Jewish Heritage

  • 'Thank you for your business'

    'Thank you for your business'

    from £18.95

    The Jewish Contribution to the British Economy

    Taylor, Derek

    Over the centuries, arguments have raged over whether or not Britain should be welcoming toward immigrants. This is a book about a tiny proportion of the immigrants to whom Britain did grant asylum, refuge, and liberty. It is the first detailed...

  • A House of Memories

    A House of Memories


    58 Avenue Road

    Raviv, Hana

    100 pages

    Copyright: 2/27/1998

  • An Ancient Lineage

    An Ancient Lineage


    European Roots of a Jewish Family: Gelles-Griffel-Wahl-Chajes-Safier-Loew-Taube

    Gelles, Edward

    This work contains a detailed account of the methods used by the author in delving into his family background. The enquiry encompasses the entire continent of Europe over a period of many centuries. Gelles, Griffel, Wahl, Chajes, Safier, Loew, and Taube are part...

  • Aspects of French Jewry

    Aspects of French Jewry


    Copyright: 1/1/1969

  • British Chief Rabbis, 1664-2006

    British Chief Rabbis, 1664-2006

    from £19.95

    Taylor, Derek

    British Chief Rabbis tells how they achieved what, in retrospect, seems almost the impossible. The survival of the Jewish Community in Britain in the last 350 years as an Orthodox body has been an extraordinary story of success against all odds. Most of the credit goes to 22 men...

  • Building Jerusalem

    Building Jerusalem


    Jewish Architecture in Britain

    Edited by: Kadish, Sharman

    Copyright: 10/1/1996

  • Capturing Memories

    Capturing Memories


    The Art of Reminiscing

    Gordon, Sue; Rosefield, Jeanie; Stanton, Pat; Woolf, Vivienne

    In today's fast-paced world, older people find little opportunity to tell stories and pass on the wisdom of their experience and years. They remember the past clearly, but the art of storytelling has been lost. Reminiscence classes revive this art....

  • Composers of Classical Music of Jewish Descent

    Composers of Classical Music of Jewish Descent

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    Stevens, Lewis

    This book describes and explains the relative preponderance of composers of Jewish descent, particularly during the last two hundred years. The first two chapters of the book give a brief history of composers of Jewish descent from biblical times to the present day. Chapter three attempts to assess the...

  • East End Jews and Left-Wing Theatre

    East End Jews and Left-Wing Theatre


    Alfie Bass, David Kossoff, Warren Mitchell and Lionel Bart

    Seddon, Isabelle

    This is a fascinating, well written and well researched volume. It explores in detail the lives, careers and identities of four giants of the British entertainment industry, demonstrating how their upbringings in British and Jewish environments influenced their personal...

  • Finding Relly

    Finding Relly


    My Family, The Holocaust and Me
    Schonfeld, Rosemary

    Rosemary Schonfeld grew up as the daughter of a Czech immigrant in post-war UK and Canada, unaware of her father’s Jewish identity and of what really happened to his absent relatives. In adulthood she began to feel compelled to find out whether Relly,...