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Series Jewish Encounters

27 Works Popularity 4,810 (1,534 Members) 2,490 Books 53 Reviews 3.7
Abraham: The World's First (But Certainly Not Last) Jewish Lawyer (Jewish Encounters Series) by Alan M. Dershowitz 14 copies
Barney Ross by Douglas Century 42 copies, 1 review
Ben-Gurion: A Political Life (Jewish Encounters) by Shimon Peres 36 copies
Benjamin Disraeli by Adam Kirsch 66 copies, 1 review
Betraying Spinoza: The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity by Rebecca Goldstein 403 copies, 10 reviews
The Book of Job: When Bad Things Happened to a Good Person (Jewish Encounters) by Harold S. Kushner 59 copies
Burnt Books: Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav and Franz Kafka by Rodger Kamenetz 48 copies, 1 review
Chosen Capital: The Jewish Encounter with American Capitalism by Rebecca Kobrin 7 copies
The Eichmann Trial by Deborah E. Lipstadt 180 copies, 10 reviews
Emma Lazarus by Esther Schor 95 copies, 1 review
A Fine Romance: Jewish Songwriters, American Songs by David Lehman 48 copies
Hillel: If Not Now, When? by Joseph Telushkin 91 copies, 1 review
The Jewish Body by Melvin Konner 53 copies, 2 reviews
Jews and Power by Ruth R. Wisse 90 copies
The Life of David by Robert Pinsky 192 copies, 1 review
Maimonides by Sherwin B. Nuland 218 copies, 4 reviews
Marc Chagall by Jonathan Wilson 55 copies, 1 review
Menachem Begin: The Battle for Israel's Soul (Jewish Encounters Series) by Daniel Gordis 44 copies, 1 review
Rashi by Elie Wiesel 87 copies, 3 reviews
Resurrecting Hebrew (Jewish Encounters) by Ilan Stavans 70 copies, 3 reviews
The Rise of Abraham Cahan (Jewish Encounters Series) by Seth Lipsky 15 copies
Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza by Adina Hoffman 192 copies, 6 reviews
When General Grant Expelled the Jews by Jonathan D. Sarna 127 copies, 2 reviews
Where the Jews Aren't: The Sad and Absurd Story of Birobidzhan, Russia's Jewish Autonomous Region (Jewish Encounters Series) by Masha Gessen 59 copies, 2 reviews
The Wicked Son: Anti-Semitism, Self-hatred, and the Jews by David Mamet 116 copies, 1 review
The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye (Jewish Encounters) by Jeremy Dauber 29 copies, 1 review
Yehuda Halevi (Jewish Encounters) by Hillel Halkin 59 copies, 1 review

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Jewish Encounters is a collaboration between Schocken and Nextbook, a project devoted to the promotion of Jewish literature, culture, and ideas. (English, Unclassified)

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