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To Wear the Dust of War: From Bialystok to Shanghai to the Promised Land (Palgrave Studies in Oral History)
To Wear the Dust of War: From Bialystok to Shanghai to the Promised Land (Palgrave Studies in Oral History)
by L. J. H. Kelley
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On the eve of World War I, ten-year-old Samuel Iwry and his family joined other Jewish refugees in fleeing Poland for Russia. At age twenty-nine, Iwry was forced to flee again--this time from the Soviets--and ended up in Shanghai, joining 20,000 Jewish... (read more)

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The Fortune Teller's Kiss (American Lives)
The Fortune Teller's Kiss (American Lives)
by Brenda Serotte
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There was always the incantation: “Whoever wishes you harm, may harm come to them!” And just in case that didnt work, there were garlic and cloves to repel the Evil Eye—or, better yet, the dried foreskin from a baby boys... (read more)

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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
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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)

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Izzy's Fire: Finding Humanity in the Holocaust
Izzy's Fire: Finding Humanity in the Holocaust
by Nancy Wright Beasley
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The book depicts how 13 members of five Jewish families survived the Holocaust through their own ingenuity and the generosity of a poor Catholic farm family. All 13 Jews ended up living in a 9?x12?x4? underground hole as World War II raged around them... (read more)

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The Earth Is the Lord's: the Inner World of the Jew in Eastern Europe (Jewish Lights Classic Reprint)
The Earth Is the Lord's: the Inner World of the Jew in Eastern Europe (Jewish Lights Classic Reprint)
by Abraham Joshua Heschel
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Powerfully and beautifully portrays a bygone Jewish culture. An eloquent masterpiece, originally published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Includes woodcut illustrations by Ilya Schor.... (read more)

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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 Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
The Diary of a Young Girl: The Definitive Edition
by Anne Frank
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In Everyman's Library for the first time--one of the most moving and eloquent accounts of the Holocaust, read by tens of millions of people around the world since its publication in 1947. The Diary of a Young Girl is the record of two years in the life... (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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A Kosher Christmas: 'Tis the Season to Be Jewish
A Kosher Christmas: 'Tis the Season to Be Jewish
by Joshua Eli Plaut
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Christmas is not everybody’s favorite holiday. Historically, Jews in America, whether participating in or refraining from recognizing Christmas, have devised a multitude of unique strategies to respond to the holiday season. Their response is a... (read more)

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Jewish Spirit: Stories & Art
Jewish Spirit: Stories & Art
by Ellen Frankel
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A gloriously illustrated anthology of Jewish stories featuring some of the most beloved writers and artists of all time. Selections range from traditional Midrash, Hasidic tales, and Sephardic folklore to ancient and modern stories from the Middle East... (read more)

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What It Means to Be Jewish
What It Means to Be Jewish
by Ina Abrams
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In this collection of past and present story-telling, scholarship, and spiritual autobiography, the many facets of the Jewish identity—both ancient and modern—are illuminated by a multitude of writings and recollections on history and... (read more)

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Bodies and Souls: The Tragic Plight of Three Jewish Women Forced Into Prostitution in the Americas
Bodies and Souls: The Tragic Plight of Three Jewish Women Forced Into Prostitution in the Americas
by Isabel Vincent
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In the second half of the 19th century several thousand impoverished young Jewish women from Eastern Europe were forced into prostitution in the frontier colonies of Latin America, South Africa, India and parts of the United States. These unwitting... (read more)

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Insecure Prosperity: Small-Town Jews in Industrial America, 1890-1940
Insecure Prosperity: Small-Town Jews in Industrial America, 1890-1940
by Ewa Morawska
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This captivating story of the Jewish community in Johnstown, Pennsylvania reveals a pattern of adaptation to American life surprisingly different from that followed by Jewish immigrants to metropolitan areas. Although four-fifths of Jewish immigrants did... (read more)

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Flory: A Miraculous Story of Survival
Flory: A Miraculous Story of Survival
by Flory A Van Beek
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In 1939, as the Nazi occupation grew from threat to reality, the Jewish population throughout Europe faced heart-wrenching decisions—to flee and lose their homes or to go into hiding, hoping against all odds to avoid the fate of being... (read more)

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Two Jews on a Train: Stories from the Old Country and the New
Two Jews on a Train: Stories from the Old Country and the New
by Adam Biro
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"Somewhere between Isaac Bashevis Singer and Morey Amsterdam."—Kirkus Reviews Two Jews were on a train: "All Eastern European Jewish jokes start this way, or almost," says Adam Biro, who has assembled this rich volume of such stories, tales in... (read more)

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The Secret War Against the Jews: How Western Espionage Betrayed the Jewish People
The Secret War Against the Jews: How Western Espionage Betrayed the Jewish People
by John Loftus
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A hugely controversial work that exposes a series of scandals from Oliver North to the British royal family, The Secret War Against the Jews reveals as much about political corruption inside Western intelligence as it does about Israel. Using thousands... (read more)

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Hope, Not Fear: A Path to Jewish Renaissance
Hope, Not Fear: A Path to Jewish Renaissance
by Edgar Bronfman
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Advance Praise for Hope, Not Fear “Edgar M. Bronfmans new, provocative volume is a Jewish leaders personal quest for new answers to timeless questions; it will certainly challenge many readers concerned with Judaisms future.” —Elie... (read more)

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Haven: The Dramatic Story of 1,000 World War II Refugees and How They Came to America
Haven: The Dramatic Story of 1,000 World War II Refugees and How They Came to America
by Ruth Gruber
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Basis for the CBS Mini-series Starring Natasha Richardson. "The words leaped at me from The Washington Post. 'I have decided,' President Franklin Delano Roosevelt announced, 'that approximately 1,000 refugees should be immediately brought from Italy... (read more)

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The Way of the Kabbalist: A User's Guide to Technology for the Soul
The Way of the Kabbalist: A User's Guide to Technology for the Soul
by Yehuda Berg
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Bestselling author Berg describes exactly what those who practice Kabbalah do and why they do it. What might appear to the curious but unknowing as mysterious rules and rituals are in fact the tools students use to achieve goals such as love, purity... (read more)

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Hiding in the Spotlight: A Musical Prodigy's Story of Survival, 1941-1946
Hiding in the Spotlight: A Musical Prodigy's Story of Survival, 1941-1946
by Greg Dawson
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Zhanna, a young Jewish girl from Ukraine, also happens to be a gifted piano prodigy and is giving concerts by the age of six. When disaster strikes her hometown and her family is condemned to exile and execution, Zhanna manages to escape the famed Nazi... (read more)

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