Tablet Magazine's List of 101 Great Jewish Books

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Tablet Magazine's list, at http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/books/145840/101-great-jewish-books. Note: This list is heavily -- if not disproportionately -- male, Ashkenazi (European), and New York-centric. It includes few books by or about women or Sephardic (Spanish/Portuguese) or Mizrahi (Middle Eastern) Jews.
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aulsmith: The series as a whole says more about Jewish humanism than the first book by itself.
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