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Israeli Painting

by Ronald Fuhrer Includes 237 full-color illustrations. Presents a vivid portrait of the work of outstanding Israeli artists of the twentieth century and is a collection which is exceptionally rich in innovation and quality. 10 X 12. Publisher: Penguin Putnam

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Jerusalem Stone & Spirit

3000 Years of History and Artby Dan Bahat and Shalom Sabar This beautiful volume offers a view of the city in a blend of history and visual images. The sanctified sites of the city, its personages, and its landscapes have captivated the imagination of artists over the centuries - and, as in every culture, the […]

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Jewish Holy Sites and Tombs in Eretz Israel

by Menachem Michelson and Moshe Milner and Yehuda Salomon This handsome volume contains the wonderful story of the Jewish holy sites throughout Eretz Israel, sketching the lives of important figures throughout the ages: our Biblical ancestors, the prophets, kings, Talmudic tannaim and amoraim, and scholars from later centuries. In word and deed they served as […]

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Love of the Land Vol. 1

by Rabbi Mendel Weinbach Is there a Jew anywhere in the world who does not harbor in his heart a genuine love of the Land called Eretz Yisrael? The first volume in a series, this beautifully designed full color deluxe coffee-table-size book uses stunning photography and selections from Torah and historical sources to capture the […]

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Painting the Holy Land

In the Nineteenth Centuryby Prof. Yehoshua Ben-Arieh A fascinating collection of unique works of art, executed in the diverse styles of nineteenth-century painting. Around these reproductions, many in color, is reconstructed the story of the artists who produced them, who came from many European countries and from North America. The result is an important and […]

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Off the Beaten Track in Israel

A Guide to Beautiful Placesby Ori Devir Describes about one hundred sites to visit throughout Israel. Contains color photographs, maps, and clear instructions for reaching the described locations. Most of the sites are away from main routes. Some can be reached by car, others require a short walk. These include archaeological and historical sites as […]

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Picturing Jerusalem

James Graham and Mendel Diness, Photographersby Nissan N. Perez The story of the photographers James Graham and Mendel Diness takes place in Jerusalem in the middle of the 19th century C.E., against many backdrops: the unfolding of events in the entire region, the West’s relationship with the Holy Land and the Holy City, cultural and […]

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Panoramic Israel 360

Israel 360by Aviad KleinbergIllustrated by: Ofek Aerial Photography Ltd The Land of Israel never stands still. From hour to hour, from day to day, from season to season and from generation to generation it transforms itself and those who live in it. Panoramic Israel includes photographs from all over Israel. It starts in Eilat, moves […]

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Take Me to the Holy Land

A Youngsters Tour of Eretz Yisraelby Tsivia Yanofsky Ages 8-11 Someday my little children will want to go to Eretz Yisrael. What would I show them and how would I explain its history to them? Mrs. Tsivia Yanofsky asked herself that question and decided to share her answers with the rest of us in this […]

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The Botanist’s Brush

Shmuel Charuvi’s Drawings for the Hareuveni ‘Floral Treasury of the Land of Israel’Edited by Tamar Manor-Friedman Between 1923 and 1927 the artist Shmuel Charuvi prepared a series of botanical drawings for an encyclopedia of plant life in the Land of Israel envisioned by the early botanists of the Zionist community, Ephraim and Hannah Hareuveni. Although […]

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Testaments of Israel

Words of Yesterday - Images of Todayby John Wagner Testaments of Israel is unique in that it is the first book of its kind to feature contemporary photographs of modern Israel which, juxtaposed with biblical quotes, offer a fresh perspective to the ancient writings. As such, Testaments of Israel forms the perfect gift for someone […]

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The Changing Land

Between the Jordan and the Sea: Aerial Photographs from 1917 to the Presentby Benjamin Z. Kedar A photographic illustration of topographic changes in Israel in the twentieth century.(209 Pages) ‘…of the history of the Land of Israel in the twentieth century through aerial photographs, an amazing medium that presents a view both comprehensive and detailed. […]

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The Ethiopian Jews of Israel

Personal Stories of Life in the Promised Landby Len Lyons, PhD.Illustrated by: Ilan Ossendryver The dramatic and inspiring stories of Ethiopian Jews struggling to become Ethiopian Israelis. In 1977 there were about one hundred Ethiopian Jews in Israel; now there are more than one hundred thousand. Their exodus from their native land and their mass […]

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The Jews of Yemen, The Last Generation

Zion Ozeri, premiere Israeli photographer presents…by Zion OzeriIllustrated by: Zion Ozeri Ziion Ozeri was born in 1951 to a Yemenite family that had come to Israel two years earlier in ‘Operation Magic Carpet.’ Here he returns to his roots — both the Yemenite Jews of Israel and the remaining Jews of Yemen. These 138 photographs […]

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The Israel Museum Jerusalem

The splendors of this great encyclopedic museum are now displayed in 300 full-color reproductions, accompanied by in-depth commentaries by its curators.(320 Pages) 9.5′x11.25′ Publisher: HNA Books, 2005

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The Secrets of Jerusalem

by Tzvia Dobrish-FriedIllustrated by: Uriel MessaTranslated by: Barry Davis The familiar Jerusalem — the above ground city and the subterranean one, the international and multicultural Jerusalem, the city we think we all know and whose images are known around the world — never fails to surprise. This potpourri of the sacred and the secular, the […]

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The Light Of The Temple

Art - History - Serviceby Temple Institute Publications containing colorful illustrations and in-depth explanations bring the world of the Temple to life. the Dvir Yeshiva High School for Judaica Arts educates up-and-coming artist and musicians in the Temple spirit. 8.5′x13.5′ Publisher: Haderet

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The Wine Route of Israel

by Yaron Goldfisher and Eliezer Sacks The Wine Route of Israel provides its readers with a panoramic and comprehensive overview of Israel’s wineries, wine history over generations, growing regions and vineyards. Filled with hundreds of lush and intriguing photographs, this book is a delight for the wine connoisseur, novice, or anyone interested in the beauty […]

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Touching the Stones of Our Heritage

The Western Wall Tunnelsby Dan Bahat Throughout the 2,000 years since the Holy Temple that stood in Jerusalem was destroyed, the Western Wall has stood as the prime symbol of Jewish yearning. Today, more than 50 years since the restoration of Jewish sovereignty, the Wall remains an intense expression of national pride and of the […]

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A Living Lens

Photographs of Jewish Life from the Pages of the ForwardEdited by Alana Newhouse The finest photographic account of Jewish life in America. This extraordinary volume features classic photographs of the history one has learned to associate with The Forward Lower East Side pushcarts, Yiddish theater, labor rallies along with gems no one would expect. The […]

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Where Heaven Touches Earth

Jewish Life in Jerusalem from Medieval Times to the Presentby David Rossoff This special book paints an historical panorama of Jerusalem in all her glory, through the era of the Crusaders, the poverty-stricken Jewish communities, and countless acts of heroism, ending with a look at Jerusalem today. Large format, carefully researched, gleaned from a wide […]

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A Living Lens

Photographs of Jewish Life from the Pages of the ForwardEdited by Alana Newhouse The finest photographic account of Jewish life in America. This extraordinary volume features classic photographs of the history one has learned to associate with The Forward Lower East Side pushcarts, Yiddish theater, labor rallies along with gems no one would expect. The […]

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Abayudaya The Jews of Uganda

with annotated music CDby Richard SobolIllustrated by: Richard Sobol Told with captivating images, an evocative text, and haunting music on a CD, here is the remarkable story of a courageous group of rural African people who converted to Judaism over eighty years ago and, despite ensuing hardships, have stuck by their faith. The six hundred […]

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Diaspora: Homelands in Exile

2 volumes, slipcasedby Frederic BrennerIllustrated by: Frederic Brenner Frederic Brenner has created the first photographic anthology of the Jewish Diaspora. This landmark, two-volume book of photos and essays reflects Brenner’s 25 year journey to 40 countries on five continents. Diaspora documents communities that no longer exist as well as the new, vibrant world of Jewish […]

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American Synagogues

A Century of Architecture and Jewish Communityby Samuel D. GruberEdited by Scott J. TildenIllustrated by: Photography Paul Rocheleau American Synagogues is the first book to explore the exceptional architecture of modern American synagogues in the twentieth century, and this intriguing book relates the fascinating history of the Jewish people in America and how it is […]

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Houses of Life

by Joachim JacobsIllustrated by: Hans Dietrich Beyer Establishing a cemetery has always been the first step for a Jewish community in the process of settling in a new location. In telling the story of more than thirty Jewish cemeteries in Europe, Houses of Life offers a group portrait of two thousand years of Jewish history. […]

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Katif: Nine Days in Av

Portrait of a StruggleIllustrated by: Miri Tzachi A stunning coffee-table photo journal depicting the saga of Gush Katif and its residents. 500 poignant and touching photos reveal the heights and depths of the human spirit. Foreword by MK Natan Sharansky. Text in 4 languages: English, Hebrew, French & Russian Miri Tzachi, a staff photographer for […]

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Synagogues of New York City

by Oscar Israelowitz Synagogues of New York City not only presents the story of the synagogues of New york, but also tells the story of how a small group of destitute Jews arrived at the tip of Manhattan in 1654, struggled against the most horrendous hardships, and survived to found what was to become the […]

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L’Chaim! To Jewish Life in America

Celebrating from 1654 until Todayby Susan Goldman Rubin Coinciding with the 350th anniversary of the first recorded Jewish settlement in North America, this lavishly illustrated introduction to Jewish life is a compilation of compelling first-person reports and well-documented facts. Brimming with photographs, paintings, memorabilia, and other artifacts from the renowned Jewish Museum in New York […]

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Panoramic Israel 360

Israel 360by Aviad KleinbergIllustrated by: Ofek Aerial Photography Ltd The Land of Israel never stands still. From hour to hour, from day to day, from season to season and from generation to generation it transforms itself and those who live in it. Panoramic Israel includes photographs from all over Israel. It starts in Eilat, moves […]

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