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The Power of a Tale

Stories from the Israel Folktale Archives

Edited by Haya Bar-Itzhak and Idit Pintel-Ginsberg

Printed Paper Cased
Available November 2019
ISBN: 9780814342084
eBOOK
Available November 2019
ISBN: 9780814342091

The Yiddish Historians and the Struggle for a Jewish History of the Holocaust

Mark L. Smith

Printed Paper Cased
Available October 2019
ISBN: 9780814346129
eBOOK
Available October 2019
ISBN: 9780814346136

Sing This at My Funeral

A Memoir of Fathers and Sons

David Slucki

Printed Paper Cased
Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814347218
Paperback
Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814344866
eBOOK
Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814344873

Holocaust Memory and Racism in the Postwar World

Edited by Shirli Gilbert and Avril Alba

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Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814345962
Paperback
Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814342695
eBOOK
Published: July 2019
ISBN: 9780814342701

Tiny Lights for Travellers

Naomi K. Lewis

Vulnerable and funny, this memoir explores Jewish identity, family, the Holocaust, and belonging.

Paperback
Published: June 2019
ISBN: 9781772124484

The Legend of Safed

Life and Fantasy in the City of Kabbalah

Eli Yassif
Translated by Haim Watzman

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Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814341100
Paperback
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814346846
eBOOK
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814341117

The JDC at 100

A Century of Humanitarianism

Edited by Avinoam Patt, Atina Grossmann, Linda G. Levi, and Maud S. Mandel

Printed Paper Cased
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342343
eBOOK
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814342350

The Superwoman and Other Writings by Miriam Michelson

Edited with an Introduction by Lori Harrison-Kahan

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Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814346082
Paperback
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814343579
eBOOK
Published: May 2019
ISBN: 9780814343586

Teaching the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Edited by Rachel S. Harris

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Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814346761
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Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814346778
eBOOK
Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814346785

Kugel and Frijoles

Latino Jews in the United States

Laura Limonic

Printed Paper Cased
Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814345757
Paperback
Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814345764
eBOOK
Published: April 2019
ISBN: 9780814345771

Welcome to Replica Dodge

A Memoir by Natalie Ruth Joynton

Paperback
Published: March 2019
ISBN: 9780814345573
eBOOK
Published: March 2019
ISBN: 9780814345580

No Place in Time

The Hebraic Myth in Late-Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Sharon B. Oster

An exploration of the temporal function that "the Jew" plays in literature.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: November 2018
ISBN: 9780814345825
eBOOK
Published: November 2018
ISBN: 9780814345832

Overlooking the Border

Narratives of Divided Jerusalem

Dana Hercbergs

An ethnographic tapestry of personal and institutional narratives about Jerusalem’s social history.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: October 2018
ISBN: 9780814341087
Paperback
Published: October 2018
ISBN: 9780814344927
eBOOK
Published: October 2018
ISBN: 9780814341094

Doctor Levitin

A Novel by David Shrayer-Petrov
Translated by Arna B. Bronstein, Aleksandra I. Fleszar, and Maxim D. Shrayer

The story of a doctor’s family torn apart by Soviet politics, persecution, and the Jewish struggle for freedom during the Cold War.

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Published: September 2018
ISBN: 9780814345726
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Published: September 2018
ISBN: 9780814345733
eBOOK
Published: September 2018
ISBN: 9780814345740

Eli's Story

A Twentieth-Century Jewish Life

Meri-Jane Rochelson

Biography of a Jewish doctor who survived and triumphed over the horrors of the Holocaust.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814344941
Paperback
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814340219
eBOOK
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814340226
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 0814340210

Concrete Boxes

Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery

Pnina Motzafi-Haller
With a Foreword by Virginia R. Dominguez

Evocative feminist ethnography focused on the rarely documented lives of Mizrahi women in a marginalized Israeli community.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814344422
Paperback
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814340592
eBOOK
Published: August 2018
ISBN: 9780814340608

Whitechapel Noise

Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884–1914

Vivi Lachs

New perspectives on Anglo-Jewish history via the poetry and song of Yiddish-speaking immigrants in London from 1884 to 1914.

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Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780814344880
Paperback
Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780814343555
eBOOK
Published: May 2018
ISBN: 9780814343562

The Shaping of Jewish Identity in Nineteenth–Century France

Jay R. Berkovitz

Focusing on the ideology of regeneration, Jay Berkovitz traces the social, economic, and religious struggles of nineteenth-century French Jews.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344088
eBOOK
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344071

On Jewish Folklore

Raphael Patai

Provides a rich harvest of Jewish customs and traditional beliefs, gathered from all over the world and from ancient to modern times.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344217
eBOOK
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344200

Jewish Immigrant Associations and American Identity in New York, 1880-1939

Jewish Landsmanshaftn in American Culture

Daniel Soyer

Study of a vital immigrant institution and the formation of American ethnic identity.

Paperback
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344507
eBOOK
Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344514

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