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JEWISH HISTORY.

JEWISH HISTORY.

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1 ANGEL, MARC D. Voices In Exile: A Study In Sephardic Intellectual History.
KTAV, Hoboken in association with Sephardic House, New York: 1991. 0881253707 / 9780881253702 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A comprehensive study of the intellectual and spiritual life of Sephardic intellectuals from Turkey, the Balkans, Israel, North Africa, Europe and the New World from the period of the Spanish expulsion to the first half of the twentieth century. The book deals with such issues as theodicy, human responsibility, the relationship of halakhah and kabbalah, rationalism and fundamentalism It provides insight into major currents and trends within the Spanish-speaking Sephardic communities. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.28 USD
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2 ARIS, STEPHEN. But There Are No Jews In England.
Stein and Day, New York: 1971. 0812813987 / 9780812813982 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. DJ has chips and tears. 
A study of the phenomenon of Jews on the English business scene, primarily since the late 19th century. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.91 USD
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3 ARONSTAM, NOAH E. Lost Nation.
Behrman's Jewish Book House. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. Library discard. There are stains to the covers. 

Price: 47.50 USD
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4 AUSUBEL, NATHAN. Pictorial History Of The Jewish People From Bible Times To Our Our Own Day Throughout The World.
Crown Publishers, New York: 1970. Twenty-second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 33.01 USD
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5 BAHAT, DAN (EDITOR). Twenty Centuries Of Jewish Life In The Holy Land: The Forgotten Generations.
The Israel Economist, Jerusalem: 1976. s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 10.69 USD
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6 BAR-KOCHVA, BEZALEL. Judas Maccabaeus: The Jewish Struggle Against The Seleucids.
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2002. 0521016835 / 9780521016834 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
An account of the battles fought by Judas Maccabeus between 166 and 160 B.C. against the forces of the Seleucids during the revolt of the Jews against domination by the Seleucid empire. It reexamines the accepted assessments of Judas Maccabeus' activities and achievements and seeks to reconstruct the course of the military and political events of his time. Part I examines the composition and strength of the armies on both sides, their armaments and operating methods, and discusses the extent of Judas Maccabeus' success. Following an introduction evaluating the Jewish writings from all points of view, Part II gives detailed accounts of the battles, including the terrain and the tactics employed, analysing and commenting on the relevant narratives from the Book of Maccabees. Numerous appendices discuss individual problems vital to the reconstruction of the historical developments. The contents of this book is as follows: List of illustrations; Transliteration of Hebrew; Acknowledgements; Prologue; Part I. Historical Evaluation: 1. Introduction; 2. The number of combatants on each side; 3. The armament and tactical composition of the Jewish army; 4. The ethnic origin and fighting capability of the Seleucid phalanx; 5. The Seleucid army and mountain warfare; 6. The military achievements of the Jewish forces; 7. The battlefields, tactics and leadership of Judas Maccabaeus; Part II. Accounts of the Battles: Introduction, Text and Commentary: 8. The sources: their date, provenance and characteristics; 9. The beginning of the Revolt and the battle against Apollonius; 10. The ambush for Seron at the Beth Horon Ascent; 11. The ceremony at Mizpah and the Ammaus campaign; 12. Lysias' first expedition and the raid near Beth Zur; 13. Lysias' second expedition and the battle at Beth Zacharia; 14. The negotiations with Nicanor and the encounter at Kafar Salama; 15. The battle of Adasa and Nicanor Day; 16. Bacchides' second expedition and the battle of Elasa; Conclusion; Appendices; Excursus; Plates; Abbreviations; References; Indexe locorum; general index; Index of Greek terms; Index of Hebrew words and phrases. 
Price: 90.25 USD
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7 BARON, SALO W. (EDITOR). The Jewish People: Past And Present, Volume III.
Jewish Encyclopedic Handbooks, Inc., New York: 1955. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents the various aspects of the Jewish population in the United States, that is to say, its activities in diverse fields- religious, cultural, socioeconomic, natural-during the past three hundred years. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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8 BARON, SALO W. (EDITOR). The Jewish People: Past And Present, Volume Iv.
Jewish Encyclopedic Handbooks, Inc., New York: 1955. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Presents the various aspects of the Jewish population in the United States, that is to say, its activities in diverse fields- religious, cultural, socioeconomic, natural-during the past three hundred years. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.51 USD
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9 BARON, SALO W.; COHEN, GERSON D.; HALKIN, ABRAHAM S.; KAUFMANN, YEHEZKEL; MARCUS, RALPH; ROTH, CECIL; SCHWARZ, LEO W.(EDITOR). Great Ages And Ideas Of The Jewish People.
Random House, New York: 1956. First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 22.56 USD
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10 BARON, SALO WITTMAYER. A Social And Religious History Of The Jews - Ancient Times: Volumes I - II - Volume I - To The Beginning Of The Christian Era.
Columbia University Press, New York / The Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia: 1952. 0231088388 / 9780231088381 Second Edition, Revised and Enlarged. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
As Baron indicates in his Preface, so much new information had come to light since the first publication of this work decades earlier, that numerous revisions were in order. 
Price: 112.77 USD
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11 BAUM, CHARLOTTE, HYMAN, PAULA, AND MICHEL, SONYA. The Jewish Woman In America.
New American Library, New York: 1977. 0452251591 / 9780452251595 Reprint. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Considers the religious, historical, economic, political, and social life of Jewish women from the early 19th century up to recent times. 8 pages of black & white photos and an index. 
Price: 13.06 USD
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12 BAUM, CHARLOTTE, HYMAN, PAULA, AND MICHEL, SONYA. The Jewish Woman In America.
New American Library, New York: 1977. 0452251591 / 9780452251595 Reprint edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Considers the religious, historical, economic, political, and social life of Jewish women from the early 19th century up to recent times. 8 pages of black & white photos and an index. 
Price: 13.30 USD
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13 BERNHEIM, ISAAC; LOVITCH, RABBI MEYER (PREFACE). History Of The Settlement Of Jews In Paducah And The Lower Ohio Valley.
Temple Israel, Paducah: July, 1912. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading Copy. Cover is worn. Library discard. 
Addresses the history of the Jewish congregation of Paducah and the Jewish communities along the Lower Ohio Valley. The various sections entitled, "The Early Days," "Paducah: A Sanctuary of Israel," "The Beginning of Communal Life," "A Jewish War-Time Hero," "Peace and Prosperity," "A House of Worship at Last." 
Price: 183.83 USD
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14 BLANDFORD, BENJAMIN W. Off The Capes Of Delaware: Tales Of American Jewish Pioneers And Patriots.
The Riverdale Press, Cincinnati: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 15.20 USD
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15 BROWNE, LEWIS Stranger Than Fiction: A Short History Of The Jews From The Earliest Times To The Present Day.
Macmillan, New York: 1927. Reprint. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Spine is worn and the front endpaper is cracked. 
A popularized history of the Jewish people with fifty "animated" maps by the author giving a pictorial history of centuries of wandering. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.94 USD
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16 BUBER, MARTIN. On Zion: The History Of An Idea.
Schocken Books, New York: 1975. 0805234853 / 9780805234855 Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 

Price: 47.03 USD
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17 CASTELLO, ELENA MARIA; KAPON, URIEL MACIAS. The Jews And Europe: 2,000 Years Of History.
Henry Holt and Company, New York: 1994. 0805035265 / 9780805035261 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 42.28 USD
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18 CASTELLO, ELENA MARIA; KAPON, URIEL MACIAS. The Jews And Europe: 2,000 Years Of History.
Henry Holt and Company, New York: 1994. 0805035265 / 9780805035261 First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 46.79 USD
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19 CHAIKIN, MIRIAM. The Seventh Day: The Story Of The Jewish Sabbath.
Doubleday & Company, Garden City: 1980. 0385149190 / 9780385149198 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 23.51 USD
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20 CHRISTMAN, HENRY M. (EDITOR). The State Papers Of Levi Eshkol.
Funk & Wagnalls, New York: 1969. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 19.95 USD
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