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The Girl from Human Street
Ghosts of Memory in a Jewish Family
Written by Roger Cohen


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $13.99

An intimate and profoundly moving Jewish family history—a story of displacement, prejudice, hope, despair, and love.

In this luminous memoir, award-winning New York Times columnist Roger Cohen turns a compassionate yet discerning eye on the legacy of his own forebears. As he follows them across continents and decades, mapping individual lives that...

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The Girl from Human Street
Written by Roger Cohen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594662
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The Girl from Human Street
Ghosts of Memory in a Jewish Family
Written by Roger Cohen


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $27.95

An intimate and profoundly moving Jewish family history—a story of displacement, prejudice, hope, despair, and love.

In this luminous memoir, award-winning New York Times columnist Roger Cohen turns a compassionate yet discerning eye on the legacy of his own forebears. As he follows them across continents and decades, mapping individual lives that...

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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
Written by Lev Golinkin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537780
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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Memoir
Written by Lev Golinkin


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

A compelling story of two intertwined journeys: a Jewish refugee family fleeing persecution and a young man seeking to reclaim a shattered past. In the twilight of the Cold War (the late 1980s), nine-year old Lev Golinkin and his family cross the Soviet border with only ten suitcases, $600, and the... Read more >
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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
Written by Lev Golinkin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385537773
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A Backpack, a Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka
A Memoir
Written by Lev Golinkin


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $25.95

A compelling story of two intertwined journeys: a Jewish refugee family fleeing persecution and a young man seeking to reclaim a shattered past. In the twilight of the Cold War (the late 1980s), nine-year old Lev Golinkin and his family cross the Soviet border with only ten suitcases, $600, and the... Read more >
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The Crooked Mirror
The Crooked Mirror
Written by Louise Steinman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061206
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $20.00

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
“I’d grown up with the phrase ‘Never forget’ imprinted on my psyche. Its corollary was more elusive. Was it possible to remember—at least to recall—a world that existed before the... Read more >
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How I Stopped Being a Jew
How I Stopped Being a Jew
Written by Shlomo Sand, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686140
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How I Stopped Being a Jew

Written by Shlomo Sand
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Shlomo Sand was born in 1946, in a displaced person’s camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. As a young man, Sand came to question his Jewish identity, even that of a “secular Jew.” With this meditative and thoughtful mixture of essay and personal recollection, he... Read more >
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How I Stopped Being a Jew

Written by Shlomo Sand
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Shlomo Sand was born in 1946, in a displaced person’s camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. As a young man, Sand came to question his Jewish identity, even that of a “secular Jew.” With this meditative and thoughtful mixture of essay and personal recollection, he... Read more >
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Four Four Jew
Football, Fans and Faith
Written by Joanne Rosenthal


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2014
Price: $7.95

Four Four Jew is a major exhibition by Jewish Museum London exploring the story of football and Jews in Britain from the turn of the century to the present day. It brings together previously unseen material from private and public collections across the UK to tell the story of the clubs... Read more >
The Invention of the Land of Israel
The Invention of the Land of Israel
Written by Shlomo Sand, Translated by Geremy Forman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781680834
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The Invention of the Land of Israel
From Holy Land to Homeland
Written by Shlomo Sand
Translated by Geremy Forman


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $19.95

What is a homeland and when does it become a national territory? Why have so many people been willing to die for such places throughout the twentieth century? What is the essence of the Promised Land? Following the acclaimed and controversial The Invention of the Jewish People, Shlomo Sand examines the... Read more >
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Menachem Begin
Menachem Begin
Written by Daniel Gordis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805243123
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Menachem Begin
The Battle for Israel's Soul
Written by Daniel Gordis


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $27.95

Reviled as a fascist by his great rival Ben-Gurion, venerated by Israel’s underclass, the first Israeli to win the Nobel Peace Prize, a proud Jew but not a conventionally religious one, Menachem Begin was both complex and controversial. Born in Poland in 1913, Begin was a youthful admirer of the Revisionist...

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Menachem Begin
Menachem Begin
Written by Daniel Gordis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243130
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Menachem Begin
The Battle for Israel's Soul
Written by Daniel Gordis


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

Reviled as a fascist by his great rival Ben-Gurion, venerated by Israel’s underclass, the first Israeli to win the Nobel Peace Prize, a proud Jew but not a conventionally religious one, Menachem Begin was both complex and controversial. Born in Poland in 1913, Begin was a youthful admirer of the Revisionist...

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A Child of Christian Blood
A Child of Christian Blood
Written by Edmund Levin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243246
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A Child of Christian Blood
Murder and Conspiracy in Tsarist Russia: The Beilis Blood Libel
Written by Edmund Levin


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $15.99

A Jewish factory worker is falsely accused of ritually murdering a Christian boy in Russia in 1911, and his trial becomes an international cause célèbre.
 
On March 20, 1911, thirteen-year-old Andrei Yushchinsky was found stabbed to death in a cave on the outskirts of Kiev. Four months later, Russian police arrested Mendel...

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A Child of Christian Blood
A Child of Christian Blood
Written by Edmund Levin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242997
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A Child of Christian Blood
Murder and Conspiracy in Tsarist Russia: The Beilis Blood Libel
Written by Edmund Levin


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $29.95

A Jewish factory worker is falsely accused of ritually murdering a Christian boy in Russia in 1911, and his trial becomes an international cause célèbre.
 
On March 20, 1911, thirteen-year-old Andrei Yushchinsky was found stabbed to death in a cave on the outskirts of Kiev. Four months later, Russian police arrested Mendel...

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The Crooked Mirror
The Crooked Mirror
Written by Louise Steinman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807050552
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The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
“I’d grown up with the phrase ‘Never forget’ imprinted on my psyche. Its corollary was more elusive. Was it possible to remember—at least to recall—a world that existed before the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
The Crooked Mirror
A Memoir of Polish-Jewish Reconciliation
Written by Louise Steinman


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

A lyrical literary memoir that explores the exhilarating, discomforting, and ultimately healing process of Polish-Jewish reconciliation taking place in Poland today
 
Although an estimated 80 percent of American Jews are of Polish descent, many in the postwar generation and those born later know little about their families’ connection to their... Read more >
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan
The Rise of Abraham Cahan
Written by Seth Lipsky
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243109
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan

Written by Seth Lipsky


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $13.99

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first general-interest biography of the legendary editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, the newspaper of Yiddish-speaking immigrants that inspired, educated, and entertained millions of readers; helped redefine journalism during its golden age; and transformed American culture.
 
Already a noted journalist writing for both English-language and Yiddish...

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The Rise of Abraham Cahan
The Rise of Abraham Cahan
Written by Seth Lipsky
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242102
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The Rise of Abraham Cahan

Written by Seth Lipsky


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $26.00

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first general-interest biography of the legendary editor of the Jewish Daily Forward, the newspaper of Yiddish-speaking immigrants that inspired, educated, and entertained millions of readers; helped redefine journalism during its golden age; and transformed American culture.
 
Already a noted journalist writing for both English-language and Yiddish...

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A Jew Among Romans
A Jew Among Romans
Written by Frederic Raphael
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456359
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A Jew Among Romans
The Life and Legacy of Flavius Josephus
Written by Frederic Raphael


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $17.95

From the acclaimed biographer, screenwriter, and novelist Frederic Raphael, here is an audacious history of Josephus (37–c.100), the Jewish general turned Roman historian, whose emblematic betrayal is a touchstone for the Jew alone in the Gentile world.
 
Joseph ben Mattathias’s transformation into Titus Flavius Josephus, historian to the Roman emperor Vespasian, is...

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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780805243161
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $14.99

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
Written by Jeremy Dauber
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242782
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The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem
The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye
Written by Jeremy Dauber


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $28.95

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of stories that inspired Fiddler on the Roof.
 
Novelist, playwright, journalist, essayist, and editor, Sholem Aleichem was one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish...

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The Avengers
The Avengers
Written by Rich Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151207
Our Price: $11.99
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The Avengers
A Jewish War Story
Written by Rich Cohen


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

In 1944, a band of Jewish guerrillas emerged from the Baltic forest to join the Russian army in its attack on Vilna, the capital of Lithuania. The band, called the Avengers, was led by Abba Kovner, a charismatic young poet. In the ghetto, Abba had built bombs, sneaking out through the... Read more >
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Countrymen
Countrymen
Written by Bo Lidegaard
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385350150
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Countrymen

Written by Bo Lidegaard


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $28.95

Amid the dark, ghastly history of World War II, the literally extraordinary story, never before fully researched by a historian, of how the Danish people banded together to save their fellow Jews from the Nazis—told through the remarkable unpublished diaries and documents of families forced to run for safety, leaving their... Read more >
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Countrymen
Countrymen
Written by Bo Lidegaard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350167
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Countrymen

Written by Bo Lidegaard


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

Amid the dark, ghastly history of World War II, the literally extraordinary story, never before fully researched by a historian, of how the Danish people banded together to save their fellow Jews from the Nazis—told through the remarkable unpublished diaries and documents of families forced to run for safety, leaving their... Read more >
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Dancing with the Enemy
Dancing with the Enemy
Written by Paul Glaser
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385537704
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Dancing with the Enemy
My Family's Holocaust Secret
Written by Paul Glaser


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.95

The gripping story of the author’s aunt, a Jewish dance instructor who was betrayed to the Nazis by the two men she loved, yet managed to survive WWII by teaching dance lessons to the SS at Auschwitz. Her epic life becomes a window into the author’s own past and the key...

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Dancing with the Enemy
Dancing with the Enemy
Written by Paul Glaser
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537711
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Dancing with the Enemy
My Family's Holocaust Secret
Written by Paul Glaser


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $14.99

The gripping story of the author’s aunt, a Jewish dance instructor who was betrayed to the Nazis by the two men she loved, yet managed to survive WWII by teaching dance lessons to the SS at Auschwitz. Her epic life becomes a window into the author’s own past and the key...

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