Category: Jewish History


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The Jews in Nazi Germany: a Handbook of Facts Regarding Their Present Situation

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: The American Jewish Committee: 1935

Seller ID: 8500

177 pages. Brown wraps with edge tears and stains on sides, hinge weak. Contents include: The Situation of the Jews Before 1933; Nazi Agitation Against Jews Before 1933; Anti-Jewish Measures Under the Nazis, Anti-Jewish Legistation; The Results of Two Years' Oppression; Text of Laws Affecting Jews; Ex-Library View more info

The Jewish Woman's Outlook Hanoch Teller, Avi Shafran, Yosef Neumark, Dovid Goldwasser

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1985

Seller ID: 8951

Includes many articles. Some of the writers of this issue include Rabbi Avi Shafran, Rabbi Yosef Neumark, Rabbi Dovid Goldwasser, Rabbi Hanoch Teller. Also includes an article about the history of aspartame sweetners, "Nutrasweet". ; Volume IV, No. 4 April May 1985; View more info

The Works of Flavius Josephus Volumes 1 and 2

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1912

Seller ID: 11466

2 Volumes. Volume 1 spine cover is cracked, loose; age spotting inside covers. Vol 1 is 693 pages; Vol 2 is 661 pages. 52 illustrations and maps. View more info

The Holocaust from Abba Eban's Book "My People"

By: N/A

Price: $6.13

Publisher: Weiss Press:

Seller ID: 12156

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Jewish Frontier - Bound Volume 1946 (Original Newsprint)

By: N/A

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Jewish Frontier Association: 1946

Seller ID: 13251

Black boards contain 12 months of original newsprint, the "Jewish Frontier includes all volumes from January 1946 to December 1946. Reports from Correspondents in the Middle East, Europe and the US, Hearings in Washington, Herzl's Judenstaat, Kurds in Iraq and Iran, Includes many articles, not limited to Middle East politics and economics, but also articles on Black American history in the South, The Jewishness of Franz Kafka, Jewish Chaplaincy, Martin Luther, Nurenb... View more info

Beth El Congregation's 50th Anniversary Book (Baltimore, MD)

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Beth El Congregation: 1999

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 13589

Number book of 2500. Beth El, Baltimore MD 1948-1998. Profusely illustrated with photos. Starts with Jacob B. Agus, spiritual leader. Bound in Arrestox B Linen Set Cloth View more info

Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust: Proceedings of the Conference on Manifestations of Jewish Resistance

By: N/A

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Haomanim Press: 1972

Seller ID: 13683

Clean text. Good to very good condition. Stain on edge of board and on back endpaper. DJ has creases, piece missing in the back. Summaries of research done on various topics of the Holocaust including resistance, revolts, partisan activites, youth movements, the general public and rescue attempts. Never again! ; View more info

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The Jewish Observer: May 2005 Features: the Lesson of Churban (Holocaust) Europa and How to Teach Them 1945-200

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 2005

Seller ID: 14496

In this issue: Sixty Years Since Hurban Europa, introduction, Rabbi Joseph Elias; The Lessons to be Learned and How to Teach Them, Chaim Kupperwasser; Human Smoke, Rabbi Eliyau Meir Klugman; Lessons from the Flames, Joseph Friedenson; Holocaust Studies with a Different Slant, Mrs Yuta Moskowitz; Men with a Mission: Survivors and Their Heirs, R. Shmuel Dishon; Greatness in Spite of Adversity by R. Zev Leff, etc. 47 pages View more info

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Revue Des Etudes Juives Juillet-Dec 1977

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Peeters: 1977

Seller ID: 15118

Editions Peeters, Louravin, Belgique. Tome CXXVI. Text in French. Some of the articles: Une Famille de la Juderia de Tudela aux XII et XIV Siecles: Les enir; Les Marranes Espagnols et Portugais; Antonio Enriquez Gomez et Manuel Fernandes de Villareal, etc ; Ex-Library View more info

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The Jewish Media and Anti-Semitism: the Unending Struggle - Kesher

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: The Andrea and Charles Bronfman Center for the Media of the Jewish People: 2003

Seller ID: 15168

Never read, has edge spot. Text in English and Hebrew - 144 pages in Hebrew; 24 pages in English. Includes Anti-semitic Themes, Essays, Media Coverage on Anti-Semitism throughout the world View more info

The Jewish Homemaker Heroines of the Holocaust (Feature Article)

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1992

Seller ID: 17035

The Jewish Homemaker, December 1992. Cover: Jewish Women selected for labor at Brikenau, June 1944. Also - Canned tuna and kashrut, Chanukah and the Battle with Hellensim, Humor by Simone Silverstein, etc. Label on cover, name crossed out View more info

Hadassah Magazine: Aug/sept 2003 Ground Zero, Arabs At Auschwitz

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Hadassah: 2000

Seller ID: 18432

Creases. Name label crossed out. Features: Yizkor at Ground Zero; Arabs at Auschwitz, Jewish Zurich, Israel security guards, Interview - Jonathan Sacks; Profile Flory Jagoda. Light stain on a few page edges View more info

Suggested Background Materials on the Teaching of Martyrdom and Heroism: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising after 30 Years

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jewish National Fund:

Seller ID: 19407

40 pages. Text is in English, with some songs and passages in Hebrew. Various themes including: The Holocaust and Jewish Resistance During WWII, The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, The Song of the Partisans, Poems of Children in the Ghetto, A German Report on the Ghetto Uprising, Spiritual Resistance and more. Stapled wrappers have stains and creases on the outside, inside is clean View more info

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Aspects of Israel

By: N/A

Price: $7.70

Publisher: Jerusalem, Israel Ministry for Foreign Affairs: 1974

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 19829

Stapled wraps. Inside clean, some chipping around the stapled binding, cover has a few stains. Illustrated with charts, drawings. 47 pages. Includes Topography, Physical Features, Water, A Perspective Through Time, Population, Society, Towns and Villages, Kibbutz and Moshavim Life, the Arabs of Israel, Social Problems, Religion, Law, Economy, Education, Towards Peace, etc View more info

Letters to the American People

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Arab Information Center:

Seller ID: 20042

Undated, circa 1968, cover has age browning. 48 pages. Letters and essays by various writers from newspapers such as the New York Time, The Christian Science Monitor, Idaho Daily Statesman, Washington Post, etc on topics relating to the Middle East. Some of the writers include Moshe Menuhin, Louis P. Glista, Earl Bunting, Dhirendra Sharma, et al View more info

THE IDF and the Security of Israel: a Guide for the Foreign Correspondent

By: N/A

Price: $48.00

Publisher: 1982

Seller ID: 20434

A collection of articles. Contains 6 different parts, 24 chapters including Maps and Charts. Sections include: The Israel Defense Forces; The Peace Process; The Terrorist Threat; The Administered Territories: Judea, Samaria and The Gaza Strip; The Golan Heights and The Confrontation States (Syria, Saudia Arabis, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Libya) . Illustrated with drawings and charts. Outer wraps have some soiling View more info

Newsweek, October 22, 1973 - Richard Nixon & Gerald Ford

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Newsweek, Inc: 1973

Seller ID: 20954

Cover creases, tear in the back at the spine; name and address label on the cover. Features: Vice President Spiro Agnew's resignation; Gerald Ford's appointment; Nixon and Watergate. Also features the 1973 Israel-Arab War and the strategies on both sides; pictures of the Golan Heights, proud Israeli soldiers crossing into Syria, , articles on Moshe Dayan and David Elazar. Also includes advertisements of 1974 Pontiac Firebirds, several pages on Polaroid's new invention of... View more info

Palestine Exploration Quarterly: July - December 1974 Nabataean Road; Byzantine Ware; Simon MacCabaeus; Lower City At A1; Phoenician Vases; Lice in the Old Testament

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Palestine Exploration Fund: 1974

Seller ID: 22334

Principal Contents: The Nabataean Road from Avdat to Sha-ar-Ramon by Ze'ev Meshel and Yoram Tsafrir; Fine Byzantine Ware from the South of Israe by M. Gichon; Simon Maccabaeus Embassy to Rome- Its Purpose and Outcome by Wolf Wirgin; A Re-Examination of the Lower City at A! (Et-Tell) in 1971, 1972 by Joseph A. Callaway and Norman E. Wagner; A Pheonician Face-Vase by Ilona Skepuinkska-Loveset; Lice in te Old Testament View more info

Ancient Pottery of Erez-Yisrael

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ministry of Education and Culture Department of Antiquities: 1977

Seller ID: 22464

Contains a separate fold-out with Pottery Types Characteristic of the Various Archaeological Periods - illustrated with drawings of the various Ages from Byzantine to the Chalcolithic Age. 28 page book, clean text with some blue ink discoloration on the orange colored wraps View more info

Talks and Tales: Volume 18 Shmuessen Mit Kinder Un Yugend

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch: 1959

Seller ID: 22685

Contains bound monthly magazines, in English and Yiddish. Tebeth 5719-Kislev 5720, Numbers 211-223. May 1959 - Feb 1960. Back of the book has volumes in Yiddish. Each issue contains stories, history, Torah lessons, Things to Remember, etc. Examples are: Mystery of the Twelve Stones, Yekum Purkon, The Silver Hand, Rabbi Schneur Zalman, From the Midrash, Rabbi Samson's synagogue, Behind the Enemy's Lines, Jonathan Ben Uzziel, etc. Yellow boards have some soiling, former ow... View more info

Talks and Tales: Volume 8 Shmuessen Far Kinder Un Yugend

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch: 1950

Seller ID: 22663

Talks and Tales Monthly magazines bound in a hardcover. Includes Nos. 88-99, Tebeth 5709-Kislev 5710. Separate English and Yiddish publications. Some of the contents are: Sayings of Our Sages, The Haphtorahs, Chanukah-Gelt, Junior's Page, Things to Remember, The Festival of Purim, Rabbi Elijah Levita-Bahur, President Truman's Message, Rabbi Samuel Eliezer Edeles, The Shofar, etc. Back hinge is cracked View more info

Talks and Tales: Volume 27-28

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch: 1968

Seller ID: 22686

Contains bound monthly magazines, in English..Tebeth 5728 - Kislev 5730, Numbers 323-346, Jan 1968 - Dec 1969. Each issue contains stories, history, Torah lessons, Things to Remember, etc. Examples are: Sabbath Queen to the Rescue; In Nature's Wonderland -World's Largest Fish and other stories, Ger-Tzedek of Tyrnau; The King and the Blacksmith; Sedei Chemed; Rav Chaim Chizkiyah Medini, etc. Marroon boards have some scuffing, last page is torn, two pages in the July 1968 ... View more info

Torah Ve-Yisrael: 40 Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $7.70

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch: 1957

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 22783

Blue staped paper 24 pages. Illustrations include a map showing the birthplace of Abraham, map of the Exodus from Egypt, The Second Temple, the Wailing Wall, map of Israel during Biblical Times, chart of Torah, Talmud and Ketuvim. Contents on Early Jewish History, Torah and Massorah, The Oral Law, etc. Outer wraps have aging, clean text, light edge stains View more info

Bazak Guide to Israel Touring Map (Map Only)

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Steimatzky: 1990

Seller ID: 20274

Proedued and Published by the Survey of Israel, 1976. Printed by the Survey of Israel 1990, Party Revised 1989. Creases, some edge stains View more info

Talks and Tales: Volume 11

By: N/A

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Merkos L'Inyonei Chinuch: 2002

Seller ID: 23462

Very good binding, clean text, former owner's name crossed out. Talks and Tales Monthly magazines bound in a hardcover. Issues 369-405, 5732-5734, 1971-1974. Some of the articles include: Kapparoth; The Alter Rebbe and the Yishuvnik; etc. View more info

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The Jews of Rumania in modern times

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora: 1982

Seller ID: 23844

Clean text, binding is intact, however the glued binding is separating from the cover. An exhibit of Jewish life with photographs and documents. Text is in English, with subtitles in Hebrew and English. Back of the catalogue is in Hebrew only. Includes Jewish villages and towns, the cultural and spiritual life of the Jews in Rumania, the Zionist movement, WWII era, etc View more info

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New York Daily News: March 6, 1971 (Jimmy Carter to Visit Egypt, Israel Sarah Jessica Parker, Jimmy Breslin, Voyager I, Rudi Stern

By: N/A

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York News: 1971

Seller ID: 20950

Complete paper. Cover photo of Menachem Begin, Ed Koch and Hugh Carey. Other front pape articles: High court rules alimony is for men, too; Jupiter pictures; Poker winners. Pictures and write-ups on Patty Duke as Annie Sullivan in The Miracle Worker, Sarah Jessica Parker, Alfred Hitchcock, Frances Sternhagen. Princess Caroline, Candice Bergen, Elliot Willensky architect, Sara Weddington, ex-Met ballplayer Jon Matlack, and former Yank Sparky Lyle,. Back page - Catfish Hun... View more info

My Race: a Jewish Girl Growing Up under Apartheid in South Africa

By: Abramson, Lorraine Lotzof

Price: $6.13

Publisher: DBM Press, LLC: 2010

Seller ID: 21790

Very good binding, very clean, inscription on the front endpaper. Memoir of a gifted Jewish athlete, the social inequities she grew up with, and her family roots in a Latvian village; ; View more info

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The Borscht Belt

By: Adams, Joey ; Tobias, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bentley Publishing: 1966

Seller ID: 24307

Clena book. 224 pages. Illustrated with photos. Former owner's name crossed out. 15 chapters. Summer resorts in the Catskill Mounstinas during the 1920s and the 1970s featuring Jewish and other comedians, musicians, and other entertainers. Some of whom were Jack Benny, Frank Sinatra, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Milton Berle, George Burns, Eddie Fisher, Sammie Davis, Jr. , Lou Costello and others. ; View more info

My Father's House (Review Copy)

By: Allon, Yigal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1976

Seller ID: 21690

Revew copy slip inside. Sunpapers Library stamped on the blank title page. Clean book, DJ has edge tears. Translated from the Hebrew by Reuven Ben-Yosef. The life of the brave Jewish Israeli who helped make the land Jewish land safe for the establishment of kibbutzim; his military bravery during WWII, fighting in the underground, his interaction with his father, etc; ; View more info