web analytics
July 22, 2014 / 24 Tammuz, 5774
Israel at War: Operation Protective Edge
 
 
At a Glance
Sections
Home » Sections » Books »
071814 FINAL
click for
eEdition
Amazing Technology and Feeling a Rocket Attack First-Hand
 
1 MIA as IDF Names 6 Additional Members of the Golani 13

July 22, 2014 - 10:48 AM
 
Morning Rocket Barrage on Tel Aviv / Gush Dan, Rocket Hits Yehud

July 22, 2014 - 10:21 AM
 
Day 15 of Operation ‘Protective Edge’ – IDF Continues to Eradicate Terror Infrastructure in Gaza

July 22, 2014 - 9:32 AM
 
Two Soldiers Killed Overnight, Launchers Found Embedded Next to School

July 22, 2014 - 9:19 AM
 
Turkey Declares 3 Days of Mourning for Gaza

July 22, 2014 - 9:06 AM
 
Hey You in Washington! This is What Life in Israel is Like.

July 22, 2014 - 8:20 AM
 
20,000 Escort Sean Carmeli to Final Resting Place

July 22, 2014 - 1:47 AM
 
Israeli Severely Injured in Drive-By Shooting

July 22, 2014 - 1:26 AM
 
US Secy Kerry in Cairo to Push Israel for Ceasefire w/ Hamas

July 22, 2014 - 12:33 AM
 
IDF Releases Name of 7 Soldiers Killed Today

July 21, 2014 - 11:08 PM
 
7 IDF Soldiers Killed Today in Battles

July 21, 2014 - 8:07 PM
 
Abu Mazen, Mashal Meet in Qatar

July 21, 2014 - 6:51 PM
 
IDF Southern Commander: Tunnels are Existential Threat

July 21, 2014 - 6:49 PM
 
Breaking News: Additional Security Breach

July 21, 2014 - 6:12 PM
 
Palestinian Protesters Aren’t ‘anti-Semitic.’ They Just Hate Jews.

July 21, 2014 - 5:43 PM
 
PM Netanyahu: “The Operation Will Be Expanded Until the Goal is Achieved”

July 21, 2014 - 4:12 PM
 
Rwanda Foreign Minister Visits Ashkelon

July 21, 2014 - 4:02 PM
 
IDF Chiefs Brief Netanyahu in South

July 21, 2014 - 3:36 PM
 
Israeli Christian Leader: “We Must Unite Against Terror”

July 21, 2014 - 3:13 PM
 
Israeli Christian Leader to Ambassadors: “We Must Unite Against Terror”

July 21, 2014 - 2:50 PM
Sponsored Post
IDC Advocacy Room IDC Fights War on Another Front

Student Union opens ‘hasbara’ room in effort to fill public diplomacy vacuum.



Books
 

Posted on: March 31st, 2004

SectionsBooks

This is a fascinating sefer - seemingly simple, with answers easy enough for small children to understand and yet containing explanations to conundrums that have puzzled many for generations.

 

Posted on: March 3rd, 2004

SectionsBooks

Imagine what it would feel like to discover, as an adult, that your own mother was a cold-blooded concentration-camp guard who participated even in the killing of babies in their mothers' arms?

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2004

SectionsBooks

There is currently a major retrospective of the works of Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn at the Fine Arts Museum in Boston.

 

Posted on: February 11th, 2004

SectionsBooks

Not everyone who imagines what Moshe Rabbeinu might have thought as he carried the Tablets down the mountain visualizes this scene in the humorous vein of a Mel Brooks.

 

Posted on: January 7th, 2004

SectionsBooks

The Heretic is a history of the early beginnings of the Spanish Inquisition in novelized form - a breathtaking tour de force that is both historically accurate and unusually entertaining, so that one can almost finish the nearly 400 pages in just two or three sittings.

 

Posted on: January 1st, 2004

SectionsBooks

This intriguing volume is really three books in one.

 

Posted on: January 1st, 2004

SectionsBooks

In every generation there rises a Haman, son of Amalek. During the 20th century there were at least two in the United States: Henry Ford and Charles Lindbergh.

 

Posted on: December 24th, 2003

SectionsBooks

This is everything a children's book should be: exciting, colorful, and easy to read.

 

Posted on: December 3rd, 2003

SectionsBooks

There are moments in time that define an era, and for New York's ethnic communities of African-Americans and Jews that moment came on May 9th, 1968, when Fred Nauman, a junior high school teacher in the Ocean Hill-Brownsville area of Brooklyn and 18 other educators received letters telling them that the predominantly African-American local school district had fired them.

 

Posted on: October 31st, 2003

SectionsBooks

An old Native American expression admonishes us to "Never judge a man until you walk a mile in his moccasins."

 

Posted on: October 24th, 2003

SectionsBooks

Do we say the Kaddish to honor our lost ones, to satisfy our own innate yearnings, or to teach the next generation?

 

Posted on: October 10th, 2003

SectionsBooks

My cousin Phil, of Los Angeles, once told me - what I consider an apocryphal story - that during the Korean War, when he was stationed in Hong Kong, he was seeking a synagogue for Friday evening services and was told to go to a small shul atop a hill.

 

Posted on: September 19th, 2003

SectionsBooks

You probably know or perhaps are a single Jewish adult who needs this book, and here it is. Popular author Lisa Aiken examines the range of issues plaguing the aging Jewish singles community and she presents the solutions to them.

 

Posted on: September 5th, 2003

SectionsBooks

Presenting this subject from a positive point of view in The Jewish Press is akin to 'preaching to the choir,' but Prof. Dershowitz brings his many years of legal training and expertise - and a lifetime of involvement with the Zionist cause - to bear on the subject.

 

Posted on: August 22nd, 2003

SectionsBooks

Europe had its royalty, its nobility... and its Rothschilds.

 

Posted on: August 1st, 2003

SectionsBooks

The sub-title is of The Miracle of the Seventh Day is A Guide to the Spiritual Meaning, Significance and Weekly Practice of the Jewish Sabbath, written by Rabbi Steinsaltz, a leader among the activists of the Kiruv movement, this very attractively published volume is designed to be a working tool toward assisting the newly initiated toward understanding the hidden meanings of prayer.

 

Posted on: July 26th, 2003

SectionsBooks

There may be some who would wish this book, and this subject matter, to not be discussed at all; to shove it back into some secret corner whence it came. "Don't air dirty linen in public!"

 

Posted on: July 11th, 2003

SectionsBooks

Prof. Benny Morris, who currently instructs at Ben-Gurian University in Israel, has written an interesting history of General Sir John Glubb, the last British pro-Consul in the Mid-East, who served as commander of Trans Jordan's 'Arab Legion' before, during and immediately following the 1948 Israel War of Independence through the 1956 Suez crisis.

 

Posted on: June 27th, 2003

SectionsBooks

Hear Deeply Strugglers with the Infinite Oh, Infinite, What Was, What Is and Whatever Will Be Our Power in the natural world Infinite, What Was, What Is and Whatever Will B One, Absolute Oneness, Perfect Unity.

 

Posted on: June 27th, 2003

SectionsBooks

Willard Gaylin, M.D., a prominent psychotherapist and psychoanalyst, as well as Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, has written one of the most important recent books dealing with the etiology of all kinds of hatred, including those that are purely personal, and that may have actual meaning, of the person who hates, as well as those derived from delusional thought, including (but certainly not limited to), anti-Semitism.

Page 22 of 56« First...10...2021222324...304050...Last »

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/sections/books/book-reviews/a-sefer-with-a-difference-2/2011/04/14/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: