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The Popes Against the Jews
The Popes Against the Jews
Written by David I. Kertzer
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ISBN: 9780307429216
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The Popes Against the Jews
The Vatican's Role in the Rise of Modern Anti-Semitism
Written by David I. Kertzer


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

In this meticulously researched, unflinching, and reasoned study, National Book Award finalist David I. Kertzer presents shocking revelations about the role played by the Vatican in the development of modern anti-Semitism. Working in long-sealed Vatican archives, Kertzer unearths startling evidence to undermine the Church’s argument that it played no direct role... Read more >
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On Three Pillars
On Three Pillars
Text by Phillip Lopate, Photographed by Thomas Roma
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874134
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On Three Pillars
Torah, Worship, and the Practice of Loving Kindness, The Synagogues of Brooklyn
Text by Phillip Lopate
Photographed by Thomas Roma


Format: Hardcover, 136 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2007
Price: $60.00

On Three Pillars: Torah, Worship, and Practice of Loving Kindness, The Synagogues of Brooklyn is not meant to be a complete visual inventory of Brooklyn synagogues, past or present, but an evocation of that history into the present day.

Roughly half the photographs in this book are of synagogues functioning today... Read more >
Jews and Power
Jews and Power
Written by Ruth R. Wisse
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242249
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Jews and Power

Written by Ruth R. Wisse


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $27.95

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

Taking in everything from the Kingdom of David to the Oslo Accords, Ruth Wisse offers a radical new way to think about the Jewish relationship to power. Traditional Jews believed that upholding the covenant with God constituted a treaty with the most powerful force in the... Read more >
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Marc Chagall
Marc Chagall
Written by Jonathan Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242010
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Marc Chagall

Written by Jonathan Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2007
Price: $19.95

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

Novelist and critic Jonathan Wilson clears away the sentimental mists surrounding an artist whose career spanned two world wars, the Russian Revolution, the Holocaust, and the birth of the State of Israel. Marc Chagall’s work addresses these transforming events, but his ambivalence about his role as... Read more >
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The Life of David
The Life of David
Written by Robert Pinsky
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ISBN: 9780307428912
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The Life of David

Written by Robert Pinsky


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2005
Price: $9.99

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Poet, warrior, and king, David has loomed large in myth and legend through the centuries, and he continues to haunt our collective imagination, his flaws and inconsistencies making him the most approachable of biblical heroes. Robert Pinsky, former poet laureate of the United States, plumbs the...

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Somewhere a Master
Somewhere a Master
Written by Elie Wiesel
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ISBN: 9780805211870
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Somewhere a Master
Hasidic Portraits and Legends
Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 28, 2005
Price: $16.00

The compassion of Reb Moshe-Leib, the vision of the Seer of Lublin, the wisdom of Reb Pinhas, the warmth of the Ba’al Shem Tov, the humor of Reb Naphtali–to their followers these sages appeared as kings, judges, and prophets. They communicated joy and wonder and fervor to the men and women... Read more >
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Wise Men and Their Tales
Wise Men and Their Tales
Written by Elie Wiesel
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ISBN: 9780805211207
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Wise Men and Their Tales
Portraits of Biblical, Talmudic, and Hasidic Masters
Written by Elie Wiesel


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2005
Price: $16.00

In Wise Men and Their Tales, a master teacher gives us his fascinating insights into the lives of a wide range of biblical figures, Talmudic scholars, and Hasidic rabbis.

The matriarch Sarah, fiercely guarding her son, Isaac, against the negative influence of his half-brother Ishmael; Samson, the solitary hero and protector of... Read more >
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