Category: Autobiography


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'From the Pages of My Communal Diary' - History of the Department of Religious Affairs 1952-1977 (NYC)

By: Trainin,Rabbi Isaac N

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Fed of Jewish Philanthropies, 1977

Edition: Contains Rabbi Trainin's major papers & relevant articles by Rabbis & Jewish Social Workers.

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A Private View of a Public LIfe

By: Goldberg,Dorothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charterhouse, 1975

Edition: B. 1908, mother, artist & wife of Supreme Court Justice, Arthur Goldberg. Index.

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A Segment of My Times

By: Proskauer,Joseph M

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar Straus, 1950

Edition: 1877-1971. Autobiography. Lawyer, justice of the NY Supreme Court, pres of the AJComm. Born in Mobile, AL.

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Abraham Geiger & Liberal Judaism - The Challenge of the Nineteenth Century

By: Wiener,Max (Ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PA, JPS, 1962

1810-1874. With a biographical introduction. Geiger's writings, letters, sermons. Geiger sought to link Jewish with European culture & opposed Orthodoxy as over-legalized & unesthetic. He emphasized the prophetic nature of Judaism which he regarded as a religion with a world mission. He sought to eliminate the national element, including the concept of universal Jewish identity & the use of Hebrew in the synagogue. View more info

An Echo in My Blood - The Search for a Family's Hidden Past

By: Weisman,Alan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace, 1999

Edition: Biblio. Index.

From Minnesota to Chernobyl & back to the Russian Revolution, he finds that many of his family's stories have been altered. View more info

An Occupation for Gentlemen

By: Warburg,Fredric

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin, 1969

Edition: B. 1898. His career as a publisher. Index.

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And Crown Thy Good

By: Davis,Philip

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Philosophical Library, 1952

Edition: B. 1876, Philip Chemerinsky. Russian-born educational film producer & real estate investor. Chaim Weizmann's cousin. Index.

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Aus Meiner Jugend - Autobiographie - Mit Vorwort und Anhang Herausgegeben von Nahida Lazarus

By: Lazarus,M(oritz)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Frankfurt a.M., J.Kauffmann, 1913

Edition: In German. Moritz, 1824-1903, philosopher & psychologist. Nahida, 1849-1928, playwright, novelist & journalist.

Condition: rear gutter, 2 small tears 1/2 inch & 1 inch; top & bottom of spine pulled & frayed. comments cont: He wrote the Ethics of Judaism. View more info

Being Red - A Memoir

By: Fast,Howard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin, 1990

Edition: B. 1914. From 1944-1957, Fast was a member of the Communist party. Index.

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Change Lobsters and Dance - An Autobiography

By: Palmer,Lilli

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan, 1975

Edition: 1914-1986. German born US actress.

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Child of the Winds - My Mission with Raoul Wallenberg

By: Adachi,Agnes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Il, Adams Pr, 1989

Edition: She was an associate of Wallenberg. Inscr.

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Continuo - A Life in Music

By: Starer,Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House, 1987

Edition: Born, 1924 in Austria. Composer.

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Dawn of Reckoning - Self-Portrait of a Liberal Rabbi

By: Brav,Stanley R

Price: $12.00

Publisher: OH, Sholom Pr, 1971

Edition: Born 1908.

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Dim Memories of a Polish Jew Born in France

By: Goldman,Pierre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Viking, 1977

Edition: B. 1944. Autobiography of the former French criminal, who was charged with a double murder he didn't commit.

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In My Father's Court - A Memoir

By: Singer,Isaac Bashevis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1966

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