Valletine Mitchell - ebooks
A Modern Joseph's Journey from Hijacker to Rabbi
Contributions by: David Herman
Rabbi Yosef Mendelevich was born in the small Baltic state of Latvia after the Second World War, which was under Soviet occupation. Yosef received a Soviet education, far removed from his Jewish faith and culture....
Ebooks - 9781910383308 - $ 27.95
Survival, Scars and Healing
Francine Lazarus survived WWII in Belgium hidden with strangers, isolated from her family, and moved from place to place. She witnessed murder and was often injured herself. With her father murdered in Auschwitz, her story continues post-war with the young Francine, neglected and abused...
Ebooks - 9781910383346 - $ 26.95
The Concept in British Political Thinking and Policy Making 1917-1923
What was the concept of 'A National Home for the Jewish People,' where did it come from, and how was it defined? Barzilay-Yegar traces the shifting meanings of the phrase from its first coining in the Balfour Declaration...
Ebooks - 9781910383339 - $ 74.95
Changing Strategic Imperatives
From the Balfour Declaration of 1917 to the Suez Crisis of 1956, Britain's strategic interests in Palestine and in the Middle East underwent radical changes. A leading authority on the British Mandate in Palestine and the rise of the state of Israel,...
Ebooks - 9781910383223 - $ 84.95
Rabbinic Responses to Modernity, Science and Tragedy
Rabbi Birnbaum's well-organised treatment of the relationship between Torah and science provides insightful guidance. --Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis ***[A]n enlightening and inspiring account of how Orthodox rabbis responded to some of the unprecedented stresses of modernity.--Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks ***A clear...
Ebooks - 9781910383414 - $ 37.95
The Wars of the Lord
By Derek Taylor
Contributions by: Jonathan Sacks
Chief Rabbi Joseph Herman Hertz (1872-1946), perhaps Britain's greatest Chief Rabbi, led his community through two World Wars and was instrumental in the rescue of Jewish refugees from Nazism. He published many books and edited the seminal Hertz Chumash....
Ebooks - 9780853039198 - $ 84.95
The History of Jews' College and the London School of Jewish Studies
By Derek Taylor
Contributions by: Raymond Apple
Although Jews were readmitted to England in 1661, nearly 200 years later there was an election for Chief Rabbi where the short list of candidates were all German. Today the community takes...
Ebooks - 9781910383148 - $ 59.95
Encounters with Primo Levi
Edited by: Carole Angier
Contributions by: Nat Paterson
Primo Levi-chemist, Italian, Jew, survivor of Auschwitz-was one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. His masterpiece, If This Is a Man, is still one of the most widely read books on...
Ebooks - 9781910383452 - $ 74.95
Unresolved Issues in Modern Orthodoxy
Faith without Fear examines key unresolved philosophical, theological, and ideological issues in the Modern Orthodox Jewish world, including Modern Orthodoxy and Haredi Orthodoxy as competing heirs to the pre-modern Jewish tradition, the challenge to traditional faith posed by modern biblical scholarship, and...
Ebooks - 9780853039099 - $ 89.95
British Jewry's Military Contribution in the Second World War - New Edition
This newly updated book is a response to the oft-perpetrated myths of British Jewry's lack of fighting spirit and its...
Ebooks - 9781910383384 - $ 74.95