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A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

INDEX TO VOL. IV IV Marriage Rites, 138 Other  Ceremonies, 138 Cock, 138 The Cock in  Folk- Lore, 139 Cockatrice,  139 Codes, 139 Codicil, 139 Coele- Syria,  140 Coen, 140 Coen, Achille,  140 Coen, Benjamin Vitale,  140 Coen, Giuseppe, 141 Coen, Graziadio Vita Anania,  141 Coen, Jacob, 141 Coen, Jan Pieterszoon,  141 Coen, Josef di Michele,  141 Coen, Moses Vita, 142 Coen, Raffaelo Del Fu Vitale,  142 Coen- Cantarini,  142 Coffee, 142 Coffin, 142 Talmudic  Practise, 143 Method of Burial, 143 Customs,  143 Cohen, 144 Cohen, Abner,  145 Cohen, Abraham, 145 Cohen, Abraham, 145 Cohen, Alfred J., 145 Cohen, Anne-  Jean- Philippe-  Louis, de Vinken-hoef, 145 Cohen, Aristide Felix,  146 Cohen, Arthur, 146 Cohen, Benjamin Louis,  146 Cohen, Benoit, 146 Cohen, David, 146 Cohen, David de Lara,  147 Cohen, Edward,  147 Cohen, Elias, 147 Cohen, Ellen Gertrude,  147 Cohen, Emil Wilhelm,  147 Cohen, Francis, 148 Cohen, Francis Lyon,  148 Cohen, Halifa, 148 Cohen, Hayyim, 148 Cohen, Henri, 148 Cohen, Henry, 148 Cohen, Henry Emanuel,  148 Cohen, Hermann,  149 Cohen, Isaac, 149 Cohen, Jacob Raphael,  149 Cohen, Jacob da Silva Solis,  150 Cohen, Joseph, 150 Cohen, Josiah, 150 Cohen, Judah ben Isaac  ben Moses,  150 Cohen, Jules Emile David,  150 Cohen, J. I. De Lissa, 151 Cohen, Katherine M.,  151 Cohen, Léonce, 151 Cohen, Levi A., 151 Cohen, Levi Ali, 151 Cohen, Levy Barent,  151 Cohen, Lionel Louis, 152 Cohen, Louis Louis,  152 Cohen, Louis S., 152 Cohen, Menahem, 153 Cohen, Michel, 153 Cohen, Moses, 153 Cohen, Moses ben Eliezer,  153 Cohen, Nahum, 153 Cohen, Naphtali, 153 Cohen, Raphael, 154 Cohen, Shabbethai, 154 Cohen, Saul, 154 Cohen, Shalom ben  Jacob, 154 Cohen, Solomon  ben Eliezer Lipmann  of Lissa, 155 Cohen, Solomon  da Silva Solis, 155 Cohen, Uri ( Phoebus,  Feivus) ben Eliezer Liebermann, 155 Cohen- Carlos, David,  155 Cohen- Lipschütz, Ephraim,  155 Cohen- Tanugi, Judah b. Abraham,  155 Cohen- Yizhaki, Abraham,  156 Cohn, Adolphe,  156 Cohn, Albert, 156 Almoner of the Rothschild  Family, 156 In Algeria, 156 In the East, 157 Interview with the  Sultan, 157 Cohn, Bernard,  157 Cohn, Emil, 157 Cohn, Falk, 157 Cohn, Ferdinand Julius,  157 Cohn, Georg Ludwig,  158 Cohn, Gustav, 158 Cohn, Hermann L.,  159 Cohn, Lassar, 159 Cohn, Léon, 159 Cohn, Leopold, 160 Cohn, Ludwig Adolf,  160 Cohn, Martin, 160 Cohn ( Kohn), Meshullam  Solomon, 160 Cohn, Moritz, 160 Cohn, Oskar Justinus,  160 Cohn, Rudolf, 161 Cohn, Samuel, 161 Cohn, Solomon,  161 Cohn, Tobias, 161 Cohn, Toby, 162 Cohnfeld, Adalbert Dorotheus  Solomon, 163 Cohnheim, Julius, 163 Cohnheim, Paul, 163 Cohnstein, Isidor,  163 Coimbra, 164 Coin- Makers,  164 Coins, Coinage, 164 Colchester, 164 Colenso, John William,  164 Collar, 164 Colleges, Rabbinical,  165 Collins, Charlotte,  165 Colmar, 165 Persecutions,  165 Their Banishment of  1512, 166 Recent History, 166 Cologna, Abraham,  166 Cologne, 166 First Beginnings,  166 The First Crusade, 166 The Second Crusade, 167 Bishop Engelbert, 167 Cochin, Marriage Rites Cologne, Bishop EngelbertAac— Apo  | Apo— Ben | Ben— Cha | Cha— Dre | Dre— Goa  | God— Ist  | Ita— Leo  | Leo— Mor | Mor— Phi | Phi— Sam | Sam— Tal  | Tal— Zwe   P  a g   V  ie w Search  | F i n d  | H o m e | I n d e x   P  a g   V  ie w

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Violence and Defense in the Jewish Experience
Violence has always existed, and the Jews have been its victims for thousands of years in all parts of the world and in all periods of history. The book presents the fruits of the colloquium on Violence and Defense in Jewish History held in Tel-Aviv in 1974.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 9
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Blessed is the Match: The Story of Jewish Resistance
This book is a classic account of Jewish tragedy, faith, hope, and triumph. Published originally in 1947, it is one of the first works to deal with the horrors and the heroism of the Holocaust years.

The Jewish Community: Its History and Structure to the American Revolution. Vol.II.
The second volume of the work that is centered on the European Jewish community of the Middle Ages and early modern times. The author offers a comprehensive historical and sociological analysis of the Jewish communal evolution during the Emancipation era.

History of the Jews, Vol. 1: From the Earliest Period to the Death of Simon the Maccabee (135 B.C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The first volume covers the period from the entry of Israelite tribes into the land of Canaan to the settlement of the Judeans in Egypt.

The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 11
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

Luah Hashannah 5778
A guide to prayers, readings, laws, and customs for the synagogue and for the home

Studies in Bible II (Scripta Hierosolymitana, XXXI)
The seventeen articles in this collection, present a true sense of the Jerusalem School of Biblical scholarship with its commitment to united the unique heritage of Jewish learning with the methodology and accomplishments of modern biblical research.

Thesaurus of the Medieaval Hebrew Poetry, in 4 volumes
Lists 35,000 poems and prayers culled from printed and manuscript sources (many from Cairo Genizah) and their variations, i.e. almost every Hebrew poem and its variations composed after canonization of the Hebrew Bible until 18th c.e.... with listings of sacred poetry reaching into the 20th century.

The Jews of Charleston: A History of an American Jewish Community
The small group of Jewish inhabitants of Charles Town in South Carolina met in 1750 to organize themselves permanently into a religious community. This book tells that community's story down to the present day. It describes the process of adjustment both of the Jews and their religion.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): ESTHER
Extraodinary book which retained its freshness and technical insight after almost a century of existance.

USCJ eLuah 5776
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The Jews of Yugoslavia: A Quest for Community
This work is a pioneer study of a little-known part of the modern Jewish world that is at once unique and a microcosm of European Jewry as a whole. The story of the Jews of Yugoslavia can be seen as a quest for community, to forge a unity of communal purpose and endeavor.

BOOKS OF KINGS


JEWS, JUDAISM AND THE CLASSICAL WORLD
English edition of the work for which G. Alon received prestigious Israel Prize. Anyone interested in the origin of the modern Jewish law and the history of the Second Temple must read this book.

Folk-lore in the Old Testament: Studies in Comparative Religion Legend and Law. Vol. I
Many traces of the old modes of life and thought survive in the form of folklore. A few such relics of ruder times, as they are preserved like fossils in the Old Testament, are illustrated and explained by the author in this book. The first volume covers the folklore ranging from the creation of man to the heirship of Jacob.

Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica Vol.2
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Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica Vol.1
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Selected Poems of Jehudah Halevi
The gift of song, cherished and tended as it was by the Spanish Jews of the Middle Ages, reached its highest development in the poems of Jehudah Halevi. His love poems are made of dew and fire. But in his poems to Zion there is no such combination of a poet's ordinary artifices. It is his soul that is the instrument—and on his heartstrings is played the song of Israel's hope.

Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment: Their Confrontation in Galicia and Poland in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century
Mahler's masterful sociological study is drawn from a variety of sources, including some Polish archival material that was later destroyed by the Nazis. This classic work, originally published in both Yiddish and Hebrew, is a prime example of movements that shaped the spiritual and cultural life of modern Jewry.

The Bunker
The book tells a story of seven Jews who succeeded in escaping the massacre of Jews that followed the Warsaw uprising in 1944. From about September 1944 until January 1945 the author lived with six others in a bunker under inconceivable conditions. Yet they survived. How they managed this is told in The Bunker.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Amos and Hosea
The author has taken up in connection with the first two of the immortal Twelve, many questions that concern just as closely the prophetic books. It is especially felt in the Introduction; in fact Harper's introduction to Amos and Hosea is really an introduction to Prophecy as such.

Legends of the Bible
This is storytelling with a grain of salt and a lot of wit; tales springing from the antiquity of oral tradition, told with sheer delight in the glory of a book transformed by a hundred generations whose daily thoughts and deeds were transformed by The Book.

Studies in Jewish Education XIII: Modes of Educational Translation
This volume is concerned with the possibility of “translating” insights derived from areas of knowledge sometimes thought to be outside the purview of education – to issues and problems on the agenda of educational thinkers, researchers and practitioners.

Don Isaac Abravanel: Statesman and Philosopher
The story of an extraordinary personality in the history of the Jewish people. Abravanel symbolizes a life of a true son of G-d s chosen people.

History of the Jews, Vol. 2: From the Reign of Hyrcanus (135 B.C.E.) to the Completion of the Babylonian Talmud (500 C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The second volume covers the period from the reign of Hyrcanus to the completion of the Babylonian Talmud.

Blessed is the Match: The Story of Jewish Resistance
This book is a classic account of Jewish tragedy, faith, hope, and triumph. Published originally in 1947, it is one of the first works to deal with the horrors and the heroism of the Holocaust years.

The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 12
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): ESTHER
Extraodinary book which retained its freshness and technical insight after almost a century of existance.

History of the Jews in Russia and Poland, Vol. 3: From the Accession of Nicholas II until 1916. Bibliography and Index.
A History of the Jews in Russia and Poland from the pen of S. M. Dubnow (based upon a work in Russian which was especially prepared for JPS) needs neither justification nor recommendation. The work is divided into thee volumes. The third and concluding volume deals with the reign of Nicholas II., the last of the Romanovs, and also contains the bibliographical apparatus, the maps, the index, and other supplementary material.

The Book of Pogroms (in Russian)
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ALTJÜDISCHE DENKMÄLER AUS DER KRIM


By Design: science search for God
The book introduces and summarizes two contemporary movements science and religion dialogue and intelligent design . After reading By Design we understand how what was once a battleground between God and science can now become a meeting ground.

Pirke de-Rabbi Eliezer
Kabbalistic midrashic work on Genesis, part of Exodus, and a few sentences of Numbers ascribed to R. Eliezer b. Hyrcanus.

THE BOOK OF JUDGES


Studies in Jewish Education VI: Teaching Jewish Values
The emphasis of this volume is on teaching of Jewish values and the development of the curriculum.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Psalms (in 2 volumes)
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Jerusalem Curiosities
This volume not only seeks to provide pleasurable reading but also enables the reader to grasp Jerusalem's unique role in the history of mankind. Those who read this book will encounter Jerusalem with eyes that see and hearts that understand.

Volume 4, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

Tractate Bava Basra I: Commentary and Study Guide
The third of the three Talmudic tractates of the order Neziḳin, dealing with man's responsibilities and rights as the owner of property, of a house or field. The tractate is divided into ten chapters, the contents of which may be described as follows: (1) Regulations relating to property held by more than one owner (ch. i.); (2) responsibilities of an owner of property with regard to that of his neighbor (ch. ii.); (3) established rights of ownership and rights connected with property

Studies in Mishnaic Hebrew (Scripta Hierosolymitana, XXXVII)
The twenty-two articles in this collection represent the latest results of the research into Mishnaic Hebrew that is conducted in Israel.

Rabad of Posquieres: A Twelfth-Century Talmudist
This biographical treatise captures the personality of Rabbad of Posquieres or Rabbi Abraham ben David – one of the most creative talmudic scholars of the twelfth century, chronicles his role in the intellectual history of the Jews in southern France during the twelfth century, and outlines his influence on subsequent generations.

JPS Torah Commentary: Deuteronomy
The fifth and final JPS commentary on the last book of the Torah.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 12
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

The Anti-Chomsky Reader
Provocative essays that analyze Noam Chomsky's intellectual and political career: coverage includes Chomsky's contribution to linguistics, his hatred of Israel, gloating reaction to the September 11 attacks, as well as his collaboration with Holocaust revisionists, apologies Pol Pot, and others.

What is Jewish Literature?
What Is Jewish Literature? is a richly thoughtful analysis and comprehensive overview of what defines Jewish literature. It is an international collection, an enduring contribution to the literary resource for the those who strive to appreciate, evaluate, and understand the varied riches of Jewish writing.

Islam Unveiled
In Islam Unveiled, Robert Spencer dares to face the hard questions about what the Islamic religion actually teaches — and the potentially ominous implications of those teachings for the future of both the Muslim world and the West.

A Grammar of Samaritan Hebrew
The importance of the Samaritan pronunciation of Hebrew has gained wide acceptance as essential for reaching a correct understanding of the processes that affected the development of the Hebrew language in the late second temple period.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 6
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Esther's Plea
A facinated exploration of the tie-in between hallachic decision making process and politics through the analysis of the disputes of R. Yehoshua and R. Elazar haModi'in in Tractate Megillah.