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  • Books Received
Abrahams, B. (ed.), The Life of Glückel of Hameln, Written by Herself. The Jewish Publication Society (Philadelphia, 2010).
Appelfeld, A., Blooms of Darkness. Schocken Books (New York, 2010).
Bilu, Y., The Saints' Impresarios: Dreamers, Healers, and Holy Men in Israel's Urban Periphery. Academic Studies Press (Brighton, 2010).
Brenner, H., The Girls Room. Schoken Books (New York, 2009).
Drinkwater, G., and Shneer, D. (eds.), Torah Queeries. New York University Press (New York, 2009).
Edsel, R., The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History. Center Street (New York, 2009).
Gavish, H., Unwitting Zionists: The Jewish Community of Zakho in Iraqi Kurdistan. Wayne State University Press (Detroit, 2009).
Goldman, S., Zeal for Zion: Christians, Jews, & the Idea of The Promised Land. The University of North Carolina Press (Chapel Hill, 2010).
Goldstein, R., 36 Arguments for the Existence of God a Work of Fiction. Pantheon Books (New York, 2010).
Govrin, Y., The Jewish Factor in the Relations Between Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union 1933–1941. Vallentine Mitchell (London, 2009).
Grabar, O., and Kedear, B. Z. (eds.), Where Heaven and Earth Meet: Jerusalem's Sacred Esplanade. University of Texas Press (Austin, 2009).
Halberstam, C. T., Law and Truth in Biblical and Rabbinic Literature. Indiana University Press (Bloomington, 2010).
Halkin, H., Yehuda Halevi. Shocken Books. (New York, 2010).
Haus, J., Challenges of Equality: Judaism, State, and Education in Nineteenth-Century France. Wayne State University Press (Detroit, 2009).
Hertzog, E., Abuhav, O., Goldberg, H.E., and Marx, E., Perspectives on Israeli Anthropology. Wayne State University Press (Detroit, 2009).
Hughes, A. W., and Wolfson, E. R. (eds.), New Directions in Jewish Philosophy. Indiana University Press (Bloomington, 2010).
Kaplan, Z. J., Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea? French Jewry and the Problem of Church and State. Brown Judaic Studies (Providence, 2009).
Keen, R., Exile and Restoration in Jewish Thought: An Essay in Interpretation. Continuum International Publishing Group (London, 2009).
Kraemer, J. L., Maimonides: The Life and World of One of Civilization's Greatest Minds. Random House (New York, 2008).
Kugler, R., and Harlin, P., An Introduction to the Bible. William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company (Grand Rapids, 2009).
Liska, V., When Kafka Says We: Uncommon Communities in German-Jewish Literature. Indiana University Press (Bloomington, 2009).
Matthäus, J., and Roseman, M. (eds.), Jewish Responses to Persecution: Volume 1 1933–1938. Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group (Lanham, 2010)
McElligott, A. (ed.), The Short Oxford History of Germany: Weimar Germany. Oxford University Press (Oxford, 2009).
Meyer, B., Hermann, S., and Schütz, C. (eds.), Jews in Nazi Berlin: From Kristallnacht to Liberation. The University of Chicago Press (Chicago, 2009).
Mondry, H., Exemplary Bodies: Constructing the Jew in Russian Culture since the 1880s. Academic Studies Press (Boston, 2009).
Muller, J. Z., Capitalism and the Jews. Princeton University Press (Princeton, 2010).
Oisteanu, A., Inventing the Jew: Antisemitic Stereotypes in Romanian & Other Central-East European Cultures. University of Nebraska Press (London, 2009).
Oppenheim, M., Encounters of Consequence: Jewish Philosophy in the Twentieth Century and Beyond. Academic Studies Press (Brighton, MA, 2009).
Oppenheimer, J., Madoff with the Money. Jon Wiley & Sons (New York, 2009).
Patt, A., Finding Home and Homeland: Jewish Youth and Zionism in the Aftermath of the Holocaust. Wayne State University Press (Detroit, 2009).
Polonsky, A., The Wartime Diary of Edmund Kessler: Lwow, Poland, 1942–1944. Academic Studies Press (Brighton, MA, 2010).
Rajak, T., Translation & Survival: The Greek Bible of the Ancient Jewish Diaspora. Oxford University Press (New York, 2009). [End Page 229]
Rozelle-Stone, A. R., and Stone, L., The Relevance of the Radical: Simone Weil 100 Years Later. Continuum International Publishing Group (London, 2010).
Rubel, N. L., Doubting the Devout: The Ultra-Orthodox in the Jewish American Imagination. Columbia University Press (New York, 2010).
Samuels, M., Inventing the Israelite: Jewish Fiction in Nineteenth-Century France. Stanford University Press (Stanford, 2010).
Shatz, D., Jewish Thought in Dialogue: Essays on Thinkers, Theologies, and Moral Theories. Academic Studies Press (Brighton, 2009).
Sherwin, B.L., Faith Finding Meaning: A Theology of Judaism. Oxford University Press (Oxford, 2009).
Soltes, O., Mysticism in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Searching for Oneness. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. (New York, 2009).
Spargo, R. C. and Ehrenreich, R. M., After...


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