
EN4 874 TWO OF US BERRI, CLAUDE CORRINE M. GANZ A FRENCH JEWISH BOY IS SENT TO THE COUNTRY TO LIVE WITH AN OLD MAN, WHO HAS ANTI-SEMITIC FEELINGS, DURING WORLD WAR II. © 1968
EN4 897 STEEL AND IRON SINGER, ISRAEL JOSHUA RENEE HEILBRONNER THE STORY OF A YOUNG POLISH JEW WHO DESERTS THE CZAR'S ARMY DURING WORLD WAR I. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING © 196
EN4 900 CHAGALL CRESPELLE, JEAN PAUL RUBELLE SCHAFLER A BIOGRAPHY OF MARC CHAGALL, INCLUDING INTERVIEWS WITH THE ARTIST, MANY OF HIS FRIENDS, AND OTHER PERSONALITIES INFLUENTIAL IN HIS LIFE. © 1969
EN4 903 BOOK OF FIRE PERETZ, ISAAC LEIB MRS. IRVING KLAUSS A COLLECTION OF STORIES BY THE WELL-KNOWN YIDDISH WRITER. SET IN EASTERN EUROPE, THE TALES COMBINE ELEMENTS OF FOLKLORE AND THE REAL STRUGGLES OF PEOPLE TO ATTAIN THEIR GOALS, MATERIAL OR SPIRITUAL. © 1960
EN4 904 ANGRY HILLS URIS, LEON M. ADELINE MAREMONT AN ADVENTURE WHICH TAKES PLACE DURING THE GERMAN INVASION AND OCCUPATION OF GREECE DURING WWII. © 1971
EN4 909 MEMOIRS OF DAVID BEN-GURION BEN-GURION, DAVID ESTHER COHEN THIS VOLUME OF THE ISRAELI LEADER'S MEMOIRS IS COMPILED FROM A SERIES OF INTERVIEWS, AND SERVE AS A PRELUDE TO A LATER BOOK. © 1970
EN4 912 HOMEWARD BOUND GLATSTEIN, JACOB ROSE WEIL    A NOVEL ABOUT THE LIFE OF POLISH JEWS IN THE YEARS PRECEDING WORLD WAR II.  © 1969
EN4 923 AMERICA'S TRIUMPH ALOFSIN, DOROTHY SARENE MEYERS STORIES ABOUT THE LIVES OF AMERICAN JEWISH LEADERS. WRITTEN FOR YOUNG PEOPLE.
EN4 929 JEWISH WAY IN DEATH AND MOURNING LAMM, MAURICE MRS. MARTIN DANIEL A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO THE JEWISH RITUALS SURROUNDING DEATH, INCLUDING PREPARATION OF THE BODY, THE FUNERAL AND BURIAL, AS WELL AS THE OBSERVANCES AND OBLIGATIONS OF THE MOURNERS.
EN4 933 SABRA BERKMAN, TED DELL OSTROW & LILA ROTHMAN A STORY ABOUT A DOZEN ISRAELIS, MOSTLY YOUNG AND NATIVE BORN, WHO FOUGHT IN AND SURVIVED IN THE 1967 CAMPAIGN.
EN4 934 SPINOZA OF MARKET STREET SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS AMY STIVELMAN PORTRAITS OF JEWISH LIFE IN THE SHTETLS AND CITIES OF EASTERN EUROPE IN THE 19TH AND 20TH CENTURIES, AS TOLD BY A MASTER STORYTELLER.
EN4 935 CONVERSION PERERA, VICTOR LYNN HIMELFARB THE QUIXOTIC ADVENTURES OF A YOUNG AMERICAN STUDENT OF SEPHARDIC JEWISH BACKGROUND WHO GOES TO SPAIN TO STUDY CERVANTES.
EN4 936 BEGGAR IN JERUSALEM WIESEL, ELIE CORRINE M. GANZ AN ANCIENT LEGEND IS INVOKED IN AN ATTEMPT TO COMPREHEND EVENTS IN RECENT JEWISH HISTORY, FROM THE HOLOCAUST TO THE RECLAIMING OF THE WESTERN WALL IN JERUSALEM IN 1967.
EN4 938 TORQUEMADA FAST, HOWARD MARY PERLOW  A HISTORICAL NOVEL ABOUT THE FIRST LEADER OF THE SPANISH INQUISITION WHO WAS GIVEN THE TITLE 'INQUISITOR GENERAL' AND WHO CAME TO SYMBOLIZE CRUELTY AND PERSECUTION.
EN4 943 HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN CHRISTIAN SPAIN, VOL.1. BAER, YITZHAK SUZANNE OTTENSTEIN THE FIRST VOLUME OF A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE JEWS LIVING IN CHRISTIAN SPAIN. BASED ON ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS. REMAKE OF EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 948 BECH A BOOK UPDIKE, JOHN C. GUTFLEISCH & R. BOUGHTON SEVEN TALES ABOUT THE FICTITIOUS HENRY BECH, "A MODERATELY WELL-KNOWN JEWISH WRITER," WHOSE EXPERIENCES ILLUSTRATE THE PLIGHT OF THE AMERICAN ARTIST.
EN4 950 WORLD OF EMMA LAZARUS JACOB, H.E. RAY BRODY A BIOGRAPHY OF THE NOTED AMERICAN-JEWISH POET, WHO CAME FROM A NOTED SEPHARDIC FAMILY AND WHOSE INTERESTS IN THE POOR OF EASTERN EUROPE, PROMPTED HER TO WRITE POETRY WHICH INCLUDED THE WORK INSCRIBED ON THE BASE OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY.
EN4 952 JEWS AND BLACKS THE CLASSIC AMERICAN MINORITIES HALPERN, BEN ALYCE POLLACK & PAULA BRAVERMAN AN ANALYSIS OF THE NATURE AND HISTORY OF JEWISH LIBERALISM IN THE UNITED STATES, INCLUDING THE SOCIAL AND POLITICAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN JEWS AND BLACKS.
EN4 955 TRIAL AND ERROR WEIZMANN, CHAIM ELAINE LEE   THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF ISRAEL, ENCOMPASSING THE STORY OF THE WORLD ZIONIST MOVEMENT AND THE BIRTH OF THE JEWISH STATE.
EN4 958 TONGUE OF THE PROPHETS THE LIFE HISTORY OF ELIEZER BEN YEHUDA ST. JOHN, ROBERT MARY GILSON & LAURA GOLDENBERG A NOVEL (FICTIONALIZED BIOGRAPHY) ABOUT THE LIFE AND WORK OF ELIEZER BEN YEHUDA, WHO IS CONSIDERED TO HAVE BEEN THE FATHER OF MODERN HEBREW.  REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 967 FOR DYING YOU ALWAYS HAVE TIME SINGER, SALLY M. HELEN KLEINER AN AMERICAN-JEWISH WOMAN VISITING ISRAEL BECOMES INVOLVED IN A SPY AND COUNTERSPY INTRIGUE DURING HER TRAVELS IN THE COUNTRY.
EN4 970 ISAIAH AND WISDOM WHEDBEE, WILLIAM J. ADELINE MAREMOUNT AN EXAMINATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP OF BIBLICAL PROPHETS TO THE WISDOM TRADITIONS OF EIGHTH-CENTURY ISRAEL.
EN4 973 JOSEPH AND KOZA THE SACRIFICE TO THE VISTULA SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS ADELINE MAREMONT A STORY SET IN POLAND, BASED ON A LEGEND THAT EVERY YEAR A YOUNG GIRL WAS TO BE SACRIFICED TO THE GODS. A WANDERING JEWISH GOLDSMITH PITS THE STRENGTH OF HIS ONE GOD AGAINST THE EVIL PAGAN SPIRITS IN ORDER TO SAVE THE LIFE OF THE GIRL.
EN4 979 LETTERS OF SIGMUND FREUD AND ARNOLD ZWEIG FREUD, ERNST L., ED. ADELINE TOPKIS THIS BOOK IS A COLLECTION OF CORRESPONDENCE OVER A TWELVE-YEAR PERIOD BETWEEN PSYCHOANALYST FREUD AND NOVELIST ZWEIG ON SUBJECTS SUCH AS ANTI-SEMITISM, POLITICS, AND LITERATURE.
EN4 987 STERN FRIEDMAN, BRUCE JAY BARBARA RUBIN THIS NOVEL IS A CHARACTER STUDY OF STERN, A JEWISH MAN DENIED OF ANY SIGNIFICANT CONTACT WITH HIS HERITAGE.
EN4 988 JUDAISM AND ISLAM ROSENTHAL, ERWIN I. J. MR. THEODORE T. JONAS IN PART I, ROSENTHAL COMPARES THE BELIEFS, PRACTICES, AND CUSTOMS OF BOTH RELIGIONS, EXAMINING SUCH PHENOMENA AS BIBLICAL MATERIAL IN THE KORAN.  IN PART II, HE EXPLORES INTERRELIGIOUS INFLUENCES, FROM GEONIC RESPONSA AND MAIMONIDES' CODE OF JEWISH LAW TO PLATONISM IN ISLAM.  HE CONCLUDES WITH A LOOK TOWARD THE FUTURE.
EN4 989 BEN-GURION ARMED PROPHET BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL HELEN ROSENFELD A BIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST PRIME MINISTER OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL, WHO LIVED FROM 1886-1973. BEN GURION WAS FOUNDER OF THE HISTADRUT LABOR ORGANIZATION, HEAD OF THE MAPAI LABOR PARTY, AND THE ZIONIST LEADER WHO PROCLAIMED ISRAEL'S INDEPENDENCE IN MAY 1948.  REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 995 SHORT WAR, SHORT LIVES FRANKEL, ZYGMUNT MARJORIE ASCHE IN THIS NOVEL, THE HERO DESCRIBES THE DEFENSE OF ISRAEL DURING THE SIX DAY WAR.
EN4 998 STAR ETERNAL KA-TZETNIK 135633 RUTH BERKELY USING HIS CONCENTRATION CAMP NUMBER AS A PSEUDONYM, THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES THE INDIGNITIES OF GHETTOIZATION AND THE HORRORS OF AUSCHWITZ.
EN4 999 HOMECOMING AT TWILIGHT GLATSTEIN, JACOB ADELE STEIN  A TALE OF POLISH JEWRY AND OF A BY-GONE ERA.
EN4 1000 SPINOZA AND THE RISE OF LIBERALISM FEUER, LEWIS SAMUEL  SALO MINKIN ESSAYS ON THE JEWISH PHILOSOPHER AND HIS LASTING INFLUENCE.
EN4 1003 TENANTS MALAMUD, BERNARD HELEN B. LEVINE A POWERFUL NOVEL ABOUT TWO WRITERS, ONE BLACK AND THE OTHER JEWISH, AND THE INTERACTION BETWEEN THEM AS THEY PURSUE SIMILAR PROFESSIONAL GOALS.
EN4 1012 RECKONING ELMAN, RICHARD M. ELLEN JAKOBSON THE THIRD AND FINAL NOVEL IN A SERIES ABOUT AN EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWISH FAMILY IN THE DAYS PRECEDING THE NAZI HOLOCAUST.
EN4 1014 BROKEN LIGHTS AARONSOHN, MICHAEL ELAINE LEE   THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A RABBI WHO BECAME BLIND DURING WORLD WAR I.
EN4 1020 GOLEM A HERO FOR OUR TIME LUDWIG, MYLES ERIC JEAN BEST    A STORY ABOUT THE EXPERIENCES OF A FICTITIOUS CHARACTER NAMED GOLEM.
EN4 1021 PHOENIX OVER THE GALILEE KA-TZETNIK 135633 SALO MINKIN  AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL WHICH DESCRIBES THE ANGUISH SUFFERED BY THE AUTHOR IN AUSCHWITZ AND THE INSPIRATION HE DERIVED FROM ISRAEL. THE PROTAGONIST, A REFUGEE FROM THE CAMPS, FINDS PERSONAL SALVATION THROUGH HIS BRIDE, GALILEA, WHO REPRESENTS THE HOPES AND THE PROMISE OF THE HOLY LAND.
EN4 1034 TEN RUNGS HASIDIC SAYINGS BUBER, MARTIN, ED. BETTY STONE THE RENOWNED PHILOSOPHER HAS COLLECTED TALES, LEGENDS, APHORISMS, SAYINGS, AND OTHER TIDBITS THAT CONVEY MUCH OF HASIDIC BELIEF.
EN4 1035 BETWEEN MAN AND MAN BUBER, MARTIN CLARA LINN   THE WELL-KNOWN PHILOSOPHER EXPANDS ON HIS PHILOSOPHY OF "I AND THOU" AND APPLIES IT TO CONTEMPORARY PROBLEMS
EN4 1037 PAGAN RABBI AND OTHER STORIES OZICK, CYNTHIA GLORIA GLICKENHAUS & PHYLLIS GOODFRIEND A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES ABOUT THE AMERICAN-JEWISH SCENE.
EN4 1040 STORY OF JUDAISM BAMBERGER, BERNARD J. JUDITH HOFFMAN & EVE GREEN A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE JUDAISM ALONG WITH AN EXPLANATION OF JEWISH LIFE, OBSERVANCES, CONCEPTS, AND INSTITUTIONS.
EN4 1044 AMERICAN PARADOX ZAHLER, HELENE S. SYLVIA SCHMUKLER A BIOGRAPHY OF LEONARD BERNSTEIN WHO BEGAN HIS MUSICAL CAREER AS A YOUNG CHILD AND ROSE TO PROMINENCE AS A COMPOSER AND AS CONDUCTOR OF THE NEW YORK PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA.
EN4 1046 TWENTY-FIFTH HOUR GHEORGHIU, C. VIRGIL CEIL ROSEN   A NOVEL ABOUT A ROMANIAN JEW TORTURED DURING THE NAZI REGIME BECAUSE A POLICE CAPTAIN DESIRED HIS WIFE.
EN4 1049 MOTHER'S KISSES FRIEDMAN, BRUCE JAY NANCY SCHIERING A NOVEL ABOUT THE FUNNY, EMOTIONAL, AND PICTURESQUE ADVENTURES OF A MOTHER AND SON.  REMAKE OF BESS CHALSKE'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1052 STRIKE TERROR THE STORY OF FATAH YAARI, EHUD ARLENE RICHARDS & SYLVIA ESTES AN ACCOUNT OF THE PALESTINIAN TERRORIST MOVEMENT, AL FATAH, AND OTHER TERRORIST GROUPS WHICH VIE WITH IT.  THE AUTHOR ANALYZES THE USE OF TERRORISM AS A POLITICAL INSTRUMENT.
EN4 1053 JEWISH WRITER IN AMERICA ASSIMILATION AND THE CRISIS OF IDENTITY GUTTMANN, ALLEN (null) THE AUTHOR ADDRESSES THE POST-WAR FLOWERING OF JEWISH WRITERS. EXAMINES THE THEMES OF ASSIMILATION AND IDENTITY CRISIS.  REMAKE OF DOROTHY HALL'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1057 ON JEWISH LEARNING ROSENZWEIG, FRANZ FAY COHEN    THREE EPISTLES WITH AN EXCHANGE OF LETTERS BETWEEN MARTIN BUBER AND THE AUTHOR, A LEADER IN THE FIELD OF JEWISH THOUGHT IN NORTH AMERICA.
EN4 1068 MILA 18 URIS, LEON HILDY BERLIN NOVEL ABOUT THE POLISH JEWS WHO FOUGHT DESPERATELY TO DIVEST THEMSELVES OF THE NAZIS. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 1076 AGRIPPA'S DAUGHTER FAST, HOWARD EVE HABERMAN A STORY ABOUT HEROD'S DAUGHTER, BERENICE, DURING THE ROMAN CONQUEST OF JUDEA.  CAUGHT BETWEEN OPPOSING FACTIONS, SHE BEARS WITNESS TO THE DESTRUCTION OF JERUSALEM AND INTERACTS WITH THE NOTED PERSONALITIES OF THE ERA.  REMAKE OF HAZEL GREENE'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1081 NOT OF THIS TIME, NOT OF THIS PLACE AMICHAI, YEHUDA THERESA TAX VOLKELL A POETIC NOVEL ABOUT A SUCCESSFUL JERUSALEM ARCHAEOLOGIST WHO IS OBSESSED BY THE NEED TO RETURN TO GERMANY AND AVENGE THE MURDER OF A YOUNG GIRL BY THE NAZIS. REMAKE OF MARY PERLOW'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1082 WORLD OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM SAMUELS, MAURICE FANCILLE H. HLAVATY IN THIS DEPICTION OF DIASPORA JEWRY, THE AUTHOR RECREATES THE TOWNS AND VILLAGES WHICH WERE THE LIVING MATERIAL FOR SHOLOM ALEICHEM'S STORIES.  REMAKE OF THE SAME NARRATOR'S 1984 RECORDING.
EN4 1095 UNFAIR TO GOLIATH KISHON, EPHRAIM EDNA SAMPLINER A COLLECTION OF HUMOROUS ESSAYS ON THE DAY-TO-DAY ABSURDITIES OF COMMON- PLACE PRETENTIOUSNESS AND THE HILARITY OF LIVING IN A COUNTRY (ISRAEL), WITH HIGH IDEALS BUT ONLY AVERAGE HUMAN INSTINCTS.
EN4 1096 GOLDEN BOOK OF JEWISH HUMOR GOLDEN, HARRY DOROTHY HALL AN ANTHOLOGY OF HUMOROUS STORIES AND ESSAYS IN WHICH THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES MOTHERHOOD, SHOW BUSINESS, ASSIMILATION, AND OTHER TOPICS OF INTEREST.
EN4 1099 TREBLINKA STEINER, JEAN-FRANCOIS MELVIN COHEN THE STORY OF THE LAST 600 VALIANT JEWS IN TREBLINKA WHO REVOLTED AGAINST THEIR CAPTORS AND WERE EVENTUALLY EXECUTED IN THE NAZI DEATH CAMP.
EN4 1102 MAN'S SEARCH FOR MEANING FRANKL, VICTOR E. CLARICE CUTTS A PROFOUND REVELATION OF A PSYCHIATRIST'S SEARCH FOR THE MEANING OF LIFE IN THE MIDST OF THE HORRORS OF NAZI DEATH CAMPS -- A SEARCH THAT HAD A TREMENDOUS IMPACT ON THE WHOLE FIELD OF PSYCHOLOGY AND PSYCHIATRY.  REMAKE OF SYLVIA SORIN'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1103 STOP HERE, MY FRIEND GERBER, MERRILL JOAN MARY PERLOW  A COLLECTION OF POIGNANT STORIES ABOUT AMERICAN JEWS AND THE WORLD IN WHICH THEY LIVE.
EN4 1108 CROWDS AND POWER CANETTI, ELIAS SALO MINKIN  AN ANALYSIS OF POWER, ESPECIALLY AS IT MANIFESTS ITSELF IN OR OPERATES THROUGH CROWDS. ILLUMINATED BY EXAMPLES FROM HISTORY.
EN4 1111 BENJAMIN DISRAELI EARL OF BEACONSFIELD ROTH, CECIL CORINNE SHAFTEL A BIOGRAPHY OF BENJAMIN DISRAELI, THE NINETEENTH CENTURY BRITISH PRIME MINISTER AND AUTHOR (1837-1880). THE BOOK EXAMINES THE NATURE OF HIS JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 1112 BROTHERS SHUBERT STAGG, JERRY HELEN M. ASCHER THE STORY OF SAM, LEE, AND JACOB SHUBERT, THE BROTHERS WHO OWNED THE LARGEST THEATER EMPIRE IN THE UNITED STATES.
EN4 1117 ANTI-SEMITE AND JEW AN EXPLORATION OF THE ETIOLOGY OF HATE SARTRE, JEAN-PAUL CLARA LYNN SPECTOR THE FRENCH AUTHOR AND PHILOSOPHER, WHO DEVELOPED THE THEORY OF EXISTENTIALISM, PRESENTS AN ANALYSIS OF ANTI-SEMITISM AND PROVIDES ADVICE TO ITS VICTIMS.
EN4 1120 FOUR STRANGE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE BICKERMAN, ELIAS ELLEN JAKOBSON AN INTELLECTUAL AND HISTORICAL APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING THE BOOKS OF DANIEL, JONAH, ESTHER, AND ECCLESIASTES.
EN4 1130 ADVENTURES OF MOTTEL THE CANTOR'S SON ALEICHEM, SHOLOM ISABELLE RUBIN AN EPISODIC NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF A YOUNG JEWISH BOY, FIRST IN HIS NATIVE RUSSIAN VILLAGE, THEN ON THE LONG TRIP TO AMERICA.  UNFINISHED WHEN THE AUTHOR DIED, THE STORY ENDS WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE FAMILY'S FIRST MOVE IN NEW YORK AND A PROMISE OF BETTER THINGS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY. REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 1131 JUDAIC HERITAGE ITS TEACHINGS, PHILOSOPHY AND SYMBOLS BRASCH, R. RUTH KRISTAL THIS BOOK DESCRIBES AND EXPLAINS JUDAISM IN SIMPLE TERMS FOR MODERN READERS.  COVERS THE VARIOUS ASPECTS OF TRADITIONS, CUSTOMS, AND OBSERVANCES, THEIR REASONS, AND THEIR HISTORY.
EN4 1133 ACCIDENT WIESEL, ELIE EDITH DREZNER A SURVIVOR OF AUSCHWITZ, NOW A CORRESPONDENT FOR AN ISRAELI NEWSPAPER, IS RUN OVER BY A TAXICAB IN NEW YORK CITY. THIS IS THE STORY OF HIS TORMENTED CONFLICT WITH LIFE AND DEATH.
EN4 1134 FOUR ESSAYS ON LIBERTY BERLIN, ISAIAH, SIR TEMPLE SINAI  OF ROSLYN HEIGHTS, NY A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ABOUT CONFORMITY, COERCION, AND THE LIMITS AND GLORIES OF FREEDOM.
EN4 1140 DEATH HAD TWO SONS DAYAN, YAEL GERTRUDE FLEISCHMAN
EN4 1143 MOSES LEADER, PROPHET, MAN ROSHWALD, MORDECAI & MIRIAM ROSHWALD NANCY SCHIERING THE LIFE AND PERSONALITY OF THE BIBLICAL MOSES.  REMAKE OF NANCY SCHIERING'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1145 GOD MUST BE SAD HURST, FANNIE EDITH DREZNER A NOVEL ABOUT AN IRISH NURSE IN THE WORLD OF A WEALTHY ORTHODOX JEWISH FAMILY IN NEW YORK.
EN4 1146 MONDAY THE RABBI TOOK OFF KEMELMAN, HARRY DOROTHY HALL FIFTH IN A SERIES OF BOOKS ABOUT RABBI DAVID SMALL, A RABBI IN NEW ENGLAND WHO UTILIZES HIS KNOWLEDGE OF THE TALMUDIC METHODOLOGY KNOWN AS 'PILPUL' IN ORDER TO SOLVE MYSTERIES. THIS BOOK IS ABOUT A MYSTERY WHICH TAKES PLACE DURING A FAMILY TRIP TO JERUSALEM.
EN4 1158 FORESTS OF THE NIGHT ARNOLD, ELLIOTT MARION BAER A NOVEL ABOUT A JEW, SUFFERING FROM THE GUILT OVER HAVING PARTICIPATED IN AN RAF RAID ON A GERMAN CITY, WHO RETURNS TO GERMANY TO DISCOVER HOW HIS MOTHER DIED.
EN4 1161 CLOWN BOLL, HEINRICH IRVING W. KRAMER USING THE STORY OF A CLOWN FALLEN ON EVIL DAYS, A GERMAN WRITER EXPOSES THE HYPOCRISY OF THE UPPER-MIDDLE AND UPPER CLASSES WHO HELPED BRING HITLER TO POWER.  REMAKE OF CEIL ROSEN'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1166 GOLDEN GHETTO GERSON, NOEL B. CORRINE M. GANZ A FAST-PACED NOVEL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCES OF CONTEMPORARY FILM MAKERS WHO ARE PRODUCING UNDERGROUND FILMS.
EN4 1168 LAST RESPECTS WEIDMAN, JEROME MRS. IRA SAFRON THE AUTHOR RETURNS TO THE SCENE OF SOME OF HIS EARLIER WORK, TO TELL ANOTHER STORY OF BENNY KRAMER AND HIS MOTHER, THE BOOTLEGGER.
EN4 1170 QB VII URIS, LEON FLORENCE KRAMON A HOLOCAUST NOVEL INVOLVING A SURGEON CHARGED WITH PERFORMING EXPERIMENTAL SURGERY ON JEWISH INMATES IN THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS.
EN4 1172 JEWISH ETHICS, PHILOSOPHY AND MYSTICISM VOLUME II: THE CHAIN OF TRADITION SERIES JACOBS, LOUIS EVE GREEN    THE SECOND VOLUME IN A SERIES THAT INCLUDES A TRANSLATION AND COMMENTARY ON WORKS TAKEN FROM TRADITIONAL JEWISH SOURCES.
EN4 1173 MY NAME IS ASHER LEV POTOK, CHAIM SALO MINKIN  CONSIDERED AN UNUSUAL CHILD BY HIS TRADITIONAL HASIDIC FAMILY, ASHER LEV GROWS UP TO BECOME A TALENTED AND SUCCESSFUL ARTIST. THE BOOK DESCRIBES HIS PERSONAL AGONY AND THE CONFLICT BETWEEN HIS ART AND HIS RELIGION.
EN4 1175 EDUCATION OF ABRAHAM CAHAN CAHAN, ABRAHAM   MARY PERLOW  THE FIRST SECTION OF THE MEMOIRS OF THE YIDDISH WRITER, EDITOR, AND SOCIALIST LEADER. CAHAN HELPED FOUND THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD IN 1897 AND SERVED AS ITS EDITOR FOR NEARLY 50 YEARS. TRANSLATED BY ABRAHAM P. CONAN AND LYNN DAVISON
EN4 1177 SHOP ON MAIN STREET GROSMAN, LADISLAV BIRDIE SAFION THE POIGNANT, MOVING STORY OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF A SMALL TOWN IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA IN THE DAYS OF NAZI TAKEOVER.
EN4 1180 PECULIAR TREASURE FERBER, EDNA RAY BRODY THE 1939 AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE PULITZER-PRIZE WINNING AUTHOR (1885-1968) OF CIMMARON, SHOW BOAT, AND STAGE DOOR, AMONG OTHER WORKS.
EN4 1182 GHETTO COMEDIES ZANGWILL, ISRAEL MRS. HERSH FRANKS ONE OF THE CLASSICS BY THE NINETEENTH CENTURY BRITISH AUTHOR ON JEWISH THEMES, INCLUDING 'THE YIDDISH HAMLET,' 'ELIJAH'S GOBLET,' AND 'THE RED MARK.'
EN4 1189 IN THE HEART OF THE SEAS A STORY OF A JOURNEY TO THE LAND OF ISRAEL AGNON, S.Y. ROBERTA POLLACK A POETIC NOVEL ABOUT A GROUP OF PIOUS EUROPEAN JEWS ON THEIR WAY TO THE HOLY CITY, JERUSALEM.
EN4 1197 ESSENCE OF JUDAISM BAECK, LEO ROBERTA POLLACK AN ANALYSIS OF JEWISH THOUGHT AND RELIGIOUS INSIGHT BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH SCHOLAR AND RABBI.  REMAKE OF ESTHER M. COHEN'S 1972 RECORDING
EN4 1200 BEHIND BARS WHAT A CHAPLAIN SAW IN ALCATRAZ, FOLSOM, AND SAN QUENTIN LIEBERT, JULIUS A. TESS GOLDMAN THE MEMOIRS OF AN AMERICAN RABBI WHO SERVED AS A PRISON CHAPLAIN, AND HIS ATTITUDES TOWARDS CRIMINALITY.  WRITTEN WITH EMILY KINGSBERY.
EN4 1210 TALES OF THE HASIDIM LATER MASTERS BUBER, MARTIN NATALIE STRAUSS STORIES ABOUT EARLY CHASSIDIC LEADERS, DEPICTING LIVES OF FERVOR AND EXALTED JOY.
EN4 1218 CLASS STRUGGLE IN THE PALE THE FORMATIVE YRS OF THE JEWISH WORKER'S MVMT IN CZARIST RUSSIA MENDELSOHN, EZRA SYLVIA KIMMEL & CAROL SCHREIBER A STUDY OF THE JEWISH LABOR MOVEMENT IN RUSSIA FROM ITS ORIGINS TO THE 1905 REVOLUTION.
EN4 1224 DAVID THE KING SCHMITT, GLADYS RUTH ZAIMAN  A NOVEL BASED ON THE LIFE OF KING DAVID, DEPICTING THE TIMES HE LIVED IN AND THE CONTRIBUTIONS HE MADE.  REMAKE OF MARION BAER'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1232 TEITELBAUM'S WIDOW MARKFIELD, WALLACE CAROL SLOTE & JOY GERSTEN A HUMOROUS, WARM ACCOUNT IN FICTION FORM OF THE GROWING-UP YEARS OF A JEWISH BOY IN BROOKLYN IN THE 1930S.
EN4 1235 IDEAS AND IDEALS OF THE HASSIDIM ARON, MILTON, DR. ELLEN PROPP A STUDY OF SOME OF THE PROMINENT FIGURES IN THE HASIDIC MOVEMENT AND THEIR TEACHINGS.
EN4 1242 GORE AND IGOR LEVIN, MEYER CEIL ROSEN   THE STORY OF TWO BOYS, ONE AMERICAN AND ONE RUSSIAN, EACH OF WHOM FLEES FROM INJUSTICE IN HIS HOMELAND AND FINDS REFUGE AND ADVENTURE IN ISRAEL.
EN4 1244 STRONGHOLD LEVIN, MEYER ROSE COHEN   THIS NOVEL, SET IN A BARONIAL CASTLE DEEP WITHIN A NAZI-OCCUPIED COUNTRY, EXPLORES THE QUESTIONS OF WAR AND THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE.
EN4 1247 REMEMBER ME TO GOD KAUFMAN, MYRON S. ADELINE MAREMONT A YOUNG BOSTONIAN'S ANGUISH IN COMING TO TERMS WITH HIS JEWISH HERITAGE. RICHARD AMSTERDAM, HARVARD UNDERGRADUATE AND SON OF A BOSTON JUDGE WANTS TO JOIN THE PROTESTANT CHURCH. HIS STRUGGLE IS HAMPERED BY HIS FATHER'S INTEGRITY.  REMAKE OF ADELINE MAREMONT'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1248 WICKED CITY SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS BONNIE BANAS A RETELLING OF THE BIBLICAL STORY OF LOT, ABRAHAM'S NEPHEW, AND THE DESTRUCTION OF THE IMMORAL CITY OF SODOM. 
EN4 1249 NOTES FROM THE WARSAW GHETTO RINGELBLUM, EMMANUEL IRVING W. KRAMER, M.D. SPANNING THE PERIOD FROM OCTOBER, 1939 TO THE END OF 1942, A YOUNG PROFESSIONAL HISTORIAN RECORDED THE COURAGEOUS BUT FUTILE EFFORTS OF THE JEWS OF WARSAW IN THEIR FIGHT AGAINST THE NAZIS. REMAKE OF SALO W. MINKIN'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1256 NAZARENE ASCH, SHOLEM BEATRICE LEVY A NOVEL BASED ON THE LIFE OF JESUS, DESCRIBING THE CUSTOMS AND THE RELIGIOUS IDEAS OF THE TIME.
EN4 1259 PORTNOY'S COMPLAINT ROTH, PHILIP NANCY SCHIERING A NOVEL ABOUT THE SOCIAL AND SEXUAL DEVELOPMENT OF A YOUNG AMERICAN JEW WHO COMPLAINS THAT HE IS "LIVING IN THE MIDDLE OF A JEWISH JOKE."  REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 1261 BADERS OF JACOB STREET KARMEL-WOLFE, HENIA MARY PERLOW  A NOVEL ABOUT A JEWISH FAMILY IN WARTIME POLAND.
EN4 1268 GREAT JEWISH SHORT STORIES BELLOW, SAUL, ED. ESTHER COHEN THIS ANTHOLOGY OF SHORT STORIES REPRESENTS A DIVERSITY OF JEWISH WRITERS. REMAKE OF BESS CHALSKE'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1274 BINTEL BRIEF (COMPLETE BOOK) LETTERS FROM THE LOWER EAST SIDE TO THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD METZKER, ISAAC, ED. HELEN BELINK A COMPILATION OF 60 YEARS OF LETTERS WRITTEN TO THE EDITOR OF THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD, DEALING WITH THE LIVES AND PROBLEMS OF NEW IMMIGRANTS LIVING ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE FROM 1906 TO 1967
EN4 1285 COUNT OF COUCY LEHMANN, MARCUS ROSE COHEN   A HISTORICAL NOVEL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE SET IN MEDIEVAL FRANCE DURING THE AGE OF THE FRENCH-JEWISH TALMUDIC SCHOLARS.
EN4 1289 TO BROOKLYN WITH LOVE GREEN, GERALD ROBYN SILVERBERG A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A 12-YEAR-OLD BROOKLYNITE, SUMMER 1933.  ALBERT "FOUR EYES" ABRAMS HAS THE HIGHEST I.Q. IN P.S. 133, BUT HE IS ALSO NEARSIGHTED AND UNATHLETIC.  WHAT GOOD ARE BRAINS, HE WONDERS, IF YOU'RE GOING TO DEVELOP A PAUNCH BEFORE YOUR BAR-MITZVAH, IF YOU'RE ALWAYS PICKED LAST, AND IF YOU'RE TOO CHICKEN TO FIGHT BACK?
EN4 1291 FIVE STORIES OF FERRARA BASSANI, GIORGIO ADELINE MAREMONT FIVE STORIES WHICH RECREATE THE SOCIAL HISTORY OF THE ITALIAN CITY OF FERRARA WHERE MASS DEPORTATION OF JEWS TOOK PLACE DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 1296 HISTORY OF THE JEWS SACHAR, ABRAM LEON SCHIERING, NANCY A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE SCHOLAR AND HISTORIAN, FOCUSING ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL, AND ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AS WELL AS TO PURELY RELIGIOUS AND PHILOSOPHICAL DEVELOPMENT.  REMAKE OF NANCY SCHIERING'S 1972 RECORDING.
EN4 1299 THY DAUGHTER'S NAKEDNESS KAUFMAN, MYRON S. EVE GREEN    A NOVEL ABOUT A RABBI'S DAUGHTER WHO IS TROUBLED BY THE CONFLICT BETWEEN MODERN AMERICAN LIFE AND THE TRADITIONAL VALUES OF HER JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 1316 EXILED AND THE REDEEMED BEN-ZVI, ITZHAK RUTH BUDISH  A STUDY BY A FORMER PRESIDENT OF ISRAEL ABOUT THE FATE OF JEWISH COMMUNITIES WHO FOR CENTURIES HAVE BEEN ON THE PERIPHERY OF JEWISH LIFE.
EN4 1318 BALFOUR DECLARATION STEIN, LEONARD SELMA BROWN  THE BACKGROUND AND ORIGINS OF THE 1917 BALFOUR DECLARATION ESTABLISHING A JEWISH HOMELAND IN PALESTINE.
EN4 1327 DESPERATE MISSION  JOEL BRAND'S STORY WEISSBERG, ALEX EDNA L. SAMPLINER A HISTORICAL NOVEL BASED ON THE DEALS MADE BY THE NAZIS TO EXCHANGE JEWS FOR EQUIPMENT AND WAR MATERIEL DURING WORLD WAR II. BRAND, A MEMBER OF THE BUDAPEST JEWISH RELIEF COMMITTEE, CONFERRED WITH ADOLF EICHMANN ON IMPLEMENTING SUCH A PLAN.
EN4 1338 OF A WORLD THAT IS NO MORE SINGER, ISRAEL JOSHUA MRS. STANLEY ROSE & MRS. LESTER ROSENBAUM THE STORY OF THE HOUSEHOLD OF A RABBI IN A POLISH-JEWISH SHTETL NEAR THE TURN OF THE 20TH CENTURY.
EN4 1341 STAR OF REDEMPTION ROSENZWEIG, FRANZ NANCY SCHIERING WRITTEN BY THE PROMINENT GERMAN JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, THIS BOOK PRESENTS AN ORIGINAL APPROACH TO RELIGIOUS THINKING.  REMAKE OF AN EARLIER RECORDING.
EN4 1348 ABDUCTION KUMIN, MAXINE RUTH BUDISH  LUCY STARR IS 42 AND INVOLVED IN AN INNER-CITY EDUCATIONAL PROJECT.  AS A PROTEST AGAINST HER LOSING BATTLE WITH LIFE, SHE ABDUCTS A TEN-YEAR-OLD BLACK BOY.
EN4 1354 TEMPLE LEOKUM, ARKADY FRIEDA K. STERNBERG A NOVEL ABOUT THE BUILDING OF A REFORM TEMPLE WHICH DEALS WITH THE DILEMMA OF JEWISH IDENTITY AND AREAS OF CONFLICT WITHIN THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY.
EN4 1355 BEN-GURION THE BIOGRAPHY OF AN EXTRAORDINARY MAN ST. JOHN, ROBERT DORA VOLINSKY A BIOGRAPHY OF THE FIRST PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL, HIGHLIGHTING HIS CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE STATE FROM ITS PIONEER DAYS THROUGH THE 1950S.
EN4 1358 COURSE OF MODERN JEWISH HISTORY SACHAR, HOWARD M. MARCIA KLAUSS AN UPDATED (1977) EDITION OF A THOROUGH EXAMINATION OF MODERN JEWISH HISTORY, FROM THE FRENCH REVOLUTION THROUGH THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL THROUGH THE "COMING OF AGE" OF AMERICAN JEWRY.  THIS RECORDING REPLACES THE ONE THAT WAS BASED ON THE EARLIER EDITION OF THE BOOK.
EN4 1365 FOCUS MILLER, ARTHUR MRS. EUGENE KRAMON A ALLEGORICAL STORY ABOUT ANTI-SEMITISM. LAWRENCE NEWMAN, OFFICE WORKER AND ORDINARY ANTI-SEMITE, STARTS WEARING GLASSES AND IS SUDDENLY MISTAKEN FOR A JEW. HE BEGINS EXPERIENCING THE BIGOTRY OF THE NEIGHBORS HE'D BEEN FRIENDLY WITH BEFORE, AND IN DUE COURSE HE FINDS SUPPORT AND UNDERSTANDING FROM ONE OF THE VERY JEWISH IMMIGRANTS HE HAD PREVIOUSLY SO DESPISED.
EN4 1369 IMPOSSIBLE TAKES LONGER MEMOIRS OF VERA WEIZMANN WEIZMANN, VERA, WITH DAVID TUTAEV TRUDY CUTLER THE MEMOIRS OF THE WIFE OF CHAIM WEIZMANN, THE FIRST PRESIDENT OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 1370 EINSTEIN THE LIFE AND TIMES CLARK, RONALD W. PATRICIA B. DAVIDSON A BIOGRAPHY OF THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICAN PHYSICIST, DESCRIBING HIS LIFE AS A SCIENTIST AND HIS COMPASSIONATE NATURE.
EN4 1371 ENEMIES, A LOVE STORY SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS JOYCE KARP A NOVEL CENTERING AROUND HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS LIVING IN NEW YORK, WHOSE MAIN CHARACTER IS TORN BY LOVE, LUST, AND HIS LOSS OF GOD AND JEWISHNESS.
EN4 1373 BOOK OF DANIEL DOCTOROW, E.L. ELEANOR TANNENBAUM & EVELYN THORNER A NOVEL BASED ON THE ROSENBERG TRIAL WHICH PORTRAYS THE FATE OF THE ROSENBERG CHILDREN FOLLOWING THE EXECUTION OF THEIR PARENTS FOR ESPIONAGE.  REMAKE OF A 1973 RECORDING.
EN4 1374 LEO BAECK TEACHER OF THERESIENSTADT FRIEDLANDER, ALBERT H. MRS. LEONARD VOGEL A CRITICAL, BIOGRAPHICAL STUDY OF THE LEADER OF GERMAN JEWRY DURING THE HOLOCAUST. FRIEDLANDER, A LONDON RABBI AND LEADER IN THE REFORM MOVEMENT, PRESENTS BAECK'S PHILOSOPHY OF JUDAISM AND THE CONTROVERSIES THAT AROSE FROM HIS UNORTHODOX VIEWS.
EN4 1376 FACE ON THE CUTTING ROOM FLOOR SCHUMACH, MURRAY JOAN KUPFERBERG A DESCRIPTION OF THE RISE OF CENSORSHIP IN MOVIES AND TELEVISION AND THE COURT CASES ON THE ISSUE.
EN4 1382 SOULS ON FIRE PORTRAITS AND LEGENDS OF HASIDIC MASTERS WIESEL, ELIE NANCY SCHIERING DEPICTED THROUGH LEGENDARY TALES ARE EIGHT MAJOR FIGURES OF HASIDISM, FROM ISRAEL BAAL SHEM TO RABBI NAHMAN OF BRATZLAV. WIESEL RECORDS THEIR ADVENTURES, SECRETS, STRUGGLES, AND THEIR MYSTERIOUS POWERS AND CHARISMA.  REMAKE OF A 1973 RECORDING.
EN4 1389 MENDELSSOHNS THREE GENERATIONS OF GENIUS KUPFERBERG, HERBERT DORA VOLINSKY A BIOGRAPHY OF THE WRITER AND PHILOSOPHER MOSES MENDELSSOHN; HIS SON, ABRAHAM, WHO WAS IN CHARGE OF THE FAMILY'S BANKING CONCERN; AND HIS GRANDSON, THE MUSICIAN AND COMPOSER, FELIX MENDELSSOHN.
EN4 1391 SHEILA LEVINE IS DEAD AND LIVING IN NEW YORK PARENT, GAIL RENEE GOODSTEIN & SONYA ROTH A NOVEL IN THE FORM OF A SUICIDE NOTE FROM A 30-YEAR-OLD JEWISH WOMAN WHO HAS COMMITTED THE SIN OF FAILING TO FIND A HUSBAND.
EN4 1392 SPIES IN THE PROMISED LAND ISER HAREL AND THE ISRAELI SECRET BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL KAREN SOLL THE STORY OF THE ISRAELI SECRET SERVICE AND ITS ESPIONAGE ACTIVITIES.
EN4 1395 HILLEL'S HAPPY HOLIDAYS GAMORAN, MAMIE LENORE SANDEL A RELIGIOUS TEXT FOR CHILDREN CONCERNING THE CELEBRATION OF THE JEWISH FESTIVALS.
EN4 1403 YISROEL THE FIRST JEWISH OMNIBUS LEFTWICH, JOSEPH, ED. BEA. AHRENS, FRAN. KLIPSTEIN, JEANNE PEARSON AN ANTHOLOGY OF STORIES BY JEWISH WRITERS ON THEMES OF JEWISH INTEREST. COMPILED BY A BRITISH-JEWISH JOURNALIST AND LITERARY CRITIC.
EN4 1407 COAT OF MANY COLORS EDWIN, SAMUEL CHARLES WARSHAUER A COLLECTION OF ANECDOTAL STORIES, MOSTLY ABOUT JEWS. THE FIRST HALF IS MADE UP OF STORIES SET IN ISRAEL, THE SECOND HALF IS OF STORIES ABOUT JEWS IN FRANCE, ENGLAND, AMERICA, DENMARK, AND SOUTH AFRICA.
EN4 1409 UP THE DOWN STAIRCASE KAUFMAN, BEL BONNIE BANAS THIS NOVEL IS A SATIRIC "ANTHOLOGY" OF LIFE IN A LARGE CITY HIGH SCHOOL, INCLUDING HUMOROUS MEMOS, LETTERS, AND STUDENT COMPOSITIONS. WRITTEN BY THE GRANDDAUGHTER OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM.
EN4 1412 GREAT JEWISH PERSONALITIES IN MODERN TIMES NOVECK, SIMON, ED. EDITH SCHMIDT AN ANTHOLOGY OF BIOGRAPHICAL WORKS ON LEADING JEWISH THINKERS ON THE CONTEMPORARY SCENE, THEIR PHILOSOPHIES, AND THEIR CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE CHANGING IDEAS IN A FAST-CHANGING WORLD AND VALUE-SCHEME.
EN4 1414 GEORGE S. KAUFMAN AN INTIMATE BIOGRAPHY TEICHMANN, HOWARD LOIS MESKIN & ELINORE TANNENBAUM A BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR AND PLAYWRIGHT, WRITTEN BY THE CO-AUTHOR OF ONE OF HIS GREAT STAGE SUCCESSES.
EN4 1417 JEWISH VALUES JACOBS, LOUIS  ROSLYN LEFFER EXAMINES THE GAP BETWEEN TRADITIONAL VIEWS AS PRESENTED IN THE CLASSIC SOURCES OF JUDAISM AND THEIR APPLICATION TO THE DILEMMAS OF THE PRESENT TIME.  SUGGESTS AN APPROACH TO BRIDGING THIS GAP.
EN4 1418 JEWISH WOMAN AN ANTHOLOGY HALTIN, LIZ SYLVIA ESTES A COLLECTION OF STORIES ON THE JEWISH WOMAN.
EN4 1421 BLUE HILL AVENUE MIRSKY, MARK HELEN BECKER A SATIRICAL NOVEL ABOUT A MEEK, COMPLACENT RABBI WHO IS GOADED INTO PUBLICLY INDICTING MEMBERS OF HIS CONGREGATION FOR VARIOUS DECEPTIONS.
EN4 1422 APOSTLE ASCH, SHOLEM AL REITWITCH A HISTORICAL NOVEL ABOUT THE EARLY DAYS OF CHRISTIANITY AND ITS TIES TO JUDAISM, THE FIRST MONOTHEISTIC RELIGION.
EN4 1429 CARP IN THE BATHTUB COHEN, BARBARA RUTH LEVINSTEIN A CHILDREN'S STORY ABOUT A FAMILY IN NEW YORK AND ITS PREPARATIONS FOR THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS.
EN4 1443 HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE MARGOLIS, MAX L., & ALEXANDER MARX RUBELLE SCHAFLER A COMPREHENSIVE ONE-VOLUME HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 1450 MODERN NATIONALISM AND RELIGION BARON, SALO W. SALO W. MINKIN A HISTORY OF THE EMERGENCE OF NATIONALISM AND AN INTERPRETATION OF THE DEVASTATING IMPACT IT HAS HAD ON MODERN RELIGION -- PARTICULARLY IN TERMS OF THE VIEWPOINT THAT NATIONALISM HAS BEEN MANIPULATED IN OUR TIMES AS A DEVICE FOR JUSTIFYING POLITICAL ANTI- SEMITISM.
EN4 1451 GOLDA MEIR WOMAN WITH A CAUSE SYRKIN, MARIE SYLVIA LANDOW A BIOGRAPHY OF THE PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL DESCRIBING HER EARLY YEARS, HER STATESMANSHIP, AND HER CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE COUNTRY.
EN4 1454 WINDS OF WAR WOUK, HERMAN EVELYN THORNER & DOROTHY MILLER A HISTORICAL NOVEL DEALING WITH THE MILITARY AND POLITICAL EVENTS THAT PUSHED THE UNITED STATES INTO WORLD WAR II.  
EN4 1458 TO HALLOW THIS LIFE BUBER, MARTIN JOYCE KARP AN ANTHOLOGY OF WRITINGS BY THE TWENTIETH CENTURY PHILOSOPHER AND THEOLOGIAN.
EN4 1459 GUIDE OF THE PERPLEXED MAIMONIDES, MOSES ELAINE SUSSMAN & ROSALIND GALLARD THE CLASSIC PHILOSOPHICAL WORK BY THE "RAMBAM," THE TWELFTH CENTURY JEWISH RABBI-PHYSICIAN.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY SHLOMO PINES.
EN4 1465 BREAKDOWN AND BEREAVEMENT BRENNER, YOSEF HAIM WILMA BASS & BARBARA TALLERING A NOVEL ABOUT UNFULFILLED DESIRE AND THE TOLL THAT THE STRUGGLE FOR FULFILLMENT TAKES ON THE HUMAN SPIRIT. WRITTEN BY THE ISRAELI NOVELIST, EDITOR, CRITIC, AND PHILOSOPHER WHO TOOK A PSYCHOLOGICAL APPROACH TO LITERATURE. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW.
EN4 1469 BEHIND THE DOOR BASSANI, GIORGIO BETTY BUSMAN & SHIRLEY RAUCHER A NOVEL ABOUT TWO ADOLESCENT BOYS AND THEIR FRIENDSHIP IN ITALY OF THE 1930S BY THE AUTHOR OF "THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS."
EN4 1474 THEREFORE CHOOSE LIFE SILVER, ABBA HILLEL EDITH GIFFORDS SERMONS AND WRITINGS OF THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY REFORM RABBI AND ZIONIST LEADER WHO LIVED FROM 1893-1963.
EN4 1476 FAITH AND DOUBT STUDIES IN TRADITIONAL JEWISH THOUGHT LAMM, NORMAN ELLEN PROPP A RENOWNED MODERN ORTHODOX RABBI OFFERS ELEVEN ESSAYS ON JEWISH LAW IN RELATION TO SCIENCE, ECOLOGY, MORALITY, AND SOCIOLOGY.
EN4 1485 MY COUNTRY THE STORY OF MODERN ISRAEL EBAN, ABBA JANE N. WEISS A HISTORY OF THE FIRST 25 YEARS OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL, WRITTEN BY THE NOTED STATESMAN AND FORMER CABINET MINISTER. A FOLLOW-UP TO HIS EARLIER WORK, "MY PEOPLE."  REMAKE OF A LOST 1973 RECORDING BY SALO W. MINKIN.
EN4 1490 TO THE PRECIPICE ROSSNER, JUDITH ELAINE LEE   A NOVEL ABOUT THE LIFE, STRUGGLES, AND TRIUMPHS OF A JEWISH FAMILY LIVING ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE.
EN4 1491 EINSTEIN BERNSTEIN, JEREMY JANE WEISS   A BIOGRAPHY OF PHYSICIST ALBERT EINSTEIN AND HIS IMPACT ON SCIENTIFIC THOUGHT IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 1493 STUDIES IN THE COMMUNAL LIFE OF THE JEWS OF SPAIN AS REFLECTED IN THE RESPONSA OF RABBI... EPSTEIN, ISADORE CAROLE PESNER A STUDY ABOUT THE COMMUNAL LIFE OF SPANISH JEWS DURING THE LATTER YEARS OF THE 'GOLDEN AGE OF SPAIN' AND DURING THE PERIOD OF THE RESETTLEMENT OF THE JEWS IN THE BARBARY STATES. BASED ON THE RESPONSA OF RABBI SOLOMON BEN ADRETH, THE 'RASHBA,' WHO LIVED FROM 1235-1310, AND RABBI SIMON BEN ZEMAH DURAN.
EN4 1494 FOR THOSE I LOVED GRAY, MARTIN BEATRICE SUDNOW THE STORY OF A MAN WHO LOST EVERYTHING BUT HIS WILL TO SURVIVE. INCLUDES HIS LIFE IN THE WARSAW GHETTO, THE SLAUGHTER OF HIS FAMILY, HIS IMPRISONMENT AT TREBLINKA, AND HIS HUNT FOR NAZI WAR CRIMINALS.
EN4 1496 BIBLE A MODERN JEWISH APPROACH BAMBERGER, BERNARD J. ESTELLE I. SILVERMAN A GUIDE TO MODERN JEWISH BIBLE STUDY, WHICH INCLUDES BIBLICAL INFLUENCE ON WESTERN CIVILIZATION, ARCHEOLOGICAL FINDINGS, BIBLICAL CRITICISM, AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS GOD AND MESSIAH. ORIGINALLY WRITTEN FOR THE B'NAI BRITH HILLEL FOUNDATION FOR USE ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES.
EN4 1499 BOOK OF JEWISH CONCEPTS BIRNBAUM, PHILIP ADELE STEIN  A STUDY OF THE BASIC PRINCIPLES, THEMES, AND PRACTICES OF JUDAISM WRITTEN BY AN ORTHODOX SCHOLAR.
EN4 1501 ALBERT EINSTEIN CREATOR AND REBEL HOFFMAN, BANESH MILDRED B. LITTMAN A BIOGRAPHY OF THE NOTED SCIENTIST COMPILED BY HIS COLLEAGUES AT THE INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDIES.
EN4 1503 WHAT'S THE BIG HURRY? YAFFE, JAMES CORRINE M. GANZ A NOVEL ABOUT A LOVEABLE BUT QUICK-TEMPERED MAN WHO MADE HIS FORTUNE IN CHICAGO AND LOST HIS FRIENDS IN THE PROCESS.  SET BETWEEN THE EARLY 1900S AND 1946.
EN4 1505 HISTORY OF ANTI-SEMITISM FROM THE TIME OF CHRIST TO THE  COURT JEWS POLIAKOV, LEON ROBERTA POLLACK A HISTORY AND ANALYSIS OF ANTI-SEMITISM, ITS DEVELOPMENT AND HISTORICAL EVOLUTION.  (3 VOL.'S COMBINED...EC-1505, 1882 & 5352)
EN4 1514 RABBI KOOK'S PHILOSOPHY OF REPENTANCE A TRANSLATION OF OROT HA-TESHUVAH METZGER, ALTER B. Z. TRUDY CUTLER OROT HA-TESHUVA BY RABBI AVRAHAM ISAAC KOOK (1868-1935), THE FIRST CHIEF RABBI  OF ISRAEL, IS ONE OF THE MOST SIGNIFICANT BOOKS ON RELIGIOUS THOUGHT. ITS DOCTRINE OF PENITENCE UNDERSCORES THE UNDERLYING MOTIF OF RAV KOOK'S ETHICAL SYSTEM.
EN4 1520 99 DAYS IN DAMASCUS OREN, URI ETHEL MANDURO THE STORY OF THE HIGHJACKING OF TWA FLIGHT 840.
EN4 1524 AND THE HILLS SHOUTED FOR JOY THE DAY ISRAEL WAS BORN POSTAL, BERNARD, & HENRY W. LEVY FLORENCE S. LAZERSON AN ACCOUNT OF THE HISTORIC EVENTS THAT TOOK PLACE ON MAY 15, 1948, THE DAY THAT ISRAEL WAS PROCLAIMED A SOVEREIGN STATE. INCLUDES A BRIEF HISTORY OF ZIONISM AND PERSONAL ACCOUNTS OF SOLDIERS WHO FOUGHT FOR ISRAEL'S INDEPENDENCE.
EN4 1525 MARTIN BUBER THE LIFE OF DIALOGUE FRIEDMAN, MAURICE S. RUBELLE SCHAFLER A COMMENTARY ON BUBER'S WRITINGS, WITH A SYSTEMATIC INTERPRETATION OF THE MAJOR ASPECTS OF HIS THOUGHT. AN INTRODUCTION TO UNDERSTANDING BUBER'S UNIQUE PHILOSOPHY.
EN4 1526 MAIMONIDES HIS LIFE AND WORKS YELLIN, DAVID, & ISRAEL ABRAHAMS SALO W. MINKIN A BIOGRAPHY OF THE MEDIEVAL PHILOSOPHER, SCHOLAR, AND PHYSICIAN WHO LIVED FROM 1135-1204.
EN4 1528 ETHICS FROM SINAI, VOLS. I, II, III BUNIM, IRVING M. BRAV, STANLEY R., RABBI AN ECLECTIC, WIDE-RANGING COMMENTARY ON PIRKEI AVOT (TRACTATE AVOT OF THE MISHNAH).
EN4 1534 PERSON SHOULDN'T DIE LIKE THAT GOLDSTEIN, ARTHUR SUSANNA E. CLARK AN UNUSUAL MYSTERY IN WHICH A 72 YEAR-OLD MAN, LIVING ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE, DISCOVERS A BODY AND ATTEMPTS TO SOLVE A FRIEND'S DEATH.
EN4 1535 HEBREW THE ETERNAL LANGUAGE CHOMSKY, WILLIAM RUTH ZAIMAN  THE HISTORY OF THE HEBREW LANGUAGE AS IT PARALLELS THE HISTORY AND EXPERIENCES OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 1543 RASHI LIBER, MAURICE REEVA DORMAN A COMPLETE BIOGRAPHY OF RASHI, ONE OF THE GREATEST COMMENTATORS ON THE BIBLE, IS SET IN THE CONTEXT OF HIS ELEVENTH CENTURY FRENCH BACKGROUND AND OFFERS A FULL ACCOUNT OF HIS WORK, INCLUDING RESPONSA AND POETRY.  HIS INFLUENCE ON BIBLICAL, RABBINIC, AND EVEN CHRISTIAN SCHOLARSHIP IS TRACED.  PUBLISHED 1970.
EN4 1545 JEWISH DIETARY LAWS DRESNER, SAMUEL H., & SEYMOUR SIEGEL ADELE STEIN  A GUIDE TO THE UNDERSTANDING AND OBSERVANCE OF JEWISH DIETARY LAWS. PUBLISHED 1959.
EN4 1546 PIONEERS IN ISRAEL DAYAN, SHMUEL EDITH SCHMIDT WRITTEN BY THE FATHER OF GENERAL MOSHE DAYAN, THIS IS A HISTORY OF THE STRUGGLES OF THE EARLY PIONEERS AND THEIR TRIUMPH AGAINST THE SEVERE ODDS IN HELPING TO CARVE A JEWISH HOMELAND IN HOSTILE TERRITORY.  PUBLISHED 1961.
EN4 1552 I.L. PERETZ PSYCHOLOGIST OF LITERATURE ROBACK, A.A. MURIEL DORIS AN ANALYSIS OF HOW PERETZ USES HIS CHARACTERS TO EXPLORE JEWISH HISTORY AND CULTURE.
EN4 1555 BOOK OF BELIEFS AND OPINIONS GAON, SAADIA BENJAMIN WERNE AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE COMPLETE TEXT OF SAADIA GAON'S JEWISH PHILOSOPHICAL CLASSIC, WHICH IS THE FIRST SYSTEMATIC ATTEMPT TO PRESENT JUDAISM AS A RATIONAL BODY OF BELIEFS.
EN4 1556 IMPLOSION CONSPIRACY NIZER, LOUIS ADELINE MARAMOUNT A BOOK DEALING WITH THE ROSENBERG TRIAL AND ITS AFTERMATH. WRITTEN BY THE WELL-KNOWN TRIAL LAWYER.
EN4 1561 ISRAEL AND THE WORLD BUBER, MARTIN ESTHER M. COHEN PHILOSOPHICAL ESSAYS ON THE EXPERIENCE OF ISRAEL AMIDST THE NATIONS OF THE WORLD.
EN4 1562 TARGUMS AND RABBINIC LITERATURE AN INTRODUCTION TO JEWISH INTERPRETATIONS OF SCRIPTURE BOWKER, JOHN STANLEY R. BRAV THIS BOOK SERVES WELL AS AN INTRODUCTION TO RABBINIC THOUGHTS AND LITERATURE. IT PROVIDES AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ARAMAIC TARGUMS AND SHOWS HOW THE TARGUMS FORM A PART OF JEWISH EXEGESIS IN GENERAL.
EN4 1563 MR. JACK AND THE GREENSTALKS HOROWITZ, GENE GERT ZUCKERMAN A NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG DESIGNER AND THE GARMENT INDUSTRY IN NEW YORK CITY.
EN4 1565 GREAT JEWISH PERSONALITIES IN ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL TIMES NOVECK, SIMON, ED. DALE NADEL & SYLVIA STILLMAN A HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY OF 12 JEWISH SAGES, PROPHETS, AND PHILOSOPHERS, AMONG THEM MOSES, JEREMIAH, DAVID, AKIVA, AND MAIMONIDES
EN4 1566 SOLOMON GOLDMAN A RABBI'S RABBI WEINSTEIN, JACOB J. RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THE LIFE STORY OF AN AMERICAN RABBI WHO WAS DEDICATED TO THE CONTINUITY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE, THE RENEWAL OF HEBREW EDUCATION, AND THE REBUILDING OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 1572 YIDDISH LITERATURE MADISON, CHARLES A. (null) A SURVEY OF YIDDISH WRITING FROM ITS JUDEO-GERMAN BEGINNINGS, WITH AN ANALYSIS OF THE WORKS OF MENDELE MOKHER SFORIM, SHOLOM ALEICHEM, DAVID PINSKI, THE SINGER BROTHERS, AND OTHERS.
EN4 1573 KIKE A DOCUMENTARY OF ANTI-SEMITISM  SELZER, MICHAEL, ED. MRS. EDWARD L. BASS A HISTORY OF ANTI-SEMITISM IN AMERICA, DATING FROM THE ANTI-JEWISH LAWS OF THE DUTCH COLONIALS TO THE ACTIVITIES OF THE KU KLUX KLAN. TOLD THROUGH THE WORDS AND PICTURES OF ITS PROPONENTS.
EN4 1575 DARKNESS AT NOON KOESTLER, ARTHUR (null) A NOVEL, BASED ON THE AUTHOR'S OWN EXPERIENCES, ABOUT THE IMPRISONMENT, TORTURE, CONFESSION, AND DEATH OF AN OLD BOLSHEVIK.
EN4 1580 TAKE MY WIFE ... PLEASE YOUNGMAN, HENNY DONNA ROGOVIN A HUMOROUS AUTOBIOGRAPHY BY THE WELL-KNOWN COMEDIAN.
EN4 1582 JUDAISM A PORTRAIT ROTH, LEON ELAYNE BERNSTEIN A SCHOLARLY APPROACH TO THE UNDERSTANDING OF JUDAISM. THE BOOK DISCUSSES THE PRINCIPLES FOR WHICH JUDAISM STANDS AND THEIR APPLICATION TO CONTEMPORARY LIFE.
EN4 1583 FEAST OF LEVIATHAN SCHWARZ, LEO, ED ROBERTA POLLACK AN ANTHOLOGY OF 50 STORIES OF ADVENTURE, FAITH, AND LOVE, TAKEN FROM JEWISH LITERATURE OVER THE AGES.
EN4 1586 GREATEST JEWISH CITY IN WORLD GOLDEN, HARRY ROBYN SILVERBERG THE TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS, AS WELL AS THE JOYS, OF BEING JEWISH IN NEW YORK CITY. WRITTEN BY THE WELL-KNOWN AUTHOR AND HUMORIST
EN4 1591 SETTLERS LEVIN, MEYER ROSEMARY MARKS FLEEING THE POGROMS IN CZARIST RUSSIA, THE CHAIMOVITCH FAMILY COMES TO ERETZ YISRAEL. THIS IS THE SAGA OF THE FAMILY'S RETURN TO THE JEWISH HOMELAND IN THE EARLY 1900S AND THEIR SETTLEMENT OF THE LAND IN THE YEARS LEADING UP TO (AND INCLUDING) WORLD WAR I. © 1972
EN4 1593 GRANDEES BIRMINGHAM, STEPHEN BETTY STONE THE STORY OF SPANISH-PORTUGUESE JEWISH FAMILIES WHO SETTLED IN NEW YORK AND THEIR DESCENDANTS.
EN4 1598 AS FOR ME - MY PRAYER MINDEL, NISSAN STANLEY BRAV A COMMENTARY ON THE DAILY PRAYERS.
EN4 1600 FOOLS OF CHELM SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS BETTY BUSMAN A HUMOROUS STORY ABOUT THE PEOPLE OF CHELM WHO ARE POOR BUT CONTENT UNTIL ONE OF THEIR SAGES POINTS OUT WHAT THEY ARE MISSING.
EN4 1606 CANTOR AN HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE LANDMAN, LEO (null) THE STATUS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE CANTOR IN JEWISH COMMUNAL WORSHIP. PRESENTS THE HISTORIC, SOCIAL, AND RELIGIOUS ELEMENTS THAT INFLUENCE COMMUNITY VIEWS TOWARD THE CANTOR.
EN4 1607 ISRAEL'S SACRED SONGS GUTHRIE, HARVEY H. SYLVIA SCHMUKLER A STUDY OF THE DOMINANT THEMES IN THE BOOK OF PSALMS.
EN4 1613 ANNE FRANK A PORTRAIT IN COURAGE SCHNABEL, ARNST (null) A BIOGRAPHY OF THE YOUNG GIRL WHOSE DIARY DESCRIBED HER LIFE WHILE HIDING IN AN ATTIC DURING THE NAZI ERA. BASED ON ANNE FRANK'S OWN WORDS AS WELL AS GERMAN DOCUMENTS AND EYE-WITNESS ACCOUNTS.
EN4 1615 BAGHDAD DEFECTIONS KELLER, BEVERLY ISABELLE WEILL A TALE OF SUSPENSE AND ESPIONAGE SET IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
EN4 1620 ANSWER TO JOB JUNG, C. G. ESTHER COHEN STUDY OF THE BOOK OF JOB IN LIGHT OF JEWISH, EARLY CHRISTIAN AND AGNOSTIC THOUGHT. © 1969
EN4 1623 EVER SINCE SINAI A MODERN VIEW OF TORAH PETUCHOWSKI, JAKOB JOSEF MARILYN ROSEMAN A DISCUSSION ON THE TORAH BY A REFORM RABBI, SCHOLAR, AND THEOLOGIAN, IN WHICH THE AUTHOR PROFESSES A BELIEF IN REVELATION AND HALACHA (JEWISH LAW), WHILE INTERPRETING THEM AS PART OF THE EVOLUTIONARY DEVELOPMENT OF JUDAISM. © 1961
EN4 1627 POINTING THE WAY BUBER, MARTIN DOROTHEA BERNSTEIN SELECTIONS FROM BUBER'S ESSAYS, WRITTEN BETWEEN 1909 AND 1954.  INCLUDES "THE TEACHING OF THE TAO," "GOETHE'S CONCEPT OF HUMANITY," AND "A LETTER TO GANDHI," ALONG WITH MUSINGS ON MUSSOLINI AND HITLER. TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY MAURICE FRIEDMAN. © 1957
EN4 1628 JOLSON FREEDLAND, MICHAEL THELMA HULNICK A BIOGRAPHY OF AL JOLSON, FROM HIS BIRTH IN RUSSIA THROUGH HIS CHILDHOOD IN NEW YORK AS THE SON OF A CANTOR, AND HIS CAREER IN VAUDEVILLE AND SHOW BUSINESS. © 1972
EN4 1632 BIBLE UNAUTHORIZED OR THE TRUE TEXT OF THE BIBLE MOOSE, A. H. (null) THE AUTHOR CONTENDS THAT THE TRUE BIBLE IS COMPLETELY UNKNOWN TO THE WORLD AND THAT ALL CRITICISMS OF BIBLE ARE THE RESULT OF ERRORS IN THE AUTHORIZED VERSIONS. © 1942
EN4 1633 MEDITATION OF THE SAD SOUL TRANSLATED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY GEOFFREY WIGODER BAR HAYYA, ABRAHAM ADELINE MAREMONT THIS PHILOSOPHICAL AND ETHICAL MANUSCRIPT COMBINES ARISTOTELIAN AND NEO-PLATONIST TRADITIONS AND IS A KEY WORK IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF MEDIEVAL JEWISH THOUGHT.  IT IS THE FIRST OF ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE WRITINGS OF BAR HAYYA, A 12TH CENTURY SPANISH-JEWISH SCHOLAR. © 1968
EN4 1638 RELIGION OF ETHICAL NATIONHOOD JUDAISM'S CONTRIBUTION TO WORLD PEACE KAPLAN, MORDECAI M. RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THE FOUNDER OF THE RECONSTRUCTIONIST MOVEMENT PROPOSES A NATURALISTIC, HUMANISTIC JUDAISM WHICH HE VIEWS AS THE EVOLVING DESTINY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE. © 1970
EN4 1640 LIFE AND WORK OF SIGMUND FREUD (3 VOLUMES) EDITED AND ABRIDGED BY LIONEL TRILLING & STEVEN MARCUS JONES, ERNEST MARCIA SPRINGER, SHIRLEY CUTLER, & JOYCE KARP A THREE-VOLUME BIOGRAPHY OF THE FATHER OF PSYCHOANALYSIS, COVERING HIS FORMATIVE YEARS. ABRIDGED FROM THE ORIGINAL WORK, THIS BOOK WAS WRITTEN BY A FRIEND AND COLLEAGUE OF FREUD. © 1961
EN4 1641 REMBRANDT'S HAT MALAMUD, BERNARD JANE SCHWARTZ A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES DEALING WITH SELF-ESTEEM. © 1973
EN4 1643 CUSTOM AND SURVIVAL A STUDY OF THE LIFE AND WORK OF RABBI JACOB MOLIN STEIMAN, SIDNEY LILLIAN SCHAFFER A STUDY OF THE LIFE AND WORK OF RABBI JACOB MOLIN, KNOWN AS THE 'MAHARIL,' WHO AUTHORED A BOOK ON JEWISH LAWS AND CUSTOMS AND HELPED INSURE THE SURVIVAL OF HIS PEOPLE DURING THE PERSECUTIONS OF THE 14TH AND 15TH CENTURIES. © 1973
EN4 1644 GOLDEN TRADITION DAVIDOWICZ, LUCY RUBELLE SCHAFLER AN ANTHOLOGY OF MEMOIRS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF EAST EUROPEAN JEWISH LEADERS. © 1967
EN4 1653 ANATOMY OF FAITH STEINBERG, MILTON TRUDY CUTLER A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ANALYZING THE PHILOSOPHIES OF KIERKEGAARD, SARTRE, NIEBUHR, DEWEY, JAMES, AND OTHERS. EXAMINES THE CONFLICT BETWEEN FAITH AND REASON IN CHRISTIANITY AND JUDAISM. © 1960
EN4 1656 VOICES FROM THE YIDDISH HOWE, IRVING; GREENBERG, ELIEZER DORIS COHEN A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS, MEMOIRS, AND DIARIES TRANSLATED FROM YIDDISH. ©1972
EN4 1660 NOT SO RANDOM THOUGHTS KAPLAN, MORDECAI M. MRS. HARVEY MEYERS A COLLECTION OF APHORISMS AND THOUGHTS FROM THE WRITINGS OF THE FOUNDER OF THE RECONSTRUCTIONIST MOVEMENT. ©1966
EN4 1663 ISRAEL A COLONIAL SETTLER STATE? RODINSON, MAXIME CELIA BORACK THE AUTHOR, A FRENCH JEW, CONTENDS THAT ZIONISM SUCCEEDED IN ISRAEL BECAUSE IT COINCIDED WITH THE ERA OF COLONIAL EXPANSION BY MANY EUROPEAN COUNTRIES. ©1974
EN4 1666 WHERE JUDAISM DIFFERED SILVER, ABBA HILLEL EDNA BENDER & MIRIAM FREDMAN RABBI SILVER PRESENTS IN THIS WORK A CLEAR, SUCCINCT DISCUSSION OF THE INDIVIDUALITY OF THE JEWISH RELIGION. WHILE NOT DENYING THE INDEBTEDNESS OF JUDAISM TO OUTSIDE INFLUENCES, HE ARGUES THAT ITS BELIEFS ARE FUNDAMENTALLY DISTINCTIVE AND IN MANY CASES RADICALLY DIFFERENT FROM THOSE OF OTHER ANCIENT AND CONTEMPORARY RELIGIONS. ©1956
EN4 1667 WORDS IN GENESIS ASIMOV, ISAAC LILLIAN SPIEGLER ASIMOV RETELLS THE STORY OF GENESIS WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON THE DERIVATION AND HISTORY OF THE WORDS ASSOCIATED WITH IT, AND ON EXPRESSIONS THAT HAVE BECOME PART OF EVERY DAY LANGUAGE. ©1962
EN4 1668 AFTERGROWTH AND OTHER STORIES BIALIK, HAYYIM NACHMAN.  EVELYN SIMON A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES BY THE WELL-KNOWN HEBREW POET. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW BY I. M. LASK. ©1939
EN4 1671 CAPPELLA HOROVITZ, ISRAEL DICKIE MILLER A NOVEL DEALING WITH HUMAN SUFFERING. CENTERS AROUND AN ELDERLY JEW IN A HOSPITAL WARD. ©1973
EN4 1672 STORY OF THE JEWISH WAY OF LIFE LEVIN, MEYER & TOBY KURZBAND ROSE COHEN   A DESCRIPTION OF THE BASIC COMPONENTS, RITUALS, AND CEREMONIES WHICH ARE PART OF THE JEWISH LIVING, AND THEIR MEANINGS. ©1959
EN4 1674 GOD, MAN AND HISTORY A JEWISH INTERPRETATION BERKOVITZ, ELIEZER FANCILLE H. HLAVATY A JEWISH VIEWPOINT ON GOD, MAN, AND HISTORY AND HOW THEY ARE CONNECTED.  ©1959
EN4 1686 WISE GUY, SOLOMON KISHON, EPHRAIM KISHON, EPHRAIM BESS CHALSKE A COLLECTION OF NEWSPAPER ARTICLES DEALING WITH THE HUMOROUS ASPECTS OF DAILY LIFE IN ISRAEL.  COLUMNIST EPHRAIM KISHON HAS BEEN DESCRIBED AS THE ISRAELI EQUIVALENT OF ART BUCHWALD. ©1973
EN4 1692 CENTURY OF JEWISH LIFE ELBOGEN, ISMAR MARION BAER A HISTORY OF THE JEWS FROM 1840-1940.  INTENDED TO CONTINUE FROM WHERE GRAETZ'S ACCOUNT LEAVES OFF.  ©1944
EN4 1693 PENTIMENTO A BOOK OF PORTRAITS HELLMAN, LILLIAN EVELYN THORNER THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICAN PLAYWRIGHT; HER SECOND MEMOIR. ©1973
EN4 1694 THREE CITIES A TRILOGY ASCH, SHOLEM RUTH LEVINSTEIN A NOVEL OF THREE CRITICAL PERIODS IN RUSSIAN HISTORY, AND HOW THE JEWS WERE AFFECTED BY THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION. TRANSLATED FROM THE YIDDISH NOVEL, 'FAREN MABUL' ('BEFORE THE FLOOD'). ©1933
EN4 1696 PIRKE AVOTH ETHICS OF THE TALMUD (SAYINGS OF THE FATHERS) HERFORD, R. TRAVERS STANLEY R. BRAV, RABBI THE ORIGINAL HEBREW TEXT OF THE TRACTATE AVOT, INCLUDING A TRANSLATION AND SOCIO-HISTORIC COMMENTARY BY A CHRISTIAN SCHOLAR AND AUTHORITY ON THE PHARISAIC AND EARLY TALMUDIC PERIOD. ©1962
EN4 1699 OATH WIESEL, ELIE ROBERTA POLLACK ON THE EVE OF A POGROM, MOSHE, A MYSTIC, PUTS HIS PEOPLE UNDER AN OATH OF SILENCE IN THE BELIEF THAT THIS MAY AVERT FUTURE SUFFERING. ©1973
EN4 1701 THIS LAUGH IS ON ME THE PHIL SILVERS STORY SILVERS, PHIL, WITH ROBERT SAFFRON RUBELLE SCHAFLER THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE ACTOR AND COMEDIAN. © 1973
EN4 1702 THREE CASES OF SHOMRI SHOMAR A TRIO OF FULL-LENGTH NOVELS KLINGER, HENRY ETTA EPSTEIN THREE MYSTERY STORIES INVOLVING AN ISRAELI DETECTIVE ARE INTERWOVEN WITH BIBLICAL REFERENCES. © 1961
EN4 1705 CROWN OF FEATHERS SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS JANET FREUND A COLLECTION OF TWENTY-FIVE STORIES WHICH DEAL WITH THE SEARCH FOR THE TRUTH. © 1973
EN4 1708 KING DAVID REPORT HEYM, STEFAN VIVIAN EMMET IN THIS HISTORICAL NOVEL, KING SOLOMON COMMISSIONS A POET-HISTORIAN TO WRITE THE OFFICIAL ACCOUNT OF DAVID'S RISE TO THE THRONE AND SOLOMON'S SUCCESSION.
EN4 1709 JUDAISM THE UNITY OF TEH JEWISH SPIRIT THROUGHOUT THE AGES HERTZBERG, ARTHUR JANE N. WEISS THERE IS AN ESSENTIAL UNITY WHICH UNDERLIES JEWISH FAITH THROUGH ALL OF ITS CHANGING EXPRESSIONS. ITS BASIC VALUES AND AFFIRMATIONS AS A RELIGIOUS WAY OF LIFE ARE EXPRESSED IN THE WORKS OF ITS CLASSIC AUTHORITIES.
EN4 1712 BOOK OF GOD SPINOZA, BARUCH ADELE STEIN  A PHILOSOPHIC WORK BY THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY DUTCH PHILOSOPHER. PART OF A COLLECTION PUBLISHED BY THE PHILOSOPHICAL LIBRARY WHICH INCLUDED WORKS FROM THE 6TH CENTURY B.C.E. TO THE MODERN AGE.
EN4 1713 LAST SUPPER BERMANT, CHAIM ISABELLE F. WEILL THE ENFORCED TOGETHERNESS OF A FAMILY SITTING SHIVA IN AN ELEGANT LONDON HOMESTEAD SERVES AS THE CATALYST FOR A SEQUENCE OF UNSETTLING EVENTS
EN4 1721 ACCIDENT OF LOVE BARRETT, MARY ELLIN (null) A NOVEL ABOUT A LOWER MIDDLE-CLASS JEWESS WHO ACHIEVES HER GOAL OF UPWARD MOBILITY THROUGH INTERMARRIAGE BUT EVENTUALLY SUFFERS TRAGEDY.
EN4 1722 GERSHWINS KIMBALL, ROBERT; SIMON, ALFRED HELEN BELINK A BOOK ABOUT THE AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATER COMPOSERS AND SONGWRITERS, GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN.
EN4 1723 JOSEPHUS THE MAN AND THE HISTORIAN THACKERY, H. ST. JOHN (null) AN EVALUATION OF THE LIFE AND CHARACTER OF JOSEPHUS, HIS WRITINGS AND HIS RELATIONSHIP TO JUDAISM, HELLENISM AND CHRISTIANITY.
EN4 1725 COMMENTARY TO MISHNAH AVOT MAIMONIDES, MOSES STANLEY R. BRAV THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF MAIMONIDES' COMMENTARY TO THE 'ETHICS OF THE FATHERS.'
EN4 1726 MISHNAH ORAL TEACHINGS OF JUDAISM LIPMAN, EUGENE J. RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THIS BOOK ELUCIDATES LEGAL PASSAGES FROM THE MISHNAH AND EXAMINES AGGADIC MATERIAL DEALING WITH PHILOSOPHICAL VALUES AND PSYCHOLOGICAL INSIGHTS.
EN4 1728 IN ONE ERA AND OUT THE OTHER LEVENSON, SAM (null) A HUMOROUS LOOK AT AMERICAN JEWISH LIFE BOTH PAST AND PRESENT.
EN4 1740 NEVER AGAIN KAHANE, MEIR BILLIE FLAMM & ESTHER WERNER THE LEADER OF THE ACTIVIST GROUP, THE JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE, DISCUSSES HIS PHILOSOPHY OF JEWISH DEFENSE IN LIGHT OF THE MASS DESTRUCTION OF EUROPEAN JEWS.
EN4 1745 CHAMPAGNE SPY LUTZ, WOLFGANG N/A THE AUTHOR, BORN OF A GERMAN FATHER AND A JEWISH MOTHER, WAS RECRUITED BY ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE TO INFILTRATE A GROUP OF GERMAN MILITARY SPECIALISTS WORKING IN EGYPT.
EN4 1747 JEWISH PHILOSOPHY IN MODERN TIMES ROTENSTREICH, NATHAN RUTH HIRCH A HISTORY OF JEWISH PHILOSOPHY. INCLUDES THE IDEAS OF MOSES MENDELSSOHN, MOSES LUZZATTO, MORITZ LAZARUS, HERMANN COHEN, RABBI ABRAHAM KOOK, A. D.GORDON, AND FRANZ ROSENZWEIG.
EN4 1748 JUDHA HALEVI'S KITAB AL KHAZARI HALEVI, JUDAH FRANCES GOLDIN A PHILOSOPHICAL WORK BASED ON THE CONVERSION TO JUDAISM OF THE KHAZARS.
EN4 1764 HEARTLAND MALOFF, SAUL (null) A NOVEL, SET IN A GIRLS' COLLEGE IN THE HEARTLAND OF AMERICA, WHICH EXPLORES THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN LIFE IN THE EAST AND IN THE WEST, BETWEEN JEW AND NON-JEW, AND BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN.
EN4 1769 MY YOUNG YEARS RUBINSTEIN, ARTHUR GEN PHILLIPS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE PROMINENT MUSICIAN. COVERS HIS YOUTH, HIS FORMATIVE YEARS, AND THE MUSIC OF PRE-WORLD WAR I EUROPE.
EN4 1770 ISRAEL A PERSONAL HISTORY BEN GURION, DAVID SONYA ROTH & RENEE GOODSTEIN THE FIRST PRIME MINISTER OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL TELLS THE STORY OF HIS HOMELAND FROM THE DAYS OF ABRAHAM TO MODERN TIMES.© 1971
EN4 1774 SECRET JEWS PRINZ, JOACHIM PHYLLIS SCHWARTZ THE HISTORY AND CUSTOMS OF THE MARRANOS, THE JEWS WHO OBSERVED JUDAISM IN SECRET, IN BOTH CHRISTIAN AND NON-CHRISTIAN LANDS.
EN4 1781 JESUS SCROLL JOYCE, DONOVAN REEVA DORMAN A BIBLICAL SCHOLAR DESCRIBES HIS MEETING IN TEL AVIV IN 1964 WITH A MEMBER OF THE YADIN EXPEDITION. ONE OF THE MEMBERS SHOWED JOYCE AN ANCIENT SCROLL CONTAINING THE "AUTOBIOGRAPHY" OF JESUS.
EN4 1783 JUDAISM UNDER FREEDOM EISENSTEIN, IRA DALE ALLEN PATTERNS OF LIVING OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE ON THE AMERICAN SCENE.
EN4 1785 PICTURES FROM A BREWERY BARASH, ASHER MARTHA FORMAN THE LIFE OF A TRADITIONAL PATRIARCHAL JEWISH FAMILY LIVING IN AN EAST GALICIAN VILLAGE IN POLAND. THE NOVEL DEPICTS THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN THIS TOWN.
EN4 1788 ART OF JEWISH COOKING GROSSINGER, JENNIE S. KLEIN A COOKBOOK BY THE FAMOUS RESORT OWNER, WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON THE IMPORTANT BASIC RECIPES OF THE KOSHER KITCHEN, HOLIDAY OBSERVANCES AND MENU PLANNING.
EN4 1794 TEHILLA AND OTHER ISRAELI TALES AGNON, S.Y. AND OTHERS SCHWARTZENBERG, M. & BERRY, E. NINE STORIES WRITTEN BY DIFFERENT ISRAELI AUTHORS ON JEWISH THEMES AND LIFE IN ISRAEL. INCLUDES SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THE AUTHORS.
EN4 1812 FAMOUS MUSICIANS OF JEWISH ORIGINS SALESKI, GDAL RUBELLE SCHAFFLER AN ANTHOLOGY OF BIOGRAPHIES OF FAMOUS JEWISH MUSICIANS, INCLUDING ISAAC STERN AND OTHERS WHO MADE SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS TO WESTERN MUSIC.
EN4 1820 SHATTERED SILENCE (THE ELI COHEN AFFAIR) ALDOUBY, ZVI & BALLINGER JERROLD K. BROWN A COMPELLING STORY OF THE MASTER SPY, ELI COHEN, WHO NEARLY BECAME SYRIAN MINISTER OF DEFENSE.
EN4 1822 JUDAISM WITHOUT SUPERNATURALISM THE ONLY ALTERNATIVE TO ORTHODOXY KAPLAN, MORDECAI M. ROBERTA POLLACK THE FOUNDER OF THE RECONSTRUCTIONIST MOVEMENT CONTENDS THAT JUDAISM CAN BE ENHANCED BY BEING FREED FROM SUPERNATURALISM.
EN4 1826 TIME TO PRAY A PERSONAL APPROACH TO THE JEWISH PRAYER BOOK GOLDSTEIN, ROSE AMITA LIEF LEVINE COMBINING HISTORICAL FACTS, PERSONAL ANECDOTES, SPIRITUAL GUIDANCE AND PHILOSOPHICAL WISDOM, MRS. GOLDSTEIN EXPLAINS AND GIVES MEANING TO THE DAILY PRAYERS, MAKING THEM COME ALIVE.
EN4 1831 LAW AND TRADITION IN JUDAISM COHEN, BOAZ LILLIAN SCHAFFER ADDRESSES, ESSAYS AND LECTURES ON JEWISH LAW, PHILOSOPHY, INTERPRETATION AND CONSTRUCTION FROM THE VIEWPOINT OF CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM.
EN4 1835 RELIGION OF ISRAEL FROM ITS BEGINNINGS TO THE BABYLONIAN EXILE (BOOK ONE)
KAUFMANN, YEHEZKEL S. BRAV
EN4 1836 RELIGION OF ISRAEL THE BABYLONIAN CAPTIVITY AND DEUTERO-ISAIAH (BOOK TWO) KAUFMANN, YEHEZKEL S. BRAV
EN4 1841 FROM THE LAND OF SHEBA TALES OF THE JEWS OF YEMEN GOITEN, S.D., ED. (null) A COLLECTION OF FOLK TALES, LEGENDS, AND SONGS OF THE YEMENITE JEWS.
EN4 1847 BAD MAN ELKIN, STANLEY LEE KEIL  A NOVEL ABOUT A JEWISH DEPARTMENT STORE OWNER AND CONVICT, WHICH BLENDS SATIRE AND MORALISM.
EN4 1848 MODERN MEDICINE AND JEWISH LAW ROSNER, FRED, M.D. L. GRANT RECENT ADVANCES IN MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE AND THERAPEUTIC PROCEDURES HAVE CREATED A CRISIS IN MODERN MEDICINE. THE MORAL AND JEWISH LEGAL ASPECTS OF SUCH ISSUES AS ABORTION, BIRTH CONTROL, TRANSPLANTS AND AUTOPSY ARE EXAMINED HERE IN AN ATTEMPT TO RECONCILE HALAKHA AND MODERN MEDICINE.
EN4 1855 JEWS SETTLE IN NEW AMSTERDAM 1654 GRAND, SAMUEL ESTELLE WEISBERG THE STORY OF THE SETTLEMENT OF JEWS IN THE NEW WORLD. WRITTEN FOR YOUNG PEOPLE.
EN4 1857 BEN-GURION LOOKS AT THE BIBLE BEN-GURION, DAVID NOT LISTED A SERIES OF ESSAYS IN WHICH ISRAEL'S FIRST PRIME MINISTER EXPLORES BIBLICAL PROBLEMS AND LINKS THEM TO MODERN HISTORY.
EN4 1861 CASTLE IN SPAIN TAMMUZ, BENJAMIN BAER, MARIAN A NOVEL ABOUT A TALENTED YOUNG MAN WHO RENOUNCES MATERIALISM AND TRAVELS THROUGHOUT ISRAEL SEARCHING FOR SELF-REALIZATION.
EN4 1863 JEWISH MAGIC AND SUPERSTITION A STUDY IN FOLK RELIGION TRACHTENBERG, JOSHUA R. POLLACK A CONTRIBUTION TO AN UNDERSTANDING OF FOLK JUDAISM, THE BELIEFS AND PRACTICES, THAT EXPRESSED THE FOLK PSYCHE AND WHICH, TOGETHER WITH THE HISTORIC PROGRAM OF THE JEWISH FAITH, MADE UP THE EVERYDAY RELIGION OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 1866 ISRAEL IN THE WORLD EBAN, ABBA (null) ISRAEL AND THE JEWISH PEOPLE ARE HAUNTED BY THE PAST; AND YET, ALTHOUGH THE PAST AFFECTS THE PRESENT, IT IS THE HOPE OF ISRAEL THAT IT WILL NOT MONOPOLIZE IT. THIS WAS THE VIEW OF MR. EBAN.
EN4 1868 DIARIES OF THEODOR HERZL LOWENTHAL, MARVIN, TRANS. AND ED. (null) THE DIARY OF THE MAN WHO WAS CALLED 'THE FATHER OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.' THE JOURNAL COMBINES HISTORICAL DATA ALONG WITH HERZL'S OWN ADVENTURES AND HIS PERSONAL HOPES AND ASPIRATIONS.
EN4 1869 THIRD AND FOURTH BOOKS OF MACCABEES EMMET, C.W. J. KASOFSKY TRANSLATIONS OF EARLY DOCUMENTS WITH NOTES ON THE TEXTS.
EN4 1876 MASKS JEWS WEAR BOROWITZ, EUGENE B. MARCIA FELTHEIMER A DISCUSSION OF THE SELF-DECEPTIONS OF AMERICAN JEWRY, MODERN 'MARRANOS' WHO SEEK TO CONCEAL A ETHNICITY THAT IS BASIC TO THEM. THE REFORM SCHOLAR AND THEOLOGIAN ARGUES THAT AMERICAN JEWS SHOULD TAKE OFF THEIR 'MASKS' AND RETURN TO THEIR JEWISHNESS AND THE JEWISH VALUE SYSTEM.
EN4 1879 POETS, PROPHETS AND SAGES: ESSAYS IN BIBLICAL INTERPRETATION GORDIS, ROBERT LILLIAN SCHAFFER A COLLECTION OF FIFTEEN ESSAYS VARYING FROM THE GENERAL NATURE OF THE ORIGIN AND GROWTH OF THE BIBLE TO THE CHARACTER OF SPECIFIC BIBLICAL BOOKS.
EN4 1884 IN THIS WORLD AND THE NEXT PERETZ, ISAAC LEIB ELAINE LEE   A COLLECTION OF HASIDIC STORIES AND FOLK TALES OF EAST EUROPEAN JEWRY DRAWING ON THE TRADITIONAL HERITAGE OF JUDAISM.
EN4 1885 TO BE A JEW A GUIDE TO JEWISH OBSERVANCE IN CONTEMPORARY LIFE DONIN, RABBI HAYIM HALEVY S. KALB CLEARLY ORGANIZED IN FOUR PARTS, THIS GUIDE, WRITTEN BY A PRACTICING RABBI, IS BASED ON THE SHULKHAN ARUCH AND RESPONSA LITERATURE OF THE TRADITIONAL JEWISH CODE. IN DIRECT, LUCID LANGUAGE, THE ESSENTIALS OF JUDAISM PERTAINING TO VARIOUS RITES AND OBSERVANCES ARE PRESENTED AND ACCURATELY DESCRIBED.
EN4 1887 POPE'S JEWS WAAGENAAR, SAM RUTH HULBERT A CONTROVERSIAL STUDY OF ROMAN JEWRY, INCLUDING THEIR ATTITUDE TOWARD THE CHURCH. INCLUDES CASES OF VATICAN ANTI-SEMITISM.
EN4 1888 HOLY KABBALAH WAITE, A.E. REBECCA CADITZ AN EXAMINATION OF THE KABBALAH AND OTHER JEWISH MYSTICAL WRITINGS.
EN4 1891 SOMEWHERE ELSE KOTLOWITZ, ROBERT FLORENCE PRITZ UPON THE DEATH OF HIS FARTHER, A RABBI IN A PROVINCIAL TOWN NEAR WARSAW LEAVES HIS HOME TOWN AND EVENTUALLY LANDS IN THE SWIRLING EXCITEMENT OF PRE- WORLD WAR I LONDON.
EN4 1894 LEGEND OF THE WANDERING JEW ANDERSON, GEORGE K S. BRAV WITH EXTRAORDINARY GRASP ON THIS SUBJECT, THE AUTHOR HAS DESCRIBED THE FULL COURSE OF THE LEGEND, IN BOTH ITS POPULAR AND ITS ART FORMS, FROM ITS ORIGINS IN THE LEGENDS OF MALCHUS AND ST. JOHN TO THE PRESENT.
EN4 1909 ANI MAAMIN WIESEL, ELIE ANNE MARANTZ  A POETIC RECONSTRUCTION OF A TALMUDIC TALE ABOUT FAITH IN THE MESSIAH.
EN4 1924 NIGHT WIESEL, ELIE (null) AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL IN WHICH THE AUTHOR RECOUNTS HIS CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCE IN NAZI DEATH CAMPS AND HIS LOSS OF FAITH IN GOD.
EN4 1939 ELSEWHERE PERHAPS OZ, AMOS ETHEL E. MADURO A COMPLEX STORY OF LIFE AND LOVE ON AN ISRAELI KIBBUTZ.
EN4 1943 OUT OF THE GHETTOS THE SOCIAL BACKGROUND OF JEWISH EMANCIPATION, 1770-1870 KATZ, JACOB S. BRAV & RABBI EMERITUS AN ACCOUNT OF THE TRANSFORMATION OF JEWISH LIFE FROM THE GHETTO TO BEING FIRST-CLASS CITIZENS IN THE GENTILE SOCIETIES. THE AUTHOR PRESENTS THE STORY OF JEWISH EMANCIPATION AS A WHOLE FROM BOTH JEWISH AND NON-JEWISH VIEWS.
EN4 1949 HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHY HUSIK, ISAAC RUBELLE SCHAFLER AN ANALYSIS AND DISCUSSION OF JEWISH THOUGHT AND THINKERS FROM THE NINTH TO THE FIFTEENTH CENTURIES.
EN4 1959 WORLD OF THE TALMUD ADLER, MORRIS (null) A study of the world of the Talmud and the lives and thoughts of its sages.
EN4 1962 BIBLE AS HISTORY KELLER, WERNER SUZANNE NEUBURGER THE AUTHOR PRESENTS ARCHAEOLOGICAL EVIDENCE FOR THE HISTORICAL FOUNDATIONS OF THE BIBLE.
EN4 1966 THREE JEWISH PHILOSOPHERS PHILO, SAADYA GAON, JEHUDA HALEVI LEWY, HANS & ALEXANDER ALTMANN & ISA RHODA GOLDBERGER EXCERPTS FROM THE WORKS OF THREE JEWISH PHILOSOPHERS: PHILO, 'SELECTIONS;' SAADYA GAON, 'BOOK OF DOCTRINES AND BELIEFS,' AND JEHUDA HALEVI, 'KUZARI.'
EN4 1968 CONVERSATIONS WITH EINSTEIN MOSZKOWSKI, ALEXANDER FRIEDA WILKOFF DISCUSSIONS ON EDUCATION, LITERATURE, PHYSICS, PHILOSOPHY, AND RELATIVITY WITH THE NOTED PHYSICIST.
EN4 1976 MOST OF S.J. PERELMAN, THE. PART 2 AND PART 3. PERELMAN, S.J. HELEN H. ASCHER A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES WRITTEN BY THE HUMORIST.
EN4 1977 TRADITION AND REALITY ROTENSTREICH, NATHAN FAITH GARFIELD A STUDY OF SIX MEN AND THEIR DIFFERENT CONCEPTIONS ABOUT JUDAISM: LEOPOLD ZUNZ, NAHMAN KROCHMAL, HEINRICH GRAETZ, SIMON DUBNOW, AHAD HA-AM (ASHER GINSBERG), AND HAYYIM NAHMAN BIALIK.
EN4 1978 TWO IS LONELY BANKS, LYNN REID CORINNE M. GANZ A NOVEL ABOUT A WOMAN'S STRUGGLE TO FIND HERSELF AND TO FIND CONTENTMENT IN HER LIFE.
EN4 1981 IN SEARCH OF ALI MAHMOUD AN AMERICAN WOMAN IN EGYPT GORNICK, VIVIAN BETH SALISMAN AN AMERICAN JOURNALIST, WHO WAS LIVING IN CAIRO IN 1971, DESCRIBES LIFE IN THAT CITY, THE EGYPTIANS' AMBIVALENCE TOWARDS THEIR REVOLUTION, AND THE IMPACT OF THE 1967 WAR WITH ISRAEL.
EN4 1982 STANLEY THE DON JUAN OF SECOND AVENUE ALLMEN, RICK CORRINE SCHAFTEL A NOVEL ABOUT GROWING UP IN NEW YORK DURING THE LATE 1930S.
EN4 1983 LAUGHTER IN DARKNESS BRISTOW, ROBERT MARION BAER A NOVEL ABOUT A BLIND INSTRUCTOR AT A GIRLS' COLLEGE AND HIS GUIDE DOG. WRITTEN WITH HUMOR AND COMPASSION.
EN4 1984 ALL OF THE WOMEN OF THE BIBLE DEEN, EDITH ELAINE LEE   A STUDY OF ALL THE WOMEN IN BIBLE. INCLUDES 52 STUDIES OF WOMEN WHO PLAYED PROMINENT ROLES IN BIBLICAL ACCOUNTS, 125 SHORTER SKETCHES OF WOMEN WHOSE NAMES ARE MENTIONED, AND 125 NOTES ON WOMEN WHO LIVED IN THOSE TIMES BUT WHOSE NAMES WERE NOT MENTIONED.
EN4 1988 ANTHOLOGY OF HOLOCAUST LITERATURE GLATSTEIN, JACOB &  KNOX, ISRAEL & SAM SONNIE WATERS A COLLECTION OF STORIES WRITTEN BY THE VICTIMS AND WITNESSES TO THE HOLOCAUST ON THE SUBJECTS OF LIFE IN GHETTOS, THE CAMPS, THE CHILDREN, AND THE JEWISH RESISTANCE.
EN4 1991 FOUNDATIONS OF A FAITH GREENBERG, SIMON (null) A COMPENDIUM OF JEWISH HISTORY, LAW, CUSTOMS, AND PRINCIPLES OF FAITH.
EN4 1992 TUESDAY THE RABBI SAW RED KEMELMAN, HARRY SONNIE WATERS RABBI DAVID SMALL, A CONGREGATIONAL RABBI WHO USES TALMUDIC PILPUL TO SOLVE MYSTERIES, TEACHES A COURSE AT WINDEMERE CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, AND BECOMES INVOLVED IN A MURDER CASE ON CAMPUS.
EN4 1993 AFTERMATH THE STORY OF THE FOURTH REICH FARAGO, LADISLAS L. ABBOTT & R. FEIL THE STORY OF THE FLIGHT OF NAZI FUGITIVES TO SOUTH AMERICA AT THE END OF WORLD WAR II AND THE DETAILS OF THEIR LIVES IN HIDING.
EN4 1998 THIS MAN MOSES WEISFELD, ISRAEL H. HERMAN KINGSLEY A BOOK ABOUT MOSES BASED ON HIS PORTRAYAL IN THE BIBLE AND IN RABBINIC, HASIDIC, AND MODERN LITERATURE, AS WELL AS IN ART AND POETRY.
EN4 2008 GUILTLESS BROCH, HERMAN.  RALPH MANHEIM, TRANS RICA FEIL, L A NUMBER OF STORIES DEPICTING THE TYPES OF PEOPLE WHOSE INDIFFERENCE AND FEELINGS OF GUILTLESSNESS PAVED THE WAY FOR NAZISM.
EN4 2011 OLD-NEW LAND HERZL, THEODOR LILLIAN SCHA THE NOVEL IN WHICH HERZL ENVISIONED THE ESTABLISHMENT AND GROWTH OF A JEWISH COMMONWEALTH IN WHAT WAS THEN PALESTINE.
EN4 2013 VOYAGE OF FRANZ JOSEPH YAFFE, JAMES MARCIA MARKE A NOVEL ABOUT A GROUP OF JEWISH REFUGEES WHO, WHILE TRYING TO ESCAPE NAZI GERMANY, FIND THEY ARE IN DANGER OF BEING SENT BACK. BASED ON AN ACTUAL INCIDENT IN THE 1930S.
EN4 2022 IDEAS AND OPINIONS EINSTEIN, ALBERT JULIUS HLAVA AN ANTHOLOGY OF ESSAYS BY THE NOBEL PRIZEWINNING PHYSICIST.
EN4 2024 BARBARIANS AT THE GATE BANKOWSKY, RICHARD FLORENCE PRI A NOVEL ABOUT A GROUP OF JEWS, ON THEIR WAY TO A CONCENTRATION CAMP, WHO STOP AT A NAZI-OCCUPIED POLISH VILLAGE.
EN4 2026 ZULU AND THE ZEIDE JACOBSON, DAN BETTY WILK FIFTEEN SHORT STORIES PORTRAYING THE TENSION AND GENERAL UNEASINESS OF LIFE IN SOUTH AFRICA. INCLUDES TALES OF MORAL CONFLICT BETWEEN THE RACES: BLACKS, AFRIKAANERS, AND JEWS.
EN4 2027 APPRENTICESHIP OF DUDDY KRAVITZ RICHLER, MORDECAI BEATRICE TRO A HUMOROUS NOVEL ABOUT A JEWISH BOY GROWING UP IN MONTREAL WHO IS DETERMINED TO MAKE A NAME FOR HIMSELF.
EN4 2034 HISTORY OF THE JEWS. VOL. 2. GRAETZ, HEINRICH ROSE WEIL    THE SECOND VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH HISTORIAN. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE REIGN OF JOHN HERCANUS IN 135 B.C.E. TO THE COMPLETION OF THE BABYLONIAN TALMUD IN 500 C.E.
EN4 2039 GANGSTERS CHANDLER, DAVID MARION BAER A NOVEL ABOUT THE SON OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS WHO WINS THE TRUST OF A POWERFUL DON.
EN4 2040 EMERGENCE OF THE MIDDLE EAST, 1914-1924 SACHAR, HOWARD M. ESTHER COHEN A HISTORY OF THE MIDDLE EAST IN THE EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY AND THE WARS, REVOLUTIONS, AND CHANGES WHICH TRANSFORMED THE EARLIER OTTOMAN EMPIRE. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE OUTBREAK OF WORLD WAR I TO 1923.
EN4 2041 WHEN I WAS A BOY IN BOSTON ANGOFF, CHARLES LEE SEAMAN A BOOK OF SHORT STORIES WHICH COMBINE THE FLAVOR OF JEWISH BOSTON AND A YOUNG BOY'S COMING OF AGE.
EN4 2046 VINEGAR PUSS PERELMAN, S.J. ELLEN KANNER A COLLECTION OF TWENTY-TWO HUMOROUS STORIES, INCLUDING 'READY, AIM, FLEE' AND 'AROUND THE BEND IN EIGHTY DAYS.'
EN4 2047 WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A JEW SHULMAN, CHARLES E. MURIEL M. GOLOVENSKY A BOOK DEALING WITH THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY: THE BELIEFS, THE FRUSTRATIONS AND THE RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER JEWISH COMMUNITIES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT.
EN4 2050 WISE MEN OF HELM AND THEIR MERRY TALES SIMON, SOLOMON RICA FEIL & LILLIAN ABBOTT A COLLECTION OF FOLK TALES ABOUT A MYTHICAL VILLAGE OF WELL-INTENTIONED SIMPLETONS WHO INVARIABLY MEET WITH MISHAP AND CALAMITY.
EN4 2059 IRVING BERLIN FREELAND, MICHAEL BETTY BUSMAN A BIOGRAPHY OF THE AMERICAN COMPOSER WHO LIVED FROM 1888 TO 1989. BERLIN WROTE SONGS SUCH AS 'GOD BLESS AMERICA,' 'ALWAYS,' AND 'ON THE AVENUE,' AND THE MUSIC FOR THE BROADWAY SHOWS 'CALL ME MADAM' AND 'ANNIE GET YOUR GUN.'
EN4 2067 NOAH'S ARK FOURCADE, MARIE-MADELEINE LILLIAN SPIEGLER THE STORY OF THE ALLIANCE NETWORK OF THE FRENCH RESISTANCE WHICH WAS NICKNAMED 'NOAH'S ARK' BY THE GESTAPO BECAUSE ITS MEMBERS USED THE NAMES OF BIRDS AND ANIMALS AS PSEUDONYMS. THE AUTHOR, WHO WAS 29 YEARS OLD IN 1941, DESCRIBES HOW SHE LED THE RESISTANCE MOVEMENT, EVADED THE POLICE, AND SUPERVISED THE GROUP'S ACTIVITIES.
EN4 2071 FRANZ KAFKA A BIOGRAPHY BROD, MAX TRUDY CUTLER A BIOGRAPHY OF FRANZ KAFKA INCLUDING THE INNER STRUGGLES OF THE WRITER, HIS ILLNESS, AND HIS LAST DAYS.
EN4 2077 JUSTUS LAPHAM, ARTHUR L. RUTH COHEN A NOVEL ABOUT JUSTUS, BODYGUARD OF KING HEROD. HALF-ROMAN AND HALF-JEWISH, JUSTUS IS INSTRUCTED BY THE KING TO SLAUGHTER ALL JEWISH NEWBORN MALES.
EN4 2079 ALL MY YESTERDAYS ROBINSON, EDWARD G. WITH L. SPIGELGA HELENA KLEIN THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE ACTOR WHO OFTEN PORTRAYED THE 'TOUGH GUY' IN HIS MOVIES.
EN4 2082 TREASURY OF JEWISH QUOTATIONS BARON, JOSEPH L., ED. SALO MINKIN  A BOOK CONTAINING 18,000 QUOTATIONS CULLED FROM JEWISH SOURCES.
EN4 2088 REVERED BY ALL THE LIFE AND WORKS OF RABBI ISRAEL ECKMAN, LESTER SAMUEL MINNIE ELINS THE LIFE AND WORKS OF RABBI ISRAEL MEIR KAGAN, KNOWN AS THE HAFEZ HAYYIM, A TWENTIETH-CENTURY TALMUDIC SCHOLAR AND SPIRITUAL LEADER OF POLISH AND LITHUANIAN JEWRY.
EN4 2091 AFTER THE TRADITION ESSAYS ON MODERN JEWISH WRITING ALTER, ROBERT RUTH EPSTEIN LITERARY CRITICISM OF BOOKS AND ARTICLES WRITTEN IN THE EARLY 1970S ABOUT AMERICA, ISRAEL, AND THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 2105 KISSINGER KALB, MARVIN & BERNARD KALB LEE SEAMAN A BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIPLOMAT AND FORMER U.S. SECRETARY OF STATE. WRITTEN BY TWO TELEVISION NEWS ANALYSTS AND REPORTERS.
EN4 2113 ULLMAN CODE BERNHARD, ROBERT CORRINE M. GANZ A SUSPENSE NOVEL ABOUT A FORMER AMERICAN SPY WHO IS ON A MISSION TO FIND A DIARY WRITTEN IN SECRET CODE BY A JEWISH VICTIM OF THE NAZIS.
EN4 2121 HOUSE OF DAVID LANDAY, JERRY M. RIVY DOLIN   A HISTORICAL NOVEL BASED ON THE BIBLICAL EVENTS WHICH OCCURRED DURING THE TIMES OF KING SAUL, KING DAVID, AND KING SOLOMON.
EN4 2130 SUMMER OF MY GERMAN SOLDIER GREENE, BETTY C. BORACK AN UNLIKELY FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN A JEWISH GIRL AND A GERMAN SOLDIER LEADS TO TRAGEDY IN A POWERFUL NOVEL SET IN A SMALL ARKANSAS TOWN DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 2133 SARAH SOMEBODY SLOBODKIN, FLORENCE (null) A STORY ABOUT A YOUNG JEWISH GIRL GROWING UP IN A SHTETL AT THE END OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY AND HER DESIRE TO GO TO SCHOOL AGAINST ALL OBSTACLES.
EN4 2134 UNDERSTANDING GENESIS - BOOK ONE THE HERITAGE OF BIBLICAL ISRAEL SARNA, NAHUM M. SARENE MEYERS A PHILOSOPHICAL COMMENTARY ON THE EVENTS OF CREATION AS RECOUNTED IN THE BIBLE.
EN4 2135 NO HAVEN FOR THE OPPRESSED U.S. POLICY TOWARD JEWISH REFUGEES 1938-1945 FRIEDMAN, SAUL LUCILLE KAHN U.S. POLICY TOWARD JEWISH REFUGEES FRO 1938-1945.
EN4 2138 FISHKE THE LAME SEFORIM, MENDELE MOCHER B. WILK THIS NOVEL WITHIN A NOVEL TELLS OF THE LOVE OF TWO CRIPPLED BEGGARS.
EN4 2140 AGUNAH GRADE, CHAIM (null) THE STORY OF A RABBI AND HIS DECISION TO AID AN 'AGUNAH,' A WOMAN WHO CANNOT REMARRY, IN THIS CASE, BECAUSE THERE WERE NO WITNESSES TO HER HUSBAND'S DEATH.
EN4 2146 CRITICAL POINT ON LITERATURE AND CULTURE HOWE, IRVING CLAIRE JACOBS A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS ON LITERARY CRITICISM AND A STUDY OF WELL-KNOWN NOVELISTS FROM THE 19TH CENTURY TO MODERN TIMES INCLUDING FEODOR DOSTOEVSKY, ALEXANDER SOLZHENITSYN, GEORG LUKACS, EMILE ZOLA, SAUL BELLOW, AND PHILIP ROTH. ALSO INCLUDES AN ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF THE CITY IN LITERATURE.
EN4 2150 JEWISH CATALOG SIEGEL, RICHARD & MICHAEL AND SUSAN ELLEN PROPP A CATALOG WHICH COMBINES THEORETICAL DISCUSSIONS OF JEWISH CUSTOMS AND PRECEPTS AND ADVICE ON PUTTING THEM INTO PRACTICE.
EN4 2155 OUR SOUTHERN LANDSMAN GOLDEN, HARRY ALVIN REIWITCH THE STORY OF JEWISH FAMILIES AND LIFE IN THE SOUTHERN UNITED STATES FROM COLONIAL TIMES TO THE 1970S. AMONG THOSE DISCUSSED ARE THE FAMILIES OF JUDAH BENJAMIN AND SIMON BARUCH, AND THE STRAUSS FAMILY WHO LATER FOUNDED THE WELL-KNOWN DEPARTMENT STORES, R.H. MACY AND ABRAHAM AND STRAUS.
EN4 2157 SIMPLE JEWISH COOKERY BEILENSON, EDNA, EDITOR R. FUCHS A DELIGHTFUL LITTLE COOKBOOK COVERING THE BASICS OF JEWISH COOKING FROM GEFILTE FISH TO CHEESE CAKE IN A VERY SIMPLE STYLE.
EN4 2165 JERUSALEM AND OTHER WRITINGS MENDELSSOHN, MOSES FRIEDA STERNBERG AN INTRODUCTION TO THE THINKING OF MOSES MENDELSSOHN, THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY GERMAN-JEWISH PHILOSOPHER OF THE HASKALAH, THE 'ENLIGHTENMENT.'
EN4 2167 SHELOMO MOLHO KABAK, AHARON A. AHARON A. KABAK A HISTORICAL NOVEL BASED ON THE LIFE OF DIOGO PIRES, A SECRET JEW WHO WAS A GRANDEE AT THE PORTUGUESE COURT, AND WHO WAS INVOLVED IN THE MESSIANIC TURMOIL OF HIS TIME.
EN4 2170 EICHMANN IN JERUSALEM ARENDT, HANNAH (null) A REPORT ON THE TRIAL OF ADOLF EICHMANN WHICH TOOK PLACE IN JERUSALEM IN 1961. EICHMANN WAS EXECUTED IN MAY 1962.
EN4 2186 MEETINGS BUBER, MARTIN VIOLET BLUMENTHAL A SMALL PHILOSOPHIC WORK CONTAINING AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL FRAGMENTS FROM BUBER'S LIFE.
EN4 2191 SABBATH GRUNFELD, DR.,I. DR. I. GRUNFELD A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING THE MEANING OF THE LAWS OF THE SABBATH.
EN4 2192 MOSES BUBER, MARTIN FLORENCE S. LAZERSON A STUDY ABOUT MOSES BY THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY WRITER AND PHILOSOPHER
EN4 2193 SELECTED POEMS MANDELSTAM, OSSIP JUDY HELDERMAN A SELECTION OF POETRY TRANSLATED FROM RUSSIAN BY A POET WHO WAS A VICTIM OF STALIN'S TERROR.
EN4 2194 TALMUDIC ANTHOLOGY TALES AND TEACHINGS OF THE RABBIS EDITED BY: LOUIS NEWMAN J. WEISS SELECTED AND TRANSLATED FOR THE MODERN READER FROM THE MONUMENTAL WRITINGS WHICH STAND SECOND ONLY TO THE BIBLE.
EN4 2195 FIRST-CENTURY JUDAISM IN CRISIS NEUSNER, JACOB FRAN KLIPSTEIN, HARRIET ALKOFF BASED ON THE AUTHOR'S PRIZEWINNING BIOGRAPHY OF YOCHANAN BEN ZAKKAI AND HIS TIMES, THIS BOOK DESCRIBES THE CONFLICT BETWEEN THE ROMANS WHO WANTED TO EXPAND THEIR EMPIRE AND THE JEWISH PEOPLE WHO WISHED TO CONTINUE TO OBSERVE THE LAWS OF THEIR RELIGION AND LIVE IN THEIR HOLY LAND.
EN4 2200 UPROOTED HANDLIN, OSCAR STANLEY KIRSCH A STUDY OF THE GREAT MIGRATIONS TO AMERICA FROM 1750-1900. DETAILED DESCRIPTIONS OF STEERAGE, QUARANTINE, GHETTOS, UNIONS, DENOMINATIONS, LANGUAGES, AND TRADITIONS.
EN4 2205 THIRTY-FOUR EAST COPPEL, ALFRED ROSELYN WALD A NOVEL OF ADVENTURE AND SUSPENSE INVOLVING THE UNITED STATES AND RUSSIA, POLITICS AND TERRORISM, AND THE POSSIBILITY OF A NUCLEAR APOCALYPSE.
EN4 2206 ART OF BEING A JEW KERTZER, RABBI MORRIS N. R. ROSALER THE JEWISH VIEW OF SUCH IMPORTANT CONTEMPORARY RELIGIOUS QUESTIONS AS INTERFAITH MARRIAGE, SOCIAL JUSTICE, ETC.
EN4 2213 BLACK EXPERIENCE IN RELIGION LINCOLN, C. ERIC (null) AN INTRODUCTION TO RELIGIOUS THOUGHT IN THE AFRICAN- AMERICAN COMMUNITY. INCLUDES DISCUSSIONS OF BLACK JEWS, NINETEENTH-CENTURY BLACK CHURCHES IN THE UNITED STATES, AND THE RASTAFARIANS OF JAMAICA.
EN4 2214 LAST ESCAPE KLUGER, RUTH;  MANN, PEGGY (null) A FIRST-PERSON ACCOUNT OF HOW 200,000 JEWS WERE SMUGGLED INTO PALESTINE, DESPITE THE BRITISH BLOCKADE, BY UNDERGROUND WORKERS DURING THE YEARS 1938-1948.
EN4 2218 NINETY MINUTES AT ENTEBBE STEVENSON, WILLIAM BETTY BERNBACH THE STORY OF THE RAID ON THE AIRPORT IN UGANDA BY ISRAELI COMMANDOS ON JULY 4, 1976, IN ORDER TO RESCUE THE 103 HOSTAGES HELD BY ARAB TERRORISTS.
EN4 2219 SABBATAI ZEVI SCHOLEM, GERSHOM MARIAN BAER  A DETAILED STUDY OF SABBATAI ZEVI, A SELF-PROCLAIMED MESSIAH, AND A HISTORY OF THE SABBATEAN MOVEMENT WHICH CAPTIVATED THE ENTIRE JEWISH WORLD. FINALLY REVEALED AS A 'FALSE MESSIAH,' SABBATAI ZEVI DIED IN 1676.
EN4 2222 COMMANDED TO LIVE KUSHNER, HAROLD, RABBI BESS SALIMAN THE CHALLENGES AND JOYS OF CONTEMPORARY JEWISH LIFE ARE TREATED IN THIS COMMENTARY ON HOLY DAYS AND FESTIVALS.
EN4 2229 SCHLEMIEL AS MODERN HERO WISSE, RUTH R. ANNE MESTEL THE AUTHOR HAS TAKEN THE SCHLEMIEL, THE FOOL IN JEWISH FOLKLORE, AS HER THEME IN ANALYZING THE EVOLUTION OF THE CHARACTER AND THE CULTURE FROM WHICH HE SPRINGS. IN THE PROCESS, SHE EXAMINES THE WORKS OF JEWISH AUTHORS, SUCH AS SHOLOM ALEICHEM, MENDELE MOCHER SFORIM, ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER, SAUL BELLOW, AND BERNARD MALAMUD.
EN4 2230 SEX AND THE FAMILY IN THE JEWISH TRADITION GORDIS, ROBERT SALLY ROSENBAUM A PAMPHLET ON THE ROLE OF RELIGION AND TRADITION IN THE SEX LIFE OF THE JEWISH FAMILY ONE OF A SERIES ON CONTEMPORARY LIFE PUBLISHED BY THE CONSERVATIVE MOVEMENT.
EN4 2231 MY BROTHER'S KEEPER A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN JEWISH JOINT BAUER, YEHUDA RUBELLE SCHAFFER A HISTORY OF THE JOINT AND OF AMERICAN JEWRY FROM 1929 AND THE EVENTS LEADING UP TO THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 2234 WIT AND WISDOM OF THE TALMUD BULKA, RABBI DR. REUVEN P. MAE FIELDS THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO GIVE THE READER A SAMPLING OF THE WIT, WISDOM, AND BROAD CONCERNS OF THE TALMUD.
EN4 2237 AFFAIR OF STRANGERS CROSBY, JOHN (null) A SPY THRILLER TAKES A TURN FOR THE ROMANTIC WHEN AN ISRAELI AGENT FALLS IN LOVE WITH A SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD ARAB TERRORIST. THE SECURITY OF FRANCE, THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST, AND THEIR FATE AS LOVERS IS AT STAKE.
EN4 2245 HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN CHRISTIAN SPAIN, A. VOL.II BAER, YITZHAK GERTRUDE FLEISCHMAN THE SECOND VOLUME OF A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE JEWS LIVING IN CHRISTIAN SPAIN. BASED ON ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS.
EN4 2246 UNTO DEATH: CRUSADE AND LATE LOVE OZ, AMOS R. CUFFMAN IN THESE TWO NOVELLAS, AMOS OZ EXPLORES THE WORLD'S HATRED FOR JEWS, PAST AND PRESENT.
EN4 2253 OUT OF SIGHT: TEN STORIES OF VICTORY OVER BLINDNESS SPERBER, AL J. HLAVATY IN THIS ACCOUNT HE TELLS OF HOW HE HAS COPED WITH BLINDNESS AND THE WAY NINE OTHER PEOPLE, FRIENDS, HAVE HANDLED THEIR LIVES, NONE OF WHOM WERE BORN WITH- OUT SIGHT.
EN4 2254 BEAUTY MILLIONAIRE LIFE OF HELENA RUBENSTEIN FABE, MAXENE MYRA LEIB A BIOGRAPHY THE YOUNG WOMAN WHO LEFT HER HOME IN POLAND WITH ONLY 12 JARS OF COLD CREAM AND TURNED IT INTO A MULTIMILLION DOLLAR COSMETICS INDUSTRY.
EN4 2257 BURNING LIGHTS CHAGALL, BELLA (null) THE WIFE OF ARTIST MARC CHAGALL RECALLS HER CHILDHOOD AND THE JEWISH IDEALS WHICH SHE INHERITED FROM HER PARENTS.
EN4 2262 MITZVOT CHILL, ABRAHAM SARENE MEYERS A STUDY OF THE TRADITIONAL EXPLANATION OF THE 613 COMMANDMENTS IN THE TORAH.
EN4 2265 HISTORY OF JEWISH LITERATURE. VOL. 2. ZINBERG, ISRAEL PAT DAVIDSON THE SECOND VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF FRENCH AND GERMAN JEWRY AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF PROVENCAL LITERATURE IN THE 11TH-13TH CENTURIES. ALSO INCLUDES THE LITERATURE OF THE ITALIAN-JEWISH COMMUNITY IN THE 9TH-13TH CENTURY.
EN4 2269 BALCONY OF EUROPE HIGGINS, AIDAN CLARA S. LINN A NOVEL ABOUT AN IRISH PAINTER AND HIS LOVE FOR A MARRIED JEWISH WOMAN FROM AMERICA.
EN4 2276 MILTON BERLE AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY BERLE, MILTON (null) THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE JEWISH COMEDIAN WHO WAS KNOWN AS 'MR. TELEVISION."
EN4 2282 DON'T ASK ME IF I LOVE KOLLEK, AMOS (null) A NOVEL ABOUT CONTEMPORARY ISRAEL WRITTEN BY THE SON OF TEDDY KOLLEK, THE FORMER MAYOR OF JERUSALEM. THE MAIN CHARACTER IS A YOUNG MAN IN SEARCH OF MEANING TO HIS LIFE.
EN4 2285 WORLD OF OUR FATHERS HOWE, IRVING ROBERTA POLLACK STORIES AND ESSAYS FROM THE WORLD OF THE JEWS WHO IMMIGRATED TO AMERICA FROM EASTERN EUROPE IN THE 1880S AND MADE THEIR HOME ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE. WHILE STRUGGLING TO MAINTAIN THEIR YIDDISH CULTURE, THEY MADE SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS TO AMERICAN SOCIETY IN THE FIELDS OF ART, SCIENCE, AND SOCIAL REFORMS.
EN4 2289 AMERICAN ZIONISM FROM HERZL TO THE HOLOCAUST UROFSKY, MELVIN I. RIVY DOLIN   A HISTORY OF ZIONISM IN AMERICA FROM THE TIME OF HERZL, WHO ADVOCATED A ZIONIST STATE IN 1896, UNTIL THE HOLOCAUST WHEN AMERICAN JEWS BECAME COMMITTED TO THE GOAL OF A JEWISH STATE.
EN4 2296 WITH HIS OWN HANDS SHAMIR, MOSHE.  JOSEPH SHACHTER, TRANSLATED BY RUTH HULBERT A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR'S BROTHER'S SHORT, EVENTFUL LIFE, FROM HIS CHILDHOOD IN ISRAEL UNTIL HIS DEATH AT THE HANDS OF ARAB MARAUDERS. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW.
EN4 2298 PROVINCIALS A PERSONAL HISTORY OF THE SOUTH EVANS, ELI N. (null) A HISTORY OF THE JEWS LIVING IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH. THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES JEWISH FRATERNITIES, BIGOTRY, POLITICS, BUSINESS, BLACK-JEWISH RELATIONS, AND THE ATTITUDES OF NON-JEWS TOWARDS JEWS.
EN4 2299 ROTHSCHILDS A FAMILY OF FORTUNE COWLES, VIRGINIA FRITZI BAER & AUDREY LAMBERT A BIOGRAPHY OF THE ROTHSCHILD FAMILY FROM THE GHETTO OF FRANKFURT, WHERE THEIR BUSINESS BEGAN, THROUGH THE NEXT GENERATION OF FIVE SONS WHO BECAME PROMINENT BANKERS AND PHILANTHROPISTS.
EN4 2300 EINSTEIN AND THE GENERATIONS OF SCIENCE FEUER, LEWIS S. HELEN MOGUL A DESCRIPTION OF THE LIVES OF EINSTEIN, BOHR, HEISENBERG, AND DE BROGLIE, MEN WHOSE INTELLIGENCE AND CREATIVITY INFLUENCED, AND WERE INFLUENCED BY, THE WORLD IN WHICH THEY LIVED.
EN4 2301 MAN'S QUEST FOR GOD HESCHEL, ABRAHAM JOSHUA ELAINE LEE   THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THE NATURE AND PURPOSE OF PRAYER, RELIGION AND WORSHIP, AND THE RELATIONSHIP OF GOD AND MAN.
EN4 2305 STUDIES IN SPINOZA CRITICAL AND INTERPRETATIVE ESSAYS KASHAP, PAUL S. ROSE WEIL    AN ANTHOLOGY OF ARTICLES AND CRITIQUES ON THE PHILOSOPHER AND HIS WORK.
EN4 2308 WORLD FULL OF STRANGERS FREEMAN, CYNTHIA CORRINE GANZ A NOVEL FEATURING AN IMMIGRANT JEWISH GIRL AND HER AMBITIOUS HUSBAND, WHO IS A JEWISH ANTI-SEMITE. HE CHANGES THEIR NAME, HAS AN AFFAIR AND DOES NOT ALLOW THEIR SON TO ASSOCIATE WITH JEWS.
EN4 2310 TRIAL AND DEATH OF JESUS COHN, HAIM KATHY BECK IN THIS STUDY, THE TRIAL AND DEATH OF JESUS ARE INVESTIGATED FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF A DISTINGUISHED JURIST, A MEMBER OF THE SUPREME COURT OF ISRAEL.
EN4 2321 RHINEMANN EXCHANGE LUDLUM, ROBERT RUTH S. DIAMOND A NOVEL OF ESPIONAGE WHICH TAKES PLACE DURING WORLD WAR II, INVOLVING AN UNDERCOVER TRADE OF INDUSTRIAL DIAMONDS BETWEEN AMERICAN AND NAZI LEADERS. WRITTEN BY THE AUTHOR OF 'THE MADLOCK PAPER.'
EN4 2322 DISRAELI RISING A NOVEL EDELMAN, MAURICE LILLIAN ZEUGHAUSER THE SECOND PART OF A HISTORICAL TRILOGY ABOUT DISRAELI'S LEADERSHIP OF THE TORY PARTY IN ENGLAND. A SEQUEL TO THE FIRST VOLUME, 'DISRAELI IN LOVE.' IN THIS VOLUME, PERSONAL AND POLITICAL ASPIRATIONS BECOME INTERWOVEN.
EN4 2325 SAM'S LEGACY NEUGEBOREN, JAY BETTY FLEISCHER A NOVEL ABOUT A NEW YORK GAMBLER AND HIS FATHER, A DEVOUT JEW.
EN4 2329 HOME FOR THE HEART BETTELHEIM, BRUNO ELIZABETH MATTES BETTELHEIM'S REPORT ON HIS PIONEERING WORK WITH MENTALLY ILL CHILDREN IN A 'THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY' INCLUDING PSYCHOLOGICAL CONCEPTS AND THEIR PRACTICAL APPLICATION.
EN4 2332 THUNDER OVER THE MEDITERRANEAN GERVASI, FRANK RUBELLE SCHLAFLER THE AUTHOR ASSESSES THE FUTURE OF THE MIDDLE EAST BY ANALYZING ITS COMPLEXITIES AND STUDYING ITS PAST HISTORY. THE BOOK ALSO CONTAINS AN ACCOUNT OF THE 1973 YOM KIPPUR WAR.
EN4 2334 HISTORY OF THE JEWS, VOL.1. GRAETZ, HEINRICH ANNE MARANTZ  THE FIRST VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH HISTORIAN. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE EARLIEST SETTLEMENT OF CANAAN BY THE PATRIARCHS UNTIL 135 B.C.E.
EN4 2338 DOVE OF THE EAST & OTHER STORIES HELPRIN, MARK EVELYN GODMAN AN ANTHOLOGY OF TWENTY STORIES INVOLVING FEAR AND DANGER, IN WHICH THE LONELY, PRIVATE PERSON OBSERVES THE WORLD AROUND HIMSELF.
EN4 2351 OUR CHALLENGE THE CHOSEN LAND KAHANE, RABBI MEIR M. SCHWARTZENBERGER & E. BERRY THE FOUNDER AND FORMER LEADER OF THE JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE PRESENTS HIS CONCEPT OF ISRAEL AS A 'BIBLICALLY-ORDAINED' NATION AND HIS VISION OF THE COUNTRY AS A 'RELIGIO-NATIONAL' STATE.
EN4 2352 URBAN CIVILIZATION IN PRE-CRUSADE EUROPE, VOLUME I IRVING A. AGUS SYLVIA SCHMUKLER A VALUABLE AND DEFINITIVE STUDY OF ORGANIZED TOWN-LIFE IN NORTHWESTERN EURIPE DURING THE TENTH AND ELEVENTH CENTURIES, BASED ON THE RESPONSA LITERATURE.
EN4 2365 OBSESSION LEVIN, MEYER EDITH PERMAN AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL DESCRIBING THE SUPPRESSION OF LEVIN'S DRAMATIZATION OF THE ANNE FRANK TRAGEDY BY FAMOUS THEATRICAL FIGURES.
EN4 2367 STORY OF JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE KAHANE, RABBI MEIR NANCY SCHIERING THE INSIDE STORY OF THE JDL, THE MILITANT ORGANIZATION WHOSE GOAL IT WAS TO DEFEND JEWS IN WHATEVER MANNER NECESSARY. WRITTEN BY THE FOUNDER AND LEADER OF THE GROUP.
EN4 2369 CODE OF JEWISH LAW (KITZUR SHULCHAN ARUCH) RABBI GANZFRIED, SOLOMON J. HLAVATY A COMPILATION OF JEWISH LAWS AND CUSTOMS IN A REVISED NEW ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE ORIGINAL FOUR-VOLUME HEBREW-ENGLISH WORK.
EN4 2376 SOLOMON MAIMON MAIMON, SOLOMON (null) A SELF-PORTRAIT BY AN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY JEWISH PHILOSOPHER-BOHEMIAN-HERETIC WHO DESCRIBES HIS WANDERINGS FROM THE POLISH GHETTO TO THE CITIES OF WESTERN EUROPE.
EN4 2381 IF YOU COULD SEE WHAT I HEAR TOM SULLIVAN & DEREK GILL FREDA MELTZER TOM SULLIVAN, BLIND SINCE BIRTH, TELLS HIS OWN INSPIRING STORY.
EN4 2384 JEWISH PIONEERS IN AMERICA LEBESON, ANITA LIBMAN JANE N. WEISS THE ROLE OF THE JEWS IN SETTLING THE NEW WORLD IN THE YEARS PRIOR TO THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION.
EN4 2387 WAR AGAINST THE JEWS DAWIDOWICZ, LUCY S. ROBERTA POLLACK A SCHOLARLY HISTORY AND BACKGROUND OF THE HOLOCAUST AND A DETAILED ACCOUNT OF THE WAR AGAINST THE JEWS OF EASTERN EUROPE.
EN4 2390 ISAAC MAYER WISE PIONEER OF AMERICAN JUDAISM GUMBINER, J.H. AMY STIVELMAN A BIOGRAPHY OF THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY RABBI WHO INFLUENCED THE LIVES OF THOUSANDS OF AMERICAN JEWS. ONE OF THE PIONEERS OF REFORM JUDAISM, WISE ADVOCATED THE USE OF A COMMON PRAYER BOOK, A UNION OF CONGREGATIONS, AND A COLLEGE TO TRAIN AMERICAN RABBIS.
EN4 2393 IN DARKNESS BOURGEON, ROGER ROGER BOURGEON KATE KASS WHEN THE MISFORTUNE OF BLINDNESS STRIKES A VITAL YOUNG MAN, IT IS THE OLD- FASHIONED VIRTUES OF FAITH, COURAGE AND FAMILY THAT WORK OUT HIS SALVATION.
EN4 2395 S.Y. AGNON HAROLD FISCH ESTHER COHEN THE AUTHOR MAKES A PERSUASIVE CASE THAT AGNON DESERVES TO BE MUCH BETTER KNOWN.
EN4 2397 IN THE BEGINNING POTOK, CHAIM HELEN BELINK A NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG YESHIVA STUDENT GROWING UP IN AN ORTHODOX FAMILY DURING THE 1930S AND 1940S AND HIS AWAKENING TO A DIFFERENT TYPE OF JEWISH LEARNING AND SCHOLARSHIP.
EN4 2398 SOCIALIST, ANTI-SEMITE AND JEW DONALD L. NIEWYK S. BRAV THIS BOOK EXPLAINS THE ATTITUDES AND ACTIONS OF THE GERMAN SOCIAL DEMOCRATIC PARTY TOWARD JEWS AND ANTI-SEMITISM FROM THE END OF THE FIRST WORLD WAR TO HITLER'S REGIME.
EN4 2401 INTRODUCTION TO THE TALMUD AND MIDRASH STRACK, HERMAN LILLIAN SCHAFFER AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF THE TALMUD, USING OBJECTIVE AND SCIENTIFIC METHODS.
EN4 2403 BOYS FROM BRAZIL LEVIN, IRA NAOMI HOFFMAN A NOVEL ABOUT A GROUP OF EX-NAZIS WHO FIND REFUGE IN SOUTH AMERICA AND ATTEMPT TO CREATE A NEW BREED OF NAZI OFFSPRING, ALL CLONES OF HITLER, READY TO BE TURNED LOOSE ON THE WORLD.
EN4 2406 GREAT AGES AND IDEAS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE SCHWARZ, LEO W., ED. STANLEY R. BRAV AN ANTHOLOGY OF THE MAJOR IDEAS AND VALUES OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE WHICH HAVE EVOLVED THROUGHOUT THEIR HISTORY.
EN4 2407 BRANDEIS A FREE MAN'S LIFE MASON, ALPHEUS T. VIOLET HECHT A BIOGRAPHY OF LOUIS BRANDEIS, SUPREME COURT JUSTICE.
EN4 2408 CHRISTIAN BEGINNINGS. PART III ENSLIN, MORTON SCOTT STANLEY R. BRAV A STUDY OF EARLY CHRISTIAN LITERATURE. THIS VOLUME DEALS WITH THE FORMULATION OF THE CHRISTIAN CANON AND THE HISTORY OF ITS MANUSCRIPTS, TRANSLATIONS, AND VERSIONS.
EN4 2416 LETTING GO PHILIP ROTH C. SHAFTEL THIS NOVEL FOCUSES ON THREE MAIN CHARACTERS: A YOUNG INSTRUCTOR IN THE HUMANITIES WHO HAS AN INDEPENDENT INCOME AND LIBBY AND PAUL HERZ WHO ARE FOREVER PLAGUED BY MONEY AND DOMESTIC CRISES.
EN4 2417 HISTORY OF THE JEWS. VOL. III. GRAETZ, HEINRICH (null) THE THIRD VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH HISTORIAN. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE REVOLT AGAINST THE ZENDIK IN 511 C.E. THROUGH 1306, THE PERIOD IN WHICH RABBI SOLOMON BEN ADRET (KNOWN AS THE 'RASHBA') LIVED.
EN4 2418 MOTHER ASCH, SHOLEM NANCY SCHEIRING A POLISH FAMILY COMES TO NEW YORK, CHANGES THEIR SURFACE HABITS BUT KEEPS TO ANCIENT TRADITION.
EN4 2433 AMOS AND ISAIAH WARD, JAMES M. SALO W. MINKIN A STUDY OF THE BIBLICAL PROPHETS AMOS AND ISAIAH.
EN4 2439 WALLS RESISTING THE THIRD REICH  ZASSENHAUS, HILTGUNT SHEILA RUSHKOFF THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A GERMAN CITIZEN WHO OPPOSED THE NAZI REGIME. DR. ZASSENHAUS WAS AWARDED A KNIGHTHOOD IN DENMARK AND NORWAY FOR HER HUMANE AND HEROIC EFFORTS TO HELP SCANDINAVIAN PRISONERS.
EN4 2451 LAYING ON OF HANDS ARENT, ARTHUR MRS. ROBERT WHITE A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE AND INTRIGUE INVOLVING AN INTERNATIONAL ARMS SMUGGLING RING, TWO LOVE AFFAIRS, AND A DEADLY GAME PLAYED OUT BETWEEN ISRAELIS AND EX-NAZIS.
EN4 2453 DACHAU THE HARROWING OF HELL SMITH, MARCUS J. RUTH LEVINE A UNITED STATES ARMY DOCTOR DESCRIBES THE EFFORTS TO SAVE 32,000 SURVIVORS OF THE INFAMOUS CONCENTRATION CAMP.
EN4 2456 FALLEN ANGELS BAMBERGER, BERNARD J. JANICE HOROWITZ A COLLECTION OF STORIES DEALING WITH BASIC THEOLOGICAL PROBLEMS.
EN4 2465 SUNFLOWER WIESENTHAL, SIMON MARCIA FELTHEIMER A YOUNG JEW, AN INMATE OF A CONCENTRATION CAMP, IS TAKEN TO THE BEDSIDE OF A DYING, GUILT-RIDDEN NAZI SOLDIER WHO BEGS ABSOLUTION. AFTER HEARING THE SOLDIER'S STORY, THE JEW LEAVES WITHOUT SPEAKING. WIESENTHAL'S STORY FORMED THE BASIS FOR A SYMPOSIUM DEALING WITH THE MORAL QUESTIONS INVOLVED.
EN4 2470 WOMEN IN JUDAISM: THE STATUS FO WOMEN IN FORMATIVE JUDAISM LEONARD SWIDLER R. CADITZ THE AUTHOR EXAMINES THE STATUS OF JEWISH WOMEN IN SOCIETY, LAW, AND RELIGIOUS PRACTICE BETWEEN 200 B.C. AND 400 A.D., THE DEVELOPMENT OF FORMATIVE JUDAISM, BASING HIS STUDY ON PRIMARY SOURCES FROM THE BIBLE TO JOSEPHUS TO THE TALMUD.
EN4 2472 K'TONTON ON AN ISLAND WEILERSTEIN, SADIE ROSE (null) THE CONTINUED ADVENTURES OF K'TONTON, A TOM THUMB FOR JEWISH CHILDREN.
EN4 2479 M. WEIL EDITED BY: EHUD BEN EZER M. WEIL IN A SERIES OF INTERVIEWS WITH PROMINENT ISRAELI INTELLECTUALS, THINKERS AND WRITERS WHO REPRESENT A WIDE VARIETY OF VIEWS, THIS YOUNG ISRAELI WRITER TRIES TO DISCOVER THE SOURCE OF UNEASE WHICH IS FELT IN ISRAEL AND RAISES THE QUESTION OF THE PRICE OF ZIONISM IN THE EYES OF THE ISRAELIS TODAY AND THEIR APPRAISAL OF JUDAISM.
EN4 2481 ROYAL RESIDENT LEHMANN, MARCUS (null) A HISTORICAL NOVEL SET IN THE MEDIEVAL JEWISH COMMUNITY OF HALBERSTADT, GERMANY. WRITTEN FOR YOUNG PEOPLE.
EN4 2485 RAMBAN (NACHMONIDES) COMMENTARY ON GENESIS TRANSLATED BY: CHAVEL,CHARLES  S. BRAV RABBI MOSHE BEN NACHMAN, THE 13TH CENTURY JEWISH LEADER AND SCHOLAR KNOWN AS RAMBAN.HIS COMMENTARY, WHICH ENCOMPASSES A PANORAMA OF JEWISH LEARNING, LANGUAGE, HALACHAH, AGGADAH, PHILOSOPHY, KABBALAH, AND HISTORY OFFERS A PENETRATING ANALYSIS OF THE TORAH THAT WILL BOTH ENLIGHTEN AND INSPIRE.
EN4 2494 INTO THAT DARKNESS FROM MERCY KILLING TO MASS MURDER SERENY, GITTA BARBARA FELDMAN A STUDY OF NAZI GENOCIDE, BASED ON INTERVIEWS WITH SS MEN AND THEIR FAMILIES, HISTORIANS, DIPLOMATS, AND PRIESTS, AS WELL AS SURVIVORS OF THE HOLOCAUST. THE BOOK ATTEMPTS TO ANALYZE THE REACTIONS AND THE BEHAVIOR OF THOSE INVOLVED IN THE THIRD REICH.
EN4 2504 MODERN HEBREW LITERATURE ALTER, ROBERT, EDITOR S. BRAV A PANORAMA OF HEBREW FICTION AND NON-FICTION PROSE OF THE 19TH AND 20TH CENTURIES.
EN4 2505 TO JERUSALEM AND BACK: A PERSONAL ACCOUNT BELLOW, SAUL LEE SEAMAN BELLOW TELLS OF HIS EXPERIENCE IN 1975 OF THE TIME HE SPENT IN JERUSALEM. HE TALKS WITH PRIME MINISTER RABIN, ABBA EBAN, MAYOR TEDDY KOLLEK, OTHER POLITICIANS, WRITERS, PROFESSORS, AND EVEN ORDINARY PEOPLE LIKE A BARBER.
EN4 2510 ANYA A NOVEL SCHAEFFER, SUSAN FROMBERG JOYCE KARP A NOVEL OF HUMAN STRENGTH, TENACITY, AND LOVE IN A WORLD UNDER THE SPECTRE OF NAZI GERMANY.
EN4 2511 IN SEARCH OF NOAH'S ARK BALSIGER, DAVID & SELLIER, CHARLES BATTY BERCBACH AN EXAMINATION OF THE EVIDENCE THAT THE ARK OF NOAH MAY BE LODGED ON TOP OF MT. ARARAT IN EASTERN TURKEY.
EN4 2525 SUKKOT DONIN, HAYIM, RABBI (null) A BOOK ABOUT THE LAWS AND CEREMONIES CONNECTED WITH THE FESTIVAL OF SUKKOT. WRITTEN BY THE AUTHOR OF 'TO BE A JEW.'
EN4 2526 STREET OF CROCODILES SCHULZ, BRUNO (null) A NOVEL, BASED ON THE AUTHOR'S LIFE, DESCRIBES SCHULZ'S CHILDHOOD YEARS IN A TOWN ON THE PLAINS OF SOUTHWEST POLAND.
EN4 2531 SHTETL AND OTHER YIDDISH NOVELLA WISSE, RUTH R., ED. ADELINE MAREMONT LIFE IN THE EUROPEAN SHTETL SERVES AS THE BACKGROUND IN THESE FIVE SHORT NOVELS.
EN4 2532 GROWING UP RICH BERNAYS, ANNE (null) A NOVEL ABOUT A GIRL COMING OF AGE IN THE 1940S AND 1950S.
EN4 2538 LEGACY BERN, RONALD L.  ROSE C. NICHTHAUSER DAVID HARRIS, A YOUNG JEW IN ANDERSON, SOUTH CAROLINA, THE SON OF A SOUTHERN GENTLEMAN, STRUGGLES TO UNDERSTAND HIS RICH YET ALIEN HERITAGE.
EN4 2544 CHRISTIANITY THROUGH JEWISH EYES THE QUEST FOR COMMON GROUND JACOB, WALTER ELAINE LEE   A EXAMINATION OF JEWISH VIEWS ON CHRISTIANITY.
EN4 2545 WEDNESDAY THE RABBI GOT WET KEMELMAN, HARRY (null) THE SIXTH NOVEL IN THE SERIES ABOUT RABBI SMALL, SPIRITUAL LEADER OF A SYNAGOGUE IN BARNARD'S CROSSING, WHO USES TALMUDIC REASONING AND INSIGHT TO SOLVE MYSTERIES WHILE DEALING WITH DAY-TO-DAY 'SHUL POLITICS.'
EN4 2547 HIT TEAM TINNIN, DAVID B. NANCY SCHIERING AN ACCOUNT OF THE ASSASSINATIONS CARRIED OUT BY ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE AGENTS AGAINST THE LEADERS OF BLACK SEPTEMBER IN THE WAKE OF THE 1972 MUNICH MURDERS.
EN4 2549 MY OWN GROUND NISSENSON, HUGH BARBARA FRIEDMAN A NOVEL ABOUT IMMIGRANT LIFE ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE IN THE EARLY 1900S.
EN4 2551 WINCHELL: HIS LIFE AND TIMES KLURFELD, HERMAN  KENNETH BROWN THE AUTHOR HAS CAPTURED ALL OF THE DRAMA OF WINCHELL'S CARERRE WITHOUT SACRIFICING HIS OBJECTIVITY ABOUT THE MAN HIMSELF.
EN4 2553 WAY OF RESPONSE BUBER, MARTIN THELMA ZELLER SELECTIONS FROM THE WRITINGS OF THE JEWISH PHILOSOPHER.
EN4 2564 BLOODSHED AND THREE NOVELLAS OZICK, CYNTHIA ELEANOR SCHICK IN THE TITLE STORY, NOVELIST OZICK DESCRIBES CONSTRUCTION WORK IN A HASIDIC COMMUNITY OUTSIDE NEW YORK CITY WHERE TORAH STUDY GOES ALONG WITH CARPENTRY AND BRICKLAYING. ANOTHER NOVELLA FEATURES A CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVOR WHO REPRESENTS AN AFRICAN NATION IN THE UNITED NATIONS.
EN4 2568 HEART IS HALF A PROPHET GOLDSTEIN, RUTH TESSLER (null) A NOVEL ABOUT THE PROBLEMS AND THE HEARTACHES IN A HASIDIC FAMILY IN WILLIAMSBURG, BROOKLYN, DURING THE 1930S, AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF THE YOUNG DAUGHTER.
EN4 2569 KISSINGER PORTRAIT OF A MIND GRAUBARD, STEPHEN R. ELMA KAHN AN ANALYSIS OF THE INFLUENCE OF THE EDUCATION AND THE ENVIRONMENT THAT MADE KISSINGER'S CAREER POSSIBLE AND A STUDY OF THE CONCEPTS HE DEVELOPED AND APPLIED TO AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY.
EN4 2572 JEWISH JESUS ARON, ROBERT (null) A DESCRIPTION OF JESUS' JEWISH BACKGROUND AND BELIEFS.
EN4 2574 JUDAISM IN AMERICA FROM CURIOSITY TO THIRD FAITH BLAU, JOSEPH L. JOAN LEHN BLAU ASSERTS THAT JUDAISM'S ADAPTATION TO THE CULTURAL DIVERSITY OF AMERICA SIGNIFIES THE VITALITY OF THE RELIGION AND THE CREATIVITY OF ITS ADHERENTS.
EN4 2585 HUMBOLDT'S GIFT BELLOW, SAUL NANCY SCHIERING A NOVEL IN WHICH A MODERN, INTELLECTUAL, AND TALENTED JEW IS PITTED AGAINST THE FORCES OF CONTEMPORARY CULTUR
EN4 2589 MY LIFE MEIR, GOLDA (null) THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF GOLDA MEIR, ISRAEL'S FOURTH PRIME MINISTER. MEIR, WHO WAS BORN IN KIEV IN 1898, DESCRIBES HER EARLY LIFE IN RUSSIA, HER FAMILY'S EMIGRATION TO MILWAUKEE, HER ALIYAH TO A KIBBUTZ IN PALESTINE, AND HER CAREER AS STATESWOMAN, FOREIGN MINISTER, AND LABOR LEADER OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 2594 JUDAISM IN AMERICA FROM CURIOSITY TO THIRD FAITH BLAU, JOSEPH L. JOAN LEHN BLAU ASSERTS THAT JUDAISM'S ADAPTATION TO THE CULTURAL DIVERSITY OF AMERICA SIGNIFIES THE VITALITY OF THE RELIGION AND THE CREATIVITY OF ITS ADHERENTS.
EN4 2596 JOURNEY BACK REISS, JOHANNA PHYLLIS COHN THE STORY OF A JEWISH FAMILY WHO WENT UNDERGROUND IN HOLLAND DURING THE HOLOCAUST BUT WERE SAVED AND REUNITED IN 1944.
EN4 2607 JEWISH REFLECTIONS ON DEATH RIEMER,  JACK (EDITOR) DICKIE MILLER A VARIETY OF ESSAYS THAT PORTRAY THE HISTORICAL DEVELOPMENT AND CURRENT STATUS OF THE JEWISH WAY OF DEATH.
EN4 2618 KAFKA AND THE YIDDISH THEATRE ITS IMPACT ON HIS WORK TORTON BECK, EVELYN FRANCES KLIPSTEIN & IRMA KITTAY WITHOUT HIS EXPOSURE TO THE YIDDISH PLAYS HE SAW IN PRAGUE IN 1911 AND 1912, KAFKA MIGHT NEVER HAVE DEVELOPED THE UNIQUE AND UNIVERSAL VOICE THAT SO WELL ENCAPSULATED THE EXISTENTIAL STATE OF THE 20TH CENTURY MAN.
EN4 2624 RODGERS AND HART BEWITCHED, BOTHERED, AND BEDEVILED SAMUEL MARX & JAN CLAYTON ESTHER COHEN THE STORY OF HART AND RODGERS,"THE BOYS FROM HARLEM" AS THEY WERE OFTEN CALLED, AND HOW THEY BECAME WORLD-RENOWNED SONGWRITERS.
EN4 2626 RAMBAN'S COMMENTARY ON NUMBERS TRANSLATED BY: CHAVEL,CHARLES  S. BRAV RABBI MOSHE BEN NACHMAN, THE 13TH CENTURY JEWISH LEADER AND SCHOLAR KNOWN AS RAMBAN, EARNED HIMSELF A PLACE ALONGSIDE RASHI AS ONE OF JUDAISM'S PRIMARY TORAH COMMENTATORS.
EN4 2633 RAMBAN'S COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH SEFER DEVARIM - DEUTERONOMY TRANSLATED BY: RABBI CHARLES CHAVEL S. BRAV COMMENTARY.
EN4 2637 CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM AND JEWISH LAW SIEGEL, SEYMOUR, ED. P.M. APFELBAUM AN EXAMINATION OF CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM WHICH COMBINES A COMMITMENT TO HALAKHA, JEWISH LAW, WITH A RECOGNITION OF A NEED FOR CHANGE. ARTICLES ARE WRITTEN BY PROMINENT LEADERS IN THE MOVEMENT.
EN4 2640 KISSINGER THE EUROPEAN MIND IN AMERICAN POLICY BRUCE MAZLISH SILVIA HORENSTEIN THIS BIOGRAPHICAL NARRATIVE PROBES THE GROWTH OF KISSINGER THROUGH HIS EXPERIENCES IN THE ARMY, AT HARVARD AND IN WASHINGTON, SHOWING THAT WHILE HE WAS UNDERGOING A PROCESS OF AMERICANIZATION, HE WAS INCREASINGLY ADDING A EUROPEAN CAST TO AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY.
EN4 2642 STRUGGLE FOR PALESTINE J.C. HUREWITZ P.M. APFELBAUM A DETAILED CHRONICLE OF PALESTINIAN POLITICS FROM 1936 TO 1947 - FROM THE ARAB REVOLT THAT CAUSED BRITAIN TO DECLARE THE PALESTINE MANDATE "UNWORKABLE" UNTIL AFTER THE BRITISH LEFT PALESTINE FOLLOWING THE U.N. DECISION TO PARTITION THE COUNTRY.
EN4 2646 ESSENTIAL TALMUD STEINSALTZ, ADIN ELEANOR SCHICK THE HISTORY AND EVOLUTION OF THE ORAL LAW AND AN EXPLANATION OF ITS IMPORTANCE IN JEWISH TRADITION. ALSO INCLUDES SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THE RABBIS AND SCHOLARS OF THE TALMUDIC PERIOD. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW BY CHAYA GALAI.
EN4 2652 HARRY JAMES CARGAS IN CONVERSATION WITH ELIE WIESEL CARGAS, HARRY JAMES BARBARA FRIEDMAN A SERIES OF INTERVIEWS WITH ELIE WIESEL, NOBEL PRIZE WINNER AND AUTHOR OF SEVERAL BOOKS ON THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 2654 Ramban(Nachmanides)Commentary On The Torah RABBI CHARLES B. CHAVEL (null) COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH
EN4 2655 RAMBAN'S COMMENTARY ON EXODUS TRANSLATED BY: CHARLES B. CHAVEL STANLEY BRAV A COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF EXODUS.
EN4 2661 MEMOIRS OF GLUCKEL OF HAMELN GLUCKEL OF HAMELN. MARVIN LOWENTHAL, ROBERTA POLLACK THE MEMOIRS OF A JEWISH WOMAN WHO LIVED DURING THE 17TH CENTURY AND WHOSE JOURNAL PROVIDED A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE PERIOD IN WHICH SHE LIVED.
EN4 2666 DEATH AND THE FAMILY THE IMPORTANCE OF MOURNING PINCUS, LILY HAZEL GREENE A STUDY OF THE EMOTIONAL IMPACT OF BEREAVEMENT.
EN4 2667 IN POLISH WOODS OPATOSHU, JOSEPH JANE R. WEISS A HISTORICAL NOVEL DEPICTING THE LIFE OF THE JEWS IN EUROPE DURING THE 1860S AND INCORPORATING THE FOLKLORE OF THE POLISH WOODS AND STREAMS. ALSO DESCRIBES THE EFFECT OF THE HASIDIC MOVEMENT, THE HASKALAH, AND POLISH INDEPENDENCE ON THEIR LIVES.
EN4 2668 ADOLPH HITLER TOLAND, JOHN HELEN DITTUS A BIOGRAPHY OF HITLER FOCUSING ON HIS ANTI-SEMITISM.
EN4 2671 ENTEBBE RESCUE BEN-PORAT, Y. & HABER, E. &  SCHIFF, Z. ANITA ROSENGARTEN AN ACCOUNT OF THE JULY 1976 HIJACKING OF A PLANE TO ENTEBBE AND THE DRAMATIC RESCUE. TOLD BY THREE ISRAELI MILITARY AND POLITICAL COMMENTATORS.
EN4 2679 DAYS OF AWE AGNON, S.Y. LILLIAN SCHAFFER AN ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH WISDOM AND CUSTOMS ON THE HIGH HOLY DAY SEASON. DRAWN FROM MIDRASHIC AND RABBINIC SOURCES.
EN4 2680 HISTORY OF THE JEWS. VOL.IV . GRAETZ, HEINRICH (null) THE FOURTH VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH HISTORIAN. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE RISE OF THE KABBALA MOVEMENT IN 1270 C.E. TO THE PERMANENT SETTLEMENT OF THE MARRANOS IN HOLLAND IN 1618 C.E.
EN4 2683 NEW WORLD FOR SIMON ASHKENAZY MARKISH, DAVID ELAINE ROTHENBERG A NOVEL ABOUT A FIFTEEN-YEAR OLD BOY WHO IS EXILED TO SIBERIA.
EN4 2686 POWER BROKER ROBERT MOSES AND THE FALL OF NEW YORK CARO, ROBERT A. RUBELLE. SCHAFLER A BIOGRAPHICAL CRITIQUE OF THE MAN WHO IN FOUR DECADES AS A PUBLIC OFFICIAL BUILT MOST OF THE PARKS, BRIDGES AND HIGHWAYS IN AND AROUND NEW YORK CITY.
EN4 2689 MAIMONIDES'  INTRODUCTION TO TALMUD TRANSLATED BY: ZVI LAMPEL H. MEYERS MAIMONIDES PRESENTS A CLEAR EXPOSITION OF THE ORIGIN, AIMS, METHODOLOGY AND SPIRIT OF THE TALMUD.
EN4 2695 IN THE ALMOST PROMISED LAND AMERICAN JEWS AND BLACKS, 1915-193 DINER, HASIA R. EDITH DREZNER THE AUTHOR CONTENDS THAT CHAMPIONING BLACK CAUSES GAVE JEWS A MEANS TO REMOVE OBSTACLES TO THEIR OWN ACCULTURATION.
EN4 2700 FROM OEDIPUS TO MOSES FREUD'S JEWISH IDENTITY ROBERT, MARTHE.  RALPH MANHEIM, TRAN JANE N. WEISS THE AUTHOR CONTENDS THAT FREUD'S ADVANCEMENT OF HIS THEORY OF SEXUALITY WAS BASED LARGELY ON FRUSTRATED AMBITIONS TO ACHIEVE RECOGNITION IN A GENTILE SOCIETY.
EN4 2702 GREAT GAME MEMOIRS OF THE SPY HITLER COULDN'T TREPPER, LEOPOLD JUDITH HOFFMAN THE PERSONAL STORY OF THE HEAD OF A SPY NETWORK WHICH OPERATED IN EUROPE AGAINST THE NAZIS DURING WORLD WAR II. THE NETWORK, DUBBED THE RED ORCHESTRA BY THE GESTAPO, INFILTRATED GERMAN ORGANIZATIONS IN OCCUPIED FRANCE, BELGIUM, AND GERMANY.
EN4 2707 LEGENDS OF JERUSALEM THE SACRED LAND.  VOL. 1. VILNAY, ZEV RUBELLE SCHAFLER AN ANTHOLOGY OF STORIES AND FOLKTALES FROM MIDRASHIC AND RABBINIC LITERATURE CONTAINING OVER 300 LEGENDS ABOUT JERUSALEM.
EN4 2721 MOSES THE MAN AND HIS VISION DAICHES, DAVID IRVING W. KRAMER STARTING FROM THE CONVICTION THAT MOSES, THE EXODUS, THE SINAI EXPERIENCE AND THE PROMISED LAND JOURNEY DID EXIST, THE AUTHOR ANALYZES THE BIBLE'S ACCOUNT OF MOSES AS A LAWGIVER, DIVINE MEDIATOR AND WELDER OF SEVERAL NOMADIC TRIBES INTO A UNIFIED PEOPLE AND NATION.
EN4 2726 TORCH SONG ROIPHE, ANN HERBERT L MORGENROTH A ROMANTIC NOVEL ABOUT AN UPPER-CLASS JEWISH WOMAN WHO FALLS IN LOVE WITH A TEENAGE ALCOHOLIC.
EN4 2734 PIED PIPER OF HELFENSTEIN EDWARD V. MCCARTHY, JR. E. HALLE AN ADVENTURE TALE THAT INVOLVES THE SEARCH BY A BOSTON LAWYER FOR THE BENEFICIARY OF A WILL, A SORT OF JEWISH SCARLET PIMPERNEL, WHO SAVED HUNDREDS OF CHILDREN FROM GERMAN CONCENTRATION CAMPS DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 2737 ORIGINS OF ZIONISM VITAL, DAVID R. WEIL STORY OF THE ORIGINS OF MODERN JEWISH NATIONALISM USING PRIMARY SOURCES IN HEBREW, YIDDISH, GERMAN, RUSSIAN, FRENCH, AND ENGLISH.
EN4 2743 TO RAISE A JEWISH CHILD A GUIDE FOR PARENTS DONIN, RABBI HAYIM HALEVY (null) RABBI DONIN OFFERS PRACTICAL ADVICE ON JEWISH PARENTING AND GIVES SUGGESTIONS FOR DEALING WITH MANY OF THE DECISIONS PARENTS MUST MAKE CONCERNING JEWISH EDUCATION, FAMILY LIFE, AND THE CHILD'S SOCIAL ADJUSTMENT.
EN4 2753 STUDIES IN BERESHIT LEIBOWITZ, NEHAMA S. BRAV CHAPTER BY CHAPTER ANALYSIS OF THE TEXT OF THE BOOK OF GENESIS.
EN4 2771 AMERICAN RABBI ROSENTHAL, GILBERT S., ED. (null) A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS PRESENTING A HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE OF THE RABBI IN THE SYNAGOGUE, THE COMMUNITY, AND THE COUNTRY. ALL BRANCHES OF JUDAISM ARE REPRESENTED.
EN4 2783 KABBALAH FOR THE MODERN WORLD GONZALEZ-WIPPLER, MIGENE ROBERTA POLLACK NEW KEY TO THE ANCIENT MYSTICAL BOOK THAT UNLOCKS THE SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE.
EN4 2787 HERZOG LEGACY SCHWEITZER, GERTRUDE ELISSA BAUM  THE BIOGRAPHY OF A GERMAN-JEWISH IMMIGRANT WHO FOUNDED A NEWSPAPER DYNASTY IN 1875 AND THE THREE GENERATIONS OF HERZOG WOMEN WHO CARRIED ON THE FAMILY TRADITION.
EN4 2789 DAMASCUS COVER KAPLAN, HOWARD RUBELLE SCHAFLER A SUSPENSE NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG ISRAELI SPY SENT TO SYRIA TO HELP THE REMNANTS OF THE JEWISH POPULATION THERE. AFTER COMMITTING A NUMBER OF BLUNDERS, HE IS CAPTURED BUT REFUSES TO REVEAL WHAT HE KNOWS.
EN4 2799 YEMENITE GIRL LEVIANT, CURT LEE SEAMAN A NOVEL ABOUT THE FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN EZRA SHULTISH AND AN ELDERLY ISRAELI NOBEL LAUREATE.
EN4 2800 RABBI THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE MURRAY POLNER S. KALB HEARTWARMING ACCOUNT OF RABBIS AS PASTORS, SCHOLARS, FUND-RAISERS, AND COMMUNITY ACTIVISTS.
EN4 2807 COUSINHOOD BERMANT, CHAIM SYLVIA ESTES & ARLENE RICHARDS A BIOGRAPHY OF PROMINENT JEWISH FAMILIES INCLUDING THE ROTHSCHILDS, THE WARBURGS, THE SAMUELS, AND THE SASSOONS.
EN4 2808 WANTED! THE SEARCH FOR NAZIS IN AMERICA HOWARD BLUM C. MINTZER DETAILED ACCOUNT OF FOUR NAZIS WHO LIVE FREELY IN AMERICA, THE MEN WHO TRACKED THEM DOWN, AND HOW THEY CONTINUE TO CIRCUMVENT JUSTICE.
EN4 2819 WELLSPRINGS OF TORAH VOLUMES I & II FRIEDMAN, ALEXANDER ZUSIA S. BRAV COMPREHENSIVE SURVEY OF RABBINIC CREATIVITY EXPRESSED IN WRITINGS FO TALUMDIC SCHOLARS
EN4 2829 BROTHERS ZELDIS, CHAIM ESTHER COHEN A NOVEL ABOUT THE LIFE OF A FAMILY IN A SMALL TOWN.
EN4 2843 BOOK OF PARADISE THE WONDERFUL ADVENTURES OF SHMUEL-ABA BERVO MANGER, ITZIK JOYCE KARP THIS IS A STORY BASED ON THE OLD TRADITION IN JEWISH FOLKLORE THAT CHILDREN BEFORE BIRTH LIVE IN PARADISE AND JUST BEFORE THEY ARE BORN ARE TAPPED BY AN ANGEL TO FORGET THEIR STAY. THIS IS A STORY OF A YOUNG BOY WHO OUTWITS HIS ANGEL AND IS BORN WITH COMPLETE MEMORY OF PARADISE AND THE LIFE HE LIVES WITH THIS MEMORY.
EN4 2846 UNDERSTANDING THE TALMUD TRATTNER, ERNST R. BIRDIE SAFIAN STUDY OF CONTENTS AND MEANING OF TALMUD AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO OTHER ASPECTS OF JEWISH LIFE AND LAWS.
EN4 2848 PROFESSOR OF DESIRE ROTH, PHILIP P.M. APFELBAUM DAVID KEPESH, THE HERO IN PHILIP ROTH'S TENTH NOVEL, IS JEWISH AND UNHAPPY, ECHOING A THEME DEALT WITH BY ROTH IN PREVIOUS NOVELS.
EN4 2863 JEWISH MYSTICAL TESTIMONIES JACOBS, LOUIS ROBERTA POLLACK MYSTICAL TEXTS FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO 20TH CENTURY - FULL RANGE OF ORIGINAL MATERIAL.
EN4 2866 ORCHIDS FOR MOTHER LATHAM, AARON R. DOLIN ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE GAME INCLUDES MURDER AND SUICIDE AND INVOLVES HIGH POLITICAL FIGURES.
EN4 2872 SARNOFF, AN AMERICAN SUCCESS DREHER, CARL ELLEN KANNER SARNOFF DESCRIBES HIS VISION OF POPULAR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION WHICH RESULTED IN THE FORMATION OF NBC, RKO, AND RCA OF WHICH HE BECAME PRESIDENT IN 1929.
EN4 2873 MY FATHER'S HOUSE ALON, YIGAL F. WICKOFF LIFE OF ISRAELI FOREIGN MINISTER IN PALESTINE FARMING VILLAGE DURING 1920'S AND 30'S.
EN4 2884 ABBA EBAN AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY EBAN, ABBA MINA MOSKOWITZ THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE FORMER ISRAELI FOREIGN MINISTER, STATESMAN, POLITICIAN, AND AMBASSADOR. KNOWN FOR HIS ELOQUENCE AND EXCELLENT COMMAND OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, EBAN SERVED FOR MANY YEARS AS ISRAEL'S REPRESENTATIVE IN FOREIGN AFFAIRS.
EN4 2889 DEAD RUNNER ROSS, FRANK RUTH FRANKFORT A SUSPENSE NOVEL INVOLVING AN ARAB ASSASSIN WHO MURDERS A JEWISH MILITARY HERO IN LONDON.
EN4 2890 LOAVES AND FISHES FOODS FROM BIBLE TIMES KINARD,MALVINA & CRISLER,JANET  LAURA WEINSTEIN BIBLE FOODS BROUGHT INTO THE 20TH CENTURY
EN4 2892 MARA REICH, TOVA LUCILLE JACOBS THE ENTERTAINING AND REVEALING STORY OF A MARRIAGE BETWEEN AN ORTHODOX RABBI'S DAUGHTER AND AN ISRAELI HIPPIE.
EN4 2893 EVER SINCE SINAI BUNIM, IRVING M. RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV TEACHINGS OF THE TALMUDIC SAGES AND THEIR APPLICATION TO MODERN TIMES.
EN4 2897 CATASTROPHE OF EUROPEAN JEWRY GUTMAN, YISRAEL & LIVIA ROTHKIRCHEN LILLIAN SCHAFFER A STUDY ABOUT THE LIFE OF JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST AND AN ANALYSIS OF MODERN RACIAL ANTI-SEMITISM. COMPILED FROM STUDIES MADE BY JEWISH SCHOLARS FROM THE YAD VASHEM HOLOCAUST CENTER IN JERUSALEM.
EN4 2899 LOVERS AND HERETICS HALE, JOHN ALVIN REIWITCH A FORMER BRITISH SOLDIER, UPON HEARING OF THE DEATH OF A FRIEND WHOM HE MET IN BERLIN, IS PROMPTED TO CONDUCT AN INVESTIGATION.
EN4 2909 LUCK OF THE VAN MEERS: A TRADITION MCHUGH, ARONA CORINNE SHAFTEL 18TH CENTURY STORY OF MAN WHO SEARCHES OUT HIS SCATTERED JEWISH FAMILY AND CLASSIFIES THEIR PHYSICAL AND MENTAL TRAITS.
EN4 2910 YESHIVA, VOLUME I AND 2 CHAIM GRADE SISTERHOOD   THE MOVING STORY OF TSEMAKH ATLAS, HEAD OF THE YESHIVA, THE AUTHOR RECREATES THE RICH WORLD OF HIS NATIVE CITY OF VILNA IN PRE-WORLD WAR II LITHUANIA.
EN4 2919 DICTIONARY OF JEWISH NAMES AND THEIR HISTORY KAGANOFF, BENZION LAURA WEINSTEIN THE AUTHOR STUDIES JEWISH FAMILY NAMES AND DISCUSSES THE HISTORY OF JEWISH NAMING PRACTICES FROM BIBLICAL TIMES THROUGH THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 2920 JEWISH PHILOSOPHERS KATZ, STEVEN SURVEY OF PHILOSOPHICAL TRADITION, INCLUDING BIBLIOGRAPHY, BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX, AND GLOSSARY OF RELIGIOUS AND PHILOSOPHICAL TERMS. SURVEY OF PHILOSOPHICAL TRADITION, INCLUDING BIBLIOGRAPHY, BIOGRAPHICAL INDEX, AND GLOSSARY OF RELIGIOUS AND PHILOSOPHICAL TERMS.
EN4 2931 CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM, AND REVOLUTION DAIM, WILFRIED REBECCA CADITZ TRACES THE REVOLUTIONARY ROOTS OF JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY.
EN4 2932 PEONY BUCK, PEARL ADELE STEIN  A HISTORICALLY TRUE NOVEL ABOUT THE JEWS IN THE HONAN PROVINCE OF CHINA ABOUT A CENTURY AGO, WHEN THE CHINESE HAD ACCEPTED THE JEWS. TODAY EVEN THE MEMORY OF THEIR ORIGIN IS GONE. THEY ARE CHINESE.
EN4 2939 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 1, 2 CULI, YAAKOV, RABBI SIMON & ROBERTA POLLACK ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE FIRST VOLUME OF A CLASSIC COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH WRITTEN BY THE SEPHARDIC SCHOLAR IN 1730. RICH USE OF MIDRASH.
EN4 2947 SPICE AND SPIRIT OF KOSHER JEWISH COOKING ANDRUISIER, F., EDITOR E. ROTHENBERG THIS IS THE "FIRST MAJOR HASIDIC COOKBOOK" CONTAINING 500 RECIPES, WITH MANY VARIATIONS; LAW AND RITUALS OF A KOSHER KITCHEN; AND SECTIONS ON THE SABBATH, HOLY DAYS AND CULINARY TRADITIONS.
EN4 2948 ANCIENT GODS JAMES, E.O. JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN A STUDY OF THE DIVERSE RELIGIONS OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST, FROM RITUALS OF PALEOLITHIC MAN TO CHRISTIANITY.
EN4 2950 GOLDWYN MARX, ARTHUR JOAN RAPHAEL THE SAGA OF SAMUEL GOLDWYN FROM HIS DAYS AS A BOY IN THE WARSAW GHETTO THROUGH HIS STRUGGLES TO REACH THE TOP OF THE MOVIE INDUSTRY.
EN4 2951 GREAT MADNESS HAMEIRI, AVIGDOR SHIRLEY KALB A NOVEL BY AN ISRAELI WRITER ABOUT JEWISH LIFE AND PRIVATION ON THE EUROPEAN EASTERN FRONT DURING WORLD WAR I.
EN4 2952 IN MY FATHER'S PASTURES MORGENSTERN, SOMA ROY C. BENNETT A YOUNG AUSTRIAN JEW DISCOVERS HIS CULTURAL HERITAGE WHILE VISITING AN UNCLE IN POLISH GALICIA.
EN4 2968 SECRET SHIP KLUGER, RUTH & PEGGY MANN SARA S. STER JUVENILE VERSION OF RUTH KLUGER'S SUSPENSEFUL ACCOUNT OF HER OWN INVOLVEMENT IN THE SECRET RESCUE OF EUROPEAN JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST AND THEIR TRANSPORTATION BY BOAT TO PALESTINE. FOR CHILDREN AGED 9-14.
EN4 2969 GOING TO JERUSALEM DIXON, ROGER BERNICE FOER A NOVEL ABOUT FORMER NAZI WAR CRIMINAL, DR. ADOLPH GREER, WHO GIVES HIMSELF UP TO STAND TRIAL IN ISRAEL. WHEN A YOUNG ISRAELI ARAB CHOOSES GREER AS THE FIRST TARGET OF HIS WAR OF TERROR, A WAVE OF VIOLENCE IS SET OFF.
EN4 2986 HOUSE OF DOLLS GETYNSKI, KAROL ALVIN REIWITCH FACT-BASED NOVEL ABOUT THE DEBASEMENT OF JEWISH GIRLS BY THE NAZIS.
EN4 2995 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 2 CULI, YAAKOV KRAMER, IRVING W. RABBI THE AUTHOR TELLS ABOUT THE LIVES OF THE PATRIARCHS, VIVIDLY DESCRIBING THEIR ROLES IN THE BIRTH OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 3000 THURSDAY THE RABBI WALKED OUT KEMELMAN, HARRY BARBARA WOLLINS THE SEVENTH NOVEL IN THE SERIES ABOUT RABBI SMALL, THE SLEUTH WHO EMPLOYS TALMUDIC REASONING TO SOLVE THE HIGH CRIME OF MURDER.
EN4 3004 PERILOUS SPRING OF MORRIS SEIDMAN MOLL, ELICK NAOMI HOFFMAN THE ADVENTURES OF THE 55 YEAR OLD PROTAGONIST--RETIRED, BORED AND UNHAPPY--TOLD WITH GENTLE HUMOR AND UNDERSTANDING.
EN4 3009 MOSHE DAYAN DAYAN, MOSHE RENEE RATNER FILLED WITH PERSONAL ANECDOTES REVEALING THE MAN HIMSELF, HIS CANDID OPINIONS OF OTHER STATESMEN AND HIS ROLE AS ISRAEL'S LEADER.
EN4 3019 KABBALAH FRANCK, ADOLPH RUBELLE SCHAFLER EXPLANATION OF THE KABBALAH'S PHILOSOPHY--THE ORIGIN OF MAN, HIS DESTINY, RELATIONS WITH THE DIVINE BEING, NATURE OF EVIL, ETC.
EN4 3023 JEWISH MIND PATAI, RAPHAEL (null) STUDY OF 6 HISTORIC ENCOUNTERS BETWEEN THE JEWS AND OTHER CULTURES OVER 2000 YEARS. EMPHASIZES MODERN JEWISH THOUGHT AND ATTITUDES.
EN4 3026 JEWISH AMERICAN LITERATURE AN ANTHOLOGY EDITED BY: ABRAHAM CHAPMAN JOYCE  KARP THE COLLECTION CONTAINS FICTION, POETRY, CRITICISM AND AUTOBIOGRAPHY.
EN4 3027 EVERYMAN'S TALMUD COHEN, A. (null) AN EXAMINATION OF THE LITERARY LABOR OF NUMEROUS TALMUDIC SCHOLARS FOR A PERIOD OF SOME 700 YEARS.
EN4 3029 JEWISH BUND IN RUSSIA FROM ITS ORIGINS TO 1905 TOBIAS, HENRY J. J. WEISS THE WELCOME APPEARANCE OF THIS BOOK CORRECTS THE GLARING ABSENSE OF A FULL- LENGTH SCHOLARLY TREATMENT OF THE EARLY HISTORY OF THE BUND.
EN4 3039 CRISIS AND FAITH BERKOVITZ, ELIEZER SARENE MEYERS STATEMENT ON CONTEMPORARY ISSUES FACING JUDAISM AND OUR APPROPRIATE RESPONSE. DEALS WITH DIVORCE, SEXUAL ETHICS, CONVERSION, AND ISRAEL'S SPIRITUAL SURVIVAL.
EN4 3045 ASSIGNMENT BASRA PONTHIER, FRANCOIS (null) A SPY THRILLER.
EN4 3046 JOSEPH AND HIS BROTHERS VOLUMES 1-4 HISTORY OF JACOB THOMAS MANN H. WEISBERG THE GREAT WRITER TREATS THE BIBLICAL STORY HERE IN A TETRALOGY WHICH IS ONE OF THE MASTERPIECES OF MODERN LITERATURE.
EN4 3054 ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER MALIN, IRVING THERESA TAX VOLKELL AN APPRECIATION OF THE STORIES OF THE RENOWNED YIDDISH AMERICAN WRITER.
EN4 3056 ONE MORE RIVER AN ANTHOLOGY OF SHORT STORIES GOLDBERG, LESTER RITA CHASE   THESE STORIES ARE ALL PART OF WHAT THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES AS A SEARCH FOR HIS JEWISH PAST.
EN4 3060 OPERATION SUSANNAH GOLAN, AVIEZER BARBARA FRIEDMAN A GROUP OF YOUNG EGYPTIAN JEWS WHO WERE RECRUITED INTO TWO SPY RINGS IN CAIRO AND ALEXANDRIA IN THE EARLY 1950S, PLANTED A FEW FIRE BOMBS AND WERE EVENTUALLY BETRAYED TO THE EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT. TWO WERE EXECUTED, TWO RECEIVED SHORT SENTENCES AND FOUR DREW LONG TERMS.
EN4 3065 MIMEKOR YISRAEL CLASSICAL JEWISH FOLKTALES. VOL. I BIN GORION, EMANUEL, ED. ELAYNE BERNSTEIN A COLLECTION OF OVER 1000 FOLK TALES BASED ON THE POPULAR LITERATURE THAT EVOLVED IN JEWISH SOCIETIES THROUGH THE CENTURIES.
EN4 3066 JUDAISM AND CHRISTIAN BEGINNINGS SANDMEL,SAMUEL R. SCHAFFLER A GIFTED AND ENGAGING AUTHOR TRACES THE HISTORY, INSTITUTIONS AND RELIGIOUS IDEAS OF JUDAISM FROM 200 B.C. TO 175 A.D. TO REVEAL THE ORIGINS OF SYNAGOGUE JUDAISM AND THE SUBSEQUENT DEVELOPMENT OF CHRISTIANITY WHICH ULTIMATELY BECAME THE RELIGION OF EUROPE.
EN4 3073 JEWS OF RHODES THE HISTORY OF A SEPHARDIC COMMUNITY ANGEL, MARC D. FREDA MELTZER DR. ANGEL, RABBI OF THE SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE SYNAGOGUE IN NEW YORK HAS CAREFULLY DESCRIBED AND DOCUMENTED THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE RHODIAN JEWISH COMMUNITY. HE DISCUSSES THE ECONOMIC AFFAIRS OF THIS COMMUNITY, THE ROLE OF WOMEN, THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN JEWS AND NON-JEWS, THE GREAT RABBINIC RHODIAN LUMINARIES WHOSE HALACHIC DISCOURSES SHED ADDITIONAL LIGHT ON JEWISH LIFE AND LITERATURE.
EN4 3074 TULIPS ARE RED LEESHA ROSE BARBARA WOLLINS THIS BOOK IS ABOUT A GIRL NAMED HAVA BORNSTEIN AND HER TESTIMONY AND TRIBUTE TO THE DUTCH CHRISTIAN HISTORY OF RESISTING INVADERS AND OF HELPING JEWS.
EN4 3075 ESTATE SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS (null) A RECREATION OF THE RICH WORLD OF JEWISH POLAND IN THE LATE 19TH CENTURY WITH ITS EARLY ZIONISTS, ANTI-SEMITISM, AND EMIGRATIONS.
EN4 3080 FIVE CHIMNEYS LENGYEL, OLGA MARIAN BAER  A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR'S EXPERIENCES IN AUSCHWITZ. LENGYEL LATER BECAME A MEMBER OF THE MEDICAL PROFESSION.
EN4 3085 BY THE RIVERS OF BABYLON DE MILLE, NELSON DOMENITZ, ALYCE THE STORY OF A SMALL BAND OF ISRAELI MEN AND WOMEN, AND HOW THEIR COURAGE AND LOVE HELPED THEM SURVIVE UNDER CONDITIONS OF TERROR.
EN4 3086 HILL OF EVIL COUNSEL OZ, AMOS ELLEN KANNER THREE INTERWOVEN STORIES BY A FOREMOST ISRAELI WRITER PORTRAYING JERUSALEM IN THE TWILIGHT OF THE BRITISH MANDATE PERIOD. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW
EN4 3090 MENACHEM BEGIN THE LEGEND AND THE MAN HABER,EITAN  JOAN LEHN HABER EXAMINES BEGIN'S LIFE AND CAREER "FROM HIS ZIONIST BETAR DAYS IN POLAND TO HIS EXPERIENCE AS A PRISONER OF STALIN'S GULAG... TO HIS LEADERSHIP OF THE UNDERGROUND IRGUN ZVAI LEUMI TO HIS ELECTION AS PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL."
EN4 3098 WEAVE OF WOMEN BRONER, E. M. LEE KEIL  SET IN CONTEMPORARY, THIS NOVEL EXPLORES THE VERY ESSENCE OF THE FEMALE EXPERIENCE. IT SPEAKS OF PAIN AND COMPASSION, OF LOSS AND REDEMPTION, AND OF THE CURATIVE POWERS OF BOTH LOVE AND REVENGE.
EN4 3107 HONEY FROM THE ROCK KUSHNER, LAWRENCE RABBI VERNON KURTZ FILLED WITH TALES OF 'THE SPIRITUAL ENCOUNTERS THAT FILL OUR LIVES,' THIS IS A WORK OF WISDOM AND INSPIRATION.
EN4 3116 TOUCH THE WATER, TOUCH THE WIND OZ, AMOS SUZANNE M. SETON A NOVEL ABOUT PEOPLE SEEKING ESCAPE FROM A HOSTILE WORLD. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW.
EN4 3120 SOL MYERS STAMPFER, JUDAH EDNA GREENSPAN A NOVEL ABOUT TWO FRIENDS FROM A FIRST-GENERATION IMMIGRANT JEWISH NEIGHBORHOOD IN NEW YORK.
EN4 3126 LIFE AND TIMES OF MENACHEM BEGIN GERVASI, FRANK GERTRUDE LIEBERMAN, FLORENCE KADIS A BIOGRAPHY OF BEGIN, SPANNING THE HISTORY OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL. COVERS BEGIN'S EXPLOITS AS A MEMBER OF THE IRGUN AND ENDS WITH HIS ATTEMPTS TO MAKE PEACE WITH EGYPT WHILE SERVING AS ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER.
EN4 3132 RAQUELA  A WOMAN OF ISRAEL GRUBER, RUTH HELEN MOGUL THE FASCINATING BIOGRAPHY OF A 9TH GENERATION JERUSALEMITE, WHOSE LIFE AS A WIFE, MOTHER, NURSE, AND MIDWIFE SERVES AS A VIVID EXAMPLE OF WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A WOMAN OF ISRAEL, FROM HER 1920S CHILDHOOD THROUGH THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE UP UNTIL THE 1970S. © 1978
EN4 3142 TWO ROTHSCHILDS AND THE LAND OF ISRAEL SCHAMA, SIMON GOLDIE M. CURTAIN THE STORY OF BARON EDMOND DE ROTHSCHILD, WHO IN THE 19TH CENTURY BEGAN AGRICULTURAL COLONIES FOR DISPLACED JEWS IN TURKISH PALESTINE. OVER A CENTURY LATER, THESE CULTIVATED ACRES WERE TURNED OVER TO ISRAEL.
EN4 3149 EXILE AND RETURN GILBERT, MARTIN HILDRED E. GRASS TRACING TURNING POINTS IN THE REALIZATION OF THE DREAM OF JEWISH STATEHOOD, THE AUTHOR USES NEWLY AVAILABLE ARCHIVES, DIARIES AND MEMOIRS.
EN4 3154 TWO TALES AGNON, S.Y. WALTER LENS, TRANS. MILDRED RABINOWITZ TWO SHORT NOVELS STRESSING THE UNIVERSAL FAILURE OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN GOD AND MAN, AND MAN AND MAN. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW.
EN4 3155 SHTETL BOOK RESKIES, DAVID & DIANE RESKIES SYLVIA LUBLINER A FICTITIOUS BOOK ABOUT REAL PLACES AND EVENTS IN THE LIVES OF YIDDISH-SPEAKING SHTETL JEWS SUBJECT TO CHANGING TIMES
EN4 3168 LITTLE DISTURBANCES OF MAN STORIES OF MEN AND WOMEN AT LOVE PALEY, GRACE PALEY, GRACE STORIES ABOUT WOMEN AND MEN IN THE THICK OF LIFE, AND THE LOVE-HATE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THEM.
EN4 3176 EVANGELIZING THE AMERICAN JEW EICHHORN, DAVID MAX (null) THE AUTHOR GIVES AN ACCOUNT OF CHRISTIAN ATTEMPTS TO CONVERT THE JEWS OF NORTH AMERICA FROM THE COLONIAL PERIOD TO THE PRESENT.
EN4 3177 DOWNTOWN JEWS PORTRAITS OF AN IMMIGRANT GENERATION SANDERS, RONALD SARENE MEYERS A NARRATIVE ABOUT THE COMMUNITY OF 'DOWNTOWN JEWS' WHO POURED INTO NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE FROM EASTERN EUROPE BETWEEN 1880 AND 1910.
EN4 3193 MUSSOLINI AND THE JEWS MICHAELIS, MEIR REBECCA KADITZ A STUDY OF GERMAN-ITALIAN RELATIONS DURING THE FASCIST PERIOD, AND ITALIAN FASCIST POLICY TOWARD THE JEWS.
EN4 3196 THE TREASURY OF AMERICAN... RIBALOW, HAROLD U., ED. (null) AN ANTHOLOGY ABOUT JEWISH LIFE IN AMERICA. IT IS MADE UP OF SHORT STORIES, WRITTEN BY JEWISH AUTHORS.
EN4 3198 HOLOCAUST GREEN, GERALD JEAN SCHULMAN A NOVEL OF TWO FAMILIES - ONE JEWISH, ONE NAZI - FROM 1935 TO 1945.
EN4 3201 CHILDREN OF THE HOLOCAUST EPSTEIN, HELEN SUZY NEUBURGER THE DAUGHTER OF CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVORS RECOUNTS HER OWN PRIVATE QUEST TO COME TO TERMS WITH HER PARENTS' PAST.
EN4 3211 EIGHTH SIN KANFER, STEFAN LUCILLE JACOBS AN ARTIST AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR BEARS AN OBSESSIVE HATRED FOR A NAZI EXECUTIONER, ALTHOUGH THIS HATRED DOES NOT ROB HIM OF HIS LOVE OF BEAUTY.
EN4 3224 HISTORY OF JEWISH LITERATURE, VOL VI ZINBERG, ISRAEL (null) THE DEVELOPMENT AND DECLINE OF GERMAN-POLISH JEWRY FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE END OF THE 18TH CENTURY WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON THE MASSACRES OF 1648.
EN4 3226 SYNAGOGUE DEBREFFNEY, BRIAN (null) ILLUSTRATED WORLD HISTORY OF THE SYNAGOGUE FROM THE 1ST CENTURY THE 1970S. TRACES THE CORRELATION BETWEEN SOCIAL CONDITIONS AND SYNAGOGUE ARCHITECTURE.
EN4 3227 DOCTOR FROM CORDOVA LE PORRIER, HERBERT BARBARA WOLLINS A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE OF MOSES MAIMONIDES, WRITTEN IN THE FORM OF LETTERS TO A FRIEND.
EN4 3229 PHILO OF ALEXANDRIA AN INTRODUCTION SANDMEL, SAMUEL (null) A JEWISH SCHOLAR WHO WROTE IN THE CENTURY OF HILLEL, GAMLIEL, JESUS AND PAUL, WHOSE WRITINGS REFLECT A BLEND OF CULTURES AND RELIGIOUS IDEAS.
EN4 3230 YESTERDAY A MEMOIR OF A RUSSIAN-JEWISH FAMILY LUNSER, MIRIAM S. FLORENCE PRITZ THREE GENERATIONS OF A FAMILY FROM THE TIME OF CZAR NICHOLAS I, THROUGH THE FIRST QUARTER OF THE 20TH CENTURY.
EN4 3238 ARTHUR KOESTLER PEARSON, SIDNEY A., JR. (null) FIRST FULL-LENGTH STUDY OF KOESTLER'S COMPLETE WRITINGS IN ENGLISH AND A CRITICAL STUDY OF THE AUTHOR'S CONTROVERSIAL SUBJECT MATTER.
EN4 3247 JEWS WITHOUT MONEY GOLD, MICHAEL ELISSA BAUM  THE CLASSIC AMERICAN NOVEL OF URBAN SOCIAL PROTEST, WHICH TAKES FOR ITS THEME THE LIVES OF THE TENEMENT POOR DURING THE TRYING TIMES OF THE DEPRESSION.
EN4 3255 EVERGREEN PLAIN, BELVA EDITH GIFFORDS THE STORY OF ANNA FRIEDMAN, A POLISH JEWISH IMMIGRANT IN NEW YORK; HER FAITHFUL, HARDWORKING HUSBAND; AND HER ADVENTURES WITH A WEALTHY LOVER.
EN4 3257 YENNE VELT (THE OTHER WORLD) THE GREAT WORKS OF JEWISH FANTASY NEUGROSCHEL, JOACHIM, ED. (null) A COLLECTION OF GREAT LITERARY WORKS OF JEWISH FANTASY AND OCCULT.
EN4 3258 1001 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ABOUT JUDAISM GROSS, DAVID C. EVELYN GODMAN THIS BOOK ASKS AND ANSWERS QUESTIONS ABOUT BASIC RELIGIOUS CONCEPTS SUCH AS LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, FESTIVALS, AND SOCIAL ETHICS.
EN4 3270 LIFT UP YOUR LIFE GOLDSTEIN, MORRIS CUTLER TRUDY THIS BOOK HELPS TO GIVE A FORMULA FOR EVERYDAY LIVING AND GUIDES IN FINDING INCENTIVES, VALUES, MEANINGS AND PURPOSE.
EN4 3271 ENIGMA BARAK, MICHAEL CORINNE SHAFTEL A NOVEL SET IN THE UNDERWORLD OF OCCUPIED PARIS IN WORLD WAR II. THE PLOT CONCERNS THE ALLIED ATTEMPTS TO STEAL THE NAZI'S 'ENIGMA CODE MACHINE'.
EN4 3272 MIMEKOR YISRAEL (CLASSICAL JEWISH FOLKTALES), VOL. II BIN GORION, MICHA, ED. (null) A COLLECTION OF OVER 1,000 FOLK TALES BASED ON THE POPULAR LITERATURE THAT EVOLVED IN JEWISH SOCIETIES THROUGH THE CENTURIES.
EN4 3282 NUMBER OUR DAYS BARBARA MYERHOFF J. TEMPLE A MOVING STUDY OF SHTETL-BORN JEWS LOOSELY AFFILIATED WITH THE ALIYAH SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER OF VENICE, CALIFORNIA.
EN4 3288 ESTABLISHMENT FAST, HOWARD JACOB & LILLIAN VENGER SUCCESSFUL WRITER BARBARA LAVETTE HAS BARELY COPED WITH THE DEATH OF HER HUSBAND WHEN SHE IS CAUGHT UP IN A WITCH HUNT OF THE MCCARTHY ERA AND JAILED
EN4 3292 LYUBKA, THE COSSAK AND OTHER STORIES BABEL, ISAAC (null) THE AUTHOR'S LIFE STORY IS REFLECTED HERE FROM THE POGROMS DURING CHILDHOOD, TO COSSACK IN THE RUSSIAN ARMY, AS GOVERNMENT AGENT.
EN4 3294 THREE WEEKS IN OCTOBER DAYAN, YAEL (null) SET IN ISRAEL DURING THE YOM KIPPUR WAR, THIS IS THE STORY OF AMILIA AND DANIEL WHOSE MARRIAGE IS STRAINED BY INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL FORCES.
EN4 3295 CHOPIN EXPRESS KAPLAN, HOWARD MARION T. COHEN STEVE BARTH, AN AMERICAN STUDENT IN JERUSALEM BECOMES A PAWN IN A COMPLEX PLOT DEVELOPED BY FOUR INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES.
EN4 3297 BREAK-UP OF OUR CAMP- VOL. ONE GOODMAN, PAUL RUBELLE SCHAFLER THE FIRST OF A PROJECTED 4-VOLUME EDITION OF GOODMAN'S SHORT FICTION SET IN A SUMMER CAMP FOR JEWISH BOYS, DISPLAYING KEEN POWERS OF OBSERVATION AND DESCRIPTION.
EN4 3298 WHEN GOD WAS A WOMAN STONE, MERLIN THERESA TAX VOLKELL ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDY OF ANCIENT RELIGION'S FOCUS ON THE GODDESS AS AN OBJECT OF WORSHIP. THE AUTHOR VIEWS THESE BELIEFS AS A FOUNDATION OF JUDEO-CHRISTIAN ATTITUDES ON WOMEN.
EN4 3307 TALE OF THREE WISHES SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS PHYLLIS COHN A CHILDREN'S BOOK BY THE AMERICAN YIDDISH NOVELIST.
EN4 3309 SHOLOM ALEICHEM YIDDISH LITERATURE BUTWIN, JOSEPH &  BUTWIN, FRANCES DR. IRVING W. KRAMER SHOLOM ALEICHEM IS PORTRAYED AS A RECORDER OF FOLKLORE WHOSE COMIC AND SYMPATHETIC NARRATION CREATES ENDEARING CHARACTERS.
EN4 3315 OF THIS TIME, OF THAT PLACE AND OTHER STORIES TRILLING, LIONEL SERENE MEYERS FIVE STORIES DEALING WITH INTELLECTUAL CONFRONTATION, THE STRUGGLE TO ESTABLISH MORAL ORDER, AND A JEW'S FEELINGS OF ISOLATION.
EN4 3318 PURSUIT FISH, ROBERT L. GOLDIE M. KURTIN A NOVEL ABOUT A GERMAN WAR CRIMINAL WHO POSES AS A JEW AT THE END OF THE WAR.
EN4 3320 WAR PATH HITLER'S GERMANY, 1933-1939 IRVING, DAVID KATHY BECK A RECREATION OF HITLER'S RISE TO POWER. EACH STEP ON THE ROAD TO NAZI CONQUEST IS VIEWED FROM HITLER'S PERSPECTIVE.
EN4 3323 SHADOW OF THE ROCK WRIGHT, PATRICIA (null) A NOVELIZATION OF THE STORY OF DAVID AND HIS KINSMAN, JOAB, THE COMMANDER OF HIS HOSTS.
EN4 3324 LESS THAN SLAVES JEWISH FORCED LABOR AND THE QUEST FOR COMPENSATION FERENCZ, BENJAMIN; TAYLOR, TELFORD (null) A U.S. war crimes investigator's account of his efforts to gain monetary compensation for Jewish laborers forced to work for German companies during World War II.
EN4 3327 TRIBES OF AMERICA COWAN, PAUL ADELINE MAREMONT THE AUTHOR DISCOVERS HIS COMMITMENT TO HIS JEWISH FAITH AS HE RESEARCHES WHAT HE CALLS THE MAJOR 'TRIBES', I.E., ETHNIC SUBGROUPS, OF AMERICAN SOCIETY.
EN4 3337 NEIGHBORS IN CONFLICT THE IRISH, GERMANS, JEWS AND ITALIANS BAYOR, RONALD ZELDA PANZIRER THE TENSE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THE IRISH, GERMANS, JEWS AND ITALIANS IN NEW YORK CITY DURING THE DEPRESSION ARE ANALYZED IN TERMS OF SOCIAL AND POLITICAL CAUSES.
EN4 3341 FUGU PLAN THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE JAPANESE AND JEWS IN WWII TOKAYER, M. AND MARY SWARTZ ELLEN PROPP THE SAGA OF A GROUP OF FLEEING EUROPEAN JEWS IN WORLD WAR II AND THEIR EVENTUAL SURVIVAL IN AN ASIAN GHETTO SET UP BY HITLER'S OWN ALLY, JAPAN.
EN4 3362 CODE Z SWERDLOW, JOEL EDITH DREZNER A SPY THRILLER WHICH GOES FROM HIGH ALTITUDES TO THE INNER SANCTUM OF THE WHITE HOUSE.
EN4 3363 MAN WHO PLAYED GOD ST. JOHN, ROBERT RUBELLE SCHAFLER THE STORY OF A HUNGARIAN JEW WHO RISKED THE STIGMA OF BEING CALLED A COLLABORATOR TO PURCHASE FREEDOM FROM THE NAZIS FOR NEARLY TWO THOUSAND OF HIS OWN PEOPLE.
EN4 3370 PLUMBAT AFFAIR DAVENPORT, ELAINE, EDDY, PAUL PHYLLIS HOPMAN THIS BOOK RECONSTRUCTS THE STORY OF THE AMAZING COUP BY THE ISRAELI SECRET SERVICE DIVERTING TO ISRAEL URANIUM FOR 20 NUCLEAR BOMBS.
EN4 3375 JERUSALEM POKER EDWARD WHITTMORE ETHEL E. MADURO A NOVEL ABOUT A POKER GAME THAT LASTS 12 YEARS, AND THE WINNER GETS TO CONTROL JERUSALEM.
EN4 3377 ZIONIST REVOLUTION A NEW PERSPECTIVE FISCH, HAROLD VIOLET BLUMENTHAL AN ANALYSIS OF THE CRISIS OF FAITH AND IDENTITY THAT THE JEW IN MODERN ISRAEL FACES, AND A DISCUSSION OF WHAT ZIONISM MEANS TODAY.
EN4 3384 CHILD OF THE HOLOCAUST AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY KUPER, JACK REBECCA CADITZ THE TRUE STORY OF A NINE-YEAR-OLD POLISH JEW, ORPHANED BY A NAZI RAID ON HIS VILLAGE, AND HIS THREE YEAR STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL.
EN4 3394 SOPHIE'S CHOICE STYRON, WILLIAM BARBARA FRIEDMAN THE STORY OF A LONELY BROOKLYNITE WHO BEFRIENDS A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR AND HER PSYCHOPATHIC LOVER.
EN4 3396 JEWISH WAY IN LOVE & MARRIAGE
LAMM, RABBI MAURICE SHIRLEY KALB A COMPENDIUM OF INFORMATION AND ADVICE RELEVANT TO LOVE AND MARRIAGE WITHIN THE JEWISH TRADITION.
EN4 3397 WAR AND REMEMBRANCE WOUK, HERMAN ROY C. BENNETT THE SEQUEL TO 'THE WINDS OF WAR' BRINGS TOGETHER HISTORY AND ROMANCE TO REVEAL THE EFFECTS OF PEARL HARBOR'S BOMBING AND WORLD WAR II ON ONE AMERICAN FAMILY.
EN4 3399 LIGHTNING IN THE NIGHT THE NAZI INVASION OF AMERICA ALLHOFF, FRED (null) THIS 1940 NOVEL ANSWERS THE QUESTION OF WHAT COULD HAPPEN IF HITLER INVADED AMERICA.
EN4 3407 KING OF THE JEWS EPSTEIN, LESLIE RENEE HEILBRONNER A STORY OF THE DREADED JUDENRAT, COUNCILS OF JEWS SET UP BY THE NAZIS TO RULE OVER THEIR FELLOW-JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3412 WANDERINGS CHAIM POTOK'S HISTORY OF THE JEWS POTOK, CHAIM FLORENCE JABLON A SURVEY OF 6000 YEARS OF JEWISH HISTORY UTILIZING CLASSICAL HEBREW WORKS, HISTORY WRITTEN IN DIFFERENT PERIODS AND 20TH-CENTURY ARCHEOLOGICAL FINDS.
EN4 3415 LATE BLOOMER KAUFELT, DAVID A. BELLE EISENMAN THE STORY OF A ELDERLY JEWISH WIDOW WHO TRIES TO START A NEW LIFE IN MIAMI, BUT FINDS THAT SHE CANNOT SWITCH FROM HER OLD WAYS TO BECOME AN INSTANT 'SWINGER'.
EN4 3416 NINTH CAR ROOTH, ANNE REED & JAMES P. WHITE BLANCHE SANTO STEPHEN ROWE, WHO INHERITS GOLD FROM HIS GERMAN FATHER AND GOES TO ZURICH TO COLLECT, IS THREATENED BY AGENTS OF ODESSA, THE NAZI UNDERGROUND. HE TURNS TO ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE FOR HELP.
EN4 3423 HUNGARIAN-JEWISH STUDIES, VOL. III. BRAHAM, RANDOLPH L., ED. FANCILLE HLAVATY DEALS WITH THE HOLOCAUST AND A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF THE CATASTROPHE THAT BEFELL HUNGARIAN JEWS. ALSO SHEDS LIGHT ON RESCUE AND RESISTANCE OPERATIONS.
EN4 3426 ORDINARY DAYLIGHT PORTRAIT OF AN ARTIST GOING BLIND POTOK, ANDREW MARION COHEN POTOK, SCION OF THE MAZIMILIAN COUTURE FURS FAMILY, AS WELL AS A PAINTER OF NOTE, DESCRIBES WITH AN ANTIC HUMOR HIS ATTEMPTS TO DELAY THE INEXORERABLE DEBACLE OF RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA, AN INHERITED, PROGRESSIVE EYE DISEASE.
EN4 3434 GHOST WRITER ROTH, PHILIP (null) A YOUNG WRITER'S SEARCH FOR A SPIRITUAL FATHER WHOSE SUPPORT WILL JUSTIFY HIS FLIGHT FROM A JEWISH MIDDLE-CLASS HOME.
EN4 3437 OLD LOVE SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS RUTH FRANKFORT EIGHTEEN STORIES SET IN VARIOUS PARTS OF THE GLOBE FROM THE SHTETL TO CONTEMPORARY MIAMI BEACH AND ISRAEL.
EN4 3440 ELLIS ISLAND AND OTHER STORIES HELPRIN, MARK (null) TEN SHORT STORIES AND A NOVELLA RANGING IN SETTING FROM THE INDIAN OCEAN TO A LONG ISLAND BEACH.
EN4 3443 UNCLE MARKUS, JULIA JESSE BRONITSKY, JOE BIENER IRVING BENDER IS THE FULCRUM OF A STEREOTYPICAL JEWISH FAMILY, AND, DEPRESSION POOR, HE PROSPERS WITH HIS CAMP FOR JEWISH YOUTHS.
EN4 3446 FAMILY FORTUNE WEIDMAN, JEROME BEVERLY COHEN & MON. JOSEPH BEINER FLASHBACKS OF A TYCOON WHOSE PAST INVOLVES MURDER, ILLEGAL BOOTLEGGING AND FINALLY ESTABLISHING LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS WITH THE AID OF A PROTÉGÉ.
EN4 3452 JOURNEY TO FULFILLMENT GORN, MORDECAI MARTIN (null) NARRATIVE BY A MAN WHO OVERCAME POVERTY, POGROMS ETC. ESCAPED FROM RUSSIA TO BECOME A CAPTAIN OF AMERICAN INDUSTRY AND ENTHUSIASTIC CONTRIBUTOR TO THE ZIONIST CAUSE.
EN4 3453 VIENNA I KNEW WECHSBERG, JOSEPH H. DITTUS, J. HOFFMAN, R. DORSAY THE AUTHOR RECREATES HIS JEWISH MIDDLE-CLASS CHILDHOOD DURING THE PERIOD 1910-1925. HE RELATES THE GLITTERING DECADENCE OF A DYING WORLD.
EN4 3454 PHOENIX ARICHA, AMOS (null) EGYPT AND ISRAEL ARE ABOUT TO NEGOTIATE A PEACE TREATY. LIBYA'S RULER DECIDES THAT ISRAELI'S FOREIGN MINISTER MUST BE ASSASSINATED.
EN4 3455 SEVEN LAWS OF NOAH LICHTENSTEIN, AARON ROBERTA POLLACK IN-DEPTH STUDY OF THE NOAHIDE LAWS, INCLUDING MANY TALMUDIC REFERENCES.
EN4 3465 TESTAMENT OF GOD LEVY, BERNARD-HENRI DOROTHY MILLER AN ANTI-MARXIST THINKER SURVEYS THE JUDEO-CHRISTIAN TRADITION FOR WAYS TO COMBAT THE MODERN TOTALITARIANISMS OF BOTH LEFT & RIGHT. GOD IS UNCONSCIOUS WITHIN US.
EN4 3466 JOSHUA THEN AND NOW RICHTER, MORDECHAI (null) THE AUTHOR OF THE APPRENTICESHIP OF DUDDY KRAVITZ RETURNS TO JEWISH MONTREAL, WHERE JOSHUA SHAPIRO, DESPITE HAVING A AD WHO IS A BOXER-TURNED-HONEST-CROOK AND AN EXOTIC DANCER MOM WHO PERFORMS AT HIS BAR-MITZVAH, GROWS UP TO FIND SUCCESS AS A TV WRITER AND JOURNALIST.  BUT IN MIDDLE AGE, HE IS BESIEGED BY THE PRESS AND TORMENTED BY THE GHOSTS OF HIS YOUTH WHEN HE IS INJURED IN A FREAK ACCIDENT, HIS WASP WIFE DISAPPEARS, AND HE IS ENTANGLED IN A SEX SCANDAL. © 1980
EN4 3471 RACHEL, THE RABBI'S WIFE TENNENBAUM, SILVIA RUTH S. DIAMOND A NOVEL ABOUT A WOMAN WHOSE NEEDS AND ASPIRATIONS TO BE MORE THAN 'MERELY' THE RABBI'S WIFE ARE UNFULFILLED.
EN4 3475 KING OF KINGS A NOVEL OF THE LIFE OF DAVID MARTIN, MALACHI FREDA MELTZER A NOVEL, RECREATING THE LIFE OF DAVID, THE SHEPHERD BOY WHO SLEW GOLIATH AND BECAME THE FIRST GREAT CAPTAIN-KING.
EN4 3482 IN SEARCH OF HISTORY A PERSONAL EXPEDITION WHITE, THEODORE MARTIN WEISS A JEWISH/AMERICAN CORRESPONDENT'S ATTEMPT TO LINK HIS OWN JOURNALISTIC CAREER WITH A BROADER HISTORICAL CONTEXT.
EN4 3483 CONCISE JEWISH BIBLE BIRNBAUM, PHILIP, ED., TRANS. (null) .AN ABRIDGED, EASY TO FOLLOW, VERSION OF THE HEBREW BIBLE.
EN4 3490 PASSOVER SEDER AFIKOMAN IN EXILE FREDMAN, RUTH GRUBER JACOB & LILLIAN VENGER A SCHOLARLY DISSERTATION OF THE SYMBOLS, RITUALS AND SEQUENCES USED IN THIS JEWISH HOLIDAY MEAL, CELEBRATING THE ISRAELITE EXODUS FROM ANCIENT EGYPT.
EN4 3492 PREPARING FOR SABBATH RAPOPORT, NESSA JANE N. WEISS A YOUNG WOMAN'S STRUGGLE TO FIND BOTH GOD AND LOVE. A FIRST NOVEL WITH SPIRITUAL DEPTH AND BEAUTY.
EN4 3496 TRENDS AND ISSUES IN JEWISH SOCIAL WELFARE 1899-1958 MORRIS, ROBERT MRS. MILTON GARSON A DETAILED ACCOUNT OF AMERICA'S SOCIAL PROGRAMS IN RELATION TO JEWS.
EN4 3499 JEWISH BANKERS AND THE HOLY SEE FROM THE 15TH CENTURY TO THE 17TH CENTURY POLIAKOV, LEON RUBELLE SCHAFLER A STUDY OF THE JEWISH BANKING COMMUNITY IN ITALY FROM THE 15TH TO THE 17TH CENTURY.
EN4 3502 WHEN BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD PEOPLE KUSHNER, HAROLD S.,RABBI  FLORA SHERBER BASED ON HIS OWN SPIRITUAL CRISIS UPON THE DEATH OF HIS YOUNG SON, RABBI KUSHNER OFFERS COMFORT AND UNDERSTANDING TO THOSE EXPERIENCING LIFE'S TRAGEDIES.
EN4 3504 PROPHETS WITHOUT HONOR A BACKGROUND TO FREUD, KAFKA, EINS GRUNFELD, FREDERIC V. KATHY BECK VIGNETTES OF 16 GERMAN AND AUSTRIAN JEWS WHO FIGURED IN THE WEIMAR RENAISSANCE.
EN4 3513 WHERE THE JACKALS HOWL OZ, AMOS JOAN ADELLO STORIES OF ISRAEL AND ITS PEOPLE, WHICH FOCUS ON POLITICAL TENSIONS, DIFFICULTIES OF SURVIVAL, AND COLLECTIVE AND INDIVIDUAL BEHAVIOR.
EN4 3526 JERUSALEM DIAMOND GORDON, NOAH JUDY BOMBACK THE STORY OF A 211-CARAT DIAMOND FROM THE TEMPLE IN JERUSALEM, LOST OVER CENTURIES, WHICH FALLS INTO THE HANDS OF MOSLEMS, THE VATICAN AND OTHERS. DIAMOND MERCHANT HARRY HOPEMAN, WHO IS COMMISSIONED TO RETRIEVE THE DIAMOND, IS FOLLOWED THROUGH VARIOUS, OFTEN ROMANTIC, ADVENTURES.
EN4 3530 ECHO OF THE NAZI HOLOCAUST IN RABBINIC LITERATURE ZIMMELS, RABBI H. J. SYLVIA SCHMUKLER BASED ON RESPONSE WRITTEN BY RABBIS WHO WERE CONCENTRATION CAMP INMATES. THIS BOOK EXPLORES THE PECULIAR AND VERY REAL PROBLEMS WHICH CONFRONTED ORTHODOX RABBIS DURING AND AFTER THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3534 WHO FINANCED HITLER? POOL, JAMES; POOL, SUZANNE  HELEN MOGUL THIS BOOK CLAIMS THAT THE THIRD REICH WAS MADE POSSIBLE, IN PART, BY A RUSSIAN GRAND DUCHESS, A KNIGHT OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE, AND AN AMERICAN LEGEND, HENRY FORD.
EN4 3535 FIRING OF RABBI LEVI AGRESS, HYMAN;  AGRESS, FRANCES EDNA BENDER & MIRIAM FREDMAN THE STORY OF YOUNG RABBI LEVI WHOSE ATTEMPTS TO SATISFY BOTH HIS RADICAL AND CONSERVATIVE CONGREGANTS TAKE AN OMINOUS TURN WHEN HE RECEIVES POISON PEN LETTERS AND CALLS THREATENING MURDER.
EN4 3536 JEWISH PEOPLE, JEWISH THOUGHT THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE IN HISTORY SELTZER, ROBERT M. STANLEY R. BRAV THIS VOLUME INTEGRATES AN OVERVIEW OF JEWISH SOCIAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY WITH AN INSIGHT INTO CULTURAL AND RELIGIOUS-INTELLECTUAL CURRENTS.
EN4 3540 ACTS OF THEFT COHEN, ARTHUR A. HILDRED E. GROSS A METAPHYSICAL MYSTERY CONCERNED WITH THE PROBLEMS OF BEAUTY AND MORALITY, MYTH AND CREATION, IN THE AFTERMATH OF AUSCHWITZ AND BUCHENWALD.
EN4 3541 COME POUR THE WINE A NOVEL FREEMAN, CYNTHIA HELEN DITTUS A JOURNEY OF SELF-DISCOVERY. A WOMAN FROM KANSAS COMING TO NEW YORK FINALLY FINDS HAPPINESS WITH A MAN WHO RENEWS HER AWARENESS OF HER JEWISH HERITAGE AND OFFERS HER THE CHANCE FOR TOTAL FULFILLMENT AS A WOMAN.
EN4 3543 BADENHEIM 1939 APPELFELD, AHARON (null) IN THIS NOVEL, A SERIES OF TRIVIAL BUT OMINOUS EVENTS IN A JEWISH RESORT TOWN NEAR VIENNA PRESAGE THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3545 YIDDISH WORD BOOK FOR ENGLISH-SPEAKING PEOPLE ROSENBAUM, SAMUEL AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN A HISTORY OF THE YIDDISH LANGUAGE AND CHANGES IN TRANSLATION THROUGH THE YEARS.
EN4 3546 JEWISH HOLIDAY KITCHEN NATHAN, JOAN RUTH FRANKFORT A MINI-HISTORY OF JEWISH CUISINE FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO THE PRESENT, INCLUDING RECIPES REFLECTING THE DIVERSITY OF JEWISH CULTURE.
EN4 3553 GIZELLE, SAVE THE CHILDREN HERSH, GIZELLE & PEGGY MANN ZELDA PANZIRER THE STORY OF FOUR HUNGARIAN-ROMANIAN SISTERS WHO SURVIVED THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3554 DEBUT BROOKNER, ANITA JANE LESSER THE STORY OF DR. RUTH WEISS, A PROFESSOR OF LITERATURE, WHO FINDS ROLE MODELS IN THE WOMEN OF THE CLASSICS. AN INTEREST IN BALZAC LEADS TO AN AFFAIR WITH A SORBONNE PROFESSOR AND A DIFFERENT OUTLOOK ON LIFE.
EN4 3559 HOUSEHOLD WORDS SILBER, JOAN ARLENE RICHARDS A NOVEL THAT PORTRAYS THE UNDERLYING DEPTHS OF ORDINARY LIVES. A NICE JEWISH GIRL WHO IS A HIGH SCHOOL FRENCH TEACHER MARRIES A PHARMACIST, HAS TWO DAUGHTERS AND LIVES IN A COMFORTABLE SUBURBAN HOME.
EN4 3564 BEST LAID PLANS PARENT, GAIL J. WEISS ARENT'S LATEST NOVEL COVERS FAMILIAR TERRITORY: THE SINGLE JEWISH CAREER WOMAN IN NEW YORK. BUT ROBERTA IS DIFFERENT -- SHE'S DETERMINED TO HAVE A BABY. SHE PLANS TO USE HER FAVORITE MEN AS FATHER MATERIAL, DESPITE THEIR PROTEST, AND MUCH OF THE BOOK IS DEVOTED TO HER 
EN4 3567 LAST MISSION MAZER, HARRY JANE N. WEIS A 15-YEAR-OLD AMERICAN JEWISH BOY WHO PRETENDED TO BE OLDER SO THAT HE COULD GET INTO THE AIR FORCE IN 1944, IS SHOT DOWN BEHIND GERMAN LINES. FORCED TO ENDURE TERRIFYING EXPERIENCES IN A P.O.W. CAMP, HE DISCOVERS WHAT WAR IS REALLY LIKE
EN4 3568 X P D DEIGHTON, LEN MARION T.COHN THIS THRILLER HARKS BACK TO THE LAST DAYS OF WORLD WAR II, WHEN A GROUP OF AMERICAN SOLDIERS 'LIBERATE' A CACHE OF NAZI GOLD. NOW IN 1979, ENRICHED THROUGH A SECRET BANK ACCOUNT THEY HAVE SET UP IN GENEVA, THE SURVIVORS ARE HOUNDED BY BRITISH, AMERICAN, RUSSIAN AND GERMAN AGENTS. THEIR WORLD CRUMBLES BEFORE THEIR EYES.
EN4 3569 GOLEM OF PRAGUE WINKLER, GERSHON DR. IRVING W KRAMER TALES OF THE GOLEM, THE 16TH CENTURY CLAY 'MAN' CREATED BY RABBI YEHUDA LOEW, THE THEN CHIEF RABBI OF PRAGUE, TO PROTECT THE JEWISH COMMUNITY FROM BLOOD LIBELS AND OTHER ANTI-SEMITIC THREATS.
EN4 3573 BEGGARS AND PRAYERS STEINSALTZ, ADIN MARILYN ROSE MOST FAMOUS FOR HIS POPULARIZED 'TEACH-YOURSELF' EDITION OF THE TALMUD, RABBI ADIN STEINSALTZ, A RABBI AND TEACHER LIVING IN ISRAEL, RETELLS THE HASIDIC FOLK TALES OF RABBI NACHMAN OF BRATSLAV TO WHICH HE ADDS HIS OWN THEOLOGICAL INTERPRETATIONS.
EN4 3576 YONI HERO OF ENTEBBE HASTINGS, MAX EDITH FRIEDMAN WHEN HE HAD ALL BUT COMPLETED LEADING THE RESCUE OF 109 HOSTAGES AT ENTEBBE, COL. YONATHAN NETHANYAHU WAS SHOT AND DIED IN THE AIR. THIS IS THE TRAGIC STORY OF A LIFE OF GREAT ACCOMPLISHMENT AND A PORTRAIT OF HOW ISRAEL'S DEFENSE FORCES WORK FROM THE BOTTOM UP.
EN4 3577 TEHERAN CONTRACT RIVERS, GAYLE & JAMES HUDSON FRIEDA GOLDMAN A NOVEL OF INTRIGUE IN THE EARLY DAYS OF KHOMEINI'S RETURN TO IRAN. THE ACTION CENTERS ON THE RESCUE OF AN INTERNATIONALLY PROMINENT JEWISH FAMILY ON THE DEATH LIST OF BOTH THE NEW REGIME AND THE PLO. IT ALSO IS THE STORY OF THE MERCENARIES WHO TRADE THEIR LIVES FOR MONEY AND HIGH ADVENTURE.
EN4 3580 BOARDWALK KOTLOWITZ, ROBERT BLANCHE SANT A NOSTALGIC STORY ABOUT TWO WEEKS AT A JEWISH FAMILY HOTEL IN ATLANTIC CITY, IN THE SUMMER OF 1939.
EN4 3592 MASADA GANN, ERNEST K. DAN GORDON, ROSE DORSAY & NAOMI ROSENBERG A NOVEL OF LOVE, COURAGE AND THE TRIUMPH OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT.
EN4 3594 LIVING JUDAISM JUNG, RABBI LEO FLORENCE JABLON ARTICLES ABOUT JUDAISM ON SUCH TOPICS AS 'THE FAMILY,' 'JEWISH AMERICANS,' 'THE JEW AND THE WORLD' AND 'THE JEWISH YEAR.' THE AUTHOR, LEO JUNG, ONE OF THE LEADING ORTHODOX RABBIS IN AMERICA, SAYS OF THIS COLLECTION OF HIS WORK THAT THEY REPRESENT 'RADIATIONS OF JUDAISM, RAYS OF ITS SUN'.
EN4 3596 TO PRAY AS A JEW DONIN, RABBI HAYIM HALEVY RUBELLE SCHAFLER A LUCID GUIDE FOR THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE TO PRAY IN THE JEWISH WAY BUT DON'T KNOW HOW. THE BOOK IS ALSO INTENDED FOR PEOPLE WHO PRAY BY ROTE EVERY DAY BUT WOULD LIKE A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF WHAT THEY ARE SAYING. BLENDING HALAKHA AND HISTORY, MIDRASH AND PHILOSOPHY, DONIN CLARIFIES THE CONTENT AND STRUCTURE OF THE PRAYERS.
EN4 3606 O MY AMERICA! KAPLAN, JOHANNA FRANCILLE H. HLAVATY HE STORY OF A MAN WHO IS ABSORBED WITH THE VAST HUMAN FAMILY BUT HAS NO TIME FOR HIS OWN PEOPLE. SEARCHING FOR THE SOLUTION TO COMPLEX SOCIAL PROBLEMS ON A WORLD SCALE, A UNIVERSALIST WHO WEEPS FOR THE POOR OF APPALACHIA AND THE STARVING INFANTS OF BANGLADESH, HE IS UNABLE TO BE A PROTAGONIST OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 3613 LEAH'S JOURNEY GOLDREICH, GLORIA FAY COHEN    SAGA OF THE LOVE AND STRUGGLES OF A JEWISH COUPLE WHO FLEE POGROMS IN RUSSIA TO FIND A NEW LIFE, FIRST IN THE SQUALOR OF NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE AND THEN IN THE LUXURIOUS SUBURBS.
EN4 3614 SIDE EFFECTS ALLEN, WOODY BERNICE STRAUSS HUMOROUS ARTICLES AND APHORISMS ON SUCH TOPICS AS THE PREDICAMENT OF MODERN MAN AND ALLEN'S FAVORITE SUBJECTS: SEX, DEATH AND RELIGION.
EN4 3622 CIRCLE OF LOVE LEAHY, SYRELL ROGOVIN ADELE HOCHBA SET IN POSTWAR FRANCE, THIS IS AN UNUSUAL LOVE STORY BETWEEN A 16-YEAR-OLD GERMAN-JEWISH GIRL DRIVEN TO RETURN TO GERMANY TO LOOK FOR HER PARENTS AND A POLISH RESISTANCE FIGHTER NEWLY RELEASED FROM A GERMAN PRISON CAMP. DESPITE THE AGE DIFFERENCE, THEY SHARE A SHORT IDYLLIC LOVE AFFAIR.
EN4 3624 GUIDE FOR THE JEWISH HOMEMAKER LEVI, SHONIE B. &. KAPLAN,  SYLVIA R JANE N. WEISS DETAILED, PRACTICAL COUNSEL IN SUCH MATTERS AS DEVELOPING MENUS, PLANNING A WEDDING, FINDING BOOKS AND RECORDS FOR CULTURAL ENRICHMENT.
EN4 3625 HIGH CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS GREENBERG, JOANNE ELLEN PROPP GREENBERG'S PSYCHOLOGICAL INSIGHT AND KEEN ANALYSIS OF ORDINARY EVENTS, COMBINED WITH A FREEWHEELING COMIC IMAGINATION, MAKE FOR PROFOUND AND HUMOROUS READING IN THESE 10 STORIES. EACH DEPICTS A CRIME, A DEVIATION OF SOME SORT FROM THE NORM - WHETHER SOCIAL, THEOLOGICAL OR PERSONAL.
EN4 3626 STATE OF THE JEWS SYRKIN, MARIE ROBERTA POLLACK A BOOK ABOUT JEWISH RESISTANCE TO NAZI MASS MURDER DURING THE WAR, GATHERED FROM DOCUMENTS AND SURVIVORS. SYRKIN HAS GIVEN VOICE TO THOSE WHOSE VOICES WERE STILLED AND FASHIONED A MEMORIAL FOR GHETTO STRUGGLE. HER ACCOUNT REPRESENTS A MULTI-FACETED STATEMENT OF THE ZIONIST CAUSE.
EN4 3627 SANITARIUM UNDER THE SIGN OF THE HOURGLASS SCHULZ, BRUNO JOYCE KARP A COLLECTION OF 13 AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL STORIES OF SMALL TOWN FAMILY LIFE IN PREWAR POLAND. SCHULZ EVOKES MEMORIES OF THE SEASONS, OF NATURE AND PEOPLE AND DRAWS MEANING FROM THE SMALLEST EVERYDAY ARTIFACTS. HIS IMAGINATION IS BOTH WILD AND CONTROLLED AND COMPLETELY ORIGINAL. TRANSLATED FROM THE POLISH.
EN4 3629 MIGHTY ATOM THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JOSEPH L. GREENSTEIN SPIELMAN, ED HERBERT L. MORGANSTERN THE NEAR-MYTHICAL LIFE OF A MAN WHOSE SELF-RELIANCE AND ETHNIC PRIDE EPITOMIZE WHAT IMMIGRATION TO AMERICA IS SUPPOSED TO BE ABOUT. JOSEPH L. GREENSTEIN BEGAN LIFE IN POLAND, EMIGRATING TO TEXAS IN 1911 AND FINDING HIS WAY INTO VAUDEVILLE AS A STRONGMAN. BY SHEER FORCE OF WILL, HE CONQUERED POVERTY AND PREJUDICE.
EN4 3630 ZIP A NOVEL OF THE LEFT AND THE RIGHT APPLE, MAX JUDITH HOFFMAN ZIP, OR MOTIVATION, IS WHAT IRA GOLDSTEIN NEEDS TO GO OUT AND FIND A NICE JEWISH GIRL TO MARRY. WHAT HE GETS INSTEAD ARE A PUERTO RICAN BOXER, A RADICAL STUDENT AND A DETROIT JUNK KING. THE GRAND FINALE TAKES PLACE AMID A BLEND OF SPORT AND IDEOLOGY IN THE FIGHT OF THE CENTURY IN CUBA.
EN4 3631 STORY OF AUNT SHLOMZION THE GREAT KANIUK, YORAM HERBERT WEISBERG THE HEROINE OF THIS NOVEL, LIKE THE IMPERIOUS QUEEN OF THE TITLE WHO ONCE RULED JUDEA, TREATS EVERYONE WITH SCORN AND DERISION, EXCEPT HER FATHER AND HER HUSBAND, FOR FAILING TO LIVE UP TO THE STANDARD OF HER MAJESTIC BACKGROUND.
EN4 3632 ROUGH STRIFE A NOVEL SCHWARTZ, LYNN SHARON (null) THE STORY OF A MARRIAGE BETWEEN A JEW AND A GENTILE WHO MEET IN ROME AND SLOWLY BEGIN AN AFFAIR. BACK IN THE U.S., THEY EMBARK ON CAREERS AND SET UP LIFE TOGETHER FIRM IN THEIR CONVICTION THAT THEY BELONG TOGETHER AS A FAMILY.
EN4 3633 DEVIL IN VIENNA ORGEL, DORIS ALICE ARLOW INGE DORNENWALD AND LIESELOTTE VESSELY PROMISE EACH OTHER THAT THEY WILL BE FRIENDS FOREVER. IT IS NOW 1938 VIENNA AND THEY ARE 13 YEARS OLD. AGAINST INCREASING TERROR, THE TWO MANAGE TO MAINTAIN THEIR FRIENDSHIP.
EN4 3634 THE BOOKS OF RACHEL GROSS, JOEL (null) Spanning five centuries, this is the saga of an indomitable Jewish family unified by business, blood and a name. In each generation the first-born daughter is given the name of Rachel. Each Rachel is a real heroine, displaying the character traits of the legendary Rachels who preceded her.
EN4 3642 FOR THE RECORD KISSINGER, HENRY (null) WITHOUT PORTFOLIO SINCE 1977, KISSINGER STILL INVOLVES HIMSELF WITH FOREIGN POLICY. HERE ARE HIS MAJOR SPEECHES, STATEMENTS, ARTICLES AND INTERVIEWS FROM JUNE 1977 TO MID 1980 ON SUCH TOPICS AS THE ECONOMY, DETENTE, NATO, AND THE MIDDLE EAST.
EN4 3654 OPEN CAGE AN ANZIA YEZIERSKA COLLECTION YEZIERSKA, ANZIA.;ALICE KESSLER-HARR RUBELLE SCHAFLER A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES AND VIGNETTES. INCLUDED ARE YEZIERSKA'S EARLY TALES, CHRONICLING THE JEWISH IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE IN NEW YORK'S EAST SIDE GHETTO AND HER LATER SELECTIONS, AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL 'FANTASY FICTION.' THIS VOLUME PROVIDES AN OVERVIEW OF YEZIERSKA'S WORK AND THE PERIOD IN WHICH SHE LIVED.
EN4 3660 HOLOCAUST AND THE HISTORIANS DAVIDOWICZ, LUCY S. FLORA SHERBER THE AUTHOR OF 'THE WAR AGAINST THE JEWS' CITES VARIOUS REASONS FOR HISTORIANS' NEGLECT OF THE HOLOCAUST: ATTRACTION TO GERMAN CULTURE; AVERSION TO THE IRRATIONAL; A HISTORICAL METHODOLOGY THAT VALUES ACTIONS ABOVE IDEAS AND SO IGNORES THE FACT THAT THE HOLOCAUST WAS A DIRECT OUTCOME OF ANTI-SEMITIC IDEOLOGY.
EN4 3665 BEN-GURION A BIOGRAPHY BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL JOSEPH REUTLINGER ANOTHER WORK BY THE WRITER ON THE SAME SUBJECT, THIS ONE WITH EVIDENCE FROM DIARIES, ARCHIVES, LETTERS, PERSONAL INTERVIEWS, AND DETAILS ON BEN-GURION'S PERSONAL LIFE.
EN4 3670 MOLLY AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY PICON, MOLLY & JEAN GRILLO RITA KING    A HUMOROUS, UNPRETENTIOUS AND HONEST AUTOBIOGRAPHY. PICON WAS FIVE WHEN SHE BEGAN SINGING TO HELP MEET THE FAMILY FOOD BILLS. SHE SANG, DANCED AND SOMERSAULTED HER WAY INTO VAUDEVILLE, YIDDISH MUSICALS, BROADWAY AND THE LONDON STAGE.
EN4 3675 OLD NEIGHBORHOOD CORMAN, AVERY ISABELLE RUBIN A KID ESCAPES THE STIGMA OF BEING BORN JEWISH AND POOR IN THE BRONX TO MAKE IT BIG IN THE WORLD OF ADVERTISING. WITH GENTLE HUMOR THE AUTHOR CAPTURES THE FLAVOR OF ROBIN'S HALF-JEWISH, HALF-IRISH CATHOLIC NEIGHBORHOOD IN THE WARTIME 1940S.
EN4 3679 KUZARI HALEVI, YEHUDAH (null) A PHILOSOPHIC WORK, WRITTEN IN 1167, DESIGNED AS A DIALOGUE IN DEFENSE OF JUDAISM, BASED ON THE STORY OF THE CONVERSION TO JUDAISM OF THE KHAZARS AND THEIR KING IN 740 C.E. HALEVI IS FAMOUS AS THE FOREMOST HEBREW POET OF THE SPANISH PERIOD OF JEWISH LITERATURE.
EN4 3688 MOSSAD EISENBERG, DAN, & LANDAU, E. JUDY ELLIS TOLD IN FULL FOR THE FIRST TIME ARE ALL THE FEATS, TRIUMPHS AND FAILURES OF MOSSAD AGENTS, MEN AND WOMEN WITH RUTHLESS DEDICATION, AND GREAT INGENUITY. A SPY STORY THAT COMES FROM REAL LIFE.
EN4 3692 RING STEEL, DANIELLE JANE LESSER A LOVE STORY PLAYED OUT OVER THREE GENERATIONS BEGINNING IN HITLER'S GERMANY WITH THE EXTRAMARITAL AFFAIR OF A GERMAN WOMAN WITH A JEWISH NOVELIST. IT CONTINUES WHEN THE WOMAN'S DAUGHTER, ARIANA, IS RESCUED FROM THE NAZI TERROR BY A GERMAN OFFICER AND ENDS IN PRESENT-DAY AMERICA, WHEN ARIANA'S SON LEARNS HIS MOTHER'S SECRET.
EN4 3702 SADIE SHAPIRO, MATCHMAKER SMITH, ROBERT K. SYLVIA JACOBS WITH HER DOWN-TO-EARTH WIT AND WISDOM SADIE SHAPIRO, JOGGER, KNITTER AND GRANDMOTHER, NOW ALSO COMES INTO HER OWN AS A MATCHMAKER. SHE KNOWS THAT DR. MICHAEL NEWMAN AND HER FRIEND AND TV PRODUCER, MAXINE MORRIS, ARE MEANT FOR EACH OTHER. BUT WHEN A PROFESSIONAL MATCHMAKER BEQUEATHS SADIE HER FILES, SADIE FACES NO EASY TASK.
EN4 3704 BEST OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM HOWE, IRVING, ED. TRUDY CUTLER TWENTY-TWO STORIES BY THE GREAT YIDDISH WRITER WHICH HAVE BEEN TRANSLATED BY WELL-KNOWN AMERICAN JEWISH AUTHORS.
EN4 3715 PATRIARCH BERMANT, CHAIM HILDY BERLIN A JEWISH FAMILY SAGA CENTERING ON NAHUM RAEBURN (NE RABINOVITZ), WHO ARRIVES IN GLASGOW IN THE LATE 1800S FROM VOLKOVYSK, RUSSIA. THE NARRATIVE FOLLOWS NAHUM'S RISE AS A SHIPPING MAGNATE, THE LOSS OF HIS FORTUNE, AND HIS SLOW ROAD BACK TO SUCCESS IN ANOTHER FIELD.
EN4 3717 SUICIDE ACADEMY STERN, DANIEL MARION BAER THE ACADEMY IS THE ULTIMATE PRODUCT OF A PERMISSIVE SOCIETY. PART ASSEMBLY LINE, PART UNIVERSITY, PART HOSPITAL, AND PART BROTHEL, IT IS THERE POTENTIAL SUICIDES GO FOR A DAY OF SELF-EXAMINATION AND MEDITATION BEFORE DECIDING WHETHER TO KILL THEMSELVES.
EN4 3718 QUESTION OF PALESTINE SAID, EDWARD EDITH DREZNER A PROFESSOR OF LITERATURE AND PALESTINIAN ACTIVIST, SAID ANALYZES THE NATURE AND UNITY OF THE PALESTINIAN COMMUNITY; ZIONISM; AND THE AMERICAN POLICY OF SUPPORT FOR ISRAEL. DENYING IDENTIFICATION BETWEEN PALESTINIANS AND TERROR, SAID PLEADS FOR A POSITIVE AMERICAN RESPONSE TO THE ARAB MODERATION THAT HAS BEGUN TO EMERGE SINCE 1967.
EN4 3719 POWER OF LIGHT EIGHT STORIES FOR HANUKAH SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS SIDNEY BIEGELSON THESE EIGHT STORIES WHICH AGAIN ARE SET IN POLAND DEMONSTRATE THE MIRACULOUS POWER OF LIGHT OVER DARKNESS. WHETHER THEY ARE SUSPENSEFUL OR LIGHTHEARTED, THESE INSPIRATIONAL TALES BRING OUT THE HUMAN QUALITIES OF FAITH, HOPE AND LOVE.
EN4 3723 CONVERSATIONS WITH RABBI SMALL KEMELMAN, HARRY SIDNEY BIEGELSON TALMUDIC DETECTIVE RABBI DAVID SMALL RESUMES HIS ORIGINAL ROLE AS CLERGYMAN. THIS TIME IT IS TO COUNSEL A NON-JEWISH GIRL WHO IS ABOUT TO MARRY A JEW. THROUGH HIS CONVERSATIONS WITH HER, HE GAINS INSIGHT INTO THE RELATIONS BETWEEN JEW AND NON-JEW, AND ALSO INTO HIS OWN PREJUDICES.
EN4 3726 FOUR DAYS GOLDREICH, GLORIA ELEANOR SEIDMAN INA FELDMAN, LOVING WIFE AND MOTHER AS WELL AS SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSWOMAN, HAS TO FACE THE MOST IMPORTANT DECISION OF HER LIFE. IN LIGHT OF HER HOLOCAUST EXPERIENCE, SHOULD SHE ABORT THE UNWANTED CHILD SHE IS CARRYING? PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE COME TOGETHER IN A SINGLE UNPREDICTABLE MOMENT.
EN4 3730 HOUSE ON PRAGUE STREET DEMETZ, HANA MARION T. COHEN THE HALF-JEWISH HELENE RICHTER'S CHILDHOOD IS AN IDYLL UNTIL WORLD WAR II. WITH ADOLESCENCE, HER ONCE SERENE LIFE STARTS TO DISINTEGRATE. THIS NOVEL IS ABOUT A YOUNG GIRL WHO ATTEMPTS TO SALVAGE SOME HAPPINESS OUT OF THE HORROR AROUND HER.
EN4 3733 QUEEN OF EGYPT SCHAEFFER, SUSAN FROMBERG (null) A COLLECTION OF EIGHT SHORT STORIES AND TWO NOVELLAS THAT INCLUDE 'HIS DAUGHTER'S HOUSE', A STORY ABOUT BROOKLYN JEWS; THE NOVELLA 'DESTINIES', CONTAINING SOME SCENES OF FAMILY FIGHTS; AND 'THE EXACT NATURE OF THE PLOT', WINNER OF THE 1977 O. HENRY AWARD, THAT EXPLORES THE TROUBLES IN STORE FOR A WOMAN WRITER.
EN4 3735 LAND OF THE BIBLE AHARONI, YOHANAN MARJORIE BEAR AHARONI, A SENIOR LECTURER IN ARCHAEOLOGY AT THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY OF JERUSALEM AND THE DISCOVERER OF THE BAR KOCHBA CAVES, TRACES THE PART PLAYED BY GEOGRAPHY IN THE HISTORY OF THE CANAANITE PERIOD, THE ISRAELITE CONQUEST AND THE PERIOD OF THE KINGS BEFORE AND AFTER THE DIVISION OF THE KINGDOM LEADING UP TO THE EXILE.
EN4 3751 UNORTHODOX JUDAISM MIRSKY, NORMAN B. BERNICE MANDELL THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES FROM A REFORM PERSPECTIVE THE PROBLEM OF HOW THE JEW CAN REMAIN A JEW DESPITE THE FORCES EMANATING FROM THE NON-JEWISH WORLD. MIRSKY ANALYSES THE MANY TRADITIONS AND CROSSCURRENTS THAT POSE PARADOXES AND DILEMMAS FOR THE AMERICAN JEW IN SEARCH OF A SECURE IDENTITY.
EN4 3752 LIVING WITH THE BIBLE DAYAN, MOSHE ANNE MARANTZ  PORTRAITS OF BIBLICAL CHARACTERS BY ISRAEL'S WELL-KNOWN GENERAL, FUSED WITH HIS OWN KNOWLEDGE OF JEWISH HISTORY AND THE LAND OF ISRAEL.
EN4 3754 JAVITS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A PUBLIC MAN SENATOR JACOB K. JAVITS FREDA MELTZER THE U.S. SENATOR'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY, COVERING HIS MANY YEARS IN PUBLIC LIFE REPRESENTING THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK STATE.
EN4 3757 KABBALAH LAW AND MYSTICISM  SAFRAN, ALEXANDER (null) GOING BEYOND HISTORIC DESCRIPTION OR A DRY ACADEMIC PRESENTATION OF KABBALAH, THE AUTHOR AFFORDS US A COMPLETE AND HARMONIOUS VISION OF JEWISH TRADITION AS A LIVING WORLD OF RELIGIOUS THOUGHT AND EXPERIENCE, WHERE EVERY DISPARITY, BETWEEN INTELLECT AND EMOTION, IS DISSOLVED IN THE ORGANIC COHERENCE OF AUTHENTIC JUDAISM.
EN4 3760 SHAVUOT ANTHOLOGY GOODMAN, PHILIP JEANE BLUMENGARTEN THE BOOK AIMS TO CONVEY THE SPIRIT OF THE FESTIVAL OF SHAVUOT IN ITS MANY ASPECTS, PRESENTING THE DIVERSE WAYS IN WHICH THE FEAST OF WEEKS HAS BEEN OBSERVED IN DIFFERENT PERIODS AND LANDS. © 1974
EN4 3765 LOVER YEHOSHUA, A. B. M. FRIDUSS, A. GROSS & R ZWEIBEL THIS COMPLEX PSYCHOLOGICAL WORK CONTAINS AN INTERWEAVE OF VERY DISTINCT VOICES. ADAM AND ASYA ARE AN 'OLD' MARRIED COUPLE WITH A TEENAGE DAUGHTER, DAFI. BOTH ASYA AND ADAM GIVE MONEY TO DOWN-AND-OUT GABRIEL, NEWLY RETURNED TO ISRAEL FROM PARIS, WHO BECOMES ASYA'S LOVER. AFTER THE YOM KIPPUR WAR, GABRIEL HAS DISAPPEARED ...
EN4 3767 SINAI THE GREAT AND TERRIBLE WILDERNESS BERNSTEIN, BURTON SARENE MEYERS IN 1978, THE AUTHOR, JAMES THURBER'S BIOGRAPHER, VISITED THE SINAI DESERT ON A NEW YORKER ASSIGNMENT TO OBSERVE WHAT ORDINARY THINGS LOOK LIKE TO AN OUTSIDER. HE DISCUSSES THE BEDOUINS WHO GAVE HIM A WARM WELCOME, UNITED NATIONS PEACE KEEPERS, TOURISTS, HIPPIES, PALESTINIANS AND LOOKS AT SINAI FROM THE EGYPTIAN SIDE.
EN4 3768 FROM THE BITTER LAND MOSCO, MAISIE ZOE BLETH SARAH SANDBERG WAS A MOTHER, LOVER, VITAL FORCE WHO LAUNCHED HER FAMILY ON A NEW LIFE IN A STRANGE NEW WORLD, ANCHORED IN TRADITION, AMBITION & DESIRE.
EN4 3772 NINE QUESTIONS PEOPLE ASK ABOUT JUDAISM PRAGER, DENNIS & JOSEPH TELUSHKIN (null) THIS BOOK DEALS WITH THE BASIC QUESTIONS THAT PERPLEX JEWS ALL OVER THE WORLD AND ALSO EXPLAINS THE FUNDAMENTAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE JEWISH HERITAGE. JUDAISM EMERGES AS A RATIONAL MORAL ALTERNATIVE FOR CONTEMPORARY MAN.
EN4 3778 SHTETL NEUGROSCHEL, JOACHIM BERNICE STRAUSS AN ANTHOLOGY OF YIDDISH STORIES CONVEYING THE QUALITY OF JEWISH LIFE IN THE SHTETLS OF EASTERN EUROPE FROM THE LATE MIDDLE AGES TO WORLD WAR II. SINCE THE STORIES ARE ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY, READERS CAN FOLLOW THE GRADUAL INTRUSION OF SECULAR INFLUENCES UNTIL AN ENTIRE WAY OF LIFE WAS DESTROYED BY THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3786 WORLD OF PRAYER,  VOL. 1. MUNK, ELIE LEAH PORATH-GOOR AN ENGLISH EDITION OF THE CLASSIC GUIDE TO THE DAILY PRAYERS BY A CHIEF RABBI OF FRANCE. THE BOOK CONTAINS DETAILED EXPLANATIONS THAT INSTRUCT AND ILLUMINATE.
EN4 3790 HEBREW BOOK POSNER, RAPHAEL & ISRAEL TA-SHEMA (null) THE JEWS ARE THE PEOPLE OF THE BOOK. THE JEWISH CONTRIBUTION TO CULTURE HAS BEEN EXPRESSED, NOT SO MUCH IN STATUES OR PICTURES, BUT IN BOOK FORM, THE TORAH OR THE BIBLE.
EN4 3808 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), GENESIS. VOL. 3A CULI, YAAKOV RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THE STORY OF JACOB'S MARRIAGE TO RACHEL AND LEAH AND THE BIRTH OF HIS SONS, WHO EVENTUALLY BECAME THE TWELVE TRIBES OF ISRAEL. INCLUDES HUNDREDS OF COMMENTARIES.
EN4 3812 BIG BOOK OF JEWISH HUMOR NOVAK, WILLIAM & MOSHE WALDOKS BELINK, HELEN A COLLECTION OF JEWISH JOKES, ANECDOTES AND EXCERPTS FROM LITERARY WORKS DISTILLING THE ESSENCE OF JEWISH HUMOR FROM THE NINETEENTH CENTURY YIDDISH WITS TO THE COMEDY OF PHILIP ROTH AND LENNY BRUCE. THIS ANTHOLOGY SHOWS HOW HUMOR HAS BEEN A NATURAL RESOURCE OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 3813 JEWISH BOOK OF WHY AND THE SECOND JEWISH BOOK OF WHY KOLATCH, ALFRED J. RABBI JOAN ADELL   THE 'HOW' AND 'WHY' OF NEARLY EVERY SYMBOL AND CUSTOM IN JUDAISM EXPLAINED CLEARLY AND CONCISELY BY RABBI KOLATCH.
EN4 3814 TORAH (GENESIS) A MODERN COMMENTARY PLAUT, W. GUNTHER & DR. BERNARD BAMB STANLEY R. BRAV A NEW COMMENTARY ON THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES, WITH TRANSLATION AND NOTES, BY TWO DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARS OF REFORM JUDAISM.
EN4 3815 RAOUL WALLENBERG ANGEL OF RESCUE ROSENFELD, HARVEY MARCIA FELTHEIMER THE BIOGRAPHY OF THE LEGENDARY SWEDISH DIPLOMAT WHO IS CREDITED WITH HAVING SAVED, SINGLE-HANDEDLY, AS MANY AS 100,000 HUNGARIAN JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3819 BOOK OF LIGHTS POTOK, CHAIM SIDNEY BIGGELSON A NOVEL ABOUT THE SPIRITUAL CRISIS OF AN AMERICAN RABBI WHO WAS A CHAPLAIN IN KOREA, AND THE IMPLICATIONS OF HIS INNER TURMOIL IN KABALISTIC TERMS.
EN4 3823 TANYA (LIQQUTEI AMARIM) ZALMAN, RABBI SCHNEUR EDITH PERMAN 'TANYA,' THE CLASSIC SACRED TEXT OF THE LUBAVITCH MOVEMENT, WAS DESIGNED TO MEET THE INTELLECTUAL NEEDS OF THE ANALYTICAL AND QUESTING MIND AMONG THE WIDEST POSSIBLE AUDIENCE.
EN4 3824 LIVING MY LIFE. VOL. 2 GOLDMAN, EMMA NANCY SCHIERING THE SECOND PART OF THE LIFE OF THE ANARCHIST EMMA GOLDMAN, WHO DOMINATED RADICAL CIRCLES IN THE UNITED STATES UNTIL SHE WAS DEPORTED TO RUSSIA AFTER WORLD WAR 1. THERE SHE SOON DISCOVERED WHAT UNDERLAY THE PROPAGANDA SHE HAD SO TRUSTINGLY IMBIBED. GOLDMAN ESCAPED WITH HER LIFE, BUT WAS NOT PERMITTED TO RETURN TO THE UNITED STATES.
EN4 3825 TORAH ANTHOLOGY,  (ME'AM LO'EZ). VOL. 5 CULI, RABBI YAACOV (null) THE AUTHOR COMPLETES THE ACCOUNT OF THE EXODUS, THE DRAMATIC STORY OF THE BIRTH OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE. HERE WE WITNESS THE FIRST PASSOVER, THE MASS MIGRATION FROM EGYPT, THE SPLITTING OF THE RED SEA, AND THE MIRACLE OF THE MANNA.
EN4 3829 THIRTEEN PETALLED ROSE, THE STEINSALTZ, ADIN AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THE AUTHOR PRESENTS HIS OWN THEOLOGICAL SYNTHESIS, SHOWING HOW, IN JEWISH THINKING, BELIEF AND ACTION, FAR FROM BEING SEPARATE OR IN OPPOSITION, ARE BOTH EARTHLY MANIFESTATIONS OF THE SAME DIVINE PRINCIPLE.
EN4 3831 MIDWIFE COURTER, GAY (null) HANNAH BLAU, THE ONLY JEWISH MIDWIFE TRAINEE IN THE RUSSIAN IMPERIAL COLLEGE OF MEDICINE, ARRIVES IN AMERICA IN 1903, FLEEING FROM POGROMS AND PERSONAL PROBLEMS. THIS IS THE STORY OF HOW SHE SUCCEEDS IN GAINING HER HEROIC STRUGGLE TO PRACTICE HER PROFESSION ON NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE.
EN4 3833 BIBLICAL AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF THE JEWISH HOLY DAYS BLOCH, ABRAHAM P.  MINNIE ELISON AN EXHAUSTIVE SURVEY OF THE ORIGINS OF TRADITIONS CONNECTED WITH THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS. THE EVOLUTION OF THE BIBLICAL FESTIVALS ARE DOCUMENTED WITH QUOTATIONS FROM THE TALMUD, MIDRASHIC LITERATURE, PHILO, JOSEPHUS, AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMENTATORS, AND THE CURRENT TREND TOWARDS OBSERVANCE OF HOLOCAUST DAY IS ALSO PINPOINTED.
EN4 3834 JEWISH RESISTANCE IN FRANCE (1940-44) LATOUR, ANNY BARBARA JUSTER A CERTAIN FRENCH JEWISH ELITE, WHEN SUBJECTED TO HUMILIATION AND TORTURE DURING WORLD WAR TWO, AWAKENED TO PRIDE IN THEIR OWN IDENTITY AND ROSE UP AS JEWS AGAINST THE NAZIS. THE IMAGE OF A PASSIVE, MARTYRED PEOPLE WHO OFFERED NO RESISTANCE IS ALTERED BY THIS HISTORY.
EN4 3836 TORAH (DEUTERONOMY) A MODERN COMMENTARY PLAUT, W. GUNTHER & DR. BERNARD BAMB RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV A NEW COMMENTARY ON THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES, WITH TRANSLATION AND NOTES, BY TWO DISTINGUISHED SCHOLARS OF REFORM JUDAISM.
EN4 3839 HAND-ME-DOWNS KOHAN, RHEA (null) A VERY FUNNY NOVEL ABOUT MOTHERS, DAUGHTERS AND SISTERS AND BEING MARGINALLY JEWISH IN CALIFORNIA.
EN4 3849 WISDOM OF THE TALMUD BOKSER, BEN ZION, RABBI  SARA WEINBERGER A POPULAR INTRODUCTION TO THE TALMUD, MEANT FOR THE GENERAL READER.
EN4 3852 PROPHET UNARMED, THE TROTSKY 1921-1929 DEUTSCHER, ISAAC FRANCES ZASLOW THIS SECOND WORK IN THE TROTSKY TRILOGY TRACES THE YEARS FROM THE UNEASY TRUCE TO THE REVOLUTIONARY'S EXPULSION BY STALIN.
EN4 3854 ON BOTH SIDES OF THE WALL MEED, VLADKA HERMINE KATZ A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR TELLS OF HER EXPERIENCES IN THE TWO AND A HALF YEAR PERIOD FROM 1942 UNTIL LIBERATION IN 1945.
EN4 3855 SAVTA SIMCHA AND THE INCREDIBLE SHABBOS BAG GANZ, YAFFA JACOB & LILLIAN ZENGER AN ISRAELI WOMAN VISITING WINTERGREEN CITY BRINGS HAPPINESS TO ITS RESIDENTS WITH HER 'SHABBOS BAG' OF HOLIDAY TREATS. A HEBREW AND YIDDISH GLOSSARY ROUNDS OUT AN UNUSUALLY APPEALING BOOK.
EN4 3864 TOWN BEYOND THE WALL WIESEL, ELIE HENRIETTA NATENBERG A STUDY OF A YOUNG JEW WHO HAS SURVIVED NAZI ATROCITIES AND RETURNS TO HIS NATIVE TOWN BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN.
EN4 3866 PLAY IT AGAIN, SAM ALLEN, WOODY BERNICE STRAUSS THE HILARIOUS STAGE HIT ABOUT A SHY WOULD-BE LOVER WHO RECEIVES ADVICE FROM THE GHOST OF HUMPHREY BOGART.
EN4 3867 HOME AGAIN, HOME AGAIN MARKSON, ELAINE VIVIAN KLEIN ON THE EVE OF HER WEDDING A HIP MIAMI WIDOW IS DESCENDED UPON BY HER TWO NEUROTIC AND IMMATURE CHILDREN.
EN4 3874 THIS PROMISED LAND GOLDREICH, GLORIA IRVING W. KRAMER THIS IS A NOVEL OF THE BIRTH OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL AND THE JOYS AND STRUGGLES OF THE EARLY SETTLERS (CIRCA 1888-1922).
EN4 3878 FIVE BIBLICAL PORTRAITS SAUL-JONAH-JEREMIAH-ELIJAH-JOSHUA WIESEL, ELIE SATAH BAKER A STUDY OF THE PROPHETS JOSHUA, SAUL, JEREMIAH, ELIJAH AND JONAH.
EN4 3881 MAN ON THE CAMEL SACHAR, HOWARD EDNA GREENSPAN ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE HAS UNCOVERED AN ESPIONAGE PLOT WHICH IMPLICATES A WAR HERO. WHAT THEY DO NOT SUSPECT IS A TRAITOR IN THE ISRAELI GOVERNMENT.
EN4 3882 TORAH A MODERN COMMENTARY PLAUT, W. GUNTHER STANLEY R. BRAV THE SECOND VOLUME OF A NEW COMMENTARY ON THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES, WITH TRANSLATION AND NOTES, BY THE DISTINGUISHED SCHOLAR OF REFORM JUDAISM.
EN4 3889 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 4 CULI, YAACOV (null) AN ANALYSIS OF THE TEN COMMANDMENTS AND THE CODE OF LAW WHICH ACCOMPANIED THEM.
EN4 3890 ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER THE MAGICIAN OF WEST 86TH STREET KRESH, PAUL ESTELLE ADEN A COLLAGE OF THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING STORYTELLER'S LIFE AND WORK, RATHER THAN A STRAIGHTFORWARD BIOGRAPHY.
EN4 3894 TORAH (LEVITICUS) A MODERN COMMENTARY BAMBERGER, BERNARD RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV ESSAYS ON LEVITICUS IN THE CONTEXT OF ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN LITERATURE. INCLUDES ENGLISH TRANSLATION AND NOTES.
EN4 3900 ESTHER THE STAR AND THE SEPTRE ANDREWS, GINI MARIAN BAER  THE TRUE STORY OF THE HOLIDAY OF PURIM TELLS OF ESTHER, A PERSIAN JEW TORN BETWEEN HER LOVE FOR XERXES AND HER DUTY TO HER PEOPLE.
EN4 3905 BECOMING A HEROINE READING NOVELS ABOUT WOMEN BROWNSTEIN, RACHEL M. ELIZABETH P. KAUFMAN THE DETAILED ANALYSES OF EMMA AND THE EGOIST AND AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MATERIAL ON HOW A JEWISH GIRL FROM QUEENS FOUND ESCAPE IN NOVELS ABOUT PEOPLE.
EN4 3907 FRIARS AND THE JEWS THE EVALUATION OF MEDIEVAL ANTI-SEMITISM COHEN, JEREMY DR. IRVING KRAMER HOW THE DOMINICANS AND THE FRANCISCANS, FROM THE TIME OF THEIR FOUNDING, OVERSAW ALL ANTI-SEMITIC ACTIVITIES OF THE CHURCH.
EN4 3908 MEDICAL HALACHAH FOR EVERYONE ABRAHAM S. ABRAHAM SYLVIA LANDOW A COMPREHENSIVE SENSITIVE GUIDE TO JEWISH MEDICAL LAW IN SICKNESS AND HEALTH FOR ALL THE PROBLEMS AND QUESTIONS THAT FACE THE ILL AND THOSE WHO ATTEND THEM.
EN4 3921 TYCOONS LOUIS, ARTHUR M. (null) A SERIES OF PORTRAITS OF THIS COUNTRY'S BIGGEST INDUSTRIALISTS, BOTH JEWISH AND NON-JEWISH.
EN4 3926 JEWS STEEBER, SHARON JANE N. WEISS FROM RUSSIA TO AMERICA, THIS IS THE SAGA OF THE LUMINOVS. AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF POWERFUL FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS, WE BEAR WITNESS TO A CULTURE AND A SOCIETY ON THE MOVE AS DANIEL AND ALMA'S HOPES ARE SHATTERED BY THE BITTER HATRED OF THEIR PARENTS.
EN4 3927 PORTAGE TO SAN CRISTOBAL OF A. H. STEINER, GEORGE CHARLOTTE OSTEN A GROUP OF TOUGH YOUNG ISRAELI NAZI HUNTERS FINDS DEEP IN THE AMAZONIAN MOUNTAINS A SILENT, WIZENED OLD MAN WHO IS NONE OTHER THAN ADOLF HITLER HIMSELF.
EN4 3928 EARWITNESS FIFTY CHARACTERS CANETTI, ELIAS LEE SAMUELSON INDIVIDUAL SKETCHES WHICH READ LIKE THE PROLOGUE TO A SURREAL, 20TH-CENTURY CANTERBURY TALES.
EN4 3936 TREASURY OF JEWISH LITERATURE FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO TODAY EDITED BY: GLORIA GOLDREICH SARENE MEYERS SELECTIONS FROM TORAH, TALMUD, SIDDUR, KABBALAH, HASIDIC, YIDDISH AND ZIONIST WRITINGS. EACH SECTION HAS A BRIEF INTRODUCTION OF A HISTORICAL AND/OR LITERARY BACKGROUND,
EN4 3937 ORPHAN IN HISTORY COWAN, PAUL FLORA SHERBER AN ASSIMILATED JEW RETURNS TO HIS LEGACY, 5000 YEARS OF CULTURE AND HISTORY.
EN4 3940 STOLEN JEW NEUGEBOREN, JAY EVELYN GODMAN NATHAN MALKIN RETURNS FROM A SELF-IMPOSED EXILE IN ISRAEL TO NEW YORK TO MOURN THE DEATH OF HIS BROTHER.
EN4 3949 GUIDE FOR THE JEWISH WOMAN AND GIRL EISENBERG, DOV (null) A MANUAL OF THE JEWISH LAWS, CUSTOMS AND PRACTICES AS THEY ARE CARRIED OUT BY FEMALES.
EN4 3953 OLD WORLD, NEW WORLD EIGHT DECADES OF A JEWISH FAMILY  DITENFASS, MARK RITA KING    THE STORY OF THE HOPES AND FEARS, THE ASPIRATIONS AND LIMITS WHICH DEFINE THE LIEBERS AS A JEWISH FAMILY.
EN4 3954 WITNESS TO THE HOLOCAUST EISENBERG, AZRIEL HELEN DITTUS A COLLECTION OF MEMOIRS AND DOCUMENTS BY SURVIVORS, WITNESSES AND HISTORIANS.
EN4 3957 MAX AND HELEN WIESENTHAL, SIMON (null) THE FAMOUS NAZI HUNTER TELLS OF TWO HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS WHO PERSUADED HIM NOT TO PURSUE THEIR CONCENTRATION CAMP COMMANDER.
EN4 3958 LAST WALTZ IN VIENNA GEORGE, CLAIRE EDNA GREENSPAN A SENSITIVE, BEAUTIFUL.MEMOIR OF GROWING UP IN AN AFFLUENT, ASSIMILATED JEWISH FAMILY WHO THEN BECAME THE NAZI'S VICTIMS. A LOVE LETTER TO VIENNA AND A THOUGHTFUL REFLECTION ON WHY IT WAS SO HARD TO ACCEPT THE REALITY OF THE NAZI MESSAGE AND ACTIONS.
EN4 3960 SHOFAR THAT LOST ITS VOICE FASS, DAVID E. GERTRUDE SHAPIRO ON THE AFTERNOON BEFORE ROSH HASHANAH YOUNG AVI RACES HOME TO PRACTICE BLOWING ON THE RAM'S HORN FOR THE SERVICE, BUT NO SOUND COMES OUT.
EN4 3964 ZUCKERMAN UNBOUND ROTH, PHILIP CELIA C. BELFROM A WOULD-BE RECLUSE IS THRUST INTO THE LIMELIGHT DURING THE SIXTIES WITH THE SUCCESS OF HIS EROTICALLY COMIC NOVEL.
EN4 3967 PILGRIMAGE ADVENTURES OF A WANDERING JEW EPSTEIN, PERLE RUBELLE SCHAFLER AN ACCOUNT OF THE DISCOVERY OF SPIRITUAL HAPPINESS THROUGH A REDISCOVERING OF HER JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 3968 REFORM JUDAISM A HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE BLAU, JOSEPH L., EDITOR (null) AN OVERVIEW OF THE REFORM MOVEMENT IN AMERICA.
EN4 3971 RIVER BREAKS UP SINGER, I. J. BETTY WEINER THE IMPRESSION OF SHEER, RELENTLESS POWER IS MAINTAINED IN THESE THIRTEEN SHORT STORIES.
EN4 3977 AWAKE MY GLORY MILLER, AVIGDOR DR. IRVING KRAMER A HANDBOOK OF FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF HASIDISM EXPLAINED IN NUMBERED PARAGRAPH FORM.
EN4 3979 AT THE MIND'S LIMITS AMERY, JEAN (null) THESE 5 SOUL-SEARCHING AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS TELL OF SURVIVAL-MENTAL, MORAL AND PHYSICAL-THROUGH THE ENORMITY OF THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 3981 WALTER BENJAMIN THE STORY OF A FRIENDSHIP SCHOLEM, GERSHOM ROSALIND GALLARD A RARE TESTIMONY BY A CLOSE FRIEND OF ONE OF THE MOST SUPPLE, INNOVATIVE AND CREATIVE CRITICS OF THE TIME.
EN4 3982 HOLY LAND AVI-YONAH, MICHAEL NANCY SCHIERING THE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF THE COUNTRY IS EXAMINED, INCLUDING THE SIGNIFICANCE OF SUCH PLACES AS JERUSALEM, NAZARETH, BETHLEHEM, MASADA AND THE QUMRAN CAVES.
EN4 4000 PARACHUTISTS KLEIN, ED MARGARET ALLEN, NAOMI ROSENBERG & RUTH SCHMITT A WORLD WAR II THRILLER INVOLVING AN ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT AGAINST EICHMANN AND THE RESCUING OF HUNGARIAN JEWS.
EN4 4003 SOMEWHERE A MASTER WIESEL, ELIE MARIANNE HAYDU IN THE WORLD OF 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY EUROPE, AN AGE OF BLOODSHED, WE LEARN HOW A HANDFUL OF HASIDIC RABBIS HELPED THEIR PEOPLE OVERCOME DESPAIR.
EN4 4005 REGINA EPSTEIN, LESLIE MILDRED E. GRASS A NOVEL SET IN MANHATTAN ABOUT AN ACTRESS TURNED JOURNALIST, WHO IN HER FORTIES IS RETURNING TO ACTING AND CONFRONTING THE STRESSES IN HER LIFE.
EN4 4021 CREATORS AND DISTURBERS REMINISCENCES BY JEWISH INTELLECTUAL ROSENBERG, BERNARD AND GOLDSTEIN, HE (null) TWO DOZEN WRITERS, THINKERS AND ACTIVISTS TALK ABOUT THEIR LIVES IN THAT CITY.
EN4 4024 DEAN'S DECEMBER BELLOW, SAUL FORA SHERBER CHICAGO, ILLINOIS COMPARES WITH BUCHAREST, ROMANIA; PUBLIC SCANDAL WITH PRIVATE GRIEF, YOUTHFUL EXUBERANCE WITH THE SYNTHESIZING OF LIFE SEEN THROUGH HINDSIGHT. THIS EXPLORATION OF THE SITUATIONS AND TIMES OF ALBERT CORDE AS BOTH PROTAGONIST AND VICTIM OFFERS A FRESH VIEW OF SOCIETY AND THE "WHIRLING SOULS" IT CONTAINS.
EN4 4027 PASSION IN THE DESERT LEVIANT, CURT ISABELLE RUBIN ROMANCE DEVELOPS BETWEEN AN AMERICAN JOURNALIST TOURING THE SINAI AND AN ISRAELI ARMY OFFICER WHOSE HUSBAND IS A PARAPLEGIC.
EN4 4031 ARARAT A COLLECTION OF HUNGARIAN-JEWISH STORIES HANDLER, ANDREW (null) TWENTY WORKS ILLUMINATE JEWISH LIFE IN THAT COUNTRY BETWEEN 1920 AND 1945.
EN4 4032 MEMOIRS OF AN ANTI-SEMITE A NOVEL IN FIVE STORIES VON REZZORI, GREGOR BARBARA FRIEDMAN FIVE INTERRELATED WORKS WHICH TRACE THE LIFE OF A YOUNG RUMANIAN BOY BETWEEN THE WORLD WARS.
EN4 4036 ASAHEL MEGED, AHARON MILDRED GRASS AN INTROSPECTIVE, CONFUSED MAN IN HIS LATE THIRTIES IS TORN BETWEEN HIS MOTHER'S GENERATION OF ISRAELI PIONEERS AND THE YOUNGER SABRAS WHO LEAD GENTRIFIED LIVES IN THE CITIES. A PORTRAYAL OF THE STRUGGLE OF INDIVIDUAL ISRAELIS TO FIND A PLACE WITHIN COMMUNAL SOCIETY.
EN4 4037 TORCH IN MY EAR CANETTI, ELIAS (null) AFTER READING THE BABYLONIAN EPIC OF GILGAMESH, THE AUTHOR TOOK THE ENDLESS REBELLION AGAINST DEATH, AND HE DID SO IN VIENNA FROM THE YEARS 1921-1931.
EN4 4038 WALLENBERG: THE MAN IN THE IRON WEB LESTER, ELENORE ROY C. BENNETT SWEDISH DIPLOMAT RAOUL WALLENBERG SAVED THOUSANDS OF HUNGARIAN JEWS FROM DEATH AND CONCENTRATION CAMPS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR. HE DISAPPEARED IN BUDAPEST IN FEBRUARY 1945, WHEN THE RUSSIANS OCCUPIED HUNGARY. AN EXCITING PORTRAIT PROVIDES AN UNUSUAL INSIGHT INTO WALLENBERG'S REMARKABLE PERSONALITY.
EN4 4040 SIMPLE TRUTHS LEVIN, SHEILA MARION T. COHEN THE DAUGHTER OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS, CAUGHT BETWEEN A LIFE-NEGATING MARRIAGE TO ONE MAN AND SEXUALLY OBSESSED WITH ANOTHER, IS CLOSE TO GIVING UP.
EN4 4041 PROMISE OF A NEW SPRING THE HOLOCAUST AND RENEWAL KLEIN, GERDA WEISSMAN MARION T. COHEN HOW THE JEWISH COMMUNITIES OF EUROPE WERE DESTROYED, AND HOW THEIR SURVIVORS MANAGED TO BUILD UP THEIR LIVES AGAIN.
EN4 4043 CITY WITHIN THE HEART ZAEHNER, R. C. ROBERTA POLLACK A STUDY OF THE DANGERS AND ADVANTAGES OF MYSTICAL, PROPHETIC AND PHILOSOPHICAL RELIGION.
EN4 4044 WARSAW DIARY OF ADAM CZERNIAKOW, THE CZERNIAKOW, ADAM PERMAN, EDITH THE CHAIRMAN OF THE WARSAW JUDENRAT HAD TACKLED THE QUESTION OF WHETHER JEWISH OFFICIALS WERE PART OF THE NAZI PERSECUTION OF THEIR OWN PEOPLE.
EN4 4047 GROUCHO THE BIOGRAPHY OF GROUCHO MARX ARCE, HECTOR ETHEL E. MADURO A SYMPATHETIC BUT OBJECTIVE PORTRAIT OF THE AMERICAN COMEDIAN.
EN4 4048 FAMILY A NOVEL IN THE FORM OF A MEMOIR HERBERT GOLD H. BERLIN & OTHERS THROUGH THE PRISM OF FIVE GENERATIONS OF ITS' WOMEN, THE STRENGTH AND PRIDE OF AN IMMIGRANT JEWISH FAMILY BALANCES OLD TRUTHS AGAINST NEW IN THE EXCITING, TEMPTING, TURBULENCES OF AMERICA.
EN4 4051 OPPENHEIMER GOODCHILD, PETER JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN A HISTORY OF THE SCIENTIST WHO DEVELOPED THE FIRST NUCLEAR WEAPON AND THE DECADE OF PAINFUL ACCUSATION WHICH FOLLOWED IT.
EN4 4055 CHILDREN OF ABRAHAM JUDAISM, CHRISTIANITY, ISLAM PETERS, F. E. JUDITH HOFFMAN A pioneering work from a leading scholar, tracing the similarities and differences between these three religions from the 6th century BCE through the Middle Ages. Thorough, nuanced, and easily accessible.
EN4 4056 WITH RAOUL WALLENBERG IN BUDAPEST ANGER, PER ZOE BLETH THIS IS AN ACCOUNT OF RAOUL WALLENBERG'S EFFORTS DURING WORLD WAR II WHICH RESULTED IN THE RESCUE OF 25,000 JEWS.
EN4 4057 SILVER MATZOTH AND OTHER STORIES KRANZLER, GERSHON ELISSA BAVOY TEN PIECES ABOUT JEWS WHO KEPT THEIR FAITH DESPITE THE HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT IN WHICH THEY LIVED.
EN4 4059 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 6 CULI, YAACOV ROBERTA & SIMON POLLACK THE ORIGIN OF THE TEN COMMANDMENTS, INCLUDING THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE MIRACLES AROUND THEM.
EN4 4065 JOB THE STORY OF A SIMPLE MAN ROTH, JOSEPH ADELINE MAREMONT A PORTRAYAL OF THE CONFLICTS AND PRESSURES OF EMIGRATION TO AMERICA. MENDEL SINGER, THE PROTAGONIST, LEAVES RUSSIA WITH HIS THREE SONS, SLOWLY LOSES HIS FAITH IN GOD, AND ENDS BY RETURNING TO HIS JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 4066 DAY IS SHORT ABRAMS, MORRIS B. (null) ABRAMS WAS A LAWYER WHO SERVED AS PRESIDENT OF BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY, PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMITTEE AND CHAIRMAN OF THE UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND.
EN4 4069 BEWARE OF PITY ZWEIG, STEFAN AMY GOLDBERGER A STORY OF HUMAN EMOTIONS CONSTRAINED BY AN AGE OF MANNERS AND MORALS.
EN4 4075 CITY COLLEGE AND THE JEWISH POOR SHERRY GORELICK AARON ADDELSTON THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES EDUCATION IN NEW YORK, 1880-1924 THROUGH HER ACCOUNT OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CITY COLLEGE AND ITS JEWISH CLIENTELE. CONTRARY TO POPULAR BELIEF, IN 1881 EDUCATION DID NOT LEAD TO JOBS FOR THE MASSES OF POOR JEWISH IMMIGRANTS, BUT WAS DESIGNED TO GIVE CULTURAL POLISH TO MEN OF INDEPENDENT MEANS.
EN4 4079 ITHAMAR LEHMANN, MARCUS (null) THE STORY OF A YOUNG MAN IN ANCIENT ISRAEL WHO IS BETRAYED BY A FAMILY SLAVE AND CHEATED OUT OF HIS INHERITANCE.
EN4 4085 MIRACLE OF ISRAEL GAMZEY, ROBERT BARBARA JUSTER STUDY OF THE PROBLEM OF INTEGRATING ORIENTAL JEWS INTO ISRAELI SOCIETY.
EN4 4087 SADAT THE MAN WHO CHANGED MIDEAST HISTORY SULLIVAN, GEORGE NAOMI RABER THE LIFE OF THE EGYPTIAN PRESIDENT IS COUPLED WITH A HISTORY OF EGYPT AND DETAILS ON HIS WIDOW'S WORK FOR WOMEN'S' RIGHTS.
EN4 4090 HUNGRY HEARTS PROSE, FRANCINE MINNIE BLUMENKRANTS A YIDDISH THEATER GROUP IN THE 20'S ABOUT TO PLAY THE DYBBUK IS FACED WITH A REAL-LIFE DYBBUK OF ITS OWN.
EN4 4095 CONFIDENTIAL MATTER THE LETTERS OF RICHARD STRAUSS AND STEFAN  ZWEIG KNIGHT, MAX, TRANSLATOR BEATRICE TROKEL THE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN THE 20TH CENTURY COMPOSER AND HIS FRIEND, COMPLETE WITH NOTES.
EN4 4096 HOORAY FOR YIDDISH ROSTEN, LEO LEE SAMELSON A COLORFUL LEXICON OF THE YIDDISH LANGUAGE, ITS HISTORY, AND ITS LORE. PRESENTED ARE ALSO YIDDISH WORDS INCORPORATED INTO THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.
EN4 4097 MENUCHA V'SIMCHA GUIDE TO BASIC LAWS & THEMES OF SHABBOS & YOM TOV & APPLICATIONS KATZ, MORDECHAI  RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THIS WORK IS DEVOTED TO LAWS OF SHABBOS AND YOM TOV. IT INCLUDES SECTIONS ON ALL OF THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS OF THE YEAR, AND THE SUMMARIES OF THE VARIOUS LAWS ARE FOLLOWED BY STORIES AND PARABLES PERTAINING TO THEM.
EN4 4098 HASTINGS CONSPIRACY COPPEL, ALFRED (null) A SPY NOVEL INVOLVING DISASTROUS ANGLO-AMERICAN RELATIONS, RUSSIAN SPIES AND A DEFECTING CIA AGENT.
EN4 4101 PILGERMANN HOBAN, RUSSELL ELIZABETH KAUFMAN DURING THE TIME OF THE FIRST CRUSADE, A NEWLY CASTRATED JEW MAKES A PILGRIMAGE TO JERUSALEM TO WITNESS THE FALL OF ANTIOCH.
EN4 4102 PORTRAIT OF TWO FAMILIES LEHMANN, MARCUS (null) TELLS OF TWO GERMAN-JEWISH FAMILIES CAUGHT IN THE TIDE OF REFORM IN THE 19TH CENTURY.
EN4 4104 EAST WIND ELLIS, JULIE DR. IRVING W. KRAMER A JEWISH ORPHAN LIVING IN HONG KONG MEETS A BRILLIANT YOUNG MAN WHO HELPS HER TO CONFRONT HER FAITH.
EN4 4110 LA AMERICA THE SEPHARDIC EXPERIENCES IN NEW YORK CITY ANGEL, MARC D. R. SCHAFLER THE VAST MAJORITY OF IMMIGRANTS SETTLED IN NEW YORK CITY. IN THE MIDST OF THE DIVERGENT AND ISOLATED POPULATION THERE EMERGED THE JUDEO-SPANISH LANGUAGE NEWSPAPER, LA AMERICA, FROM THIS STUDY TAKES ITS TITLE AND WHOSE ARCHIVES YIELDED MATERIAL FOR THE PRESENT INVESTIGATION.
EN4 4111 COLLECTED STORIES SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS SHIRLEY AXELROD HERE ARE 47 STORIES BY A MASTER YIDDISH WRITER. HIS THEMES ARE LUST, GREED, PRIDE, OBSESSION, MISFORTUNE, UNREASON, THE OCEANIC SURPRISES OF THE MIND'S UNDERSIDE.
EN4 4116 ON EQUAL TERMS JEWS IN AMERICA 1881-1981 DAVIDOWICZ, LUCY S. RUTH DIAMOND THIS FAMOUS HOLOCAUST WRITER TELLS OF THE ACHIEVEMENTS AND HARDSHIPS OF THE PAST CENTURY.
EN4 4119 MA'ASEH BOOK BOOK OF JEWISH TALES AND LEGENDS GASTER, MOSES LILLIAN & JACOB VENGER A COLLECTION OF ANONYMOUS MEDIEVAL STORIES ON GERMAN MYSTICS, RASHI AND MAIMONIDES AND THE JEWISH POPE.
EN4 4120 SCHINDLER'S LIST KENEALLY, THOMAS DR. IRVING W. KRAMER STORY OF THE GERMAN INDUSTRIALIST WHO BUILT A CONCENTRATION CAMP DURING WORLD WAR II IN ORDER TO SHELTER 1,300 JEWS.
EN4 4121 AMEN AMACHAI, YEHUDA JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN THE POET'S FIRST COLLECTION OF WORKS TO BE PUBLISHED IN THIS COUNTRY IS BRILLIANTLY TRANSLATED AND WILL HAUNT THE READER LONG AFTER HE CLOSES THE BOOK.
EN4 4122 TZILI THE STORY OF A LIFE APPELFELD, AHARON (null) SEMI-AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL TALE OF A GIRL WHO, LIKE THE AUTHOR, ESCAPES FROM A LABOR CAMP AT AGE 8 IN THE EARLY 1940S AND WANDERS THE FORESTS OF CENTRAL EUROPE. THE STORY UNFOLDS LIKE A PARABLE IN WHICH LANDSCAPES, WEATHER AND THE PASSAGE OF THE SEASONS ARE FREQUENTLY PRESENTED WITH AS MUCH DRAMA AS TZILI'S PROGRESS TO MATURITY.
EN4 4126 ON THE BANKS OF THE SUEZ ADAN, AVRAHAM (BREN) LUCILLE JACOBS, SELDA WAGNER STORY OF HOW THE ISRAELI DEFENSE FORCES REGAINED THEIR LOST MORALE DURING THE OCTOBER WAR OF 1973.
EN4 4127 GATES TO THE OLD CITY A BOOK OF JEWISH LEGEND PATAI, RAPHAEL JOYCE KARP A GUIDE TO THE EVOLUTION OF THIS LITERARY GENRE, AS WELL AS SELECTIONS FROM THE BIBLE, FOLKLORE AND HASIDIC TALES.
EN4 4129 LISA'S BOY MACHLIS, JOSEPH MILDRED FRIDUSS, ADA GROSS, RICA ZWEIBEL CARRIES US FROM JEWISH IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE IN BROOKLYN TO WORLD OF CLASSICAL MUSIC IN NEW YORK TO GREATER UNDERSTANDING OF MEANING OF LOVE.
EN4 4130 GATEWAY TO HAPPINESS GUIDE TO HAPPINESS AND PEACE OF MIND PLISKIN, ZELIG, RABBI RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV TORAH WRITINGS REVEAL HOW ONE CAN FIND HAPPINESS IN EVERYDAY SITUATIONS.
EN4 4132 PENITENT SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS PERMAN, EDITH A WEALTHY BUSINESSMAN ABANDONS WIFE, MISTRESS AND CAREER TO ASSUME THE ROLE OF A PENITENT (BAAL-TSUVAH) IN ISRAEL.
EN4 4136 AUGUST ROSSNER, JUDITH ELIZABETH KAUFMAN LIKE PARISIANS, SHRINKS LEAVE TOWN IN AUGUST. ENDURING IT OR DELIGHTING IN IT, PATIENT AND ANALYST MUST SOMEHOW COME TO TERMS WITH AUGUST. FAMOUS AS A CLINICIAN OF DISORDERED MINDS, THE AUTHOR NOW TURNS HER ATTENTION TO THE SCENE WHERE DISORDERS ARE SUPPOSED TO BE RECTIFIED. IN METICULOUS DETAIL, SHE NARRATES THE FIVE-YEAR ANALYSIS OF DAWN HENLEY BY DR. LULU SHINEFELD, THE ONE A BLOND NEW ENGLAND TEENAGER, THE OTHER A FORTYISH JEWISH MANHATTANITE.
EN4 4138 MIND-BODY PROBLEM GOLDSTEIN, REBECCA ELIZABETH P. KAUFMAN THE HEROINE RENEE FACES A CLASSIC DILEMMA OF THE HIGHLY EDUCATED FEMALE: SEX VERSUS CEREBRATION.
EN4 4151 WORLDLY GOODS KORDA, MICHAEL CECLIA C. BELFROM THE SON OF A HOLOCAUST VICTIM VOWS TO AVENGE HIS FATHER'S DEATH ON HIS UNCLE, THE HEAD OF AN INTERNATIONAL EMPIRE.
EN4 4152 IN LIGHT OF GENESIS HADA, PAMELA WHITE (null) FOUR WOMEN FROM THE BIBLE ARE EXAMINED FROM A JEWISH MYTHOLOGICAL, BIBLICAL AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE.
EN4 4156 LOVE OF ELSPETH BAKER KAUFMAN, MYRON S. JUNE N. WEISS THE STORY OF A STRONG WILLED YOUNG HEROINE WITH A PASSIONATE BELIEF IN A WOMAN'S RIGHT TO BE THE MISTRESS OF HER FATE.
EN4 4157 UNDERSTANDING THE PROPHETS BLANK, SHELDON H. MILDRED H PLATT AN ANALYSIS OF THEIR TEACHINGS AND THE MANNER IN WHICH THEY CONVEYED THEIR PROPHECIES TO A SKEPTICAL PEOPLE.
EN4 4158 SUMMER BEGINS ASHER, SANDY PHYLLIS COHN IT ALL STARTS WHEN THE EIGHT GRADE REPORTER IS BORN. SUMMER SMITH HAS TO CONTRIBUTE SOMETHING TO HER CLASS NEWSPAPER. SHE RACKS HER BRAIN, BUT NOTHING OCCURS TO HER UNTIL SHE HEARS A COMPLAINT ABOUT THE COMPULSORY CHRISTMAS PROGRAM.
EN4 4164 NONE IS TOO MANY ABELLA, IRVING; TROPER, HAROLD (null) THE STORY OF CANADA AND JEWISH IMMIGRATION DURING THE HOLOCAUST. USUALLY CONSIDERED TOLERANT AND UNBIGOTED, CANADA, THEN UNDER POPULATED, ADMITTED LESS THAN 5,000 JEWS BETWEEN 1933-1945, THE LEAST OF ANY WESTERN NATION.
EN4 4167 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 8 CULI, YAACOV, RABBI ROBERTA & SIMON POLLACK A COMMENTARY ON THE LAWS OF KASHRUTH, THE COMPLEX DIETARY LAWS DISCUSSED IN THE TORAH.
EN4 4174 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 7 CULI, YAACOV, RABBI ROBERTA & SIMON POLLACK AN EXPLANATION OF MISHPAT, THE LAWS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE, PRESENTED IN THIS TORAH PORTION.
EN4 4179 JUDAISM AND HEALING HALAKHIC PERSPECTIVES BLEICH, J. DAVID, RABBI IRVING W. KRAMER MODERN MEDICINE FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE JEWISH LEGAL SYSTEM, RANGING FROM TEST-TUBE BABIES AND EUTHANASIA TO SEXUAL MATTERS AND ABORTION.
EN4 4184 FREUD ON FEMININITY AND FAITH VAN HERIK, JUDITH RUBELLE SCHAFLER AN EXPLORATION OF THE PSYCHIATRIST'S WRITINGS ON CULTURE AND, IN PARTICULAR HIS THEORIES ON GENDER AND RELIGION.
EN4 4202 JEWS ON TIN PAN ALLEY THE JEWISH CONTRIBUTION TO AMERICA KANTER, KENNETH AARON RUTH FRANKFORT, RITA LEVINE & JESSE BRONITSKY DISCUSSES THE CONTRIBUTIONS OF JEWISH PERFORMERS, PUBLISHERS AND SONGWRITERS TO BROADWAY AND VAUDEVILLE. EXAMINES THE COMPOSITIONS OF RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN, IRVING BERLIN, GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN AND OTHERS.
EN4 4207 CANNIBAL GALAXY OZICK, CYNTHIA FRANCILLE H. HLAVATY FRENCH HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR JOSEPH BRILL IDOLIZES HIS SCHOOL, HIS LOVE AND HIMSELF, AND IDOLATRY CANNOT GO UNPUNISHED.
EN4 4208 ELIE WIESEL MESSENGER TO ALL HUMANITY BROWN, ROBERT N/A A COMPELLING PERSPECTIVE OF THE WORK OF THE GREAT HOLOCAUST WRITER.
EN4 4210 FAMILY BUSINESS BLONDE, ANTHONY ROBERTA SHAVEL A NOVEL ABOUT THE FORTUNES OF A COLORFUL AND IMMENSELY WEALTHY ANGLO-JEWISH FAMILY.
EN4 4216 RABBI NACHMAN'S STORIES TRANSLATED WITH NOTES AND BASED ON BRESLOVER WORKS KAPLAN, ARYEH RABBI S. BRAV WITH THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION ARE THE THIRTEEN TALES, ADDITIONAL STORIES, RABBI NACHMAN'S PARABLES, AND BIBLIOGRAPHY, INDEX AND GENERAL INFORMATION. THERE HAVE BEEN A NUMBER OF TRANSLATIONS OF RABBI NACHMAN'S STORIES. THE PRESENT WORK, HOWEVER, INCLUDES A RUNNING COMMENTARY DRAWN FROM THE TRADITIONAL COMMENTARIES OF RABBI NACHMAN'S STUDENTS AND FOLLOWERS.
EN4 4218 FALSE MESSIAH WOLF, LEONARD MARGARET ALLEN, RICA ZWEIBEL & RUTH SCHMIDT A SENSUAL, EROTIC NOVEL ABOUT SHABBATI ZEVI, THE FALSE MESSIAH OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY.
EN4 4226 BROTHERS SINGER SINCLAIR, CLIVE SYLVIA MORGENSTEIN A DOUBLE BIOGRAPHY OF ISAAC BASHEVIS AND HIS OLDER SIBLING ISRAEL JOSHUA, AS THEY BEGAN IN POLAND AND CAME TO AMERICA.
EN4 4229 MAILER A BIOGRAPHY MILLS, HILLARY MARCIA FELTHEIMER A FIRST COMPREHENSIVE STUDY OF ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL FIGURES IN AMERICAN LITERATURE AND CONSCIOUSNESS.
EN4 4231 PENTATEUCH VOLUME 1 GENESIS LEVY, ISAAC RABBI STANLEY R.. BRAV COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST BOOK OF THE TORAH BY SAMSON RAPHAEL HIRSCH ONE OF THE FOUNDERS OF MODERN ORTHODOX JUDAISM AND A WORLD RENOWN SCHOLAR.
EN4 4238 PIECES AND POTIFICATIONS MAILER, NORMAN VICTOR LOWENSTEIN STORIES ABOUT LIBIDO AND GLUTTONY, CHARACTER OF STYLE AND THE MYSTERY OF THE ELECTRICITY OF PERSONALITY.
EN4 4243 LEVITATION FIVE FICTIONS OZICK, CYNTHIA JANE N. WEISS THESE FIVE STORIES DEAL WITH LEVITATION, HALLUCINATION, TRANSFORMATION AND EVEN THE 'THWACK OF INFATUATION.'
EN4 4246 KING SOLOMON ROMAIN, GARY  NAOMI RABER WEALTHY, A FORMER CLOTHING MERCHANT, BECOMES OBSESSED WITH THE PARISIAN TELEPHONE COUNSELING SERVICE HE RUNS.
EN4 4247 HAVEN: THE DRAMATIC STORY OF 1,000 WORLD WAR II REFUGEES AND HOW THEY CAME TO AMERICA GRUBER, RUTH (null) THE AUTHOR WAS SENT TO EUROPE IN 1944 TO BRING 1,000 REFUGEES (MOSTLY JEWISH, BUT ALSO PROTESTANT, CATHOLIC AND GREEK ORTHODOX) TO THE UNITED STATES AS 'GUESTS' OF THE GOVERNMENT, BY THE SPECIAL ORDER OF PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT. GRUBER RECOUNTS THE HARROWING EXPERIENCES OF THESE REFUGEES AND THEIR STRUGGLE TO FIGHT DEPORTATION.
EN4 4253 SUMMER IN WILLIAMSBURG FUCHS, DANIEL (null) THE HUMOROUS STORY OF A BROOKLYN APARTMENT BUILDING AND ITS INHABITANTS DURING THE 1930S.
EN4 4254 ENTRANCE TO THE ZOHAR THE KEY TO THE PORTALS OF JEWISH MYSTICISM ASHLAG, YEHUDA, RABBI EDITH PERMAN THIS GIFTED TEACHER UNLOCKS THE DOORS TO THE KABBALAH FOR THE BEGINNER.
EN4 4255 LETTERS OF KARL MARX PADOVER, SAUL K. ALYCE DOMENITZ THE 46-YEAR CORRESPONDENCE OF THE FATHER OF MODERN COMMUNISM, SHOWING HIS EVER-BELLIGERENT SPIRIT.
EN4 4258 GUARD YOUR TONGUE A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO THE LAWS OF GOSSIP PLISKIN, ZELIG IRVING W KRAMER A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO THE LAWS OF GOSSIP AND SLANDER BASED ON THE WORKS OF RABBI YISROEL MEIR HAKOHEN ALSO KNOWN AS THE CHOFETZ CHAYIM.
EN4 4259 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 9 CULI, YAAKOV, RABBI (null) DEALS WITH THE BUILDING OF THE SANCTUARY IN THE PORTIONS OF TERUMAH, TETZAVEH, AND KI-THISA (EXODUS 25:1-31:37).
EN4 4271 IN THE LAND OF ISRAEL OZ, AMOS BESS POBINER OZ SHARES HIS CONVERSATIONS WITH JEWS AND ARABS LIVING IN ISRAEL ON A RANGE OF IDEOLOGICAL AND MORAL QUESTIONS.
EN4 4272 LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL LE CARRE, JOHN EVELYN GODMAN AN ACTION-PACKED SPY THRILLER SET IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
EN4 4273 ZHENIA'S CHILDHOOD PAASTERNAK, BORIS E. BAUM THIS IS A BOOK OF FOUR STORIES. THE TITLE STORY IS A SENSITIVE PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG GIRL. ILTRATTO DI APELLE IS RIBALD AND CYNICAL. LETTERS FROM TULA AND AERIEL ROUTES ARE SET IN RUSSIA, EXPLORING THE NEW REVOLUTIONARY ORDER, THE NEED FOR INTEGRITY AND CONFLICTS OF PERSONAL LOYALTIES AND SOCIAL DEMANDS.
EN4 4275 TEMPLE GREENFIELD, ROBERT BETTY WIENER A FICTIONAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF PAULIE BINDEL, A HARVARD GRADUATE SCHOOL DROPOUT, WHO MAY REJECT THE RITUALS, BUT DOES NOT BETRAY THE SOUL OF HIS JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 4276 FREUD AND MAN'S SOUL BETTELHEIM, BRUNO T. SHERBER ITS MOST POTENT, THOUGH TAUT THEME IS THE NOSTALGIA FOR THE VIENNA OF HIS EARLY LIFE. BETTELHEIM WAS BORN THERE IN 1903 INTO A MIDDLE-CLASS, ASSIMILATED JEWISH FAMILY, ABOUT HALF A CENTURY AFTER FREUD, WHOSE ORIGINS WERE VERY SIMILAR, AND HE SAYS THAT THE CULTURE IN WHICH HE WAS REARED HAD NOT CHANGED VERY MUCH.
EN4 4281 GOLEM SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS (null) SINGER RETELLS THE LEGEND OF THE GOLEM, THE CLAY GIANT WHO AIDED THE JEWS IN THEIR TIME OF NEED. THE STORY IS SET IN THE OLD PICTURESQUE CITY OF PRAGUE, IN THE TIME WHEN THE GREAT KABBALIST RABBI LOEW (THE MAHARAL) WAS CHIEF RABBI.
EN4 4286 AGE OF WONDER APPELFELD, AHARON PENNY WOLFE THIS NOVEL DEALS WITH THE HOLOCAUST OBLIQUELY THROUGH ITS EFFECT ON POTENTIAL VICTIMS.
EN4 4287 ADMIRABLE WOMAN COHEN, ARTHUR A. HERBERT L. MORGENROTH A NOVEL ABOUT ERIKA HERTZ, BASED ON THE CHARACTER OF HANNAH ARENDT, ABOUT AN INTELLECTUAL WOMAN WHO IS A WRITER, PHILOSOPHER, AND HISTORIAN. ALTHOUGH ERIKA CLAIMS THAT HER INTELLECT IS CENTRAL, SHE ADMITS ON HER DEATHBED THAT HER LIFE WAS SHAPED BY PASSION.
EN4 4289 GRAUEL GRAUEL, JOHN S., REVEREND B. JUSTER THIS METHODIST MINISTER WHO WAS A MEMBER OF THE EXODUS OF '47 CREW, THE ONLY NON-JEW AND NON-REFUGEE AMONG 4,500 PASSENGERS ON A SHIP BUILT TO HOLD 600. A MEMBER OF THE HAGGANAH, JOHN THE PRIEST, AS HE IS KNOWN IN JERUSALEM, DEEPLY BELIEVES THAT THE DEMISE OF ISRAEL WOULD BE THE DEATH KNELL OF CIVILIZATION.
EN4 4290 SEASON OF DELIGHT GREENBERG, JOANNE E. ADEN THIS ONE IS ABOUT A MIDDLE-AGED JEWISH MOTHER WHOSE SON HAS JOINED THE HARE KRISHNAS AND WHOSE DAUGHTER IS OBSESSIVELY INVOLVED IN THE WOMEN'S MOVEMENT IN CALIFORNIA. SHE HAS FOUND MEANING FOR HER OWN LIFE AS A VOLUNTEER IN THE LOCAL FIRE-AND-RESCUE SQUAD, AND IN HER FAITH AND HER COMMUNITY.
EN4 4292 BEN-GURION PROPHET OF FIRE KURZMAN, DAN (null) TEN YEARS AFTER HIS DEATH, THIS IS THE FIRST BIOGRAPHY OF THE POLISH JEW WHO MIDWIFED ISRAEL'S REBIRTH AND BECAME ITS FIRST PRIME MINISTER. MIXING THE INTIMATE WITH THE POLITICAL, THE AUTHOR DOCUMENTS HOW FAMILY AND FRIENDS WERE SACRIFICED TO MAINTAIN THE STATE AND PERSONAL POWER. A REPELLENT PORTRAIT OF ONE OF ISRAEL'S HEROES.
EN4 4296 ART AND ADOR OZICK, CYNTHIA E. GERSTEIN A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS INCLUDED IN WHAT ONE CRITIC HAS CALLED "NOT YOUR TYPICAL COLLECTION," THE WORK OF "A RABBI, FEMINIST AND DISCIPLE OF HENRY JAMES."
EN4 4300 INTERRUPTED LIFE THE DIARIES OF ETTY HILLESUM, 1941-1943 HILLESUM, ETTY SHIRLEY KALB AN INTENSE AND INSPIRING JOURNAL CHRONICLING TWO YEARS IN THE LIFE OF A 27 YEAR-OLD JEWISH WOMAN UNDER NAZI OCCUPATION IN HOLLAND. THE AUTHOR DIED IN AUSCHWITZ IN 1943.
EN4 4302 SAMSON RAPHAEL HIRSCH ON EXODUS HIRSCH, SAMSON RAPHAEL RABBI STANLEY R BRAV COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND BOOK OF THE TORAH BY THE LATE-NINETEENTH CENTURY GERMAN RABBI AND SCHOLAR WHO WAS ONE OF THE FOUNDERS OF MODERN ORTHODOX JUDAISM.
EN4 4311 ELLIS ISLAND STEWART, FRED MUSTARD KAREN LANDSMAN FIVE YOUNG IMMIGRANTS ARRIVE AT ELLIS ISLAND IN 1907 AND FIND THEIR LIVES DRAMATICALLY INTERTWINED IN THE COUNTRY TO THE FUTURE OF WHICH THEY WILL CONTRIBUTE.
EN4 4312 HIM WITH HIS FOOT IN HIS MOUTH BELLOW, SAUL FLORA SHERBER FIVE STORIES BY THE NOTED AMERICAN-JEWISH WRITER. MOST FEATURE THE SAME TYPE OF PROTAGONIST, A JEWISH INTELLECTUAL AND LOVER OF THE ARTS FROM A TOUGH IMMIGRANT BACKGROUND. THE NARRATIVE DEALS WITH UNIVERSALS, AND SHEDS LIGHT ON SUCH QUESTIONS AS THE 'PROFOUND PHILOSOPHICAL DISSONANCE OF MODERN LIFE.'
EN4 4326 TORAH ANTHOLOGY (ME'AM LO'EZ). VOL. 10 MAGRISO, YITZCHOK, RABBI (null) THIS VOLUME OF COMMENTARY COVERS THE TORAH PORTIONS KI-THISA, VAYAK'HEL AND PEKUDEI (EXODUS 31:18-40:38) BEGINNING WITH MOSES' DESCENT FROM MT. SINAI WITH THE TEN COMMANDMENTS.
EN4 4328 LIGHT BEYOND ADVENTURES IN HASIDIC THOUGHT KAPLAN, ARYEH, RABBI IRVING W. KRAMER M.D. KAPLAN EXPLORES MAJOR QUESTIONS OF JEWISH PHILOSOPHY THROUGH THE LENS OF HASIDIC AND KABALISTIC TRADITIONS.
EN4 4333 PROPHET OUTCAST TROTSKY, 1929-1940 DEUTSCHER, ISAAC FAITH GARFIELD, RICA ZWEIBEL & FLO COGAN THIS VOLUME OF DEUTSCHER'S BIOGRAPHY OF LEON TROTSKY COVERS THE PERIOD FROM TROTSKY'S BANISHMENT FROM THE SOVIET UNION IN 1929 TO HIS MURDER IN MEXICO IN 1940. IT DETAILS HIS FAMILY LIFE AND HIS STRUGGLES WITH STALIN.
EN4 4335 GYM SHOES AND IRISES SIEGEL, DANNY ESTELLE I. SILVERMAN SIEGEL USES EXAMPLES TO ILLUSTRATE THE CONCEPT OF CHARITY.
EN4 4344 FATHERS AND CHILDREN STAMPFER, JUDAH ROCHELLE BORDWIN THIS NOVEL, SPANNING RUSSIA, POLAND AND AMERICA, CHRONICLES THREE GENERATIONS OF A JEWISH FAMILY.
EN4 4355 ZAKHOR JEWISH HISTORY AND JEWISH MEMORY YERUSHALMI, YOSEF HAYIM (null) IN THIS WORK OF HISTORIOGRAPHY YERUSHALMI EXPLORES THE MEANING AND USES OF 'HISTORY' IN JEWISH IDENTITY AND COMMUNITY.
EN4 4356 HALAKHIC MAN SOLOVEITCHIK, JOSEPH B., RABBI EVE HABERMAN THIS WORK PRESENTS RABBI SOLOVEITCHIK'S UNDERSTANDING OF THE CENTRALITY OF HALACHA (JEWISH LAW) IN JEWISH LIFE.
EN4 4357 AMONG LIONS THE DEFINITIVE ACCOUNT OF THE 1967 BATTLE FOR JERUSALEM MOSKIN, J. ROBERT MARILYN GOLDBERG AN ACCOUNT BY A JOURNALIST OF THE BATTLE FOR JERUSALEM DURING THE SIX-DAY WAR OF 1967.
EN4 4361 HERITAGE CIVILIZATION AND THE JEWS EBAN, ABBA ADELINE MAREMONT THIS COMPANION VOLUME TO THE PUBLIC TELEVISION SERIES OF THE SAME NAME, TRACES OVER 4,000 YEARS OF JEWISH HISTORY.
EN4 4362 TRANSFER AGREEMENT BLACK, EDWIN FREDA MELTZER BLACK CHRONICLES THE SECRET PACT OF 1933 BETWEEN THE THIRD REICH AND JEWISH PALESTINE. THIS PACT ALLOWED 60,000 JEWS TO EMIGRATE WITH THEIR ASSETS INTACT IN EXCHANGE FOR AN END TO JEWISH LED ANTI-NAZI BOYCOTTS.
EN4 4363 THIS BURNING HARVEST GOLDREICH, GLORIA RITA KING    THIS NOVEL CONTINUES THE STORY, BEGUN IN 'THIS PROMISED LAND,' OF A FAMILY'S MIGRATION TO AND STRUGGLE IN PALESTINE.
EN4 4365 LEAD PENCIL STORIES AND SKTECHES BOTWINIK, BERL (null) THESE 20 SHORT STORIES AND SKETCHES DEPICT THE JEWISH IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE OF THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY. BOTWINIK WAS A WRITER FOR 'THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD.'
EN4 4368 POLITICS OF RESCUE THE ROOSEVELT ADMINSTRATION AND THE HOLOCAUST FEINGOLD, HENRY L. JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN FEINGOLD CHRONICLES THE ROOSEVELT ADMINISTRATION'S RESPONSE TO THE HOLOCAUST FROM 1938 TO 1945.
EN4 4386 JEWS OF WARSAW, 1939-1943 GHETTO, UNDERGROUND, REVOLT GUTMAN, YISRAEL FAY COHEN    A PARTICIPANT AND HISTORIAN CHRONICLES THE JEWS OF THE WARSAW GHETTO FROM THE START OF WORLD WAR II UNTIL THEIR UPRISING AND REVOLT IN APRIL AND MAY 1943.
EN4 4393 RABIIS AND WIVES GRADE, CHAIM SUSAN WOLMAN STORIES ABOUT PEOPLE WITH PASSIONS, TENSIONS AND CONSCIENCES LIKE OURS, PEOPLE STRUGGLING TO RECONCILE PIETY AND MODERNITY.
EN4 4394 WIDOWS DORFMAN, ARIEL CORINNE SHAFTEL THIS IS A NOVEL ABOUT THE CITIZENS 'DISAPPEARED' BY THEIR OWN GOVERNMENTS IN CHILE AND OTHER SOUTH AMERICAN COUNTRIES.
EN4 4396 PERSONAL IMPRESSIONS BERLIN, ISAIAH;HARD, HENRY, ED. SANDERS, ROSE DORSAY & JACK SANDERS THIS COLLECTION OF ESSAYS BY BERLIN EXAMINES 13 IMPORTANT TWENTIETH CENTURY FIGURES, INCLUDING FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT, WINSTON CHURCHILL, CHAIM WEIZMANN AND FELIX FRANKFURTER. WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY NOEL ANNAN.
EN4 4400 SUICIDE MURDERS ENGEL, HOWARD SARAH G. BAKER THIS MYSTERY FOLLOWS A JEWISH PRIVATE DETECTIVE AS HE TRIES TO PROVE THAT A SUPPOSED SUICIDE WAS ACTUALLY A MURDER.
EN4 4402 SEVEN GOOD YEARS AND OTHER STORIES PERETZ, I. L. MARION HARRIS FOR AGES EIGHT TO TWELVE, THIS BOOK CONTAINS TEN SHORT STORIES SET IN EASTERN EUROPE. ORIGINALLY WRITTEN BY I. L. PERETZ, THE STORIES ARE HERE RETOLD BY ESTHER HAUTZIG.
EN4 4406 REST OF US BIRMINGHAM, STEPHEN (null) THIS IS A HISTORY, WRITTEN IN NARRATIVE STYLE, OF THE IMMIGRATION OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS TO THE UNITED STATES BETWEEN 1882 AND 1915.
EN4 4408 CRESCENT CITY PLAIN, BELVA EVE HABERMAN THIS NOVEL DEPICTS 19TH-CENTURY NEW ORLEANS THROUGH THE EYES OF A YOUNG JEWISH WOMAN UPROOTED FROM HER NATIVE GERMANY.
EN4 4409 BECH IS BACK UPDIKE, JOHN DR. IRVING KRAMER THIS NOVEL CONTINUES UPDIKE'S CHRONICLING OF THE LIFE OF HIS CHARACTER HARRY BECH, A JEWISH AMERICAN WRITER.
EN4 4413 FROM DREYFUS TO VICHY THE TRANSFORMATION OF FRENCH JEWRY HYMAN, PAULA BILLIE BERNSTEIN AN ANALYSIS OF THE POLITICAL, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL FORCES AFFECTING THE STATUS OF JEWS IN FRANCE FROM THE END OF THE DREYFUS AFFAIR IN 1906 TO 1939. WITH THE INFLUX OF JEWS FROM EASTERN EUROPE AFTER 1906, GENERAL FRENCH ACCEPTANCE OF JEWS RADICALLY DECLINED.
EN4 4415 ESCAPE FROM SOBIBOR RASHKE, RICHARD KAREN LANDSMAN RASHKE PRESENTS THE HISTORY OF THE REVOLT AND ESCAPE OF 600 JEWS FROM SOBIBOR, A NAZI DEATH-CAMP.
EN4 4422 OUR GANG JOSELIT, JENNA WEISSMAN ARLENE RICHARDS A SOCIOLOGICAL STUDY OF JEWISH CRIMINALS IN THE UNITED STATES IN THE EARLY PART OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 4423 IN THE STORM ALEICHEM, SHOLOM (null) THIS NOVEL, SET IN A SMALL RUSSIAN TOWN UNDER CZARIST RULE, FOLLOWS SEVERAL FAMILIES THROUGH SITUATIONS OF TRAGEDY AND TRIUMPH.
EN4 4430 LATE DIVORCE YEHOSHUA, A. B. ADELE STEIN  THIS NOVEL OF NINE DAYS IN THE LIFE OF THE TURBULENT KAMINKA FAMILY ALSO SERVES AS AN ALLEGORY FOR THE MODERN ISRAELI CONDITION AS UNDERSTOOD BY THE AUTHOR.
EN4 4431 MY PEOPLE - VOL I ABBA EBAN'S HISTORY OF THE JEWS. BAMBERGER, DAVID (null) ABBA EBAN'S HISTORY OF THE JEWS AS ADAPTED FOR A YOUNG AUDIENCE BY DAVID BRAMBERGER.
EN4 4432 MY PEOPLE VOL.2 BAMBERGER, DAVID DR. IRVING W. KRAMER THIS IS ABBA EBAN'S HISTORY OF THE JEWS AS ADAPTED FOR A YOUNG AUDIENCE BY DAVID BAMBERGER.
EN4 4434 WAR AND PEACE IN THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS FERGUSON, JOHN ELAYNE BERNSTEIN THIS STUDY EXAMINES THE DIFFERENT ATTITUDES TOWARDS WAR AND PEACE AMONG THE FOLLOWING MAJOR RELIGIONS: CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM, ZOROASTRIANISM, HINDUISM JAINISM, SIKHISM, BUDDHISM, CONFUCIANISM, TAOISM, SHINTO AND ISLAM.
EN4 4438 ALMOST PARADISE ISAACS, SUSAN (null) THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS THE LIVES AND MARRIAGE OF TWO PEOPLE FROM VERY DIFFERENT BACKGROUNDS.
EN4 4439 EVE THE HISTORY OF AN IDEA PHILLIPS, J. A. CAROL LOWENSTEIN PHILLIPS HAS COMPILED VISIONS OF EVE FROM RABBIS, CHURCH FATHERS, PROTESTANT REFORMERS, POETS AND PAINTERS.
EN4 4441 ALMOST FAMILY HOFFMAN, ROY LUCILLE JACOBS PORTRAIT OF THE LONG RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A JEWISH ALABAMA WOMAN AND THE BLACK WOMAN SHE EMPLOYS.
EN4 4442 NIGHTMARE YEARS 1930-1940 20TH CENTURY JOURNEY, VOL. II SHIRER, WILLIAM L. SHEILA CHAETS A JOURNALIST, WHO BEGAN HIS CAREER AS AN AMERICAN OVERSEAS RADIO CORRESPONDENT, GIVES A FIRST-HAND ACCOUNT OF THE EARLY DAYS OF THE NAZI RISE TO POWER AND THE EVENTS THAT LED TO THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 4444 LEGACY FAST, HOWARD LUCILLE KAHN THIS IS THE FOURTH INSTALLMENT IN FAST'S SAGA OF THE LAVETTE FAMILY OF SAN FRANCISCO, CHRONICLING THEIR PARTICIPATION IN THE TURMOIL OF THE 1960S. THE FIRST THREE BOOKS ARE 'THE IMMIGRANTS', 'SECOND GENERATION' AND 'THE ESTABLISHMENT'.
EN4 4448 HOW TO RUN A TRADITIONAL JEWISH HOUSEHOLD GREENBERG, BLU M. FRIEDMAN & P. KRAVITZ GREENBERG, A MODERN ORTHODOX FEMINIST THINKER, GIVES A DETAILED GUIDE TO ORTHODOX OBSERVANCE.
EN4 4449 MARGIN OF HOPE HOWE, IRVING MIRIAM BLOSVERN HOWE'S MEMOIR EXPLORES A RANGE OF TOPICS, INCLUDING LITERARY INFLUENCES AND RADICALISM FROM THE 1930S TO THE TIME OF THE PUBLICATION OF THIS BOOK IN 1982.
EN4 4451 JEWISH ETHICS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY RITTNER, STEVEN SCHEIRING, NANCY A HIGH SCHOOL TEXTBOOK ON ETHICS FOR JEWISH RELIGIOUS SCHOOL STUDENTS. INCLUDES DISCUSSIONS OF GOD, PRAYER AND INTERPERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS.
EN4 4456 SOMEDAY THE RABBI WILL LEAVE KEMELMAN, HARRY CELIIA C BELFROM RABBI DAVID SMALL IS CONFRONTED WITH A CRIME WHICH HE SOLVES WITH HIS EXPERTISE IN JEWISH LAW. PART OF KEMELMAN'S SERIES OF 'RABBI' MYSTERIES.
EN4 4458 WORLD IS A ROOM AMICHAI, YEHUDA (null) THESE TEN SHORT STORIES BY THE ISRAELI POET FOCUS ON RELATIONSHIPS AND MEANING.
EN4 4459 JEWISH WRITINGS FROM DOWN UNDER KALECHOFSKY, R.;KALECHOFSKY, R. RUBELLE SCHAFFER AN ANTHOLOGY OF WORKS BY JEWISH WRITERS FROM AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND.
EN4 4461 UNNATURAL ALLIANCE ISRAEL AND SOUTH AFRICA ADAMS, JAMES SILVIA MORENSTEIN PUBLISHED IN 1984, THIS BOOK CRITICALLY ANALYZES THE STRENGTHENING OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ISRAEL AND THE APARTHEID SOUTH AFRICA OF THAT TIME.
EN4 4463 RAV SPEAKS SOLOVEITCHIK, JOSEPH B., RABBI ANITA LIEF LEVINE TRANSCRIPTS OF FIVE SPEECHES DELIVERED BY RABBI SOLOVEITCHIK AT MIZRACHI CONVENTIONS IN ISRAEL BETWEEN 1962 AND 1967.
EN4 4465 HITLER'S WAR AGAINST THE JEWS ALTSCHULER, DAVID (null) A YOUNG READER'S VERSION OF 'THE WAR AGAINST THE JEWS: 1933-1945'. BY LUCY S. DAWIDOWICZ
EN4 4477 VENGEANCE THE TRUE STORY OF AN ISRAELI COUNT JONAS, GEORGE RICHARD HANAU THE INSIDE STORY OF A SERIES OF MURDERS COMMITTED BY AGENTS OF THE ISRAELI SECRET SERVICE IN REVENGE FOR THE SLAUGHTER OF 11 ISRAELI ATHLETES AT THE MUNICH OLYMPICS IN 1972.
EN4 4490 ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH MYSTICISM BEN ZION, RAPHAEL DR. IRVING W. KRAMER A KABALISTIC TEXT WHICH ENABLES THE VIEWER TO EXAMINE THAT WHICH IS NEAR BUT NONETHELESS CONCEALED.
EN4 4496 TORAH ANTHOLOGY ME'AM LO'EZ. VOL. 11 MAGRISO, YITZCHOK, RABBI ROBERTA & SIMON POLLACK THIS VOLUME PRESENTS TEXT AND COMMENTARY FOR THE BOOK OF LEVITICUS (VA-YIKRA).
EN4 4499 NUREMBURG TRIAL TUSA, ANN;TULSA, JOHN (null) A NARRATIVE HISTORY OF THE NAZI WAR CRIMINALS' TRIAL.
EN4 4506 NIGHT SKY FRANCIS, CLARE MILDRED FRIDUSS, ADA GROSS, RICA ZWEIBEL THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS THREE PEOPLE, ONE CARRYING SECRETS TO ENGLAND, TRYING TO ESCAPE FROM FRANCE DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 4507 ANATOMY LESSON ROTH, PHILIP (null) ROTH'S MAIN CHARACTER, ZUCKERMAN, STRUGGLES WITH PHYSICAL DETERIORATION, MIDDLE AGE AND WRITER'S BLOCK.
EN4 4510 THIEVES IN THE NIGHT CHRONICLE OF AN EXPERIMENT KOESTLER, ARTHUR STANLEY KIRSCH THIS NOVEL DEPICTS LIFE IN PALESTINE BETWEEN 1937 AND 1939. THE CENTRAL CHARACTER STRUGGLES WITH HIS DUAL IDENTITY AS AN ENGLISHMAN AND A JEW.
EN4 4511 TRIANGLES GELLER, RUTH RITA KING    THIS NOVEL FOCUSES ON A WOMAN COMING TO TERMS WITH HER JEWISH HERITAGE AND HIGHLIGHTS CONCERNS WITH SUCH ISSUES AS NONVIOLENCE, MOTHERING AND INDIVIDUAL FREEDOM.
EN4 4512 BEN GURION AND THE PALESTINIAN ARABS TEVETH, SHABTAI (null) TEVETH FOLLOWS THE HISTORICAL TRAJECTORY FROM BEN-GURION'S 1906 PLAN FOR PEACEFUL CO-EXISTENCE BETWEEN JEWS AND PALESTINIANS TO JEWISH-PALESTINIAN WAR.
EN4 4517 LET'S HEAR IT FOR A BEAUTIFUL GUY FRIEDMAN, BRUCE JAY CORINNE K. KLAFTER THIS COLLECTION OF FRIEDMAN SHORT STORIES FOCUSES ON LIFE IN URBAN AMERICA.
EN4 4518 LEGENDS OF THE BIBLE GINZBERG, LOUIS DR. IRVING W. KRAMER LEGENDARY BACKGROUND OF THE SIGNIFICANT PERSONS AND EVENTS IN THE BIBLE.
EN4 4521 LESSONS IN ETHICAL AND MORAL LIVING COLODNER, SOLOMON, DR. DR. SOLOMON COLODNER COLODNER ADDRESSES ISSUES OF ETHICS AND MORALS INCLUDING FRIENDSHIP, PEACE, LIFESTYLE AND HEALTH.
EN4 4526 KABBALAH CONNECTION AN OPENING TO THE GATES OF JEWISH MYSTICISM BERG, PHILIP S., DR. DR. IRVING W KRAMER THE HISTORY OF THE SECRECY OF KABBALAH AND ITS EVENTUAL ACCESSIBILITY TO THE NON-JEW.
EN4 4529 PERIODIC TABLE LEVI, PRIMO CORINNE SHAFTEL LEVI'S MEMOIR IS ARRANGED IN 21 CHAPTERS NAMED AFTER THE ELEMENTS OF THE PERIODIC TABLE. HE DISCUSSES A WIDE RANGE OF LIFE EVENTS, INCLUDING HIS SEARCH FOR IDENTITY IN ADOLESCENCE AND WAITING FOR DEPORTATION TO AUSCHWITZ.
EN4 4530 JEW SUSS FEUCHTWANGER, LION BETTY WEINER A NOVEL OF THE RISE OF A JEW, JOSEPH SUSS, A FINANCIAL AND POLITICAL GENIUS WHO FORSAKES HIS HERITAGE BUT CANNOT ESCAPE HIS JEWISH TIES.
EN4 4534 TO THE TENTH GENERATION KASHNER, RITA GOLDBERGER, AMY AN OUTCAST ACCORDING TO ANCIENT JEWISH LAW, DANI ON REACHING MANHOOD MUST FACE THE CHALLENGE OF PERILOUS MILITARY SERVICE AND LOVE FOR A WOMAN WHO IS FORBIDDEN TO HIM.
EN4 4536 HAJ URIS, LEON EVELYN GODMAN AN HISTORICAL NOVEL SET IN PRE-JEWISH STATEHOOD PALESTINE, FOCUSING ON FAMILIES STRUGGLING WITH THE CONFLICTS BETWEEN JEWS AND PALESTINIANS. © 1984
EN4 4538 EXODUS AND REVOLUTION WALZER, MICHAEL SHIRLEY KALB A POLITICAL SCIENTIST EXAMINES THE BOOK OF EXODUS AND COMPARES IT TO OTHER REVOLUTIONS.
EN4 4539 GERMAN JEW A SYNTHESIS OF JUDAISM AND WESTERN BACH, H. I. CLARA LINN SPECTOR A HISTORY OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF JEWISH THOUGHT WITHIN GERMAN SOCIETY. THIS WORK WAS LEFT UNFINISHED AT THE TIME OF BACH'S DEATH IN 1977, AND WAS COMPLETED BY DAVID GOLDSHEIN, LOUIS JACOBS AND VIVIAN KIPMAN.
EN4 4540 MY MOTHER GOLDA MEIR A SON'S EVOCATION OF LIFE WITH GOLA MEIR MEIR, MENAHEM VARIOUS A BIOGRAPHY OF GOLDA MEIR, PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL FROM 1969 TO 1974, BY HER SON.
EN4 4541 ZOHAR, THE. VOL. II SIMON, HARRY;SPERLING, MAURICE DR. IRVING KRAMER THIS IS AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE PRIMARY TEXT FOR THE STUDY OF KABBALAH. IT IS ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF A BIBLICAL COMMENTARY.
EN4 4546 WHY CHOOSE JUDAISM? NEW DIMENSIONS OF JEWISH OUTREACH BELIN, DAVID HERBERT M. WEISBERG AN EXPLORATION OF THE UNIQUENESS OF JUDAISM.
EN4 4553 FINAL ENTRIES 1945 THE DIARIES OF JOSEPH GOEBBELS TREVOR-ROPER, HUGH, ED. DORIS WEINBERG THE DIARY ENTRIES OF JOSEPH GOEBBELS, NAZI PROPAGANDA MINISTER, IN HIS FINAL YEAR.
EN4 4555 DIASPORA AN INQUIRY INTO THE CONTEMPORARY JEWISH WORLD SACHAR, HOWARD M. FREDA MELTZER THE AUTHOR, A HISTORIAN OF THE CONTEMPORARY JEWISH AND MIDDLE EASTERN SCENE, BRINGS TOGETHER HIS MANY YEARS OF RESEARCH.
EN4 4559 BEST OF OLOMEINU SHABBOS AND OTHER STORIES. BOOK 2 FRUCHTER, YAAKOV, RABBI LILLIAN VENGER TWENTY STORIES FROM THE CHILDREN'S MAGAZINE, 'OLOMEINU', INCLUDING 'SHABBOS IN THE DEATH CAMPS,' 'INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF RASHI' AND ' A TRUE STORY ABOUT THE MASHIACH.'
EN4 4561 LIBERAL JUDAISM BOROWITZ, EUGENE B. HERMINE KATZ PUBLISHED IN 1984, BOROWITZ' BOOK PRESENTS THE REFORM MOVEMENT'S UNDERSTANDING OF A WIDE RANGE OF ISSUES.
EN4 4562 YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE IN WHO'S WHO TO KNOW WHAT'S WHAT LEVENSON, SAM (null) THIS COLLECTION GATHERS TOGETHER AMERICAN JEWISH FOLK HUMOR.
EN4 4567 LIVES OF RACHEL GROSS, JOEL RITA LEVINE  COVERING A THOUSAND YEARS, THIS BOOK CHRONICLES THE STORIES OF FIVE WOMEN, EACH NAMED RACHEL.
EN4 4568 LIGHT ANOTHER CANDLE THE STORY AND MEANING OF HANUKKAH CHAIKEN, MIRIAM ADELE HOCHBAUM IN THE FIRST HALF OF THIS CHILDREN'S BOOK, CHAIKEN EXPLAINS THE HANUKKAH STORY. IN THE SECOND PART SHE DESCRIBES A VARIETY OF MODERN WAYS THAT JEWS OBSERVE THE HOLIDAY.
EN4 4572 I LOVE PASSOVER HIRSH, MARILYN LAURA SPERBER A LITTLE GIRL TELLS THE STORY OF PASSOVER WHILE HELPING HER MOTHER TO PREPARE THE FEAST FOR THE FIRST SEDER.
EN4 4591 SPECIAL COUNSEL CHARNEY, LEON H. EDITH GIFFORDS THE AUTHOR SHARES HIS EXPERIENCES AND OBSERVATIONS AS 'UNOFFICIAL LIAISON' BETWEEN ISRAEL AND THE UNITED STATES, PARTICULARLY DURING THE NEGOTIATIONS FOR THE 1979 EGYPTIAN-ISRAELI PEACE TREATY.
EN4 4592 FIFTH HEAVEN EYTAN, RACHEL (null) THIS NOVEL IS SET IN A HOME FOR REFUGEE AND UNWANTED CHILDREN IN PRE-STATEHOOD PALESTINE. IT WON THE BRENNER PRIZE FOR LITERATURE.
EN4 4593 OUTSIDER FAST, HOWARD B. FOERDER, R. WEINBERG, M. LOEB THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS THE LIFE OF RABBI DAVID HARTMAN, FROM HIS PRESENCE AT THE LIBERATION OF DACHAU, THROUGH 30 YEARS OF CONGREGATIONAL WORK IN THE UNITED STATES
EN4 4594 ZOHAR, THE. VOL. 5 SPERLING, HARRY;SIMON, MAURICE DR. IVING W. KRAMER ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF A COMMENTARY ON THE BIBLE, IT IS THE ONLY COMPLETE ENGLISH RENDERING OF THE ZOHAR.
EN4 4598 EAGLE IN THE SKY SMITH, WILBUR DR. IRVING W. KRAMER THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS PLAYBOY DAVID IN HIS PURSUIT OF DEBRA.
EN4 4603 INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM AND THE JEWISH HOME SYME, DANIEL B., RABBI (null) AN OUTLINE ON WHAT IT MEANS TO 'DO JEWISHLY' ALSO PROVIDING THE STUDENT WITH HISTORICAL BACKGROUNDS ON THE VARIOUS LAWS AND OBSERVANCES IN THE JEWISH RELIGION.
EN4 4605 INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM A COURSE OUTLINE EINSTEIN, STEPHEN J.;KUKOFF, LYDIA DR. IRVING W. KRAMER A VOLUME DESIGNED TO ACQUAINT THE READER WITH A WIDE VARIETY OF JEWISH PRACTICES. IT COVERS RITUALS, LIFE-CYCLE OBSERVANCES, HOME CELEBRATIONS, MUSIC AND COOKING.
EN4 4606 PIONEER JEWS A NEW LIFE IN THE FAR WEST ROCHLIN, HARRIET;ROCHLIN, FRED EDITH FRIEDMAN THE AUTHORS EXPLORE THE INFLUENCE OF JEWS IN THE AMERICAN FAR WEST FROM THE 16TH CENTURY ON.
EN4 4607 SPANISH DOCTOR COHEN, MATT CORINNE KLAFTER A HISTORICAL NOVEL SET IN THE MIDDLE AGES. THROUGH A LIFETIME OF PERSECUTION AND SUFFERING, AVRAM HALEVI, A MARRANO, LEARNS ABOUT REAL LOVE AND THE IMPOSSIBILITY OF DENYING HIS FAITH.
EN4 4613 WHY THE JEWS? THE REASON FOR THE WORLD'S GREATEST HATRED PRAGER, DENNIS;TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH (null) THE AUTHORS STATE THAT IT IS THE JEWISH RELIGION, BASED ON VALUES AND ALLEGIANCES THAT CHALLENGE THOSE OF NON-JEWS, THAT IS THE REASON FOR CENTURIES OF UNIVERSAL HATRED.
EN4 4614 BRANDEIS AND FRANKFURTER BAKER, LEONARD (null) AN ACCOUNT OF TWO CLOSE FRIENDS AND SUPREME COURT JUSTICES WHO HELPED TO SHAPE MUCH OF AMERICAN LIFE FOR NEARLY HALF A CENTURY. LEONARD BAKER IS A PULITZER PRIZE WINNING AUTHOR.
EN4 4617 BROTHERS A HEBREW LEGEND FREEDMAN, FLORENCE LAURA SPERBER THE AUTHOR RETELLS FOR CHILDREN THE STORY OF JOEL AND DAN, THE SONS OF SETH.
EN4 4619 GOLDKORN TALES EPSTEIN, LESLIE EVELYN LESLIE THIS IS A SERIES OF VARIATIONS ON THE THEMES BEGUN IN 'STEINWAY QUARTET'. THE MAIN CHARACTER HAS BEEN EXPANDED AND THE BOOK COMBINES MELODRAMA WITH MEDITATIONS ON SURVIVAL AND ITS RELATION TO MUSIC.
EN4 4621 MESSIANISM AND MISHNAH TIME AND PLACE IN THE EARLY HALAKH WACHOLDER, BEN ZION DR. IRVING KRAMER THIS IS A LECTURE WHICH EXAMINES THE THEMES, BELIEFS, AND VALUES OF THE MISHNAH REGARDING THE MESSIAH.
EN4 4623 NOT WANTED ON THE VOYAGE FINDLAY, TIMOTHY JOYCE KARP THIS NOVEL IS A RADICAL REVISION OF THE BIBLICAL STORY OF NOAH.
EN4 4624 GOD AND HARVEY GROSBECK MILLSTEIN, GILBERT ISABELLE RUBIN IN THIS NOVEL GOD, PORTRAYED AS A PUERTO RICAN WOMAN, APPEARS TO HARVEY GROSBECK AS HE LIES IN AN INTENSIVE CARE WARD. SHE TAKES HIM ON A TOUR OF HEAVEN, WHICH IS MODELED ON THE TIMES SQUARE SUBWAY STATION.
EN4 4626 INVISIBLE WALLS A GERMAN FAMILY UNDER THE NUREMBURG LAWS HECHT, INGEBORG MILDRED FRIDUSS, ADA GROSS, RICA ZWEIBEL HECHT'S MEMOIR EXPLORES THE SITUATION OF A GERMAN-JEWISH INTERMARRIED FAMILY UNDER THE NUREMBURG LAWS.
EN4 4627 BROTHERHOOD OF MEMORY JEWISH LANDSMANSHAFTN IN THE NEW WORLD WEISSER, MICHAEL R. HELEN DITTUS & RICA ZWEIBEL A STUDY OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS TO NEW YORK WHO REMAINED LARGELY UNASSIMILATED, TRYING TO MAINTAIN LIFE AS THEY HAD KNOWN IT IN EASTERN EUROPEAN SHTETLS.
EN4 4634 NEW DIPLOMACY EBAN, ABBA ELIZABETH KAUFMAN EBAN AGAIN BRINGS HIS WEALTH OF PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE TO THE SUBJECT OF DIPLOMACY AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS IN A MODERN AGE.
EN4 4640 RETREAT APPELFELD, AHARON EVELYN GODMAN THE ISRAELI AUTHOR TAKES HIS READERS TO A REMOTE HOTEL IN AUSTRIA ON THE BRINK OF THE HOLOCAUST. ITS PATRONS ARE ALL JEWS TAKING LESSONS IN ASSIMILATION: HOW TO LOOK, TALK, AND THINK LIKE A GENTILE.
EN4 4643 ANGEL OF ZIN IRVING, CLIFFORD H. DITTUS. MON. R. DORSAY & J. SANDERS THE NOVEL TAKES PLACE IN A NAZI DEATH CAMP AND ATTEMPTS TO ANSWER THE QUESTION: CAN AN INDIVIDUAL RETAIN HIS HUMANITY IN THE FACE OF MONSTROUS, UNTHINKABLE AND PARALYZING EVIL?
EN4 4648 SPECIAL LEGACY AN ORAL HISTORY OF SOVIET JEWISH EMIGREES TO THE U.S. ROTHCHILD, SYLVIA STANLEY KIRSCH THE ORAL HISTORIES OF 178 SOVIET JEWS WHO EMIGRATED TO THE U.S. IN THE 1980'S.
EN4 4651 BLACK BOOK EHRENBURG, ILYA;GROSSMAN, VASILY P.M. APFELBAUM BASED ON DOCUMENTS ASSEMBLED BY RUSSIAN JEWS DURING THE WAR AND SUPPRESSED IN THE SOVIET UNION FOR DECADES, THIS IS A DETAILED ACCOUNT OF THE NAZI DESTRUCTION OF 1.5 MILLION SOVIET JEWS.
EN4 4654 SECRET GROVE COHEN, BARBARA CORINNE SHAFTEL A TALE OF TWO YOUNG BOYS, ONE ISRAELI AND ONE JORDANIAN, WHO MAKE A SECRET PACT. TEACHES YOUNG READERS HOW HATRED CAN BE OVERCOME WHEN CHILDREN REFUSE TO ACCEPT PREJUDICE.
EN4 4655 JEWISH MEDITATION A PRACTICAL GUIDE KAPLAN, ARYEH S. BRAV & RABBI EMERITUS THIS IS A STEP-BY-STEP INTRODUCTION TO THE JEWISH TRADITIONAL METHODS OF MEDITATION THAT WERE PART OF MAINSTREAM JUDAISM UNTIL THE 18TH CENTURY.
EN4 4657 CONCISE CODE OF JEWISH LAW APPEL, GERSION, RABBI DR. IRVING KRAMER THE LAWS FOR THIS FIRST VOLUME INCLUDE A 'GUIDE TO PRAYER' AND 'RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE IN THE DAILY LIFE OF THE JEW.' THE AUTHOR COMPILED THEM FROM THE 'KITZUR SHULHAN ARUCH' AND OTHER TRADITIONAL CODES.
EN4 4658 INFINITE RICHES ROSTEN, LEO SUSAN WINOGRAD THIS SELECTION OF QUOTATIONS RANGE FROM ONE-LINERS TO SOLID PARAGRAPHS. THEY ARE ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY TOPIC AND OFTEN INCLUDE SOURCES.
EN4 4659 INSIDE, OUTSIDE WOUK, HERMAN KAREN LANDSMAN FOR A JEWISH, MIDDLE-AGED ASSISTANT TO PRESIDENT NIXON DURING WATERGATE, LIFE CONSISTS OF THE 'INSIDE' WORLD OF PIETY, CLANNISH JEWS AND OBSERVED TRADITIONS, AND THE 'OUTSIDE' WORLD RIFE WITH ANTI-SEMITISM.
EN4 4660 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 12 MAGRISO, YITZCHOK, RABBI (null) COMMENTARY ON THE CONCLUDING PORTION OF LEVITICUS, WHICH DEALS WITH MORALITY AND ETHICS: FROM BASIC LAWS TO THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF 'LOVING YOUR NEIGHBOR LIKE YOURSELF.' INCLUDES DISCUSSIONS OF JEWISH HOLIDAYS.
EN4 4661 JESUS AND THE PHARISEES BOWKER, JOHN RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV THIS IS A COMPANION TO STUDIES OF THE PHARISEES, IN PARTICULAR TO DISCUSSIONS OF THE PHARISEES AS THEY OCCUR IN THE NEW TESTAMENT. INCLUDED IS A TRANSLATION OF ORIGINAL SOURCE MATERIAL.
EN4 4669 MOSES AND MONOTHEISM FREUD, SIGMUND NANCY SCHIERING A PSYCHOANALYTICAL STUDY OF THE BIBLICAL STORY OF MOSES AS IT IS FOUND IN EXODUS.
EN4 4671 BEING TORAH GRISHAVER, JOEL L.;GOLUB, JANE E. (null) A FIRST BOOK OF TORAH TEXTS FOR SECOND THROUGH FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS TO HELP UNLOCK THEIR OWN DISCOVERED MEANINGS IN THE TORAH.
EN4 4676 BAR MITZVAH, BAT MITZVAH HOW JEWISH BOYS AND GIRLS COME OF AGE METTER, BERT HERBERT WEISBERG THIS BOOK BOTH EXPLORES THE HISTORY BEHIND THE TRADITION AND HELPS PREPARE THE CHILD AND HIS OR HER FAMILY FOR THIS MOMENTOUS OCCASION.
EN4 4681 NIGHTINGALE ALEICHEM, SHOLOM (null) YOSELE THE CANTOR IS ENTICED INTO MARRYING THE SOPHISTICATED PERELE AND LEAVES HIS FIRST LOVE ESTHER. TOO LATE, HE REGRETS HIS CHOICE AND, HEARTBROKEN, HE LOSES HIS 'GOLDEN' VOICE.
EN4 4685 ARROWS OF THE ALMIGHTY BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL RICHARD HANAU THE TRUE STORY OF PAUL FACKENHEIMER, A GERMAN JEW IMPRISONED IN DACHAU, WHO WAS TAKEN BY THE ABWEHR AND TRAINED AS A SPY TO GET MILITARY INTELLIGENCE FROM THE BRITISH IN PALESTINE.
EN4 4690 ON THE THIRD DAY DELAHAYE, MICHAEL HARRIETTE ROSENBERG A THRILLER ABOUT AN AMERICAN JOURNALIST WHO DISCOVERS THAT THE ISRAELIS HAVE UNEARTHED A CRUCIFIED SKELETON WHICH MAY BE THAT OF JESUS.
EN4 4694 FIRST BOOK OF MACCABEES FISCHEL, H.A. SHIRLEY KALB A COMMENTARY ON THE FIRST BOOK OF MACCABEES, WHICH DEALS WITH A CRUCIAL PERIOD IN JEWISH HISTORY: THE UPRISING OF A TINY BAND OF VALIANT MACCABEES AGAINST THE TYRANNY OF THE SYRIAN KINGS.
EN4 4699 BETWEEN WASHINGTON AND JERUSALEM BLITZER, WOLF CLARA LINN SPECTOR THE WASHINGTON BUREAU CHIEF FOR THE 'JERUSALEM POST' PROVIDES INSIGHTS ON FOREIGN POLICY IN THE MIDDLE EAST IN AN ANECDOTAL BUT INFORMATIVE TEXT.
EN4 4701 PEACE AND JUDAISM VARIOUS AUTHORS STANLEY R. BRAV VARIOUS ARTICLES ON JEWS AND NONVIOLENCE INCLUDING THE ROOTS OF JEWISH NONVIOLENCE, JUDAISM AND PEACEMAKING AND JEWISH VIEWS ON CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTORS. INCLUDES AN EXPLICATION OF MARTIN BUBER'S 'COVENANT OF PEACE'.
EN4 4707 GATEWAY TO SELF-KNOWLEDGE PLISKIN, ZELIG, RABBI NANCY SCHIERING A PRACTICAL GUIDE THAT WILL SUPPLY THE READER WITH TOOLS FOR GREATER SELF-AWARENESS. THE AUTHOR EMPHASIZES THAT A PERSON'S CHOICE OF THOUGHTS, WORDS AND BEHAVIORS IS THE KEY TO WHAT HE OR SHE CAN BECOME.
EN4 4713 MODEL CHILDHOOD WOLF, CHRISTA ESTELLE ADEN AS A REMEMBRANCE OF A GERMAN CHILDHOOD IN THE 30'S AND 40'S THIS NOVEL ADDRESSES PAINFUL TIMES AND PROBES FOR THE ANSWER TO DIFFICULT QUESTIONS SUCH AS HOW THE PROTAGONIST COULD KNOW BUT NOT ADMIT WHAT WAS HAPPENING.
EN4 4715 SHARON AN ISRAELI CAESAR BENZIMAN, URI (null) THE AUTHOR EXAMINES SHARON'S MILITARY AND POLITICAL CAREER AND HIS INFLUENCE ON ISRAEL'S HISTORY.
EN4 4720 EXPLORING THE TORAH STERN, SHIRLEY SHIRLEY KALB
EN4 4722 ZOHAR, VOL. 1 SPERLING, H.;SIMON, MAURICE STANLEY R. BRAV ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF A COMMENTARY ON THE BIBLE, THIS IS THE ONLY COMPLETE ENGLISH RENDERING OF THE ZOHAR, THE FUNDAMENTAL RABBINIC WORK ON JEWISH MYSTICISM.
EN4 4723 ZOHAR, VOL. 3 SPERLING;SIMON;LEVERTOFF STANLEY R, BRAV ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF A COMMENTARY ON THE BIBLE, THIS IS THE THIRD VOLUME OF THE ONLY COMPLETE ENGLISH RENDERING OF THE ZOHAR, THE FUNDAMENTAL RABBINIC WORK ON JEWISH MYSTICISM.
EN4 4724 BARBRA STREISAND THE WOMAN, THE MYTH, THE MUSIC CONSIDINE, SHAUN MARGARET ALLEN A CANDID BIOGRAPHY, BASED ON INTERVIEWS WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS, AND COLLEAGUES, TELLS THE UNCENSORED STORY OF THE SINGER AND SHOW BUSINESS PERSONALITY.
EN4 4727 DRY TEARS TEC, NECHAMA BESS POBINER THE AUTHOR RECOUNTS HER JEWISH FAMILY'S EXPERIENCES OF POSING AS CHRISTIANS IN POLAND DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 4729 HER FIRST AMERICAN SEGAL, LORE MULTIPLE THE TENUOUS RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A YOUNG JEWISH IMMIGRANT AND 'HER FIRST AMERICAN', A MIDDLE-AGED AFRICAN AMERICAN WRITER ON THE DECLINE.
EN4 4730 LORI GOLDREICH, GLORIA FRANCES EDELSTEIN THE STORY OF A 16-YEAR-OLD AMERICAN GIRL SUSPENDED FROM SCHOOL AND SENT TO LIVE IN AN AGRICULTURAL COMMUNITY IN ISRAEL.
EN4 4736 FINDING GOD TEN JEWISH RESPONSES SONSINO, RIFAT;SYME, DANIEL B. ELEANOR SCHICK A COMPILATION OF TEN DISTINCT JEWISH THEOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVES AND THE DIFFERENT WAYS JEWS HAVE SPOKEN OF GOD THROUGHOUT HISTORY.
EN4 4737 JEWISH HOLIDAYS A GUIDE AND COMMENTARY STRASSFELD, MICHAEL ADELE STEIN  BLENDING TRADITION AND INNOVATION, THIS GUIDE GIVES EACH HOLIDAY ITS OWN CHAPTER, WITH AN OVERVIEW, A DESCRIPTION OF ITS LAWS AND CUSTOMS AND NEW APPROACHES AND INTERPRETATION.
EN4 4738 JEWISH ETHICS A STUDY GUIDE LOWEN, JOSEPH, ED. SCHIERING, NANCY PART OF THE HADASSAH STUDY SERIES, THIS BOOK CONTAINS ESSAYS ON INTERPERSONAL, MEDICAL, AND POLITICAL ETHICS WRITTEN BY EXPERTS IN EACH FIELD. A SERIES OF QUESTIONS FOLLOWS EACH ESSAY.
EN4 4739 JUST FRIENDS THE ROLE OF FRIENDSHIP IN OUR LIVES RUBIN, LILLIAN (null) A PSYCHOLOGIST EXAMINES THE NATURE OF FRIENDSHIP AND ITS MEANING AND IMPORTANCE.
EN4 4746 CHAMPAGNE BARN LEVINE, NORMAN EDITH FRIEDMAN WRITTEN BETWEEN 1958 AND 1978, THIS COLLECTION OF STORIES CENTERS ON THE SON OF POLISH JEWISH EMIGRANTS TO CANADA. NOW A WRITER LIVING IN ENGLAND, THE PROTAGONIST RELIVES HIS YOUTH THROUGH VISITS TO CANADA.
EN4 4748 PIERRE LAVAL TRAITOR OR PATRIOT? DE CHAMBRUN, RENE (null) ALTHOUGH LAVAL HAS BEEN THE PRIMARY SYMBOL OF VICHY COLLABORATION DURING WORLD WAR II, THE AUTHOR ARGUES THAT LAVAL CONSISTENTLY DELAYED IMPLEMENTATION OF NAZI POLICIES INCLUDING THOSE REGARDING THE JEWS.
EN4 4749 PERFECT PEACE OZ, AMOS ROSALIE ROTTENBACH WHEN A SON WANTS TO LEAVE THE KIBBUTZ WHERE HE HAS BEEN RAISED, A FAMILY IS THROWN INTO AN UPROAR. THE NOVEL EXPLORES THE CONFLICT BETWEEN THOSE WHO DREAMED ABOUT AN IDEAL SOCIETY IN ISRAEL AND THOSE WHO MUST INHERIT WHAT THEY BUILT.
EN4 4751 BEST DEFENSE DERSHOWITZ, ALAN M. JUDITH TESSER THE NOTED DEFENSE ATTORNEY, APPEALS LAWYER AND HARVARD LAW SCHOOL PROFESSOR REVIEWS SOME OF HIS MOST PROVOCATIVE CASES AND SEEKS TO EXPOSE CORRUPTION OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM AND ITS PARTICIPANTS.
EN4 4753 ON REPENTANCE SOLOVEITCHIK, JOSEPH B., RABBI ANITA LIEF LEVINE USING CLASSICAL JEWISH SOURCES, THE TALMUDIC SCHOLAR AND ORTHODOX PHILOSOPHER DISCUSSES THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE INDIVIDUAL, THE COMMUNITY AND GOD.
EN4 4754 BRANDEIS ON ZIONISM A COLLECTION OF ADDRESSES AND STATEMENTS BRANDEIS, LOUIS D. VIRGINIA SADOCK THIS COLLECTION TRACES BRANDEIS'S ORIGINAL INDIFFERENCE TO THE JEWISH PROBLEM TO HIS PASSIONATE ESPOUSAL OF THE CAUSE OF ESTABLISHING A NATIONAL JEWISH HOME IN PALESTINE.
EN4 4764 CHOICES IN MODERN JEWISH THOUGHT BOROWITZ, EUGENE B STANLEY R, BRAV A CONTEMPORARY JEWISH PHILOSOPHER EXAMINES THE RESPONSES OF JEWISH THOUGHT TO THE CHALLENGES OF THE MODERN WORLD. INCLUDED IS A STUDY AND DISCUSSION GUIDE.
EN4 4766 WABASH FACTOR CUNNINGHAM, E. V. (null) A NEW YORK CITY DETECTIVE DISCOVERS THAT AN ISRAELI DIPLOMAT'S MURDER WAS ENGINEERED BY A MYSTERIOUS DETECTIVE AGENCY.
EN4 4772 HERZOG BELLOW, SAUL ELEANOR ELDIN AS A CHARACTER WHO REFLECTS THE WORLD IN WHICH HE LIVES, HERZOG IS A JEWISH COLLEGE TEACHER FROM MONTREAL, NEW YORK AND CHICAGO WHO CAME OF AGE IN THE SHADOW OF THE HOLOCAUST. NEARING THE END OF HIS LIFE HE CONTEMPLATES HIS FAILURE IN RELATIONSHIPS AND IN HIS CAREER.
EN4 4773 RICHARD TUCKER DRAKE, JAMES A. ROSALIND SCHEER A RECREATION OF TUCKER'S BOYHOOD IN BROOKLYN TO HIS SUCCESSES AT NEW YORK'S METROPOLITAN OPERA AND OTHER OPERA HOUSES TO HIS UNTIMELY DEATH. DESCRIPTIONS OF TUCKER'S BACKGROUND, CAREER, FAMILY LIFE, AND JEWISH FAITH PRODUCE A MULTIDIMENSIONAL PORTRAIT.
EN4 4775 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ), VOL. 3B CULI, YAAKOV, RABBI (null) THIS FOURTH VOLUME, WHICH COMPLETES THE BOOK OF GENESIS, PRESENTS JACOB'S MARRIAGE TO RACHEL AND LEAH, THE BIRTH OF HIS TWELVE SONS, AND JOSEPH'S EXPERIENCES IN EGYPT.
EN4 4776 UNTOLD MILLIONS HOBSON, LAURA Z. ROSE GOLDSTEIN A NOVEL OF YOUNG LOVE AND FINANCIAL STRUGGLE, IN WHICH AN INNOCENT, IDEALISTIC GIRL MATURES INTO A CONFIDENT WOMAN.
EN4 4783 IN THE MOUTH OF THE WOLF ZAR, ROSE SILVIA HORENSTEIN THE AUTHOR SURVIVED THE HOLOCAUST BY ESCAPING FROM HER POLISH GHETTO AND USING FALSE PAPERS TO WORK AS EVERYTHING FROM A LAUNDRESS TO A HOUSEKEEPER FOR A NAZI OFFICER. THE THREAT OF EXPOSURE AS A JEW WAS CONSTANT BUT ZAR DESCRIBES HOW SHE MANAGED TO ELUDE CAPTURE AGAIN AND AGAIN AND LIVE TO TELL HER STORY.
EN4 4785 STORIES OF BERNARD MALAMUD MALAMUD, BERNARD SYLVIA FEUERSTEIN A VOLUME OF 25 STORIES FROM 1950 TO THE 1980S, WHICH DEPICTS, USUALLY THROUGH A YIDDISH-SPEAKING IMMIGRANT, THE INDIGNITIES AND ANGUISH OF ORDINARY PEOPLE.
EN4 4786 LOVE AND TRADITION MARRIAGE BETWEEN JEWS AND CHRISTIANS MAYER, EGON HELEN STEWART DRAWING ON HISTORICAL AND LITERARY SOURCES AS WELL AS PERSONAL ACCOUNTS, THE AUTHOR TACKLES THE MANY LARGE AND SMALL ISSUES OF INTERMARRIAGE BETWEEN JEWS AND CHRISTIANS FROM CHILD REARING, HOLIDAYS, AND RITUALS TO CHOICE OF CUISINE.
EN4 4788 HEROINE OF RESCUE THE INCREDIBLE STORY OF RECHA STERNBUCH FRIEDENSON, JOSEPH; KRANZLER, DAVID LOIS CHUDACUFF THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF A SWISS COUPLE WHO RESCUED HUNDREDS OF JEWS FROM THE HOLOCAUST, SUCCEEDING WHERE LARGE ORGANIZATIONS FAILED.
EN4 4790 RITUAL BATH KELLERMAN, FAYE (null) THE WORLD OF ORTHODOX JUDAISM IS THE SETTING FOR THIS MYSTERY WHICH INVOLVES THE RAPE OF A WOMAN AT A RITUAL BATH.
EN4 4793 LOADED QUESTIONS LORAINE, PHILIP DAN GORDON AN EX-CIA MAN, UPSET AFTER HIS FAILURE TO PREVENT THE ASSASSINATION OF AN ISRAELI 'DOVE', IS DRAWN INTO INVESTIGATIVE WORK TO DISCOVER WHO MURDERED HIM.
EN4 4804 FAMILY TIES LEAHY, SYRELL ROGOVIN BERNICE STRAUSS IN PRE-NAZI GERMANY, REGINA MUST COME TO TERMS WITH HER FAMILY'S DESTINY IN ORDER TO MAKE A FUTURE FOR HERSELF.
EN4 4805 TRIAL OF GOD A PLAY IN THREE ACTS WIESEL, ELIE JACK TUREEN A DRAMA WHICH UNFOLDS ON PURIM EVE IN 1649, AS THREE PURIM PLAYERS WANDER INTO A VILLAGE WHOSE ONLY JEWISH INHABITANTS ARE TWO SURVIVORS OF A DEVASTATING POGROM. THE PLAYERS AGREE TO STAGE A MOCK TRIAL WITH GOD AS DEFENDANT, HELD RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATROCITIES INFLICTED ON THE JEWS.
EN4 4808 THREE MERCHANTS AND OTHER STORIES WEINBACH, SHAINDEL CORRINE SHAFTEL A COLLECTION OF STORIES ON THE LIVES OF SEPHARDIC JEWS, THE HASIDIC COURTS OF EASTERN EUROPE, AND OF MODERN JEWRY. FOR CHILDREN 8 AND UP.
EN4 4809 ZOHAR; VOL. 4 SIMON, MAURICE; LAVERTOFF, PAUL (null) VOLUME 4 OF THE ONLY COMPLETE ENGLISH RENDERING OF THE ZOHAR, THE FUNDAMENTAL RABBINIC WORK ON JEWISH MYSTICISM THAT HAS FASCINATED READERS FOR MORE THAN SEVEN CENTURIES. ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF A COMMENTARY ON THE BIBLE, THIS WORK OFFERS MORE COMPLEX MEANINGS TO THE BIBLICAL NARRATIVE.
EN4 4810 FROM THE FAIR ALEICHEM, SHOLOM TRUDY CUTLER IN THIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY, THE WELL-KNOWN YIDDISH WRITER DEPICTS THE LOST WORLD IN WHICH HE LIVED.
EN4 4814 REMEMBER THE DAYS A SHORT HISTORY OF THE JEWISH AMERICAN MELTZER, MILTON HARRIET MARCUS A HISTORY OF AMERICAN JEWS FROM THE EARLY 1900S TO THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 4823 CIRCLE OF MONTPARNASSE JEWISH ARTISTS IN PARIS, 1905-1945 SILVER, KENNETH; GOLAN, R. ESTELLE SILVERMAN PRODUCED IN CONJUNCTION WITH AN EXHIBIT AT THE JEWISH MUSEUM IN NEW YORK CITY, THIS BOOK PORTRAYS THE LARGE GROUP OF JEWISH ARTISTS WHO CAME TO PARIS FROM 1905 TO 1945.
EN4 4824 LETTERS FROM WESTERBORK HILLESUM, ETTY FREDA MELTZER HILLESUM WAS IMPRISONED AT WESTERBOOK, THE LAST STOP FOR MANY DUTCH JEWS BEFORE THEY WENT TO AUSCHWITZ. HER LETTERS, WHICH SHE WROTE BEFORE SHE WAS EXECUTED BY THE NAZIS, PAINT A PORTRAIT OF LIFE INSIDE A NAZI CAMP.
EN4 4829 YIDDISH THEATRE IN AMERICA LIFSON, DAVID PENNINAH SCHRAM THE HISTORY OF THE YIDDISH THEATER FROM ITS ORIGINS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY THROUGH ITS DECLINE IN THE 1940S. THE INFLUENCE THE THEATER HAD IN BRINGING MODERN TRENDS TO AMERICA IS ALSO DOCUMENTED.
EN4 4835 TORAH TODAY A RENEWED  ENCOUNTER WITH SCRIPTURES PELI, PINCHAS H. RABBI STANLEY R BRAV A COLLECTION OF FIFTY-FOUR ESSAYS THAT COMMENT ON EACH OF THE WEEKLY TORAH PORTIONS.
EN4 4837 WERE WE OUR BROTHERS' KEEPERS? PUBLIC RESPONSE OF AMERICAN JEWS TO THE HOLOCAUST LOOKSTEIN, HASKEL EVE HABERMAN THE AUTHOR FOCUSES ON THE RESPONSE OF THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY TO THE HOLOCAUST AND CONCLUDES THAT WHILE THEY COULD HAVE DONE MORE THEIR SMALL SIZE PRECLUDED ANY MAJOR IMPACT.
EN4 4841 MORNING MOON REIBEL, PAULA HELEN DITTUS MINDEL ROSSNER DARED TO REBEL AGAINST THE JEWISH TRADITION OF ARRANGED MARRIAGES, AND SHE IS LED TO MARRIAGE BY FORCE. NO SOONER DOES SHE FALL IN LOVE WITH HER HUSBAND WHEN A TERRIBLE RUMOR THREATENS HER HOPES FOR HAPPINESS.
EN4 4843 FINDING HOSEYN MACKINNON, COLIN FRANCES WALDMAN IN 1977 TEHERAN, AN ISRAELI SPY IS KILLED AND THE SEARCH IS ON TO DISCOVER WHO KILLED HIM AND WHY. THE SEARCH TAKES READERS THROUGH THE VARIOUS RELIGIOUS AND SOCIAL STRATA OF MIDDLE EAST POLITICS.
EN4 4844 PROBLEM CALLED CHAVIE EVA VOGIEL EVA VOGIEL IN A QUIET ENGLISH SUBURB, SHIFRA AND HER FRIENDS TRY TO DO ALL THEY CAN FOR CHAVI MENDEL, BUT IT ALWAYS SEEMS TO BACKFIRE. AND THEN AN ACCIDENT CHANGES EVERYTHING IN THIS NOVEL FOR YOUNG TEENAGERS.
EN4 4845 TO THE LAND OF THE CATTAILS APPELFELD, AHARON FLORENCE ELSTER A WOMAN'S JOURNEY WITH HER ADOLESCENT SON ACROSS EASTERN EUROPE MAKES TANGIBLE THE AWFUL HELPLESSNESS OF A EUROPEAN JEWRY TRAPPED AMONG ENEMIES
EN4 4847 TALE OF THE RING A KADDISH STIFFEL, FRANK SUSAN WINOGRAD FROM THE WARSAW GHETTO TO TREBLINKA TO AUSCHWITZ, STIFFEL BEARS WITNESS TO THE HUMAN CAPACITY TO SURVIVE THE MOST ADVERSE SITUATIONS.
EN4 4854 FAMILY SAYINGS GINZBURG, NATALIA NANCY SCHIERING SPANNING THE PERIOD FROM THE RISE OF FASCISM THROUGH WORLD WAR II AND ITS IMMEDIATE AFTERMATH, THIS BOOK ADDRESSES THE SUBJECT OF FAMILY AND, THROUGH ITS CHARACTERS, PROVIDES A HISTORY OF ITALY IN THE 1930S AND '40S.
EN4 4855 BOOK OF ABRAHAM HALTER, MAREK (null) IN A MIX OF SPECULATION AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND, THE AUTHOR TRACES THE HISTORY OF HIS FAMILY FROM THE FIRST ABRAHAM, WHO WITNESSED THE FALL OF JERUSALEM IN 70 A.D., TO HIS GRANDFATHER, ABRAHAM, WHO DIED IN THE WARSAW GHETTO IN 1943.
EN4 4860 MATTER OF CONSCIENCE HARCOURT, PALMA SILVIA HORENSTEIN COURIERS, ASSASSINS, POLITICOS, INTELLIGENCE OPERATIVES, AND GRIEVING WOMEN POPULATE THIS DENSELY PLOTTED THRILLER.
EN4 4865 LITTLE VIRTUES GINZBURG, NATALIA NANCY SCHIERING THE AUTHOR REFLECTS ON HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS AND THE SORROWS AND JOYS OF LIFE IN THIS COLLECTION OF ELEVEN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS.
EN4 4869 HANDBOOK OF JEWISH THOUGHT KAPLAN, ARYEH, RABBI AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN KAPLAN BEGINS WITH THE IDEA OF GOD AND HIS PURPOSE IN CREATION, AND GOES ON TO SHOW HOW THIS RELATES TO THE CONCEPTS OF MAN, ISRAEL, REVELATION, THE TORAH AND THE COMMANDMENTS. HOW THE TORAH WAS REVEALED, WRITTEN AND THE ORAL TORAH TRANSMITTED ARE ALSO DISCUSSED AS WELL AS HALACHAH, CUSTOM AND OTHER TOPICS.
EN4 4870 WHY DO THE JEWS NEED A LAND OF THEIR OWN? ALEICHEM, SHOLOM RHODA KATZENSTEIN ALEICHEM'S AMUSING DEPICTION OF THE CONTROVERSIES AND HOPES INHERENT IN ZIONISM'S EARLY BEGINNINGS.
EN4 4877 UNORTHODOX MURDER OF RABBI WAHL TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH FRANCES EDELSTEIN THE MURDER OF A FEMALE RABBI AFTER HER APPEARANCE ON A RADIO TALK SHOW HAS THE HOST, RABBI WINTER, DISCOVERING A SECULAR TALENT FOR DETECTION.
EN4 4879 NIGHT OF THE FOX HIGGINS, JACK DAN GORDON & GERTRUDE ROSENBERG THE PROTAGONIST, HARRY MARTINEAU, IS A BRILLIANT AMERICAN PHILOSOPHER TURNED KILLER FOR HIS COUNTRY DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 4883 IMAGES OF MOSES SILVER, DANIEL JEREMY DR. IRVING KRAMER A SCHOLAR OF JEWISH HISTORY EXAMINES THE FACTORS THAT, OVER THE COURSE OF 2,500 YEARS, HAVE SHAPED INTERPRETATIONS OF THIS CENTRAL FIGURE IN JUDEO-CHRISTIAN TRADITIONS.
EN4 4885 DEBORAH KREITMAN, ESTHER SINGER LUCILLE KAHN AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL NOVEL BY THE SISTER OF ISSAC BASHEVIS SINGER ABOUT THE FRUSTRATIONS OF A YOUNG, INTELLIGENT, AND SENSITIVE GIRL STRUGGLING WITHIN THE CONFINES OF TRADITIONAL POLISH-JEWISH CULTURE.
EN4 4890 I AM A STAR-CHILD OF THE HOLOCAUST AUERBACHER, INGE CORINNE SHAFTEL THROUGH WORDS AND POETRY, THE AUTHOR, A SURVIVOR OF NAZI GERMANY, DESCRIBES FOR YOUNG READERS THE STORY OF HER CHILDHOOD YEARS IN THE CONCENTRATION CAMP TEREZIN.
EN4 4891 BIBLICAL IMAGES MEN AND  WOMEN OF THE BOOK STEINSALTZ, ADIN (null) A STUDY OF TWENTY-FIVE BIBLICAL PERSONALITIES, PRESENTED AS ARCHETYPAL FIGURES WHO CAN ILLUMINATE OUR PRESENT-DAY WORLD.
EN4 4893 YEARS OF UPHEAVAL KISSINGER, HENRY MARION HARRIS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE FORMER SECRETARY OF STATE WHO SERVED UNDER THE NIXON AND FORD ADMINISTRATIONS. KISSINGER INVENTED 'SHUTTLE DIPLOMACY' WITH HIS STYLE AND ANALYSIS OF WORLD POWERS AND STRATEGIES.
EN4 4894 IN THE BEGINNING A NEW ENGLISH RENDITION OF THE BOOK OF GENESIS FOX, EVERETT ROBERTA POLLACK A TRANSLATION OF THE BOOK OF GENESIS, AIMING TO RESTORE THE SPOKEN CHARACTER OF THE HEBREW BIBLE. A RUNNING COMMENTARY PROVIDES A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF THE BIBLICAL TEXT.
EN4 4895 ISRAELI POETRY A CONTEMPORARY ANTHOLOGY WARREN BARGAD & STANLEY F. CHYET AFFELBAUM, P.M. THE 11 POETS HERE REPRESENT 40 YEARS IN ISRAELI POETRY.
EN4 4896 PALESTINE AND THE PALESTINIANS 1876-1983 SMITH, PAMELA ANN MILDRED E. GRASS AN ANALYSIS OF THE EMERGENCE OF PALESTINIAN NATIONALISM TRACING ITS DEVELOPMENT FROM A RURAL PEASANT SOCIETY TO A LANDLESS PROLETARIAT. THE AUTHOR ASSERTS THAT THE DRIVE TO ACHIEVE A PALESTINIAN STATE WILL CONTINUE.
EN4 4897 LOVING KINDNESS ROIPHE, ANNE NANCY SCHIERING A NOVEL ABOUT ANNIE JOHNSON, AN ASSIMILATED JEWISH WOMAN AND A SINGLE PARENT. DEALS WITH ISSUES OF RELIGIOUS FUNDAMENTALISM, PARENT-CHILD RELATIONSHIPS, AND FEMINISM.
EN4 4898 IMAGE AND OTHER STORIES SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS CYNTHIA MINTZER THE SETTINGS FOR THESE 22 STORIES RANGE FROM WARSAW IN THE 1900S TO MANHATTAN IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY. THE NOBEL LAUREATE DRAWS A SENSITIVE AND HUMOROUS PORTRAIT OF PEOPLE WHOSE LIVES ARE PERMEATED BY THEIR JEWISHNESS.
EN4 4899 MUSIC OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE EISENSTEIN, JUDITH K., DR. DR. JUDITH EISENSTEIN THIRTEEN LECTURES WHICH TRACE JEWISH MUSICAL CREATIVITY FROM THE BIBLE TO THE PRESENT, REFLECTING THE JEWISH LIFE-CYCLE.
EN4 4900 BIG SUKKAH SCHRAM, PENINNAH (null) BERL, WHOSE HOUSE IS TOO SMALL TO INVITE RELATIVES FOR THE HOLIDAYS, HAS A YARD BIG ENOUGH FOR A SUKKAH THAT IS THE ENVY OF THE TOWN.
EN4 4901 ABYSS OF DESPAIR HANOVER, NATHAN, RABBI (null) IN HIS ACCOUNT OF THE CHMIELNICKI MASSACRES OF 1648-58, IN WHICH TENS OF THOUSANDS OF POLISH AND UKRAINIAN JEWS WERE KILLED, THE AUTHOR ASSERTS THAT A PRECEDENT FOR HITLER'S HOLOCAUST WAS SET. HANOVER ALSO DEPICTS HOW THE JEWS REBUILT THEIR LIVES AND DEVELOPED NEW WAYS TO EXPRESS THEIR HERITAGE AND CULTURE.
EN4 4902 JUSTICE AT NUREMBERG CONOT, ROBERT E. MILDRED WEISBLATT AN ACCOUNT OF THE NUREMBERG TRIALS, BASED ON OFFICIAL COURT TRANSCRIPTS. INCLUDED ARE DESCRIPTIONS OF THE 21 NAZI WAR CRIMINALS GATHERED FROM INTERVIEWS, MEMOIRS, LETTERS, AND THEIR OWN DEPOSITIONS BEFORE THE COURT.
EN4 4903 MUSICAL VARIATIONS ON JEWISH THOUGHT D'ALLONES, OLIVIER REVAULT ROBERTA POLLACK A PROFESSOR OF AESTHETICS ANALYZES ELOHIM AND YAHWEH AS 'NOMADIC AND SEDENTARY' GODS, AND LOOKS AT JEWISH TRAITS IN MUSICAL, RATHER THAN HISTORICAL, TERMS.
EN4 4904 HISTORY OF THE ISRAELI ARMY SCHIFF, ZE'EV ESTHER COHEN THE AUTHOR'S REVISED VERSION OF HIS 1974 HISTORY INCLUDES ADDITIONAL CHAPTERS ON ISRAEL'S MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICES, THE WAR AGAINST TERRORISM, AND THE 1982 LEBANON CAMPAIGN.
EN4 4909 BACK TO THE SOURCES READING THE CLASSIC JEWISH TEXTS HOLTZ,  BARRY  W. SARA WEINBERGER A NON-ACADEMIC GUIDE TO THE CLASSIC JEWISH TEXTS WHICH INCLUDES HIGHLY SPECIALIZED ESSAYS.
EN4 4910 MEDITATION AND KABBALAH KAPLAN, ARYEH RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV KAPLAN REVEALS THE METHODOLOGY OF THE ANCIENT CABBALISTS AND STRESSES THE MEDITATIVE TECHNIQUES ESSENTIAL TO THEIR DISCIPLINE. THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THESE TECHNIQUES IS ALSO EXAMINED IN LIGHT OF CONTEMPORARY RESEARCH.
EN4 4911 PORTRAIT OF DELMORE JOURNALS AND NOTES OF DELMORE SCHWARTZ POLLET, ELIZABETH, ED. JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN JOURNALS AND NOTES OF DELMORE SCHWARTZ
EN4 4915 PLAY OF THE EYES CANETTI, ELIAS ROSALIND SCHEER THE THIRD VOLUME OF CANETTI'S MEMOIRS SET IN VIENNA 1931 TO 1937 IS BOTH A PORTRAIT OF THE TIME AND AN INTELLECTUAL AND SPIRITUAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY.
EN4 4918 BEST OF OLOMEINU, THE. BOOK 1 STORIES FOR ALL YEAR 'ROUND FRUCHTER, YAAKOV, RABBI HARRIET MARCUS TWENTY-FOUR STORIES TAKEN FROM 'OLOMEINU', (OUR WORLD) THE CHILDREN'S MAGAZINE, OVER A 36-YEAR PERIOD.
EN4 4924 MODERN MEANING OF JUDAISM GITTELSOHN, ROLAND B. HERMINE KATZ A PRESENTATION OF THEMES ON WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A JEW TODAY. INCLUDES ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS SUCH AS: 'WHO IS A JEW?'; 'WHAT DOES A JEW BELIEVE?'; AND 'WHAT DOES A JEW DO?'.
EN4 4927 ALL OUR YESTERDAYS GINZBURG, NATALIA (null) SET IN ITALY BETWEEN 1939 AND 1944, THE NOVEL FOCUSES ON THE LIVES OF TWO FAMILIES AND HOW THEY WERE TOUCHED BY WAR.
EN4 4933 FROM THE WISDOM OF MISHLE HIRSCH, SAMSON RAPHAEL STANLEY R BRAV TWENTY-TWO ESSAYS, BASED ON THEMES FROM THE 'BOOK OF PROVERBS', OFFER INSIGHT AND GUIDANCE ON THE HUMAN SITUATION AND ITS DILEMMAS.
EN4 4934 SEMITES AND ANTI-SEMITES AN INQUIRY INTO CONFLICTS AND PREJ LEWIS, BERNARD STANLEY KIRSCH AN ANALYSIS OF ANTI-SEMITISM WHICH INCLUDES A LOOK AT ITS HISTORY AND PRESENCE IN THE ARAB WORLD, A DEBUNKING OF THE NOTION THAT JEWS AND ARABS ARE SEMITES, AND A COMPARATIVE HISTORY OF JEWISH EXISTENCE UNDER CHRISTIAN AND MUSLIM RULE.
EN4 4935 DYNAMIC JUDAISM THE ESSENTIAL WRITINGS OF MOREDECH GOLDSMITH, EMANUEL; SCULT, MEL NANCY SCHIERING A COMPILATION OF EXCERPTS FROM THE MAJOR WORKS OF KAPLAN, THE TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWISH PHILOSOPHER.
EN4 4940 CARDINAL'S SNUFFBOX ROSEMAN, KENNETH CORINNE SHAFTER AN ADVENTURE STORY SET DURING THE SPANISH INQUISITION, THIS BOOK IS ALSO AN EDUCATIONAL TOOL THAT INTRODUCES JEWISH CONCEPTS, PLACES, AND FIGURES THROUGH DIFFERENT EPISODES IN WHICH THE PRE-TEEN READER MAKES DECISIONS THAT DETERMINES HIS OR HER OWN FATE.
EN4 4943 OUR MAN IN RUSSIA BENDET, MAYER DR. IRVING KRAMER AFTER INTERVIEWING MANY RUSSIAN JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES AND ISRAEL, THE AUTHOR FORMULATED A STORY THAT DEPICTS BOTH THE SUFFERING AND THE HOPE OF SOVIET JEWRY
EN4 4947 LEST INNOCENT BLOOD BE SHED HALLIE, PHILIP THELMA LEVENBERG THIS TRUE STORY DEPICTS THE TRUE FEELINGS OF CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS TOWARDS THE FUGITIVES FLEEING NAZI OCCUPATION.
EN4 4949 PAPER WALLS AMERICA AND THE REFUGEE CRISIS WYMAN, DAVID S. PAULA BARNETT SENNET AN EXAMINATION OF AMERICA'S REFUGEE POLICY IN THE YEARS PRIOR TO WORLD WAR II. THE AUTHOR CONTENDS THAT UNEMPLOYMENT, NATIONALISM, ANTI-SEMITISM, AS WELL AS FEAR OF FIFTH COLUMNISTS DISGUISED AS REFUGEES LED TO RESTRICTIONS THAT PREVENTED MILLIONS OF PEOPLE FROM ESCAPING CERTAIN DEATH.
EN4 4950 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, THE (ME'AM LO'EZ). VOL. 13 MAGRISO, YITZCHOK, RABBI (null) COMMENTARY ON THE BEGINNING OF THE BOOK OF NUMBERS (BAMIDBAR). IT TELLS OF THE INITIAL EXPERIENCE OF THE ISRAELITES IN THE DESERT AFTER THE TABERNACLE WAS ERECTED, AND THEIR JOURNEY THROUGH THE DESERT. THE LAWS OF CHALLAH AND TZITZITH ARE ALSO DISCUSSED.
EN4 4953 FREUD AND HIS FATHER KRULL, MARIANNE JEANNE BLUMENGARTEN THE AUTHOR REVEALS HOW FREUD'S COMPLEX RELATIONSHIP WITH HIS FATHER DICTATED MANY OF HIS THEORIES AND CHANGED SOME OF HIS EARLY IDEAS.
EN4 4954 WHERE HEAVEN AND EARTH TOUCH AN ANTHOLOGY OF MIDRASH AND HALACH SIEGEL, DANNY (null) THIS ANTHOLOGY OF MIDRASHIC AND HALACHIC STORIES EMPHASIZES THE HUMANISM FOUND IN JUDAISM. CAN BE USED AS TEACHING MATERIAL FOR ALL AGES.
EN4 4956 HALACHA, MEDICAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY PERSPECTIVES ON CONTEMPORARY HALAC LEVIN, FEITEL STANLEY R. BRAV INCLUDES SECTIONS ON MEDICINE, ELECTRICITY, THE HANDICAPPED, PASSOVER KASHRUT, AND A GENERAL OVERVIEW OF HALACHA IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 4961 OUT AT HOME POMERANZ, GARY MARION T.COHEN THE LEGENDARY MANIA OF CHICAGO CUBS FANS FOR THEIR TEAM SETS THE TONE FOR THIS STORY ABOUT A YOUNG JEWISH CUBS FAN.
EN4 4962 NAZI LEGACY KLAUS BARBIE AND THE INTERNATIONAL ASCHERSON, NEAL, I. HILTON & M. LINK MEL DAVIS WRITTEN BY A TEAM OF BRITISH JOURNALISTS THE BOOK TRACES THE LIFE AND CAREER OF KLAUS BARBIE AND DISCUSSES HIS EFFORTS TO TRANSPLANT FASCISM TO SOUTH AMERICA.
EN4 4963 HISTORY OF THE JEWS JOHNSON, PAUL CLARA SPECTOR A CATHOLIC JOURNALIST DESCRIBES HIS SELF-EDUCATION IN JEWISH HISTORY AS HE TRACES THE EARLIEST ENCOUNTERS BETWEEN JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY THROUGH THE MEDIEVAL JEWISH EXPERIENCE TO THE ERA OF EMANCIPATION. RATHER THAN DEFINING JEWISH EXPERIENCE AS A FUNCTION OF CHRISTIANITY JOHNSON TRIES TO UNDERSTAND JEWS ON THEIR OWN TERMS
EN4 4965 PAST CONTINUOUS SHABTAI, YAAKOV NORMA FLASTER TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL HEBREW, THIS WORK RECOUNTS THE EMOTIONAL DECAY OF A FAMILY IN MODERN ISRAEL.
EN4 4967 Oct-73 THE ARAB-ISRAELI WAR AKER, FRANK B.J. EISENSTAT A DESCRIPTION AND ANALYSIS OF THE 1973 YOM KIPPUR WAR FROM A MILITARY PERSPECTIVE.
EN4 4970 POWER AND POWERLESSNESS IN JEWISH HISTORY BIALE, DAVID JOYCE KARP THIS WORK TACKLES THE MYTH OF JEWISH POLITICAL PASSIVITY BETWEEN THE FALL OF AN INDEPENDENT JEWISH COMMONWEALTH IN 70 A.D. AND THE REBIRTH OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL IN 1948.
EN4 4978 FAMILY Y AGUILAR LEHMANN, MARCUS NANCY SCHIERING A STORY OF JEWISH HEROISM WHICH TAKES PLACE DURING THE SPANISH INQUISITION.
EN4 4983 HOME GROUND FREED, LYNN HERMINE KATZ A YOUNG GIRL SEARCHES FOR HER OWN 'HOME GROUND' AMIDST THE CONFUSION OF HER ECCENTRIC THEATRICAL JEWISH FAMILY IN SOUTH AFRICA.
EN4 4984 SACRED AND PROFANE KELLERMAN, FAYE SILVIA HORENSTEIN SOME ORTHODOX JEWISH BOYS FIND TWO CHARRED BODIES WHILE ON A CAMPING TRIP AND IT IS UP TO LOS ANGELES DETECTIVE PETER DECKER TO SOLVE THE MURDER. DECKER'S OUTWARD JOURNEY AS HE HUNTS DOWN THE KILLER IS PARALLELED BY HIS SPIRITUAL JOURNEY THROUGH JUDAISM AND HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH A JEWISH WIDOW.
EN4 4986 BLOOD LIBEL DAN, URI EVE HAVERMAN THE STORY OF GENERAL ARIEL SHARON'S HISTORY-MAKING SUIT AGAINST 'TIME' MAGAZINE.
EN4 4987 PATH OF THE KABBALAH AN INTRODUCTION TO THE LIVING JEWISH SPIRITUAL TRADITION SHEINKIN, DAVID, M.D. GERALDINE SHENKIN THIS WORK INTRODUCES JEWS AND NON-JEWS TO THE ORIGINS, HISTORY, PRINCIPLES, SYMBOLISM, LANGUAGE, AND DISCIPLINES OF JEWISH SPIRITUALITY AND MYSTICISM.
EN4 5001 REB MOSHE THE LIFE AND IDEALS OF HAGAON RABBI MOSHE FEINSTEIN FINKELMAN, SHIMON, RABBI BRAV, STANLEY R. THE AUTHOR HAS BASED HIS BOOK ON INTERVIEWS, FIRST-PERSON ARTICLES, AND EULOGIES DELIVERED BY THOSE WHO HAD A PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH RABBI MOSHE FEINSTEIN. © 1986
EN4 5005 PASSOVER GOURMET ROUSSO, NIRA DON EISENBERG OVER 200 PASSOVER RECIPES FOR THE GOURMET COOK. © 1987
EN4 5012 ORIGINS OF THE SEDER THE PASSOVER RITE AND EARLY RABBINIC JUDAISM BOKSER, BARUCH M. GOLDIE M. KURTIN AN EXPLANATION OF HOW A BIBLICAL, SACRIFICIAL MEAL WAS TRANSFORMED INTO THE PASSOVER SEDER, ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR JEWISH RITUALS. © 1984
EN4 5015 ENCHANTMENT MERKIN, DAPHNE LYNN HIMELFARB A NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG NEW YORK WOMAN OF ORTHODOX GERMAN-JEWISH HERITAGE, HER FIVE SISTERS AND BROTHERS, THE COMPLICATED POWER OF FAMILIES, AND THE OBSESSIVE WORKINGS OF MEMORY.
EN4 5017 DOUBLE VISION HOW AMERICA'S PRESS DISTORTS OUR VIEW OF THE MIDDLE EAST CHAFETS, ZE'EV BELLE EISENMAN THE FORMER HEAD OF ISRAEL'S GOVERNMENT PRESS OFFICE GIVES AN ANALYSIS OF U.S. PRESS COVERAGE OF THE MIDDLE EAST AND RAISES SERIOUS QUESTIONS ABOUT ITS ACCURACY, ESPECIALLY IN REPORTS ABOUT ISRAEL. © 1985
EN4 5022 MARTIN BUBER AND THE ETERNAL FRIEDMAN, MAURICE, PHD ROBERTA POLLACK AN EXAMINATION OF THE IMPLICATIONS OF BUBER'S PHILOSOPHY ON ETHICS, THE HISTORY OF RELIGION, INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE, AND RELIGIOUS EDUCATION. © 1986
EN4 5024 HOLOCAUST A HISTORY OF THE JEWS OF EUROPE DURING WORLD WAR II GILBERT, MARTIN NANCY SCHIERING BASED ON DOCUMENTS AND INTERVIEWS, GILBERT PROVIDES READERS WITH A HISTORY OF THE JEWS OF EUROPE DURING WORLD WAR II, AN INSTRUCTIVE ANALYSIS OF ANTI-SEMITISM IN EUROPE, AND A DISCUSSION OF JEWISH RESISTANCE AND GENTILE PROTECTORS. © 1985
EN4 5026 REFLECTIONS OF NAZISM AN ESSAY ON KITSCH AND DEATH FRIEDLANDER, SAUL BEATRICE DAVIS THE AUTHOR, A HISTORIAN, DISCUSSES HIS UNEASE AT THE CHANGING IMAGE OF NAZI GERMANY SINCE THE EARLY 1970S. HE DEMONSTRATES HOW FILMS AND BOOKS THAT EMPHASIZE THE EMOTIONS AND IMAGES ASSOCIATED WITH NAZISM HAVE INADVERTENTLY REKINDLED A FASCINATION WITH THE MOVEMENT. © 1984
EN4 5038 JEWISH COOKING FROM AROUND THE WORLD BACON, JOSEPHINE LEVY BEATRICE DAVIS THIS COLLECTION OF RECIPES INCLUDES ASHKENAZIC, SEPHARDIC, ITALIAN, MIDDLE EASTERN, AND NORTH AFRICAN DISHES. © 1986
EN4 5040 WALKER IN JERUSALEM HEILMAN, SAMUEL VIRGINIA SADOK THE AUTHOR EXPERIENCES JERUSALEM THROUGH THE VANTAGES OF JEWISH, MUSLIM, AND CHRISTIAN OBSERVERS. WOVEN THROUGH THE TEXT IS BIBLICAL IMAGERY AS WELL AS INFORMATION ON ARCHAEOLOGY, RELIGION, AND HISTORY. © 1986
EN4 5041 TRAVELS WITH DUBINSKY AND CLIVE GUREWICH, DAVID (null) A SERIES OF BIZARRE EVENTS LEADS OLEG DUBINSKY, AN ACADEMIC BUREAUCRAT IN A SMALL TOWN IN RUSSIA, TO APPLY FOR AN EXIT VISA. THE NOVEL HUMOROUSLY DEPICTS THE TRAVAILS OF DUBINSKY AS HE BURROWS HIS WAY THROUGH SOVIET RED TAPE AND WALLOWS IN RUSSIAN DEBAUCHERY. © 1987
EN4 5052 SIFRE A TANNAITIC COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF DEUTERONOMY HAMMER, REUVEN, TRANS. STANLEY R. BRAV A COLLECTION OF MIDRASHIC COMMENTARIES DATING FROM THE THIRD CENTURY, NOW AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH. © 1986
EN4 5055 KABBALAH AND JEWISH MYSTICISM GUTWIRTH, ISRAEL ALICE ARLOW LOOKING BACK AT THE OUTSTANDING FIGURES OF THE SPANISH JEWISH GOLDEN AGE, THE AUTHOR SEEKS TO DEMONSTRATE THE BEAUTY AND SANCTITY OF JEWISH MYSTICAL DOCTRINE.  © 1987
EN4 5056 BREAD OF EXILE GERSHON, KAREN BETTY S. JACOBS THE STORY OF A TEENAGER EXILED TO ENGLAND FROM NAZI GERMANY IN 1938. THE BOOK EXAMINES THE GIRL'S LONELINESS, HER ADAPTATION TO A NEW LIFE, AND HER COPING WITH ANTI-SEMITISM. © 1985
EN4 5059 COMMENTARIES ON THE PENTATEUCH RASHI PEARL, CHAIM, TRANS. VICTOR LOWENSTEIN AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF SELECTED COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH FROM THE MEDIEVAL FRENCH RABBI . © 1970
EN4 5060 LIVES OF THE POETS DOCTOROW, E.L. ANN GROSSMAN EACH OF THESE SIX SHORT STORIES AND A NOVELLA DEALS WITH A DIFFERENT ASPECT OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR. © 1984
EN4 5072 CODE EZRA COURTER, GAY SARA LEE KASE A NOVEL BASED ON THE REAL-LIFE ADVENTURES OF ISRAELI SPYMASTER ELI KATZAR AND THE THREE WOMEN HE RECRUITED TO FORM HIS "EZRA" TEAM: AN AMERICAN PRINCESS, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, AND A SABRA. © 1986
EN4 5077 ORDINARY HEROES CHANA SZENES AND THE DREAM OF ZION HAY, PETER NAOMI MUNTER DRAWING ON EXTENSIVE INTERVIEWS, AS WELL AS UNPUBLISHED DIARIES AND LETTERS, THE AUTHOR DRAMATIZES THE HOLOCAUST AND JEWISH RESISTANCE THROUGH THE EXPERIENCES OF CHANA SZENES AND HER FAMILY. © 1986
EN4 5081 HENRIETTA SZOLD RECORD OF A LIFE ZEITLIN, ROSE NANCY SCHIERING BASED ON PUBLISHED MATERIAL, PERSONAL LETTERS, AND INTERVIEWS WITH FRIENDS AND ASSOCIATES, THIS BOOK PROFILES HENRIETTA SZOLD, THE FOUNDER OF HADASSAH. DESCRIBES THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ORGANIZATION AND ITS ESTABLISHMENT OF WELFARE CENTERS, HOSPITALS, AND CLINICS, AMONG OTHER INSTITUTIONS AND PROGRAMS IN ISRAEL. © 1952
EN4 5082 LEAH'S CHILDREN GOLDREICH, GLORIA SYLVIA ESTES THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS LEAH GOLDFEDER'S THREE CHILDREN ON THEIR JOURNEYS THROUGH LIFE. © 1985
EN4 5088 ONE FINE DAY THE RABBI BOUGHT A CROSS KEMELMAN, HARRY JACK LACKS WHILE VACATIONING IN JERUSALEM, RABBI SMALL MUST OUTWIT ARMS SMUGGLERS AND A MURDERER IN ORDER TO PREVENT THE ARREST OF AN INNOCENT MAN. PART OF THE SERIES OF RABBI SMALL MYSTERIES. © 1987
EN4 5092 SUNSET STORIES OF OUR CONTEMP. TORAH LUMINARIES & THEIR SPIR. HEROISM TELLER, HANOCH STANLEY R. BRAV STORIES OF CONTEMPORARY TORAH SCHOLARS AND THEIR SPIRITUAL HEROISM. © 1987
EN4 5093 PHILOSOPHY OF SPINOZA UNFOLDING THE LATENT PROCESSES OF HIS REASONING WOLFSON, HARRY AUSTRYN IRVING W. KRAMER, DR. THIS SYSTEMATIC PRESENTATION OF SPINOZA'S PHILOSOPHY IS A COMMENTARY ON EVERY DEFINITION, AXIOM, AND PROPOSITION OF "THE ETHICS" AND AN EXAMINATION OF THE INTELLECTUAL CLIMATE IN WHICH SPINOZA FUNCTIONED. © 1934
EN4 5102 I AM A WOMAN AND A JEW MORTON, LEAH FLORENCE JABLON THE PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN WHO OVERCAME GENDER AND CLASS BARRIERS BETWEEN 1900 AND 1927.
EN4 5103 LILLIAN HELLMAN THE IMAGE, THE WOMAN WRIGHT, WILLIAM MARGARET ALLEN FOCUSING ON THE FACTS, THE AUTHOR EXAMINES THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PERSONAS OF HELLMAN AND CONCLUDES THAT, WHILE SHE WAS AN IMPRESSIVE WOMAN, HELLMAN WAS NOT AS REMARKABLE AS SHE INSISTED ON PRETENDING.
EN4 5105 HISTORY AND HATE THE DIMENSIONS OF ANTI-SEMITISM BERGER, DAVID, ED NANCY SCHIERING THIS COLLECTION OF EIGHT ESSAYS PROBES THE DYNAMICS OF ANTI-SEMITISM, AS IT HAS APPEARED IN ALL PERIODS OF HISTORY, FROM THE ANCIENT WORLD TO TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICA.
EN4 5106 PROMISED CHILD GOLD, AVNER (null) PART OF THE RUACH AMI SERIES, THE BOOK INTRODUCES THE SAGA OF THE PULICHEVERS, A RABBINIC FAMILY WHO, FOR GENERATIONS, HAD SERVED AS RABBIS IN PULICHEV, A SMALL CITY IN SOUTHERN POLAND.
EN4 5107 LIFE AND WORKS OF FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS JOSEPHUS, FLAVIUS ZOEY LANTHAM BELL THE CHRONICLES OF JOSEPH BEN MATTHIAS, A PRIEST FROM JERUSALEM WHO WRITES UNDER THE NAME FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS. A HISTORY OF JEWISH LIFE UNDER ROMAN RULE BETWEEN THE SECOND CENTURY B.C.E. AND C.E. 73.
EN4 5108 DANGEROUS DREIDLE RIDE THE HAMENTASH THAT RAN AWAY HALPERN, CHAIKY SIDNEY BIEGELSON KING RIMPU'S CHANUKAH SURPRISE IS ALMOST SPOILED UNTIL LITTLE DANNY THE DINK UNEXPECTEDLY SAVES THE DAY. AN EXCITING ADVENTURE IN THE WONDERFUL LAND OF MIROOP.
EN4 5110 DROWNED AND THE SAVED LEVI, PRIMO (null) A POSTHUMOUSLY PUBLISHED 'LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT' WHICH ASKS WHETHER THOSE WHO RETURNED FROM THE CAMPS HAVE BEEN ABLE TO UNDERSTAND AND MAKE OTHERS UNDERSTAND THEIR EXPERIENCE. THE AUTHOR ALSO CAUTIONS HIS READERS TO BEWARE OF SIMPLIFICATIONS, STEREOTYPES, AND THE FALLACIOUSNESS OF HUMAN MEMORY.
EN4 5114 PASSOVER HAGGADAH TORAH ANTHOLOGY CULI, YAAKOV, RABBI STANLEY R. BRAV CLASSICAL IN-DEPTH COMMENTARY ON THE HAGGADAH BY THE GREAT EIGHTEENTH CENTURY SEPHARDIC SCHOLAR. THIS VOLUME DEALS WITH PASSOVER PREPARATIONS, THE PASSOVER STORY, THE ORDER OF THE RITUALS FOR THE SEDER NIGHT, THE FOUR CUPS, THE HAGGADAH, THE FOUR QUESTIONS AND THE ANSWERS, AND THE REASONS FOR THE SYMBOLIC FOODS. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW.
EN4 5122 EIGHT GREAT HEBREW SHORT NOVELS LELCHUK, ALAN; SHAKED, GERSHON DR. IVING W.KRAMER AN ANTHOLOGY OF NOVELLAS WRITTEN OVER THE PAST EIGHTY YEARS PROVIDING READERS WITH A PICTURE OF THE VARIETY OF HEBREW FICTION SINCE THE TURN OF THE CENTURY.
EN4 5124 UNCOMMON SENSE TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH RUTH DIAMOND A BOOK ON THE WIT AND WISDOM OF EVERYONE FROM ARISTOTLE TO GEORGE BERNARD SHAW TO DE GAULLE TO ANNE FRANK TO MAE WEST. INCLUDED ARE QUOTES ON LOVE AND MARRIAGE, MORALITY AND SIN, HAPPINESS AND SUFFERING, AND WAR AND PEACE.
EN4 5127 HOLOCAUST IN HISTORY MARRUS, MICHAEL RUBELLE SCHAFFLER DID THE NAZIS HAVE A MURDEROUS MASTER PLAN FROM THE VERY START?  COULD NEUTRAL POWERS, ALLIED GOVERNMENTS OR THE CATHOLIC CHURCH HAVE DONE MORE TO SAVE JEWISH LIVES? - AND COULD THE JEWS THEMSELVES HAVE DONE MORE TO RESIST THE NAZI`S FINAL SOLUTION? HISTORIANS HAVE PROVIDED MANY CRUCIAL,INSIGHTS INTO THESECOMPLEX QUESTIONS. IN THIS BOOK, MICHAEL R. MARRUS PRESENTS A JUDICIOUS AND LUCID SURVEY OF THEIR VIEWS, TOGETHER WITH HIS OWN CONCLUSIONS.
EN4 5130 ENCOUNTER WITH EMANCIPATION THE GERMAN JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES COHEN, NAOMI FRANCES WALDMAN THIS IN-DEPTH STUDY OF THE FIRST GERMAN-JEWISH IMMIGRANTS IN THE UNITED STATES EXPLORES THE INSTITUTIONS THEY ESTABLISHED WHICH LED TO THE LARGE-SCALE IMMIGRATION OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY.
EN4 5131 GUIDE TO EVERYTHING JEWISH IN NEW YORK DAVIS, NANCY; LEVITT, JOY (null) A GUIDE TO MANHATTAN'S WEALTH OF JEWISH RESOURCES FROM PROGRAMS TO CULTURAL RESOURCES TO NOUVELLE KOSHER CUISINE. INCLUDED ARE LISTINGS OF SYNAGOGUES, RESTAURANTS, MUSEUMS, AND SCHOOLS.
EN4 5132 SHCHARANSKY HERO OF OUR TIME GILBERT, MARTIN CORINNE KLAFTER A BOOK ABOUT SHCHARANSKY'S NINE-YEARS IN A SOVIET PRISON AND HIS RELEASE AND REUNION WITH HIS WIFE IN ISRAEL. THE STRUGGLES OF THE REFUSENIKS IN THE FORMER U.S.S.R. AND THEIR CAMPAIGNS IN THE WEST PROVIDE THE BACKDROP TO SHCHARANSKY'S STORY.
EN4 5133 S. J. PERELMAN A LIFE HERRMANN, DOROTHY (null) A BIOGRAPHY OF THE BROOKLYN-BORN AUTHOR WHO LIVED FROM 1904 TO 1979. DESCRIBES HIS EARLY BOYHOOD IN RHODE ISLAND, HIS BUDDING CAREER, AND HIS RELATIONSHIPS.
EN4 5137 IMMIGRANT GIRL BECKY OF ELDRIDGE STREET HARVEY, BRETT SIDNEY BIEGELSON BECKY, WHOSE FAMILY HAS EMIGRATED FROM RUSSIA TO AVOID BEING PERSECUTED AS JEWS, DESCRIBES GROWING UP IN NEW YORK CITY IN 1910.
EN4 5138 MUSIC IN MY HEART AND BORSCHT IN MY BLOOD TOBIAS, HENRY (null) A MEMOIR BY A 'GRADUATE' OF THE BORSCHT BELT, FOCUSING ON THE AUTHOR'S YEARS AS A SOCIAL DIRECTOR AT VARIOUS CATSKILL HOTELS. INCLUDED ARE ANECDOTES ABOUT WELL-KNOWN PEOPLE WHO TRAINED ON THE 'BORSCHT' CIRCUIT.
EN4 5142 FRIDAY THE RABBI SLEPT LATE KEMELMAN, HARRY NANCY SCHIERING THE RABBI IS THE PRIME SUSPECT WHEN A YOUNG NANNY IS FOUND MURDERED NEAR HIS TEMPLE. WITH AN ANGRY CONGREGATION AT HIS BACK, THE RABBI MUST EXONERATE HIMSELF BY SOLVING THE MYSTERY.
EN4 5145 LIKKUTEI SICHOT. VOL. 1 BERESHIT SCHNEERSON, MENACHM M., RABBI (null) VOLUME ONE OF AN ANTHOLOGY OF LECTURES ON THE WEEKLY PORTIONS OF THE TORAH AND ON SPECIAL OCCASIONS IN THE JEWISH CALENDAR. WRITTEN BY THE LATE REBBE OF LUBAVITCH.
EN4 5147 JUDAIC ETHICS FOR A LAWLESS WORLD GORDIS, ROBERT MARTIN FELDINGER THE AUTHOR LAMENTS WHAT HE SEES IS A LACK OF A MORAL ORDER IN TODAY'S SOCIETY. HE SUGGESTS THAT A RETURN TO THE PRINCIPLES OF 'NATURAL LAW,' REVITALIZED BY A JUDAIC VIEW, WOULD RESTORE THAT ORDER.
EN4 5149 PAST PERFECT SHABTAI, YAAKOV LYNN HIMMELFARB MEIR, AN ENGINEER LIVING IN TEL AVIV, DISCOVERS HE HAS HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE AND IS CONVINCED OF HIS IMPENDING DEATH. THE NOVEL ILLUSTRATES THE INEVITABLE AND CORROSIVE EFFECTS OF TIME.
EN4 5151 DAVITA'S HARP POTOK, CHAIM (null) THE PROTAGONISTS OF POTOK'S NOVEL REJECT ORTHODOX JUDAISM FOR COMMUNISM. BUT IT IS THEIR AGNOSTICISM THAT ULTIMATELY DRIVES THEIR CHILDREN BACK TO ORTHODOXY.
EN4 5155 BEVERLY SILLS, BEVERLY; LINDERMAN, LAWRENCE RUTH FRANKFORT, RITA LEVINE THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE AMERICAN OPERA SINGER IN WHICH SHE DISCUSSES HER PRIVATE AS WELL AS HER PROFESSIONAL LIFE.
EN4 5158 GOLDA MEIR MCCAULEY, KAREN BERNICE MANDELL PART OF THE SERIES, 'WORLD LEADERS: PAST AND PRESENT,' THIS BOOK PLACES MEIR'S STORY IN THE CONTEXT OF CONTEMPORARY JEWISH HISTORY WITH EMPHASIS ON THE HOLOCAUST AND THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 5159 MARY ASCH, SHOLEM NANCY SCHIERING THIS NOVEL DEALS WITH THE LIFE OF MARY OF NAZARETH.
EN4 5161 FIFTH SON WIESEL, ELIE JUDITH TESSER A NOVEL ABOUT REUVEN TAMIROFF, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WHO WAS FORMERLY THE LEADER OF THE JEWISH COUNCIL IN A CONDEMNED CENTRAL EUROPEAN GHETTO. HIS AMERICAN-BORN SON GRADUALLY LEARNS OF THE BURIED EVENTS OF HIS FATHER'S LIFE.
EN4 5163 JEWS OF ISLAM LEWIS, BERNARD DON EISENBERG THE AUTHOR TRACES THE ORIGINS OF THE JUDEO-ISLAMIC TRADITION FROM THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES TO THE MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 5165 SEA CHANGES KOTLOWITZ, ROBERT RUTH SHERMAN THIS NOVEL TRACES THE DISPLACEMENT OF THE TEENAGE SON OF A GERMAN-JEWISH FAMILY LIVING IN FRANKFURT IN THE LATE 1930S. ADOPTED BY AN AMERICAN FAMILY, HE IS GIVEN A CHANCE AT A NEW LIFE.
EN4 5169 JUDAH P. BENJAMIN THE JEWISH CONFEDERATE EVANS, ELI N. FAY COHEN    THE AUTHOR MAINTAINS THAT JUDAH BENJAMIN, A FIGURE IN CIVIL WAR AND SOUTHERN JEWISH HISTORY, WAS DRIVEN INTO PUBLIC LIFE BY HIS JEWISHNESS. THE BOOK TRACES BENJAMIN'S RELATIONSHIP WITH JEFFERSON DAVIES. © 1988
EN4 5179 IMMORTAL BARTFUSS APPELFELD, AHARON CONSTANCE WARSHAWSKY IN A BLEND OF ALLEGORY AND REALISM, APPELFELD PRESENTS AN EMBITTERED HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WHO COPES WITH EVERYDAY LIFE IN MODERN ISRAEL.
EN4 5181 SEPHARDIM IN 20TH CENTURY AMERICA IN SEARCH OF UNITY PAPO, JOSEPH M. NANCY SCHIERING A DETAILED STUDY OF THE EFFORTS OF SEPHARDIC JEWS TO INTEGRATE THEMSELVES INTO AMERICAN SOCIETY WHILE MAINTAINING THEIR DISTINCTIVE CULTURES. THE AUTHOR FOCUSES ON THOSE WHO WORKED TO BENEFIT THE SEPHARDIC COMMUNITY, WHICH WAS SEPARATED FROM THE ASHKENAZIM BY LANGUAGE AND CUSTOMS.
EN4 5184 JEWISH WRY ESSAYS ON JEWISH HUMOR COHEN, SARAH BLACHER, ED. RICHARD HANAU AN ANALYSIS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF JEWISH HUMOR FROM ITS ROOTS IN EASTERN EUROPE THROUGH THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY. CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE IRVING HOWE, ROBERT ALTER, SANFORD PINSKER, AND ESTHER FUCHS.
EN4 5185 ONE STAR JEW EVANIER, DAVID (null) IN THESE 14 STORIES, A STRUGGLING NEW YORK CITY WRITER LOOKS BACK AT HIS PAIN-RIDDLED CHILDHOOD, COMES TO TERMS WITH HIS PARENTS, REACHES OUT TO HIS STEPSON, AND CREATES PORTRAITS OF FRIENDS AND CO-WORKERS.
EN4 5187 JERZY KOSINSKI LITERARY ALARM CLOCK SHERWIN, BYRON L. (null) A STUDY OF THE LIFE AND WORKS OF THE POLISH-AMERICAN AUTHOR PROVIDING THOSE UNFAMILIAR WITH KOSINSKI'S WRITINGS WITH A SURVEY OF HIS LITERARY OUTPUT.
EN4 5188 GONE TO SOLDIERS PIERCY, MARGE MEL DAVIS A PORTRAIT OF WORLD WAR II WHICH INTERWEAVES THE STORIES OF TEN CHARACTERS WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF CATACLYSMIC EVENTS.
EN4 5190 SURVIVAL IN AUSCHWITZ AND THE REAWAKENING LEVI, PRIMO (null) IN THESE ACCOUNTS OF HIS CONCENTRATION CAMP EXPERIENCES, LEVI FOCUSES ON HIS CAPTORS AND HIS COMPANIONS AND HOW HE RE-ENTERED THE WORLD WHEN THE WAR WAS OVER. INCLUDES AN AFTERWARD IN WHICH LEVI EXPLAINS WHY HE HAS EXPRESSED NO HATRED FOR THE GERMANS AND NO DESIRE FOR REVENGE.
EN4 5191 SEE YOU AT THE MOVIES THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MELVYN DOUGLA DOUGLAS, MELVYN; ARTHUR, TOM HELEN DITTUS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE ACCLAIMED ACTOR, THE SON OF A RUSSIAN-JEWISH IMMIGRANT AND A PROTESTANT FROM KENTUCKY, WHOSE LOOKS, CHARM AND TALENT MADE HIM A STAR.
EN4 5192 DREAMS AND DELUSIONS THE DRAMA OF GERMAN HISTORY (null) (null) THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE ROLE PLAYED BY GERMAN JEWS IN GERMAN HISTORY. INCLUDED ARE CONTRASTING STUDIES OF ALBERT EINSTEIN AND FRITZ HABER, A NOBEL LAUREATE IN CHEMISTRY.
EN4 5201 BLOOD CRIES WEISMAN, JOHN VIRGINIA SADOCK IN THIS STORY OF TERRORISM AND POLITICAL BETRAYAL, THE AUTHOR POSES QUESTIONS ABOUT DIFFERENT KINDS OF SUPPORT FOR AND BELIEF IN ISRAEL.
EN4 5203 MICKEY AND THE GOLEM A CHILD'S HANUKKAH STERN, STEVE ENID SEIDEN MICKEY TAKES A LIVING CLAY GIANT OUT OF THE ATTIC OF AN ABANDONED SYNAGOGUE IN AN OLD JEWISH SECTION OF MEMPHIS AND BRINGS HIM TO CHEER HIS DYING GRANDFATHER.
EN4 5204 FRAGMENTED LIFE OF DON JACOBO LERNER GOLDEMBERG, ISAAC NORMA FLASTER THE STORY OF A RUSSIAN IMMIGRANT FAMILY ATTEMPTING TO RECONSTRUCT THEIR TRADITIONS AND LIFESTYLE IN PERU IN THE 1930S.
EN4 5209 JEWISH VALUES IN BIOETHICS MEIER, LEVI, RABBI, ED. DR. I. W. KRAMER A SERIES OF LECTURES BY NINE EXPERTS IN THE FIELD OF JEWISH MEDICAL ETHICS, INCLUDING LEGAL, MORAL, AND ETHICAL DILEMMAS THAT ARE FACED BY BOTH PHYSICIANS AND PATIENTS.
EN4 5212 ABANDONMENT OF THE JEWS AMERICA AND THE HOLOCAUST, 1941-1945 WYMAN, DAVID JOYCE KARP A DOCUMENTED STUDY OF AMERICA'S RESPONSE TO THE NAZI ASSAULT ON EUROPEAN JEWRY.
EN4 5213 TESHUVAH STEINSALTZ, ADIN (null) A GUIDE FOR NEWLY OBSERVANT JEWS (BA'ALEI TESHUVAH), THE BOOK EXPLORES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, AND INTELLECTUAL CHALLENGES ENCOUNTERED IN THE ONGOING PROCESS OF SPIRITUAL AWAKENING.
EN4 5217 MAGGID SPEAKS KROHN, PAYSACH, RABBI (null) A SELECTION OF STORIES AND PARABLES BY RABBI SHOLOM SCHWARDON, A MASTER PREACHER LIVING IN JERUSALEM.
EN4 5218 GERSHWIN JABLONSKI, EDWARD JOSEPH REUTLINGER A BIOGRAPHY OF THE COMPOSER AND SONGWRITER WITH AN EMPHASIS ON PLACING GERSHWIN'S WORK IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE.
EN4 5221 PHILOSOPHY AND LAW STRAUSS, LEO ELEANOR SCHICK WRITTEN IN THE 1930S, THE AUTHOR ATTEMPTS TO RECONCILE THE DIFFICULTY OF BEING AN OBSERVANT JEW IN THE FACE OF SCIENCE AND REASON.
EN4 5222 LOVESONG BECOMING A JEW LESTER, JULIUS B.J. EISENSTAT THE ODYSSEY OF THE FORMER CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST, AUTHOR, AND ACADEMIC WHICH CULMINATED IN HIS CONVERSION TO JUDAISM.
EN4 5223 BLACK BOX OZ, AMOS BARBARA JUSTER THIS NOVEL TRACES THE LIFE OF A HAPPILY MARRIED WOMAN WHO REMAINS OBSESSIVELY ATTACHED TO HER EX-HUSBAND.
EN4 5224 NOT STRICTLY KOSHER PIONEER JEWS IN NEW ZEALAND ROSENTHAL, ODEDA CONSTANCE WARSHOWSKY A HISTORY OF JEWS IN EARLY NEW ZEALAND, INCLUDING PROFILES OF SUCH PROMINENT JEWS SUCH AS JULIUS VOGEL, NEW ZEALAND'S FIRST JEWISH PRIME MINISTER, AND ASHER ASHER, THE FOUNDER OF ITS FIRST VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT.
EN4 5226 TAPESTRY PLAIN, BELVA LYNN HIMELFARB THE CHARACTERS OF 'THE GOLDEN CUP' ENTER ADULTHOOD IN THIS NOVEL.
EN4 5227 NOW THESE ARE THE NAMES A NEW ENGLISH RENDITION OF THE BOOK FOX, EVERETT, TRANS. DOROTHY AXELROTH AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF THE BOOK OF EXODUS WHICH ATTEMPTS TO ECHO THE ORIGINAL HEBREW IN THE USE OF SUCH LITERARY ELEMENTS AS REPETITION, ALLUSION, WORD PLAY, AND ALLITERATION. INCLUDES EXPLANATORY NOTES.
EN4 5229 AVAILABLE LIGHT PIERCY, MARGE (null) A COLLECTION OF POEMS IN WHICH THE AUTHOR EXPLORES COMING TO TERMS WITH HERSELF AND HER PARENTS, FALLING IN LOVE, AND REDISCOVERING HER JEWISH IDENTITY.
EN4 5230 BAMBOO CRADLE A JEWISH FATHER'S STORY SCHWARTZBAUM, AVRAHAM (null) THE TRUE STORY OF HOW AN AMERICAN COUPLE ADOPTED A CHINESE INFANT FOUND ABANDONED IN A TAIWAN RAILROAD STATION. THE SUBTEXT OF THE BOOK IS THE DISCOVERY OF THEIR JEWISH HERITAGE.
EN4 5233 PHYSICIAN GORDON, NOAH HELEN DITTUS, RITA LEVINE, JACK SANDERS THE ADVENTURES OF A CHRISTIAN ORPHAN BOY WHO IS APPRENTICED TO A BARBER-SURGEON AND HIS TREATMENT AS AN OUTSIDER LIVING AMONG JEWS AND MOSLEMS.
EN4 5240 SABBATH ITS MEANING FOR MODERN MAN HESCHEL, ABRAHAM JOSHUA NANCY SCHIER AN EXPOSITION OF THE SABBATH AND ITS EMBODIMENT OF THE SPIRITUAL REALITIES OF JUDAISM.
EN4 5241 LET US MAKE MAN SELF-ESTEEM THROUGH JEWISHNESS (null) (null) TWERSKI, A PSYCHIATRIST AND TORAH SCHOLAR, SUGGESTS A WAY IN WHICH PEOPLE CAN COME TO KNOW AND VALUE THEMSELVES.
EN4 5244 LAZAR MALKIN ENTERS HEAVEN STERN, STEVE SARAJEAN SHERK NINE STORIES ABOUT JEWISH LIFE ON MYTHICAL NORTH MAIN STREET IN MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE.
EN4 5245 TRAVELS AMICHAI, YEHUDA ZOE LANTEIME BELTH THIS BOOK-LENGTH AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL POEM IS A SERIES OF LINKED MEDITATIONS ON THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE LIFE OF THE POET AND THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 5246 NEW JEWISH CUISINE BERKOWITZ, GILA CYNTHIA BLASENSTEIN & BEVERLY FRIEDLER RECIPES FOR JEWISH DISHES THAT EMPHASIZE HEALTHFUL INGREDIENTS. INCLUDES SECTIONS ON VEGETARIAN, HOLIDAY, AND ISRAELI FOODS.
EN4 5251 DEATH OF METHUSELAH AND OTHER STORIES SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS SYLVIA LEVINSON THESE STORIES, SET IN BIBLICAL TIMES, PRE-WORLD WAR II POLAND, AND THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY, ALLUDE TO THE HOLOCAUST, TO THE ROOTLESSNESS OF EXILE, AND TO BETRAYAL.
EN4 5252 HOTEL SAVOY ROTH, JOSEPH ELEANOR SCHICK SET IN A GREY INDUSTRIAL TOWN IN EASTERN EUROPE, THE NARRATOR HAS BEEN A PRISONER OF WAR IN SIBERIA. THIS IS A COMPELLING EVOCATION AND PARABLE OF EUROPE BETWEEN THE WARS.
EN4 5254 SOCIAL AND RELIGIOUS HISTORY OF THE JEWS,  LATE MIDDLE AGES AND ERA OF  EUROPEAN EXPANSION,1200-1650 BARON, SALO WITTMAYER DR. IRVING W. KRAMER THIS VOLUME LOOKS AT THE ROLE OF THE JEWS IN THE COLLAPSING BYZANTINE EMPIRE AND THE REMNANTS OF THAT CIVILIZATION.
EN4 5255 BUTCHER'S THEATER KELLERMAN, JONATHAN BEA DAVIS WHEN THE MUTILATED BODY OF AN ARAB GIRL IS FOUND, INSPECTOR SHARAVI OF THE JERUSALEM POLICE MUST USE HIS WITS AND THE ETHNIC INFORMATION PROVIDED BY HIS ASSISTANTS TO FIND THE KILLER WHO IS STALKING INHABITANTS OF THE CITY.
EN4 5256 MURDER IN YIDDISH HAIBLUM, ISIDORE MELVIN DAVIS JIM SHAW'S INVESTIGATION OF AN EX-POLICE OFFICER TAKES ON A NEW TWIST WHEN HIS ELDERLY JEWISH NEIGHBOR IS BEATEN TO DEATH. IN ORDER TO SOLVE HIS CASE AND PREVENT ANOTHER CRIME, SHAW MUST UNCOVER THE CONNECTION BETWEEN THESE TWO PEOPLE.
EN4 5258 MISS AMERICA, 1945 BESS MYERSON'S OWN STORY DWORKIN, SUSAN R. FRANKFORT/ R. LEVINE/J. BRONITSKY THIS BIOGRAPHY FOCUSES ON THE PERIOD WHEN MYERSON WON THE MISS AMERICA TITLE AND PAINTS A PORTRAIT OF THE IMMEDIATE POSTWAR ERA.
EN4 5262 JOKES OF OPPRESSION THE HUMOR OF SOVIET JEWS HARRIS, DAVID A.; RABINOVICH, IZRAIL ADELINE MAREMONT A COLLECTION OF JOKES THAT FINDS HUMOR IN THE OFTEN DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES OF BEING A JEW IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION.
EN4 5264 JACKIE OY! JACKIE MASON FROM BIRTH TO REBIRTH MASON, JACKIE; GROSS, KEN JACK LACKS, MON. CELE SAFER & GERTRUDE ROSENBERG PEPPERED WITH IRREVERENT COMMENTARY, MASON CHRONICLES HIS PROFESSIONAL FALL AND RISE AND DESCRIBES HIS STRUGGLES AS AN IMMIGRANT'S SON AND A TENTH GENERATION RABBI WHO DREAMED OF A LIFE IN SHOW BUSINESS.
EN4 5265 CAN'T HELP SINGIN' THE AMERICAN MUSICAL ON STAGE  MAST, GERALD RUBELLE SCHAFFLER AN EXAMINATION OF THE LAST 100 YEARS OF THE AMERICAN MUSICAL. THE AUTHOR ALSO EXPLORES WHY MANY OF THE LEADING COMPOSERS WERE JEWISH.
EN4 5267 RHYTHMS OF JEWISH LIVING A SEPHARDIC APPROACH ANGEL, MARC D. SARENE MYERS A DISCUSSION OF THE DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SEPHARDIC APPROACH TO THE OBSERVANCES AND CONCEPTS OF JUDAISM. THE AUTHOR LOOKS AT ISSUES SUCH AS THE FAMILY, THE APPLICATION OF HALACHA TO MODERN LIFE, ISRAEL AND THE NATIONS, AND CONVERSION.
EN4 5268 SEASON OF THE JEW SHADBOLT, MAURICE FAITH GARFIELD, CELE SAFER & JACK SANDERS THIS NOVEL IS BASED ON AN ACTUAL MAORI REVOLT AGAINST THE BRITISH IN NEW ZEALAND FROM 1868 THROUGH 1869.
EN4 5271 FACTS A NOVELIST'S AUTOBIOGRAPHY ROTH, PHILIP SYLVIA LEVINSON IN THIS MEMOIR, AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL SEQUEL TO 'THE COUNTERLIFE,' ROTH RELATES THE FIRST 35 YEARS OF HIS LIFE, BEGINNING WITH HIS LOWER MIDDLE-CLASS JEWISH CHILDHOOD IN NEWARK, NEW JERSEY AND ENDING WITH THE CULTURAL TURBULENCE THAT LED HIM TO WRITE 'PORTNOY'S COMPLAINT' IN 1969.
EN4 5281 STRIVE FOR TRUTH (PARTS I & II) (MICHTAV ME'ELIYAHU) DESSLER, ELIYAHU E., RABBI BERNICE G. DAVIS ADAPTED FROM THE ORIGINAL HEBREW, THIS BOOK PRESENTS THE IDEAS OF A TWENTIETH-CENTURY PROPONENT OF THE MUSSAR (ETHICS) MOVEMENT. (PART 1 & 2)
EN4 5283 GREAT JEWS IN SPORTS SLATER, ROBERT HARRY M. GARTEN AN INTERNATIONAL GALAXY OF NOTED JEWS IN SPORTS, INCLUDING MANY ELECTED TO THE JEWISH HALL OF FAME IN ISRAEL. SKETCHES OF 'NEAR GREATS' AND ISRAELI SPORTS FIGURES ARE ALSO INCLUDED.
EN4 5287 BOOK OF ADAM TO MOSES SEGAL, LORE CORRINNE SHAFTEL THE AUTHOR RETELLS BIBLE STORIES FOR CHILDREN.
EN4 5288 SHINING THROUGH ISAACS, SUSAN EVE HABERMAN SET IN NEW YORK, WASHINGTON AND BERLIN DURING WORLD WAR II, THIS IS THE STORY OF HOW A SERIES OF EVENTS TRANSFORM AN ORDINARY SECRETARY INTO A HEROIC SPY WHO UNDERTAKES A DANGEROUS MISSION TO HELP SAVE HER COUNTRY.
EN4 5289 KING OF THE FIELDS SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS RUTH SHERMAN SINGER'S INTERPRETATION OF PRIMITIVE HISTORY DEPICTS THE TRANSITION OF POLAND FROM A HUNTER-GATHERER SOCIETY TO A SOCIETY BASED ON AGRICULTURE.
EN4 5290 GOLDA GOLDA MEIR:THE ROMANTIC YEARS MARTIN, RALPH G. DOROTHY MASKIN THIS INFORMAL NARRATIVE FOLLOWS THE FORMER PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL FROM HER FIRST EIGHT YEARS IN KIEV, WHERE SHE WAS BORN IN 1893, TO AMERICA AND ENDS IN 1948 WITH THE CREATION OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.
EN4 5292 BLESSING AND THE CURSE BAYER, LINDA HARRY BERENHOLTZ & SELMA BAUMGOLD IN A NOVEL THAT EXPLORES THE DIFFICULTIES OF PARENTING WITHOUT MARRIAGE, A SINGLE MOTHER, WHO WORKS AS A PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH, FINDS FULFILLMENT IN ISRAEL.
EN4 5300 MIRACLE HATER HAREVEN, SHULAMITH CORINNE SHAFTEL SET IN BIBLICAL TIMES, ESHKAR IS A HEBREW BORN INTO SLAVERY IN EGYPT. HE TAKES PART IN THE EXODUS BUT SEPARATES HIMSELF FROM THE OTHER TRIBES WHEN HE SEES THAT MOSES' MIRACLES CAUSE ONLY PAIN. HE REMAINS IN THE DESERT, CYNICAL AND ALONE.
EN4 5301 JEW IN AMERICAN CINEMA ERENS, PATRICK STANLEY KIRSCH A CHRONOLOGICAL EXAMINATION OF THE SHIFTING TYPOLOGY OF JEWISH CHARACTER TYPES IN MOVIES. THE AUTHOR CHARTS THE JEW'S CHANGING POSITION AS OUTSIDER OR INSIDER AND EXAMINES HOW JEWISH PRESSURE GROUPS AND EXECUTIVES SOUGHT TO LIMIT HIGHLY NEGATIVE STEREOTYPES.
EN4 5305 JACOB THE BAKER BEN SHEA, NOAH JUDITH PAKIER AN ENTIRE TOWN SEEKS THE ADVICE OF A PIOUS BAKER AFTER HE ACCIDENTALLY BAKES A NOTE OF PERSONAL REFLECTION INTO ONE OF HIS LOAVES.
EN4 5306 BASIC JUDAISM FOR YOUNG PEOPLE VOLUME ONE - ISRAEL PASACHOFF, NAOMI EDITH PERMAN THE MOST COMMON WORDS IN THE JEWISH VOCABULARY-THE ONES THAT HAVE TRANSMITTED THE ESSENCE OF JEWISH IDENTITY DOWN THROUGH THE AGES-ARE STEEPED IN HISTORY AND TRADITION AND LAYERS OF MEANING. HOW CAN WE EXPLAIN THEM IN TERMS THE YOUNG STUDENTS WILL UNDERSTAND TODAY? THIS VOLUME USES CONCEPTS TO TEACH HISTORY, TELLS STORIES TO TEACH MORALITY, AND INTRODUCES HEROES TO TEACH VALUES.
EN4 5310 LEGENDS OF ZIONS KAHANA, S. Z., DR. SHIRLEY KALB WHEN MYSTICS VISIT SACRED, HEAVENLY SITES, THEY MAKE THEIR ENTRY AND EXIT THROUGH SEVEN GATE, USING EACH ACCORDING TO THE OCCASION AND THE SEASON OF THE YEAR. THESE SEVEN GATES ARE CONNECTED WITH THE SEVEN STARRY FIRMAMENTS, WITH THE SEVEN DAYS OF THE WEEK AND THE 12 MONTHS OF THE YEAR. THE STORIES IN THIS BOOK BELONG TO THOSE LEGENDARY TALES WHICH CLING TO THE ZODIAC.
EN4 5311 DEAR ANN, DEAR ABBY THE UNAUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY OF ANN POTTKER, JAN; SPECIALE, BOB CHARLOTTE MEYER THE STORY OF TWINS, 'EPPIE' AND 'POPO' FRIEDMAN, WHO WENT ON TO BECOME THE WELL-KNOWN ADVICE COLUMNISTS, 'DEAR ANN' AND 'DEAR ABBY.'
EN4 5318 GREAT JEWISH DEBATES AND DILEMMAS JEWISH PERSPECTIVES ON MORAL ISSUE VORSPAN, ALBERT (null) THE AUTHOR EXAMINES JEWISH LIBERALISM FROM ALL SIDES OF THE DEBATE AND WONDERS WHETHER IT IS TIME TO RECONSIDER 'TRADITIONAL' JEWISH LIBERALISM.
EN4 5320 ROAD TO EIN HAROD KENAN, AMOS SYLVIA ESTES THIS NOVEL DEPICTS AN ISRAEL HEADING TOWARD FASCISM AFTER A MILITARY COUP. EIN HAROD, A LEGENDARY KIBBUTZ FOUNDED BY SOCIALIST ZIONISTS, IS THE LAST CENTER OF ISRAELI RESISTANCE.
EN4 5326 VOLUNTEERS SCLIAR, MOACYR SYLVIA JACOBS SET IN 1970, THIS NOVEL BLENDS THE MYSTICAL AND THE REAL AS IT TELLS THE STORY OF THE VOYAGE OF THE 'VOLUNTARIOS,' A TUGBOAT SAILING FROM PORTUGAL TO ISRAEL WITH AN ECLECTIC GROUP OF PASSENGERS. ITS MISSION IS TO BRING A DYING MAN TO JERUSALEM.
EN4 5327 LEAVING BARNEY MOSKOWITZ, BETTE ANN SARAH LEE CASE WHEN BARNEY GOODMAN ACCIDENTALLY DIES, HE LEAVES HIS WIDOW WITH A BOOKSTORE IN A DECLINING NEIGHBORHOOD AND A NUMBER OF MYSTERIES TO BE UNRAVELED.
EN4 5329 OPERATION BABYLON HILLEL, SHLOMO JUDITH TESSER THE STORY OF THE 1955 AIRLIFT OF 125,000 JEWS TO ISRAEL AND THE ROLE PLAYED BY THE AUTHOR, AN ISRAELI POLITICIAN WHO WAS AN UNDERCOVER AGENT AT THE TIME.
EN4 5330 WHITE LIES SALAMON, JULIE MILDRED WEISBLATT THIS IS A STORY OF LIES, THE ONES CREATED TO PROTECT JAMAICA AND HER SISTER, AND THE LIES THAT ARE PART OF JAMAICA'S CAREER AS A JOURNALIST. EVENTUALLY THE LIES ARE EXPOSED WHEN JAMAICA'S JOB LEADS HER INTO A CONFRONTATION WITH HER PARENT'S HIDDEN PAST.
EN4 5332 MACCABEAN REVOLT ANATOMY OF A BIBLICAL REVOLUTION HARRINGTON, DANIEL J. DOROTHY AXELROTH A STUDY OF THE BOOKS OF DANIEL AND MACCABEES, INTENDED AS AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STORY OF THE MACCABEAN REVOLT.
EN4 5335 BAUMGARTNER'S BOMBAY DESAI, ANITA RITA LEVINE  AS A YOUNG JEWISH BOY, HUGO BAUMGARTNER WAS FORCED TO LEAVE HIS FAMILY AND HIS COUNTRY WHEN HITLER CAME TO POWER. ENDING UP IN BOMBAY, WHERE HE SPENDS THE REST OF HIS LIFE ALONE, BAUMGARTNER EMBODIES THE WANDERER'S SENSE OF DISPLACEMENT AND EMOTIONAL DETACHMENT.
EN4 5336 ARABESQUES SHAMMAS, ANTON E. WORTHEIMER THE AUTHOR, A PALESTINIAN CHRISTIAN, WRITES A HISTORY OF HIS YOUTH IN AN ARAB VILLAGE IN THE GALILEE. FANATICISM AND SUPERSTITION ARE COUPLED WITH THE PLEASURES AND PAINS OF PEASANT LIFE. A FRACTURED NARRATIVE AND SHIFTING CHRONOLOGY GIVE THE BOOK ITS DESCRIPTION AS A WORK OF FICTION.
EN4 5337 SEE UNDER LOVE GROSSMAN, DAVID RUBELLE SCHOFLER SET IN ISRAEL IN 1959, THE NOVEL FOCUSES ON MOMIK, A NINE-YEAR-OLD CHILD OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS WHO HAS LEARNED TO HIDE HIS FEELINGS AND SHIELD HIMSELF FROM ALL ATTACHMENTS. BUT WHEN HUMANITY TOUCHES HIM, MOMIK REALIZES THAT GOODNESS CAN EXIST ALONGSIDE THE HORRORS OF HISTORY.
EN4 5338 FROM THE MACCABEES TO THE MISHNAH COHEN, SHAYE J.D. ELEANOR SCHICK A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF JEWS AND JUDAISM FROM 160 THROUGH 63 B.C.E.
EN4 5340 GOLDEN CUP PLAIN, BELVA NORMA FLASTER SET IN THE WORLD OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS AT THE BEGINNING OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, THIS IS THE STORY OF HENNIE ROTH, A SUFFRAGETTE AND FIGHTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE. SHE STRUGGLES TO RECONCILE THE DEMANDS OF FAMILY AND OF HER CONSCIENCE WITH THE DEMANDS OF HER HEART.
EN4 5343 SHAWL A STORY AND A NOVELLA OZICK, CYNTHIA AMY GOLDBERG OZICK STEERS THE READER THROUGH THE MIND OF ROSA, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, WHO RELIVES THE PAST BY WRITING LETTERS IN HER HEAD TO HER DEAD DAUGHTER, MAGDA. THE SHAWL OF THE TITLE IS MAGDA'S WHICH ROSA HAS PRESERVED AS BOTH TALISMAN AND SECURITY BLANKET.
EN4 5346 MAVERICK RABBI REICHEL, AARON I. BERNICE PERLMAN & MIRIAM BENDER THE BIOGRAPHY OF RABBI HERBERT GOLDSTEIN, FOUNDER OF THE INSTITUTIONAL SYNAGOGUE IN HARLEM, A FORERUNNER OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, AND THE FIRST AMERICAN-BORN, IVY LEAGUE-EDUCATED ORTHODOX RABBI.
EN4 5350 DEVIL'S SPY HASTINGS, MICHAEL BARBARA JUSTER RUTH MENDELSON, A SPY FOR THE BRITISH, IS ABOUT TO BE EXECUTED BY THE TURKISH COMMAND WHEN THEY COMPEL HER TO SPY ON THE BRITISH OR HER FATHER WILL BE KILLED.
EN4 5353 LAST PRINCESS FREEMAN, CYNTHIA RUTH FRANKFURT, RITA LEVINE & JACK SAUNDERS SET IN NEW YORK CITY'S UPPER EAST SIDE, HOLLYWOOD, AND THE ISRAELI DESERT THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS THE LIVES OF LILY GOODHUE AND HARRY KOHLE, AN INTERMARRIED COUPLE.
EN4 5361 FIVE SEASONS YEHOSHUA, A.B. LYNN HIMELFARB YEHOSHUA WRITES OF THE PAINFUL AND AWKWARD READJUSTMENT TO LIFE OF A PASSIVE CIVIL SERVANT WHO HAD NURSED HIS WIFE THROUGH A LONG AND FATAL ILLNESS.
EN4 5363 MASTER OF THE RETURN REICH, TOVA SYLVIA ESTES A SOCIAL PARODY ABOUT ISRAELI PENITENTS, TRANSFORMED INTO ZEALOTS, WHO BECOME INTOXICATED BY THE HASIDISM OF RABBI NACHMAN OF BRATSLAV.
EN4 5364 IF NOT NOW, WHEN? LEVI, PRIMO CONSTANCE WARSHOWSKY THE AUTHOR PORTRAYS THE JEW NOT AS A VICTIM OF NAZISM, BUT AS A FIGHTER, AFFIRMING HIS HUMANITY AGAINST IMPOSSIBLE ODDS.
EN4 5365 TEVYE THE DAIRYMAN AND THE RAILROAD STORIES ALEICHEM, SHOLOM SUSAN WINOGRAD THIS COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES IS A SERIES OF VIGNETTES OF SHTETL LIFE IN THE JEWISH PALE IMMEDIATELY PRIOR TO WORLD WAR I
EN4 5366 RAGMAN'S SON DOUGLAS, KIRK EDITH FRIEDMAN THE CHILD OF JEWISH-RUSSIAN IMMIGRANTS, RAISED IN POVERTY, DOUGLAS BECAME A MOVIE STAR AND A MILLIONAIRE. HE RECOUNTS HIS EARLY YEARS, HIS RISE TO FAME, AND HIS PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS.
EN4 5368 WHO NEEDS GOD KUSHNER, HAROLD, RABB STANLEY R. BRAV THE AUTHOR ASSERTS THAT EVERYONE NEEDS GOD AND INSISTS THAT GOD HEARS PEOPLE EVEN WHEN THEY PROTEST DIVINE 'MISHANDLING' OF THEIR AFFAIRS.
EN4 5369 CENTAUR IN THE GARDEN SCLIAR, MOACYR FLORENCE JABLON A FANTASY ABOUT A CENTAUR WHO IS BORN INTO A JEWISH FAMILY. HE JOINS A CIRCUS WHERE HE MARRIES A FEMALE CENTAUR WHO ALSO DREAMS OF BEING 'NORMAL.'
EN4 5372 ADVENTURES OF MENACHEM MENDL ALEICHEM, SHOLOM SARENE MEYERS AN EXCHANGE OF LETTERS BETWEEN THE HERO AND HIS WIFE WHO IS LEFT BEHIND IN THE VILLAGE OF KASRILEVKE WHILE HER HUSBAND SEEKS HIS FORTUNE IN THE BIG CITIES OF ODESSA AND KIEV.
EN4 5375 BERNSTEIN A BIOGRAPHY PEYSER, JOAN ESTELLE ADEN THE AUTHOR TRACES BERNSTEIN'S LIFE, FROM HIS BOSTON CHILDHOOD AND TIN PAN ALLEY APPRENTICESHIP TO HIS CAREER AS A CONDUCTOR AND COMPOSER.
EN4 5377 FESTIVAL OF ESTHER THE STORY OF PURIM SILVERMAN, MAIDA (null) A SIMPLE RETELLING OF THE PURIM STORY INCLUDING A RECIPE FOR 'HAMENTASCHEN.'
EN4 5378 FOR EVERY SIN APPELFELD, AHARON (null) THIS NOVEL PORTRAYS A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, WHO SPENT FOUR YEARS IN CONCENTRATION CAMPS, TENTATIVELY JOINING THE COMPANY OF SURVIVORS.
EN4 5379 WASTELAND SINCLAIR, JO ALICE ARLOW THE STORY OF JACOB BRAUNOWITZ, WHO, IN HIS ZEAL TO ASSIMILATE INTO AMERICAN CULTURE, DENIES HIS JEWISH HERITAGE. PSYCHOANALYSIS HELPS HIM REDISCOVER HIS ROOTS. THE BOOK ALSO EXPLORES THE STRONGER JEWISH IDENTITY OF JACOB'S SISTER WHO IS A LESBIAN AND A CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST.
EN4 5381 HISTORY OF THE JEWS. VOL. 5 GRAETZ, HEINRICH LILLIAN GLIXON THE FIFTH VOLUME OF A HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE BY THE GERMAN-JEWISH HISTORIAN. COVERS THE PERIOD FROM THE CHMIELNICKI PERSECUTION OF JEWS IN POLAND IN 1648 UNTIL 1870.
EN4 5383 FINAL ANALYSIS OF DR. STARK TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH ELISSA BAUM  WHILE SOLVING THE MYSTERY OF HIS FRIEND'S MURDER, RABBI WINTER, AN ORTHODOX RABBI, ALSO LEARNS A LESSON IN THE EVILS OF TALE-BEARING AND RUMOR-MONGERING.
EN4 5384 WHAT YOU THOUGHT YOU KNEW ABOUT JUDAISM 341 COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT JEWS BULKA, REUVEN P., RABBI ADELINE MARAMOUNT RABBI BULKA CLARIFIES COMMON MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT JEWISH LIFE ON SUCH TOPICS AS THE HOLIDAYS, RITUALS, LIFE-CYCLE EVENTS, AND TRADITIONS. SOURCES ARE ALSO PROVIDED.
EN4 5391 JESTERS MARKISH, DAVID MURRAY GLANZ COMIC AND TRAGIC ELEMENTS ARE USED IN THIS HISTORICAL NOVEL ABOUT PETER THE GREAT AND HIS THREE JEWISH ADVISERS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY RUSSIA. THE AUTHOR EMPHASIZES THE FINE LINE ONCE WALKED BY AMBITIOUS EUROPEAN JEWS AS THEY HAD TO BE BOTH CLEVER AND NON-THREATENING TO THOSE IN POWER.
EN4 5392 BELLAROSA CONNECTION BELLOW, SAUL SYLVIA LEVINSON THE AGING NARRATOR REMEMBERS AN ACQUAINTANCE WHO WAS SAVED FROM THE NAZIS AND, FOR YEARS, IS THWARTED IN HIS ATTEMPTS TO THANK HIS RESCUER.
EN4 5394 SUSTAINING UTTERANCE DISCOURSES ON CHASIDIC THOUGHT STEINSALTZ, ADIN HELEN STEWART A COMPANION VOLUME TO 'THE LONG SHORTER WAY,' IN WHICH STEINSALTZ CONTINUES HIS COMMENTARY ON THE 'TANYA,' THE CLASSIC CHASIDIC TEXT. THE BOOK DEALS WITH SEVERAL FUNDAMENTAL THEOLOGICAL CONCEPTS OF JEWISH THOUGHT.
EN4 5395 LATECOMERS BROOKNER, ANITA MULTIPLE THE STORY OF A FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN TWO MEN, FROM THEIR TRAGIC BEGINNINGS AS REFUGEES FROM GERMANY TO THEIR SUCCESS AS PARTNERS IN BUSINESS.
EN4 5396 MYSTIC QUEST AN INTRODUCTION TO JEWISH MYSTICISM ARIEL, DAVID S. DR. IRVING KRAMER A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF JEWISH MYSTICISM GEARED TO THE LAY READER.
EN4 5398 TERRITORY OF LIES THE EXCLUSIVE STORY OF JONATHAN J. POLLARD BLITZER, WOLF KAREN LANDSMAN BLITZER, A JOURNALIST, RECOUNTS THE STORY OF JONATHAN J. POLLARD, THE AMERICAN JEW WHO SPIED ON THE UNITED STATES FOR ISRAEL, AND ANSWERS SOME DISTURBING QUESTIONS
EN4 5399 JACOB'S LADDER COLLINS, ALAN BERNICE PERLMAN IN AN ORPHANAGE SURROUNDED BY YOUNG REFUGEES FROM HITLER'S GERMANY, JACOB IS TAUGHT THE SIGNIFICANCE OF HIS HERITAGE. BUT IT TAKES A SERIES OF TRAGEDIES FOR JACOB TO BEGIN TO LIVE HIS LIFE FULLY.
EN4 5401 OUT OF MANY WATERS GREENE, JACQUELINE DEMBAR LYNN HIMELFARB IN 1654, A YOUNG PORTUGUESE GIRL STOWS AWAY ABOARD A DUTCH SHIP HEADED FOR NEW AMSTERDAM. THROUGH THE HEROINE'S ADVENTURES, THE YOUNG READER IS INTRODUCED TO AMERICAN AND JEWISH HISTORY.
EN4 5402 AGENTS OF INNOCENCE IGNATIUS, DAVID JACK LACKS A SPY NOVEL SET IN THE TURBULENCE OF THE CONTEMPORARY MIDDLE EAST. INCLUDES A WIDE RANGE OF CHARACTERS EACH CONVINCED OF THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF HIS OR HER OWN GOAL.
EN4 5404 BLESSINGS PLAIN, BELVA (null) JENNIE RAKOWSKY, A LAWYER WHO SPECIALIZES IN DEFENDING THE RIGHTS OF IMPOVERISHED WOMEN, IS ABOUT TO MARRY A FELLOW ATTORNEY. BUT HER WELL-ORDERED LIFE IS SHATTERED WHEN THE CHILD SHE GAVE UP FOR ADOPTION APPEARS ON HER DOORSTEP.
EN4 5405 IMMIGRANT'S DAUGHTER FAST, HOWARD SARAJEAN SHERK THIS FIFTH AND FINAL VOLUME OF THE LAVETTE FAMILY SAGA IS SET AGAINST THE TURBULENT BACKDROP OF THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY AND CENTERS ON THE POLITICAL AND PERSONAL LIFE OF BARBARA LAVETTE.
EN4 5406 JEWISH SPIRITUALITY I FROM THE BIBLE TO THE MIDDLE AGES GREEN, ARTHUR, ED. RUBELLE SCHAFLER FIFTEEN U.S. AND ISRAELI SCHOLARS EXPLORE JUDAISM'S SPIRITUALITY FROM ITS FOUNDATION IN THE BIBLICAL AGE AND ITS EMERGENCE IN THE RABBINIC AGE TO THE PERIOD OF REFLECTION IN THE MEDIEVAL AGE.
EN4 5408 WALKER IN THE CITY KAZIN, ALFRED MEL DAVIS THE AUTHOR TELLS OF HIS NEW YORK CHILDHOOD IN BROWNSVILLE, AT THAT TIME A NEIGHBORHOOD OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWISH IMMIGRANTS. THE BOOK EXPLORES HIS SEARCH FOR POLITICAL AND SPIRITUAL VALUES.
EN4 5409 HEROES OF ISRAEL PROFILES IN JEWISH COURAGE HERZOG, CHAIM (null) THE PHYSICAL AND MORAL COURAGE OF EACH JEWISH HERO FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO THE 1976 ENTEBBE RESCUE IS DEPICTED ALONG WITH THE CONDITIONS AND ENEMIES AGAINST WHICH THEY BATTLED.
EN4 5410 WAY OF TORAH AN INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM. 4TH ED NEUSNER, JACOB JEROME BROOKMAN THIS TEXT SURVEYS THE VARIETIES OF JEWISH BELIEF AND BEHAVIOR, MODERN JEWISH CULTURE, AND THE PERSISTENCE OF RABBINIC TRADITION.
EN4 5411 WHO WROTE THE BIBLE? FRIEDMAN, RICHARD ELLIOT (null) AN EXAMINATION OF THE COMPLEX HISTORY OF THE FIVE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE AND THEIR AUTHORSHIP.
EN4 5412 FOURTH STREET EAST WEIDMAN, JEROME MIRIAM BLOSVERN THIS NOVEL TELLS THE STORY OF BENNY KRAMER GROWING UP ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE OF MANHATTAN IN THE 1920S.
EN4 5413 IT WASN'T ALL VELVET TORME, MEL MARION HARRIS IN HIS MEMOIR, TORME, THE CHICAGO-BORN SON OF RUSSIAN-JEWISH IMMIGRANTS, LOOKS BACK AT HIS YEARS IN SHOW BUSINESS.
EN4 5417 SLOPES OF LEBANON OZ, AMOS ROSE SPANIER A SERIES OF ARTICLES AND SPEECHES WRITTEN BETWEEN 1982 AND 1988 WHOSE SUBJECTS INCLUDE KURT WALDHEIM AND THE AUSTRIAN ORIGINS OF MANY NAZIS, CLAUDE LANZMANN'S HOLOCAUST FILM, 'SHOAH,' THE 1984 HIJACKING OF A BUS BY ARAB TERRORISTS, THE WEAKENING OF ISRAEL'S LABOR PARTY, AND THE SEARCH FOR PEACE IN ISRAEL.
EN4 5419 CONFESSIONS OF A GOOD ARAB KANIUK, YORAM HARRY M. GARTEN AS THE SON OF AN ISRAELI MOTHER AND AN ARAB FATHER, YOSEF IS CONSUMED BY ANGER OVER HIS REJECTION BY BOTH THE ISRAELI AND ARAB WORLDS. THROUGH HIS PROTAGONIST, THE AUTHOR PRESENTS AN INDICTMENT OF THE ZIONIST DREAM AND EXPLORES THE THEMES OF ALIENATION AND LONGING.
EN4 5421 GALUT MODERN JEWISH REFLECTIONS ON HOMEL EISEN, ARNOLD M. IRVING W. KRAMER, DR BY ANALYZING CLASSICAL SOURCES, THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE POSSIBLE MEANINGS OF EXILE AND HOMECOMING. HE ASSERTS THAT CONTEMPORARY NOTIONS OF HOMELESSNESS ARE SHAPED BY THE WAY IT IS DEPICTED IN THE BIBLE AND RABBINIC LITERATURE.
EN4 5422 HAVA NAGILA ABOUT THE SONG AND THE COMPOSER FEINBERG, SHELDON SHELDON FEINBERG THE STORY OF MOSHE NATHANSON WHO AT AGE 12 WROTE THE WORDS TO THE FAMOUS SONG, HAVA NAGILA, IN JERUSALEM. HE LATER CAME TO THE U.S. WHERE HE BECAME A CANTOR, COMPOSER, MUSIC TEACHER, AND CONCERT ARTIST.
EN4 5425 KEEPING SECRETS SHANKMAN, SARAH SARAH LEE KASE EMMA FINE, AN INDEPENDENT JEWISH GIRL, SETS OUT FROM LOS ANGELES FOR ATLANTA AND NEW YORK TO FIND HER TRUE IDENTITY. WHEN SHE RETURNS HOME, SHE HAS A SURPRISING REVELATION ABOUT HER NATURAL PARENTS.
EN4 5426 JEWISH LEGENDS ZWEIG, STEFAN ROBERT UCHITELLE ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN SWEDEN, THESE JEWISH STORIES WERE WRITTEN DURING THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 5438 WHAT DINAH THOUGHT METZGER, DEENA CAROL LOWENSTEIN A MULTIDIMENSIONAL NOVEL IN WHICH THREE DINAHS ARE INTERWOVEN: THE BIBLICAL DINAH, THE AUTHOR DEENA, AND DINAH Z., A JEWISH-AMERICAN FILMMAKER ON LOCATION IN ISRAEL. THE STORIES OF THESE THREE WOMEN PORTRAY THE ISSUES OF BIBLICAL AND MODERN WOMEN.
EN4 5440 MITLA PASS URIS, LEON BILL ARONSON WITH HIS MARRIAGE IN TURMOIL AND HIS WRITING CAREER AT A STANDSTILL, GIDEON ZADOK GOES TO ISRAEL DURING THE 1956 SINAI WAR TO TRY TO REDEEM HIMSELF AS A WRITER AND A JEW.
EN4 5444 OTHER JEWS THE SEPHARDIM TODAY ELAZAR, DANIEL J. SYLVIA HORENSTEIN ELAZAR OVERTURNS STEREOTYPES AND CHALLENGES WIDELY-HELD ASSUMPTIONS ABOUT SEPHARDIM IN ISRAEL AND PROVIDES READERS WITH A TOUR OF SEPHARDI COMMUNITIES AROUND THE WORLD.
EN4 5446 HANK GREENBERG THE STORY OF MY LIFE GREENBERG, HANK RICHARD HANAU GREENBERG RECOUNTS HIS YEARS AS THE FIRST JEWISH BASEBALL PLAYER, A SUCCESSFUL BASEBALL MANAGER, AND AN INVESTMENT BROKER.
EN4 5451 BORROWED TIME JACKONT, AMNON TRUDY CUTLER THE NOVEL SHIFTS BETWEEN SEVERAL OF ITS MAIN ISRAELI AND PALESTINIAN CHARACTERS AS IT STRUGGLES TO ANSWER THE QUESTION: IS ISRAEL WORTH THE PAIN, FOR JEWS, THAT IS NECESSARY TO KEEP IT ALIVE AS A NATION?
EN4 5454 DEVIL AND THE JEWS THE MEDIEVAL CONCEPTION OF THE JEW TRACHTENBERG, JOSHUA AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THIS WORK ADDRESSES BOTH THE LITERAL AND FIGURATIVE MEDIEVAL CONCEPTION OF THE JEW AS DEVIL. USING DOCUMENTS, ANALYSIS, AND ILLUSTRATION, THE AUTHOR PRESENTS THE VARIOUS DEMONIC GUISES ATTRIBUTED TO THE JEW SUCH AS SORCERER, RITUAL MURDERER, HERETIC, USERER, AND INFIDEL.
EN4 5457 BREAKING FROM THE KGB SHAINBERG, MAURICE N/A FORCED TO ASSUME A NON-JEWISH IDENTITY DURING THE NAZI OCCUPATION OF POLAND, THE AUTHOR TELLS OF HIS YEARS AS AN AGENT IN THE SOVIET-DOMINATED POLISH KGB AND THE EVENTS LEADING TO HIS DEFECTION TO THE WEST.
EN4 5461 CYNTHIA OZICK LOWIN, JOSEPH ELEANOR SCHICK A COMPREHENSIVE AND CRITICAL TREATMENT OF THE NOVELIST AND ESSAYIST. THE AUTHOR PROVIDES BIOGRAPHICAL DETAIL ON OZICK'S LIFE AND OFFERS KEYS TO UNRAVELING THE MEANING BEHIND HER POEMS AND STORIES.
EN4 5467 JERUSALEM CITY OF MIRRORS ELON, AMOS BARBARA JUSTER & JEANNE KAISER THE AUTHOR EXAMINES JERUSALEM'S BIBLICAL LANDSCAPE AGAINST A PAST AND PRESENT CHOKED WITH RELIGIOUS AND POLITICAL STRIFE.
EN4 5472 BROOKLYN BOY LELCHUK, ALAN MEL DAVIS THE STORY OF ALAN SCHLOSSBERG, WHO IS COMING OF AGE IN POST-DEPRESSION BROOKLYN. ALAN STRUGGLES WITH HIS FATHER'S BITTERNESS AND COMMITMENT TO STALINISM AND HIS OWN ENTHRALLMENT WITH ALL THINGS AMERICAN.
EN4 5474 NEW FACE IN THE MIRROR DAYAN, YAEL ADELINE MAIRMONT THE STORY OF AN ISRAELI COLONEL'S DAUGHTER WHO REBELS AGAINST HER MILITARY TRAINING BUT MATURES BECAUSE OF THE EXPERIENCE.
EN4 5476 TRIBE OF DINA A JEWISH WOMAN'S ANTHOLOGY KAYE-KANTROWITZ, M; KLEPFISZ IRENA SARENE MEYERS A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES, POETRY, ESSAYS AND INTERVIEWS THAT CELEBRATE THE EXPERIENCE OF BEING A JEWISH WOMAN.
EN4 5481 ESSAYS IN JEWISH THEOLOGY COHON, SAMUEL S. (null) ESSAYS THAT EXPLORE CONCEPTS SUCH AS AUTHORITY IN JUDAISM, ORIGINAL SIN, PROSELYTISM, AND THE PLACE OF JERUSALEM IN JEWISH TRADITION.
EN4 5484 AFTER THE HOLIDAYS KENAZ, YEHOSHUA HELEN STEWART SET IN PALESTINE IN THE EARLY 1900S, THIS IS THE STORY OF AN IMMIGRANT FAMILY LIVING IN A SMALL FARMING VILLAGE. THEIR ORDERED LIFE SLOWLY BEGINS TO UNRAVEL AS THE FAMILY'S BIZARRE IMPULSES START TO SURFACE.
EN4 5485 SEARCH MY HEART BIRNHACK, SARAH MARILYN PERELMAN THE STORY OF A SHELTERED ONLY CHILD FROM LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK, WHOSE SEARCH FOR INDEPENDENCE FORCES HER TO CONFRONT IDENTITY ISSUES. DEPICTIONS OF THE SETTING REVEAL THE DEEP DIVISIONS AND HIDDEN CONTROVERSIES WITHIN THE JEWISH WORLD.
EN4 5486 SUMMER WORLD THE ATTEMPT TO BUILD A JEWISH EDEN KANFER, STEFAN SYLVIA LEVINSON THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE IN THE CATSKILL MOUNTAINS FROM 1753 THROUGH THE 1970S.
EN4 5488 GODS OF RAQUEL SCLIAR, MOACYR CLAIRE LAWRENCE IN SEARCH OF HER JEWISH IDENTITY IN CATHOLIC BRAZIL, RAQUEL BELIEVES SHE MUST CHOOSE BETWEEN JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY. SHE DENIES HERSELF PARTICIPATION IN EITHER RELIGION BUT CANNOT BE SATISFIED UNTIL HER DILEMMA IS ULTIMATELY RESOLVED.
EN4 5494 PEOPLE AND UNCOLLECTED STORIES MALAMUD, BERNARD LYNN HIMMELFARB THE NOVEL, 'THE PEOPLE,' UNFINISHED AT THE TIME OF MALAMUD'S DEATH, IS PRESENTED IN THE ORIGINAL VERSION, BUT INCLUDES THE AUTHOR'S NOTES FOR ITS CONCLUSION. IT TELLS THE STORY OF YOZIP BLOOM, AN IMMIGRANT PEDDLER, WHO BECOMES CHIEF OF AN INDIAN TRIBE. ALSO INCLUDED ARE 14 SHORT STORIES.
EN4 5497 JUDAISM AND THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS BAMBERGER, DAVID SARENE MYERS A COURSE ON COMPARATIVE RELIGIONS WHICH DISCUSSES WHAT HINDUISM, BUDDHISM, ISLAM, AND CHRISTIANITY SHARE WITH JUDAISM AND HOW THEY DIFFER. THE AUTHOR EXAMINES THE HISTORY, BELIEFS, PRACTICES, AND TEACHINGS OF EACH, AS SEEN THROUGH JEWISH EYES
EN4 5499 ALTRUISTIC PERSONALITY RESCUERS OF JEWS IN NAZI EUROPE OLINER, SAMUEL P.; OLINER, PEARL (null) BASED ON INTERVIEWS WITH 700 RESCUERS OF JEWS DURING THE NAZI OCCUPATION, THE AUTHORS EXPLORE THE MOTIVATIONS AND EXPERIENCES OF THOSE WHO AIDED JEWS WHILE AWARE OF THE POTENTIAL DANGER.
EN4 5502 TOTAL IMMERSION GOODMAN, ALLEGRA (null) IN THESE 11 SHORT STORIES, THE AUTHOR GENTLY SATIRIZES THE LIVES OF OBSERVANT JEWS LIVING IN ENGLAND AND HAWAII WHO, WHILE COMMITTED TO THEIR PRINCIPLES, MUST ADAPT TO AN ALIEN AND SEDUCTIVE WORLD.
EN4 5504 PILLARS OF FIRE SHAGAN, STEVE SPANIER, ROSE IT IS 1992 AND JERUSALEM AND TEL AVIV ARE TARGETED FOR DESTRUCTION BY LIBYA WITH NUCLEAR WEAPONS SUPPLIED BY PAKISTAN. CAN ISRAEL, WITH THE HELP OF A CIA AGENT WHO IS UNDERGOING HIS OWN CRISIS, STOP THEM?
EN4 5506 JERICHO MOSAIC WHITTEMORE, EDWARD (null) WHAT SEEMS APPARENT IS NOT ALWAYS THE TRUTH IN THIS NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG SYRIAN WHO GIVES UP HIS SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS TO HELP THE ARAB CAUSE. IN REALITY, HE IS AN IRAQI JEW WORKING FOR ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE.
EN4 5512 SACRED FRAGMENTS RECOVERING THEOLOGY FOR THE MODERN JEW GILLMAN, NEIL (null) EMPLOYING A WIDE RANGE OF JEWISH PERSPECTIVES AND THE IDEAS OF INFLUENTIAL TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWISH THINKERS, THE AUTHOR ADDRESSES MANY COMPLEX PROBLEMS IN JEWISH THEOLOGY.
EN4 5514 HEALER OF SHATTERED HEARTS A JEWISH VIEW OF GOD WOLPE, DAVID J. JEAN MARKS DRAWING INSPIRATION FROM THE BIBLE, THE TORAH AND THE MIDRASH, THE AUTHOR, A CONSERVATIVE RABBI, PROVIDES GUIDANCE TO THOSE SEEKING A PERSONAL RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD.
EN4 5518 YEARS FROM NOW GLICKMAN, GARY ALFRED KNOPF THE NOVEL DEPICTS THE STRUGGLES OF ZELLIE'S FAMILY AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY AND THE DISAPPOINTMENTS THAT ZELLIE EXPERIENCED IN HER LIFE. MOST SIGNIFICANTLY, ZELLIE MUST COPE WITH HER GAY SON AND HIS INSISTENCE ON AFFIRMING HIS JEWISH IDENTITY.
EN4 5519 GROWING WITH MY CHILDREN A JEWISH MOTHER'S STORY SHAPIRO, SARAH AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN BASED ON HER DIARY, THE AUTHOR CHRONICLES THREE YEARS IN HER LIFE AS A HOMEMAKER AND MOTHER TO SIX YOUNG CHILDREN. SHAPIRO SHARES THE DAY-TO-DAY STRUGGLES AND JOYS OF MOTHERHOOD AND TELLS OF HER OWN SEARCH FOR SPIRITUAL GROWTH.
EN4 5520 OCTOBER IN CAIRO CRUZ, M. LYNNE KUSHNER WHILE IN CAIRO TO COVER THE EIGHTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE 1973 OCTOBER WAR, JOURNALIST LUZ GRACIDA BECOMES INVOLVED IN ASSASSINATION ATTEMPTS, PLOTS TO OVERTHROW THE GOVERNMENT, AND A NEW RELATIONSHIP.
EN4 5522 MY MICHAEL OZ, AMOS ALYCE DOMENITZ HANNAH, AN ISRAELI HOUSEWIFE TRAPPED IN A MONOTONOUS LIFE, SPINS A FANTASY WORLD OF VIOLENCE INVOLVING ARAB TWINS SHE HAD BEEN FRIENDLY WITH AS A YOUNG GIRL. ALONG WITH HER HUSBAND, HIS AUNTS, AND HER SON, HANNAH SYMBOLIZES THE CHANGING CONSCIENCES OF THREE GENERATIONS OF ISRAELIS.
EN4 5528 EICHMANN IN MY HANDS MALKIN, PETER Z.; STEIN, HARRY JEANNE BAUMGARTEN THE AUTHOR, A MEMBER OF THE ISRAELI SECRET POLICE, WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CAPTURE OF ADOLF EICHMANN. HERE HE REVEALS THE DETAILS BEHIND THE OPERATION AS WELL AS CONVERSATIONS HE HAD WITH THE NOTORIOUS NAZI OFFICER.
EN4 5534 METAPHOR AND MEMORY OZICK, CYNTHIA (null) A SELECTION OF ESSAYS, REVIEWS AND ORATIONS CULLED FROM VARIOUS PUBLICATIONS WHICH REFLECT OZICK'S LITERARY AND SOCIAL INTERESTS AND COMMITMENTS.
EN4 5536 SEVENTH CROSS SEGHERS, ANNA SUSAN WINOGRAD & NAOMI MUNTER A NOVEL THAT LOOKS AT REPRESSION IN RURAL GERMANY BEFORE FASCISM RAGED ACROSS EUROPE.
EN4 5537 MORTAL SINS PORTER, ANNA SARENE MEYERS WHEN RECLUSIVE FINANCIER PAUL ZIMMERMAN DIES SUDDENLY OF A HEART ATTACK, TORONTO-BASED JOURNALIST, JUDITH HAYES, IS SURPRISED TO LEARN THAT HE IS CONNECTED TO THE DEATH OF HARVEY SINGER, A RETIRED CLOTHING MANUFACTURER. THE CONNECTION REMAINS INEXPLICABLE UNTIL HAYES TRAVELS TO HUNGARY TO UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY.
EN4 5539 PLANETHOOD THE KEY TO YOUR SURVIVAL AND PROSPERITY FERENCZ, BENJAMIN B.; KEYES, KEN, JR SERENE MEYERS THE AUTHORS PROVIDE AN OVERVIEW OF WHAT THEY BELIEVE PEOPLE CAN DO TO CREATE PEACE AND PROSPERITY IN THE WORLD.
EN4 5540 CAVALIER OF MALAGA RAPHAEL, DAVID BARBARA JUSTER ALBERTO GALANTE, FLEEING THE SPANISH INQUISITION, BECOMES AN EXILE IN HIS OWN COUNTRY AS HE ATTEMPTS TO SLIP THROUGH THE TRAPS AND SNARES OF THE HOLY TRIBUNAL. A COMPANION NOVEL TO 'THE ALHAMBRA DECREE,' THIS STORY DRAWS READERS INTO THE WORLD OF THE SECRET JEWS WHO PRETEND TO BE CHRISTIANS IN FIFTEENTH-CENTURY SPAIN.
EN4 5542 TREASURY OF JEWISH ANECDOTES EPSTEIN, LAWRENCE J. SARAJEAN SHERK THE ANECDOTES INCLUDED ARE ABOUT A VARIETY OF JEWISH PERSONALITIES FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO THE PRESENT AND WERE CHOSEN FOR THEIR ABILITY TO PROVOKE LAUGHTER OR TEARS, ILLUMINATE A CHARACTER, OR TEACH A MORAL LESSON.
EN4 5544 EXTRAS KARLIN, WAYNE ESTELLE I. SILVERMAN EZRA BRENNER, AN ALCOHOLIC, REPORTS TO THE ISRAELI SECRET POLICE WHILE MARYAM HALIM, AN EMBITTERED ARAB WHO GREW UP WITH EZRA, REPORTS TO THE PLO. WHEN THE TWO ARE REUNITED AND A RELATIONSHIP EVOLVES, COMPLICATIONS ENSUE AS THEY ARE TRAPPED IN A MAELSTROM OF POLITICS AND HISTORY.
EN4 5545 RALPH LAUREN TRACHTENBERG, JEFFREY A. EDITH GIFFORDS THE RAGS-TO-RICHES STORY ABOUT THE CREATOR OF ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST SUCCESSFUL APPAREL COMPANIES.
EN4 5549 WHY I AM A REFORM JEW SYME, DANIEL B., RABBI AMY GOLDBERGER A VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNION OF AMERICAN HEBREW CONGREGATIONS WRITES ABOUT HIS ROOTS IN CANADA, HIS DECISION TO BECOME A RABBI, THE HISTORY OF REFORM JUDAISM AND HOW HE WAS INFLUENCED BY THE MOVEMENT.
EN4 5550 JEPTHE'S DAUGHTER RAGEN, NAOMI EVE HABERMAN THE STORY OF BATSHEVA HA-LEVI WHO FLEES AN ARRANGED MARRIAGE AND HER CLOISTERED HASIDIC COMMUNITY IN JERUSALEM FOR LONDON. DESPITE THE MANY APPEALING ASPECTS OF HER NEW LIFE, HA-LEVI DECIDES TO RETURN TO JERUSALEM TO CONFRONT HER HUSBAND AND HER OLD LIFE.
EN4 5552 ANTI-SEMITISM A DISEASE OF THE MIND RUBIN, THEODORE ISAAC, M.D. CLARA LYNN SPECTOR RUBIN, A PSYCHIATRIST, EXPLORES THE MIND OF THE ANTI-SEMITE, PINPOINTING THE DYNAMICS OF THE BIGOTRY FROM ITS MILDER TO ITS MORE VIRULENT FORMS. ACCORDING TO THE AUTHOR, ANTI-SEMITISM IS A 'SYMBOL SICKNESS' IN WHICH THE JEW IS TURNED INTO AN OBJECT OF THE BIGOT'S PROJECTED GUILT AND SELF-HATE.
EN4 5561 PROPHET HAREVEN, SHULAMITH ADELINE MAREMONT A NOVEL DEPICTING THE BIRTH THROES OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF A CANAANITE SOOTHSAYER, HIVAI, WHO SPENDS SEVEN YEARS IN A HEBREW CAMP AFTER HIS NATIVE CITY IS BESIEGED.
EN4 5562 AFTER THE REVOLUTION STUDIES IN THE CONTEMPORARY JEWISH SHECHNER, MARK VIRGINIA SADOCK THE AUTHOR TRACES THE LIVES OF POST-WORLD WAR II JEWISH WRITERS WHOSE LITERARY WORKS EVOLVED FROM THEIR POLITICS. INCLUDED ARE NORMAN MAILER, CALVIN TRILLING, AND SAUL BELLOW.
EN4 5568 HEALER APPELFELD, AHARON RUBELLA SCHAFLER SET IN PRE-WORLD WAR II VIENNA, THIS IS THE STORY OF A WEALTHY FAMILY, WHO, WHILE NO LONGER PRACTICING JEWS, JOURNEY TO A REMOTE JEWISH HAMLET TO CONSULT A HEALER WHO TELLS THEM TO PRAY AND STUDY THE SCRIPTURES. THE FAMILY'S EFFORTS TO RETURN TO VIENNA DEMONSTRATE THE ANTI-SEMITISM THAT WILL SOON ENGULF THE CITY.
EN4 5579 BLOOD LIBELS SINCLAIR, CLIVE JUDY BOMBECK THE STORY OF JACOB SILKSTONE, A WRITER AND ADULTERER, WHOSE MOST INNOCENT ACTS SEEM TO PROVOKE CHAOS AS HE SEEKS TO FIND A MORAL ROUTE IN WHICH TO NAVIGATE HIS LIFE.
EN4 5580 GREAT LETTER E SCHOR, SANDRA ROSALIE ROTTENBACH BARRY GLASSMAN IS AN OPTOMETRIST WHOSE MARRIAGE AND BUSINESS IS FALLING APART. HE BURIES HIMSELF IN PHILOSOPHY AND JEWISH THEOLOGY AND DEVELOPS A FASCINATION WITH ALL THINGS THAT BEGIN WITH THE LETTER 'E,' INCLUDING HIS SEXY COUSIN ENID.
EN4 5582 FIRST PAPERS HOBSON, LAURA Z. DONALD GISENBERG IN THIS NOVEL OF THE HARASSMENT OF LIBERALS AND RADICALS IN THE UNITED STATES DURING THE YEARS PRECEDING WORLD WAR I, A RUSSIAN-JEWISH INTELLECTUAL AND HIS FRIEND BECOME INVOLVED IN VARIOUS RADICAL GROUPS THAT AFFECT THEIR FAMILIES IN MANY WAYS.
EN4 5584 THIS IS THE TORAH KOLATCH, ALFRED J. MILDRED WEISBLATT THIS BOOK USES A QUESTION-AND-ANSWER FORMAT TO ADDRESS OVER 500 QUESTIONS FREQUENTLY ASKED ABOUT THE TORAH. INCLUDED ARE QUERIES REGARDING THE TORAH'S ORIGINS, ITS HANDLING IN THE SYNAGOGUE, AND ITS USE IN THE LITURGY AND SERVICE.
EN4 5585 COLLABORATORS HILL, REGINALD HARRY M. GARTEN SET IN PARIS DURING WORLD WAR II, THE NOVEL CENTERS ON JEAN-PAUL SIMONIAN, A JEW, HIS WIFE, JANINE, AND GUNTHER MAI, A GERMAN OFFICER WHO BEFRIENDS JANINE TO KEEP TRACK OF HER HUSBAND'S ACTIVITIES IN THE FRENCH RESISTANCE. THE CONFLICT BETWEEN SOCIAL AND PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY IS DEMONSTRATED AS GUNTHER REALIZES HE LOVES JANINE.
EN4 5586 BEYOND THE TEXT A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO LITURGY HOFFMAN, LAWRENCE A. MARK YAHOLEM A STUDY OF JEWISH LITURGY THAT DRAWS ON THE SOCIOLOGY, HISTORY, AND PSYCHOLOGY OF RELIGION, SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY, PHENOMENOLOGY, AND SEMIOTICS. THE AUTHOR ANALYZES THE SOCIOCULTURAL CONTEXT OF THE PEOPLE IN THE WORSHIPPING COMMUNITY, EXAMINING THE MEANING OF THEIR PRAYERS, THEIR RITUALIZED PATTERNS, AND THEIR CONSTRUCTS.
EN4 5589 FREUD'S VIENNA AND OTHER ESSAYS BETTELHEIM, BRUNO JUDITH TESSER ESSAYS BY THE AUTHOR, A PSYCHOANALYST, WHICH REFLECT HIS CONCERNS AS BOTH CHILD THERAPIST AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR. INCLUDED ARE PIECES ON THE AUTHOR'S RETURN TO DACHAU WHERE HE HAD BEEN A PRISONER, MIEP GIES, WHO HAD SHELTERED ANNE FRANK FROM THE NAZIS, AND A DISCUSSION ON SEX AND DEATH IN BETTELHEIM'S NATIVE VIENNA.
EN4 5591 MAIMONIDES TORAH AND PHILOSOPHIC QUEST HARTMAN, DAVID DOROTHY AXEL THE AUTHOR COMPARES THE HALACHIC WRITINGS OF MAIMONIDES, THE TWELFTH-CENTURY JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, WITH HIS MAJOR PHILOSOPHICAL WORK, 'GUIDE TO THE PERPLEXED.' HARTMAN ASSERTS THAT MAIMONIDES GOAL WAS TO DEMONSTRATE THAT JUDAISM CAN EXIST HARMONIOUSLY WITH THE SEARCH FOR TRUTH.
EN4 5596 MIRIAM'S WELL RITUALS FOR JEWISH WOMEN AROUND THE YEAR ADELMAN, PENINA V. ESTHER GERSTEIN A COMPILATION OF WOMAN-CENTERED JEWISH RITUALS DESIGNED FOR WOMEN'S GROUPS, BASED ON ROSH HODESH GATHERINGS CONCEIVED TO HONOR EACH MONTH ON THE JEWISH CALENDAR.
EN4 5598 MAX AND THE CATS SCLIAR, MOACYR BEVERLY STERN A STORY THAT SEEKS TO DEMONSTRATE THAT THE CONSCIENCES OF GERMANS WILL COMPEL THEM TO CONFRONT THE NAZIS IN THEIR MIDST. MAX SCHMIDT IS A TEENAGER WITH AN OVERBEARING FATHER AND A HOST OF IRRATIONAL FEARS. A MISHAP AT HIS FAMILY STORE FORCES HIM TO FLEE TO BRAZIL WHERE HE LEARNS THAT HE MUST FACE REALITY AND HIS DEMONS.
EN4 5600 FROM THE KINGDOM OF MEMORY REMINISCENCES WIESEL, ELIE JEAN MARKS IN THESE ESSAYS AND SPEECHES, WIESEL, THE NOBEL PEACE-WINNING AUTHOR, RECOUNTS BOTH THE HISTORICAL AND PERSONAL MOMENTS IN HIS LIFE. INCLUDED ARE HIS RETURN TRIP TO AUSCHWITZ, TREBLINKA, AND BIRKENAU, HIS CASTIGATION OF HOLOCAUST REVISIONISTS, HIS 1986 NOBEL LECTURE, AND HIS CHILDHOOD.
EN4 5601 BARBARA WALTERS AN UNAUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY OPPENHEIMER, JERRY HAROLD SIEGELL THE AUTHOR INTERVIEWED OVER 400 PEOPLE TO TELL THE STORY OF THE WELL-KNOWN TELEVISION PERSONALITY. WHILE SOME OF THE RESPONDENTS ADMIRE WALTERS, OTHERS REGARD HER AS SELF-CENTERED AND RUTHLESS.
EN4 5603 JOURNEY FROM PRAGUE STREET DEMETZ, HANA (null) THE STORY OF HELENE, AN ORPHAN OF THE HOLOCAUST, WHO MEETS PAUL IN POST-WORLD WAR II PRAGUE AND AGREES TO MARRY HIM DESPITE HIS PHILANDERING. THE NOVEL FOLLOWS THE COUPLE TO AMERICA IN THE 1950S WHERE HELENE FINDS HER SKILLS AS A SURVIVOR TESTED AGAIN.
EN4 5607 JEWS IN AMERICA FOUR CENTURIES OF AN UNEASY ENCOUNTER HERTZBERG, ARTHUR CHARLOTTE MEYER THIS HISTORY FOCUSES ON CONTROVERSIAL OR SELDOM-DISCUSSED ISSUES SUCH AS THE ROLE OF JEWS IN SMUGGLING DURING THE CIVIL WAR; JEWS' ADULATION OF FORMER-PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT; AND THE BIRTH OF THE 'JEWISH MOTHER' FIGURE. THROUGH THESE EVENTS, THE AUTHOR ATTEMPTS TO CLARIFY THE RELIGIOUS AND SOCIAL DILEMMAS FACED BY JEWS IN AMERICA.
EN4 5608 I'LL TAKE IT RUDNICK, PAUL BETTY ZOLAT THE THREE ELDERLY ESKER SISTERS, IDA, POLA AND HEDY, AND HEDY'S SON JOE, GO ON A SHOPPING SPREE THROUGH A SERIES OF NEW ENGLAND OUTLETS. THEY INTEND TO SHOP UNTIL THEY DROP AND, TO JOE'S SURPRISE, TO STEAL MUCH OF WHAT THEY PICK OUT.
EN4 5609 COLLECTED PROSE CELAN, PAUL ZOE LANTELME BELTH A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS, LETTERS, PARABLES, AND SPEECHES, BY THE ROMANIAN-BORN POET WHO SURVIVED A NAZI LABOR CAMP. INCLUDES INTRODUCTIONS TO CELAN'S TRANSLATIONS OF RUSSIAN POETS INTO GERMAN.
EN4 5610 WHAT'S SO BAD ABOUT GUILT LEARNING TO LIVE WITH IT SINCE WE CAN'T LIVE WITHOUT IT WECHSLER, HARLAN J. MARIAN FELDINGER THE AUTHOR EXAMINES THE CAUSES OF GUILT AND OFFERS GUIDELINES ON HOW TO RESPOND TO IT APPROPRIATELY.
EN4 5613 COUNTERLIFE ROTH, PHILIP ALYCE DOMENITZ THROUGH A SERIES OF NARRATIVES BY THE PROTAGONIST, NATHAN ZUCKERMAN, THIS NOVEL EXAMINES WHAT HAPPENS TO SOMEONE WHO IS TAKING STOCK OF HIS LIFE AND HIS JEWISH IDENTITY.
EN4 5616 ONLY YESTERDAY LEAHY, SYRELL ROGOVIN (null) LEE STEIN BRAVES HER FAMILY'S OPPOSITION TO STUDY IN GERMANY WHERE SHE MEETS HER FUTURE HUSBAND. TWENTY YEARS LATER, DIVORCED AND SEEKING A CAREER CHANGE, LEE RETURNS TO GERMANY TO THE SECRET SHE NEVER SHARED.
EN4 5617 JEWISH WEDDING BOOK A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO THE TRADITION ROUTTENBERG, LILLY S.; SELD, RUTH R. (null) THE AUTHORS PROVIDE AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE RITUALS OF THE JEWISH WEDDING, ACCORDING TO THE VARYING PRACTICES OF ORTHODOX, CONSERVATIVE, AND REFORM JEWS.
EN4 5624 FUNNIEST MAN IN THE WORLD THE WILD AND CRAZY HUMOR OF EPHRAIM KISHON KISHON, EPHRAIM MEL DAVIS KISHON'S STORIES FIND HUMOR IN THE DETAILS THAT MAKE UP EVERYDAY LIFE. THROUGH HIS CAST OF ECCENTRIC CHARACTERS, THE AUTHOR MANAGES TO SKEWER EVERYONE AND EVERYTHING FROM THE TAX AUTHORITIES TO THE NEIGHBORS TO DOMESTIC APPLIANCES AND FAMILY PETS.
EN4 5631 CITIZEN COHN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF ROY COHN VON HOFFMAN, NICHOLAS HELEN DITTUS BOTH FRIENDS AND ENEMIES WERE INTERVIEWED FOR THIS BIOGRAPHY OF THE PROMINENT LAWYER WHO TOOK ON SOME OF THE ERA'S MOST HIGH-PROFILE CASES. VON HOFFMAN DISCUSSES COHN'S CAREER AS WELL AS HIS TROUBLED PERSONAL LIFE.
EN4 5633 SFORNO COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH. VOL II SFORNO, OVADIAH, RABBI DR. WILLIAM EISENBERG A BOOK OF COMMENTARIES BY THE SIXTEENTH-CENTURY ITALIAN SCHOLAR. AN ENGLISH TRANSLATION FROM THE ORIGINAL HEBREW OF SFORNO'S WORK ON THE LAST OF THE THREE BOOKS OF THE TORAH.
EN4 5634 MAIMONIDES' COMMENTARY ON PIRKEI AVOTH LIVING JUDAISM FORCHHEIMER, PAUL (null) A COMMENTARY ON PIRKEI AVOT BY THE TWELFTH-CENTURY JEWISH PHILOSOPHER. INCLUDES A SELECTION OF ADDITIONAL WRITINGS BY MAIMONIDES AND COMMENTS BY THE AUTHOR.
EN4 5637 FACING A CRUEL MIRROR ISRAEL'S MOMENT OF TRUTH BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL SYLVIA ESTES THE AUTHOR PRESENTS CLOSE-UPS OF SEVERAL WELL-KNOWN ISRAELI FIGURES INCLUDING SHIMON PERES AND MENACHEM BEGIN. HE ALSO PROVIDES A COMPREHENSIVE PORTRAYAL OF ISRAELI POLITICS AND SOCIETY FROM THE SIX DAY WAR IN 1967 TO THE PALESTINIAN UPRISING IN THE LATE 1980S.
EN4 5638 MISHNAH AN INTRODUCTION NEUSNER, JACOB SARAJEAN SHERK THE AUTHOR INTRODUCES READERS TO THE MISHNAH, THE CODIFICATION OF JEWISH ORAL LAW WHICH FORMS THE BASIS OF BOTH THE BABYLONIAN AND PALESTINIAN TALMUDS. NEUSNER DESCRIBES HOW THE MISHNAH SHOULD BE READ AND EXPLAINS HOW ITS WISDOM APPLIES TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 5641 JEWISH COMEDY CATALOGUE LYMAN, DARRYL RENEE GOODSTEIN BIOGRAPHIES OF NEARLY 100 JEWISH AMERICAN COMEDIANS. THE ENTRIES ARE PEPPERED WITH SAMPLES OF THE COMEDIANS' HUMOR AND ANECDOTES ABOUT THEIR LIFESTYLES.
EN4 5647 VIENNA AND ITS JEWS THE TRAGEDY OF SUCCESS 1880S-1980S BERKLEY, GEORGE E. AIDA L. WIENER A HISTORY OF AUSTRIAN JEWRY FROM THE TIME OF EMPEROR FRANZ JOSEF TO THE ELECTION OF KURT WALDHEIM AS PRESIDENT. THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE INTERNAL CONTRADICTIONS OF JEWISH LIFE IN VIENNA AND DESCRIBES THE RAPID RISE AND ULTIMATE DECLINE OF THIS COMMUNITY.
EN4 5648 EIGHT TALES FOR EIGHT NIGHTS STORIES FOR CHANUKAH SCHRAM, PENINNAH; ROSMAN, STEVEN M. (null) THE ORIGINAL STORY OF THE MACCABEES IS RETOLD ALONG WITH OTHER STORIES FROM DIFFERENT CULTURES AND AGES. EACH OF THE STORIES EMPHASIZES CHANUKAH 'THEMES' SUCH AS THE MIRACLE OF LIGHTS, JEWISH PRIDE, FREEDOM, AND THANKSGIVING.
EN4 5651 FROM THAT PLACE AND TIME A MEMOIR 1938-1947 DAWIDOWICZ, LUCY S. RITA LEVINE  THE AUTHOR, AN AMERICAN HISTORIAN, RECOUNTS THE YEAR SHE SPENT IN 1938 WORKING AT THE YIVO ARCHIVES IN VILNA SHORTLY BEFORE THE NAZIS SWEPT IN AND MURDERED NEARLY ALL THAT CITY'S JEWS.
EN4 5653 FLOOD ASCHER, CAROL NINA MELTZER AS TOLD BY NINE-YEAR-OLD EVA, THIS IS THE STORY OF THE HOFFMANS, REFUGEES FROM WORLD WAR II VIENNA, WHO ATTEMPT TO ESTABLISH THEMSELVES IN 1950S TOPEKA, KANSAS IN THE MIDST OF SERIOUS RACIAL TENSIONS.
EN4 5657 TRACTATE KIDDUSHIN ACCORDING TO THE MEIRI FOLGER, YECHESKEL D. JOSEPH REUTLINGER AN ENGLISH ADAPTATION OF THE MEIRI'S 'BEIT HA-BEHIRAH' ON TRACTATE KIDDUSHIN FROM THE BABYLONIAN TALMUD. A CONTEMPORARY ADAPTATION OF THE COMMENTARY BY THE THIRTEENTH-CENTURY SCHOLAR.
EN4 5658 DANIEL DERONDA ELIOT, GEORGE CONSTANCE WARSHAWSKY WRITTEN IN THE LATE 1800S BEFORE THE RISE OF POLITICAL ZIONISM, THIS BOOK IS ONE OF THE EARLIEST NOVELS TO ESPOUSE JEWISH NATIONALISM. IN HER STUDY OF A GIFTED JEW TORN BETWEEN HIS LOYALTIES TO ENGLAND AND HIS DEFENSE OF JEWISH NATIONALISM, ELIOT SET OUT TO PORTRAY THE CONFLICTED DUAL EXISTENCE OF MANY ENGLISH JEWS.
EN4 5660 SADDAM HUSSEIN AND THE CRISIS IN THE GULF MILLER, JUDITH; MYLROIE, LAURIE ELLEN MICHAELS BY COMBINING HISTORICAL ANALYSIS WITH TIMELY JOURNALISTIC REPORTING, THIS BOOK ATTEMPTS TO PROVIDE AN INFORMED ANALYSIS OF THE 1991 PERSIAN GULF CRISIS.
EN4 5662 SAGES THEIR CONCEPTS AND BELIEFS URBACH, EPHRAIM E. DOROTHY AXEL A LOOK AT THE RELIGIOUS AND SOCIAL THOUGHT OF THE TANNA'IM (EARLY TALMUDISTS) AND AMORA'IM (LAST OF THE TALMUDISTS), WHOSE INTELLECTUAL PURSUITS CRYSTALLIZED THE PRINCIPLES BY WHICH THE JEWISH PEOPLE LIVE. URBACH DEPICTS THEIR METHODS OF LEARNING, THEIR SPIRITUAL STRUGGLES, AND THE GOALS THEY SOUGHT TO ACHIEVE.
EN4 5663 BY NIGHT UNDER THE STONE BRIDGE PERUTZ, LEO BRIANNA CAPLAN FOURTEEN INTERWOVEN STORIES ABOUT EMPEROR RUDOLF II OF PRAGUE AND MORDECHAI MEISL WHICH DEPICT HOW RUDOLF'S INTERESTS IN BEAUTY AND MONEY WOULD LINK THE TWO MEN FOREVER. EVENTUALLY MEISL'S WIFE, THE SERVANTS OF THE COURT, AND THE JEWS OF THE GHETTO ALL BECOME INVOLVED. THE STORIES ARE NARRATED CENTURIES LATER BY MEISL'S DESCENDENTS.
EN4 5665 ALL-OF-A-KIND-FAMILY TAYLOR, SIDNEY RENEE GOODSTEIN THE STORY OF A JEWISH FAMILY LIVING IN TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY NEW YORK.
EN4 5672 SECRET OF JEWISH FEMININITY INSIGHTS INTO THE PRACTICE OF TAHARAT HAMISHPACHA ABRAMOV, TEHILLA; TOUGER, MALKA ERICA SIMON GOLDMAN A BOOK ABOUT JEWISH LAWS OF FAMILY PURITY, INCLUDING PHILOSOPHIC INSIGHTS.
EN4 5675 WHEN THE WORLD WAS WHOLE THREE CENTURIES OF MEMORIES FENYVESI, CHARLES JEAN MARKS THE AUTHOR, A JOURNALIST, RECREATES THE VILLAGES OF HUNGARY WHERE HIS JEWISH ANCESTORS PROSPERED AND WERE WELL-RESPECTED BY BOTH GENTILES AND JEWS. FENYVESI DEPICTS HOW WORLD WAR I REDUCED THE FAMILY'S WEALTH AND FORCED THEM TO MOVE TO ANOTHER CITY. A LARGE PART OF HIS FAMILY WAS KILLED IN AUSCHWITZ DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 5676 STORYTELLER LLOSA, MARIO VARGAS SHIRELY KALB THE STORY OF SAUL ZURATAS, A JEW WITH A DISFIGURING FACIAL BIRTHMARK, WHO IS OBSESSED WITH PRESERVING THE CULTURE OF A TINY ISOLATED INDIAN TRIBE.
EN4 5677 GIFT OF ASHER LEV POTOK, CHAIM EMILY ROSEN AFTER TWENTY YEARS IN EXILE, ASHER LEV, AN ARTIST, RETURNS TO THE HASIDIC COMMUNITY OF HIS CHILDHOOD FOR THE FUNERAL OF HIS FAVORITE UNCLE. THE CONFLICT THAT EMERGES BETWEEN THE CULTURE THAT LEV WAS BORN INTO AND THE CULTURE THAT HE HAS CHOSEN FORCES HIM TO CONFRONT BOTH WORLDS.
EN4 5682 TORAH COMMENTARY FOR OUR TIMES,  VOL. 1. GENESIS FIELDS, HARVEY J (null) A STUDY OF THE WEEKLY TORAH PORTIONS, INCLUDING BRIEF OVERVIEWS, A DETAILED TRANSLATION INTO MODERN ENGLISH, AND COMMENTARY BY THE AUTHOR.
EN4 5686 PLAYING WITH FIRE SHAPIRO, DANI HYLA MELNICK UCY GREENBURG LEAVES HER ORTHODOX JEWISH FAMILY TO ATTEND COLLEGE AND BEGINS AN AFFAIR WITH HER ROOMMATE'S STEPFATHER. HIS INFLUENCE ENABLES HER TO BEGIN A CAREER IN TELEVISION BUT A FAMILY TRAGEDY AND THE END OF THE ROMANCE LEAVES THE 22-YEAR-OLD A SADDER BUT WISER WOMAN.
EN4 5696 KIDDUSH HASHEM JEWISH RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL LIFE HUBERBAND, SHIMON, RABBI SHELLY GOLDBERG A TRANSLATION FROM YIDDISH OF THE HOLOCAUST ARCHIVAL MATERIALS COLLECTED AND WRITTEN BY HUBERBAND, A RABBI AND HISTORIAN WHO WAS MURDERED IN TREBLINKA IN 1942. THE MAJORITY OF THE WORK DEPICTS RELIGIOUS LIFE FOR THE JEWS UNDER THE NAZI RULE.
EN4 5698 JEWISH IDENTITY IN AMERICA GORDIS, DAVID M.; BEN-HORIN, YOAV RABBI STANLEY BRAV THE CONTRIBUTORS REFLECT ON THE NATURE OF JEWISH IDENTITY, METHODS OF ASSESSING AND MEASURING IT, AND THE POSSIBILITY OF NURTURING IT IN THE AMERICAN ENVIRONMENT.
EN4 5704 BROTHERS RUBENS, BERNICE BARBARA JUSTER RUBENS EXAMINES JEWISH HISTORY AND SURVIVAL SINCE THE 1880S BY TRACING SIX GENERATIONS OF A FAMILY. IN EACH GENERATION, SHE FOLLOWS THE LIVES OF TWO BROTHERS.
EN4 5705 SOLOMON GURSKY WAS HERE RICHLER, MORDECAI JOYCE KARP FOR THE PAST 30 YEARS, MOSES BERGER, A RHODES SCHOLAR 'GONE BAD,' HAS BEEN DOING RESEARCH ON THE DISDAINED, DISGRACED AND DEAD SOLOMON GURSKY. WHAT HE DISCOVERS HAS AN UNEXPECTED IMPACT ON HIS LIFE.
EN4 5706 SAUL BELLOW A BIOGRAPHY OF THE IMAGINATION MILLER, RUTH (null) DRAWING ON THE AUTHOR'S CORRESPONDENCE WITH BELLOW, UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS IN THE BELLOW ARCHIVES, AND MILLER'S OWN INTERPRETATIONS OF HIS WRITING, THE BOOK OFFERS A LITERARY HISTORY OF BELLOW'S LIFE AND WORK.
EN4 5711 PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG FORGER AN INCREDIBLE TRUE STORY OF TRIUMPH OVER THE THIRD REICH PRETZEL, MARIAN (null) THE AUTHOR RECALLS HIS ESCAPE FROM A POLISH LABOR CAMP IN 1941 AND HOW HE SURVIVED THE NAZI OCCUPATION AND HELPED OTHERS BY FORGING GERMAN DOCUMENTS. INCLUDES AN INTRODUCTION BY SIMON WEISENTHAL, WHO PLAYED A ROLE IN PRETZEL'S ESCAPE.
EN4 5714 CLOWN PRINCE OF HOLLYWOOD THE ANTIC LIFE AND TIMES OF JACK WARNER THOMAS, BOB (null) A BIOGRAPHY OF THE LATE STUDIO HEAD WHO ESTABLISHED WARNER BROTHERS IN THE LATE 1920S. THOMAS DISCUSSES WARNER'S RISE FROM POVERTY, HIS PARENTS, IN-LAWS, AND CHILDREN AND DETAILS HIS PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS AS WELL AS HIS PERSONAL FAULTS.
EN4 5716 HARVEST PLAIN, BELVA (null) THE CONTINUING SAGA OF THE WERNERS AND THEIR EXTENDED CLAN AS THE FAMILY REAFFIRMS ITS JEWISH HERITAGE DURING THE STORMY 1960S.
EN4 5718 MEN AND WOMEN OF YESHIVA HIGHER EDUCATION, ORTHODOXY AND AMERICAN JUDAISM GUROCK, JEFFREY S. LORIAN D. JACKS THE AUTHOR TRACES THE HISTORY OF YESHIVA UNIVERSITY FROM ITS BEGINNINGS ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE TO ITS ESTABLISHMENT AS A MAJOR UNIVERSITY. GUROCK DEMONSTRATES HOW YESHIVA HAS REMAINED TRUE TO ORTHODOX JUDAISM WHILE OFFERING A SECULAR COURSE OF STUDY.
EN4 5727 ALL THINGS CONSIDERED...FROM A WOMAN'S POINT OF VIEW GANZ, YAFFA HARRIET MARCUS A HUMOROUS LOOK, LACED WITH TRADITIONAL TORAH SOURCES AND ATTITUDES, OF LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY LIFE.
EN4 5728 CARDOZO A STUDY IN REPUTATION POSNER, RICHARD A. RICHARD HANAU A LOOK AT BENJAMIN CARDOZO'S RISE FROM NEW YORK'S SEPHARDIC JEWISH ELITE AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY TO HIS APPOINTMENT BY HERBERT HOOVER TO THE SUPREME COURT. POSNER ANALYZES CARDOZO'S IDEAS ABOUT LAW IN SOCIETY AND HIS INFLUENCE ON AMERICAN COMMON LAW.
EN4 5729 ON BEING A JEW WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A JEW? KUGEL, JAMES EMILY ROSEN MODELED ON 'THE KUZARI,' THIS NOVEL IS AN EXTENDED CONVERSATION BETWEEN JUDD LEWIS, WHO WANTS TO LEARN THE BASICS OF JUDAISM, AND ALBERT ABBADI, A JEWISH-SYRIAN IMMIGRANT. THEIR DISCUSSION TAKES LEWIS FROM THE BRINK OF INTERMARRIAGE TO A DECISION TO LEAD AN OBSERVANT JEWISH LIFE.
EN4 5730 QUALITY OF MERCY KELLERMAN, FAYE JEROME BROOKMAN SET IN ELIZABETHAN ENGLAND, THIS IS THE STORY OF REBECCA, A SPANISH JEW POSING AS AN ANGLICAN, WHO MEETS WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. THE ENCOUNTER IRREVOCABLY CHANGES BOTH THEIR LIVES.
EN4 5731 GATE OF HOPE SALMON, ELON MILDRED WESIBLATT THE STORY OF FOUR GENERATIONS IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY PALESTINE. AFTER BERL LEFF'S SUICIDE IN LITHUANIA, SOLOMON LEFF MOVES TO PALESTINE WITH HIS FAMILY AND ESTABLISHES A DYNASTY.
EN4 5733 KISSING THROUGH GLASS THE INVISIBLE SHIELD BETWEEN AMERICANS AND ISRAELIS STARR, JOYCE R. (null) AN ANALYSIS OF THE INNATE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN AMERICANS AND ISRAELIS AND HOW EACH GROUP PERCEIVES THE OTHER.
EN4 5740 SEARCH FOR GOD AT HARVARD GOLDMAN, ARI (null) GOLDMAN, A FORMER NEW YORK TIMES RELIGION REPORTER, WAS SENT TO HARVARD DIVINITY SCHOOL IN 1985. IN THIS BOOK HE DESCRIBES THE YEAR IN WHICH HE IMMERSED HIMSELF IN THE WORLD'S RELIGIONS, CONFRONTED PAST TRAUMAS, AND CLARIFIED HIS OWN BELIEFS.
EN4 5742 REMEMBER WHO YOU ARE STORIES ABOUT BEING JEWISH HAUTZIG, ESTHER HELAINE NEWHOUSE HAUTZIG, WHO WAS EXILED TO SIBERIA WITH HER FAMILY IN WORLD WAR II, AND THEN MOVED TO NEW YORK, WRITES OF JEWS WHO FLEE TO JAPAN, OF LONG LOST FRIENDS WHO REAPPEAR, AND OF JEWS WHO MOVE TO ISRAEL. THROUGH THESE STORIES, THE AUTHOR EXAMINES THE CHALLENGE AND SOLACE OF JUDAISM AND PAINTS A PORTRAIT OF A MULTIFACETED LIFE.
EN4 5744 COUNTDOWN HAGBERG, DAVID GENE HELLER KIRK MCGARVEY, A CIA ASSASSIN, MUST UNRAVEL A COMPLEX PUZZLE WHEN SOVIET AGENTS INFILTRATE A NUCLEAR CENTER IN ISRAEL AND HIJACK A PERSHING MISSILE IN GERMANY. HE DISCOVERS THAT THEY INTEND TO REACTIVATE THE COLD WAR AND IT IS UP TO MCGARVEY TO FOIL THEIR PLAN.
EN4 5746 MARRIED LIFE VOGEL, DAVID (null) SET IN VIENNA IN THE EARLY 1920S, THIS IS THE STORY OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A PENNILESS JEWISH WRITER AND A DEBASED AUSTRIAN ARISTOCRAT.
EN4 5747 EVERY SPY A PRINCE THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF ISRAEL'S INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY RAVIV, DAN; MELMAN, YOSSI SUSAN WINOGRAD THE AUTHORS PROVIDE AN INFORMATIVE HISTORY OF ISRAEL'S INTELLIGENCE ORGANIZATION INCLUDING ASSESSMENTS OF ITS TRIUMPHS AND FAILURES.
EN4 5750 RAISING YOUR CHILD TO BE A MENSCH KURSHAN, NEIL, RABBI HARRIET MARCUS RABBI KURSHAN OFFERS GUIDANCE AND ENCOURAGEMENT TO PARENTS WHO ARE CONCERNED NOT ONLY WITH WHAT THEIR CHILDREN WILL ACHIEVE, BUT ALSO WITH THE KIND OF PEOPLE THEY WILL BECOME.
EN4 5753 VOICE OF SARAH FEMININE SPIRITUALITY AND TRADITION FRANKIEL, TAMAR (null) THE AUTHOR DEMONSTRATES HOW A TRADITIONAL JEWISH WOMAN CAN FULFILL FEMINISM'S HIGHEST ASPIRATIONS.
EN4 5756 CONQUER THE DARKNESS FLORANS, ESTIE SARENE MEYERS AN UNEXPECTED PHONE CALL TAKES RENIE BACK A DECADE TO HER TEENAGE YEARS. SHE AND HER FRIENDS WERE LIVING CAREFREE LIVES UNTIL A TRAGEDY STRUCK THAT MADE THEIR WORLD OF MAKE-BELIEVE NUMBINGLY REAL.
EN4 5757 WARTIME LIES BEGLEY, LOUIS (null) MACIEK'S RECOLLECTION OF HIS LIFE AS A JEWISH CHILD IN NAZI-OCCUPIED POLAND IS NARRATED IN A CHILD'S VOICE BUT FRAMED WITHIN THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE MAN THAT HE HAS BECOME. AFTER YEARS OF DISCLAIMING HIS HISTORY, MACIEK NOW CONFRONTS THE INNER WOUNDS THAT HAVE NEVER HEALED.
EN4 5758 EMMA ANSKY-LEVINE AND HER MITZVAH MACHINE BUSH, LAWRENCE (null) THIS BOOK PROVIDES CHILDREN WITH LESSONS IN JEWISH SUBJECTS SUCH AS TZEDAKAH, THE TEN COMMANDMENTS, AND GOD.
EN4 5760 BEREL WEIN'S STORY OF THE JEWS THE STORY OF THE JEWS FROM THE SECOND COMMONWEALTH TO 1990 WEIN, BEREL VARIOUS THIS 3 BOOK COMPILATION "ECHOES OF GLORY", "HERALD OF DESTINY" & "TRIUMPH OF SURVIVAL"   TELLS THE STORY OF THE JEWS FROM THE SECOND COMMONWEALTH THROUGH 1990. THE AUTHOR DEMONSTRATES HOW DIVINE GUIDANCE, THE TORAH, AND JEWISH COMMITMENT ARE CENTRAL TO JEWISH HISTORY.
EN4 5761 SCUM SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS (null) MAX BARABANDER, A TRANSPLANTED POLISH JEW, RETURNS TO POLAND IN THE EARLY 1900S WHERE HE FINDS COMPANIONSHIP IN THE UNDERWORLD AND WITH WOMEN. BUT THOSE WHO BEFRIEND BARABANDER ARE ULTIMATELY DECEIVED BY HIM AND VIOLENCE ENSUES.
EN4 5767 SECRET ALLIANCE THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF THE RESCUE OF THE JEWS SINCE WORLD WAR SZULC, TAD (null) THE STORY OF THE FURTIVE ROLE PLAYED BY AMERICAN JEWRY IN THE RESCUE OF TWO MILLION JEWS IN EASTERN EUROPE, NORTH AFRICA AND THE MIDDLE EAST. SZULC ALSO DETAILS THE SAGA OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION TO PALESTINE BETWEEN 1943 AND 1948. THE AUTHOR ASSERTS THAT THE BIRTH OF ISRAEL WAS MADE POSSIBLE BY THESE MIGRATIONS.
EN4 5770 CELEBRATIONS OUR JEWISH HOLIDAYS GREENBERG, MELANIE HOPE KAREN LANDSMAN A COLLECTION OF CHILDREN'S POETRY WHICH CHRONICLES THE SABBATH AND THE FESTIVALS OF THE JEWISH YEAR. THE AUTHOR FOCUSES ON A CENTRAL THEME FOR EACH POEM.
EN4 5772 AMERICA AND I SHORT STORIES BY AMERICAN JEWISH WOMEN WRITERS ANTLER, JOYCE, ED. JUDITH B. GELLER FOUR GENERATIONS OF AMERICAN JEWISH WOMEN ARE REPRESENTED IN THESE STORIES THAT SPAN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. THE AUTHORS ADDRESS WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A WOMEN AND A JEW, GENERATIONAL CONFLICT, THE HOLOCAUST, AND THE SEXUAL AND EMOTIONAL EXPLOITATION OF WOMEN. CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE HORTENSE CALISHER, LYNN SHARON SCHWARTZ, AND CYNTHIA OZICK.
EN4 5775 PATRIMONY A TRUE STORY ROTH, PHILIP (null) THIS MEMOIR TAKES THE FORM OF A KADDISH TO THE AUTHOR'S DECEASED FATHER. ROTH DETAILS HIS FATHER'S LIFE AND DESCRIBES HIS SLOW DEATH FROM A BRAIN TUMOR AS ROTH IS FORCED TO STAND HELPLESSLY AT HIS SIDE.
EN4 5778 SMILE OF THE LAMB GROSSMAN, DAVID RENEE WENGER SET IN THE EARLY 1980S BEFORE THE PALESTINIAN UPRISING IN ISRAEL, THE BOOK CONSISTS OF NARRATIVES BY ISRAELIS AND PALESTINIANS RELATING THE EVENTS OF ONE FATEFUL DAY. THEIR STORIES REVEAL THE MORAL AND ETHICAL IMPACT OF THE ISRAELI OCCUPATION OF THE WEST BANK.
EN4 5780 GATES OF WONDER A PRAYERBOOK FOR VERY YOUNG CHILDREN ORKAND, ROBERT; ORKAND, JOYCE (null) A BOOK OF JEWISH PRAYERS FOR PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN COMPILED BY THE REFORM MOVEMENT.
EN4 5781 Mr. Blue Jeans WEIDT, MARYANN N. & LYDIA M. ANDERSO JUDY BOMBACK IN 1847 AN EIGHTEEN YEAR OLD IMMIGRANT ARRIVED IN NEW YORK.  HE HAD LITTLE IN HIS POCKETS AND NO KNOWLEDGE OF ENGLISH.  HOWEVER, BY 1874, PEOPLE THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES KNEW HIM AS THE MAN WHO MADE BLUE JEANS WITH COPPER RIVETS.
EN4 5783 RISE OF DAVID LEVINSKY CAHAN, ABRAHAM   GOODSTEIN, RENEE THE STORY OF A JEWISH IMMIGRANT'S RISE TO PROMINENCE IN THE BUSINESS WORLD OF NEW YORK AND HIS QUEST FOR SPIRITUAL VALUES. THE AUTHOR WAS THE EDITOR OF THE YIDDISH DAILY NEWSPAPER, 'DER FORVERTS,' FOR OVER SIXTY YEARS.
EN4 5784 WOMEN IN HIS LIFE BRADFORD, BARBARA TAYLOR FRANCES KLIPSTEIN SET IN NEW YORK, LONDON, AND GERMANY AND SPANNING THE 1930S TO THE 1980S, THIS IS THE STORY OF MAXMILIAM WEST, A WEALTHY BUSINESSMAN, AND THE WOMEN WITH WHOM HE BECOMES INVOLVED. THE NOVEL ALSO LOOKS AT THE ENDURING IMPACT OF THE HOLOCAUST.
EN4 5785 RED LOVE EVANIER, DAVID SHEILA PENN  A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF THE ROSENBERGS, WHO WERE EXECUTED FOR SELLING ATOMIC SECRETS TO THE RUSSIANS. INTERSPERSED WITHIN THEIR STORY ARE THE HISTORIES OF VARIOUS MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNIST CIRCLE.
EN4 5787 MOLLY PICON A GIFT OF LAUGHTER PERL, LILA HARRIET MARCUS AS PART OF THE JPS YOUNG BIOGRAPHY SERIES, THIS BOOK LOOKS AT THE LIFE AND WORK OF THE WELL-KNOWN TWENTIETH-CENTURY YIDDISH ACTRESS. THE AUTHOR EMPHASIZES PICON'S FUNDRAISING ACTIVITIES FOR ISRAEL AND HER VISITS WITH CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVORS AFTER WORLD WAR II.
EN4 5790 CONVENT AT AUSCHWITZ BARTOSZEWSKI, WLADYSLAW T. DOROTHY AXELROTH THE OPENING OF A ROMAN CATHOLIC CONVENT AT AUSCHWITZ IN 1989 TRIGGERED WORLDWIDE PROTESTS, AN ATTEMPT AT FORCED ENTRY BY AMERICAN JEWS, AND AN AGREEMENT BY THE POPE TO RELOCATE THE CONVENT. THE AUTHOR PROVIDES A HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF THE EVENT AND SETS THE DISPUTE IN A HISTORICAL CONTEXT.
EN4 5791 DADDY DURAND, LOUP HELENE LEWIS ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD THOMAS IS THE ONLY PERSON WHO KNOWS THE COMPLEX CODES TO THE FORTUNES HIDDEN BY HIS GREAT GRANDFATHER. AFTER THE OLD MAN COMMITS SUICIDE UNDER NAZI TORTURE, THOMAS MUST MATCH WITS WITH HIS NAZI PURSUERS TO EVADE CAPTURE AND PROTECT THE FUNDS FROM CONFISCATION.
EN4 5795 AFTER TRAGEDY AND TRIUMPH MODERN JEWISH THOUGHT AND THE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE BERENBAUM, MICHAEL HYLA MELNICK ESSAYS WHICH EXAMINE THE ROLE OF THE HOLOCAUST IN LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY AMERICAN CULTURE, AND ITS EFFECTS ON JEWISH THINKING. THE AUTHOR ALSO DISCUSSES ORTHODOX JUDAISM, ITS RELATIONSHIP TO AMERICAN JEWISH LIFE, AND ITS PLACE IN ISRAEL.
EN4 5797 EYE FOR AN EYE TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH AMY GOLDBERGER THE MURDER OF A YOUNG WOMAN SETS OFF A CHAIN OF EVENTS THAT THREATENS RABBI DAVID WINTER'S POSITION IN HIS TEMPLE AND DISRUPTS THE HARMONY BETWEEN HIM AND HIS WIFE. A SECOND MURDER AND THE DILEMMA OF A WOMAN WHOSE HUSBAND WON'T GIVE HER A JEWISH DIVORCE MAKES THIS A CASE THAT WINTER MUST SOLVE.
EN4 5800 WHAT IS A JEWISH JOKE? AN EXCURSION INTO JEWISH HUMOR EILBIRT, HENRY RITA FEDER   THE AUTHOR OFFERS A SAMPLING OF JEWISH JOKES WHILE PROVIDING AN ANALYSIS OF THE PHENOMENON OF JEWISH HUMOR.
EN4 5801 DECEPTION ROTH, PHILIP CATHY ABRAMS THE STORY OF PHILIP, A SUCCESSFUL, MIDDLE-AGED AND OPINIONATED JEWISH AMERICAN NOVELIST WHO MOVES TO LONDON TO WRITE. HE BECOMES INVOLVED WITH A MARRIED WOMAN AND PROCEEDS TO PUBLISH THEIR INTIMATE CONVERSATIONS AS FICTION. © 1990
EN4 5808 BOOK OF JEWISH PRACTICE JACOBS, LOUIS DR. IRVING W. KRAMER A CODE OF JEWISH LAW FOR THE LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY. JACOBS EXPLAINS THE JEWISH WAY TO DO EVERYTHING, FROM CELEBRATING THE SABBATH AND HOLIDAYS TO KEEPING THE FASTS OF THE JEWISH YEAR. © 1987
EN4 5809 JEWISH PRIMER QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON JEWISH FAITH AND CULTURE HIMELSTEIN, SHMUEL, DR., RABBI IRMA GREEN AN INTRODUCTION FOR JEWS AND NON-JEWS TO THE ORTHODOX JEWISH FAITH AND ITS PRACTICES. WRITTEN IN A QUESTION AND ANSWER FORMAT, THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THEOLOGY, THE DIETARY LAWS, THE SABBATH, THE HOLY DAYS, MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE, JEWISH MEDICAL VIEWS, AND THE JEWISH LIFE CYCLE. INCLUDES A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF OTHER JEWISH MOVEMENTS.
EN4 5810 DISSENTER IN THE HOUSE OF GOD ROSENFELD, ALVIN MIRIAM BLOSVERN SET IN THE 1950S, THIS IS THE STORY OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR HYMAN SCHWARTZ, AN ACCOUNTANT IN NEW YORK CITY. SCHWARTZ COMPULSIVELY USES NUMBERS TO BLOT OUT MEMORIES OF HIS FAMILY, ALL OF WHOM WERE KILLED IN CONCENTRATION CAMPS, BUT HIS DEFENSES ARE LOWERED WHEN HE BEFRIENDS A YOUNG JEWISH REFUGEE AND BEGINS TO THINK OF HIM AS A SON. © 1990
EN4 5811 CHUTZPAH DERSHOWITZ, ALAN M. (null) THE AUTHOR, A LAWYER AND HARVARD LAW SCHOOL PROFESSOR, CLAIMS THAT AMERICAN JEWS STILL ACT LIKE GUESTS IN THEIR OWN COUNTRY AND ARE FEARFUL THAT THEY WILL BE KICKED OUT IF THEY MAKE ANY WAVES. TO EFFECT A CHANGE IN THAT ATTITUDE, DERSHOWITZ MAINTAINS THAT JEWS IN AMERICA HAVE TO BE MORE INSISTENT AND MORE ASSERTIVE. © 1991
EN4 5817 WHERE DOES GOD LIVE? QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS FOR PARENTS AND CHILDREN GELLMAN, MARC;  HARTMAN, THOMAS HYLA MELNICK TWO CLERGYMEN RESPOND TO THEOLOGICAL QUESTIONS IN AN ECUMENICAL WAY. © 1991
EN4 5818 DANCING ON TISHA B'AV RAPHAEL, LEV ALYCE DOMENITZ THE CHARACTERS IN THIS COLLECTION OF STORIES ARE STRUGGLING WITH THEIR IDENTITIES AS JEWS, AS HOMOSEXUALS, OR AS CHILDREN OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS. IN THE TITLE STORY, A GAY STUDENT IS PUBLICLY HUMILIATED IN A SYNAGOGUE AND VENTS HIS FRUSTRATION BY DANCING ON TISHA B'AV, A DAY OF FASTING AND PUBLIC MOURNING. © 1990
EN4 5819 VICTIM MUST BE FOUND ENGEL, HOWARD LEE KIEL CANADIAN PRIVATE EYE BENNY COOPERMAN MUST DISCOVER WHY PAMBOS KIRIAKIS WAS MURDERED AFTER HE ASKED COOPERMAN TO FIND A LIST OF PROMINENT CITIZENS WHO BORROWED PAINTINGS FROM AN ART DEALER WHO DIED. © 1988
EN4 5820 GATES OF AWE HOLY DAY PRAYERS FOR YOUNG CHILDREN BOGOT, H.; OAKLAND, R.; OAKLAND, J. (null) THE SECOND IN A SERIES OF PRAYERBOOKS FOR PRESCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN. © 1991
EN4 5822 RENEWING THE COVENANT A THEOLOGY FOR THE POSTMODERN JEW BOROWITZ, EUGENE B. BRAV, STANLEY R. IN THIS BOOK, RABBI BOROWITZ CONFRONTS FUNDAMENTAL THEOLOGICAL ISSUES SUCH AS: 'WHO IS GOD?' AND 'WHAT DOES GOD STILL DO?' THE AUTHOR CONCLUDES BY ARTICULATING HIS OWN THEOLOGY FOR THE LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEW. © 1991 
EN4 5826 BASIC JUDAISM FOR YOUNG PEOPLE. VOL. 2 TORAH PASACHOFF, NAOMI AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN PART OF A SERIES THAT INTRODUCES AND EXPLAINS THE FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS OF JUDAISM. THE BASICS OF HISTORY, HALACHA AND TRADITION ARE TAUGHT USING STORIES FROM THE AGGADAH.
EN4 5831 HEROES TALES FROM THE ISRAELI WARS HELLMAN, PETER NOAH WATERMAN A COLLECTION OF STORIES ABOUT THE EFFECTS OF WAR ON ISRAELI SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS. TOPICS RANGE FROM REPORTS ON THE COMBAT EXPERIENCES OF MILITARY RECRUITS TO A LOOK AT UNUSUAL ISRAELI HEROINES.
EN4 5832 STORYTELLER, VOL. I, 2 AND 3 SELECTED SHORT STORIES MINDEL, NISSAN HARRIET MARCUS A COLLECTION OF SELECTED SHORT STORIES FROM THE MONTHLY MAGAZINE, 'TALKS AND TALES.' SUBJECTS RANGE FROM JEWISH LIFE IN EASTERN EUROPE IN MEDIEVAL TIMES TO THE HOLOCAUST TO KEEPING JUDAISM ALIVE IN THE FORMER SOVIET UNION.
EN4 5839 JUDAISM HERTZBERG, ARTHUR, ED. DR. IRVING W. KRAMER AN EXAMINATION OF JUDAISM'S MORAL AND ETHICAL VALUES AS THEY RELATE TO THE MAJOR ISSUES OF THE LATE TWENTIETH-CENTURY. TOPICS INCLUDE JEWISH IDENTITY, EQUALITY OF THE SEXES, RITES OF PASSAGE, HOMOSEXUALITY, MEDICAL PROCEDURES, VEGETARIANISM, AND POLITICS.
EN4 5840 HEART OF WISDOM A THOUGHT FOR EACH DAY OF THE JEWISH CALENDAR RASKIS, BERNARD S. CORINNE SHAFTEL A BOOK OF INSPIRATIONAL THOUGHTS FOR EACH DAY OF THE JEWISH YEAR INCLUDING HOLIDAYS, GLEANED FROM VARIOUS SOURCES.
EN4 5842 SEVEN DEADLY SINS JEWISH, CHRISTIAN, AND CLASSICAL REFLECTIONS ON HUMAN PSYCHOLOGY SCHIMMEL, SOLOMON DR. IRVING W. KRAMER THE AUTHOR, A PSYCHOTHERAPIST, DRAWS ON THE MORAL TEACHINGS OF JUDAISM, CLASSICAL PHILOSOPHY, AND CHRISTIANITY, AS WELL AS INSIGHTS GLEANED FROM HIS CLINICAL PRACTICE TO UNDERSTAND THE SIGNIFICANCE OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN MODERN SOCIETY.
EN4 5847 BENEVOLENCE AND BETRAYAL FIVE ITALIAN JEWISH FAMILIES UNDER FASCISM STILLE, ALEXANDER (null) A PORTRAIT OF FIVE ITALIAN JEWISH FAMILIES DURING THE ERA OF FASCISM, CENSORSHIP, GERMAN OCCUPATION OF WARTIME ITALY, ANTI-SEMITISM, AND DEPORTATIONS TO THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS.
EN4 5851 DAY OF ATONEMENT KELLERMAN, FAYE (null) PETER DECKER A DETECTIVE WITH THE LAPD IS NEWLY MARRIED TO ORTHODOX JEWISH RINA LAZARUS AND IS IN BORO PARK, BROOKLYN FOR THE HIGH HOLY DAYS. AS HE STRUGGLES WITH A TROUBLING DISCOVERY ABOUT HIS FAMILY AND THE DEMANDS OF HIS NEW RELIGION, HE MUST SOLVE A CRIME THAT INVOLVES A LOST BOY.
EN4 5853 YIDDISH STORIES, OLD AND NEW HOWE, IRVING; GREENBERG, ELIEZER (null) SET IN EASTERN EUROPE DURING THE LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY AND EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY, THESE YIDDISH STORIES EVOKE THE DIFFICULT BUT CULTURALLY RICH LIVES OF THE JEWS THERE. LACED WITH HUMOR, THE STORIES REFLECT THE EASTERN EUROPEAN JEW'S PLACE IN SOCIETY AND HIS CONCEPT OF GOD.
EN4 5854 WHY NOAH CHOSE THE DOVE SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS ROSE SPANGIER A NEW TWIST ON THE STORY OF NOAH'S ARK IN WHICH THE ANIMALS DEBATE EACH OTHER ON WHO SHOULD BE TAKEN INTO THE ARK. THEY ALL BELITTLE EACH OTHER AND SING THEIR OWN PRAISES: ONLY THE DOVE REMAINS SILENT. THEREFORE NOAH SELECTS THE DOVE TO BE HIS MESSENGER AND IT EARNS THE TITLE 'BIRD OF PEACE.'
EN4 5855 TALMUD FOR BEGINNERS VOL. 1 PRAYER ABRAMS, JUDITH Z., RABBI JOSEPH REUTLINGER IN THIS INTRODUCTORY GUIDE TO THE TALMUD, THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE ANSWERS TO FUNDAMENTAL QUESTIONS OF FAITH, PIETY, AND MAN'S RELATIONSHIP TO GOD.
EN4 5858 TASTE FOR TREASON MENDELS, ORA ROBERT KAMLOT THE IDENTITY OF A TOP ISRAELI AGENT, WHO HAS BEEN POSING AS A PALESTINIAN LEADER, IS IN DANGER OF BEING EXPOSED. DAN SHEMTOV, CHIEF OF ISRAELI SECURITY, MUST DEVISE A PLAN TO PROTECT HIM, EVEN IF THAT MEANS BETRAYING OTHERS.
EN4 5859 DEAD SEA SCROLLS DECEPTION BAIGENT, MICHAEL; LEIGH, RICHARD ROBERT KAMLOT A DOCUMENTED WORK THAT OFFERS SUBSTANTIVE EVIDENCE THAT A GROUP OF CATHOLIC SCHOLARS HAVE MANAGED TO PREVENT OTHERS FROM HAVING ACCESS TO THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS. THE AUTHORS DEMONSTRATE THE PROBLEMS THAT CAN OCCUR WHEN SCHOLARS ARE NOT ACCOUNTABLE TO THE PUBLIC AND THE MEDIA.
EN4 5866 NIGHT OF THE BROKEN GLASS BRONER, PETER MELVIN DAVIS A NOVEL THAT CONTRASTS THE INTERTWINED DESTINIES OF THREE GERMANS WHO GRAPPLE WITH THE NAZI MENACE IN RADICALLY DIFFERENT WAYS.
EN4 5867 ANCIENT JUDAISM BIBLICAL CRITICISM FROM MAX WEBER TO THE PRESENT ZEITLIN, IRVING M. DOROTHY AXELROTH THE AUTHOR ANALYZES THE ORIGINS OF JUDAISM IN THE LIGHT OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCHOLARSHIP. © 1986
EN4 5870 DEEP IN THE RUSSIAN NIGHT CHAZAN, AARON KAREN LANDSMAN THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES THE RELENTLESS PERSECUTION HE ENDURED AS A JEW IN RUSSIA. HE ALSO DEPICTS JEWISH LIFE THERE FROM THE TIME OF THE REVOLUTION UNTIL CHAZAN AND HIS FAMILY WERE GRANTED PERMISSION TO EMIGRATE FIFTY YEARS LATER.
EN4 5873 MILK AND HONEY KELLERMAN, FAYE RUTH S. DIAMOND WHEN NEARLY AN ENTIRE FAMILY IS FOUND MURDERED, DETECTIVE PETER DECKER AND RINA LAZARUS, AN ORTHODOX JEWISH WIDOW, BECOME INVOLVED IN THE CASE. THE UNWANTED PRESENCE OF DECKER'S ARMY BUDDY COMPLICATES MATTERS AND ENDANGERS THE COUPLE'S RELATIONSHIP AS WELL AS LAZARUS'S LIFE.
EN4 5874 FAR MORE PRECIOUS THAN JEWELS PERSPECTIVES ON BIBLICAL WOMEN (GENDER AND THE BIBLICAL TRADITION) DARR, KATHERYN PFISTERER FLORENCE JABLON THE AUTHOR COMBINES INSIGHTS FROM MODERN CRITICAL SCHOLARSHIP, ANCIENT RABBINICAL COMMENTARY, AND CONTEMPORARY FEMINIST REFLECTIONS WITH HER OWN IDEAS IN THIS EXAMINATION OF PROMINENT WOMEN FROM THE BIBLE. © 1991
EN4 5876 INHERIT THE MOB CHAFETS, ZEV (null) WHEN MAX GROSSMAN, THE LAST OF THE BIGTIME JEWISH GANGSTERS DIES, HIS NEPHEW, WILLIAM GORDON, UNHAPPILY DISCOVERS THAT HE HAS INHERITED HIS UNCLE'S NEFARIOUS INTERESTS. BUT GORDON'S BEST FRIEND, A LIFELONG GANGSTER BUFF, IS DETERMINED TO MAKE GORDON'S MID-LIFE CAREER CHANGE A SUCCESS.
EN4 5877 RABBI'S WIFE BENEDICTUS, DAVID BRIANNA CAPLAN WHEN ARAB TERRORISTS TAKE OVER RABBI JAMIE'S SYNAGOGUE, HIS WIFE IS TRAPPED INSIDE. THE STORY MOVES FROM LONDON TO BEIRUT AND BACK TO LONDON WHERE IT ENDS WITH A STARTLING DENOUEMENT.
EN4 5883 ALWAYS AND FOREVER FREEMAN, CYNTHIA MARION HARRIS KATHY ROSS TRAVELS FROM AMERICA TO WAR-RAVAGED HAMBURG IN 1945 TO AID IN RESETTLING REFUGEES. THERE SHE BECOMES INVOLVED WITH DAVID KOHN, AN IDEALISTIC DOCTOR WHOSE PARENTS WERE KILLED IN THE HOLOCAUST, AND HIS COUSIN PHIL KOHN, WHO IS IN GERMANY TO SMUGGLE STOLEN ART BACK TO AMERICA.
EN4 5884 WALL GAMES DOBBS, MICHAEL SYLVIA HORENSTEIN ANGERED BY U.S. AND SOVIET UNION FAILURE TO AGREE ON THE REUNIFICATION OF GERMANY, WEST BERLINERS ERUPT INTO VIOLENCE. IN HIS ATTEMPT TO QUELL THE RIOTS, HARRY BENJAMIN, A CIA AGENT STATIONED IN WEST BERLIN, STUMBLES ONTO VOLATILE INFORMATION.
EN4 5886 DIALOGUES IN JUDAISM JEWISH DILEMMAS DEFINED, DEBATED AND EXPLORED BERKOWITZ, WILLIAM, ED. RENEE GOODSTEIN A COLLECTION OF 24 DIALOGUES WITH WELL-KNOWN THINKERS AND WRITERS SUCH AS ADIN STEINSALTZ, ELIE WIESEL AND ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER. THE DISCUSSIONS COVER CULTURAL AND RELIGIOUS TRENDS, HISTORY, AND POLITICAL ANALYSES.
EN4 5890 WOODY ALLEN LAX, ERIC BERNICE FOERDER & JACK SANDERS A BIOGRAPHY OF ALLEN IN WHICH LAX DETAILS THE PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LIFE OF THE ACCLAIMED ACTOR AND FILMMAKER. LAX DESCRIBES ALLEN'S BEGINNINGS AS A WRITER AND STAND-UP COMEDIAN AND HIS DEVELOPMENT OF HIS OTHER CAREERS AS A LITERARY HUMORIST, JAZZ CLARINETIST, AND PLAYWRIGHT.
EN4 5897 CHOOSING JUDAISM KUKOFF, LYDIA SUSAN WINOGRAD & BERNARD MANN THE AUTHOR, A CONVERT TO JUDAISM, RECOUNTS GROWING UP AS A CHRISTIAN AND LIVING HER ADULT LIFE AS A JEW.
EN4 5898 CHALLENGING YEARS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF STEPHEN WISE WISE, STEPHEN LILLIAN GLIXON WISE, A REFORM RABBI WHO DIED IN 1949, CO-FOUNDED THE WORLD JEWISH CONGRESS AND FOUNDED THE ZIONIST ORGANIZATION OF AMERICA AND THE FREE SYNAGOGUE IN NEW YORK CITY. IN HIS BOOK, HE RECOUNTS THE EVENTS THROUGH WHICH HE LIVED, THE CAUSES IN WHICH HE LABORED, AND THE BELIEFS WHICH IMPELLED HIM TO ACT.
EN4 5900 JEWISH WOMEN IN TIME AND TORAH BERKOVITS, ELIEZER SERENE MYERS THE AUTHOR PROVIDES A CRITICAL EXAMINATION OF THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN HALAKHAH. BERKOVITS ALSO OFFERS A NUMBER OF SUGGESTIONS TO IMPROVE THAT STATUS WITHOUT CIRCUMVENTING JEWISH LAW.
EN4 5902 JEWISH LITERACY THE MOST IMPORTANT THINGS TO KNOW TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH RUBELLE SCHAFLER IN THIS BOOK, RABBI TELUSHKIN PROVIDES BRIEF EXPLANATIONS OF CONCEPTS AND TOPICS CONCERNING JUDAISM AND THE JEWISH PEOPLE. AMONG THE SUBJECTS COVERED ARE HISTORY, CULTURE, ETHICS, RELIGIOUS TEXTS, AND JEWISH PERSONALITIES.
EN4 5903 JEW OF ROME FEUCHTWANGER, LION ESTELLE ADEN A HISTORICAL NOVEL, PART OF A TRILOGY ABOUT JOSEPHUS, THE JEWISH HISTORIAN, IN WHICH HE BEFRIENDS THE ROMAN EMPEROR. THE BOOK EXPLORES HOW JOSEPHUS STRUGGLES TO CONSOLIDATE HIS POSITION IN THE ROMAN WORLD YET REMAIN LOYAL TO THE JEWISH PEOPLE.
EN4 5905 MASTERPLAN JUDAISM CARMELL, ARYEH, RABBI DOROTHY AXEROTH THIS WORK EXPLORES THE GOALS OF TORAH AND MITZVOT, AND DEMONSTRATES THEIR RELEVANCE TO MODERN DAY CONCERNS SUCH AS THE ROLE OF THE FAMILY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND THE ENVIRONMENT.
EN4 5906 LOVE AND EXILE SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS LYNNE KUSHNER SINGER, THE NOBEL-PRIZE WINNING YIDDISH WRITER, RECOUNTS HIS YOUTH IN POLAND, HIS EXILE TO AMERICA, AND HIS MANY COMPANIONS AND LOVERS.
EN4 5907 GOLDIN BOYS EPSTEIN, JOSEPH SYLVIA FEUERSTEIN IN THIS COLLECTION OF STORIES, THE AUTHOR PROBES THE LIVES OF SECOND-AND THIRD-GENERATION JEWISH AMERICANS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE.
EN4 5911 IN DAYS OF AWE GOODMAN, ERIC SYLVIA ESTES AFTER JOE SINGER, A BASEBALL PITCHER, IS ACCUSED OF THROWING A GAME, HE ATTEMPTS TO ATONE FOR THE BETRAYALS HE HAS WROUGHT ON HIS FATHER, HIS GIRLFRIENDS, HIS FELLOW JEWS AND ON BASEBALL. HE COUNSELS RUNAWAYS, CAMPAIGNS FOR GUN CONTROL, AND TRIES TO OBTAIN THE BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S FORGIVENESS.
EN4 5912 HEY TAXI! TELLER, HANOCH RITA FEDER   IN THIS COLLECTION, TELLER WRITES OF THE SPIRITUAL STORIES WHICH HE HEARD IN TAXIS, TOLD BY CABDRIVERS AND PASSENGERS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD.
EN4 5913 BIG LIE A TRUE STORY LEITNER, ISABELLA; LEITNER, IRVING A (null) THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES HER LIFE AS A YOUNG GIRL DURING THE HOLOCAUST. SHE DEPICTS HER INCOMPREHENSION OF THE FINAL SOLUTION, THE HORRORS AT AUSCHWITZ, AND PROVIDES, IN AN AFTERWARD, A HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF HITLER'S RISE TO POWER.
EN4 5915 TWILIGHT WIESEL, ELIE SHIRLEY SOMMER WIESEL DRAWS ON THE EXPERIENCES OF THE HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR IN THIS NOVEL OF A MAN OBSESSED BY GUILT FOR A FRIEND WHO GAVE UP HIS SANITY TO SAVE THE MAN'S BROTHER.
EN4 5916 DAY THE RABBI RESIGNED KEMELMAN, HARRY (null)
EN4 5917 TO KNOW A WOMAN OZ, AMOS ARLINE WETREICH AFTER THE DEATH OF HIS WIFE, ISRAELI ESPIONAGE AGENT, YOEL RAVID, RETIRES. IN THE MIDST OF AN AFFAIR WITH HIS NEIGHBOR AND HIS ATTEMPTS TO HELP HIS TEENAGE DAUGHTER, RAVID SUFFERS FROM HALLUCINATIONS AND FLASHBACKS WHICH FORCE HIM TO CONFRONT UNRESOLVED ISSUES IN HIS MARRIAGE AND IN HIS LIFE.
EN4 5918 EVE'S TATTOO PRAGER, EMILY MARILYN PERELMAN A 40-YEAR-OLD WOMAN GETS TATTOOED WITH THE ID NUMBER OF A CONCENTRATION CAMP VICTIM AND FINDS HERSELF BECOMING OBSESSED WITH WOMEN IN NAZI GERMANY.
EN4 5922 EDWARD TELLER GIANT OF THE GOLDEN AGE OF PHYSICS BLUMBERG, STANLEY; PANOS, LOUIS G. ELISSA BAUM  THE LIFE OF TELLER, A HUNGARIAN JEWISH PHYSICIST WHO FLED NAZISM FOR THE UNITED STATES. HE BECAME A MEMBER OF THE MANHATTAN PROJECT TEAM WHICH DEVELOPED THE WORLD'S FIRST ATOMIC BOMB AND PLAYED AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN U.S. NUCLEAR WEAPONS POLICY.
EN4 5923 FROM THE OLD MARKETPLACE A MEMOIR OF LAUGHTER, SURVIVAL AND BULOFF, JOSEPH JEAN MARKS THROUGH HIS PROTAGONIST, YOSIK, AN UNDERSIZED PRECOCIOUS JEWISH BOY, THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES THE CHAOTIC EVENTS IN VILNIUS, THE FORMER CAPITOL OF LITHUANIA, DURING THE FIRST TWO DECADES OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. AMONG THOSE EVENTS ARE POGROMS, A WAR, PESTILENCE, A REVOLUTION, AND ANTI-SEMITISM.
EN4 5925 WORLD OF BIBLICAL LITERATURE ALTER, ROBERT (null) THE AUTHOR, A SCHOLAR OF THE BIBLE AS LITERATURE, EXPLORES THE ASSUMPTIONS BEHIND A LITERARY READING OF THE BIBLE.
EN4 5926 HARRY KAPLAN'S ADVENTURES UNDERGROUND STERN, STEVE (null) SET IN WATERLOGGED MEMPHIS DURING THE GREAT FLOOD OF 1939, THIS IS THE STORY OF A 15-YEAR-OLD JEWISH BOY WHO ABANDONS WORK IN HIS FATHER'S PAWNSHOP TO LINK UP WITH SOME LOCAL CHARACTERS AND EXPLORE THE SEAMIER SIDE OF THE CITY.
EN4 5928 HIS MASTER'S VOICE KOTLOWITZ, ROBERT EMILY ROSEN IN A STORY THAT PITS LIFE'S UNEXPECTED TRICKS AGAINST FAITH, A SYNAGOGUE CANTOR IS A SECRET AGNOSTIC WHO IS BOTHERED BY HIS LUSTFUL IMPULSES, HIS BOYHOOD MEMORIES OF POLAND, AND HIS DAUGHTER, WHO IS DATING A GENTILE.
EN4 5934 GOD WAS IN THIS PLACE AND I I DID NOT KNOW FINDING SELF, SPIRITUALITY AND ULTIMATE MEANING KUSHNER, LAWRENCE DOROTHY AXELROTH THE AUTHOR PRESENTS INTERPRETATIONS BY SEVEN RABBIS THROUGHOUT HISTORY OF JACOB'S DREAM IN THE BOOK OF GENESIS. © 1991
EN4 5935 FROM TEXT TO TRADITION A HISTORY OF SECOND TEMPLE AND RABBINIC TIMES SCHIFFMAN, LAWRENCE H. SARAJEAN SHERK A HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF JUDAISM DURING THE SECOND TEMPLE PERIOD WHICH DEMONSTRATES HOW JEWISH PRACTICE EVOLVED FROM BIBLICAL TO TALMUDIC TIMES.
EN4 5936 PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS ROIPHE, ANNE ADELE BORDEN THIS IS THE STORY OF THE GRUENBAUM FAMILY, WHICH IMMIGRATED TO AMERICA IN 1892, BUILT AND LOST AN EMPIRE, AND EVENTUALLY SETTLED IN ISRAEL.
EN4 5937 CITY CALLED JULY ENGEL, HOWARD ELAINE MERIANS CANADIAN PRIVATE EYE BENNY COOPERMAN CANNOT SAY NO WHEN THE RABBI AND THE PRESIDENT OF THE GRANTHAM SYNAGOGUE APPROACH HIM WITH A SMALL FAVOR. BUT COOPERMAN SOON FINDS HIMSELF INVOLVED IN A COMPLICATED CASE OF FRAUD.
EN4 5938 1492 THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JUAN CABEZON ARIDJIS, HOMERO RICHARD HANAU A NOVEL ABOUT JUAN AND ISABEL, CONVERTED JEWS WHO FALL IN LOVE DURING THE SPANISH INQUISITION. AFTER DISCOVERING THAT SHE IS PREGNANT, ISABEL RUNS AWAY, FEARING FURTHER PERSECUTION. JUAN FINDS HIS LOVER, BUT LEAVES AFTER A BRIEF REUNION, BELIEVING THAT HIS DESTINY LIES ELSEWHERE.
EN4 5940 CONTINUING SILENCE OF A POET COLLECTED STORIES YEHOSHUA, A.B CONSTANCE WARSHOWSKY YEHOSHUA EXPLORES THE REALITIES AND CONTRADICTIONS OF ISRAELI LIFE.
EN4 5949 CAFE BERLIN NEBENZAL, HAROLD GENE HELLER FROM HIS HIDING PLACE IN A BERLIN ATTIC IN 1943, DANIEL SAPORTA, A SYRIAN JEW MASQUERADING AS A CHRISTIAN SPANIARD, REFLECTS ON HIS LIFE AS A CAFE OWNER, THE DECADENT NIGHT LIFE OF BERLIN BETWEEN THE WORLD WARS, AND THE POLITICAL INTRIGUE IN WHICH HE AND HIS GIRLFRIEND BECAME INVOLVED.
EN4 5951 FIREBREAK HERMAN, RICHARD JR. RENEE GOODSTEIN SET IN THE NEAR FUTURE, IRAQ HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO RECOVER FULLY FROM THE SECOND GULF WAR AND IS ABLE TO JOIN EGYPT AND SYRIA IN ATTACKING ISRAEL. ISRAEL'S PRIME MINISTER IS PREPARED TO USE NUCLEAR WEAPONS IF IRAQ EMPLOYS ITS DEADLIEST NERVE GAS, FORCING U.S. FIGHTER PILOTS TO EMBARK ON A DESPERATE MISSION AGAINST IRAQ'S CHEMICAL PLANTS.
EN4 5955 FINDING OUR WAY JEWISH TEXTS AND THE LIVES WE LIVE HOLTZ, BARRY W. ELAINE RACOUN IN THIS SEQUEL TO 'BACK TO THE SOURCES,' HOLTZ ADDRESSES THOSE READERS WHO LIVE IN A PREDOMINANTLY SECULAR WORLD BUT WANT TO EXPLORE THE RELEVANCE OF JEWISH TEACHINGS TO THEIR LIVES.
EN4 5959 CHILDREN OF ABRAHAM HALTER, MAREK KAREN S.W. FRIEDMAN BASED ON THE RECORDS OF THE HALTERS, THE AUTHOR CONTINUES THE EPIC FAMILY SAGA HE STARTED IN 'THE BOOKS OF ABRAHAM.' IN THIS BOOK, THE FAMILY SETTLES IN POST-WORLD WAR II ISRAEL.
EN4 5961 WHEN YOUR CHILD ASKS A HANDBOOK FOR JEWISH PARENTS GLUSTROM, SIMON SYLVIA MORGANSTEIN A BASIC STUDY OF JEWISH IDEAS TO HELP JEWISH PARENTS ANSWER THEIR CHILDREN'S QUESTIONS. AMONG THE SUBJECTS COVERED ARE THE JEWISH VIEW OF GOD, THE BIBLE, CUSTOMS AND CEREMONIES, HOLIDAYS, JUDAISM AND CHRISTIANITY, ANTI-SEMITISM, AND THE JEWISH VIEW OF DEATH.
EN4 5962 EXPLORING JUDAISM A RECONSTRUCTIONIST APPROACH ALPERT, REBECCA T.; STAUB, JACOB J. NOAH WATERMAN THE AUTHORS PRESENT THE HISTORY AND FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF RECONSTRUCTIONIST JUDAISM.
EN4 5963 BAKER'S DOZEN #7 IMA COME HOME STEIN, AIDEL SANDI SKODNIK MRS. BAKER'S NEW JOB IS A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY FOR HER, BUT IT CREATES PROBLEMS FOR THE REST OF THE FAMILY. AS THEY ALL WAIT FOR THEIR MOTHER TO COME HOME, THE BAKER CHILDREN HAVE TO DEAL WITH A HYSTERICAL HOUSEKEEPER, A SCIENCE PROJECT RUN AMOK, AND A HOUSE THAT'S GONE CRAZY.
EN4 5964 KIDDUSH CUP WHO HATED WINE SALOP, BYRD LYMAN SMITH-EISEMAN A STORY ABOUT A KIDDUSH CUP WHO HATED THE STICKY, WET FEELING OF WINE. IT MANAGES TO OVERCOME THIS WITH THE HELP OF ITS SABBATH AND HOLIDAY FRIENDS.
EN4 5965 SOLDIER SPIES ISRAELI MILITARY INTELLIGENCE KATZ, SAMUEL M. NOAH WATERMAN KATZ LOOKS AT A'MAN, ISRAEL'S OLDEST INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, AND THE VITAL ROLE IT PLAYED IN MANY OF THE COUNTRY'S WARS AND CAMPAIGNS. IN 1990, THE AGENCY OFFICIALLY BECAME THE ISRAEL DEFENSE FORCE'S FOURTH BRANCH OF SERVICE.
EN4 5966 PUTTING GOD ON THE GUEST LIST SALKIN, JEFFREY E., RABBI KAREN LANDSMAN THIS BOOK EXAMINES THE MEANING OF THE BAR MITZVAH RITUAL FROM A HISTORICAL, SOCIOLOGICAL, AND RELIGIOUS PERSPECTIVE.
EN4 5968 FORGOTTEN WIESEL, ELIE (null) HORRIFIED THAT HE IS LOSING HIS MEMORY DUE TO ILLNESS, A ROMANIAN JEWISH HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR ENTRUSTS HIS AND OTHERS' ACCOUNTS OF SURVIVAL TO HIS SON, MALKIEL, A JOURNALIST. AT HIS FATHER'S REQUEST, MALKIEL JOURNEYS TO THE CARPATHIAN MOUNTAINS TO EXPLORE THE MYSTERIES THAT STILL CONFOUND HIS FATHER.
EN4 5969 BEST OF STORYLINES STORIES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY TELLER, HANOCH ELISSA BAUM  IN THIS COLLECTION, RABBI TELLER USES HIS OLD AND NEW STORIES TO PROVIDE READERS WITH A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE ON ANSWERS TO THE FUNDAMENTAL QUESTIONS OF LIFE. EACH STORY DEMONSTRATES HOW A PERSON CAN TRIUMPH OVER ADVERSITY, HELP OTHERS, AND LEARN WHAT IS IMPORTANT IN THIS WORLD.
EN4 5970 NO MARGIN FOR ERROR THE MAKING OF THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE YONAY, EHUD NOAH WATERMAN THROUGH A SERIES OF ANECDOTES, YONAY TELLS THE STORY OF THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE FROM ITS BIRTH IN 1948 TO ITS DRAMATIC RAID ON IRAQ'S OSIRAK NUCLEAR REACTOR IN 1981.
EN4 5971 STORYTELLER, VOL. 3 MINDEL, NISSAN HARRIET MARCUS A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES SELECTED FROM THE MONTHLY MAGAZINE, 'TALKS AND TALES.' SUBJECTS INCLUDE RIGHTEOUS SCHOLARS, JEWISH LIFE IN EASTERN EUROPE IN MEDIEVAL AND PRE-HOLOCAUST TIMES, THE HOLOCAUST, AND THE STRUGGLE TO KEEP JUDAISM ALIVE BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN.
EN4 5972 BAKER'S DOZEN #2 GHOSTBUSTERS SIEGEL, MALKY CANTOR LYNN KARPO MOVING TO THE NEW MANSION SEEMS LIKE A DREAM COME TRUE FOR THE BAKER FAMILY, BUT STRANGE NOISES AND AN INTRUDER THREATEN TO TURN THE DREAM INTO A NIGHTMARE.
EN4 5973 BAKER'S DOZEN #3 AND THE WINNER IS... STEIN, AIDEL SUE FISHKOFF THERE IS A LOT OF EXCITEMENT IN THE BAKER HOUSEHOLD WHEN MR. BAKER RUNS FOR TOWN COUNCILMAN, BRACHA GETS A LEAD IN THE SCHOOL PLAY, AND MOISHY THINKS HE WILL RECEIVE THE BEST STUDENT AWARD. BUT AS EACH OF THEIR FORTUNES TURN, THE FAMILY LEARNS A VALUABLE LESSON.
EN4 5974 BAKER'S DOZEN #4 STARS IN THEIR EYES STEIN, AIDEL SUE FISHKOFF SINGING STAR AVI SHOHAM'S PRE-PURIM CONCERT HAS BEEN SOLD OUT FOR MONTHS, BUT THE BAKER QUINTUPLETS ARE ANXIOUS TO ATTEND. THEY WILL DO ANYTHING TO GET TICKETS, EVEN IF IT MEANS PRETENDING TO BE FRIENDS WITH AVI'S QUIET COUSIN, IDY.
EN4 5975 BAKER'S DOZEN #5 THE INSIDE STORY LAZEWNIK, LIBBY SANDI SKODNIK A MAGAZINE IS DOING A FEATURE STORY ON THE BAKER QUINTUPLETS BUT THREE OF THE BROTHERS ARE ANGRY THAT THEY WERE NOT CONSULTED. AS THEIR SISTERS PREPARE, THE BOYS MAKE PLANS TO RUIN THE INTERVIEW. IT TAKES A SERIES OF MISHAPS TO BRING ALL THE SIBLINGS TO THEIR SENSES.
EN4 5976 BAKER'S DOZEN #8 HEY WAITER! ZITTER, EMMY ROBIN DIAMOND THE BAKERS DECIDE TO GO TO THE RILEY LAKE RESORT HOTEL FOR PASSOVER. WHILE MR. AND MRS. BAKER PLAN ON A RESTFUL VACATION, OF THEIR CHILDREN HAVE PLANS OF THEIR OWN THAT INEVITABLY LEAD TO A CHAOTIC BUT ENJOYABLE EXPERIENCE.
EN4 5979 BY BLOOD DIVIDED ORDE, LEWIS FRANCES WALDMAN AFTER ESCAPING A RUSSIAN POGROM IN 1903, SIBLINGS ZALMAN AND RACHEL ARE SEPARATED. EACH BELIEVES THE OTHER DEAD, AND THEIR LIVES UNFOLD IN ALTERNATING CHAPTERS UNTIL THEY MEET 60 YEARS LATER.
EN4 5980 BAKER'S DOZEN #1 ON OUR OWN LAZEWNIK, LIBBY BETTY SCHWARTZ DURING A SPRING CLEANING PROJECT, MRS. BAKER IS HURT AND WINDS UP IN THE HOSPITAL. HER CHILDREN, THE BAKER'S 'DOZEN,' ASSURE HER THEY CAN MANAGE UNTIL SHE RETURNS HOME. CHAOS ENSUES AS SOME CHILDREN ARE LOST, SOME MONEY DISAPPEARS, AND FOOD GOES FLYING AROUND THE HOUSE.
EN4 5982 LIVING A JEWISH LIFE JEWISH TRADITIONS, CUSTOMS AND VALUES FOR TODAY'S FAMILIES DIAMANT, ANITA; COOPER, HOWARD ELLEN MICHAELS THE AUTHORS DEMONSTRATE HOW JEWISH TRADITION, HISTORY, MORALS, AND ETHICS CAN BE INCORPORATED INTO A CONTEMPORARY LIFESTYLE.
EN4 5986 ACTS OF FAITH SEGAL, ERICH SYLVIA LEVINSON A STORY THAT CENTERS ON THE CHILDREN OF RABBI LURIA, HEAD OF THE BROOKLYN-BASED SILCZER DYNASTY. LURIA'S DAUGHTER HAS AN AFFAIR WITH A STUDENT-PRIEST WHILE HIS SON LEAVES RABBINICAL SCHOOL WHEN HE BECOMES A MILLIONAIRE THROUGH THE STOCK MARKET. ULTIMATELY, THE FATHER AND HIS CHILDREN RECOGNIZE THE NEED FOR COMPROMISE AND ACCEPTANCE.
EN4 5987 TAR BEACH ELMAN, RICHARD BILL BUSCHEL THE AUTHOR DEPICTS A 1947 BROOKLYN SUMMER AND THE PEOPLE WHO SPEND THEIR DAYS SUNBATHING ON A SYNAGOGUE ROOF. THE STORY IS TOLD THROUGH THE EYES OF EIGHT-YEAR-OLD PETER WHO COMMENTS ON THE ACTIONS OF HIS PARENTS AND THEIR FRIENDS.
EN4 5990 BLACKBIRD MEREK, JACK JOYCE KARP GENERAL SCOTT CARTWRIGHT, A RETIRED ASTRONAUT, MUST FLY ONE MORE MISSION AFTER AN ESSENTIAL SPY SATELLITE IS DISABLED IN THE MIDDLE EAST. COMPLICATIONS ENSUE AND CARTWRIGHT FINDS HIMSELF INVOLVED WITH A JEWISH PILOT, HIS ISRAELI GIRL FRIEND, AN EVIL CIA DIRECTOR, SPIES AND DOUBLE AGENTS, CHEMICAL WARFARE, AND NUCLEAR BLACKMAIL.
EN4 5991 UNINVITED GUEST AND OTHER JEWISH HOLIDAY TALES JAFFE, NINA ELEANOR SCHWARTZ A COLLECTION OF STORIES THAT SPAN THE JEWISH HOLIDAY CALENDAR FROM ROSH HASHANAH TO PASSOVER. BASED ON TRADITIONAL SOURCES, THE STORIES DEMONSTRATE FAITH AND RITUAL THROUGHOUT THE CENTURIES. INCLUDES A BRIEF HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO EACH STORY AND A GLOSSARY OF HEBREW AND YIDDISH TERMS.
EN4 5993 STRANGERS ALWAYS A JEWISH FAMILY IN WARTIME SHANGHAI KRASNO, RENA MARILYN BECK AN ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR'S LIFE IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY OF SHANGHAI DURING WORLD WAR II, THAT WAS LARGELY COMPRISED OF REFUGEES FROM NAZI EUROPE AND RUSSIA. KRASNO ALSO DETAILS THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN SHANGHAI AS WELL AS THE HISTORY OF JEWISH LIFE UNDER FOREIGN OCCUPATION AND THE JEWISH COMMUNITY'S ENCOUNTERS WITH OTHER CULTURES.
EN4 5995 OPERATION SHYLOCK ROTH, PHILIP SIMON SCHUSTER IN THIS NOVEL SET IN JERUSALEM, ROTH PRESENTS TWO CHARACTERS THAT BEAR HIS NAME: ONE A FAMOUS AUTHOR, THE OTHER AN IMPOSTER WHO IMPERSONATES THE 'REAL' PHILIP ROTH SO HE CAN PUBLICIZE HIS SCHEME TO LEAD JEWS OUT OF A DOOMED ISRAEL TO A NEW DIASPORA. THE BOOK EXPLORES THE ETERNAL ISSUE OF THE JEW IN A LARGELY CHRISTIAN CULTURE.
EN4 5997 SOTAH RAGEN, NAOMI LYNNE KUSHNER SET IN THE WORLD OF ULTRA-ORTHODOX JEWS, THE STORY FOCUSES ON THE REICH FAMILY'S THREE DAUGHTERS AND HOW THEY FARE IN THE COMMUNITY'S CRUCIAL RITE OF PASSAGE: MARRIAGE. THE DRAMA CENTERS ON THE DEVOUT MIDDLE DAUGHTER, DINA, AND HOW SHE BECOMES A 'SOTAH,' OR A WOMAN SUSPECTED OF ADULTERY.
EN4 5998 OUT OF THE DEPTHS BRENNER, JOSEPH CHAIM BERNARD MANN A NOVEL ABOUT RUSSIAN JEWISH EMIGRES WHO TOIL AT A YIDDISH DAILY NEWSPAPER IN LONDON. THEIR PLIGHT IS TEMPERED BY ABRAHAM MENUHIN, AN IMMIGRANT JEW WHO COMES TO THE AID OF A PREGNANT YOUNG WOMAN ABANDONED BY THE BABY'S RUSSIAN GENTILE FATHER.
EN4 5999 AMERICAN RHAPSODY THE STORY OF GEORGE GERSHWIN KRESH, PAUL JUDY BOMBECK A BIOGRAPHY ABOUT THE LIFE AND WORK OF THE AMERICAN COMPOSER. DISCUSSES HIS MUSICAL COMEDIES, POPULAR SONGS, SYMPHONIC WORKS, AND THE OPERA 'PORGY AND BESS.'
EN4 6002 DARK STAR FURST, ALAN AMY GOLDBERGER IN THIS DEPICTION OF THE ERA OF THE STALINIST PURGES, RUSSIAN JOURNALIST ANDRE SZARA IS FORCED TO BECOME A SOVIET INTELLIGENCE AGENT IN PRE-WORLD WAR II EUROPE. AFTER OBTAINING VITAL INFORMATION, SZARA IS ASKED TO TRADE IT TO THE BRITISH FOR MUCH-NEEDED IMMIGRATION CERTIFICATES TO THEN-MANDATED PALESTINE.
EN4 6003 NEW BEGINNINGS MOSCO, MAISIE NINA MENDE ABRAHAM PATRICK, GRANDSON OF THE JEWISH FAMILY MATRIARCH, MARIANNE, AND THE SON OF A CATHOLIC WOMAN, HAS BEGUN TO QUESTION HIS PRIVILEGED LIFE AND TO SEARCH FOR HIS OWN HERITAGE. MEANWHILE, HIS THREE COUSINS WRESTLE WITH THEIR DESTINIES AS THEY SEARCH FOR THEIR PARENTS' KILLERS.
EN4 6005 FOR LOVE AND DUTY MOSCO, MAISIE DANIELLE STANLEY WHEN HER MOTHER DIES, BELLA MINSKY IS ENTRUSTED WITH THE CARE OF HER YOUNGER SIBLINGS. FORCED TO GIVE UP HER DREAM OF ATTENDING OXFORD UNIVERSITY, SHE TURNS THE FAMILY CLOTHING BUSINESS INTO AN INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS.
EN4 6006 BROTHERS BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL NOAH WATERMAN WHEN HIS MOTHER AND STEPFATHER ARE KILLED DURING THE STALINIST PURGES, ALEX GORDON IS SMUGGLED TO AN AUNT IN BROOKLYN, NEW YORK AND HIS HALF-BROTHER DIMITRI IS PLACED IN A MILITARY ORPHANAGE IN RUSSIA. DIMITRI BECOMES A KGB KILLER AND ALEX JOINS THE CIA IN ORDER TO WAGE A LIFELONG WAR AGAINST DIMITRI AND HIS EVIL SCHEMES.
EN4 6008 BAKER'S DOZEN #6 TRAPPED! LAZEWNIK, L.; ZAKON, M.; ZITTER, E. ELEANOR SCHWARTZ THE BAKER GIRLS ARE ALL SET TO SPEND THEIR FIRST SHABBOS ALONE WHILE, ACROSS TOWN, THE STAFF OF THE B.Y. TIMES IS HOLDING ITS USUAL PRE-SHABBOS MEETING. MEANWHILE, WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE DETERIORATING AND SOON ALL THE GIRLS FIND THEMSELVES STRANDED IN THE MANSION, TRAPPED BY A RAGING TORNADO.
EN4 6010 TALES OF THE MASTER RACE HERSHMAN, MARCIE RITA LEVINE  SET IN THE FICTIONAL TOWN OF KREISWALD, THESE NARRATIVES TAKE THE READER INSIDE THE LIVES OF 'ORDINARY' GERMAN CITIZENS WHO CATCH ONLY GLIMPSES OF THE CHANGING AND TURBULENT WORLD AROUND THEM. HERSHMAN DEMONSTRATES HOW THE CORRUPTIONS OF THE THIRD REICH MANAGED TO FILTER INTO EVERYDAY EXISTENCE.
EN4 6015 JEWS OF SPAIN A HISTORY OF THE SEPHARDIC EXPERIENCE GERBER, JANE S. CONSTANCE WARSHAWSKY AN EXAMINATION OF THE GOLDEN AGE OF SPANISH JEWRY, THE TENSIONS BETWEEN SEVENTEENTH- AND EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ASHKENAZIM AND SEPHARDIM, AND A LOOK AT SEPHARDIC COMMUNITIES IN ISRAEL, FRANCE, THE UNITED STATES AND SPAIN IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY.
EN4 6017 BETWEEN MEMORY AND HOPE ELIE WIESEL JUDITH TESSER ESSAYS THAT EXPLORE THEMES FROM THE WORKS OF THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR BY VARIOUS JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN SCHOLARS. TOPICS INCLUDE THE NATURE OF GOD, SADNESS, SILENCE, HORROR, AND HOPE.
EN4 6018 IF I AM NOT FOR MYSELF... THE LIBERAL BETRAYAL OF THE JEWS WISSE, RUTH RITA FEDER   DESPITE ITS RETRACTION, THE AUTHOR VIEWS THE 'ZIONISM EQUALS RACISM' EQUATION AS PART OF AN ARAB PROPAGANDA CAMPAIGN AGAINST ISRAEL. WISSE ASSERTS THAT THE ONGOING CAMPAIGN HAS CAUSED AMERICANS OF ALL POLITICAL STRIPES TO REFLEXIVELY BLAME ISRAEL FOR PROBLEMS IN THE MIDDLE EAST.
EN4 6019 KINDERTRANSPORT DRUCKER, OLGA LEVY BETTY SMITH  A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR'S EXPERIENCES DURING THE HOLOCAUST. TAKEN TO ENGLAND AS PART OF A PROGRAM TO SAVE GERMAN JEWISH CHILDREN IN 1939, DRUCKER DID NOT SEE HER FAMILY AGAIN FOR SIX YEARS. SHE RECALLS HER BEWILDERMENT AND HER STRUGGLES TO ADJUST AND PROVIDES A HISTORICAL CONTEXT FOR HER STORY.
EN4 6024 LIVING WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE (INCLUDING YOURSELF) ADAHAN, MIRIAM STANLEY KIRSCH THE AUTHOR'S APPROACH TO IMPROVING INTER-PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS BOTH INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE FAMILY.
EN4 6025 LION OF JUDAH OSTROVSKY, VICTOR MARK KAPLAN IN AN EFFORT TO PROTECT THEIR MOSSAD MOLE, SYRIAN POLICE PLOT TO FRAME MOSSAD OFFICER NATAN STONE. STONE MUST UNCOVER THE TRAITOR TO CLEAR HIMSELF AND TO STOP THE TERRORIST ACTIVITY THAT THREATENS TO UNDERMINE MIDDLE EAST PEACE TALKS.
EN4 6027 FIMA OZ, AMOS TAMIR A NOVEL IN WHICH EFRAIM 'FIMA' NISAN'S EMOTIONAL DISINTEGRATION MIRRORS THE BREAKDOWN OF ETHICS IN ISRAEL. NISAN HAS MADE A MESS OF HIS ONCE-PROMISING LIFE AND HE NEARLY GOES CRAZY WITH MORAL OUTRAGE AS HE TAKES ON THE CONSCIENCE OF THE ISRAELI NATION.
EN4 6029 ZADDIK ROSENBAUM, DAVID HARRY SMALL  A 72-KARAT DIAMOND IS STOLEN FROM THE DOWRY OF THE SATMAR REBBE'S DAUGHTER AND IT IS UP TO EX-NEW YORK DETECTIVE DOV TAYLOR TO FIND IT. TAYLOR FINDS HIMSELF DELVING INTO MANHATTAN'S JEWELRY DISTRICT AND INTO A HASIDIC NEIGHBORHOOD IN BROOKLYN AS WELL AS REACHING BACK TO HIS NINETEENTH-CENTURY ANCESTOR FOR CLUES TO SOLVE THE CASE.
EN4 6030 GOERING'S LIST POLLOCK, J. C. BOB HEITMAN WHEN THE SON OF A FORMER NAZI USES TREASURES, MISSING FOR NEARLY FIFTY YEARS, TO FUND HIS SECRET TERRORIST ORGANIZATION, THE CIA, THE MOSSAD, AND THE RUSSIANS TEAM UP IN AN ATTEMPT TO STOP HIM.
EN4 6034 SCHOOL TIES CHIEL, DEBORAH SHIRLEY RICH THE STORY OF DAVID GREENE, A JEWISH STUDENT AT AN ELITE NEW ENGLAND PREP SCHOOL, WHO IS TORN BETWEEN HIS BELIEFS AND HIS DESIRE TO FIT IN.
EN4 6039 MR. MANI YEHOSHUA, A. B. RITA CROSBY IN THIS NOVEL ABOUT SIX GENERATIONS OF THE MANI FAMILY, THE AUTHOR EMPLOYS MYSTERY, COINCIDENCE AND FATE, AS HE GRADUALLY DISCLOSES THE TRAGEDY THAT HAUNTS EVERY GENERATION OF THE FAMILY. ARRANGED IN THE FORM OF FIVE CONVERSATIONS, THE NARRATIVE MOVES FROM 1982 TO 1848 AS IT PLACES ITS DOMESTIC EVENTS WITHIN A HISTORICAL CONTEXT.
EN4 6041 DENYING THE HOLOCAUST THE GROWING ASSAULT ON TRUTH AND MEMORY LIPSTADT, DEBORAH E. ARLINE KEMPNER AN EXPOSE THAT REVEALS THE WORLDWIDE MOVEMENT OF HOLOCAUST DENIAL AND ITS JOURNALS, INSTITUTES AND PAMPHLETS. ALSO UNMASKED ARE THE DENIERS' STRATEGY OF DISTORTION, WHICH THEY USE TO CAMOUFLAGE THEIR IDEOLOGY.
EN4 6043 IN GOD'S MIRROR REFLECTIONS AND ESSAYS SCHULWEIS, HAROLD M. (null) A COMPILATION OF RABBI SCHULWEIS'S WRITINGS ON TOPICS WHICH RANGE FROM THE POLARITIES OF JEWISH IDEAS TO A CRITIQUE OF THE EXCESSIVE FOCUS ON ANTI-SEMITISM IN MODERN JEWISH IDENTITY. THE AUTHOR ALSO DISCUSSES JEWISH HOLIDAYS AND FAMILY AND INTERPERSONAL RELATIONS.
EN4 6049 TAKE MY LIFE, PLEASE! YOUNGMAN, HENNY; KARLEN, NEAL LYNN HIMELFARB AN ACCOUNT OF THE COMEDIAN'S LIFE FROM HIS BIRTH IN LONDON AND HIS CHILDHOOD IN BROOKLYN TO HIS EARLY CAREER ON THE BORSCHT BELT CIRCUIT. THE BOOK PROVIDES DETAILS ABOUT YOUNGMAN'S LONG CAREER WHICH CONTINUED TO FLOURISH EVEN WHEN THE COMEDIAN WAS IN HIS 80S.
EN4 6050 TERROR IN THE NIGHT THE KLAN'S CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE JEWS NELSON, JACK AMY GOLDBERGER COMMUNITIES WERE DRAWN INTO THE STRUGGLE AGAINST THE KLAN WHEN THEY BECAME TARGETS AND HOW THEY HELPED THE FBI APPREHEND KLAN MEMBERS. IN THE LAST SECTION, THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THE PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL RISKS HE TOOK TO UNCOVER THIS STORY.
EN4 6053 ONE EYED KINGS COHEN, WILLIAM S. JAMES SPECTOR IN A POST-GORBACHEV POST-DESERT STORM ERA THE RUSSIANS ARE PLOTTING TO REVIVE THEIR DECLINING POWER IN THE MIDDLE EAST. WHEN PRO-ISRAEL SENATOR JOSHUA STOCK IS MURDERED IT IS UP TO HIS FRIEND AND FELLOW SENATOR, SEAN FALCONE, TO FIND HIS KILLER.
EN4 6055 HONOR AMONG THIEVES ARCHER, JEFFREY SANDI SKODNIK A MAFIA/IRAQI CONSPIRACY STEALS THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE AND SENDS IT TO IRAQ WHERE SADDAM HUSSEIN PLANS TO BARBECUE IT ON JULY FOURTH IN FRONT OF TELEVISION CAMERAS. THE CIA AND THE MOSSAD RACE THE CLOCK IN AN ATTEMPT TO RETRIEVE THE DOCUMENT AND UNDO THE DAMAGE THAT WAS DONE.
EN4 6056 PLAGUE OF DREAMERS STERN, STEVE (null) STERN BLENDS FANTASY WITH REALISM IN THESE STORIES: A JEWISH COMMUNITY IN MEMPHIS IN WHICH A GROCER'S ASSISTANT CAN TUNE INTO PEOPLE'S DREAMS; A MUSICIAN IS OBSESSED WITH DUPLICATING HOUDINI'S TRICKS DESPITE NUMEROUS ACCIDENTS; AND A YOUNG THIEF REBELS AGAINST HIS HARDWORKING FATHER BY JOINING A TRAVELING CARNIVAL.
EN4 6061 GRIEVOUS SIN A PETER DECKER/RINA LAZARUS MYSTERY KELLERMAN, FAYE MARCIA FELDMAN WHILE IN THE HOSPITAL ENJOYING THE BIRTH OF HIS FIRST CHILD, DETECTIVE PETER DECKER IS DRAWN INTO A MYSTERY WHEN AN INFANT VANISHES FROM THE HOSPITAL NURSERY. WHEN THE NURSE WHO WAS IN CHARGE OF THE UNIT DISAPPEARS AS WELL, DECKER MUST DETERMINE WHETHER SHE IS A CRIMINAL OR A VICTIM HERSELF.
EN4 6063 OLIVE TREE STEIN, ARLENE SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE IN THIS EPISTOLARY NARRATIVE SET IN UTICA, NEW YORK, THE AUTHOR TELLS THE STORY OF A FIRST-GENERATION AMERICAN JEWISH WOMAN BORN TO IMMIGRANT PARENTS.
EN4 6066 JEWISH TRAVELERS IN THE MIDDLE AGES 19 FIRSTHAND ACCOUNTS ADLER, ELKAN NATHAN, ED. DOROTHY AXELROTH IN THESE FIRSTHAND ACCOUNTS, TRAVELING JEWISH SCHOLARS, MERCHANTS, PILGRIMS, AMBASSADORS AND OTHERS OFFER RARE PERSPECTIVES ON LIFE IN EUROPE, THE NEAR EAST, AND NORTH AFRICA IN THE MIDDLE AGES.
EN4 6069 TONY CURTIS THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY CURTIS, TONY; PARIS, BARRY HARRY SMALL  CURTIS TELLS THE STORY OF HIS TRANSFORMATION FROM A TOUGH STREET KID NAMED BERNIE SCHWARTZ WHO BATTLED ANTI-SEMITIC GANGS TO A FAMOUS SCREEN PERSONALITY.
EN4 6070 ALL BUT MY LIFE KLEIN, GERDA W. MULTIPLE A MOVING, EVOCATIVE ACCOUNT OF KLEIN'S HOLOCAUST EXPERIENCES. DESPITE THE DESTRUCTION OF HER WORLD, KLEIN DESCRIBES HOW SHE WAS ABLE TO BUILD A NEW LIFE.
EN4 6071 BAKER'S DOZEN #9 THROUGH THICK AND THIN GARFUNKEL, DEBBY SARA BRICKMAN THE BAKER KIDS THINK THEIR FATHER IS GOING BANKRUPT AND EACH CHILD MAKES PLANS TO EARN LOTS OF MONEY AND SAVE THE DAY. MEANWHILE, THE EYE PROBLEMS OF THEIR SISTER TIKVA ARE MAKING HER FEEL LONELY AND LEFT OUT. EVENTUALLY, TIKVA DISCOVERS SOMETHING SURPRISING ABOUT HERSELF WHILE THE CHILDREN FIND OUT A SECRET ABOUT THEIR FATHER.
EN4 6073 EAT AND BE SATISFIED A SOCIAL HISTORY OF JEWISH FOOD COOPER, JOHN NINA MENDE A COMPREHENSIVE AND CRITICAL HISTORY OF JEWISH FOOD FROM BIBLICAL TIMES UNTIL THE PRESENT. COOPER ALSO EXPLORES THE CUISINES OF BOTH THE ASHKENAZIC AND SEPHARDIC CULTURES, DISCUSSES WHAT MAKES CERTAIN FOODS 'JEWISH,' AND DETAILS THE EVOLUTION OF MANY TRADITIONAL DISHES.
EN4 6074 BUT HE WAS GOOD TO HIS MOTHER THE LIVES AND CRIMES OF JEWISH GANGSTERS ROCKAWAY, ROBERT A. SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE A SANGUINE LOOK AT THE MURDEROUS WORLD OF JEWISH GANGS AND GANGSTERS IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. THIS FACT-FILLED BOOK ANSWERS MANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE ERA AND ABOUT THE HISTORY OF ORGANIZED CRIME.
EN4 6078 MESHUGAH SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS SANDI SKODNIK A NOVEL BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING WRITER THAT DEALS WITH A ROMANTIC TRIANGLE OF MIRIAM, A YOUNG POLISH IMMIGRANT AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR; MAX, A 67-YEAR-OLD WOMANIZING INVESTOR; AND, AARON, A MIDDLE-AGED YIDDISH NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST. THE TRIO ARE UNABLE TO RESOLVE THEIR MORAL DILEMMAS UNTIL THEY MEET AFTER A LONG SEPARATION IN ISRAEL.
EN4 6081 TORAH ANTHOLOGY, (ME'AM LOEZ). VOL. 14 MAGRISO, YITZCHOK, RABBI (null) A CONTINUATION OF THE BIBLICAL COMMENTARY STARTED BY REB YAAKOV CULI. MAGRISO WROTE THIS VOLUME ON NUMBERS (BAMIDBAR) WHICH COVERS THE INSURRECTION OF KORACH, THE PRACTICE AND SYMBOLISM OF SACRIFICIAL OFFERINGS ON THE FESTIVALS, BALAAM THE PROPHET, THE DEATH OF AARON, AND A RECORD OF THE FINAL JOURNEYS. INCLUDES NOTES BY RABBI ARYEH
EN4 6083 THEY CALLED HER REBBE THE MAIDEN OF LUDOMIR WINKLER, GERSHON AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THE STORY OF CHANA ROCHEL WERBERMACHER, A WOMAN WHO BECAME A TORAH SCHOLAR AND WAS CALLED 'REBBE' BY MANY WHO SOUGHT HER ADVICE. HER POSITION BECAME THE FOCUS OF GREAT CONTROVERSY IN HER SHTETL AND IN THE JEWISH WORLD AT LARGE.
EN4 6091 WEINSTOCK AMONG THE DYING BLUMENTHAL, MICHAEL MARK YOHALEM MARTIN WEINSTOCK, A DISGRUNTLED LECTURER AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY, FLITS FROM ONE RELATIONSHIP TO THE NEXT AS HE SEETHES WITH ANGER AND SELF PITY AT THE SUPPOSED INJUSTICES HE HAS SUFFERED. THROUGH PSYCHOANALYSIS, HE COMES TO TERMS WITH HIS ADOPTION, HIS JEWISH HERITAGE, AND HIS OWN SELF-IMAGE.
EN4 6096 ISRAEL'S SECRET WARS A HISTORY OF ISRAEL'S INTELLIGENCE SERVICES BLACK, IAN; MORRIS, BENNY RICHARD HANAU A HISTORY OF ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE IN WHICH THE AUTHORS CATALOGUE HALF A CENTURY OF THE AGENCY'S TRIUMPHS, DEBACLES, AND INFIGHTING.
EN4 6100 DO THEY KEEP KOSHER ON MARS? AND OTHER PRESSING QUESTIONS OF JEWISH LIFE BESSER, JAMES DAVID CAROL LOWENSTEIN A COLLECTION FROM THE AUTHOR'S SYNDICATED NEWSPAPER COLUMN WHICH STRIVES TO PROVIDE ANSWERS TO QUESTIONS OF GENERAL, TRIVIAL, AND OFFBEAT JEWISH INTEREST.
EN4 6103 CUTTING ROOM ROSENBERG, ROBERT MARILYN PERELMAN ABRAHAM COHEN, FORMER COMMANDER OF THE JERUSALEM POLICE, USES HIS DETECTING SKILLS IN LOS ANGELES TO DETERMINE WHO MURDERED MAX BRODER, A SUCCESSFUL HOLLYWOOD PRODUCER AND A FELLOW HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR.
EN4 6105 LONELY DAYS WERE SUNDAYS REFLECTIONS OF A JEWISH SOUTHERNER EVANS, ELI N. (null) A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS WRITTEN FROM THE EARLY 1970S THROUGH THE EARLY 1990S, IN WHICH THE AUTHOR REFLECTS ON HIS IDENTITY AS A JEWISH SOUTHERNER AND DISCUSSES THE INVOLVEMENTS OF SOUTHERN JEWS IN POLITICS, NOVELS DEALING WITH THE JEWISH SOUTH, AND THE FUTURE OF ISRAEL. INCLUDES EVAN'S DIARY OF A 1975 DIPLOMATIC TRIP TO THE MIDDLE EAST.
EN4 6112 IN THE SHADOW OF MOLOCH THE SACRIFICE OF CHILDREN BERGMANN, MARTIN S. (null) BREGMANN ANALYZES THE PSYCHOLOGICAL MEANING OF SACRIFICE AND USES THE EVOLUTION OF SACRIFICE IN GREEK TRAGEDY TO EXPLORE THE FUNCTION OF RELIGION IN TODAY'S CULTURE.
EN4 6113 IT ALL ADDS UP FROM THE DIM PAST TO THE UNCERTAIN FUTURE BELLOW, SAUL NITZA WILON  IN THIS COLLECTION OF ESSAYS, BELLOW STRIVES TO DEMONSTRATE HIS CONTINUING VIGILANCE AND LOYALTY TO AMERICA. THE TOPICS OF THESE PIECES RANGE FROM HIS WAR REPORT FROM SPAIN IN 1948 TO HIS NOBEL PRIZE LECTURE TO HIS FORBES ARTICLE TITLED, 'THERE IS SIMPLY TOO MUCH TO THINK ABOUT.'
EN4 6115 THAT YEAR OF OUR WAR GOLDREICH, GLORIA (null) A CHRONICLE OF THE LAST YEAR OF WORLD WAR II IN THE LIVES OF A LARGE, EXTENDED JEWISH FAMILY. THE NOVEL FOCUSES ON 15-YEAR-OLD SHARON AS SHE STRUGGLES TO COPE WITH HER MOTHER'S DEATH, HER ANXIETY OVER HER FATHER'S SAFETY, AND HER OWN ADOLESCENCE.
EN4 6116 TWILIGHT AND OTHER STORIES HAREVEN, SHULAMITH TAMIR IN THIS COLLECTION OF STORIES, THE AUTHOR EXPLORES WHAT SEPARATES THE REAL FROM THE IMAGINED IN HER DEPICTIONS OF JERUSALEM AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF ITS INHABITANTS.
EN4 6117 MIDRASH SAYS THE BOOK OF BERAISHIS WEISS, MOSHE, RABBI SHLOMO ENGELBERG A NARRATIVE OF THE FIRST BOOK OF THE TORAH THAT IS COMPILED AND ADAPTED FROM MATERIAL FOUND IN THE AGGADOT OF THE TALMUD AND THE MIDRASHIM. THE AUTHOR SEEKS TO PRESENT THE IDEAS EXPLAINED BY THE CLASSICAL COMMENTATORS OF THE TORAH AND THE MIDRASH.
EN4 6119 INTERNATIONAL JEWISH SPORTS HALL OF FAME SEIGMAN, JOSEPH M. JOSEPH M. SIEGMAN THIS BOOK DETAILS THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE INTERNATIONAL JEWISH SPORTS HALL OF FAME, WHICH WAS FOUNDED IN 1980 TO HONOR JEWISH SPORTS FIGURES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
EN4 6120 MIDWIFE'S ADVICE COURTER, GAY ROSE SPANIER IN THIS SEQUEL TO 'THE MIDWIFE,' HANNAH SOKOLOW IS NOW HEAD MIDWIFE AT BELLEVUE HOSPITAL. SHE FINDS HERSELF DISPENSING SEXUAL ADVICE TO HER IMPOVERISHED PATIENTS AS WELL AS FORMING AN UNEASY ALLIANCE WITH FEMINISTS AND REVOLUTIONARIES SUCH AS WALTER LIPPMANN AND EMMA GOLDMAN.
EN4 6121 BLOODY HOAX ALEICHEM, SHOLOM (null) THIS IS THE STORY OF TWO SCHOOL FRIENDS, RICH GENTILE GRISHA AND JEWISH HERSHKE, WHO ARE LIVING IN A LARGE CITY IN CZARIST RUSSIA. THE BOYS INNOCENTLY TRADE IDENTITIES SO GRISHA CAN UNDERSTAND THE SUFFERING OF A JEW BUT THE SITUATION TAKES A DARK TURN WHEN GRISHA IS ACCUSED OF A RITUAL MURDER.
EN4 6122 MAN WHO THOUGHT HE WAS MESSIAH LEVIANT, CURT (null) RABBI NACHMAN OF BRATZLAV, THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY LEADER OF A HASIDIC SECT, IS AT THE CENTER OF A VARIETY OF EVENTS IN THIS NOVEL. AMONG HIS ADVENTURES, HE TRAVELS TO VIENNA, TO ISRAEL, TO TURKEY; HE IS ALMOST PERSUADED THAT HE IS THE MESSIAH; HE LOSES HIS ABILITY TO READ BECAUSE OF GUILT; AND, HE BECOMES THE CONFIDANT OF BEETHOVEN.
EN4 6131 ARTHUR MILLER AND COMPANY ARTHUR MILLER TALKS ABOUT HIS WORK BIGSBY, CHRISTOPHER, ED. SARENE MEYERS OVER THE COURSE OF TEN YEARS, THE AUTHOR CONDUCTED AN EXTENDED INTERVIEW WITH THE PLAYWRIGHT WHICH HE ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY FOR THIS BOOK.
EN4 6132 FUNNY WOMAN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF FANNY BRICE GROSSMAN, BARBARA W. HELEN DITTUS THE AUTHOR RECONSTRUCTS THE COMEDY STYLES OF FANNY BRICE, A VAUDEVILLE AND RADIO STAR WHOSE CAREER SPANNED 40 YEARS. BRICE IS BEST REMEMBERED AS A SINGER AND COMIC IN THE ZIEGFIELD FOLLIES AND BY BARBRA STREISAND'S PORTRAYAL OF HER IN THE MUSICAL, 'FUNNY GIRL.'
EN4 6133 JEWISH HOME A GUIDE FOR JEWISH LIVING SYME, DANIEL B. MULTIPLE RABBI SYME EXPLAINS THE HOW AND WHYS OF LIVING IN A JEWISH HOME. HE INCLUDES DETAILS AND INFORMATION ABOUT THE CUSTOMS, RITUALS, LEGENDS, AND SUPERSTITIONS THAT HAVE BEEN PASSED DOWN THROUGH THE GENERATIONS.
EN4 6135 DAYBREAK PLAIN, BELVA MARILYN BECK AFTER MARGARET AND ARTHUR CRAWFIELD BURY THEIR SON PETER, IT IS REVEALED THAT HE WAS NOT THEIR BIOLOGICAL SON. THE PARENTS OF THE DEAD BOY, BUD AND LAURA RICE, ARE TRACED AND TESTING INDICATES THAT THEIR SON, TOM, IS THE CRAWFIELD'S. BUT COMPLICATIONS ENSUE WHEN THE CRAWFIELDS, WHO ARE JEWISH, DISCOVER THAT TOM AND BUD ARE RACISTS.
EN4 6137 BOOK OF MERCY COHEN, LEONARD MARTIN GERBER A BOOK OF CONTEMPORARY PSALMS WHOSE TONE ECHOES THE TRADITIONAL FORM. THE AUTHOR WRITES AS A MAN TALKING TO HIS MAKER AND THE PSALMS ALTERNATELY REFLECT THE MAN'S PRAISE OF GOD AS WELL AS HIS DESPAIR, ANGER, DOUBT, AND TRUST.
EN4 6139 WEED AMONG THE ROSES VOGIEL, EVA AMY GOLDBERGER ET IN 1947 IN THE ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE, THE BOOK FOCUSES ON A NEW JEWISH GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL WHOSE STUDENT BODY CONSISTS MAINLY OF REFUGEES FROM EUROPE AND ENGLISH GIRLS WHOSE OWN SCHOOL WAS DESTROYED IN THE BLITZ. WHEN TWO STUDENTS DISAPPEAR UNDER MYSTERIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES THE STUDENTS, FACULTY, AND LOCAL POLICE UNITE TO FIND THEM.
EN4 6140 HOPE WOUK, HERMAN ALEX SAMUELS BATTLE SCENES AND POLITICAL SKIRMISHES IN ISRAEL AND ACCOUNTS OF DIPLOMATIC STRATEGY IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROVIDE THE BACKDROP FOR THIS STORY OF TWO PEOPLE AND THEIR FORTUNES IN LOVE AND WAR.
EN4 6142 GREEN FIRES: ASSAULT ON EDEN A NOVEL OF THE ECUADORIAN RAINFOREST MUELLER, MARNIE DORIA KALT ANNIE, A FORMER PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEER IN ECUADOR, IS JEWISH. HER NEW HUSBAND KAI IS GERMAN AND THE SON OF A FORMER NAZI. THEY RETURN TO ECUADOR, AND, AS THEY BECOME INVOLVED IN THE PLIGHT OF THE RAINFOREST, THEY FIND THEMSELVES WORKING THROUGH THEIR OWN CONFLICTS.
EN4 6144 NO GREATER LOVE ELLIS, JULIE MARION HARRIS KATIE FREEMAN IS DETERMINED TO FULFILL HER DREAMS OF A BETTER LIFE WITH HER CHILDHOOD SWEETHEART HARRY NEWHOUSE. THEY MOVE TO TEXAS DESPITE THE EVER-PRESENT THREAT OF ANTI-SEMITISM AND SUCCEED UNTIL AN UNEXPECTED TRAGEDY THREATENS TO DESTROY THEIR MARRIAGE.
EN4 6145 ALL MY BEST FRIENDS BURNS, GEORGE; FISHER, DAVID MURRAY GLANZ THE COMEDIAN DESCRIBES HIS LIFE IN SHOW BUSINESS WHICH STARTED IN THE 1900S. HIS STORY IS FULL OF ANECDOTES ABOUT OTHER SHOW BUSINESS PERSONALITIES SUCH AS EDDIE CANTOR, SOPHIE TUCKER, AL JOLSON, JACK BENNY, AND THE MARX BROTHERS.
EN4 6147 JEWISH BOOK OF COMFORT KAY, ALAN A. RABBI BRUCE GOLDWASSER A BOOK WRITTEN FOR THOSE SEEKING COMFORT AFTER THE LOSS OF A LOVED ONE. KAY COMBINES INSPIRATIONAL READINGS WITH PERSONAL REFLECTIONS TO HELP A MOURNER GRIEVE.
EN4 6151 UNTO THE SOUL APPELFELD, AHARON BETTY SMITH  AMALIA AND HER OLDER BROTHER GAD LEAD A SPARTAN EXISTENCE AS CARETAKERS OF A MOUNTAINTOP CEMETERY CONSECRATED TO JEWISH MARTYRS. AFTER GAD SEDUCES AMALIA, SHE DISCOVERS SHE IS PREGNANT. HE BEGS FORGIVENESS BUT HIS BELATED ATONEMENT CANNOT PREVENT THE TRAGEDY THAT FOLLOWS.© 1994
EN4 6154 SLEEPING ON A WIRE CONVERSATIONS WITH PALESTINIANS IN ISRAEL GROSSMAN, DAVID (null) GROSSMAN REPRODUCES HIS CONVERSATIONS WITH ISRAELI ARABS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE IN WHICH THEY COMMENTED ON THEIR OWN SOCIETY. THE AUTHOR WARNS OF THE DANGERS TO ISRAEL IN MISTREATING THIS POPULATION.© 1993
EN4 6157 I. L. PERETZ READER WISSE, RUTH R., ED. ISABELLE RUBIN A COLLECTION OF STORIES BY THE YIDDISH WRITER WHO LIVED FROM 1852 TO 1915. PERETZ DESCRIBES GROWING UP ORTHODOX IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY POLAND AND DEPICTS GRINDING POVERTY SIDE BY SIDE WITH A BELIEF IN MIRACLES AND A STOIC ACCEPTANCE OF LIFE'S REALITIES.© 1991
EN4 6159 LIVES OF VALUE COHEN, SHARLENE COOPER NANCY MARKOW SET IN LOS ANGELES IN 1976, THIS NOVEL FOCUSES ON THE BLACKER DAUGHTERS AND THEIR CLOSE RELATIONSHIP IN THE FACE OF CHRONIC ILLNESS, ACCUSATIONS OF PLAGIARISM, AND FALSE MURDER CHARGES.
EN4 6160 CEREMONIES SAMPLER NEW RITES, CELEBRATIONS AND OBSERVANCES OF JEWISH WOMEN LEVINE, ELIZABETH RESNICK, ED. EVA YARETT   THE AUTHOR PROVIDES JEWISH WOMEN WHO WANT TO BECOME MORE INVOLVED IN JEWISH RITUAL WITH RITES THAT ARE EITHER DESIGNED FOR WOMEN ONLY OR FOR WOMEN AND THEIR FAMILY AND FRIENDS.© 1991
EN4 6161 CITIZEN KOCH KOCH, EDWARD I.; PAISNER, DANIEL ISABELLE RUBIN THE FORMER NEW YORK CITY MAYOR RECOUNTS HIS CHILDHOOD AS WELL AS HIS LIFE AFTER THE MAYORALTY, AS AN ATTORNEY, RADIO AND TV HOST, MOVIE REVIEWER, AND LECTURER.© 1992
EN4 6162 WRITING OUR WAY HOME CONTEMPORARY STORIES BY AMERICAN JEWISH WRITERS SOLOTAROFF, TED; RAPOPORT, NESSA, ED SHIRLEY SOMMER A COLLECTION OF STORIES ALL WRITTEN AFTER 1967 BY AMERICAN JEWISH WRITERS SUCH AS MAX APPLE, SAUL BELLOW, LORE SEGAL, MARK HELPRIN, BERNARD MALAMUD, AND CYNTHIA OZICK.© 1992
EN4 6163 KATERINA APPELFELD, AHARON FLORENCE ELSTER AT AGE 79 AND LIVING ALONE ON HER PARENTS DESERTED FARM KATERINA, A POLISH HOUSEKEEPER, NARRATES HER LIFE STORY IN WHICH SHE WORKED FOR JEWISH FAMILIES, RAISED HER SON AS A JEW, AND SPENT 40 YEARS IN PRISON FOR KILLING HIS MURDERER.© 1992
EN4 6166 SOLDIER'S STORY THE LIFE AND TIMES OF AN ISRAELI RAFUL, EITAN, M. K., GENERAL JEROME BROOKMAN THE TRUE STORY OF ONE OF ISRAEL'S MILITARY LEADERS AND A MEMBER OF THE KNESSET. EITAN PRESENTS A FIRST-HAND VIEW OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NATION'S SURVIVAL STRATEGIES AND PROVIDES DESCRIPTIONS OF ISRAEL'S MOST FAMOUS BATTLES.© 1992
EN4 6168 JEWISH HEROES OF AMERICA AMERICAN JEWRY'S HALL OF FAME BRODY, SEYMOUR RICHARD HANAU BRIEF BIOGRAPHICAL ESSAYS ABOUT 101 AMERICAN JEWISH MEN AND WOMEN, FOCUSING ON PATRIOTS AND MILITARY HEROES, THE FIRST JEWISH ARMY CHAPLAIN, AND SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT FIGURES.© 1991
EN4 6172 HOW I FOUND AMERICA COLLECTED STORIES YEZIERSKA, ANZIA LILLIAN GLIXON THESE STORIES DEPICT THE LIVES OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS ON NEW YORK CITY'S LOWER EAST SIDE. CRUSHED BY HUNGER, POVERTY, HARD WORK, CRUEL BOSSES, EVICTIONS, LONELINESS, AND DISILLUSIONMENT, THESE PEOPLE RESOLVE TO REMAKE THEIR LIVES.© 1991
EN4 6173 FALSE PROPHET KELLERMAN, FAYE HORENSTEIN, SILVIA LAPD DETECTIVE PETER DECKER AND HIS WIFE RINA LAZARUS ARE INVOLVED IN A TALE OF DECEPTION, GREED AND MURDER WHEN DECKER INVESTIGATES THE RAPE AND ROBBERY OF LILAH BRECHT, DAUGHTER OF FILM GREAT, DAVIDS EVENSONG. AS THE CASE EXPANDS TO COVER TWO HOMICIDES, DECKER DISCOVERS THE FAMILY'S SECRETS.© 1992
EN4 6175 BEAUTIFUL MRS. SEIDENMAN SZCZPIORSKI, ANDRZEJ ZOE LANTELME BELTH IN THIS NOVEL, A JEWISH WOMAN ATTEMPTS TO ESCAPE THE GHETTO IN NAZI-OCCUPIED WARSAW BY POSING AS THE WIFE OF A GERMAN OFFICER. AFTER AN INFORMER BETRAYS HER TO THE GESTAPO, A GROUP OF PEOPLE CONSPIRE TO FREE HER DURING THE GHETTO UPRISING.© 1989
EN4 6178 MUSICAL CHAIRS FRIEDMAN, KINKY HYLA MELNICK AFTER THREE EX-BAND MEMBERS DIE MYSTERIOUSLY, FRIEDMAN, A RETIRED MUSICIAN TURNED PRIVATE EYE, SOLVES THE CRIME WITH THE HELP OF THE SURVIVING MEMBERS OF THE BAND AND LOTS OF LIQUOR, ESPRESSO, AND CIGARS.© 1991
EN4 6180 IT HAPPENED IN BROOKLYN FROMMER, MYRNA KATZ; FROMMER, HARVEY SYLVIA JACOBS THE AUTHORS HAVE INTERVIEWED AN ARRAY OF THEIR FELLOW BROOKLYN BORN-AND-BRED WHO GREW UP BETWEEN THE ERAS OF PEARL HARBOR AND CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVISM 25 YEARS LATER. MANY ARE NOTABLE PEOPLE AND MOST OF THEM ARE JEWISH BUT NO LONGER LIVE THERE.© 1993
EN4 6181 MARC CHAGALL AN INTIMATE BIOGRAPHY ALEXANDER, SIDNEY BERNICE FOERDER A BIOGRAPHY OF THE JEWISH PAINTER. ALEXANDER TRACES CHAGALL'S LIFE FROM HIS CHILDHOOD IN VITEBSK TO THE EXOTIC ART WORLD OF ST. PETERSBURG TO HIS EXILE TO THE UNITED STATES DURING THE HOLOCAUST.© 1978
EN4 6182 JEWISH WAY LIVING THE HOLIDAYS GREENBERG, IRVING, RABBI HELEN STEWART WITH DEEP RESPECT FOR THE PLURALISM IN CONTEMPORARY JEWISH LIFE, RABBI GREENBERG EXPLAINS AND INTERPRETS THE ORIGIN AND BACKGROUND, CEREMONIAL RITUALS, AND RELIGIOUS SIGNIFICANCE OF EACH OF THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS. HE SHOWS HOW THEY RELATE TO ONE ANOTHER AND TO JUDAISM AS A WHOLE - PRESENTING THEM WITHIN THE LARGER CONTEXT OF LIVING A JEWISH LIFE ALL YEAR ROUND. THE BOOK ALSO INCLUDES EXTENSIVE SECTIONS ON THE TWO NEW HOLY DAYS - HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY (YOM HASHOAH) AND ISRAEL INDEPENDENCE DAY (YOM HAATZMAUT) © 1988
EN4 6189 JOURNEY FINK, IDA IDA FINK AN EXPLORATION OF SURVIVAL DURING THE HOLOCAUST IN WHICH TWO JEWISH SISTERS, ARMED ONLY WITH POORLY FORGED PAPERS, ESCAPE FROM A POLISH GHETTO. POSING AS CHRISTIANS, THEY GO THROUGH A SERIES OF ESCAPES AND IDENTITIES AND ENCOUNTER THE BRUTALITY OF THE NAZI REGIME.© 1992
EN4 6190 WAR AND PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST A CRITIQUE OF AMERICAN POLICY SHLAIN, AVI (null) THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES AMERICAN POLICY TOWARD ISRAEL AND THE DAMAGE IT HAS DONE TO RELATIONS BETWEEN THE TWO COUNTRIES.© 1994
EN4 6192 BECOMING A JEW LAMM, MAURICE (null) A BOOK DESIGNED FOR NON-JEWS WHO ARE CONTEMPLATING CONVERSION, FOR THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY CONVERTED, AND FOR JEWS BY BIRTH WHO WISH TO GAIN A DEEPER INSIGHT INTO THEIR HERITAGE. INCLUDES ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS REGARDING THE PROCEDURE OF CONVERSION AND AN OVERVIEW OF JEWISH HISTORY, LAW, AND CUSTOMS.© 1991
EN4 6195 LITERARY MURDER A CRITICAL CASE GUR, BATYA ARLENE KEMPER TWO PROFESSORS OF HEBREW LITERATURE FROM THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY IN JERUSALEM ARE KILLED IN ONE WEEKEND. IN ORDER TO SOLVE THE CASE, SUPERINTENDENT MICHAEL OHAYON MUST UNRAVEL THE TANGLED PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL RELATIONSHIPS THAT BINDED THE VICTIMS AND THE SUSPECTS TO EACH OTHER.© 1993
EN4 6196 RED HORSEMAN COONTS, STEPHEN (null) JAKE GRAFTON, DIRECTOR OF THE DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY, LEARNS THAT HE COULD BE TARGETED FOR MURDER BY THE CIA. THEN HE DISCOVERS THAT HE IS, IN FACT, BEING SPIED ON, AND THIS COMPLEX ADVENTURE STORY THAT TAKES PLACE IN THE U.S., EUROPE, AND THE MIDDLE EAST IS SET IN MOTION.© 1993
EN4 6201 DARKNESS AND A LITTLE LIGHT BOBROWSKI, JOHANNES MIRIAM BENDER THESE STORIES BY THE EAST GERMAN POET WHO DIED IN 1965 REFLECT HIS JEWISH, GERMAN, AND EASTERN EUROPEAN ANCESTRY, HIS SENSE OF DISPLACEMENT, AND HIS YEARNING FOR A VANISHED WAY OF LIFE MORE ROOTED IN NATURE AND TRADITION. TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN.© 1994
EN4 6204 ABE FORTAS A BIOGRAPHY KALMAN, LAURA (null) FORTAS, WHO DIED IN 1982, WAS A LAWYER IN THE NEW DEAL ERA, A PRESIDENTIAL ADVISER, AND A JUSTICE ON THE SUPREME COURT. FORCED TO RESIGN DUE TO AN ALLEGED CONFLICT OF INTEREST, FORTRAS RETURNED TO PRIVATE PRACTICE. KALMAN DEPICTS HIM AS VERSATILE, ENTERPRISING AND MANIPULATIVE IN BOTH HIS PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LIVES.© 1990
EN4 6205 LAST IMPRESARIO THE LIFE, TIMES, AND LEGACY OF SOL HUROK ROBINSON, HARLOW STAN STONE   A BIOGRAPHY OF HUROK, WHO ROSE FROM A HUMBLE BEGINNING IN THE UKRAINE TO BECOME A DOMINANT FORCE IN THE ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS. ROBINSON CHRONICLES THE FACTS OF HIS LIFE AND CAREER AND DEMONSTRATES HOW HUROK PLAYED A PIONEERING ROLE IN BRINGING MANY SOVIET UNION PERFORMERS TO U.S. AUDIENCES.© 1994
EN4 6210 PLACE AMONG THE NATIONS ISRAEL AND THE WORLD NETANYAHU, BENJAMIN RITA LEVINE  THE AUTHOR, PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL, ANALYZES ISRAEL'S SITUATION IN RELATION TO THE ARAB WORLD AND TO THE WEST. HE CONTENDS THAT THE PALESTINIAN LEADERSHIP IS HOSTILE TO ISRAEL'S EXISTENCE.© 1993
EN4 6213 MEMORY OF ALL THAT THE LIFE OF GEORGE GERSHWIN PEYSER, JOAN SY HOROWITZ A BIOGRAPHY OF THE COMPOSER AND SONGWRITER IN WHICH THE AUTHOR OFFERS INSIGHTS INTO THE MAN, HIS MUSIC, AND THE PEOPLE AROUND HIM.© 1993
EN4 6214 DOUBLE LIFE THE SHATTERING AFFAIR BETWEEN CHIEF JUDGE SOL WACHTLER AND SOCIA WOLFE, LINDA MICHELLE ARAGON WOLFE CHRONICLES THE FORMER CHIEF JUDGE OF NEW YORK'S LIFE AND THE GRADUAL ENTWINING OF THE LIVES OF HIS WIFE, HIS LOVER, AND THEIR FAMILIES. EVENTUALLY, WACHTLER, WHO HAD A REPUTATION FOR BEING DIGNIFIED AND AMIABLE, WAS ARRESTED FOR EXTORTION AND THREATENING THE LIVES OF HIS LOVER AND HER DAUGHTER, SHOCKING THOSE WHO KNEW HIM.© 1994
EN4 6216 RISE AND FALL OF THE JEWISH GANGSTER IN AMERICA FRIED, ALBERT SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE THE AUTHOR TRACES THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE JEWISH UNDERWORLD FROM ITS ORIGINS TO ITS GRADUAL DISAPPEARANCE AFTER PROHIBITION. THIS REVISED EDITION CONTAINS UPDATED INFORMATION ON SUCH FIGURES AS MEYER LANSKY, BUGSY SIEGEL AND DUTCH SCHULTZ.© 1994
EN4 6217 DEATH IN JERUSALEM BOLAND, JOHN SUZANNE WOLFSON STOCKBROKER DONALD MCCARRY ARRIVES IN ISRAEL TO INSPECT THE COMPANY HE HAS BEEN ASKED TO INVEST IN. HIS HOST, HARRY BRICKMAN, IS IMMEDIATELY KIDNAPPED, AND MCCARRY DISCOVERS THAT THE COMPANY IS PART OF A FINANCIAL SCAM. AS HE WAITS FOR NEWS OF BRICKMAN, MCCARRY SETS OUT TO FIND OUT WHETHER HE KNEW ABOUT THE SCAM.© 1994
EN4 6220 CLOSE QUARTERS A NINA FISCHMAN MYSTERY PIESMAN, MARISSA RITA CROSBY WHILE SPENDING A WEEKEND AT FIRE ISLAND, NINA IS CONFRONTED WITH MURDER WHEN A HOUSE GUEST IS POISONED. THE CHIEF SUSPECT IS NINA'S NEW LOVE INTEREST. BECAUSE SHE BELIEVES HIM TO BE A 'GOOD CATCH,' SHE SETS OUT TO FIND THE REAL KILLER.© 1994
EN4 6221 BOOK OF WORDS (SEFER SHEL DEVARIM) TALKING SPIRITUAL LIFE, LIVING SPIRITUAL TALK KUSHNER, LAWRENCE TAMIR IN THIS BOOK, RABBI KUSHNER ATTEMPTS TO REVITALIZE HEBREW/ENGLISH HOLY WORDS. HE INCLUDES HIS OWN MEDITATIVE REFLECTIONS ON THESE WORDS, SUPPLEMENTED BY BIBLICAL AND TALMUDIC WISDOM.© 1993
EN4 6225 SMART HEARTS IN THE CITY SOLOMON, BARBARA PROBST ANDREA BURROWS FEISTY KATY BECKER IS INVOLVED IN A LAWSUIT WITH HER BROTHER-IN-LAW WHOM SHE BELIEVES IS CHEATING HER OUT OF A SHARE OF THE FAMILY ESTATE. BECKER PROVIDES THE VOICE FOR THE NARRATIVE AND THE PRESENT EVENTS ARE INTERWOVEN WITH HER MANY REMINISCENCES OF THE PAST.© 1992
EN4 6229 RABBI'S MANUAL HARLOW, JULES, RABBI, ED L. KARPO; K. KAPLAN THIS IS A REVISED EDITION OF THE 1952 RABBINICAL ASSEMBLY MANUAL. A 'HOW-TO' BOOK FOR RABBIS, IT DESCRIBES THE VARIOUS RABBINIC DUTIES ON SUCH OCCASIONS AS WEDDINGS AND FUNERALS.© 1965
EN4 6232 JOE PAPP AN AMERICAN LIFE EPSTEIN, HELEN SANDY SKODNIK A BIOGRAPHY OF THE THEATRE DIRECTOR IN WHICH EPSTEIN DEPICTS HIM AS A MAN WHO FOUGHT FOR HIS PRINCIPLES AND INSPIRED INTENSE EMOTIONS IN OTHERS: ANGER AND CONTEMPT AS WELL AS LOVE AND ADMIRATION.© 1994
EN4 6233 NOBODY'S FOOL THE LIVES OF DANNY KAYE GOTTFRIED, MARTIN SMALL, HARRY  THE LIFE OF THE COMEDIAN WHO WAS BORN DAVID DANIEL KAMINSKI IN BROOKLYN IN 1913. KAYE DESCRIBES HOW HE GOT HIS START IN SUMMER VAUDEVILLE AND ULTIMATELY MADE IT TO HOLLYWOOD AND BROADWAY. HE GIVES CREDIT TO HIS WIFE, SYLVIA, WHO WROTE HIS SONGS AND DEVISED THE COMIC BUSINESS THAT LAUNCHED HIS CAREER. KAYE DIED IN 1987.© 1994
EN4 6237 SCIMITAR CROWDER, HERBERT NITZA WILON  WHEN PALESTINIANS HIJACK A CHINESE IRBM ENROUTE TO SAUDI ARABIA AND THEN STEAL CHEMICAL/BIOLOGICAL WARHEADS FROM IRAQ, TEL AVIV BECOMES A MISSILE ZONE. DANIELLA LLEWELLYN, A MOSSAD AGENT, AND HER HUSBAND TRACK THEIR TERRORIST QUARRY FROM THE ALLEYS OF JERUSALEM TO THE DESERT OF BALUCHISTAN TO THE SKIES OVER TEL AVIV.© 1991
EN4 6238 SPY IN CANAAN MY LIFE AS A JEWISH-AMERICAN BUSINESSMAN SPYING FOR ISRAEL  SCHACK, HOWARD H.; JEFFERS, H. PAUL NOAH WATERMAN DISMAYED BY ISRAEL'S VULNERABILITY DURING THE 1973 YOM KIPPUR WAR, SCHACK VOLUNTEERED HIS SERVICES TO THE MOSSAD. SOON, HE WAS POSING AS A NON-JEW, GATHERING INTELLIGENCE IN ARAB COUNTRIES FROM THE MID-1970S TO THE LATE 1980S. SCHACK LACES HIS ACCOUNT WITH HUMOR AND OBSERVATIONS OF ARAB CULTURE AND CUSTOMS.© 1993
EN4 6239 SANCTUARY KELLERMAN, FAYE STANLEY  STONE WHILE LAPD DETECTIVE PETER DECKER IS INVESTIGATING THE DISAPPEARANCE OF DIAMOND DEALER ARIK YALOM AND HIS FAMILY, HIS WIFE RINA IS PLAYING HOSTESS TO A FRIEND FROM BROOKLYN. BUT WHEN YALOM AND HIS FAMILY ARE FOUND MURDERED AND RINA'S FRIEND DISAPPEARS AFTER HER HUSBAND IS FOUND DEAD, CLUES LEAD DECKER AND HIS WIFE TO ISRAEL.© 1994
EN4 6240 ANGEL OF DEATH KRICH, ROCHELLE MAJER SANDI SKODNIK LAPD DETECTIVE JESSICA DRAKE NEEDS TO DISCOVER IF THE HATE MESSAGE PAINTED ON ATTORNEY BARRY LEWIS' FRONT DOOR IS MEANT JUST FOR HIM OR THE ENTIRE JEWISH COMMUNITY. DRAKE SOON LEARNS THAT LEWIS IS EVERYBODY'S ENEMY NOW THAT HE IS REPRESENTING NEO-NAZIS. 
EN4 6241 THEO THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THEODORE BIKEL BIKEL, THEODORE DASHOW, KEN   THE FILM ACTOR, BROADWAY STAR, AND FOLKSINGER RECOUNTS HIS LIFE FROM AGE 13, WHEN HE AND HIS FAMILY ESCAPED FROM AUSTRIA TO ISRAEL. HE DESCRIBES HIS TRAINING IN THE HEBREW THEATER, IN THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF DRAMATIC ART IN LONDON, AND HIS MOVE TO THE U.S. HE ALSO DISCUSSES HIS ACTIVE POLITICAL LIFE INCLUDING HIS WORK FOR JEWISH CAUSES.© 1994
EN4 6246 MATZAH BALL A PASSOVER STORY PORTNOY, MINDY AVRA CORRINE SHAF BECAUSE OF PASSOVER, AARON CAN'T EAT HIS USUAL FARE AT THE BALLPARK. BUT HIS FRIENDS PREFER HIS PASSOVER FOOD AND HE SOON FINDS HIMSELF WITHOUT LUNCH. A KIND STRANGER PROVIDES SOME NOURISHMENT ALONG WITH A SURPRISE ENDING.© 1994
EN4 6250 ADAM'S SOUL THE COLLECTED TALES OF HOWARD SCHWARTZ SCHWARTZ, HOWARD CHARLES KORN A COLLECTION OF THE AUTHOR'S WRITINGS IN WHICH SCHWARTZ PROVIDES READERS WITH STORIES IN A VARIETY OF STYLES INCLUDING MIDRASHIC STORIES, JEWISH FOLKTALES, AND HASIDIC TALES.© 1992
EN4 6256 LEONARD BERNSTEIN BURTON, HUMPHREY DANIELLE STA A BIOGRAPHY OF THE COMPOSER WHICH THE AUTHOR WROTE WITH THE AID OF FAMILY ARCHIVES, INTERVIEWS, AND A LAYPERSON'S MUSICAL KNOWLEDGE. BURTON EMPHASIZES BERNSTEIN'S JEWISH HERITAGE AND NOTES HOW MUCH OF HIS SERIOUS MUSIC HAD JEWISH ROOTS.© 1994
EN4 6257 HILDA AND PEARL MATTISON, ALICE MARILYN BECK WHEN 11-YEAR-OLD FRANCES LEVENSON FINDS A PAIR OF BABY SHOES HIDDEN IN A BUREAU DRAWER, SHE BEGINS TO UNRAVEL A SECRET INVOLVING HER PARENTS AND AN AUNT AND UNCLE. TOLD PARTLY THROUGH FRANCES'S VOICE AND PARTLY THROUGH FLASHBACKS, THE DETAILS EMERGE, AND A SEDUCTION, A BABY OF DISPUTED PARENTAGE AND A TRAGIC DEATH ARE REVEALED.© 1995
EN4 6265 ADDRESS UNKNOWN TAYLOR, KRESSMANN GAIL PECK  J IN 1932, A JEWISH ART-GALLERY OWNER, MAX EISENSTEIN, BIDS FAREWELL TO HIS FRIEND AND PARTNER MARTIN SCHULSE, WHO IS RETURNING WITH HIS FAMILY TO GERMANY. MARTIN'S LETTERS TO MAX BECOME INCREASINGLY ANTI-SEMITIC AND WHEN HE REFUSES REFUGE TO MAX'S SISTER, SHE IS MURDERED BY THE NAZIS. MAX TAKES HIS REVENGE THROUGH A CLEVER EPISTOLARY PLOY.© 1995
EN4 6266 ADVOCATE'S DEVIL DERSHOWITZ, ALAN M. ARLENE FRIED JOE CAMPBELL, KNICKS BASKETBALL STAR, IS ACCUSED OF RAPING A WOMAN IN CAMBRIDGE. HE ENGAGES LOCAL ATTORNEY ABE RINGEL TO DEFEND HIM AND ABE BELIEVES HE HAS AN EASY CASE UNTIL THE CONCERN ARISES THAT CAMPBELL IS CONCEALING INFORMATION. ABE ENLISTS THE AID OF HIS MENTOR, A LAWYER AND TALMUDIC SCHOLAR, TO RESOLVE THE CASE.© 1994
EN4 6268 BAKER'S DOZEN #11 THE DO-GOODERS STEIN, AIDEL GAIL J. PECK   WHILE SEVEN OF THE BAKER CHILDREN ARE ENGAGED IN A CONTEST OF SORTS IN WHICH THEY ARE EACH DETERMINED TO DO MORE GOOD DEEDS THAN THE OTHERS, THEIR OLDER SISTER IS BROODING OVER A MYSTERIOUS PROBLEM AT SCHOOL. THEIR LITTLE BROTHER IS SUFFERING FROM NIGHTMARES AND THEIR LITTLE SISTER HAS A NEW TENDENCY TO WANDER AWAY.© 1994
EN4 6270 HOW TO TALK JEWISH MASON, JACKIE; BERKOW, IRA SANDI SKODNICK MASON, A COMEDIAN, AND BERKOW PROVIDE READERS WITH A GUIDE TO 100 YIDDISH WORDS, PHRASES, AND EXPRESSIONS. THE BOOK INCLUDES PRONUNCIATIONS, DEFINITIONS, AND EXAMPLES OF USAGE, ALONG WITH MASON'S HUMOROUS ASIDES.© 1995
EN4 6273 CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM THE NEW CENTURY GILLMAN, NEIL RITA FEDER   AN OVERVIEW OF THE KEY ISSUES, CONFLICTS, AND DILEMMAS THAT HAVE FORCED THE CONSERVATIVE MOVEMENT TO COME TO TERMS WITH ITS IDENTITY, INCLUDING THE DEMAND TO ORDAIN WOMEN, THE PRESSURE TO ACCEPT GAY AND LESBIAN RABBIS, AND THE IMPACT OF THE REFORM AND ORTHODOX WORLD ON CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM.© 1993
EN4 6277 BLOOD RULES TRENHAILE, JOHN ELAINE RIKOO OXFORD PROFESSOR COLIN RALEIGH AND HIS SON, ROBBIE, ARE ENROUTE TO AUSTRALIA WHEN THEIR PLANE IS HIJACKED. RALEIGH SUSPECTS THAT HIS ESTRANGED WIFE, A LEBANESE WOMAN WHOSE FAMILY IS CLOSELY CONNECTED WITH TERRORISTS, IS INVOLVED. ROBBIE DISCOVERS THAT HIS MOTHER IS ON BOARD, BUT SO IS THE MOSSAD AND A CONFRONTATION ENSUES.© 1992
EN4 6278 BAKER'S DOZEN #12 THE BAKER FAMILY CIRCUS ROSE, MIRIAM DANIELLE STANLEY A BAS MITZVAH SHOULD BE A JOYOUS EVENT BUT THE BAKER QUINTUPLETS ARE MISERABLE BECAUSE THEY CANNOT AGREE ON WHAT KIND OF PARTY TO HAVE. ALSO, ASHI IS IN TROUBLE AT SCHOOL AND TIKVAH FEELS LIKE SHE IS LOSING THE MOST PRECIOUS THING OF ALL. THE BAKERS MUST WORK THROUGH THESE PROBLEMS TOGETHER.© 1994
EN4 6280 SLEEPLESS NIGHTS BERGMAN, ANDREW ALAN BENJAMI THE STORY OF BOBBY WEISGLASS'S EMERGENCE INTO MANHOOD AND HIS DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY. HIS SISTER CAROL IS GORGEOUS AND SEXUALLY OVERCHARGED; HIS OVERPROTECTIVE MOTHER MAKES HER HOLOCAUST EXPERIENCES AN EXCUSE FOR HER BEHAVIOR; AND, HIS FATHER IS A SILENT OBSERVER THROUGH IT ALL.© 1994
EN4 6284 MOON PEOPLE SHULMAN, SONDRA RITA FEDER   BETWEEN THE JEWISH HIGH HOLY DAYS OF ROSH HASHANAH AND YOM KIPPUR, REENIE RICHTER, A COMPULSIVE GAMBLER WHO HAS SQUANDERED HER FAMILY'S FORTUNE, OBTAINS $97,000 FROM A FELLOW RESIDENT OF HER MOTHER'S MIAMI BEACH CONDOMINIUM. ARIEL ZAUBERMAN GRANTS HER MORE CASH, BUT EXTRACTS A HEAVY PRICE FOR IT.© 1994
EN4 6287 SLOW THROUGH EDEN GLASCO, GORDON HYLA MELNICK IN 1920, DAVID LINZ, A JEWISH AMERICAN PHYSICIST STUDYING IN GERMANY MARRIES A GERMAN PHYSICIST, AND, TOGETHER, THEY BEGIN TO UNLOCK THE SECRETS OF THE ATOM. DAVID IS SOON FORCED TO FLEE GERMANY WITH THEIR SON AND HIS JOURNEY UNFOLDS AS THE ALLIES AND GERMANY RACE TO PRODUCE THE FIRST BOMB.© 1992
EN4 6290 HIDDEN SCROLLS CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM AND THE WAR OF THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS SILBERMAN, NEIL ASHER ARLENE KEMPNER IN THIS BOOK, THE AUTHOR NARRATES THE STORY OF THE DISCOVERY OF THE SCROLLS AND DESCRIBES THE BATTLE TO FREE THEM FROM THE CONTROL OF A SMALL CIRCLE OF EXPERTS. BASED ON HIS INTERVIEWS WITH SCROLL SCHOLARS, SILBERMAN ALSO CHALLENGES THE ORTHODOX INTERPRETATION OF THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS.© 1994
EN4 6291 STONE DANCER SMITH, MURRAY GORDON ROTHM A BRITISH SPYMASTER GETS WIND OF A SERIES OF COUNTERFEITS AND FRAUDS CARRIED OUT AGAINST BANKS, CORPORATIONS, AND GOVERNMENTS. FOLLOWING THE SUBTLE CLUES, HE FINDS HIMSELF INVOLVED WITH AGENTS OF ISRAEL, BEIRUT, THE U.S. AND THE SICILIAN MAFIA. HE EVENTUALLY PREDICTS A COUP WHOSE TARGET IS THE U.S. TREASURY.© 1994
EN4 6292 TO THE GOLDEN CITIES PURSUING THE AMERICAN JEWISH DREAM IN MIAMI AND LOS ANGELES MOORE, DEBORAH DASH ROSE SPANIER MOORE DEPICTS THE SOCIAL, POLITICAL, AND RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCE OF THE POSTWAR MIGRATIONS OF JEWS WHO SETTLED IN MIAMI AND LOS ANGELES. SHE DETAILS LIFE IN THESE REGIONS AND DESCRIBES THE LOSS OF A TRADITIONAL JEWISH SENSE OF IDENTITY AND THE CONSTANT PRESENCE OF ANTI-SEMITISM. © 1994
EN4 6294 SATURDAY MORNING MURDER A PSYCHOANALYTICAL CASE GUR, BATYA NITZA WILON  CHIEF INSPECTOR MICHAEL OHAYON IS CALLED IN TO INVESTIGATE THE MURDER OF DR. EVA NEIDORF, A SENIOR ANALYST AT THE JERUSALEM PSYCHOANALYTIC INSTITUTE. CLUES LEAD OHAYON THROUGH JERUSALEM'S COMMERCIAL DISTRICT AND INTO THE RANKS OF THE MILITARY BUT IT IS POLICE DETECTION AND PSYCHOANALYSIS THAT REVEAL THE MYSTERY.© 1992
EN4 6304 TILL DEATH DO US PART KRICH, ROCHELLE MAJER ADELE BORDEN WHEN JAKE VOGLER IS SHOT TO DEATH, HIS EX-WIFE, DEENA, AND HER OVER-PROTECTIVE FATHER, MAX, BECOME PRIME SUSPECTS. ALTHOUGH THEY HAD BEEN CIVILLY DIVORCED, JAKE HAD REFUSED TO GRANT DEENA A JEWISH DIVORCE AND HAD BEEN CONSTANTLY HARASSING HER. OTHER SUSPECTS ABOUND AS THE STORY TAKES ON SOME SURPRISING TWISTS.© 1992
EN4 6305 PROMISES TO KEEP ONE MAN'S JOURNEY AGAINST INCREDIBLE ODDS MICHEL, ERNEST W. ESTELLE ADEN THE AUTHOR, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, RECALLS HIS TWO YEARS IN AUSCHWITZ WHERE, AS AN ORDERLY, HE DEALT WITH VICTIMS OF DR. MENGELE'S EXPERIMENTS. ESCAPING DURING AN EVACUATION IN 1945, MICHEL BEFRIENDED AN AMERICAN SOLDIER WHO LATER HELPED HIM GET A NEW START IN THE U.S. WHERE HE SERVED FOR 42 YEARS AS A LEADER OF THE UJA-FEDERATION.© 1993
EN4 6310 COMRADE VALENTINE RUBENSTEIN, RICHARD E. DAVID THOMPSON THE STORY OF YEVNO AZEF, A RUSSIAN JEW WHO WAS A SPY FOR THE CZARIST SECRET POLICE AND AT THE SAME TIME WAS A LEADER OF AN ANTI-GOVERNMENT TERRORIST GROUP. ULTIMATELY EXPOSED IN 1909, HE FLED TO BERLIN WHERE HE DIED A FREE MAN IN 1918.© 1994
EN4 6316 O, THE GOD I BELIEVE IN HABERMAN, JOSHUA SARENE MEYER THE AUTHOR INTERVIEWED 14 DISTINGUISHED JEWS ON THEIR RELIGIOUS BELIEFS. INCLUDED ARE CYNTHIA OZICK, NORMAN PODHORETZ, ADIN STEINSALTZ, YESAYAHU LEIBOWITZ, ARNO PENZIAS, AND RACHEL COWAN.© 1994
EN4 6318 CATCHER WAS A SPY THE MYSTERIOUS LIFE OF MOE BERG DAWIDOFF, NICHOLAS KARL WEBER   THE STORY OF MOE BERG WHO WAS BOTH A SUCCESSFUL BASEBALL PLAYER AND A SPY. THE EXTENT OF HIS WORK FOR THE OSS IN DETERMINING GERMANY'S ATOMIC BOMB CAPABILITY IS DEMONSTRATED HERE.© 1995
EN4 6319 ALL ABOUT ISRAEL SCHACHTER, SARA; SCHARFSTEIN, SOL SHELLEY MILL A STUDENT TEXTBOOK THAT FOCUSES ON THE LAND OF ISRAEL AND THE MANY ASPECTS OF ISRAELI LIFE.© 
EN4 6320 BAR MITZVAH A JEWISH BOY'S COMING OF AGE KIMMEL, ERIC A. KAREN KAPLAN, RABBI  A GUIDE TO THE CONCEPTS AND RITUALS OF THE BAR MITZVAH IN WHICH KIMMEL UNITES STORYTELLING WITH AN UNDERSTANDING OF ITS RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL ASPECTS. HE ACCOMMODATES JEWISH READERS FROM VARIOUS BACKGROUNDS AND INCLUDES FIRST-PERSON ACCOUNTS OF THE CEREMONY.© 1995
EN4 6321 SACRIFICE OF TAMAR RAGEN, NAOMI BETH SHERRY TAMAR FEINGOLD IS A HAPPY, CHASTE YOUNG BRIDE IN ONE OF BROOKLYN'S ULTRA-ORTHODOX ENCLAVES. THIS ALL CHANGES WHEN SHE IS RAPED ONE NIGHT BY A BLACK MAN WHILE SHE IS CARING FOR HER SISTER'S BABY. DISCOVERING SHE IS PREGNANT, TAMAR HIDES WHAT HAPPENED, BUT A SHOCKING TURN OF EVENTS ULTIMATELY FORCES TAMAR TO FACE THE TRUTH.© 1994
EN4 6322 ESAU SHALEV, MEIR TAMIR THE BIBLICAL RIVALRY BETWEEN ESAU AND HIS YOUNGER TWIN JACOB SERVES AS THE PROTOTYPE FOR THIS FAMILY SAGA. THE STORY IS NARRATED BY ESAU, WHO LEAVES PALESTINE WHERE HE GREW UP AFTER HIS BROTHER JACOB MARRIES THE GIRL HE LOVES AND INHERITS THEIR FATHER'S BAKERY. THE NOVEL SHUTTLES BETWEEN THE U.S. AND ISRAEL FROM THE 1920S TILL THE 1970S.© 1994
EN4 6324 WHILE THE MESSIAH TARRIES BUKIET, MELVIN JULES MARK TAFOYA  IN THIS COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES, BUKIET EXPLORES THE FOIBLES AND PREDICAMENTS OF JEWS IN AMERICA.© 1995
EN4 6327 HIDDEN CHILDREN THE SECRET SURVIVORS OF THE HOLOCAUST MARKS, JANE RITA LEVINE  TWENTY-THREE SURVIVORS OF THE HOLOCAUST RECOUNT THEIR EXPERIENCES AS CHILDREN DURING THE WAR WHEN MANY WERE SEPARATED FROM THEIR FAMILIES AND FORCED TO HIDE THEMSELVES OR THEIR JEWISHNESS.© 1993
EN4 6328 ISRAEL'S BEST DEFENSE THE FIRST FULL STORY OF THE ISRAEL COHEN, ELIEZER 'CHEETAH' JEFF CAPLAN COHEN, A VETERAN OF AIR COMBAT IN SEVERAL ISRAELI WARS, CHRONICLES THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE'S SUCCESSES AND MISFIRES SINCE ITS FOUNDING IN THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE. HE INTRODUCES LEADERS AND HEROES, EXPLAINS IAF ORGANIZATION AND TRAINING AND DISCUSSES THE IAF SHIFT TOWARD THE WAR ON TERRORISM.© 1994
EN4 6330 JOURNEY TO THE GOLDEN DOOR A SURVIVOR'S TALE SOMMER, JAY ALYCE DOMENI THE AUTHOR'S STORY OF HOW HE SURVIVED THE HORRORS OF THE HOLOCAUST AND EMIGRATED TO AMERICA WHERE HE CONTINUED HIS EDUCATION AND BECAME A LEADING FIGURE WITHIN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL EDUCATION SYSTEM.© 1994
EN4 6332 SECRET WAR AGAINST THE JEWS LOFTUS, JOHN; AARONS, MARK MICHAEL FLOR THE AUTHORS ARGUE THAT THE UNITED STATES AND OTHER WESTERN DEMOCRACIES HAVE HAD A COVERT AGENDA TO SUBVERT JEWISH NATIONALISTIC CLAIMS THROUGHOUT THE CENTURY. THEY FURTHER THEIR CLAIMS BY RELYING ON FORMERLY CLASSIFIED AMERICAN DOCUMENTS AND THE RECOLLECTIONS OF MANY FORMER OPERATIVES.
EN4 6333 ELLIS ISLAND TO EBBETS FIELD SPORT AND THE AMERICAN JEWISH EXPERIENCE LEVINE, PETER MILDRED WEIS IN THIS BOOK, LEVINE NOTES THAT EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS TRADITIONALLY HONORED SCHOLARSHIP AND LEARNING OVER ATHLETIC PROWESS, BUT NEWLY-ARRIVED IMMIGRANTS IN AMERICA FOUND THEIR SONS ENCHANTED BY SPORTS. BY THE 1920S, JEWS TOOK 
EN4 6334 CARTONS IN THE AIR AND OTHER STORIES WEINBACH, SHAINDEL AUDREY FLAMBERG TRUE STORIES OF SCHOLARS, SCOUNDRELS, SHNORRERS, SHEITEL MACHERS, ROSH YESHIVOS AND RUSSIAN IMMIGRANTS, SET IN OLD AND NEW JERUSALEM, EASTERN EUROPE, THE COURTYARDS OF EGYPT, PRAGUE, A SHTETL IN GALICIA, A STALINIST PRISON CAMP AND THE MIRRER YESHIVAH.© 1992
EN4 6335 TRIAL OF IVAN THE TERRIBLE STATE OF ISRAEL VS JOHN DEMJAMJUK TEICHOLZ, TOM MERYL ROSENT A UKRAINIAN-BORN CLEVELAND FACTORY WORKER, DEMJAMJUK WAS STRIPPED OF HIS U.S. CITIZENSHIP AND DEPORTED TO ISRAEL WHERE HE STOOD TRIAL AS 'IVAN THE TERRIBLE,' SADISTIC NAZI BUTCHER OF THE TREBLINKA DEATH CAMP. DEMJAMJUK CLAIMED IT WAS A CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY, BUT THE EVIDENCE AS PRESENTED IN THIS STUDY ATTESTS TO HIS GUILT.© 1990
EN4 6336 UNDER THIS BLAZING LIGHT OZ, AMOS WILLIAM GREV A COLLECTION OF POLITICAL, PERSONAL AND LITERARY PIECES BY THE ISRAELI NOVELIST. AMONG THE TOPICS HE DISCUSSES ARE THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT, THE CHARACTER OF ZIONISM, AND THE NATURE OF THE KIBBUTZ.© 1995
EN4 6337 SONGS OF THE HEART AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BOOK OF PSALMS SARNA, NAHUM M. JACK LACKS THROUGH A LINGUISTIC-HISTORICAL ANALYSIS OF 10 SELECTED PSALMS, SARNA SEEKS TO TRANSPORT THE READER BACK TO THE WORLD FROM WHICH THE PSALMS EMERGED. HIS ANALYSIS INCORPORATES THE LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT OF THE HEBREW BIBLE AND OF OTHER ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN LANGUAGES AND HISTORY.
EN4 6342 CINNAMON AND MYRRH GANZ, YAFFA RITA FEDER   THE AUTHOR WAS INSPIRED TO RECORD HER PERSONAL STRATEGIES FOR DEALING WITH LIFE AFTER SEEING THE SHELVES OF BOOKSTORES FILLED WITH TITLES ABOUT HOW TO ACHIEVE PERSONAL HAPPINESS, SELF-HELP AND RESOLVE LIFE CRISES. GANZ SHOWS HOW JEWISH WISDOM PLAYS A PART IN HER PERSONAL OUTLOOK AND CONFLICT RESOLUTIONS.© 1994
EN4 6344 SFORNO COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH SFORNO, OVADIAH, RABBI CANTOR ORNA  A COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH BY THE SIXTEENTH-CENTURY ITALIAN SCHOLAR, RABBI OVADIAH SFORNO. TRANSLATED FROM THE HEBREW.© 1989
EN4 6349 WAY TO THE CATS KENAZ, YEHOSHUA NANCY BARRON ALONE SINCE THE DEATH OF HER ALCOHOLIC HUSBAND AND CRIPPLED BY A FALL, 76-YEAR-OLD YOLANDA MOSCOWITZ SEEKS SOLACE IN FELLOW GERIATRIC HOSPITAL PATIENT LAZAR KAGAN. AFTER YOLANDA RETURNS HOME, THOUGHTS OF APPROACHING DEATH ARE EVER PRESENT, SPURRED BY HER MANIC-DEPRESSIVE NEIGHBOR AND AN ANONYMOUS CALLER.© 1994
EN4 6350 SOUMCHI A TALE OF LOVE AND ADVENTURE OZ, AMOS TAMIR  JBI S ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD SOUMCHI RECEIVES A GIRL'S BICYCLE FROM HIS UNCLE. IGNORING THE TAUNTS OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD BOYS, HE DREAMS OF RIDING FAR AWAY. IT IS WHEN HE AGREES TO SWAP THE NEW BICYCLE FOR HIS FRIEND ALDO'S NEW TRAIN SET THAT SOUMCHI'S MISADVENTURES BEGIN.© 1978
EN4 6352 OUT OF EGYPT A MEMOIR ACIMAN, ANDRE SYLVIA JACOB A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR'S LIFE GROWING UP IN ALEXANDRIA, EGYPT. AS A BOY, ACIMAN CONSIDERED HIMSELF FRENCH BECAUSE HIS FAMILY WERE SEPHARDIC JEWS WHO HAD SETTLED IN EGYPT AND DISCLAIMED THE COMMON LANGUAGE. THEY CONCEALED THEIR JEWISHNESS WHEN NASSER WAS IN POWER AND EVENTUALLY THEY FLED TO PARIS.© 1995
EN4 6360 ROOMMATES MY GRANDFATHER'S STORY APPLE, MAX LEE EHMAN  J THE AUTHOR DEPICTS HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH HIS GRANDFATHER - IRASCIBLE, SCRAPPY HERMAN 'ROCKY' GOODSTEIN - WHO LIVES WITH APPLE AS HE IS GROWING UP AND TAKES OVER HIS TROUBLED FAMILY AT THE AGE OF 105, SHOWING THEM ALL HOW TO SURVIVE, HOW TO HEAL, AND HOW TO LOVE.© 1993
EN4 6367 DEFIANCE THE BIELSKI PARTISANS TEC, NECHAMA RENEE WENGER THIS IS A HISTORY OF THE BIELSKI PARTISANS, A FOREST COMMUNITY ESTABLISHED IN WESTERN BELORUSSIA IN 1942 WHICH NUMBERED OVER 1,200 JEWS BY 1944. TEC DISCUSSES THE DETAILS OF THEIR DAILY LIVES, EXPLORES THE CHARISMATIC LEADERSHIP OF TUVIA BIELSKI, AND OUTLINES THE INTERNAL PROCESSES AND STRUCTURES OF THE COMMUNITY.© 1993
EN4 6368 MRS. TED BLISS ELKIN, STANLEY SANDI SKODNIK TED BLISS HAS DIED SOON AFTER THE BLISS'S RETIREMENT TO MIAMI, AND THUS BEGINS THE LAST STAGES OF MRS. TED BLISS'S LIFE ON EARTH. IT IS A LONELY BUT SPIRITED, COMIC EXISTENCE IN A CONDOMINIUM OVERLOOKING BISCAYNE BAY. COUNTLESS RETIREES WILL RECOGNIZE THEMSELVES IN DOROTHY BLISS, BUT FINDING HER IN A NOVEL, WHO WOULD HAVE THOUGHT.© 1995
EN4 6371 PLACE WHERE YOU ARE STANDING IS HOLY A JEWISH THEOLOGY ON HUMAN RELATIONS WINKLER, GERSHON; ELIOR, LAMKE BATYA BETTY SMITH  WINKLER, A RABBI, AND HIS WIFE, ELIOR, A JUDAICA SCHOLAR EXAMINE WHAT JUDAISM HAS TO SAY ABOUT OUR RELATIONSHIPS, WITH GOD, WITH OURSELVES AND WITH OTHERS.© 1994
EN4 6373 ONE FOOT ASHORE GREENE, JACQUELINE DEMBAR JEANNE LINDE A SEQUEL TO OUT OF MANY WATERS IN WHICH THE LAZAR SISTERS ESCAPED THE MONKS WHO HAD KIDNAPPED THEM DURING THE PORTUGUESE INQUISITION AND STOWED AWAY ON SEPARATE SHIPS TO AMSTERDAM. IN THIS BOOK, MARIA, THE OLDER SISTER ARRIVES, BUT NOT ISOBEL, THE YOUNGER. MARIA IS AIDED IN HER SEARCH FOR HER SISTER BY ARTIST REMBRANDT VAN RIJN.© 1994
EN4 6380 MAHATMA GANDHI IN A CADILLAC ROSEN, GERALD AUDREY  FLAMBERG OFFERED A SUMMER JOB IN SEATTLE, DANNY SCHWARTZ, A JEWISH BOY FROM THE BRONX, SETS OFF ON THE ROAD TO AMERICA. ON THE FIRST DAY HE MEETS LESLIE SCHMIDT, A FARMER'S DAUGHTER AND MUSICIAN AND SOON FALLS IN LOVE.© 1995
EN4 6382 RABBI, RABBI KANE, ANDREW ROSE SPANIER YAKOV IS A YOUNG MAN FULFILLING HIS FAMILY'S EXPECTATIONS IN BECOMING AN ORTHODOX RABBI. REBECCA IS A YOUNG WOMAN DEFYING HER FAMILY'S EXPECTATIONS IN BECOMING A REFORM RABBI. AS THEY STRUGGLE WITH THEIR CHOICES, THEIR STORY OF LOVE, FAITH AND COURAGE IS SET IN A WORLD ALTERED BY THE HOLOCAUST AND THE FORMATION OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL.© 1995
EN4 6384 BOOK THAT WAS LOST S.Y. AGNON MINTZ, A., ED.; HOFFMAN, A. G., ED. HARRY SMALL  A COLLECTION OF STORIES BY THE NOBEL PRIZE-WINNING ISRAELI NOVELIST. AGNON TRANSFORMS TRADITIONAL THEMES AND SOURCES AND WRITES OF COMMUNITY AND DISLOCATION, LONGING AND LOSS.© 1995
EN4 6386 BAKER'S DOZEN #13 SOMETHING'S FISHY STEIN, AIDEL NITZA WILON  THE BAKER BOYS AND GIRLS HAVE DIFFERENT IDEAS ABOUT SUMMERS, SO FOR TWO DAYS THEY DECIDE TO TAKE SEPARATE VACATIONS. MR. BAKER AND HIS SONS GO FISHING IN THE MOUNTAINS WHILE THE GIRLS AND THEIR MOTHER HEAD FOR NEW YORK AND A SHOPPING SPREE. ADVENTURES AND MISADVENTURES SOON FOLLOW.© 1994
EN4 6388 COUSINS JAFFE, RONA RITA FEDER   THE STORY OF A WEALTHY DEPARTMENT-STORE CLAN ONCE HELD TOGETHER BY THEIR SUMMER MANSE BUT NOW SCATTERED ACROSS THE COUNTRY.© 1995
EN4 6391 'SOULED!' BOOKS I AND II STORIES OF STRIVING AND YEARNING TELLER, HANOCH; TABAK, MARSI AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN IN THESE COLLECTIONS OF STORIES, THE FIRST BOOK IS BASED ON ACTUAL EVENTS AND REAL-LIFE EXPERIENCES WHILE THE SECOND BOOK IS FILLED WITH JEWISH LEGENDS AND FOLKLORE.© 1986
EN4 6392 BRIDGE BUILDER'S STORY FAST, HOWARD AUDREY FLAMBERG MARRIED ONLY ELEVEN DAYS, AMERICAN ENGINEERING STUDENT SCOTT WARING AND HIS WIFE MARTHA ARE ARRESTED BY THE GESTAPO AT A NAZI RALLY. SCOTT'S WIFE IS MURDERED BUT HE MANAGES TO ESCAPE AND HE RETURNS TO THE U. S., DEVASTATED. EVENTUALLY HE FINDS THAT HE CAN LOVE AGAIN.© 1995
EN4 6393 MAZEL AND SHLIMAZEL OR THE MILK OF A LIONESS SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS TWINKLE BURK WHEN MAZEL, THE SPIRIT OF GOOD LUCK, MEETS SHLIMAZEL, THE SPIRIT OF BAD LUCK, THE FATE OF A PEASANT BOY HANGS IN THE BALANCE.© 1995
EN4 6396 HER FACE IN THE MIRROR JEWISH WOMEN ON MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS MOSKOWITZ, FAYE, ED. JEAN BASS    A COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES, POEMS, ESSAYS, AND NOVEL EXCERPTS BY A VARIETY OF JEWISH MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS. AMONG THE CONTRIBUTORS ARE GRACE PALEY, TILLIE OLSEN, JUDITH VIORST AND LETTY COTTIN POGREBIN.© 1994
EN4 6397 CONVERSATIONS ABOUT BERNSTEIN BURTON, WILLIAM WESTBROOK RITA FEDER   BURTON INTERVIEWED FELLOW COMPOSERS, RECORDING ENGINEERS, ORCHESTRA MEMBERS, SINGERS AND OTHER JOURNALISTS WHO KNEW LEONARD BERNSTEIN. HE DEPICTS BERNATEIN'S EARLY PROMISE, HIS PROFLIGATE LIFE, HIS AGONIES ABOUT INSUFFICIENT RECOGNITION AS A COMPOSER, AND THE SELF-DEFEATING BEHAVIOR OF HIS LATER YEARS.© 1995
EN4 6399 DISTURBANCE IN ONE PLACE KIRSHENBAUM, BINNIE ADELE BORDEN IN A SERIES OF GRAPHIC SKETCHES, THE AUTHOR DEPICTS A YOUNG JEWISH WOMAN WHO PASSES HER DAYS AND NIGHTS IN DETERMINED PROMISCUITY AS SHE AND HER RANDOM LOVERS CASUALLY CONFRONT THEIR INSECURITIES.© 1994
EN4 6404 BAKER'S DOZEN #15 SORRY ABOUT THAT STEINBERG, RUTH ARLENE KEMPN IT'S BACK-TO-SCHOOL TIME FOR THE BAKERS AND DESPITE THE EXCITEMENT IN THE HOUSE, SOME OF THE CHILDREN ARE NOT HAPPY. DONNY IS NERVOUS ABOUT FIRST GRADE, CHEZKY IS SCARED OF ONE OF HIS CLASSMATES, AND YOCHIE FEELS LEFT OUT OF A PROJECT. TOGETHER, THE FAMILY HELPS EVERYONE WORK OUT THEIR PROBLEMS.© 1995
EN4 6405 SCHOOM WILSON, JONATHAN MARTY GERBER A COLLECTION OF STORIES SET LARGELY IN ISRAEL AND IN ENGLAND AND THE UNITED STATES. WILSON'S PROTAGONISTS ARE PORTRAYED AT VARIOUS TURNING POINTS IN THEIR LIVES ACTING OUT COUNTLESS HUMAN FOIBLES IN OFTEN HUMOROUS AND SOMETIMES SAD ENCOUNTERS.© 1995
EN4 6406 JUSTICE A PETER DECKER/RINA LAZARUS NOVEL KELLERMAN, FAYE JERRY O'NEIL CALLED TO INVESTIGATE THE SHOCKING MURDER OF A HIGH SCHOOL'S PROM QUEEN, DETECTIVE PETER DECKER CONFRONTS THE ROOTLESS, AFFLUENT, SOMETIMES VIOLENT TEENAGERS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA. WHEN A DISTURBED YOUNG MAN IS IDENTIFIED AS THE PRIME SUSPECT, EVERYONE IS RELIEVED EXCEPT FOR DECKER, WHO COMES TO A DIFFERENT CONCLUSION.© 1995
EN4 6408 GREAT JEWISH WOMEN SLATER, ELINOR;SLATER, ROBERT SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE PROFILES OF MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED JEWISH WOMEN INCLUDING GOLDA MEIR, RUTH BADER GINSBURG, NELLY SACHS, BARBRA STREISAND, WENDY WASSERSTEIN, AND DIANNE FEINSTEIN. EACH WOMAN'S ACHIEVEMENTS ARE NOTED AND HER RELATIONSHIP TO JUDAISM IS HIGHLIGHTED.© 1994
EN4 6411 LEONARD BERNSTEIN A PASSION FOR MUSIC HURWITZ, JOHANNA JACK LACKS THE AUTHOR TRACES BERNSTEIN'S LIFE FROM HIS CHILDHOOD THROUGH HIS CAREER AS A COMPOSER AND DESCRIBES THE MANY OCCASIONS THAT HE REVEALED HIS JEWISHNESS THROUGH HIS MUSIC.© 1993
EN4 6412 ANIMALS' WALTZ FAGAN, CARY EMILY HSU  J AT AGE 31, COLLEGE DROPOUT SHEILA HERSH LEADS A SCHIZOID EXISTENCE. BY DAY SHE IS THE DUTIFUL JEWISH DAUGHTER WORKING IN HER FATHER'S STORE. AT NIGHT, SHE FREQUENTS A TRENDY CLUB-HOPPING SCENE. THEN SHE BECOMES OBSESSED WITH A BOOK OF POEMS LEFT BY HER DEAD MOTHER. SHE TRAVELS TO VIENNA TO RESOLVE HER FEELINGS AND FINDS NEW LOVE.© 1996
EN4 6413 LEONARD BERNSTEIN NOTES FROM A FRIEND CHAPIN, SCHUYLER MARION FELDINGER A MEMOIR OF THE COMPOSER REPLETE WITH ANECDOTES AND A SENSE OF THE HARD WORK AND DEDICATION THAT WENT INTO CREATING THE MUSIC, AND THE EDUCATIONAL VENTURES WITH WHICH HE WAS INVOLVED.© 1992
EN4 6414 CHILDREN AND FOOLS FRIED, ERICH TOBY MORGENS THIS COLLECTION BY THE VIENNESE-BORN POET EXAMINES THE HOLOCAUST FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF THE OPPRESSORS AND THE OPPRESSED. FRIED WRITES OF HIS YOUTH, HIS FAMILY'S DESTRUCTION AT THE HANDS OF THE NAZIS, AND THE LACK OF A GERMAN AND AUSTRIAN RESPONSE TO THE DEVASTATION.© 1995
EN4 6415 FORGOTTEN VICTIMS THE  ABANDONMENT OF AMERICANS IN HITLER'S CAMPS BARD, MITCHELL G. RICHARD HANA BASED ON ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS AND INTERVIEWS WITH SURVIVORS, THE AUTHOR REVEALS THAT WASHINGTON OFFICIALS KNEW U.S. CITIZENS WERE BEING BRUTALIZED AND KILLED IN CONCENTRATION CAMPS YET DID NOTHING TO SAVE THEM. BARD DESCRIBES THE FATE OF AMERICANS CAUGHT IN EUROPE AND THE MISTREATMENT OF AMERICAN MILITARY POWS, ESPECIALLY JEWS.© 1994
EN4 6417 TWENTY-TWO GATES TO THE GARDEN ROSMAN, STEVEN M. BERNICE FOER A COLLECTION OF TALES DRAWN FROM THE AUTHOR'S STUDIES AND EXPERIENCES OF KABBALISTIC TRADITION. EACH TALE LEADS TO A WORLD OF MYSTERY AND DISCOVERY AND OFFERS THE READER A CHANCE TO SEE HIS OR HER WORLD IN A DIFFERENT WAY.© 1994
EN4 6420 MAN WHO WAS LATE BEGLEY, LOUIS JULIET RATNER JACK, A WRITER AND A HARVARD WASP, NARRATES THE STORY OF HIS FRIEND BEN, A HARVARD-EDUCATED JEWISH BANKER WHO IS UNABLE TO CONFRONT WHO HE IS. AN AFFAIR WITH JACK'S COUSIN BRINGS OUT BEN'S FATAL FLAW AND LEADS TO TRAGEDY.© 1993
EN4 6423 GEMARAKUP SUPER SLEUTH SERIES: LOST ON SKULL MOUNTAIN AND OTHER STORIES ZAKON, MIRIAM STARK CHRISTINE WALTERS GEMARAKUP, OR YISRAEL DAVID FINKEL, THE GREATEST BOY-DETECTIVE, IS DANGEROUSLY LOST ON SKULL MOUNTAIN. READERS MUST SEE IF THEY CAN SOLVE THE MYSTERY AND FIGURE OUT HOW TO SAVE HIM IN THIS AND IN OTHER CASES BEFORE TURNING TO THE END OF THE BOOK FOR GEMARAKUP'S SOLUTIONS.© 1994
EN4 6424 ENTERING JEWISH PRAYER A GUIDE TO PERSONAL DEVOTION AND THE WORSHIP SERVICE HAMMER, REUVEN RABBI BRUCE GOLDWASSER RABBI HAMMER DISCUSSES VARIOUS ASPECTS OF JEWISH PRAYER SUCH AS ITS FORMS, HISTORY, PRAYERBOOKS, AND DAILY ORDER. HE COVERS BOTH SABBATH AND HOLIDAY PRAYERS, AS WELL AS PRAYERS OF MOURNING. PRESENTING ORTHODOX, CONSERVATIVE, AND REFORM OPTIONS, HE OFFERS PRACTICAL ADVICE ABOUT PRIVATE PRAYER AND ABOUT CHOOSING A SYNAGOGUE.© 1994
EN4 6425 MIRIAM'S WELL RUBY, LOIS MARTY GERBER MIRIAM, A FUNDAMENTAL CHRISTIAN, AND ADAM, A RELIGIOUS JEW, HARDLY KNOW EACH OTHER UNTIL A HIGH SCHOOL ASSIGNMENT PAIRS THEM UP. WHEN MIRIAM IS FORCED TO ENTER A HOSPITAL FOR TREATMENT OF CANCER DESPITE THE TEACHINGS OF HER RELIGIONS, ADAM'S FATHER, A LAWYER, AGREES TO REPRESENT HER IN HER COURT BATTLE.© 1993
EN4 6426 JEWISH RENEWAL A PATH TO HEALING AND TRANSFORMATION LERNER, MICHAEL ELLEN MICHAE LERNER, EDITOR OF THE LIBERAL JEWISH MAGAZINE TIKKUN, TAPS THE ROOTS OF JEWISH TRADITION THROUGH A CLOSE READING OF THE TORAH, TALMUD AND OLD TESTAMENT. HE THEN OUTLINES A PLAN FOR JEWISH RENEWAL THAT COMBINES COMMITMENT TO FAMILY, COMMUNITY AND TRADITION WITH A 'REVOLUTIONARY CONCEPTION' OF A PASSIONATE GOD.© 1994
EN4 6427 CLOSING TIME THE SEQUEL TO CATCH-22 HELLER, JOSEPH AMY GOLDBERG HELLER'S SEQUEL SHARES WITH HIS WORLD WAR II SAGA A SURREAL SENSE OF THE ABSURD AND OF THE FATUITY OF MOST HUMAN INSTITUTIONS. THE WARTIME BUDDIES ARE OLD MEN NOW, BUT THEY FIND 1990'S CIVILIAN LIFE AS ABSURD AS THE OLD AIR FORCE DAYS. THERE ARE FLASHBACKS TO THE WAR AS WELL TO THRILLING MOMENTS IN THEIR LIVES.© 1994
EN4 6428 MEMORABLE ENCOUNTERS A TORAH PIONEER'S GLIMPSES OF GREAT MEN AND YEARS OF CHALLENGE KAMINETSKY, JOSEPH, DR AUGUSTA ZIMM THE AUTHOR WRITES ABOUT THE CHALLENGE OF BEING THE NATIONAL DIRECTOR OF TORAH UMESORAH AND HIS ATTEMPT TO ESTABLISH A YESHIVA OR DAY SCHOOL IN EVERY JEWISH COMMUNITY OF FIVE THOUSAND OR MORE. KAMINETSKY ALSO DISCUSSES THE MEN WHO INSPIRED HIM, HIS COLLEAGUES, AND HIS OPPONENTS WHO FAILED TO BREAK HIM.© 1995
EN4 6430 WHO BY FIRE ABRAMSON, CHAYA M.; TSCHOLKOWSKY, E. HARRIET SEIDMAN THE STORY OF A YOUNG MOTHER WHO WAS BADLY BURNED WHILE RESCUING HER SMALL CHILDREN AND GRANDMOTHER FROM THEIR BLAZING APARTMENT. THE BOOK ALSO DETAILS THE COMMUNITY'S SUPPORT AND DESCRIBES ABRAMSON'S FAITH WHICH ENABLED HER TO WITHSTAND THE EMOTIONAL AND PHYSICAL TRIALS OF HER ORDEAL.© 1994
EN4 6431 JERUSALEM BATTLEGROUNDS OF MEMORY ELON, AMOS WILLIAM GREV HOW DID A SMALL CITY THAT IS IMPOSSIBLE TO DEFEND FROM ATTACK, LIES FAR FROM ANY KEY TRADE ROUTES AND HAS NEVER BOASTED AN ESSENTIAL COMMERCIAL OR STRATEGIC REASON FOR BEING CAPTURE THE IMAGINATION OF THE THREE MAJOR RELIGIONS? ELON EXPLORES THIS MYSTERY IN HIS STUDY OF JERUSALEM.© 1995
EN4 6433 HERE AND NOW COHEN, ROBERT BECK, MARILYN WHEN SAM KARNISH MEETS A HASIDIC COUPLE ON AN AIRPLANE, THEY PROVE A WELCOME DIVERSION IN HIS LIFE. EVENTUALLY HE BECOMES COMPLETELY INVOLVED WITH THEM, EVEN THOUGH HE DISCOVERS THEY ARE NOT EXACTLY WHAT THEY APPEAR TO BE. SAM SOON FINDS HIMSELF RISKING HIS FUTURE, HIS PRINCIPLES, AND EVEN HIS LIFE FOR THE HASIDIC WIFE.© 1996
EN4 6434 BAGHDAD MISSION ROSEN, SIDNEY; ROSEN, DOROTHY HERBERT ABRAHAM A STORY SET IN 800 C.E. ABOUT A YOUNG NOBLE STOWAWAY ON A JEWISH MERCHANT SHIP, SEEKING REFUGE AND VENGEANCE AGAINST HIS FATHER'S MURDERER.© 1994
EN4 6435 RABBI AND THE NUN SCHREIBER, MORDECAI FRANK SWEENEY RABBI KAYE AND SISTER EVE ARE PASSIONATELY COMMITTED TO THEIR RELIGIOUS VOCATIONS. YET IN SPITE OF THEIR DIFFERING BELIEFS, THEY BECOME ATTRACTED TO EACH OTHER. THEY TEAM UP IN THEIR SPIRITUAL SEARCH, ONLY TO DISCOVER THAT THEY HAVE TO CHOOSE BETWEEN THEIR RELIGIOUS BELIEFS AND THEIR LOVE FOR EACH OTHER.© 1993
EN4 6436 MAZEL GOLDSTEIN, REBECCA RABBI KAREN  FOR SASHA SAUNDERS BORN IN A POLISH SHTETL AND NOW A SOPHISTICATED NEW YORKER, MAZEL IS THE PREDOMINANT FACTOR IN HER LIFE. GOLDSTEIN DEPICTS THE HEADY EXCITEMENT, THE INTELLECTUAL FERMENT AND THE CULTURAL VIGOR OF SHTETL LIFE IN WARSAW BEFORE THE WAR AND THE COMPLEXITIES OF NEW YORK JEWISH COMMUNITY LIFE.© 1995
EN4 6438 PRINCE OF WEST END AVENUE ISLER, ALAN JAMES SPECTO OTTO KORNER, A RETIREE IN AN UPPER MANHATTAN RETIREMENT HOME, RUMINATES ON HIS AND HIS FELLOW RETIREES' SEXUAL ESCAPADES, FEUDS AND POLITICAL DEBATES, AND FLASHBACKS TO HIS LIFE AS A YOUNG EMIGRE GERMAN POET IN ZURICH AFTER THE WAR.© 1994
EN4 6444 KIDNAPPED AND THE RANSOMED THE NARRATIVE OF PETER AND VINA ST PICKARD, KATE E. R. MIRIAM FRIEDMAN ALIMONOS RIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1856, THIS IS THE RECOLLECTION OF PETER STILL, A BLACK SLAVE. HE WAS STOLEN AS A CHILD FROM HIS HOME, FORCED TO BE A SLAVE FOR MORE THAN FORTY YEARS, AND FINALLY FREED WITH THE HELP OF TWO JEWISH BROTHERS. IT IS THE ONLY NINETEENTH CENTURY SLAVE NARRATIVE SHOWING JEWISH PARTICIPATION IN THE ANTISLAVERY MOVEMENT.© 1995
EN4 6449 FOR THOSE WHO CAN'T BELIEVE OVERCOMING THE OBSTACLES OF FAITH SCHULWEIS, HAROLD M. EDITH FRIEDMAN RABBI SCHULWEIS ADDRESSES THE MAJOR HURDLES TO BELIEF IN THE LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY AND ATTEMPTS TO HELP READERS UNDERSTAND THE ROLE OF PRAYER, MIRACLES, AND DIVINE REVELATION IN THEIR LIVES.© 1994
EN4 6450 TIME TO REND, A TIME TO SEW POMERANTZ, RACHEL FLAMBERG, AUDREY BETH'S FATHER, A DOCTOR, IS CERTAIN THAT SHE COULD BECOME A SURGEON, A POSITION HE WAS DENIED BECAUSE OF ANTI-SEMITISM. BETH BEGINS TO PURSUE THE DEGREE BUT WHEN SHE BECOMES RELIGIOUSLY OBSERVANT, IT SEEMS TOO DIFFICULT TO CONTINUE. TO PRESERVE THE FAMILY, HER SISTER ATTEMPTS TO UNDERMINE BETH'S RELIGIOUS BELIEFS.© 1995
EN4 6451 NOT BY THE SWORD HOW A CANTOR AND HIS FAMILY TRANSFORMED A KLANSMAN WATTERSON, KATHRYN JANET KALISH LARRY TRAPP, GRAND DRAGON OF THE KU KLUX KLAN IN NEBRASKA, HARASSED JEWS, ASIANS, AND AFRICAN AMERICANS. BUT ONE OF HIS TARGETS, CANTOR MICHAEL EISSER, MANAGED TO TURN TRAPP AROUND. TRAPP BECAME A CONVERT TO JUDAISM, LECTURED AGAINST HIS FORMER CAUSES, AND LIVED WITH THE WEISSERS UNTIL HIS DEATH.© 1995
EN4 6453 AHARON APPELFELD THE HOLOCAUST AND BEYOND RAMRAS-RAUCH, GILA RACHEL KRUSKAL AN ANALYSIS OF APPELFELD'S NOVELS AND SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS. THE AUTHOR EXAMINES APPELFELD'S PERSONAL DISENGAGEMENT IN HIS FICTION AND HIS NEED TO PLUMB THE ROOTS OF A LOST JEWISH PAST.© 1994
EN4 6468 BLUE MOUNTAIN SHALEV, MEIR SHIRLEY SOMMER BARUCH SHENKAR, AN ISRAELI MORTICIAN WHOSE PARENTS WERE KILLED BY ARAB TERRORISTS WHEN HE WAS A CHILD, REFLECTS ON THE PEOPLE HE HAS BURIED AND MULLS OVER QUESTIONS THAT STILL HAUNT HIM. DID GRANDFATHER YAAKOV KILL GRANDMOTHER FEYGE? WHY DID UNCLE EFRAYIM DISAPPEAR? SHALEV'S CHARACTERS DEPICT THE BIRTH OF A NATION.© 1991
EN4 6472 100 YEARS, 100 STORIES BURNS, GEORGE FRANK SWEENEY GEORGE BURNS' CAREER SPANNED THE HISTORY OF MODERN SHOW BUSINESS. HE STARRED IN VAUDEVILLE, RADIO, TELEVISION, THE MOVIES, AND THE RECORDING INDUSTRY AND ON THE NIGHTCLUB STAGE. HERE HE DELIVERS HUMOROUS ANECDOTES ON HIS LIFE AND CAREER.© 1996
EN4 6476 AND THEY SHALL BE MY PEOPLE AN AMERICAN RABBI AND HIS CONGREGATION WILKES, PAUL SARENE MEYER THE AUTHOR, A CATHOLIC, SPENT A YEAR WITH RABBI JAY ROSENBAUM, THE LEADER OF A CONSERVATIVE CONGREGATION, EXPLORING THE PATTERNS OF FAITH AND PRACTICE IN HIS COMMUNITY. THE RABBI, THOUGH FRUSTRATED BY THE APATHY AND RESENTMENT OF CONGREGANTS, IS NOT DETERRED IN HIS ATTEMPT TO REACH ALIENATED JEWS.© 1994
EN4 6477 MR. VERTIGO AUSTER, PAUL JEANNE LINDE IN 1924, WALT, A FOULMOUTHED, BADLY-ABUSED 9-YEAR-OLD, IS PICKED FROM A ST. LOUIS GUTTER BY THE MYSTERIOUS MASTER YEHUDI WHO PROMISES TO TEACH HIM HOW TO FLY. THIS STORY OSCILLATES BETWEEN FANTASY AND REAL TIME, COVERING A LARGE CHUNK OF AMERICAN HISTORY.© 1994
EN4 6478 STRANGE ATTRACTORS GOLDSTEIN, REBECCA MELINDA DAVIS A COLLECTION OF STORIES THAT EXPLORES THE INTERACTIONS OF THOUGHT AND FEELING, MIND AND HEART, TO REVEAL THE DEEP, MYSTERIOUS TIES BETWEEN SEEMINGLY UNRELATED LIVES.© 1993
EN4 6480 GOD WAS NOT IN THE FIRE THE SEARCH FOR A SPIRITUAL JUDAISM GORDIS, DANIEL MARK YOHALEM GORDIS EXPLORES THE SPIRITUAL RENEWAL OF JUDAISM THROUGH THE CENTRAL TEXTS OF JUDAISM, RITUALS, THE COMMANDMENTS, PRAYER AND ETHICS. HE CONCLUDES THAT JUDAISM'S INTELLECTUAL OPENNESS, ITS ETHICAL RIGOR AND RITUAL POWER GUARANTEE THE TRANSMISSION OF TRADITION. © 1995
EN4 6481 COVER STORY CULLEN, ROBERT SHIRLEY RICH JOURNALIST COLIN BURKE IS COVERING THE MIDDLE EAST PEACE TALKS IN MOSCOW WHEN HE RECEIVES A HOT TIP FROM A MYSTERIOUS, SEDUCTIVE ISRAELI OPERATIVE. BURKE BECOMES ENMESHED IN A HARROWING STORY INVOLVING SYRIAN AND RUSSIAN NUCLEAR SCIENTISTS, ENTERING A WORLD WHERE THE ONE PERSON YOU TRUST WILL BE THE FIRST TO BETRAY YOU. © 1995
EN4 6482 HIDING ROOM WILSON, JONATHAN NITZA WILON  IN THIS LOVE-STORY-CUM-HISTORICAL THRILLER DAVID WEISS DECIDES TO TRY TO DISCOVER THE IDENTITY OF THE FATHER HE NEVER KNEW. HIS FIRST-PERSON NARRATIVE FRAMES FLASHBACKS TO 1941, WHEN ARCHIE RAWLINS A BRITISH OFFICER ENCOUNTERS A YOUNG REFUGEE WHO IS TRYING TO SLIP PAST THE BRITISH EMBARGO TO REACH PALESTINE. A ROMANCE ENSUES. © 1995
EN4 6484 WIESENTHAL FILE LEVY, ALAN BEATRICE DAV ACCOUNT OF NAZI HUNTER SIMON WIESENTHAL'S LIFE AND WORK. LEVY CONCLUDES THAT WIESENTHAL'S EXPOSURE OF FORMER UN SECRETARY-GENERAL KURT WALDHEIM'S ACTIVITIES DURING THE NAZI ERA COST WALDHEIM A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE. © 1994
EN4 6486 PURIM WITH BINA, BENNY AND CHAGGAI HAYONAH GANZ, YAFFA MARK SIMON   A CHILD'S EYE VIEW OF PURIM. WELCOME TO THE CITY OF SHUSHAN! IT'S TIME FOR A PURIM TOUR WITH BINA, BENNY AND CHAGGAI, THE HOLIDAY DOVE. IN SHUSHAN, NOTHING IS WHAT IT SEEMS, AND NOTHING TURNS OUT THE WAY YOU THINK. BUT OF COURSE CHAGGAI KNOWS WHAT WILL HAPPEN FROM THE VERY BEGINNING AND SO WILL YOU, ONCE YOU'VE READ THE STORY. © 1991
EN4 6490 BLACK CROSS ILES, GREG RAY FAIOLA THE BRITISH ARE DETERMINED TO STOP NAZI DEVELOPMENT OF TWO POISON GASES IN A SMALL CONCENTRATION CAMP. TO THIS END THEY CHOOSE A PACIFIST AMERICAN DOCTOR AND A ZIONIST ASSASSIN TO DESTROY THE ENTIRE CAMP, NAZIS, LABORATORIES AND VICTIMS INCLUDED. © 1995
EN4 6491 BROKEN COVENANT AMERICAN FOREIGN POLICY AND THE CRISIS BETWEENTHE US & ISRAEL ARENS, MOSHE EVA YARETT   ARENS, LIKUD PARTY FOREIGN MINISTER FROM 1988-1990, WORKED CLOSELY WITH YITZHAK SHAMIR TO RETURN THE COUNTRY'S POLICIES TO A MORE CONSERVATIVE FOCUS. ALTHOUGH ARENS IS HIGHLY CRITICAL OF THE PALESTINIAN-ISRAELI PEACE ACCORD, HE IS ESPECIALLY CRITICAL OF INTERFERENCE IN ISRAEL'S DOMESTIC POLICIES BY THE UNITED STATES. © 1995
EN4 6495 ROMANCE READER ABRAHAM, PEARL BARBARA JUST STORY OF A YOUNG GIRL'S COMING-OF-AGE IN AN ULTRAORTHODOX HASIDIC HOME. RACHEL, THE ELDEST OF SIX CHILDREN, YEARNS FOR SOME OF THE FORBIDDEN FRUITS OF THE SECULAR WORLD SHE LEARNS ABOUT FROM ROMANCE NOVELS. SHE AGREES TO AN ARRANGED MARRIAGE, BUT WHEN THE MATCH GOES AWRY, HER SOLUTION IS BITTERSWEET. © 1995
EN4 6497 CHANUKAH WITH BINA, BENNY AND CHAGGAI HAYONAH GANZ, YAFFA ALLISON JAKABOVICS A CHILD'S EYE VIEW OF CHANUKAH, ITS TIME TO LIGHT THE CANDLES WITH BINA, BENNY AND CHAGGAI, THE HOLIDAY DOVE. AND WHILE THE CANDLES ARE BURNING, CHAGGAI WILL TAKE YOU TO THE LAND OF ISRAEL AND RIGHT INTO THE STORY OF YEHUDAH HAMACCABEE.
EN4 6498 SURVIVORS FEINSTEIN, ELAINE ESTHER GERST THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS THE FORTUNES OF TWO RUSSIAN JEWISH FAMILIES WHO SETTLE IN LIVERPOOL AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY. ONE ORTHODOX AND THE OTHER LIBERAL, THE FAMILIES' FATES BECOME INTERTWINED AS THEY LIVE THROUGH TWO WORLD WARS, THE DEPRESSION, AND THE RISE OF BRITISH FASCISM. © 1991
EN4 6500 THIS WAY FOR THE GAS, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN BOROWSKI, TADEUSZ RITA LEVINE  THE AUTHOR, A CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVOR, SHOWS HOW ATROCIOUS CRIMES BECOME AN UNREMARKABLE PART OF A DAILY ROUTINE. PRISONERS EAT, WORK, SLEEP AND FALL IN LOVE A FEW YARDS FROM WHERE OTHER PRISONERS ARE SYSTEMATICALLY SLAUGHTERED. THE WILL TO SURVIVE OVERRIDES COMPASSION, AND THE LINE BETWEEN THE NORMAL AND ABNORMAL VANISHES. © 1967
EN4 6501 1920 DIARY BABEL, ISAAC GEORGE ROBINSON PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH FOR THE FIRST TIME, THIS SLENDER WORK RECORDS ISAAC BABEL'S EXPERIENCES AS A CORRESPONDENT DURING THE RUSSO-POLISH WAR (1919-1920). MOST ENTRIES ARE BRIEF, TELEGRAPHIC NOTES TO SPUR THE MEMORY AND EVOKE SCENES OR PEOPLE TO BE DESCRIBED LATER. © 1995
EN4 6502 MURDER AT CITY HALL KOCH, EDWARD I. AUDREY FLAMBERG 'RIDICULOUS!' PROCLAIMS HIZZONER WHEN HE FINDS HIMSELF ON THE N.Y.P.D.'S LIST OF PRIME SUSPECTS. DRAWING ON HIS WIDE CIRCLE OF FRIENDS, IN AND OUT OF CITY HALL,  KOCH FIGHTS TO CLEAR HIS NAME WHILE RUNNING THE CITY AND SECRETLY FOLLOWING A CRIME TRAIL THAT STRETCHES FROM GRAND ARMY PLAZA TO THE WEST SIDE RAILROAD YARDS. © 1995
EN4 6503 LITTLE BLACK BOX PART ONE - TOP SECRET LAZEWNIK, LIBBY MARK TAFOYA  A GROUP OF TOP-NOTCH SCIENTISTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD ARE GETTING TOGETHER FOR A SPECIAL CONFERENCE AT A LUXURIOUS CATSKILLS RESORT. BUT SOMETHING MORE IS BREWING. SHRAGA MORGENSTERN AND PINNY KATZ TRAVEL TO THE HOTEL WITH THEIR SCIENTIST FATHERS AND A SECRET WEAPON, NEVER DREAMING OF THE PERILS THAT LIE IN WAIT FOR THEM. © 1995
EN4 6504 ELIJAH VISIBLE ROSENBAUM, THANE CONRAD WOLFS IN THIS DEBUT COLLECTION OF NINE INTERLINKED STORIES FEATURING DISAFFECTED LAWYER ADAM POSNER, THE AUTHOR, A CHILD OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS, PORTRAYS JEWS ANGUISHING OVER RELIGIOUS IDENTIFICATION AND FAMILY FRAGMENTATION. © 1996
EN4 6507 DOV DOV AND THE MONEY TREE AND OTHER STORIES WEINBERG, YONA MARJORIE RAP SHARE THE EMOTIONS AS DOV DOV AND THE OTHER CHILDREN WHO INHABIT HIS WORLD FACE CHALLENGING LIFE CIRCUMSTANCES, SUCH AS AGED INVALIDS, HANDICAPPED INDIVIDUALS AND NATURAL DISASTERS, AND WELCOME JOYOUS OCCASIONS AS WELL. © 1990
EN4 6509 INVISIBLE LINES OF CONNECTION SACRED STORIES OF THE ORDINARY KUSHNER, LAWRENCE ALYCE DOMENI THROUGH HIS EVERYDAY ENCOUNTERS WITH FAMILY, FRIENDS, COLLEAGUES AND STRANGERS, KUSHNER TAKES US DEEPLY INTO OUR OWN LIVES, FINDING FLASHES OF SPIRITUAL INSIGHT IN THE PROCESS. HE DEMONSTRATES HOW OTHERWISE ORDINARY MOMENTS CAN ACTUALLY BE TOUCHSTONES FOR THE SACRED. © 1996
EN4 6512 LIVING WITH KIDS PARENTS AT THEIR BEST ADAHAN, MIRIAM MARILYN PERE SUGGESTIONS AND WORKABLE SOLUTIONS FOR PARENTS ON MANY FAMILY PROBLEMS. © 1994
EN4 6513 I AM SPOCK NIMOY, LEONARD DAVID THOMPSON NIMOY GIVES US INSIGHT INTO THE CREATIVE PROCESS AND THE ACTOR'S CRAFT, AND GIVES HIS OWN INSIDER'S VIEW OF THE CREATION OF THE STAR TREK PHENOMENON. © 1995
EN4 6515 HE, SHE, AND IT PIERCY, MARGE PIERCY, MARGE SHIRA SHIPMAN, A 'PSYCHOENGINEER' IN THE 21ST CENTURY, RETURNS TO TIKVA, HER HOMETOWN, AFTER THE LOSS OF HER SON IN A CUSTODY BATTLE. EXPECTING COMFORT AND SOME OF GRANDMA'S CHICKEN SOUP, SHE FINDS INSTEAD THAT GRANDMA MALKAH, A BRILLIANT COMPUTER PROGRAMMER, NEEDS HER HELP IN BATTLING 'INFORMATION PIRATES.' © 1991
EN4 6517 SPEAK NO EVIL KRICH, ROCHELLE MAJER SYLVIA JACOB FOR LAWYER DEBRA LASLOW, BEING REQUIRED TO DEFEND A MAN ACCUSED OF RAPE, EVEN A RESPECTABLE DOCTOR, MAKES HER UNEASY, ESPECIALLY SINCE HIS FIRST LAWYER WAS SHOT AND HER TONGUE SEVERED. THREE MORE LAWYERS MEET THE SAME FATE AND DEBRA RECEIVES A WARNING TO 'GET OUT OF THE WAY OF JUSTICE.' © 1996
EN4 6523 AND YOU SHALL BE A BLESSING AN UNFOLDING OF THE SIX WORDS THAT BEGIN EVERY BRAKHA GRISHAVER, JOEL LURIE BETTY SMITH  GRISHAVER LOOKS AT THE FIRST SIX WORDS THAT BEGIN EVERY BLESSING AND DISCOVERS IN THEM A KEY TO A DEEP UNDERSTANDING OF JEWISH PRAYER IN GENERAL, AT THE SAME TIME OFFERING A PROFOUND GRASP OF THE JEWISH VIEW OF LIFE ITSELF. © 1993
EN4 6525 LETTERS FROM RIFKA HESSE, KAREN MARCI GORDON RIFKA KNOWS NOTHING ABOUT AMERICA WHEN SHE FLEES RUSSIA WITH HER FAMILY IN 1919. THROUGHOUT HER JOURNEY, SHE CARRIES A CHERISHED VOLUME OF POETRY BY ALEXANDER PUSHKIN IN WHICH SHE RECORDS HER OBSERVATIONS AND EXPERIENCES IN THE FORM OF LETTERS TO TOVAH, THE BELOVED COUSIN SHE HAS LEFT BEHIND IN THE OLD COUNTRY. BASED ON A TRUE STORY. © 1996
EN4 6527 ALTERNATE SIDES A NINA FISCHMAN MYSTERY PIESMAN, MARISSA BARBARA JUST LEGAL SERVICES LAWYER NINA FISCHMAN INVESTIGATES THE DEATH OF A DOORMAN FOUND SLAIN IN HER BOYFRIEND JONATHAN'S CAR. NINA'S ANGST OVER MOVING IN WITH JONATHAN AND HER DESCRIPTION OF THE MINUTIAE OF PARKING IN NEW YORK CITY MAKE AN AMUSING FRAMEWORK FOR THIS MYSTERY. © 1995
EN4 6528 SPIELBERG THE MAN, THE MOVIES, THE MYTHOLOGY SANELLO, FRANK WILLIAM GREV SANELLO GIVES BEHIND-THE-SCENES STORIES ABOUT THE MAKING OF EACH OF STEVEN SPIELBERG'S FILMS, AS WELL DETAILS OF THE FILMMAKER'S HIS PERSONAL LIFE, HIS EMERGING SENSE OF JEWISH IDENTITY AND THE MAKING OF THE HOLOCAUST FILM 'SCHINDLER'S LIST,' FOR WHICH HE WON AN OSCAR AS BEST DIRECTOR. © 1996
EN4 6532 WALKING HUMBLY WITH GOD THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF RABBI HERSHEL JONAH MATT MATT, DANIEL C., ED. JEROME BROOK EDITED BY HIS SON, THE BOOK PRESENTS THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF RABBI HERSHEL JONAH MATT (1922-1987), WHO WAS NOTED FOR HIS DEVOTION TO SERVICE AND HIS EMPHASIS ON OPENING ONESELF TO THE SPIRITUAL DIMENSION OF JUDAISM. © 1993
EN4 6534 COLOR OF WATER A BLACK MAN'S TRIBUTE TO HIS WHITE MOTHER MCBRIDE, JAMES TANYA SHERMA JAMES MCBRIDE GREW UP ONE OF 12 CHILDREN OF A BLACK MINISTER AND A WHITE MOTHER IN A BROOKLYN HOUSING PROJECT. IN THIS MOVING MEMOIR IN WHICH MCBRIDE RECOUNTS HIS EMBARRASSMENTS AND STRAINS, HIS MOTHER, BORN AN ORTHODOX JEW, TELLS THE STORY OF HER OWN PAST, A STORY JAMES MCBRIDE DID NOT LEARN UNTIL HE WAS AN ADULT. © 1996
EN4 6536 LIEBERMAN'S LAW KAMINSKY, STUART (null) WHEN A SYNAGOGUE IS DEFACED AND A TORAH STOLEN AGING CHICAGO COP ABE LIEBERMAN TAKES IT PERSONALLY; IT'S HIS SHUL AND HIS WIFE IS THE PRESIDENT. ABE IS ALSO BATTLING A KOREAN GANG AND HIS OWN FAMILY PROBLEMS AS HE HITS THE TRAIL OF A PERVERSE ALLIANCE OF WHITE SKINHEADS AND ARAB MILITANTS. © 1996
EN4 6537 BACK OF BEYOND A BAR MITZVAH JOURNEY WAYSMAN, DVORA MARJORIE RAP DANNY IS JEWISH. HE IS GOING TO HAVE A BAR MITZVAH CELEBRATION WITH LOTS OF DANCING AND SINGING, AND PRESENTS. MURI IS ABORIGINE. HE IS ABOUT TO INITIATE DANNY INTO HIS MANHOOD CEREMONY. IT ALSO HAS LOTS OF DANCING AND SINGING, AND PRESENTS. AND ONE MORE THING...BLOOD! © 1996
EN4 6539 JEWISH MYSTICISM AN ANTHOLOGY COHN-SHERBOK, DAN ELLEN WERTHE IN THIS ENGROSSING INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF JEWISH MYSTICISM, COHN-SHERBOK PRESENTS NEARLY TWO HUNDRED THOROUGHLY ANNOTATED EXCERPTS FROM THE GREATEST MYSTICS. © 1996
EN4 6540 KING OF COMEDY THE LIFE AND ART OF JERRY LEWIS LEVY, SHAWN JERRY O'NEIL THE AUTHOR INTERVIEWED COMEDIAN JERRY LEWIS EXTENSIVELY FOR THIS PENETRATING BUT UNAUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY. © 1996
EN4 6542 SUMMING UP AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY SHAMIR, YITZHAK FAITH GARFIELD IN THIS FRANK AUTOBIOGRAPHY, ISRAEL'S FORMER PRIME MINISTER DEFENDS HIS PARTY'S HARD-LINE POLICIES, RECALLS HIS EXPLOITS AS A MOSSAD INTELLIGENCE AGENT AND AS A FOREIGN MINISTER AND GIVES AN INSIDER'S ACCOUNT OF THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE'S DESTRUCTION OF AN IRAQI NUCLEAR FACILITY IN 1981. © 1994
EN4 6544 MIDRASH FOR BEGINNERS GOLDBERG, EDWIN C. HARRY GARTEN IN THIS BRIEF STUDY, GOLDBERG USES A MIDRASH TO INTRODUCE READERS TO THE POWER OF INTERPRETATION FOR EXPANDING THE MEANING OF BIBLICAL STORIES. HE FOCUSES ON THE STORY OF JOSEPH AND CONTRASTS HIS OWN MIDRASHIM WITH BOTH THE BIBLICAL NARRATIVE AND GENESIS RABBAH (TRADITIONAL MIDRASHIC WORK ON GENESIS). © 1996
EN4 6550 WARRIOR STATESMAN THE LIFE OF MOSHE DAYAN SLATER, ROBERT SHIRLEY SOMMER THIS IS A BIOGRAPHY OF MOSHE DAYAN, THE FORMER COMMANDER OF ISRAEL'S ARMED FORCES DURING THE SIX-DAY AND YOM KIPPUR WARS AND ONE OF THE PIVOTAL FORCES AT THE CAMP DAVID PEACE ACCORDS. THE AUTHOR PORTRAYS DAYAN AS A MAN OF DESTINY, VISION AND ALL TOO HUMAN FLAWS. © 1991
EN4 6552 ONE POLICE PLAZA CAUNITZ, WILLIAM J. FRANK SWEENEY THE BOOK BEGINS WITH A NUDE CORPSE IN A BATHTUB. FOR NEW YORK DETECTIVE LT. DAN MALONE, IT'S ALL IN A DAY'S WORK. SOON HE'S NECK DEEP IN A MYSTERY INVOLVING THE MOSSAD, MUSLIM EXTREMISTS, THE U.S. ARMY AND THE NYPD. © 1984
EN4 6553 TIMEBENDS A LIFE MILLER, ARTHUR HARRY SMALL  WITH PASSION, WIT AND CANDOR, MILLER RECALLS HIS CHILDHOOD IN HARLEM AND BROOKLYN, HIS SUCCESSES AND FAILURES IN THE THEATER AND HOLLYWOOD AND THE FORMATION OF HIS POLITICAL BELIEFS, WHICH EVENTUALLY BROUGHT HIM INTO CONFRONTATIONS WITH THE U.S. GOVERNMENT. © 1985
EN4 6554 BEYOND THE PROMISED LAND JEWS AND ARABS ON THE HARD ROAD TO ISRAEL FRANKEL, GLENN BERNICE FOER A PICTURE OF THE SOCIAL CHANGES THAT THE POLITICS OF PEACE HAS BROUGHT TO THE REGION, AS WELL AS TO THE ISRAELIS AND PALESTINIANS. THE AUTHOR, A SEASONED JOURNALIST, COVERS THE AGONY OF THE PALESTINIAN UPRISING AND THE PAIN AND SUFFERING THAT BOTH PEOPLES HAVE UNDERGONE. © 1994
EN4 6560 WONDER CHILD AND OTHER JEWISH FAIRY TALES SCHWARTZ, HOWARD; RUSH, BARBARA JAY LILKER   A COLLECTION OF JEWISH FAIRY TALES FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD WHICH APPEAL TO CHILDREN OF ALL AGES. © 1996
EN4 6564 ARE WE ON THE AIR? THE HILARIOUS, SCANDALOUS CONFESSIONS OF A T.V. PIONEER LEBOW, GUY GUY LEBOW    MEMOIRS OF THE OWNER OF A NEW YORK RADIO STATION WHO HAS ALSO BEEN AN INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER, SPORTSCASTER, TALK SHOW HOST AND AN ACTOR IN A WOODY ALLEN FILM. © 1992
EN4 6570 MAKING OF A JEW BRONFMAN, EDGAR M. HARRY SMALL  BRONFMAN, THE PRESIDENT OF THE WORLD JEWISH CONGRESS SINCE 1981 AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE SEAGRAM CORPORATION, REFLECTS ON HIS REJECTION OF JUDAISM AS A YOUNG MAN AND HIS COMPLETE TURNAROUND IN RECENT YEARS. © 1996
EN4 6571 ONIONS AND GARLIC AN OLD TALE KIMMEL, ERIC A. MARILYN PERE DERIVED FROM JEWISH LORE, THIS IS A TRADITIONAL TALE ABOUT GREED AND HUMILITY. © 1996
EN4 6573 ABOUT SCHMIDT BEGLEY, LOUIS TANYA SHERMAN A PATRICIAN LAWYER IN LOVE, HIS YUPPIE DAUGHTER AND HER JEWISH FIANCEE PLAY PARTS IN THIS NOVEL SET AMIDST A FADING WASP SOCIETY AND RISING NEW FORTUNES IN NEW YORK AND THE HAMPTONS. © 1996
EN4 6574 SHOVEL AND THE LOOM FRIEDMAN, CARL MIMI GREENSTEIN CHAYA, AN ATHEISTIC BELGIAN PHILOSOPHY STUDENT WHO IS THE DAUGHTER OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS, WORKS AS A NANNY TAKING CARE OF 3-YEAR-OLD SIMCHA, A HASIDIC BOY. HER 'INEXPLICABLE' LOVE FOR THE BOY IGNITES HER INTEREST IN JEWISH TRADITION AND THE SEARCH FOR WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A JEW. © 1996
EN4 6577 SILENTS ABRAMS, CHARLOTTE RITA FEDER   THIS IS A STORY OF LIFE DURING THE DEPRESSION. IT IS ALSO AN ACCOUNT OF TWO DEAF JEWISH PARENTS WHO TRIED TO PROVIDE A 'REGULAR' LIFE FOR THEIR CHILDREN. © 1996
EN4 6583 FAMILY CONNECTION UNDERSTANDING YOUR LOVED ONES ADAHAN, MIRIAM RENEE GOODSTEIN THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES PROBLEMS THAT COULD DISRUPT FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS, SUCH AS SIBLING RIVALRY, THE FATHER'S ROLE, CRITICAL CHILDREN AND DIVORCE. © 1995
EN4 6584 GHOST STORIES BRONER, E. M. SHIRLEY SOMMER DEATH DOES NOT RESOLVE THE EMOTION, ANGER, AND TENSION BETWEEN LEILA, A MIDDLE-AGED, PROFESSIONAL JEWISH WOMAN, AND HER MOTHER. AT A FRIDAY NIGHT SYNAGOGUE SERVICE LEILA DISCOVERS HER MOTHER'S GHOST SITTING BESIDE HER AND FOR THE NEXT 11 MONTHS, THE WOMEN TALK, TRYING TO RECONCILE THEIR DIFFERENCES. © 1995
EN4 6585 JEWS OF EGYPT FROM RAMESES II TO HADRIAN MODRZEJEWSKI, JOSEPH MELEZE MARK YOHALEM A HISTORY OF THE PEOPLE OF ISRAEL IN THE LAND OF EGYPT, FROM ITS BIBLICAL BEGINNINGS UNDER THE PHARAOHS TO ITS PEAK UNDER THE PTOLEMIES, FOLLOWED BY ITS RAPID DECLINE AND CATASTROPHIC DISAPPEARANCE UNDER ROMAN RULE. © 1995
EN4 6586 HAROLD ARLEN RHYTHM, RAINBOWS AND BLUES JABLONSKI, EDWARD MARILYN BECK THE AUTHOR DRAWS ON FAMILY DOCUMENTS AND MEMORABILIA FOR THIS BIOGRAPHY OF HAROLD ARLEN, FROM BANDLEADER TO BROADWAY COMPOSER. THE BOOK CONVEYS A SENSE OF THE INNER WORKINGS OF THE MUSIC BUSINESS AT THAT TIME. © 1996
EN4 6589 SMALL WORLDS HOFFMAN, ALLEN HARRY SMALL  SET IN THE RUSSIAN-CONTROLLED POLISH TOWN OF KRIMSK IN 1903, THIS TALE EVOKES THE LOST WORLD OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWRY, WITH ITS DAILY LIFE, ITS MYSTICISM, LAWS, FOLK SUPERSTITIONS AND ANTI-CZARIST SOCIALISM. © 1996
EN4 6591 HOUSE OF MOSES ALL-STARS ROSEN, CHARLEY JERRY O'NEIL A NOVEL ABOUT A YOUNG JEWISH BASKETBALL PLAYER STRUGGLING TO REALIZE HIS DREAMS AMID THE TURMOIL OF THE GREAT DEPRESSION. © 1996
EN4 6593 ARROGANT BEGGAR YEZIERSKA, ANZIA MARJORIE RAPPOPORT FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1927, THIS IS A NOVEL OF SOCIAL COMMENTARY ABOUT JEWISH CLASS AND ETHNIC TENSIONS. THE BOOK BRINGS TO LIFE THE TEEMING ACTIVITY OF NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE. © 1996
EN4 6594 TURQUOISE TATTOO JACOBS, NANCY BAKER RHODA KAHN   AS DR. BENJAMIN LEVY'S CHILD LIES DYING OF LEUKEMIA, LEVY HIRES A DETECTIVE TO LOCATE A CHILD HE FATHERED AS A SPERM DONOR WHEN HE WAS A MEDICAL STUDENT, TO TRY TO FIND A MATCH FOR A BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT. BUT THE CHILD TURNS OUT TO BE THE SON OF A MEMBER OF THE ARYAN SUPREMACY PARTY. MURDER AND INTRIGUE ENSUE. © 1991
EN4 6596 FAMILY MARKOWITZ GOODMAN, ALLEGRA ARLINE KEMPNER IN THIS NOVEL, GOODMAN PORTRAYS AN AMERICAN JEWISH FAMILY THROUGH COMIC, INTERLOCKING STORIES THAT PROBE THE QUESTIONS OF JEWISH IDENTITY. © 1996
EN4 6597 KIDS SPEAK WALDER, CHAIM MARJORIE RAPPOPORT THIS COMPILATION OF ESSAYS BY CHILDREN AGES 8 TO 13 REVEALS THEIR FEARS, STRUGGLES IN SCHOOL AND THEIR EMOTIONAL CONFLICTS. IT PROVIDES INSIGHT INTO THE REASONS BEHIND THEIR SCHOLASTIC PROBLEMS AND SOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS. © 1994
EN4 6600 RAISING CHILDREN TO CARE A JEWISH GUIDE TO CHILDREARING ADAHAN, MIRIAM RITA FEDER   THIS IS A GUIDE TO HELPING JEWISH PARENTS TRAIN THEMSELVES AND THEIR CHILDREN TO BECOME CARING, SELF-DISCIPLINED, AND RESPONSIBLE PEOPLE. © 1988
EN4 6604 KOUFAX DILEMMA SCHNUR, STEVEN MARJORIE RAPPOPORT WHEN DANNY'S MOTHER INSISTS THAT HE NOT PITCH IN THE SEASON OPENER BECAUSE IT IS ALSO THE FIRST NIGHT OF PASSOVER, DANNY IS FACED WITH A DIFFICULT DILEMMA. © 1997
EN4 6605 WILDER TIMES THE LIFE OF BILLY WILDER LALLY, KEVIN AUDREY FLAMBERG LALLY, MANAGING EDITOR OF THE MOVIE INDUSTRY MAGAZINE "FILM JOURNAL INTERNATIONAL," OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE EXAMINATION OF WILDER'S CAREER IN FILMS, AND AN EXPLORATION OF HOW THE FILMMAKER'S PERSONALITY AFFECTED HIS ART. © 1996
EN4 6608 ECHOES FROM THE HOLOCAUST A MEMOIR KIMMELMAN, MIRA RYCZKE AMY GOLDBERGER THIS IS THE MEMOIR OF MIRA RYCZKE KIMMELMAN, WHO, AT THE AGE OF 16, WAS FORCED BY NAZI TROOPS TO LEAVE HER CHILDHOOD HOME IN POLAND. OVER THE NEXT FIVE YEARS SHE SURVIVED THE WARSAW GHETTO, THREE CONCENTRATION CAMPS AND A DEATH MARCH. © 1996
EN4 6611 OUT OF THE ASHES MOSCO, MAISIE SYLLA HASKEL WHEN HER HUSBAND DIES, MARIANNE DIRECTS HER ENERGIES TO HER CAREER AS A SUCCESSFUL AUTHOR. BUT SOON SHE FINDS HERSELF STEPPING INTO HER GRANDMOTHER'S SHOES AS MATRIARCH OF A PROUD BUT TROUBLED FAMILY. © 1989
EN4 6612 HOW GOOD DO WE HAVE TO BE?  A NEW UNDERSTANDING OF GUILT AND FORGIVENESS KUSHNER, HAROLD, RABBI AMY S. GOLDBERGER A NEW INTERPRETATION OF ADAM AND EVE'S QUEST FOR KNOWLEDGE AND THEIR SUBSEQUENT FALL FROM GRACE. KUSHNER CONTENDS THAT THE EATING OF THE FRUIT FROM THE TREE OF KNOWLEDGE WAS NOT AN ACT OF DISOBEDIENCE BUT A COURAGEOUS STEP TOWARD SPIRITUAL SELF-REALIZATION. © 1996
EN4 6613 HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN AMERICA SACHAR, HOWARD M. LYNN HIMELFARB THIS MONUMENTAL YET VIBRANTLY DETAILED HISTORY CHRONICLES JEWISH LIFE IN AMERICA FROM EARLY SETTLEMENT IN NEW AMSTERDAM IN 1654 TO THE EFFORTS TO RESETTLE RUSSIAN JEWS IN THE UNITED STATES IN THE 1980S. THE NARRATIVE ALSO DEALS WITH ACCULTURATION AND A REAFFIRMATION OF IDENTITY IN FACE OF ANTI-SEMITISM. © 1992
EN4 6614 LIFE DOESN'T GET ANY BETTER THAN THIS THE HOLINESS OF LITTLE DAILY DRAMAS ALPER, ROBERT A. SILVIA HORENSTEIN THROUGH FORTY APPEALING NARRATIVES, A RABBI-TURNED- STAND-UP COMIC ILLUSTRATES HOW SPIRITUALLY UPLIFTING MOMENTS CAN OCCUR AT ANY TIME. © 1996
EN4 6616 THAT DAY THE RABBI LEFT TOWN KEMELMAN, HARRY SANDI SKODNICK RABBI SMALL HAS RESIGNED AS RABBI OF BARNARD'S CROSSING'S TEMPLE AND ACCEPTED A PROFESSORSHIP AT WINDEMERE COLLEGE. THE BODY OF AN ENGLISH PROFESSOR IS FOUND IN A SNOWDRIFT. HEART ATTACK? RABBI SMALL THINKS NOT, FOR A MAN AS SUBLIMELY SELF-INTERESTED AS PROFESSOR KENT MUST HAVE RACKED UP MANY A GRUDGE. AND, AS USUAL, THE RABBI IS RIGHT. © 1996
EN4 6618 ALAN JAY LERNER JABLONSKI, EDWARD JAMES BRENNAN JABLONSKI CHRONICLES THE LIFE AND CAREER OF THE NOTED LYRICIST AND SCREENWRITER ALAN JAY LERNER (1918-1986). LERNER HITS INCLUDE 'BRIGADOON,' 'PAINT YOUR WAGON,' MY FAIR LADY' AND THE MOVIE 'GIGI'. LERNER'S MOST IMPORTANT COLLABORATOR WAS FREDERICK LOEWE; BUT LATER HE WORKED WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN, BURTON LANE AND ANDRE PREVIN. © 1996
EN4 6620 HANG TIME CHAFETS, ZEV HARRY SMALL  DETROIT PISTONS COACH DAWKINS AND PLAYERS HOLLIMAN AND BANNION ARE MISTAKENLY IDENTIFIED AS MEMBERS OF A ZIONIST CONTINGENT AND ABDUCTED BY A TERRORIST GROUP. HOLLIMAN'S BROTHER, A FORMER COP, FLIES TO ISRAEL TO WORK OUT A PLAN TO FREE THE HOSTAGES. © 1996
EN4 6621 PRAYERS FOR THE DEAD KELLERMAN, FAYE ELLEN WERTHEIM WHEN CELEBRATED HEART SURGEON AZOR SPARKS IS MURDERED, LIEUTENANT PETER DECKER AND HIS TEAM OF DETECTIVES WORK OVERTIME TO UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY. THE DEEPER THEY PROBE, THE MORE MURKY THE CASE GROWS. TO FURTHER COMPLICATE THE INVESTIGATION, OLD SECRETS ARE RESURRECTED. © 1998
EN4 6622 JEW IN THE LOTUS A POET'S REDISCOVERY OF JEWISH IDENTITY IN BUDDHIST INDIA KAMENETZ, ROGER BETTY SMITH  KAMENETZ, A POET AND PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH, ACCOMPANIED A GROUP OF EIGHT JEWISH LEADERS TO DHARAMIN IN OCTOBER 1990 FOR AN INTERFAITH EXCHANGE WITH THE DALAI LAMA AND OTHER TIBETAN BUDDHIST LEADERS. INSPIRED BY THE ENCOUNTER BOTH AS A HUMAN BEING AND AS A JEW, HE DRAWS INTERESTING PARALLELS BETWEEN THE TWO FAITHS. © 1995
EN4 6626 AM I A MURDERER? TESTAMENT OF A JEWISH GHETTO POLICEMAN PERECHODNIK, CALEL MARTIN WALDMAN HOPING HIS UNIFORM WOULD PROTECT HIS FAMILY, 27-YEAR-OLD AGRONOMIST PERECHODNIK JOINED THE GHETTO POLICE DURING WORLD WAR II ONLY TO FIND HIMSELF PARTICIPATING IN THE AUGUST 1941 EXTERMINATION OF THE JEWS, INCLUDING HIS FAMILY. HE COMMITTED SUICIDE IN 1944, BUT LEFT THIS DISTURBING MEMOIR FOR OTHERS TO READ.
EN4 6627 ALL FOR THE BOSS THE LIFE AND IMPACT OF YAAKOV YOSEF HERMAN SHAIN, RUCHOMA MARK YOHALEM THE STORY OF A MAN WHO, IN THE COMPLEXITY OF THE NEW WORLD, CHOSE TO ADHERE TO HIS AGE-OLD RELIGION. OUT OF HIS LOVE FOR TORAH, HE BECAME A GREAT EDUCATOR AND INFECTED OTHERS WITH HIS DEDICATION AND ENTHUSIASM. © 1984
EN4 6628 MANNY ROSEN, ISAAC MELVIN DAVIS ROSEN'S DEBUT NOVEL IS A COMING-OF-AGE TALE. REBELLIOUS 16-YEAR-OLD JOSH LIPKIN HAS RUN AWAY FROM HIS DYSFUNCTIONAL JEWISH FAMILY, BUT SEEKS HUMAN CONTACT BY SNEAKING INTO NURSING HOMES AND BEFRIENDING OCTOGENARIANS. HE FINDS A SOUL MATE IN A WOMAN TWICE HIS AGE. BOTH ARE SEEKERS AND GO ON THE ROAD TOGETHER. © 1996
EN4 6629 SMALL MIRACLES (VOLUMES I & II) EXTRAORDINARY COINCIDENCES FROM EVERYDAY LIFE HALBERSTAM, YITTA; LEVENTHAL, JUDITH JANET KALISH A COLLECTION OF OVER SIXTY STORIES THAT ARE MOVING, HEARTWARMING AND INSPIRATIONAL. THESE UNUSUAL COINCIDENCES, OFTEN CONTAINING MORAL, PROFOUND, AND EVEN DIVINE MESSAGES, DRAW US OUT OF THE ORDINARINESS OF EVERYDAY LIFE. © 1997
EN4 6630 HISTORY: A NOVEL MORANTE, ELSA RITA LEVINE  TRANSLATED FROM THE ITALIAN, THIS IS MORANTE'S MASTERPIECE ABOUT THE EXPERIENCES OF ORDINARY ITALIANS IN WORLD WAR II. THROUGH HER CHARACTERS' LIVES MORANTE LINKS THE HISTORY OF THE WAR AND THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD CONVEYING THEIR DAY-TO-DAY EXPERIENCES IN A POWERFUL WAY. THIS IS WRITING ON A COSMIC LEVEL. © 1977
EN4 6633 ESSENTIAL MAIMONIDES FINKEL, AVRAHAM YAAKOV, ED. DOROTHY AXELROTH A COLLECTION OF FIVE DISCOURSES AND LETTERS BY MAIMONIDES. TOGETHER THEY COMPRISE, IN CAPSULE FORM, THE FULL RANGE OF MAIMONIDES'S VIEWS ON GOD, TORAH, MAN, AND THE WORLD. © 1996
EN4 6634 E.M.E.T.T. A STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO EMOTIONAL MATURITY ESTABLISHED THRU TORAH ADAHAN, MIRIAM RITA FEDER   AN ORIGINAL AND SUCCESSFUL TORAH METHOD OF COPING WITH ADVERSITY AND TAPPING OUR POTENTIAL FOR JOY AND UNDERSTANDING. © 1987
EN4 6639 CYNTHIA OZICK READER KAUVAR, ELAINE M., ED. RABBI KAREN KAPLAN A COLLECTION OF POEMS, STORIES, AND ESSAYS BY THE DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN WRITER. © 1996
EN4 6640 PICTURING THE WRECK SHAPIRO, DANI TANYA SHERMAN AS A RESULT OF A DESTRUCTIVE AFFAIR WITH A PATIENT 30 YEARS AGO, AGING PSYCHOANALYST SOLOMON GROSSMAN LOST BOTH A PRESTIGIOUS JOB AND HIS FAMILY. GROSSMAN RECOGNIZES HIS LONG-LOST SON ON A TV BROADCAST AND THE RESULTING REUNION BETWEEN FATHER AND SON IS AWKWARD, YET MOVING AND INSIGHTFUL. © 1996 
EN4 6648 SWIMMING ACROSS THE HUDSON HENKIN, JOSHUA DAVID THOMPSON WHEN BEN SUSKIND, ADOPTED AND RAISED AS A JEW, MEETS HIS GENTILE BIRTH MOTHER, HIS ABSORPTION IN THE HISTORY OF HIS BIOLOGICAL FAMILY THREATENS THE RELATIONSHIP WITH HIS ADOPTIVE PARENTS. UNABLE TO MOVE FORWARD, BEN GRADUALLY COMES TO UNDERSTAND THAT HE CAN BE A LEGITIMATE JEW WITHOUT RECOURSE TO THE OLD TESTAMENT. © 1997
EN4 6649 DON'T CALL IT NIGHT OZ, AMOS TAMIR THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THEO AND HIS YOUNGER LOVER NO'A IS STARTING TO WEAR THIN. THEN ONE OF NO'A'S STUDENTS DIES, APPARENTLY OF A DRUG OVERDOSE, AND THE BEREAVED FATHER ARRIVES TO OPEN A DRUG REHABILITATION CLINIC, PUTTING NO'A IN CHARGE. OZ EXAMINES THE IMPACT OF NO'A'S NEW JOB ON HER LOVE RELATIONSHIP. © 1996
EN4 6651 VARIOUS POSITIONS A LIFE OF LEONARD COHEN NADEL, IRA B. JAMES BRENNAN AN AUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY OF THE CANADIAN SINGER/SONGWRITER, POET AND NOVELIST. THE AUTHOR IS A BOOK REVIEWER FOR THE CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION AND PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITAIN. © 1996
EN4 6653 OPEN HEART YEHOSHUA, A. B. TAMIR DURING A TRIP TO INDIA TO TREAT THE HOSPITAL DIRECTOR'S DAUGHTER, DR. BENJAMIN RUBIN FALLS IN LOVE WITH THE DIRECTOR'S WIFE.  A NOVEL BY THE DISTINGUISHED ISRAELI NOVELIST ABOUT THE SEARCH FOR EMOTIONAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL MEANING. © 1996
EN4 6654 JERICHO FILES GOLD, ALAN PAUL KRAM    WHEN HER GRANDFATHER IS MURDERED SHORTLY AFTER GIVING HER AN OLD PHOTOGRAPH, LAWYER MIRIAM DAVIS AND HER JOURNALIST LOVER PAUL SINCLAIR UNEARTH A WORLDWIDE WEB OF TERRORISM UNKNOWN EVEN TO THE MOSSAD. THEIR DISCOVERY: A DECADES-OLD KGB PLOT THAT REACHES INTO THE HIGHEST LEVELS OF THE ISRAELI GOVERNMENT. © 1993
EN4 6655 ACTUAL BELLOW, SAUL DAVID THOMPSON HARRY TRELLMAN'S PARENTS CONSIGNED HIM TO AN ORPHANAGE AND SHADY BUSINESS DEALINGS KEPT HIM IN THE THIRD WORLD FOR MOST OF HIS ADULTHOOD. MEANWHILE, HIS HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEART HAS GROWN OLD IN THE ARMS OF OTHER MEN, NOW IN MIDDLE AGE, HARRY HAS RETURNED TO THE CHICAGO OF HIS YOUTH TO RECOVER WHAT HE CAN OF THE LIFE HE HAS MISSED. © 1997
EN4 6656 LAWS OF RETURN STRACHER, CAMERON JEAN BASS    STRACHER'S DEBUT NOVEL PUTS A NEW TWIST ON THE STORY OF THE WANDERING JEW. AT ITS HEART, 'THE LAWS OF RETURN' IS A ROMANTIC AND HUMOROUS EXPLORATION OF THE AMBIVALENCE MANY OF US FEEL TOWARD THE ROLE RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY PLAY IN OUR LIVES. © 1996
EN4 6659 HISTORY AND VARIETIES OF JEWISH MEDITATION VERMAN, MARK EVA YARETT   VERMAN COMBINES HISTORY AND PRACTICES AS HE EXAMINES THE DIVERSITY OF JEWISH MEDITATION PRACTICES IN GREAT DEPTH, BEGINNING WITH ITS ROOTS IN ANCIENT ISRAEL. © 1996
EN4 6660 AARON SPELLING A PRIME TIME LIFE SPELLING, AARON; GRAHAM, JEFFERSON JEAN EIFERT  THE SON OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS WHO SETTLED IN DALLAS, SPELLING GREW UP SPINNING YARNS AND HONING STORY SKILLS THAT EVENTUALLY LED HIM FROM THE EARLY DAYS OF TV PRODUCTION TO THE TOP OF THE INDUSTRY. IN THIS MEMOIR, HE AVOIDS THE USUAL GOSSIP AND FOCUSES ON FAMILY, FRIENDS, AND HIS OWN "FANTASY ISLAND" LIFESTYLE. © 1996
EN4 6662 SUNSET DETECTIVES WEISS, HERMAN ELYSE WEISBERG WHEN A LOCAL SHERIFF CONSULTS TWO RETIRED NYPD DETECTIVES ON A MURDER CASE, THEY FIND THE TEMPTATION TO INVESTIGATE ON THEIR OWN TOO HARD TO RESIST. SUDDENLY CHELSEA AND NOVICK ARE IN OVER THEIR HEADS ON A CONSPIRACY OF INTERNATIONAL PROPORTIONS. A SERIAL KILLER IS ON THE LOOSE. AND HE'S TARGETING HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS. © 1996
EN4 6665 ONE-WAY TICKET ZINIK, ZINOVY SHARON SPENSER ZINIK, WHO LEFT RUSSIA IN 1975, CRAFTS EIGHT STORIES DEPICTING THE PLIGHT OF EMIGRES AS THEY ENDURE THEIR SOLITUDE AND TRY TO CREATE NEW LIVES AND NEW SELVES. © 1995
EN4 6666 FROM JERUSALEM TO THE EDGE OF HEAVEN ELON, ARI RAYMA FELDMAN LOADED WITH STORIES FROM THE RECENT HISTORY OF JERUSALEM AND THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN CONFLICT, THIS IS A BOOK ABOUT A PANORAMA OF JERUSALEMS BOTH HISTORIC AND MYTHIC.
EN4 6667 ECHOES OF GLORY WEIN, BEREL JEROME BROOKMAN RABBI WEIN OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE OVERVIEW OF JEWISH HISTORY FROM THE SECOND COMMONWEALTH THROUGH 750 C.E. © 1995
EN4 6668 LOVE AND GARBAGE KLIMA, IVAN JEANNE LINDEN THE NARRATOR OF THIS NOVEL, SET IN COMMUNIST CZECHOSLOVAKIA, HAS BEEN DEMOTED TO BEING A GARBAGE COLLECTOR BECAUSE OF HIS IRREVERENT ATTITUDE TO THE AUTHORITIES. THE NOVEL IS WRITTEN IN THE FORM OF A COMPLAINT ABOUT THE GARBAGE, BOTH PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL, WHICH THE PROTAGONIST MUST ENDURE. © 1990
EN4 6669 GATES OF NOVEMBER CHRONICLES OF THE SLEPAK FAMILY POTOK, CHAIM SYLVIA JACOBS FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE CHOSEN, THE TUMULTUOUS TRUE CHRONICLE OF A JEWISH FATHER AND SON IN THE SOVIET UNION: THE FATHER AN INFLEXIBLE OLD-GUARD BOLSHEVIK; THE SON A 'REFUSNIK' HERO PERSECUTED FOR 18 YEARS FOR ATTEMPTING TO LEAVE RUSSIA. © 1996
EN4 6675 LILY WHITE ISAACS, SUSAN ARLYNN GREENAUM MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR MEETS NANCY DREW IN ISAACS'S LATEST BOOK, A BLEND OF SATIRE AND PSYCHOLOGICAL THRILLER. LILY WHITE NEE LILY ROSE WEISS MOVES BETWEEN THE LONG ISLAND JEWS, INCLUDING HER PARENTS, WHO ARE TRYING TO FIT INTO WASP SOCIETY; AND THE UNSAVORY CHARACTERS SHE SOMETIMES MUST DEFEND AS A SUCCESSFUL TRIAL LAWYER. © 1996
EN4 6676 LOVE INVENTS US BLOOM, AMY SANDRA CAREY THIS FIRST NOVEL CHRONICLES A YOUNG GIRL'S JOURNEY INTO ADULTHOOD AND HER SEARCH FOR LOVE AND ACCEPTANCE. ELIZABETH TAUBE IS A CHUBBY, LONELY NEGLECTED CHILD WHO BEGINS TO FIND COMFORT IN ALL THE WRONG PLACES UNTIL, AT 16, SHE MEETS HUDDIE LESTER. A TRUE LOVE STORY, MINUS ALL THE SUGAR COATING. © 1997
EN4 6680 QUARRY GROSSINGER, HARVEY AUDREY FLAMBERG GROSSINGER'S FLANNERY O'CONNOR AWARD-WINNING COLLECTION OF FIVE STORIES AND ONE SHORT NOVELLA FOCUSES ON JEWISH FAMILIES, FATHER-AND-SON RELATIONSHIPS, AND THE VICISSITUDES OF LIFE. © 1997
EN4 6683 MOE BERG THE SPY BEHIND HOME PLATE GREY, VIVIAN MARCI GORDON A MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL PLAYER FLUENT IN NINE LANGUAGES, AN IVY LEAGUE SCHOLAR, AND AN ATTORNEY, MOE BERG LED A LIFE OF MYSTERY AND INTRIGUE AS A TOP-SECRET SPY WHO HELPED THE UNITED STATES WITH THE RACE AGAINST GERMANY TO BUILD THE DREADED ATOMIC BOMB. AFTER WW II, BERG FOCUSED HIS ACTIVITIES ON THE SOVIET UNION. © 1997
EN4 6684 GOSSIP THE POWER OF THE WORD WYLEN, STEPHEN M. HAROLD SIEGELL RABBI WYLEN ADDRESSES THE REASONS WHY PEOPLE PERSIST IN PATTERNS OF SPEECH THAT DISRUPT RELATIONSHIPS, CAUSE UNHAPPINESS AND EVEN ENDANGER LIVES. USING EXAMPLES, WYLEN ANALYZES THE TALE BEARING, FALSE JUDGMENT, UNTRUTHS, REVENGE, AND EVEN DANGERS OF FAVORABLE JUDGMENT CONTAINED IN ORDINARY DISCOURSE. © 1993
EN4 6689 AMERICAN PASTORAL ROTH, PHILIP MARILYN BECK ROTH RECREATES THE CONFLICTS AND VIOLENT TRANSITIONS OF THE 1960S. HE PORTRAYS HOW THE INNOCENCE OF ONE MAN, SWEDE LEVOV, IS SWEPT AWAY BY THE TIMES. EVERYTHING INDUSTRIOUSLY CREATED BY LEVOV'S FAMILY IN AMERICA OVER THREE GENERATIONS IS LEFT IN A SHAMBLES BY THE EXPLOSION OF A BOMB IN HIS OWN BACKYARD. ©  1997
EN4 6690 FLOWERS IN THE BLOOD COURTER, GAY MIRIAM ALIMONOS BEAUTIFUL DINAH SASSOON, DAUGHTER OF AN AFFLUENT OPIUM TRADER AND PILLAR OF CALCUTTA'S TIGHT-KNIT JEWISH COMMUNITY, SEES HER PRIVILEGED FUTURE DESTROYED WHEN HER MOTHER IS MYSTERIOUSLY MURDERED. THIS TRAGIC EVENT LEAVES DINAH DISHONORED AND VIRTUALLY UNMARRIAGEABLE, UNTIL EDWIN SALE SPARKS HER INDOMITABLE SPIRIT AND AMBITION. ©  1990
EN4 6694 ROTHCHILDS A FAMILY PORTRAIT MORTON, FREDERIC RITA LEVINE  AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT OF A JEWISH FAMILY WHOSE HUMBLE BEGINNINGS IN FRANKFURT'S CROWDED JEW STREET EVENTUALLY EVOLVED INTO A HUGE FINANCIAL EMPIRE. ©  1961
EN4 6695 REBBETZIN GRUNFELD DANSKY, MIRIAM AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN DR. JUDITH GRUNFELD WAS A YOUNG EDUCATOR IN FRANKFURT, GERMANY, WHEN SHE RECEIVED A SUMMONS FROM POLAND TO BECOME A COLLEAGUE OF SARAH SCHENIRER, THE LEGENDARY FOUNDER OF THE BAIS YAAKOV MOVEMENT. JUDITH GRUNFELD BECAME AN INFLUENTIAL ROLE MODEL FOR ORTHODOX JEWISH WOMEN. ©  1994
EN4 6696 LIVING HISTORY A MEMOIR HERZOG, CHAIM JAMES SPECTOR BORN IN BELFAST IN 1918, HERZOG MOVED WITH HIS FAMILY TO PALESTINE IN 1935. HE FOUGHT IN ISRAEL'S WAR OF INDEPENDENCE AND, AS DIRECTOR OF ISRAEL'S MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, MOLDED IT INTO ONE OF THE BEST AGENCIES OF ITS KIND. AS PRESIDENT (1983-1993), HERZOG WORKED TO FORGE A COALITION GOVERNMENT AND RESOLVE SOCIAL PROBLEMS. © 1996
EN4 6700 UNTIL THE MASHIACH THE LIFE OF RABBI NACHMAN KAPLAN, ARYEH, RABBI LILLIAN LUX  ARYEH KAPLAN'S BIOGRAPHY OF RABBI NACHMAN IS THE FRUIT OF METICULOUS RESEARCH INTO ALL THE SURVIVING SOURCE MATERIAL, INCLUDING THE ORAL TRADITION OF THE BRESLOVER CHASIDIM THEMSELVES. THE WORK IS ACCOMPANIED BY A RICH ARRAY OF SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL COVERING RABBI NACHMAN'S FAMILY AND OTHER KEY PERSONAGES IN HIS LIFE AND PERIOD. © 1985
EN4 6701 PRESIDENT'S DAUGHTER HIGGINS, JACK AUDREY FLAMBERG IN HIGGINS'S LATEST THRILLER, SEAN DILLON, EX-IRA AND EX-PLO OPERATIVE NOW WITH BRITISH INTELLIGENCE, FINDS HIMSELF WORKING ON BEHALF ON THE U.S. PRESIDENT. A JEWISH EXTREMIST HAS THREATENED TO KILL PRESIDENT CAZALET'S ILLEGITIMATE DAUGHTER IF CAZALET DOESN'T AUTHORIZE BOMBING ATTACKS AGAINST IRAN, IRAQ AND SYRIA. © 1997
EN4 6702 SNOW IN AUGUST HAMILL, PETE GUY LEBOW    IN BROOKLYN IN 1947, 11-YEAR-OLD MICHAEL DEVLIN MAKES THE ACQUAINTANCE OF A NEWLY EMIGRATED ORTHODOX RABBI. IN EXCHANGE FOR LESSONS IN ENGLISH AND BASEBALL, RABBI HIRSCH TEACHES MICHAEL YIDDISH AND MYSTERIES OF THE KABBALAH. SOON, THOUGH, ANTI-SEMITISM APPEARS IN THE FORM OF A GANG OF TOUGHS THAT IT SEEMS ONLY A GOLEM CAN STOP. © 1998
EN4 6703 POLITICS OF MEMORY THE PATH OF A HOLOCAUST HISTORIAN HILBERG, RAUL ROBERT MESARD IN THIS DEFENSIVE, DRYLY WRITTEN, SOMETIMES ACRIMONIOUS MEMOIR, HILBERG SETTLES SCORES WITH HIS OPPONENTS, NOTABLY HOLOCAUST HISTORIAN LUCY DAWIDOWICZ, AND DISTANCES HIMSELF FROM HANNAH ARENDT. HE RELIVES PERSONAL MOMENTS OF INTENSE DRAMA, INCLUDING HIS ESCAPE FROM AUSTRIA IN 1939 AND HIS RETURN TO MUNICH AS AN AMERICAN SOLDIER AT WAR'S END. © 1996
EN4 6705 FOUR PERFECT PEBBLES A HOLOCAUST STORY PERL, LILA; BLUMENTHAL LAZAR, MARIAN ADELE BORDEN MARIAN BLUMENTHAL WAS NOT QUITE FIVE YEARS OLD WHEN HER FAMILY FLED GERMANY FOR THE RELATIVE SAFETY OF HOLLAND. THEY HAD VISAS FOR THE U.S., BUT THE NAZIS INVADED HOLLAND BEFORE THEY COULD BE USED. THE BLUMENTHALS WERE SENT TO THE "FAMILY CAMP" AT BERGEN-BELSEN, WHERE THEY REMAINED UNTIL THEY WERE LIBERATED AT THE END OF THE WAR. © 1996
EN4 6706 JEWISH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY 26 ESSAYS WRITTEN TO HONOR THE OCCASION OF THE 70TH BIRTHDAY... HOFFMAN, LAWRENCE A; WOLFF, ARNOLD J LYNN KARPO, CANTOR OF RABBI EUGENE B. BOROWITZ: RABBIS HOFFMAN AND WOLFF EDITED THIS COLLECTION, WRITTEN BY OLD CLASSMATES WITH WHOM RABBI BOROWITZ HAS LONG REMAINED IN DIALOGUE, AND STUDENTS OLD AND NEW, WHO HAVE CONTINUED TO BE IN TOUCH WITH HIS THINKING, OFTEN THROUGH POST-GRADUATE SEMINARS THAT THE NEW YORK CAMPUS OF THE HEBREW UNION COLLEGE OPERATES FOR ITS ALUMNI. ©  1997
EN4 6707 RESCUE OF MEMORY SUCHER, CHERYL PEARL MARJORIE RAPPOPORT THE DAUGHTER OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS, RACHAEL WALLFISH IS RAISED IN A COMFORTABLE BUT ALMOST STIFLING ENVIRONMENT FILLED WITH FAMILY STORIES OF WARTIME ATROCITIES. TWENTY YEARS LATER, RACHAEL, NOW A SUCCESSFUL FILM PRODUCER, STRUGGLES WITH THE TENSIONS IN HER LIFE IN AN EFFORT TO DEFINE HER SENSE OF SELF. © 1997
EN4 6708 GUIDED TOURS OF HELL PROSE, FRANCINE JEREMY HANDELMAN PROSE CREATES DIFFERENT VERSIONS OF HELL ON EARTH IN THESE TWO NOVELLAS. THE FIRST DEALS WITH A PLAYWRIGHT WHOSE IRRATIONAL JEALOUSY LEADS TO DISASTER ON A TOUR OF A CONCENTRATION CAMP. IN THE SECOND, A YOUNG WRITER IN PARIS, MISERABLE WITHOUT HER EDITOR/LOVER, MUST DEAL WITH HER UNHEALTHY OBSESSION WITH HIM WHEN HE TAKES HER ON A "DEATH TOUR OF PARIS."
EN4 6709 POMEGRANATE PENDANT WAYSMAN, DVORA SILVIA HORENSTEIN THIS STIRRING SAGA SET AGAINST A BACKDROP OF THE OLD YISHUV, SPANS FOUR GENERATIONS OF A FAMILY OF YEMENITE GOLDSMITHS AT THE VORTEX OF HISTORY IN ERETZ YISROEL. THEIR TRAGEDIES, TRIUMPHS, SORROWS AND JOYS, AND THE HEROINE'S PROFOUND LOVE FOR THE HOLY CITY, CREATE AN IMAGE OF AN ANCIENT LAND RISING FROM SLUMBER TO SPLENDOR. © 1995
EN4 6710 NATURE OF BLOOD PHILLIPS, CARYL SANDRA CAREY PHILLIPS DEVIATES FROM HIS USUAL THEMES OF HOMELESSNESS AND RACISM TO DEAL WITH AN UNEXPECTED SUBJECT - THE HOLOCAUST. EVA'S ACCOUNT OF HER HOLOCAUST EXPERIENCES IS INTERCUT WITH TWO WILDLY DISCONTINUOUS NARRATIVES: A RETELLING OF OTHELLO AND AN ACCOUNT OF THE 15TH-CENTURY PERSECUTION OF THE JEWS OF THE ITALIAN CITY PORTOBUFFOLE. © 1997
EN4 6714 SHAKESPEARE AND THE JEWS SHAPIRO, JAMES BARBARA JUSTER DRAWING ON ELIZABETHAN DIARIES, TRAVEL NARRATIVES, PROFESSIONS OF FAITH, SERMONS, POLITICAL TRACTS, AND PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES, SHAPIRO EXPLORES QUESTIONS ABOUT JEWS THAT PREOCCUPIED ENGLAND DURING THAT ERA. HE SHOWS HOW ELIZABETHANS IMAGINED JEWS TO BE UTTERLY DIFFERENT FROM THEMSELVES IN RELIGION, RACE, AND EVEN SEXUALITY. © 1996
EN4 6715 PUTTERMESSER PAPERS OZICK, CYNTHIA ARLYNN GREEN RUTH PUTTERMESSER FINDS HERSELF MIRED IN THE LOWEST CIRCLES OF CITY BUREAUCRACY. HER LOVE LIFE IS HOPELESS. STILL, SHE TURNS OUT TO BE THE BEST MAYOR NEW YORK CITY HAS EVER ELECTED. BUT THE IMPACT OF GETTING EXACTLY WHAT YOU WANT AND THEN LOSING IT PLAYS ITSELF OUT IN A DRAMATIC AND SURPRISING FASHION. © 1997
EN4 6720 101 CLASSIC JEWISH JOKES JEWISH HUMOR FROM GROUCHO MARX TO JERRY SEINFELD MENCHIN, ROBERT MARTY GERBER FROM THE BORSCHT BELT 'SHTICK' OF RODNEY DANGERFIELD TO THE URBANE WIT OF JERRY SEINFELD, JEWISH HUMOR HAS HAD AN ENORMOUS INFLUENCE ON MODERN COMEDY. MENCHIN, A NATIONALLY SYNDICATED COLUMNIST, HAS COMPILED A SELECTION OF SOME OF THE BEST-KNOWN JEWISH JOKES 
EN4 6721 INDEPENDENT WOMAN FAST, HOWARD LESLIE CARROLL FAST, NOW OVER 80, THOUGHT HE HAD CONCLUDED HIS POPULAR IMMIGRANT FAMILY SAGA IN 1985. THEN HIS WIFE, SAID TO BE THE INSPIRATION FOR HIS HEROINE, BARBARA LAVETTE, DIED, AND FAST HAS NOW RETURNED FOR ONE FINAL INSTALLMENT TO BRING BARBARA'S LIFE, TOO, TO A FICTIONAL CONCLUSION. © 1997
EN4 6723 ALL RIVERS RUN TO THE SEA MEMOIRS WIESEL, ELIE BARI SNIDER  IN ELIE WIESEL'S UNFORGETTABLE MEMOIR, WE SEE HIM AS A CHILD TORN FROM A TRADITIONAL AND LOVING JEWISH FAMILY AND DRAGGED THROUGH THE HORRORS OF THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS. AFTER THE WAR, AS A PARIS-BASED JOURNALIST, WIESEL DISCOVERED HIS CALLING: TO TESTIFY ABOUT NAZI GENOCIDE, THUS JUSTIFYING HIS OWN SURVIVAL. © 1995
EN4 6725 I HAVE LIVED A THOUSAND YEARS GROWING UP IN THE HOLOCAUST BITTON-JACKSON, LIVIA ROSE SPANIER BITTON-JACKSON WAS 13 WHEN THE NAZIS FORCED HER AND HER FAMILY INTO A JEWISH GHETTO AND THEN SENT THEM TO AUSCHWITZ WHERE THEY WERE LIBERATED AFTER A YEAR. THE AUTHOR BRINGS AN ARTIST'S RECALL TO CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES WHICH ARE ALL THE MORE BRUTAL, FRANK AND TERRIFYING BECAUSE HER OBSERVATIONS ARE PERSONAL AND IMMEDIATE. © 1998
EN4 6726 DO UNTO OTHERS HOW GOOD DEEDS CAN CHANGE YOUR LIFE TWERSKI, ABRAHAM J., M.D., RABBI SARENE MEYERS DO UNTO OTHERS IS A COMBINATION OF THE TWO TEACHING TRADITIONS THAT HAVE DEFINED DR. TWERSKI'S LIFE, A CULMINATION OF HIS EXPERIENCES AS A PSYCHIATRIST AND RABBI. THE ENTRIES WITHIN THE BOOK INCLUDE STORIES HE'S WITNESSED FIRSTHAND, PLUS AWE-INSPIRING STORIES FROM CHASSIDIC AND OTHER FOLKLORE. © 1997
EN4 6728 EUROPA, EUROPA PEREL, SOLOMON HARRY SMALL  PEREL'S MEMOIR, DRAMATIZED IN A FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DEALS WITH THE YEARS THE AUTHOR SPENT HIDING HIS JEWISH IDENTITY. THROUGH A QUIRK OF FATE, THE AUTHOR WAS ABLE TO ASSUME THE IDENTITY OF A RACIALLY PURE GERMAN UNTIL THE WAR ENDED. PEREL WAS LATER REUNITED WITH HIS BROTHER AND FOUGHT WITH THE ISRAELI ARMY. © 1997
EN4 6729 IRA GERSHWIN THE ART OF THE LYRICIST FURIA, PHILIP HARRY SMALL  IN THIS PORTRAIT OF THE OLDER AND LESS FLAMBOYANT OF THE GERSHWIN BROTHERS, PHILIP FURIA ILLUMINATES THE CRAFT BEHIND GERSHWIN'S REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENTS TO REVEAL HOW THE LYRICIST TOOK THE EVERYDAY SPEECH OF AMERICANS AND MADE IT SING. © 1997
EN4 6731 MITZVOT AS SPIRITUAL PRACTICES A JEWISH GUIDEBOOK FOR THE SOUL CHASIN, ESTHER G. BOBBY DOR    BASED ON ESTHER CHASIN'S POPULAR 'LA'ASOT' (TO DO) COURSES, THIS BOOK USES THE MYSTICAL TEACHINGS OF JUDAISM AND THE SPIRITUAL POTENTIAL OF MITZVOT AS TECHNIQUES TO HELP THE READER BECOME MORE SELF-AWARE, CONFRONT UNWANTED PERSONALITY CHARACTERISTICS, AND REPLACE THEM WITH POSITIVE QUALITIES FOR GREATER PERSONAL HARMONY. © 1997
EN4 6734 GENESIS THE BEGINNING OF DESIRE ZORNBERG, AVIVA GOTTLIEB BEATRICE DAVIS ZORNBERG REANIMATES THE ANCIENT CHARACTERS OF THE BIBLE. A TEACHER OF BIBLE AND CAMBRIDGE SCHOLAR, SHE DRAWS UPON HER BACKGROUND IN LITERATURE TO CREATE A SYNTHESIS OF BIBLICAL, MIDRASHIC AND LITERARY ANALYSIS. © 1995
EN4 6735 RUBY OF COCHIN AN INDIAN JEWISH WOMAN REMEMBERS DANIEL, RUBY; JOHNSON, BARBARA C. ELLEN WERTHEIM THIS IS THE FIRST BOOK WRITTEN BY A JEWISH WOMAN FROM COCHIN. IT IS A RICH DESCRIPTION OF JEWISH LIFE IN THIS EXOTIC CULTURE, SPANNING MANY CENTURIES. THIS IS TRULY A HISTORY OF THE JEWS OF COCHIN FROM THE EARLIEST SETTLEMENT UNTIL TODAY, WHEN A DYING COCHIN COMMUNITY IS FINDING NEW LIFE IN ISRAEL. © 1995
EN4 6738 TALES OUT OF SHUL THE UNORTHODOX JOURNAL OF AN ORTHODOX RABBI FELDMAN, EMANUEL GINGER RICH  THIS JOURNAL TAKES US ON A VIVID AND UNFORGETTABLE TOUR OF FORTY YEARS IN ONE OF THE MOST SUCCESSFUL CAREERS IN THE AMERICAN RABBINATE, AS RABBI FELDMAN RECORDS HIS ACHIEVEMENTS AND DEFEATS, HIS HOPES AND DISAPPOINTMENTS. HIS INSIGHTS INTO HUMAN NATURE AND CONTEMPORARY JEWISH HISTORY ARE PERCEPTIVE AND WITTY. © 1997
EN4 6740 CLIMBING THE MOUNTAIN MY SEARCH FOR MEANING DOUGLAS, KIRK GUY LEBOW    THE RENOWNED ACTOR SHARES AN INTIMATE ACCOUNT OF HIS COURAGEOUS FIGHT TO RECOVER FROM A STROKE THAT LEFT HIM UNABLE TO SPEAK. IT IS ALSO THE STORY OF THE SEARCH FOR HIS ROOTS AND HIS LONG JOURNEY OF SELF-DISCOVERY, A QUEST NOT ONLY FOR THE MEANING OF LIFE AND HIS OWN RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD, BUT FOR HIS OWN IDENTITY AS A JEW. © 1997
EN4 6744 WISE WORDS JEWISH THOUGHTS AND STORIES THROUGH THE AGES GRIBETZ, JESSICA, ED. SARENE MEYERS A COLLECTION OF APHORISMS AND POETRY FROM THE BIBLE, THE TALMUD, HASIDIC TALES AND CONTEMPORARY HUMOR AND LITERATURE-WITH A SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON THE ALL-TOO-OFTEN FORGOTTEN VOICES OF WOMEN. OFTEN JOYOUS, OCCASIONALLY TRAGIC, THE MATERIAL IS DIVIDED BY MAJOR 
EN4 6745 AND RACHEL WAS HIS WIFE ANONYMOUS MERRILL PAM COOPER THIS HISTORICAL NOVEL FOCUSES ON THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE GREAT TALMUDIC SAGE RABBI AKIVA, AS RELATED BY A FRIEND OF HIS WIFE, RACHEL, WHO LEFT HER WEALTHY CHILDHOOD BEHIND TO MARRY THE PENNILESS SCHOLAR AND ENCOURAGED HIM IN HIS STUDIES. © 1990
EN4 6747 GOD AND THE BIG BANG DISCOVERING HARMONY BETWEEN SCIENCE AND SPIRITUALITY MATT, DANIEL C. MARK YOHALEM DRAWING ON THE INSIGHTS OF PHYSICS AND JEWISH MYSTICISM, MATT UNCOVERS THE SENSE OF WONDER THAT CONNECTS US WITH THE UNIVERSE AND GOD. HE SHOWS PARALLELS BETWEEN MODERN COSMOLOGY AND ANCIENT JEWISH KABBALAH AND DEMONSTRATES HOW SCIENCE AND RELIGION TOGETHER CAN ENRICH OUR SPIRITUAL UNDERSTANDING. © 1996
EN4 6750 ON BEING FREE STEINSALTZ, ADIN SARENE MEYERS TALMUDIC SCHOLAR STEINSALTZ EXPLORES TOPICS RANGING FROM THE NATURE OF JEWISH IDENTITY AND THE CHARACTER OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL TO INTERPRETATION OF THE FIVE MEGILLOT. ALSO INCLUDED ARE TWO INTERVIEWS THAT PROVIDE GLIMPSES INTO THE INTENSITY THAT MARKS THE LIFE AND WORK OF THIS GREAT TEACHER AND RABBI. © 1995
EN4 6752 BENJAMIN'S CROSSING PARINI, JAY MARTIN WALDMAN WALTER BENJAMIN, WHO ESCAPED FROM PARIS JUST AHEAD OF THE NAZI INVASION IN 1940. TOLD LARGELY FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF VARIOUS PEOPLE WHO MADE UP BENJAMIN'S CIRCLE, THE NOVEL DEPICTS HIM AS BRILLIANT BUT TRAGICALLY UNAWARE OF THE WORLD AROUND HIM. © 1997
EN4 6753 FAR EUPHRATES STOLLMAN, ARYEH LEV JAMES M. SPECTOR IN THIS DEBUT NOVEL, STOLLMAN HAS CREATED A PORTRAIT OF THE COMING OF AGE OF A YOUNG MAN'S SOUL. THROUGH THE STORY OF A LONELY BOY THE BOOK QUESTIONS HOW WE CAN FIND MEANING IN A POST HOLOCAUST WORLD; HOW WE DEFINE THE NOTION OF HOME IN OUR MODERN TIME; AND WHAT OUR RESPONSIBILITIES ARE TO OURSELVES AND EACH OTHER. © 1997
EN4 6754 '...AND THESE DAYS OF PURIM' THE MIRACULOUS TURNAROUND AS RECORDED IN TALMUD AND MIDRASH ROTENBERG, SHLOMO, RAV AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THIS SPECIAL EDITION OF THE STORY OF PURIM, EXCERPTED FROM AM OLAM, VOLUME TWO, WITH ITS WEALTH OF DETAIL AND ENLIGHTENING POINTS, OFFERS A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING OF THE STORY OF PURIM. © 1996
EN4 6758 JACOB THE LIAR BECKER, JUREK ADELE BORDEN LIFE FOR JEWS IN THE GHETTO IN 1940 IS GRIMLY OVERSEEN BY THEIR NAZI CAPTORS. BECAUSE JACOB WAS OUT AFTER CURFEW, HE IS BROUGHT BEFORE GERMAN OFFICIALS. HE OVERHEARS A RADIO AND LEARNS THAT LIBERATORS ARE NEAR. THIS NEWS TRANSFIXES THE GHETTO, BUT WHEN JACOB IS ASKED FOR MORE NEWS, HE SUPPLIES INFORMATION THAT IS ONLY IN HIS HEAD. THIS NOVEL WAS MADE INTO A MOTION PICTURE STARRING ROBIN WILLIAMS. © 1990
EN4 6760 HERALD OF DESTINY THE STORY OF THE JEWS IN THE MEDIEVAL ERA - 750-1650 WEIN, BEREL SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE BEREL WEIN HAS WOVEN AN INFORMATIVE AND PROVOCATIVE TAPESTRY OUT OF THE EVENTS OF THE JEWISH MIDDLE AGES. THE SEPHARDIC WORLD AND ASHKENAZIC SOCIETY, THE LONGING FOR ZION AND REDEMPTION, THE INTRIGUES AND PREPOSTEROUS TRUTHS OF HISTORY ARE REPRODUCED AND EXPLAINED. © 1994
EN4 6762 STREISAND EDWARDS, ANNE MARTIN KLEINWALD DESPITE ALL THAT HAS BEEN WRITTEN ABOUT HER, THE REAL BARBRA STREISAND HAS REMAINED ELUSIVE. NOW STREISAND TELLS THE STORY-BEHIND-THE-STORY FOR THE FIRST TIME. WRITTEN BY A HOLLYWOOD INSIDER AND BASED ON MORE THAN 140 OF STREISAND'S FRIENDS, FAMILY, LOVERS, ETC., STREISAND TAKES YOU FROM HER HUMBLE BEGINNINGS TO THE PRESENT. © 1997
EN4 6770 OLD RELIGION MAMET, DAVID DAVID NATALE THIS IS A NOVEL BASED ON A REAL EVENT: THE 1914 TRIAL OF LEO FRANK, A JEWISH FACTORY MANAGER IN GEORGIA FALSELY ACCUSED OF RAPING AND MURDERING A YOUNG SOUTHERN WHITE GIRL. IN AN UNDERLYING POLEMIC, MAMET ALSO DEVELOPS THE THEMES OF JEWISH INSECURITY IN A CHRISTIAN SOCIETY AND THE CONFLICTED PSYCHOLOGY OF ASSIMILATED JEWS. © 1997
EN4 6771 HOMECOMING PLAIN, BELVA MARILYN BECK IT IS A CRISP DECEMBER DAY WHEN ANNETTE BYRNE DROPS FIVE SEALED LETTERS INTO THE MAILBOX. SHORTLY THEREAFTER, WITH THE HOLIDAYS APPROACHING, HER ESTRANGED FAMILY, INTIMATE ENEMIES, WILL BE GATHERED AT HER COUNTRY ESTATE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN YEARS. BUT NOT EVEN ANNETTE'S INDOMITABLE SPIRIT CAN HEAL THE RIFT - UNTIL A TRAGEDY OCCURS. © 1997
EN4 6773 OTHER SIDE OF DECEPTION A ROGUE AGENT EXPOSES THE MOSSAD'S OSTROVSKY, VICTOR DAVID THOMPSON IN AN EXPLOSIVE SEQUEL TO THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER BY WAY OF DECEPTION, A FORMER MOSSAD AGENT TALKS ABOUT HIS CAREER AND THE ROLE OF ISRAEL'S INTELLIGENCE IN WORLD AFFAIRS. © 1995
EN4 6778 UNFINISHED PEOPLE EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS ENCOUNTER AMERICA GAY, RUTH RAYNA FELDMAN GAY WEAVES AN ABSORBING TALE OF THE EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS WHO CAME TO AMERICA DURING THE 40 YEARS THAT BRACKETED THE TURN OF THE CENTURY. SHE COMBINES HISTORY WITH HER OWN REMINISCENCES OF THE 'UNFINISHED JEWS,' MOST OF THEM YOUNG, SINGLE, UNEDUCATED AND UNSKILLED; WHO HAD YET NOT MASTERED THE OLD WORLD BEFORE ENCOUNTERING THE NEW. © 1996
EN4 6780 TRACES FINK, IDA (null) THE 21 STORIES HERE ARE LITTLE MORE THAN VIGNETTES, FINELY OBSERVED DETAILS THAT DELICATELY ILLUSTRATE THE DAILY LIFE OF FINK'S CHARACTERS AS THE EVENTS OF THE HOLOCAUST OVERTAKE THEM. THE 'TRACES' OF THE TITLE ARE THE LITTLE SCRAPS OF INFORMATION THAT REMAIN BEHIND WHEN THE FORCES OF WAR CONSPIRE TO ERASE A HUMAN BEING. © 1997
EN4 6784 STONES FROM THE RIVER HEGI, URSULA TANYA SHERMAN TRUDI MONTAG IS A ZWERG - A DWARF-SHORT, UNDESIRABLE, DIFFERENT, THE VOICE OF ANYONE WHO HAS EVER TRIED TO FIT IN. EVENTUALLY SHE LEARNS THAT BEING DIFFERENT IS A SECRET THAT ALL HUMANS SHARE, FROM HER MOTHER, WHO FLEES INTO MADNESS; TO HER FRIEND GEORG, WHOSE PARENTS PRETEND HE'S A GIRL; TO THE JEWS TRUDI HARBORS IN HER CELLAR. © 1994
EN4 6786 IN THE IMAGE OF GOD A FEMINIST COMMENTARY ON THE TORAH ANTONELLI, JUDITH S. SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE USING CLASSICAL JEWISH SOURCES AS WELL AS SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL FROM HISTORY, ANTHROPOLOGY, SOCIOLOGY, PSYCHOLOGY, ANCIENT RELIGION, AND FEMINIST THEORY, JUDITH ANTONELLI HAS EXAMINED IN DETAIL EVERY WOMAN AND EVERY ISSUE PERTAINING TO WOMEN IN THE TORAH, PARSHAH BY PARSHAH. © 1996
EN4 6787 CITY OF STONE THE HIDDEN HISTORY OF JERUSALEM BENVENISTI, MERON MELVIN J. DAVIS BENVENISTI, A FORMER DEPUTY MAYOR OF JERUSALEM, DESCRIBES THE IMPORTANCE OF JERUSALEM TO JEWS, MUSLIMS, AND CHRISTIANS, AND THE ANCIENT ACRIMONY THAT HAS ARISEN FROM THEIR COMPETING INTERESTS. © 1996
EN4 6788 WHERE LIGHT AND SHADOW MEET SCHINDLER, EMILIE; ROSENBERG, ERIKA JANET KALISH THE WOMAN BEHIND THE MAN BEHIND SCHINDLER'S LIST TELLS HER PART OF THE STORY, FROM HER MARRIAGE TO OSKAR SCHINDLER TO HER STRUGGLES TO FIND FOOD ON THE BLACK MARKET TO FEED JEWISH EMPLOYEES, TO HER EVENTUAL ABANDONMENT BY SCHINDLER IN ARGENTINA IN 1957. © 
EN4 6789 GROUND RULES WHAT I LEARNED MY DAUGHTER'S FIFTEENTH YEAR JAFFE, SHERRIL JANET KALISH REBBETZIN JAFFE GIVES AN ACCOUNT OF ONE YEAR AS A MOTHER OF TEENAGERS. HER FOCUS IS ON REBEKAH, 14, WHO CONFOUNDS HER PARENTS BY LYING, RUNNING AWAY FROM HOME, AND CONVINCING HER YOUNGER SISTER TO STEAL. THE JAFFES COPE BY TALKING TO OTHER PARENTS AND CONSULTING EXPERTS. EVENTUALLY THEY WORK OUT A WAY TO DEAL WITH THEIR DAUGHTER. © 1997
EN4 6791 SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST KELLERMAN, JONATHAN BARIE SNIDER THE DAUGHTER OF AN ISRAELI DIPLOMAT IS MURDERED IN COLD BLOOD. HER FATHER ADAMANTLY DENIES ANY POLITICAL MOTIVE, WHICH LEAVES LAPD DETECTIVE MILO STURGIS AND HIS PSYCHOLOGIST FRIEND ALEX DELAWARE PUZZLED. THEN THERE IS ANOTHER KILLING AND DELAWARE, STURGIS, AND ISRAELI INSPECTOR DANIEL SHARAVI JOIN FORCES TO UNCOVER A MURDERER. © 1997
EN4 6794 SHADOWS ON THE HUDSON SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS MARJORIE RAPPOPORT NEW YORK CITY IN THE LATE FORTIES IS THE SETTING FOR THE INTERTWINED LIVES OF A GROUP OF PROSPEROUS JEWISH REFUGEES. AMID FAMILY QUARRELS AND RELIGIOUS DEBATES, ATTEMPTED MARRIAGES OF LOVE AND CONVENIENCE, LIFE AND DEATH, SINGER COVERS THE TERRITORY OF AMERICAN JEWRY IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE HOLOCAUST. © 1997
EN4 6795 TREASURY OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM CHILDREN'S STORIES SHEVRIN, ALIZA, ED., TRANS. HELEN STEWART FILLED WITH VIVID DESCRIPTIONS AND THE INTENSELY AUTHENTIC VOICES FOR WHICH SHOLOM ALEICHEM IS FAMOUS, THESE TWENTY-FIVE STORIES RELATE THE EXPERIENCES OF CHILDREN IN THE IMPOVERISHED YET LIVELY SHTETL AS THEY OBSERVE HOLIDAYS, ENGAGE IN RELIGIOUS PRACTICES, AND COPE WITH THE STRUGGLES AND CHALLENGES OF SCHOOL AND FAMILY. © 1996
EN4 6797 IRON TRACKS APPELFELD, AHARON PETER JONES  ERWIN SIEGELBAUM HAS BEEN OBSESSIVELY RIDING THE TRAINS OF POSTWAR AUSTRIA FOR THE PAST FORTY YEARS. HIS MISSION IS TO COLLECT THE MENORAHS, KIDDUSH CUPS, AND HOLY BOOKS THAT HAVE SURVIVED THEIR VANISHED OWNERS. HE ALSO RETAINS THE HOPE THAT HE WILL MEET THE NAZI OFFICER WHO MURDERED HIS PARENTS - AND HAVE THE STRENGTH TO KILL HIM. © 1998
EN4 6798 BIG LEAGUE DREAMS HOFFMAN, ALLEN HAL BRISTER  IN THIS SECOND NOVEL IN THE SMALL WORLDS SERIES, HOFFMAN CHRONICLES THE LOVES AND UNBOUNDED DREAMS OF THE VILLAGERS FROM KRIMSK, NOW THRIVING IN AMERICA. © 1997
EN4 6799 BAKER'S DOZEN #16 BAKER'S BEST LAZEWNIK, LIBBY MARJORIE RAPPOPORT LIFE IS EXCITING AT THE BAKERS. THE CHILDREN ARE INVOLVED IN VARIOUS ACTIVITIES AS ARE THEIR PARENTS. THEY ARE ALL EAGERLY AWAITING THE ARRIVAL OF THE NEWEST BAKER. BUT IT'S ALSO A TIME OF RESPONSIBILITIES, AND ALTHOUGH THE BAKER KIDS HAVE THE BEST OF INTENTIONS, GOOD INTENTIONS HAVE A WAY OF GOING ASTRAY... © 1996
EN4 6800 SECRETS OF FAT-FREE KOSHER COOKING OVER 150 LOW-FAT AND FAT-FREE TRADITIONAL & CONTEMPORARY RECIPES BERNSTEIN, DEBORAH, M. D. EVE ROSHEVSKY FROM MATZOH BALLS TO KUGEL. DO YOU REMEMBER DINNER AT YOUR BUBBE'S HOUSE? THERE WERE THE WARM HUGS AND KISSES, BUT MOST OF ALL THERE WERE THE MOUNTAINS OF WONDERFUL FOOD. DR. BERNSTEIN HAS RECREATED SOME OF THESE TRADITIONAL DISHES AS WELL AS CONTEMPORARY CREATIONS USING VERY LITTLE OR NO FAT. ALL OF THE RECIPES ARE EASY TO PREPARE AND CONFORM TO THE LAWS OF KASHRUS. © 1998
EN4 6801 SERPENT'S TOOTH KELLERMAN, FAYE JERRY O'NEIL A FORMER EMPLOYEE OF A RITZY RESTAURANT OPENS FIRE THERE, KILLING 13 PEOPLE AND WOUNDING DOZENS; THEN HE COMMITS SUICIDE. OR SO IT SEEMS, UNTIL LAPD LIEUTENANT PETER DECKER AND HIS TEAM SPOT INCONSISTENCIES. © 1997
EN4 6803 PRACTICAL PARENTING A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE LIPSITZ, GAIL JOSEPHSON BEVERLY STERN LIPSITZ AND HER FELLOW WORKERS AT JEWISH FAMILY SERVICES OF CENTRAL MARYLAND OFFER INSIGHT AND INFORMATION ON RAISING CHILDREN. WHILE MUCH OF THE ADVICE CAN BE USED BY ANY PARENT, LIPSITZ ADDRESSES THE PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES OF JEWISH PARENTS, INCLUDING CHAPTERS ON ANTI-SEMITISM AND PASSOVER. REFERENCES TO THE TORAH ABOUND. © 1997
EN4 6811 WHILE THE CANDLES BURN EIGHT STORIES FOR HANUKKAH GOLDIN, BARBARA DIAMOND JUDITH MENKEN GOLDIN EXPLORES THE THEMES OF HANUKKAH WITH EIGHT ENTRIES, ONE FOR EACH NIGHT OF THE HOLIDAY. HER SOURCES INCLUDE JEWISH FOLKLORE FROM AFGHANISTAN, A STORY BY I. L. PERETZ, THE TALMUD, AND THE REAL LIFE EXPERIENCES OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS AND OF STUDENTS AT AN ISRAELI SCHOOL FOR ARABS AND JEWS. © 1996
EN4 6813 FARAWAY SUMMER HURWITZ, JOHANNA MARJORIE RAPPOPORT IT IS THE SUMMER OF 1910, HER MOTHER HAS RECENTLY DIED, AND ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD DOSSI, A NEW YORK CITY CHILD IS BEING SENT BY THE FRESH AIR FUND TO VACATION ON A FARM IN VERMONT. AS SHE STRUGGLES TO UNDERSTAND THE MEADES, HER CHRISTIAN HOST FAMILY, AND THEIR DIFFERENT WAY OF LIFE, DOSSI BEGINS TO REALIZE THAT SOMETIMES, WORLDS APART ARE NOT SO FARAWAY AFTER ALL. © 1998
EN4 6817 KIDNAPPING OF EDGARDO MORTARA KERTZER, DAVID I. RITA LEVINE  A COMPELLING NARRATIVE OF THE ABDUCTION BY THE VATICAN IN 1858, IN BOLOGNA, OF THE SIX-YEAR-OLD JEWISH CHILD EDGARDO MORTARA. PURPORTEDLY THE FIRST FULL ACCOUNT OF THE AFFAIR TO BE PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH, IT IS A DRAMATIC SAMPLING OF A FANATICISM AND ITS PAIN EMERGING IN RELIGIOUS GUISES. © 1997
EN4 6818 DOES THE WORLD NEED THE JEWS?  RETHINKING CHOSENNESS AND AMERICAN JEWISH IDENTITY GORDIS, DANIEL SPENCER RAINE GORDIS ARGUES THAT BY ASSIMILATING SO THOROUGHLY INTO AMERICAN CULTURE, JEWS HAVE LOST THEIR DISTINCTIVE VOICE. HE SUGGESTS THAT AMERICAN JEWS MUST BE WILLING TO STAND OUT RATHER THAN BLEND IN, AND HE URGES A RETURN TO THE SUBSTANCE AND RICHNESS OF JEWISH TRADITION. © 1997
EN4 6819 WHEN BOXING WAS A JEWISH SPORT BODNER, ALLEN SHIRLEY RADCLIFFE AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE SPORT OF BOXING AND THE JEWS WHO MADE IT FAMOUS, WRITTEN BY A LAWYER/HISTORIAN WHOSE FATHER WAS A JEWISH BOXER AND LATER A PROMOTER. © 1997
EN4 6820 UNDERSTANDING JUDAISM THE BASICS OF DEED AND CREED BLECH, BENJAMIN, RABBI AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN RABBI BLECH PRESENTS A COMPREHENSIVE EXPLICATION OF THE JEWISH FAITH. WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A JEW? HOW DOES RELIGION AFFECT THE WAYS IN WHICH JEWISH PEOPLE THINK AND ACT? WHAT ARE THE BASICS CONCEPTS OF JUDAISM? THIS VOLUME ANSWERS THESE AND OTHER VITAL QUESTIONS. © 1992
EN4 6822 TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE AN OLD MAN, A YOUNG MAN, AND LIFE ALBOM, MITCH HAL BRISTER  MORRIE SCHWARTZ WAS MITCH ALBOM'S COLLEGE PROFESSOR AND A MENTOR DURING HIS YOUNG AND SEARCHING YEARS. OVER TIME MITCH LOST CONTACT WITH MORRIE AS HE MADE HIS WAY IN THE WORLD. BUT HE REDISCOVERED MORRIE IN THE LAST MONTHS OF THE OLDER MAN'S LIFE, AND THEIR TUESDAY VISITS TURNED INTO A FINAL 'CLASS' LESSON IN HOW TO LIVE. © 1997
EN4 6823 LAUGHING MATTERS ON WRITING M*A*S*H*, TOOTSIE, OH GOD!, & A FEW OTHER FUNNY THING GELBART, LARRY GUY LEBOW    PART MEMOIR, PART SAMPLER, LARRY GELBART TELLS OF HIS YEARS WRITING RADIO COMEDY, OFFERS BEHIND-THE-SCENES STORIES, AND LETS US KNOW ABOUT THE PLACES HE'S LIVED, HOW HE'S LIVED, AND WHAT HE'S LEARNED WHILE DOING SO. © 1998
EN4 6825 STALKING ELIJAH ADVENTURES WITH TODAY'S MYSTICAL MASTERS KAMENETZ, RODGER TAMIR RODGER KAMENETZ CONTINUES THE SPIRITUAL ADVENTURES HE BEGAN IN THE JEW IN THE LOTUS. IN THIS BOOK, HE TAKES HIS WILD MIND ON THE ROAD, AND IN A SERIES OF DIALOGUES, ENCOUNTERS, QUICK TAKES AND MEDITATIONS, SEARCHES FOR HIS OWN JEWISH TRUTH. © 1997
EN4 6826 CACTUS BLOSSOMS POMERANTZ, RACHEL TANYA SHERMAN RONNY ARZI HAS TWO FAMILIES. NOW HE MUST CHOOSE BETWEEN THEM. AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF SADDAM HUSSEIN'S TERRIFYING THREATS, BARBARA AND CHAIM SILBER FACE A BATTLE OF THEIR OWN: THE FIGHT FOR THE RIGHT TO RAISE THEIR FOSTER SON, RONNY, IN A TORAH LIFE. © 1997
EN4 6829 REICHMANNS FAMILY, FAITH, FORTUNE, AND THE EMPIRE OF OLYMPIA & YORK BIANCO, ANTHONY AUDREY FLAMBERG AN IN-DEPTH ACCOUNT OF THE REICHMANN FAMILY, BEGINNING WITH MATRIARCH RENEE, WHO WITH HER HUSBAND, SAMUEL STARTED AN EGG DISTRIBUTION BUSINESS WHICH DEVELOPED INTO A HUGE FORTUNE. DESPITE HEAVY FINANCIAL LOSES DUE TO A WORLDWIDE DROP IN PROPERTY VALUES, THE REICHMANNS ARE REEMERGING AS A FORCE IN THE WORLD OF HIGH FINANCE. © 1997
EN4 6830 BARNEY POLAN'S GAME A NOVEL OF THE 1951 COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCANDALS ROSEN, CHARLEY JERRY O'NEIL A FICTIONAL ACCOUNT OF THE COLLEGE BASKETBALL SCANDALS OF 1950-51, WHEN PLAYERS, COACHES, BOOKIES, AND GANGSTERS CONSPIRED TO FIX THE OUTCOME OF GAMES. THEIR EXPOSURE AFFECTED THE BASKETBALL WORLD THE SAME WAY THE 1919 BLACK SOX SCANDAL AFFECTED BASEBALL. © 1998
EN4 6831 KOSHER LIGHT YOUR TRADITIONAL JEWISH FAVORITES COOKED HEALTHY BAHAR, ZILLAH EVE F. ROSHEVSKY ISRAELI-BORN FOOD COLUMNIST ZILLAH BAHAR ACHIEVES WHAT HEALTH CONSCIOUS LOVERS OF KOSHER JEWISH FOOD HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR: AUTHENTIC, FLAVORFUL, AND STRICTLY KOSHER FAVORITES - POTATO LATKES, CHEESECAKE, MATZAH BALLS, AND CHALLAH THAT TASTES LIKE BUBBIE'S BUT CONTAIN VIRTUALLY NO FAT, NO CHOLESTEROL, AND NO SODIUM. © 1998
EN4 6834 TEMPLE BOMBING GREENE, MELISSA FAY ARLENE KEMPNER IN 1958, ANTI-SEMITIC WHITE SUPREMACISTS DYNAMITED ATLANTA'S OLDEST JEWISH SYNAGOGUE, WHERE THE RABBI, JACOB ROTHSCHILD, WAS AN OUTSPOKEN ADVOCATE OF INTEGRATION. ALTHOUGH THE ACCUSED TERRORISTS WERE NOT CONVICTED, THE REFORM JEWISH TEMPLE BECAME A RALLYING POINT UNITING BLACKS AND JEWS IN EFFORTS FOR RACIAL JUSTICE, AND THE RABBI BEFRIENDED MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. © 1996
EN4 6835 RACHEL CALOF'S STORY A JEWISH HOMESTEADER ON THE NORTHERN PLAINS CALOF, RACHEL BELLA SYLVIA JACOBS IN 1894, THE 18-YEAR-OLD CALOF, A RUSSIAN JEW, WAS SHIPPED TO THE U.S. TO MARRY AN UNKNOWN MAN AND STAKE A HOMESTEADING CLAIM WITH HIM IN NORTH DAKOTA. OCCASIONALLY REVEALING A BITING SENSE OF HUMOR, CALOF WRITES OF HER DIFFICULT AND OFTEN PATHETIC CIRCUMSTANCES, YET SHE REMEMBERS THE PLEASANT TIMES, TOO. HER SON JACOB PROVIDES AN EPILOGUE, TYING UP LOOSE ENDS, AND AND ESSAY BY J. SANFORD RIKOON PROVIDES BACKGROUND ON THE PHENOMENON OF JEWISH FARM SETTLEMENTS. © 1995
EN4 6836 ZIGZAG KID GROSSMAN, DAVID SILVIA HORENSTEIN TWELVE-YEAR-OLD NONNY FEUERBERG ASPIRES TO BECOME A DETECTIVE LIKE HIS FAMOUS FATHER, BUT HIS WILD SIDE KEEPS GETTING IN THE WAY. THEN A TRAIN HE IS RIDING ON IS HIJACKED BY INTERNATIONAL OUTLAW FELIX GLICK, A KINDLY KIDNAPPER WHO SEEMS TO KNOW MORE ABOUT NONNY'S LONG DECEASED MOTHER THAN THE BOY HIMSELF KNOWS. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY BETSY ROSENBERG. © 1997
EN4 6837 EDUCATION OF ROBERT NIFKIN PINKWATER, DANIEL SUSAN WITTY  IF ROBERT NIFKIN'S FIRST HIGH SCHOOL IS A HORROR SHOW, THE NEXT ONE IS A CARNIVAL, A PLACE WHERE FREAKS, BEATNIKS AND CRAZIES ARE IN CHARGE. THIS IS AN IMPROVEMENT, BUT WHAT ROBERT REALLY NEEDS IS TO MOVE ON TO BIGGER AND BETTER THINGS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. WHICH IS EXACTLY WHAT THIS BOOK IS ABOUT IN THE FIRST PLACE. © 1998
EN4 6838 GIFTS OF THE JEWS HOW A TRIBE OF DESERT NOMADS CHANGED THE WAY EVERYONE THINKS... CAHILL, THOMAS RITA LEVINE  ...AND FEELS. THOMAS CAHILL, AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING HOW THE IRISH SAVED CIVILIZATION, TAKES READERS ON ANOTHER JOURNEY INTO THE PAST. IT IS A ROAD MAP THAT OPENS UP THE PATH OF WESTERN HISTORY, ENABLING US TO TRACE OUR CULTURAL HERITAGE BACK TO ITS ULTIMATE SOURCE: THE RELIGIOUS IDEAS AND FEELINGS OF ANCIENT ISRAEL. © 1998
EN4 6839 MIRIAM'S KITCHEN A MEMOIR EHRLICH, ELIZABETH SANDI SKODNIK ONE WOMAN'S PRESERVATION OF RECIPES, IMMIGRANT STORIES, CHILDHOOD MEMORIES, DROLL MUSINGS OVER RITUAL, AND HABITS OF THE HEART. IT IS AN EXPLORATION OF THE NEED TO CONNECT WITH THE PAST AND WITH TRADITION, AND OF OUR HUNGER FOR MEANING IN A CHAOTIC WORLD. © 1997
EN4 6841 FIRST STONE BRILEY, JOHN HARRY SMALL  JEWISH COLLEGE STUDENT LISA COOPER DECIDES TO JOIN THE MOSSAD WHEN HER ISRAELI NIECE AND NEPHEW ARE KILLED. HER ASSIGNMENT? MEET AND MARRY A SAUDI ARABIAN STUDENT AND LIVE WITH HIM UNTIL THE MOSSAD CONTACTS HER. AS TIME PASSES SHE BEGINS TO CARE FOR HER HUSBAND AND FINDS SHE MUST ULTIMATELY CHOOSE BETWEEN HIM OR HER PEOPLE. © 1997
EN4 6842 PERPETRATORS VICTIMS BYSTANDERS THE JEWISH CATASTROPHE 1933-1945 HILBERG, RAUL BERNICE FOERDER HILBERG EVOKES FOR US THE LIVES OF PERPETRATORS, VICTIMS, AND BYSTANDERS IN THE NAZI MASS MURDER OF JEWS. BY JUXTAPOSING THESE STORIES AND CATEGORIES, AND WHILE KEEPING THEM APPROPRIATELY SEPARATE, HE ENABLES US TO GAIN NEW ACCESS TO WHAT TOOK PLACE. HILBERG HAS GIVEN US A PROFOUND LESSON IN HUMANITY AND INHUMANITY. © 1993
EN4 6843 HARVEY KEITEL THE ART OF DARKNESS FINE, MARSHALL HOWELL MAYER MARSHALL FINE IS UNFLINCHING IN HIS ACCOUNT OF HARVEY KEITEL'S PERSONAL LIFE. HE DEPICTS KEITEL'S HEADLINE-MAKING MARITAL TROUBLES AND HIS RELATIONSHIPS WITH CLOSE FRIENDS ROBERT DENIRO AND MARTIN SCORSESE, UNVEILING THE PROLIFIC YET RECLUSIVE ACTOR AT THE HEIGHT OF HIS CAREER. © 1998
EN4 6844 NEW JEWISH BABY BOOK NAMES, CEREMONIES, CUSTOMS: A GUIDE FOR TODAY'S FAMILIES DIAMANT, ANITA BOB MESARD   DIAMANT'S PIONEERING THE JEWISH BABY BOOK (1988) WAS A HIGHLY PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR LIBERAL JEWISH PARENTS-TO-BE AND NEW PARENTS. SHE HAS NOW REVISED AND EXPANDED THAT EXCELLENT BOOK TO INCLUDE TO COPY FOR CEREMONIES, A SPECIAL SECTION FOR INTERFAITH FAMILIES, AND NEW CEREMONIES FOR GIRLS. © 1994
EN4 6849 SIMON WIESENTHAL A LIFE IN SEARCH OF JUS PICK, HELLA SY HOROWITZ THIS IS ANOTHER ASPECT OF WWII TO EXPLORE, AND WIESENTHAL WAS VERY MUCH A FORERUNNER IN REUNITING FAMILIES, AND HUNTING WAR CRIMINALS, IN PARTICULAR, NAZI WAR CRIMINALS. FASCINATING TOPIC ABOUT AN EXTREMELY INTERESTING AND DEDICATED MAN.
EN4 6851 IT TAKES A DREAM THE STORY OF HADASSAH LEVIN, MARLIN AUDREY FLAMBERG FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT LEVIN NARRATES THE ADVENTURES OF THE HADASSAH PIONEERS AGAINST THE BACKDROP OF POLITICAL AND SOCIAL UPHEAVAL IN THE MIDDLE EAST. HERE, FOR THE FIRST TIME, THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN WINNING ZIONISM'S BATTLES IN WAR AND PEACE IS HIGHLIGHTED. LEVIN RELATES HOW WOMEN HELPED CREATE AND DEVELOP THE JEWISH STATE. © 1997
EN4 6852 LIKUTEY MOHARAN - VOLUME 3 RABBI NACHMAN AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THIS VOLUME OF REBBE NACHMAN'S MAGNUM OPUS CONTAINS SOME OF THE MOST DIFFICULT AND INTRICATE LESSONS THE REBBE DELIVERED. THEY ARE PACKED WITH TIMELY INFORMATION AND PRACTICAL ADVICE ON HOW A PERSON CAN ATTAIN LOFTY LEVELS OF SPIRITUALITY...EVEN WHILE GOING ABOUT HIS DAILY ROUTINE. TRANSLATED BY MOSHE MYKOFF. © 1990
EN4 6856 REQUIEM FOR HARLEM ROTH, HENRY LESLIE CARROLL THIS IS THE FINAL VOLUMES OF THE SERIES THAT WAS BEGUN BY ROTH IN THE NEW MEXICO DESERT IN 1979 AND WAS CONCLUDED JUST SHORTLY BEFORE HIS DEATH. SET IN JEWISH HARLEM AND GREENWICH VILLAGE DURING A PRE-THANKSGIVING WEEK IN 1927, IT IS THE HARROWING PORTRAIT OF AN IMMIGRANT FAMILY IN A CULTURAL TURMOIL DURING AMERICA'S ROARING '20S. © 1998
EN4 6858 SHADOWS OF A CHILDHOOD A NOVEL OF WAR AND FRIENDSHIP BERNICE FOERDER BERNICE FOERDER ELISABETH GILLE WAS FIVE YEARS OLD WHEN HER MOTHER, THE RUSSIAN WRITER IRENE NEMIROVSKY, WAS DEPORTED TO AUSCHWITZ AND NEVER SEEN AGAIN. GILLE AND HER SISTER WERE HIDDEN IN THE FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE UNTIL THE END OF THE WAR. THIS IS A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF HER EXPERIENCES. © 1998
EN4 6859 TWO-GUN COHEN LEVY, DANIEL S. JAMES SPECTOR THE REAL-LIFE ADVENTURES OF MORRIS 'TWO-GUN' COHEN, THE CHUNKY JEWISH BATTLER FROM THE EAST END OF LONDON, CON MAN, CARDSHARP AND CHARLATAN-WITH-A-HEART WHO BECAME A BODYGUARD TO SUN YAT-SEN AND A GENERAL IN THE CHINESE ARMY. © 1997
EN4 6862 COMMITTED LIFE PRINCIPLES FOR GOOD LIVING FROM OUR TIMELESS PAST JUNGREIS, ESTHER, REBBETZIN AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THE COMMITTED LIFE IS FOR ANYONE EAGER TO CONNECT WITH ANCIENT WELLSPRINGS OF FAITH. EACH CHAPTER OFFERS ITS OWN LESSON ON SUCH SUBJECTS AS RESPONSIBILITY, FORGIVING, BANISHING FEAR, AND HOPE. WRITTEN WITH THE REBBETZIN'S COMBINATION OF HONESTY, LOVE, AND CHUTZPAH, THE STORIES ARE UNIVERSAL AND YET VERY PERSONAL. © 1998
EN4 6863 LIKUTEY MOHARAN - VOLUME 4 RABBI NACHMAN AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN THIS VOLUME OF REBBE NACHMAN'S MAGNUM OPUS CONTAINS SOME OF THE MOST DIFFICULT AND INTRICATE LESSONS THE REBBE DELIVERED. THEY ARE PACKED WITH TIMELY INFORMATION AND PRACTICAL ADVICE ON HOW A PERSON CAN ATTAIN THESE LOFTY LEVELS OF SPIRITUALITY...EVEN WHILE GOING ABOUT HIS DAILY ROUTINE. TRANSLATED BY MOSHE MYKOFF. © 1993
EN4 6864 SHOWTUNE A MEMOIR HERMAN, JERRY; STASSIO, MARILYN MARTY GERBER THE LIFE, THE TIMES, THE SONGS, THE SHOWS OF THE FAMOUS LYRICIST-COMPOSER. HERMAN'S MEMOIR GOES BEYOND THE CREATION OF HIS LEGENDARY HITS, INCLUDING HITHERTO UNREVEALED, BEHIND-THE-SCENES ENCOUNTERS WITH SUCH LUMINARIES AS ANGELA LANSBURY, CAROL CHANNING, BARBRA STREISAND, ETHEL MERMAN, JUDY GARLAND, AND DAVID MERRICK. © 1996
EN4 6871 RED TENT DIAMANT, ANITA LINDA W. LEVINE HER NAME IS DINAH. IN THE BIBLE, HER LIFE IS ONLY HINTED AT IN A BRIEF AND VIOLENT DETOUR WITHIN THE MORE FAMILIAR CHAPTERS THAT ARE ABOUT HER FATHER, JACOB, AND HIS TWELVE SONS. TOLD IN DINAH'S VOICE, THIS NOVEL REVEALS THE TRADITIONS AND TURMOIL'S OF ANCIENT WOMANHOOD. © 1997
EN4 6873 PRODIGAL DAUGHTER ARCHER, JEFFREY BETTY KAPLAN FLORENTYNA KANE INHERITED A VAST HOTEL EMPIRE FROM HER FATHER, BUT HIS GREATEST GIFT TO HER WAS HIS LOVE OF AMERICA. IT WAS HIS PASSIONATE DEVOTIONS TO THE LAND'S IDEALS THAT ALLOWED A PENNILESS POLISH IMMIGRANT TO BECOME ONE OF THE WORLD'S WEALTHIEST MEN. FLORENTYNA KNEW THAT IT WAS A DEBT SHE WOULD SOMEDAY TRY TO REPAY BY RUNNING FOR THE HIGHEST POLITICAL OFFICE IN THE COUNTRY. ALONG THE PATH TO POWER, FLORENTYNA FINDS FULFILLMENT, BUT STILL SHE STRUGGLES UPWARD WITH THE BURDEN OF HER DUTY AND RESPONSIBILITY. UNFORTUNATELY, THE PRICE OF POWER MAY BE HIGHER THAN EVEN SHE CAN PAY. © 1982
EN4 6875 KAATERSKILL FALLS GOODMAN, ALLEGRA ARLYNN GREENBAUM IT IS THE SUMMER OF 1976 IN KAATERSKILL, A TINY TOWN IN UPSTATE NEW YORK, WHERE SUMMERING ORTHODOX JEWS AND YANKEE YEAR-ROUNDERS LIVE SIDE BY SIDE FROM JUNE THROUGH AUGUST. EACH GROUP HAS ITS OWN AGENDA, AND THERE IS A CERTAIN RESTLESSNESS THAT THREATENS TO UPSET THE UNEASY TRUCE BETWEEN THE TWO. © 1998
EN4 6879 SECRET SOLDIER THE TRUE LIFE STORY OF ISRAEL'S GREATEST COMMANDO BETSER, MUKI; ROSENBERG, ROBERT BOB MESARD   THE ISRAELI DEFENSE FORCE IS KNOWN FOR ITS SURGICALLY PRECISE ANTITERRORIST MISSIONS, CONDUCTED WITH A MINIMAL LOSS OF HUMAN LIFE. BETSER, FORMERLY A COMMANDO WITH THE ELITE SAYERET MATKAL UNIT, PRESENTS HIS LIFE STORY, AND, IN THE PROCESS, PULLS BACK THE VEIL THAT HAS LONG CONCEALED THE INNER WORKINGS OF THE UNIT. © 1996
EN4 6883 MARRYING MOM GOLDSMITH, OLIVIA ELIZABETH GOLDSMITH WANTED: A GENTLEMAN OF MEANS, NEITHER YOUNG NOR DECREPIT, LOOKS IRRELEVANT. GENEROUS TO A FAULT. WITTY, MATURE, DECISIVE WIDOW HAS RECENTLY RELOCATED TO NEW YORK TO BE VERY CLOSE TO HER GROWN CHILDREN. THEIR LIFELONG GRATITUDE AND RELIEF (PLUS THEIR LOVELY MOTHER) WILL BE YOUR REWARD. NO OFFER OF ANY KIND WILL BE REFUSED. © 1996
EN4 6885 FAX ME A BAGEL A RUBY, THE RABBI'S WIFE MYSTERY KAHN, SHARON LESLIE CARROLL FOLLOW THE BAGEL CRUMBS AS THIS NEW SERIES WELCOMES AN ENCHANTING SLEUTH, RUBY, THE RABBI'S WIFE, WHO DODGES A CUNNING KILLER FROM HER FAVORITE BAKERY IN ETERNAL, TEXAS, TO THE STREETS OF NEW YORK'S LOWER EAST SIDE. RUBY ENCOUNTERS MORE THAN MAYHEM, BUT HER DETECTIVE WORK ENSURES THAT SHE'LL LIVE TO SLEUTH ANOTHER DAY. © 1998
EN4 6887 IN A COLD OPEN FIELD SOLOMON, SHEILA KLASS TINA CERVASI EVA GREENFIELD AND HER HUSBAND, SOL, ORTHODOX JEWS, BECAME PARENTS LATE IN LIFE. ALWAYS DIFFICULT, THEIR SON, BEN ENLISTS IN THE ARMY AND IS SENT TO KOREA DURING THE WAR. EVA SEEKS THE GUIDANCE OF A FORTUNE TELLER WHO EXTORTS THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FROM EVA TO "GUARANTEE" BEN'S SAFE RETURN.  WHILE KEEPING THIS LOSS SECRET FROM SOL, EVA SEEKS JUSTICE AGAINST THE GYPSY. © 1997
EN4 6894 HIGH HOLIDAY SUTRA APPEL, ALLAN SILVIA HORENSTEIN IN A HEARTBREAKING AND HILARIOUS YOM KIPPUR SERMON, JONAH TELLS A TRAGICOMIC JEWISH-BUDDHIST LOVE STORY THAT TAKES ON ONE OF THE CRITICAL RELIGIOUS ISSUES OF THE 1990S: CAN WE STAY TRUE TO TRADITION AND KEEP OUR FAITH RELEVANT TO OUR EVERYDAY LIVES? © 1997
EN4 6898 MUSIC OF ISRAEL FROM THE BIBLICAL ERA TO MODERN TIMES GRADENWITZ, PETER E. EVA YARRET   THIS VOLUME INCORPORATES 5,000 YEARS OF JEWISH MUSICAL HISTORY. © 1996
EN4 6900 KADDISH FOR A CHILD NOT BORN KERTESZ, IMRE AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN A TALE OF IDENTITY AND MEMORY: THE STORY OF A MIDDLE-AGED MAN TAKING STOCK OF HIS LIFE IN THE EVER-PRESENT SHADOW OF THE HOLOCAUST. THE STORY UNFOLDS AT A RETREAT AS THE NARRATOR, A SURVIVOR OF THE HOLOCAUST, TRIES TO EXPLAIN TO A FRIEND THAT HE CANNOT BRING A CHILD INTO A WORLD WHERE THE HOLOCAUST HAS OCCURRED AND COULD OCCUR AGAIN. © 1997
EN4 6902 MIHU THE DETECTIVE AND THE MYSTERY OF THE BLUE BUDGIE HALPERN, CHAIKY BEATRICE DAVIS WHEN PENNY THE BLUE BUDGIE FLEW OUT THE OPEN WINDOW OF THE FINES' NEW HOME, HILLEL WAS SURE HE WOULD NEVER SEE HIS PET AGAIN. BUT RENA AND REUVEN FIND THE LITTLE BIRD, AND WITH THE HELP OF MIHU THE DETECTIVE, PENNY IS RETURNED TO HIS OWNER AND HILLEL FINDS NEW FRIENDS. © 1987
EN4 6903 SUMMER AT GAGLOW FREUD, ESTHER SANDI SKODNIK SARAH IS A YOUNG MOTHER-TO-BE WHEN SHE FIRST LEARNS ABOUT GAGLOW, HER FATHER'S FAMILY ESTATE IN EAST GERMANY THAT WILL BE RETURNED TO THEM WITH THE FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL. THE STORY ALTERNATES BETWEEN THE PRESENT AND HER GRANDMOTHER'S CHILDHOOD DURING THE FIRST WORLD WAR AND UNITES FOUR GENERATIONS OF AN EXTRAORDINARY FAMILY. © 1997
EN4 6906 NEW YORK JEWS AND THE GREAT DEPRESSION UNCERTAIN PROMISE WENGER, BETH S. JUDY TESSER  WENGER, A JEWISH HISTORY PROFESSOR, OFFERS A HISTORY IN WHICH THE DEPRESSION BECAME THE CATALYST THAT TRANSFORMED THE JEWISH IMMIGRANT INTO THE AMERICAN JEW. CHALLENGED BY ANTI-SEMITISM AND VARIOUS QUOTAS, NEW YORK JEWS DREW UPON A TRADITION OF PRIVATE PHILANTHROPY AND COMMUNAL RESPONSIBILITY TO ESTABLISH NETWORKS FOR ASSISTANCE.
EN4 6907 SOMEBODY'S BABY KAGAN, ELAINE SANDRA CAREY IN 1959, IF YOU LIVED IN A WEALTHY NEIGHBORHOOD IN KANSAS CITY, GENTILE BOYS WERE OFF-LIMITS. JENNY JAFFE KNEW THE RULES, BUT WHEN SHE MET WILL MCDONALD, EVERYTHING SHE KNEW ABOUT RIGHT AND WRONG DISAPPEARED. WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE STORY OF TRUE LOVE THAN SPANS THREE DECADES AND SENDS AN ADOPTED CHILD ON A SEARCH FOR HER BIOLOGICAL PARENTS.
EN4 6909 LAST KABBALIST OF LISBON ZIMLER, RICHARD BARIE SNIDER ZIMLER TRANSPORTS THE READER INTO THE MYSTICAL UNIVERSE OF THE KABBALAH DURING THE LISBON MASSACRE OF 1506. AT THE HEART OF THE STORY IS A SECRET JEW NAMED BEREKIAH ZARCO WHO SEARCHES, IN THE CRUCIBLE OF THE RAGING POGROM, FOR THE KILLER OF HIS BELOVED UNCLE A RENOWNED KABBALIST.
EN4 6913 GHOST OF HANNAH MENDES RAGEN, NAOMI MARILYN BECK WHEN CATHERINE DE COSTA LEARNS SHE HAS ONLY A SHORT TIME TO LIVE, SHE IS DETERMINED TO TRANSFER THE FAMILY LEGACY TO HER GRANDDAUGHTERS. PERSUADED OUT OF LOYALTY TO TRAVEL TO EUROPE AND REACQUAINT THEMSELVES WITH THEIR HERITAGE, THEY FIND THEIR LIVES IRREVOCABLY CHANGED BY THE GHOST OF FAMILY MATRIARCH HANNAH MENDES (A TRUE HISTORICAL FIGURE).
EN4 6914 IT'S A SMALL WORD AFTER ALL THE AMAZING IMPACT OF A KIND GESTU TELLER, HANOCH HARRY SMALL  IN THIS COLLECTION OF NEW, INSPIRING STORIES, EVER-POPULAR HANOCH TELLER DEMONSTRATES HOW A TENDER WORD AND A FRIENDLY GESTURE, OR THE SMALLEST ACT OF LOVING KINDNESS CAN HAVE FAR-REACHING RAMIFICATIONS AND EVEN CHANGE SOMEONE'S LIFE FOREVER.
EN4 6918 MEDITATIONS FROM THE HEART OF JUDAISM TODAY'S TEACHERS SHARE THEIR PRACT DAVIS, AVRAM, EDITOR BETTY SMITH  HERE IN THEIR OWN VOICES, 22 MASTERS OF MEDITATION-RABBIS, SCHOLARS, PSYCHOLOGISTS, TEACHERS=EXPLAIN WHY THEY MEDITATE, AND HOW THE MEDITATIVE EXPERIENCE BRINGS THEM CLOSER TO THEMSELVES, TO GOD AND TO THE UNIVERSE.
EN4 6919 LITTLE BLACK BOX, PART TWO THE SECOND SECRET LAZEWNIK, LIBBY SYLVIA ESTES FOR SHRAGA MORGENSTERN AND PINNY KATZ, THE LAKE VIEW HOTEL IS FRAUGHT WITH DANGER. THE NEW AND DEADLY SECRET WEAPON THEIR FATHERS HAVE BEEN WORKING ON HAS DISAPPEARED. CAN THE BOYS CLEAR THE CLOUD OF SUSPICION THAT HANGS OVER THEIR FATHERS' HEADS-AND SURVIVE THE SINISTER 'ACCIDENTS' THAT THREATEN THEIR OWN LIVES?
EN4 6921 TREASURY OF AMERICAN-JEWISH FOLKLORE KOPPMAN, STEVE & LION KOPPMAN MARJORIE RAP THIS LARGE WORK IS A COMPENDIUM OF STORIES, ANECDOTES, RECOLLECTIONS, STYLINGS, JOKES, BELIEFS, SUPERSTITIONS, CUSTOMS, AND SONGS OF THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE IN AMERICA.
EN4 6923 BLAST FROM THE PAST FRIEDMAN, KINKY JERRY O'NEILL NOW, AT LAST, IT CAN BE REVEALED! THE TRUTH BEHIND THE LEGEND! THAT KINKY FRIEDMAN...WHERE DID HE COME FROM? HOW DID HE GET THAT WAY? SHOULDN'T SOMEONE HAVE CALLED 911 LONG AGO? NOW IN BLAST FROM THE PAST, AUTHOR KINKY FRIEDMAN HAS SEARCHED HIS FAILING MEMORY AND HAS COME UP WITH A NOVEL ABOUT HIS EARLY DAYS IN NEW YORK CITY.
EN4 6925 GIVING UP AMERICA ABRAHAM, PEARL HOWELL MAYER WHEN DEENA DECIDES TO MARRY DANIEL, AN ORTHODOX JEW, HER FATHER, A HASIDIC SCHOLAR, OPPOSES THE MARRIAGE. YET THE MARRIAGE APPEARS BLESSED UNTIL DANIEL BRINGS HOME THE NEW TEMP AND HER FRIEND FROM WORK. BUT CRACKS BEGIN TO APPEAR IN THE FOUNDATION OF THEIR MARRIAGE, AND THE VALUES THAT DEENA GREW UP WITH ARE THROWN INTO QUESTION.
EN4 6926 PERSIAN BRIDES RABINYAN, DORIT MARJORIE RAPPOPORT SET AT THE TURN OF THE CENTURY IN A FICTIONAL PERSIAN VILLAGE, THE AUTHOR TELLS THE STORY OF FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD FLORA, PREGNANT AND ABANDONED BY HER HUSBAND AND ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD NAZIE WHO TRIES TO CONSOLE HER. ALTHOUGH THE NARRATIVE SPANS ONLY TWO DAYS, IT BRANCHES OUT AND BACK, ENCOMPASSING THE LIVES OF THE VILLAGE'S INHABITANTS.
EN4 6927 KRAVEN IMAGES ISLER, ALAN MARILYN BECK NICHOLAS MARCUS KRAVEN, A VISITING LECTURER, IS A COMPULSIVE LIAR, A CAD, AND A WOULD-BE SEDUCER OF STUDENTS. HE IS AN IMPOSTER AS WELL, POSING AS HIS DEAD ENGLISH COUSIN. YET KRAVEN IS A MAN WHO IS HAUNTED BY HIS PAST-BY THE DEATH OF HIS FATHER, SOON AFTER THE FAMILY ESCAPED FROM NAZI OCCUPIED POLAND, AND HIS OWN DEMONS.
EN4 6929 SAME EMBRACE LOWENTHAL, MICHAEL RAMU DAMODAR JACOB AND JONATHAN. TWIN BROTHERS JOINED BY BLOOD AND FAITH, DIVIDED BY RELIGIOUS FERVOR, DESIRE AND SEXUAL IDENTITY. THE BOOK MOVES FROM MASSACHUSETTS TO THE HOLY LAND, TO TELL THE STORY OF TWO YOUNG MEN STRUGGLING AGAINST A HERITAGE OF INTOLERANCE AND SILENCE IN A TRANSCEDENT SEARCH FOR THE SELF, AND FOR EACH OTHER...
EN4 6936 LIEBERMAN'S DAY KAMINSKY, STUART RHODA KAHN   AGING CHICAGO COP ABE LIEBERMAN'S DAY BEGINS WITH A PREDAWN PHONE CALL: HIS NEPHEW, DAVID, HAS BEEN KILLED IN A MUGGING, AND DAVID'S WIFE IS SERIOUSLY WOUNDED. AND THAT'S ONLY THE FIRST DOSE OF BAD NEWS IN THE LONGEST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS IN LIEBERMAN'S LIFE.
EN4 6937 YESTERDAY'S KITCHEN JEWISH RECIPES FROM A VANISHING AG BURR, GILLIAN &  COHEN, MARION, EDITOR ARLENE SELEK A COLLECTION OF PRE-1939 RECIPES FROM CONTRIBUTORS WHO LIVED OR STILL LIVE IN JEWISH COMMUNITIES IN 38 COUNTRIES. THE AMAZING VARIETY OF FOODS AND PREPARATION OF DISHES FROM ORIENT AND OCCIDENT, ALL ABIDING BY THE LAWS OF KASHRUT, SUDDENLY GIVES ONE A NEW, COLORFUL KALEIDOSCOPIC VIEW OF THE DIASPORA.
EN4 6941 FAR TO GO ELLIS, JULIE SYLVIA JACOB IN HER LATEST NOVEL, JULIE ELLIS WEAVES AN UNFORGETTABLE TALE OF FOUR GENERATIONS OF UNIQUE WOMEN AS THEY SEARCH FOR LOVE, FACE THE JOYS AND SORROWS OF MOTHERHOOD AND FINALLY, TRIUMPH OVER TRAGEDY TO EMBRACE THE EXHILARATING CHALLENGE OF THEIR OWN DREAMS.
EN4 6947 HOW I SAVED HANUKKAH KOSS, AMY GOLDMAN ALICE SHEINM MARLA FEINSTEIN IS THE ONLY JEWISH KID IN HER CLASS AND IT LOOKS TO HER AS IF THIS HOLIDAY SEASON WILL BE JUST LIKE EVERY OTHER ONE. BUT THIS HANUKKAH TURNS OUT TO BE VERY DIFFERENT. MARLA DECIDES TO FIND OUT WHAT A DREIDEL IS ALL ABOUT...AND GETS HER FAMILY AND FRIENDS INVOLVED IN A CELEBRATION THAT MIGHT BE THE BIGGEST PARTY IN TOWN.
EN4 6950 GREAT JEWS IN MUSIC LYMAN, DARRYL NANCY SCHMID A GUIDE TO JEWISH INVOLVEMENT IN THE WORLD OF MUSIC, IT INCLUDES OVER ONE HUNDRED MAJOR BIOGRAPHIES AND HUNDREDS OF THUMBNAIL SKETCHES WHICH FOCUS ON THE CAREERS AND PERSONAL LIVES OF THE SELECTED ARTISTS. ALSO INCLUDED ARE LISTINGS OF THE MAJOR WORKS OF EACH SUBJECT.
EN4 6952 FLORA'S SUITCASE RABINOVICH, DALIA LONDON, ELIZABETH DAVID AND FLORA GROSSENBERG, A YOUNG JEWISH COUPLE, EMIGRATE TO COLUMBIA SHORTLY AFTER THEIR MARRIAGE AND SOON DISCOVER THAT THE CLASH OF CULTURES-BETWEEN COLUMBIAN AND AMERICAN TRADITIONS, AND BETWEEN MODERN JEWS AND THEIR CONSERVATIVE RUSSIAN EMIGRE RELATIONS-WILL TEST THEIR MARRIAGE AND THEIR FAMILY BONDS.
EN4 6953 RABIN OUR LIFE, HIS LEGACY RABIN, LEAH ISA GOLDBERG RABIN'S WIDOW REFLECTS ON HER HUSBAND'S LIFE, HIS LEGACY AND THEIR 48 YEARS TOGETHER IN THIS BIOGRAPHY. MRS. RABIN TOUCHES ONLY BRIEFLY ON THEIR CHILDREN AND FAMILY EVENTS, BUT DETAILS FULLY HER HUSBAND'S LONG CAREER, PUNCTUATING THE ACCOUNT WITH HIS SHARPLY REMEMBERED OPINIONS AND ANECDOTES.
EN4 6958 WALTER BENJAMIN A BIOGRAPHY BRODERSEN, MOMME MARK YOHALEM USING PREVIOUSLY UNAVAILABLE MATERIAL, MOMME BRODERSEN PROVIDES A FULL AND MORE COHERENT ACCOUNT OF WALTER BENJAMIN'S NOMADIC CAREER. DETAILED ATTENTION IS PAID TO BENKAMIN'S CHILDHOOD, HIS CONFLICTS WITH HIS PARENTS, HIS ACTIVITIES IN THE GERMAN YOUTH MOVEMENT AND THE FORMATIVE INFLUENCES OF IDEALISM, SOCIALISM AND ZIONISM.
EN4 6963 IN SEARCH OF SUGIHARA THE ELUSIVE JAPANESE DIPLOMAT LEVINE, HILLEL JEANNE LINDE HONORED IN ISRAEL AND JAPAN, YET STILL LARGELY UNKNOWN IN THE WEST, JAPANESE DIPLOMAT AND SPY CHIUNE SUGIHARA, WITH THIS BOOK, JOINS THE RANKS OF RAOUL WALLENBERG, OSKAR SCHINDLER AND OTHER RESCUERS OF JEWS ESCAPING NAZI PERSECUTION.
EN4 6965 MASADA THE LAST FORTRESS MIKLOWITZ, GLORIA D. ALICE SHEINMAN IN THE YEAR 72 C.E., AFTER A FOUR YEAR BATTLE BETWEEN ROME AND JUDEA, ONLY ONE FORTRESS REMAINS FREE, MASADA. SIMON BEN ELEAZAR THE SON OF THE JEWISH LEADER RECORDS THE SIEGE OF THE ROMAN LEGION AS WELL AS THE JEWS' LAST STAND EVEN AS HE STRUGGLES WITH HIS FEELINGS FOR A YOUNG WOMAN AND THE PAINFUL DECISION HE MUST MAKE.
EN4 6966 ACCIDENTAL MURDER ROSENBERG, ROBERT AUDREY FLAMBERG SOMEONE WANTS TO KILL AVRAM COHEN-OR SO IT SEEMS-IN THIS LATEST BOOK ABOUT THE RETIRED JERUSALEM DETECTIVE. BUT THEN NISSIM LEVY, COHEN'S LONGTIME PROTEGE IS FOUND MURDERED. IS THIS A REVENGE KILLING AGAINST COHEN FOR HIS PAST ACTIONS? COHEN MUST LOOK AT HIS OWN GUILT BEFORE HE CAN UNVEIL A KILLER WITH A MISGUIDED MOTIVE FOR MURDER.
EN4 6968 BLOOD MONEY KRICH, ROCHELLE MARILYN BECK WHEN THE BODY OF AN OLD MAN IS FOUND AT A NURSING HOME, IT APPEARS HE HAS SUCCUMBED TO A HEART ATTACK. BUT LAPD DETECTIVE JESSIE SUSPECTS FOUL PLAY. DURING HER INVESTIGATION, JESSIE UNCOVERS MORE MYSTERIOUS DEATHS AND A TWISTED PLOT OF TREACHERY AND GREED THAT THREATENS TO FINISH OFF HITLER'S REMAINING VICTIMS.
EN4 6970 STARTING OUT IN THE EVENING MORTON, BRIAN JACK LACKS LEONARD SCHILLER IS AN UNDISTINGUISHED WRITER IN HIS SEVENTIES. HEATHER WOLFE IS A GRADUATE STUDENT IN HER TWENTIES WHOSE LIFE HAS CHANGED BECAUSE OF SCHILLER'S BOOKS. SHE DECIDES TO WRITE HER THESIS ABOUT SCHILLER'S WORK AND SETS OUT TO MEET HIM. THIS IS A NOVEL ABOUT THE UNEXPECTED CONSEQUENCES OF THAT MEETING.
EN4 6971 JEW STORE A FAMILY MEMOIR SUBERMAN, STELLA AMY GOLDBERG HIS IS THE HEARTWARMING STORY OF AARON BRONSON, WHO LIKE OTHER ENTERPRISING JEWISH IMMIGRANTS DURING THE 1920S, SET OUT FROM NEW YORK CITY IN SEARCH OF A PLACE TO SETTLE HIS FAMILY AND PROVE HIMSELF AS A BUSINESSMAN AND PROVIDER. HE PROVED THAT...AND MUCH MORE IN HIS 'JEW STORE.'
EN4 6972 READER SCHLINK, BERNHARD MARJORIE RAPPOPORT FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD MICHAEL IS RESCUED FROM A FALL BY HANNA, A WOMAN TWICE HIS AGE WHO BECOMES HIS LOVER. SUDDENLY HANNA DISAPPEARS; THE NEXT TIME MICHAEL SEES HER, HE IS A LAW STUDENT AND SHE IS ON TRIAL FOR A HIDEOUS CRIME. AS THE TRIAL PROGRESSES, MICHAEL REALIZES SHE MAY BE GUARDING A SECRET SHE CONSIDERS MORE SHAMEFUL THAN MURDER.
EN4 6973 HEADING SOUTH, LOOKING NORTH A BILINGUAL JOURNEY DORFMAN, ARIEL MARSHALL STEVENSON DORFMAN EXPLORES THE MANY EXILES OF A LIFE TORN, FROM AGE TWO, BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND LATIN AMERICA. INTERWOVEN WITH THE STORY OF HOW HE SWITCHED LANGUAGES AND CULTURE THREE TIMES, IS A DAY-BY-DAY ACCOUNT OF THE MULTIPLE ESCAPES FROM DEATH DURING A MILITARY TAKEOVER IN CHILE.
EN4 6975 ISOLATED INCIDENT SLOAN, SUSAN R. MEGAN OWEN   A FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD GIRL FROM A PROMINENT FAMILY IS FOUND BRUTALLY SLAIN. FOR DETECTIVE GINGER EARLY AND HER CHIEF RUBEN MARTINEZ THE MURDER IS BAFFLING AND FRUSTRATING. BUT THEY FINALLY HAVE A SUSPECT. HE IS A LIBERAL, OUTSPOKEN HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER WHO CAME TO THE SMALL ISOLATED ISLAND FROM THE EAST. HE IS ALSO A JEW.
EN4 6978 I MARRIED A COMMUNIST ROTH, PHILIP AUDREY FLAMBERG SET IN THE HEART OF THE MCCARTHY ERA, THIS IS THE STORY, AS NARRATED BY HIS BROTHER, MURRAY YEARS LATER, OF RADIO ACTOR IRON RINN (IRA RINGOLD) AN IDEALISTIC COMMUNIST WHO ENDS UP BEING BLACKLISTED, UNEMPLOYABLE AND PUBLICLY DENOUNCED BY HIS WIFE, A REIGNING RADIO STAR.
EN4 6980 DEATH OF DEATH RESURRECTION AND IMMORTALITY  GILLMAN, NEIL SHIRLEY KALB GILLMAN TRACES JUDAIC IDEAS OF RESURRECTION AND IMMORTALITY FROM THEIR EARLIEST FORMATIONS THROUGH THE MEDIEVAL AND MODERN ERAS TO TODAY.
EN4 6982 INVISIBLE WALL GERMANS AND JEWS, A PERSONAL EXPLO BLUMENTHAL, W. MICHAEL MARTIN KLEINWALD IN THIS COMPELLING FAMILY SAGA, BLUMENTHAL, U.S. SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY UNDER PRESIDENT CARTER, TRACES THE HISTORICAL TRAJECTORY OF GERMAN JEWRY, FROM MEDIEVAL GHETTO TO THE HOLOCAUST, THROUGH THE LIVES OF SIX OF HIS ANCESTORS.
EN4 6987 YOUNG SAVAGES STEWART, FRED MUSTARD PETER JONES  IN THIS SECOND VOLUME OF THE SAVAGE FAMILY SAGA, TWENTY YEARS HAVE PASSED, IT'S THE 1880S IN NEW YORK AND JUSTIN SAVAGE IS SETTLING INTO DOMESTICITY. BUT THE RESTLESS SPIRIT FOR ADVENTURE SEEMS TO RUN IN THE BLOOD, AND NOW JUSTIN'S CHILDREN ARE READY TO ENTER SOCIETY AT A TIME OF RAPID CHANGE AS AMERICA RACES TOWARD A NEW CENTURY.
EN4 6990 EARLY SORROWS FOR CHILDREN AND SENSITIVE READERS KIS, DANILO AMY GOLDBERG A GROUP OF SHORT STORIES THAT MEMORIALIZE DANILO KIS'S CHILDHOOD. THE BOOK CENTERS ON ANDREAS SAM, A YOUNG BOY, WHOSE LIFE AT FIRST SEEMS SECURE. HE CAN ONLY SENSE THAT TERRIBLE THINGS ARE HAPPENING. SOON SOLDIERS ARE MARCHING DOWN THE ROAD AND SUDDENLY PEOPLE FROM THE VILLAGE ARE BEING TAKEN AWAY, AMONG THEM, HIS FATHER.
EN4 6992 ONCE REMOVED APPELFELD, DAVID ALYCE DOMEWITZ JACOB SIMON AND HIS DAUGHTER JANE ARE HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS. JANE, BECAUSE OF HER EXPERIENCES HAS SUFFERED IDENTITY PROBLEMS. UPON RETIREMENT JACOB BEGINS A DIARY, DEDICATED TO HIS BELOVED GRANDSON, WHICH IS SURREPTITIOUSLY READ BY A YOUNG NURSE IN THE HOSPITAL WHERE HE IS DYING.
EN4 6994 PARIS YEARS OF ROSIE KAMIN TELEKY, RICHARD SARENE MEYER WHEN HER MOTHER, AN AUSCHWITZ SURVIVOR, COMMITS SUICIDE DURING HER LAST YEAR OF COLLEGE, ROSIE RUNS FROM HER FAMILY TO TAKE UP A LIFE OF SELF-IMPOSED EXILE IN PARIS. WE FIND HER TEN YEARS LATER NURSING A SICK LOVER. BUT WHEN A FORMER LOVER REAPPEARS, ROSIE BEGINS TO REFLECT ON HER YEARS IN PARIS AND HER PATTERNS OF DENIAL AND ESCAPISM.
EN4 6995 READING RUTH CONTEMPORARY WOMEN RECLAIM A SACRE KATES, JUDITH A. & GAIL TWERSKY REIM CONNIE WARSH CONTEMPORARY WRITERS INCLUDING PHILOSOPHER RUTH ANNA PUTNAM, REBECCA ALPERT AND AVIVAH ZORNBERG FOCUS ON THE BOOK OF RUTH AND OFFER A VARIETY OF APPROACHES AND PERSPECTIVES.
EN4 6997 BIBLE FOR THE CLUELESS BUT CURIOUS, FINALLY, A GUIDE TO JEWISH WISDOM BRAVERMAN, NACHUM HAL BRISTER  THIS BOOK WILL NOT TALK DOWN TO YOU FROM THE PULPIT OR MAKE YOU FEEL GUILTY. IT WON'T ASK YOU TO ACCEPT A BUNCH OF RELIGIOUS DOGMA ON BLIND FAITH AND IT WON'T PRETEND TO BE THE ONLY BOOK YOU'LL EVER NEED IF YOU WANT TO BE HAPPY. IT WILL PRESENT THE WISDOM OF THE BIBLE IN A FUN AND UNIQUELY INSIGHTFUL FASHION.
EN4 6999 HOW YUSSEL CAUGHT THE GEFILTE FISH A SHABBOS STORY HERMAN, CHARLOTTE ALICE SHEINM YUSSEL LOVES GEFILTE FISH, AND NOW HE IS OLD ENOUGH TO ACCOMPANY PAPA ON HIS FISHING TRIP TO CATCH FISH FOR THE SHABBOS MEAL. BUT NONE OF THE FISH THAT YUSSEL CATCHES ARE ROUND LIKE A BALL-AS HE IS SURE GEFILTE FISH MUST BE. 'DON'T WORRY,' SAYS PAPA 'YOUR MOTHER CAN WORK MIRACLES.'
EN4 7003 STORIES OF DAVID BERGELSON YIDDISH SHORT FICTION FROM RUSSIA BERGELSON, DAVID JUDITH MENKEN INNOVATIVE YIDDISH STYLIST BERGELSON, NOT WIDELY KNOWN TO ENGLISH-LANGUAGE READERS, WRITES OF THE DECLINING WORLD OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS, CAPTURING THE DREARINESS OF THE UNCOMMITTED LIFE. HIS CHARACTERS SUFFER FROM DESPAIR AND DEPRESSION AS A RESULT OF THE LOOSENING TIES OF THE SHTETL AND RELIGION. © 1996
EN4 7004 BIALIK ABERBACH, DAVID AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN DAVID ABERBACH EXPLORES THE HISTORICAL, SOCIAL, AND LITERARY BACKGROUND TO CHAIM NACHMAN BIALIK'S (1873-1934) DEVELOPMENT AS A ROMANTIC-NATIONALIST POET, HIS AMBIVALENCE TOWARD THIS NATIONAL ROLE, HIS OBSESSION WITH INTENSELY PRIVATE THEMES, AND THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN THE PUBLIC FIGURE AND THE CONFESSIONAL LYRIC POET. © 1988
EN4 7005 NOAH'S FLOOD THE GENESIS STORY IN WESTERN THOUGHT COHN, NORMAN EVA YARETT   COHN TRACES THE STORY OF NOAH AND THE FLOOD FROM ITS ORIGINS IN MESOPOTAMIAN MYTHOLOGY THROUGH EARLY JEWISH AND CHRISTIAN INTERPRETATIONS, AND DOWN INTO MODERN TIMES. HE DISCUSSES THE ATTEMPTS TO RECONCILE THE STORY WITH THE GEOLOGICAL EVIDENCE. © 199
EN4 7006 GETTING AWAY WITH MURDER ENGEL, HOWARD MARIAN FELDINGER IN HIS MOST BAFFLING CASE YET, BENNY COOPERMAN IS 'ASKED' BY NOTORIOUS CRIME BOSS ABRAM WISE TO INVESTIGATE ATTEMPTS ON HIS LIFE. BENNY SOON FINDS HIMSELF ENTANGLED IN MORE CORRUPTION, VENGEANCE AND INTRIGUE THAN ONE EVER IMAGINED COULD EXIST IN THE SLEEPY TOWN OF GRANTHAM. © 1998
EN4 7007 AMERICAN JEW VOICES FROM AN AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY COHN-SHERBOK, DAN; COHN-SHERBOK, LAV LILA STERN   A SNAPSHOT OF CONTEMPORARY JEWISH LIVING AND EXPRESSION THROUGH THE MEDIUM OF A LARGE MIDWESTERN CITY WITH A POPULATION OF 40,000 JEWS. WHILE MANY OF THE INTERVIEWEES ARE NOT OBSERVANT JEWS, THEIR VALUES ARE JEWISH NONETHELESS. EVEN THE FORMER OWNER OF A STRIPTEASE JOINT PUTS ASIDE MONEY FOR CHARITY! © 1994
EN4 7008 GREATEST JEWISH STORIES EVER TOLD PATTERSON, DAVID MIMI GREENSTEIN THIS COLLECTION BRINGS TOGETHER BIBLICAL, TALMUDIC, MIDRASHIC, KABBALISTIC, FOLK, HASIDIC, AND MODERN TALES THAT WERE SELECTED FOR THEIR PROMINENCE WITHIN THE MANY TRADITIONS OF JEWISH LIFE. PRESENTED IN CATEGORIES THAT REFLECT THE HISTORY OF THEIR TELLING, THEY ARE PREFACED BY THE AUTHOR'S INSIGHTS AND PERSPECTIVES. © 1997
EN4 7009 SMART JEWS THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE IMAGE OF JEWISH SUPERIOR INTELLIGENCE GILMAN, SANDER L. MARK YOHALEM PSYCHOANALYST-TURNED-MEDICAL-HISTORIAN GILMAN OFFERS NEW INSIGHTS INTO THE QUESTION OF JEWISH 'SUPERIOR' INTELLIGENCE. IN HIS EXAMINATION OF A VAST ARRAY OF MATERIAL, THE ISSUE IS NOT WHETHER JEWS ARE SMARTER BUT HOW THIS IMAGE HAS SERVED THE PSYCHOLOGICAL AND SOCIAL 
EN4 7011 JERRY SEINFELD THE ENTIRE DOMAIN TRACY, KATHLEEN JERRY O'NEIL A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE SERIES THAT CHANGED THE FACE OF TELEVISION AND AN IN-DEPTH BIOGRAPHY AND INSIGHTFUL RETROSPECTIVE. IT COVERS JERRY'S LIFE FROM CHILDHOOD TO HOLLYWOOD HUMOR MOGUL, OFFERING AN INTRIGUING LOOK INTO HIS PUBLIC PERSONA AND PRIVATE PERSONALITY, HIS DRIVES, AMBITIONS, AND LOVE LIFE. © 1998
EN4 7013 FOR THE RELIEF OF UNBEARABLE URGES ENGLANDER, NATHAN SANDI SKODNIK THE STORIES IN THIS VOLUME BY THE TWENTY-EIGHT YEAR OLD AUTHOR WHOSE WORKS HAVE APPEARED IN STORY MAGAZINE AND THE NEW YORKER ARE INVENTIVE AND OFTEN HAUNTING, STEEPED IN THE WEIGHT OF JEWISH HISTORY AND IN THE CUSTOMS OF ORTHODOX JEWISH LIFE. © 1999
EN4 7014 REUNION BLUEFARB, SAM RAMU DAMODARAN THE STORY OF AN OBSESSIVE AND TRAGIC LOVE AFFAIR BETWEEN A VETERAN ATTENDING UCLA ON THE GI BILL AND AN ENIGMATIC STUDENT FROM INDIA. THEIR LIVES HAVE BEEN IMPACTED BY THE SECOND WORLD WAR AND THE IMMEDIATE POST-WAR YEARS, WHEN OLD  MORES WERE BEING REPLACED BY NEW ATTITUDES. © 1998
EN4 7018 GRIEF STREET ADCOCK, THOMAS BARRIE SNIDER NYPD DETECTIVE NEIL HOCKADAY AND HIS WIFE, RUBY, ARE DRAWN INTO A KILLER'S SAVAGE DESIGN WHEN THE FIRST VICTIM, A RABBI AND FRIEND OF THEIRS, IS KILLED BEFORE HIS CONGREGATION. AS HOCK INVESTIGATES, MORE BLOOD IS SPILLED, AND A TABLOID REPORTER CONNECTS THE MURDERS TO GRIEF STREET, A DISTURBING PLAY SENT TO RUBY BY ITS AUTHOR. © 1997
EN4 7019 LATKES, LATKES GOOD TO EAT A CHANUKAH STORY HOWLAND, NAOMI JERRY KOENIG SADIE AND HER FOUR YOUNGER BROTHERS LIVE IN A SMALL COTTAGE ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF A TINY VILLAGE. THEY ARE VERY POOR AND ALWAYS HUNGRY. ON THE FIRST NIGHT OF CHANUKAH, SADIE IS GIVEN A FRYING PAN THAT COOKS UP POTATO PANCAKES ON DEMAND. WHEN SADIE GOES OUT ON THE LAST DAY OF CHANUKAH SHE WARNS HER BROTHERS NOT TO TOUCH THE PAN, BUT... © 1999
EN4 7020 VERY BEST HANUKKAH GIFT ROCKLIN, JOANNE JERRY KOENIG HANUKKAH IS HERE AT LAST, AND DANIEL BLOOM COULDN'T BE MORE EXCITED WITH ALL THE PREPARATIONS. BUT DANIEL IS AFRAID OF DOGS SINCE HE GOT BITTEN LAST SUMMER. HIS SISTER LOVES DOGS AND WOULD LIKE ONE AS A PRESENT, BUT THAT WOULD TAKE A MIRACLE, DANIEL FIGURES. A HANUKKAH MIRACLE. © 1999
EN4 7022 ESCAPE ARTIST KATZ, JUDITH CHARLES ROEMER WHEN TUTSIK GOLDENBERG COMES TO WARSAW, CLAIMING TO BE A LONELY ARGENTINE DIAMOND MERCHANT IN SEARCH OF A WIFE, SOFIA TEITELBAUM'S PARENTS QUICKLY MAKE THE MATCH. IN BUENOS AIRES, SOFIA SOON DISCOVERS THAT TUTSIK HAS BIGGER, MORE DEVIOUS THINGS IN MIND THAN MARRIAGE, INCLUDING PROSTITUTION UNDER THE TUTELAGE OF HIS SISTER MADAME PERLE. © 1997
EN4 7024 RED, WHITE, AND BLUE ISAACS, SUSAN (null) FBI AGENT CHARLIE BLAIR AND GEN-X LAUREN MILLER ARE DRAWN TOGETHER BY A HATE CRIME AND THE FACT THAT THEY ARE ACTUALLY KIN, DESCENDANTS OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS WHO MET ON A BOAT ON THEIR WAY TO AMERICA. ISAACS NOT ONLY CHRONICLES THEIR INVESTIGATIONS INTO THE BRUTAL MURDER, BUT EXPLORES THEIR AMERICAN HERITAGE AS WELL. © 1998
EN4 7027 LOVING TRUTH AND PEACE THE GRAND RELIGIOUS WORLDVIEW OF RABBI BENZION UZIEL ANGEL, MARC D. AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN RABBI ANGEL EXPOUNDS AND EXPANDS UPON THE THOUGHT AND PHILOSOPHY OF RABBI BENZION UZIEL WHO, AS THE FIRST SEPHARDIC CHIEF RABBI OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL AND ACKNOWLEDGED MASTER OF HALAKHA, PREACHED A MESSAGE OF MITZVOT, SUPPORT FOR THE IDEALS OF RELIGIOUS ZIONISM, AND LOVE AND CONCERN FOR ALL JEWS. © 1999
EN4 7031 DISGRACEFUL AFFAIR LAMBLIN, BIANCA SILVIA HORENSTEIN BIANCA BIENENFELD, A 17-YEAR-OLD STUDENT, WAS SEDUCED BY HER PHILOSOPHY PROFESSOR, SIMONE DE BEAUVOIR, AND THEN PASSED ON TO DE BEAUVOIR'S PARTNER/LOVER JEAN-PAUL SARTRE. ABANDONED AFTER A YEAR, BIENENFELD-LAMBLIN RESUMED A PLATONIC FRIENDSHIP WITH DE BEAUVOIR AFTER WW II, AND THEY MET EVERY MONTH FOR FORTY YEARS. © 1996
EN4 7033 GOD A BIOGRAPHY MILES, JACK JERRY KOENIG WITHOUT FIGHTING CLASSICAL TRADITION, JACK MILES, A HISTORIAN, HAS ATTEMPTED TO TURN A TWO-HUNDRED-YEAR-OLD TRADITION OF HISTORICAL BIBLE SCHOLARSHIP INTO A WORK OF ART, WITH GOD AS THE PROTAGONIST. © 1995
EN4 7037 GOD IN RUINS URIS, LEON AUDREY FLAMBERG SPANNING THE DECADES FROM WORLD WAR II TO THE 2008 PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, THIS IS THE STORY OF QUINN PATRICK O'CONNELL, AN HONEST AND PRINCIPLED MAN ON THE BRINK OF BECOMING THE SECOND IRISH CATHOLIC PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. BUT QUINN IS A MAN WITH A SECRET BURIED OVER HALF A CENTURY THAT EVEN HE DOESN'T KNOW ABOUT. © 1999
EN4 7038 MATZAH BALL SOUP ROTHENBERG, JOAN SHIRLEY RADCLIFF EVERY YEAR AT PASSOVER, ROSIE'S GRANDMA PUTS FOUR MATZAH BALLS IN EACH BOWL OF SOUP. BUT ROSIE WANTS TO KNOW, WHY DOES SHE NEED FOUR OF THEM? SO GRANDMA TELLS ROSIE THE HILARIOUS TALE OF THE FAMOUS MATZAH BALL CONTEST THAT OCCURRED MANY YEARS AGO, WHICH FOREVER CHANGED HER VIEW OF WHAT WAS MEANT BY THE BEST MATZAH BALL. © 1999
EN4 7041 WHAT IS A JEW? (REVISED EDITION) KERTZER, MORRIS N., RABBI MAY BURROWS  A REVISED AND UPDATED VERSION OF THE ORIGINAL TEXT WITH MUCH NEW MATERIAL ADDED. IT ADDRESSES MANY OF THE TRADITIONAL QUESTIONS AS WELL DISCUSSING NEWER CONCERNS, SUCH AS THE JEWISH ATTITUDE TOWARD FEMINISM AND WHY JEWS PERSIST IN REMEMBERING THE HOLOCAUST. FROM A NEPHEW OF THE ORIGINAL AUTHOR, WITH RABBI LAWRENCE A. HOFFMAN. © 1993
EN4 7043 EXILE A MEMOIR OF 1939 SCHNEIDER, BRONKA BERNICE FOERDER BRONKA SCHNEIDER AND HER HUSBAND JOSEPH WERE TWO OF THE 30,000 AUSTRIAN JEWS ADMITTED AS REFUGEES TO GREAT BRITAIN BETWEEN MARCH 1938 AND SEPTEMBER 1939. IN 1960 SCHNEIDER WROTE ABOUT THE YEAR SHE AND HER HUSBAND SPENT AS SERVANTS IN A SCOTTISH CASTLE. A COMMENTARY BY ERIKA BOURGUIGNON PROVIDES HISTORICAL, POLITICAL, AND CULTURAL BACKGROUND OF THIS PERIOD.
EN4 7046 JEWISH HUMOR WHAT THE BEST JEWISH JOKES SAY ABOUT THE JEWS TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH, RABBI JANET GILBERT THE AUTHOR OF JEWISH LITERACY ANALYZES OVER ONE HUNDRED OF THE BEST JEWISH JOKES AND THROUGH THEM IDENTIFIES THE KEYSTONES OF JEWISH CHARACTER. THROUGH THE HUMOR, HE DESCRIBES HOW JEWS COPE WITH PERSECUTION AND DISCRIMINATION, HOW THEY HANDLE ANTI-SEMITISM, WHAT THEY THINK ABOUT SEX, AND HOW THEY HANDLE ASSIMILATION AND INTERMARRIAGE. © 1998
EN4 7048 PARADISE, NEW YORK POLLACK, EILEEN LILA STERN   WE FIRST MEET LUCY APPELBAUM, THE HEROINE OF PARADISE, NY, IN 1970, AS A NINE-YEAR-OLD GIRL ENJOYING HER FAMILY'S CATSKILL HOTEL, THE GARDEN OF EDEN. TEN YEARS LATER, HAVING FOUND NOTHING ELSE TO DISTINGUISH HERSELF, LUCY TRIES TO SAVE THE HOTEL BY CAPITALIZING ON A WAVE OF NOSTALGIA FOR THE BORSCHT BELT AND RUNNING THE HOTEL AS A SORT OF LIVING MUSEUM OF YIDDISH CULTURE. LUCY BATTLES HER GRANDMOTHER'S ATTEMPTS TO SABOTAGE LUCY'S SUCCESS, HER PARENTS' SUPERSTITIOUS FEARS OF ANYTHING THAT ATTRACTS ATTENTION TO THE JEWS, HER BROTHER'S CONTENTION THAT WHAT LUCY IS DOING IS MORE A MATTER OF EGO THAN AUTHENTIC RELIGIOUS FEELING, AND HER OWN AFFAIRS OF THE HEART. © 1998
EN4 7050 REFUGE MICHAEL, SAMI NAOMI ROSENBACH THE TIME IS 1973, THE SETTING THE YOM KIPPUR WAR. COMMUNIST AND ZIONIST, ISRAELI ARAB, PALESTINIAN REFUGEE, AND ASHKENAZI JEW CLASH IN THIS STORY OF LOVE AND HATRED. MARDUCH, COMMUNIST SURVIVOR OF AN IRAQI PRISON (LIKE THE AUTHOR) AND ZIONIST BY DEFAULT, HAS GONE TO FIGHT FOR ISRAEL--THE COUNTRY THAT GAVE HIM REFUGE. WHEN MARDUCH'S WIFE IS ASKED TO SHELTER AN ARAB COMRADE SLATED FOR PREVENTIVE DETENTION, THE ANGUISH OF MORAL, POLITICAL, AND SEXUAL TENSIONS SURFACE. WHO IS GIVING WHOM REFUGE? WHERE DOES ONE'S LOYALTY LIE? © 1977
EN4 7051 SHIP OF THE HUNTED ELBERG, YEHUDA BETTY SMITH  THE WARSAW GHETTO IN 1943 IS NOTHING LIKE THE PREWAR VILLAGE OF DOMBROVKA.  GOLDA, HER HUSBAND, SHIYA, AND THEIR THREE CHILDREN DO THE BEST THEY CAN. SHIYA AND ONE CHILD ARE SENT TO AUSCHWITZ. GOLDA IS TAKEN TO TREBLINKA, BUT ESCAPES AND WANDERS THE POLISH COUNTRYSIDE. HER SON YOSSEL, POSES AS A CHRISTIAN AND HIDES OUT WITH HIS YOUNGER SISTER ON A FARM, BUT EVEN THERE TRAGEDY AWAITS. AT THE END OF THE WAR, WHOEVER SURVIVES FROM THIS FAMILY WILL ATTEMPT THE DIFFICULT PASSAGE TO PALESTINE ON A "SHIP OF THE HUNTED." © 1997
EN4 7059 SABBATH ERLICH, JOSEF SYLVIA JACOBS SET IN THE POLISH-JEWISH SHTETL OF WOLBROM IN THE 1930S, WHERE THE AUTHOR SPENT HIS YOUTH, THIS STORY TELLS HOW FEIVEL AND HIS FAMILY OBSERVE THE SABBATH. IT DESCRIBES IN INTRICATE DETAIL THE RELIGIOUS OBSERVANCE AND FOLKWAYS OF THIS HOLIEST OF DAYS AS IT WAS PRACTICED FOR CENTURIES BY EUROPEAN JEWS AND BY THEIR ORTHODOX DESCENDANTS TODAY. EDITED BY HANA WIRTH-NESHER. © 1999
EN4 7060 DAWN OF THE PROMISED LAND THE CREATION OF ISRAEL WICKS, BEN ROSE SPANIER IN 1917, THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT DECLARED ITSELF IN FAVOR OF A JEWISH HOMELAND. THE AUTHOR CHRONICLES THE ENSUING YEARS, WHEN HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF JEWS STREAMED INTO THE PROMISED LAND. REPRESENTING EVERY CLASS AND NATIONALITY, THEY WERE UNITED BY THEIR IDEALISM, AND, AS WORLD WAR II LOOMED CLOSER, BY THE BELIEF THAT THEIR EFFORTS COULD LIBERATE JEWS FROM THE HORROR OF NAZI PERSECUTION. © 1997
EN4 7063 BRONSTEIN'S CHILDREN BECKER, JUREK BEVERLY STERN THE AUTHOR HAS DEVISED SOMETHING BETWEEN STORY AND ALLEGORY TO EVOKE THE COLD GENERATIONAL MILLENIUM THAT SEPARATES A FATHER, WITH HIS CONCENTRATION CAMP MEMORIES, FROM A SON, ADRIFT IN A SOCIETY WITH NO MEMORIES WHATSOEVER. © 1999
EN4 7068 RIVER MIDNIGHT NATTEL, LILIAN BARBARA BEHAR FERBER IN BLASZKA, A FICTIONAL SHTETL NORTHWEST OF WARSAW, THE LIVES OF FOUR WOMEN  ARE INTERTWINED. AS CHILDREN, THEY ROMPED IN THE WOODS. BUT NOW HANNA-LEYA IS THE BUTCHER'S MYSTERIOUSLY CHILDLESS BUT EFFICIENT WIFE WHO RELAXES BY BATHING IN THE RIVER. FEYGELE HAS A LARGE FAMILY, BUT HER OLDEST CHILD IS JAILED FOR POLITICAL ACTIVITY. ZISA-SARA DIES IN AMERICA; HER CHILDREN ARE SENT BACK TO BLASZKA, WHERE THEY MUST READJUST TO SHTETL LIFE.  MISHA, THE TOWN MIDWIFE, DIVORCES HER HUSBAND AND THEN BECOMES PREGNANT HERSELF, BUT REFUSES TO REVEAL THE IDENTITY OF THE FATHER. THROUGH IT ALL, THE PEOPLE OF BLASZKA CLING TO THEIR TRADITIONS. © 1999
EN4 7069 SHOW ME THE MAGIC MAZURSKY, PAUL GUY LEBOW    OVER THE PAST THIRTY YEARS, PAUL MAZURSKY, WRITER, FILM DIRECTOR, ACTOR, AND PRODUCER, HAS ESTABLISHED HIMSELF AS ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST RESPECTED AND ADMIRED FILMMAKERS. HE TAKES US BEHIND THE SCENES OF SOME OF HIS GREATEST SUCCESSES AND PROVIDES VERY HUMAN PORTRAITS OF MANY OF HOLLYWOOD'S LEGENDS. OF COURSE, THERE IS PAUL MAZURSKY'S OWN STORY AS WELL. © 1999
EN4 7070 VILLAGE OF A MILLION SPIRITS A NOVEL OF THE TREBLINKA UPRISING MACMILLAN, IAN BARIE W. SNIDER ON AUGUST 2, 1943, PRISONERS OF TREBLINKA CONCENTRATION CAMP, ARMED WITH STOLEN GUNS AND GRENADES, ATTACKED THEIR GUARDS, SET FIRE TO THE "FACTORY OF DEATH," AND FLED INTO THE NEIGHBORING FOREST. TREBLINKA WAS A SECRET CAMP DESIGNED TO HIDE FROM HISTORY WHAT OCCURRED INSIDE ITS CONFINES. OF THE SIX HUNDRED PRISONERS WHO ESCAPED, ONLY FORTY LIVED, BUT THEIR SURVIVAL ENSURED THAT THE HORRORS THEY WITNESSED AND AN ACCOUNT OF THEIR DESPERATE REVOLT REACHED THE OUTSIDE WORLD. © 1999
EN4 7072 VIKTOR FRANKL RECOLLECTIONS AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY FRANKL, VIKTOR E. SYLVIA ESTES THE RENOWNED VIENNESE PSYCHIATRIST AND AUTHOR REVEALS THE WARMLY HUMAN SIDE OF A LIFE THAT HAS CONTRIBUTED SO MUCH TO THE EVOLUTION OF PSYCHIATRIC SCIENCE. DURING WWII, FRANKL LOST HIS WIFE AND IMMEDIATE FAMILY AND WAS HIMSELF IN FOUR CONCENTRATION CAMPS. THROUGH HIS BELIEFS HE WAS ABLE TO TRIUMPH OVER THE CAMPS AND TO REBUILD HIS PROFESSIONAL AND PRIVATE LIFE IN POSTWAR VIENNA. © 1997
EN4 7073 ONE-HANDED PIANIST STAVANS, ILAN ISABELLE RUBIN PRESENTING INTENSE EXPLORATIONS OF JEWISH LIFE AND IDENTITY IN THE HISPANIC WORLD, STAVANS STORIES FEATURE INDIVIDUALS WHO RELENTLESSLY INVESTIGATE SPIRITUALITY BEYOND THE REALM OF ORTHODOX RELIGION. SOME OF THE EIGHT STORIES MIX AUTOBIOGRAPHY AND FANTASY AND OTHERS MELD JEWISH MYSTICISM, THRILLER, FICTION AND MEDITATIONS ON SEXUALITY, LOVE, GOD AND THE ROOTS OF ANTI-SEMITISM. © 1996
EN4 7074 OXFORD BOOK OF HEBREW SHORT STORIES ABRAMSON, GLENDA, ED. ETHEL E. MADURO THIS COLLECTION OF HEBREW SHORT STORIES CONTAINS THE WORKS OF THE GREAT MODERN HEBREW PROSE WRITERS (EXCEPT FOR AGNON) IN EUROPE AND ISRAEL. THE SORROWS AND PROBLEMS OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE IN THEIR EXILE AND RETURN ARE COMBINED WITH WORKS OF PERSONAL ANGUISH AND HAPPINESS TO REVEAL THE GREAT SCOPE OF HEBREW LITERATURE.
EN4 7076 HOUDINI THE CAREER OF EHRICH WEISS SILVERMAN, KENNETH MOLLY STARK SILVERMAN'S ACCOUNT OF THE GREAT MAGICIAN AND ESCAPE ARTIST PROVIDES MORE DETAIL THAN PREVIOUS BIOGRAPHIES ABOUT HOUDINI'S EARLY YEARS, SHOWING HOW EHRICH WEISS, A SCRAPPY JEWISH KID FROM WISCONSIN, ENDURED A GRUELING APPRENTICESHIP IN VAUDEVILLE AS AN ACROBAT, MAGICIAN, AND MEDICINE-SHOW SHILL TO BECOME THE MOST FAMOUS PERFORMER OF HIS AGE. © 1996
EN4 7079 IN THE YEAR 1096 THE FIRST CRUSADE AND THE JEWS CHAZAN, ROBERT SHIRLEY RADCLIFF CHAZAN RELATES STORIES OF CHRISTIAN ENEMIES, BUT ALSO OF CHRISTIAN FRIENDS, AND OF JEWISH MARTRYS, BUT ALSO OF JEWISH NEGOTIATORS AND CONVERTS. HE DEVOTES THE SECOND HALF OF THE BOOK TO TRACING VARIOUS EVENTS THROUGH THE SUBSEQUENT NINE CENTURIES OF JEWISH HISTORY. © 1996
EN4 7080 SECRET BOOK OF GRAZIA DEI ROSSI PARK, JACQUELINE KEN STEART INSPIRED BY AN ACTUAL LETTER, JACQUELINE PARK OFFERS US A LOOK AT RENAISSANCE ITALY THROUGH THE EYES OF GRAZIA DEI ROSSI. HEIRESS TO A JEWISH BANKING DYNASTY, SECRETARY TO THE WORLD-RENOWNED ISABELLA D'ESTE, MARRIED TO THE POPE'S JEWISH PHYSICIAN AND LOVER OF THE CHRISTIAN LORD GONZAGA, DEI ROSSI IS SUSPENDED BETWEEN TWO CULTURES, FORCED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN TWO MEN AND TWO WORLDS. © 1997
EN4 7082 WOMAN AT THE WINDOW BIBLICAL TALES OF OPPRESSION AND ESCAPE ASCHKENASY, NEHAMA SHIRLEY RADCLIFF THE IMAGE OF THE WOMAN AT THE WINDOW IS PREVALENT IN THE ARTS OF THE ANCIENT NEAR EAST AND HAS SUGGESTED INTERPRETATIONS RANGING FROM SEXUAL AVAILIBILITY TO FRUSTRATED CURIOSITY. NEHAMA ASCHKENASY NOW INVITES A REINTERPRETATION OF THIS CLASSIC IMAGE, SEEING IN A MYTHIC REPRESENTATION OF ANCIENT WOMAN'S SPATIAL CONSTRICTION AND HER REMOVAL FROM THE ARENA OF HISTORY. © 1998
EN4 7083 JEWISH WAR REICH, TOVA MARILYN WEINSTOCK FORMER BRONX SOCIAL WORKER JERRY GOLDBERG HAS BECOME YEHUDI HAGOEL, CULT LEADER OF A BAND OF AMERICAN JEWISH ZEALOTS WHO ESTABLISH A SHORT-LIVED SECESSIONIST KINGDOM ON ISRAEL'S WEST BANK. JOINING HIM IN THIS DOOMED QUEST ARE HIS THREE WIVES, A COMRADE FROM BROOKLYN AND OTHER FANATICS WILLING TO DIE FOR THEIR CAUSE. © 1995
EN4 7085 ANGEL MAX GLASSGOLD, PETER RAYMA FELDMAN AS A YOUNG CHILD IN KOVNO, MAX PETROVICH KRAFT HAD A CLEAR VISION OF HIS OWN FUTURE AND OF THE WONDERFUL ADVENTURES HE WAS GOING TO HAVE IN AMERICA. HE MOVES TO NEW YORK, WHERE A SOUND MARRIAGE AND AN EQUALLY SOUND BUSINESS VENTURE MAKE THE AMERICAN DREAM IMMEDIATELY COME TRUE. BUT THERE IS THE OTHER SIDE OF THE FAMILY: REVOLUTIONARY STEPSISTERS, A VIOLENT HALF BROTHER, AND AN ANARCHIST COUSIN. THEY ARE IN AND OUT OF MAX'S LIFE, AND HE BECOMES AN "ANGEL" FOR THE CAUSE, A LITTLE OUT OF SYMPATHY, BUT MORE TO KEEP THEM AT A DISTANCE. © 1998
EN4 7088 JOLSON THE LEGEND COMES TO LIFE GOLDMAN, HERBERT G. AARON NORDWIND AL JOLSON IS PROBABLY BEST REMEMBERED FOR THE FILM "THE JAZZ SINGER." BUT IN HIS TIME, HE WAS AN IMMENSELY POPULAR PERFORMER WHOSE GIFT WAS THE ABILITY TO COMMUNICATE MAGICALLY WITH LIVE AUDIENCES. COMPREHENSIVELY RESEARCHED AND WRITTEN, GOLDMAN DETAILS JOLSON'S COMPLEX LIFE AND MULTIFACETED CAREER, FROM EARLY BEGINNINGS AS A STREET PERFORMER. © 1988 
EN4 7089 IRVING BERLIN A LIFE IN SONG FURIA, PHILIP MARTIN KLEINWALD MUSICAL THEATER HISTORIAN PHILIP FURIA PORTRAYS THE MUSICAL LIFE OF ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST BELOVED COMPOSERS. WITH ACCESS TO THE IRVING BERLIN ARCHIVES, HE BRINGS FORTH NEW INFORMATION ON HOW THE SONGS WERE CREATED AND RELATES THIS PROCESS TO THE IMPORTANT EVENTS IN THE COMPOSER'S LIFE. HE CALLS THE RESULTING BIOGRAPHY A "LIFE IN SONG" BECAUSE BERLIN DREW ON HIS ENTIRE LIFE'S EXPERIENCES IN CREATING HIS MUSIC. © 1998
EN4 7093 LIONHEARTS HEROES OF ISRAEL BAR-ZOHAR, MICHAEL, ED. SILVIA HORENSTEIN IN EVERY GENERATION AND ON EVERY BATTLEFIELD THAT MARKS THE HISTORY OF MODERN ISRAEL, HEROES HAVE RISEN WITH THE COURAGE TO TAKE THE LEAD. THIS BOOK IS DEDICATED TO THESE EXTRAORDINARY PERSONALITIES AS WELL AS EVERYDAY PEOPLE WHO FELL IN COMBAT OR ON ISRAEL'S SECRET FRONTS AND TO THOSE STILL ALIVE TODAY. © 1998
EN4 7097 GREAT JEWISH FAMILIES LYMAN, DARRYL SYLVIA ESTES THE BRONFMANS, DAYANS, REICHMANNS, MAIMONS, AND ROTHSCHILDS ARE JUST SOME OF THE MORE THAN EIGHTY GREAT JEWISH FAMILIES WHOSE STORIES ARE TOLD IN THIS VOLUME. LYMAN PRESENTS A BIOGRAPHICAL OVERVIEW OF EACH FAMILY AND THEN FOCUSES ON EACH NOTABLE FAMILY MEMBER, DEMONSTRATING HOW THE TIGHTLY-KNIT JEWISH FAMILY UNIT HAS INSPIRED ITS MEMBERS TO REACH FOR GREATNESS. © 1997
EN4 7104 HITLER'S WILLING EXECUTIONERS ORDINARY GERMANS AND THE HOLOCAUST GOLDHAGEN, DANIEL JONAH STEVEN SPRARAGEN OLDHAGEN ORIGINALLY WROTE THIS BOOK AS A DOCTORAL DISSERTATION AT HARVARD. IN IT, HE ENDEAVORS TO SHOW THAT THE COMMON APOLOGIA FOR THE GERMANS - THAT HITLER "BRAINWASHED" THEM - IS NONSENSE AND THAT MOST GERMANS GAVE THEIR ACTIVE CONSENT TO GENOCIDE. THE BOOK ENDS WITH A DETAILED NOTES SECTION AND AN APPENDIX THAT EXPLAINS THE CORRECT METHODOLOGY FOR STUDYING THE NAZI PERIOD. © 1996
EN4 7107 SHUKI'S UPSIDE-DOWN DREAM GANZ, YAFFA DAN SHTEINGART SHUKI'S STRANGE DREAM HELPS HIM TO LOOK AT HIS ELDERLY AUNT IN A NEW LIGHT. © 1986
EN4 7108 FOUR MOTHERS HORN, SHIFRA LILA STERN   SHIFRA HORN'S NOVEL TELLS THE STORY OF FOUR GENERATIONS OF WOMEN IN ONE FAMILY AGAINST THE BACKGROUND OF ONE HUNDRED YEARS IN JERUSALEM. THE STORY BEGINS WITH AMAL, OF THE FIFTH GENERATION, WHO IS DESPONDENT OVER HER HUSBAND'S DESERTION AFTER THE BIRTH OF HER SON. HER MOTHER, GRANDMOTHER AND GREAT-GRANDMOTHER ARE OVERJOYED, BECAUSE THE BIRTH OF A HEALTHY BOY MEANS THAT THEIR FAMILY'S LONG CURSE HAS BEEN BROKEN - THERE IS NO DAUGHTER TO INHERIT IT. COME, LISTEN, THEY SAY TO AMAL, LISTEN TO THE STORY OF THE CURSE THAT FORESHADOWED EVERY FATHER'S DISAPPEARANCE. BE COMFORTED BY YOUR "FOUR MOTHERS." © 1999
EN4 7109 SECOND HAND SMOKE ROSENBAUM, THANE PETER JONES  MILA KATZ LIVES BY THE WITS BY WHICH SHE SURVIVED THE HOLOCAUST; HER SON GROWS UP TO BE A NAZI-HUNTER. BUT IN A SERIES OF DEATHBED CONFESSIONS TO HER NURSES, SHE REVEALS THE EXISTANCE OF ANOTHER SON, ABANDONED IN POLAND. MILA'S AMERICAN-BORN SON LEARNS OF HIS HALF-BROTHER'S EXISTENCE AND DECIDES TO TRAVEL TO POLAND TO FIND HIM. TOGETHER THE BROTHERS RETRACE THE FAMILY'S DERAILED PATH, WALKING AMONG THE GHOSTS OF THE HOLOCAUST, CONFRONTING REAL AND IMAGINERY DEMONS. © 1999
EN4 7110 REDEMPTION FAST, HOWARD STEVE SHER WHEN IKE GOLDMAN, A RETIRED LAW PROFESSOR AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, DISSUADES A MUCH YOUNGER WOMAN FROM COMMITTING SUICIDE, HE NEVER SUSPECTS THAT HIS SELFLESS ACTION WILL LEAD TO LOVE AND THE POSSIBLE DEFENSE OF A WOMAN WHO IS ACCUSED OF MURDERING HER ABUSIVE EX-HUSBAND. EVENTUALLY HE MUST CHOOSE BETWEEN FOLLOWING HIS HEART OR THE LOSS OF HIS FAITH IN LOVE. © 1999
EN4 7111 MADELEINE ALBRIGHT A TWENTIETH-CENTURY ODYSSEY DOBBS, MICHAEL SPENCER RAINE SHE WAS BORN MARIA JANA KORBELOVA IN PRAGUE, JUST BEFORE THE OUTBREAK OF WORLD WAR II, THE FIRST CHILD OF CZECH JEWISH PARENTS. ALMOST SIXTY YEARS LATER MADELINE KORBEL ALBRIGHT WAS SWORN IN AS THE FIRST WOMAN SECRETARY OF STATE IN THE UNITED STATES. MICHAEL DOBBS, A WASHINGTON POST REPORTER, PIECES TOGETHER THE FASCINATING LIVES OF SEVERAL GENERATIONS OF ALBRIGHT'S ANCESTORS, REVEALING A JEWISH FAMILY'S RECURRING QUEST FOR ASSIMILATION (HER PARENTS RAISED HER AND HER SIBLINGS AS CATHOLICS) AS THEY MOVED FROM AN EASTERN EUROPEAN GHETTO TO THE CORRIDORS OF POWER IN WASHINGTON. © 1999
EN4 7112 FROM A SEALED ROOM KADISH, RACHEL WENDY GOULSTON IN THIS DEBUT NOVEL, THREE WOMEN, AN ISRAELI, HER AMERICAN COUSIN, AND AN ELDERLY HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, ARE TRAPPED BY DIFFERENT CIRCUMSTANCES YET UNITED IN THEIR DESIRE FOR LIBERATION. ©
EN4 7114 PINK SLIP CIRESI, RITA SUSAN WITTY  LISA DIODETTO'S MOTHER WANTS HER TO GET MARRIED, BUT LISA IS NOT YET READY. LOOKING FOR A FRESH START, LISA JOINS THE EDITORIAL DEPARTMENT OF A PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY AND PROCEEDS, ON COMPANY TIME, TO WRITE A NOVEL THAT POKES FUN AT CORPORATE LIFE. ENTER HER MAIN CHARACTER: EBEN STRAUSS. A MAN OF OLD-FASHIONED MANNERS WHO SHOULD STEER CLEAR OF LISA. OF COURSE, LOGIC AND LOVE RARELY GO HAND IN HAND. IT'S BAD ENOUGH THAT LISA AND STRAUSS HAVE TO KEEP THEIR ENSUING AFFAIR A SECRET FROM EVERYONE AT WORK. BUT WHAT HAPPENS WHEN THEY KEEP SECRETS FROM EACH OTHER AND TELL LIES TO THEMSELVES? © 1999
EN4 7118 SIMON'S FAMILY A NOVEL OF TWO FAMILIES FREDRIKSSON, MARIANNE ELLEN DAVID EVER SINCE CHILDHOOD, SIMON LARSSON HAS STRUGGLED WITH THE FEELING THAT SOMETHING FROM HIS PAST IS NOT QUITE RIGHT. DESPITE HIS PARENTS' SIMPLE LIVES, HISTORY FORCES THEM TO CONCEAL A SHATTERING SECRET FROM SIMON-ONE THAT, IF EVER REVEALED, THREATENS TO DESTROY THEM ALL. AS THE SHADOW OF WORLD WAR II FALLS OVER EUROPE, SIMON FORMS A FRIENDSHIP WITH A JEWISH CLASSMATE. IT IS A RELATIONSHIP THAT WILL FOREVER CHANGE BOTH THEIR LIVES, AS THE LARSSONS AND LENTOVS ARE IRREVOCABLY DRAWN TOGETHER TO CREATE A MAKESHIFT FAMILY ALL THEIR OWN. © 1988
EN4 7119 YOUNG HEROES OF THE BIBLE A BOOK FOR FAMILY SHARING DOUGLAS, KIRK GUY LEBOW    IN FIVE STORIES FROM THE BIBLE AND THE MIDRASH, ACTOR AND AUTHOR KIRK DOUGLASS EXAMINES HOW THE GREATEST BIBLICAL CHARACTERS PERFORMED DEEDS OF HEROISM EVEN AT YOUNG AGES. IN TELLING THESE TIMELESS STORIES, DOUGLAS REMEMBERS HIS OWN CHILDHOOD IN AMSTERDAM, NEW YORK, WHERE HE FIRST HEARD THEM IN SUNDAY SCHOOL, AND HOW THEY AFFECTED HIM THROUGHOUT HIS CHILDHOOD AND HIS LONG CAREER IN HOLLYWOOD. © 1999
EN4 7122 BERNHARD HOFFMAN, YOEL TERRIS KO, EILEEN DACEY BERNHARD, A GERMAN-JEWISH WIDOWER IN THE 1940S, IS DEVASTATED BY THE LOSS OF HIS WIFE. AS HE DISCONSOLATELY WALKS THE STREETS OF JERUSALEM, HE TRIES TO COME TO TERMS WITH HIS GRIEF AND THE DISASTERS OF W W II. © 1998 
EN4 7123 ACTIVIST'S DAUGHTER BACHE, ELLYN JULIE RATNER REJECTING ALL ATTEMPTS BY HER LIBERAL JEWISH FAMILY TO INTEREST HER IN SOCIAL JUSTICE, BERYL ROSINSKY BELIEVES SHE'S ESCAPED THEIR INFLUENCE WHEN SHE ENTERS THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AS A FRESHMAN. THERE, INEVITABLY, SHE WITNESSES THE RACISM AND BIGOTRY THAT ARE INTERTWINE WITH THE GENTILITY AND SOCIAL PROPRIETY OF THE SOUTH. LONGING TO FIT IN, BERYL NEVERTHELESS EMPATHIZES WITH THE PAIN OF THOSE WHO DON'T. MEANWHILE, HER FAMILY PERIODICALLY URGES HER TO REMAIN FAITHFUL TO HER RELIGIOUS HERITAGE. OUTWARDLY, BERYL REMAINS RESOLUTELY UNINVOLVED UNTIL THE DAY SHE REACTS INSTINCTIVELY TO AN ACT OF PURE MEANNESS AND FINDS SHE'S TAKEN THE FIRST STEP TOWARD ACTIVISM. © 1997
EN4 7124 DINK THAT STOPPED THE CLOCK HALPERN, CHAIKY HELEN STEWART AN ADVENTURE IN THE LAND OF MIROOP, WHERE QUEEN OOTZ-ROOTZ IS IN A HURRY TO PREPARE FOR SHABBOS. © 1985
EN4 7126 NAZI OFFICER'S WIFE HOW ONE JEWISH WOMAN SURVIVED THE HOLOCAUST BEER, EDITH HAHN; DWORKIN, SUSAN ARLINE KEMPNER EDITH HAHN WAS A YOUNG WOMAN STUDYING LAW IN VIENNA WHEN THE GESTAPO FORCED HER AND HER MOTHER INTO A GHETTO. EDITH WAS TAKEN AWAY TO A LABOR CAMP, AND, WHEN SHE RETURNED HOME MONTHS LATER, SHE FOUND HER MOTHER HAD BEEN DEPORTED. KNOWING SHE WOULD BECOME A HUNTED WOMAN, EDITH WENT UNDERGROUND. USING A CHRISTIAN FRIEND'S IDENTITY PAPERS, SHE FLED TO MUNICH WHERE SHE MET WERNER VETTER, A NAZI PARTY MEMBER WHO FELL IN LOVE WITH HER. DESPITE HER PROTESTS AND EVEN HER EVENTUAL CONFESSION THAT SHE WAS JEWISH, HE MARRIED HER AND KEPT HER IDENTITY A SECRET. DESPITE THE RISK IT POSED TO HER LIFE, EDITH CREATED A REMARKABLE RECORD OF SURVIVAL WHICH IS NOW PART OF THE PERMANENT COLLECTION AT THE HOLOCAUST MUSEUM IN WASHINGTON, D.C. © 1999
EN4 7130 DARK MORNING LOVEJOY, WILLIAM H. TANYA SHERMAN A FORMER U. S. MARINE COLONEL TURNED WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION OFFICIAL HAS JUST SEEN THE FIRST SIGN OF IT…AN ISRAELI SHIN BET SECRET AGENT HAS JUST TRACED IT TO ITS SOURCE…AND NOW, THE POWDER KEG KNOWN AS THE MIDDLE EAST IS ABOUT TO BE ROCKED BY THE UNLEASHING OF A BACTERIAL DISEASE USED AS A WEAPON OF TERROR. © 1998
EN4 7131 JUPITER'S BONES KELLERMAN, FAYE JERRY O'NEIL DR. EMIL GANZ WAS CONSIDERED A WORLD-RENOWNED PROFESSOR OF ASTROPHYSICS, WHEN HE DISAPPEARED WITHOUT WARNING HE VANISHED, ONLY TO REAPPEAR TEN YEARS LATER AS "FATHER JUPITER," THE FOUNDER OF A PSEUDOSCIENTIFIC CULT. SUDDENLY THE AGING CHARISMATIC LEADER IS FOUND DEAD, AND  LAPD LIEUTENANT PETER DECKER INVESTIGATES WITH HIS TEAM AND THE SUPPORT OF HIS WIFE, RINA. SOON THE ORDER TURNS VIOLENT, ERUPTING INTO MAYHEM SO DEADLY THAT IT THREATENS NOT ONLY THE LIVES OF IT ADULT MEMBERS BUT ALSO SCORES OF HELPLESS, INNOCENT CHILDREN. © 1999
EN4 7132 TURBULENT SOULS A CATHOLIC SON'S RETURN TO HIS JEWISH FAMILY DUBNER, STEPHEN J. AUDREY FLAMBERG THE YOUNGEST OF EIGHT CHILDREN, STEPHEN DUBNER GREW UP IN A FAMILY THAT WAS INDUSTRIOUS, RAMBUNCTIOUS, AND ABOVE ALL, CATHOLIC. HIS PARENTS WERE TRUE BELIEVERS, THEIR FAITH EXTENDING TO EVERY CORNER OF THEIR LIVES. BUT THEY WERE ALSO JEWISH CONVERTS WHO FELL IN LOVE WITH CATHOLICISM AND THEN WITH EACH OTHER. BY THE TIME STEPHEN WAS BORN, THEIR PASTS HAD BEEN LOCKED AWAY. ONLY WHEN DUBNER REACHED HIS TWENTIES DID HE DISCOVER HIS PARENTS' EXTRAORDINARY STORY, A STORY FULL OF BITTER ESTRANGEMENTS, HARD-FOUGHT TRIUMPHS, AND DEEP SECRETS. IN EXCAVATING THE STORY, HE FELT THE TUG OF THE RELIGION HIS PARENTS HAD ABANDONED AND BEGAN TO PURSUE IT AS VIGOROUSLY AS THEY HAD PURSUED THEIR ADOPTED FAITH. © 1998
EN4 7134 HAPPINESS FORMULAS, STORIES AND INSIGHTS PLISKIN, ZELIG, RABBI LEA GREENBERG EVERYONE WANTS IT. FEW PEOPLE HAVE IT. MANY PEOPLE THINK HAPPINESS IS A WINNING LOTTERY TICKET. IT'S NOT. RABBI PLISKIN DISCUSSES WHERE TO FIND IT - AND HOW! IT'S EVERYWHERE, HE EXPLAINS. EVEN BETTER, IT'S WITHIN OURSELVES, IF WE ONLY KNOW HOW TO MINE IT. © 1999
EN4 7143 BETTELHEIM A LIFE AND A LEGACY SUTTON, NINA JEROME BROOKMAN IN HIS LIFETIME (1903-1990), BRUNO BETTELHEIM WAS REGARDED AS AN AUTHORITY ON CHILDREARING AND A PIONEER OF PSYCHOANALYSIS. HIS PROLIFIC WRITINGS RANGED FROM HIS EXPERIENCES AS A SURVIVOR OF NAZI CONCENTRATION CAMPS TO THE FREUDIAN INTERPRETATION OF FAIRY TALES. DURING HIS 29 YEARS AS DIRECTOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO'S ORTHOGENIC SCHOOL, BETTELHEIM DEVELOPED A UNIQUE FORM OF MILIEU THERAPY, CLAIMING A HIGH RATE OF SUCCESS WITH EMOTIONALLY DISTURBED AND AUSTISTIC CHILDREN. AFTER HIS SUICIDE, FORMER STUDENTS DENOUNCED HIM AS BRUTAL, AND CRITICS ACCUSED HIM OF PLAGIARISM, QUESTIONING HIS TRAINING AND QUALIFICATIONS. IN THIS FIRST BIOGRAPHY, SUTTON, A JOURNALIST AND FRENCH CORRESPONDENT FOR NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, ASSESSES THE LIFE AND WORK OF THIS CONTRADICTORY GENIUS. © 1996
EN4 7145 MURDER DUET A MUSICAL CASE GUR, BATYA TAMIR SRAELI POLICEMAN MICHAEL OHAYON, RETURNING IN THIS FOURTH MYSTERY, OHAYON IS ABOUT TO SPEND A QUIET EVENING LISTENING TO CLASSICAL MUSIC WHEN HE HEARS WHAT SOUNDS LIKE A BABY CRYING. AND INDEED, IN A STAIRWELL JUST OUTSIDE HIS DOOR, IS A REAL LIVE BABY IN A BOX. THIS EVENT LEADS TO HIS MEETING A NEIGHBOR, NITA VAN GELDEN, WHO IS A SINGLE MOTHER AND CELLIST FROM AN EXTENDED FAMILY OF INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN MUSICIANS. WHEN A MEMBER OF THIS ILLUSTRIOUS FAMILY IS MURDERED, OHAYON BECOMES INVOLVED WITH THE INVESTIGATION. © 1999
EN4 7146 DIVING ROCK ON THE HUDSON ROTH, HENRY CHRIS BASKOUS IN THIS SECOND VOLUME OF THE SERIES, MERCY OF A RUDE STREAM, ROTH REVEALS A SECRET THAT WAS SURELY ONE OF THE REASONS FOR HIS 60-YEAR WRITING BLOCK. HERE, HIS ALTER EGO, IRA STIGMAN, MAKES A SHOCKING DISCLOSURE: A LONG INTERVAL OF INCEST WITH HIS YOUNGER SISTER, AS WELL AS THE SEDUCTION OF A YOUNGER COUSIN. AS THE AUTHOR/NARRATOR CONTINUES TO BARE HIS SOUL TO HIS COMPUTER, ECCLESIASTES, READERS CAN BEGIN TO UNDERSTAND THE REMORSE, GUILT AND MENTAL ANGUISH THAT FOR A LONG TIME PREVENTED ROTH FROM THINKING OR WRITING ABOUT THE EVENTS THAT FORM THE BASIS FOR HIS FICTION. HE ALSO GIVES A HAUNTING DESCRIPTION OF A VANISHED SOCIAL CLASS, THE FIRST GENERATION OF AMERICAN CHILDREN OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS FROM EUROPEAN SHTETLS, LIVING IN BLEAK TENEMENTS, AWARE THEY ARE CRUDE AND UNCOUTH BY THE STANDARDS OF AMERICAN SOCIETY. © 1995
EN4 7147 MURDER ON A KIBBUTZ A COMMUNAL CASE GUR, BATYA PATRICIA LAVIN, HELEN SCHNEIDER THE MURDER BY POISON OF OSNAT HAREL, BEAUTIFUL AND FORCEFUL KIBBUTZ SECRETARY, IS A MOST DISTURBING ONE. TOLD REPEATEDLY THAT "ONE WHO HASN'T LIVE ON A KIBBUTZ CAN'T POSSIBLY UNDERSTAND LIFE THERE," MICHAEL OHAYON, NOW HEAD OF THE NATIONAL DIVISION'S DEPARTMENT FOR INVESTIGATION OF SERIOUS CRIMES, BECOMES EVER MORE DETERMINED TO PENETRATE THE SPIRIT OF THIS WORLD HE MUST INVESTIGATE. DEFYING HIS COMMANDER'S ORDERS. OHAYON WORKS ALONE, CONVINCED THAT ONLY THROUGH DELICATE PROBING OF KIBBUTZ LIFE WILL HE UNCOVER THE MOTIVES BEHIND THIS STRANGE HOMICIDE. © 1991
EN4 7154 LAST LULLABY POETRY FROM THE HOLOCAUST KRAMER, AARON, ED.  ELLEN DAVID THE WORKS COLLECTED HERE INCLUDE POEMS BY EUROPEANS AND RUSSIANS WHO ATTAINED RECOGNITION AS PUBLISHED WRITERS, AS WELL AS POEMS AND SONGS BY PEOPLE WHO NEVER INTENDED TO BECOME POETS BUT WHO WERE DRIVEN TO EXPRESS THE UNBEARABLE EMOTIONS AROUSED BY THE HORRORS OF THE NAZI ERA. SOME OF THE POEMS ARE THE PRAYERS OF MARTYRS AND THE ELEGIES OF MOURNERS. TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH BY THE EDITOR. © 1998
EN4 7157 BAKER'S DOZEN #10 DO NOT DISTURB STEIN, AIDEL HELEN STEWART THE PROBLEM WITH BEING A QUINTUPLET IS THAT YOU NEVER SEEM TO HAVE ANY PRIVACY, SO DINI DECIDES TO TAKE MATTERS INTO HER OWN HANDS. MEANWHILE, THE BAKER BOYS ARE IN HOT WATER OF THEIR OWN. IT TAKES AN EMERGENCY TRIP TO THE HOSPITAL AND A LONG, LONG NIGHT TO BRING THEM ALL BACK TO THEIR SENSES - AND BACK TOGETHER AGAIN. © 1993
EN4 7158 MOSES, THE PRINCE, THE PROPHET HIS LIFE, LEGEND AND MESSAGE FOR OUR LIVES MEIER, LEVI, RABBI, PH.D. SARENE MEYERS TO HELP US COPE WITH THE BURDEN OF OUR OWN "EGYPTS," RABBI MEIER BRINGS TO LIFE THE STRUGGLES, FAILURES, AND TRIUMPHS THAT REVEAL THE HUMAN SIDE OF MOSES, A CENTRAL FIGURE IN JEWISH, CHRISTIAN, AND ISLAMIC TRADITIONS. HE SHOWS HOW PERSONAL STRUGGLE AND PERSERVERANCE CREATE A FOUNDATION FOR LIBERATION AND CHANGE WHILE TEACHING US ABOUT OURSELVES - OUR ROLE IN LIFE, OUR STRUGGLES, AND OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD. © 1998
EN4 7160 FERTILE GROUND KRICH, ROCHELLE MARION FELDINGER LISA BROCKMAN IS A STAFF PHYSICIAN AT A PRESTIGIOUS FERTILITY CLINIC THAT HAS COME UNDER FIRE FOR ALLEGED EGG SWITCHING. THE MURDER OF A YOUNG EGG DONOR AND THE MYSTERIOUS DISAPPEARANCE OF DR. MATTHEW GORDON, THE CLINIC'S FOUNDER AND LISA'S FIANCEE, PUTS HER MEDICAL CAREER IN JEOPARDY. IN DESPERATION, LISA LAUNCHES HER OWN SEARCH FOR THE TRUTH. © 1998
EN4 7161 DREAMS OF GOLD ORDE, LEWIS LAURA SPERBER FLEEING FROM LIVES OF DRUDGERY AND THE DOMINATION OF THEIR AVARICIOUS UNCLE, YOUNG ORPHANS NATHAN AND LEONORA SOLOMON EMIGRATE FROM LONDON TO NEW ORLEANS IN 1851. A FATEFUL ENCOUNTER WITH A NEW ORLEANS COTTON MERCHANT DRAWS THE COUSINS INTO AN ASSIMILATED JEWISH FAMILY AND PLUNGES THEM INTO A HIGH-SPIRITED AND OPULENT WAY OF LIFE. DESPITE THE PREJUDICE THAT DOGS THEIR LIVES, THE FAMILY THRIVES, AND LEONORA RECLAIMS HER JEWISH HERITAGE IN A MOVE TO ATLANTA AFTER THE CIVIL WAR. © 1993
EN4 7165 MYSTERY MIDRASH AN ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH MYSTERY AND DETECTIVE FICTION RAPHAEL, LAWRENCE W., ED. RAMU DAMODAR EACH OF THE THIRTEEN ORIGINAL MYSTERY STORIES IN THIS COLLECTION INVOLVE JEWISH CHARACTERS AND SUBJECTS, FROM A CORPORATE GIANT WHO KIDNAPS A RABBI, TO A MISSING CLARINETIST IN A KLEZMER BAND, TO FOUR RABBIS WHO USE TEXT INTERPRETATION SKILLS TO HELP A DETECTIVE SOLVE A MURDER THAT ONE OF THEM HAS COMMITTED. AUTHORS INCLUDE MICHAEL KAHN, STUART KAMINSKY, FAYE KELLERMAN, AND BATYA YASGUR. © 1999
EN4 7168 JEWISH SCI-FI STORIES FOR CHILDREN PETERSEIL, YAACOV, ED. HOWELL MAYER SIX STORIES ABOUT JEWISH KIDS, COMBINING JEWISH THEMES WITH SCIENCE FICTION OR FANTASY: A BOY CREATES A CLONE OF HIMSELF TO FILL IN AT BAR-MITZVAH LESSONS; A JEWISH CHILD MAGICALLY HEALS AN INJURED NAZI; RABBI BARUCH ROGERS IS A JEWISH SPOOF OF BUCK ROGERS. ASSUMES SOME FAMILIARITY WITH ORTHODOX LIFE AND JEWISH MYSTICISM. © 1999
EN4 7174 GLASS HEARTS PAUL, TERRI TONY MEEKER SERENE'S FATHER HAS VANISHED FROM THEIR SMALL HUNGARIAN VILLAGE IN 1913,  LEAVING HIS BELEAGUERED JEWISH FAMILY TO FEND FOR THEMSELVES IN A TIME OF DANGER AND DISRUPTION. THE VALUES AND BELIEFS OF HER TIGHTLY KNIT FAMILY CONFLICT WITH THOSE OF THE SOCIETY WHICH IS UNRAVELING AROUND HER. WORLD WAR I FORCES THE FAMILY TO FLEE; THEY RETURN AFTER THE WAR TO FIND THEIR VILLAGE DESTROYED. SERENE MUST LEAVE IT BEHIND, WITH ITS GHOSTS, CHARMS AND DREAMS, AND START ANEW, IN A NEW COUNTRY. AS SHE AGES FROM 5 TO 11, SHE COPES BY USING DREAMS AND VISIONS TO RECOVER HER FATHER. © 1999 
EN4 7176 SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES SIEGEL, SHELDON AUDREY FLAMBERG MEET MIKE DAILEY, EX-PRIEST, EX-PUBLIC DEFENDER, AND EX-HUSBAND. AND AS OF YESTERDAY, EX-PARTNER AT SIMPSON & GATES, ONE OF SAN FRANCISCO'S MOST PROMINENT LAW FIRMS. TODAY HE'S OUT ON HIS OWN, SETTING UP A PRIVATE PRACTICE ON THE WRONG SIDE OF TOWN. THEN HIS BEST FRIEND AND FORMER COLLEAGUE IS CHARGED WITH A BRUTAL DOUBLE MURDER. DALEY HAS HIS FIRST CLIENT AND IS INSTANTLY CATAPULTED INTO A HIGH PROFILE CASE INVOLVING THE PRESTIGIOUS LAW FIRM THAT JUST BOOTED HIM. © 2000
EN4 7179 REVISIONIST SCHULMAN, HELEN MARION FELDINGER DR. DAVID HERSHLEDER, A BRILLIANT BUT TORTURED JEWISH NEUROLOGIST, IS THROWN OUT OF THE HOUSE BY HIS SHIKSA WIFE. IN ORDER TO AVOID THE CRUSHING WEIGHT OF HIS LOSS, HE EMBARKS ON A RESEARCH PROJECT INVOLVING A HOLOCAUST DENIER. HE BECOMES MORE AND MORE OBSESSED AND, WITH THE HELP OF TWO ODDBALL BUDDIES FROM COLLEGE, HE FINDS AND CONFRONTS A REVISIONIST IN PARIS AND IN THE PROCESS CONFRONTS HIMSELF, EXPLODING THE LIES HE HAS CONSTRUCTED HIS OWN LIFE AROUND. © 1998
EN4 7180 TALMUDIC IMAGES STEINSALTZ, ADIN, RABBI SARENE MEYERS THIS VOLUME IS NOT INTENDED AS A HISTORY OF THE SAGES, NOR DOES IT ATTEMPT TO DESCRIBE THEIR DIFFERENT SCHOOLS OF THOUGHT. STEINSALTZ'S INTENTION IS TO BRING THEM TO LIFE BY PROVIDING A SKETCH OF THEIR PERSONALITIES, NOT ONLY AS THINKERS AND SCHOLARS, BUT ALSO AS HUMAN BEINGS. © 1997
EN4 7182 GARDEN, ASHES KIS, DANILO TANYA SHERMAN IN YUGOSLAVIA DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR, YOUNG ANDI SCHAM AND HIS BELEAGUERED FAMILY ARE CONSTANTLY MOVING, SEARCHING FOR REFUGE. FROM HIS MEMORIES EMERGES THE WONDROUS STORY OF HIS FATHER, EDUARD SCHAM, THE WANDERING JEW: A MAN WHO RECEDES FROM LIFE AND THEN DISAPPEARS IN THE HOLOCAUST. ANDI'S SEARCH FOR HIS FATHER IS A POETIC AND LYRICAL REMEMBRANCE OF THINGS PAST. © 1975
EN4 7184 IL DUCE'S OTHER WOMAN CANNISTRARO, PHILIP; SULLIVAN, BRIAN SYLVIA LEVINSON A PERSON OF EXCEPTIONAL ERUDITION AND CULTURE, MARGHERITE SARFATTI (1880-1961) WAS THE ITALIAN DICTATOR'S LOVER, POLITICAL ADVISOR AND INTELLECTUAL MENTOR. THE AUTHORS REVEAL HOW, IN THE PERIOD FOLLOWING THE GREAT WAR, THE TWO COMBINED THEIR SOCIALIST IDEALS AND FIERCE NATIONALISM TO FORGE A REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT - FASCISM - AND HOW MUSSOLINI IN THE END "COULD NOT TOLERATE PUBLIC KNOWLEDGE THAT A WOMAN AND A JEW HAD DONE AS MUCH AS SHE HAD TO BUILD THE FASCIST REGIME." © 1993
EN4 7187 IN MEMORY'S KITCHEN A LEGACY FROM THE WOMEN OF TEREZIN DE SILVA, CANA, ED. DONNA BATKIN, VERA ROSEN WRITTEN BY UNDERNOURISHED AND STARVING WOMEN IN THE CZECHOSLOVAKIAN GHETTO/CONCENTRATION CAMP OF TEREZIN (ALSO KNOWN AS THERESIENSTADT), THE RECIPES GIVES INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING BELOVED DISHES IN THE RICH, ROBUST CZECH TRADITION. SOMETIMES STEPS OR INGREDIENTS ARE MISSING, THE GAPS A PAINFUL ILLUSTRATION OF THE CONDITION AND SITUATION IN WHICH THE AUTHORS LIVED. © 1993
EN4 7192 HEART OF MANY ROOMS CELEBRATING THE MANY VOICES WITHIN JUDAISM HARTMAN, DAVID SHIRLEY KALB DAVID HARTMAN ADDRESSES THE SPIRITUAL AND THEOLOGICAL QUESTIONS THAT FACE ALL JEWS AND ALL PEOPLE TODAY. FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF TRADITIONAL JUDAISM, HE HELPS US UNDERSTAND THE VARIETIES OF TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWISH PRACTICE AND SHOWS THAT COMMITMENT TO BOTH JEWISH TRADITION AND TO PLURALISM CAN CREATE BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN PEOPLE OF DIFFERENT RELIGIOUS CONVICTIONS. ©  1999
EN4 7194 IN JEWISH TEXAS A FAMILY MEMOIR ELY, STANLEY E. SPENCER RAINE STANLEY ELY COMBINES THE STORIES OF HIS GRANDPARENTS, PARENTS, AUNTS, UNCLES, SIBLINGS AND FRIENDS AS HE SHARES HIS FAMILY STORY FROM THE IMMIGRATION OF HIS PARENTS (AS YOUNG CHILDREN) AND GRANDPARENTS TO GALVESTON FROM RUSSIA AND ROMANIA UNTIL TODAY. ELY'S STORY REFLECTS THE IMPRESSIVE GROWTH OF DALLAS AND ITS JEWISH POPULATION IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY. © 1998
EN4 7196 REBELLION ROTH, JOSEPH STEVE SHER ANDREAS PUM RETURNS FROM WORLD WAR I MINUS A LEG, BUT WITH A MEDAL. A JOB AND MARRIAGE OFFER HIM A CHANCE FOR A WINTER OF BLISS. DISASTER STRIKES WHEN HE IS JAILED AFTER AN ALTERCATION WITH A STRANGER AND IN A MAGICAL TOUCH AGES TERRIBLY IN A MATTER OF WEEKS. UPON HIS RELEASE, ANDREAS, OLDER, FEEBLE MINDED, AND OBSESSED WITH THE INJUSTICE HE'S SUFFERED, GOES TO WORK FOR A FORMER ROOMMATE AND FINALLY DIES AN EMBITTERED OLD MAN. © 1999
EN4 7197 KARPSTEIN WAS HIDING DAVID, MARTIN A. MARTIN A. DAVID KARPSTEIN LIVES IN ROOMS OF HIS OWN MIND. THE WALLS ARE FLEXIBLE AND THE BOUNDARIES BETWEEN LIVING AND DEAD AND BETWEEN PAST AND PRESENT ARE EPHEMERAL. IN THE PAST THERE WAS THE HOLOCAUST. KARPSTEIN SURVIVED IT EVEN THOUGH HE WAS NOT THERE. THE GUILT OF HIS SURVIVAL HAUNTS HIM. IN THE PRESENT THERE IS A WAREHOUSE CROWDED WITH LIVING MEMORIES. CAN KARPSTEIN SURVIVE THAT? © 2000
EN4 7198 IN PRAISE OF PUBLIC LIFE LIEBERMAN, JOSEPH WITH MICHAEL D'ORSO MIRIAM ALIMINOS IN A VIGOROUS DEFENSE OF PUBLIC LIFE, SENATOR JOSEPH LIEBERMAN DEFINES THE DUTY, THE HONOR, AND THE PRIVILEGE OF PUBLIC LIFE IN THE FACE OF AMERICANS' PERENNIAL CYNICISM ABOUT IT. © 2000
EN4 7199 ISRAEL A HISTORY GILBERT, MARTIN MIRIAM ALIMONOS BASING HIS NARRATIVE ON A WEALTH OF CONTEMPORARY DOCUMENTS AND EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS, AS WELL AS ON HIS OWN INTIMATE KNOWLEDGE OF THE COUNTRY, MARTIN GILBERT PROVIDES A RIVETING AND MOVING ACCOUNT OF THE HISTORY OF ISRAEL. © 1998
EN4 7200 INN AT LAKE DEVINE LIPMAN, ELINOR LYNNE KUSHNER IT'S THE EARLY 1960S AND NATALIE MARX IS STUNNED WHEN HER MOTHER INQUIRES ABOUT VACATION ACCOMMODATIONS IN VERMONT AND RECEIVES A RESPONSE THAT IN EFFECT SAYS THAT JEWS ARE NOT WELCOME. SO BEGINS NATALIE'S FIXATION WITH THE INN AND THE FAMILY THAT OWNS IT. AND WHEN NATALIE FINAGLES AN INVITATION TO JOIN A FRIEND ON VACATION THERE, SHE SETS HERSELF UPON A PATH THAT WILL INEXTRICABLY LINK HER ADULT LIFE TO THIS PECULIAR FAMILY AND ITS ONCE-RESTRICTED HOTEL. © 1998
EN4 7203 GREATER THAN ANGELS MATAS, CAROL MARJORIE RAPPOPORT CHAMBON, A SMALL VILLAGE WHOSE INHABITANTS AGREE TO CARE FOR THE CHILDREN. BUT AS THE WAR RAGES ON, JEWS IN FRANCE - AND THOSE WHO SHELTER THEM - ARE IN INCREASING DANGER. WILL ANNA AND HER FRIENDS SURVIVE? © 1999
EN4 7204 RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT TANENBAUM, ROBERT K. GERRY SPANGER AN ELDERLY JEWISH SHOPKEEPER IS FOUND SLAIN BENEATH A MIRROR SCRAWLED WITH A HATE-FILLED MESSAGE IN ARABIC. WITHIN HOURS, POLICE AREN'T JUST SEARCHING FOR A MURDERER; THEY'RE TRYING TO PUT A LID ON A SEETHING HOTBED OF RACIAL CONFLICT THAT HAS ALREADY RESULTED IN ONE RIOT IN THE STREETS. IT FALLS TO BUTCH KARP, DEPUTY DA FOR SPECIAL PROJECTS, TO KEEP THE HUNT FOR THE KILLERS, AND ANY SUBSEQUENT PROSECUTION, FROM IGNITING A FULL-SCALE ETHNIC WAR. © 1998
EN4 7208 JEWISH GUIDE TO NATURAL NUTRITION LEVINSON, YAAKOV HARRIET GUSSIN YAAKOV LEVINSON, MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NUTRITION, IS AN INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN NUTRITIONIST AND AUTHOR. HE HAS BROUGHT TOGETHER THE WORLD'S BEST NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION AND IDEAS AND PLACED THEM IN A MEANINGFUL CONTEXT FOR THE TORAH-OBSERVANT READER. © 1995
EN4 7209 SPORTS AND THE AMERICAN JEW RIESS, STEVEN A., ED. TINA CERVASI, HELEN SCHNEIDER THIS BOOK DEBUNKS THE CONVENTIONAL STEREOTYPE THAT JEWS AND SPORTS ARE SOMEHOW INCOMPATIBLE AND CLEARLY DEMONSTRATES THAT SPORTS HAVE LONG BEEN A SIGNIFICANT INSTITUTION IN AMERICAN JEWISH LIFE. JEWS WERE AMONG THE VERY FIRST PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL PLAYERS AND THE MOST OUTSTANDING EARLY AMERICAN TRACK STARS. IN THE 1920S AND 1930S, THEY DOMINATED INNER-CITY SPORTS AND PRODUCED STAR ATHLETES IN VIRTUALLY ALL SPORTS. MANY JEWS WERE ALSO PROMINENT IN THE BUSINESS, COMMUNICATIONS, AND LITERARY ASPECTS OF SPORTS. © 1998
EN4 7210 BENI'S FAMILY COOKBOOK FOR THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS ZALBEN, JANE BRESKIN PHYLLIS FREEMAN HERE IS A SUMPTUOUS COLLECTION OF RECIPES FOR THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. JANE BRESKIN ZALBEN HAS GATHERED TREASURED RECIPES FROM HER FAMILY AND FRIENDS. EACH SECTION OF THE COOKBOOK FEATURES A DIFFERENT HOLIDAY AND INCLUDES NOTES ON THE HOLIDAY'S RELIGIOUS AND CULTURAL IMPORTANCE. © 1996
EN4 7212 WITH ALL MY HEART, WITH ALL MY MIND THIRTEEN STORIES ABOUT GROWING UP JEWISH ASHER, SANDY, ED. BETTY SMITH  WHAT DOES "GROWING UP JEWISH" MEAN? HOW CAN YOUNG PEOPLE RECONCILE CENTURIES OF TRADITION WITH THE MODERN WORLD? SANDY ASHER POSED THESE AND OTHER QUESTIONS TO THIRTEEN JEWISH WRITERS, INCLUDING HERSELF. FROM THE LAST DAYS OF MASADA TO THE FUTURE COLONIZATION OF THE MOON, THESE STORIES PROVIDE UNIQUE AND PERSONAL INSIGHTS. IN THE INTERVIEWS FOLLOWING EACH STORY, THE AUTHORS DISCUSS THEIR OWN EXPERIENCES.
EN4 7214 ANGER THE INNER TEACHER PLISKIN, ZELIG, RABBI AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN RABBI PLISKIN PRESENTS A NINE-STEP PROGRAM TO HELP US PURGE ANGER FROM OURSELVES. THE AUTHOR DRAWS ON TORAH LITERATURE AND HIS EXTENSIVE COUNSELING EXPERIENCE TO BUILD A COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH FOR COPING WITH ANGER. THIS BOOK IS A GUIDE OFFERING UNDERLYING CONCEPTS AND PRACTICAL HANDS-ON TOOLS FOR DECREASING AND PREVENTING ANGER. THE STEP-BY-STEP PROGRAM IS FOR ANYONE WISHING TO GAIN GREATER MASTERY OVER HIS OR HER EMOTIONS. IT ALSO PROVIDES A USEFUL MODEL FOR THOSE IN THE HELPING PROFESSIONS. © 1999
EN4 7220 LIFE AND WORKS OF HAROLD PINTER BILLINGTON, MICHAEL SHARON SPENSER LONDON THEATER CRITIC MICHAEL BILLINGTON DRAWS ON INTERVIEWS WITH THE NOTED BRITISH DRAMATIST, HIS FRIENDS, AND COWORKERS TO EXPLORE THE LINKS BETWEEN HAROLD PINTER'S LIFE AND WORKS. HE DISCOVERS A GREAT DEAL OF AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL REFERENCES IN PINTER'S WRITING, AS WELL AS POLITICAL COMMENTARY ON THE POWER STRUGGLE IMPLICIT IN MALE-FEMALE RELATIONS. PINTER'S YOUTH IN LONDON'S EAST END AND HIS CLOSE FRIENDSHIPS WITH OTHER SMART, ICONOCLASTIC JEWISH BOYS ARE EMPHASIZED. © 1996
EN4 7222 GOOD NIGHT, MAMAN MAZER, NORMA FOX BROWN, SHIRLEY KARIN LEVI'S WORLD OF FAMILY, SCHOOL, AND FRIENDS IS TORN APART WHEN THE GERMAN ARMY OCCUPIES PARIS IN JUNE OF 1940. KARIN AND HER BROTHER, MARC, LIKE JEWS ALL OVER EUROPE, FIND THEMSELVES ON THE RUN, SEEKING SAFETY, WHEREVER THEY CAN FIND IT. WHEN MARC OBTAINS TWO COVETED PLACES ABOARD A SHIP BOUND FOR THE UNITED STATES, KARIN KNOWS THAT CROSSING THE OCEAN MEANS SHE MAY NEVER SEE HER BELOVED PARENTS AGAIN.
EN4 7223 HEART AND SOUL ROSENBERG, LIZ ARLENE JARCHIN SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD WILLIE STEINBERG RETURNS HOME TO RICHMOND FROM A PRIVATE SCHOOL IN PHILADELPHIA DEPRESSED AND OVERWHELMED, BUT AS SHE HELPS AN ECCENTRIC FELLOW STUDENT, SHE BEGINS TO HAVE A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF HER PARENTS AND OF HER OWN MUSICAL TALENT. © 1996
EN4 7225 1185 PARK AVENUE A MEMOIR ROIPHE, ANNE LESLIE CARROLL, BARBARA ABIS IN THIS CAPTIVATING MEMOIR, NOVELIST ANNE ROIPHE SHOWS US WHAT IT WAS REALLY LIKE TO GROW UP RICH AND JEWISH IN NEW YORK IN THE 1940S AND 1950S. REVISITING THE WORLD OF HER CHILDHOOD, ROIPHE BRINGS ALIVE A CAST OF CHARACTERS WHO ARE BOTH DIFFICULT TO LOVE AND IMPOSSIBLE TO FORGET. THROUGH THE EYES OF THIS PRECOCIOUS, LOVING DAUGHTER, WE WITNESS THE BRUTALITIES THAT LURKED BEHIND THE MAH-JONGG TABLES, COCKTAIL PARTIES, AND SUMMER HOUSES OF HER FAMILY. BY TURNS HEARTBREAKING, FUNNY, AND MERCILESSLY HONEST, ROIPHE'S STORY EXPOSES THE FAULT LINES OF MISERY THAT EXPLODED IN THE DOMESTIC BATTLES OF THE HOME FRONT, FAR OVERSHADOWING THE WAR OVERSEAS. © 1999
EN4 7226 LADIES AUXILIARY MIRVIS, TOVA SANDRA CAREY THE LADIES AUXILIARY IS THE GROUP OF WOMEN AT THE HEART OF THIS CLOSE KNIT COMMUNITY, AND IT IS THEIR VOICES THAT TELL OF HOW A CAREFULLY STRUCTED WORLD BEGINS TO UNRAVEL WITH THE ARRIVAL OF BATSHEVA, A YOUNG, BEAUTIFUL CONVERT WHO IS A WIDOW WITH A SMALL CHILD. WHAT HAPPENS WHEN A COMMUNITY CANNOT SEE BEYOND THE WALLS IT HAS BUILT AGAINST THE OUTSIDE WORLD? © 1999
EN4 7229 CHRIST OF FISH HOFFMANN, YOEL BEVERLY STERN  MOSAIC OF 233 PIECES OF AUNT MAGDA'S LIFE IN TEL AVIV FORM THIS NOVEL. ORIGINALLY FROM VIENNA, SHE IS A WIDOW WHO STILL SPEAKS GERMAN AFTER DECADES IN ISRAEL. THE MYRIAD MINI-CHAPTERS INCLUDE HER CHILDHOOD, HER MARRIAGE, A FAVORITE CAFÉ, AND A GENTLEMAN ADMIRER. HOFFMANN CREATES A DREAM-LIKE YET PRECISE PORTRAIT OF AN ENCHANTING WOMAN. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY EDDIE LEVENSTON © 1999
EN4 7231 IN MY HANDS MEMOIRS OF A HOLOCAUST RESCUER OPDYKE, IRENE GUT; ARMST, JENNIFER GUY LEBOW    SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD IRENE GUT, A POLISH CATHOLIC STUDENT NURSE, WAS FORCED TO WORK AS A WAITRESS IN A GERMAN OFFICERS' DINING ROOM. SHE PICKED UP SNATCHES OF CONVERSATION ALONG WITH THE NAZIS' DIRTY DISHES AND PASSED THE INFORMATION TO JEWS IN THE GHETTO. LATER, SHE BECAME THE HOUSEKEEPER FOR A NAZI MAJOR, AND HID TWELVE JEWS IN THE BASEMENT OF HIS HOME UNTIL THE GERMAN DEFEAT. SHE WAS DETERMINED TO DELIVER HER FRIENDS FROM EVIL. IT WAS AS SIMPLE AND IMPOSSIBLE AS THAT. © 1999
EN4 7233 THREE WOMEN PIERCY, MARGE ELLEN DAVID SUZANNE BLUME HAS SURVIVED RWO MARRIAGES, HAD A SUCCESSFUL CAREER AS A LAWYER, PUT TWO CHILDREN THROUGH COLLEGE, AND IS ENJOYING HER FIRST SEXUAL ENCOUNTER IN TEN YEARS. THEN ONE DAY A MESSENGER APPEARS IN COURT TO ANNOUNCE THAT HER MOTHER, A WOMAN OF LEGENDARY INDEPENDENCE, HAS BEEN RUSHED TO THE HOSPITAL. INTERTWINING THE LIVES OF THREE GENERATIONS OF CONTEMPORARY WOMEN, MARGE PIERCY FOCUSES ON SOME OF THE MOST PRESSING QUESTIONS FACING US TODAY, ONE OF WHICH IS: HOW DO WE NURTURE CHILDREN WHO CAN'T POSSIBLY LIVE UP TO THE DREAMS WE HAVE CREATED FOR THEM? © 1999
EN4 7234 PASSAGE TO FREEDOM THE SUGIHARA STORY MOCHIZUKI, KEN MARJORIE RAPPOPORT IN 1940, FIVE-YEAR-OLD HIROKI SUGIHARA, ELDEST SON OF THE JAPANESE CONSUL TO LITHUANIA, SAW FROM THE CONSULATE WINDOW HUNDREDS OF JEWISH REFUGEES FROM POLAND. THEY HAD COME TO HIROKI'S FATHER WITH A DESPERATE REQUEST: COULD CONSUL SUGIHARA WRITE VISAS FOR THEM TO ESCAPE THE NAZI THREAT? THE JAPANESE GOVERNMENT DENIED SUGIHARA'S REQUESTS TO ISSUE THE VISAS. UNABLE TO IGNORE THE PLIGHT OF THE REFUGEES, HE TURNED TO HIS FAMILY. TOGETHER THEY MADE THE CRUCIAL DECISION THAT SAVED THOUSANDS OF LIVES. BASED ON HIROKI
EN4 7236 DEAD AIR KRICH, ROCHELLE MARILYN BECK LAPD HOMICIDE DETECTIVE JESSIE DRAKE IS ASTONISHED WHEN HER CLOSEST HIGH SCHOOL CONFIDANT SHOWS UP AT HER DOOR WITH AN ALARMING TALE OF BEING HARRASSED BY AN UNSEEN STALKER. JESSIE'S FRIEND IS NOW "DR. RENEE," A POPULAR RADIO TALK SHOW THERAPIST. NOW RENEE IS DESPERATELY FRIGHTENED AND CONVINCED JESSIE CAN HELP HER. JESSIE AGREES TO INVESTIGATE, JUST AS A FAVOR. BUT WHEN RENEE'S DAUGHTER IS KIDNAPPED AND THE CHILD'S NANNY IS MURDERED, JESSIE'S INTEREST QUICKLY TURNS PROFESSIONAL. RENEE AND HER ESTRANGED HUSBAND TRADE ANGRY CHARGES OF BLAME AND SUSPICION WHILE JESSIE TRACKS A BIZARRE SERIES OF EVENTS THAT BEGAN A FEW WEEKS EARLIER WHEN A BATTERED WIFE PHONED DR. RENEE FOR HELP. NOW THE WOMAN'S CRAZED HUSBAND IS THREATENING REVENGE. © 2000
EN4 7237 TRUST THE PRIVATE AND POWERFUL FAMILY BEHIND THE NEW YORK TIMES TIFFT, SUSAN E.; JONES, ALEX S.  (null) THIS FULL-SCALE PORTRAIT OF THE OCHS AND SULZBERGER FAMILIES IS A DRAMATIC SAGA SET AGAINST A BACKDROP OF WORLD EVENTS AND THE BURDEN AND PRIVILEGE OF WEALTH AND POWER. IT TELLS THE STORY OF HOW THE DOMESTIC DRAMAS OF ONE EXTRAORDINARY CLAN SHAPED THE PAGES OF THE GREATEST NEWSPAPER IN THE WORLD; OF A JEWISH FAMILY THAT FOUND ITSELF UNDER ATTACK FOR ITS POLICIES FROM ANTI-SEMITES AND JEWS ALIKE; OF SUCCESSION BATTLES, HUMAN FRAILTY, AND TREMENDOUS AFFLUENCE; AND THE LEGACY OF PUBLIC RESPONSIBILITY THAT HAS DRIVEN THE FAMILY TO SERVE AS DEVOTED STEWARDS OF A TRUST THEY HOLD SACRED. © 2000
EN4 7239 IN THE THIRTEENTH YEAR SARREN, SANDRA C. ELLEN DAVID TWELVE-YEAR-OLD ISAAC SEGAL KNEW THAT HIS LIFE WOULD BE DIFFERENT AFTER HIS BAR MITZVAH, WHEN, ACCORDING TO JEWISH TRADITION, HE WOULD BECOME A MAN. BUT WHAT HE DIDN'T COUNT ON WERE THE CHANGES HAPPENING TO HIM NOW, ONE MONTH BEFORE HIS BAR MITZVAH! ISAAC FIRST NOTICES HIS UNUSUAL ABILITIES AT HIS BEST FRIEND TODD'S BAR MITZVAH, WHEN HE DISCOVERS HE CAN READ THE MIND OF THE GOOD-LOOKING GIRL SITTING ALL THE WAY ACROSS THE SYNAGOGUE. ISAAC'S DISCOVERY OVER THE FOLLOWING DAYS THAT HE CAN ALSO LEVITATE OBJECTS AND COMMUNICATE TELEPATHICALLY WITH OTHER PEOPLE LEADS HIM TO CONFIDE IN HIS PARENTS. © 2000
EN4 7240 MY FIRST 79 YEARS STERN, ISAAC; POTOK, CHAIM BEVERLY STERN WORLD RENOWNED VIOLINIST ISAAC STERN SHARES BOTH HIS PERSONAL AND HIS ARTISTIC EXPERIENCES: THE STORY OF HIS RISE TO EMINENCE; HIS FEELINGS ABOUT MUSIC AND THE VIOLIN; HIS RICH EMOTIONAL LIFE; HIS GREAT FRIENDSHIPS AND COLLABORATIONS WITH COLLEAGUES SUCH AS LEONARD BERNSTEIN AND PABLO CASALS; HIS BACKGROUND AS AN ARDENT SUPPORTER OF ISRAEL; HIS IDEAS AND BELIEFS ABOUT ART, LOVE, AND THE WORLD WE LIVE IN. WITH CHAIM POTOK. © 1999
EN4 7244 RISE DESERT MAN STRAUSS, RON BEN OLIVER PASHA ED-AL ("THE GHOST"), ISRAEL'S MOST REVERED ARAB UNDERCOVER OPERATIVE, HAS RETIRED. NAYEFF, THE WORLD'S MOST WANTED TERRORIST, HAS NOT. IN HIS LATEST EXPLOIT TO BLOCK THE PEACE PROCESS, NAYEFF LED AN ATTACK AT THE AIRPORT IN ROME. AMONG THE DEAD PASSENGERS WERE PASHA'S DAUGHTER AND GRANDSON. PASHA COMES ROARING OUT OF RETIREMENT SEEKING PERSONAL REVENGE AS THE CLOCK IS TICKING DOWN TO A FORTHCOMING WASHINGTON PEACE CONFERENCE ON THE FUTURE OF JERUSALEM. © 1999
EN4 7245 SOUP HAS MANY EYES FROM SHTETL TO CHICAGO/A MEMOIR OF 1 FAMILY'S JOURNEY THRU HISTORY LEONARD, JOANN ROSE SILVIA HORENSTEIN AT HOME IN HER PENNSYLVANIA KITCHEN, JOANN LEONARD MAKES SOUP. IN HER GRANDFATHER'S POT, SHE IMPROVISES, USING HER GREAT-GRANDMOTHER'S UNWRITTEN RECIPE. WITH THE FRAGRANT STEAM RISING FROM THE POT COMES A STREAM OF MEMORIES, HALF-TOLD TALES, AND DEPARTED ANCESTORS ASKING THAT THEIR STORIES BE TOLD. IN A NATION WHERE MOST PEOPLE'S ROOTS LIE IN FARAWAY LANDS, THE SOUP HAS MANY EYES IS A RICH, POETIC, DEEPLY SATISFYING TESTAMENT TO THE IMPORTANCE OF FAMILY BONDS, SPIRITUAL INSIGHT, AND, MOST OF ALL, THE MIRACLE THAT HAPPENS WHEN WE INVITE THE PAST INTO OUR LIVES. © 2000
EN4 7246 JOURNEY HOME JEWISH WOMEN AND THE AMERICAN CENTURY ANTLER, JOYCE ALYCE DOMENITZ THIS OVERVIEW OF THE LIVES OF OUTSTANDING AMERICAN JEWISH WOMEN FROM 1890 TO THE PRESENT EMPHASIZES THEIR ACHIEVEMENTS AGAINST THE BACKGROUND OF THEIR RELIGION. SHE HAS TAKEN 50 WOMEN FROM MANY BACKGROUNDS INCLUDING LITERATURE, SHOW BUSINESS, ZIONISM, AND FEMINISM AND HERE GIVES A WELL-RESEARCHED AND LIVELY PORTRAIT OF EACH AS WELL AS HIGHLIGHTING THEIR CONNECTIONS TO THEIR RELIGION. ANTLER ALSO DESCRIBES HOW EACH WOMAN CAME TO TERMS WITH HAVING BOTH A FEMALE AND A JEWISH IDENTITY. © 1997
EN4 7247 ROOKIE COP DEEP UNDERCOVER IN THE JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE ROSENTHAL, RICHARD AUDREY FLAMBERG IN THE SUMMER OF 1970, AN UNTRAINED POLICE RECRUIT WAS SECRETLY ASSIGNED BY THE NYPD TO INFILTRATE AN UP AND COMING URBAN TERRORIST ORGANIZATION LED BY A CHARISMATIC RABBI WHOSE IMPACT WOULD BE FELT AROUND THE WORLD. FOR THE NEXT YEAR, ROSENTHAL ADVANCED THROUGH THE RANKS OF THE JEWISH DEFENSE LEAGUE FROM ITS EARLY DAYS OF STREET INTIMIDATION, THROUGH THE MANUFACTURE OF INCENDIARY WEAPONS, BOMBINGS, AND APPOINTMENT AS A FIREARMS INSTRUCTOR AND ULTIMATELY A BODYGUARD TO RABBI MEIR KAHANE, ITS LEADER. WITH A DIVERSE CAST OF CHARACTERS, INCLUDING JOE COLOMBO, THE KU KLUX KLAN, AND THE SOVIET MISSION TO THE UNITED STATES, THIS STORY OF A YOUNG SPY ON A DANGEROUS ASSIGNMENT MAY BE ONE OF THE WACKIEST POLICE STORIES EVER TOLD. © 2000
EN4 7248 PURE POETRY KIRSHENBAUM, BINNIE ROBERT BROWNE MEET LILA MOSCOWITZ, A SMART-MOUTHED, JEWISH-AMERICAN BEAUTY WITH A VORACIOUS APPETITE FOR SEX, A REMARKABLE TALENT FOR OUTRAGEOUS LIES, AND AN UNERRING KNACK FOR SCREWING UP HER LIFE. AN ACCOMPLISHED POET, SHE GOES ABOUT HER LIFE WITH ENOUGH ATTITUDE AND VERVE TO WIN YOUR HEART FOREVER. BUT SINCE FLEEING THE ALL-CONSUMING PASSION OF HER MARRIAGE TO MAX, THE SEXY GERMAN, SHE CAN NO LONGER COMPOSE SO MUCH AS A COUPLET. NEITHER HER BEST FRIEND, CARMEN, NOR HER CROSS-DRESSING ANALYST, LEON, IS ABLE TO SOOTHE HER ANGST OVER HER IMPENDING THIRTY-EIGHTH BIRTHDAY. BUT TIME WAITS FOR NO WOMAN, AND THE DREADED BIRTHDAY DOES BRING INSIGHT. © 2000
EN4 7249 JEWS OF FRANCE A HISTORY FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE PRESENT BENBASSA, ESTHER EILEEN DACEY IN THE FIRST ENGLISH-LANGUAGE EDITION OF A GENERAL, SYNTHETIC HISTORY OF FRENCH JEWRY, ESTHER BENBASSA TELLS THE INTRIGUING TALE OF THE SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, AND CULTURAL VICISSITUDES OF A PEOPLE IN DIASPORA. SHE REVEALS THE DIVERSITY OF JEWISH LIFE THROUGHOUT FRANCE'S REGIONS, WHILE SHOWING HOW JEWISH IDENTITY HAS CONSTANTLY REDEFINED ITSELF IN A COUNTRY KNOWN FOR BOTH THE RIGHTS OF MAN AND THE DREYFUS AFFAIR. BEGINNING WITH LATE ANTIQUITY, SHE CHARTS THE MIGRATION OF JEWS INTO FRANCE AND TRACES THEIR FORTUNES THROUGH THE MAKING OF THE FRENCH KINGDOM, THE REVOLUTION, THE RISE OF MODERN ANTI-SEMITISM, AND THE CURRENT RENEWAL OF INTEREST IN JUDAISM. © 1999
EN4 7252 WILL TO LIVE ON THIS IS OUR HERITAGE WOUK, HERMAN BARBARA FEINSTEIN ALTHOUGH THE TORAH AND THE TALMUD ARE TIMELESS, THE TWENTIETH CENTURY HAS BROUGHT EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS TO THE JEWS: THE APOCALYPTIC EXPERIENCE OF THE HOLOCAUST, THE REBORN JEWISH STATE, THE PRECARIOUS AMERICAN DIASPORA, AND DEEPENING RELIGIOUS SCHISMS. AFTER A LIFETIME OF STUDY, HERMAN WOUK EXAMINES THE CHANGES AFFECTING THE JEWISH WORLD, ESPECIALLY THE TROUBLED WONDER OF ISRAEL, AND THE REMARKABLE, THOUGH DWINDLING, AMERICAN JEWRY. HE EXPRESSES HIS OWN PASSIONATE FAITH AND INCLUDES STORIES OF HIS ENCOUNTERS WITH MANY LUMINARIES OVER THE YEARS. © 2000
EN4 7253 ECHO IN MY BLOOD THE SEARCH FOR A FAMILY'S HIDDEN PAST WEISMAN, ALAN SARENE MEYERS AS A CHILD, JOURNALIST ALAN WEISMAN HAD OFTEN HEARD HIS FATHER TELL THE FAMILY LEGEND OF HOW COMMUNISTS MURDERED HIS GRANDFATHER IN THE UKRAINE. BUT YEARS LATER, HE MET A LONG-ESTRANGED UNCLE WHO RECOUNTED A TOTALLY DIFFERENT VERSION. HIS SEARCH TO DETERMINE THE TRUTH LED WEISMAN FROM HIS MINNESOTA BOYHOOD TO CHERNOBYL AND FINALLY BACK TO THE MONSTROUS POGROMS OF THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION. ON THE WAY, HE LEARNED THAT MANY OF HIS FAMILY'S STORIES HAD BEEN ALTERED AND DISCOVERED A UNIVERSAL REALITY: THAT ALL IMMIGRANT FAMILIES, IN ORDER TO SURVIVE IN A NEW WORLD, MUST CREATE PROTECTIVE MYTHS LIKE THE ONE THAT HID THE TRUE FATE OF HIS GRANDMOTHER. © 1999
EN4 7255 BETTY FRIEDAN HER LIFE HENNESSEE, JUDITH ISA GOLDBERG THERE IS NO ONE IN THE WOMEN'S MOVEMENT MORE RENOWNED OR PERVASIVE IN HER PRESENCE, MORE LONG-LASTING OR MORE CONTENTIOUS THAN BETTY FRIEDAN. BUT WHAT SORT OF PERSON IS SHE REALLY? HENNESSEE, WHO LIVED THROUGH MANY OF THE EVENTS RECOUNTED IN THIS BOOK, DUG DEEP TO WRITE THE STORY OF A WOMAN OF MANY PARADOXES, A WOMAN WHO SURVIVED DISASTROUS MOMENTS AND WHO CONTINUES TO THIS DAY TO LEAD, TO FIND NEW ENERGIES AND CRUSADES. © 1999
EN4 7257 ANNE FRANK THE BIOGRAPHY MULLER, MELISSA HARRY SMALL  HERE, AFTER FIVE DECADES, IS THE FIRST BIOGRAPHY OF ANNE FRANK. THE AUTHOR, A JOURNALIST, HAS DRAWN ON EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEWS WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS, ON PREVIOUSLY UNAVAILABLE CORRESPONDENCE, AND ON DOCUMENTS LONG KEPT SECRET. THIS BIOGRAPHY CASTS A NEW LIGHT ON ANNE'S RELATIONS WITH HER MOTHER, WHOM SHE TREATS HARSHLY IN THE DIARY, AND SOLVES AN ENDURING MYSTERY: WHO BETRAYED THE FAMILIES HIDING IN THE SECRET ANNEX, JUST WHEN LIBERATION WAS AT HAND? © 1998
EN4 7260 SMALL MIRACLES OF LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP REMARKABLE COINCIDENCES OF WARMTH AND DEVOTION HALBERSTAM, YITTA; LEVENTHAL, JUDITH J.B. HARRISON SMALL MIRACLES OF LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP IS A COLLECTION OF OVER 50 INSPIRATIONAL, HEARTWARMING STORIES OF WONDROUS COINCIDENCES. EACH DEMONSTRATES THE POWER AND REACH OF LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP, FROM THE UNEXPECTED REUNION OF SEPARATED LOVERS TO AN INSTANT, MAGICAL CONNECTION BETWEEN STRANGERS.
EN4 7261 GUN RUNNER'S DAUGHTER GORDON, NEIL RITA FEDER   FOR TWENTY-SEVEN YEARS, ALLISON ROSENTHAL HAS LIVED THE LIFE OF THE LIBERAL ELITE, BUT WHEN HER FATHER IS INDICTED ON FEDERAL CHARGES AND HIS PROFESSION - ARMS DEALING - IS EXPOSED TO PUBLIC SCRUTINY, HER LIFE CHANGES RADICALLY. AND WHEN HER SECRET CHILDHOOD LOVER IS NAMED AS HER FATHER'S PROSECUTING ATTORNEY, ALLISON MUST DECIDE WHERE HER LOYALTIES LIE IN A TRIAL THAT IS ROCKING THE PRESIDENTIAL ADMINISTRATION. DOES FAMILY BECOME POLITICS? LOVE BEFORE TRUTH? TRUTH BEFORE LOYALTY? THESE ARE THE QUESTIONS THE GUN RUNNER'S DAUGHTER MUST FACE AS SHE TRIES TO NEGOTIATE THE DANGEROUS AND MURKY WORLD OF HER FATHER'S PROFESSION AND THE AMBIGUOUS MORALITY OF POWER POLITICS IN AMERICA AND ISRAEL. © 1998
EN4 7264 BOOK BORROWER MATTISON, ALICE ELLEN DAVID IN HER THIRD NOVEL, THE AUTHOR DEPICTS THE FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN TWO WOMEN, SET AGAINST THE BACKGROUND OF A 1920'S TROLLEY STRIKE LED BY A YOUNG JEWISH WOMAN ANARCHIST. © 1999
EN4 7267 LAST JEW GORDON, NOAH RITA LEVINE  IN THE YEAR 1492, THE INQUISITION HAS ALL OF SPAIN IN ITS GRIP. THE JEWS, WHO HAVE BEEN AN IMPORTANT PART OF SPANISH LIFE SINCE THE DAYS OF THE ROMANS, ARE EXPELLED FROM THE COUNTRY BY ROYAL EDICT. MANY WHO WISH TO REMAIN ARE INTIMIDATED BY CHURCH AND CROWN AND BECOME CATHOLICS. FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD YONAH TOLEDANO HAS SEEN HIS FATHER AND BROTHER DIE DURING THOSE TERRIBLE DAYS. TRAPPED IN SPAIN BY CIRCUMSTANCES, YONAH IS DETERMINED TO HONOR THE MEMORY OF HIS FAMILY BY REMAINING A JEW. NOAH GORDON GIVES US A GLIMPSE OF THE PAST, AN AUTHENTIC TALE OF HIGH ADVENTURE, AND A TENDER AND UNFORGETTABLE LOVE STORY. © 2000
EN4 7268 NINETEEN TO THE DOZEN MONOLOGUES AND BITS AND BOBS OF OTHER THINGS ALEICHEM, SHOLOM SHIRLEY KALB IN THESE MONOLOGUES WRITTEN BETWEEN 1901 AND 1916, FIVE WOMEN AND SEVEN MEN TELL THEIR OWN TALES. THEY ARE RICH AND POOR, EDUCATED AND IGNORANT. THE IMPLIED LISTENERS - A RABBI, A DOCTOR, OR THE AUTHOR HIMSELF - SAY VIRTUALLY NOTHING.THESE NARRATIVES PROVIDE A UNIQUE PORTRAYAL OF EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWISH SOCIETY AND THEY GO A LONG WAY TOWARD DEMYSTIFYING THE SHTETL, WHICH HAS TOO OFTEN BEEN THE OBJECT OF UNDUE NOSTALGIA. © 1998
EN4 7269 WORLD IN PIECES MIDWOOD, BART MARGE SUNSHINE JUST AS A BIT OF SKY JOINS A ROOFTOP IN A JIGSAW PUZZLE, SO DOES EACH PIECE IN THIS NOVEL JOIN ANOTHER. LITERALLY OUT OF A BOX, THE PIECES COME: DIARIES, LETTERS, AND STORIES, AND THEN STORIES WITHIN STORIES - ABOUT A POET IN VIENNA, A FRENCH SAILOR ON THE ATLANTIC, AN IMMIGRANT FAMILY IN ARGENTINA, AN ITALIAN STONEMASON, AND A MAD PAINTER IN ISRAEL-UNTIL IN THE END A PICTURE EMERGES AND, AS A RESULT, A MYSTERY OF A TRAGIC MURDER IS RESOLVED. © 1998
EN4 7270 LIKE NEVER BEFORE HAVAZELET, EHUD SHIRLEY KALB A YOUNG BOY IN WORLD WAR II IS COMPELLED TO MAKE A TERRIBLE CHOICE: ABANDON HIS BROTHER AND SAVE HIMSELF, OR REVEAL HIS IDENTITY AND FACE CERTAIN CAPTURE BY THE NAZIS. A WOMAN IS VISITED BY NEW YORK CITY DETECTIVES, WHO TELL HER A MURDER HAS BEEN COMMITTED DIRECTLY ACROSS FROM HER APARTMENT, AND FINDS HER MARRIAGE IRREPARABLY CHANGED BY THE NEWS. AN ELDERLY MAN, ON THE LAST NIGHT OF HIS LIFE, DISCOVERS HIS KITCHEN HAS BEEN INVADED BY RAUCOUS, HUNGRY GHOSTS. AT THE CENTER OF THESE STORIES IS DAVID, A MAN POISED AT MIDCAREER AND AT THE CUSP OF MIDLIFE, TORN BY HIS BREAK WITH HIS ORTHODOX JEWISH PAST, ACHINGLY UNCERTAIN OF THE FUTURE. A MOVING, OFTEN FUNNY PORTRAIT OF THREE GENERATIONS OF A FAMILY STRAINING TO HOLD TOGETHER IN THE FACE OF CHANGING CULTURES AND SHIFTING FORTUNES. © 1998
EN4 7271 MILE HIGH CLUB FRIEDMAN, KINKY SANDI SKODNIK IT ALL STARTS WITH A CASUAL FLIRTATION ON A FLIGHT FROM DALLAS TO NEW YORK. WHEN THE PLANE LANDS, OUR HERO KINKY FRIEDMAN FINDS THAT HE HAS BEEN LEFT HOLDING THE BAG. THE MYSTERIOUS WOMAN, HAVING ASKED THE KINKSTER TO WATCH HER LUGGAGE, HAS SOMEHOW VANISHED. CONFIDENT THAT HE'LL FIND HER AGAIN, KINKY HOLDS ON TO THE BAG. SURE ENOUGH SHE DOES TURN UP, BUT NOT BEFORE KINKY HAS EXCITED THE INTEREST OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT, BEEN PARTY TO A THWARTED KIDNAP ATTEMPT BY ARAB TERRORISTS, AND FOUND A DEAD ISRAELI AGENT IN HIS LOFT. WITH THE ASSISTANCE OF HIS SIDEKICKS, KINKY EVENTUALLY GETS TO THE BOTTOM OF ALL THE COMINGS AND GOINGS OF THE MANY VISITORS TO HIS LOFT, BUT BEFORE IT'S OVER THE BAG IS GONE. © 2000
EN4 7273 AND THE SEA IS NEVER FULL MEMOIRS, 1969- WIESEL, ELIE HELEN SCHNEIDER AS THIS CONCLUDING VOLUME OF HIS REVEALING MEMOIR BEGINS, ELIE WIESEL IS FORTY YEARS OLD, A WRITER OF INTERNATIONAL REPUTE. DETERMINED TO SPEAK OUT MORE ACTIVELY FOR BOTH HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS AND THE DEFRANCHISED EVERYWHERE, HE SETS HIMSELF A CHALLENGE: "I WILL BECOME MILITANT. I WILL TEACH, SHARE, BEAR WITNESS. I WILL REVEAL AND TRY TO MITIGATE THE VICTIMS' SOLITUDE." HE MAKES WORDS HIS WEAPONS, AND IN THESE PAGES WE RELIVE WITH HIM HIS UNSTINTING BATTLES. © 1999
EN4 7274 MEDUSA STONE DU BRUL, JACK HAL BRISTER  TEN YEARS AGO, THE SPY SATELLITE MEDUSA BURNED UPON RE-ENTRY, BUT NOT BEFORE ITS SENSORS REVEALED A SECRET BURIED DEEP IN THE EARTH, HIDDEN FOR THOUSANDS OF YEARS FROM THE EYES OF HUMANITY. IT IS A PRICELESS DISCOVERY THAT SOME WOULD DIE TO FIND AND KILL TO POSSESS. © 2000
EN4 7275 CITY OF GOD DOCTOROW, E. L. PETER JONES  IN HIS WORKBOOK, A NEW YORK CITY NOVELIST RECORDS THE CONTENTS OF HIS TEEMING BRAIN. BUT NOW HE HAS A STORY WHICH HE THINKS MAY BECOME HIS NEXT NOVEL: THE LARGE BRASS CROSS THAT HUNG BEHIND THE ALTAR OF ST. TIMOTHY'S CHURCH IN LOWER MANHATTAN HAS DISAPPEARED…AND EVEN MORE MYSTERIOUSLY REAPPEARED ON THE ROOF OF THE SYNAGOGUE FOR EVOLUTIONARY JUDAISM, ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE. THE CHURCH RECTOR AND THE YOUNG WOMAN RABBI ARE TRYING TO LEARN WHO COMMITED THIS STRANGE DOUBLE ACT OF DESECRATION AND WHY. BEFRIENDING THEM, THE NOVELIST FINDS THAT THEIR STRUGGLES WITH THEIR RESPECTIVE TRADITIONS ARE RELEVANT TO THE CASE AND AS HE JOINS THE CLERICS IN PURSUIT OF THE MYSTERY, IT BROADENS TO IMPLICATE A LARGE CAST OF CHARACTERS. © 2000
EN4 7276 TALMUD AND THE INTERNET A JOURNEY BETWEEN WORLDS ROSEN, JONATHAN SHIRLEY KALB ROSEN EXPLORES THE CONTRADICTIONS OF HIS INHERITANCE AND TOGGLES BETWEEN PERSONAL PARADOXES AND THOSE OF THE LARGER WORLD. ALONG THE WAY, HE CHRONICLES THE REMARKABLE PARALLELS BETWEEN A PAGE OF TALMUD AND THE HOME PAGE OF A WEB SITE. IN THE LOOSE, ASSOCIATIVE LOGIC AND VASTNESS OF EACH, ROSEN DISCOVERS NOT MERELY THE DISRUPTION OF A BROKEN WORLD BUT A KIND OF DISJOINTED HARMONY. IN THE SAME WAY THAT THE TALMUD HELPED JEWS SURVIVE AFTER THE DESTRUCTION OF THE TEMPLE BY MAKING JEWISH CULTURE PORTABLE AND PERSON
EN4 7278 LOVES OF JUDITH SHALEV, MEIR HELEN SCHNEIDER WHEN JUDITH ARRIVES IN A SMALL AGRICULTURAL VILLAGE IN PALESTINE AFTER WORLD WAR II, SHE IS THE CENTER OF EVERYONE'S ATTENTION, ESPECIALLY MOSHE, A WIDOWED FARMER OBSESSED WITH HIS DEAD WIFE; GLOBERMAN, A COARSE CATTLE DEALER WHO LOVES WOMEN, MONEY AND MEAT; AND JACOB, A FARMER WHO GIVES UP HIS BEAUTIFUL WIFE TO RAISE CANARIES AND WOO JUDITH. FOR TEN YEARS THE THREE MEN STRIVE TO WIN JUDITH'S EXCLUSIVE LOVE, BUT SHE WILL NOT AGREE TO MARRY ANY ONE OF THEM. IN HER ELEVENTH YEAR IN THE VILLAGE, SHE GIVES BIRTH TO A SON WHO LOOKS LIKE ALL THREE MEN. ALL THREE CONSIDER ZAYDE THEIR SON, AND ALL THREE PARTICIPATE IN RAISING HIM. THIS TALE IS TOLD MANY YEARS LATER BY AN ADULT ZAYDE AS HE LEARNS THE DETAILS OF HIS MOTHER'S LIFE OVER MEALS PREPARED FOR HIM BY JACOB. © 1999
EN4 7279 SHARED DREAMS MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. AND THE JEWISH COMMUNITY SCHNEIER, MARC, RABBI AMANDA MOULSON MANY PEOPLE ARE FAMILIAR WITH THE STORY OF JEWISH SUPPORT FOR THE AMERICAN CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, BUT THIS HISTORY HAS ANOTHER SIDE, ONE THAT HAS NOT BEEN TOLD FULLY UNTIL NOW. RABBI SCHNEIR BRINGS TO LIFE THE IMPRESSIVE, SURPRISING, AND LONG-NEGLECTED HISTORY OF DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR'S EFFORTS IN SUPPORT OF THE JEWISH COMMUNITY AND SHEDS NEW LIGHT ON THE RELATIONSHIP AND COMMITMENT  BETWEEN THE JEWISH AND AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITIES AS THEY STRUGGLED TOGETHER TO FIGHT FOR JUSTICE AND CIVIL RIGHTS. © 1999
EN4 7281 LIGHTS ALONG THE PATH JEWISH FOLKLORE THROUGH THE GRADES SCHACHT, REBECCA REBECCA SCHACHT A GRADED COLLECTION OF STORIES ROOTED IN ANCIENT JEWISH TALMUDIC AND MIDRASHIC RELIGIOUS SOURCES. © 1999
EN4 7282 GROUCHO THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JULIUS HENRY MARX KANFER, STEFAN SANDI SKODNIK The temptation is to start with a classic wisecrack: One morning I shot an elephant in my pajamas. How he got in my pajamas I don't know. But Groucho Marx, like Stefan Kanfer's biography, consists of much more than just jokes. Underneath the most famous Marx brother's one-liners and carefree attitude was a life dominated by deep sadness, professional disatisfaction, and personal turmoil. Groucho Marx proved that comedy could be raucous, sophisticated, and wildly unexpected-all at once. Kanfer raises the curtain on this icon of twentieth century cynicism and irreverence in an authoritative, affectionate, and unsparingly honest look behind the cigar. © 2000
EN4 7285 SIMPLE WORDS THINKING ABOUT WHAT REALLY MATTERS IN LIFE STEINSALTZ, ADIN EILEEN DACEY FRIENDS, FAMILY, LOVE, GOD, DEATH, FAITH; RABBI ADIN STEINSALTZ EXPLORES SOME OF THE MEANINGS OF THESE POWERFUL WORDS THAT ARE SO CENTRAL TO OUR LIVES. HE CHALLENGES US TO THINK DEEPLY ABOUT THE CONNOTATIONS OF THESE COMMONPLACE WORDS, AND IN SO DOING, TO SEE THAT THERE MAY BE OTHER WAYS OF LOOKING AT THINGS WE HAVE TAKEN FOR GRANTED ALL OUR LIVES. © 2000
EN4 7288 HIS BROTHER'S KEEPER ISRAEL AND DIASPORA JEWRY IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY BEILIN, YOSSI BARBARA FEINSTEIN YOSSI BEILIN, ISRAEL'S OUTSPOKEN MINISTER OF JUSTICE, OFFERS A BOLD PRESCRIPTION FOR RENEWING AND ENRICHING JEWISH LIFE IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY. HIS APPROACH CALLS FOR A NEW PARTNERSHIP OF EQUALS BETWEEN ISRAEL AND DIASPORA JEWRY. THE GOAL IS TO STRENGTHEN JEWISH IDENTITY NOW SO THAT FUTURE GENERATIONS WILL HAVE A VIABLE TRADITION TO PASS ALONG TO THEIR CHILDREN. © 2000
EN4 7289 JEWS THE ESSENCE AND CHARACTER OF A PEOPLE HERTZBERG, ARTHUR; HIRT-MANHEIMER, A EVE F. ROSHEVSKY CONSERVATIVE RABBI AND HISTORIAN ARTHUR HERTZBERG AND ARON HIRT-MANHEIMER, EDITOR OF REFORM JUDAISM MAGAZINE OFFER THEIR VIEWS ON THE ESSENTIAL JEWISH IDENTITY. THEY ASSERT THAT THE IDENTITY IS SHAPED BY THE LEGACY OF HISTORY AND FAITH, WHICH BRIDGES DIVERGENT CULTURES, POLITICS AND EVEN BELIEFS. THEY EXPLORE THE MEANING OF JEWISH IDENTITY THROUGH THE AGES AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR JEWS AND NON-JEWS ALIKE. © 1998
EN4 7298 BARBARIANS ARE COMING LOUIE, DAVID WONG AUDREY FLAMBERG STERLING LUNG GREW UP IN THE BACK OF HIS PARENTS' LAUNDRY, DREAMING OF BEING AN AMERICAN. NOW TWENTY-SIX AND A GRADUATE OF SWARTHMORE AND THE CULINARY INSTITUTE OF AMERICA, STERLING COOKS FRENCH FOOD FOR THE WASP LADIES OF A PRIVATE CLUB AND CONDUCTS AN ARM'S-LENGTH AFFAIR WITH A JEWISH-AMERICAN PRINCESS, THEREBY FRUSTRATING HIS FATHER'S DREAM OF A DOCTOR SON AND HIS MOTHER'S SCHEME FOR A CHINESE BRIDE. FOR STERLING'S PARENTS, THE BARBARIANS ARE ALREADY HERE. © 2000
EN4 7300 WANDERING JEWS THE CLASSIC PORTRAIT OF A VANISHED PEOPLE ROTH, JOSEPH EILEEN DACEY IN THIS MASTERPIECE OF JEWISH IDENTITY, FINALLY TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH MORE THAN 70 YEARS AFTER IT WAS FIRST WRITTEN, NOVELIST JOSEPH ROTH EXAMINES THE CONCEPT OF JEWISH IDENTITY YEARS BEFORE THE ONSET OF NATIONAL SOCIALISM AND LOOKS AHEAD WITH APPREHENSION TO GERMANY'S FUTURE. EMOTIONALLY RAVAGED BY THE WHIRLWIND EVENTS OF WEIMAR GERMANY, HE DARED TO WRITE ABOUT THE HISTORICAL SCHISM BETWEEN EASTERN AND WESTERN JEWS, WARNING OF THE FALSE COMFORTS OF MATERIALISM AND ASSIMILATION AND URGING HIS FELLOW JEWS TO EMBRACE THEIR HERITAGE AND THE LAND OF PALESTINE AS A NASCENT JEWISH HOMELAND. THE WANDERING JEWS SERVES AS AN HISTORICAL AND JOURNALISTIC DOCUMENT TO THE EUROPEAN JEWISH EXPERIENCE AS A CRITICAL JUNCTURE OF WORLD HISTORY. © 2000
EN4 7301 ASSISTANT LAW, J. PATRICK AMANDA MOULSON WHEN BEN POLTAREK, A YOUNG WASHINGTON LAWYER AND BRILLIANT AMATEUR MAGICIAN, OPENS HIS DOOR TO TARNOFSKY, A DYING SECRET AGENT WHISPERING INCOMPREHENSIBLE SECRETS, HIS LIFE IS CHANGED FOREVER. BEN IS UNEXPECTEDLY PROPELLED INTO THE SECRET UNDERGROUND OF THE "ASSISTANTS," AMERICAN JEWS WHO PLACED THEIR SKILLS - AND THEIR LIVES - IN THE SERVICE OF ISRAEL. THE TERRITORY IS UNFAMILIAR AND THE STAKES, LIFE OR DEATH. PURSUED BY ARAB TERRORISTS OUT TO SILENCE HIM, MANIPULATED BY AGENTS OF THE MOSSAD, AND TARGETED BY HIS OWN GOVERNMENT, ONLY BEN AND HIS MAGIC CAN SAVE THE MIDDLE EAST FROM SPIRALING INTO FLAMES AND BRINGING THE UNITED STATES DOWN WITH IT. © 2000
EN4 7302 GOD, LOVE, SEX, AND FAMILY A RABBI'S GUIDE FOR BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS THAT LAST GOLD, MICHAEL AUGUSTA ZIMMERMAN GOD, LOVE, SEX, AND FAMILY GREW OUT OF RABBI GOLD'S MANY YEARS OF COUNSELING FAMILIES ON A VARIETY OF ISSUES. IT DEALS WITH SUCH QUESTIONS AS THE RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN PARENTS AND CHILDREN, SIBLING RIVALRY, MAKING MARRIAGES THAT WORK, THE ROLE OF SEXUALITY, AND THE MEANING OF FAMILY. IT IS WRITTEN BY A PASSIONATE MODERATE WHO BELIEVES THAT FAMILY IS A GOD-GIVEN IDEAL. © 1998
EN4 7303 AVENGERS A JEWISH WAR STORY COHEN, RICH NOAH WATERMAN IN 1944, A BAND OF JEWISH GUERILLAS EMERGED FROM THE BALTIC FOREST TO JOIN THE RUSSIAN ARMY IN ITS ATTACK ON VILNA, THE CAPITAL OF LITHUANIA. THE BAND, CALLED THE AVENGERS, WAS LED BY ABBA KOVNER, A YOUNG POET. IN THE GHETTO, ABBA HAD BUILT BOMBS, SNEAKING OUT THROUGH THE CITY'S SEWER TUNNELS TO SABOTAGE GERMAN OUTPOSTS. AFTER THE LIQUIDATION OF THE GHETTO, THE AVENGERS ESCAPED TO THE FOREST WHERE THEY LIVED FOR MORE THAN A YEAR, FIGHTING ALONGSIDE OTHER PARTISAN GROUPS, AND ULTIMATELY BOMBING THE CITY THEY LOVED, IN ORDER TO PAVE THE WAY FOR ITS LIBERATION. THE STORY OF WHAT HAPPENED TO THESE REBELS IN THE GHETTO AND IN THE FOREST EVENTUALLY SEGUES TO HOW, FIGHTING FOR THE STATE OF ISRAEL, THEY MOVED BEYOND THE VIOLENCE OF THE HOLOCAUST AND MADE NEW LIVES. © 2000
EN4 7305 WEDDING A FAMILY'S COMING OUT STORY WYTHE, DOUGLAS; MERLING, ANDREW ET AL MARTHA MOHR  TWO PEOPLE MEET AND FALL IN LOVE. OVER TIME, THEIR RELATIONSHIP GROWS AND THEY DECIDE TO SPEND THE REST OF THEIR LIVES TOGETHER. THEY PLAN A WEDDING WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS ON HAND AS WITNESSES TO SOLEMN BUT BEAUTIFUL VOWS. IT'S AN OCCASION PEOPLE DREAM ABOUT FOR MOST OF THEIR LIVES, EVEN THOUGH IT IS OFTEN JOKED THAT THE WEDDING IS MORE FOR THE PARENTS THAN THE CHILDREN. BUT WHAT IF THEY'RE GAY? THE FIRST BOOK TO SPEAK TO BOTH SIDES OF A CONTROVERSY THAT IS ALTERING OUR SOCIETY, THIS CHRONICLE FOLLOWS DOUG, ANDREW, AND HIS PARENTS SHELDON AND ROSLYN ON THE ROCKY ROAD FROM ENGAGEMENT TO UNDERSTANDING. THEIR FOUR DISTINCT VOICES BLEND TO CREATE A UNIQUE DEPICTION OF ONE FAMILY COMING TO GRIPS WITH THE REALITY OF BEING A GAY COUPLE IN TODAY'S WORLD. © 2000
EN4 7306 PRACTICAL KABBALAH A GUIDE TO JEWISH WISDOM FOR EVERYDAY LIFE WOLF, LAIBL, RABBI TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN PRACTICAL KABBALAH DRAWS UPON ANCIENT WISDOM BUT OFFERS A MODERN INTERPRETATION AND EASY-TO-UNDERSTAND TECHNIQUES FOR DELVING DEEPER INTO OUR SELVES AND OUR WORLD AND FOR REAPING THE BOUNTEOUS GIFTS THAT WERE ALWAYS MEANT FOR US. © 1999
EN4 7307 NO PRETTY PICTURES A CHILD OF WAR LOBEL, ANITA ALYCE DOMENITZ ANITA LOBEL WAS BARELY FIVE YEARS OLD WHEN THE NAZIS BURST INTO HER KRAKOW, POLAND HOME, CHANGING HER LIFE FOREVER. SHE WENT INTO HIDING WITH HER BROTHER AND NANNY UNTIL THE NAZIS CAUGHT UP WITH HER; SHE WAS IMPRISONED IN CONCENTRATION CAMPS UNTIL THE END OF THE WAR. SENT BY THE RED CROSS TO RECUPERATE IN SWEDEN, ANITA SLOWLY BLOSSOMED AS SHE DISCOVERED BOOKS, LANGUAGE, AND ART. SINCE COMING TO THE UNITED STATES AS A TEENAGER, ANITA LOBEL HAS BEEN A PAINTER, A FABRIC DESIGNER AND AN ILLUSTRATOR OF CHILDREN'S BOOKS. © 1998
EN4 7309 RUMOR ABOUT THE JEWS REFLECTIONS ON ANTISEMITISM & THE PROTOCOLS OF THE ELDERS OF ZIO BRONNER, STEPHEN ERIC MARK YOHALEM THE PROTOCOLS OF THE LEARNED ELDERS OF ZION WAS A FORGERY CREATED IN RUSSIA BY THE CZARIST SECRET POLICE AND QUICKLY TRANSLATED INTO A HOST OF LANGUAGES. IT PORTRAYED JUDAISM AS A WORLDWIDE CONSPIRACY DEDICATED TO THE DESTRUCTION OF CHRISTIAN CIVILIZATION. THE APPEARANCE OF THE PROTOCOLS SPARKED NUMEROUS POGROMS AND HELPED SHAPE THE THINKING OF RIGHT-WING MOVEMENTS, FROM HITLER'S NAZIS TO CONTEMPORARY ANTISEMITIC GROUPS IN RUSSIA, THE MIDDLE EAST, AND THE UNITED STATES. A WORK OF INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, A RUMOR ABOUT THE JEWS EXPRESSES THE CONNECTION BETWEEN ANTISEMITISM AND THE OVERARCHING POLITICAL ASSAULT UPON THE ENLIGHTENMENT LEGACY AND PROVIDES A NEW AND PENETRATING UNDERSTANDING OF AN INSIDUOUS IDEOLOGY AND ITS BROADER IMPLICATIONS. © 2000
EN4 7310 GENESIS OF JUSTICE TEN STORIES OF BIBLICAL INJUSTICE DERSHOWITZ, ALAN M. TONY MEEKER VIOLENCE, LUST, DECEPTION, MURDER, INCEST, AND VENGEANCE; THESE ARE THE SUBJECTS OF THE BIGGEST - AND PERHAPS THE JUICIEST - BESTSELLER OF ALL TIME, THE BOOK OF GENESIS. ITS TALES HAVE INSPIRED AND CHALLENGED HUMANKIND FOR GENERATIONS. USING TEN OF THE MOST INTRIGUING BIBLICAL NARRATIVES AND DRAWING ON NOT ONLY HIS OWN OBSERVATIONS BUT THOSE OF BIBLICAL COMMENTATORS THROUGHOUT THE AGES, DERSHOWITZ, PROFESSOR OF LAW AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY, SHOWS US HOW THE FLAWED BEHAVIOR OF ITS PROTAGONISTS LED TO THE TEN COMMANDMENTS AND A DEEPER, RICHER SENSE OF JUSTICE THAN ANY MERE LEGAL CODE COULD EVER PROVIDE. © 2000
EN4 7313 IF I TOLD YOU ONCE BUDNITZ, JUDY WENDY GOULSTON IN HER NOVEL ABOUT MOTHERS, DAUGHTERS, AND LOVE, JUDY BUDNITZ GIVES THE TRADITIONAL FOLKTALE AN ELECTRIFYING TWIST AS SHE FOLLOWS FOUR GENERATIONS OF WOMEN FROM AN EASTERN EUROPEAN VILLAGE TO THE TENEMENTS OF AN AMERICAN CITY. ILANA, EAGER TO ESCAPE HER FORMIDABLE MOTHER'S ALL-CONSUMING LOVE, EMBARKS ON AN EPIC JOURNEY TO THE NEW WORLD AND IS MET ALONG THE WAY BY EVIL, MAGIC, AND GOOD FORTUNE. THE DAUGHTER, GRANDDAUGHTER, AND GREAT-GRANDDAUGHTER WHO FOLLOW IN HER FOOTSTEPS SHARE HER SPECIAL POWERS OF OBSERVATION AND, OFTEN, DESTRUCTION. THE RESULT IS A FAMILY SAGA UNLIKE ANY OTHER, A HILARIOUS, HEARTBREAKING STORY OF FAMILY TIES THAT BIND. © 1999
EN4 7314 HARRY GOLD  A NOVEL DILLON, MILLICENT JUDITH MENKEN THIS IS A STORY ABOUT A SPY. AND A SPY, BY DEFINITION, LIES. SO HOW TO WRITE THE LIFE OF A SPY? ESCHEWING THE CONFINES OF TRADITIONAL BIOGRAPHY AND INVERTING THE GLAMOUR OF ESPIONAGE, BIOGRAPHER DILLON BLENDS FACT AND FICTION TO CHRONICLE THE HUMAN DRAMA OF HARRY GOLD, THE AMERICAN CHEMIST WHO BECAME A SOVIET SPY.  © 2000
EN4 7315 TWO CENTS AND A MILK BOTTLE BATTERMAN, LEE CHAI'AH BEVERLY STERN THE YEAR IS 1937, ONE OF THE WORST YEARS OF THE DEPRESSION. TWELVE-YEAR-OLD LEELY DORMAN AND HER FAMILY HAVE JUST MOVED INTO A NEW NEIGHBORHOOD. BUT FEAR TURNS TO SURPRISE WHEN SHE MEETS THE CHILDREN WHO LIVE THERE. ONE OF THEM, PHILLY BRONSON, THE BOY WITH THE BLUEST EYES LEELY HAS EVER SEEN, GIVES HER A RIDING LESSON ON HIS NEW BICYCLE. DISASTER STRIKES WHEN LEELY CRASHES THE BIKE AND BREAKS A TAILLIGHT. SHE PROMISES TO REPAIR THE DAMAGE, BUT AS SHE DOES ODD JOBS AROUND THE NEIGHBORHOOD, ALL THE MONEY SHE EARNS KEEPS MYSTERIOUSLY DISAPPEARING. FOLLOW ALONG WITH LEELY ON HER ADVENTURES AS SHE DOES WHATEVER SHE CAN FOR EXTRA MONEY, WHILE MAKING SPECIAL FRIENDS, DISCOVERING BOYS, AND LEARNING ABOUT HER JEWISH HERITAGE AND HERSELF. © 1997
EN4 7321 SCHMIDT DELIVERED BEGLEY, LOUIS MICHELE HARBER IN THIS SEQUEL TO "ABOUT SCHMIDT," LOUIS BEGLEY REVISITS THE PRICKLY, BELEAGUERED LAWYER, ALBERT SCHMIDT, NOW REDISCOVERING DOMESTIC BLISS WITH A YOUNG LOVER IN HIS HAMPTON HOME. BUT SHE WON'T MARRY HIM, HIS DAUGHTER'S MARRIAGE IS IN TROUBLE, AND A EGYPTIAN-JEWISH MILLIONAIRE BUDDY MAY BE HIS SALVATION. © 2000
EN4 7325 WHAT REMAINS DELBANCO, NICHOLAS NORMA FIRE   THIS BOOK TELLS THE STORY OF A FAMILY WHO LIVED IN GERMANY FOR MANY YEARS AND HAD TO ESCAPE FROM HITLER AND, WHILE DOING SO, STRUGGLE TO COME TO TERMS WITH A PAST REPLETE WITH LARGE ANCESTRAL HOMES, A PRESENT FILLED WITH IMPOVERISHED RELATIVES WHO HAVE FLED THE NAZI REGIME, AND A DUBIOUS FUTURE ELSEWHERE. © 2000
EN4 7326 ESSENTIAL KLEZMER A MUSIC LOVER'S GUIDE TO JEWISH ROOTS & SOUL MUSIC... ROGOVOY, SETH SHELLY RIFKIN ...FROM THE OLD WORLD TO THE DOWNTOWN AVANTE-GARDE. THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO AN ANCIENT MUSIC MADE NEW AGAIN, MESMERIZING DANCE MUSIC THAT IS SIMULTANEOUSLY REVERENTIAL, MISCHIEVOUS, ECSTATIC AND TRAGIC. THE AUTHOR INCLUDES A COMPREHENSIVE DISCOGRAPHY OF OLD AND NEW KLEZMER, A GUIDE TO BUILDING YOUR OWN KLEZMER LIBRARY, AND A TOUR OF KLEZMER ON THE INTERNET. © 2000
EN4 7327 YOU CAN'T DO BUSINESS (OR ALMOST ANYTHING ELSE) WITHOUT YIDDISH GILDIN, LEON H. STEVE SCHRIEBER A LIGHTHEARTED, ENGAGING, AND INSTRUCTIVE LOOK AT ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST POPULAR LANGUAGES, THIS IS BOTH A CRASH COURSE AND A REFRESHER ON YIDDISH. © 2000
EN4 7329 DYBBUK AND OTHER TALES OF THE SUPERNATURAL KUSHNER, TONY, ED. DAVID NATALE THE DYBBUK RECOUNTS THE TALE OF A WEALTHY MAN'S DAUGHTER WHO IS POSSESSESD BY THE SPIRIT OF HER DEAD BELOVED. ALSO INCLUDED IS A SELECTION OF STORIES TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH FOR THE FIRST TIME BY JOACHIM NEUGROSCHEL, ILLUMINATING DIFFERENT ASPECTS OF THE JEWISH MYSTICAL WORLD. © 1998
EN4 7333 BEARING WITNESS A RACHEL GOLD NOVEL KAHN, MICHAEL A. GINGER RICH  IT BEGAN AS A ROUTINE AGE-DISCRIMINATION LAWSUIT, BUT THE SAVVY, UP AND COMING ATTORNEY FINDS HERSELF WITH A CASE FAR OLDER AND FAR MORE DANGEROUS THAN SHE AND HER SIXTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD CLIENT EXPECTED. WITH HELP FROM AN UNCONVENTIONAL LAW PROFESSOR AND AN EXTRAORDINARY PROSECUTOR, SHE BEGINS TO FIND SOME ANSWERS, BUT SOMEONE OR SOMETHING KEEPS KILLING HER KEY WITNESSES. © 2000
EN4 7336 ELEANOR'S REBELLION A MOTHER, HER SON, AND HER SECRET SIFF, DAVID MARILYN BECK WHEN AT THE AGE OF FORTY DAVID SIFF LEARNED THAT HE WAS ADOPTED, HE BEGAN A JOURNEY INTO HIS FAMILY'S PAST. HIS DISCOVERD THE TRUTH ABOUT HIS BIOLOGICAL FATHER, THE ACTOR VAN HEFLIN; HOW HIS MOTHER GAVE HIM UP BUT LATER ADOPTED HIM HERSELF; AND THE ROOTS OF HIS OWN PUZZLING BEHAVIOR. THIS IS DAVID SIFF'S ACCOUNT OF THE PROCESS BY WHICH HE FINALLY CAME TO KNOW HIS MOTHER. © 2000
EN4 7338 SMALL MIRACLES FOR WOMEN EXTRAORDINARY COINCIDENCES HALBERSTAM, YITTA; LEVENTHAL, JUDITH SANDRA CAREY SMALL MIRACLES FOR WOMEN IS A COLLECTION OF TRUE EXPERIENCES, EACH FEATURING A SPECIAL WOMAN AND THE MIRACLES THAT HAVE BLESSED HER. © 2000
EN4 7339 DAY THE RABBI DISAPPEARED JEWISH HOLIDAY TALES OF MAGIC SCHWARTZ, HOWARD ELIZABETH TOMCHO IN THIS HOLIDAY COLLECTION, RABBIS FAMOUS FOR THEIR KNOWLEDGE AND POWERS - INCLUDING WOMEN RABBIS - BRING ABOUT MIRACLES, REVEAL SECRET MEANINGS OF DREAMS AND NAMES, AND CONTEND WITH ANGELS AND ENCHANTMENTS. EACH TALE COMBINES ELEMENTS OF MAGIC WITH A LINK TO A JEWISH HOLIDAY, GIVING EACH HOLIDAY A NEW PERSPECTIVE. © 2000
EN4 7341 UNRULY LIFE OF WOODY ALLEN MEADE, MARION SPENCER RAINE THE FIRST INDEPENDENT INVESTIGATION OF WOODY ALLEN REVEALS THE CONTROVERSIAL PRIVATE LIFE BEHIND THE ICON. MARION MEADE HAS TRACKED DOWN SCORES OF PEOPLE IN ALLEN'S LIFE: BOYHOOD PALS; BROOKLYN NEIGHBORS AND TEACHERS; COLLEAGUES, ACTORS, AND THE FILM REVIEWERS WHO HAVE FOLLOWED HIS CAREER FOR DECADES. © 2000
EN4 7342 CLERICAL ERRORS ISLER, ALAN ALAN ISLER EDMUND MUSIK, CATHOLIC PRIEST, HAS A SECRET: HE DOESN'T BELIEVE IN GOD AND FOR THE PAST FORTY YEARS HAS SHARED A BED WITH HIS HOUSEKEEPER. THROUGH EDMUND'S VOICE, ALLEN ISLER HAS SPUN AN ENGLISH NEVER-NEVER-LAND, AN INCREDIBLY FUNNY, YET DEEPLY SERIOUS ROMP THROUGH A WORLD PEOPLED BY GOLF-MAD BISHOPS, DEVOUT ATHEISTS, SHADY BOOK DEALERS, AND HOLY RABBIS. © 2001
EN4 7343 SIMON AND GARFUNKEL KINGSTON, VICTORIA NOAH WATERMAN THIS IN-DEPTH BIOGRAPHY FOLLOWS THE TWO MUSICIANS FROM THEIR QUEENS CHILDHOOD AND EARLY DAYS AS "TOM AND JERRY" AND RELATIVE OBSCURITY UNTIL THEIR SONG "THE SOUND OF SILENCE" BECAME AN INSTANT HIT. KINGSTON GIVES AN ACCOUNT OF THIER BREAK-UP, SOLO CAREERS, AND LEGENDARY REUNION. © 1998
EN4 7344 LITTLE TOO CLOSE TO GOD THE THRILLS AND PANIC OF A LIFE IN ISRAEL HOROVITZ, DAVID JANET KALISH WHEN DAVID HOROVITZ EMIGRATED FROM ENGLAND TO ISRAEL IN 1983, IT WAS THE FULFILLMENT OF A DREAM. BUT TODAY, A HUSBAND AND A FATHER, HE IS TORN BETWEEN HOPE AND DESPAIR, BETWEEN THE DESIRE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE AND FEAR FOR HIS FAMILY'S SAFETY. IN THIS CANDID BOOK, HOROVITZ CONFRONTS THE HEART-WRENCHING QUESTION OF WHETHER TO CONTINUE RAISING HIS CHILDREN AMID THE UNCERTAINTY AND DANGER THAT IS ISRAELI DAILY LIFE. IN ANSWERING THAT QUESTION, HE PROVIDES US WITH AN OFTEN SURPRISING, MYTH-SHATTERING, AND SHOCKINGLY IMMEDIATE VIEW OF A COUNTRY PERPETUALLY AT A CROSSROADS, YET FUNDAMENTALLY DIFFERENT THAN IT WAS A GENERATION AGO. © 2000
EN4 7349 ZWILLING'S DREAM FELD, ROSS BETTY SMITH  AT 22, JOEL ZWILLING WAS A LITERARY WUNDERKIND WITH A SUCCESSFUL FIRST NOVEL. AFTER DISAPPOINTING SECOND AND THIRD NOVELS, ZWILLING'S CAREER SEEMS POISED TO BE REVIVED BY A SHORT STORY, BUT JUST BEFORE THE PIECE APPEARS, JOEL'S WIFE AND DAUGHTER ARE KILLED IN A CAR ACCIDENT. LEFT WITH A YOUNG SON TO RAISE AND A WRITER'S BLOCK, JOEL MOVES TO THE MIDWEST, HOPING TO LOSE HIMSELF IN A MORE PLACID LIFE. OVER THE NEXT TWO DECADES, JOEL'S WRITING CAREER WILL BE ECLIPSED BY THAT OF HIS SON. THEN NATE IS ASTOUNDED AND JEALOUS WHEN JOEL IS APPROACHED BY A HOLLYWOOD DIECTOR AIMING TO CAPTURE JOEL'S TRAGIC EARLY WORK ON FILM. YET DESPITE THE FRESH WOUNDS THAT ARE OPENED, THE MAIN PLAYERS FIND THEMSELVES KNOTTED TOGETHER BY PARALLEL STRANDS OF LOVE, GRIEF, AND SICKNESS. © 1999
EN4 7360 CONSCIOUS COMMUNITY A GUIDE TO INNER WORK SHAPIRA, KALONYMUS KALMAN IRWIN WEISS  RABBI SHAPIRA'S NEW INTERPRETIVE TRANSLATION OF A MID-20TH CENTURY WORK FOUND BURIED IN THE RUBBLE OF THE WARSAW GHETTO. © 1999
EN4 7361 IN BABYLON MORING, MARCEL BETTY SMITH  THE WORST WINTER BLIZZARD THE EAST NETHERLANDS HAS SEEN IN MANY YEARS HAS LEFT NATHAN HOLLANDER AND HIS NIECE, NINA, SNOWBOUND IN THE DESERTED HOUSE OF HIS LATE UNCLE HERMAN. AS THEY WAIT FOR THE STROM TO SUBSIDE, NATHAN AND NINA PIECE TOGETHER THE STORY OF THEIR FOREFATHERS, A FAMILY OF ITINERANT JEWISH CLOCKMAKERS WHO CAME TO THE NETHELANDS FROM EASTERN EUROPE, AND THEN FLED TO AMERICA IN 1939. AN EXTRAORDINARY FAMILY HISTORY EMERGES AS WELL AS MANY UNSOLVED MYSTERIES. © 1999
EN4 7362 JEWISH MOTHER GOOSE MODIFIED RHYMES FOR MESHUGENNAH TIMES BORGENICHT, DAVID GINGER RICH  HERE ARE MORE THAN FIFTY CLASSIC NURSERY RHYMES, REWRITTEN TO POKE FUN AT TODAY'S WORLD AND TO CELEBRATE THE LONG TRADITION OF JEWISH LITERARY HUMOR. © 2000
EN4 7365 BLOODLINES DUCKER, BRUCE BEATRICE G. DAVIS PETER STEINMULLER, A YOUNG AMERICAN JAZZ PIANIST, IS STRANDED IN SWITZERLAND AFTER HIS BAND GETS FIRED FROM A CRUISE SHIP. WHEN HE RESPONDS TO AN INTRIGUING NEWSPAPER NOTICE, HE FINDS HIMSELF ON A CONVOLUTED PATH THAT COVERS THREE CONTINENTS, A PATH THAT MAY LEAD TO FORTUNE AND CLUES TO HIS OWN ANCESTRY. © 2000
EN4 7366 KILL ARTIST SILVA, DANIEL AUDREY FLAMBERG GABRIEL ALLON HAD A SIMPLE BUT BRUTAL JOB: HE TRACKED DOWN AND ELIMINATED ISRAEL'S TERRORIST ENEMIES. BUT WHEN HIS WIFE AND SON FELL VICTIM TO THE DANGER THAT ACCOMPANIED HIM EVERYWHERE, GABRIEL QUIT AND DEVOTED HIMSELF TO ART RESTORATION, THE OCCUPATION THAT HAD BEEN HIS COVER ALL THESE YEARS. NOW ARI SHAMRON, THE HEAD OF ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE, NEEDS GABRIEL'S EXPERIENCE TO THWART A PLOT TO DESTROY PEACE NEGOTIATIONS. THE ARCHITECT OF PLOT, A PALESTINIAN ZEALOT, IS A LETHAL PART OF GABRIEL'S PAST, SO AS THE TWO BEGIN A DEADLY, INTERCONTINENTAL GAME OF HIDE-AND-SEEK,  THE MOTIVES ARE AS PERSONAL AS THEY ARE POLITICAL. ©  2000
EN4 7371 JUST REVENGE DERSHOWITZ, ALAN M. PRESTON TROMBLY PROFESSOR MAX MANUCHEN HAS FOUND THE MAN WHO KILLED HIS ENTIRE FAMILY IN COLD BLOOD MORE THAN A HALF A CENTURY AGO. MAX, WHO HAS NEVER BROKEN A LAW, CANNOT TURN DOWN HIS CHANCE FOR REVENGE. © 1999
EN4 7374 SUM OF ALL FEARS CLANCY, TOM CHRIS BASKOUS, PETER JONES THE GULF WAR IS OVER. AN ISRAELI NUCLEAR WEAPON IS MISSING. THE BALANCE OF POWER IN THE MIDEAST - AND THE WORLD - IS ABOUT TO CHANGE FOREVER. CIA DEPUTY DIRECTOR JACK RYAN, HERO OF PREVIOUS CLANCY NOVELS, RETURNS TO COPE WITH THE SITUATION. ©  1991
EN4 7375 MARK OF THE ANGEL HUSTON, NANCY DEBORAH OLSTEIN IN THIS NOVEL OF LOVE, BETRAYAL AND THE IRONIES OF HISTORY, WE MEET SAFFIE, A DISTANT AND DAMAGED YOUNG GERMAN WOMAN AND HER EMPLOYER, RAPHAEL, A PRIVILEGED MUSICIAN WHO FINDS HER REMOVE IRRESISTIBLE. WHEN SAFFIE MEETS A HUNGARIAN INSTRUMENT MAKER LIVING IN THE MARAIS, PARIS'S JEWISH QUARTER, ALL THEIR LIVES WILL BE ALTERED IN STARTLING AND UNEXPECTED WAYS. ©  1999
EN4 7377 WEDDING JESTER STERN, STEVE MARJORIE SUNSHINE THE WEDDING JESTER OFFERS A NEW CHANCE TO JOURNEY TO STERN'S MAGICAL JEWISH OTHERWORLD, WHERE FANTASTICAL EVENTS ARE COMMONPLACE, AND RABBIS -SOMETIMES FREQUENTLY - TAKE FLIGHT. © 1999
EN4 7378 TODAY I AM A BOY HAYS, DAVID ZIPPORAH PORTUGAL WHEN RENOWNED THEATER DESIGNER DAVID HAYS WAS 66 AND JOINED A SYNAGOGUE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN OVER FIFTY YEARS, HE DECIDED TO STUDY HEBREW AND BE A BAR MITZVAH. SO, AT A STAGE OF LIFE WHEN MOST PEOPLE BEGIN TO SLOW DOWN, HAYS, FOUNDER OF THE NATIONAL THEATER OF THE DEAF, FEELS MORE ALIVE THAN EVER, REJUVENATED BY NEWFOUND CONNECTIONS TO HIS YOUTH AND FAITH. © 2000
EN4 7382 MARRIED TO LAUGHTER A LOVE STORY FEATURING ANNE MEARA STILLER, JERRY HAL BRISTER  CELEBRITIES. BUT MOST OF ALL, HE DESCRIBES HIS LIFE WITH ANNE, HIS ADMIRATION FOR HER AS A PERFORMER, AND THE LONG-SOUGHT INSIGHT INTO ACTING SHE GAVE TO HIM. THEIRS IS A LOVE STORY ABOUT TWO PEOPLE WHO FOUND THEIR PLACE IN SHOW BUSINESS WITHOUT LOSING SIGHT OF EACH OTHER. ©  2000
EN4 7383 ANDES RISING MUNVES, JAMES SARENE MEYERS A SCIENTIST WHO HAD WORKED ON THE MANHATTAN PROJECT QUIT HIS JOB, LEFT HIS FAMILY, AND WENT OFF TO COLOMBIA TO WORK WITH THE PEACE CORPS ON AN ORNITHOLOGICAL PROJECT. BUT NOW THOMAS COOPER CANNOT BE FOUND, AND HIS MOTHER ENLISTS HER RABBI TO TRAVEL TO THE ANDES IN SEARCH OF HER SON. © 1999
EN4 7387 TWILIGHT LOSING SIGHT, GAINING INSIGHT GRUNWALD, HENRY PETER VON BERG HENRY GRUNWALD CHRONICLES HIS EXPERIENCES OF DISABILITY AND THE DAILY STRUGGLE TO OVERCOME THE PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF MACULAR DEGENERATION - A GRADUAL LOSS OF SIGHT THAT IS, SO FAR, INCURABLE. © 1999
EN4 7389 LOWER EAST SIDE MEMORIES A JEWISH PLACE IN AMERICA DINER, HASIA R. BEN OLIVER THROUGH EXTENSIVE RESEARCH, HASIA DINER, A PROFESSOR OF AMERICAN JEWISH HISTORY AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, GIVES AN INSIGHTFUL ACCOUNT OF ONE OF NEW YORK CITY'S MOST FAMOUS NEIGHBORHOODS. © 2000
EN4 7391 BLACK, WHITE, AND JEWISH AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A SHIFTING SELF WALKER, REBECCA BARBARA ABIS REBECCA WALKER DESCRIBES GROWING UP IN MANY DIFFERENT AREAS, INCLUDING MISSISSIPPI, BROOKLYN, SAN FRANCISCO, THE BRONX, AND SUBURBAN NEW YORK, AND THE HARDSHIPS THAT CAME WITH EVERY NEW PLACE. ©  2001
EN4 7393 HOW TO SURVIVE A JEWISH MOTHER A GUILT-RIDDEN GUIDE ARNOLD, R. STEVEN HAL BRISTER  THE AUTHOR WRITES ABOUT LIFE FROM A JEWISH MOTHER'S POINT OF VIEW. © 1996
EN4 7394 BRINGING HEAVEN DOWN TO EARTH MEDITATIONS AND EVERYDAY WISDOM FROM THE TEACHINGS OF THE REBBE- FREEMAN, TZVI, ED. SHIRLEY BROWN RABBI MENACHEM SCHNEERSON'S TEACHINGS WERE DRAWN FROM A COLLECTIVE WISDOM THAT SPANNED FOUR MILLENNIA, YET HIS MESSAGE WAS SIMPLE. HE REVEALED THE BEAUTY AND WONDER IN EVERY ASPECT OF OUR LIVES AND SHOWED US HOW TO TAP INTO OUR INNER STRENGTH AND GROW WITH LIFE'S CHALLENGES BY REMEMBERING THAT  THE GOAL IS NOT "MAKING IT TO HEAVEN," IT IS TO BRING HEAVEN DOWN TO EARTH. © 1999
EN4 7399 BOOK OF THE JEWISH LIFE CELEBRATIONS RITUALS & CUSTOMS SPIRITUALITY DAVID, JO; SYME, DANIEL B. IRWIN WEISS  A TEXT ON JEWISH LIFE AS IT IS LIVED TODAY, WITH EACH CHAPTER DESCRIBING A STAGE OR MILESTONE OF THAT LIFE, INCLUDING TRADITIONAL PRACTICES AND MODERN OBSERVANCES. © 1997
EN4 7401 WALLS OF JERICHO LAND, JON JEAN EIFERT  IN AN ATTEMPT TO PRESERVE AN UNEASY PEACE BETWEEN THEIR PEOPLES, PALESTINIAN COP BEN KAMAL AND ISRAELI GOVERNMENT AGENT DANIELLE BARNEA TEAM UP TO CATCH A WEST BANK SERIAL KILLER
EN4 7402 TO LIFE! CELEBRATION OF JEWISH BEING & THOU KUSHNER, HAROLD S. MIMI GREENSTEIN HAROLD KUSHNER WRITES OF THE TRADITIONS AND PRACTICES OF JUDAISM EXPLORING THE IDEAS AND VISIONS OF JUDAISM-EXPLAINING WHY PRAYER MATTERS, HOW HOLIDAY OBSERVANCES AND LIFE-CYCLE EVENTS TEACH US TO BE HUMAN, HOW WE LOOK AT CHRISTIANITY, AND FINALLY WHY THE WORLD NEEDS COMMITTED JEWS TO MAKE GOD'S PURPOSE COME ABOUT.
EN4 7403 BEEN THERE, DONE THAT FISHER, EDDIE WITH DAVID FISHER MARILYN BECK BEEN THERE, DONE THAT TELLS THE INTERESTING AND THRILLING LIFE OF EDDIE FISHER WITH ALL HIS ROMANCES, FRIENDS AND AFFAIRS.
EN4 7404 MOSTLY MORGENTHAUS A FAMILY HISTORY MORGANTHAU III, HENRY E. MADURO FAMILY CHRONICLER MORGANTHAU HAS MANAGED TO PRESENT US WITH A MOVING AND FASCINATING ACCOUNT OF HIS FAMILY'S BAVARIAN-JEWISH HISTORY AS WELL AS AN INTIMATE PORTRAIT OF PROMINENT IMMIGRANT SOCIETY DURING AMERICAS GILDED AGE.
EN4 7407 WITH ROOTS IN HEAVEN ONE WOMAN'S PASSIONATE JOURNEY FIRESTONE, TIRZAH ELANNA OSDOBY THE POIGNANT AND INSPIRING ACCOUNT OF A WOMAN WITH STRONG CONVICTIONS AND A PASSION TO KNOW AND FEEL GOD IN HER LIFETIME. IT IS ALSO A BOOK THAT GOES BEYOND ONE PERSON'S STORY OF WANDERING AND REDEMPTION TO EXPLORE THE DANGERS OF MODERN RELIGION AND THE JOYS AND CONFLICTS OF INTERMARRIAGE.
EN4 7409 POSTVILLE CLASH OF CULTURES IN HEARTLAND AM BLOOM, STEPHEN G. JAN BURRELL STEPHEN BLOOM SHARES HIS BIRD'S-EYE VIEW ON THE TRIALS AND TRIBULATIONS OF THE LUBAVITCHERS, AN ORTHODOX JEWISH SECT, LIVING IN POSTVILLE, IOWA.
EN4 7411 NOSTRADAMUS PROPHECY POWELL, JOHN S. T. SHERMAN ON OCTOBER 16, 1999, FOVE THERMONUCLEAR WARHEADS ARE SMUGGLED ONTO THE COAST OF NORTH CAROLINA BY A TRANSNATIONAL CARTEL OF CHECHEN MAFIYA, MILITANT ISLAMICS AND A MYSTERIOUS STATE SPONSOR. COAXED OUT OF EARLY RETIREMENT, FRIAR CLARKE, AN EX-CIA LEGEND SCHOOLED IN THE TREACHEROUS ART OF COUNTER-TERRORISM, JOINS FORCES WITH NEST, A HIGH TECH GOVERNMENT SWAT TEAM AS WELL AS THE FBI AND THE ISRAELI MOSSAD TO TRACK DOWN THE ELUSIVE WARHEADS.
EN4 7413 HOUSE OF WINDOWS HOFFMAN, ADINA P.GIAMBARESI A COMPELLING EVOCATION OF JERUSALEM SEEN THROUGH THE PRISM OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD WHERE SHE HAS LIVED FOR EIGHT YEARS.
EN4 7414 LORD WILL GATHER ME IN MY JOURNEY TO JEWISH ORTHODOXY KLINGHOFFER, DAVID RITA FEDER   ADOPTED IN INFANCY BY A SECULAR JEWISH COUPLE, DAVID KLINGHOFFER STARTED TO EXPLORE TRADITIONAL JUDAISM AS A YOUNG BOY. BY ADULTHOOD HE FEELS THAT GOD IS GUIDING HIM IN SOME PARTICULAR DIRECTION. YET AFTER TWO MORE COMVERSIONS, HE STILL DOESN'T UNDERSTAND THE HEART OF JUDAISM UNTIL HE HAS SET OUT TO FIND HIS SWEDISH BIRTH MOTHER, A NON-JEW, WHO REVEALS TO HIM A FAMILY SECRET THAT SENDS DAVID ON A RESEARCH MISSION TO STOCKHOLM. THERE, AMONG 200-YEAR-OLD BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS FROM A SWEDISH CHURCH, HE DISCOVERS WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A JEW.
EN4 7415 DIANNE FEINSTEIN NEVER LET THEM SEE YOU CRY ROBERTS, JERRY ELYSE WEISBERG ROBERTS PENETRATING BIOGRAPHY OF DIANNE FEINSTEIN GIVES AN ACCOUNT OF THE THRICE-MARRIED JEWISH WOMAN WHO CAME CLOSE TO BEING PICKED AS WALTER MONDALE'S RUNNING MATE IN THE 1984 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION. HE RECOUNTS HER DIFFICULT CHILDHOOD AND HER EVOLUTION FROM AN ALOOF, CALCULATING LOCAL APPOINTEE TO THE WARMLY ENGAGING, HIGHLY VISIBLE LEADER ON THE NATIONAL SCENE.
EN4 7416 SETTING FIRES WENNER, KATE R. KRUSKAL SETTING FIRES IS THE STORY OF ANNIE FISHMAN WALDMAS, A DOCUMENTARY FILMAKER, WIFE, AND MOTHER OF TWO YOUNG CHILDREN, WHO USES HER PROFESSIONAL SKILLS TO UNRAVEL THE SHOCKING SECRETS BEHIND TWO FIRES THAT COME TO DOMINATE AND HAUNT HER AND THE ANTI-SEMITIC ARSONIST WHO THREATENS HER FAMILY.
EN4 7417 RETURNING LOST LOVES KENAZ, YEHOSHUA B. STERN RETURNING LOST LOVES TELLS OF THE TANGLED LIVES OF THE PEOPLE WHO ALL LIVE IN THE SAME TEL AVIV APARTMENT COMPLEX.
EN4 7418 STALKER KELLERMAN, FAYE MARILYN BECK FIRST-YEAR ROOKIE COP CYNTHIA DECKER IS DETERMINED TO MAKE IT ON HER OWN, WITHOUT HELP FROM HER POLICE DETECTIVE FATHER. HER INSTINCTS TELL HER SOMETHING IS WRONG, AND HER FEAR IS TRUE: SOMEONE IS STALKING HER.
EN4 7419 IRVING HOWE SOCIALIST, CRITIC, JEW ALEXANDER, EDWARD GARY HENNION THROUGH A CLEAR, ELOQUENT, AND FORCEFULLY ARGUED STUDY OF IRVING HOWE'S POLITICS, WRITINGS AND THOUGHT, EDWARD ALEXANDER CONSTRUCTS A SYMPATHETIC YET CRITICAL INTELLECTUAL BIOGRAPHY OF THIS COMPLEX INDIVIDUAL.
EN4 7420 PIANIST EXTRAORDINARY TRUE STORY ON ONE MAN SZPILMAN, WLADYSLAW BIRNBAUM, ELAINE THE PIANIST IS BOTH THE STORY OF ONE MAN'S TENACITY IN THE FACE OF DEATH, AND A TESTAMENT TO THE RESILIENCE OF HUMANITY ITSELF. SZPILMAN TELLS OF HIS TRAUMATIZING LIFE DURING THE WAR AND HIS SAVIOR BY A GERMAN OFFICER.
EN4 7421 CARRY ME ACROSS THE WATER CANIN, ETHAN MOHR, M. TAKE THE ADVICE OF NO ONE, THE YOUNG AUGUST KLEINMAN IS TOLD BY HIS MOTHER AS THE NAZI PARTY RISES TO POWER AROUND THEM IN HAMBURG. WITH THESE WORDS TO GUIDE HIM, YOUNG AUGUST ESCAPES TO AMERICA, WHERE HE GOES ON TO BUILD A FORTUNE, A FAMILY, AND A LIFE ON HIS OWN TERMS.
EN4 7422 TENDER AT THE BONE GROWING UP AT THE TABLE REICHL, RUTH BARBARA ABIS RUTH REICHL'S MEMOIR IS THE STORY OF A LIFE DETERMINED, ENHANCED, AND DEFINED IN EQUAL MEASURE BY A PASSION FOR FOOD, UNFORGETTABLE PEOPLE, AND THE LOVE OF TALES WELL TOLD. IT IS A WITTY AND COMPELLING CHRONICLE OF A CULINARY SENSUALIST'S COMING OF AGE.
EN4 7426 FROM CENTRAL PARK TO SINAI HOW I FOUND MY JEWISH SOUL NEUBERGER, ROY S. S. RIFKIN ROY NEUBERGER TAKES US ON AN ABSORBING JOURNEY FROM AN UNFULFILLED SECULAR LIFE TO A WORLD OF SPIRITUAL RICHNESS, GUIDED BY THE BELIEF THAT THERE IS A VERY REAL ENTITY WHO CREATED THE WORLD AND WHOSE RULES WE ARE OBLIGED TO FOLLOW.
EN4 7427 ISAIAH BERLIN A LIFE IGNATIEFF, MICHAEL S. SCHREIBER AIAH BERLIN WAS WITNESS TO A CENTURY. BORN IN RUSSIA TOWRD THE END OF THE DOMINATION OF THE TSARIST EMPIRE, HE LIVED LONG ENOUGH TO SEE THE SOVIET STATE COLLAPSE. HE WAS THE PRESIDING JUDGE OF INTELLECTUAL LIFE ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ATLANTIC. WHEN BERLIN DIED IN 1997, HE WAS HAILED AS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT LIBERAL PHILOSOPHERS OF HIS TIME. BERLIN'S CIRCLE OF FRIENDS INCLUDED NOT ONLY INTELLECTUALS, BUT ALSO RENOWNED FIGURES OF THE ARTS, POLITICS, AND PHILOSOPHY.
EN4 7428 HOW I CAME INTO MY INHERITANCE GALLAGHER, DOROTHY VICTORIA SKURNICK DOROTHY GALLAGHER BEGAN HER CAREER WRITING FABRICATED STORIES ABOUT CELEBRITIES FOR A PULP MAGAZINE. NOTHING, THOUGH, COULD COMPARE IN COLOR AND DRAMA THE TRUE STORY OF HER OWN FAMILY-RUSSIAN-IMMIGRANT JEWS WHO LIVED IN WASHINGTON HEIGHTS, SWORE ALLEGIANCE TO MARX AND STALIN, AND TRIED TO IGNORE THE REALITIES OF THE NEW WORLD IN WHICH THEIR DAUGHTER HAD TO MAKE THEIR WAY
EN4 7429 CROSS AND A STAR MEMOIRS OF A JEWISH GIRL IN CHILE AGOSIN, MARJORIE MARGARET ROSSI MAJORIE AGOSIN HAS WRITTEN THIS NARRATIVE IN THE VOICE OF HER MOTHER, FRIDA, WHO GREW UP AS THE DAUGHTER OF EUROPEAN JEWISH IMMIGRANTS IN CHILE DURING WORLD WAR II.
EN4 7430 INEXTINGUISHABLE SYMPHONY TRUE STORY OF MUSIC & LOVE IN NAZI GOLDSMITH, MARTIN A. FLAMBERG SET AMID THE GROWING TYRANNY OF GERMANY'S THIRD REICH, THIS IS A MOVING ACCOUNT OF GUNTHER GOLDSCHMIDT AND ROSEMARIE, TWO COURAGEOUS JEWISH MUSICIANS WHO STRUGGLED TO PERFORM UNDER UNIMAGINABLE CIRCUMSTANCES-AND FOUND THEMSELVES FALLING IN LOVE IN A COUNTRY DETERMINED TO DESTROY THEM.
EN4 7431 GREAT JEWISH QUOTES FIVE THOUSAND YEARS OF TRUTH & HUM BEN SHEA, NOAH ELIZABETH LONDON GREAT JEWISH QUOTES OFFERS THE WISDOM OF FOLK SAYINGS, THE TALMUD, AND THE OLD TESTAMENT, ALONG WITH THOUGHTS OF FAMOUS MEN AND WOMEN FROM OUR OWN CENTURY
EN4 7432 SHEMA SPIRITUALITY AND LAW IN JUDAISM LAMM, NORMAN WIN ROBINS RABBI LAMM, ORTHODOX SCHOLAR AND LONG-TIME PRESIDENT OF YESHIVA UNIVESITY, FOCUSES ON THE SHEMA IN HIS EXPLORATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SPIRITUALITY AND LAW IN JUDAISM.
EN4 7434 PROOF POSITIVE SINGERMAN, PHILIP HOWELL MAYER AFTER HIS NEW BRIDE IS MURDERED IN AUSTRIA WHILE THEY ARE ON THEIR HONEYMOON, SUPERSLEUTH AND UNDERCOVER AGENT ROLAND TROY QUITS CHASING CRIMINALS AND RETREATS TO THE BACKWOODS OF VERMONT. BUT WHEN HIS FRIEND AND FORMER PARTNER, MCKENZIE ROCKETT ASKS HIM FOR A FAVOR, TROY FINDS HE CAN'T REFUSE IS FRIEND'S REQUEST IN SOLVING ONE LAST HOMICIDE. TROY IS PARTNERED WITH ANGELA BECKER, AN EXCELLENT UNDERCOVER COP IN HER OWN RIGHT. THE TWO OF THEM QUICKLY DISCOVER THAT THEY ARE ON THE TRAIL OF SOMETHING FAR LARGER THAN WHAT THEY ORIGINALLY ASSUMED.
EN4 7435 QUARREL & QUANDARY OZICK, CYNTHIA T. SHERMAN IN HER COLLECTION OF ESSAYS CYNTHIA OZICK EXAMINES SOME OF THE WORLD'S MOST RENOWNED WRITERS AND THEIR WORK, AS WELL AS FOCUSING ON CONTEMPORARY LITERARY AND MORAL ISSUES AND GIVES AN ACCOUNT OF HER OWN LIFELONG ENGAGEMENT WITH LITERATURE.
EN4 7436 WORLD OF JEWISH ENTERTAINING MENUS & RECIPES FOR THE SABBATH... MARKS, GIL H. SCHNEIDER GIL MARKS, A RABBI, GOURMET CHEF, AND AUTHORITY ON JEWISH FOOD HISTORY AND LORE, PRESENTS A SUMPTUOUS YET PRACTICAL TREASURY TO HELP GUIDE FAMILIES THROUGH ALL THEIR ENTERTAINING.
EN4 7438 ICE FIRE WATER A LEIB GOLDKORN COCKTAIL EPSTEIN, LESLIE ETHEL E. MADURO 97-YEAR-OLD LIEB GOLDKORN MADE HIS DEBUT ALMOST A QUARTER OF A CENTURY AGO IN THE STEINWAY QUARTET. THE CHARACTER WE MEET HERE REMAINS EVERY BIT THE "PERSON OF CULTURE AND SENSITIVITY." BUT HE IS A NEW MAN AS WELL, ONE WHO HAS TURNED THAT CULTURE AND HIS OWN NATURE UPSIDE DOWN. FOR THIS IS THE UNSUBLIMATED LEIB, WHAT MUSIC MEANT TO HIM IN THE PAST, LOVE, LONGING, AND EROTIC FULFILLMENT DO NOW.
EN4 7440 RABBI GORDON, NOAH M. MOHR THIS IS THE TALE OF ONE MAN AND ONE WOMAN WHO MUST LEARN TO COPE WITH THE COMPLICATIONS OF AN UNORTHODOX LIFE IN A WORLD THAT WILL NOT ACCEPT THEM, IN A WORLD WHERE RABBIS AND NON--JEWS DO NOT FALL IN LOVE-LET ALONE MARRY...
EN4 7442 WHEN I LIVED IN MODERN TIMES GRANT, LINDA ZIPPORAH. PORTUGAL TOLD THROUGH THE EYES OF AN UNFORGETTABLE HEROINE, WHEN I LIVED IN MODERN TIMES IS ONE WOMAN'S STORY OF DISCOVERY-OF HERSELF, OF HER HERITAGE AND THE LAND THAT WOULD ONE DAY BECOME ISRAEL.
EN4 7444 SOLACE FOR A SINNER ROE, CAROLINE HARRIET GUSSIN AS A SCORCHING SUMMER HEAT DESCENDS ON GIRONA, SPAIN IN 1354, A HIGHLY RESPECTED MERCHANT IS FOUND DEAD AND ROBBED OF A FORTUNE IN GOLD. ISAAC LEARNS THE MAN WAS GOING TO PURCHAST WHAT HE THOUGH WAS THE FABLED HOLY GRAIL. AGAINGST THE WISHES OF HIS EXCELLENCY, THE BISHOP BERENGUER, ISAAC SEEKS OUT THE MURDERER-AND UNCOVERS MUCH MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE...
EN4 7446 DREAMING THE ACTUAL CONTEMPORARY FICTION AND POETRY BY ISRAELI WOMEN WRITERS EDITED BY MIRIYAM GLAZER MICHELLE. HARBER THIS BOOK INTRODUCES THE NEW FICTION AND POETRY OF ISRAEL'S WOMEN WRITERS TO AN ENGLISH-SPEAKING AUDIENCE. MIRIYAM GLAZER RECONSTRUCTS TEH DIVERSTIIES, TENSIONS, AND COMPLEXITY OF CURRENT ISRAELI LITERATURE.
EN4 7448 HERETIC WEINSTEIN, LEWIS A. KEMPNER THE HERETIC IS A STORY ABOUT A JEWISH FAMILY IN SPAIN, THE CATALANS, WHO WERE FORCED TO CONVERT TO CHRISTIANITY AND ARE TRYING TO BECOME WEALTHY AND INFLUENCIAL AND CLOSE TO THOSE ON THE THRONE. BUT THEY MUST MAKE SURE NOT TO GET CAUGHT PRACTICING JUDAISM.
EN4 7449 SUDDENLY JEWISH JEWS RAISED AS GENTILES DISCOVER THEIR JEWISH ROOTS KESSEL, BARBARA LAURA SPERBER BARBARA KESSEL, IN INTERVIEWS WITH OVER 150 PEOPLE WHO WERE RAISED AS NON-JEWS ONLY TO LEARN LATER THAT THEY ARE OF JEWISH DESCENT, ASKS "WHAT IS IT LIKE TO FIND OUT YOU ARE NOT WHO YOU THOUGHT YOU WERE?" PRESENTED IN THEIR OWN WORDS, THE VARIED RESPONSES OF THESE DISPARATE PEOPLE TO A SIMILAR EXPERIENCE OFFERS INSIGHT INTO THE NATURE OF SELF-KNOWLEDGE.
EN4 7450 AARON COPLAND LIFE AND WORK OF AN UNCOMMON MAN POLLACK, HOWARD MEGAN OWEN   HOWARD POLLACK DID EXTENSIVE RESEARCH ON THIS BIOGRAPHY OF AARON COPLAND THE FAMOUS AMERICAN COMPOSER. HE EXPLORES COPLAND'S CHILDHOOD, STUDIES ABROAD, ROMANTIC ACTIVITIES, WORK IN HOLLYWOOD, HEARING BEFORE A CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEE DURING THE MCCARTHY PERIOD, CONDUCTING CAREER AND STRUGGLE WITH DEBILITATING DEMENTIA.
EN4 7452 GREAT JEWS IN THE PERFORMING ARTS LYMAN, DARRYL JERRY ONEILL MAJOR PROFILES OF ONE HUNDRED JEWISH PERSONALITIES AND BRIEF SKETCHES OF TWO HUNDRED MORE OUTSTANDING FIGURES. INTRODUCED BY A HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF THE ROLE THAT JEWS HAVE PLAYED IN THE PERFORMING ARTS FROM EARLIEST TIMES THROUGH THE PRESENT, IT IS A REFRESHING LOOK AT SOME OF THE MOST POPULAR ENTERTAINERS OF ALL TIMES.
EN4 7453 KOUFAX GRUVER, EDWARD G. LEBOW SPORTSWRITER EDWARD GRUVER ILLUMINATES THE STORY OF THE MAN MANY CONSIDERED THE GREATEST LEFT-HANDED PITCHER OF ALL TIMES, SANDY KOUFAX. BASED ON EXTENSIVE INTERVIEWS WITH FRINEDS, FORMER TEAMMATES AND OPPONENTS, AND SPORTS JOUNALISTS, KOUFAX WILL REAQUAINT GENERATIONS OF FANS WITH A LARGER-THAN-LIFE PLAYER FROM THEIR YOUTH AND INTRODUCE A NEW GENERATION TO THE MAN ONCE SAID TO HAVE "COME DOWN FROM A HIGHER LEAGUE.'
EN4 7454 IBM & THE HOLOCAUST  THE STRATEGIC ALLIANCE  BLACK, EDWIN SHELDON RIFKIN THE STUNNING STORY OF IBM'S ALLIANCE WITH NAZI GERMANY TAKES YOU THROUGH THE CAREFULLY CRAFTED COLLUSION WITH THE THIRD REICH, AS WELL AS THE STRUCTURED DENIABILITY OF ORAL ARGUEMENTS, UNDATED LETTERS, AND THE GENEVA INTERMEDIARIES- ALL UNDERTAKEN AS THE NEWSPAPERS BLAZED WITH ACCOUNTS OF PERSECUTION AND DESTRUCTION.
EN4 7455 CRISIS FOUR MCNAB, ANDY NORMA FIRE   BRITISH INTELLIGENT AGENT HAS JUST BEEN GIVEN AN ULTIMATION: FIND AN AGENT WHO SEEMS TO HAVE DEFECTED OR LOSE THE GUARDIANSHIP OF HIS GODDAUGHTER. WHAT HAPPENS WHEN HE FINDS THE AGENT, IS GIVEN AN ORDER TO KILL HER AND IS THEN HUNTED AND RACED DEEPER INTO A DARK, DEADLY CONSPIRACY THAT WILL CHANGE THE COURSE OF WORLD EVENTS - AND THE LIVES OF MILLIONS.
EN4 7456 ESTHER A JERUSALEM LOVE STORY WAYSMAN, DVORA MARIAN FELDINGER WHEN MAX, A CYNICAL YOUNG JOURNALIST, FIRST MEETS THE PASSIONATE, RESTLESS TWENTY-ONE-YEAR-OLD AUSTRALIAN, ESTHER, IN HIS OFFICE IN LONDON IN 1951, HE IS CERTAIN HE WILL FIND HER INSUFFERABLE; INSTEAD HE IS SMITTEN. SPANNING THE DECADES AND MOVING BETWEEN CONTINENTS, WE WATCH MAX AND "ESSIE" MOVE IN AND OUT OF EACH OTHERS ORBITS.
EN4 7458 ISRAELIS AND THE JEWISH TRADITION ANCIENT PEOPLE DEBATING ITS FUTURE HARTMAN, DAVID SHIRLEY KALB IN HIS NEW BOOK DAVID HARTMAN GRAPPLES WITH THE ISSUES THAT DIVIDE ISRAEL'S SECULAR COMMUNITY FROM ITS RELIGIOUS ZIONISTS. ADDRESSING THE CONCERNS OF BOTH COMMUNITIES, HARTMAN SUGGESTS A MORE INCLUSIVE AND INVITING FRAMEWORK FOR THE MODERN ISRAELI ENGAGEMENT OF THE JEWISH TRADITION.
EN4 7459 SHABBAT SHALOM RECIPES & MENUS FOR THE SABBATH FRIEDLAND, SUSAN R. H. SCHNEIDER SUSAN R. FRIEDLAND SHOWS THAT IT IS POSSIBLE TO BE INVENTIVE YET RESPECT THE TRADITION OF THE SABBATH DINNER WITH THESE RECIPES WHICH INCLUDE THE MEDITERRANEAN, EASTERN EUROPE AND INDIA.
EN4 7461 SHIKSA GODDESS (OR, HOW I SPENT MY FORTIES) ESSAYS WASSERSTEIN, WENDY BARBARA ABIS WENDY WASSERSTEIN WAS AN AWARD-WINNING AMERICAN PLAYWRIGHT WHO RECEIVED THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR DRAMA AND A TONY AWARD FOR BEST PLAY. WHEN WASSERSTEIN TURNED FORTY, SHE MADE A TO DO LIST COMPOSED MOSTLY OF ITEMS LEFT OVER FROM WHEN SHE TURNED THIRTY. IN THIS COLLECTION OF ESSAYS WASSERSTEIN WROTE ABOUT EACH OF HER QUESTS AND MIDLIFE OBSESSIONS AS WELL AS HER SISTER'S BATTLE WITH BREAST CANCER, AND HER OWN PREGNANCY AND THE BIRTH OF HER FIRST CHILD AT FORTY-EIGHT. WASSERSTEIN DIED OF LYMPHOMA 4 YEARS AFTER PUBLISHING THE "SHIKSA GODDESS."
EN4 7463 JEW BOY KAUFMAN, ALAN ELIZABETH TOMCHO ALAN KAUFMAN'S COMING-OF-AGE ACCOUNT IS BY TURNS HILARIOUS AND TERRIFYING. IN HIS AUTHENTICALLY AMERICAN VOICE HE TOUCHES ON THEMES RARELY EXPLORED IN AMERICAN WRITING-THE PAIN, GUILT, AND CONFUSION OF AMERICA-BORN CHILDREN OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS.
EN4 7464 PARTICULARS OF RAPTURE REFLECTIONS ON EXODUS ZORNBERG, AVIVAH GOTTLIEB IRWIN WEISS  IN HER READING OF THE FAMILIAR STORY OF THE ISRAELITES AND THEIR FLIGHT FROM SLAVEY IN EGYPT, AVIVAH ZORNBERG HAS BROUGHT A VAST RANGE OF CLASSICAL JEWISH INTERPRETATIONS AND MIDRASHIC SOURCES, LITERARY ALLUSIONS AND IDEAS FROM PHILOSOPHY AND PSYCHOLOGY. HER QUEST IN THIS BOOK IS "TO FIND THOSE WHO WILL HEAR WITH ME A PARTICULAR IDIOM OF REDEMPTION," WHO WILL HEAR "WITHIN THE PARTICULARS OF RAPTURE...WHAT CANNOT BE EXPRESSED."
EN4 7466 SILENCE OF HEAVEN AGNON'S FEAR OF GOD OZ, AMOS STARK, L. J. NOVELIST AMOS OZ'S SUBJECT, S. Y. AGNON'S ONLY YESTERDAY, EXPLORES AGNON'S WONDERMENT OF GOD, HIS REFLECTIONS ON THE RELIGIOUS WORLD OF SIMPLE FOLK OF EASTERN EURPOEAN JEWRY, AND AGNON'S VISION OF THE DEGENERATION OF THIS WORLD. THROUGH RICH, THICK READINGS OZ EXPLORES MAJOR THEMES OF HEBREW LITERATURE AND THE IDEOLOGIES OF JEWISH IDENTITY THROUGH TEXTS.
EN4 7467 FIERCE ATTACHMENTS A MEMOIR GORNICK, VIVIAN CAREY, SANDRA A DYNAMIC ACCOUNT OF GORNICK'S INTENSE AND VOLATILE RELATIONSHIP WITH HER FORMIDABLE MOTHER. A DESCRIPTION BY THE NEW YORK NATIVE AND FEMINIST OF HOW SHE CAME INTO HER OWN FROM A BRONX TENEMENT INT HE 1940S.
EN4 7468 NEW YORK TIMES PASSOVER COOKBOOK MORE THAN 200 HOLIDAY RECIPES FROM TOP CHEFS AND WRITERS AMSTER, LINDA SANDI SKODNIK AT LAST, FROM THE PAPER OF CULINARY RECORD, COMES A TREASURE TROVE OF MORE THAN 200 RECIPES THAT CELEBRATE THE DELICIOUS FESTIVITY OF THE PASSOVER TABLE. COMPILED FROM TIMES ARTICLES AND AUTHORS SPANNING ALOMOST FIFTY YEARS, THE NEW YORK TIMES PASSOVER COOKBOOK REPRESENTS JEWISH CUISINE FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD.
EN4 7469 KADDISH WIESELTIER, LEON CHARLIE ROEMER WHEN LEON WIESELTIER'S FATHER DIED IN MARCH 1996, HE BEGAN TO OBSERVE THE RITUALS OF THE TRADITIONAL YEAR OF MOURNING, GOING DAILY TO THE SYNAGOGUE TO RECITE THE KADDISH. BETWEEN HIS PRAYERS AND HIS EVERYDAY RESPONSIBILITIES, HE SOUGHT OUT ANCIENT, MEDIEVAL, AND MODERN JEWISH TEXTS IN PURSUIT OF THE KADDISH'S HISTORY AND MEANING. AND EVERY DAY HE STUDIED, TRANSLATED, AND WROTE HIS OWN REFLECTIONS ON THE OBSCURE TEXTS THAT HE FOUND, PUNCTUATING HIS JOURNAL WITH STORIES ABOUT LIFE IN HIS SYNAGOGUE AND ABOUT HIS FAMILY'S PROGRESS THROUGH GRIEF.
EN4 7471 POPES AGAINST THE JEWS THE VATICAN'S ROLE IN THE RISE OF MODERN ANTI-SEMITISM KERTZER, DAVID I. A. ISLER A GROUNDBREAKING HISTORICAL STUDY BASED ON DOCUMENTS PREVIOUSLY LOKCED IN THE VATICAN'S ARCHIVES: THE POPES AGAINST THE JEWS GRAPHICALLY SHOWS HOW THE CATHOLIC CHURCH HELPED MAKE THE HOLOCAUST POSSIBLE. DESPITE ITS FOCUS, THIS IS NOT AN ANTI-CATHOLIC BOOK. IT SEEKS A BALANCED JUDGEMENT AND AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE HISTORICAL FORCES THAT LED THE CHURCH ALONG THE PATH IT TOOK.
EN4 7473 COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING JUDAISM BLECH, RABBI BENJAMIN RABBI MARTIN COOPER THE COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE TO JUDAISM IS AN ACCESSIBLE, COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO JEWISH PRACTICE, LAWS, ETHICS, AND FAMILY. WRITTEN IN SIMPLE, CONVERSATIONAL FORM, THIS BOOK ALSO OFFERS INFORMATION ON UNDERSTANDING TORAH, THE SYNAGOGUE, AND THE DIFFERENT MOVEMENTS IN JUDAISM.
EN4 7474 AIMEE AND JAGUAR A LOVE STORY, BERLIN 1943 FISCHER, ERICA ELIZABETH LONDON ERICA FISCHER, VIENNA'S FOREMOST FEMINIST WRITER, TELLS THIS TRUE STORY OF THE BLAZING, DEVOTED LOVE BETWEEN A GENTILE MOTHER OF FOUR, AND A JEWISH WOMAN LIVING UNDERGROUND. SET IN WW II NAZI GERMANY, THIS TALE IS A TESTAMENT TO THE LOVE AND STRENGHT OF THESE TWO WOMEN.
EN4 7476 ON BURNING GROUND A SON'S MEMOIR SKAKUN, MICHAEL EDITH FRIEDMAN MICHAEL SKAKUN TELLS THE COMPELLING STORY OF HIS FATHER, JOSEPH WHO, AS A YESHIVA STUDENT, FINDS HIS POLISH TOWN INVADED BY NAZIS. MASKING HIS IDENTITY AS A JEW, JOSEPH SKAKUN ASSUMES NUMEROUS IDENTITITES, INCLUDING THAT OF A NAZI RECRUIT.
EN4 7477 ILLUMINATED SOUL STOLLMAN, ARYEH LEV TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN THE ILLUMINATED SOUL FOLLOWS THE LIFE OF EVA LAQUEDEM AND THE AUGSBURG MISCELLANY, A FIFTHEENTH CENTURY HEBREW ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPT SHE SMUGGLES OUT OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA AT THE OUTBREAK OF WW II. STOLLMAN'S NOVEL EMBRACES ISSUES OF MEMEORY AND LONGING THROUGH THE TALES OF EVA'S TRAVELS, THE DANGERS SHE FACES, AND THE BEAUTY SHE ENCOUNTERS.
EN4 7478 FORGOTTEN A PETER DECKER/RINA LAZARUS NOVEL KELLERMAN, FAYE BECK, MARILYN THE DESECRATION OF A SMALL STOREFRONT SYNAGOGUE HAS RINA LAZARUS AND HER DETECTIVE HUSBAND PETER DECKER, SEARCHING FOR CLUES. A SEVENTEEN-YEAR -OLD SUSPECT CUTS A DEAL ONLY TO BE BRUTALLY MURDERED, LEAVING MORE TO BE UNRAVELED IN THIS KELLERMAN MYSTERY.
EN4 7480 CELEBRATING LIFE FINDING HAPPINESS IN UNEXPECTED PLACES SACKS, DR. JONATHAN RABBI MARTIN COOPER THE DEATH OF DR. JONATHAN SACKS' FATHER FORCED A REEXAMINATION OF THE WAYS AND PLACES WHERE WE FIND HAPPINESS. THROUGH HIS UNDERSTANDING OF JUDAISM AND HIS PERSONAL JOURNEY, SACKS SPEAKS ABOUT FINDING JOY IN FAMILY, COMMUNITY, FRIENDSHIP, AND RESPONSIBILITY. HE WRITES ALSO ABOUT RENEWING A RELATIONSHIP TO GOD.
EN4 7481 BRIGADE AN EPIC STORY OF VENGEANCE, SALVATION, AND WWII BLUM, HOWARD SARENE MEYERS AS THE WAR IN EUROPE IS COMING TO AN END, THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT DECIDES TO SEND A GROUP OF JEWISH VOLUNTEERS FROM PALESTINE TO EUROPE TO HELP FIGHT THE GERMANS. THIS BOOK TELLS THE STORY OF THREE OF THESE MEN, WHO DEFEAT THE GERMANS AND TAKE REVNGE FOR THE HARM THE GERMANS INFLICTED ON THE JEWS.
EN4 7482 SAME SEA A NOVEL OZ, AMOS RIFKIN, S. THE STORY ABOUT A FAMILY AND WHAT THEY GO THROUGH WHEN THE MATRIARCH OF THE FAMILY PASSES AWAY. © 2001
EN4 7483 JEWISH HOLIDAY STYLE A BEAUTIFUL GUIDE TO CELEBRATING THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS IN STYLE BROWNSTEIN, RITA MILOS G. ZIMMERMAN THIS BOOK IS A HANDBOOK OF CREATIVE IDEAS AND A PRIMER ON THE SPIRITUAL SIGNIFICANCE OF THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS.
EN4 7484 CONSENT A NOVEL SCHRANK, BEN S. BIDDLE THIS EDGY STORY IS ABOUT A DOCTORAL STUDENT OBSESSED WITH THE TROUBLED WOMAN HE MEETS THROUGH HIS DOCTORAL ADVISER, WHOSE SWAY OVER OUR UNFORTUNATE HERO IS POSITIVELY SPOOKY. © 2002
EN4 7485 JEWS OF THE AMAZON SELF-EXILE IN PARADISE SEGAL, ARIEL SPENSER. RAINE IN THE HEART OF THE PERUVIAN AMAZON LIES THE REMOTE CITY OF IQUITOS AND AN UNUSUAL COMMUNITY OF JEWS. THE DESCENDANTS OF LATE NINETEENTH AND EARLY TWENTIETH CENTURY FORTUNE-SEEKERS, THE JEWS OF THE AMAZON HAVE INHERITED A DISTINCTIVE AND RICH CULTURE, ONE THAT MIXES NATIVE CUSTOMS WITH JUDEO-CHRISTIAN FAITH.
EN4 7486 ESTER'S CHILD A NOVEL SASSON, JEAN NORMA FIRE   THIS NOVEL SET INT HE MIDST OF THE LONG SHADOW OF THE NAZIS BRINGS TO LIFE A STRIKING SET OF CHARACTERS WHO ARE INVOLVED IN THE MOST SIGNIFICANT TURNING POINTS IN WORLD HISTORY.
EN4 7487 BEGINNER'S KOSHER COOKBOOK ...ESPECIALLY FOR PEOPLE ON THEIR OWN FOR THE FIRST TIME FIEDLER, SEYMOUR GAYLE. ZIMMERMAN THIS IS A COOKBOOK FILLED WITH FAST AND EASY KOSHER RECIPES FOR ALL MEALS AND ALL OCCASIONS. IT IS MEANT FOR FIRST-TIMERS AND THOSE ON THEIR OWN, BUT CAN BE ENJOYED BY ANYONE.
EN4 7488 LINE OUT FOR A WALK FAMILIAR ESSAYS EPSTEIN, JOSEPH WIN ROBINS AUTOBIOGRAPICAL ESSAYS RELATING TO MUNDANE, EVERYDAY ACTIVITIES.
EN4 7496 AROUND SARAH'S TABLE GOTTLIEB, YAFFA; ZAKUTINSKY, RIVKA ZAPPORAH PORTUGAL IN BROOKLYN IN 1991 A FEW HASIDIC WOMEN BEGAN MEETING ONCE A WEEK FOR LUNCH AND A PERIOD OF INTENSE TORAH STUDY. GATHERED TOGETHER BY SARAH, THESE WOMEN FROM VARIOUS BACKGROUNDS SHARE THEIR JOYS AND SORROWS AND ALLOW US TO SEE THE REAL WOMAN BEHIND THE STEREOTYPE.
EN4 7505 GOOD HARBOR DIAMANT, ANITA MARJORIE SUNSHINE TWO WOMEN ARE BROUGHT TOGETHER IN GLOUCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS THROUGH THEIR TURMOIL. ONE IS A FIFTY-NINE-YEAR-OLD WOMEN, A CONVERT, RECENTLY DIAGNOSED WITH BREAST CANCER AND THE OTHER IS WOMEN WHO FEELS FRICTION WITH HER TWELVE-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER AND A LACK OF CONNECTION TO HER HUSBAND.
EN4 7507 MARA A NOVEL REICH, TOVA JEREMY HANDLEMAN THE ENTERTAINING AND REVEALING STORY OF A MARRIAGE BETWEEN AN ORTHODOX RABBI'S DAUGHTER AND AN ISRAELI HIPPIE.
EN4 7509 BIG NAP WALDMAN, AYELET B. ABIS JULIET HASN'T SLEPT FOR MORE THAN FIFTEEN MINUTES SINCE HER FOUR-MONTH-OLD SON WAS BORN AND HER HUSBAND BEING A WORKAHOLIC DOESN'T HELP. JULIET FINALLY FINDS RELIEF WITH HER SON'S NEW BABYSITTER, A YOUNG HASIDIC WOMAN. BUT FRAYDLE, THE BABYSITTER, HAS GONE MISSING! WHAT IS FRAYDLE FLEEING FROM AND WHY WON'T HER PARENTS GET THE POLICE INVOLVED? © 2001
EN4 7510 CATSKILL HAYES, JOHN R. (null) ON A PLEASANT SUMMER EVENING IN CHICKEN CORNERS, A VILLAGE IN THE CATSKILL MOUNTAINS, THREE MEN WITH RIFLES BEGIN SHOOTING CAREFULLY INTO AN OLD FARMHOUSE PACKED WITH IMMIGRANT JEWISH FAMILIES. THEY DO NOT AIM TO KILL, BUT BEFORE THE NIGHT IS OVER, A LOCAL WIDOW, WHOSE PRESENCE IN THE FARMHOUSE CANNOT BE EXPLAINED, LIES DEAD.
EN4 7511 SCIENCE OF GOD THE CONVERGENCE OF SCIENTIFIC AND BIBLICAL WISDOM SCHROEDER, GERALD G. HENNION PHYSICIST AND BIBLICAL SCHOLAR GERALD SCHROEDER DEMONSTRATES THE OFTEN SURPRISING PARALLELS BETWEEN A VARIETY OF BIBLICAL TEACHINGS AND THE FINDING OF BIOCHEMISTS, PALEONTOLOGISTS, ASTROPHYSISTS AND QUANTUM PHYSICISTS. HE ARGUES THAT THE LATEST SCIENCE AND A CLOSE READIN OF THE BIBLE ARE NOT JUST COMPATIBLE BUT INTERDEPENDENT.
EN4 7512 ALL MY MOTHERS AND FATHERS A MEMOIR BLUMENTHAL, MICHAEL MICHELLE. HARBER SHORTLY AFTER THE DEATH OF HIS MOTHER FROM BREAST CANCER, POET AND NOVELIST, BLUMENTHAL, BEGINS TO DISCOVER STARTLING FACTS ABOUT HIS FAMILY. THIS MEMOIR SPEAKS FO A DESIRE FOR BELONGING.
EN4 7513 TEN JOURNEYS OF LIFE: WRITING THE PATH OF ABRAHAM GOLD, MICHAEL ZIMMERMAN, A. RABBI GOLD USES THE BIBLICAL STORY OF ABRAHAM TO DESCRIBE THE TEN JOURNEYS THAT SPIRITUAL SEEKERS MUST GO THROUGH TO REACH MATURITY.
EN4 7515 MURDER ON GOOD FRIDAY CONWAY, SARA MARILYN BECK A SHOCKING MURDER COMPLICATED BY RELIGIOUS INTOLERANCE FUELS ONE MAN'S SEARCH FOR TRUTH AS WELL AS HIS OWN SOUL.
EN4 7516 WISDOM OF THE JEWISH SAGES A MODERN READING OF PIRKE AVOT SHAPIRO, RABBI RAMI M. NANCI  BRONSTEEN WISDOM OF THE JEWISH SAGES IS A MODERN INTERPRETATION OF THE SAYINGS OF THE FATHERS, A COMPILATION OF ETHICAL TEACHINGS TAUGHT DURING THE THIRD CENTURY OF THE COMMON ERA.
EN4 7518 QUEENMAKER A NOVEL OF KING DAVID'S QUEEN EDGHILL, INDIA JANET KALISH QUEENMAKER IS A NOVEL ABOUT KING DAVID, AS SEEN THOUGH THE EYES OF HIS WIFE, MICHAL.
EN4 7519 HALF-JEWISH BOOK A CELEBRATION KLEIN, DANIEL & VUIJST, FREK RAMU & ZIMMERMAN THIS BOOK INCLUDES AN EYE-OPENING ESSAY ON HALF-JEWISH IDENTITY AND LOOKS INTO THE OFTEN MISUNDERSTOOD HISTORY OF HALF-JEWS IN THE HOLOCAUST. IT IS A BLEND OF A CULTURAL MIX THAT IS FAR GREATER THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTS.
EN4 7520 PARADISE PARK A NOVEL GOODMAN, ALLEGRA BECK, MARILYN ABANDONED BY HER FOLK-DANCING PARTNER, GARY, IN A HONOLULU HOTEL ROOM, SHARON SPEIGELMAN REALIZES THAT SHE COULD RETURN TO HER ESTRANGED FAMILY IN BOSTON OR BEGIN HER OWN SPIRITUAL QUEST. SHE EVENTUALLY STARTS ON THE PATH HOME TO JUDAISM BUT COMES ACROSS A FEW BUMPS IN THE ROAD.
EN4 7523 STRIFE OF THE SPIRIT STEINSALTZ, ADIN BARBARA STRUMAN AN ECLECTIC COLLECTION OF SAMPLES OF THE THINKING OF ADIN STEINSALTZ, WRITTEN OR SPOKEN IN VARIED CIRCUMSTANCES DURIGN A LONG PERIOD OF TIME. WHILE THE COMMON THREAD IS THE AUTHOR HIMSELF, THE PIECES ALL SHARE THE CONCERN FOR THE SPIRITUALITY OF HUMAN EXISTANCE.
EN4 7524 CONVERSION APPELFELD, AHARON B. SMITH IN AN AUSTRIAN CITY, A FEW YEARS BEFORE THE HOLOCAUST, ALMOST ALL OF THE JEWS HAVE CONVERTED TO CHRISTIANITY. TODAY THE CHURCH BELLS ARE PEALING FOR KARL, AN AMBITIOUS YOUNG CIVIL SERVANT WHOSE CONVERSION WILL CLEAR HIS PATH TO A COVETED HIGH GOVERNMENT POST. BUT SOON A POLITICAL CRISIS REUNITES KARL WITH HIS PAST, FORCING HIM TO DECIDE - AND STAND UP FOR - WHAT HE TRULY BELIEVES.
EN4 7527 AUSTERLITZ SEBALD, W. G. D. FRANK OVER THIRTY YEARS, IN THE COURSE OF CONVERSATIONS THAT TAKE PLACE ACROSS EUROPE, A MAN NAMED JACQUES AUSTERLITZ TELLS A NAMELESS COMPANION OF HIS ONGOING STRUGGLE WITH THE RIDDLE OF HIS IDENTITY.
EN4 7529 EPITAPH SIEGEL, JAMES MARILYN BECK RETIRED PRIVATE EYE WILLIAM RISKIN, WELL PAST HIS SEVENTIEH BIRTHDAY SPENDS HIS DAYS WORKING AT THE LOCAL OFF-TRACK BETTING PARLOR IN QUEENS. ONE DAY HE SPOTS THE OBITUARY OF HIS ONETIME PARTNER JEAN GOLDBLUM. HE GOES TO PAY HIS RESPECTS AND ENDS UP PAYING MORE THAN HE COULD EVER HAVE EXPECTED.
EN4 7531 DAUGHTERS OF ABSENCE TRANSFORMING A LEGACY OF LOSS WEISEL, MINDY, EDITOR BARBARA FERBER DAUGHTERS OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS WROTE THESE TWELVE ESSAYS. THE WOMEN, OF VARYING PROFESSIONS, HAVE FOUND A STRONG VOICE THROUGH THEIR WORK, AND THEIR WORK HAS BEEN BOTH A LIFE FORCE AND A LIFESAVER.
EN4 7532 LONG TIME NO SEE ISAACS, SUSAN ABIS, BARBARA COURTNEY LOGAN, FORMER INVESTMENT ANALYST, DEVOTED MOTHER AND LONG ISLAND WIFE, LEAVES HER HOME ON HALLOWEEN NIGHT FOR A QUICK TRIP TO THE GROCERY STORE. FIVE MONTHS LATER, HER BADLY DECOMPOSED BODY IS FOUND FLOATING IN THE BACKYARD POOL, CONCEALED BY THE POOL COVER.
EN4 7533 MODERN JEWISH CANON A JOURNEY THROUGH LITERATURE AND CULTURE WISSE, RUTH STEVEN SCHRIBER RUTH WISSE, A PROFESSOR OF YIDDISH AND COMPARATIVE LITERATURE AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY, EVALUATES THE GREAT BOOKS OF JEWISH LITERATURE AS WELL AS LINKING THE WORKS TOGETHER TO PRESENT A NEW KIND OF JEWISH HISTORY.
EN4 7534 SAGES AND DREAMERS PORTRAITS AND LEGENDS FROM THE JEWISH TRADITIONS WEISEL, ELIE FAITH GARFIELD DEPICTIONS OF 25 MEN AND WOMEN OF THE BIBLE, THE TALMUD, AND THE HASIDIC TRADITION.
EN4 7535 LOVE AND TERROR IN THE GOD ENCOUNTER THE THEOLOGICAL LEGACY OF RABBI JOSEPH B. SOLOVEITCHIK, VOLUME 1 HARTMAN, DAVID COOPER, M. THE INTELLECTUAL LEGACY OF ONE OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY'S GREATEST RELIGIOUS THINKERS-EXPLAINED BY A LEADING THEOLOGIAN OF OUR DAY.
EN4 7536 JEW VS. JEW THE STRUGGLE FOR THE SOUL OF AMERICAN JEWRY FREEDMAN, SAMUEL G.     RITA LEVINE  AT A TIME WHEN AMERICAN JEWS SHOULD FEEL SECURE AND MORE COHESIVE THAN EVER, CIVIL WAR IS TEARING APART THEIR COMMUNITY. JEW VS. JEW TELLS THE STORY OF HOW AMERICAN JEWRY HAS INCREASINGLY--AND PERHAPS TERMINALLY--BROKEN APART IN THE LAST FORTY YEARS. FREEDMAN, PROFESSOR AT COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY'S GRADUATE SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM HAS DONE EXTENSIVE RESEARCH AND CONDUCTED MANY INTERVIEWS AS HE CHRONICLES AN EMBITTERED AND POLARIZED COMMUNITY.
EN4 7537 GOLEMS OF GOTHAM ROSENBAUM, THANE DINA STERNBERG A NOVEL ABOUT A CHILD'S LONGING TO SAVE HER FATHER AND A MYSTERY WRITER'S QUEST TO FIGURE OUT THE RIDDLE OF HIS OWN LIFE. A STORY OF IMAGINATION THAT EXPLORES SOME OF THE UNANSWERED QUESTIONS OF OUR TIME.
EN4 7538 HESTER AMONG THE RUINS KIRSHENBAUM, BINNIE MILLER, ANDRA HESTER ROSENFELD A HISTORIAN WHO IS VERY AMERICAN AND MARGINALLY JEWISH GOES TO MUNICH TO RESEARCH THE LIFE OF PROFESSOR HEINRICH FALK. ROSENFELD BELIEVED THAT THE PROFESSOR'S LIFE COULD MAKE A VERY IMPORTANT HISTORICAL DOCUMENTARY. THE MORE ROSENFELD SPEAKS WITH THE PROFESSOR THE MORE SHE UNCOVERS HIS FAMILY'S POSSIBLE CONNECTION TO NAZISM. ROSENFELD STARTS RE-EXAMINING HER OWN FEELINGS ABOUT HER PARENTS WHO ARE GERMAN IMMIGRANTS. PROFESSOR FALK WHO WAS MARRIED FOUR TIMES AND TWICE TO HIS CURRENT WIFE FALLS MADLY IN LOVE WITH ROSENFELD AND THEIR LOVE GROWS.
EN4 7539 BLOOD DIAMONDS LAND, JON LEVITON, BELLE IN THIS THRILLER, PALESTINIAN-AMERICAN DETECTIVE BEN KAMAL AND HIS PARTNER/LOVER, ISRAELI DETECTIVE DANIELLE BARNEA, FIND THEMSELVES IN SIERRA LEONE BATTLING A REBEL LEADER WITH GLOBAL DESIGNS.
EN4 7540 JUDAISM FOR DUMMIES FALCON, RABBI TED AND BLATNER, DAVID HOWELL MAYER IF YOU'RE INTERESETED IN RECONNECTING WITH YOUR JEWISH HERITAGE, OR JUST CURIOUS ABOUT THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE, THEN THIS GUIDE IS FOR YOU. WITH HUMOR AND WARMTH, YOU'LL DISCOVER JEWISH TRADITIONS AND BELIEFS, UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANCE OF JEWISH HISTORY AND LEARN ABOUT ALL THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS.
EN4 7541 MUSIC OF LIFE MAKINE, ANDREI (null) ALEXEI BERG, A JEW, IS A CLASSICAL PIANIST ALLOWED TO CONTINUE PLAYING DURING STALIN'S REIGN OF TERROR IN THE 1930'S. BERG SEES HIS PARENTS ARRESTED, AND IN ORDER TO PREVENT HIS OWN ARREST, FLEES. ASSUMING THE IDENTITY OF A DEAD SOLDIER, HE ENLISTS IN THE SOVIET ARMY. TWO DECADES LATER, HE TELLS HIS STORY TO THE NOVEL'S NARRATOR.
EN4 7543 DYING ANIMAL ROTH, PHILIP RICHARD BERGMAN THIS IS A BOOK ABOUT AN ELDERLY MAN NAMED DAVID KEPESH. HE LEAVES HIS WIFE FOR A YOUNG GRADUATE STUDENT NAMED CONSUELA. THIS ACT ULTIMATELY LEADS DAVID TO DEPRESSION, AND THOUGHTS THAT HE IS A "DYING ANIMAL."
EN4 7544 DON'T CRY FOR ME HOT PASTRAMI A RUBY THE RABBI'S WIFE MYSTERY KAHN, SHARON MARTHA MOHN ESSI SUE ARRANGES A FUNDRAISER THAT TAKES THE CONGREGANTS OF TEMPLE RITA FROM ETERNAL, TEXAS ON A CARIBBEAN CRUISE SHIP COMMANDED BY A JEWISH SEA CAPTAIN. THE TRIP ENDS UP BEING THE CRUISE FROM HELL. © 2001
EN4 7547 SPEED OF LIGHT ROSNER, ELIZABETH ELIZABETH LONDON AS CHILDREN, JULIAN AND PAULA PEREL LIVED WITH THEIR FATHER WHO KEPT A PAINFUL SECRET. AS THEY GROW UP PAULA UNCOVERS PIECES OF HER FATHER'S EARLY LIFE IN BUDAPEST AND THE HORRIFYING TRUTH OF HIS PAST.
EN4 7548 CHAINS AROUND THE GRASS RAGEN, NAOMI MICHELLE HARBOR RUTH, THE MOTHER OF THREE SMALL CHILDREN IS LEFT TO RAISE THEM ON HER OWN WHEN HER HUSBAND VANISHES FROM THEIR LIFE. HER SIX-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER SARA WILL NOT ACCEPT THE FACT THAT HER FATHER IS NOT COMING HOME. © 2002
EN4 7552 BEYOND HITLER'S GRASP THE HEROIC RESCUE OF BULGARIA'S JEWS BAR ZOHAR, MICHAEL MICHELLE HARBOR MICHAEL BAR ZOHAR NARRATES THE STORY OF THE ONLY AXIS NATION, BULGARIA, THAT STOOD UP TO NAZI RULE AND DID NOT DEPORT EVEN ONE BULGARIAN JEW. HE BRINGS TO LIGHT A MOTLEY CREW OF PUBLIC AND PRIVATE INDIVIDUALS-RANGING FROM COMMON OFFICE WORKERS TO CHARISMATIC CHURCH LEADERS TO THE KING HIMSELF WHO INDEPENDENTLY RISKED THEIR LIVES FOR THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS. THEIR DRAMATIC STORIES OF ESPIONAGE, POLITICAL STRATEGY, AND HIGH MORAL FIBER CHRONICLES ONE OF THE FEW BRIGHT MOMENTS OF SELFLESS POLITICS DURING THE MISERIES OF WAR, AND THE ATROCITIES OF THE HOLOCAUST.© 1998
EN4 7553 COMFORT ME WITH APPLES MORE ADVENTURES AT THE TABLE REICHL, RUTH AUDREY HAMBERG IN THIS DELIGHTFUL SEQUEL TO HER BESTSELLER TENDER AT THE BONE, FOOD WRITER RUTH REICHL RETURNS WITH MORE TALES FULL OF LOVE, LIFE, HUMOR, AND MARVELOUS MEALS.© 2001
EN4 7554 BREAKING RANKS TURBULENT TRAVELS IN THE PROMISED LAND BLACK, BEN GUY LEBOW    WHEN BEN BLACK MIGRATES FROM SCOTLAND TO ISRAEL, HIS LIFE TAKES A MORE EXOTIC TURN. HAVING LIVED ON AND OFF IN ISRAEL SINCE HE WAS A SMALL CHILD, BLACK THOUGHT HE WAS PREPARED FOR AND ALL EXPERIENCES THAT COULD OCCUR. BUT HIS LIFE CHANGES IRREVERSIBLY ONE DAY WHEN HE RECEIVES HIS MILITARY CALL-UP PAPERS AND BEN WHO HAD MOVED TO ISRAEL IN THE MID 1990'S AS THE PROMISE OF PEACE SEEMED SO CLOSE IS FORCED TO CHOOSE BETWEEN CONSCIENCE AND HIS COUNTRY.© 2001
EN4 7555 UNKNOWN DESTINATION RASKER, MAYA JANET KALISH A NOVEL ABOUT A MAN WHOSE WIFE HAS DISAPPEARED AND HIS COMMITMENT TO STAY FAITHFUL TO HER UNTIL THEY FIND OUT WHAT HAS HAPPENED. IT TELLS THE STORY OF HOW A BATTERED SOUL CAN LIVE WITH A TRAGIC PAST AND MAKE PEACE WITH THE TRUTH. A ROMANTIC, UNSETTLING NOVEL TOLD LIKE A REAL GREAT GHOST STORY. © 2002
EN4 7556 JEWISH HEROES AND HEROINES THIER UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENTS LYMAN, DARRYL ISA GOLDBERG DARRYL LYMAN OFFERS A DETAILED ACCOUNT OF THE REMARKABLE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF JEWS IN A WIDE RANGE OF FIELDS OF ENDEAVOR- FROM GOVERNMENT, LAW, BUSINESS, AND MEDICINE TO LITERATURE, MUSIC, THEATER, AND SPORTS.© 1996
EN4 7558 NINE COMMANDMENTS UNCOVERING THE HIDDEN PATTERN OF CRIME & PUNISHMENT FREEDMAN, DAVID NOEL MARGARET ROSSI DAVID NOEL FREEDMAN DELVES INTO THE OLD TESTAMENT AND REVEALS A PATTERN OF DEFIANCE OF THE COVENANT OF GOD THAT INEXORABLY LED TO THE DOWNFALL OF THE NATION OF ISRAEL, THE DESTRUCTION OF THE TEMPLE, AND THE BANISHMENT OF SURVIVORS FROM THE PROMISED LAND. FREEDMAN CHARTS THE VIOLATION OF THE FIRST NINE COMMANDMETNS ONE BY ONE AND SHOWS THAT BECAUSE COVETOUSNESS LIES BEHIND ALL THE CRIMES COMMITTED, EACH ACT IMPLICTLY BREAKS THE TENTH COMMANDMENT AS WELL.© 2000
EN4 7559 HER ZIGMAN, LAURA BARBARA FERBER JEALOUSY AND PRE-WEDDING JITTERS FILL THIS "WILD TALE OF A WOMAN'S TRANSFORMATION". THIS FUNNY NOVEL SHUTTLES BETWEEN THE WORLD OF MANHATTAN'S WOMEN'S MAGAZINES AND GRADUATE SCHOOL IN WASHINGTON, D.C. WHERE THE HEROINE FINDS HERSELF OBSESSED WITH HER FINACE'S EX.© 2002
EN4 7561 REBEKAH WOMEN OF GENESIS CARD, ORSON SCOTT ALEXANDRA PIVODA A NOVEL BASED ON THE BIBLICAL REBEKAH.© 2001
EN4 7566 HOUSE OF WOMEN FREED, LYNN COLLIN BIDDLE A NOVEL ABOUT 17 YEAR-OLD THEA WHO IS SHELTERED FROM THE WORLD BY HER MOTHER GROWING UP ON AN ESTATE AT THE SOUTHERN TIP OF SOUTH AFRICA. NALIA IS A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WHO ESCAPES TO ANOTHER CONTINENT WHERE SHE HAS A RELATIONSHIP WITH A WOMANIZER THAT TURNS FROM LOVE TO HATE. THEA IS THE PRODUCT OF THE RELATIONSHIP. ONE DAY THEA'S FATHER TRICKS HER INTO MARRYING A MYSTERIOUS MAN WHO TAKES ADVANTAGE OF HER SHELTERED LIFE.© 2002
EN4 7569 JEWISH CULTURAL TAPESTRY INTERNATIONAL JEWISH FOLK TRADITIONS LOWENSTEIN, STEVEN M. JON ROUMIE BY EXPLORING THE GEOGRAPHICAL VARIATIONS IN JEWISH CULTURAL EXPRESSION, THIS COMPREHENSIVE BOOK HIGHLIGHTS THE UNITY WITHIN THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE. THE JEWISH CULTURAL TAPESTRY TRACES THE MIGRATION AND INTERACTION OF JEWS WITH OTHER CULTURES, WHICH HAVE SHAPED THE DIVERSE FORMS OF JEWISH MUSIC, COSTUME, RELIGIOUS RITES, AND NAMES FOUND AROUND THE WORLD.© 2000
EN4 7570 SOROS: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A MESSIANIC  BILLIONAIRE KAUFMAN, MICHAEL T. RICHARD RUBIN THE BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE SOROS WHO COMES FORM JEWISH HUNGARIAN ROOTS. HE WAS BORN "SCHWARTZ" BUT HIS FATHER CHANGED HIS NAME TO CREATE A SECRET IDENTITY AND ESCAPE HUNGARY DURING THE WAR. SOROS WHO ESCAPES TO ENGLAND AND THEN TO AMERICA PUTS HIS MIND INTO MAKING A HUGE FORTUNE. SORO'S LIFE IS FULL OF DRAMA DETERMINATION, PERSONAL GROWTH, IDEALISM, BIG MONEY FAILURES AND SOARING SUCCESSES.© 2002
EN4 7575 STRANGE FIRE BUKIET, MELVIN JULES AUDREY HAMBERG BLIND, FATHERLESS, HOMOSEXUAL, RUSSIAN EMIGRE NATHAN KAZAKOV HAS ENOUGH PROBLEMS BEFORE HIS EAR IS OBLITERATED BY A BULLET PRESUMABLY MEANT FOR HIS EMPLOYER, THE HAWKISH PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL. NATHAN BEGINS AN INVESTIGATION THAT LEADS HIM INTO A WEB OF CONSPIRACIES INVOLVING A DIVERSE GROUP OF CHARACTERS.© 2001
EN4 7577 TABLE TALK SHABBOS AND YOM TOV DIVREI TORAH PELCOVITZ, RAPHAEL, RABBI MICHAL NUSSBAUM RABBI PELCOVITZ OFFERS A LIFETIME OF LEARNING AND IDEAS ON THE WEEKLY TORAH READINGS. HE SHARES WITH US HIS ABILITY TO RELATE THE THOUGHTS OF THE SAGES AND COMMENTATORS TO OUR EVERYDAY CONCERNS.© 1999
EN4 7578 TEST OF COURAGE THE MICHAEL THOMAS STORY ROBBINS, CHRISTOPHER BEN OLIVER THE INCREDIBLE STROY OF A JEWISH MAN WHO BOLDLY ESCAPED VIENNA AFTER THE ANSCHLUSS, ARRIVED STATELESS IN PARIS ONE WEEK BEFORE KRISTALLNACHT AND BEGAN TO FIGHT WHAT WAS TO BECOME A FANTASTIC AND ULTIMATELY HEROIC PERSONAL WAR AGAINST THE FORCES OF BARBARISM THAT ENGULFED HIS WORLD.© 2000
EN4 7579 ENGLISH ASSASSIN SILVA, DANIEL FRANCINE PRINCE DANIEL SILVA, AUTHOR OF SEVERAL PREVIOUS THRILLERS INCLUDING THE BESTSELLER 'THE UNLIKELY SPY,'DELIVERS A CLASSIC NEW NOVEL OF MULTIPLE SECRETS AND MYRIAD BETRAYALS. THE OPENING SENTENCE OF THE BRIEF PROLOGUE-"MARGUERITE ROLFE WAS DIGGING IN THE GARDEN BECAUSE OF THE SECRETS SHE'D FOUND HIDDEN IN HER HUSBAND'S STUDY"--IS A LURE THAT CAN HARDLY BE BETTERED, AND WHAT FOLLOWS LIVES UP TO ITS TEASING PROMISE...WITH A BANG.© 2002
EN4 7580 MAMMA USED TO SAY PEARLS OF WISDOM FROM THE WORLD OF YIDDISH ROSMARIN, RACHEL JEROME TURK THESE SAYINGS WERE PASSED DOWN FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION IN EVERY JEWISH HOME, CAPTURING THE FABRIC AND CHARACTER OF THE WORLD OF YIDDISH. EACH SAYING IS PRINTED IN YIDDISH TYPE, TRANSLITERATED INTO ENGLISH TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH AND THE MEANING IS EXPLAINED. SIDEBARS TO THE TEXT OFFER WORDS OF OUR SAGES AND QUOTES FORM BIBLICAL AND TALMUDIC SOURCES.© 2000
EN4 7581 IN MY BROTHER'S IMAGE TWIN BROTHERS SEPARATED BY FAITH AFTER THE HOLOCAUST POGANY, EUGENE L. MICHELE HARBOR THIS IS THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF IDENTICAL TWIN BROTHERS, MIKLOS AND GYORGY POGANY, WHO WERE BORN IN HUNGARY OF JEWISH PARENTS BUT RAISED AS DEVOUT CATHOLIC CONVERTS UNTIL THE SECOND WORLD WAR UNRAVELED THEIR FAMILY.© 2000
EN4 7582 CRIMINAL KABBALAH AN INTRIGUING ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH MYSTERY & DETECTIVE FICTION RAPHAEL, LAWRENCE W. GUY LEBOW    ALL NEW STORIES FROM TWELVE OF TODAY'S MASTERS OF MYSTERY AND DETECTIVE FICTION-SURE TO DELIGHT MYSTERY BUFFS OF ALL FAITHS AND TRADITIONS.© 2001
EN4 7587 PRAGUE COUNTERPOINT THEONE, BODIE EMORY THOMPSON THIS BOOK OF THE SERIES IS AN ACCOUNT OF HARSH REALITIES OF WHAT WENT ON DURING WORLD WAR II. THE BOOK CENTERS AROUND ELISA LINDER, A HALF JEWISH VIOLINIST LIVING IN VIENNA AND JOHN MURPHY AN AMERICAN REPORTER.© 1991
EN4 7588 BLESSING OF A SKINNED KNEE USING JEWISH TEACHINGS TO RAISE SELF-RELIANT CHILDREN MOGEL, WENDY MELVIN J. DAVIS WITH AUTHORITY, WARMTH , AND HUMOR, CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST AND EDUCATOR WENDY MOGEL DISTILLS ANCIENT TEACHINGS AND CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGICAL INSIGHTS INTO A NEW ROAD MAP FOR EFFECTIVE, ENLIGHTENED PARENTING IN AN INCREASINGLY SPEEDY, MATERIAL, AND COMPETITIVE AGE.© 2001
EN4 7590 ON BORROWED WORDS A MEMOIR OF LANGUAGE STAVANS, ILAN CHARLES ROEMER THIS BOOK IS A MEMOIR OF ILAN STAVANS'S IDENTITY FORMATION THROUGH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE. AN EXCERPT: "AS HAVING BEEN BORN INTO YIDDISH AND SPANISH AND THEN HAVING BEEN LURED AWAY BY ENGLISH. I FOUND MY TRUE SELF THE MOMENT I SPOKE SHAKESPEARE'S TONGUE."© 2001
EN4 7591 MARTYR'S CROSSING WILENTZ, AMY MARCIA KAHN ISRAELI LIEUTENANT ARI DORON FINDS HIMSELF IN THE MIDDLE OF DEADLY RIOTS IN ISRAEL. HE IS DRAWN TO AN AMERICAN-BORN PALESTINIAN WOMAN, MARINA. IN ANOTHER PLACE, AT ANOTHER TIME, THEY MIGHT HAVE BEEN LOVERS, BUT HERE THEIR STORY MOVES TOWARD A TRAGIC CONCLUSION WITH THE KIND OF INEVITABILITY THAT WAR IMPOSES.© 2001
EN4 7593 OF LODZ AND LOVE ROSENFARB, CHAVA (null) CHAVA ROSENFARB REVISITS HER THEMES OF THE SHTETL AND PRE-HOLOCAUST POLAND, OF ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL OPPRESSION, AND OF THE UPHEAVALS THAT WOULD HERALD A NEW JEWISH NATIONAL AND POLITICAL AWAKENING.© 2000
EN4 7597 GOOD LISTENER HELEN BAMBER, A LIFE AGAINST CRUELTY BELTON, NEIL RENEE WENGER THE GOOD LISTENER TELLS THE STORY OF HELEN BAMBER, A GOOD BUT COMPLEX WOMAN NOW IN HER SEVENTIES, WHO HAS SPENT HER LIFE BATTLING TO BRING THE DARK SIDE OF HISTORY INTO THE LIGHT.© 1999
EN4 7598 ISRAEL AND EUROPE AN APPRAISAL IN HISTORY SACHAR, HOWARD M. MARK YOHALEM HOWARD SACHAR DESCRIBES THE SYNERGY IN ISRAEL AND EUROPE THROUGH THE CHALLENGES AND VICISSITUDES OF THE LAST HALF-CENTURY.© 1999
EN4 7600 COMMANDER OF THE EXODUS KANIUK, YORAM JUDY TESSER  ISRAELI WRITER YORAM KANIUK TURNS HIS HAND TO A BIOGRAPHY IN THIS ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE OF YOSSI HAREL WHO DEFIED THE BLOCKADE OF THE BRITISH MANDATE TO DELIVER MORE THAN 24,000 DISPLACED HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS TO PALESTINE WHEN THE REST OF THE WORLD CLOSED ITS DOORS.© 1999
EN4 7601 STUFFED ADVENTURES OF A RESTAURANT FAMILY VOLK, PATRICIA BETTY SMITH  THE HUMOROUS STORY OF A RESTAURANT FAMILY THROUGH THE YEARS. GUARANTEED TO KEEP YOU STUFFED WITH LAUGHTER.© 2001
EN4 7603 MY SUBURBAN SHTETL A NOVEL ABOUT LIFE IN A TWENTIETH CENTURY JEWISH-AMERICAN VILLAGE RAND, ROBERT ROSSI, MARGARET THE STORY OF AN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY TRYING TO DEAL WITH THE SAME CULTURAL ISSUES AND MORAL CHOICES FACED BY PREVIOUS AND SUBSEQUENT NEWCOMERS. PERCEIVED AS DIFFERENT, SKOKIE'S JEWS AND THEIR OFFSPRING STRUGGLE TO UNDERSTAND-AND FIT INTO- THE POLITICAL, RACIAL, AND CULTURAL STEW THAT IS THE UNITED STATES.© 2001
EN4 7604 MASTER OF DREAMS A MEMOIR OF ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER TELUSHKIN, DVORAH ELLEN WERTHEIM THROUGH A SERIES OF POIGNANT VIGNETTES, DVORAH TELUSHKIN DESCRIBES HOW SHE BECAME SINGER'S ASSISTANT, THEN HIS EDITOR, AND AFTER FIVE YEARS, HIS TRANSLATOR. FINALLY SHE BECAME THE ONE PERSON TO WHOM SINGER TAUGHT HIS CRAFT. SHE ALSO REVEALS THE PRIVATE SINGER.© 1997
EN4 7605 ZEN JUDAISM FOR YOU, A LITTLE ENLIGHTENMENT BADER, DAVID M. LONDON, ELIZABETH A HUMOROUS BOOK FULL OF WAYS TO ACHIEVE COMPLETE SERENITY.© 2002
EN4 7606 LOSERS AND KEEPERS IN ARGENTINA A WORK OF FICTION- JEWISH LATIN AMERICA BARRAGAN, NINA HAMBERG, AUDREY THE BOOK SPANS THE LAST HUNDRED YEARS AND EXAMINES THE EXPERIENCE OF JEWISH IMMIGRANTS IN BOTH NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICA. BARRAGAN OFFERS A MOVING AND MULTIDIMENSIONAL PORTRAIT OF 20TH CENTURY ARGENTINA AND ITS CONTEMPORARY DESCENDENTS.© 2001
EN4 7608 JEWISH STARS IN TEXAS RABBIS AND THEIR WORK WEINER, HOLLACE AVA SHIRLEY SOMMER PROFILES OF UNFORGETTABLE TEXAN RABBIS.© 1999
EN4 7610 DAYS OF AWE OBEJAS, ACHY BENNETT POLOGE ALEJANDRA MUST STRUGGLE TO CONFRONT WHAT IT IS TO BE CUBAN AND AMERICAN, CATHOLIC AND JEWISH.© 2001
EN4 7612 AFTER THE HOLOCAUST REBUILDING JEWISH LIVES IN POSTWAR GERMANY BRENNER, MICHAEL TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN THIS BOOK IS THE FIRST COMPREHENSIVE ACCOUNT OF THE LIVES OF JEWS WHO REMAINED IN GERMANY IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE WAR. GATHERING NEVER-BEFORE PUBLISHED EYEWITNESS FROM HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS.© 1997
EN4 7613 GREAT JEWISH MEN SLATER, ELINOR; SLATER, ROBERT DONNA BATKIN ELINOR SLATER AND ROBERT SLATER PAY TRIBUTE TO JEWISH MEN WHO HAVE ACHIEVED PROMINENCE WORLDWIDE BY VIRTUE OF THE EXCELLENCE OF THE WORKS THEY HAVE PRODUCED, THE DISCOVERIES THEY HAVE MADE, AND THE COUNTLESS WAYS IN WHICH THEY HAVE CONTRIBUTED TOWARD IMPROVING THE LOT OF HUMANITY.
EN4 7614 ESTHER'S LEGACY CELEBRATING PURIM AROUND THE WORLD VINICLE, BARBARA SHIRLEY KALB AND RHODA KHAN A COMPILATION OF WOMEN'S STORIES FROM MORE THAN 100 COUNTRIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD ILLUSTRATING HOW PURIM WAS CELEBRATED IN THEIR COUNTRIES. © 2002
EN4 7616 BOOK OF JEWISH SACRED PRACTICES CLAL'S GUIDE TO EVERYDAY & HOLIDAY RITUALS AND BLESSINGS KULA, IRWIN, RABBI; OCHS, VANESSA RON AVERY IN THIS EASY TO USE GUIDE, CLAL- THE NATIONAL JEWISH CENTER FOR LEARNING AND LEADERSHIP PRESENTS A FORMAT FOR CONNECTING SPIRITUALITY WITH DAILY LIFE. INCLUDED ARE MEDITATIONS, BLESSINGS, PROFOUND JEWISH TEACHINGS, AND RITUALS FOR MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED EVERYDAY EVENTS AND HOLIDAYS THAT CAN BE USED AS PRESENTED OR ADAPTED TO FIT A PERSONAL SITUATION EVEN MORE CLOSELY.© 2001
EN4 7618 LOVE IN BLOOM'S AND BLOOMING ALL OVER ARNOLD, JUDITH GAYLE ZIMMERMAN & RICHARD RUBIN BAGELS, LOX AND LOVE. THE PERFECT COMBO. WELCOME TO THE DELI, BLOOM'S, WHERE LOVE, FAMILY RIVALRIES, TREACHERY, AND GOOD FOOD ABOUND!© 2002. HE ROMANTIC MISADVENTURES OF THE BLOOMS, UPPER WEST SIDE DELI OWNERS, CONTINUE IN THIS SEQUEL TO LOVE IN BLOOM'S. WHILE SUSIE REACHES A CROSSROAD WITH HER HANDSOME BUT NON-JEWISH BAGEL-MAKING BOYFRIEND, HER SISTER JULIA TRIES TO PLAN HER OWN WEDDING, IN SPITE OF HER MOTHER, WHO WANTS IT AT THE PLAZA HOTEL, AND GRANDMA IDA, WHO WANTS IT AT HER APARTMENT OVER THE STORE.  © 2004 
EN4 7619 CITY OF LIGHT D'ANCONA, JACOB MIRIAM ALMONDS This is a vivid and racy account of life and behavior, public and private, high and very low, in a teeming mercantile Chinese city in the thirteenth century.© 2000
EN4 7620 FUNNY ACCENT SHULGASSER-PARKER, BARBARA LILA STERN   FUNNY, SOPHISTICATED AND FIERCELY INTELLIGENT, THIRTY-TWO-YEAR-OLD ANNA HAS ONE WEAKNESS: MEN OLD ENOUGH TO BE HER FATHER. AUTHOR BARBARA SHULGASSER-PARKER, DEMONSTRATES HER GIFT FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL INSIGHT IN THIS SOCIAL AND MORAL COMEDY.© 2001
EN4 7621 PLEDGE SLATER, LEONARD BEN OLIVER A STORY OF THE SECRET UNDERGROUND THAT AFTER WWII HELPED ARM THE NEW STATE OF ISRAEL FOR ITS WAR OF INDEPENDENCE.© 2000
EN4 7622 WHITE NIGHTS THE STORY OF A PRISONER IN RUSSIA BEGIN, MENACHEM BARBARA FERBER THIS IS AN ACCOUNT OF THE LATE ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER'S IMPRISONMENT IN A NUMBER OF SOVIET PRISONS, HIS EVENTUAL RELEASE AND ARRIVAL TO BECOME THE LEADER OF HIS COUNTRY.© 1977
EN4 7623 SEASON OF THE BODY MILLER, BRENDA BEVERLY STERN AUTOBIOGRAPHIC ESSAYS DETAILING THE AUTHOR'S LIFE AND, AS SHE IS UNABLE TO BEAR CHILDREN, THEY DESCRIBE HER LIFE IN RELATION TO THE EXTENDED HUMAN FAMILY.© 2002
EN4 7624 CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE JEWISH SOUL (STORIES TO OPEN THE HEART AND REKINDLE THE SPIRIT) KANFIELD, J; HANSEN, M V; ELKINS, D JOAN ATLAS JEWISH SPIRITUAL STORIES.© 2001
EN4 7626 ONE CANDLE (A CHILDREN'S BOOK) BUNTING, EVE NANCI BRONSTEEN AT THE TRADITIONAL HANUKKAH CELEBRATION, GRANDMA & GREAT AUNT ROSE PASS ON TO EACH GENERATION THEIR PERSEVERANCE AND THE STRENGTH IT TOOK TO CONTINUE TO CELEBRATE HANUKKAH DURING THE DARKEST HOURS OF THE HOLOCAUST.© 2002
EN4 7627 FAMILY ORCHARD EVE, NOMI DONNA SOMMER A MULTIGENERATIONAL SAGA THAT TAKES PLACE IN JERUSALEM FROM THE EARLY 19TH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT AND ENDS UP IN AMERICA.© 2000
EN4 7628 SAVING MONTICELLO LEVY FAMILY'S EPIC QUEST TO RESCUE THE JEFFERSON'S HOUSE LEEPSON, MARC GUY LEBOW    THIS IS THE STORY OF THE LEVY FAMILY, THEIR COMMITMENT TO THE PRESERVATION OF MONTICELLO AND HOW THEY ULTIMATELY SAVED JEFFERSON'S ESTATE.© 2001
EN4 7629 GOOD IN BED WEINER, JENNIFER BARBARA ABBIS A HUMOROUS BOOK ABOUT A WOMAN WHO CONQUERS HER OBSESSIONS WITH FOOD AND FAMILY, AND DEALS WITH ISSUES OF SUCCESS AND RELATIONSHIPS.© 2001
EN4 7631 ON HER WAY HOME ROCHLIN, HARRIET GLORIA WEINER THE THIRD NOVEL IN ROCHLIN'S DESERT DWELLERS TRILOGY, CONCERNS ARIZONA FRONTIER LIFE IN THE 1880S FROM A JEWISH PERSPECTIVE. THIS IS ACTION-FILLED AND REPLETE WITH THE FRONTIER SPIRIT.© 2001
EN4 7633 ELVIS IN JERUSALEM POST-ZIONISM AND THE AMERICANIZATION OF ISRAEL SEGEV, TOM HEATHER GANAW SEGEV LOOKS AT THE LAST TEN YEARS OF DEVELOPMENT AND AMERICANIZATION IN ISRAEL THROUGH POP CULTURE, AND CHANGES IN IDEOLOGY AND NATIONAL IDENTITY.© 2001
EN4 7634 SHIRA AGNON, S.Y. MARION HARRIS THIS POSTHUMOUSLY PUBLISHED NOVEL IS SET IN JERUSALEM IN THE 1930S. IT IS AGNON'S FINAL NOVEL AND INVOLVES AN ADULTEROUS AFFAIR BETWEEN DR. MANFRED HERBST, A MIDDLE-AGED PROFESSOR AND A NURSE HE MET IN THE HOSPITAL WHILE HIS WIFE WAS GIVING BIRTH TO THEIR THIRD CHILD. THE NURSE'S NAME IS SHIRA MEANING "POETRY."© 1986
EN4 7636 SILVER CANDLESTICKS SHAPIRO, SHIRLEY ANDRA MILLER THE STORY OF FIVE GENERATIONS OF A JEWISH FAMILY, STARTING WITH THEIR EMIGRATION FROM RUSSIA TO AMERICA TO THE PRESENT DAY, AND THE FAMILY'S SILVER CANDLESTICKS THAT WERE LOST FOR SEVERAL GENERATIONS.© 2001
EN4 7637 JEWISH PORTRAITS, INDIAN FRAMES (WOMENS NARRATIVES FROM A DIASPORA OF HOPE) SILLIMAN, JAEL LONDON, ELIZABETH THE SAGA OF FOUR GENERATIONS OF JEWISH INDIAN WOMEN WHO LIVED MOST OF THEIR LIVES IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY, BAGHDADI, IN CALCUTTA.© 2001
EN4 7639 AN UNCERTAIN HOUR (THE KLAUS BARBIE TRIAL & THE CITY OF LYON 1940-1945) MORGAN, TED MICHELLE HARBOR TED MORGAN COVERED THE WAR CRIMINAL TRIAL OF KLAUS BARBIE IN LYON, FRANCE. USING COPIES OF SECRET DOCUMENTS PREPARED FOR THIS TRIAL, THE AUTHOR USES THIS INFORMATION TO RELATE UNTOLD STORIES ABOUT LYON'S OCCUPATION.© 1990
EN4 7640 BLACK SWAN CHARYN, JEROME BARBARA FERBER A CONTINUATION OF HIS MEMOIR, "THE DARK LADY FROM BELORUSSE," THE AUTHOR RELATES HIS CHILDHOOD ADVENTURES IN THE POST-WAR BRONX.© 2000
EN4 7641 IN THE EYE OF THE HURRICANE HALLIE, PHILIP JEREMY HANDELMAN THE EXPLORATION OF THE HUMAN CHOICE TO DO GOOD OR EVIL. THE AUTHOR EXAMINES SEVERAL "HEROS" AND THEIR BEHAVIOR.© 1997
EN4 7643 SECRET: UNLOCKING THE SOURCE OF JOY & FULFILLMENT (THE POWERFUL TEACHING OF THE WORLD'S OLDEST SPIRITUAL WISDOM) BERG, MICHAEL MICHELLE HARBOR THE RESULTS OF THE AUTHOR STUDYING THE GREAT KABBALIST, RAV ASHLAG'S, LIFE AND WORK. HE DISCUSSES THE ESSENCE OF KABBALAH, THE WORLD'S OLDEST SPIRITUAL WISDOM.© 2002
EN4 7644 TEACHA STORIES FROM THE YESHIVA ALBERELLI, GERRY GERRY ALBERELLI A NON-JEWISH TEACHER TELLS OF HIS CHAOTIC YEAR TEACHING ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE TO AN ALL BOYS YESHIVA RUN BY THE ULTRA-CONSERVATIVE HASSIDIC SECT IN BROOKLYN© 
EN4 7645 DARK RIDDLE HEGEL, NIETZSCHE, AND THE JEWS YOVEL, YIRMIYAHU COLLIN BIDDEL ANTI-JEWISH PREJUDICE IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE IS ANALYZED IN THE WORK OF PHILOSOPHERS, HEGEL AND NIETZSCHE AND EXPLORING THE WAYS IN WHICH JEWS WERE THEORIZED DURING THAT PERIOD.© 1998
EN4 7647 MORE STORIES FROM MY FATHER'S COURT SINGER, ISAAC BASHEVIS SANDI SKODNIK THE TWENTY-SEVEN NEW STORIES GATHERED HERE WERE PUBLISHED IN THE FORWARD DURING THE SAME PERIOD AS THOSE IN THE FIRST VOLUME; NONE OF THEM PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH. FROM THE EARTHY TO THE ETHEREAL, THESE STORIES PROVIDE AN INTIMATE AND POWERFUL EVOCATION OF A BYGONE WORLD.© 2000
EN4 7648 JUDGES WIESEL, ELIE BARBARA FERBER SET IN A CONNECTICUT PARLOR, FIVE STRANGERS STRANDED TOGETHER AFTER THEIR PLANE MAKES AN EMERGENCY LANDING, FIND THEMSELVES MANIPULATED BY A SADISTIC HOST WHO CALLS HIMSELF THE JUDGE AND DECLARES THAT ONE OF THEM WILL DIE BEFORE MORNING. © 1999
EN4 7649 HAREM MOSSANEN, DORA LEVY CHERNANSKY, DIANE THE STORY OF THREE GENERATIONS OF WOMEN FROM THE PERSIAN JEWISH QUARTER IN IRAN AND THE LIVES EACH ONE LEADS.© 2002
EN4 7650 COLLECTED STORIES OF JOSEPH ROTH ROTH, JOSEPH FRANK SAUNDERS HOFFMAN, MICHAEL, TRANSLATOR
ROTH'S SEVENTEEN SATIRIC SHORT STORIES AND NOVELLAS ARE OFFERED HERE IN ENGLISH FOR THE FIRST TIME. THIS COLLECTION OF WORKS LOOKS AT LIFE IN POST WWI EUROPE, ADDRESSING TRAGEDY, NATIONALISM, AND HISTORY THROUGH HIS CHARACTERS WHILE USING A BACKDROP OF BOTH RURAL AND URBAN THEMES.© 2002
EN4 7654 SPINOZA A LIFE NADLER, STEVEN MIRIAM ALIMONOS DUE TO SPINOZA'S EXILE FROM JUDAISM, THIS BOOK TELL OF THE POLITICAL, SOCIAL, INTELLECTUAL, AND RELIGIOUS WORLD OF THE YOUNG DUTCH REPUBLIC, IN ADDITION TO BEING AN ARCHIVE RESEARCH BASED ACCOUNT OF SPINOZA'S LIFE.© 1999
EN4 7655 SIMPLE HABANA MELODY FROM WHEN THE WORLD WAS GOOD HIJUELOS, OSCAR TANYA ALBERT SHERMAN ISRAEL LEVIS, A CUBAN COMPOSER, RETURNS TO HIS CHILDHOOD HOME IN HABANA AFTER ANY YEARS IN EUROPE WHERE HE WAS MISTAKEN FOR A JEW BY THE NAZIS BECAUSE OF HIS SEPHARDIC LAST NAME. BACK IN HABANA, LEVIS IS FILLED WITH MEMORIES OF THE VANISHED WORLD OF HIS CHILDHOOD AND YOUTH.© 
EN4 7657 ONE PALESTINE, COMPLETE JEWS AND ARABS UNDER THE BRITISH MANDATE SEGEV, TOM GITLIN, PHYLLIS, HAL KOSUT, NANCY BRONSTEIN ETC THIS BOOK EXPLORES THE TIME PRECEDING THE CREATION OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL WHEN THE JEWS AND ARABS OF PALESTINE WERE UNDER BRITISH CONTROL AND BOTH THOUGHT THEY WOULD INHERIT THE LAND. SEGEV TRACKS THE JEWISH AND ARAB MOVEMENTS AND THEIR MOVEMENT TO CONFRONTATION AND MAINTAINS THAT THE BRITISH FAVORED THE ZIONISTS.© 2000
EN4 7660 GUIDE TO JEWISH PRAYER  STEINSALTZ, RABBI ADIN IRWIN WEISS  ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS AND RESPECTED RABBIS HAS GIVEN US THE ONE GUIDE WE NEED TO PRACTICE JEWISH PRAYER AND UNDERSTAND THE PRAYER BOOK.
EN4 7661 ONLY YESTERDAY AGNON, S.Y. TAMIR S.Y. AGNON'S NOVEL ABOUT ISAAC KUMER WHO COMES TO PALESTINE WITH THE SECOND ALIYAH WITH HOPES OF TAKING ADVANTAGE OF AGRICULTURAL, FINANCIAL, SOCIAL, AND EROTIC OPPORTUNITIES FORBIDDEN TO HIM IN POLAND. HE DOES NOT GET WHAT HE WANTS AS AGNON EXPLORES WHAT IT IS THAT CONTROLS HUMAN EXISTENCE.© 2000
EN4 7662 BLOOD OF VICTORY FURST, ALAN CHERNANSKY, DIANE IN THIS SUSPENSEFUL NOVEL, RUSSIAN WRITER I.A. SEREBIN COMES TO ISTANBUL FLEEING FROM NAZI-OCCUPIED FRANCE AND IS RECRUITED BY A HUNGARIAN SPY TO CUT OFF GERMANY'S OIL SUPPLY.© 2002
EN4 7663 UNCLE TUNGSTEN MEMORIES OF A CHEMICAL BOYHOOD SACKS, OLIVER COHEN, ABBA AND OLIVER SACKS  IN HIS MEMOIR, OLIVER SACKS CHRONICLES HIS LOVE AFFAIR WITH SCIENCE AND THE INFLUENCES THAT LED HIM TO HIS FASCINATION WITH METALS, BIOLOGY, AND CHEMISTRY. AMONG THOSE INFLUENCES IS HIS UNCLE "TUNGSTEN" WHO "MANUFACTURED LIGHT BULBS WITH FILAMENTS OF FINE TUNGSTEN WIRE." SACKS INTRODUCES THE READER TO HIS FAMILY, DESCRIBES HIS PAINFUL YEARS IN BOARDING SCHOOL WHERE HE WAS SENT TO ESCAPE THE WAR'S BOMBINGS, AND BRINGS THE READER ALONG FOR THE RIDE OF HIS JOURNEY TO BECOMING A NEUROLOGIST WHO NEVER LOSES HIS LOVE OF SCIENCE.© 2001
EN4 7664 NOT QUITE KOSHER AN ABE LIEBERMAN MYSTERY KAMINSKY, STUART M. LORNA KOCHE IN THIS BOOK, THE SEVENTH IN THE SERIES, THE DETECTIVE ABE LIEBERMAN AND HIS PARTNER, BILL HANRAHAN, WORK ON THE CASE OF TWO HOMICIDES THAT OCCUR AT THE END OF A THEFT AT A JEWELRY STORE. THEY ARE ALSO INVOLVED IN FIGURING OUT ANOTHER MURDER THAT ENDS UP HAVING CONNECTIONS TO THE HOMICIDES AT THE JEWELRY STORE. ADDITIONALLY, LIEBERMAN MUST FIND A WAY TO PAY FOR HIS GRANDSON'S BAR MITZVAH WHILE HANRAHAN DEALS WITH THE FACT THAT AN ASIAN CRIME KINGPIN IS INTERESTED IN HIS FIANCÉE.© 2002
EN4 7666 NUREMBERG THE RECKONING BUCKLEY, WILLIAM F., JR. BECK, MARILYN IN 1939 SEBASTIAN AND HIS PARENTS PLAN TO ESCAPE FROM GERMANY TO ARIZONA, BUT SEBASTIAN'S FATHER IS FORCED BY THE GESTAPO TO STAY BEHIND. SEBASTIAN GROWS UP AND ENTERS THE US ARMY FIGHTING AGAINST GERMANY WHILE HIS FATHER IS PRESSURED INTO DESIGNING CONCENTRATION CAMPS. SEBASTIAN IS THEN ASSIGNED AS A TRANSLATOR-INTERROGATOR AT NUREMBERG AND SEBASTIAN IS THRUST INTO THE CENTER OF A LEGAL MAELSTROM AND FINDS HIMSELF AT A CROSSROADS OF EPIC AND PERSONAL HISTORY.© 2002
EN4 7669 IN THE IMAGE HORN, DARA MATT SANDLER FOLLOWING THE LOSS OF A HIGH SCHOOL FRIEND, LEORA CUTS OFF ALL EMOTIONAL TIES TO THE WORLD. IT IS THE GRANDFATHER OF HER DECEASED FRIEND WHO RECONNECTS LEORA TO LOVE AND FAITH THROUGH THE SLIDE IMAGES HE HAS TAKEN ON HIS EXPLORATION OF JUDAISM. © 2002
EN4 7671 COLLECTED STORIES BELLOW, SAUL (null) SELECTED BY BELLOW HIMSELF FOR THIS BOOK, THESE FICTIONAL SHORT STORIES REVOLVE AROUND CHARACTERS (MOSTLY MEN) THAT ARE DEALING WITH FAMILY ISSUES, DESIRES, MEMORIES, AND FAILINGS. BELLOW EXPLORES HUMAN NATURE WHILE HIS CHARACTERS ARRIVE AT OFTEN HUMOROUS IF NOT COMIC SITUATIONS.© 2001
EN4 7672 CONTEMPORARY JEWISH WRITING IN AUSTRIA AN ANTHOLOGY LORENZ, DAGMAR C.G. DEBORAH OLSTEIN ANTHOLOGY OF AUSTRIAN-JEWISH FICTIONAL WORKS FROM WRITERS RANGING FROM THOSE WHO WERE BORN AT THE BEGINNING OF THE 20TH CENTURY TO AFTER THE HOLOCAUST.© 1999
EN4 7675 EARTH HAS NO SORROW A LILY CONNOR MYSTERY BLAKE, MICHELLE MARILYN BECK LILY CONNOR IS AN EPISCOPALIAN PRIEST IN BOSTON AND SERVES ON THE HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE COMMITTEE. UPON ARRIVING EARLY TO THE HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE CEREMONY, ANNA BANIEKA, A CATHOLIC SURVIVOR OF AUSCHWITZ, AND SHE DISCOVER THEIR CHURCH HAS BEEN THE VICTIM OF A VICIOUS HATE CRIME. AFTER THE CEREMONY, ANNA DISAPPEARS AND LILY AND HER BOYFRIEND, POLICE PHOTOGRAPHER TOM CASEY, END UP ON A DANGEROUS AND REVEALING JOURNEY AS THEY TRY TO FIND ANNA.© 2001
EN4 7678 BIBLICAL LITERACY THE MOST IMPORTANT PEOPLE, EVENTS, AND IDEAS OF THE HEBREW BIBLE TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH, RABBI CANTOR LYNN KARPO ARRANGED BY PEOPLE AND EVENTS, LAWS AND IDEAS, THIS BIBLICAL REFERENCE EDUCATES THE READER ABOUT ALL THE BOOKS OF THE HEBREW BIBLE AND THE RICH STORIES FOUND WITHIN THAT SERVE AS THE BASIS FOR MORALITY.© 1997
EN4 7679 JUDAISM AND DISABILITY PORTRAYALS IN ANCIENT TEXTS FROM THE TANACH THROUGH THE BAVLI ABRAMS, JUDITH Z., RABBI WEISS, IRWIN, MINA BERKOWITZ, ABBA COHEN, JEROME IN THIS HIGHLY RESEARCHED WORK, ABRAMS BRINGS SOURCES FROM VARIOUS ANCIENT JEWISH TEXTS TO SHOW THE PROGRESSION OF ATTITUDES TOWARD PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.© 1998
EN4 7680 FALSE PAPERS ESSAYS ON EXILE AND MEMORY ACIMAN, ANDRE GOULSTON, WENDY BORN INTO A FAMILY OF JEWISH, ITALIAN, AND TURKISH ORIGIN, ACIMAN WRITES ABOUT EXILE, DISLOCATION, MEMORY, AND NOSTALGIA FOLLOWING HIS FORCED DEPARTURE FROM ALEXANDRIA, SHORT STAY IN EUROPE, AND MOVE TO NEW YORK CITY.© 2001
EN4 7684 WRITTEN AND ORAL TORAH A COMPREHENSIVE INTRODUCTION CORDOZO, NATHAN T., RABBI LEA GREENBERG A CONCISE, UNDERSTANDABLE INTRODUCTION TO THE WRITTEN AND ORAL TORAH. RABBI CORDOZO BEGINS WITH A GENERAL OVERVIEW OF THE MEANING OF THE TORAH, CONCEPTS WHICH INCLUDE THE MITZVOTH, THE NOACHIDE LAWS, THE TEN COMMANDMENTS, AND THE 613 COMMANDMENTS. HE EXAMINES THE NATURE AND THE BOOKS OF THE ORAL LAW AS WELL AS THE AUTHORITY OF THE SAGES WHO FORMULATED IT. THE BOOK ALSO INCLUDES A LOOK AT BIBLICAL CRITICISM AND PROVIDES INDICES TO THE WRITTEN TORAH, THE MISHNA, AND THE MISHNA TORAH.© 1989, 1997
EN4 7693 FASHIONABLY LATE GOLDSMITH, OLIVIA ELIZABETH LONDON SELF-ABSORBED, OVERWORKED, AND FABULOUSLY SUCCESSFUL, KAREN KAHN SEEMS TO HAVE EVERYTHING IN THE WORLD EXCEPT A CHILD. TOLD THAT SHE IS INCAPABLE OF CONCEIVING, KAHN LOOKS INTO ADOPTION, BUT SOON FINDS THAT HER COMPANY, HER HUSBAND, AND THE ONLY FAMILY SHE HAS KNOWN ARE ABOUT TO FALL APART. © 1996
EN4 7694 ESSENTIAL JUDAISM A COMPLETE GUIDE TO BELIEFS, CUSTOMS, AND RITUALS ROBINSON, GEORGE BARBARA STURMAN A CONCISE BUT COMPREHENSIVE EASY-TO-UNDERSTAND HANDBOOK TO JEWISH PRAYER, WORSHIP, FESTIVALS, CUSTOMS, HISTORY, LANGUAGE, PHILOSOPHY, AND IDEOLOGY. IT INCLUDES AN OVERVIEW OF HEBREW SCRIPTURE AND AN EXCELLENT KOSHER PRIMER. A HELPFUL GLOSSARY OF JEWISH TERMS CAN ALSO BE FOUND IN THE BOOK.© 2000
EN4 7699 LETTERS TO AUNTIE FORI THE 5,000 YEAR HISTORY OF THE JEWISH PEOPLE AND THEIR FAITH GILBERT, MARTIN ISRAEL, MERAV SIR MARTIN GILBERT TELLS THE SAGA OF FIVE THOUSAND YEARS OF JEWISH LIFE IN A SERIES OF PERSONAL LETTERS TO A FRIEND, "AUNTIE FORI." © 2002
EN4 7700 DREAM OF SCIPIO IAIN PEARS BERGMAN, RICHARD THREE MEN IN THREE DIFFERENT CENTURIES OF CRISES DEAL WITH THE TURMOIL AROUND THEM BY IMMERSING THEMSELVES IN IDEAS. ALTHOUGH THEY ARE SEPARATED BY THE DIFFERENT TIMES IN WHICH THEY LIVE, THEY ARE CONNECTED BY A WORK OF NEO-PLATONISM CALLED "THE DREAM OF SCIPIO" THAT POSES PHILOSOPHICAL QUESTIONS ABOUT MAN AND HIS ROLE IN SOCIETY.©2002
EN4 7703 PITY OF IT ALL A HISTORY OF JEWS IN GERMANY 1743-1933 ELON, AMOS ROBINS, WIN HISTORY OF GERMAN JEWS FROM 1743-1933 THAT SHOWS HOW PERSECUTED LOWLY JEWS ROSE TO BE VERY SUCCESSFUL CONTRIBUTORS TO THE SOCIETY AROUND THEM. THE AUTHOR FOCUSES ON WELL KNOWN INDIVIDUALS SUCH AS HEINE, ARENDT, AND MENDELSOHN, AND SOME LESSER KNOWN GERMAN JEWS AS WELL. ELON POINTS TO THEIR HIGH RATE OF ASSIMILATION AND INTERMARRIAGE ALONG WITH THEIR DESIRE TO BE BOTH JEWISH AND NATIONAL AT THE SAME TIME AND WHAT LEAD UP TO THE FAILURE OF THAT DREAM.©2002
EN4 7704 ACCEPTING THE YOKE OF HEAVEN COMMENTARY ON THE WEEKLY TORAH PORTION LEIBOWITZ, YESHAYAHU IRWIN WEISS  COLLECTION OF THOUGHTS ON THE WEEKLY TORAH PORTION BY THE ACCLAIMED AND SOMEWHAT CONTROVERSIAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, YESHAYAHU LEIBOWITZ. THROUGH HIS SHORT SEGMENTS ARRANGED ACCORDING TO EACH TORAH PORTION, PROFESSOR LEIBOWITZ CHALLENGES OUR CONCEPTIONS OF THE PURPOSE OF PRAYER AND THE PRESENCE OF HOLINESS IN THE WORLD THROUGH HIS COMMENTS ON TOPICS OF INTEREST WITHIN THE TORAH PORTION.©2002
EN4 7705 TROPHY WIDOW A RACHEL GOLD MYSTERY KAHN, MICHAEL A. YOCHEVED KLEINBART ACHEL GOLD, THE REFORM JEWISH LAWYER WITH THE ORTHODOX JEWISH BOYFRIEND, HAS ACQUIRED ANGELA GREEN, A CELEBRITY FOR SERVING TIME FOR THE MURDER OF HER HUSBAND, AS HER LATEST CLIENT. DURING THE CASE, HOWEVER, RACHEL DISCOVERS THAT HER CLIENT WAS FRAMED, AND THAT MONEY, NOT PASSION, WAS THE MOTIVE AND THAT THE TRUE MURDERER IS PROBABLY STILL AT LARGE. © 2002
EN4 7706 STONE KISS A PETER DECKER/RINA LAZARUS NOVEL KELLERMAN, FAYE MICHAEL BERNSTEIN PETER DECKER'S HALF-BROTHER JONATHAN, A NEW YORK RABBI, ASKS THE POLICE LIEUTENANT FOR HELP WHEN HIS WIFE'S BROTHER EPHRAIM LEIBER IS SLAIN EXECUTION-STYLE IN A SEEDY NEW YORK HOTEL ROOM, AND THE VICTIM'S TEENAGE NIECE SHAYNDIE WHO MAY HAVE WITNESSED HER UNCLE'S MURDER, DISAPPEARS.©2002
EN4 7707 MOMENT SHE WAS GONE HUNTER, EVAN MARGARET A. ROSSI WHEN ANNIE DISAPPEARS, HER MOTHER CALLS HER TWIN, ANDY, TO FIND HER. BUT THIS IS ONE OF MANY TIMES THAT ANNIE HAS DISAPPEARED AND NOT THE FIRST TIME HER MOTHER HAS TRIED TO DENY THAT ANNIE IS SUFFERING FROM SCHIZOPHRENIA. AS ANDY REVEALS HIS MEMORIES OF HIS SISTER'S BEHAVIOR THROUGHOUT THE YEARS HE TRIES TO LOCATE HER AND TRIES ONCE AGAIN TO GET HER THE HELP SHE NEEDS. © 2002
EN4 7711 SEVEN LIGHTS ON THE MAJOR JEWISH FESTIVALS STEINSALTZ, ADIN; EISENBERG, JOSY FRANCINE PRINCE A BOOK LENGTH DIALOGUE BETWEEN RABBI ADIN STEINSALTZ AND RABBI JOSY EISENBERG ON THE SUBJECT OF THE JEWISH HOLY DAYS IN LIGHT OF THE TEACHING OF THE GREAT HASIDIC MASTER RABBI SCHNEER ZALMAN OF LYADY. © 2000
EN4 7714 WAR STORY A NOVEL EDELMAN, GWEN  GARY KAHN A HISTORICAL FICTIONAL NOVEL ABOUT JOSEPH KRUGER, AN AGING PLAYWRIGHT AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, THROUGH WHOM WE EXPERIENCE ASPECTS OF THE JEWISH EXPERIENCE DURING WORLD WAR II. WE ALSO LEARN ABOUT HIM THROUGH HIS FORMER LOVER, KITTY AMSTERDAM, 30 YEARS YOUNGER THAN KRUGER, WHO TRAVELS TO AMSTERDAM FOR HIS FUNERAL AND RECONSIDERS THE TIME SHE SPENT WITH HIM AND THE STORIES HE HAS TOLD HER.© 2001
EN4 7716 ONE PEOPLE TWO WORLDS A REFORM RABBI AND AN ORTHODOX RABBI EXPLORE THE ISSUES THAT DIV HIRSCH, AMMIEL; REIMAN, YOSEF ASHER SUSS A RESULT OF A RESPECTFUL 18 MONTH EMAIL CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN REFORM RABBI AMMIEL HIRSCH AND ORTHODOX RABBI YOSEF REINMAN ON THE FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF JEWISH FAITH AND PRACTICE. THE TWO RABBIS DISCUSS, QUITE HEATEDLY AT TIMES, THE POINTS ON WHICH REFORM AND ORTHODOX JEWS DIFFER, AMONG THEM THE EXISTENCE OF A SUPREME BEING, HOMOSEXUALITY, THE ORIGINS
AND AUTHENTICITY OF THE BIBLE AND THE ORAL LAW, THE ROLE OF WOMEN, ASSIMILATION, THE VALUE OF SECULAR CULTURE, AND ISRAEL.© 2002
EN4 7717 HERE I AM CONTEMPORARY JEWISH STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD BERKMAN, MARSHA LEE; MARCU, ELAINE GOLDFARB, IRVING A COLLECTION OF CONTEMPORARY JEWISH SHORT STORIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD, SPANNING SIX CONTINENTS AND 24 COUNTRIES. CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE CYNTHIA OZICK, ELIE WIESEL, PRIMO LEVI, NADINE GORDIMER, AND ALLEGRA GOODMAN, AS WELL AS MANY AUTHORS NEVER BEFORE PUBLISHED IN ENGLISH.© 1998
EN4 7718 LOST IN AMERICA A JOURNEY WITH MY FATHER NULAND, SHERWIN B. VICTORIA SKURNICK A MEMOIR OF THE AUTHOR'S LIFE PLAGUED BY DEPRESSION AND HIS RELATIONSHIP WITH
HIS FATHER, MEYER NUDELMAN, A RUSSIAN IMMIGRANT WHO CAME TO AMERICA TO FIND A BETTER LIFE. HOWEVER, RATHER THAN FIND A BETTER LIFE, MEYER'S LIFE WAS WROUGHT WITH SUFFERING THAT INCLUDED THE PREMATURE DEATHS OF HIS FIRST SON AND WIFE; HIS OLDEST SURVIVING SON DISABLED BY RHEUMATIC FEVER IN HIS TEENS; AND HIS OWN ILLNESS OF WHICH HE WAS NEVER INFORMED.© 2003
EN4 7719 GOLDEN LAND THE STORY OF JEWISH IMMIGRATION TO AMERICA TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH, RABBI CORY FALK IN THIS BOOK, TELUSHKIN OFFERS A HISTORY OF JEWISH IMMIGRATION TO AMERICA FROM THE FIRST ARRIVAL OF JEWS TO NEW AMSTERDAM IN 1654 TO THE LOWER EAST SIDE IN THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY. HE REVEALS HOW THEY CHANGED OPPORTUNITY TO SUCCESS IN FIELDS FROM COMMERCE, MEDICINE, AND SCIENCE TO MOVIES, MUSIC, AND LITERATURE.© 2002
EN4 7720 WOMEN OF COURAGE JEWISH AND ITALIAN IMMIGRANT WOMEN IN NEW YORK COSER, R.L.; ANKER L.S.; PERRIN, A. HENDERSON, SUSAN A COLLECTION OF INTERVIEWS OF ITALIAN AND JEWISH WOMEN WHO IMMIGRATED TO NEW YORK IN THE EARLY 1900S THAT SHOW THE SIMILARITIES THESE TWO GROUPS FACED IN ADAPTING TO THEIR NEW SURROUNDING WITH ADDITIONAL CULTURAL AND GENDER CHALLENGES.© 1999
EN4 7722 RUSSIAN DEBUTANTE'S HANDBOOK SHTEYNGART, GARY SHTEYNGART, GARY AND HOWELL MAYER  NOVEL ABOUT 25-YEAR-OLD VLADIMIR GIRSHKIN, A RUSSIAN IMMIGRANT TO AMERICA, AND THE ATTEMPTS HE MAKES TO PROVE HIS OVERACHIEVING PARENTS THAT MONEY SHOULD NOT BE LIFE'S ONLY PURSUIT. HE SEARCHES FOR LOVE, A DECENT JOB, AND A CREDIBLE SELF-IDENTITY AND ENDS UP IN THE RUSSIAN DOMAIN OF PRAVA (A PSEUDONYM FOR PRAGUE), WHERE HE INVOLVES HIMSELF IN HIGHBROW PUBLISHING,
ROWDY EXPATRIATE EXPLOITS AND THE RUSSIAN MAFIOSO.© 2002
EN4 7727 EVERYTHING IS ILLUMINATED FOER, JONATHAN SAFRAN MATTHEW KAPLAN THIS FICTIONAL NOVEL CONTAINS TWO STORIES - ONE THAT HAS THE MAIN CHARACTER TRAVELING THROUGH EUROPE WITH HIS DOG AND GRANDFATHER TO FIND THE WOMAN WHO SAVED HIS GRANDMOTHER FROM THE NAZIS DURING THE HOLOCAUST. THE SECOND STORY IS A FABLED ONE SET MANY YEARS BACK IN THE SHTETL HIS GRANDFATHER COMES FROM. THE TWO STORIES ARE BROUGHT TOGETHER WITH COMEDY AND TRAGEDY.© 2002
EN4 7728 WALKING THE BIBLE A JOURNEY BY LAND THROUGH THE FIVE BOOKS OF MOSES FEILER, BRUCE MIRIAM ALIMONOS IN A DESIRE TO RECONNECT WITH THE BIBLE, AUTHOR BRUCE FEILER ALONG WITH ARCHAEOLOGIST AVNER GOREN SET OUT ON A DANGEROUS, TEN THOUSAND MILE JOURNEY THROUGH TURKEY, ISRAEL, THE PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES, EGYPT, AND SINAI. AT EACH SITE, HE GATHERED THE LATEST ARCHAEOLOGICAL RESEARCH AND SAT DOWN TO READ THE STORIES IN THEIR NATURAL SURROUNDINGS. FEILER EXPLORES HOW GEOGRAPHY HAS AFFECTED THE LARGER NARRATIVE OF THE BIBLE AND HOW THESE PLACES AND HIS OWN EXPERIENCES HAVE AFFECTED HIS OWN FAITH.© 2001
EN4 7729 IF A PLACE CAN MAKE YOU CRY DISPATCHES FROM AN ANXIOUS STATE GORDIS, DANIEL DINA STERNBERG AN EDITED COLLECTION OF DANIEL GORDIS' EMAILS THAT HE WROTE WHEN HE AND HIS FAMILY MOVED FROM LOS ANGELES TO ISRAEL FOR A YEAR DURING WHICH THEY DECIDED TO MAKE ALIYAH. DURING THEIR FIRST YEAR THERE, THE LATEST INTIFADA BROKE OUT AND GORDIS WRITES ABOUT THE EFFECT OF THE SITUATION ON HIMSELF AND HIS FAMILY.© 2002
EN4 7731 FIRE IN THE NIGHT WINGATE OF ETHIOPIA, BURMA, AND ZION BIERMAN, JOHN; SMITH, COLIN RUBIN, RICHARD WELL RESEARCHED BIOGRAPHY OF ORDE WINGATE WHO LED CAMPAIGNS AGAINST THE JAPANESE IN BURMA IN WORLD WAR II, BATTLE AGAINST THE ITALIANS IN ETHIOPIA, AND PLAYED A ROLE IN DEVELOPING A ZIONIST ARMY IN PALESTINE (ISRAEL) AFTER WORLD WAR II. IN BOTH HIS PERSONAL AND MILITARY LIFE, WINGATE OFTEN EMPLOYED UNCONVENTIONAL TACTICS, FOR WHICH HE WAS BOTH DESPISED AND PRAISED.
EN4 7732 AUTOGRAPH MAN SMITH, ZADIE ELIZABETH LONDON A FICTIONAL NOVEL ABOUT THE HOLLOW THINGS OF MODERNITY: CELEBRITY, CINEMA, AND THE UGLY TRIUMPH OF SYMBOL OVER EXPERIENCE. THROUGH LONDON AND THEN NEW YORK, SEARCHING FOR THE ONLY AUTOGRAPH THAT HAS EVER MATTERED TO HIM, HALF-CHINESE, HALF-JEWISH AUTOGRAPH TRADER ALEX-LI TANDEM FOLLOWS THE PAPER TRAIL WHILE RESISTING THE MYSTICAL LURE OF KABBALAH AND ZEN, AND AVOIDING ALL COLLECTORS, CON MEN, AND INTERFERING RABBIS WHO WOULD PUT THEMSELVES IN HIS PATH. PUSHING AGAINST THE TIDE OF HIS GENERATION, ALEX-LI IS ON HIS WAY TO FINDING ENLIGHTENMENT.© 2002
EN4 7740 COCK SURE RICHLER, MORDECHAI OLIVER, BEN A FICTIONAL NOVEL WITH AN ECCENTRIC SET OF CHARACTERS, IT IS A SAVAGELY FUNNY SATIRE ON TELEVISION, MOVIES, AND THE ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY.© 1996
EN4 7741 DIGNITY OF DIFFERENCE HOW TO AVOID THE CLASH OF CIVILIZATIONS SACKS, JONATHAN ANDRA MILLER USING PHILOSOPHY, CHIEF RABBI OF THE UNITED KINGDOM, RABBI JONATHAN
SACKS, PROPOSES HOW TO RECONCILE HATRED AND PROMOTE PEACEFUL, RELIGIOUS
COEXISTENCE. SACKS ARGUES THAT WE MUST DO MORE THAN SEARCH FOR VALUES COMMON TO ALL FAITHS; WE MUST ALSO REFRAME THE WAY WE SEE OUR DIFFERENCES. SACKS SEES CERTAIN VALUES (E.G., EDUCATION, RESPONSIBILITY, CHARITY) AS VITAL TO ANY NEW WORLD ORDER AND DISCUSSES HOW THE ABSENCE OF THOSE VALUES CAUSES MANY PROBLEMS, REGARDLESS OF ONE'S RELIGIOUS BELIEFS.© 2002
EN4 7745 MIGRANT SOUL THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN CONVERT SHAFRAN, AVI TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN THE STORY OF A DESCENDENT OF AMERICAN-INDIANS WHO MARRIES AN ASSIMILATED JEW AND THEN BEGINS A JOURNEY CONVERTING TO JUDAISM. THIS ACCOUNT OF HIS AND HIS FAMILY'S SPIRITUAL QUEST IS FRANK, FUNNY, AND INSPIRING.© 1992
EN4 7746 IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE MAGGID INSPIRATIONAL STORIES ABOUT EMINENT PEOPLE OF YESTERDAY & TODAY KROHN, PAYSACH J., RABBI JANICE TOWERS THE THIRD IN THE MAGGID SERIES IS FILLED WITH INSPIRATIONAL STORIES AND PARABLES ABOUT EMINENT PEOPLE OF YESTERDAY AND TODAY.© 1992
EN4 7756 MURDER BOOK AN ALEX DELAWARE NOVEL KELLERMAN, JONATHAN BARRY SNIDER DETECTIVE ALEX DELAWARE RECEIVES A BOOK FULL OF GRISLY POLICE PHOTOGRAPHS IN THE MAIL ENTITLED "THE MURDER BOOK" THAT INCLUDES A PICTURE OF A MURDER THAT HE HAD INVESTIGATED 20 YEARS BEFORE. HE IS LED ON A TRAIL THROUGH DIFFERENT LEVELS OF SOCIETIES IN ORDER TO SOLVE THIS MURDER.© 2002
EN4 7758 FLY HAS A HUNDRED EYES SET IN THE TURMOIL OF PALESTINE IN 1938 BARON, AILEEN G. SANDY SKODNIK LILY SAMPSON, AN AMERICAN GRADUATE STUDENT ON AN ARCHAEOLOGICAL DIG IN THE JERUSALEM, CONFRONTS MURDER, INTRIGUE, AND THE THEFT OF ANTIQUITIES DURING THE BRITISH MANDATE ON THE BRINK OF WORLD WAR II. THIS BOOK WON FIRST PRIZE IN ITS CATEGORY AT BOTH THE PIKES PEAK AND SOUTHWEST WRITERS CONFERENCES IN 2000.© 2002
EN4 7759 CATCH AS CATCH CAN THE COLLECTED STORIES AND OTHER WRITINGS HELLER, JOSEPH MARGARET ROSSI A POSTHUMOUS COLLECTION OF HELLER'S (1923-1999) WRITING, INCLUDING EARLY WORKS, PREVIOUSLY UNPUBLISHED STORIES, SPIN-OFFS OF CATCH-22, A PLAY, AND ESSAYS. EDITED BY MATTHEW J. BRUCCOLI AND PARK BUCKER.© 2003
EN4 7764 HEALING LEAVES PRESCRIPTIONS FOR INNTER STRENGTH, MEANING AND HOPE STERNHARTZ, NOSON; BELL, YITZCHOK L. DIANE GODING REB NOSON OF BRESLOV (1780-1844), A STUDENT OF THE FAMOUS CHASSIDIC MASTER REB NACHMAN OF BRESLOV, WAS A PROLIFIC LETTER WRITER. THIS VOLUME COMPILES INSPIRATIONAL EXCERPTS FROM LETTERS HE WROTE TO OFFER HIS CORRESPONDENTS THE STRENGTH AND CONFIDENCE TO "RENEW THEIR LIVES IN A POSITIVE AND MEANINGFUL WAY."© 1999
EN4 7765 REFLECTIONS OF THE MAGGID INSPIRATIONAL STORIES FROM AROUND THE GLOBE & AROUND THE CORNER KROHN, PAYSACH J., RABBI ROXANNE KLEIMAN THIS IS THE SIXTH BOOK IN THE MAGGID SERIES, INSPIRED BY THE AUTHOR'S CLOSE RELATIONSHIP WITH RABBI SHLOMO SCHWADRON (1912-1997), THE MAGGID OF JERUSALEM. KROHN USES THE MAGGID'S TEACHINGS TO PROVIDE INSIGHT INTO REAL LIFE EVENTS, UP TO AND INCLUDING THE TERRORIST ATTACKS OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001.© 2002
EN4 7768 SHADOWS OF SIN A JESSIE DRAKE MYSTERY KRICH, ROCHELLE TANYA SHERMAN DR. RONALD BUSHNELL AND TWO OF HIS EMPLOYEES ARE SHOT DEAD IN HIS ELEGANT OFFICE. THE PLASTIC SURGEON'S WOUNDS ARE SO SAVAGE, JESSIE DRAKE KNOWS THIS WAS NO RANDOM KILLING. SHE INVESTIGATES HIS PERSONAL LIFE AND FINDS THAT HIS TROUBLED FOSTER SON HAS DISAPPEARED. IS THE TEENAGER A WITNESS, ANOTHER VICTIM, OR EVEN THE MURDERER? THE JESSIE DRAKE MYSTERIES STAR A JEWISH WOMAN WHO IS A HOMICIDE DETECTIVE IN THE LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT.© 2001
EN4 7770 MAKING THINGS BETTER BROOKNER, ANITA ROZ DLUTMAN AS HERZ PONDERS PROPOSING MARRIAGE TO AN OLD FRIEND, GOING TO PARIS TO SEE A FAVORITE PAINTING, SELLING HIS HOME, AND STARTING AFRESH, HE KNOWS HE MUST DO SOMETHING WITH HIS REMAINING YEARS. BUT WHAT? HIS STORY CAPTURES THE QUANDARIES OF AGING, THE SELF-DISCOVERIES THAT COME WITH MATURITY, AND THE ETERNAL QUESTION FACED BY PEOPLE OF ALL AGES: WHAT WILL I DO WITH THE REST OF MY LIFE?© 2002
EN4 7773 DIVIDED LIVES THE UNTOLD STORIES OF JEWISH-CHRISTIAN WOMEN IN NAZI GERMANY CRANE, CYNTHIA SUSAN FRIEDWALD THIS ANTHOLOGY CONTAINS THE PERSONAL TESTIMONIES OF TEN GERMAN WOMEN FROM INTERMARRIED JEWISH-GERMAN FAMILIES, WHO WERE CONSIDERED "MISCHLINGE" (HALF-BREEDS) UNDER THE NAZI REGIME, EVEN THOUGH THEY THEMSELVES MAY NOT HAVE BEEN JEWISH.© 2000
EN4 7775 BOOK OF JEWISH VALUES A DAY-BY-DAY GUIDE TO ETHICAL LIVING TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH, RABBI ESTELLE ADEN A "MANUAL" ON LEADING A DECENT, KIND, AND HONEST LIFE IN A MORALLY COMPLICATED WORLD, THIS BOOK APPLIES JUDAISM'S SACRED WRITINGS TO ADDRESS THE MAJOR ETHICAL ISSUES OF OUR TIME. THE BOOK IS DIVIDED INTO 52 WEEKS RATHER THAN CHAPTERS, AND EACH WEEK CONTAINS ONE LESSON FOR EACH OF ITS SEVEN DAYS (SUNDAY THROUGH SHABBAT), PROVIDING A TOTAL OF 365 TEACHINGS FOR A WHOLE YEAR.© 2000
EN4 7777 COFFEE TRADER LISS, DAVID MARY ANN DEROSA IN 1659 AMSTERDAM, MIGUEL LIENZO, A PORTUGUESE JEWISH TRADER, HAS LOST EVERYTHING IN A SUDDEN SHIFT IN THE SUGAR MARKETS. NOW HE IS OFFERED THE OPPORTUNITY TO CORNER THE MARKET IN A NEW COMMODITY CALLED COFFEE! © 2003
EN4 7778 JANE AUSTEN IN BOCA COHEN, PAULA MARANTZ ESTHER FOSTER JANE AUSTEN'S CLASSIC NOVEL "PRIDE AND PREJUDICE" IS UPDATED AND RELOCATED TO BOCA RATON, FLORIDA, WITH THE BENNETT DAUGHTERS RECAST AS ELDERLY JEWISH WIDOWS.© 2002
EN4 7780 YOUR MOUTH IS LOVELY RICHLER, NANCY AMY AVERSA MIRIAM LEV'S SUICIDAL MOTHER, ABSENTEE FATHER, AND "WICKED" STEPMOTHER MAKE HER AN OUTCAST IN HER OWN SHTETL IN THE FINAL YEARS OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE. IN A LETTER/JOURNAL TO HER DAUGHTER, RAISED BY MIRIAM'S SISTER, SHE RECORDS HER JOURNEY FROM THE SHTETL TO THE SLUMS OF KIEV AND TO PRISON IN SIBERIA, AND FROM POGROMS TO THE REVOLUTION.© 2002
EN4 7782 WORD A SPIRITUAL SOURCEBOOK BEN SHEA, NOAH MIKE NICOLOSI, ASHER SUSS, JEROME TURK,  A SWEEPING COLLECTION OF APHORISMS, QUOTES, AND TEACHINGS, SPANNING OVER 3,000 YEARS, THAT OFFERS EVERY READER A CHANCE TO DISCOVER - OR REDISCOVER - THE JEWISH MESSAGE AND ITS MESSENGERS. OVER 500 SOURCES INCLUDE THE BIBLE, TALMUD, AND KABBALAH, AS WELL AS THE WORKS OF MAIMONIDES, RASHI, THE BA'AL SHEM TOV, PROUSE, HEINE, DISRAELI, TROTSKY, BELLOW, AND BEN GURION, PLUS INPUT FROM EINSTEIN, CHAGALL, AND GEORGE BURNS, ALONG WITH YIDDISH FOLK SAYINGS.© 1995
EN4 7785 NATION ON TRIAL THE GOLDHAGEN THESIS AND HISTORICAL TRUTH FINKELSTEIN, NORMAN G.; BIRN, RUTH JANICE TOWERS THE AUTHORS DISPUTE THE HYPOTHESIS OF DANIEL GOLDHAGEN (IN "HITLER'S WILLING EXECUTIONERS," 1996) THAT, RATHER THAN AN ABERRANT ANOMALY PERPETRATED BY NAZI ARCH VILLAINS, THE HOLOCAUST WAS AN ATROCITY IN WHICH ORDINARY GERMANS AT ALL LEVELS OF SOCIETY, MOTIVATED BY UNDERLYING ANTI-SEMITIC CULTURAL ASSUMPTIONS, WILLINGLY TOOK PART. GOLDHAGEN IS ACCUSED OF USING FAULTY SCHOLARSHIP AND PROPAGANDA TO PUT THE ENTIRE GERMAN NATION ON TRIAL, ALTHOUGH HE "EXPLICITLY REJECTS COLLECTIVE GUILT."© 1998
EN4 7786 SHROUD BANVILLE, JOHN LLOYD MOSS PROFESSOR AXEL VANDER IS A RENOWNED SCHOLAR, ELDERLY CURMUDGEON, AND ADMITTED LIAR. EVEN HIS IDENTITY IS A LIE, CONCOCTED IN THE WAKE OF HIS ESCAPE FROM BELGIUM IN WORLD WAR II, WHICH LEFT HIM DISABLED. NOW WIDOWED AND LIVING IN CALIFORNIA, HE IS SUDDENLY CONTACTED BY THE MAD BUT BRILLIANT CASS CLEAVE (FROM BANVILLE'S EARLIER BOOKS), WHO SOMEHOW SEEMS TO KNOW HIS SECRET AND THREATENS TO EXPOSE HIS LIES. VANDER'S JOURNEY TO MEET HER IN TURIN FORCES HIM TO CONFRONT HIS PAST.© 2003
EN4 7787 ART OF BLESSING THE DAY POEMS WITH A JEWISH THEME PIERCY, MARGE BARBARA STURMAN PIERCY'S LATEST VOLUME OF POEMS IS DIVIDED INTO SECTIONS ABOUT MISHPOCHEH (FAMILY), THE CHUPPAH (MARRIAGE), TIKKUN OLAM (REPAIR OF THE WORLD), TOLDOT MIDRASHIM (OF HISTORY AND INTERPRETATION), TEFILLAH (PRAYER), AND HA-SHANAH (THE YEAR). WINNER OF THE 2000 PATERSON POETRY PRIZE.© 2000
EN4 7788 LIVING A LIFE THAT MATTERS RESOLVING THE CONFLICT BETWEEN CONSCIENCE AND SUCCESS KUSHNER, HAROLD S. MIMI GREENSTEIN Most of us need to feel that we matter, but we also need to feel that we're good people. Rabbi Kushner bridges the gap between these seemingly irreconcilable needs, showing us how even our smallest daily actions can become stepping stones toward integrity. Drawing on the stories of his own congregants, on literature, current events, and the Biblical story of Jacob, Kushner addresses these dilemmas: Why do decent people so often violate their moral standards? How can we pursue justice without giving in to the lure of revenge? How can we turn relationships with family and friends into genuine sources of meaning?© 2001
EN4 7789 THREE DAUGHTERS POGREBIN, LETTY COTTIN TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN FIFTY-YEAR-OLD SHOSHANNA FACES THE TASKS OF RECONCILING HER AGED RABBI FATHER WITH HER OLDEST HALF-SISTER LEAH, A BRILLIANT BUT BROODING RADICAL FEMINIST, AND RECONCILING LEAH WITH THEIR OTHER HALF-SISTER, RACHEL, A TRADITIONAL, RELIGIOUS SUBURBANITE. HAMPERED BY THE LOSS OF HER PRECIOUS ORGANIZER BOOK, SHOSHANNA SETS OFF ON HER DUAL MISSION, JUST AS MAJOR UPHEAVALS REDEFINE THE SISTERS' LIVES. THIS IS POGREBIN'S FIRST WORK OF FICTION.© 2002
EN4 7790 HANA'S SUITCASE A TRUE STORY LEVINE, KAREN LORNA KOCHE WHEN HANA BRADY'S SUITCASE ARRIVED AT A HOLOCAUST EDUCATION CENTER IN TOKYO IN MARCH 2000, VISITING CHILDREN WANTED TO KNOW WHO SHE WAS AND WHAT BECAME OF HER. SO CURATOR FUMIKO ISHIOKA INVESTIGATED, LEARNING OF HANA'S IDYLLIC SMALL TOWN CHILDHOOD IN 1930S CZECHOSLOVAKIA, THE SUBSEQUENT NAZI INVASION, AND THE GIRL'S EVENTUAL DEATH AT AUSCHWITZ. IN THE COURSE OF HER RESEARCH, FUMIKO LOCATED HANA'S BROTHER GEORGE, AND BROUGHT HIM TO TOKYO TO MEET THE STUDENTS. THIS BOOK IS BASED ON A RADIO DOCUMENTARY, NARRATED BY FUMIKO ISHIOKA AND GEORGE BRADY.© 2003
EN4 7791 PIECES FROM BERLIN PYE, MICHAEL MICHELLE HARBOR IN THE EARLY 1940S, LUCIA MULLER-ROSSI STOLE "THE PIECES FROM BERLIN" - ART AND ANTIQUES BELONGING TO HER JEWISH NEIGHBORS - AND FLED GERMANY TO BECOME A SUCCESSFUL ANTIQUES DEALER IN ZURICH. FIFTY YEARS LATER, SHE IS EXPOSED WHEN SARAH FREEMAN, A FORMER NEIGHBOR, WALKS BY LUCIA'S SHOP AND RECOGNIZES SOMETHING OF HERS IN THE WINDOW. LUCIA'S ACTIONS HAVE HURT EVERYONE AROUND HER, FROM HER SON NICHOLAS, SHUNNED BY HIS FATHER'S NEW FAMILY, TO SARAH, FORCED TO REVISIT THOSE PAINFUL MEMORIES. INSPIRED BY A TRUE STORY.© 2003
EN4 7795 BLUES IN THE NIGHT A NOVEL OF SUSPENSE KRICH, ROCHELLE ARLINE KEMPNER MOLLY BLUME, CRIME BEAT REPORTER AND ORTHODOX JEW, INVESTIGATES A HIT-AND-RUN ASSAULT ON A YOUNG WOMAN IN A NIGHTGOWN. A NEW CHARACTER FROM THE AWARD WINNING AUTHOR.© 2002
EN4 7799 HOW TO BE A JEWISH PARENT A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK FOR FAMILY LIFE DIAMANT, ANITA; KUSHNER, KAREN ELAINE BIRNBAUM THE AUTHOR OF GUIDES TO JEWISH RITUALS AND A FAMILY THERAPIST JOIN FORCES TO PROVIDE A COMBINATION OF JEWISH TRADITION AND MODERN THEORY OF CHILD DEVELOPMENT. THEY ADDRESS THE CREATION OF A HOUSEHOLD WITH JEWISH VALUES AND THE MANY CURRENT CONCERNS OF PARENTS, AND INCLUDE MANY RESOURCES FOR FURTHER HELP.© 2000
EN4 7807 NEVER NOSH A MATZO BALL KAHN, SHARON SHARON SPENSER IN THIS SECOND BOOK ABOUT RUBY ROTHMAN, A RABBI'S WIDOW IN ETERNAL, TEXAS, RUBY IS INVOLVED IN A MATZO BALL SALE HELD AT THE NEW GYM TO BENEFIT THE TEMPLE. THEN A FITNESS TRAINER IS FOUND MURDERED, ONE OF THE MATZO BALLS IN HIS POCKET, AND RUBY HELPS INVESTIGATE.© 2000
EN4 7809 AROUND THE MAGGID'S TABLE MORE CLASSIC STORIES AND PARABLES FROM THE GREAT TEACHERS OF ISRAEL KROHN, PAYSACH, RABBI MICHAL NUSSBAUM THIS SEQUEL TO THE MAGGID SPEAKS CONTAINS MORE STORIES AND THEIR MORALS, AS TOLD BY SOME OF ORTHODOX JEWRY'S MOST ELOQUENT AND POPULAR SPEAKERS. THE BOOK CAPTURES THE DISTINCTIVE ART OF THE MAGGID.© 1989
EN4 7812 LEGACY BEDFORD, SYBILLE BEN POLOGE SOCIETY IN THE KAISER'S GERMANY BEFORE WORLD WAR I WAS ABOUT TO FALL APART. THIS WORLD IS RECREATED IN THE STORY OF TWO WEALTHY FAMILIES - ONE JEWISH, FROM BERLIN, AND ONE CATHOLIC, FROM THE AGRARIAN SOUTH - BROUGHT TOGETHER BY AN ILL-FATED MARRIAGE AND A PERSONAL TRAGEDY THAT BECOMES A NATIONAL CRISIS. EACH FAMILY IS CONFIDENT IN ITS SURROUNDINGS, UNAWARE OF THE TROUBLES TO COME. THE AUTHOR FELT THAT THE MONSTROUS THING THAT FOLLOWED HAD ITS FOUNDATION IN FAMILIES SUCH AS THESE; HENCE THE TITLE.© 1956
EN4 7813 CHILDREN OF WILLESDEN LANE BEYOND THE KINDERTRANSPORT: A MEMOIR OF MUSIC, LOVE, & SURVIVAL GOLABEK, MONA; COHEN, LEE BETTY SMITH  GOLABEK, THE CONCERT PIANIST, SHARES THE INSPIRATIONAL TRUE STORY OF HER MOTHER'S ESCAPE FROM PRE-WWII VIENNA TO A LONDON ORPHANAGE.  AMIDST HER FELLOW JEWISH REFUGEES IN THE CITY, TEENAGED PIANO PRODIGY LISA JURA MAKES FRIENDS, FINDS ROMANCE, AND, AGAINST ALL ODDS, WINS A SCHOLARSHIP TO THE ROYAL ACADEMY OF LONDON, BUT NEVER GIVES UP HOPE OF BEING REUNITED WITH HER FAMILY.  THROUGHOUT IT ALL, MUSIC CONTINUES TO BE A SOURCE OF STRENGTH FOR LISA AND THOSE AROUND HER, JUST AS HER MOTHER'S FINAL ADVICE TO HER HAD PREDICTED.© 2002
EN4 7814 SOMETHING AIN'T KOSHER HERE THE RISE OF THE "JEWISH" SITCOM BROOK, VINCENT ASHER SUSS FROM 1989-2002, THERE WAS AN UNPRECEDENTED SURGE IN AMERICAN SITCOMS WITH JEWISH CHARACTERS.  INTERVIEWS AND ANALYSIS ARE USED TO DETERMINE WHY  THIS TREND APPEARED AT THIS TIME AND WHAT ITS SIGNIFICANCE IS FOR JEWS AND FOR NON-JEWS. © 2003

EN4 7816 TWENTY ISRAELI COMPOSERS VOICES OF A CULTURE FLEISHER, ROBERT DAVID COLP THROUGH INTERVIEWS, TWENTY ISRAELI COMPOSERS SHARE THEIR DIVERSE INSPIRATION AND THE CULTURAL MEANING OF THEIR WORKS.© 1997
EN4 7820 KAFKA'S LAST LOVE THE MYSTERY OF DORA DIAMANT DIAMANT, KATHI KATHY FORD THIS "LITERARY DETECTIVE STORY" IS AN ACCOUNT OF THE LIFE OF THE WOMAN WHO WAS AT KAFKA'S SIDE AT THE END OF HIS LIFE.  SHE CAME FROM A POLISH HASIDIC FAMILY AND BECAME A ZIONIST, AN AGITPROP ACTRESS IN BERLIN, ETC.© 2003
EN4 7821 DEATH AS A WAY OF LIFE ISRAEL TEN YEARS AFTER OSLO GROSSMAN, DAVID ELAINE WOLBROM WHAT WENT WRONG AFTER OSLO? HOW CAN ISRAELIS AND PALESTINIANS MAKE PEACE? HOW HAS THE VIOLENCE CHANGED THEIR LIVES AND SOULS? GROSSMAN HAS BEEN ADDRESSING THESE QUESTIONS IN A SERIES OF ESSAYS AND ARTICLES, WRITING NOT ONLY AS ONE OF HIS COUNTRY’S MOST RESPECTED NOVELISTS AND REPORTERS, BUT AS A HUSBAND AND FATHER AND PEACE ACTIVIST BITTERLY DISAPPOINTED IN THE LEADERS OF BOTH SIDES.  TRANSLATED BY HAIM WATZMAN.© 2003
EN4 7822 LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THE ORIGINAL MUSIC OF THE HEBREW ALPHABET, AND WEEKEND IN MUSTARA TWO NOVELLAS LEVIANT, CURT LORNA KOCHE LADIES AND GENTLEMEN SENDS A MUSICOLOGIST TO BUDAPEST TO MEET A MAN WHO CLAIMS TO HOLD THE KEY TO A MUSICAL INTERPRETATION OF THE HEBREW ALPHABET.  IS IT THE REAL THING OR IS THE MAN A FRAUD?  IN THE SECOND NOVELLA, A SCHOLAR OF MEDIEVAL HEBREW SPENDS A "WEEKEND IN MUSTARA" TO RESEARCH YEHUDAH HALEVI, AND FINDS HIMSELF IN AN ALTERNATE REALITY, ENMESHED IN A BIZARRE PLOT.  IN BOTH STORIES, JEWISH CUSTOMS, FOLKLORE, AND HISTORY PLAY VITAL ROLES.© 2002
EN4 7825 SAN REMO DRIVE A NOVEL FROM MEMORY EPSTEIN, LESLIE GAYLE ZIMMERMAN IN THE YEAR 2000, ARTIST RICHARD JACOBI LOOKS BACK AT HIS CHILDHOOD FAMILY IN THE 1950S:  HIS FILM DIRECTOR FATHER MOCKS THE HOUSE UN-AMERICAN ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE AT HIS TELEVISED HEARING, HIS BEAUTIFUL, LOOSE-CANNON MOTHER MUST KEEP THE FAMILY TOGETHER, AND HIS LITTLE BROTHER HAS FITS AND VISIONS.  A HIRED COUPLE TAKES CARE OF THEM ALL, AND YOUNG RICHARD BEARS WITNESS TO THE TIMES AND THEIR EFFECT ON HIS FAMILY, ESPECIALLY IN TERMS OF THE STATUS OF JEWS AND BLACKS.© 2003
EN4 7827 IN LANDS NOT MY OWN A WARTIME JOURNEY AINSZTEIN, REUBEN BERNICE LEIBOWITZ MEMOIR OF A JEWISH HISTORIAN WHO REPEATEDLY FLED ANTI-SEMITISM (POGROMS IN HIS HOMETOWN, UNIVERSITY EXCLUSION THROUGHOUT POLAND, THE NAZI INVASION OF BELGIUM, A CONCENTRATION CAMP IN SPAIN, ETC.) AND WOUND UP IN ENGLAND, JOINING THE ROYAL AIR FORCE TO HELP DEFEAT HITLER.© 2002
EN4 7828 RIVINGTON STREET TAX, MEREDITH ELLEN DAVID THIS IS A FEMINIST IMMIGRANT FAMILY SAGA OF STRONG WOMEN: OF HANNAH LEVY WHO, AT THE COST OF HER MARRIAGE, BRINGS HER DAUGHTERS FROM THE RUSSIAN PALE TO AMERICA; OF SARAH, A SOCIALIST FIREBRAND, AND RUBY WHO TURNS HER PASSION FOR BEAUTIFUL CLOTHES INTO AN AMERICAN SUCCESS STORY, AND OF RACHEL COHEN, IN LOVE WITH A NON-JEW.© 2001
EN4 7829 MAN WALKS INTO A ROOM KRAUSS, NICOLE MARILYN BECK A MAN WITH AMNESIA STRUGGLES TO RECLAIM HIS LIFE.© 2002
EN4 7830 IN DREAMS BEGIN RESPONSIBILITIES AND OTHER STORIES SCHWARTZ, DELMORE SANDRA CAREY EIGHT STORIES SET IN NEW YORK, MAINLY IN THE 1930S AND 1940S, CAPTURE THE SPEECH, GENERATIONAL CONFLICTS, AND MOCKING SELF-ANALYSIS OF EDUCATED, AMBITIOUS, DEPRESSION-STYMIED YOUNG PEOPLE AT ODDS WITH THEIR IMMIGRANT PARENTS.© 1978
EN4 7832 REMARKABLE JEWISH WOMEN REBELS, RABBIS & OTHER WOMEN FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO THE PRESENT EMILY TAITZ; SONDRA HENRY NINA MELTZER HISTORIANS TAITZ AND HENRY OFFER YOUNG READERS A KALEIDOSCOPE OF JEWISH WOMEN FROM THE ANCIENT WORLD OF THE BIBLE TO MODERN TIMES. IN THIS COLLECTION OF MORE THAN 80 PORTRAITS, THE AUTHORS SHOW THESE WOMEN WITHIN A CAREFULLY RESEARCHED HISTORICAL, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT.© 1996
EN4 7835 CONTEMPORARY JEWISH WRITING IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND AN ANTHOLOGY CHEYETTE, BRIAN, ED. MARGE SUNSHINE A WIDE RANGE OF WRITERS—SOME AT THE HEART OF BRITISH CULTURE, OTHERS OUTSIDE THE MAINSTREAM—WHO ADDRESS THE ISSUE OF JEWISH CULTURAL DIFFERENCE IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND.  PART OF THE "JEWISH WRITING IN THE CONTEMPORARY WORLD" SERIES.© 1998
EN4 7836 MUSICAL MOMENT AND OTHER STORIES KENAZ, YEHOSHUA MICHAEL BERNSTEIN FOUR STORIES FOLLOW A YOUNG BOY THROUGH THE RITES OF PASSAGE.  IN "THE THREE-LEGGED CHICKEN," THE BOY EXPERIENCES HIS GRANDFATHER'S DEATH.  "HENRIK'S SECRET" DEALS WITH A FRIENDSHIP THAT CROSSES SOCIAL BOUNDARIES. IN "MUSICAL MOMENT," THE BOY'S VIOLIN BECOMES A WEAPON IN HIS STRUGGLE FOR INDEPENDENCE FROM HIS DOTING MOTHER.  "BETWEEN NIGHT AND DAWN" EXPLORES ADOLESCENT CRUELTY AND LUST ON A WEEKEND OUTING. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY DALYA BILU.© 1995
EN4 7837 WORLD PERFECT THE JEWISH IMPACT ON CIVILIZATION SPIRO, KEN, RABBI JUDITH BASES WHAT CONSTITUTES A PERFECT WORLD?  AFTER INTERVIEWING OVER 1,500 PEOPLE OF ALL BACKGROUNDS, RABBI SPIRO HAD A LIST OF 6 CORE ELEMENTS.  HE THEN DOCUMENTED THE JEWISH ORIGINS OF THESE UNIVERSAL VALUES. © 2002
EN4 7840 ADAM RESURRECTED KANIUK, YORAM NORMA FIRE   ADAM, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR WHOSE TALENT AS A CLOWN SAVED HIM FROM THE GAS CHAMBERS, NOW LIVES IN AN ISRAELI ASYLUM FOR OTHER SURVIVORS, WHERE HE WORKS OUT HIS GUILT BY HELPING THE OTHERS. RERECORDED TO REPLACE EC-1837 (C. 1975).© 2000
EN4 7846 DEVIL WEARS PRADA WEISBERGER, LAUREN BARBARA ABIS THE ADVENTURES OF ANDREA SACHS, A SMALL-TOWN GIRL FRESH OUT OF COLLEGE WHO IS HIRED AS THE PERSONAL ASSISTANT OF A POWERFUL BUT SPOILED FASHION EDITOR. © 2003
EN4 7847 POKER FACE A GIRLHOOD AMONG GAMBLERS LEDERER, KATY ELIZABETH LONDON MEMOIRS OF THE YOUNGEST CHILD IN AN INTELLECTUAL, GAME-HAPPY FAMILY. SHE GROWS UP AS HER MUCH-OLDER SIBLINGS AND PARENTS BECOME PROFESSIONAL GAMBLERS.© 2003
EN4 7849 GERMAN MONEY RAPHAEL, LEV RICHARD BERGMAN ROSE MENKUS, A BITTER HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, HAS LEFT ALL THREE OF HER CHILDREN PSYCHOLOGICALLY SCARRED, TO THE EXTENT THAT HER SON PAUL HAS BEEN ESTRANGED FROM THE WHOLE FAMILY - INCLUDING HIS GIRLFRIEND, A HOLOCAUST MEMOIRIST.  WHEN ROSE DIES UNEXPECTEDLY, PAUL RETURNS TO NEW YORK, WHERE SEVERAL QUESTIONS ARISE:  WHY DID ROSE, WHO WAS IN GOOD HEALTH, SUDDENLY SUFFER A FATAL HEART ATTACK? AND WHY DID SHE LEAVE "THE GERMAN MONEY" - HER REPARATION PAYMENTS - TO PAUL, THE LEAST FAVORITE SON?  © 2003
EN4 7850 FOREVER FAT ESSAYS BY THE GODFATHER GUTKIND, LEE MICHELLE HARBER GUTKIND, THE "GODFATHER OF CREATIVE NON-FICTION," BATTLES HIS WEIGHT, EX-WIVES, ABUSIVE FATHER, RABBI, SHRINK, AND CRITICS IN THIS COLLECTION OF ESSAYS, IN A LIFELONG, CROSS-COUNTRY, CROSS-CULTURAL SEARCH FOR IDENTITY AND STABILITY.© 2003
EN4 7851 LOVE CARRIED ME HOME WOMEN SURVIVING AUSCHWITZ MILLER, JOY ERLICHMAN, PH.D. MARCY CHELMOW BASED ON A TWO-YEAR STUDY OF 16 WOMEN SURVIVORS, DR.  MILLER, A PSYCHOTHERAPIST, RECORDS EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY FROM THE OFTEN OVERLOOKED FEMALE VIEWPOINT, AND ALSO ANALYZES THE UNIQUE COPING SKILLS THAT HELPED THESE WOMEN SURVIVE THEIR EXPERIENCES.© 2000
EN4 7852 BLOOD FROM A STONE THE QUEST FOR THE LIFE DIAMONDS SVORAY, YARON; HAMMER, RICHARD FRANCINE PRINCE EASTERN EUROPEAN JEWS BOUGHT HIGH QUALITY, UNCUT DIAMONDS TO USE AS PASSPORTS TO SAFETY IN THE 1930S.  DURING THE HOLOCAUST, THESE "LIFE DIAMONDS" BECAME "DEATH DIAMONDS," BELIEVED TO BE CURSED, AND EVENTUALLY LIBERATED FROM THE NAZIS BY TWO AMERICAN SOLDIERS, WHO BURIED THEM IN AN ALSACE FOREST.  YEARS LATER, SVORAY, AN INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALIST, SPENT OVER A DECADE TRACKING DOWN THE GEMS IN A SEARCH DOCUMENTED FOR THE HISTORY CHANNEL.© 2003
EN4 7853 LORD IS MY SHEPHERD THE WISDOM OF THE TWENTY-THIRD PSALM KUSHNER, HAROLD S. ELAINE WOLBROM FOR THOUSANDS OF YEARS, THE 23RD PSALM HAS COMFORTED AND ENCOURAGED PEOPLE IN TIMES OF GRIEF AND FEAR.  NOW RABBI KUSHNER ANALYZES THE TEXT, DISCUSSING EACH VERSE (ONE PER CHAPTER) IN THE CONTEXT OF BOTH THE TIME WHEN IT WAS WRITTEN AND THE PRESENT, UNCOVERING EVERYDAY LIFE LESSONS TO BENEFIT ALL OF US.© 2003
EN4 7854 WHEN IT WAS OUR WAR A SOLDIER'S WIFE ON THE HOMEFRONT SUBERMAN, STELLA AUDREY FLAMBERG SUBERMAN CONTINUES HER MEMOIRS WITH THIS ACCOUNT OF HER EXPERIENCES DURING WORLD WAR II, WHICH BEGAN WHEN SHE WAS A 17-YEAR-OLD BRIDE.  AS HER HUSBAND WENT OF TO WAR, SHE FACED ANTI-SEMITISM AND DEPRIVATIONS ON THE HOMEFRONT.  HER STORY GIVES VOICE TO THE MILITARY WIVES OF "THE GREATEST GENERATION." © 2003
EN4 7855 NEXT YEAR I WILL KNOW MORE LITERACY AND IDENTITY AMONG YOUNG ORTHODOX WOMEN IN ISRAEL EL-OR, TAMAR HYLA MELNICK FOR CENTURIES, JEWISH LITERACY EDUCATION WAS RESERVED FOR MALES. NOW PROFESSOR EL-OR, AN ISRAELI ANTHROPOLOGIST, EXPLORES THE SPREADING PRACTICE OF INTENSIVE JUDAIC STUDIES AMONG WOMEN IN THE RELIGIOUS ZIONIST COMMUNITY.  SHE PREDICTS THAT THIS TREND WILL LEAD TO CHANGES IN JEWISH THEOLOGY AND LAW AS THE COMMUNITY BECOMES MORE FEMINIST—AND EVEN MORE RELIGIOUS.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY HAIM WATZMAN. © 2002
EN4 7856 DAUGHTER'S KEEPER WALDMAN, AYELET NORMA FIRE   WHEN OLIVIA FACES PROSECUTION FOR A NAIVE CONNECTION TO A DRUG DEAL, SHE MUST TURN TO HER MOTHER, ELAINE, WHO WAS NEVER THE BEST OF PARENTS.  NOW ELAINE HAS A SECOND CHANCE WITH OLIVIA, AND SHE MUST DECIDE HOW FAR SHE IS WILLING TO GO.© 2003
EN4 7858 SMALL CHANGE A COLLECTION OF STORIES HENDEL, YEHUDIT LORNA KOCH THESE IMPRESSIONISTIC STORIES ARE ABOUT CHARACTERS FACING OLD AGE IN CONTEMPORARY ISRAEL AND CONFRONTING MORTALITY AND LONELINESS.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY DALYA BILU, BARBARA HARSHAV, MARSHA POMERANZ, AND LILY RATTOK. © 2002
EN4 7859 PALESTINE AFFAIR WILSON, JONATHAN MARGARET ROSSI POLITICAL INTRIGUE AND ROMANCE IN 1924 PALESTINE UNDER THE BRITISH MANDATE.  A DISILLUSIONED SECULAR JEWISH ARTIST FROM LONDON COMES TO JERUSALEM, HIRED TO PAINT ZIONIST WORKS.  HE AND HIS WIFE, A PROTESTANT AMERICAN SOCIALITE, WITNESS THE MURDER OF A PROMINENT ORTHODOX MAN AND ARE DRAWN INTO THE INVESTIGATION.© 2003
EN4 7860 MY ANECDOTAL LIFE A MEMOIR REINER, CARL MEGAN OWEN   THE COMEDIAN-WRITER-ACTOR OFFERS 27 ANECDOTES ABOUT HIS EXPERIENCES IN SHOW BUSINESS, FROM THE CATSKILLS TO HOLLYWOOD.© 2003
EN4 7861 OWL AND OTHER STORIES AUERBACH, JOHN FRANK SAUNDERS THESE STORIES DRAW UPON THEMES FROM THE AUTHORS LIFE: HIS YEARS AT SEA, ON A KIBBUTZ, AS AN ALIENATED MAN IN AMERICA, AND HIS AND OTHERS' SURVIVAL OF WAR AND THE HOLOCAUST.  THIS IS THE FIRST COLLECTION OF HIS STORIES TO APPEAR IN ENGLISH, THE LANGUAGE IN WHICH THEY WERE WRITTEN. PREFACE BY SAUL BELLOW. © 2003
EN4 7862 ALL HIS SONS A NOVELLA AND NINE STORIES RAPHAEL, FREDERIC JIM IORIO THE AUTHOR/SCREENWRITER LOOKS AT THE FILM INDUSTRY AND AT PEOPLE IN A VARIETY OF NOVEL WAYS.   THE TITLE NOVELLA CONCERNS TWO BROTHERS - A BLUNT FILM PRODUCER AND A WAVERING FILM PROFESSOR - IN CONFLICT OVER THEIR FATHER'S SUSPICIOUS DEATH.© 1999
EN4 7864 FABULOUS SMALL JEWS STORIES EPSTEIN, JOSEPH ELLEN DAVID THESE SHORT STORIES OFFER INCISIVE SOCIAL EXAMINATION INTO THE LIVES OF ARTISTS, WRITERS, A COMMODITIES TRADER, A CONCERT PIANIST, LAWYERS, AND OTHERS WHO ARE ALL AT TURNING POINTS IN THEIR LIVES.  THE STORIES EXPLORE UNIVERSAL CONCEPTS CONCERNING TALENT, IDENTITY, THE DESPERATION OF UNFULFILLED DESIRES, AND THE COMPLEXITY OF FAMILY LOVE.© 2003
EN4 7865 BUMMY DAVIS VS. MURDER, INC. THE RISE & FALL OF THE JEWISH MAFIA & AN ILL-FATED PRIZEFIGHER ROSS, RON AUDREY FLAMBERG THE FACT-BASED STORY OF AL "BUMMY" DAVIS, NE ALBERT ABRAHAM DAVIDOFF, WHO GREW UP IN THE BROWNSVILLE SECTION OF BROOKLYN DURING THE GREAT DEPRESSION TO BECOME A CHAMPION BOXER BUT WAS SMEARED BY THE PRESS BECAUSE OF THE FALSE ASSUMPTION THAT HE WAS INVOLVED WITH "MURDER, INC.," THE PROHIBITION-ERA MOBSTERS AND BOOTLEGGERS, INCLUDING HIS OLDER BROTHER.© 2003
EN4 7867 BE MY KNIFE GROSSMAN, DAVID CHARLES ROEMER A NEUROTIC, COMPULSIVE, RARE-BOOKS DEALER SEES A BEAUTIFUL, MYSTERIOUS WOMAN AT A CLASS REUNION AND, BECOMING OBSESSED WITH HER, WRITES A PASSIONATE LETTER TO WHICH SHE ACTUALLY RESPONDS.  AN ONGOING CORRESPONDENCE ENSUES.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY VERED ALMOG AND MAYA GURANTZ. © 2001
EN4 7869 INTRODUCTION TO JUDAISM DE LANGE, NICHOLAS ERIKA SCOTT A BRITISH RABBI PRESENTS A THOROUGH OVERVIEW OF JEWISH HISTORY, THOUGHT, AND CULTURE, INCLUDING THE CHARACTERISTICS OF RELIGIOUS PRACTICE AND IDENTITY IN JUDAISM'S VARIOUS ERAS, LOCALES, AND MOVEMENTS, BOTH PAST AND PRESENT.  A GLOSSARY, CHRONOLOGY, AND OTHER REFERENCE MATERIALS MAKE THE BOOK APPROACHABLE TO READERS OF ALL BACKGROUNDS.  © 2000 
EN4 7872 CLUB REVELATION APPEL, ALLAN MAY BURROWS  WISECRACKS FLY WHILE REAL CRACKS APPEAR IN THE MARITAL FOUNDATIONS OF THREE JEWISH/CHRISTIAN COUPLES WHEN A SOUTHERN EVANGELIST OPENS A RESTAURANT IN THE GROUND FLOOR OF THEIR UPPER WEST SIDE BROWNSTONE, HOPING TO ATTRACT JEWS TO CHRISTIANITY THROUGH FINE COOKING. © 2001
EN4 7873 COLD HEART AN ALEX DELAWARE NOVEL KELLERMAN, JONATHAN SUSAN HENDERSON PSYCHOLOGIST-SLEUTH DR. ALEX DELAWARE TEAMS UP ONCE AGAIN WITH LAPD HOMICIDE DETECTIVE MILO STURGIS TO STOP A MURDERER WHO PREYS ON RISING ARTISTS AND MUSICIANS. © 2003
EN4 7878 TOWARD A MEANINGFUL LIFE THE WISDOM OF THE REBBE SCHNEERSON, MENACHEM MENDEL MARCIA STERN RABBI SCHNEERSON, AFFECTIONATELY KNOWN AS "THE REBBE," LED THE LUBAVITCH SECT FROM THE ASHES OF THE HOLOCAUST TO WORLDWIDE SUCCESS AS THE BEST KNOWN CHASSIDIC MOVEMENT TODAY.  THIS POSTHUMOUS COLLECTION OF HIS THOUGHTS AND TEACHINGS ON ALL ASPECTS OF LIFE WERE COMPILED BY SIMON JACOBSON TO CONVEY HIS MESSAGE OF LOVE, PRODUCTIVITY, EDUCATION, AND VIRTUE, ALL WITH THE GRACE OF A GOOD AND LOVING GOD, TO JEWS AND NON-JEWS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE. © 1995
EN4 7879 JEWISH MOTHERS TELL THEIR STORIES ACTS OF LOVE AND COURAGE SIEGEL, RACHEL JOSEFOWITZ ET AL., ED LILA STERN   AS JEWISH PROFESSIONALS IN PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIAL WORK, THE EDITORS (SIEGEL, WITH ELLEN COLE AND SUSAN STEINBERG-OREN) SEEK TO PORTRAY HOW JEWISH MOTHERS CREATE A FAMILY LIFE, AND WISH TO PRESENT WOMEN AS INDIVIDUALS AND NOT REFLECTIONS OF THE JEWISH-MOTHER STEREOTYPE. THE CONTRIBUTORS COME FROM ALL SORTS OF FAMILY SITUATIONS, INCLUDING SINGLE MOTHERS, MOTHERS WITH DISABLED CHILDREN, ORTHODOX, INTERMARRIED, ETC.  © 2000
EN4 7880 COMMITTED MARRIAGE A GUIDE TO FINDING A SOUL MATE AND BUILDING A RELATIONSHIP.. JUNGREIS, ESTHER, REBBETZIN ALYCE DOMENITZ  THROUGH TIMELESS BIBLICAL WISDOM: THE POPULAR TEACHER, COUNSELOR, AND MATCHMAKER OFFERS ADVICE FROM JEWISH SCRIPTURE AND LITURGY TO HELP TODAY'S SINGLES AND COUPLES COPE WITH MARITAL ISSUES.  EACH CHAPTER FOCUSES ON A PARTICULAR CHALLENGE, FROM FINDING A SOUL MATE TO RAISING CHILDREN TO GROWING OLD. © 2002
EN4 7881 DREAM HOUSE KRICH, ROCHELLE TANYA SHERMAN MOLLY BLUME, ORTHODOX JEWISH NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST, RETURNS TO INVESTIGATE ESCALATING ACTS OF VANDALISM - AND MURDER - IN LOS ANGELES COMMUNITIES WHERE PRESERVATIONISTS AND DEVELOPERS ARE CLASHING. © 2003
EN4 7882 HAUNTED SMILE THE STORY OF JEWISH COMEDIANS IN AMERICA EPSTEIN, LAWRENCE J. STEVEN SCHREIBER A PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH DOCUMENTS THE JEWISH COMEDIANS WORKING IN AMERICA FROM THE 1890S TO THE TURN OF THE 21ST CENTURY, THE INFLUENCES THAT SHAPED THEIR COMEDY, AND HOW THEY THEMSELVES INFLUENCED ENTERTAINMENT AND THE NEW MEDIA. QUOTES FROM CLASSIC ROUTINES © 2001
EN4 7883 LISTEN TO YOUR MESSAGES AND OTHER OBSERVATIONS ON CONTEMPORARY JEWISH LIFE FRAND, YISSOCHER, RABBI MICHAEL NUSSBAUM THE AUTHOR PRESENTS A SERIES OF "CONVERSATIONS" TO PROVIDE TORAH-BASED PRACTICAL ADVICE ON MANY OF TODAY'S TROUBLING ISSUES, FROM FAMILIES AND HMOS TO THE TENSION BETWEEN JEWISH LIFE AND A "BOTTOM LINE" SOCIETY. © 1999
EN4 7884 RABBI AND THE HIT MAN A TRUE TALE OF MURDER, PASSION, & THE SHATTERD FAITH OF A CONG. MAGIDA, ARTHUR J. DAVID COLP A JOURNALIST'S ACCOUNT OF AN ADULTEROUS NEW JERSEY RABBI WHO HAD HIS WIFE MURDERED.  IN ADDITION TO REPORTING THE FACTS, THE AUTHOR EXPLORES THE TROUBLING QUESTIONS THAT ARISE WHEN RELIGIOUS LEADERS FALL FROM GRACE. © 2003
EN4 7886 MERCHANT OF VENGEANCE HAWKE, SIMON KATHY FORD THE FOURTH IN A SERIES OF MYSTERIES SET IN SHAKESPEARE'S ENGLAND, THIS TIME YOUNG WILL SHAKESPEARE AND HIS COMPANION, TUCK SMYTHE, SET OFF TO RESEARCH JEWS FOR A NEW PLAY, AND STUMBLE ACROSS STAR-CROSSED LOVERS, ANTI-SEMITISM, AND MURDER.  © 2003
EN4 7887 LIBERATED BRIDE YEHOSHUA, A. B. JAN BURRELL A HAIFA PROFESSOR AND HIS DISTRICT JUDGE WIFE PONDER THE MYSTERY OF THEIR SON'S FAILED MARRIAGE AFTER ATTENDING THE WEDDING OF AN ARAB GRADUATE STUDENT WHO DOES RESEARCH WITH THE PROFESSOR. WHAT BEGINS AS A BITTERSWEET COMEDY OF DOMESTIC MANNERS AMONG ISRAEL'S INTELLIGENTSIA BECOMES A SEARCHING EXPLORATION OF A POLITICALLY DIVIDED SOCIETY IN WHICH DECENT PEOPLE, BOTH JEWS AND ARABS, TRY TO LIVE PEACEABLY WITH EACH OTHER. TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH BY HILLEL HALKIN. © 2003
EN4 7889 REAL JEWS SECULAR VS. ULTRA-ORTH. & TH STRUGGLE FOR JEWISH IDENTITY IN ISR EFRON, NOAH J. JANET KALISH IN ISRAEL, THE ULTRA-ORTHODOX SEE THEMSELVES AS THE MORE AUTHENTIC JEWS BECAUSE THEY CLING TO THE OLD WAYS, BUT THEY ARE HARSHLY CRITICIZED BY SECULAR JEWS, WHO IDENTIFY WITH THE STRONG, MODERN JEW WHO RECLAIMED THE WILDERNESS AND SERVES IN THE MILITARY TO PROTECT THE STATE. PROFESSOR EFRON EXPLORES THE ORIGIN OF THE TENSION BETWEEN THESE GROUPS, AND SEES IT AS A SIGN OF SHATTERED CONFIDENCE IN THE ZIONIST VISION. © 2003
EN4 7890 PURE ELEMENT OF TIME BE'ER, HAIM ARLINE KEMPNER THIS BOOK CAN BE CONSIDERED AN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL FICTION OR A FICTIONALIZED AUTOBIOGRAPHY.  IT TELLS OF THE AUTHOR'S DEVELOPMENT AS A WRITER IN THREE TRIPTYCH-LIKE SECTIONS; THE MAIN SECTION ABOUT GROWING UP AS THE ONLY CHILD OF HIS PARENTS' TROUBLED, ORTHODOX MARRIAGE IS FRAMED BY SECTIONS ABOUT HIS DEVOUT, STORYTELLING GRANDMOTHER AND ABOUT HIS FIRST STEPS AS A WRITER AFTER HIS FATHER'S DEATH.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW (1998)  BY BARBARA HARSHAV. © 2003
EN4 7891 FROM AGE-ING TO SAGE-ING A PROFOUND NEW VISION OF GROWING OLDER SCHACHTER-SHALOMI, ZALMAN MARY ANN DEROSA BASED ON HIS OWN EXPERIENCES, REB ZALMAN HAS CREATED SPIRITUAL ELDERING--A SOCIAL ACTIVISM, AWARENESS, AND MENTORING PROGRAM TO HELP PEOPLE WELCOME THE AGING PROCESS, RATHER THAN DREADING IT AS HE ONCE DID.  © 1995
EN4 7892 JEWS OF PRIME TIME ZURAWIK, DAVID AMY AVERSA IN A TIME WHEN SO MANY TELEVISION NETWORKS AND WRITERS WERE JEWISH, WHY WERE THERE SO FEW IDENTIFIABLY JEWISH CHARACTERS ON TV?  A TV CRITIC AND HISTORIAN INVESTIGATES, INTERVIEWING EXECUTIVES, PRODUCERS, AND ACTORS, AND ANALYZING SHOWS AND THEIR CHARACTERS. © 2003
EN4 7893 BREZNITZ LAPID, HAIM LLOYD MOSS REJECTED BY HIS LOVER AND RECOVERING FROM A NEAR-FATAL CAR CRASH, BREZNITZ RETURNS TO HIS POLICE UNIT AND IS ASSIGNED TO INVESTIGATE AN UNUSUAL MURDER.  AN UNIDENTIFIED MAN IS FOUND NEAR JERUSALEM; AN ARAB SUSPECT IS APPREHENDED AND QUICKLY CONFESSES.  BREZNITZ, HOWEVER, IS NOT CONVINCED THAT HE IS THE REAL KILLER. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW (1992) BY YAEL LOTAN, © 2000
EN4 7895 CONSPIRACY CLUB KELLERMAN, JONATHAN MARILYN BECK PSYCHOLOGIST JEREMY CARTER DATED A NURSE AT HIS HOSPITAL WHO WAS THEN MURDERED BY A SERIAL KILLER, AND THE POLICE SEEMED TO SUSPECT HIM.  TO PROVE HIS INNOCENCE AND FOR HIS OWN PEACE OF MIND, JEREMY MUST SOLVE THE MYSTERY.  HE IS ENCOURAGED BY AN OLDER DOCTOR WHO INVOLVES HIM IN A CRYPTIC SECRET SOCIETY.  © 2003
EN4 7899 PITCHING MY TENT ON MARRIAGE, MOTHERHOOD, FRIENDSHIP, AND OTHER LEAPS OF FAITH DIAMANT, ANITA MARCY CHELMOW THE POPULAR AUTHOR PRESENTS A COLLECTION OF PERSONAL HER NEWSPAPER AND MAGAZINE COLUMNS. LIKE A JEWISH ANNA QUINDLEN, SHE USES THESE ESSAYS TO DISCUSS UNIVERSAL THEMES OF FAMILY AND RELATIONSHIPS. © 2003
EN4 7901 DIALOGUES OF TIME AND ENTROPY STOLLMAN, ARYEH LEV SHIRLEY KALB IN THIS COLLECTION OF SHORT STORIES, SET IN ISRAEL, CANADA, AND THE U.S.A., JEWISH CHARACTERS - ESPECIALLY WRITERS AND SCIENTISTS - FIND URGENT MORAL DILEMMAS AT THE INTERSECTION OF FAMILY, FAITH AND SCIENCE. © 2003
EN4 7903 WHO KILLED DANIEL PEARL? LEVY, BERNARD-HENRI LLOYD MOSS FRENCH DIPLOMAT, PHILOSOPHER, AND JOURNALIST INVESTIGATES THE BRUTAL, ON-CAMERA KIDNAPPING AND BEHEADING OF WALL STREET JOURNAL REPORTER DANIEL PEARL DURING THE WAR AGAINST THE TALIBAN IN AFGHANISTAN.  WAS HE MURDERED BECAUSE HE WAS AMERICAN AND JEWISH, OR BECAUSE HE KNEW TOO MUCH?  TRANSLATED FROM FRENCH BY JAMES X. MITCHELL. © 2003
EN4 7907 ONE DAY IN SEPTEMBER THE FULL STORY OF THE 1972 MUNICH OLYMPICS MASSACRE... REEVE, SIMON JEREMY HANDELMAN AN INVESTIGATIVE REPORTER, USING THOUSANDS OF NEWLY RELEASED DOCUMENTS AND HUNDREDS OF INTERVIEWS, OFFERS A NEW ACCOUNT NOT ONLY OF THE ACTUAL KIDNAPPING AND MURDER OF 11 ISRAELI ATHLETES BY THE PLO, BUT ALSO OF A FAILED GERMAN RESCUE ATTEMPT AND ISRAEL'S RESPONSE TO THOSE RESPONSIBLE. THE BOOK ALSO BECAME AN ACADEMY AWARD WINNING DOCUMENTARY FILM. © 2000
EN4 7908 KILL TWO BIRDS & GET STONED FRIEDMAN, KINKY DIANE LIPMAN  GREENWICH VILLAGE AUTHOR WALTER SNOW IS CAUGHT UP IN A SERIES OF PRANKS AGAINST CORPORATE SPRAWL, WHICH SOON SPIN OUR OF CONTROL. © 2003
EN4 7909 SANDY KOUFAX: A LEFTY'S LEGACY LEAVY, JANE BEN OLIVER A SPORTS WRITER INTERVIEWED SOME OF THE MOST FAMOUS NAMES IN BASEBALL FOR THIS BIO OF THE CY YOUNG AWARD WINNING BROOKLYN DODGER, FAMED FOR HIS REFUSAL TO PLAY ON YOM KIPPUR AS MUCH AS FOR HIS MODESTY, GOOD LOOKS, AND AMAZING PITCHING SKILLS. © 2003
EN4 7913 SIX DAYS OF WAR JUNE 1967 AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN MIDDLE EAST OREN, MICHAEL B. WIN ROBBINS AN EXPERT IN MIDDLE-EASTERN HISTORY AND DIPLOMACY PRESENTS A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE SIX DAY WAR, CASTING IT AS BOTH A LOCAL STRUGGLE AND A CRITICAL COLD WAR EPISODE.  WHILE HE SEES THE WAR AS INEVITABLE BY THE LATE 1960S, HE ALSO VIEWS IT AS THE CATALYST FOR MUCH OF WHAT HAS HAPPENED SINCE.  © 2002
EN4 7914 WORLD ACCORDING TO ITZIK: SELECTED POETRY AND PROSE MANGER, ITZIK ARLENE KEMPNER THE FIRST FULL-LENGTH ANTHOLOGY OF THE POETRY, FICTION, AND CRITICISM WRITTEN BY "THE SHELLEY OF YIDDISH."  TRANSLATED AND EDITED BY LEONARD WOLF, WITH INTRODUCTION BY DAVID G. ROSKIES AND LEONARD WOLF. © 2002
EN4 7915 JEWISH BRIGADE AN ARMY WITH TWO MASTERS, 1944-45 BECKMAN, MORRIS RABBI MARTIN COOPER IN 1944, IN THE FACE OF PUBLIC PRESSURE, THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT FORMED AN OFFICIAL JEWISH BRIGADE. AFTER THE THIRD REICH HAD SURRENDERED, SOME MEMBERS OF THE JEWISH BRIGADE EMBARKED ON AN UNAUTHORIZED "REVENGE" MISSION AGAINST NAZIS. THIS BOOK TRACES THE HISTORY AND ACTIVITY OF THE JEWISH BRIGADE AND PROVIDES INSIGHTS INTO THE SUBSEQUENT STRUGGLE FOR ISRAELI INDEPENDENCE. © 1999
EN4 7916 43 GROUP THE UNTOLD STORY OF THEIR FIGHT AGAINST FACISM (null) RABBI MARTIN COOPER THE AUTHOR WAS ONE OF THE FOUNDERS OF THIS GROUP OF BRITISH-JEWISH VETERANS WHO BANDED TOGETHER TO FIGHT OSWALD MOSLEY'S NEO-NAZI FACIST MOVEMENT IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AFTER WORLD WAR II. © 2000
EN4 7918 STEALING FOR A LIVING AN EMMA PRICE MYSTERY RAND, NAOMI TANYA SHERMAN THE SECOND IN A SERIES ABOUT AN INVESTIGATOR WITH THE CAPITAL DEFENDER'S OFFICE, THIS NOVEL FINDS EMMA JUGGLING HER JOB AND HER ROLE AS A NEWLY SINGLE MOTHER WHEN AN OLD FAMILY FRIEND, WHO IS A CONTROVERSIAL ACTIVIST, IS MURDERED. © 2003
EN4 7919 SIXTH LAMENTATION BRODRICK, WILLIAM LLOYD MOSS DURING WORLD WAR II, AGNES HELPED SMUGGLE JEWISH CHILDREN TO SAFETY UNTIL HER GROUP WAS EXPOSED BY AN SS OFFICER. FIFTY YEARS LATER, IT TURNS OUT THAT THE NAZI HAS BEEN GIVEN SANCTUARY BY THE CHURCH.  BY NOW AGNES IS TERMINALLY ILL, SO IT FALLS TO HER GRANDDAUGHTER LUCY AND FATHER ANSELM TO UNCOVER THE WHOLE STORY. © 2003
EN4 7922 STREET DREAMS KELLERMAN, FAYE MARILYN BECK PETER DECKER AND RINA LAZARUS RETURN WHEN DECKER'S DAUGHTER CINDY, NOW AN LAPD OFFICER HERSELF, FINDS AN ABANDONED BABY IN A DUMPSTER.  THE DECKERS' INVESTIGATION IS COMPLICATED BY LEFTOVER EMOTIONAL TRAUMA FROM THEIR MOST RECENT CASES, AS WELL AS BY RINA'S QUEST TO SOLVE THE DECADES-OLD MURDER OF HER GRANDMOTHER IN GERMANY. BUT CINDY IS ASSISTED BY A HANDSOME ETHIOPIAN-JEWISH MALE NURSE. © 2003
EN4 7923 TATTOOED GIRL OATES, JOYCE CAROL KATHY FORD THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN JOSHUA SEIGL, A SUCCESSFUL BUT RECLUSIVE AUTHOR IN FAILING HEALTH, AND HIS NEW ASSISTANT, ALMA BUSCH, A TROUBLED BUT ATTRACTIVE YOUNG WOMAN WITH BIZARRE TATTOOS AND A PAINFUL PAST.  © 2003
EN4 7928 GENIUS OF GENESIS A PSYCHOANALYST AND RABBI EXAMINES THE FIRST BOOK OF THE BIBLE SHULMAN, DENNIS G. MARYANN DEROSA DRAWING ON HIS PERSPECTIVE AS BOTH A RABBI AND A CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST, RABBI SHULMAN, PH.D., OFFERS THIS INTERPRETATION IN THE HOPE THAT WE CAN FIND OURSELVES IN THE WISDOM THAT IS GENESIS. © 2003
EN4 7931 HOT CHOCOLATE AT HANSELMANN'S LOY, ROSETTA ARLENE KEMPNER LORENZA REVISITS MEMORIES SHE ONLY VAGUELY UNDERSTOOD AS A CATHOLIC CHILD IN ITALY ON THE EVE OF WORLD WAR II.  WHAT SEEMED LIKE A FAMILY AFFAIR INVOLVING HER MOTHER, HER FATHER'S JEWISH FRIEND, AND HER AUNT IN SWITZERLAND TURNED OUT TO BE A MICROCOSM OF THE TRAGEDY OF ITALY'S JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST. PART OF THE EUROPEAN WOMAN WRITERS SERIES, THIS BOOK WAS TRANSLATED FROM ITALIAN BY GREGORY CONTI. © 2003
EN4 7934 TERRORIST HUNTER: THE EXTRAORDINARY STORY OF A WOMAN WHO WENT UNDERCOVER TO INFILTRATE THE RADICAL ISLAMIC GROUPS OPERATING IN AMERICA ANONYMOUS DINA STERNBERG THE AUTHOR IS AN IRAQI JEW WHO ESCAPED TO ISRAEL AFTER SADDAM HUSSEIN'S REGIME EXECUTED HER FATHER.  NOW LIVING IN NEW YORK, HER BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE HAVE HELPED HER BECOME A COUNTERTERRORISM EXPERT, AND SHE HAS UNCOVERED INFORMATION THAT THE FBI MISSED. BECAUSE OF HER UNDERCOVER WORK, HER NAME HAS BEEN KEPT SECRET. © 2003
EN4 7935 HOURS AFTER LETTERS OF LOVE AND LONGING IN WAR'S AFTERMATH KLEIN, GERDA WEISSMANN; KLEIN, KURT RITA ROSEN & CRAIG DAVENPORT GERDA AND KURT MET IN MAY, 1945, WHEN SHE WAS A HOLOCAUST DEATH MARCH SURVIVOR AND HE WAS AN AMERICAN SOLDIER.  THEY FELL IN LOVE BUT WERE SEPARATED SHORTLY AFTER GETTING ENGAGED.  THESE ARE THE LETTERS THEY WROTE TO EACH OTHER FOR THE NEXT YEAR, UNTIL THEY WERE REUNITED AND MARRIED IN PARIS. © 2000
EN4 7936 OLD MEN AT MIDNIGHT POTOK, CHAIM MAY BURROWS  A TRILOGY OF RELATED NOVELLAS ABOUT A WOMAN WHOSE LIFE TOUCHES THREE VERY DIFFERENT MEN, AND THE IMPACT THESE MEN HAVE ON HER LIFE. © 2001
EN4 7937 TEMPLE ITS SYMBOLISM AND MEANING THEN AND NOW BERMAN, JOSHUA WIN ROBINS THE ANCIENT TEMPLE IN JERUSALEM WAS NOT ONLY THE CENTRAL INSTITUTION, BUT ALSO THE CENTRAL CONCEPT THAT BINDS AND ORGANIZES ALL OTHERS. THE AUTHOR SHOWS HOW IT RELATES TO SUCH NOTIONS AS SHABBAT, THE LAND OF ISRAEL, MONARCHY, JEWISH INDEPENDENCE AND SOVEREIGNTY, EDUCATION, JUSTICE, COVENANT, SINAI, EDEN, THE JEWISH RELATIONSHIP TO THE GENTILE WORLD, AND TO GOD. © 1995
EN4 7938 DEATH IN VIENNA SILVA, DANIEL MARILYN BECK GABRIEL ALLON, ART RESTORER AND SOMETIME SPY, RETURNS IN A THIRD BOOK, THIS TIME ON A MISSION TO VIENNA TO INVESTIGATE A BOMBING. THE CONSPIRACY HE UNCOVERS HITS CLOSE TO HOME WHEN HIS MOTHER'S NAZI TORTURER, STILL ALIVE, IS CONNECTED TO THE CASE. © 2004
EN4 7941 ADJUSTING SIGHTS SABATO, HAIM STEVEN SCHREIBER HAIM AND DOV SERVE TOGETHER IN THE YOM KIPPUR WAR, BUT ARE SEPARATED IN THE CHAOS OF BATTLE. HAIM, HOME ON LEAVE, STRUGGLES TO COME TO TERMS WITH HIS EXPERIENCES AND TURNS TO HIS RELIGIOUS FAITH, NOT KNOWING WHAT HAPPENED TO HIS FRIEND. HAIM MUST ADJUST NOT ONLY THE SIGHTS OF HIS TANK, BUT ALSO HIS VIEW OF THE WORLD. SAPIR PRIZE WINNER, TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY HILLEL HALKIN © 2003
EN4 7942 JEWISH CONTINUITY IN AMERICA CREATIVE SURVIVAL IN A FREE SOCIETY KARP, ABRAHAM J. ZIPPORAH PORTUGAL PROFESSOR KARP IDENTIFIES AND EXAMINES THREE REASONS FOR AMERICAN JUDAISM'S CONTINUING VITALITY:  THE SYNAGOGUE, THE RABBINATE, AND JEWISH RELIGIOUS PLURALISM, WHICH ITSELF FITS INTO THE LARGER PICTURE OF AMERICAN RELIGIOUS PLURALISM. © 1998
EN4 7944 STARS OF DAVID  ROCK 'N' ROLL'S JEWISH STORIES BENARDE, SCOTT R. BARBARA FEINSTEIN INSPIRED BY A BACKSTAGE CHAT WITH DAVID LEE ROTH (WHO LEARNED TO SING FOR HIS BAR-MITZVAH), A ROCK MUSIC REVIEWER INVESTIGATES THE JEWISH CONTRIBUTION TO THE GENRE.  IN SOME 60 CHRONOLOGICALLY ARRANGED INTERVIEWS, HE EXPLORES HOW THE JEWISHNESS OF SOME NOTEWORTHY MUSICIANS INFLUENCED ROCK 'N' ROLL.  © 2003
EN4 7945 HOUSE OF JACOB COURTINE-DENAMY, SYLVIE AMY AVERSA THE AUTHOR TRACES HER FAMILY'S HISTORY FROM THE SPANISH INQUISITION TO SALONIKA, CONSTANTINOPLE, VIENNA, PARIS, AMERICA, ISRAEL, AND AUSCHWITZ.  WHILE TIME AND PLACE SEPARATE THE GENERATIONS, THEY REMAIN CONNECTED THROUGH THEIR LADINO LANGUAGE AND SEPHARDIC CULTURE, WHICH SHE PRESENTS AS A COUNTERPOINT TO THE DOMINANT ASHKENAZI-JEWISH IDENTITY.  TRANSLATED FROM THE 2001 FRENCH BY WILLIAM SAYERS  © 2003
EN4 7947 PUSHING TIME AWAY MY GRANDFATHER AND THE TRAGEDY OF JEWISH VIENNA SINGER, PETER JUDITH BASES THE SCHOLAR DAVID OPPENHEIM WAS A COLLEAGUE OF FREUD AND ADLER, BUT DIED IN THE HOLOCAUST. HIS GRANDSON, A PROFESSOR OF BIOETHICS, NEVER KNEW HIM, AND USED MANY DOCUMENTS TO LEARN ABOUT HIM. WHILE SINGER FOUND MANY PARALLELS BETWEEN HIS GRANDFATHER'S THINKING AND HIS OWN, HE ALSO LEARNED A LOT ABOUT THE INTELLECTUAL AND CULTURAL HISTORY OF PRE-WAR VIENNA AND ITS PSYCHOANALYTIC CIRCLE. © 2003
EN4 7948 BLOOD-DIMMED TIDE DISPATCHES FROM THE MIDDLE EAST ELON, AMOS ELLEN DAVID A COLLECTION OF ESSAYS AND ARTICLES WRITTEN DURING THE 30 YEARS SINCE THE SIX DAY WAR, DEALING WITH ISRAEL AND POLITICS, THE INTIFADA, THE PEACE PROCESS, PROFILES OF JEWISH AND ARAB LEADERS. © 1997
EN4 7949 MIGHTY HEART THE BRAVE LIFE AND DEATH OF MY HUSBAND PEARL, MARIANE MARGARET ROSSI THE WIDOW OF MURDERED WALL STREET JOURNAL REPORTER DANIEL PEARL DESCRIBES HIS KIDNAPPING, THE INTERNATIONAL EFFORT SHE LED TO RESCUE HIM, AND THROUGH THIS EFFORT, NEW KNOWLEDGE OF THE TERRORISTS' METHODS, IDEOLOGY, AND RUTHLESS VIOLENCE.  SHE GOES ON TO TELL THE STORY OF THEIR LIFE TOGETHER AND THEIR SHARED IDEALS, INCLUDING A BELIEF IN THE IMPORTANCE OF GOOD REPORTING. WITH SARAH CRICHTON © 2003
EN4 7950 JEWISH CONTRIBUTION TO THE 20TH CENTURY SYMONS, ALAN RHODA KAHN   SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF 1000 JEWISH PEOPLE - LIVING AND DEAD - WHO HAVE MADE SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTIONS IN ALL AREAS OF ENDEAVOR. © 1997
EN4 7953 POLLUTION IN A PROMISED LAND AN ENVIRONMENTAL HISTORY OF ISRAEL TAL, ALON WIN ROBBINS ISRAEL'S TREMENDOUS BOOM IN IMMIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT OVER THE LAST CENTURY HAS CAUSED THE LAND OF MILK AND HONEY TO DEVELOP ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS ON PAR WITH MANY OTHER NATIONS.  AGAINST A BACKDROP OF WATER SHORTAGES, RELIGIOUS BELIEFS, NATIONAL SECURITY, AND THE PRESERVATION OF ANTIQUITIES, DR. TAL, A LAWYER WITH A DOCTORATE IN PUBLIC HEALTH, PUTS THE ISSUES INTO HISTORICAL CONTEXT. © 2002
EN4 7954 SOLDIER OF PEACE THE LIFE OF YITZHAK RABIN 1922-1995 KURZMAN, DAN ELANNA D. OSDOB AN INTIMATE AND COMPREHENSIVE BIOGRAPHY OF THE ASSASSINATED ISRAELI LEADER, FROM HIS CHILDHOOD AS A SHY, TROUBLED BOY TO HIS POLITICAL CAREER ON THE WORLD STAGE.  THE PRIZE-WINNING AUTHOR IS A JOURNALIST WHO SHARED A LONG PROFESSIONAL FRIENDSHIP WITH MR. RABIN. © 1998
EN4 7956 GOD'S SACRED TONGUE HEBREW & THE AMERICAN IMAGINATION GOLDMAN, SHALOM GROUP SINCE COLONIAL TIMES, AMERICA HAS BEEN PERCEIVED AS A WESTERN PROMISED LAND WITH EMOTIONAL, SPIRITUAL, AND PHYSICAL LINKS TO THE PROMISED LAND OF THE BIBLE. EVIDENCE FROM SCHOLARSHIP, DIPLOMACY, JOURNALISM, HIGHER EDUCATION, AND THE ARTS SHOW THAT THIS PERCEPTION IS LINKED TO THE ROLE HEBREW AND THE BIBLE HAVE PLAYED IN AMERICAN CULTURAL HISTORY. © 2004
EN4 7958 MOTHERS, SISTERS, RESISTERS ORAL HISTORIES OF WOMEN WHO SURVIVED THE HOLOCAUST GUREWITSCH, BRANA, BONNIE, ED. ELLEN DAVID TWENTY FIVE WOMEN SHARE THEIR PERSONAL STORIES. THE INTERVIEWER, A NOTE HOLOCAUST SCHOLAR, CORROBORATES THEIR STORIES AND SUPPLIES EXPLANATORY FACTS TO HIGHLIGHT THE PARTICULAR EXPERIENCES UNIQUE TO FEMALE SURVIVORS. © 1998
EN4 7960 SEVEN BLESSINGS KING, RUCHAMA ROXANNE KLEIMAN NAMED FOR THE RITUAL BLESSINGS OF THE JEWISH WEDDING CEREMONY, THIS ROMANTIC NOVEL, SET IN PRESENT DAY JERUSALEM, FOLLOWS THE COMPLICATED LIVES OF FIVE ORTHODOX WOMEN AND MEN - INCLUDING TWO MATCHMAKERS - WHOSE SEARCH FOR A SOUL MATE MIRRORS THEIR SEARCH FOR GOD.  © 2003
EN4 7961 MIRACLE OF THE SEVENTH DAY A GUIDE TO TH SPIRIT MEANG, SIG, & WKLY PRACTICE OF TH J SABBATH STEINSALTZ, ADIN, RABBI ROXANNE KLEIMAN JUST AS THE HAGGADAH IS THE GUIDE BOOK TO THE PASSOVER SEDER, WITH ITS STEP-BY-STEP DIRECTIONS AND EXPLANATIONS, THIS BOOK IS A SIMPLE BUT THOROUGH GUIDE TO THE AT-HOME CELEBRATION OF THE ENTIRE SABBATH DAY, WITH PRAYERS, SONGS, AND COMMENTARY FROM THIS NOTED SCHOLAR. © 2003
EN4 7962 SINGING FIRE NATTEL, LILIAN TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN TWO JEWISH RUNAWAYS IN 1890S LONDON STRUGGLE TO SURVIVE, UNITED BY A CHILD THAT ONE GIVES BIRTH TO, AND THE OTHER ONE RAISES. © 2004
EN4 7963 SAM SPIEGEL THE LIFE AND TIMES OF HOLLYWOOD'S MOST ICONOCLASTIC PRODUCER... FRASER-CAVASSONI, NATASHA HOWELL MAYER SPIEGEL, A NATIVE OF JAROSLAV IN WESTERN GALICIA, ARRIVED IN AMERICA AS A PENNILESS REFUGEE.  CHARMING, RUTHLESS, AND LARGER-THAN-LIFE, HE BECAME A SUCCESSFUL MOVIE PRODUCER, WINNING AN ASTONISHING TWENTY-FIVE OSCARS. HIS FILMS INCLUDE THE AFRICAN QUEEN, ON THE WATERFRONT, AND LAWRENCE OF ARABIA. THE AUTHOR OF THIS BIOGRAPHY WORKED WITH HIM ON HIS PRODUCTION OF BETRAYAL. © 2003
EN4 7964 SEPHARAD MUÑOZ MOLINA, ANTONIO ROZ DLUTMAN INSTEAD OF FOLLOWING A LINEAR NARRATIVE, THIS NOVEL CONTAINS 17 CHAPTERS LINKED BY THEME AND SUBJECT, IN WHICH READERS MEET MEN AND WOMEN - BOTH REAL AND IMAGINED - IN THE SHADOW OF THE HOLOCAUST AND THE REGIMES OF STALIN AND FRANCO.  THE AUTHOR USES THIS DEVICE TO CONVEY THE UNFATHOMABLE HORROR AND GRIEF OF THE ERA, AWAKENING EMPATHY BY ILLUMINATING THE PSYCHES OF THE DISPLACED AND THE TORTURED. TRANSLATED FROM SPANISH BY MARGARET SAYERS PEDEN © 2001
EN4 7965 WISE MEN AND THEIR TALES PORTRAITS OF BIBLICAL, TALMUDIC, AND HASIDIC MASTERS WIESEL, ELIE DIANE LIPMAN  BASED ON A SERIES OF LECTURES, THESE SKETCHES OF BIBLICAL MEN - AND WOMEN - AND TALMUDIC AND HASIDIC RABBIS ARE ACCOMPANIED BY WIESEL'S UNIQUE INSIGHT, ANALYSIS, AND HUMOR, WHICH HE OFFERS AS A TRIBUTE TO THE COMMENTARY OF RASHI. © 2003
EN4 7970 DANTE'S EQUATION JENSEN, JANE ANDRA MILLER DURING WWII, PHYSICIST AND KABBALIST (MYSTIC) RABBI YOSEF KOBINSKI VANISHED FROM AUSCHWITZ IN A BLINDING FLASH OF LIGHT. DECADES LATER, A RABBI WHO FOUND KOBINSKI'S NAME HIDDEN IN TORAH CODE, A PHYSICIST RESEARCHING HIS MATHEMATICAL CODE TO EXPLAIN GOOD AND EVIL, AND NUMEROUS OTHER PARTIES MEET TO SOLVE AN ASTONISHING RIDDLE.  BUT GOVERNMENT AGENTS AND OTHERS ARE TRYING TO STOP THEM.  © 2003
EN4 7975 FURIES EBERSTADT, FERNANDA SANDI SKODNIK THIRTY YEAR OLD GWEN HAS A PERFECT LIFE: AN EXCITING JOB, A NEW YORK APARTMENT, FAMILY MONEY, AND A "SUITABLE" BANKER BOYFRIEND. THEN SHE MEETS GIDEON, A SECULAR JEW AND THROWBACK TO THE 1970S. THEY FALL DESPERATELY IN LOVE, BUT THEIRS IS A COURTSHIP OF OPPOSITES.  WHEN PARENTHOOD INTRUDES ON THEIR BLISSFUL RELATIONSHIP, THEIR MARRIAGE SELF-DESTRUCTS. © 2003
EN4 7978 FOIGLMAN MEGGED, AHARON ARLENE KEMPNER SHMUEL FOIGLMAN, A YIDDISH POET AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, IS INSPIRED BY ZVI ARBEL'S WRITINGS ON JEWISH HISTORY TO SEND THE ISRAELI HISTORIAN A COLLECTION OF HIS POEMS.  WHEN ARBEL DECIDES TO HAVE THE POEMS TRANSLATED INTO HEBREW, THE TWO VERY DIFFERENT KINDS OF JEWS FORM AN UNLIKELY RELATIONSHIP, WHICH BECOMES AN OBSESSION FOR ARBEL, DRIVING A WEDGE BETWEEN HIM AND HIS WIFE.  TRANSLATED FROM THE 1987 HEBREW BY MARGANIT WEINBERGER-ROTMAN.  © 2003
EN4 7979 NEW RABBI A CONGREGATION SEARCHES FOR ITS LEADER FRIED, STEPHEN HIRLEY SOMMER FRIED WROTE THIS COMBINATION MEMOIR AND INVESTIGATIVE REPORT AFTER HIS FATHER DIED AND HE BEGAN SAYING KADDISH AT HAR ZION, A POPULAR CONSERVATIVE SYNAGOGUE IN PHILADELPHIA.  THERE HE RECONNECTED WITH HIS CHILDHOOD RABBI, THE RENOWNED GERALD WOLPE, WHO HAD JUST ANNOUNCED HIS RETIREMENT.  OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS, THE TWO MEN SHARED THEIR THOUGHTS ON LOSING THEIR FATHERS, AND FRIED DOCUMENTED THE CONTENTIOUS SEARCH FOR WOLPE'S REPLACEMENT. © 2002
EN4 7984 PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE JEWS DALIN, DAVID G.; KOLATCH, ALFRED J. GROUP IN CHAPTERS REPRESENTING EACH PRESIDENT FROM WASHINGTON TO CLINTON, THE AUTHORS OFFER BRIEF BIOS OF THE JEWISH CABINET MEMBERS, AMBASSADORS, AND SUPREME COURT JUSTICES WHO SERVED AT THE TIME.  ALSO INCLUDED ARE HISTORICAL ACCOUNTS AND EXCERPTS FROM LETTERS ABOUT THE ATTITUDES AND INTERACTIONS BETWEEN THE PRESIDENT AND THE JEWISH COMMUNITY. © 2000
EN4 7985 FIDDLER'S TALE HOW HOLLYWOOD AND VIVALDI DISCOVERED ME KAUFMAN, LOUIS; KAUFMAN, ANNETTE SUSS, ASHER KAUFMAN (1905-1994), PROBABLY THE MOST-RECORDED AMERICAN VIOLINIST IN HISTORY, IS CREDITED WITH OVER 100 FILM SOUNDTRACKS AND WITH HELOING TO POPULARIZE THE MUSIC OF VIVALDI.  WITH HIS WIFE, A NOTED PIANIST, HE SHARES HIS MEMOIRS AND SAMPLES OF HIS MUSIC.  THE BOOK INCLUDES APPENDICES OF REVIEWS AND RECORDINGS. ©2003
EN4 7987 AWAKENING LIVES AUTOBIOGRAPHIES OF JEWISH YOUTH IN POLAND BEFORE THE HOLOCAUST SHANDLER, JEFFREY, ED. JAN BURRELL IN THE 1930S, THE YIVO INSTITUTE FOR JEWISH RESEARCH, THEN BASED IN VILNA, SPONSORED WRITING CONTESTS FOR JEWISH TEENS IN POLAND. THESE 15 AUTOBIOGRAPHIES WERE SELECTED FROM HUNDREDS OF SUBMISSIONS, AND PROVIDE EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS OF JEWISH LIFE IN POLAND IN THE FINAL YEARS BEFORE THE HOLOCAUST. © 1999
EN4 7989 OUTSIDE WORLD MIRVIS, TOVA ARLENE KEMPNER TZIPPY GOLDMAN, 22, IS ALREADY CONSIDERED A SPINSTER IN HER INSULAR ORTHODOX COMMUNITY. BRYAN MILLER'S MODERN ORTHODOX PARENTS ARE MORE CONCERNED WITH HIS DEFECTION TO THE ULTRA-ORTHODOX WORLD OF FAMILIES LIKE THE GOLDMANS. IN ISRAEL TO FIND THEMSELVES, TZIPPY AND BRYAN - NOW BARUCH - FIND EACH OTHER INSTEAD, AND TWO LOVING BUT VERY DIFFERENT ORTHODOX FAMILIES ARE BROUGHT TOGETHER BY A MARRIAGE SURROUNDED BY ZANY EVENTS. © 2004
EN4 7990 ALEPPO TALES A TAPESTRY OF TRADITION AND FAITH SABATO, HAIM STEVEN SCHREIBER THREE STORIES INTERTWINE THE HISTORY OF SABATO'S SYRIAN-JEWISH FAMILY IN AN ANCIENT JEWISH COMMUNITY WITH THE SOCIAL AND POLITICAL TURMOIL OF THE 20TH CENTURY. IN THE WHEEL TURNS FULL CIRCLE, AN HEIRLOOM MENORAH ENDS UP IN THE LOUVRE. IN BROKEN TABLETS, A GENERATION OF SEPHARDIC SCHOLARS EMIGRATE TO ISRAEL IN THE 1950S. TRUTH FROM THE EARTH SHALL SPRING IS THE MYSTERY OF A RARE MANUSCRIPT WHOSE EXISTENCE HAS BEEN HIDDEN FOR GENERATIONS.  TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY PHILIP SIMPSON. © 1997, 2004
EN4 7991 I AM JEWISH PERSONAL REFLECTIONS INSPIRED BY THE LAST WORDS OF DANIEL PEARL PEARL, JUDEA; PEARL, RUTH, ED. BETTY SMITH  THE MARTYRED JOURNALIST'S PARENTS COLLECTED THESE THOUGHTS, ESSAYS, AND ONE-LINER RESPONSES FROM JEWS AROUND THE WORLD, HOPING TO ENCOURAGE BOTH JEWISH IDENTITY AND CROSS-CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING.  THE CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE RABBIS, SCHOLARS, AND POLITICIANS AS WELL AS ARTISTS, ATHLETES, AND ENTERTAINERS, AND EVEN CHILDREN. © 2004
EN4 7997 CATS IN KRASINSKY SQUARE HESSE, KAREN JAN BURRELL A LITTLE GIRL USES THE STRAY CATS SHE HAS BEFRIENDED TO HELP SMUGGLE FOOD INTO THE WARSAW GHETTO. © 2004
EN4 7998 SEA HOUSE FREUD, ESTHER MARILYN BECK ARCHITECT KLAUS LEHMANN LOVED HIS WIFE ELSA, DESPITE LONG PERIODS OF SEPARATION. THEY AND OTHER GERMAN-JEWISH ÉMIGRÉS LIVED IN A PICTURESQUE ENGLISH TOWN, SURROUNDED BY SUCH CHARACTERS AS DEAF PAINTER MAX MEYER AND BRITISH CHILD-PSYCHOANALYST GERTRUDE JILKS.  FIFTY YEARS LATER, LILY COMES TO THE TOWN TO DO RESEARCH ON KLAUS, SEEING PARALLELS TO HER OWN RELATIONSHIPS. FREUD (SIGMUND'S GREAT-GRANDDAUGHTER) WAS INSPIRED BY THE HISTORY OF HER GRANDFATHER. © 2003
EN4 7999 RIGHTEOUS THE UNSUNG HEROES OF THE HOLOCAUST GILBERT, MARTIN GINGER RICH  A NOTED SCHOLAR PORTRAYS HUNDREDS OF RIGHTEOUS GENTILES WHO RISKED THEIR LIVES TO SAVE JEWS DURING THE HOLOCAUST.  SIR MARTIN INCLUDES WELL-KNOWN RESCUERS LIKE KING CHRISTIAN X, OSKAR SCHINDLER, AND RAOUL WALLENBERG AS WELL AS LESSER-KNOWN ROYALTY, CLERGY, AND "ORDINARY" CIVILIANS. © 2003
EN4 8000 PAPA'S LATKES EDWARDS, MICHELLE J J KENNEDY IT'S THE FIRST CHANUKAH SINCE MAMA DIED. CAN SELMA, PAPA, AND DORA MAKE LATKES WITHOUT HER?  CHANUKAH - AND LATKES - MAY NEVER BE THE SAME, BUT SELMA LEARNS TO ADD SOME SPECIAL MEMORIES TO THE CELEBRATION. © 2004
EN4 8001 HANUKKAH LIGHTS HOLIDAY POETRY HOPKINS, LEE BENNETT, ED. NANCY BRONSTEEN THE TRADITIONS AND SPIRIT OF THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS ARE BROUGHT TO LIFE IN THIS ANTHOLOGY OF POEMS FOR BEGINNING READERS FROM A VARIETY OF CONTEMPORARY CHILDREN'S POETS. © 2004
EN4 8002 WEDDING SONG MEMOIRS OF AN IRANIAN JEWISH WOMAN GOLDIN, FARIDEH MARGARET A. ROSSI THE AUTHOR SHARES HER MEMOIRS OF GROWING UP IN SHIRAZ DURING AN INCREASINGLY ANTI-SEMITIC ERA IN PRE-REVOLUTIONARY IRAN. © 2003
EN4 8003 FIREWEED A POLITICAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY LERNER, GERDA JOAN ATLAS A PIONEERING SCHOLAR OF WOMEN'S HISTORY, LERNER'S EXPERIENCE PARALLELS THE POLITICAL DISSENT MOVEMENTS OF THE 20TH CENTURY.  BORN IN VIENNA, SHE WAS IMPRISONED BY THE NAZIS, ESCAPED TO AMERICA, AND MARRIED MOVIE DIRECTOR CARL LERNER. TOGETHER, THEY FOUGHT THE DEPRESSION AND THE BLACKLIST AND JOINED THE UNION, PEACE, AND CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENTS. EARNING A COLLEGE DEGREE LATER IN LIFE, GERDA HAD A BRILLIANT ACADEMIC CAREER AND PROMOTED BETTER SCHOOLS IN NEW YORK CITY. © 2002
EN4 8004 FRAGILE BRANCHES TRAVELS THROUGH THE JEWISH DIASPORA ROSS, JAMES R. AUDREY FLAMBERG PROFESSOR ROSS PRESENTS SIX UNUSUAL JEWISH COMMUNITIES - IN PERU, BRAZIL, INDIA, THE AMAZON, ISRAEL, AND UGANDA - AND REFLECTS ON THE SPECIAL WAYS THEIR BELIEFS AND RITUALS DEVELOPED IN ISOLATION FROM MAINSTREAM JUDAISM.  HE ALSO DISCUSSES THE STATUS OF THESE BRANCHES OF THE JEWISH FAMILY TREE IN REGARDS TO THE "WHO IS A JEW?" CONTROVERSY AND ISRAEL'S LAW OF RETURN. © 2001
EN4 8006 REFLECTIONS ON JERUSALEM CITY OF DAVID IN CLASSICAL TEXTS ROTHENBERG, SILBERMAN, & TANENBAUM JUDITH BASES THIS HADASSAH STUDY GUIDE PROVIDES HISTORICAL BACKGROUND FROM BIBLICAL TIMES TO THE PRESENT; EXCERPTS FROM THE BIBLE, TALMUD, ZOHAR, CONTEMPORARY AND MEDIEVAL RABBINIC WRITINGS, AS WELL AS EXCERPTS FROM THE NEW TESTAMENT AND QUR'AN, QUESTIONS FOR DISCUSSION; AND SUGGESTED ANSWERS TO THE QUESTIONS. EDITED BY CAROL DIAMANT © 1995
EN4 8007 SILENT PROPHET ROTH, JOSEPH LILA STERN   THE TROTSKY-LIKE FRIEDRICH KARGAN IS A PERPETUAL EXILE, SEARCHING FOR A PLACE IN THE NEW EUROPE THAT EMERGED AFTER WORLD WAR I AND FOR A SET OF VALUES TO COUNTER HIS OWN SKEPTICISM AND GROWING DISILLUSIONMENT. HIS EXPERIENCES ARE ALSO THOSE OF THE JEWISH OUTSIDER, AND REFLECT ROTH'S OWN SEARCH. TRANSLATED FROM GERMAN ("DER STUMME PROPHET," 1966) IN 1979 BY DAVID LE VAY © 2002
EN4 8008 MY WOUNDED HEART THE LIFE OF LILLI JAHN, 1900-1944 DOERRY, MARTIN, ED. JAN BURRELL LILLI HAD FIVE CHILDREN AND A MEDICAL PRACTICE WITH HER NON-JEWISH HUSBAND UNTIL THE NAZIS PRESSURED HIM INTO DIVORCING HER.  LATER, SHE WAS DEPORTED TO THE CAMPS, BUT CONTINUED HER LIFELONG HABIT OF WRITING TO HER LOVED ONES.  HER STORY IS PRESERVED IN MORE THAN 300 LETTERS AND DOCUMENTS AND EDITED BY HER GRANDSON.  TRANSLATED FROM GERMAN ("MEIN VERWUNDETES HERZ," 2002) BY JOHN BROWNJOHN © 2004
EN4 8010 TALES OF GRABOWSKI TRANSFORMATIONS, ESCAPE, & OTHER STORIES AUERBACH, JOHN LILA STERN   TWO NOVELLAS ("TRANSFORMATIONS" AND "ESCAPE") AND THREE SHORT STORIES TELL THE SEMI-AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL STORY OF DAVID GORDON, A YOUNG JEW FROM WARSAW WHO BECOMES WLADYSLAW GRABOWSKI TO SURVIVE THE HOLOCAUST. WITH FOREWORD BY SAUL BELLOW © 2003
EN4 8011 TORAH OF THE EARTH, VOL. 2 EXPLORING 4,000 YEARS OF ECOLOGY IN JEWISH THOUGHT WASKOW, ARTHUR, ED. BARBARA FEINSTEIN MORE THAN 30 JEWISH SCHOLARS AND EXPERTS OFFER THEIR DIVERSE UNDERSTANDINGS OF HOW ECOLOGY AND JUDAISM WORK TOGETHER. IN REMINDING US THAT PEOPLE AND PLANET ARE INTERTWINED, THE BOOK OFFERS SOLUTIONS TO TODAY'S ENVIRONMENTAL CRISES. © 2000
EN4 8012 INSPECTING JEWS AMERICAN JEWISH DETECTIVE STORIES ROTH, LAURENCE MULTIPLE A PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH AND JEWISH STUDIES ANALYZES STORIES ABOUT AMERICAN JEWISH DETECTIVES, SUCH AS HARRY KEMELMAN'S RABBI SMALL AND FAYE KELLERMAN'S DECKER AND LAZARUS. HE SAYS THAT THE DETECTIVE STORY EXAMINES THE NEED FOR ORDER IN A DISORDERLY SOCIETY AND THUS OFFERS A WINDOW INTO THE NEGOTIATION OF JEWISH IDENTITY. © 2004
EN4 8013 CONSOLATION THE SPIRITUAL JOURNEY BEYOND GRIEF LAMM, MAURICE BARBARA FERBER IN THIS SEQUEL TO "THE JEWISH WAY IN DEATH AND MOURNING," RABBI LAMM GENTLY GUIDES MOURNERS THROUGH THEIR SORROW TO TEACH IMPORTANT LESSONS ABOUT LIFE, AND SHOWS CONSOLERS HOW TO LISTEN AND SPEAK WITH THEIR HEARTS SO THAT THEY CAN PROVIDE REAL COMFORT TO OTHERS. © 2004
EN4 8014 WHAT I SAW REPORTS FROM BERLIN, 1920-1933 ROTH, JOSEPH MORTY ROTH A "READER FOR WALKERS," THESE VIGNETTES DEPICT LIFE IN THE WEIMAR REPUBLIC BETWEEN THE WARS, AS OBSERVED BY ROTH'S JOURNALISTIC EYE. AS HE STROLLED THROUGH THE CITY, HE CAPTURED THE ZEITGEIST OF A DOOMED SOCIETY.  TRANSLATED FROM GERMAN BY MICHAEL HOFMAN. © 2002
EN4 8015 ESSENTIAL BOOK OF JEWISH FESTIVAL COOKING 200 SEASONAL HOLIDAY RECIPES & THEIR TRADITIONS GLAZER, PHYLLIS,  GLAZER, MIRIYAM  LORNA KOCH IN ADDITION TO RECIPES THAT ARE HEALTHFUL, ACCESSIBLE, AND FLAVORFUL, THE GLAZER SISTERS OFFER IN-DEPTH ESSAYS ON THE ORIGINS, TRADITIONS, AND SIGNIFICANCE OF EACH HOLIDAY AND ITS FOODS, PROVIDING A RICH UNDERSTANDING OF THE JEWISH CALENDAR YEAR AND ITS PROFOUND LINK TO NATURE AND EARTH'S SEASONAL PRODUCE. WITH GUIDES TO CULINARY SYMBOLISM AND DIETARY LAW, THE AUTHORS EXPLAIN WHY WE EAT WHAT WE EAT. © 2004
EN4 8017 TEN COMMANDMENTS OF CHARACTER ESSENTIAL ADVICE FOR LIVING AN HONORABLE, ETHICAL, HONEST LIFE TELUSHKIN, JOSEPH HOWELL MAYER RABBI TELUSHKIN COMPILED THIS VOLUME OF RESPONSA FROM HIS ETHICS ADVICE COLUMN ON BELIEFNET.COM. THE ETHICAL QUESTIONS PEOPLE SENT IN LED HIM TO CREATE A LIST OF TEN PREREQUISITE VALUES FOR GOOD CHARACTER. THESE VALUES ARE ILLUSTRATED BY HIS RESPONSES TO REAL-LIFE MORAL DILEMMAS. © 2003
EN4 8018 CONTEMPORARY JEWISH WRITING IN SOUTH AFRICA AN ANTHOLOGY BRAUDE, CLAUDIA BATHSHEBA, ED. CHARLES ROEMER SIXTEEN FICTION AND NON-FICTION SELECTIONS CAPTURE THE SOUTH AFRICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY'S UNEASY "IN-BETWEENNESS" UNDER APARTHEID AND THE POST-APARTHEID ERA.  CONTRIBUTORS INCLUDE NOBEL PRIZEWINNER NADINE GORDIMER, ROSE ZWI, DAN JACOBSON, EXILED ACTIVIST AND JUDGE ALBIE SACHS, SATIRIST PIETER-DIRK UYS, AND ACTOR MATTHEW KRAUSE. © 2001
EN4 8019 RABBI OF 84TH STREET THE EXTRAORDINARY LIFE OF HASKEL BESSER KOZAK, WARREN ASHER SUSS A HASIDIC RABBI ON MANHATTAN'S UPPER WEST SIDE, RABBI HASKEL BESSER IS A DEEPLY RELIGIOUS MAN WHO IS AT HOME IN THE SECULAR WORLD. WITH AN EASY SMILE, HE SPREADS JOY WHEREVER HE GOES, ENRICHING LIVES WITH HIS PROFOUND UNDERSTANDING OF BOTH ORTHODOX JUDAISM AND HUMAN NATURE. HE GREW UP IN A POLAND RICH WITH HASIDIC CULTURE AND THE MUSIC, ART, AND LITERATURE OF A VIBRANT EUROPE, BUT WITH THE ADVENT OF THE HOLOCAUST, HE AND HIS FAMILY ESCAPED TO PALESTINE. HIS STORY IS ALSO THE STORY OF JUDAISM IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY; OF THE IMPORTANCE OF CENTURIES-OLD TRADITIONS TO THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY; AND OF THE TRIUMPH OF FAITH, KINDNESS, AND SPIRIT. © 2004
EN4 8020 BECOMING LIKE GOD KABBALAH AND OUR ULTIMATE DESTINY BERG, MICHAEL JAN BURRELL THE EDITOR OF KABBALAH MAGAZINE OFFERS AN EASY-TO-DIGEST MANUAL ON BECOMING LIKE GOD. DRAWING ON TRADITIONAL TEACHINGS OF THE KABBALAH, RABBI BERG SHOWS READERS HOW TO OVERCOME THE EGO NATURE, WHICH THE ANCIENT TEXTS NAME AS THE "DESIRE TO RECEIVE FOR THE SELF ALONE." HE SAYS THAT MOST OF US ARE IN A JAIL OF PAIN, SUFFERING AND DEATH. EGO IS THE EVIL GUARD WE MUST CONQUER TO ESCAPE AND RECLAIM OUR BIRTHRIGHT, BE LIKE GOD, WITH AN "INFINITE PAYLOAD OF HEALTH, JOY, AND LIFE."  THE KEY TO THIS JAILBREAK IS TO STOP LOOKING OUT FOR ONESELF AND START LOOKING OUT FOR THE NEEDS OF THE COLLECTIVE. © 2004
EN4 8021 NATASHA AND OTHER STORIES BEZMOZGIS, DAVID ELIZABETH LONDON SEVEN SHORT STORIES CONTINUE THE SAGA OF THE BERMAN FAMILY - BELLA, ROMAN, AND THEIR TEENAGED SON MARK - RUSSIAN JEWS , LIKE THE AUTHOR, FLED BREZHNEV'S RIGA FOR TORONTO. FIRST INTRODUCED IN MAGAZINES LIKE THE NEW YORKER, BEZMOZGIS' DEPICTION OF THE FAMILY'S IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCES HAS BEEN COMPARED TO THE EARLY WORK OF BERNARD MALAMUD AND PHILIP ROTH. © 2004
EN4 8022 CHOICE OLAND, 1939-1945 EBER, IRENE ROZ DLUTMAN THE AUTHOR SHARES HER MEMOIRS OF LIFE IN MIELEC, POLAND, THE FIRST TOWN TO BE RECORDED AS JUDENFREI UNDER THE NAZIS WHEN ITS ENTIRE JEWISH POPULATION WAS DEPORTED. EBER DESCRIBES THE PAINFUL CHOICES SHE AND HER FAMILY MADE - SEPARATELY AND TOGETHER - IN ORDER TO SURVIVE AND BUILD A NEW LIFE IN THE FACE OF WAR, CONFLICT, AND SURVIVOR'S GUILT. © 2004
EN4 8024 WOMAN OF THE CLOTH HERST, ROGER TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN TEMPLE OHAV SHALOM IS IN AN UPROAR. THE POPULAR SENIOR RABBI IS MISSING AND ACCUSED OF ADULTERY. A PROMINENT CONGREGANT IS ACCUSED OF RAPING A BUSINESS ASSOCIATE, SPARKING A MEDIA FRENZY. ASSOCIATE RABBI GABBY LEWYN IS LEFT TO DO THE SENIOR RABBI'S WORK ON TOP OF HER OWN, COUNSEL THE RAPE DEFENDANT, RESTORE THE CONGREGATION'S FAITH, AND DEFEND HER GENDER AND CREDENTIALS TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, ALL THE WHILE RISKING HER PERSONAL HAPPINESS FOR THE IDEALS OF HER PROFESSION. © 1998
EN4 8027 LORD IS MY SHEPHERD - WHY DO I STILL WANT? ANCIENT WISDOM FOR THE MODERN SOUL PLOTKIN, RABBI PAUL BARBARA FEINSTEIN DURING A DIFFICULT TIME IN HIS LIFE, RABBI PLOTKIN WAS SAYING HIS MORNING PRAYERS WHEN A VERSE FROM PSALMS SUDDENLY TOOK ON NEW MEANING AND HELPED HIM REGAIN HIS EQUILIBRIUM. THE EXPERIENCE INSPIRED THIS STUDY OF THE ANCIENT BUT TIMELESS BOOK OF PSALMS AND ITS RELEVANCE AS A GUIDE AND COMFORT DURING MODERN LIFE'S TOUGHEST PREDICAMENTS. © 2003
EN4 8028 REPORT FROM A PARISIAN PARADISE ESSAYS FROM FRANCE, 1925-1939 ROTH, JOSEPH WIN ROBINS CONSIDERED THE GREATEST NEWSPAPER CORRESPONDENT OF HIS AGE, ROTH LEFT THE DISINTEGRATING WEIMAR REPUBLIC IN 1925 AND SPENT THE REST OF HIS LIFE IN FRANCE. THE ESSAYS HE WROTE THERE PROVIDE A DESCRIPTIVE PORTRAIT OF FRANCE IN THE LATE 1920S AND 1930S. TRANSLATED FROM GERMAN BY MICHAEL HOFMANN © 2004
EN4 8029 DEVIL AND DANIEL SILVERMAN ROSZAK, THEODORE HOWELL MAYER A GAY, LIBERAL, JEWISH WRITER ACCEPTS A SURPRISING BUT LUCRATIVE SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT AT AN EVANGELICAL CHRISTIAN BIBLE COLLEGE.  WHEN HE AND HIS FUNDAMENTALIST HOSTS GET SNOWED IN TOGETHER, A HILARIOUS BATTLE BREAKS OUT FOR THE MORAL HEART OF AMERICA. © 2003
EN4 8033 NOTHING MAKES YOU FREE WRITINGS BY DESCENDANTS OF JEWISH HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS BUKIET, MELVIN JULES, ED. SHARON SPENSER HOW HAVE THE MEMORIES OF HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS BEEN FILTERED THROUGH THE IMAGINATIONS OF THEIR CHILDREN? WITH A TITLE THAT MOCKS THE INFAMOUS SIGN AT AUSCHWITZ, THIS ANTHOLOGY INCLUDES THE WORKS, BOTH FICTION AND NON-FICTION, OF "SECOND GENERATION" WRITERS, INCLUDING LILY BRETT, EVA HOFFMAN, SAVYON LIEBRECHT, THANE ROSENBAUM, PETER SINGER, AND ART SPIEGELMAN. © 2002
EN4 8036 CONFESSOR SILVA, DANIEL CRAIG DAVENPORT MOSSAD AGENT AND ART RESTORER GABRIEL ALLON IS BACK, INVESTIGATING THE MURDER OF AN ISRAELI PROFESSOR MURDERED IN MUNICH. IN VATICAN CITY, THE POPE HIMSELF TAKES AN INTEREST IN THE LONG-BURIED SECRETS AND UNTHINKABLE DEEDS SURROUNDING THE CASE, WHICH MAY HAVE SERIOUS REPERCUSSIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF THE CHURCH. © 2003
EN4 8037 TRIANGLE THE FIRE THAT CHANGED AMERICA VON DREHLE, DAVID EDITH FOSTER A JOURNALIST PROVIDES AN IN-DEPTH REPORT OF THE 1911 FACTORY FIRE THAT KILLED 146 WORKERS, MOSTLY YOUNG JEWISH OR ITALIAN WOMEN. THE SOCIOPOLITICAL CONTEXT OF THE TRAGEDY AND THE SUBSEQUENT INDUSTRY REFORMS AND MANSLAUGHTER TRIAL ARE INCLUDED IN THIS ACCOUNT.  © 2003
EN4 8038 BREATH POEMS LEVINE, PHILIP NANCY BRONSTEEN THE AWARD-WINNING POET LOOKS BACK AT HIS OWN LIFE AND THE ADVENTURES OF HIS RELATIVES AND FRIENDS, TRANSPORTING READERS TO THE STREET WHERE HE WAS BORN AND THE AMERICA HE'S KNOWN SINCE THE 1930S. HE REFERS THROUGHOUT TO THE JAZZ MUSICIANS WHOSE MUSIC WAS THE SOUNDTRACK OF HIS LIFE. © 2004
EN4 8039 MESTIZO FEIERSTEIN, RICARDO JANET KALISH THIS ARGENTINE MYSTERY CONCERNS AN ASSASSINATION AND A LOST MAN TRYING TO RECONSTRUCT HIS IDENTITY. IT IS SET AGAINST THE STORY OF FOUR GENERATIONS OF A JEWISH FAMILY AND THE HISTORY OF THE 20TH CENTURY, INCLUDING WWI, THE RUSSIAN AND CUBAN REVOLUTIONS, THE BIRTH OF THE STATE OF ISRAEL, AND THE MILITARY DICTATORSHIP IN ARGENTINA. AS MESTIZOS, OR PEOPLE OF MIXED CULTURE AND BLOOD, THE CHARACTERS FACE MANY FORMS OF DISCRIMINATION AS THEY ESTABLISH THEIR PERSONAL, CULTURAL, AND RELIGIOUS IDENTITIES. TRANSLATED FROM SPANISH (1994) BY STEPHEN A. SADOW © 2000
EN4 8040 BIG DIG A CARLOTTA CARLYLE MYSTERY BARNES, LINDA BETSY NEWBERRY CARLOTTA CARLYLE, THE SIX-FOOT-TALL, REDHEADED, IRISH-JEWISH DETECTIVE, GOES UNDERCOVER TO INVESTIGATE FRAUD AT BOSTON'S "BIG DIG," THE UNDERGROUND ROADWAY BEING BUILT THROUGH THE CITY.  AT THE SAME TIME, SHE TAKES ON A MISSING WOMAN'S CASE. WHAT CONNECTION COULD THERE BE BETWEEN THESE TWO MYSTERIES? © 2002
EN4 8041 HEIR TO THE GLIMMERING WORLD OZICK, CYNTHIA AUDREY FLAMBERG IT'S THE 1930S, AND ROSE MEADOWS, AN 18-YEAR-OLD ORPHAN, IS KICKED OUT OF A DISTANT RELATIVE'S HOME BY HIS LOVER. SO SHE TAKES A JOB WITH PROFESSOR MITWASSER, PATRIARCH OF A LARGE, CHAOTIC HOUSEHOLD. ONCE MEMBERS OF BERLIN'S ELITE, THE MITWASSERS ARE NOW REFUGEES IN THE BRONX, SUPPORTED BY JAMES, A FAN OF THE PROFESSOR'S RESEARCH, WHOSE WEALTH CAME FROM HIS FATHER'S CHILDREN'S BOOKS, STARRING A CHARACTER BASED ON JAMES.  ROSE'S SHARP EYE TAKES ON THIS CAST OF ECCENTRICS AS SHE STRUGGLES TO FIND HER OWN PLACE. © 2004
EN4 8044 SOMEONE TO RUN WITH GROSSMAN, DAVID ELAINE WOLBRO SIXTEEN-YEAR-OLD ASSAF, LONELY AND BORED AT HIS SUMMER JOB, IS ASSIGNED TO FIND THE OWNER OF A MISCHIEVOUS DOG.  THE DOG LEADS HIM ON A WILD TOUR OF JERUSALEM, AND ASSAF MEETS A VARIETY OF ODD CHARACTERS WHILE HE PICKS UP CLUES ABOUT - AND FALLS IN LOVE WITH, SIGHT UNSEEN - THE DOG'S OWNER.  THE DOG BELONGS TO TAMAR, A GIRL ASSAF'S AGE, WHO IS OUT TO RESCUE A DRUG-ADDICTED RUNAWAY BOY WHILE LOOKING FOR HER PET. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW (2000) BY VERED ALMOG AND MAYA GURANTZ © 2004
EN4 8045 RIGHT TO EXIST A MORAL DEFENSE OF ISRAEL'S WARS LOZOWICK, YAACOV SELMA MARGULIES HISTORIAN YAACOV LOZOWICK CONSIDERS AND REBUTS DOZENS OF HARMFUL MYTHS AND OUTRIGHT LIES ABOUT THE ARAB-ISRAELI CONFLICT. HE SEES INTERNATIONAL COMPLAINTS AGAINST ISRAEL AS EVIDENCE THAT IT IS NOT JUST ISRAEL'S CONDUCT THAT IS BEING QUESTIONED, BUT ALSO ITS RIGHT TO EXIST. THIS LED MANY ISRAELI LIBERALS TO VOTE FOR HARD-LINER ARIEL SHARON. © 2004
EN4 8046 UNTHINKABLE THOUGHTS OF JACOB GREEN BRAFF, JOSHUA ASHER SUSS JACOB DOESN'T MEAN TO DISAPPOINT HIS FATHER, BUT HE CAN'T HELP HIS IRREVERENT THOUGHTS ABOUT HIS ORTHODOX FAMILY AND LIFE IN THE 1970S NEW JERSEY SUBURBS. HIS MOTHER GOES TO COLLEGE AT AGE 36, LEAVING HER FOUR CHILDREN IN THE CARE OF A SEXY NANNY. HE IDOLIZES HIS REBELLIOUS OLDER BROTHER. IF ONLY JACOB COULD CONFRONT HIS OVERBEARING FATHER AND TELL HIM HE DOESN'T WANT TO SING IN SYNAGOGUE, ATTEND EST CLASSES, WRITE THE PERFECT THANK-YOU NOTE, OR EVEN LIVE IN THE SAME HOUSE WITH HIM. BUT, OF COURSE, THAT WOULD BE UNTHINKABLE! © 2004
EN4 8047 POLITICAL ANIMAL MIZNER, DAVID BARBARA FERBER SPEECHWRITER BEN BERGIN WANTS TO CHANGE THE WORLD, BUT HE CAN BARELY CHANGE HIS CLOTHES. HE DOESN'T WANT TO BE IN POLITICS OR IN LOVE, BUT HE FINDS BOTH AT HIS JOB FOR A NY CONGRESSMAN'S SENATE CAMPAIGN, WHERE HE WRITES "SPONTANEOUS" REMARKS FOR THE CANDIDATE TO USE AND FALLS FOR CALLIOPE BERKOWITZ, HIS LARGE, FORTHRIGHT COWORKER AND FELLOW WISECRACKER. © 2004
EN4 8048 BURNT BREAD AND CHUTNEY GROWING UP BETWEEN CULTURES - A MEMOIR OF AN INDIAN JEWISH GIRL DELMAN, CARMIT SUSAN HENDERSON THE AUTHOR, DAUGHTER OF A BENE ISRAEL MOTHER FROM INDIA AND AN AMERICAN ASHKENAZI FATHER, REVEALS, THROUGH THIS MEMOIR, A PREVIOUSLY UNSEEN WORLD. DELMAN OFFERS RICH DETAILS TO PORTRAY THE UNIVERSAL AND EXOTIC ASPECTS OF HER UNUSUAL HERITAGE. THIS EDITION INCLUDES A 2003 READER'S GUIDE. © 2002
EN4 8049 MYSTICS, MAVERICKS, AND MERRYMAKERS AN INTIMATE JOURNEY AMONG HASIDIC GIRLS LEVINE, STEPHANIE WELLEN JESSIA LEONARD DR. LEVINE SPENT A YEAR AMONG THE CHABAD-LUBAVITCH HASIDIM OF CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN, TO EXPLORE HOW YOUNG WOMEN DEAL WITH THE CONFLICTS BETWEEN THE RULES OF THEIR COMMUNITY AND THE PULL OF MAINSTREAM AMERICAN LIFE. CONTRARY TO STEREOTYPE, SHE FOUND GIRLS WITH MORE CONFIDENCE THAN MANY OF THEIR MAINSTREAM PEERS. SHE EXPLORES WHY THIS MIGHT BE, AND WHAT LESSONS MIGHT BE LEARNED ABOUT PROMOTING GIRLS' POSITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN GENERAL. FOREWORD BY CAROL GILLIGAN © 2003
EN4 8050 IN HER SHOES WEINER, JENNIFER BARBARA ABIS THE FELLER SISTERS CLAIM TO HAVE NOTHING IN COMMON BUT A CHILDHOOD TRAGEDY, DNA, AND THE SAME SIZE FEET.  ROSE, 30, IS A SUCCESSFUL LAWYER WHO LONGS FOR ROMANCE. MAGGIE, 28, IS A STRUGGLING ACTRESS WHO DREAMS OF FAME AND FORTUNE. BUT THEY'RE ABOUT TO FIND OUT THAT THEY'RE MORE ALIKE THAN THEY'D EVER IMAGINED! WITH READER'S GUIDE. © 2002
EN4 8051 PLOT AGAINST AMERICA ROTH, PHILIP DIANE LIPMAN  WHAT IF THE RENOWNED AVIATION HERO AND RABID ISOLATIONIST CHARLES A. LINDBERGH DEFEATED ROOSEVELT IN THE 1940 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION? ROTH IMAGINES THE IMPACT OF THE RESULTING PRO-HITLER ADMINISTRATION ON AMERICAN JEWS, AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF HIMSELF AS A CHILD IN NEW JERSEY. © 2004
EN4 8052 WHICH BIG GIVER STOLE THE CHOPPED LIVER? A RUBY, THE RABBI'S WIFE MYSTERY KAHN, SHARON ANITA KAUFMAN RUBY THE WIDOWED REBBETZIN RETURNS FOR A FIFTH ADVENTURE.  SHE IS ROPED INTO HELPING WITH HER TEXAS SYNAGOGUE'S FUNDRAISER. BUT WHEN A DEAD STRANGER IS FOUND FACE DOWN ON THE PLATTER THAT WAS SUPPOSED TO HOLD THE NOW-MISSING CHOPPED LIVER MOLD (SHAPED LIKE TEXAS), RUBY ONCE AGAIN JOINS THE NEW YOUNG RABBI AND POLICEMAN PAUL LUNDY TO SOLVE THE CASE. MEANWHILE, RUBY JUGGLES NEW SUITORS AND REFEREES HER PETS, OY VEY THE DOG AND NEW KITTY CHUTZPAH! © 2004
EN4 8053 JOURNEY FROM THE LAND OF NO A GIRLHOOD IN REVOLUTIONARY IRAN HAKAKIAN, ROYA LORNA KOCH ROYA WAS TWELVE WHEN THE REVOLUTION SWEPT THROUGH HER NATIVE TEHRAN IN 1979. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF AN ESTEEMED POET IN AN INTELLECTUAL JEWISH HOUSEHOLD. WITH THE INNOCENT CONFUSION OF YOUTH, SHE WITNESSED HOW LIFE CHANGED FOR WOMEN - AND JEWS - AFTER IRAN FELL INTO THE HANDS OF ISLAMIC FUNDAMENTALISTS. © 2004
EN4 8054 HOLE IN TEXAS WOUK, HERMAN MARGARET A. ROSSI PHYSICIST GUY CARPENTER WORKED ON THE SUPERCONDUCTING SUPER COLLIDER, A GIGANTIC FEDERALLY FUNDED PROJECT IN TEXAS AIMED AT FINDING THE ELUSIVE HIGGS BOSUN SUBATOMIC PARTICLE. CONGRESS PULLED THE PLUG ON THE SSC IN 1993 (IN REAL LIFE, TOO), PROFESSIONALLY STRANDING HIM AND LEAVING THE PROJECT INCOMPLETE. TEN YEARS LATER, CHINESE SCIENTISTS CLAIM TO HAVE DISCOVERED THE HIGGS BOSUN, AND HIS LIFE - NOW SETTLED AND PEACEFUL - IS ONCE AGAIN DISRUPTED. HIS SCC WORK AND A SECRET ROMANCE WITH THE CHIEF CHINESE SCIENTIST PUT CARPENTER ON THE SPOT WITH HIS WIFE, THE MEDIA, CONGRESS AND POSSIBLY THE CIA. IT ALSO INTRODUCES HIM TO A FORMER MOVIE STAR CONGRESSWOMAN, WHO'S CHARMED BY HIS INTELLECT AND SYMPATHETIC TO HIS PLIGHT. © 2004
EN4 8055 STORY OF A LIFE APPELFELD, AHARON ASHER SUSS APPELFELD'S CHILDHOOD WAS DISRUPTED AT AGE 7 WHEN THE NAZIS OCCUPIED CZERNOWITZ IN 1941. HE SURVIVED THE GHETTO, THE MARCH TO A LABOR CAMP, AND AN ESCAPE TO THE FOREST, WHERE HE HID FOR THE DURATION OF THE WAR. AFTERWARDS, HE WENT TO A DISPLACED PERSON'S CAMP UNTIL HE WAS ABLE TO GET ON A SHIP TO PALESTINE. AS HE BEGAN A NEW LIFE THERE, HE STRUGGLED TO RETAIN HIS MEMORIES IN SPITE OF THOSE WHO URGED HIM TO SIMPLY FORGET. THE EXPERIENCES HE RECOUNTS OFFER PERSONAL GLIMPSES INTO THE THEMES THAT RESONATE THROUGH HIS AWARD-WINNING FICTION. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW (1999) BY ALOMA HALTER © 2004
EN4 8056 LITTLE EARTHQUAKES WEINER, JENNIFER MARILYN BECK FOUR VERY DIFFERENT WOMEN IN PHILADELPHIA BOND OVER PREGNANCY AND MOTHERHOOD AFTER ONE GOES INTO LABOR AT A YOGA CLASS. REBECCA IS A SUCCESSFUL CHEF WITH A WONDERFUL HUSBAND AND A MOTHER-IN-LAW FROM HELL. KELLY IS AN OVERACHIEVING EVENT PLANNER WHOSE HUSBAND LOSES INTEREST IN EVERYTHING - INCLUDING HER - WHEN HE LOSES HIS JOB. AYINDE IS A NEWSCASTER WHO MOVED TO PHILLY WHEN HER HUSBAND BECAME THE 76ERS NEWEST BASKETBALL STAR, BUT HE MAY NOT BE AS FAITHFUL AS SHE IS. FINALLY, LIA RETURNS HOME, FLEEING A GLAMOROUS HOLLYWOOD CAREER, HER HUSBAND, AND A TRAGIC SECRET. © 2004
EN4 8057 GREAT NECK CANTOR, JAY ELIZABETH LONDON A GROUP OF SUBURBAN NEW YORKERS GROW UP IDEALISTIC, RADICAL, AND ROMANTIC IN THE SIXTIES AND SEVENTIES. THEIR SIXTH-GRADE HOLOCAUST LESSONS IN 1960 INSPIRE THE CLASSMATES - MOST OF WHOM ARE JEWISH - TO MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE. AS TIME GOES ON, THE FRIENDS GET INVOLVED IN THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT, BUT SOME OF THEM MOVE ON TO THE WEATHERMAN AND OTHER RADICAL GROUPS.  THROUGHOUT, ONE OF THE GUYS, A TALENTED CARTOONIST, IMMORTALIZES HIS PALS AS SUPERHEROES IN HIS COMIC BOOKS. © 2003
EN4 8058 MIXED NUTS AMERICA'S LOVE AFFAIR WITH COMEDY TEAMS FROM BURNS & ALLEN TO... EPSTEIN, LAWRENCE J. HOWELL MAYER FROM 19TH CENTURY VAUDEVILLE TO RADIO, FILM, AND TELEVISION, COMEDIANS WHO PERFORM AS PARTNERS HAVE CREATED A PARTICULARLY AMERICAN TYPE OF HUMOR. AMERICANS HAVE GROWN TO DEPEND ON COMEDIANS TO RESPOND TO EVENTS, MAKE THEM LAUGH, AND SHOW THAT EVEN IN THE WORST OF TIMES, FRIENDSHIP AND HUMOR CAN HELP YOU SURVIVE. FROM LAUREL AND HARDY, THE MARX BROTHERS, AND LUCILLE BALL AND VIVIAN VANCE RIGHT THROUGH THE SMOTHERS BROTHERS AND THE CASTS OF FRIENDS AND SEINFELD, EPSTEIN LOOKS AT THESE CLASSIC TEAMS THROUGH A SOCIOLOGICAL PRISM. © 2004
EN4 8060 SMALL MIRACLES FOR THE JEWISH HEART EXTRAORDINARY COINCIDENCES FROM YESTERDAY OR TODAY HALBERSTAM, YITTA; LEVENTHAL, JUDITH BERNICE LEIBOWITZ THE SMALL MIRACLES SERIES OFFERS HEARTWARMING, TRUE-TO-LIFE STORIES WITH A PERSONAL TOUCH.  THIS FIFTH BOOK IN THE SERIES FOCUSES SPECIFICALLY ON JEWISH STORIES AND INCLUDES SUCH MODERN PHENOMENA AS A "VINTAGE" CABBAGE PATCH DOLL AND THE SEPTEMBER 11 ATTACKS. © 2002
EN4 8063 INFILTRATION A NOVEL KENAZ, YEHOSHUA MEGAN OWEN   SET IN THE 1950S, THIS NOVEL FOLLOWS A GROUP OF ISRAELI ARMY RECRUITS THROUGH BASIC TRAINING IN A SPECIAL UNIT FOR CONSCRIPTS WITH MINOR MEDICAL PROBLEMS.  THE DIVERSE GROUP OF MEN, INCLUDING A PATRIOTIC KIBBUTZNIK, A HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR, A WORKING CLASS ROMANTIC, AND A FORMER PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE, REPRESENT A MICROCOSM OF THE COMPETING SOCIO-ECONOMIC, ETHNIC, AND RELIGIOUS GROUPS IN THE EARLY YEARS OF THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY DALYA BILU, © 2003
EN4 8065 DOUBLE HOMICIDE SANTA FE/BOSTON KELLERMAN, JONATHAN; KELLERMAN, FAYE TANYA ALPERT SHERMAN THE HUSBAND-AND-WIFE MYSTERY AUTHORS (HE WRITES THE ALEX DELAWARE BOOKS; SHE WRITES THE RENA LAZARUS/PETER DECKER SERIES) COLLABORATE FOR THE FIRST TIME ON A BOOK OF TWO MYSTERY NOVELLAS. IN STILL LIFE, A SANTA FE GALLERY OWNER IS FOUND BLUDGEONED. IN IN THE LAND OF GIANTS, A TALENTED COLLEGE BASKETBALL PLAYER IS GUNNED DOWN IN BOSTON. BOTH MURDERS HIT CLOSE TO HOME FOR INVESTIGATING POLICE OFFICERS IN PERSONAL AND CULTURAL WAYS. © 2004
EN4 8066 YALE COMPANION TO JEWISH WRITING AND THOUGHT IN GERMAN CULTURE, 1096-1996 GILMAN, SANDER L.; ZIPES, JACK, EDS. ASHER SUSS WRITTEN BY 119 SCHOLARS, THIS ANTHOLOGY PROVIDES A HISTORY OF THE UNIQUE CONTRIBUTIONS OF JEWISH WRITERS TO GERMAN CULTURE AND EXPLORES WHAT IT MEANS TO BE THE "OTHER" WITHIN THAT CULTURE. THE CONTRIBUTORS TAKE A VARIETY OF PERSPECTIVES, FROM THE IMPACT OF SOCIAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY ON JEWISH-GERMAN RELATIONS TO PARTICULAR GENRES, AUTHORS, AND LITERARY MOVEMENTS. TOPICS INCLUDE THE CRUSADES, JEWISH MYSTICISM IN THE RENAISSANCE, AND THE WORKS OF MARX, FREUD, ARENDT, AND OTHERS.  © 1997
EN4 8070 AMERICAN JUDAISM A HISTORY SARNA, JONATHAN D. WIN ROBBINS CHRONICLING THE 350-YEAR HISTORY OF THE JEWISH RELIGION IN AMERICA, PROF. SARNA EXPLORES THE WAYS IN WHICH JUDAISM ADAPTED IN THIS NEW CONTEXT. HE STUDIES HOW AMERICAN CULTURE - PREDOMINANTLY PROTESTANT AND CAPITALIST - AFFECTED JEWISH RELIGION AND CULTURE, AND HOW AMERICAN JEWS SHAPED THEIR COMMUNITIES AND FAITH IN THE NEW WORLD.  © 2004
EN4 8072 THESE ARE THE WORDS A VOCABULARY OF JEWISH SPIRITUAL LIFE GREEN, ARTHUR CHARLES ROEMER ONE OF THE FOREMOST SCHOLARS OF JEWISH SPIRITUALITY CONSIDERS JUDAISM TO BE A KIND OF LANGUAGE - A "WAY OF EXPRESSING OUR BELIEFS, LONGINGS, ASPIRATIONS, DREAMS..." GREEN EXPLAINS THE BASIC TERMS OF THIS LANGUAGE IN 149 ESSAYS, WHICH CONSTITUTE A BRIEF ENCYCLOPEDIA OF JUDAISM - A HELPFUL REMINDER OF WHAT KEY JEWISH TERMS MEAN AND OF HOW THESE WORDS SHAPE THE LIVES OF THOSE WHO SPEAK THEM. © 1999
EN4 8073 HUNTING MIDNIGHT ZIMLER, RICHARD BAZ SNIDER IN THE 19TH CENTURY PORTUGAL, MIDNIGHT, AN AFRICAN HEALER AND FREED SLAVE, BEFRIENDS JOHN ZARCO STEWART, A PLAYFUL, INQUISITIVE CHILD WHO DISCOVERS THAT HE IS A DESCENDANT OF THE IBERIAN PENSINULA'S JEWS, WHO HAVE BEEN HIDING SINCE THE INQUISITION THREE CENTURIES AGO. WHEN NAPOLEON'S INVASION DESTROYS JOHN'S LIFE, THE TWO FRIENDS JOURNEY TO AMERICA, SEARCHING FOR HOPE AND A REDISCOVERY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE HERITAGE. © 2003
EN4 8074 HUMAN PARTS CASTEL-BLOOM, ORLY MICHAEL BERNSTEIN ONE COLD WINTER, ISRAEL IS FACED WITH RUINOUS WEATHER, A DECLINING ECONOMY, THE INTIFADA, AND A DEADLY ILLNESS CALLED THE "SAUDI FLU." DESPITE THESE DIFFICULTIES, A CROSS-SECTION OF ISRAELIS TRY TO COPE, INCLUDING A CLEANING WOMAN WHO APPEARS ON TELEVISION, A DIVORCED ARTIST AND MOTHER WHO TURNS TO AN EX-BOYFRIEND FOR WORK, AN ETHIOPIAN IMMIGRANT WHO WANTS TO MARRY THE EX-BOYFRIEND, AND THE NATION'S PRESIDENT, WHOSE DAYS HAVE BECOME A ROUND OF FUNERALS AND HOSPITAL VISITS. TRANSLATED FROM HEBREW BY DALYA BILU © 2003
EN4 8081 ORIGINAL STORY A MEMOIR OF BROADWAY AND HOLLYWOOD LAURENTS, ARTHUR BEA BRESLOW THE AWARD-WINNING PLAYWRIGHT OF WEST SIDE STORY AND GYPSY, SCREENWRITER OF THE WAY WE WERE, AND DIRECTOR OF BROADWAY'S LA CAGE AUX FOLLES TELLS HIS STORY IN THIS LIVELY, HUMOROUS, BUT BRUTALLY HONEST AUTOBIOGRAPHY. IN ADDITION TO INSIDE STORIES AND INSIGHTS INTO MANY SHOW BIZ PERSONALITIES, LAURENT TAKES US FROM HIS FLATBUSH CHILDHOOD TO CORNELL AND THE ARMY TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF HIS LIBERAL POLITICS AND SOCIAL ACTIVISM. © 2000
EN4 8082 CASE FOR ISRAEL DERSHOWITZ, ALAN SYLVIA SORIN THE RENOWNED HARVARD LAW SCHOOL PROFESSOR REFUTES THIRTY-TWO COMMON ACCUSATIONS AGAINST ISRAEL, WRITING IN THE STYLE OF LEGAL BRIEFS AND BACKING UP HIS DEFENSE ARGUMENTS WITH HISTORICAL FACTS. © 2003
EN4 8083 SHIKSA THE GENTILE WOMAN IN THE JEWISH WORLD BENVENUTO, CHRISTINE EDITH FOSTER BENVENUTO, A JOURNALIST AND CONVERT TO JUDAISM, ADDRESSES THE ROLE PLAYED BY GENTILE WOMEN IN THE JEWISH COMMUNITY, BOTH IN THE BIBLE AND IN MODERN LIFE. SHE EXPLORES MANY OF THE CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES AND STEREOTYPES CONCERNING NON-JEWISH WOMEN, INCLUDING THEIR ALLEGED APPEAL TO JEWISH MEN AND THE PROBLEMS OF CONVERTS BEING SOCIALLY ACCEPTED. © 2004
EN4 8085 MATZO BALLS FOR BREAKFAST AND OTHER MEMORIES OF GROWING UP JEWISH KING, ALAN, & FRIENDS NANCI BRONSTEEN THE POPULAR COMEDIAN ASKED A VARIETY OF FAMOUS PEOPLE TO SHARE THEIR THOUGHTS AND MEMORIES ABOUT BEING JEWISH, RESULTING IN THIS COLLECTION OF 80 BRIEF ESSAYS FILLED WITH HUMOR, NOSTALGIA, AND OCCASIONAL "PUNGENCY," AND GROUPED BY TOPIC INTO CHAPTERS, EACH WITH KING'S OWN INTRODUCTION. KING DIED WHILE THE BOOK WAS IN PRODUCTION, AND THE FINAL THREE ESSAYS ARE EULOGIES TO HIM BY RICK MORANIS, BARBARA WALTERS, AND BILLY CRYSTAL. © 2004
EN4 8086 COVENANT RAGEN, NAOMI JJ KENNEDY THE MARGULIES FAMILY IS HAPPY LIVING IN A SETTLEMENT NEAR JERUSALEM. BUT WHEN HER HUSBAND AND DAUGHTER ARE KIDNAPPED BY HAMAS, ELISE, PREGNANT WITH A SECOND CHILD, CALLS HER GRANDMOTHER LEAH IN AMERICA. LEAH SPRINGS INTO ACTION, GATHERING THREE OLD FRIENDS WHO NOW LEAD DIVERSE LIVES AROUND THE WORLD. THESE FOUR WOMEN, WHO SURVIVED AUSCHWITZ TOGETHER, HAD MADE A COVENANT TO HELP EACH OTHER WHENEVER THE NEED MIGHT ARISE. NOW THAT OATH IS PUT TO THE TEST. © 2004
EN4 8088 SONGBIRD ZACHARIAS, WALTER LORNA KOCH MIA LEVY, A PRIVILEGED POLISH JEW, IS A SONGBIRD TAKING VOICE LESSONS IN PARIS WHEN THE HOLOCAUST BEGINS. SHE AND HER FAMILY ARE DEPORTED TO TREBLINKA, BUT WHEN HER FATHER PUSHES HER OFF THE TRAIN, SHE JOINS THE PARTISANS, ESCAPES TO AMERICA, AND SETTLES IN BROOKLYN, WHERE SHE FALLS IN LOVE WITH A FELLOW MUSICIAN. HER NEW LIFE, TOO, IS DISRUPTED AFTER PEARL HARBOR, WHEN SHE IS RECRUITED TO RETURN TO EUROPE AND WORK UNDERCOVER IN A NAZI BROTHEL. CAN SHE SURVIVE LONG ENOUGH TO FULFILL HER MISSION, AVENGE HER FAMILY, AND REUNITE WITH HER LOVER? © 2004
EN4 8089 RESCUED FROM THE REICH HOW ONE OF HITLER'S SOLDIERS SAVED THE LUBAVITCHER REBBE RIGG, BRYAN MARK WIN ROBBINS A NOTED HOLOCAUST SCHOLAR RELATES HOW PRESSURE FROM THE LUBAVITCH CHASSIDIM AND THE DESIRE FOR GOOD PUBLIC RELATIONS HELPED PUSH HIGH RANKING NAZI OFFICIALS - INCLUDING ONE WITH A JEWISH FATHER AND ANOTHER WHO, THOUGH ANTI-SEMITIC, WAS BECOMING DISAFFECTED WITH HITLER - TO SPIRIT RABBI JOSEPH SCHNEERSOHN, HIS FAMILY, AND HIS ENTOURAGE FROM WARSAW TO RIGA TO STOCKHOLM, WHERE PASSAGE TO NEW YORK WAS OBTAINED. WITH THE LUBAVITCH MOVEMENT NOW HEADQUARTERED IN BROOKLYN, IT EVENTUALLY GREW INTO THE WIDESPREAD AND WELL-KNOWN MOVEMENT OF TODAY. © 2004
EN4 8090 GERMS BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS AND AMERICA'S SECRET WAR MILLER, J.; ENGELBERG, S; BROAD, WM. RICHARD RUBIN IN A GROUNDBREAKING WORK OF INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM, NEW YORK TIMES REPORTERS JUDITH MILLER, STEPHEN ENGELBERG, AND WILLIAM BROAD UNCOVER THE TRUTH ABOUT BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS AND SHOWS WHY BIO-WARFARE AND BIO-TERRORISM ARE FAST BECOMING OUR WORST NATIONAL NIGHTMARE. THE WORK IS BASED ON INTERVIEWS WITH SCIENTISTS AND OFFICIALS ALL THE WAY UP TO PRESIDENT CLINTON, AS WELL AS RECENTLY DECLASSIFIED DOCUMENTS. © 2001
EN4 8091 WAR PAINT MADAME HELENA RUBENSTEIN AND MISS ELIZABETH ARDEN,  WOODHEAD, LINDY LILA STERN   ...THEIR LIVES, THEIR TIMES, THEIR RIVALRY.  A METICULOUSLY RESEARCHED DUAL BIOGRAPHY OF THE TWO COSMETICS ENTREPRENEURS WHO SPAWNED THE MODERN BEAUTY INDUSTRY AND PIONEERED MADISON AVENUE MARKETING, ADVERTISING, AND CONSUMER CULTURE. DESPITE THEIR COMMON INTERESTS, CELEBRITY CONNECTIONS, AND IMPOVERISHED CHILDHOODS (RUBENSTEIN IN THE KRAKOW GHETTO, ARDEN IN RURAL CANADA), THEY DEVELOPED AN INTENSE RIVALRY WHOSE PUBLICITY FUELED THEIR EMPIRES. © 2004
EN4 8092 BREAKFAST AT STEPHANIE'S MARGOLIS, SUE CARMEN ADRIANA ASPIRING JAZZ SOLOIST AND SINGLE MOM STEPHANIE GLASSMAN COOKS LAVISH SUNDAY BRUNCHES AT HER LONDON HOME FOR HER BEST FRIENDS, BUT HER CAREER IS IN A RUT (HER LATEST GIG IS PLAYING THE PIANO IN DEPARTMENT STORE), AND EVEN HER GRANDMOTHER HAS A BETTER LOVE LIFE. THEN HER TODDLER'S FATHER, AN AMERICAN MOVIE STUNTMAN, RETURNS, BUT SO DOES AN ACTOR SHE HAS LONG ADMIRED. AT THE SAME TIME, HER CAREER HEATS UP BUT RESULTS IN A FRONT PAGE SCANDAL. STEPHANIE HAS SOME BIG DECISIONS TO MAKE. WHAT WILL SHE DO? © 2004
EN4 8093 AND THE DEAD SHALL RISE THE MURDER OF MARY PHAGAN AND THE LYNCHING OF LEO FRANK ONEY, STEVE MICHELLE HARBER, FRANCIE ANNE RILEY A TEENAGER'S 1913 MURDER IN ATLANTA, THE CONVICTION OF A JEWISH FACTORY OWNER, THE LAST MINUTE COMMUTATION OF HIS DEATH SENTENCE, AND HIS SUBSEQUENT LYNCHING HAVE BEEN NOVELIZED AND DRAMATIZED ON STAGE AND SCREEN. BUT NOW A JOURNALIST PROVIDES A DETAILED HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THESE EVENTS, PRESENTED IN A NARRATIVE STYLE REMINISCENT OF A 19TH CENTURY NOVEL.  © 2003
EN4 8094 ZAYDA WAS A COWBOY NISLICK, JUNE LEVITT BARBARA KESTENBAUM BILL AND HIS BROTHER DANNY LEARN TO SEE THEIR GRANDFATHER IN A WHOLE NEW WAY WHEN HE TELLS THEM HIS LIFE STORY, FROM FLEEING RUSSIA AS A BOY TO AVOID LIFETIME SERVICE IN THE ARMY TO ARRIVING IN GALVESTON, TEXAS, HOMESICK BUT READY TO WORK HARD IN HIS SURPRISING NEW CAREER. ZAYDE IS HONEST ABOUT BOTH THE GOOD AND BAD ASPECTS OF FRONTIER LIFE. AN EPILOGUE OF HISTORIC FACTS, BIBLIOGRAPHY, AND GLOSSARY FOLLOW THE STORY. © 2005
EN4 8095 OUTCAST DOVE A CATHERINE LEVENDEUR MYSTERY NEWMAN, SHARAN JAY WILLIAMS NEWMAN RETURNS TO 12TH CENTURY FRANCE, BUT THE 9TH BOOK IN THIS SERIES REVOLVES AROUND CATHERINE'S COUSIN SOLOMON, A BUSINESS ASSOCIATE OF HERS AND HER HUSBAND EDGAR'S WHO MUST KEEP THEIR FAMILY CONNECTION SECRET, AS HE WAS RAISED JEWISH WHILE HER FATHER WAS ABDUCTED AS A CHILD AND RAISED CATHOLIC. TRAVELING WITH EDGAR, SOLOMON JOINS A RESCUE PARTY SEARCHING FOR A JEWISH GIRL KIDNAPPED IN SPAIN BY CHRISTIANS, WHEN HE ENCOUNTERS HIS ESTRANGED FATHER JACOB, WHO HAS REJECTED JUDAISM AND BECOME A MONK CALLED BROTHER JAMES. JAMES IS ON A SIMILAR MISSION, TO RANSOM CATHOLIC KNIGHTS CAPTURED BY MUSLIMS. CAN FATHER AND SON, CHRISTIAN AND JEW, LEARN TO COOPERATE AS THE TWO RESCUE PARTIES JOIN FORCES? © 2003
EN4 8096 CODE NAME AMNON THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A HAGANAH FIGHTER, 1943-1949 ROSENFELD, DANIEL MARSHA AKS THE TRUE STORY OF A 14-YEAR-OLD-BOY WHO JOINED THE HAGANAH IN 1943. DESPITE HIS YOUTH, HIS CREATIVE IDEAS AND QUICK THINKING SOON MADE HIM THE LEADER OF MANY SUCCESSFUL MISSIONS AGAINST THE BRITISH OCCUPATION, YET HIS CONDUCT DEMONSTRATES THAT EVEN IN WAR TIME, A FIGHTER CAN STILL BEHAVE HONORABLY. HIS EXPERIENCES PROVIDE A PICTURE OF THE CONDITIONS IN PRE-STATE ISRAEL, SHOWING WHY THE LAND IS SO IMPORTANT TO THE JEWISH PEOPLE AND WHY THEY FEEL SO STRONGLY ABOUT IT. © 2003
EN4 8097 IT'S ALL A GIFT THOUGH IT MAY NOT SEEM LIKE IT AT THE TIME ADAHAN, MIRIAM MICHAL NUSSBAUM, DEBBIE WOLF DR. ADAHAN, AN ORTHODOX JEWISH PSYCHOLOGIST, OFFERS A HELPFUL PHILOSOPHY FOR COPING WITH LIFE'S UPS AND DOWNS. SHE EXPLAINS THAT BOTH GOOD AND BAD EVENTS HAVE SOME SORT OF HOLY PURPOSE, AND WE MUST TRUST THAT THIS IS SO, EVEN IF WE DON'T KNOW WHAT IT IS, AND REMINDS US THAT WE WERE ALL CREATED IN THE DIVINE IMAGE. OUR TASK IS TO WORK ON CHANGING OUR ATTITUDE TO APPRECIATE THE GOODNESS IN OUR LIVES. © 1992
EN4 8098 DO YOU REMEMBER ME? A FATHER, A DAUGHTER, AND A SEARCH FOR THE SELF LEVINE, JUDITH JOAN ATLAS LEVINE, WHO HAS WRITTEN ABOUT HOW CULTURE, POLITICS, AND HISTORY ARE ENACTED IN PEOPLE'S LIVES, NOW TURNS TO HER OWN FAMILY'S CRISIS AS HER FATHER, ONCE A POLITICALLY ACTIVE PSYCHOLOGIST, FALLS VICTIM TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE. WHILE CHRONICLING THE COURSE OF HER FATHER'S ILLNESS AND ITS EFFECT ON THOSE AROUND HIM, SHE ALSO STUDIES HIS LIFE, LEARNING TO APPRECIATE AND RECONCILE WITH HIM. AT THE SAME TIME, SHE EXPLORES UNIVERSAL THEMES OF LOVE, DUTY, AND COMMUNITY; DISABILITY AND AGING; AND THE SELF AND IDENTITY. © 2004
EN4 8099 ON JUDAISM CONVERSATIONS ON BEING JEWISH IN TODAY'S WORLD FELDMAN, EMANUEL, RABBI RHODA KAHN   A SERIES OF DIALOGUES BETWEEN DAVID, A QUESTIONING JEW, AND HIS RABBI ARE THE FRAMEWORK FOR THIS DISCUSSION OF JUDAISM'S ONGOING RELEVANCE AND ITS ANSWERS TO MODERN QUESTIONS. EACH CHAPTER IS A SELF-CONTAINED CONVERSATION ABOUT A PARTICULAR TOPIC, FROM SABBATH, HOLIDAYS, AND KEEPING KOSHER TO REPENTANCE, PRAYER, AND HOLINESS, AND FROM GOD AND THE TORAH TO INTERPERSONAL AND INTERFAITH DEALINGS. © 1994
EN4 8100 SAUL AND PATSY BAXTER, CHARLES PAM VASSIL THE IDYLLIC LIFESTYLE OF SAUL GOLDBERG AND HIS WIFE PATSY, WHO SETTLE IN A SMALL MIDWESTERN TOWN, IS CHALLENGED BY ONE OF HIS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, A DISTURBED BOY WHOSE ACTIONS LEAD TO INNER AND OUTER CONFLICT. WILL SAUL BE BLAMED AS AN OUTSIDER? AS A JEW? BY HIMSELF? AS HE QUESTIONS HIMSELF, HIS COMMUNITY, AND HIS MARRIAGE, HE EXPLORES ISSUES OF LOVE, PARENTHOOD, SOCIAL CLASS, AND LOSS.  HE MUST ULTIMATELY DECIDE WHAT KIND OF MAN HE WANTS TO BE. © 2003
EN4 8101 ISRAELIS ORDINARY PEOPLE IN AN EXTRAORDINARY LAND ROSENTHAL, DONNA LAWRENCE AVERY A JOURNALIST DEPICTS THE DIVERSITY OF ORDINARY ISRAELIS AS THEY GO ABOUT THEIR LIVES, PORTRAYING THE DICHOTOMIES OF MALE AND FEMALE, SEPHARDI AND ASHKENAZI, RELIGIOUS AND SECULAR, AND EVEN ARAB AND JEW. SHE POINTS OUT THE PARADOX OF ULTRA-ORTHODOX JEWS ASSAULTING IMMODESTLY DRESSED WOMEN IN THE ONLY NATION WHOSE ARMY DRAFTS WOMEN, AND OF ETHIOPIAN IMMIGRANTS WHO GREW UP WITHOUT ELECTRICITY ENDING UP HIGH-TECH JOBS. IN PRESENTING THIS MULTICULTURAL POPULATION, SHE DISPELS MANY STEREOTYPES ABOUT ISRAEL, YET SHE SHOWS THAT ISRAELIS FROM ALL WALKS OF LIFE SHARE SIMILAR CONCERNS ABOUT LOVE, FAMILY, CAREERS, AND RECREATION AS THEY FACE LIFE'S UNIVERSAL EXPERIENCES IN THIS UNIQUE LAND. © 2003
EN4 8102 RADICAL APPROACH TO JEWISH HISTORY MELLMAN, AL ANITA KAUFMAN © 2002
EN4 8103 WITNESS VOICES FROM THE HOLOCAUST GREENE, JOSHUA M.; KUMAR, SHIVA SHIRLEY BROWN TWENTY SEVEN EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS FORM THIS COMPANION VOLUME TO A PBS DOCUMENTARY BASED ON TESTIMONY GATHERED BY YALE UNIVERSITY'S FORTUNOFF ARCHIVE. THE WITNESSES INCLUDE JEWISH HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS, GERMAN CIVILIANS, RESISTANCE FIGHTERS, AND AMERICAN POWS WHO RELATE THEIR EXPERIENCES AND OBSERVATIONS FROM BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER THE WAR. THE EDITORS INTERWEAVE THE STORIES CHRONOLOGICALLY WHILE ALLOWING EACH VOICE TO MAINTAIN ITS INDIVIDUALITY. © 2000
EN4 8105 BREAD GIVERS YEZIERSKA, ANZIA NORMA FIRE   SARA'S IMMIGRANT FATHER HAS MARRIED OFF HER SISTERS TO MEN THEY DON'T LOVE. BUT SHE IS A MODERN AMERICAN LIVING ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE IN THE 1920S, AND REJECTS HIS CONCEPT OF JEWISH WOMANHOOD IN FAVOR OF INDEPENDENCE AND SELF-FULFILLMENT THROUGH EDUCATION, WORK, AND LOVE. ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN 1925, THE NOVEL HAS BEEN REVIVED BY COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY HISTORIAN ALICE KESSLER-HARRIS, WHO HAS ADDED AN UPDATED FOREWORD AND INTRODUCTION. © 1999, 2003 (3RD ED.) [REPLACES EARLIER RECORDING, EC-2466]
EN4 8106 HEALING THE HEART OF CONFLICT 8 CRUCIAL STEPS TO MAKING PEACE WITH YOURSELF AND OTHERS GOPIN, MARC WENDY GOULSTON RABBI GOPIN IS A CONFLICT RESOLUTION EXPERT, HAVING WORKED IN SUCH INTERNATIONAL HOT SPOTS AS THE MIDDLE EAST, NORTHERN IRELAND AND AFRICA. NOW HE TEACHES HOW HIS TECHNIQUES CAN BE APPLIED TO OUR OWN CONFLICTS IN BUSINESS AND PERSONAL RELATIONSHIPS. POINTING OUT THAT EMOTIONS AS WELL AS RATIONAL THOUGHT AFFECT OUR REACTIONS, HE PROVIDES A SYSTEM OF EIGHT STEPS TO HEAL FEELINGS OF DISHONOR AND HUMILIATION THAT TOO OFTEN INTERFERE WITH THE ABILITY TO GET PAST OUR DIFFERENCES. A WIDE RANGE OF ANECDOTES DEMONSTRATE HOW THESE STEPS HAVE SUCCEEDED IN A VARIETY OF SITUATIONS, WHETHER AT WORK, AT HOME, IN THE LARGER COMMUNITY - OR EVEN WITHIN OURSELVES. © 2004
EN4 8107 MY GUARDIAN ANGEL WEIL, SYLVIE BETSY NEWBERRY A FICTIONALIZED ACCOUNT OF THE CRUSADES IN 11TH CENTURY FRANCE, AS DESCRIBED BY TWELVE-YEAR-OLD ELVINA, THE REAL-LIFE GRANDDAUGHTER OF THE REVERED SCHOLAR RASHI. WHILE ELVINA PREFERS THE INTELLECTUAL PURSUITS USUALLY LIMITED TO JEWISH BOYS, SHE DUTIFULLY CARRIES OUT THE ROLE OF "WOMAN OF THE HOUSE" WHILE HER MOTHER IS AWAY. SUDDENLY, A KNOCK AT THE DOOR REVEALS GAUTHIER, WHO, LIKE HER, WOULD RATHER STUDY THAN DO WHAT HIS SOCIETY EXPECTS - FIGHT IN THE CRUSADES. IN RETURN FOR HER ASSISTANCE, HE OFFERS ADVANCE WARNING OF THE CRUSADERS' ARRIVAL IN HER TOWN. IS IT WORTH THE RISK? WILL HER GUARDIAN ANGEL HELP? TRANSLATED FROM THE 2001 FRENCH ORIGINAL. © 2004
EN4 8108 JGIRL'S GUIDE THE YOUNG JEWISH WOMAN'S HANDBOOK FOR COMING OF AGE ADELMAN, P; FELDMAN, A; REINHARZ, S SHIRLEY KALB JEWISH SOURCES AND MODERN PSYCHOLOGY ARE COMBINED TO PROVIDE PRACTICAL ADVICE TO GIRLS APPROACHING BAT MITZVAH AND BEYOND, REGARDLESS OF DENOMINATION. THE AUTHORS, A SOCIAL WORKER, EDUCATOR, AND SOCIOLOGIST WHO ALL SPECIALIZE IN JEWISH WOMEN'S ISSUES, COVER A BROAD RANGE OF TOPICS, FROM FRIENDS, AUTHORITY FIGURES, SELF-ESTEEM, AND HEALTH TO THE SABBATH, RELIGIOUS STUDIES, AND MITZVOT SUCH AS TIKKUN OLAM, IMPROVING THE WORLD. INPUT FROM RABBIS, ATHLETES, MUSICIANS, AND OTHER PUBLIC FIGURES, AS WELL AS FROM "ORDINARY" JEWISH GIRLS AND WOMEN, GIVES THIS SURVIVAL GUIDE A REAL-LIFE FLAVOR THAT EVEN ADULTS MAY ENJOY. © 2005
EN4 8109 DANGLING MAN BELLOW, SAUL LAWRENCE AVERY, CANTOR IN THIS NEW EDITION OF BELLOW'S 1944 NOVEL, JOSEPH, WHO EXPECTS TO BE DRAFTED INTO THE ARMY SOON, GIVES UP HIS JOB AND TRIES TO PREPARE HIMSELF FOR THE BATTLEFIELD. BUT WHEN A SERIES OF MIX-UPS DELAYS HIS INDUCTION, HE FINDS HIMSELF DANGLING FOR A WHOLE YEAR AND KEEPS A JOURNAL OF HIS WANDERINGS THROUGH CHICAGO'S STREETS, HIS THOUGHTS ABOUT THE PAST, FREEDOM, AND CHOICE, AND HIS FEELINGS ABOUT HIS IDLE STATUS IN THE MIDDLE OF WORLD WAR II. WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY SALMAN RUSHDIE.  © 1996
EN4 8110 KABBALAH AND THE POWER OF DREAMING AWAKENING THE VISIONARY LIFE SHAINBERG, CATHERINE EDITH FOSTER DR. SHAINBERG, A PSYCHOLOGIST, SPENT MANY YEARS STUDYING KABBALAH WITH COLETTE ABOULKER-MUSCAT, A DIRECT DESCENDANT OF THE 13TH-CENTURY PROVENÇAL KABBALIST ISAAC THE BLIND. HERE SHE COMBINES ANCIENT SEPHARDIC-KABBALISTIC TRADITION WITH MODERN PSYCHOLOGICAL PRACTICE TO UNLOCK THE INTUITIVE POWERS OF OUR DREAMS AND ACHIEVE INCREASED AWARENESS, CREATIVITY, AND SELF-REALIZATION. SHE PROVIDES SIMPLE MENTAL EXERCISES AND ANECDOTES ABOUT HOW THESE METHODS HAVE IMPROVED HER OWN LIFE. © 2005
EN4 8111 LIFE IN THE DAMN TROPICS UNGER, DAVID WENDY GOULSTON IN THE CORRUPT WORLD OF 1980S GUATEMALA, THE THREE ELTALEPH BROTHERS STRUGGLE TO KEEP THEIR BUSINESS AFLOAT IN A SEA OF MILITARY RULE, TERRORISM, AND SABOTAGE. NARRATED BY MARCOS, THE PLAYBOY MIDDLE BROTHER, THE ACTION REVOLVES AROUND A NIGHT CLUB HIS EX-PROSTITUTE GIRLFRIEND PERSUADES HIM TO OPEN WHILE AARON AND DAVID RUN THE FACTORIES. BUT SOON A SHADY FIGURE IS USING THE PLACE FOR CLANDESTINE MEETINGS THAT LEAD TO A SHOOTING THAT SOMEHOW INVOLVES AARON, A PROMINENT LEADER IN A JEWISH COMMUNITY BATTERED BY CORRUPTION AND ASSIMILATION. © 2002
EN4 8112 JOY COMES IN THE MORNING ROSEN, JONATHAN CARYL GREENBLATT RABBI DEBORAH GREEN IS DEVOTED TO HER RELIGION, HER NEW YORK CONGREGATION, AND HER VOLUNTEER WORK AS A HOSPITAL CHAPLAIN. STILL, AS SHE OFFICIATES AT WEDDINGS AND FUNERALS, SHE FEELS HER OWN LIFE IS SOMEWHAT EMPTY. THEN SHE MEETS AN AILING HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR AND HIS SON, WHO IS AS SHY AND RELIGIOUSLY SKEPTICAL AS SHE IS OUTGOING AND DEVOUT. A SURPRISING ROMANCE DEVELOPS, IN SPITE OF THEIR CONTRASTING RELIGIOUS ATTITUDES; WHILE SHE INSPIRES HIM TO RETURN TO JUDAISM, SHE EXPERIENCES A RELIGIOUS CRISIS OF HER OWN. © 2004
EN4 8113 MAKING AMERICANS JEWS AND THE BROADWAY MUSICAL MOST, ANDREA BEA BRESLOW MUSICAL THEATER IS ONE OF AMERICA'S GREATEST CULTURAL CONTRIBUTIONS, YET MANY OF THE MOST CREATIVE MINDS BEHIND IT WERE JEWISH. PROFESSOR MOST, FOCUSING ON THE SOCIO-POLITICALLY TUMULTUOUS SECOND QUARTER OF THE 20TH CENTURY, ANALYZES HOW THE VISION OF JEWISH ARTISTS ON BROADWAY INFLUENCED ACCEPTED IDEAS OF WHAT IT MEANS TO BE AMERICAN - AND TO BE A JEW IN AMERICA. USING THOROUGHLY RESEARCHED EXAMPLES FROM SUCH SHOWS AS ANNIE GET YOUR GUN AND OKLAHOMA!, SHE DEMONSTRATES HOW CURRENT EVENTS AFFECTED THE WORK OF THE GERSHWINS, ROGERS AND HART, AND OSCAN HAMMERSTEIN, AMONG OTHERS. © 2004
EN4 8114 SEEK MY FACE A JEWISH MYSTICAL THEOLOGY GREEN, ARTHUR, RABBI CHARLES ROEMER USING THE HEBREW LETTERS OF GOD'S NAME AS AN ACROSTIC ROADMAP, RABBI GREEN LEADS HIS READERS ON A JOURNEY TO UNDERSTAND GOD, THE WORLD, AND OURSELVES. HE SEEKS TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN GOD'S ELUSIVE PRESENCE AND OUR LACK OF SUFFICIENT LANGUAGE IN ORDER TO UNDERSTAND MODERN JEWISH SPIRITUALITY. AN UPDATE OF A CLASSIC WORK FROM THIS RECONSTRUCTIONIST RABBI AND PROFESSOR. © 2003
EN4 8115 WOMEN'S TORAH COMMENTARY NEW INSIGHTS FROM WOMEN RABBIS ON THE 54 WEEKLY TORAH PORTIONS GOLDSTEIN, ELYSE, RABBI, ED. JUDITH BASES MORE THAN 50 FEMALE RABBIS OFFER THEIR INTERPRETATIONS OF THE TORAH, AND ESPECIALLY OF THOSE PORTIONS THAT MAY STRIKE THE MODERN READER AS HOPELESSLY SEXIST. SOME OF THE AUTHORS DISMISS SUCH PASSAGES AS NOT WORTH FOLLOWING, WHILE OTHERS TRY TO UNDERSTAND THESE WRITINGS IN A NEW WAY THAT WILL BE MORE PALATABLE. MIDRASHIC TEXTS ARE USED TO EXAMINE THE STORIES OF BIBLICAL HEROINES AND TO EXPLORE AND CRITIQUE WHAT WAS INCLUDED OR EXCLUDED. ALTHOUGH THE CONTRIBUTORS REPRESENT A WIDE VARIETY OF PERSPECTIVES, THEY ALL AIM TO PROVIDE FOOD FOR THOUGHT. © 2000
EN4 8116 TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS OZ, AMOS ASHER SUSS TRANSLATED BY NICHOLAS DE LANGE
THIS ELOQUENT MEMOIR CHRONICLES AMOS OZ'S CHILDHOOD IN THE BRITISH-RULED PALESTINE OF THE 1940S AND 50S, HIS ARRIVAL AT KIBBUTZ HULDA AND LITERARY FAME. THE STORY HE TELLS LOOPS BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN PAST GENERATIONS AND HIS OWN LIFETIME, TELLING OF THE ANTI-SEMITISM AND ZIONISTIC PASSIONS THAT LED HIS FAMILY TO PALESTINE IN THE EARLY 1930S, HIS PARENTS' DISAPPOINTMENTS, HIS MOTHER'S SUICIDE, THE INFLUENCES OF HIS MULTI-LINGUAL AND WIDELY READ FAMILY, HIS LITERARY MASTERS, AND MANY OTHERS WHOSE ENCOUNTERS LEFT THEIR MARK ON HIM. IT IS ALSO THE STORY OF LIVING IN A COUNTRY UNDER CONSTANT THREAT, RIFE WITH PAINFUL RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN ARAB AND JEW. 
EN4 8117 HISTORY OF LOVE A NOVEL KRAUSS, NICOLE ARLINE KEMPNER OLD LEO GURSKY TRIES TO ATTRACT ATTENTION TO HIMSELF TO LET HIS NEIGHBORS KNOW THAT HE IS STILL ALIVE. BUT LIFE WAS NOT ALWAYS LIKE THIS; SIXTY YEARS AGO IN POLAND, LEO FELL IN LOVE AND WROTE A BOOK. UNBEKNOWNST TO HIM, THE BOOK HAS SURVIVED.
FOURTEEN-YEAR-OLD ALMA WAS NAMED AFTER A CHARACTER IN THAT BOOK. SHE HAS HER HANDS FULL; KEEPING TRACK OF HER BROTHER BIRD AND TAKING NOTES IN HER NOTEBOOK, HOW TO SURVIVE IN THE WILD VOLUME THREE. WHEN A MYSTERIOUS LETTER ARRIVES IN THE MAIL SHE UNDERTAKES AN ADVENTURE TO FIND HER NAMESAKE AND SAVE HER FAMILY. 
EN4 8118 ORIENTALIST SOLVING THE MYSTERY OF A STRANGE AND DANGEROUS LIFE REISS, TOM STEVE SCHREIBER OM REISS SPENT FIVE YEARS TRACKING DOWN SECRET POLICE RECORDS, LOVE LETTERS, DIARIES AND DEATHBED NOTEBOOKS OF LEV NUSSIMBAUM, REVEALING A DRAMATIC AND WILD LIFE. LEV, A JEW BORN IN 1905 TO A WEALTHY FAMILY IN BAKU, ESCAPED THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION IN A CAMEL CARAVAN. HE TRANSFORMED HIMSELF INTO A MUSLIM PRINCE AND BECAME A BEST-SELLING AUTHOR IN NAZI GERMANY. LEV'S LIFE INCLUDES HIS MARRIAGE TO AN INTERNATIONAL HEIRESS WITH NO IDEA OF HIS REAL IDENTITY UNTIL HE'S EXPOSED BY A TABLOID SCANDAL, HIS FRIENDSHIP WITH GEORGE SYLVESTER VIERECK, WHO WAS ARRESTED AS THE LEADING NAZI AGENT IN THE U.S, AND AN INVITATION TO BE MUSSOLINI'S OFFICIAL BIOGRAPHER - UNTIL THE FASCISTS DISCOVERED HIS ORIGINS.
LEV WROTE HIS LAST BOOK UNDER HOUSE ARREST, HELPED BY A MYSTERIOUS HALF-GERMAN SALON HOSTESS, A WEAPONS SMUGGLER, AND THE POET EZRA POUND.
THIS REMARKABLE HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY READS LIKE A NOVEL. 
EN4 8119 SCHLEPPING THROUGH THE ALPS MY SEARCH FOR AUSTRIA'S JEWISH PAST WTH ITS LAST WANDERING SHEPHERD APPLE, SAM ASHER SUSS WHEN SAM APPLE, A NEW YORK BASED WRITER, HEARS ABOUT HANS BREUER, AUSTRIA'S ONLY WANDERING SHEPHERD WHO SINGS YIDDISH LULLABIES TO HIS SHEEP AND GIVES CONCERTS IN HISTORICALLY ANTI-SEMITIC TOWNS, HE SIGNS ON AS AN APPRENTICE. URBAN AND FASTIDIOUS, SAM FINDS THIS NO EASY TASK. SAM AND HANS MEANDER THROUGH NUMEROUS AUSTRIAN LANDSCAPES IN THIS HILARIOUS ADVENTURE, AND MEET AUSTRIANS OF MANY STRIPES.
SAM APPLE IS DETERMINED TO FIND OUT IF THERE ARE AS MANY ANTI-SEMITES IN AUSTRIA AS HE FEARS AND TO UNDERSTAND HOW HANS, WHO GREW UP FIGHTING NAZISM IN VIENNA BECAME A WANDERING SHEPHERD. APPLE'S DISCOVERIES ARE MORE FASCINATING THAN HE COULD HAVE IMAGINED.
EN4 8120 GOOD, THE BAD, AND ME IN MY ANECDOTAGE WALLACH, ELI JOEL PLAVIN ELI WALLACH, PERHAPS BEST KNOWN FOR HIS ROLE IN THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY, TELLS HIS STORY, FROM GROWING UP AS THE ONLY JEW IN AN ITALIAN BROOKLYN NEIGHBORHOOD, THROUGH HIS LONG, SUCCESSFUL CAREER AS AN ACTOR. THE ANECDOTES FOLLOW ONE AFTER ANOTHER, AND INCLUDE MEMORIES ABOUT ACTORS AND ROLES HE PLAYED, AS WELL AS ABOUT HIS PERSONAL LIFE AND HIS MORE THAN 50-YEAR MARRIAGE TO FELLOW ACTOR ANNE JACKSON. 
EN4 8121 JUBANA! THE AWKWARDLY TRUE & DAZZLING ADVENTURES OF A JEWISH CUBAN GODDESS ANDERS, GIGI ELIZABETH LONDON GIGI ANDERS MOVED AS A TODDLER TO MARYLAND AFTER HER FAMILY FLED CUBA AND CASTRO'S REGIME. IN HER POIGNANT AND FUNNY MEMOIR ANDERS MANAGES TO CAPTURE THE DISTINCTIVENESS OF BOTH HER JEWISH AND CUBAN HERITAGES, AS WELL AS HER COMPLEX RELATIONSHIP WITH HER MOTHER, WHO IS CAPABLE OF DOING PERPLEXING THINGS, LIKE BRINGING 4-YEAR-OLD GIGI TO THE MENTAL HOSPITAL WHERE SHE WORKS. 
EN4 8123 DICTIONARY DAYS A DEFINING PASSION STAVANS, ILAN DIANE LIPMAN  IN THIS COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ESSAYS, ILAN STAVANS EXPLORES HIS LIFE-LONG OBSESSION WITH DICTIONARIES, CONCORDANCES, AND LEXICONS. HE USES HIS SPANISH-AMERICAN AND JEWISH BACKGROUND TO EXPLORE ENGLISH, SPANISH AND YIDDISH. HE VENTURES TO MANY OTHER LANGUAGES TOO, AND TAKES HIS READERS ON A JOURNEY OF LEXICOGRAPHY HISTORY LACED WITH MEMOIRS, FUNNY ANECDOTES, AND LANGUAGE ANALYSIS. © 2005
EN4 8124 GENIZAH AT THE HOUSE OF SHEPHER YELLIN, TAMAR        BARBARA FERBER SHULAMIT, A BRITISH BIBLICAL SCHOLAR, RETURNS TO JERUSALEM TO SAY GOODBYE TO HER FAMILY HOME, WHICH IS TO BE TORN DOWN IN THE NAME OF PROGRESS. SHE GETS ENTANGLED IN A FAMILY FEUD OVER POSSESSION OF THE CODEX, A 13TH CENTURY HANDWRITTEN MANUSCRIPT, WHEN UNCLE SAUL, WHO RUNS THE HOUSE, ASSUMES THAT SHE HAS COME FOR THE CODEX. SHE LEARNS HOW PRECIOUS THIS MANUSCRIPT IS WHEN SHE IS FOLLOWED BY A RELIGIOUS FANATIC WHO CLAIMS TO BE FROM THE TRIBE OF DAN AND COMMISSIONED WITH THE TASK OF RETURNING THE CODEX TO ITS RIGHTFUL OWNER. WHILE UNRAVELING THE MYSTERY OF THE CODEX, SHE UNCOVERS THE LIFE OF GREAT-GRANDFATHER SHALOM, WHO LEFT A WIFE IN VILNA, STARTED A NEW FAMILY IN JERUSALEM, AND EVENTUALLY SET OFF IN SEARCH OF THE TEN LOST TRIBES OF ISRAEL. MYTH, MYSTERY AND HISTORY COMBINE TO GIVE THE FLAVOR OF JERUSALEM NEIGHBORHOODS THROUGH THE MODERN ERA.  © 2005
EN4 8125 GI JEWS HOW WORLD WAR II CHANGED A GENERATION MOORE, DEBORAH DASH WIN ROBBINS IN THIS STUDY OF JEWISH SOLDIERS IN THE U.S. ARMED FORCES DURING WWII, MOORE RELIES ON MEMOIRS AND ORAL INTERVIEWS OF 15 VETERANS TO SHOW HOW THESE SOLDIERS HAD TO CONTEND WITH ANTI-SEMITISM, STEREOTYPING OF JEWS, AND THE REALITY OF THEIR JEWISH IDENTITY, WHICH MANY TOOK FOR GRANTED, HAVING GROWN UP IN AREAS WITH MANY OTHER JEWS. SHE ALSO NOTES THAT MANY OF THE ANTI-SEMITIC SOLDIERS WERE ALSO RACIST, THUS SOWING SEEDS FOR THE BLACK-JEWISH ALLIANCE OF THE 1960S. 
EN4 8126 WE JEWS WHO ARE WE AND WHAT SHOULD WE DO? STEINSALTZ, ADIN, RABBI BARBARA FEINSTEIN IN THIS BOOK OF ESSAYS, RABBI ADIN STEINSALTZ ATTEMPTS TO ANSWER MANY QUESTIONS PERTINENT TO ALL FACTIONS OF TODAY'S DIASPORA JEWS. HE COVERS SUCH TOPICS AS ASSIMILATION, JEWISH LEADERSHIP, WHETHER JEWS ARE A RACE, A NATION, OR A RELIGION, CHARACTERISTICS UNIQUE TO JEWS, ANTI-SEMITISM, AND WHAT HE CALLS THE MESSIANIC COMPLEX, AMONG OTHER THINGS. 
EN4 8127 HOLY THIEF A CON MAN'S JOURNEY FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT BOROVITZ, MARK; EISENSTOCK, ALAN LLOYD MOSS BY AGE 14, SHORTLY AFTER HIS FATHER DIED, BOROVITZ BEGAN SELLING STOLEN GOODS FOR THE CLEVELAND MOB. HE MAINTAINED A DOUBLE LIFE A GOOD JEWISH BOY - HE WENT TO SHUL AND SAID KADDISH FOR HIS FATHER, LOOKED AFTER HIS SISTER, AND GAVE HIS MOTHER OF HIS ILL-GOTTEN GAINS TO HELP SUPPORT THE FAMILY. HE MOVED TO LOS ANGELES AND CONTINUED HIS LIFE OF CRIME. EVENTUALLY THE LAW CAUGHT UP WITH HIM, AND DURING A STINT IN JAIL HE FOUND RELIGION. UPON HIS FINAL RELEASE FROM JAIL, BOROVITZ WENT TO HELP OUT HARRIET, WHO HAD ESTABLISHED BEIT T'SHUVAH, AN IN-PATIENT REHAB CENTER. BOROVITZ MARRIED HARRIET, AND AT AGE 50 DECIDED TO BECOME A RABBI. HE IS SPIRITUAL LEADER OF BEIT T'SHUVAH, COMMITTED TO HELPING PEOPLE CHANGE FOR THE BETTER.  
EN4 8128 WHITE ROSE A NOVEL KORELITZ, JEAN HANFF LORNA KOCH MARIAN KAHN IS 48, A HISTORY PROFESSOR AT COLUMBIA, WEALTHY, AND HAPPILY MARRIED.  SHE IS SUDDENLY SWEPT AWAY IN AN AFFAIR WITH 26 YEAR-OLD OLIVER, THE OWNER OF A FLOWER SHOP CALLED THE WHITE ROSE, WHO HAPPENS TO BE HER FRIEND'S SON.  THEN OLIVER MEETS AND FALLS FOR SOPHIE, THE FIANCÉE OF MARIAN'S COUSIN. THE THREE OF THEM, MARIAN, OLIVER, AND SOPHIE LEARN THAT LOVE IS REWARDING, EVEN IF IT'S NOT STRAIGHTFORWARD. 
EN4 8129 DESIGNATED HEBREW THE RON BLOMBERG STORY BLOMBERG, RON; SCHLOSSBERG, DAN HOWELL MAYER RON BLOMBERG, WHO PLAYED FOR THE NEW YORK YANKEES AND THE CHICAGO WHITE SOX DURING HIS EIGHT SEASONS IN THE MAJOR LEAGUES, ONLY MADE IT TO COOPERSTOWN'S BASEBALL HALL OF FAME QUITE BY ACCIDENT; HE WAS THE FIRST DESIGNATED HITTER IN HISTORY. HE ALSO HOLDS THE DISTINCTION OF BEING THE FIRST JEWISH YANKEE TO BECOME A STAR. ALTHOUGH IN THE BEGINNING OF HIS CAREER HE WAS BILLED AS "THE NEXT MICKEY MANTLE," HE WAS UNSUCCESSFUL ON THE FIELD DUE TO MANY INJURIES AND UNPOPULAR IN THE CLUBHOUSE BECAUSE OF HIS POPULARITY WITH THE PRESS (WHICH CAUSED JEALOUSY AMONG HIS TEAMMATES) AND THE UNFAMILIARITY OF HIS TEAMMATES WITH HIS JEWISH RELIGION. DESPITE THAT, HE HAD A LOYAL LEGION OF FANS IN NEW YORK CITY'S JEWISH POPULATION; THEY RALLIED AROUND HIM FROM DAY ONE. 
EN4 8130 TATTOO FOR A SLAVE CALISHER, HORTENSE MEGAN OWEN   A TATTOO IS A BUGLE CALL, A SUMMONING THAT LINGERS IN THE EAR. CALISHER COMES FROM A VIRGINIAN-BORN FATHER WHO MOVED TO THE NORTH FOR BUSINESS. HE REPEATEDLY INSISTS THAT HER FAMILY NEVER KEPT SLAVES, AN ASSUMPTION THAT CALISHER MAINTAINED UNTIL BOTH OF HER PARENTS WERE DEAD. UPON GOING THROUGH THE CONTENTS OF HER PARENT'S SAFE-DEPOSIT BOX, SHE COMES ACROSS A RECEIPT FOR AN INSURANCE PAYMENT HER GRANDFATHER MADE FOR 2 "SERVANTS", AND BECOMES DETERMINED TO UNCOVER THE TRUTH ABOUT HER SLAVE-OWNING GRANDPARENTS.
EN4 8131 TO HEAL A FRACTURED WORLD THE ETHICS OF RESPONSIBILITY SACKS, JONATHAN, RABBI JOAN PLATNICK IN THIS BOOK THAT WILL RESONATE WITH PEOPLE OF ALL FAITHS, RABBI JONATHAN SACKS, THE CHIEF RABBI OF GREAT BRITAIN AND A RESPECTED RELIGIOUS THINKER EXHORTS HIS READERS OF AN OBLIGATION TO LIVE MORAL AND ETHICAL LIVES, AS EACH INDIVIDUAL HAS THE RESPONSIBILITY TO DO GOOD IN THE FACE OF EVIL, FOR THROUGH OUR ACTIONS, WE ALL HAVE THE POWER TO HEAL OUR WORLD.
EN4 8132 OUTWITTING HISTORY THE AMAZNG ADVENTURES OF A MAN WHO RESCUED A MILLION YIDDISH BKS  LANSKY, AARON LAWRENCE AVERY AS A GRADUATE STUDENT, LANSKY STARTED TO SALVAGE YIDDISH BOOKS THAT WERE BEING DISCARDED. TO LANSKY, YIDDISH LITERATURE REPRESENTED AN IMPORTANT PIECE OF JEWISH CULTURAL HISTORY AND A LINK TO PAST GENERATIONS. IN THIS BOOK THAT IS BOTH  HILARIOUS AND MOVING, LANSKY DESCRIBES HOW HE TRAVELED TO WHEREVER YIDDISH BOOKS COULD BE FOUND SUCH AS PRIVATE COLLECTIONS, DUMPSTERS, AND LIBRARIES. THE BOOKS HE AMASSED BECAME A COLLECTION OF 1.5 MILLION BOOKS AND IS NOW THE NATIONAL YIDDISH BOOK CENTER, WHICH LANSKY IS THE FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT OF. THE BOOK IS A TESTIMONY TO HIS LOVE OF JUDAISM AND LITERATURE AND HIS DESIRE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE WORLD. 
EN4 8133 MARRANO LEGACY A CONTEMPORARY CRYPTO-JEWISH PRIEST REVEALS SECRETS OF HIS DOUBLE LIFE ALEXY, TRUDI BETTY SMITH  TRUDI ALEXI DISCOVERED A SPIRITUAL KINSHIP WITH THE MEDIEVAL MARRANOS WHICH SHE CHRONICLES IN HER FIRST BOOK, THE MEZUZAH IN THE MADONNA'S FOOT. ALEXY'S JEWISH FAMILY FLED FROM PRAGUE AND HID IN FASCIST SPAIN DURING WWII AS BAPTIZED CATHOLICS. 
SIMON IS A CRYPTO-JEWISH CATHOLIC PRIEST WHO READ ALEXY'S FIRST BOOK AND WAS INTRIGUED BY THE SIMILARITIES WITH HIS OWN FAMILY'S HISTORY OF HIDDEN IDENTITY. SIMON HAS BEEN PROTECTING A LARGE COMMUNITY OF CRYPTO-JEWS IN LATIN AMERICA. THIS BOOK CHRONICLES THE CORRESPONDENCE BETWEEN ALEXY AND SIMON, AND ALEXY'S STRUGGLES TO UNDERSTAND WHY SIMON CONTINUES TO LIVE IN DANGER OF DISCOVERY BY BOTH CATHOLICS AND MAINSTREAM JEWS, WHILE WRESTLING WITH DOUBT AND TRAGEDY THAT CAUSE HIM TO ALMOST ABANDON HIS FAITH IN GOD AND HIS JEWISH IDENTITY.
EN4 8134 HER BODY KNOWS GROSSMAN, DAVID (null) IN THESE 2 NOVELLAS DAVID GROSSMAN BRINGS EMOTIONALLY COMPLEX STORIES OF LOVE GONE AWRY.  IN "FRENZY," SHAUL STALKS HIS WIFE, CONVINCED SHE IS HAVING AN AFFAIR. HE CONFIDES THIS TO HIS SISTER-IN-LAW, WHO GETS DRAWN INTO SHAUL'S OBSESSION. "ANOTHER LIFE" PORTRAYS A THORNY RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A DYING WOMAN AND HER DAUGHTER. 
EN4 8137 MANDRAKES FROM THE HOLY LAND MEGGED, AHARON BARBARA AXEL BEATRICE IS A FANATIC AND SLIGHTLY PSYCHOTIC ENGLISH CHRISTIAN WHO TRAVELS TO PALESTINE IN 1906 TO PAINT THE FLOWERS MENTIONED IN THE BIBLE AND TO ESCAPE FROM HER EROTIC ATTRACTION TO VANESSA, VIRGINIA WOLFE'S SISTER. WHILE IN PALESTINE, SHE HIRES AN ARAB GUIDE TO TAKE HER AROUND THE LAND OF WHICH SHE HAS EXCELLENT SCRIPTURAL KNOWLEDGE, BUT OVER TIME THE TWO DEVELOP A TENSE RELATIONSHIP. SHE MEETS AND ADMIRES JEWS, WHOSE RELIGIOUS RITUALS AND RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD APPEAL TO HER. WHEN BEATRICE IS RAPED, SHE IS BROUGHT TO HER SENSES.
EN4 8138 KILLING RAIN A NOVEL EISLER, BARRY BENNET POLOGE THIS IS EISLER'S FOURTH THRILLER FEATURING JOHN RAIN, A FREELANCE ASSASSIN. HIS EMPLOYER THIS TIME IS ISRAELI INTELLIGENCE, WHICH HAS SENT HIM OFF TO KILL A WEAPONS DEALER, LEVI, IN MANILA. INSTEAD OF KILLING LEVI, RAIN SHOOTS HIS BODYGUARDS, WHO TURN OUT TO BE EX-CIA. THE COMPANY WITH WHOM THE BODYGUARDS WERE WORKING WANT REVENGE. RAIN WANTS TO COMPLETE HIS MISSION AND CONTACTS DELILAH, ANOTHER INTELLIGENCE AGENT WITH WHOM HE HAS BEEN INVOLVED, BUT MOSSAD HAS LOST CONFIDENCE IN RAIN AND ARE COMING UP WITH THEIR OWN PLAN TO TAKE CARE OF HIM.
EN4 8139 STARS OF DAVID PROMINENT JEWS TALK ABOUT BEING JEWISH POGREBIN, ABIGAIL NANCI BRONSTEEN MORE THAN 60 PROMINENT AMERICAN JEWS SHARE THEIR FEELINGS ON WHAT BEING JEWISH MEANS TO THEM.
EN4 8140 SOMEONE NOT REALLY HER MOTHER A NOVEL CHESSMAN, HARRIET SCOTT        ELLEN DAVID HANNAH, IN HER 80S, RESIDES IN A NURSING HOME. HER ALZHEIMER'S IS ADVANCING, AND AS IT DOES, HER FAMILY LEARNS OF HER WWII EXPERIENCES; LOSING HER FAMILY IN THE HOLOCAUST AND FLEEING FROM FRANCE AS A TEENAGER. AS HANNAH DESCENDS INTO THE PAST, HER DAUGHTER AND GRANDDAUGHTERS TRY, EACH IN HER OWN WAY, TO GET TO KNOW OF HANNAH'S PAST EXPERIENCES AND INNER LIFE.
EN4 8142 THIS IS REAL AND YOU ARE COMPLETELY UNPREPARED THE DAYS OF AWE AS A JOURNEY OF TRANSFORMATION LEW, ALAN BERNICE LEIBOWITZ LEW, WHO DESCRIBES HIMSELF AS A ZEN RABBI, EXPLORES THE DAYS OF AWE, ALTHOUGH HE BEGINS WITH TISHA B'AV AND NOT ROSH HASHANAH BECAUSE HE FEELS THAT TISHA B'AV SETS THE TONE FOR RELIGIOUS INTROSPECTION. HE DRAWS ON JEWISH TRADITION, PERSONAL EXPERIENCES, AND OF COURSE BUDDHIST STORIES TO EXPLAIN TO THE READER THE IMPORTANCE OF INTROSPECTION AND SPIRITUAL TRANSFORMATION.
EN4 8143 CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO MEDIEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHY FRANK, DANIEL, ED; LEAMAN, OLIVER, ED HERB WELLER THIS BOOK TAKES A COMPREHENSIVE LOOK AT JEWISH PHILOSOPHERS FROM BOTH CHRISTIAN AND MUSLIM LANDS IN THE MIDDLE AGES, AND THE WAY THEY WERE INFLUENCED BY THE SOCIETIES IN WHICH THEY LIVED.
EN4 8144 MUCH ADO ABOUT JESSIE KAPLAN A NOVEL COHEN, PAULA MARANTZ NORMA FIRE   CARLA'S FAMILY LIFE HAS HER EXHAUSTED. HER HUSBAND, A DOCTOR IN PRIVATE PRACTICE COMES HOME FRAZZLED BECAUSE MEDICINE IS NOT WHAT IT USED TO BE. HER TEN YEAR OLD SON IS WREAKING HAVOC IS HIS CLASSROOM IN SCHOOL, AND HER ORNERY 12 YR OLD DAUGHTER IS ABOUT TO HAVE A BAT MITZVAH. BUT IT'S HER MOTHER, JESSIE KAPLAN, WHO HAS HER REALLY WORRIED: JESSIE STARTS TO REMEMBER A PREVIOUS LIFE AS THE DARK LADY OF SHAKESPEARE'S SONNETS. THIS IS A STORY OF LOVE, LOSS AND FAMILIAL RITES OF PASSAGE.
EN4 8145 TEN GREEN BOTTLES TRUE STORY OF FAMILY'S JOURNEY FROM WAR-TORN AUSTRIA TO SHANGHAI KAPLAN, VIVIAN JEANETTE JAN BURRELL NINI KARPEL, WHO GREW UP IN VIENNA DURING THE 1920S, LOVED THE CITY OF HER BIRTH. BUT WHEN HITLER SEIZED NEARBY GERMANY IN THE 1930S, AND ANTI-SEMITISM BECAME WIDESPREAD, THE KARPEL FAMILY SOUGHT REFUGE IN SHANGHAI, CHINA, WHICH IS A PLACE OF PRIVILEGE FOR SOME, POVERTY FOR MOST, WITH OPIUM DENS, DISEASE, AND WAR. 
EN4 8146 GOODNIGHT MOON BROWN, MARGARET WISE SARAH WOLF IN THIS CHILDREN'S CLASSIC, A YOUNG RABBIT WISHES GOODNIGHT TO EVERYTHING WITHIN SIGHT AND EARSHOT AS HE GETS READY FOR BED.
ENGLISH WITH HEBREW TRANSLATION
EN4 8147 BETRAYING SPINOZA RENEGADE JEW WHO GAVE US MODERNITY GOLDSTEIN, REBECCA NORMA FIRE   THIS IS A BIOGRAPHY OF 17TH-CENTURY PHILOSOPHER BARUCH SPINOZA, WHO WAS EXPELLED FROM AMSTERDAM'S JEWISH COMMUNITY FOR HERESY. SPINOZA INITIATED IDEAS OF POLITICAL AND RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE WHICH WERE THE FORERUNNERS OF MODERN TOLERANT GOVERNMENT.  GOLDSTEIN POSITS THAT SPINOZA'S BEGINNINGS IN A COMMUNITY OF JEWS WHO HAD FLED THE INQUISITION SPURRED SPINOZA TO DEVISE HIS RADICAL CONCEPT OF LIVING A PURELY REASONED LIFE AND COMPLETELY SECULAR LIFE - NEGATING THE NEED TO LIVE OR IDENTIFY WITH ANY RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY.
EN4 8148 MODIGLIANI A LIFE MEYERS, JEFFREY LORNA KOCH MODIGLIANI WAS AN ARTIST WHOSE TUMULTUOUS AND SELF-DESTRUCTIVE LIFE STYLE PROBABLY HASTENED HIS EARLY DEATH, ACCORDING TO THE AUTHOR. THIS BIOGRAPHY FOCUSES ON THE PERSONALITY OF MODIGLIANI, HIS INVOLVEMENT WITH WOMEN, WINE, AND DRUGS, AS WELL AS HIS FRIENDSHIPS WITH CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS SUCH AS PICASSO. MODIGLIANI'S ART BROUGHT HIM NEITHER ACCLAIM NOR MONEY DURING HIS LIFETIME-IT BECAME POPULAR ONLY AFTER HIS DEATH.
EN4 8149 SUITE FRANCAISE A NOVEL NEMIROVSKY, IRENE KATHY FORD IRENE NEMIROVSKY, A UKRANIAN IMMIGRANT TO FRANCE, WAS AN AUTHOR OF BESTSELLING FICTION IN PRE-WWII FRANCE. SHE COMPOSED THIS NOVEL ABOUT GERMAN OCCUPIED FRANCE IN THE EARLY 1940'S, BUT WAS NOT ABLE TO COMPLETE IT BEFORE BEING DEPORTED TO AUSCHWITZ WHERE SHE DIED. THE MANUSCRIPT WAS KEPT BY HER DAUGHTERS WHO LATER DISCOVERED THAT IT WAS A NOVEL. THESE ARE THE FIRST TWO OF WHAT WAS INTENDED TO BE A FIVE-PART NOVEL. THE FIRST PART, "A STORM IN JUNE" TELLS OF PARISIANS WHO FLEE PARIS IN 1940 JUST BEFORE THE NAZI INVASION WHO PREVIOUSLY HAD NOTHING IN COMMON ARE BROUGHT TOGETHER BY A SHARED ATTEMPT TO SURVIVE IN A WORLD THAT IS FALLING APART. THE SECOND PART, "DOLCE" TELLS HOW A FARMING VILLAGE IS ABLE TO CO-EXIST WITH THE OCCUPYING GERMAN FORCES.
EN4 8150 ORDINARY HEROES A NOVEL TUROW, SCOTT THOM CARROLL STEWART DUBINSKY DISCOVERS LETTERS HIS DECEASED FATHER, DAVID DUBIN, WROTE DURING HIS TOUR OF DUTY IN WWII AND A LOT OF FAMILY SECRETS COME TO LIGHT. THESE INCLUDE LETTERS THAT HIS FATHER WROTE TO A FIANCÉE THAT THE FAMILY NEVER HEARD ABOUT, AS WELL AS A MANUSCRIPT WRITTEN BY DUBIN IN PRISON TELLING OF HIS COURT-MARTIAL FOR ASSISTING ROBERT MARTIN, A SUSPECTED SPY, ESCAPE. IN HIS MANUSCRIPT, DUBIN DESCRIBES BOTH HIS AND MARTIN'S ENTANGLEMENT WITH COMRADE GITA LODZ. THROUGH THE RECONSTRUCTION OF HIS FATHER'S EXPERIENCES ON THE BATTLEFIELD, IN THE COURTROOM AND IN LOVE, STEWART GAINS UNDERSTANDING OF HIS FATHER THAT HE NEVER BEFORE HAD.
EN4 8151 MACKEREL AT MIDNIGHT GROWING UP JEWISH ON A REMOTE SCOTTISH ISLAND HOFMAN, ETHEL G.  BARBARA FEINSTEIN THIS IS A COLLECTION OF STORIES ABOUT GROWING UP JEWISH ON THE SCOTTISH ISLAND OF LERWICK. THE AUTHOR TELLS OF HER FATHER, HARRY, WHO HAS A SHOP IN LERWICK AND OF HER MOTHER, JEAN, WHO IS DETERMINED TO RAISE HER CHILDREN PRIDEFUL OF THEIR RELIGION. SHE DESCRIBES THE HARDSHIPS ENCOUNTERED, THE FOOD PREPARED AS ITS ANTIDOTE, AND HOW PEOPLE OF DIFFERENT RELIGIONS AND CULTURES CAN LIVE TOGETHER PEACEABLY. (C) 2005 
EN4 8152 AFTER THE APPLE WOMEN IN THE BIBLE - TIMELESS STORIES OF LOVE, LUST, AND LONGING ROSENBLATT, NAOMI HARRIS AUDREY FLAMBERG ROSENBLATT TAKES THE FAMILIAR STORIES ABOUT WOMEN FROM THE BIBLE AND GIVES HER READERS NOVEL WAYS TO APPROACH THE TALES OF LOVE, LUST, AND LONGING AS THEY ARE TOLD IN THE BIBLE. SHE USES PSYCHOANALYTIC SKILLS TO PRESENT THESE WOMEN IN WAYS THAT THE MODERN READER CAN UNDERSTAND AND RELATE TO. COPYRIGHT 2005
EN4 8153 INTUITION A NOVEL GOODMAN, ALLEGRA JAN BURRELL THE PHILPOT INSTITUTE IS A LAB DEDICATED TO CANCER RESEARCH WHERE FUNDS ARE LOW AND PROGRESS IS GENERALLY SLOW. WHEN POSTDOC CLIFF BANNAKER'S EXPERIMENTS BEGIN TO WORK TO REDUCE TUMORS IN MICE, THE MOOD AT THE LAB PICKS UP. ROBIN, CLIFF'S COLLEAGUE AND EX-GIRLFRIEND SUSPECTS THAT CLIFF'S RESEARCH RESULTS ARE FRAUDULENT. THE ENSUING CONTROVERSY AND INQUIRY TAKES OVER EVERYONE AT THE LAB.  
EN4 8154 BOOK OF LONGING COHEN, LEONARD LESLEY SUSSMAN LEONARD COHEN IS A WORLD RENOWNED SINGER-SONGWRITER, AND THIS BOOK IS A COMPILATION OF LYRICS, POEMS, MUSINGS, AND MORE.
EN4 8155 ABSURDISTAN A NOVEL SHTEYNGART, GARY ASHER SUSS MISHA VAINBERG IS A RICH MAN OF RUSSIAN DESCENT. AFTER HAVING SPENT 12 YEARS IN THE MIDWEST AND NEW YORK, HE CONSIDERS HIMSELF TO BE AN AMERICAN. MISHA IS IN LOVE WITH NEW YORK CITY AND ROUENNA SALES OF THE BRONX. HE IS DENIED RE-ENTRY TO THE U.S. AFTER HIS FATHER, A RESIDENT OF ST. PETERSBURG, KILLED AN OKLAHOMAN BUSINESSMAN. THIS NOVEL IS WRITTEN AS MISHA'S APPEAL TO THE INS FOR ENTRY TO THE US. IT IS ALSO A SATIRE OF THE AMERICAN DREAM AND THE TALE OF MISHA'S LOVE LIFE.
EN4 8156 MAIMONIDES NULAND, SHERWIN B. RICHARD RUBIN A BIOGRAPHY OF MAIMONIDES, THE MEDIEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHER, TORAH COMMENTATOR AND COURT PHYSICIAN. NULAND, A SURGEON AND PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE, PRESENTS MAIMONIDES PRIMARILY IN LIGHT OF HIS ROLE AS A PHYSICIAN. 
EN4 8159 ON STAGE, OFF STAGE MEMORIES OF A LIFETIME IN THE YIDDISH THEATRE KADISON, LUBA;BULOFF, JOSEPH BERNARD FINEMAN THE CAREERS OF THE GREAT YIDDISH ACTOR AND ACTRESS (HUSBAND AND WIFE) WERE INTIMATELY INVOLVED WITH YIDDISH THEATER FOR OVER 60 YEARS. FROM THE DAYS OF THE VILNA TROUPE TO THEIR SUCCESS ON THE AMERICAN YIDDISH STAGE, THIS ACCOUNT INCLUDES THEATER MEMORABILIA THAT HAS BEEN DONATED TO THE HARVARD UNIVERSITY LIBRARY.
EN4 8160 THOSE WHO SAVE US BLUM, JENNA PAM VASSIL FOR FIFTY YEARS, ANNA SCHLEMMER HAS REFUSED TO TALK ABOUT HER LIFE IN GERMANY DURING WORLD WAR II. TRUDY'S SOLE EVIDENCE OF THE PAST IS AN OLD PHOTOGRAPH SHOWING ANNA, TRUDY, AND A NAZI OFFICER. TRUDY, NOW A PROFESSOR OF GERMAN HISTORY, BEGINS INVESTIGATING THE PAST AND FINALLY UNEARTHS THE HEARTBREAKING TRUTH OF HER MOTHER'S LIFE.
EN4 8161 BORN TO KVETCH YIDDISH LANGUAGE AND CULTURE IN ALL OF ITS MOODS WEX, MICHAEL STEVEN SCHREIBER AS THE MAIN SPOKEN LANGUAGE OF THE JEWS FOR MORE THAN A THOUSAND YEARS, YIDDISH HAS HAD PLENTY TO LAMENT, PLENTY TO CONCEAL . THROUGH THE IDIOMS, PHRASES, METAPHORS, AND FASCINATING HISTORY OF THIS KVETCH-FULL TONGUE, MICHAEL WEX GIVES US A MOVING AND INSPIRING PORTRAIT OF A PEOPLE, AND A LANGUAGE, IN EXILE.
EN4 8162 TAXONOMY OF BARNACLES A NOVEL NIEDERHOFFER, GALT FORD, KATHY SET ALL OVER NEW YORK THIS BOOK TAKES A MAGNIFYING GLASS TO ONE PARTICULARLY ECCENTRIC FAMILY. PART BATTLE OF THE SEXES, PART SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST, PART RACE FOR THE WORLD SERIES, THE BOOK IS AN INVENTIVE AND UTTERLY FRESH SOCIAL COMEDY THAT IS AS BEAUTIFULLY WRITTEN AS IT IS UNIQUE.
EN4 8163 KAFKA IN BRONTELAND AND OTHER  STORIES YELLIN, TAMAR        DEBBIE WOLF THIRTEEN STORIES ADDRESS UNIVERSAL THEMES OF YEARNING AND DISPLACEMENT, LOVE, LOSS AND THE STRUGGLE TO BELONG. BLENDING IRONY WITH PATHOS, THE MYTHICAL MYTH WITH THE MUNDANE, THIS BOOK GIVES VOICE TO A RICH MIX OF CHARACTERS LIVING OUTSIDE TRADITIONAL PATTERNS OF IDENTITY IN A WORLD OF COMPLEX MIGRATIONS AND TUMULTUOUS CHANGES.
EN4 8164 NOT ME A NOVEL LAVIGNE, MICHAEL LLOYD MOSS MICHAEL ROSENHEIM, A DIVORCED STAND-UP COMIC, IS CARING FOR HIS ALZHEIMER'S-AFFLICTED FATHER WHEN HE DISCOVERS 24 VOLUMES OF HIS FATHER'S JOURNALS. IN THEM, HESHEL ROSENHAIM HAS DETAILED, IN THE FORM OF A NOVEL, THAT HE IS NO CONCENTRATION CAMP SURVIVOR BUT A FORMER NAZI ACCOUNTANT AT BERGEN-BELSEN. INTENSE AND VIVID, THIS BOOK IS AN UNSPARING AND UNFORGETTABLE EXAMINATION OF FAITH, HISTORY, IDENTITY, AND LOVE.
EN4 8165 DAWNING OF THE DAY    A JERUSALEM TALE SABATO, HAIM WIN ROBINS WITH A KEEN EYE FOR CUSTOM THE AUTHOR BEAUTIFULLY CAPTURES THE DAILY RHYTHMS OF AN ISRAELI SEPHARDIC COMMUNITY. EZRA SIMAN TOV HAS WORKED IN THE SAME LAUNDRY FOR 50 YEARS, CLEANING AND PRESSING PRAYER SHAWLS TO ADORN GROOMS AS THEY AWAIT THEIR BRIDES UNDER THE BRIDAL CANOPY. BUT EZRA IS ALSO A STORYTELLER. A PIOUS, SIMPLE MAN WHO IS GENERALLY CONTENT WITH HIS LOT IN LIFE, EZRA MUST CONTEND WITH THE GENTRIFICATION THAT THREATENS THE LAUNDRY AND WITH HIS BELOVED DAUGHTER'S DEFECTION TO CHRISTIAN MISSIONARIES. HIS MEASURED RESPONSE CONVEYS A COMMUNITY'S TIMELESSNESS.
EN4 8166 THIS IS MY GOD THE JEWISH WAY OF LIFE WOUK, HERMAN KEN KLIBAN A BOOK ABOUT JUDAISM FOR JEWS AND NON-JEWS THAT EXPLAINS AND CLARIFIES BELIEFS AND TRADITIONS, LAWS, HISTORY, LITURGY, AND OBSERVANCES.
EN4 8167 DUMPING BILLY     GOLDSMITH, OLIVIA ROXANNE KLEIMAN A ROMANTIC COMEDY PITTING THE SENSIBILITIES OF KATE'S HEIMISCHE BROOKLYN CHILDHOOD GIRLFRIENDS AGAINST HER HIP NEW MANHATTAN GAY FRIENDS, WHO NOTICE THAT EVERY GIRL BILLY DUMPS ENDS UP MARRYING THE NEXT GUY SHE DATES. © 2004
EN4 8169 LIFE OF DAVID PINSKY, ROBERT ASHER SUSS POET, WARRIOR, AND KING, DAVID HAS LOOMED LARGE IN MYTH AND LEGEND THROUGH THE CENTURIES. UNDER THE CLARIFYING AND CAPTIVATING LIGHT OF PINSKY'S IMAGINATION, KING DAVID - BOTH THE MAN AND THE IDEA OF THE MAN - IS BROUGHT BRILLIANTLY TO LIFE.
EN4 8170 AS A DRIVEN LEAF STEINBERG, MILTON KEN COHEN THE STORY OF ELISHA BEN ABUYAH, A SECOND-CENTURY RABBI WHOSE PASSION FOR A REASONABLE FAITH LED HIM TO RENOUNCE HIS RELIGION AND BETRAY HIS PEOPLE TO THE ROMANS.     
EN4 8171 PALESTINIAN LOVER   NASSIB, SELIM MD LAUFER A SON OF A RICH PALESTINIAN FAMILY HAS A JEWISH LOVER IN HAIFA. SHE IS THE YOUNG GOLDA MEIR, FUTURE PRIME MINISTER OF ISRAEL. LOVE AND ALLEGIANCE CLASH IN THIS HISTORICAL NOVEL ABOUT ONE OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY'S CENTRAL POLITICAL FIGURES.
EN4 8172 WORLD TO COME HORN, DARA JESSICA LEONARD A MILLION-DOLLAR PAINTING BY MARC CHAGALL IS STOLEN FROM A MUSEUM. THE UNLIKELY THIEF IS FORMER CHILD PRODIGY BEN ZISKIND WHO IS SURE THE PAINTING USED TO HANG IN HIS PARENTS' LIVING ROOM. THE AUTHOR BRINGS US ON A BREATHTAKING COLLISION COURSE OF PAST, PRESENT AND FEATURE AND INVOLVES THE STORY OF THE ZISKIND FAMILY-FROM RUSSIA TO NEW JERSEY AND VIETNAM. 
EN4 8173 ZEN JUDAISM TEACHING TALES BY A KABBALISTIC RABBI GELBERMAN, JOSEPH H. ,RABBI  LES SUSSMAN IN THE SPIRIT OF GREAT STORYTELLERS JOSEPH GELBERMAN WEAVES TALES THAT INSTRUCT AND CHARM IN THEIR SIMPLICITY AND WISDOM. THE SHORT STORIES, FABLES, AND ANECDOTES ARE DRAWN FROM GELBERMAN'S LIFELONG EXPERIENCES. THE CHARACTERS -- ADAM AND EVE, A JEWISH ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI, A BAREFOOT HUNGARIAN BOY, THE BUDDHA, AND OTHERS -- ILLUSTRATE MOMENTS OF TRUTH WITH UPLIFTING RESULTS.
EN4 8174 ALIYA THREE GENERATIONS OF AMERICAN-JEWISH IMMIGRATION TO ISRAEL LEIBOVITZ, LIEL    ARLENE SIMON LIEL LEIBOVITZ FOLLOWS THE STORIES OF SEVERAL IMMIGRANTS. BROOKLYN-RAISED MIKE GINSBERG ARRIVED IN ISRAEL IN 1969 AND PARTICIPATED IN THE YOM KIPPUR WAR; THE KALKERS MADE ALIYA IN 2001. WITH A FLAIR FOR STORYTELLING, LEIBOVITZ RICHLY ILLUSTRATES THESE LIVES, DETAILING THEIR EMOTIONAL JOURNEY FROM CAREFREE AMERICANS TO PROUD ISRAELIS. FOR READERS THE BOOK IS A POWERFUL REMINDER OF THE UNIQUE YEARNING THAT HAS DEFINED AND UNITED JEWS THROUGH A 2000-YEAR EXILE.
EN4 8175 DINOSAUR ON HANUKKAH      LEVIN RAUCHWERGER, DIANE DIANE LIPMAN  THIS BOOK IS THE ONE OF A SERIES OF RHYMING BOOKS TO INTRODUCE CHILDREN TO THE JEWISH HOLIDAYS. A UNIQUE, FUN WAY TO HIGHLIGHT HANUKKAH RITUALS.
EN4 8176 RABBI'S CAT       SFAR, JOANN    (null) 1930S, ALGERIA. A CAT BELONGING TO A WIDOWED RABBI AND HIS BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER, ZLABYA, EATS THE FAMILY PARROT AND GAINS THE ABILITY TO SPEAK. THE CAT IMMEDIATELY BEGINS TO TELL LIES. THE RABBI VOWS TO EDUCATE HIM IN THE WAYS OF THE TORAH, WHILE THE CAT INSISTS ON STUDYING THE KABBALAH AND HAVING A BAR MITZVAH. RABBI'S DAUGHTER, ZLABYA, FALLS IN LOVE WITH A YOUNG RABBI FROM PARIS, AND SOON MASTER AND CAT ARE ACCOMPANYING THE NEWLYWEDS TO FRANCE TO MEET ZLABYA'S IN-LAWS. FULL OF DRAMA AND ADVENTURE, THEIR TRIP INVITES COUNTLESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE RABBI AND HIS CAT TO GRAPPLE WITH ALL THE IMPORTANT-AND TRIVIAL-DETAILS OF LIFE.
EN4 8177 EIGHT NIGHTS OF CHANUKAH   NEWMAN, LESLEA LORNA KOCHE INCORPORATING THE POPULAR MUSIC OF 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS INTO A CHANUKAH BOOK, THIS IS PERFECT FOR CHILDREN OF ANY RELIGIOUS ORIENTATION. "ON THE FIRST NIGHT OF CHANUKAH..." BEGINS THE FAMILIAR TUNE IN A BOOK THAT SEES THE WONDROUS DAYS OF CHANUKAH THROUGH THE EYES OF YOUNG CHILD. THE CHILD'S FAMILY GROWS BIGGER AND BIGGER AS THE HOLIDAY GETS CLOSER AND CLOSER. EACH NIGHT, ONE NEW ITEM OR PERSON IS ADDED TO THE CELEBRATION-AND THERE IS ALWAYS A PRESENT FOR EVERY CHILD IN THE ROOM!
EN4 8178 IN GOD'S HANDS     KUSHNER, LAWRENCE; SCHMIDT, GARY      JESSICA LEONARD THIS LOVELY PIECE COMBINES A GOOD TALE WITH A STRONG, EASILY UNDERSTOOD MESSAGE.JACOB IS RICH, DAVID IS POOR. ONE DAY, JACOB HEARS A TORAH VERSE: MAKE 12 LOAVES AND SET THEM BEFORE ME. JACOB BAKES THE LOAVES AND PUTS THEM IN THE ARK WITH THE TORAH SCROLLS. DAVID COMES TO THE SYNAGOGUE AND FINDS THE BREAD. WHEN JACOB RETURNS TO THE SYNAGOGUE, THE BREAD IS GONE. BOTH MEN THINK GOD PERFORMED A MIRACLE. AFTER MONTHS OF GIVING AND RECEIVING, THEY LEARN THE TRUTH. AT FIRST THEY ARE DISAPPOINTED, BUT THEIR RABBI MAKES THEM UNDERSTAND THAT ON EARTH GOD'S MIRACLES OFTEN COME THROUGH HIS PEOPLE.
EN4 8179 BETRAYAL  FRANCE, THE ARABS, AND THE JEWS  PRYCE-JONES, DAVID ANDREY FLAMBERG DAVID PRYCE-JONES BELIEVES THAT FRANCE HAS DONE MORE DAMAGE TO THE MIDDLE EAST THAN ANY OTHER COUNTRY. FRANCE ENCOURAGED THE MASS IMMIGRATION OF ARABS AND THAT HUGE AND GROWING MINORITY IN THE COUNTRY NOW BELIEVES THAT IT HAS RIGHTS AND CLAIMS WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN MET. THIS MINORITY ALSO BELIEVES THAT ISRAEL SHOULD NOT EXIST. MIDDLE EAST GEO-POLITICS ARE SPREADING FROM FRENCH SOIL TO AN INCREASINGLY ISLAMIZED EUROPE.

EN4 8180 HIDDEN CHILD   MILMAN, ISAAC   BERGMAN, RICHARD THIS BIOGRAPHY FOCUSES ON A YOUNG PERSON HIDDEN DURING THE HOLOCAUST--BUT THIS CHILD SURVIVED. THE AUTHOR TELLS HIS OWN STORY. HIS FAMILY FLED FROM POLAND TO FRANCE BEFORE THE WAR, BUT AFTER THE GERMAN INVASION, HIS PARENTS WERE TAKEN AWAY. A WOMAN, HENA, FOUND HIM, THEN AGE NINE, SITTING ON A PARIS SIDEWALK. SHE TOOK HIM IN, AND CONCEALED HIS AND HER OWN JEWISH IDENTITY. DESPITE THE HORROR OF LOSING MOST OF HIS FAMILY, THE AUTHOR EXPRESSES HIS GRATITUDE FOR HIS SALVATION AND HIS EVENTUAL ADOPTION BY AN AMERICAN JEWISH FAMILY AT AGE 15. AN INSPIRING AND POWERFUL VIEW OF THIS TRAGIC PERIOD IN HUMAN HISTORY.  
EN4 8181 MATZOH BALL GUMBO    CULINARY TALES OF THE JEWISH SOUTH  FERRIS, MARCIE COHEN    MEGAN OWEN   ANTHROPOLOGICAL HISTORIAN FERRIS UNCOVERS MANY DISHES THAT BLEND JEWISH AND SOUTHERN FOODWAYS (RECIPES INCLUDED). FERRIS SEES FOOD AS A SYMBOL THAT ENCOMPASSES THE PROBLEM OF HOW JEWS LIVE IN A REGION DOMINATED BY CHRISTIANS. CYNICS WILL WONDER IF A JEWISH KUGEL PREPARED IN THE SOUTH IS ANY DIFFERENT FROM KUGEL IN CHICAGO. FERRIS'S ANSWER IS AN EMPHATIC YES-BECAUSE JEWS IN THE SOUTH FACE DIFFERENT CHALLENGES THAN THOSE IN CHICAGO. SOUTHERN JEWS MUST BE MORE INTENTIONAL ABOUT COOKING THAT KUGEL AND PASSING THE RECIPE DOWN FROM GENERATION TO GENERATION.
EN4 8182 DEAN AND ME  A LOVE STORY LEWIS, JERRY: KAPLAN, JAMES     TIM ZAGIN OVER THE COURSE OF THEIR 10-YEAR PARTNERSHIP, LEWIS AND DEAN MARTIN MADE 16 WILDLY POPULAR MOVIES BUT THEIR REAL STRENGTH WAS THEIR PERFORMANCES IN NIGHTCLUBS, THEATERS AND ON TELEVISION. LEWIS WANTS TO GIVE HIS LATE PARTNER THE CREDIT HE FEELS CRITICS MISSED. LEWIS IS A WONDERFUL RACONTEUR, AND HIS TALES CAPTURE THE EXCITEMENT OF THEIR BUDDING CAREER AND THE SLOW, SAD EROSION OF THE FUN. READERS WILL BE SURPRISED AND ENTERTAINED BY LEWIS'S HONESTY AND DIMINISHED EGO AND BITTERNESS.
EN4 8183 KISS ME LIKE A STRANGER    MY SEARCH FOR LOVE AND ART     WILDER, GENE     HOWELL MAYER THE MAN WHO CREATED SOME OF THE FUNNIEST MOMENTS IN FILM HISTORY TALKS ABOUT ACTING, ADULTERY, AND DEATH IN THIS INTIMATE MEMOIR. HONESTY IS A PREVAILING QUALITY OF THIS BOOK, AS WILDER FREELY DISCUSSES TOPICS RANGING FROM HIS OWN NEUROSES TO THE DRUG-FUELED MISBEHAVIOR OF HIS GREAT COMEDIC PARTNER, RICHARD PRYOR. HE ALSO DOESN'T AVOID TELLING THE DETAILS OF HIS OWN BOUT WITH NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA. WILDER CLEARLY ISN'T INTERESTED IN WRITING A CONVENTIONAL HOLLYWOOD MEMOIR. HIS BOOK CANDIDLY EXPLORES HIS OWN FAULTS AND FEELINGS, AS WELL AS THOSE OF THE PEOPLE HE'S LOVED AND LOST.
EN4 8184 GOD'S SILENCE   POEMS WRIGHT, FRANZ      KATHY FORD THE AUTHOR, A PULITZER PRIZE WINNER, CONJURES HIS PARTICULAR MAGIC THROUGH A PERSONALIZED MIX OF REALISM, LYRICISM, AND MYSTICISM IN POWERFUL NEW POEMS. PERHAPS ONE OF WRIGHT'S MOST ATTRACTIVE POETIC GIFTS IS HIS ABILITY TO SPEAK WITH THE WORLD-WORN WISDOM OF AN ELDER WHILE SIMULTANEOUSLY EVOKING CHILDLIKE AWE. THOUGHT-PROVOKING, ORIGINAL, AND REFRESHINGLY INSPIRED, THIS COLLECTION WILL CERTAINLY GARNER MORE PRAISE FOR THIS TALENTED POET. 
EN4 8185 LOVE BURNS    MAZYA, EDNA   PAUL SPERRY  MIDDLE-AGE ASTROPHYSICS PROFESSOR ILAN BEN NATHAN SUSPECTS HIS YOUNG WIFE, NAOMI, IS HAVING AN AFFAIR. AFTER OBSERVING NAOMI AND HER LOVER IN THE MIDST OF A TRYST, HE DECIDES TO CONFRONT THE MAN. A MOMENT OF RAGE LEADS TO MURDER.
EN4 8186 I, DREYFUS     RUBENS, BERNICE M.D.LAUFER SIR ALFRED DREYFUS, BELOVED HEADMASTER OF ONE OF THE GREATEST SCHOOLS IN ENGLAND, IS FOUND GUILTY OF MURDER. SAM TEMPLE, LITERARY AGENT AND FELLOW JEW, VISITS DREYFUS IN HIS PRISON CELL AND, HEARING THE APPALLING NARRATIVE OF HIS BETRAYAL, MUST FACE HIS OWN DENIAL OF HIS FAITH.
EN4 8187 GETTING TO KNOW RUBEN PLOTNICK  ROSENBLUTH, ROZ     NORMA FIRE   WHEN RUBEN PLOTNICK, A LOVABLE YET OFTEN WACKY BOY WITH A HEART OF GOLD, MEETS HIS NEW FRIEND'S GRANDMA ROSIE, WHO HAS DEMENTIA, RUBEN TEACHES DAVID A THING OR TWO ABOUT COMPASSION ... AND MUCH MORE.
EN4 8188 CHANGING FACE OF ANTISEMITISM   FROM ANCIENT TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY   LAQUEUR, WALTER EMERY THOMPSON THIS COMPACT VOLUME SERVES AS A TIMELY REMINDER THAT ANTISEMITISM REMAINS A POTENT FORCE. LAQUEUR, DIRECTOR OF THE WIENER LIBRARY IN LONDON, THE LEADING INSTITUTE FOR THE STUDY OF ANTI-SEMITISM, TRACES THE HISTORY OF ANTI-SEMITISM FROM THE CLASSICAL PERIOD TO ITS NEW MANIFESTATIONS IN OUR PRESENT AGE.
EN4 8189 CUTTY, ONE ROCK   LOW CHARACTERS AND STRANGE PLACES, GENTLY EXPLAINED    KLEINZAHLER, AUGUST        CRAIG DAVENPORT THE BOOK TAKES THE READER ON A WILD JOURNEY FROM CHILDHOOD TO EARLY MANHOOD IN FORT LEE, NEW JERSEY. THE AUTHOR RECALLS THE DOUBLE LIFE OF HIS OLDER BROTHER, A BANKER BY DAY AND GAY HUSTLER BY NIGHT. HUMOR AND SADNESS CO-MINGLE IN A STELLAR, BRUTALLY HONEST ESSAY.
EN4 8190 HANUKKAH, SHMANUKKAH!     CODELL, ESME RAJI    NORMA FIRE   CODELL RETELLS DICKENS' A CHRISTMAS CAROL, REPLACING YULE CUSTOMS WITH THOSE OF THE FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS. OLD SCROOGEMACHER, THE OWNER OF A GARMENT SHOP, MISTREATS HIS WORKERS. THE RABBI OF HANUKKAH PAST HELPS SCROOGEMACHER TO RECALL THE ORIGINS OF THE HOLIDAY, THE RABBI OF HANUKKAH PRESENT TAKES HIM ON A TOUR OF THE TENEMENTS WHERE HIS EMPLOYEES LIVE, AND THE RABBI OF HANUKKAH FUTURE SHOWS HIM THE FUTURE.
EN4 8191 HOW THIS NIGHT IS DIFFERENT  STORIES   ALBERT, ELISA       BARBARA FERBER TITLED TO REFLECT THE CUSTOMARY QUESTION ASKED AT PASSOVER, THESE 10 STORIES BY DEBUT WRITER ALBERT EXPLORE TRADITIONAL JEWISH RITUALS WITH YOUTHFUL, IRREVERENT EXUBERANCE AS HER CHARACTERS TRANSITION INTO MARRIAGE AND CHILD-REARING.
EN4 8192 HYPOCRITE IN A POUFFY WHITE DRESS TALES OF GROWING UP GROOVY AND CLUELESS GILMAN, SUSAN JANE ELIZABETH LONDON SUSAN GILMAN HAS A GIFT FOR SHOWING THE HUMOR IN THE ORDINARY. SHE RECOUNTS BEING RAISED BY ECCENTRIC, HIPPY PARENTS, BEING A KINDERGARTEN DIVA, AND LIVING WITH HER HUSBAND ABROAD. 
EN4 8193 IN THE PROMISED LAND   LIVES OF JEWISH AMERICANS    RAPPAPORT, DOREEN       JJ KENNEDY YOUNG READERS ARE INTRODUCED TO THE LIVES OF THIRTEEN DISTINGUISHED JEWISH AMERICANS. BY FOCUSING ON ONE KEY SCENE FROM EACH OF THESE PEOPLE'S LIVES THE AUTHOR GIVES YOUNG READERS AN EXCITING INTRODUCTION TO THE GREAT HISTORY OF JEWISH AMERICANS.
EN4 8194 ALL WHOM I HAVE LOVED     A NOVEL APPELFELD, AHARON LLOYD MOSS FICTION.
EN4 8195 BOY ON A STRING      FROM CAST-OFF KID TO FILMMAKER THROUGH THE MAGIC OF DREAMS   JACOBY, JOSEPH      LLOYD MOSS
EN4 8196 AWAKE IN THE DARK STORIES NAYMAN, SHIRA       ED REISS THESE LUMINOUS STORIES PORTRAY THE CONTEMPORARY LIVES OF THE CHILDREN OF HOLOCAUST VICTIMS AND PERPETRATORS AS THEY STRUGGLE WITH THE LEGACY OF THEIR PARENTS--THEIR QUESTIONS OF IDENTITY, FAMILY, AND FAITH.
EN4 8197 BARNEY ROSS CENTURY, DOUGLAS    MARGARET ROSSI BORN DOV-BER RASOFSKY TO EASTERN EUROPEAN IMMIGRANT PARENTS, BARNEY ROSS GREW UP IN A TOUGH CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOOD AND WITNESSED HIS FATHER’S MURDER, HIS MOTHER’S NERVOUS BREAKDOWN, AND THE DISPATCHING OF HIS THREE YOUNGER SIBLINGS TO AN ORPHANAGE, ALL BEFORE HE TURNED FOURTEEN. TO MAKE ENOUGH MONEY TO REUNITE THE FAMILY, ROSS BECAME A PETTY THIEF, A GAMBLER, A MESSENGER BOY FOR AL CAPONE, AND, EVENTUALLY, AN AMATEUR BOXER. TURNING PROFESSIONAL AT NINETEEN, HE WOULD CAPTURE THE LIGHTWEIGHT, JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHT, AND WELTERWEIGHT TITLES OVER THE COURSE OF A TEN-YEAR CAREER.
EN4 8198 BRIEF CHAPTER IN MY IMPOSSIBLE LIFE    REINHARDT, DANA     ELAINE WOLBROM OLIVE SKINNED AND DARK EYED, SIMONE LOOKS NOTHING LIKE HER FAIR-HAIRED FAMILY. SHE IS, NONETHELESS, THE BELOVED DAUGHTER OF HER ADOPTIVE PARENTS. IT THEREFORE COMES AS A TERRIBLE INTRUSION IN SIMONE'S COMFORTABLE LIFE WHEN, AFTER 16 YEARS, HER BIRTH MOTHER RIVKA, A SELF-EXILED HASIDIC JEW, ASKS TO MEET HER.
EN4 8199 EMMA LAZARUS SHOR, ESTHER AUDREY FLAMBERG EMMA LAZARUS'S REPUTATION RESTS ON ONE POEM, "THE NEW COLOSSUS," AFFIXED TO THE BASE OF THE STATUE OF LIBERTY. LAZARUS, HOWEVER, WAS A MUCH HERALDED ARTIST IN HER DAY, AND, AS THIS NEW ENTRY IN THE JEWISH ENCOUNTERS SERIES SHOWS, LAZARUS WAS A FORMIDABLE WOMAN OF PASSION AND INTEGRITY.
EN4 8200 MESSENGER   SILVA, DANIEL IRENE BRILL DANIEL SILVA HAS WRITTEN AN INGENIOUS, THRILLING, AND ENTERTAINING BOOK ABOUT GLOBAL TERRORISM AND ISLAMIC FUNDAMENTALISM WITH COMPLEX CHARACTERS AND SETTINGS, FROM LONDON AND JERUSALEM TO ROME. AHMED BIN SHAFIQ, A FORMER CHIEF OF A CLANDESTINE SAUDI INTELLIGENCE UNIT, TARGETS THE VATICAN FOR ATTACK, IN PARTICULAR POPE PAUL VII AND HIS TOP AIDE, MONSIGNOR LUIGI DONATI. 
EN4 8201 GREAT ESCAPE  NINE JEWS WHO FLED HITLER AND CHANGED THE WORLD    MARTON, KATI KATHY FORD AMONG THE HUNGARIAN JEWS WHO MADE THEIR WAY TO ENGLAND AND AMERICA AS HITLER ROSE TO POWER WERE FOUR SCIENTISTS, TWO FILMMAKERS, TWO PHOTOGRAPHERS, AND A WRITER. SEEING HOW ABRUPTLY