New Books in Judaic Studies

July - September 2004

1. Assimilation and community : the Jews in nineteenth-century Europe / edited by Jonathan Frankel and Steven J. Zipperstein 1st paperback ed. Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes papers presented at a conference held at University College London, June 1985, organized jointly by the Institute of Jewish Studies at University College and by the Oxford Centre for Postgraduate Hebrew Studies;Includes bibliographical references and index

2. Bible. O.T. Ecclesiastes. Hebrew. 2004 1st ed. Philadelphia [Pa.] : Jewish Publication Society, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-87);Text of Ecclesiastes in Hebrew and English; commentary in English

3. Classic Yiddish stories of S.Y. Abramovitsh, Sholem Aleichem, and I.L. Peretz / edited by Ken Frieden ; translated by Ken Frieden, Ted Gorelick, and Michael Wex 1st ed. Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-286)

4. Cultural intermediaries : Jewish intellectuals in early modern Italy / edited by David B. Ruderman and Giuseppe Veltri: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [270]-286) and index

5. Le-David maskil : a birthday tribute for David Noel Freedman / edited by Richard Elliott Friedman and William H.C. Propp: Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes

6. Deadly medicine : creating the master race / [project director, Susan Bachrach ; editor, Dieter Kuntz]: Washington, D.C. : United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ; [Chapel Hill, NC : Distributed by the University of North Carolina Press], c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-217) and index

7. Don't wave goodbye : the children's flight from Nazi persecution to American freedom / edited by Philip K. Jason and Iris Posner: Westport, CT : Praeger, 2004.

8. Encyclopedia of the righteous among the nations : rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust / France: Jerusalem : Jerusalem Books, 2004.

Notes: "Originally published by Yad Vashem in 2003, the work is now available in English.";"A first volume of what will hopefully be a vast collection of information. This hard cover, 607 page volume details the individuals that risked their lives to save Jews in WWII. It includes pictures, when available, an index and a historical introduction."

9. Eretz-Israel; archeological, historical and geographical studies, v.6. Dedicated to the memory of Mordecai Narkiss (1897-1957) [editors, M. Avi-Yonah, et autres]: Jerusalem : Published by the Israel Exploration Society and the Bezalel National Museum with the assistance of the Bialik Institute of the Jewish Agency, 1960.

Notes: Texte en hebreu, en anglais et en francais;Bibliographie de Morcecai Narkiss: p. [1]-2

10. Gaza blues : different stories / Etgar Keret and Samir el-Youssef: London : David Paul, 2004.

Notes: An anthology of stories translated into English from more than one language

11. God's word for our world / edited by J. Harold Ellens, Deborah L. Ellens, Rolf P. Knierim and Isaac Kalimi: London ; New York : T & T Clark International, c2004.

Notes: "The work of Simon John De Vries": v. 1, p. [372]-379; v. 2, p. [279]-286 (identical listing in both vols.);Includes bibliographical references and indexes

12. The Holocaust film sourcebook / edited by Caroline Joan (Kay) Picart: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

13. Holocaust memoir digest : survivors' published memoirs with study guide and maps / edited and collated by Esther Goldberg ; with an introduction and 36 new colour maps by Martin Gilbert: London, England ; Portland, Or. : Vallentine Mitchell, c2004-.

14. The image of the Jew in European liberal culture, 1789-1914 / editors, Bryan Cheyette, Nadia Valman: London ; Portland, Or. : Vallentine Mitchell, 2004.

Notes: "This group of studies first appeared in a special issue of Jewish Culture and History ... vol. 6, no. 1 (summer, 2003) published by Frank Cass and Co. Ltd.";Includes bibliographical references and index

15. Inquisitorial inquiries : brief lives of secret Jews and other heretics / edited and translated by Richard L. Kagan and Abigail Dyer: Baltimore : The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

16. Inscriptiones Judaicae Orientis: Tubingen : Mohr Siebeck, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes;English and German;Korrigenda slip inserted

17. Isaac Bashevis Singer : an album / edited by Ilan Stavans ; biographical commentary by James Gibbons: New York, N.Y. : Library of America : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. by Penguin Putnam, c2004.

18. Israel directory / editors, Sara and Meir Aharoni: Kfar-Sava, Israel : Miksam Ltd., [2003].

Notes: Includes index

19. Israelis in conflict : hegemonies, identities and challenges / edited by Adriana Kemp ... [et al.]: Brighton ; Portland, Or. : Sussex Academic Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

20. Juden in der Stadt / herausgegeben von Fritz Mayrhofer und Ferdinand Opll ; im Auftrag des Osterreichischen Arbeitskreises fur Stadtgeschichtsforschung: Linz : Osterreichisches Arbeitskreises fur Stadtgeschichtsforschung, 1999.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

21. Judentum und Aufklarung : judisches Selbstverstandnis in der burgerlichen Offentlichkeit / herausgegeben von Arno Herzig, Hans Otto Horch, Robert Jutte: Gottingen : Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, c2002.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references

22. Judisches Denken in Frankreich. English: Stanford, Calif : Stanford University Press, 2004.

23. Levinas and biblical studies / edited by Tamara Cohn Eskenazi, Gary A. Phillips, and David Jobling: Atlanta, Ga. : Society of Biblical Literature, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211)

24. The lost Jews of Cornwall : from the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century / edited by Keith Pierce and Helen Fry ; consultant, Godfrey Simmons: Bristol : Redcliffe, 2000.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 322-326) and index

25. RELIGION AND SOCIETY IN ROMAN PALESTINE: OLD QUESTIONS, NEW APPROACHES; ED. BY DOUGLAS R. EDWARDS: LONDON ROUTLEDGE 2004.

26. Sefer ahavat nashim. English: London ; New York : Kegan Paul ; New York : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-305) and index

27. Teaching about the Holocaust : essays by college and university teachers / edited by Samuel Totten, Paul R. Bartrop, and Steven Leonard Jacobs ; foreword by Hubert Locke: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-224) and index

28. Those who forget the past : the question of anti-semitism / edited and with an introduction by Ron Rosenbaum ; afterword by Cynthia Ozick: New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [621]-622) and index

29. When Judaism and Christianity began : essays in memory of Anthony J. Saldarini / edited by Alan J. Avery-Peck, Daniel Harrington, Jacob Neusner: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references

30. Women and gender in Jewish philosophy / edited by Hava Tirosh-Samuelson: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2004.

Notes: Proceedings of a conference held Feb. 25-26, 2001 at Arizona State University;Includes bibliographical references and index

31. Albertz, Rainer 1943Exilszeit. English. Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes

32. Aviam, MordechaiJews, Pagans and Christians in the Galilee : 25 years of archaeological excavations and surveys : Hellenistic to Byzantine periods / Mordechai Aviam. Rochester, N.Y. : University of Rochester Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 320-337) and index

33. Beilin, YossiThe path to Geneva : the quest for a permanent agreemen, 1996-2004 / by Yosi Bailin ; contributing editor, David Silver. New York : RDV Books, c2004.

Notes: Includes index

34. Beit-Arieh, ItzhaqArchaeology of Sinai : the Ophir expedition / Itzaq Beit-Arieh. Tel Aviv : Emery and Claire Yass publications in archaeology : Tel Aviv University, Sonia and Marco Nadler institute of archaeology, 2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references

35. Blenkinsopp, Joseph 1927Treasures old and new : essays in the theology of the Pentateuch / Joseph Blenkinsopp. Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-215) and indexes

36. Buhle, Paul 1944From the Lower East Side to Hollywood : Jews in American popular culture / Paul Buhle. London ; New York : Verso, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

37. Cahnman, Werner Jacob 1902Jews & gentiles : a historical sociology of their relations / Werner J. Cahnman ; edited by Judith T. Marcus and Zoltan Tarr. New Brunswick, NJ : Transaction Publishers, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-250) and index

38. Claire, Rodger WilliamRaid on the sun : inside Israel's secret campaign that denied Saddam the bomb / Rodger W. Claire. 1st ed. New York : Broadway Books, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and index

39. Crenshaw, James LEcclesiastes : a commentary / James L. Crenshaw. 1st ed. Philadelphia : Westminster Press, c1987.

Notes: Bibliography: p. [11]-22

40. Cutter, CharlesJudaica reference sources : a selective, annotated bibliographic guide / Charles Cutter. 3rd rev. and expanded ed. Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes

41. Dauber, Jeremy AsherAntonio's devils : writers of the Jewish enlightenment and the birth of modern Hebrew and Yiddish literature / Jeremy Dauber. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-341) and index

42. Davis, UriApartheid Israel : possibilities for the struggle within / Uri Davis. Pretoria : Media Review Network ; London ; New York : Zed Books ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [229]-233) and index

43. Davison, Carol MargaretAnti-semitism and British gothic literature / Carol Margaret Davison. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-217) and index

44. Derfler, Steven LeeThe Hellenistic temple at Tel Beersheva / Steven Derfler. Lewiston : Mellen Press, c1993.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-321)

45. Dobroszycki, LucjanSurvivors of the Holocaust in Poland : a portrait based on Jewish community records, 1944-1947 / Lucjan Dobroszycki. Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1994.

Notes: "Published in cooperation with Yivo Institute for Jewish Research.";Includes bibliographical references

46. DUBROVSKY, GERTRUDE WISHNICK 1926SIX FROM LEIPZIG. LONDON VALLENTINE MITCHELL 2004.

47. Eber, Irene 1929The choice : Poland, 1939-1945 / Irene Eber. 1st ed. New York : Schocken Books, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-220) and index

48. Eisenstadt, S. N. Shmuel Noah 1923Explorations in Jewish historical experience : the civilizational dimension / by S.N. Eisenstadt. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-314) and index

49. Elior, RachelMikdash u-merkavah, kohanim u-malakhim, hekhal ve-hekhalot ba-mistikah ha-Yehudit ha-kedumah. English. Oxford ; Portland, Or. : Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [268]-285) and index

50. Elitsur, YoelAncient place names in the Holy Land : preservation and history / by Yoel Elitzur. Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns ; Jerusalem : Hebrew University, Magnes Press, 2004.

Notes: Based on the author's Ph. D. thesis (Universitah ha-Ivrit bi-Yerushalayim, 1993), entitled: Shemot mekomot atikim she-nishtamru befi ha-Arvim ba-arets;Includes bibliographical references (p. [388]-409) and indexes

51. Elledge, C. D. Casey DerylThe statutes of the king : the Temple scroll's legislation on kingship, 11Q19 LVI 12-LIX 21 / C.D. Elledge. Paris : Gabalda, 2004.

Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis--Ecole biblique et archeologique francaise de Jerusalem, 2002;Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-247) and indexes;In English

52. Feldman, David EPilgrimage from darkness : nuremberg to Jerusalem / David E. Feldman. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [347]-351)

53. Feuerberg, Mordecai Zeev 1874-1899Whither? & other stories / M.Z. Feierberg ; translated from Hebrew and with an introduction by Hillel Halkin. New Milford, CT : Toby Press, 2004.

Notes: "First published 1973 in hardcover by The Jewish Publication Society"--T.p. verso

54. Frank, DanielSearch Scripture well : Karaite exegetes and the origins of the Jewish Bible commentary in the Islamic East / by Daniel Frank. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-350) and indexes

55. Fraser, T. GThe Arab-Israeli conflict / T.G. Fraser. 2nd ed. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-184) and index

56. Gelber, YoavIsraeli-Jordanian dialogue, 1948-1953 : cooperation, conspiracy, or collusion? / Yoav Gelber. Brighton ; Portland : Sussex Academic Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-349) and index

57. Geyer, JohnMythology and lament : studies in the oracles about the nations / John B. Geyer. Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-193) and indexes

58. Glass, James MJewish resistance during the Holocaust : moral uses of violence and will / James M. Glass. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-197) and index

59. Goldberg, ZosiaRunning through fire : how I survived the Holocaust / by Zosia Goldberg as told to Hilton Obenzinger ; with an introduction by Paul Auster. San Francisco : Mercury House, c2004.

60. Goldscheider, CalvinStudying the Jewish future / Calvin Goldscheider. Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2004.

Notes: A study of Jewish communities in the United States, Europe, and Israel;Includes bibliographical references (p. 139-146) and index

61. Grabbe, Lester LA history of the Jews and Judaism in the Second Temple Period / Lester L. Grabbe. London : T. & T. Clark, 2004-.

Notes: Includes bibliographies and indexes

62. Green, Arthur 1941A guide to the Zohar / Arthur Green. Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-191)

63. Groenewald, Alphonso 1969Psalm 69: its structure, redaction and composition / Alphonso Groenewald. Munster : Lit, 2003.

Notes: Thesis (doctoral)--Katholieke Universiteit, Nijmegen, 2003;Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-353)

64. Gruenbaum, ThelmaNesarim : child survivors of Terezin / Thelma Gruenbaum. London ; Portland, OR : Vallentine Mitchell, 2004.

65. Guillaume, PhilippeWaiting for Josiah : the Judges / Philippe Guillaume. London : T & T Clark, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references ((p. [262]-308) and indexes)

66. Hamermesh, MiraThe river of angry dogs : a memoir / Mira Hamermesh ; introduction by Fay Weldon. London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto, 2004.

Notes: Includes index

67. Handelman, DonNationalism and the Israeli state : bureaucratic logic in public events / Don Handelman. Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-263) and index

68. Harrison, R. K. Roland KennethIntroduction to the Old Testament : including a comprehensive review of Old Testament studies and a special supplement on the Apocrypha / R.K. Harrison. Hendrickson Publishers ed. Peabody, Mass. : Hendrickson Publishers, [2004].

Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, 1969;Includes bibliographical references and indexes

69. Hartman Halbertal, TovaAppropriately subversive : modern mothers in traditional religions / Tova Hartman Halbertal. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2002.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-185) and index

70. Hoffman, Joel M. 1968In the beginning : a short history of the Hebrew language. New York : New York University Press, c2004.

71. Isaacson, Judith Magyar 1925Seed of Sarah : memoirs of a survivor / Judith Magyar Isaacson. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1990.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

72. Jackson, David R.Enochic Judaism : three defining paradigm exemplars. Edinburgh : T & T Clark, 2004.

73. Jefferson, Rebecca J. WPublished material from the Cambridge Genizah collections : a bibliography, 1980-1997 / compiled by Rebecca J.W. Jefferson and Erica C.D. Hunter, incorporating material compiled by Geoffrey Khan with the assistance of Shulamit Reif. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Notes: Bibliography of works that quote texts from the manuscripts in the Cambridge Genizah collections;Includes bibliographical references

74. Kang, Jung Ju 1964The persuasive portrayal of Solomon in 1 Kings 1-11 / Jung Ju Kang. Bern ; New York : Peter Lang, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-316)

75. Katz, Fred E. 1927Confronting evil : two journeys / Fred Emil Katz. Albany : State University of New York Press, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-186) and index

76. Kitchen, K. A. Kenneth AndersonOn the reliability of the Old Testament / K.A. Kitchen. Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 501-601) and indexes

77. Kreytman, Ester 1891-1954Sheydim-tants. English. 1st Feminist Press ed. New York : Feminist Press at the City University of New York, 2004.

78. ________Yihes. English. London : David Paul, 2004.

Notes: Translation of: Yihes

79. Lauer, Betty 1926Hiding in plain sight : the incredible true story of a German-Jewish teenager's struggle to survive in Nazi-occupied Poland / Betty Lauer. 1st ed. Hanover, N.H. : Smith and Kraus, 2004.

Notes: Includes index

80. Levin, ItamarShod va-shever. English. Westport, CT : Praeger, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

81. Lindenberger, James MAncient Aramaic and Hebrew letters / by James M. Lindenberger ; edited by Kent H. Richards. 2nd ed. Atlanta, Ga. : Society of Biblical Literature, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [157]-170) and indexes;Includes Hebrew and Aramaic in the text

82. Linn, RuthEscaping Auschwitz : a culture of forgetting / Ruth Linn. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-152) and index

83. Marianowicz, AntoniLife strictly forbidden / Antoni Marianowicz ; translated by Alicia Nitecki. London ; Portland, OR. : Vallentine Mitchell, 2004.

84. Mein, AndrewEzekiel and the ethics of exile / Andrew Mein. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2001.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [264]-282) and indexes

85. Meyerson, Mark DA Jewish renaissance in fifteenth-century Spain / Mark D. Meyerson. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-262) and index

86. Milgrom, Jacob 1923Leviticus : a book of ritual and ethics : a continental commentary / Jacob Milgrom. Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-357) and indexes

87. Oblath, Michael D. 1948The Exodus itinerary sites : their locations from the perspective of the biblical sources / Michael D. Oblath. New York : P. Lang, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-266) and indexes

88. Ovendale, RitchieThe origins of the Arab-Israeli wars / Ritchie Ovendale. 4th ed. Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson Longman, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-356) and index

89. Qumsiyeh, Mazin BSharing the land of Canaan : human rights and the Israeli-Palestinian struggle / Mazin B. Qumsiyeh. London ; Ann Arbor : Pluto Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-232) and index

90. Ross, DennisThe missing peace : the inside story of the fight for Middle East peace / Dennis Ross. 1st ed. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [807]-812) and index

91. Schiffman, Lawrence HUnderstanding Second Temple and rabbinic Judaism / by Lawrence H. Schiffman ; edited by Jon Bloomberg and Samuel Kapustin. Jersey City, N.J. : Ktav Pub. House, 2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 392-399) and index;Describes the Second Temple period (the first few centuries before and after the common era) and its influence on the development of Rabbinic Judaism, which is the foundation for all of modern Judaism

92. Schniedewind, William MHow the Bible became a book : the textualization of ancient Israel / William M. Schniedewind. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-240) and index

93. Seeligmann, Isaac LeoSeptuagint version of Isaiah and cognate studies / edited by Robert Hanhart. s.l. : Mohr Siebeck, 2004.

94. Shahar, YuvalJosephus Geographicus : the classical context of geography in Josephus / Yuval Shahar. Tubingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2004.

95. Shields, Mary ECircumscribing the prostitute : the rhetoric of intertexuality, metaphor and gender in Jeremiah 3.1-4.4 / Mary E.Shields. London : T&T Clark, c2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index

96. Tobi, JosephKeruv u-dehiyah. English. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p.[375]-395) and index

97. Ulbrich, ClaudiaShulamit und Margarete. English. Boston : Brill Academic Publishers, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [295-315) and indexes

98. Vice, Sue 1961Children writing the Holocaust / Sue Vice. New York, N.Y. : Palgrave Macmillan, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 200-207) and index

99. Weiner, AnitaRenewal : reconnecting Soviet Jewry to the Jewish people : a decade of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (AJJDC) activities in the former Soviet Union, 1988-1998 / Anita Weiner. Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2003.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references

100. Weyde, Karl William 1947The appointed festivals of YHWH : the festival calandar in Leviticus 23 and the sukkot festival in other biblical texts / Karl William Weyde. Tubingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2004.

Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-246) and indexes

101. Williamson, H. G. M. Hugh Godfrey Maturin 1947Studies in Persian period history and historiography / H.G.M. Williamson. Tubingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2004.

Notes: Collect. of texts publ. previously;Includes bibliographical references and indexes

102. Ziper, YaakovThe journals of Yaacov Zipper, 1950-1982 : the struggle for Yiddishkeit / translated from the Yiddish and edited by Mervin Butovsky and Ode Garfinkle. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2004.

Notes: Includes index