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90 Minutes At Entebbe (Operation Thunderbolt)

By: Stevenson, William; Dan, Uri

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam, 1976


Clean text, good binding, cover is torn and chipped at the bottom, middle. . Contains 16 pages of photographs. Made into a movie "Operation Thunderbolt". Arab terrorists at it again - 103 hostages hijacked on an Air France jetliner and taken to Entebee airport View more info

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A Century of Jewish Life

By: Elbogen, Ismar

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1944


814 pages. Clean text, light browning. This book supplements Graetz's 'History of the Jewish People' starting with The Jews in Europe; ; View more info

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A Daughter of Her People

By: Kraft, Louis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, National Jewish Welfare Board,


Undated. Circa 1946. A dramatic play on the Jewish holiday of Purim, set in Poland. Characters include Esther, Leah, Mordechai, Count Paul and Sarah. Original blue wraps, typewritten sheets. Mr Kraft (1891-1975) was former executive director of the National Jewish Welfare Board from 1938 to 1947. He helped establish the World Federation of YMHAs, organize the School of Social Work in Jerusalem View more info

A Dictionary of famous Bible Places

By: Thompson, David W. & Drawings By William Duncan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Abingdon Press, 1978

Edition: Sixth Printing


Clean inside, cover scuffed. Over 500 of the villages, cities, rivers, mountains, provinces, valleys, nations in the Bible and a brief summary of each View more info

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A Glimpse Into the Life of Reb Pinchas Reizes

By: Avtzon, Sholom Ber

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Merkos Linyonei Chinuch, 1998


Cover has heavy creases and scratches, tear on the spine's edge. 99 pages. Clean text, pen mark on the back cover. Stories about Reb Pinchas Reizes, Horav Pinchas Schick ; Early chassidic personalities; ; View more info

A History of Jewish Literature: (4 Volumes) Volumes 1 - 4

By: Waxman, Meyer

Price: $62.00

Publisher: Bloch, 1938


Set of 4 Books. (4 Volumes). Vol 1, dated 1938, 2nd edition, Revised and Enlarged: From the close of the Canon to the End of the 12th Century; Vol II, dated 1943, 2nd Edition Enlarged and Corrected: From the 12th Century to the Middle of the 18th Century; Vol III Dated 1938: From the Middle of the 18th Century to the Year 1880; Vol 4 dated 1941, From 1888 to 1935. Binding in all volumes are good, except for Vol 4, where the front binding is loose, hinge cracked - bound u... View more info

A History of the Contemporary Jews from 1900 to the Present

By: Grayzel, Solomon

Price: $5.25

Publisher: Atheneum, 1960


192 pages. Clean text, name inside, back cover creased. Illustrated View more info

A History of the Jewish People

By: Margolis, Max L; Marx, Alexander

Price: $7.70

Publisher: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1944


823 pages. Clean text, one page is creased, boards are bumped at the edges with the top corner board edge cracked View more info

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A History of the Jewish People

By: Margolis, Max; Marx, Alexander

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Meridian Books and the Jewish Publication Society, 1960


752 pages. Spine and cover creases. Fourth Printing Nov 1960 by Meridian Books and JPS edition. Contains 98 (XCVIII) chapters - from the Beginnings of the People 2000-1225 BCE to 1925 View more info

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A History of the Jews

By: Roth, Cecil

Price: $6.13

Publisher: Schocken, 1966

Edition: Fifth Printing


Used book, light edge spots, nameplate, spine and cover creases. From the Birth of the Hebrew People to WWII and Beyond. 440 pages. A one volume history of the Jews View more info

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A History of the Jews in Christian Spain - Volume One

By: Baer, Yitzchak

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society, 1961


Good binding, clean text, former owner's name inside. 463 pages. Volume I - from the Age of Reconquest to the Fourteenth Century. Translated from the Hebrew by Louis Schoffman. View more info

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A History of the Jews: from Earliest Times through the Six Day War

By: Roth, Cecil

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Schocken, 1973

Edition: Fourth Printing


452 pages. Clean text, writing on the outer spine, good binding, clean text. 33 chapters; View more info

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A History of Zionism

By: Laqueur, Walter

Price: $7.70

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1972


639 pages. Clean text, good binding, light marks on the outer edges, DJ has soiling and edge tears. Contains 6 maps and photographs of Moses Hess, Leo Pinsker, Theodor Herzl, Max Nordan, Ahad Ha"am, David Wolfsohn, Hahum Solow, et al. ; ; View more info

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A Journey with the State of Israel: from its Establishment to the Present

By: Moshone, Levana

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dept. of Education of the Jewish National Fund, 1989


Clean text. Name marked out in black on title page. 238 pages. Text plus photographs. This book is an introduction of life in Israel that covers all types of people and various topics throughout the Jewish state; Ex-Library View more info

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A Lucky Child: a Memoir of Surviving Auschwitz As a Young Boy

By: Buergenthal, Thomas & Elie Wiesel

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Back Bay, 2010


Clean text, name inside. Very good spine; ; View more info