Category: America


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Shades of My Forefathers

By: London,Hannah R

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, The Pond-Ekberg Co: 1941

Item #: 014390

ISBN: 199

Covers the cutting & painting of 59 silhouettes. Biographical sketches of the persons pictured & of the artists who were responsible for their likenesses. This edition limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 143, signed by the author. Biblio. Index. Corners bumped; top & bottom of spine pulled & slightly frayed. View more info

Three Centuries of Jewish Life in America

By: Lowe,Carl

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Mallard Pr: 1992

Edition: Numerous color & black & white photos & illus. Index.

Item #: 002159

ISBN: 159

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A Heritage Affirmed - The Jewish Federation Movement in America

By: Lurie,Harry L

Price: $16.00

Publisher: PA, JPS: 1961

Edition: Historical & descriptive. Notes. Biblio. Index.

Item #: 000019

ISBN: 481

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On Love, Marriage, Children ...And Death, Too

By: Marcus,Jacob R (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OH, Society of Jewish Bibliophil: 1965

Item #: 014930

ISBN: 47

Intimate glimpses into the lives of prominent 18th century American Jews as told in their own letters that have been annotated. Inscr by the author. View more info

Memoirs of American Jews 1775-1865 - 3 volumes

By: Marcus,Jacob Rader

Price: $40.00

Publisher: PA, JPS: 1955

Edition: 58 autobiographical narratives. In 3 vols. Vol 2 no dj.

Item #: 015575

ISBN: 387/375/430

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Studies in American Jewish History - Studies and Addresses

By: Marcus,Jacob Rader

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OH, HUC: 1969

Item #: 015571

ISBN: 255

Published on the occasion of his 70th birthday. 13 essays covering little known aspects of American Jewish history from the earliest days into the future. Index. View more info

The American Jewish Woman: A Documentary History

By: Marcus,Jacob Rader

Price: $32.00

Publisher: NY/OH, Ktav/AJA: 1981

Edition: Notes. Index.

Item #: 000463

ISBN: 1047

Condition: Top corner back cover bumped

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The American Jewish Woman: A Documentary History

By: Marcus,Jacob Rader

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY/OH, Ktav/AJA: 1981

Edition: Notes. Index.

Item #: 016637

ISBN: 1047

Condition: Slight spotting to top edge

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Movements and Issues in American Judaism - An Analysis and Sourcebook of Developments Since 1945

By: Martin,Bernard (Ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: CT, Greenwood Pr: 1978

Item #: 000662

ISBN: 350

Bernard Martin: Amer Jewry Since 1945: An Hist Overview; Erich Rosenthal: Jewish Population of the US: A Demographic & Sociological Analysis; Sidney Vincent: Jewish Communal Organization & Philanthropy; Shubert Spero: Orthodox Judaism; Bernard Martin: Conserative Judaism & Reconstructionism; Michael Meyer: Reform Judaism; David Polish: Israel & Diaspora Jewry: An Amer Perspective; Walter Ackerman: Jewish Education; Daniel Silver: Higher Jewish Learning; Eric Friedland: Synagogue & Liturgical Developments; Arnold Forster: Anti-Semitism; S. Andhil Fineberg: Jewish-Christian Relations; Erich Rose... View more info

Papa Was a Farmer

By: Meckler,Brenda Weisberg

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hi: 1988

Edition: Inscr.

Item #: 014982

ISBN: 318

Story of an immigrant Jewish family's life in America's heartland, Dunham's Hill near New Richmond, 25 miles from Cincinnati, OH. View more info

The Jews in America - A Picture Album

By: Meltzer,Milton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, JPS: 1985

Edition: From 1654. Index.

Item #: 002870

ISBN: 169

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Trends and Issues in Jewish Social Welfare in the United States 1899-1958

By: Morris,Robert & Freund,Michael (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Phila, Jewish Pub Society: 1966

Item #: 002682

ISBN: 642

History of American Jewish social welfare, seen thru the proceedings & reports of the National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. DJ has waterstains. View more info

From the Beginning - A Picture History of the First Four Decades of Brandeis University

By: Pasternack,Susan (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Brandeis Univ: 1988

Edition: illus cont: Julian Brown.

Item #: 013572

ISBN: 175+

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Jewish Life in Twentieth-Century America - Challenge and Accommodation

By: Plesur,Milton

Price: $12.00

Publisher: IL, Nelson Hall: 1982

Edition: Jewish-Americans, their contributions & problems of adjustment, from the beginning of this century. Biblio.Indices.

Item #: 001843

ISBN: 235

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The Personal Letters of Stephen Wise

By: Polier,Justine Wise & Wise James Waterman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Beacon: 1956

Item #: 000576

ISBN: 289

Letters written between 1899 & 1949 to his wife, his children, & a few addressed to his closest friend, John Haynes Holmes. Index. View more info

A Jewish Tourist's Guide to the U.S

By: Postal,Bernard & Koppman,Lionel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, JPS: 1954

Item #: 000273

ISBN: 705

1st book of its kind. Guide to & description of places of Jewish interest or association throughout the US. Covers all 50 states & D.C. & a chapter for NYC. Has an introductory essay devoted to the highlights of Jewish history in each state. Index. View more info

The Quest for the Dream - The Development of Civil Rights and Human Relations in Modern America

By: Roche,John P

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1963

Edition: The 50th anniversary book of the Anti-Defamation League. Notes. Index.

Item #: 003981

ISBN: 308

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Pioneer Jews - A New Life in the Far West

By: Rochlin,Harriet & Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1984

Edition: Traces Jewish immigration thru the Southwest to California. 180 photos. Excerpts from diaries, letters & memories. Biblio. Index

Item #: 004618

ISBN: 243

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The New Jewish Identity in America

By: Rosenberg,Stuart E

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Hippocrene Books: 1985

Edition: Analysis of the community. Biblio. Index.

Item #: 001073

ISBN: 290

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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: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Ktav: 1977

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

Item #: 003380

ISBN: 200

Condition: Front edge slight soiling

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 Amer Rabbinate. Index. View more info