Jewish Studies

  • 'Ask the Rabbi'

    'Ask the Rabbi'

    Questions and Answers on Judaism

    By Louis Jacobs

    The 'Ask the Rabbi' column in the Jewish Chronicle was an extremely popular weekly feature of the paper. During more than 25 years, over 1,000 lively questions and answers accumulated, of which this book is a selection arranged according to various themes. It...

    Cloth - 9780853033523 - $ 29.95

  • 'Thank you for your business'

    'Thank you for your business'

    The Jewish Contribution to the British Economy

    By Derek Taylor

    Contributions by: Professor Andrew Godley

    Over the centuries, arguments have raged over whether or not Britain should be welcoming toward immigrants. This is a book about a tiny proportion of the immigrants to whom Britain did grant asylum, refuge, and liberty....

    Cloth - 9780853038535 - $ 74.95

  • 'Thank you for your business'

    'Thank you for your business'

    The Jewish Contribution to the British Economy

    By Derek Taylor

    Contributions by: Professor Andrew Godley

    Over the centuries, arguments have raged over whether or not Britain should be welcoming toward immigrants. This is a book about a tiny proportion of the immigrants to whom Britain did grant asylum, refuge, and liberty....

    Paper - 9780853039167 - $ 34.95

  • 1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    By Jeffrey M Cohen

    [from Chief Rabbi Professor Jonathan Sacks] Rabbi Cohen writes within a great tradition, bringing together Torah and chokmah, Jewish wisdom and the broad panoply of human knowledge, and finding in their interplay a never-ending source of deepened understanding. He is both sage and man of faith,...

    Cloth - 9780853038085 - $ 54.95

  • 1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    By Jeffrey M Cohen

    [from Chief Rabbi Professor Jonathan Sacks] Rabbi Cohen writes within a great tradition, bringing together Torah and chokmah, Jewish wisdom and the broad panoply of human knowledge, and finding in their interplay a never-ending source of deepened understanding. He is both sage and man of faith,...

    Paper - 9780853038108 - $ 29.95

  • 250 Years of Convention and Contention

    250 Years of Convention and Contention

    A History of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, 1760-2010

    By Raphael Langham

    In November 1760, the leaders of the Bevis Marks synagogue in London established a committee to consider how the synagogue should pay homage to King George III, who had just ascended the throne. This committee evolved into...

    Cloth - 9780853039822 - $ 69.95

  • 500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    By Jeffrey M. Cohen

    This book is probably the most comprehensive and detailed treatment of the festival of Chanukah in the English language. It commences by placing the festival in its historical context by surveying the history of the Jewish people from Abraham until Alexander, and proceeds to explain the...

    Paper - 9780853036753 - $ 29.95

  • 500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    By Jeffrey M. Cohen

    This book is probably the most comprehensive and detailed treatment of the festival of Chanukah in the English language. It commences by placing the festival in its historical context by surveying the history of the Jewish people from Abraham until Alexander, and proceeds to explain the...

    Cloth - 9780853036760 - $ 55.00

  • A Cat Called Adolf

    A Cat Called Adolf

    By Trude Levi

    This is one holocaust memoir which does not stop at survival but goes on to describe the lasting effects upon those survivors of their persecution, betrayal and suffering. Trude Levi was inspired to set down her memories of her experiences as a young Hungarian girl deported to...

    Paper - 9780853032892 - $ 24.95

  • A Child Alone

    A Child Alone

    By Martha Blend

    In the late 1930s, as the Nazis' grip of Germany and Austria tightened and their persecution of Jews intensified, many Jewish parents were desperate for their children, at least, to escape the terror that threatened them all. The organized exodus of children - the Kindertransport - did...

    Paper - 9780853032977 - $ 22.95