Jewish & Yiddish history, religion and culture

By Book Beat

By Book Beat

Jewish & Yiddish history, religion and culture

The Elusive Purple Gang: Detroit's Kosher Nostra

Gregory A. Fournier


Revolutionary Yiddishland: A History of Jewish Radicalism

Sylvie Klingberg and Alain Brossat


The New Joys of Yiddish: Completely Updated (Updated)

Leo Rosten and Ro Blechman


Anne Frank: The Collected Works

Anne Frank


The Jew of New York

Ben Katchor


Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of Law

Chaim N. Saiman


The Instructions

Adam Levin


The Book Rescuer: How a Mensch from Massachusetts Saved...

Sue Macy and Stacy Innerst


The Hebrew Bible: A Translation with Commentary

Robert Alter


Hebrew/English Dictionary (Revised)

Ben Yehuda


Webster's New World Hebrew Dictionary

Hayim Baltsan


Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook: Third Edition

Gary D. Pratico and Miles V. Van Pelt


I and Thou

Martin Buber


Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

Paul Mendes-Flohr


The Letters of Martin Buber: A Life of Dialogue

Martin Buber


Jewish Writings

Hannah Arendt


The Guide for the Perplexed (Revised)

Moses Maimonides


Ethical Writings of Maimonides



Who Knew?!: Unusual Stories in Jewish History

Jack Cooper and Berel Wein


The Portable Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt


A History of Judaism

Martin Goodman


Yiddish Folktales

Beatrice Weinreich


Jewish Radicals: A Documentary Reader

Tony Michels


The Genius of Judaism

Bernard-Henri Lévy


The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English

Geza Vermes


Man's Search for Meaning

Viktor E. Frankl


In the Land of Israel

Amos Oz


Maus I & II Paperback Box Set

Art Spiegelman


Hazana: Jewish Vegetarian Cooking

Paola Gavin and Liz Catchpole


The Dairy Restaurant

Ben Katchor


Living My Life

Emma Goldman



Daniel Klein