Jewish History

  • The King's Own Loyal Enemy Aliens

    The King's Own Loyal Enemy Aliens

    from £25.00

    German and Austrian Refugees in Britain's Armed Forces, 1939-45

    Leighton-Langer, Peter

    During the Second World War, 10,000 Germans and Austrians volunteered to join the British Forces from the UK. Most were refugees, but there were others also. From 1939 until 1943 most served in the 18 so-called Alien Companies of the Pioneer...

  • The Medieval Jewish Mind

    The Medieval Jewish Mind

    £15.00

    Copyright: 1/1/1971

  • Tradition and Change

    Tradition and Change

    from £17.95

    A History of Reform Judaism in Britain

    Copyright: 9/1/1995

  • Two Minutes Over Baghdad

    Two Minutes Over Baghdad

    £13.50

    Copyright: 5/21/1982

  • Under the Heel of Bushido

    Under the Heel of Bushido

    from £25.00

    Last Voices of the Jewish POWs of the Japanese in the Second World War

    Sugarman, Martin

    This book contains dozens of accounts - both horrific and inspiring, amusing and sad - of the experiences of Jewish prisoners of war and internees from Commonwealth and Dutch forces imprisoned by the Japanese during World...

  • Uprooted

    Uprooted

    from £14.99

    How 3000 Years of Jewish Civilization in the Arab World Vanished Overnight

    Julius, Lyn

    Who are the Jews from Arab countries? What were relations with Muslims like? What made Jews leave countries where they had been settled for thousands of years? What lessons can we learn from the mass exodus of minorities...

  • War or Revolution

    War or Revolution

    from £14.95

    Russian Jews and Conscription in Britain, 1917

    Shukman, Harold

    When Britain was compelled to introduce conscription in 1916, the question arose of what to do with its 'friendly aliens'-its 30,000 Russian-Jewish refugees of military age. The Tsar didn't want them back to serve in his army, and they had no desire to...

  • We Will Remember Them

    We Will Remember Them

    £40.00

    A Record of the Jews Who Died in the Armed Forces of the Crown from 1939 (Second Edition, Greatly Expanded and Revised)

    Edited by: Morris, Henry; Sugarman, Martin

    This highly illustrated second edition, first published in 1989, contains a comprehensive and indispensable history of the Jewish contribution to the British Armed Forces...

  • Winds Over Jerusalem

    Winds Over Jerusalem

    £16.95

    The Story of Rae Landy, Pioneer Nurse of Hadassah

    Perkul, Debbi

    Winds Over Jerusalem provides a rare, eyewitness account of Jerusalem 1913-15, a critical period in history, through the lens of two American Jewish women. It adds insight and understanding to the complex relationship that still exists between American Jews, Israel and...