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United States Jewry, 1776-1985

Volume 1

Jacob Rader Marcus

Comprehensive history of Jewish immigration, segregation, and integration; of Jewry’s cultural exclusiveness and assimilation; of its internal division and indivisible unity; and of its role in the making of America.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344699
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344682

Ambiguous Relations

The American Jewish Community and Germany Since 1945

Shlomo Shafir

Addresses the complex relationships between American Jews and Germany over the fifty years following the end of World War II.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345085
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345078

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.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344507
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814344514

Marketing Identities

The Invention of Jewish Ethnicity in Ost und West

David A. Brenner

A study of the first Jewish magazine to explore ethnic identity in early twentieth-century Germany.

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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345191
$22.99
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Published: February 2018
ISBN: 9780814345184

Shelter from the Holocaust

Rethinking Jewish Survival in the Soviet Union

Edited by Mark Edele, Sheila Fitzpatrick, and Atina Grossmann

The first book-length study of the survival of Polish Jews in Stalin’s Soviet Union.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814344408
$59.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342671
$34.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342688

Without Bounds

The Life and Death of Rabbi Ya'aqov Wazana

Yoram Bilu

Without Bounds illuminates the life of the mysterious Rabbi Ya'aqov Wazana.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343241
$23.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343258

American Aliya

Portrait of an Innovative Migration Movement

Chaim I. Waxman

A broad analysis of the phenomenon of American migration to Israel.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343425
$29.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343418

From East to West

The Westward Migration of Jews from Eastern Europe During the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Moses A. Shulvass

Covers the period of the Chmielnicki Massacre and the Thirty Years War, and the movement of impoverished Jewish refugees into Western Europe.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343463
$29.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343456

American Jewry and the Holocaust

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 1939-1945

Yehuda Bauer

Focus on the efforts made to aid European victims of World War II by the New York-based American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343487
$35.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343470

A Bibliography of Jewish Education in the United States

Compiled and Edited by Norman Drachler

Entries from thousands of publications whether in English, Hebrew, Yiddish, and German on all aspects of Jewish education from pre-school through secondary education.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343500
$34.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343494

Constructing Modern Identities

Jewish University Students in Germany, 1815-1914

Keith H. Pickus

By examining the lives and social dynamics of Jewish university students, Pickus shows how German Jews rearranged their self-images and redefined what it meant to be Jewish.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343524
$29.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343517

Anti-Semitic Stereotypes without Jews

Images of the Jews in England 1290-1700

Bernard Glassman

A study of the persistence of anti-Semitic stereotypes for 400 years in a society almost completely devoid of a Jewish population.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343548
$29.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343531

No Haven for the Oppressed

United States Policy Toward Jewish Refugees, 1938-1945

by Saul S. Friedman

A comprehensive analysis on the United States policy toward Jewish refugees during World War II.

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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343739
$22.99
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Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814343746

The Genocidal Gaze

From German Southwest Africa to the Third Reich

Elizabeth R. Baer

Examines literature and art to reveal the German genocidal gaze in Africa and the Holocaust.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814343852
$32.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814344385
$54.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814343869

Reconstructing the Old Country

American Jewry in the Post-Holocaust Decades

Edited by Eliyana R. Adler and Sheila E. Jelen

Interdisciplinary overview of American Jewish life post-Holocaust.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814341667
$34.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814344378
$59.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814341674
Published: November 2017
ISBN: 0814341667

Warriors, Witches, Whores

Women in Israeli Cinema

Rachel S. Harris

Feminist reading of women’s representation and activism in Israeli cinema.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814339671
$35.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814339688

Tales in Context

Sefer ha-ma'asim in Medieval Northern France

Rella Kushelevsky
With a historical epilogue by Elisheva Baumgarten

A folkloric research project on Sefer ha-ma’asim.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814342718
$84.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814342725

The Seven, A Family Holocaust Story

Ellen G. Friedman

A literary memoir of exile and survival in Soviet prison camps during the Holocaust.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814344392
$54.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814344132
$29.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814344149

Between Exile and Exodus

Argentinian Jewish Immigration to Israel, 1948–1967

Sebastian Klor
Translated by Lenn Schramm

A primary source analysis of the migration of Jews from Argentina to Israel.

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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814343678
$54.99
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Published: November 2017
ISBN: 9780814343685
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Hell on Earth

Avigdor Hameiri
Translated by Peter C. Appelbaum
With an Introduction by Avner Holtzman

A historical account of World War I literature.

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Published: October 2017
ISBN: 9780814344361
$84.99
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Published: October 2017
ISBN: 9780814343616
$39.99
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Published: October 2017
ISBN: 9780814343623

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