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Holocaust: The Nazi Persecution and Murder of the Jews
Holocaust: The Nazi Persecution and Murder of the Jews
by Peter Longerich
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In 1998, Peter Longerich published Politik der Vernichtung (Politics of Destruction), a stunning re-examination of the Holocaust. The book received universal acclaim, and is now generally recognized by historians as the standard account of this horrific... (read more)

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The Aleppo Codex: In Pursuit of One of the World's Most Coveted, Sacred, and Mysterious Books
The Aleppo Codex: In Pursuit of One of the World's Most Coveted, Sacred, and Mysterious Books
by Matti Friedman
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Winner of the 2014 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish LiteratureA thousand years ago, the most perfect copy of the Hebrew Bible was written. It was kept safe through one upheaval after another in the Middle East, and by the 1940s it was housed in a dark grotto... (read more)

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Letters to President Clinton: Biblical Lessons on Faith and Leadership
Letters to President Clinton: Biblical Lessons on Faith and Leadership
by Menachem Genack
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A 2013 National Jewish Book Award Finalist!  Letters to President Clinton celebrates a unique chapter in the annals of both political and religious history: a written dialogue between prominent American Orthodox rabbi Menachem Genack and former... (read more)

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How to Woo a Jew: The Modern Jewish Guide to Dating and Mating
How to Woo a Jew: The Modern Jewish Guide to Dating and Mating
by Tamar Caspi
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Have you been single longer than the Jews wandered the desert? Or are you newly single and hoping to hook up with a hot MOT*? Either way, Tamar Caspi is on a mission to help you find your Chosen One... and who better to do that than the advice columnist... (read more)

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The Jew in the Lotus: A Poet's Rediscovery of Jewish Identity in Buddhist India
The Jew in the Lotus: A Poet's Rediscovery of Jewish Identity in Buddhist India
by Rodger Kamenetz
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While accompanying eight high–spirited Jewish delegates to Dharamsala, India, for a historic Buddhist–Jewish dialogue with the Dalai Lama, poet Rodger Kamenetz comes to understand the convergence of Buddhist and Jewish thought. Along the way... (read more)

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Good Book: The Bizarre, Hilarious, Disturbing, Marvelous, and Inspiring Things I Learned When I Read Every Single Word of the Bib (P.S.)
Good Book: The Bizarre, Hilarious, Disturbing, Marvelous, and Inspiring Things I Learned When I Read Every Single Word of the Bib (P.S.)
by David Plotz
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At a time when wars are fought over scriptural interpretation, when the influence of religion on American politics has never been greater, when many Americans still believe in the Bibles literal truth, it has never been more important to get to know the... (read more)

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In God's Shadow: Politics in the Hebrew Bible
In God's Shadow: Politics in the Hebrew Bible
by Michael Walzer
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In this eagerly awaited book, political theorist Michael Walzer reports his findings after decades of thinking about the politics of the Hebrew Bible. Attentive to nuance while engagingly straightforward, Walzer examines the laws, the histories, the... (read more)

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What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters (Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and C)
What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters (Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and C)
by Udi Aloni
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In the hopes of promoting justice, peace, and solidarity for and with the Palestinian people, Udi Aloni joins with Slavoj Zizek, Alain Badiou, and Judith Butler to confront the core issues of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Their bold question: Will a... (read more)

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Hebrew Illuminations: Sacred Judaic Art for Meditation, Prayer, and Divine Renewal
Hebrew Illuminations: Sacred Judaic Art for Meditation, Prayer, and Divine Renewal
by Adam Rhine
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The Judaic art of Adam Rhine is popping up everywhere?from best-selling calendars and greeting cards to magazine covers and even on chocolate candy. Hebrew Illuminations brings together for the first time over 44 stunning images from this visionary... (read more)

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Everyday Holiness: The Jewish Spiritual Path of Mussar
Everyday Holiness: The Jewish Spiritual Path of Mussar
by Alan Morinis
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The ancient Israelitesand#160;believed things that the writers of the Bible wanted them to forget: myths and legends from a pre-biblical world that the new monotheist order needed to bury, hide, or reinterpret.and#160;Ancient Israel was rich in such... (read more)

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Converts, Heretics, and Lepers: Maimonides and the Outsider
Converts, Heretics, and Lepers: Maimonides and the Outsider
by James Arthur Diamond
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James Diamond's new book consists of a series of studies addressing Moses Maimonides' (1138–1204) appropriation of marginal figures—lepers, converts, heretics, and others—normally considered on the fringes of society and religion. Each... (read more)

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The Covenant of Circumcision (Brandeis Series on Jewish Women)
The Covenant of Circumcision (Brandeis Series on Jewish Women)
by Elizabeth Wyne Mark
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Scholars and rabbis examine the complicated history and contemporary challenges of the Jewish rite of circumcision.... (read more)

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The God with Moral Fault: Perspectives on Jewish Hermeneutics and Theology
The God with Moral Fault: Perspectives on Jewish Hermeneutics and Theology
by John W Mcginley
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In the timeless time of eternity, does God have a pre-history? What was God before (so to speak) God became GOD? Was there some terrible mistake involving culpability? If so, how did this God of pre-history handle His mistake? Availing himself of certain... (read more)

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The Holocaust as Culture: A Conversation with Imre Kertesz
The Holocaust as Culture: A Conversation with Imre Kertesz
by Imre Kertesz
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Hungarian Imre Kertész was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2002 for “writing that upholds the fragile experience of the individual against the barbaric arbitrariness of history.” His conversation with literary historian Thomas... (read more)

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The Future of the Jewish People in Five Photographs
The Future of the Jewish People in Five Photographs
by Peter S Temes
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Threatened by the love of would-be friends as well as the hatred of long-established enemies, the Jewish people face a number of critical questions about the future. What matters more: the number of Jewish people, or the qualities of the Jewish soul... (read more)

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Witnessing Witnessing: On the Reception of Holocaust Survivor Testimony
Witnessing Witnessing: On the Reception of Holocaust Survivor Testimony
by Thomas Trezise
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Witnessing Witnessing focuses critical attention on those who receive the testimony of Holocaust survivors. Questioning the notion that traumatic experience is intrinsically unspeakable and that the Holocaust thus lies in a quasi-sacred realm beyond... (read more)

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How to Spell Chanukah: 18 Writers Celebrate 8 Nights of Lights
How to Spell Chanukah: 18 Writers Celebrate 8 Nights of Lights
by Emily Franklin
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Ring in the holiday with eighteen writers who extol, excoriate, and expand our understanding of this most merry of Jewish festivals as they offer up funny, irreverent, and, yes, even nostalgic takes on a holiday that holds a special place in Jewish... (read more)

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The Essential Talmud
The Essential Talmud
by Adin Steinsaltz
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The Essential Talmud is a masterful introduction to the beliefs, attitudes, and methods of the sacred text by which the Jewish people have lived and survived through the ages-by the renowned Israeli rabbi, scholar, and teacher. Rabbi Steinsaltz is the... (read more)

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Jewish Holidays
Jewish Holidays
by Michael Strassfeld
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The coeditor of the enormously popular Jewish Catalog help s readers understand more fully the meaning of our holidays and thereby to observe these festivals . . . with a greater devotion and joy.--Rabbi Alexander M... (read more)

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Witness: Voices from the Holocaust
Witness: Voices from the Holocaust
by Joshua M Greene
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This unprecedented oral history brings together the voices of twenty-seven Holocaust witnesses -- including Jews and non-Jews, American POWs and GIs who liberated the camps, resistance fighters and a member of the Hitler youth -- to form a stunning fluid... (read more)

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