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Interpreting Maimonides: Studies in Methodology, Metaphysics, and Moral Philosop

By: Fox, Marvin

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Seller ID: 9780226259413

ISBN: 0226259412

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In this comprehensive study, Marvin Fox offers an approach to Moses Maimonides that illuminates the intersections of his philosophical, religious, and Jewish visions--ideas that have embattled readers of Maimonides since the twelfth century. View more info

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Diary of a Young Girl

By: Frank, Anne

Price: $2.50

Publisher: BANTAM DELL: 3/1/2014

Seller ID: 9780553577129

ISBN: 0553577123

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Anne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl" is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been read by tens of millions of people all over the world. It remains a beloved and deeply admired testament to the indestructible nature of the human spirit. Restored in this Definitive Edition are diary entries that were omitted from the original edition. These passages, which constitute 30 percent more material, reinforce the fact that Anne was first and foremost a teenage girl, not a remote and flawless symbol. She fretted about and tried to cope wi... View more info

Diary of a Young Girl

By: Frank, Anne

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Publisher: 3/1/2014

Seller ID: 067182449X

ISBN: 067182449X

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Diary of a Young Girl : The Definitive Edition

By: Frank, Anne/Frank/Pressler (ed

Price: $7.50

Publisher: BANTAM DELL: 8/9/2014

Seller ID: 9780385473781

ISBN: 0385473788

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The diary as Anne Frank wrote it. At last, in a new translation, this definitive edition contains entries about Anne's burgeoning sexuality and confrontations with her mother that were cut from previous editions. Anne Frank's "The Diary of a Young Girl" is among the most enduring documents of the twentieth century. Since its publication in 1947, it has been a beloved and deeply admired monument to the indestructible nature of the human spirit, read by millions of people and translated into more than fifty-five languages. Doubleday, which published the first English translation of the diary in ... View more info

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Divided Self: Israel and the Jewish Psyche Today

By: Goldberg, David J

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Publisher: TAURIS I B:

Seller ID: 9781845110543

ISBN: 1845110544

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Rabbi David Goldberg, one of today's most respected and outspoken Jewish leaders, grapples with the dilemmas of contemporary Jewishness with characteristic candor. He contrasts the flexibility of the Jewish Diaspora, whose identity has been historically predicated on powerlessness, with the militant assertiveness of modern Israel, which sometimes seems to have more power than it knows what to do with. With wit, insight and compassion he highlights the growing gulf between Israeli and Diaspora Jewishness. Following Churchill's quip about Britain and America, Goldberg argues that Israeli and Dia... View more info

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This is for Everyone: Universal Principles of Healing and the Jewish Mystics

By: Goldhamer, Douglas

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Publisher: LARSON PUBN INC:

Seller ID: 9780943914930

ISBN: 0943914930

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Living Talmud, The: The Wisdom of the Fathers

By: Goldin, Judah

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Publisher: 9/10/2013

Seller ID: 5712142

ISBN: 5712142

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Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism

By: Goldstein, Phyllis

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Publisher: 7/1/2013

Seller ID: 9780981954387D

ISBN: 9780981954387D

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Saving Israel: How the Jewish People Can Win

By: Gordis, Daniel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: JOHN WILEY & SONS INC: 12/17/2014

Seller ID: 9780470643907

ISBN: 0470643900

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Is Israel worth saving, and if so, how do we secure its future?The Jewish State must end, say its enemies, from intellectuals like Tony Judt to hate-filled demagogues like Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. Even average Israelis are wondering if they wouldn't be better off somewhere else and whether they ought to persevere. Daniel Gordis is confident his fellow Jews can renew their faith in the cause, and in "Saving Israel," he outlines how.2009 National Jewish Book Award winnerAddresses the most pressing issues faced by Israel-and American Jews-today, without recycling the same old argumentsLays to rest... View more info

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Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz

By: Gross, Jan T.

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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE INC:

Seller ID: 9780812967463

ISBN: 0812967461

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Poland suffered an exceedingly brutal Nazi occupation during the Second World War. Close to five million Polish citizens lost their lives as a result. More than half the casualties were Polish Jews. Thus, the second largest Jewish community in the world-only American Jewry numbered more than the three and a half million Polish Jews at the time-was wiped out. Over 90 percent of its members were killed in the Holocaust. And yet, despite this unprecedented calamity that affected both Jews and non-Jews, Jewish Holocaust survivors returning to their hometowns in Poland after the war experienced wid... View more info

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Jewish State: The Struggle for Israel's Soul

By: Hazony, yoram

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Publisher: BASIC BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780465029020

ISBN: 0465029027

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In what may be the most controversial book on Zionism and Israel published in the last twenty years, Yoram Hazony graphically portrays the cultural and political revolt against Israel's status as the Jewish state. Examining ideological trends in academia, literature, media, law, the armed forces, and the foreign policy establishment, Hazony contends that Israelis are preparing themselves for the final break with the Jewish past and the Jewish future. In a dramatic new reading of Israeli history, Hazony uncovers the story of how Martin Buber, Gershom Scholem, Hannah Arendt, and other German-Jew... View more info

Jews in America: Four Centuries of an Uneasy Encounter

By: Hertzberg, Arthur

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Publisher: 7/3/2016

Seller ID: 9780671725051

ISBN: 067172505X

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Back to the Sources: Reading the Classic Jewish Texts

By: Holtz, Barry

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Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER: 2/24/2012

Seller ID: 9780671605964

ISBN: 0671605968

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Essays analyze the major traditional texts of Judaism from literary, historical, philosophical, and religious points of view. View more info

Divine Image: Depicting God in Jewish and Israeli Art

By: Israel Museum

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Seller ID: 965278334X

ISBN: 965278334X

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Toward a Meaningful Life, New Edition: The Wisdom of the Rebbe Menachem Mendel S

By: Jacobson, Simon

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Publisher: ECCO:

Seller ID: 9780060732783

ISBN: 0060732784

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With a new foreword and chapter that address the upheaval that followed the events of September 11, Toward a Meaningful Life is a spiritual road map for living based on the teachings of one of the foremost religious leaders of our time: Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson. Head of the Lubavitcher movement for forty-four years and recognized throughout the world simply as "the Rebbe," Menachem Mendel Schneerson, who passed away in June 1994, was a sage and visionary of the highest order.Toward a Meaningful Life gives Jews and non-Jews alike fresh perspectives on every aspect of their lives -... View more info

Reclaiming Judaism from Zionism: Stories of Personal Transformation

By: Karcher, Carolyn

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Seller ID: 9781623719142

ISBN: 1623719143

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God Is in the Crowd: Twenty-First-Century Judaism

By: Keinan, Tal

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Seller ID: 9780525511168

ISBN: 0525511164

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Writings-Kethubim: A New Translation of the Holy Scriptures According to the Tra

By: Kethubim

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Seller ID: 0827602022

ISBN: 0827602022

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Jewish Book of Why

By: Kolatch, Alfred

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Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 11/22/2011

Seller ID: 9780142196199

ISBN: 0142196193

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Why do Jews eat gefilte fish?Why is a glass broken at the end of a Jewish wedding ceremony?Why must the chapter of curses in the Torah be read quickly in a low voice?Why are shrimp and lobster not kosher?Why do Jews fast on Yom Kippur?Why are some Matzot square while others are round?If you've ever asked or been asked any of these questions, The Jewish Book of Why has all the answers. In this complete, concise, fascinating, and thoroughly informative guide to Jewish life and tradition, Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch clearly explains both the significance and the origin of nearly every symbol, ... View more info

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Yearnings: Embracing the Sacred Messiness of Life

By: Kula, Irwin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HACHETTE AUDIO PA: 8/9/2012

Seller ID: 9781401301927

ISBN: 1401301924

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"Irwin Kula shows us how to to live our humanness -- the pleasures and the challenges, the messiness and the triumphs -- with a profound acceptance of our desires and foibles and a joy that can only come from understanding." --Deepak Chopra"Yearning. After twenty-three years as a rabbi, I can think of no more defining human experience." Life can be messy and imperfect. We're all looking for answers. And yet, as renowned rabbi Irwin Kula points out, the yearning for answers is no different now than it was in the times that gave rise to Moses, Buddha, and Jesus. Far from being a burden, however,... View more info