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Image for My Race: A Jewish Girl Growing Up Under Apartheid in South Africa

My Race: A Jewish Girl Growing Up Under Apartheid in South Africa

By: Abramson, Lorraine Lotzof

Price: $9.07

Publisher: DBM Press, LLC: 2010

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 101176

ISBN: 0981610234

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Title page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 352 pages. View more info

Rhode Island Jewish Historical Notes Volumes 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 ( 1954 to 1978 )

By: Adelman, David Charak (Founder); Various

Price: $228.00

Publisher: Providence, RI, Rhode Island Jewish Historical Assoc.: 1954

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 111083

ISBN: B01BGSK3DS

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. 7 Volumes complete! 1954 to 1978. Nice Firm Clean copies ! Light general wear. Rhode Island Jewish Historical Notes was brought about by the celebration of the Tercentenary of the settlement of Jews in the United States in 1954. View more info

Aishet Hayil: Woman of Valor

By: Barber, Ava (Design)

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Yeshiva Univ Museum: 1993

Seller ID: 67552

ISBN: 0945447051

Condition: Fine


Deluxe copy with custom cover and silk ribbon. 80 pages. Lovely Museum exhibit with color photos, poetry and text. View more info

I Am a Rabbi's Wife

By: Bengis, Esther

Price: $11.01

Publisher: Moodus, CT, Esther Bengis: 1938

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 89161

ISBN: B00088AJSC

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Green cloth, gold lettering. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 136 pages. View more info

The Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court Revisited: Brandeis to Fortas

By: Breyer, Stephen G. (Pref.); Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Intro.)

Price: $35.57

Publisher: American jewish Historical Society: 1995

Seller ID: 69646

ISBN: B0020ODO3E

Condition: Very Good


Special Limited Edition. Crisp Tight Clean copy ! 142 pages. View more info

Rabbi Nachman's Fire: An Introduction to Breslover Chassidus

By: Fleer, Gedaliah

Price: $26.76

Publisher: Shulsinger Brothers: 1972

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 94165

ISBN: B001L4X0VK

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 110 pages. Breslov (also Bratslav, also spelled Breslev) is a branch of Hasidic Judaism founded by Rebbe Nachman of Breslov (1772û1810) a great-grandson of the Baal Shem Tov, founder of Hasidism. Its adherents strive to develop an intense, joyous relationship with God and receive guidance toward this goal from the teachings of Rebbe Nachman. View more info

My Kaleidoscope

By: Fuchs, Emma

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Emma Fuchs: 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author on inserted presentation card,

Seller ID: 75853

ISBN: B0006WN0JU

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on inserted presentation card, with date. Light general wear. 103 pages. Autobiography of jewish life in prague and the Theresienstadt concentration camp in Czechoslavakia. View more info

Briefe Aus Der Haft an Eine Freundin. Herausgegeben Von Karl Blanck (Letters from Prison to a Friend. Edited by Karl Blanck)

By: Halsmann, Philipp; Karl Blanck

Price: $90.29

Publisher: Stuttgart, Germany, J. Engelhorns: 1930

Seller ID: 70265

ISBN: B0014IP4TE

Condition: Very Good


In German. Letters from prison to a friend. Edited by Karl Blanck Obituary and ephemera added to front blank pages. Nice Tight Clean copy ! Expertly rebound in black cloth covered boards with gold spine lettering. 219 pages. Born to Jewish parents in Latvia. In September 1928, Halsman went on a hiking tour in the Austrian Alps with his father, Morduch. Morduch died from severe head injuries. Under unclear circumstances, Halsman was sentenced to 4 years imprisonment for patricide. The case provoked anti-Jewish propaganda and thus gained international publicity, and Albert Einstein and Thomas M... View more info

Mordecai Kaplan Jubilee Volume on the Occasion of his Seventieth Birthday (English Section)

By: Kaplan, Mordecai

Price: $16.03

Publisher: Jewish Theological Seminary: 1953

Seller ID: 88838

ISBN: B000PWC754

Condition: Good+


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 549 pages. View more info

Born Twice: A Memoir

By: Kuban, Helen Stern

Price: $13.63

Publisher: Matyi Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 88855

ISBN: 0978859952

Condition: Very Fine


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 72 pages. A powerful tale of a young woman's separation from her family in Czechoslovakia and being subjected to the degradations of three Nazi concentration camps. Her facility with languages allowed her to save the life of a friend, who in turn saved Helen Kuban's life! This is a remarkable, inspiring story of a woman whose family and life survived by a thread, whose challenges did not end once liberated from concentration camps, and whose extraordinary strength, spirit, and determination to survive have allowed for a flourishing family ... View more info

Henrietta Szold : Life and Letters

By: Lowenthal, Marvin

Price: $9.11

Publisher: Viking Press: 1942

Seller ID: 119675

ISBN: B0007DLZNQ

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 350 pages. Henrietta Szold (1860-1945) was a U.S. Jewish Zionist leader and founder of the Hadassah Women's Organization. In 1942, she co-founded Ihud, a political party in Mandate Palestine dedicated to a binational solution. View more info

Early American Jewry Volume 1: the Jews of New York, New England and Canada

By: Marcus, Jacob Rader

Price: $20.06

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society of America: 1951

Seller ID: 70462

ISBN: B001HV8R0G

Condition: Very Good


Volume 1only. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has bookplate. Jacket has light edge wear. 301 pages. View more info

Louis Marshall, Champion of Liberty: Selected Papers and Addresses, In Two Volumes

By: Marshall, Louis; Charles Reznikoff (Editor); Oscar Handlin (Introduction)

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society: 1957

Seller ID: 73145

ISBN: B0020NYWDQ

Condition: Near Fine


In very good slipcase. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 1196 pages. Louis B. Marshall (December 14, 1856 û September 11, 1929) was a corporate and constitutional lawyer, mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religious, political, and cultural freedom for all minority groups. He was among the founders of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), defended Jewish and minority rights and, though not a Zionist, he supported the Balfour Declaration. He was also a conservationist, and helped found the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry. View more info

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Rookie Cop: DeepUndercover in the Jewish Defense League

By: Rosenthal, Richard

Price: $16.37

Publisher: Leapfrog Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 93231

ISBN: 0965457885

Condition: Fine


Signed by Author on Half-Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 250 pages. View more info

Chosen: The Jews in Australia

By: Rubinstein, Hilary L.

Price: $18.24

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1987

Seller ID: 60855

ISBN: 0049940082

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. Slight cover tip wear. 308 pages. View more info

The American Jewish Year Book 5681 Sept. 13 1920 to Oct. 2 1921

By: The Jewish Publication Society

Price: $26.45

Publisher: Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia: 1920

Seller ID: 79016

ISBN: B000H4BXRS

Condition: Good


Moderate general wear. 504 pages. Total year in review, around the World. View more info