Category: History


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Red Pottage - Volume One

By: Aaronsohn,Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: OH, Johnson & Hardin: 1956

Edition: History with Rabbi Milton Stern; starts in 1923. Signed by Aaronsohn.

Item #: 000791

ISBN: 430

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The Saving Remnant - An Account of Jewish Survival

By: Agar,Herbert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1960

Edition: Story of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee. Biblio. Index. This ed for members of the Joint.

Item #: 016563

ISBN: 269

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Bi-yeme Roma u-Bizantiyon: historyah medinit shel Yehude Erets-Yisra'el le-man mered Bar-Kokhba ve-'ad reshit ha-kibush

By: Avi-Yonah,Michael

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Israel, Mosad Byalik: 1952

Edition: In Hebrew. 1st pub 1946. Title cont: ha-'Avri.

Item #: 000728

ISBN: 242

Condition: Hinges mended

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Geografyah historit shel Erets Yisrael le-min shivat Tsiyon ve-'ad reshit ha-kibush ha-'Arvi

By: Avi-Yonah,Michael

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Israel, Metukenet u-mesuderet: 1951

Edition: In Hebrew. 2 folded maps in pocket.

Item #: 001266

ISBN: 220

Condition: Rear hinge mended; top of spine bumped

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Tekufat Bet Hordos

By: Avi-Yonah,Michael & Baras,Zvi

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Israel, Am 'oved: 1982

Edition: In Hebrew. Index. Biblio. Herodian period. ha-Historyah shel 'am Yisrael. Sidrah 1. Me-reshit ad mered Bar-Kohva.

Item #: 002657

ISBN: 16, 293

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Ancient and Medieval Jewish History

By: Baron,Salo Wittmayer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NJ, Rutgers Univ: 1973

Edition: 14 essays.

Item #: 002734

ISBN: 588

Moses & Monotheism: A Review of Freud; Reflections on Ancient & Medieval Jewish Historical Demography; Israelitic Population under the Kings; Some Medieval Jewish Attitudes to the Muslim State; Saadia's Communal Activities; Yehudah Halevi: An Answer to a Historical Challenge; Economic Views of Maimonides; Jewish Factor in Medieval Civilization; Rashi & the Community of Tryoes; 'Plenitude of Apostolic Powers' & Medieval 'Jewish Serfdom'; Medieval Nationalism & Jewish Serfdom; Medieval Heritage & Modern Realities in Protestant-Jewish Relations; John Calvin & the Jews; Council of Trent & Rabbinic... View more info

The Jewish Community - Its History and Structure to the American Revolution

By: Baron,Salo Wittmayer

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Phila, Jewish Pub Society: 1948

Edition: The focus of this work is centered on the European community of the Middle Ages & early modern times. Volumes 1 & 2 only.

Item #: 002813

ISBN: 374/366

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The Jewish Experience

By: Cantor,Norman F. (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, HarperCollins: 1996

Edition: History of Jewish culture & society including short stories, essays, novels, biographies, memories & 1st person accounts.

Item #: 001211

ISBN: 487

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The Diaspora Story - The Epic of the Jewish People Among the Nations

By: Comay,Joan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1980

Edition: Based on exhibits in Beth Hatefutsoth Museum in Tel-Aviv. Index.

Item #: 016557

ISBN: 288

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Historyah ve-historyonim (Studies in Modern Jewish History I: History and Historians)

By: Ettinger,Samuel

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Israel, Mosad Byalik: 1992

Edition: In Hebrew. Biblio references. Indexes.

Item #: 001891

ISBN: 333

Condition: Rear hinge mended

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In The Beginning

By: Golombek,Meyer (Ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hashomer Hadati of Amer: 1944

Edition: On its 10th anniversary. History of the movement.

Item #: 000996

ISBN: 69

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Source Book of Jewish History and Literature with Hebrew Supplement

By: Hoexter,Julius & Jung,Moses

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Shapiro, Vallentine: 1938

Edition: A glimpse into Jewish history.

Item #: 002791

ISBN: 330/22

Condition: Corners & top & bottom of spine bumped; white mark on spine

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A Time for Inquiry - A Time for Reflection - A Historical Essay on Israel Through the Ages ('Et la-hekor ve-'et le-hitbonen:

By: Katz,Jacob

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Israel, Merkaz Zalman Shazar: 1999

Edition: In Hebrew. Pub cont: le-toldot Yisra'el.

Item #: 002180

ISBN: 197

title cont: masah historit 'al darko shel bet Yisra'el me-az tseto me-artso ve-'ad shuvo eleha. View more info

Historyah 'Ivrit: kurs elementari le-vate ha-sefer ha-'Ivriyim ba-Amerikah/

By: Korchmar,Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, 1925

Edition: In Hebrew. Vol 1.

Item #: 001353

ISBN: 191

Condition: Covers soiled; end papers browning; front fly leaf small stain

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Historical Essay on the Colony of Surinam

By: Marcus,Jacob R. & Chyet,Stanley F. (Ed)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: NY, Ktav/AJA: 1974

Item #: 016456

ISBN: 258

The history of Surinamese Jewry, written in 1788. Trans by Simon Cohen. The story of one of the greatest Jewish communities of the New World of the 1700's. Notes. Index. View more info

Ideas of Jewish History

By: Meyer,Michael A. (Ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NJ, Wayne State Univ: 1987

Edition: Readings, from the Maccabees to the modern day. Index.

Item #: 015969

ISBN: 360

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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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The Eternal Dissent - A Search for Meaning in Jewish History

By: Polish,David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Abelard-Schuman: 1961

Item #: 001481

ISBN: 228

An intelligent quest for the essential meaning of Jewish history. The destiny of the state of Israel; the spiritual need for the Diaspora; the concept of chosenness. Notes. Inscr. View more info

Jews in Palestine

By: Revusky,A(braham)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Vanguard Pr: 1935

Item #: 014757

ISBN: 390

A complete description of contemporary activities & developments in Palestine & a clear & interesting panorama of the various phases of Jewish work there. Biblio. Index. View more info

The Shaping of Jewish History - A Radical New Interpretation

By: Rivkin,Ellis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1971

Edition: Inscr on a separate card.

Item #: 014327

ISBN: 256

Author bases his concepts of Jewish history on the Jew's ability to solve historical problems by redefining Judaism, clinging to the idea of unity in the universe while elaborating on that idea. As a result, the Jews have been able to interact creatively with many different societies & yet remain unique. Index. View more info