Jewish Interest

So We Live: The Novels of Alexander Baron

edited by Andrew Whitehead, Ken Worpole, Susie Thomas

The novelist Alexander Baron (1917-1999) was born into a working class Jewish home in Hackney, joined the Communist Party as a young man, sa …

Forthcoming (Due: June 2019)
ISBN: 9781910170618


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Minnie Lansbury: Suffragette, Socialist, Rebel Councillor

by Janine Booth

This is a story of a remarkable young woman who became a popular champion and whose tragically early death broke the hearts of her family, f …

Available (Published: November 2018)
ISBN: 9781910170557


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Are You Still Circumcised? East End Memories

by Harold Rosen

A collection of autobiographical stories about growing up in the Jewish East End in the 1930s, bringing to life an immigrant generation’s ab …

Available (Published: October 2016)
ISBN: 9781910170373


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Tarzan and the Blackshirts

by Andy Croft

Sam and Alf are friends. Even though they are only 14, they work together for 60 hours a week. This is London’s East End in the 1930s, and i …

Available (Published: October 2016)
ISBN: 9781910170397


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That Precious Strand of Jewishness that Challenges Authority

by Leon Rosselson

“For my parents and grandparents, Jewish identity, in religion, culture and language, was a given. Not so for me. I’m not religious, not a Z …

Available (Published: March 2016)
ISBN: 9781910170335


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The Current Status of Jerusalem

by Edward Said

“… I do not think there can be real peace except between equals, between two peoples who together decide consciously and deliberately to s …

Available (Published: January 2015)
ISBN: 9781910170083


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From Revolution to Repression: Soviet Yiddish Writing 1917-1952

by Joseph Sherman

Introduced by Gennady Estraikh (New York University) Features original illustrations by Marc Chagall. The thirty years between the Russian R …

Available (Published: August 2012)
ISBN: 9781907869570


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Battle for the East End: Jewish Responses to Fascism in the 1930s

by David Rosenberg

Throughout the 1930s, Oswald Mosley’s Blackshirts increased their campaign against the Jewish community, particularly in London’s East End. …

Available (Published: October 2011)
ISBN: 9781907869181


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40 Years in the Wilderness – A tour of Israeli settlements in occupied land

by Josh Freedman Berthoud, Seth Freedman

The Israeli settlements are one of the most contentious issues – if not the most contentious issue – in the Middle East. President Obama cal …

Available (Published: April 2010)
ISBN: 9781905512904


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Camp Shatila

by Peter Mortimer

Travel writer Peter Mortimer reports on Shatila, the Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon – scene of the Shatila massacre of 1982, now home t …

Available (Published: September 2009)
ISBN: 9781905512805


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