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Contains over 600 color maps and illustrations and an author­
itative text setting the Bible in its full context.
SOCIAL STUDIES
A
b r a m s o n
, G
l e n d a
,
ed.
The Blackwell companion to Jewish culture from the
eighteenth century to the present.
Oxford, B. Blackwell, 1988. 500 p.
C
o h n
- S
h e r b o c k
, D
a n
.
The Jewish heritage.
Oxford, B. Blackwell, 1988
224
p.
F
i s h m a n
, W
i l l i a m
J.
East End: 1888.
London, Duckworth, 1987. 250
P-
H
a l e v i
, I
l a n
.
A history o f the Jews: Ancient and modern.
T r . by A . M.
Berrett. London, Zed Books, 1987. 258 p.
H
i l l e l
, S
h l o m o
.
Operation Babylon.
London, Collins, 1988. 288
p.
Account o f the Knesset Speaker’s leading role in rescuing some
120,000 Iraqi Jews forty years ago.
O
x a a l
, I
v a r
, M
i c h a e l
P
o l l a k
and
G
e r h a r d
B
o t z
,
eds.
Jews,
antisemitism and culture in Vienna.
London, Routledge
8c
Kegan Paul,
1987. 314 p.
P
a r f i t t
, T
u d o r
.
The thirteenth gate: Travels among the lost tribes o f Israel.
London, Weidenfeld
8c
Nicolson, 1987. 176 p.
P
i n k u s
, B
e n j a m i n
The Jews of the Soviet Union: A history o f a national
minority.
Cambridge, Cambridge Univ. Press, 1988. 468 p.
Polin. A journal o f Polish-Jewish studies.
Vol. 2. Oxford, B. Blackwell
for the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies, 1987. 484 p.
R
a y n e r
, J
o h n
D .
and
D
a v i d
J. G
o l d b e r g
.
The Jewish people: Their his­
tory, literature and religion.
London, Viking, 1987. 416 p.
F ICT ION
A
l l e n
, J
i m
.
Perdition: A play in two acts.
London, Ithaca Press, 1987.
152 p.
Based loosely on the Kastner affair and the controversy sur­
rounding the fate o f Hungarian Jews during the Second World
War. This play caused a furore amongst the Jewish community
when the author tried to have it performed in a London theatre.
It was considered to be anti-Semitic.
A
m i r
, E
l i
.
Scapegoat.
T r . from the Hebrew by D. Bilu. London,
Weidenfeld
8c
Nicolson, 1987. 218 p.
A
p p e l f e l d
, A
h a r o n
.
Age o f wonder.
T r . from the Hebrew. London,
Weidenfeld
8c
Nicolson, 1987. 208 p.
A story o f pre-war Austria falling to pieces under the force o f
antisemitism.
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