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August 03, 2015

July 1 - 31, 2015

 Mishkan haNefesh = [Maḥzor le-Yamim Noraʼim] : Machzor for the Days of Awe / editors, Rabbi Edwin C. Goldberg, Rabbi Janet Ross Marder, Rabbi Sheldon Joseph Marder, Rabbi Leon Morris, Rabbi Hara E. Person ; woodcuts, Joel Shapiro ; translations, original compositions, and commentaries, Rabbi Janet Marder and Rabbi Sheldon Marder. 

volumes; 25 cm
BM 675 H5  Z6.67 2015
 
 
Bernhardt, Jeff. 
For every season : an introspective guide to renewing ourselves during the High Holidays and throughout the Jewish year / by Jeff Bernhardt. 
xiv, 222 pages ; 25 cm
BM 693.5 H5 B4.7 2015
 
 
Byron, Eric  
Crank up the phonograph : who we are and where we came from in early sound recordings / Eric Byron. 
347 pages : illustrations (some color); 28 cm
ML 1055 B9.7 2014
 
 
Goodman, Simon, 1948-  
The Orpheus Clock : the search for my family's art treasures stolen by the Nazis / Simon Goodman. 
pages cm
HG 1552 G8.7 G6.6 2015
 
 
Joseph, Florrie. 
From Babylon to Israel : a family table / Florrie Joseph. 
62 pages ; 27 cm
TX 724.5 I 4 J6.7 2015
 
 
Keret, Etgar, 1967-  
The seven good years : a memoir / Etgar Keret ; translated by Sondra Silverston, Miriam Shlesinger, Jessica Cohen, Anthony Berris. 
171 pages ; 22 cm
PJ 5054 K3.75  Z4.613 2015
 
 
Kozodoy, Maud  
The secret faith of Maestre Honoratus Profayt Duran and Jewish identity in late medieval Iberia / Maud Kozodoy. 
pages cm
DS 135 S8 D8.75 2015
 
 
Moss, Lisa Braver, 1955-  
Celebrating Brit Shalom / Lisa Braver Moss and Rebecca Wald. 
xiv, 100 pages ; 23 cm
BM 720 N2.5 B7.38 2015
 
 
Reshef, Yaron, 1951-  
Out of the shoebox / Yaron Reshef. 
264 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
CT 1919 P3.8  R4.713 2014
 
 
Rzędowska, Anna  
Getto żydowskie w okupowanym Piotrkowie / Anna Rzędowska, Dina Feldman ; przekład z hebrajskiego, Dariusz Dekiert. 
383 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
DS 134.66 P5.6 R9.43 2014
 
 
Sarid, Yishay, 1965-  
Limassol / Yishai Sarid ; translated from the Hebrew by Barbara Harshav. 
New York : Europa Editions, 2010.
165 p. ; 21 cm.
PJ 5055.4 A6.9 L5.613 2010
 
 
Septimus, Yehuda. 
On the boundaries of talmudic prayer / Yehuda Septimus. 
X, 365 pages ; 24 cm
BM 660 S4.2 2015
 
 
Steinitz, Richard, 1947-  
Murder Over The Border / Richard Steinitz. 
240 pages ; 20 cm.
PS 3619 T4.56 M8.77 2013
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

July 01, 2015

June 1 - 30, 2015

 Machzor : Draft services for Rosh HaShanah evening. 

vii, 51 [i.e. 102] pages ; 24 cm
BM 675 H5 Z6.67 v.1 2011
 
 
Machzor: draft services for Yom Kippur afternoon. 
61[i.e. 120] pages; 24 cm
BM 675 H5 Z6.67 v.3 2012
 
 
Machzor: Draft services for Yom Kippur evening. 
vii, 70 [i.e. 136] pages ; 24 cm
BM 675 H5 Z6.67 v.2 2012
 
 
Eisenberg, Ronald L. 
850 intriguing questions about Judaism : true, false, or in between / Ronald L. Eisenberg. 
pages cm
BM 51 E3.7 2015
 
 
Hiers, Richard H. 
Women's rights and the Bible : implications for Christian ethics and social policy / Richard H. Hiers ; with a foreword by Lisa Sowle Cahill. 
Eugene, Or. : Pickwick Publications, ©2012.
xxxiii, 120 pages ; 23 cm
BS 680 W7 H5.35 2012
 
 
Mark, Zvi  
The revealed and hidden writings of Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav : his worlds of revelation and rectification / Zvi Mark ;  translated by Yaacov David Shulman. 
x, 385 pages ; 24 cm
BM 198.52  M3.6813 2015
 
 
Wineberg, Ronna  
On bittersweet place : a novel / Ronna Wineberg. 
309 pages ; 22 cm
PS 3573 I 5.7 O 5 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

June 01, 2015

May 1 - 31, 2015

 Ethical wills & how to prepare them : a guide to sharing your values from generation to generation / edited by Rabbi Jack Riemer & Dr. Nathaniel Stampfer ; foreword by Rabbi Harold Kushner. 

xxxiii, 227 pages ; 23 cm
BJ 1286 W5.9 E8.8 2015
 
 
Religion and female body in ancient Judaism and its environments / edited by Géza G. Xeravits. 
viii, 270 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 575 R4.5 2015
 
 
Dickstein, Morris  
Why not say what happened : a sentimental education / Morris Dickstein. 
xv, 301 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; 25 cm
F 128.9 J5 D5.39 2015
 
 
Docherty, Susan E., 1965-  
The Jewish pseudepigrapha : an introduction to the literature of the second temple period / Susan Docherty. 
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, 2015.
x, 180 pages ; 23 cm.
BS 1700 D6.3 2014
 
 
Papernick, Jon  
The book of Stone / Jonathan Papernick. 
389 pages ; 23 cm
PS 3616 A5.99 B6.6 2014
 
 
Piroyansky, Danna, 1974-  
Ramle remade : the Israelisation of an Arab town, 1948-1967 / Danna Piroyansky. 
262 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
DS 110 R3.6 P5.7 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

May 01, 2015

April 1 - 30, 2015

 Coexistence & reconciliation in Israel : voices for interreligious dialogue / Ronald Kronish, editor ; preface by Rev. Michael McGarry, CSP. 

xvii, 268 pages ; 23 cm
BL 410 C6.2 2015
 
 
Barnea-Goldberg, Meira, 1978-  
משפחה לדוגמה / מאירה ברנע־גולדברג. 
Or Yehudah : Kineret : Zemorah-Bitan, 2015.
272 p. ; 21 cm.
PJ 5055.15 A7.56 M5.7 2015
 
 
Deen, Shulem  
All who go do not return : a memoir / Shulem Deen. 
310 pages ; 21 cm
BM 198.56 S5.5 D4.4 2015
 
 
Ekrem, Erica  
Bound : over 20 artful handmade books / Erica Ekrem ; illustrations by Sue Havens. 
144 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Z 271 E3.8 2014
 
 
Frank, Barney, 1940-  
Frank : a life in politics from the Great Society to same-sex marriage / Barney Frank. 
387 pages, 16 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
E 840.8 F7.2 A3 2015
 
 
Goldminz, Ariella. 
מרוץ שליחים / אריאלה גולדמינץ. 
Or Yehudah : Zemorah-Bitan, 2015.
232 p. ; 21 cm.
PJ 5055.22 O4.36 M4.4 2015
 
 
Joseph, Alison L. 
Portrait of the kings : the davidic prototype in deuteronomistic poetics / Alison L. Joseph. 
272 pages ; 23 cm
BS 1335.52 J6.77 2015
 
 
Levine, Amy-Jill, 1956-  
Short stories by Jesus : the enigmatic parables of a controversial rabbi / Amy-Jill Levine. 
313 pages ; 24 cm
BT 375.3 L4.8 2014
 
 
Ottolenghi, Yotam  
Plenty : vibrant vegetable recipes from London's Ottolenghi / by Yotam Ottolenghi. 
287 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
TX 801 O 8.8 2011
 
 
Sagiv, Yonatan. 
אין סודות בחברה / יונתן שגיב. 
Yerushalayim : Keter, 2014.
302 p. ; 21 cm.
PJ 5055.4 A3.565 E5 2014
 
 
Sarnoff, Sarah  
The disambiguation of Susan / Sarah Sarnoff. 
v, 421 pages ; 25 cm
PS 3619 A7.47 D5 2014
 
 
Zornberg, Avivah Gottlieb  
Bewilderments : reflections on the Book of Numbers / Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg. 
xxxv, 359 pages ; 25 cm
BS 1265.52 Z6.7 2015
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

April 07, 2015

Feb. 27 - March 31, 2015

 סדור תפלת ישורון : עם תרגום אנגלית מוגה ומסודר על ידי הרב ר׳ ישעיהו גלאזער = Daily prayers / a new edition revised and corrected by Rabbi Simon Glazer  

766 pages ; 17 cm.
BM 674 .243 G5.3 1933
 
 
Homolka, Walter  
Jesus reclaimed : Jewish perspectives on the Nazarene / Walter Homolka ; translated by Ingrid Shafer. 
xxii, 144 pages ; 23 cm
BM 620 H6.613 2015
 
 
Luhrmann, T. M. (Tanya M.), 1959-  
When God talks back : understanding the American evangelical relationship with God / T.M. Luhrmann. 
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
xxv, 434 pages ; 25 cm
BX 8785 L8.4 2012
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

February 27, 2015

Jan. 29 - Feb. 26, 2015

 Beyond stereotypes : American Jews and sports / Bruce Zuckerman, editor ; Ari F. Sclar, guest editor ; Lisa Ansell, associate editor. 

xvi, 148 pages : portraits ; 24 cm.
GV 709.6 B4.9 2014
 
 
Provoked to speech : biblical hermeneutics as conversation / edited by R. Bieringer, R. Burggraeve, E. Nathan & M. Steegen. 
vi, 344 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
BS 534 P7.6 2014
 
 
Religion and transhumanism : the unknown future of human enhancement / Calvin Mercer and Tracy J. Trothen, editors. 
xiv, 452 pages ; 25 cm
BL 2747.6 R4.25 2015
 
 
The text of the Hebrew Bible : from the rabbis to Masoretes / Elvira Martín-Contreras, Lorena Miralles-Macián (eds.). 
Göttingen : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2014.
262 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 718 T4.9 2014
 
 
סדר עונג שבת. : אשר בו ברכת המזון וסדר הקידוש וברכותיו השייכות לו וזמירות מובחרות לשבת הן בלשון הקודש הן באידיש ובו טרנסליטרציות בהירות ותרגומים וצורות הדף חדשים ונפלאים לכבוד היה הווה ויהיה וכולם לשם רנה וששון ורוח נדיבה כראוי לסעודת מלכתנו הקדושה שבת קודש. 
120 pages ; 23 cm
BM 675 Z4 K3.56 2014
 
 
סידור חכמת ישראל Hokhmath Isräel Friday Night Siddur: בפי יהודי מערב אפריקה בגלות according to the customs of the West African Jews of the Diaspora. 
62 pages ; 23 cm
BM 675 S3.5 Z6.29  2014
 
 
Hattin, Michael  
Joshua: the challenge of the Promised Land / Michael Hattin. 
271 pages ; 23 cm
BS 1295.53 H3.88 2014
 
 
Israel, Steve  
The global war on Morris / Steve Israel. 
289 pages ; 24 cm
PS 3609 S6.4 G5.6 2015
 
 
Patek, Artur  
Jews on route to Palestine 1934-1944 : sketches from the history of Aliyah Bet - clandestine Jewish immigration / Artur Patek ; translated from the Polish by Guy Russel Torr and Timothy Williams. 
220 pages : maps ; 24 cm.
DS 126 P3.513 2012
 
 
Rovner, Adam, 1970-  
In the shadow of Zion : promised lands before Israel / Adam Rovner. 
xvi, 323 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
DS 134 R6.8 2014
 
 
Sarna, Jonathan D. 
Lincoln and the Jews : a history / by Jonathan Sarna and Benjamin Shapell. 
pages cm
E 457.2 S3.27 2015
 
 
Ziegler, Yael  
Ruth : from alienation to monarchy / Yael Ziegler. 
487 pages ; 23 cm
BS 1315.53 Z5.44 2015
 
 
Zohori, Menahem  
ואני תפלה : המושגים ״תפלה״ ו״מתפלל״, שימושיהם ושגירותם בכתבי המקרא / מנחם זהרי. 
Yerushalayim : Karmel, 2014.
86 p. ; 22 cm.
BS 1199 P6.8 Z6.46 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

January 28, 2015

Jan. 1 - 28, 2015

 Ancient Israel's history : an introduction to issues and sources / edited by Bill T. Arnold, Richard S. Hess. 

xv, 544 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
BS 1197 A6.195 2014
 
 
Jewish art in context : the role and meaning of artifacts and visual images / edited by Naomi Feuchtwanger-Sarig, Mark Irving and Emile Schrijver. 
Leuven ; Walpole, Mass. : Peeters, 2014.
vi, 165 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 24 cm.
N 7415 J4.8x 2014
 
 
דרור : במה לקידום החירות והאחריות בישראל. 
159 pages ; 25 cm
BM 197 D4.76 2014
 
 
אל המעיין : הנערה והכד : דימוי מקומי ורב-תרבותי. 
Tel Aviv: Muzeʼon Eretz- Yiśraʼel, 2013.
71, 129 p. : ill.
NX 650 F6.2 E4 2013
 
 
שוברות קירות : אמניות מזרחיות עכשוויות בישראל / עורכות ואוצרות, קציעה עלון ושולה קשת. 
880-02 Tel Aviv : Aḥoti, [2013]
385 p. : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
N 7277 S6.8 2013
 
 
Bishop, Patrick (Patrick Joseph)  
The reckoning : death and intrigue in the promised land : a true detective story / Patrick Bishop. 
xii, 299 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
PJ 5053 S8.65 Z5.4 2014
 
 
Diamant, Anita  
The Boston girl : a novel / Anita Diamant. 
322 pages ; 24 cm
PS 3554 I 2.27 B6.8 2014
 
 
Fjeld, Ivar  
The Jewish martyrs of old Goa : an untold story / by Ivar Fjeld. 
68 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
DS 135 I 6.2 G6.3 2014
 
 
Gavron, Assaf  
The hilltop : a novel / Assaf Gavron ; translated from the Hebrew by Steven Cohen. 
xi, 448 pages ; 24 cm
PJ 5055.22 A9.4 G5.813 2014
 
 
Halfon, Eduardo, 1971-  
Monastery / Eduardo Halfon ; translated by Lisa Dillman & Daniel Hahn. 
158 pages ; 19 cm
PQ 7499.3 H3.5  M6.613 2014
 
 
Seroussi, Edwin  
מוסיקה פופולרית ותרבות בישראל = Popular music and national culture in Israel / אדוין סרוסי, מוטי רגב. 
403 pages ; 21 cm
ML 3502 I 7.5 R4.4154 2013
 
 
Shoham, Liad, 1971-  
Asylum city : a novel / Liad Shoham ; translated from the Hebrew by Sara Kitai. 
324 pages ; 24 cm
PJ 5055.41 O 3.57  I 7.213 2014
 
 
Shoham, Liad, 1971-  
Lineup / by Liad Shoham ; translated from the Hebrew by Sara Kitai. 
306 pages ; 21 cm
PJ 5055.41 O 3.57  M5.5813 2013
 
 
Wright, Lawrence, 1947-  
Thirteen days in September : Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David / Lawrence Wright. 
xiv, 345 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
DS 128.183 W7.5 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

January 05, 2015

Dec. 1 - 31, 2014

 The case against academic boycotts of Israel / edited by Cary Nelson & Gabriel Noah Brahm ; preface by Paul Berman. 

549 pages ; 23 cm
LC 72 C3.7 2015
 
 
Esther Broner : a weave of women / Women Make Movies ; a film by Lily Rivlin ; producer/director Lilly Rivlin. 
1 videodisc (62 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD-36
 
 
 
Galilee in the late second temple and mishnaic periods / David A. Fiensy and James Riley Strange, editors. 
Minneapolis : Fortress, 2014.
volumes illustrations ; 24 cm.
DS 110 G2 G3.7 2014
 
 
Kravetz, Nancy R. 
Remember me to the little ones : a family history / Nancy R. Kravetz. 
xvii, 190 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
CS 71 W4.258 2010
 
 
Kravetz, Robert E. 
The golden Medina : America : land of opportunity : a family history / Robert E. Kravetz, MD ; foreword by Arthur Kurzweil. 
278 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 x 29 cm
CS 71 K9.138 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

December 01, 2014

Nov. 1 -30, 2014

 American Jewish history : a primary source reader / edited by Gary Phillip Zola and Marc Dollinger. 

445 pages; 26 cm.
E184.35 A4.5 2014
 
 
Embracing the divine feminine : finding God through the ecstasy of physical love : the Song of Songs annotated & explained / translation & annotation by Rabbi Rami Shapiro ; foreword by Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault, PhD. 
153 pages ; 22 cm
BS 1485.52 E4.3 2014
 
 
Eve : the unbearable flaming fire / edited by Mishael M. Caspi, John T. Greene. 
vii, 174 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 580 E8.5 E9.4 2013
 
 
The imagined and real Jerusalem in art and architecture / edited by Jeroen Goudeau, Mariëtte Verhoeven, Wouter Weijers. 
xiv, 289 pages ; 25 cm.
N 8214.5 J4 I4.3 2014
 
 
Seeing the God : ways of envisioning the divine in ancient Mediterranean religion / edited by Jeffrey B. Pettis. 
Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2013.
238 pages ; 24 cm.
BL 473 S4.4 2013
 
 
Tel Aviv noir / edited by Etgar Keret and Assaf Gavron ; translated by Yardenne Greenspan. 
285 pages : map ; 22 cm.
PJ 5059 E8 T4.5 2014
 
 
Armstrong, Karen, 1944-  
Fields of blood : religion and the history of violence / Karen Armstrong. 
512 pages ; 25 cm
BL 65 V5.5 A7.6 2014
 
 
Conway, J. North (Jack North)  
Queen of thieves : the true story of "Marm" Mandelbaum and her gangs of New York / J. North Conway. 
xix, 240 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations, portrets ; 24 cm
HV 6194 J4C6.5 2014
 
 
Dennis, David B. 
Inhumanities : Nazi interpretations of western culture / David B. Dennis. 
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
xvi, 541 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
DD 254 D4.6 2012
 
 
Doak, Brian R. 
Consider leviathan : narratives of nature and the self in job / Brian R. Doak. 
302 pages; 23 cm
BS 1415.52 D6.35 2014
 
 
Haiby, Yehi'el  
רגעים בצנעא : תצלומי יחיא חייבי, 1930-1944 / האוצרת אסתר מוצ'בסקי-שנפר ; עוזרת לאוצרת רויטל חובב ; עיצוב הקטלוג רבקה לפל-קורן ; תרגום ועריכה תמי מיכאלי; [English editing Annie Lopez]. 
141 pages : illustrations, black and white photographs ; 23 cm
DS 135 Y4 H3.53 2014
 
 
Heys, Alistair  
The anatomy of Bloom : Harold Bloom and the study of influence and anxiety / Alistair Heys. 
xiv, 261 pages ; 23 cm
PR 55 B5.6 H4.9 2014
 
 
Isenberg, Barbara (Barbara S.)  
Tradition! : the highly improbable, ultimately triumphant Broadway-to-Hollywood story of Fiddler on the roof, the world's most beloved musical / Barbara Isenberg. 
xii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
ML 410 B6.61  I 8.4 2014
 
 
Jasper, James M., 1957-  
Protest : a cultural introduction to social movements  / James M Jasper. 
Malden, Mass : Polity, 2014.
xiii, 200 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
HM 881 J3.7 2014
 
 
Knafl, Anne Katherine  
Forming God : divine anthropomorphism in the Pentateuch / Anne Katherine Knafl. 
xiii, 311 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 1192.6 K5.3 2014
 
 
Marks, Susan, 1960-  
First came marriage : the rabbinic appropriation of early Jewish wedding ritual / Susan Marks. 
ix, 261 pages ; 24 cm.
BM 496.9 M2.6 M3.7 2013
 
 
Matuschek, Oliver  
Three lives : a biography of Stefan Zweig / Oliver Matuschek. 
379 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm.
PT 2653 W4.2 Z6 .5413 2013
 
 
Oria, Shelly, 1978-  
New York 1, Tel Aviv 0 : stories / Shelly Oria. 
229 pages ; 19 cm
PS 3615 R4.96 A6 2014
 
 
Prochnik, George  
The impossible exile : Stefan Zweig at the end of the world / George Prochnik. 
390 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
PT 2653 W4.2  Z6.77 2013
 
 
Rojstaczer, Stuart  
The mathematician's shiva : a novel / Stuart Rojstaczer. 
366 pages ; 21 cm
PS 3618O 5.36  M3.8 2014
 
 
Smith, Lesley (Lesley Janette)  
The Ten Commandments : interpreting the Bible in the medieval world / by Lesley Smith. 
xvi, 233 pages ; 25 cm.
BS 1285.52 S6.4 2014
 
 
Society of Biblical Literature. Consultation on Midrash (5th : 2011)  
Re-presenting texts : Jewish and Black biblical interpretation / edited by W. David Nelson, Rivka Ulmer. 
x, 138 pages ; 24 cm.
BS 1186 S6.4 2013
 
 
Stangneth, Bettina  
Eichmann before Jerusalem : the unexamined life of a mass murderer / Bettina Stangneth ; translated from the German by Ruth Martin. 
xxv, 579 pages ; 25 cm
DD 247 E5  S7.313 2014
 
 
Ulinich, Anya, 1973-  
Lena Finkle's magic barrel / a graphic novel by Anya Ulinich. 
361 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 24 cm
PN 6727 U5.5 L4.5 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur
 

November 03, 2014

October 1 -31, 2014

 By bread alone : the Bible through the eyes of the hungry / Sheila E. McGinn, Lai Ling Elizabeth Ngan, and Ahida Calderón Pilarski, editors. 

Minneapolis : Fortress Press, [2014]
xii, 257 pages ; 23 cm
BS 680 F6 B9.2 2014
 
 
Graphic details : Jewish women's confessional comics in essays and interviews / edited by Sarah Lightman. 
ix, 305 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
PN 6714 G7.38 2014
 
 
Aronson, Louise. 
A history of the present illness : stories / Louise Aronson. 
New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.
259 pages ; 22 cm
PS 3601 R6.7 H5.7 2013
 
 
Association of Jewish Libraries. Annual Conference (49th : 2014 : Las Vegas, Nev.)  
Association of Jewish Libraries 49th Annual Conference: Las Vegas, June 22-25, 2014. 
55 pages ; 28 cm
Z 675 J4A8.5 2014
 
 
Awabdy, Mark A., 1981-  
Immigrants and innovative law : Deuteronomy's theological and social vision for the [gēr] / Mark A. Awabdy. 
Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, c2014.
x, 299 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
BS 1275.52 A9.3 2014
 
 
Brofsky, David  
Hilkhot mo'adim : understanding the laws of the festivals / David Brofsky. 
xvi, 753 pages ; 22 cm
BM 690 B7.5 2013
 
 
Cohen, Abraham  
ואלה זכרונותי; אייבי כהן. 
Raʼanana: Hotsaʼat Doḳostori; 2012.
54 p., 21 cm.
CT 1919 P3.8 C6 2012
 
 
Garroway, Kristine Henriksen. 
Children in the ancient Near Eastern household / Kristine Henriksen Garroway. 
[xvii], 374 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
DS 56 G3.7 2014
 
 
Glick, Yoel, 1954-  
Living the life of Jewish meditation : a comprehensive guide to practice and experience / Rabbi Yoel Glick. 
xxix, 233 pages : illustration ; 23 cm
BM 723 G5.6 2014
 
 
Shṿarts, Yigʼal  
The Zionist paradox : Hebrew literature and Israeli identity / Yigal Schwartz ; translated by Michal Sapir. 
xiii, 338 pages ; 25 cm
PJ 5030 Z55 S5.813 2014
 
 
Steinberg, Paul, 1973-  
Recovery, the 12 steps and Jewish spirituality : reclaiming hope, courage & wholeness / Rabbi Paul Steinberg ; foreword by Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski, MD ; preface by Harriet Rossetto. 
149 pages ; 23 cm
HV 5185 S7.4 2014
 
 
Thomas, Benjamin D. 
Hezekiah and the compositional history of the Book of Kings / Benjamin D. Thomas. 
Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2014.
xix, 508 p. ; 24 cm.
BS 1325 .52 T4.6 2014
Posted by Lisa Ben-Hur

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

 
April 8 - 19, 2010

Brantschen, Niklaus, 1937-
Fasting : what, why, how / Niklaus Brantschen.
New York : Crossroad, 2010
xi, 110 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
QP 138.5 B7.313 1987


Chernow-Reader, Jordana.
An analysis of the daughters of Zelophehad, Deborah, and Hannah as wise Biblical women / Jordana Chernow-Reader.
2010
92 leaves ; 28 cm.
BS 575 C3.4 2010 & Thesis


Goitein, S. D., 1900-1985
יוסף אללבדי סוחר-הודו הגדול : תעודות מגניזת קהיר / שלמה דב גויטיין ומרדכי עקיבא פרידמן.
Yerushalayim : Mekhon Ben-Tsevi le-ḥeḳer ḳehilot Yiśraʼel ba-Mizraḥ : Ḳeren ha-rav Daṿid Mosheh
ṿe-ʻAmalyah Rozen, 2009.
400 p. : ill., maps, facsims. ; 25 cm.
HF 3785.15 G6.5 2009


IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy (28th : 2008 : Chicago, Ill.)
28th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy : Chicago, Illinois, August 17-22, 2008.
[New York, N.Y.] : Jewish Genealogical Society, Inc., c2008.
1 v. (various loose leaf pagings) : ill. ; 29 cm.
SC 2 I 3.5 2008


Katz, Noam.
Kibud av va-eim : redefining the parent-child relationship for modern liberal Jews / Noam Shalom Katz.
2010
111 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 725.5 K3.8 & Thesis


Knohl, Israel
Messiahs and resurrection in The Gabriel revelation / by Israel Knohl.
London ; New York, NY : Continuum, c2009.
xv, 122 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
BR 129 K5.5 2009


Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204
שערי בריאות הגוף והנפש לפי הרמב׳׳ם : יסודות לשמירת בריאות הגוף והנפש עפ׳׳י רבנו משה בן מימון הספרדי הרמב׳׳ם / מלוקט מספרי קודש ורפואה של הרמב׳׳ם ... על־ידי משה רבפוגל.
Yerushalayim : Hotsaʼat Mosad ha-rav Ḳuḳ, [c2007].
220 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
BM 538 H4.3 M3.4 2007


Mason, Erin Ellis.
Responding to the aging in our congregations / Erin Leah Ellis Mason.
2010
73 leaves ; 28 cm.
HQ 1061 M3.7 2010 & Thesis


Mason, Sara.
Rabbis in relationship : a feminist critique of The rabbi as a symbolic exemplar / Sara Michal Mason-Barkin.
2010
v, 184 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 652 M3.7 2010 & Thesis


Medwin, Daniel Bloom.
Visual t'filah : historical antecedents and guide to best practices / Daniel Bloom Medwin.
2010
89 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM
BM 656 M4.3 2010 & Thesis


Medwin, Lydia Bloom.
Jewish service learning : relevance for the American synagogue / Lydia Bloom Medwin.
2010
130 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
HN 40 J5M4.3 2010 & Thesis


Miriam, Rivka
These mountains : selected poems of Rivka Miriam ; translated by Linda Stern Zisquit.
New Milford, CT : Toby Press, 2009.
xi, 244 p. ; 22 cm.
PJ 5054 R5.8A2 2009


Samuels, Joshua Marc.
The passage from life to death : gaining insights about this sacred transition from poetry, midrash, and ritual / by Joshua Marc Samuels.
2010
4, 129 leaves ; 28 cm.
BM 635.4 S2.6 2010 & Thesis


Singh, Maina Chawla.
Being Indian, being Israeli : migration, ethnicity, and gender in the Jewish homeland / Maina Chawla Singh.
New Delhi : Manohar Publishers & Distributors, c2009.
250 p., [7] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
DS 113.8 E2.6 S5.6 2009


Terlinchamp, Miriam Pauline.
Art as a Jewish spiritual practice / Miriam Pauline Terlinchamp.
2010
136 leaves ; : ill. ; 28 cm.
BM 538 A7 T4.7 2010 & Thesis


Zellman, Reuben.
Inyanei ha -mitzvot : the Tumtum and Androgynos in the Shulchan Aruch and the Mishneh Torah / Reuben Isadore Zellman.
2010
[219] p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
HQ 77.9 Z4.5 2010 & Thesis


Zipora, Malka.
Rather laugh than cry : stories from a Hassidic household / Malka Zipora.
Montréal : Véhicule Press, c2007.
186 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
FC 2947.9 J4Z5.7 2007



Thursday, April 08, 2010

 
March 24 - April 7, 2010

Humanity before God : contemporary faces of Jewish, Christian, and Islamic ethics / edited by William Schweiker, Michael A. Johnson, and Kevin Jung.
Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, c2006.
x, 326 p. ; 23 cm.
BJ 1188 H8.4 2006


Where heaven and earth meet : Jerusalem's sacred esplanade / editors, Oleg Grabar and Benjamin Z. Kedar.
Jerusalem : Yad Ben-Zvi Press ; Austin : University of Texas Press, c2009.
411 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
DS 109.28 W5.4 2009


Burnett, Joel S., 1968-
Where is God? : divine absence in the Hebrew Bible / Joel S. Burnett.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2010.
xvi, 287 p. ; 24 cm.
BS 1171.3 B8.7 2010


Cohen-Kiener, Andrea
Claiming Earth as common ground : the ecological crisis through the lens of faith / Andrea Cohen-Kiener ; foreword by Sally Bingham.
Woodstock, Vt. : SkyLight Paths Pub., 2009.
xi, 176 p. ; 23 cm.
BT 695.5 C6.45 2009


Eshel, Ḥanan
Ein Gedi : [oasis and refuge] / Hanan Eshel ; [translated from the Hebrew by Paul King ; editor, Barbara Ball].
Jerusalem : Carta, 2009.
144 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
DS 110 E6.3 E8.4 2009


Lee, Nancy C.
Lyrics of lament : from tragedy to transformation / Nancy C. Lee.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2010.
xi, 256 p. ; 23 cm.
BL 560 L4.4 2010


Pietila, Antero, 1943-
Not in my neighborhood : how bigotry shaped a great American city / Antero Pietila.
Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2010.
xiii, 320 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
F 189 B1.9 A2.85 2010



Wednesday, March 24, 2010

 
Mar. 8 - 23, 2010

Genesis / Athalya Brenner, Archie Chi-Chung Lee, and Gale A. Yee, editors.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2009.
xv, 344 p. ; 24 cm.
BS 1235.52 G4.7 2009


בדרך לא סלולה : היבטים משפטיים, קהילתיים והוריים של משפחות חד־מיניות / עורכים: עדיטל בן־ארי ויואב לביא.
[Haifah] : Universiṭat Ḥefah, Ha-Merkaz le-ḥeḳer u-limud ha-mishpaḥah, 2007.
96 p. ; 23 cm.
HQ 75.28 I 8 H4.3 2007


נשים ומגדר במזרח התיכון במאה העשרים / עורכות, רות רודד, נוגה אפרתי.
Yerushalayim : Hotsaʼat sefarim ʻa. sh. Y.L. Magnes, ha-Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit, c769 [c2008 or c2009]
274 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
HQ 1236.5 M6.5 N3.7 2008


קצת זכריה : לפי מנהג יהדות ארם-צובא (חלב) בנוסח המקורי / עורך, מנחם ידיד.
Tel-Aviv : Merkaz moreshet Ar. Ts, [2008]
31 p. : col. ill., col. facsims. ; 31 cm.
BS 580 Z3K4.7 2008


Ben-Dov, M.
The Golden age : synagogues of Spain in history and architecture / Meir Ben-Dov.
Jerusalem ; New York : Urim, c2009.
256 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
NA 5806 B4.613 2009


Hodge, Caroline E. Johnson.
If sons, then heirs : a study of kinship and ethnicity in the Letters of Paul / Caroline Johnson Hodge.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
viii, 246 p. ; 25 cm.
BS 2655 F3H6.3 2007


Homolka, Walter
Jesus von Nazareth : im Spiegel jüdischer Forschung / Walter Homolka.
Teetz : Hentrich & Hentrich ; Berlin : Stiftung Neue Synagoge Berlin, Centrum Judaicum, 2009.
88 p. ; 16 cm.
BM 620 H6.6 2009


Kotkin, Joel
The next hundred million : America in 2050 / Joel Kotkin.
New York : Penguin Press, 2010.
308 p. ; 25 cm.
HN 60 K6.8 2010


Stampfer, Shaul
Families, rabbis and education : traditional Jewish society in nineteenth-century Eastern Europe / Shaul Stampfer.
Oxford ; Portland, Or. : The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2010.
xii, 414 p. ; 24 cm.
DS 135 E8S7.3 2010



Monday, March 08, 2010

 
Feb. 24 - March 7, 2010

Jewish education in transition : proceedings of the First International Conference on Jewish Education / edited by Zvi Grumet.
Teaneck, NJ : Ben Yehuda Press, 2006.
viii, 146 p. ; 23 cm.
LC 715 I 6.8 2006


Avital, Moshe, 1928-
The failure of man and the enigma of God's silence / by Moshe Avital.
Jerusalem : Mazo Publishers, 2010.
228 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
D 804.3 A8.5 2010


Safrian, Hans
Eichmann's men / Hans Safrian ; translated by Ute Stargardt.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
x, 317 p. ; 25 cm.
D 804.3 S2.4513 2010



Wednesday, February 24, 2010

 
Feb. 4-23, 2010

Devora in Exile Stories.
Daniel & Daniel Pub 2009.
p. 94 24cm.
PS 3553 H3.547 D4.8 2009


Immersed [sound recording]
[Newton, MA] : Mayyim Hayyim: Living Waters Community Mikveh and Education Center, c2007.
1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Koleinu [sound recording] : great performances of Jewish choral music.
New York : Transcontinental Music Publications, 2008.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Strangely familiar : protofeminist interpretations of patriarchal biblical texts / edited by Nancy Calvert-Koyzis and Heather E. Weir.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2009.
xi, 291 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 1515.52 S7.7 2009


They were all together in one place? : toward minority biblical criticism / edited by Randall C. Bailey, Tat-siong Benny Liew, and Fernando F. Segovia.
Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2009.
xiv, 397 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 521.88 T4.4 2009b


Bardhi, Ismail.
Kriza e teologjisë Muslimane Shqiptare / Ismail Bardhi.
Prishtinë, Shkup : Logos-A, 2009.
327 : ill. ; 24 cm.
BP 65 A7.5 B3.7 2009


Black, Joe, 1959-
Eight nights of joy [sound recording] / Joe Black ; with the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band.
[S.l.] Sounds Write Productions, p2008.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Johnson, Marilyn, 1954-
This book is overdue! : how librarians and cybrarians can save us all / Johnson, Marilyn.
New York : Harper, c2010.
xii, 272 p. ; 22 cm.
Z 682 J6.5 2009


Johnson, Timothy Jay.
Now my eye sees you : unveiling an apocalyptic Job / Timothy Jay Johnson.
Sheffield, [England] : Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2009.
x, 198 p. ; 25 cm.
BS 1415.52 J6.4 2009


Kaplan, Richard, vocalist
The hidden one [sound recording] = Jewish mystical songs / Richard Kaplan.
[San Francisco, Calif.] : Five Souls Music, c2009.
1 sound disc (75:42 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD


Katz, Madelyn Mishkin, 1955-
Defining leadership for the reform rabbinate / by Madelyn Mishkin Katz.
2009.
ix, 134 leaves ; 28 cm.
LD 791.9 E2.2 K3.8 2009


Levine, Michelle J., 1962-
Nahmanides on Genesis : the art of biblical portraiture / by Michelle J. Levine.
Providence, RI : Brown University, c2009.
xi, 482 p. ; 23 cm.
BS 1235 N1.783 L4.8 2009


Rutgers, Leonard Victor
Making myths : Jews in early Christian identity formation / Leonard V. Rutgers.
Leuven : Peeters, [2009]
151 p. ; 22 cm.
BM 535 R8.84 2009


Soulaviv (Musical group)
Soulaviv [sound recording]
[California : s.n., 2008]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc CD



Thursday, February 04, 2010

 
Jan. 6 - Feb. 3, 2010

Charity and giving in monotheistic religions / edited by Miriam Frenkel and Yaacov Lev.
Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, c2009.
xvi, 413 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
BJ 1533 G4C4.3 2009


Concentration camps in Nazi Germany : the new histories / edited by Jane Caplan and Nikolaus Wachsmann.
Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2009.
p.243 24 cm.
D 805 G3 C5.918 2009


Generation in waiting : the unfulfilled promise of young people in the Middle East / Navtej Dhillon, Tarik Yousef, editors.
Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2009.
xiv, 267 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
HQ 799 M6.28 G4.6 2009


New directions in Jewish philosophy / edited by Aaron W. Hughes and Elliot R. Wolfson.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2010.
x, 362 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
B 154 N4.9 2010


Berry, Jan
Ritual making women : shaping rites for changing lives / Jan Berry.
London ; Oakville, CT : Equinox, 2009.
vi, 254 p. ; 24 cm.
BV 178 B4.8 2009


Bronfman, Charles, 1931-
The art of giving : where the soul meets a business plan / Charles Bronfman, Jeffrey Solomon ; foreword by James Wolfensohn.
San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2010.
ix, 276 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
HV 40 B8.67 2010


Cohen, Arnold.
An introduction to Jewish matrimonial law / Arnold Cohen.
Jerusalem ; New York : Feldheim, c2009.
xi, 436 p. ; 24 cm.
BM 713 C6.45 2009


Feiler, Bruce S.
America's prophet : Moses and the American story / Bruce Feiler.
New York : William Morrow, c2009.
352 p. : ill., ports.. ; 24 cm.
E 179 F3.3 2009


Goldstein, Rebecca, 1950-
36 arguments for the existence of God : a work of fiction / Rebecca Newberger Goldstein.
New York : Pantheon Books, c2010.
viii, 402 p. ; 25 cm.
PS 3557 O 3.98 A6.15 2010


Goldwater, Raymond.
Pioneers of religious Zionism : Rabbis Alkalai, Kalischer, Mohliver, Reines, Kook and Maimon / Raymond Goldwater.
Jerusalem ; New York : Urim, c2009.
158 p. : ports. ; 25 cm.
DS 150 R3.2 G6.3 2009


Hemon, Aleksandar, 1964-
The Lazarus project / Aleksandar Hemon ; with photographs by Velibor Božović and from the Chicago Historical Society.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.
294 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
PS 3608 E4.8 L3.9 2008


Leifer, Carol
When You Lie About Your Age, the Terrorists Win Reflections on Looking in the Mirror.
Villard Books 2010.
p.188 23 cm.
PN 2287 L3.37A 2009


Miron, Dan
The prophetic mode in modern Hebrew poetry / Dan Miron.
New Milford, CT : Toby Press, 2009.
vii, 633 p. ; 22 cm.
PJ 5024 M5.7 2009


Nicholson, C. Bríd.
Emma Goldman, 1869-1940 : still dangerous / C. Brid Nicholson.
Montréal : Black Rose Books, 2009.
p.239 : 24 cm.
HX 843.7 G6.5 N4.3 2009


Scammell, Michael
Koestler : the literary and political odyssey of a twentieth-century skeptic / Michael Scammell.
New York : Random House, c2009.
xxi, 689 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports., geneal. table ; 25 cm.
PR 6021 O 4Z8.4 2009


Segal, Miryam
A new sound in Hebrew poetry : poetics, politics, accent / Miryam Segal.
Bloomington ; Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, 2010.
p. 206 24 cm.
PJ 4579 S4.2 2010


Silverman, Melvin D.
Born Jewish -- becoming a Jew : living with sages : a memoir / Mel Silverman
[S.l.] : Xlibris Corp, 2008.
471 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
BM 755 S5.5 2008