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Upon the Doorposts of Thy House: Jewish Life in East-Central Europe, Yesterday and Today
Upon the Doorposts of Thy House: Jewish Life in East-Central Europe, Yesterday and Today
by Ruth Ellen Gruber
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A detailed description of the homes, synagogues and workplaces along with the practices and beliefs that comprised the Jewish world of Eastern Europe for hundreds of years until the Holocaust, including an intimate look at who and what remains today... (read more)

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The Synagogue in America: A Short History
The Synagogue in America: A Short History
by Marc Lee Raphael
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As violence and turmoil continue to define the former Yugoslavia, basic questions remain unanswered: What are the forces behind the Serbian expansionist drive that has brought death and destruction to Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Kosovo? How did... (read more)

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The Wicked Son: Anti-Semitism, Self-Hatred, and the Jews (Jewish Encounters)
The Wicked Son: Anti-Semitism, Self-Hatred, and the Jews (Jewish Encounters)
by David Mamet
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Part of the Jewish Encounter series As might be expected from this fiercely provocative writer, David Mamet’s interest in anti-Semitism is not limited to the modern face of an ancient hatred but encompasses as well the ways in which many Jews have... (read more)

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Oskar Schindler: The Untold Account of His Life, Wartime Activites, and the True Story Behind the List
Oskar Schindler: The Untold Account of His Life, Wartime Activites, and the True Story Behind the List
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The Identity Question: Blacks and Jews in Europe and America
The Identity Question: Blacks and Jews in Europe and America
by Robert Philipson
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A diasporic study of the striking similarities between Jewish consciousness and black consciousness in Europe and America Download Plain Text version Despite the Enlightenment's promise of utopian belonging among all citizens, blacks and Jews were... (read more)

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So That Your Values Live On: Ethical Wills and How to Prepare Them
So That Your Values Live On: Ethical Wills and How to Prepare Them
by Jack Riemer
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Ethical wills are precious spiritual documents--windows into the souls of those who write them. In a unique combination of "What Is" and "How To", Riemer and Stampfer explain why you should prepare an ethical will and provide examples of ethical wills... (read more)

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Every Person's Guide to Judaism
Every Person's Guide to Judaism
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Straightforward introduction to Judaism, and its customs, ceremonies, and theology for daily living. Chapters include the Sabbath, festivals, life-cycle events, aspects of faith, the Jewish home, and more.... (read more)

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Living Judaism :the complete guide to Jewish belief, tradition, and practice
Living Judaism :the complete guide to Jewish belief, tradition, and practice
by Wayne Dosick
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Comprehensive, authoritative, and wonderfully engaging, this peerless guide to Jewish faith and practice belongs on the bookshelf of every Jewish family -- and anyone interested in Jewish culture. Why is the Torah Central to the Jewish Faith? How did the... (read more)

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Finding God in the Garden: Backyard Reflections on Life, Love, and Compost
Finding God in the Garden: Backyard Reflections on Life, Love, and Compost
by Balfour Brickner
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Grieving after the death of a beloved daughter, Rabbi Balfour Brickner struggled with his faith while preparing a flowerbed. One day the rabbi found himself writing down the thoughts that came to him as he turned the soil, and observing nature's abundant... (read more)

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The Dictionary of Jewish Biography
The Dictionary of Jewish Biography
by Dan Cohn Sherbok
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From Abraham to Saul Bellow, from Moses Maimonides to Woody Allen, from the Baal Shem Tov to Albert Einstein, this comprehensive dictionary of Jewish biographies provides a first point of entry into the fascinating richness of the Jewish heritage... (read more)

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Holocaust Chronicle
Holocaust Chronicle
by John K. Roth
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The Holocaust Chronicle, written and fact-checked by top scholars, recounts the long, complex, anguishing story of the most terrible crime of the 20th century. A massive, oversized hardcover of more than 750 pages, The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in... (read more)

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Kabbalah for the Layman Volume 1
Kabbalah for the Layman Volume 1
by Philip S Berg
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Kabbalist Rav Berg draws upon the powerful wisdom of Kabbalah and reveals a startling new view of our universe and the meaning and purpose of our lives. Kabbalah for the Layman Volumes One, Two & Three, a contemporary approach to a profound and ancient... (read more)

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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
by Irene Gut Opdyke
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Kingdom of Auschwitz (94 Edition)
Kingdom of Auschwitz (94 Edition)
by Otto Friedrich
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A short and thoroughly accurate history of the Auschwitz concentration camp, this compelling book is authoritative in its factual details, devastating in its emotional impact.... (read more)

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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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Fortune Teller's Kiss (12 Edition)
Fortune Teller's Kiss (12 Edition)
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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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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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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