Award-Winning Books: Jewish Studies

1635 reg

Fireweed

A Political Autobiography

Gerda Lerner

408 pages
7 x 10
24 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-236-2 $29.95 Aug 03
HC: 978-1-56639-889-3 $76.50 Mar 02

Outstanding Achievement Recognition by the Wisconsin Library Association Literary Awards Committee, 2003
A BookSense top 76 pick in the category, "Life Stories of Some Famous and Not-So-Famous Women," March/April 2003
A PW Book of the Day, June 2002

1979 reg

Messiahs of 1933

How American Yiddish Theatre Survived Adversity through Satire

Joel Schechter

304 pages
6 x 9
10 figs., 15 halftones

HC: 978-1-59213-872-2 $51.50 Apr 08
Ebook: 978-1-59213-874-6 $51.50 Apr 08

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2008

1532 reg

White Boy

A Memoir

Mark D. Naison

240 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-1-56639-942-5 $29.95 Mar 02
HC: 978-1-56639-941-8 $85.50 Mar 02
Ebook: 978-1-59213-801-2 $29.95 Mar 02

Mark Naison is the recipient of the Poe Award for Literary Excellence of the Bronx County History Society, 2004