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The American Rabbi - A Tribute on the Occasion of the Bicentennial of the United States and the Ninety-Fifth Birthday

By: Rosenthal,Gilbert S. (Ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NY, Ktav: 1977

Edition: title cont: of the New York Board of Rabbis.

Item #: 007633

ISBN: 200


Judah Cahn: Introduction; Alvin Kass: Watchman for the Community; Gilbert Kollin: Impact of the Military Chaplaincy; Sidney Hoenig: Amer Rabbis in Jewish Scholarship; Abraham Eckstein: Rabbi & Jewish Education; Gilbert Rosenthal: Amer Rabbis as Theologian & Philosopher; Israel Goldstein: Role of Amer Rabbis in World Jewish Affairs; Hyman Rabinowitz: Rabbi as Preacher; Sol Roth: Rabbi's Future Role; Harold Saperstein: Changing Role of the Rabbi; Mordecai Waxman: Changing ... View more info

From a Minyan to a Community - A History of the Jews of Syracuse

By: Rudolph,B.G

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Syracuse Univ: 1970

Edition: Notes. Index.

Item #: 000984

ISBN: 314


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The Price of Liberty

By: Schachner,Nathan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Amer Jewish Committee: 1948

Edition: History of the American Jewish Committee.

Item #: 000484

ISBN: 225


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The American Jewish Album 1654 to the Present

By: Schoener,Allon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Rizzoli: 1983

Edition: Numerous illus, many full-page, some in color. Biblio. Index.

Item #: 013304

ISBN: 342


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A Time for Healing: American Jewry since World War II

By: Shapiro,Edward S

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MD, Johns Hopkins Univ: 1992

Edition: Vol III of The Jewish People in America. Notes. Biblio. Index.

Item #: 000262

ISBN: 313


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Leadership of the American Zionist Organization 1897-1930

By: Shapiro,Yonathan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IL, Univ of Illinois Press: 1971

Item #: 001349

ISBN: 295


Zionist ideology in the US. Biblio. View more info

Di Neger in Amerike

By: Sigl,Dowid

Price: $70.00

Publisher: NY, NY Int'l Workers Order: 1935

Edition: In Yiddish. OCLC FirstSearch lists 1 copy.

Item #: 000659

ISBN: 128


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A Certain People - American Jews and Their Lives Today

By: Silberman,Charles E

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Summit Books: 1985

Edition: The state of American Jewry. Notes. Index. Inscr.

Item #: 001450

ISBN: 458


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American Jewry & Conservative Politics - A New Direction

By: Steinberg,Alan J

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Shapolsky Pub: 1988

Item #: 002434

ISBN: 191


Amer Jews have tended to vote the liberal line more than any other US ethnic group. Author believes that contemporary Amer political liberalism constitutes a threat to the future security & well being of both the Amer Jewish community & the State of Israel. Some marginalia & underlining in ink. View more info

Jews in the Mind of America

By: Stember,Charles Herbert and Others

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 1966

Edition: Recent history of public attitudes. Historical & sociological perspectives. 8 additional authors. Index.

Item #: 001520

ISBN: 413


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California Jewish History - A Descriptive Bibliography

By: Stern,Norton B

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, Arthur H Clark: 1967

Item #: 015552

ISBN: 175


Over 550 works for the period Gold Rush to post-World War I. Has plain blank white dj as issued. View more info

American Jews: Community in Crisis

By: Strober,Gerald S

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1974

Edition: Threat to Israel's existance & plight of Soviet Jews; Antisemitism, Black-Jewish relatons, JDL, Jews in politics;

Item #: 002192

ISBN: 297


comments cont: intermarriage; alienation of the young. Notes. View more info

The Kidnapped and the Ransomed

By: Whiteman,Maxwell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, JPS: 1970

Item #: 003696

ISBN: 409+


The narrative of Peter & Vina Still after 40 years of slavery, with an introductory essay on Jews in the antislavery movement. 1st pub in 1856. It is the personal recollection of Peter Still, who was kidnapped in early childhood from the doorstep of his home in New Jersey, was a slave for more than 40 years in Kentucky & Alabama & was finally liberated through the generosity of a Jew. View more info

Sinai to Cincinnati - Lay Views on the Writings of Isaac M. Wise, Founder of Reform Judaism in America

By: Wilansky,Dena

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Renaissance Book: 1937

Edition: Index.

Item #: 000579

ISBN: 351


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The American Jew as Patriot, Solder and Citizen

By: Wolf,Simon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Phila, The Levytype Co: 1895

Item #: 016291

ISBN: 576+


Lists all the Jews who fought in all the wars up till 1895. By war and by state. What unit they were in & rank. Some have biographical information. Singerman's Judaica Americana no. 4942. Top & bottom of spine pulled; top edge spotted; edges yellowed. View more info

Yivo Bleter - Journal of the Yiddish Scientific Institute Volume XXXVIII- Studies in American Jewish History and Culture

By: Yivo

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, Yivo: 1954

Edition: 20 articles in Yiddish.

Item #: 014346

ISBN: 396

Condition: Covers lightly soiled


Leo Goldhammer: Jewish Emigration from Austria-Hungary in 1848-1849. Joseph Opatoshu: 50 Years of Yiddish Literature in the US; Shlomo Nobile: Image of the American Jew in Hebrew & Yiddish Literature in America, 1870-1900; Leibush Lehrer: Jewish Belongingness of Jewish Youth; S. Niger Charney: America in the Works of I.M. Dick (1814-1893); Solomon Grayzel: Two Generations of Anglo-Jewish Book-Reading; Abraham Duker: Socio-Psychological Trends in the American Jewish Commu... View more info

Disciples of the Wise - The Religious and Social Opinions of American Rabbis

By: Zeitlin,Joseph

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Teachers College-Columbia U: 1947

Item #: 002086

ISBN: 233


The primary concern of this study was to discover what American rabbis believe & preach with regard to a number of important questions in theology, problems in Jewish adjustment, & issues in social & economic reconstruction. Study conducted in late 1937. Biblio, index. View more info