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S.A. An-sky ; translated from the Russian and with an introduction by Polly Zavadivker. 2016.

An-Ski, S., 1863-1920,

"S. An-sky was by the time of the First World War a well-known writer, a longtime revolutionary, and an ethnographer who pioneered the collection of Jewish folklore in Russia's Pale of Settlement. In 1915, An-sky took on the assignment of providing aid and relief to Jewish…
2. 1920 Diary Book, Print in English
Isaac Babel ; edited and with an introduction and notes by Carol J. Avins ; translated… 1995.

Babelʹ, I. (Isaak), 1894-1940.

3. 1949, the first Israelis Book, Print in English
Tom Segev ; Arlen Neal Weinstein, English language editor. 1986.

Segev, Tom, 1945-

Between Jews and Arabs -- The green line -- Face to face -- Dividing the spoils -- Between veterans and newcomers -- The first million -- Working and fighting hands -- Nameless people -- Between the orthodox and the secular -- Each in the name of his god…
4. 1949, the first Israelis Book, Print in English, Hebrew
Tom Segev ; Arlen Neal Weinstein, English language editor. 1986.

Segev, Tom, 1945-

Tom Segev ; translated by Jessica Cohen. 2007.

Segev, Tom, 1945-

"Tom Segev's acclaimed One Palestine, Complete and The Seventh Million overturned accepted views of the history of Israel. Now Segev brings his skills to the watershed year when six days of war reshaped the country and the entire region." "Going far beyond a military account,…
6. 8 great Hebrew short novels Book, Print in English
selected and edited by Alan Lelchuk & Gershon Shaked. 2005.

7. An anthology of modern Yiddish literature Book, Print in English
compiled and edited by Joseph Leftwich. 1974.

Leftwich, Joseph, 1892-

tsunoyfgeshṭelṭ fun Y. Zilberberg, Yudl Marḳ. 1969.

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9. Atlas of the Jewish world Book, Print in English
pt. 1. The historical background. The Jews and their history -- The Jews in the ancient world -- Christianity and the Jews -- Islam and the Jews -- On the periphery -- The Sephardi Diaspora -- The Ashkenazi Diaspora -- Into the modern world -- The last hundred years…
edited by Jeffrey Shandler ; with an introduction by Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett,… 2002.

Sasson Somekh. 2007.

Somekh, Sasson.

"Sasson Somekh's memoir takes shape like a series of telling snapshots from another time and place. The time is the 1930s and '40s and the place, Iraq, where Somekh and his family were part of the country's then-flourishing Jewish community. The book offers an intimate view of…
12. Civilization and its discontents Book, Print in English
Sigmund Freud ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens ; translated and edited by James… 2010.

Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939.

note: Civilization and its Discontents.
13. Civilization and its discontents Book, Print in English
Sigmund Freud ; translated and edited by James Strachey ; with a biographical… 1989.

Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939.

14. Civilization and its discontents Book, Print in English, German
Newly translated from the German and edited by James Strachey. 1962.

Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939.

15. The complete works of Isaac Babel Book, Print in English
edited by Nathalie Babel ; translated with notes by Peter Constantine ; introduction by… 2002.

Babelʹ, I. (Isaak), 1894-1940

Yfaat Weiss ; translated by Avner Greenberg. 2011.

Weiss, Yfaat.

Prologue : The neighbors who get rich on our account -- War : diachronic neighbors -- Commotion : "And I wanted to do something nice, like they have up in Hadar" -- Evacuation : city lights -- Khirbehm : Altneuland…
Until the War of 1948, Wadi Salib was an impoverished Arab neighborhood in Haifa, Israel. A single day of fighting uprooted its residents. Yet Wadi Salib retained its Arab name, even after Jewish immigrants from Morocco resettled it, replacing one layer of existence with another.…
18. The five houses of Lea Goldberg Video/Film, DVD in Hebrew
written, produced and directed by Yair Qedar. 2011.

A prolific Hebrew poet, author, playwright, literary translator and researcher of literature Lea Goldberg's writings are considered classics of Israeli literature. She died 41 years ago, but even today, Lea Goldberg is still an enigmatic figure - she is Israel's most beloved…
Michael Burns. 1999.

Burns, Michael, 1947-

"The Dreyfus affair - the infamous account of Jewish army officer and French citizen Alfred Dreyfus unjustly convicted of treason in 1894 - was the most significant political and social crisis of fin-de-siecle Europe. In the first book designed to introduce students to the broad…
Michèle Lamont [and six others] 2016.

"Racism is a common occurrence for members of marginalized groups around the world. Getting Respect illuminates their experiences by comparing three countries with enduring group boundaries: the United States, Brazil and Israel. The authors delve into what kinds of stigmatizing…
general editor, Eli Barnavi ; English edition editor, Miriam Eliav-Feldon ; cartography,… 1992.

History of the Jewish people is set forth in nearly a thousand detailed and accurate maps, drawings, photographs plus chronologies and commentaries by leading experts.
Orit Rozin ; translated by Haim Watzman. 2016.

Rozin, Orit,

"Through an examination of civil rights campaigns -- including debates over the right to travel abroad, the right to equality (for women), the right to childhood, and the right to be heard -- shows how government, the press, and the citizenry created a modern nation and viable…
23. The I.L. Peretz reader Book, Print in English
edited and with an introduction by Ruth R. Wisse. 2002.

Peretz, Isaac Leib, 1851 or 1852-1915

Monish -- Impressions of a journey through the Tomaszow region -- Venus and Shulasmith -- What is the soul? -- In the mail coach -- Bryna's Mendl -- A musician's death -- The pious cat -- The golem -- The Shabbes goy -- The poor boy -- Bontshe Shvayg -- Kabbalists…
edited and with an introduction by Samuel D. Kassow ; translated and co-edited by David… 2015.

Opochinsky, Peretz, 1895-1943,

Peretz Opoczynski : Reportage from the Warsaw Ghetto -- Josef Zelkowicz : Reportage from the Łódź Ghetto -- Twenty-five chickens and one dead document -- Hold on to that bowl -- In those nightmarish days.
edited by Itamar Rabinovich and Jehuda Reinharz. 2008.

"An anthology of the most important documents on the domestic and foreign policy of the modern state of Israel, in relation to the rest of the Middle East." "This anthology, completely revised and updated from the original edition in 1984, provides convenient access to the most…
27. The memoirs of Elias Canetti Book, Print in English
"The uncompromising achievement of Elias Canetti has been matched by few writers this century. His novel, Auto-da-Fe, and his work of social theory, Crowds and Power, are modern classics, displaying a voracious intellect and an exquisite sensibility that reflect their author's…
edited by Deborah A. Starr and Sasson Somekh. 2011.

Kahanof, Jacqueline,

Introduction : Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff, a cosmopolitan Levantine -- Childhood in Egypt -- Passover in Egypt -- Such is Rachel -- Journey to a better land -- A line in the sand -- Maadi -- Alexandria -- Cairo wedding -- Europe from afar -- A culture stillborn…
Puah Rakovsky ; edited and with an introduction by Paula E. Hyman ; translated from the… 2002.

Raḳoṿsḳa, Puʻah, 1865-1955

30. Novels & stories, 1959-1962 Book, Print in English
Philip Roth. 2005.

Roth, Philip.

Goodbye, Columbus -- Conversion of the Jews -- Defender of the faith -- Epstein -- You can't tell a man by the song he sings -- Eli, the fanatic -- Letting go.
SECTION I ROOTS OF THE "NEW YISHUV" -- 1. Letter of Complaint to the Settlers of Rishon Le-Tsion (1883) / Baron Edmond De Othschild -- 2. Dispensation for the Sabbatical Year (1888) -- 3. Rothschild Administration (1890) / Mordechai Ben Hillel Ha-Kohen…
edited by Pierre Birnbaum and Ira Katznelson. 1995.

1. Emancipation and the Liberal Offer / Pierre Birnbaum and Ira Katznelson -- 2. Dutch Jews in a Segmented Society / Hans Daalder -- 3. From "Schutzjuden" to "Deutsche Staatsburger Judischen Glaubens": The Long and Bumpy Road of Jewish Emancipation in Germany / Werner E. Mosse…
Throughout the nineteenth century, legal barriers to Jewish citizenship were lifted in Europe, enabling organized Jewish communities and individuals to alter radically their relationships with the institutions of the Christian West. In this volume, one of the first to offer a…
34. Red cavalry Book, Online in English
Isaac Babel. 2015.

Babel, Isaac.

Based on Babel's own diaries that he wrote during the Russo-Polish war of 1920, Red Cavalry is a lyrical, unflinching and often startlingly ironic depiction of the violence and horrors of war. A classic of modern fiction, the short stories are as powerful today as they were when…
35. Red Cavalry Book, Print in English
Isaac Babel ; translated from the Russian by Boris Dralyuk. 2014.

Babelʹ, I. (Isaak), 1894-1940,

"The brutalities and dualities of war and religion unflinchingly depicted by this major Russian-Jewish writer War's mess and muddle, the brutality and the inanity of fighting-few have better captured this than Isaac Babel, who was a journalist with the Soviet First Cavalry Army.…
36. The settlers Video/Film, DVD in Hebrew
BOND/360; Les Films du Poisson; Talisma Productions; Filmoption International present;… 2016.

Menachem Klein. 2010.

Klein, Menachem.

1. Historical and Theoretical Background -- New Millennium: A New Phase in the Old Conflict -- Control Systems, Ethnocracy and Apartheid -- 2. Complete Israeli Victory? -- Palestinian Authority's Financial and Operational Dependency -- American Policy…
Sholom Aleichem ; selected and translated, with an introd., by Curt Leviant. 1979.

Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916.

A collection of stories, sketches, monologues, and satire by the Yiddish humorist, showing adults and children in the act of being themselves in many situations--at school, at work, on holidays, and in railroad cars.
40. The street: a novel Book, Print in English
by Israel Rabon ; translated from the Yiddish and with an afterword by Leonard Wolf. 1990.

Rabon, Israel, 1900.

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Elias Canetti ; translated from the German by Joachim Neugroschel. 1983.

Canetti, Elias, 1905-1994.

42. Trembling before G-d Video/Film, DVD in English
[presented by] Simcha Leib Productions and Turbulent Arts in association with Keshet… 2001.

"An unprecedented feature documentary that shatters assumptions about faith, sexuality, and religious fundamentalism. Built around intimately told personal stories of Hasidic and Orthodox Jews who are gay or lesbian, the film portrays people who face a profound…
43. Unease in Zion Book, Print in English
edited by Ehud Ben Ezer ; with a foreword by Robert Alter. 1965.

Ben-ʻEzer, Ehud, 1936-

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44. The wandering Jews Book, Print in English
Joseph Roth ; translated by Michael Hofmann. 2001.

Roth, Joseph, 1894-1939.

"Roth examined the concept of Jewish identity years before the onset of National Socialism and looked ahead with apprehension to Germany's future. Emotionally ravaged by the whirlwind events of Weimar Germany, he dared to write about the historical schism between Eastern and…
45. Year Zero of the Arab-Israeli Conflict 1929 Book, Print in English
Hillel Cohen ; translated by Haim Watzman. 2015.

Cohen, Hillel,

note: 1. Jaffa and Tel Aviv -- Sunday, August 25, 1929 -- 2. Jerusalem -- Friday, August 23, 1929 -- 3. Hebron -- Saturday, August 24, 1929 -- 4. Motza -- Saturday, August 24, 1929 -- 5. Safed -- Thursday, August 29, 1929 -- 6. After the Storm -- Postmortem.
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edited and with an introduction, an afterword and biographical notes by Arthur Hertzberg. 1959.