New Books in Judaic Studies

April - June 2005

1. Aryeh yishag : R. Yehudah Aryeh Modenah ve-olamo / orekh oreah, David MalkielYerushalayim : Hotsaat Y.L. Magnes : Mekhon Ben-Tsevi le-heker kehilot Yisrael ba-Mizrah, c2003.

2. Avodah : an anthology of ancient poetry for Yom KippurUniversity Park, Pa. : The Pennsylvania State University Press, c2005.

3. The changing face of form criticism for the twenty-first century / edited by Marvin A. Sweeney & Ehud Ben ZviGrand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, c2003.

4. Commentary in American lifePhiladelphia, PA : Temple University Press, c2005.

5. David und Saul im Widerstreit : Diachronie und Synchronie im Wettstreit ; Beitrage zur Auslegung des ersten Samuelbuches / Walter Dietrich (Hrsg.)Fribourg : Academic Press ; Gottingen : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2004.

6. The elections in Israel, 2003 / edited by Asher Arian and Michael ShamirNew Brunswick, NJ : Transaction Publishers, c2005.

7. The encyclopedia of the righteous among the nations : rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust. The Netherlands / volume editors, Jozeph Michman and Bert Jan Flim ; editor-in-chief, Israel Gutman ; associate editor, Sara BenderJerusalem, Israel : Yad Vashem, 2004.

8. Escape from Sobibor [videorecording][S.l.] : Woodhaven Entertainment, c1999.

9. Escape from Sobibor [videorecording] / a Rule/StargerProduction in association with Zenith Productions ; produced by Dennis E. Doty; teleplay by Reginald Rose ; directed by Jack Gold.[Woodland Hills, Calif.?] : Westlake Entertainment Group, c2003.

10. Ezekiel's hierarchical world : wrestling with a tiered reality / edited by Stephen L. Cook and Corrine L. PattonAtlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2004.


12. Holocaust in the UkraineLondon ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2005.

13. The Jewish diaspora in Latin America and the Caribbean : fragments of memory / edited by Kristin RuggieroBrighton ; Portland, Or. : Sussex Academic Press, c2005.

14. Jewish women and their salons : the power of conversation / [curated by] Emily D. Bilski and Emily Braun ; with contributions by Leon Botstein ... [et al.]New York : Jewish Museum under the auspices of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America ; New Haven : Yale University Press, c2005.

15. The Jews and British romanticism : politics, religion, cultureNew York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

16. The jews of Europe in the middle ages / edited by Historisches Museum der Pfalz Speyer ; with contributions by Alfred Haverkamp ... [et al. ; editors, Karin Birk, Werner Transier, Markus Wener]Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz, 2004.

17. The Jews of Europe in the Middle Ages (tenth to fifteenth centuries) : proceedings of the international symposium held at Speyer, 20-25 October 2002 / edited by Christoph CluseTurnhout : Brepols, c2004.

18. Law in the documents of the Judaean desert / edited by Ranon Katzoff & David SchapsLeiden ; Boston : Brill, c2005.

19. Leidende Gottesknecht. EnglishGrand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., c2004.

20. Modern Judaism : an Oxford guideNew York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

21. Philosemitism, antisemitism and 'the Jews' : perspectives from the middle ages to the twentieth century / edited by Tony Kushner and Nadia ValmanBurlington, VT : Ashgate Publishing Company, c2004.

22. The priests in the prophets : the portrayal of priests, prophets and other religious specialists in the latter prophets / edited by Lester L. Grabbe and Alice Ogden BellisLondon ; New York : T & T Clark, 2004.

23. The problem of evil and its symbols in Jewish and Christian tradition / edited by Henning Graf Reventlow and Yair HoffmanLondon ; New York : T & T Clark, c2004.

24. Psalms and liturgy / edited by Dirk J. Human and Cas J.A. VosLondon ; New York : T & T Clark, c2004.

25. Seeing signals, reading signs : the art of exegesis : studies in honor of Antony F. Campbell, SJ for his seventieth birthday / edited by Mark A. O'Brien and Howard N. WallaceLondon ; New York : T & T Clark, c2004.

26. Sephardic identity : essays on a vanishing Jewish culture / edited by George K. ZuckerJefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2005.

27. Sholem Asch reconsidered / edited by Nanette StahlNew Haven, Con : Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 2004.

28. The Tafila-Busayra archaeological survey 1999-2001, west-central Jordan / by B. MacDonald ... [et al.]Boston, MA : American Schools of Oriental Research, c2004.

29. Aarons, VictoriaWhat happened to Abraham? : reinventing the covenant in American Jewish fiction / Victoria Aarons. Newark : University of Delaware Press, c2005.

30. Almog, OzKosher Nostra / Oz Almog ; [Herausgeber, Oz Almog im Auftrag des Judischen Museum der Stadt Wien ; Text, Oz Almog, Erich Metz ; Ubersetzung, Angela Kupzik, Sabine Schmid]. Wien : Judisches Museum der Stadt Wien, c2003.

31. Baumgarten, ElishevaImahot vi-yeladim ba-hevrah ha-Yehudit bi-Yeme ha-Benayim. English. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2004.

32. Berman, ArielMapat Zikim (91) / Ariel Berman, Harle Shetark, Letitsiyah Bardah. Yerushalayim : Rashut ha-atikot, Seker arkheologi shel Yisrael, 2004.

33. Bienkowski, PiotrBusayra excavations by Crystal-M. Bennett, 1971-1980 / by Piotr Bienkowski with contributions by Marta Balla ... [et al.]. Oxford : Published for the Council for British Research in the Levant by Oxford University Press, c2002.

34. Campbell, Antony F2 Samuel. Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., c2005.

35. ———Unfolding the Deuteronomistic history : origins, upgrades, present text / Antony F. Campbell and Mark A. O'Brien. Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2000.

36. Campbell, Jonathan G. Jonathan Goodson 1964The exegetical texts / Jonathan G. Campbell. New York ; London : T & T Clark, 2004.

37. Carr, David McLain 1961Writing on the tablet of the heart : origins of Scripture and literature / David M. Carr. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

38. Carrier, PeterHolocaust monuments and national memory cultures in France and Germany since 1989 : the origins and political function of the Vel' d'Hiv' in Paris and the Holocaust Monument in Berlin / Peter Carrier. New York : Berghahn Books, 2005.

39. Chester, Michael ADivine pathos and human being : the theology of Abraham Joshua Heschel. London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2005.


41. Cook, Stephen L. 1962The social roots of biblical Yahwism / by Stephen L. Cook. Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2004.

42. Corcos, Alain F. 1925The myth of the Jewish race : a biologist's point of view. Bethlehem [Pa.] : Lehigh University Press ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2005.

43. Cosgrove, MaryGrotesque ambivalence : melancholy and mourning in the prose work of Albert Drach / Mary Cosgrove. Tubingen : Niemeyer, 2004.

44. Cragg, KennethSemitism : the whence and whither, "how dear are your counsels" / Kenneth Cragg. Brighton ; Portland : Sussex Academic Press, 2005.

45. Davis, HelenIsrael in the world : changing lives through innovation / Helen Davis & Douglas Davis. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005.

46. Defonseca, MishaSurviving with wolves / Misha Defonseca. London : Portrait, 2005.

47. Dekel-Chen, Jonathan LFarming the red land : Jewish agricultural colonization and local Soviet power, 1924-1941 / Jonathan L. Dekel-Chen. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2005.

48. Derks, Hans 1938Jew, nomad or pariah : studies on Hannah Arendt's choice / Hans Derks. Amsterdam : Aksant, 2004.

49. DeSilva, David ArthurIntroducing the Apocrypha : message, context, and significance / David A. deSilva ; foreword by James H. Charlesworth. Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, c2002.

50. Diner, Hasia RA new promised land : a history of Jews in America / Hasia R. Diner. New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, c2003.

51. Duhaime, JeanThe War Texts : 1QM and related manuscripts / Jean Duhaime. New York, London : T & T Clark, 2004.

52. Estraikh, G. GennadiiIn harness : Yiddish writers' romance with communism. 1st ed ed.Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2005.

53. Farber, Seth 1967An American Orthodox dreamer : Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik and Boston's Maimonides School / Seth Farber. Hanover : University Press of New England, c2004.

54. Fraenkel, PeterNo fixed abode : a Jewish odyssey to Africa / Peter Fraenkel. London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : In the United States and in Canada distributed by St. Martin's Press, 2005.

55. Franzos, Karl Emil 1848-1904Leib Weihnachtskuchen und sein Kind. English. Kirkokerry, Argyll, UK : Ascog Press ; Riverside, CA : Ariadne Press, 2005.

56. Fraser, David 1953Law after Auschwitz : towards a jurisprudence of the Holocaust / David Fraser. Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, c2005.

57. Freedman, Samuel GWho she was : my search for my mother's life / Samuel G. Freedman. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2005.

58. Fremont, HelenAfter long silence : a memoir / Helen Fremont. New York, N.Y. : Dell Pub., c1999.

59. Freudenthal, GadScience in the medieval Hebrew and Arabic traditions / Gad Freudenthal. Burlington, VT : Ashgate, 2005.

60. Gane, Roy 1955Ritual dynamic structure / Roy E. Gane. 1st Gorgias Press ed ed.Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2004.

61. Ganin, ZviAn uneasy relationship : American Jewish leadership and Israel, 1948-1957 / Zvi Ganin. 1st ed ed.Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2005.

62. Gil, Moshe 1921Related worlds : studies in Jewish and Arab ancient and early medieval history / Moshe Gil. Aldershot [England] ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate/Variorum, c2004.

63. Gilbert, ShirliMusic in the Holocaust : confronting life in the Nazi ghettos and camps / Shirli Gilbert. Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

64. Glinert, LewisModern Hebrew : an essential grammar. 3rd ed ed.New York, NY : Routledge, 2004.

65. Gnessin, Uri NissanBesides and other stories / Uri Nissan Gnessin. New Milford, Conn. : Toby, 2004.

66. Good, Michael 1957The search for Major Plagge : the Nazi who saved Jews / Michael Good. 1st ed ed.New York : Fordham University Press, 2005.

67. Goodman, HirshLet me create a paradise, God said to himself : a journey of conscience from Johannesburg to Jerusalem / Hirsh Goodman. 1st ed ed.New York : PublicAffairs, c2005.

68. Greenfield, Jonas C. 1926Al kanfei Yonah : collected studies of Jonas C. Greenfield on Semitic philology / edited by Shalom M. Paul, Michael E. Stone, and Avital Pinnick. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2001.

69. Grossman, DavidHer body knows : two novellas. 1st American ed ed.New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.

70. Hahn, Barbara 1952Judin Pallas Athene. English. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2005.

71. Harrington, Hannah KThe purity texts / Hannah K. Harrington. London ; New York : T & T Clark, c2004.

72. Harrison, Timothy PMegiddo 3 : final report on the stratum VI excavations / by Timothy P. Harrison ; with contributions by Douglas L. Esse ... [et al.]. Chicago, Ill. : Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 2004.

73. Hayman, A. Peter 1943Sefer Yezirah. English. Tubingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2004.

74. Hecker, JoelMystical bodies, mystical meals : eating and embodiment in medieval Kabbalah. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, c2005.

75. Hendel, Ronald SRemembering Abraham : culture, memory, and history in the Hebrew Bible / Ronald Hendel. New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

76. Hess, Richard SSong of Songs / Richard S. Hess. Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, c2005.

77. Hollander, IsaacJews and Muslims in lower Yemen : a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949 / by Isaac Hollander. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.

78. International Society for the Study of Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature. Conference (1st : 2003 : Salzburg, AustriaPrayer from Tobit to Qumran : inaugural conference of the ISDCL at Salzburg, Austria, 5-9 July 2003 / edited by Renate Egger-Wenzel and Jeremy Corley. Berlin : Walter de Gruyter, 2004.

79. Ioanid, RaduThe ransom of the Jews : the story of the extraordinary secret bargain between Romania and Israel / Radu Ioanid. Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, 2005.

80. Jabotinsky, Vladimir 1880-1940The five : a novel of Jewish life in turn-of-the-century Odessa. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2005.

81. Jacobs, Neil GYiddish : a linguistic introduction / Neil G. Jacobs. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.

82. Jagielski, JanJewish sites in Warsaw / Jan Jagielski ; introduction by Jacek Leociak, in cooperation with the Jewish Historical Institute. Warsaw : City of Warsaw, 2002.

83. Jewish Museum (New York, N. Y.Five centuries of Hanukkah lamps from the Jewish Museum : a catalogue raisonne / Susan L. Braunstein. New York : Jewish Museum ; New Haven : Yale University Press, c2004.

84. Joods Historisch Museum (Amsterdam, NetherlandsGifts from the heart : ceremonial objects from the Jewish Historical Museum, Amsterdam / edited by Julie-Marthe Cohen, Jelka Kroger, Emile Schrijver ; with contributions by Mirjam Alexander-Knotter ... [et al.]. Zwolle : Uitgeverij Waanders ; Amsterdam : Joods Historisch Museum, c2004.

85. Kaminski, Carol MFrom Noah to Israel : realization of the primaeval blessing after the flood / Carol M. Kaminski. London ; New York : T & T Clark, c2004.

86. Kaplan, EranThe Jewish radical right : Revisionist Zionism and its ideological legacy / Eran Kaplan. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2005.

87. Kingsley, Sean AShipwreck archaeology of the Holy Land : processes and parameters / Sean Kingsley. London : Duckworth, 2004.

88. Klinghoffer, David 1965Why the Jews rejected Jesus : the turning point in Western history / David Klinghoffer. 1st ed ed.New York : Doubleday, 2005.

89. Kofoed, Jens Bruun 1963Text and history : historiography and the study of the biblical text / Jens Bruun Kofoed. Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2005.

90. Kratz, Reinhard Gregor 1957Komposition der erzahlenden Bucher des Alten Testaments. English. London ; New York : T & T Clark, c2005.

91. Kunin, Seth DanielWe think what we eat : Neo-structuralist analysis of Israelite food rules and other cultural and textual practices / Seth D. Kunin. London : T & T Clark, c2004.

92. Lazin, Frederick A. 1943The struggle for Soviet Jewry in American politics : Israel versus the American Jewish establishment. Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2005.

93. Leff, Laurel 1957Buried by the Times : the Holocaust and America's most important newspaper / Laurel Leff. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.

94. Levin, Christoph 1950Alte Testament. English. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2005.

95. LeVine, Mark 1966Overthrowing geography : Jaffa, Tel Aviv, and the struggle for Palestine, 1880-1948 / Mark LeVine. Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005.

96. Liekis, Sarunas 1969A state within a state? : Jewish autonomy in Lithuania 1918-1925 / Sarunas Liekis. Vilnius : Versus aureus, 2003.

97. Mandel, DavidWho's who in Tanakh : the complete biographical dictionary from Aaron to Zurishaddai / by David Mandel. Tel Aviv : Ariel, 2004.


99. Mate, ReyesMemoria de Occidente. English. Amsterdam : Rodopi, 2004.

100. Middleton, J. Richard 1955The liberating image : the Imago Dei in Genesis 1 / J. Richard Middleton. Grand Rapids, MI : Brazos Press, c2005.

101. Mourad, KenizeParfum de notre terre. English. Oxford, England : Oneworld, c2004.

102. Mowinckel, Sigmund 1884-1965The Spirit and the Word : prophecy and tradition in ancient Israel / Sigmund Mowinckel ; edited by K.C. Hanson. Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2002.

103. Mykytiuk, Lawrence JIdentifying Biblical persons in Northwest Semitic inscriptions of 1200-539 B.C.E. / Lawrence J. Mykytiuk. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

104. Neusner, Jacob 1932Rabbinic literature : an essential guide / Jacob Neusner. Nashville, TN : Abingdon Press, c2005.

105. ———Transformations in ancient Judaism : textual evidence for creative responses to crisis / Jacob Neusner. Peabody, Mass. : Hendrickson, c2004.

106. Nitecki, Alicia 1942Jakub's world : a boy's story of loss and survival in the Holocaust. Albany : State University of New York Press, c2005.

107. Olami, YaaqovMapat Hefah--Maarav (22) / Yaakov Olami, Avraham Ronen, Amit Romano. Yerushalayim : Rashut ha-atikot, ha-Agudah le-seker arkheologi shel Yisrael, c2003.

108. Pakkala, JuhaEzra the scribe : the development of Ezra 7-10 and Nehemiah 8 / Juha Pakkala. Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, c2004.

109. Parsons, Nigel Craig 1966The politics of the Palestinian Authority : from Oslo to al-Aqsa. New York : Routledge, 2005.

110. Prosic, TamaraThe development and symbolism of Passover until 70 CE / Tamara Prosic. London ; New York : T & T Clark International, c2004.

111. Quandt, William BPeace process : American diplomacy and the Arab-Israeli conflict since 1967 / William B. Quandt. 3rd ed ed.Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press ; Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005.

112. Quigley, John BThe case for Palestine : an international law perspective / John Quigley. Rev. and expanded ed., 2nd ed ed.Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.


114. Rodgers, PeterHerzl's nightmare : one land, two peoples. New York : Nation Books, c2005.

115. Rose, JacquelineThe question of Zion / Jacqueline Rose. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2005.

116. Rosenblatt, Naomi HAfter the apple : women in the Bible : timeless stories of love, lust, and longing / Naomi Harris Rosenblatt. New York : Miramax Books, c2005.

117. Rosenzweig, Franz 1886-1929Stern der Erlosung. English. Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2005.

118. Ross, TamarExpanding the palace of Torah : Orthodoxy and feminism / Tamar Ross. 1st ed ed.Hanover : Brandeis University Press, published by University Press of New England, c2004.

119. Rozett, RobertApproaching the Holocaust : texts and contexts / Robert Rozett. London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2005.

120. Rynhold, DanielTwo models of Jewish philosophy : justifying one's practices / Daniel Rynhold. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

121. Sandig, MarinaDie Liebermanns : ein biographisches Zeit- und Kulturbild der preussisch-judischen Familie und Verwandtschaft von Max Liebermann / Marina Sandig. Neustadt/Aisch : Degener, c2005.

122. Saperstein, MarcExile in Amsterdam : Saul Levi Morteira's sermons to a congregation of "new Jews. Cincinnati : Hebrew Union College Press ; Detroit, MI : Distributed by Wayne State University Press, c2005.

123. Schenck, Kenneth 1966A brief guide to Philo / Kenneth Schenck. 1st ed ed.Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, c2005.

124. Scott, James MOn earth as in heaven : the restoration of sacred time and sacred space in the Book of Jubilees / by James M. Scott. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.


126. Segre, Dan Vittorio 1922Bottone di Molotov. English. London : Peter Halban, 2005.

127. Shilo, MargalitPrincess or prisoner? : Jewish women in Jerusalem, 1840-1914. 1st ed ed.Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Hanover : Published by University Press of New England, c2005.

128. Sinkoff, Nancy 1959Out of the shtetl : making Jews modern in the Polish borderlands / Nancy Sinkoff. Providence : Brown Judaic Studies, c2004.


130. Society for Old Testament Study. Winter Meeting (2003 : Birmingham, EnglandThe Old Testament in its world : papers read at the Winter Meeting, January 2003, the Society for Old Testament Study and at the Joint Meeting, July 2003, the Society for Old Testament Study and het Oudtestamentisch Werkgezelschap in Nederland en Belgie / edited by Robert P. Gordon & Johannes C. de Moor. Leiden ; New York : Brill, 2005.

131. Sokoloff, MichaelA dictionary of Judean Aramaic / by Michael Sokoloff. Ramat-Gan : Bar Ilan University Press, [2003].

132. Spector, Stephen 1946Operation Solomon : the daring rescue of the Ethiopian Jews / Stephen Spector. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.

133. Taylor, Justin 1943Pythagoreans and Essenes : structural parallels / Justin Taylor. Paris : Peeters, 2004.

134. Tov, EmanuelScribal practices and approaches reflected in the texts found in the Judean desert. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

135. Waltke, Bruce KThe book of Proverbs / Bruce K. Waltke. Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., c2004-.

136. Warschawski, MichelSur la frontiere. English. Cambridge, MA : South End Press, c2005.

137. Weeks, NoelAdmonition and curse : the ancient near Eastern treaty/covenant form as a problem in inter-cultural relationships / Noel Weeks. London ; New York : T & T Clark International, c2004.

138. Weiss, Evan S.Palestinian and Israeli nationalism : identity politics and education in Jerusalem. Cairo : American University in Cairo Press, 2004.

139. Weissbach, Lee Shai 1947Jewish life in small-town America : a history. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2005.

140. Wiese, Christian 1961Wissenschaft des Judentums und protestantische Theologie im wilhelminischen Deutschland. English. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.

141. Wolfson, Elliot RLanguage, eros, being : kabbalistic hermeneutics and poetic imagination. 1st ed ed.New York : Fordham University Press, 2005.

142. Wright, Jacob LRebuilding identity : the Nehemiah-memoir and its earliest readers / Jacob L. Wright. Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, c2004.