Tournament of Books 2015
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores

Judaism
Used Books

There are 1325 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Judaism - Used Books
Page 1 of 67 next

Maus, A Survivor's Tale, Book I: My Father Bleeds History
Maus, A Survivor's Tale, Book I: My Father Bleeds History
by Art Spiegelman
Staff Pick
Two powerful, definitive chronicles of modern atrocities — the perfect books for anyone who doubts comix have grown up. The Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus is a staggering personal depiction of the Holocaust, rendered all the stronger by Spiegelman's... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Man's Search for Meaning
Man's Search for Meaning
by Viktor E Frankl
Publisher Comments
When Beacon Press first published Man's Search for Meaning in 1959, Carl Rogers called it "one of the outstanding contributions to psychological thought in the last fifty years." In the thirty-three years since then, this book — at once a memoir, a... (read more)

List Price $5.99
Your price: $4.50
Used - Mass Market

add to wish list


The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale
The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale
by Art Spiegelman
Staff Pick
Two powerful, definitive chronicles of modern atrocities — the perfect books for anyone who doubts comix have grown up. The Pulitzer Prize-winning Maus is a staggering personal depiction of the Holocaust, rendered all the stronger by Spiegelman's... (read more)

List Price $35.00
Your price: $18.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible
The Year of Living Biblically: One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible
by A. J. Jacobs
Publisher Comments
From the bestselling author of The Know-It-All comes a fascinating and timely exploration of religion and the Bible. A.J. Jacobs chronicles his hilarious and thoughtful year spent obeying―as literally as possible―the tenets of the Bible... (read more)

List Price $16.99
Your price: $7.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Maus, A Survivor's Tale II: And Here My Troubles Began
Maus, A Survivor's Tale II: And Here My Troubles Began
by Art Spiegelman
Publisher Comments
***WINNER OF THE 1992 PULIZTER PRIZE*** Acclaimed as a quiet triumph and a brutally moving work of art, the first volume of Art Spiegelman's Mausintroduced readers to Vladek Spieglman, a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe, and his son, a cartoonist... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (The Definitive Edition)
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl (The Definitive Edition)
by Anne Frank
Review
The basis for and official tie-in edition to the PBS Masterpiece Classic movie titled The Diary of Anne Frank, directed by Jon Jones from a screenplay by Deborah Moggach. First airing April 11, 2010. More than fifty years after its first publication... (read more)

List Price $13.00
Your price: $4.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Night
Night
by Elie Wiesel
Publisher Comments
Night -- A terrifying account of the Nazi death camp horror that turns a young Jewish boy into an agonized witness to the death of his family...the death of his innocence...and the death of his God. Penetrating and powerful, as personal as The Diary Of... (read more)

List Price $5.99
Your price: $2.50
Used - Mass Market

add to wish list


Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know about the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History
Jewish Literacy: The Most Important Things to Know about the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History
by Joseph Telushkin
Publisher Comments
How much do you know about Judaism?How did the Ten Lost Tribes become lost ? Are circumcisions performed on the Sabbath ? Which country first granted Jews equal rights ?When was polygamy outlawed for Jews ? Why does Jewish law compare gossiping to murder... (read more)

List Price $35.00
Your price: $6.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Rachel Calofs Story: Jewish Homesteader on the Northern Plains
Rachel Calofs Story: Jewish Homesteader on the Northern Plains
by Rachel Calof
Publisher Comments
"Calof's [story] has the 'electricity' one occasionally finds in primary sources. It is powerful, shocking, and primitive, with the kind of appeal primary sources often attain without effort.... it is a strong addition to the literature of women's... (read more)

List Price $15.00
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Oprah's Book Club #55: Night
Oprah's Book Club #55: Night
by Elie Wiesel
Publisher Comments
A New Translation From The French By Marion Wiesel Born in Sighet, Transylvania, Elie Wiesel was a teenager when he and his family were taken from their home in 1944 and deported to the Auschwitz concentration camp, and then to Buchenwald. Night is the... (read more)

List Price $21.00
Your price: $5.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)
Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)
by Hannah Arendt
Publisher Comments
Hannah Arendt's authoritative report on the trial of Nazi leader Adolf Eichmann includes further factual material that came to light after the trial, as well as Arendt's postscript directly addressing the controversy that arose over her account.... (read more)

Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children
The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children
by Wendy Mogel
Publisher Comments
Every parent hopes their child will be self-reliant, optimistic, and well mannered, a challenge in our current culture. Clinical psychologist and Jewish educator Wendy Mogel distills the ancient teachings of the Torah, the Talmud, important Jewish... (read more)

List Price $15.00
Your price: $5.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Nazi Germany and the Jews, Volume 1: The Years of Persecution 1933-1939
Nazi Germany and the Jews, Volume 1: The Years of Persecution 1933-1939
by Saul Friedlander
Publisher Comments
A great historian crowns a lifetime of thought and research by answering a question that has haunted us for more than 50 years: How did one of the most industrially and culturally advanced nations in the world embark on and continue along the path... (read more)

List Price $22.99
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
by Anne Frank
Publisher Comments
The diary as Anne Frank wrote it. At last, in a  new translation, this definitive edition contains  entries about Anne's burgeoning sexuality and  confrontations with her mother that were cut from  previous... (read more)

Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Mans Search for Meaning an Introduction To Logotherapy
Mans Search for Meaning an Introduction To Logotherapy
by Viktor E Frankl
Publisher Comments
Few books in recent decades have had the continuing impact of Dr. Viktor Frankl's Man's Search for Meaning -- the classic best seller now considered to be one of the most important contributions to psychiatry since the writing of Freud. In it, Dr. Frankl... (read more)

List Price $11.00
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Halakhic Man
Halakhic Man
by Joseph Soloveitchik
Publisher Comments
Halakhic Man is the classic work of modern Jewish and religious thought by the twentieth centurys preeminent Orthodox Jewish theologian and talmudic scholar. It is a profound excursion into religious psychology and phenomenology, a pioneering attempt at... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


A Family of Strangers
A Family of Strangers
by Deborah Tall
Publisher Comments
“Without self-absorption, Tall traces the self’s emergence in a place which she recognized from the start as her testing place.”—Seamus Heaney   “In the literature of place, Deborah Tall’s book stands out for its... (read more)

List Price $16.95
Your price: $7.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Kosher Sex: A Recipe for Passion and Intimacy
Kosher Sex: A Recipe for Passion and Intimacy
by Shmuley Boteach
Publisher Comments
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach's controversial "Kosher Sex" stirred up a media whirlwind in hardcover -- including interviews on "The Today Show, " "The View, " and "Politically Incorrect"; first serial to Playboy; features in Time, The New York Times, the Los... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $8.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Five Books of Moses: A Translation with Commentary
The Five Books of Moses: A Translation with Commentary
Publisher Comments
Through a distinguished career of critical scholarship and translation, Robert Alter has equipped us to read the Hebrew Bible as a powerful, cohesive work of literature. In this landmark work, Alter's masterly translation and probing commentary combine... (read more)

This Edition: SOLD OUT
add to wish list


Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland
Neighbors: The Destruction of the Jewish Community in Jedwabne, Poland
by Jan Tomasz Gross
Publisher Comments
"Neighbors is a truly pathbreaking book, the work of a master historian. Jan Gross has a shattering tale to tell, and he tells it with consummate skill and control. The impact of his account of the massacre of the Jews of Jedwabne by their Polish... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $9.95
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 ... 67 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 1325 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Judaism
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.