Jewish Studies

  • 'Ask the Rabbi'

    'Ask the Rabbi'

    Questions and Answers on Judaism

    By Louis Jacobs

    The 'Ask the Rabbi' column in the Jewish Chronicle was an extremely popular weekly feature of the paper. During more than 25 years, over 1,000 lively questions and answers accumulated, of which this book is a selection arranged according to various themes. It...

    Cloth - 9780853033523 - $ 29.95

  • 'From One End of the Earth to the Other'

    'From One End of the Earth to the Other'

    The London Bet Din, 1805-1855, and the Jewish Convicts Transported to Australia

    By Jeremy I. Pfeffer

    The emancipation of the Jews of England was largely complete when George III came to the throne in 1760. Free to live how and where they wished, English Jews had been specifically exempted from the...

    Cloth - 9781845192938 - $ 74.95

  • 'From One End of the Earth to the Other'

    'From One End of the Earth to the Other'

    The London Bet Din, 1805-1855, and the Jewish Convicts Transported to Australia

    By Jeremy I. Pfeffer

    The emancipation of the Jews of England was largely complete when George III came to the throne in 1760. Free to live how and where they wished, English Jews had been specifically exempted from the...

    Paper - 9781845193669 - $ 44.95

  • 'Thank you for your business'

    'Thank you for your business'

    The Jewish Contribution to the British Economy

    By Derek Taylor

    Contributions by: Professor Andrew Godley

    Over the centuries, arguments have raged over whether or not Britain should be welcoming toward immigrants. This is a book about a tiny proportion of the immigrants to whom Britain did grant asylum, refuge, and liberty....

    Cloth - 9780853038535 - $ 74.95

  • 'Thank you for your business'

    'Thank you for your business'

    The Jewish Contribution to the British Economy

    By Derek Taylor

    Contributions by: Professor Andrew Godley

    Over the centuries, arguments have raged over whether or not Britain should be welcoming toward immigrants. This is a book about a tiny proportion of the immigrants to whom Britain did grant asylum, refuge, and liberty....

    Paper - 9780853039167 - $ 34.95

  • 1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    By Jeffrey M Cohen

    [from Chief Rabbi Professor Jonathan Sacks] Rabbi Cohen writes within a great tradition, bringing together Torah and chokmah, Jewish wisdom and the broad panoply of human knowledge, and finding in their interplay a never-ending source of deepened understanding. He is both sage and man of faith,...

    Cloth - 9780853038085 - $ 54.95

  • 1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    1001 Questions and Answers on Pesach

    By Jeffrey M Cohen

    [from Chief Rabbi Professor Jonathan Sacks] Rabbi Cohen writes within a great tradition, bringing together Torah and chokmah, Jewish wisdom and the broad panoply of human knowledge, and finding in their interplay a never-ending source of deepened understanding. He is both sage and man of faith,...

    Paper - 9780853038108 - $ 29.95

  • 250 Years of Convention and Contention

    250 Years of Convention and Contention

    A History of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, 1760-2010

    By Raphael Langham

    In November 1760, the leaders of the Bevis Marks synagogue in London established a committee to consider how the synagogue should pay homage to King George III, who had just ascended the throne. This committee evolved into...

    Cloth - 9780853039822 - $ 69.95

  • 500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    By Jeffrey M. Cohen

    This book is probably the most comprehensive and detailed treatment of the festival of Chanukah in the English language. It commences by placing the festival in its historical context by surveying the history of the Jewish people from Abraham until Alexander, and proceeds to explain the...

    Paper - 9780853036753 - $ 29.95

  • 500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    500 Questions and Answers on Chanukah

    By Jeffrey M. Cohen

    This book is probably the most comprehensive and detailed treatment of the festival of Chanukah in the English language. It commences by placing the festival in its historical context by surveying the history of the Jewish people from Abraham until Alexander, and proceeds to explain the...

    Cloth - 9780853036760 - $ 55.00