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  • A Train to Palestine

    A Train to Palestine

    $24.95

    The Tehran Children, Anders' Army and their Escape from Stalin's Siberia, 1939–1943
    Grigsby, Randy

    In October 1938 eight-year-old Josef Rosenbaum, his mother and younger sister, set out from Germany on a cruel odyssey fleeing into eastern Europe along with thousands of other refugees.
    Sent to Siberian slave labor camps in the wildernesses,...

  • Bashert

    Bashert

    $24.95

    A Granddaughter’s Holocaust Quest

    Simon, Andrea

    Haunted by her grandmother's Old World stories and larger-than-life persona, Andrea Simon undertook a spiritual search for her lost family. Her quest for truth gave tragic answers. Using newly translated archival records, she peeled back layers of clues to confront the mystery. This story...

  • Captured Shadows

    Captured Shadows

    $32.95

    The German Goldschmidt's of the 17th and 18th Century

    Nick, Dagmar

    Dagmar Nick, a multiple literary prize-winner in her native Germany, has turned her considerable talents to researching her fascinating Jewish ancestry. She brings to life her family history through the letters, diaries and documents that they left behind, and...

  • Essentials of Jewish History

    Essentials of Jewish History

    $89.95

    Marlon, Brandon

    An extremely well-researched and comprehensive overview of the  significant personalities in Jewish history from Abraham to the present. An excellent resource for both the scholar and layman of Jewish history.
    Rabbi Ken Spiro, Senior Lecturer & Researcher, Aish HaTorah, Jerusalem

    Brandon Marlon has compiled an indispensable ‘Who’s Who’ of...

  • How to Love a Child Volume 1

    How to Love a Child Volume 1

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    And Other Selected Works  Volume 1

    Janusz Korczak

    How to Love a Child and Other Selected Works is the first comprehensive collection of Korczak’s works translated into English. It contains his most important pedagogical writings, journal articles, as well as private texts.

    Volume 1 comprises three pedagogical works, the first being...

  • How to Love a Child Volume 2

    How to Love a Child Volume 2

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    And Other Selected Works  Volume 2
    Korczak, Janusz 

    How to Love a Child and Other Selected Works is the first comprehensive collection of Korczak’s works translated into English. It contains his most important pedagogical writings, journal articles, as well as private texts. Volume 2 starts with extensive excerpts from two pedagogical...

  • Jews, Horns and the Devil

    Jews, Horns and the Devil

    $37.95

    An Illustrated History

    Felton, Anton

    Cartoons uniting visual representation with cultural associations, can cause devastation. One picture may save a thousand words but we will never know how many hundreds of thousands of lives were not saved, how many millions of lives were not even lived, because of the climate...

  • Perlzweig

    Perlzweig

    $59.95

    Pioneer of British Zionism

    Perlzweig, Maurice

    Edited by: Caute, David

    Maurice L. Perlzweig (1895-1985) was the eldest son of an immigrant Jewish cantor and musical composer. The young Maurice gained degrees at UCL and Christ's College, Cambridge. Having abandoned Orthodox Judaism, he became second minister at the Liberal Jewish Synagogue...

  • Photographs of Childhood and Parenting on Kibbutz

    Photographs of Childhood and Parenting on Kibbutz

    $89.95

    Collective Memories and Private Memorials
    Barromi-Perlman, Edna

    What is it that we wish to see in our photo albums? Reality as it was, or a selected, upgraded version of our past? Can we control the memories we pass on? These are some of the thought-provoking questions that Edna Barromi-Perlman raises...

  • The Impact of Zionism and Israel on Anglo-Jewry's Identity, 1948-1982

    The Impact of Zionism and Israel on Anglo-Jewry's Identity, 1948-1982

    $74.95

    Caught Somewhere Between Zion and Galut

    Omer-Jackaman, Jack

    'Thanks to the might of Israel, even Diaspora Jews can hold their heads up high'; so remarks Tomer in Amos Oz's 1966 novel Elsewhere, Perhaps. This quotation speaks to the profound impact which Zionism's successful campaign for Jewish statehood had on the...