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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
Work deals with the ways in which the conception of Jews as
a covenantal people has been influenced by liberalism, rationalism
and other ideologies of the enlightenment era.
A l e x a n d e r , S i d n e y .
Marc Chagall; an intimate biography.
New York, Par­
agon, 1989. 526 p.
1st paperback ed.
A p p l em a n - J u r m a n , A l i c i a .
Alicia: my story.
New York, Bantam, 1988.
356 p.
Memoir of author’s experiences during the Holocaust.
A s h m a n , C h a r l e s
and
W a g m a n , R o b e r t
J.
The Nazi hunters: the shocking
true story of the continuing search fo r Nazi war criminals.
New York,
Pharos Books, 1988. 319 p.
Ashkenaz: The German Jewish Heritage.
Ed. by Gertrude Hirschler. New
York, Yeshiva University Museum, 1988. 339 p.
A portrait of German Jewry based on the 1986-87 exhibition
of the Ashkenaz tradition produced by the Museum.
B a c k a l e n i c k , I r e n e .
East Side story: ten years with the Jewish Repertory
Theatre.
Lanham, MD, University Press of America, 1988. 197 p.
B a d e r , G e r s h o m .
The encyclopedia of Talmudic sages.
Tr. from the Yid­
dish by Solomon Katz. Northvale, NJ, Jason Aronson, 1988. 876
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Ninety biographies of the sages of rabbinic Judaism, a reference
work originally published in English in 1940 as “Jewish spiritual
heroes.”
B a i l e y , L l o y d B .
Noah; the person and the story in history and traditions.
Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina Press, 1989. 244 p.
Focusing on Noah, work seeks to discern what ancient writers
believed about the deity.
B a r - K o c h v a , B e z a l e l .
Judas Maccabaeus: the Jewish struggle against the
Seleucids.
New York, Cambridge University Press, 1989. 672 p.
Record of battles fought between 166 and 160 B.C.E.
B e a l l , T o d d S
.Josephus' description of the Essenes illustrated by the Dead
Sea scrolls.
New York, Cambridge University Press, 1988. 200 p.
B e n - T o v , A r i e h .
Facing the Holocaust in Budapest: the International Com­
mittee of the Red Cross and the Jews in Hungary, 1943-1945.
Boston,
M. Nijhoff, 1988. 492 p.
B e r g ,
A.
S c o t t .
Goldwyn; a biography.
New York, Knopf, 1989. 579
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Biography of the renowned film producer, “founder” of Hol­
lywood and leading exponent of its phenomenal growth as capital
of the film industry.
B i c k e r m a n , E l i a s
J.
The Jews in the Greek age.
New York, Harvard
University Press, 1988. 338 p.