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The Object of Jewish Literature

A Material History

Barbara E. Mann

A history of modern Jewish literature that explores our enduring attachment to the book as an object With the rise of digital media, the "death of the book” has been widely discussed. But the physical object of the...

June 14, 2022, Hardcover, $50.00

Autobiographies of an Angel

A Novel

Gabor Schein; Translated from the Hungarian by Ottilie Mulzet

An unflinching narrative of family history in Hungary’s Jewish community and the nation’s deep complicity in the Holocaust Born in 1723 in a small German town, Johann Klarfeld is thirteen when his father dies. He is...

June 14, 2022, Hardcover, $26.00

A Movement in Every Direction

A Great Migration Critical Reader

Edited by Jessica Bell Brown and Ryan N. Dennis

Through images and texts both historical and contemporary, this book looks at the Great Migration and its profound and ongoing impact This thoughtful interweaving of text and imagery presents a variety of...

June 21, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $40.00

Mission France

The True History of the Women of SOE

Kate Vigurs

The full story of the thirty-nine female SOE agents who went undercover in France“The freshness and honesty of Mission France make it an ideal book for taking a new look at the secret war, at a...

June 21, 2022, Paper, $18.00

Dollars for Life

The Anti-Abortion Movement and the Fall of the Republican Establishment

Mary Ziegler

A new understanding of the slow drift to extremes in American politics that shows how the antiabortion movement remade the Republican Party The modern Republican Party is the party of conservative Christianity and...

June 21, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

The Northern Silence

Journeys in Nordic Music and Culture

Andrew Mellor

An essential exploration of Nordic composers and musicians, and the distinctive culture that continues to shape them Once considered a musical backwater, the Nordic region is now a musical powerhouse. Conductors...

June 21, 2022, Hardcover, $30.00

The Literary Mafia

Jews, Publishing, and Postwar American Literature

Josh Lambert

An investigation into the transformation of publishing in the United States from a field in which Jews were systematically excluded to one in which they became ubiquitous In the 1960s and 1970s, complaints about a ...

June 21, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00

Tales from the Borderlands

Making and Unmaking the Galician Past

Omer Bartov

The story of the diverse communities of Eastern Europe’s borderlands in the centuries prior to World War II Focusing on the former province of Galicia, this book tells the story of Europe’s eastern borderlands,...

June 21, 2022, Hardcover, $30.00


Drawing the Dutch Landscape

Edited by Joanna Sheers Seidenstein and Susan Anderson; With contributions by George Abrams, Susan Anderson, Yvonne Bleyerveld, Anne Driesse, Joseph Leo Koerner, William W. Robinson, and Joanna Sheers Seidenstein

An investigation into how landscape drawing informed a new Dutch identity in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries Throughout the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, amid enormous expansion in global commerce and...

June 21, 2022, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

The Elizabethan Mind

Searching for the Self in an Age of Uncertainty

Helen Hackett

The first comprehensive guide to Elizabethan ideas about the mind What is the mind? How does it relate to the body and soul? These questions were as perplexing for the Elizabethans as they are for us today—although...

June 28, 2022, Hardcover, $35.00