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cover of The Mendelman Fire & Short Stories

The Mendelman Fire & Short Stories

by Wolf Mankowitz

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Published
1957
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Very Good
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First American
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First American however printed in England. Mankowitz was born 1924, in Spitalfields, in the East End of London, the heart of London's Jewish community until the 1940s, of Russian-Jewish descent. He was educated at Downing College, Cambridge.
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cover of When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit

by Kerr, Judith

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Published
1972
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Fair+
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First American
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First American; stated fifth impression.
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Elijah's Violin and Other Jewish Fairy Tales

by Howard Schwartz

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Published
1983
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Good+
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First edition
ISBN
9780060151089
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302 pages with a Glossary.
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cover of Fiddler On The Roof Original Israeli Yiddish Cast

Fiddler On The Roof Original Israeli Yiddish Cast

by Shmuel Rodensky

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Published
1966
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Near Mint (NM or M-)
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Israeli edition on cassette
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CBS ‎– 40-70020 Format:Cassette, Album Country:Israel Released:1966 Genre:Folk, World, & Country, Stage & Screen Style:Klezmer, MusicalA1TraditionA2Matchmaker,MatchmakerA3If I Were A Rich ManA4Sabbath PrayerA5To LifeA6Miracle Of MiraclesB1Tevye's DreamB2Sunrise,SunsetB3Wedding DanceB4Do You Love Me?B5Far From Home I LoveB6Anatevka
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Un Sac De Billes (French Edition)

by Joffo

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1984-02
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Very Good
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French Edition
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9782013224581
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This description may be from another edition of this product. When Joseph Joffo was ten years old, his father gave him and his brother fifty francs and instructions to flee Nazi-occupied Paris and, somehow, get to the south where France was free. Previously out of print, this book is a captivating and memorable story; readers will instinctively find themselves rooting… Read more
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Jewish Boxers in America

by James Ford Nussbaum

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Published
2012
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New
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DVD, film
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9788845018189
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IMPACT–Jewish Boxers in America….Profiles of current great Jewish boxers in America who have left their mark on society and the Jewish people. The 2012 film features interviews with several Jewish figures in boxing, including the late Edward Gersh, who became the first Jewish heavyweight boxing champion at the 1943 Golden Gloves tournament, and Cletus Seldin, an up-and-coming and undefeated super lightweight… Read more
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The Chosen

by Chaim Potok

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2003
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Very Good
ISBN
9780449213445
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In 1940s Brooklyn, New York, an accident throws Reuven Malther and Danny Saunders together. Despite their differences (Reuven is a Modern Orthodox Jew with an intellectual, Zionist father; Danny is the brilliant son and rightful heir to a Hasidic rebbe), the young men form a deep, if unlikely, friendship. Together they negotiate adolescence, family conflicts, the crisis of faith engendered… Read more
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The Red Tent A Novel

by Anita Diamant

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Published
November 18, 2000
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Very Good+
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9781559276450
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Unabridged Read by Carol Bilger. Approx. 12 hours.
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The Dawning of the Day A Jerusalem Tale

by Haim Sabato

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Pontaccio
Published
October 2006
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Near Fine
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First edition, 1st Printing
ISBN
9781592641406
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"Ezra Siman Tov is a sto­ry-teller whose sto­ries are hard to resist, and though they are sim­ple they have a last­ing impact on the lis­ten­ers. There is a mys­te­ri­ous great writer in the neigh­bor­hood who always wants to hear Ezra's tales, but there are some, includ­ing Ezra's pro­fes­sor broth­er-in-law, who don't appre­ci­ate the depth of char­ac­ter behind the sim­plic­i­ty of… Read more
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New Jewish Cooking

by Elizabeth Wolf Cohen

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Published
March 1994
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Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781555219260
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A collection of recipes for traditional kosher dishes as well as new creations includes a unique combination of the techniques of today's master chefs.128 pp.
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The Holocaust / Yad Vashem

by Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Authority

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
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First edition
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75 pages archival and historical photos from the Concentration camps Jewish (1939-1945)
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The House of Twenty Thousand Books

by Sasha Abramsky

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Published
2017-09
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Very Good+
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First edition
ISBN
9781681371139
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First softcover with full number line
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cover of A Bridge of Books: The Story of the Yiddish Book Center DVD

A Bridge of Books: The Story of the Yiddish Book Center DVD

by Directed by Sam Ball

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2001
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Very Good+
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The Story of the Yiddish Book Center: Running Time is 13:35 "This engaging, often funny documentary chronicles the adventures of an enterprising 23-year-old named Aaron Lansky, who rallied together an international network of volunteers and set out to rescue the world's Yiddish books. More than thirty years later, the Yiddish Book Center has rescued more than a million Yiddish books and… Read more
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cover of The Fixer

The Fixer

by Bernard Malamud

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Published
1966
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Good+
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First edition
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Antisemitism in the Russian Empire, won both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize and was made into a movie with Alan Bates as Yakov Shepsovitch Bok. Winner of both the Pulitzer and the National Book Award. The book was banned by the board of education of the Island Trees Union Free School District in New York, which… Read more
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A Beggar in Jerusalem

by Elie Wiesel

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April 1, 1978
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9780671812539
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This haunting novel takes place in the days following the Six-Day War. A Holocaust survivor visits the newly reunited city of Jerusalem. At the Western Wall he encounters the beggars and madmen who congregate there every evening, and who force him to confront the ghosts of his past and his ties to the present. Weaving together myth and mystery, parable… Read more
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The Writings-Kethubim A New Translation of the Holy Scriptures According to the Traditional Hebrew Text

by O. T. Bible

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Published
May 1982
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Very Good
ISBN
9780827602021
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Writings-Kethubim, The: A New Translation Of The Holy Scriptures Text: English, HebrewUnmarked textblock tight clean square, in like dustjacket Includes the Books of Psalms, Proverbs, Job, Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and First and Second Chronicles 624 pp.
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The King Of Flesh And Blood

by Shamir, Moshe; Translated from the Hebrew by Patterson, David

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Published
1958
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First American
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The King of Flesh and Blood, his most translated book was awarded the Bialik Prize for literature. The English version here was translated by Oxford University lecturer in Post Biblical Hebrew, David Patterson. 542 unmarked pages. One Map of Judea illustration.
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Life With a Star

by Jiri Weil

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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second printing
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A novel set in Prague WWII With an introduction by Philip Roth. Translated from the Czech by Ruzena Kovarikova with Roslyn Schloss.
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THE SOURCE

by Michener, James A

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Published
1965
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Good+
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First edition, 1st Printing
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First edition, stated. Historical novel The Jewish people and the land of Israel from pre-monotheistic days to the birth of the modern State of Israel. The Source uses for its central device a fictional place in northern Israel called "Makor" (Hebrew: "source")
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cover of Jewish Observer (Peretz Memorial Issue)

Jewish Observer (Peretz Memorial Issue)

by Grafstein, Max W. (Editor and Publisher)

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Published
1945
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Very Good
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First edition
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This entire issue commemorates the 30th year since the death of the great man of letters, Isaac Leibush Peretz. Excerpts and biography; anecdotes and illustrations! Past owner's name and address in Winnipeg; upper corner of ffep. otherwise, no extraneous marks, creases, or turned edges; no tears or odors. 108 pages followed by 3 pages "in Memorium" then the original… Read more
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