A Writer’s Memoir
Colin Holmes and Nick Baron (Eds)
Alexander Baron ... was the greatest British novelist of [World War II] and among the finest, most underrated, of the postwar period.
John Williams, The Guardian
Diary of an Imposter
Meghnagi takes us on a cultural and political tour of Benghazi and its Jewish community in the twentieth century under Italian, British and Arab regimes. In doing so he reveals with a masterful and at times funny...
This autobiography of one of the world's leading Jewish religious thinkers and teachers, and the central participant in the dramatic 'Jacobs affair', begins with his early boyhood in a poor district of Manchester. The story covers his student life at Gateshead and London University, his trips...
Captains of the Souls of Men 1892-2021
Field Marshal Montgomery famously said that the most important people in the army are the nursing sisters, who tell the men that they matter to us, and the padres, that they matter to God.
A Microcosm of the Jewish Communal Experience
Few people are aware of the intellectually diverse and remarkably innovative Jewish community of Letchworth which existed from the 1930s until the 1970s. Yanky Fachler has reclaimed the history of this talented group of people in Letchworth who inspired so many...
Here for the first time is the account of the essential part played by Jewish personnel in the Fire Service in the Second World War.
Ever civic minded, Jews from all social backgrounds were pre-war volunteers to be trained for...
From Pioneering Operator to Tragic Hero - A Doer
Including research from newly opened domestic and foreign archives, this book provides an original description and analysis of a crucial period in Israel's history and the history of the Middle East through the lens of the charming, lesser known,...
My Family, the Holocaust and the Aftermath
With a scientific mind and a profound personal dedication, Maria Chamberlain takes her reader on a journey into the family history. The book combines research and reflection, history and memory, and provides rare insights into...
Contemporary Writers Confronting the Holocaust
Debs, Howard and Silverman, Matthew (Eds)
This remarkable volume at once offers snapshots from history and captivating, and at times inspiring, lyrical responses to an event we are still seeking to understand — and one we're trying not to repeat.
Jewish Book Council...
Their Lives Illustrated with Artefacts from the Private Collection of Professor David Latchman
The United Synagogue
This unique insight into the lives of the previous Chief Rabbis, both scholarly yet accessible, has been made possible through the writing and, even more so,...