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  • Chief Rabbi Hertz

    Chief Rabbi Hertz


    The Wars of the Lord

    Taylor, Derek

    Chief Rabbi Joseph Herman Hertz (1872-1946), perhaps Britain's greatest Chief Rabbi, led his community through two World Wars and was instrumental in the rescue of Jewish refugees from Nazism. He published many books and edited the seminal Hertz Chumash. Rabbi Hertz was a...

  • Divided We Stand

    Divided We Stand


    A Journey with Judge Israel Finestein QC

    Lang, Colin

    The late Israel Finestein was an outstanding lawyer, historian and lay leader of the British Jewish community. This book of essays by his nephew, Colin Lang, in part an evocation, in part a continuation of his teachings, is a fitting tribute...

  • Hermann Adler

    Hermann Adler


    The King's Chief Rabbi
    Taylor, Derek 
    With a foreword by Lord Jacob Rothschild, OM

    Hermann Adler contributed enormously as Chief Rabbi to the Jewish community in the UK and beyond.
    From the Foreword by Lord Jacob Rothschild, OM

    When Chief Rabbi Adler died in 1911, his friend, Sir Adolph Tuck wrote: ‘The fame of...

  • Taming the Middle Eastern Elephant

    Taming the Middle Eastern Elephant

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    Confronting Antisemitism in the Arab–Israeli Conflict

    Stone, David H.

    David Stone’s masterful account exposes how the root cause of the Arab-Israeli conflict lies in a continuing and virulent antisemitism cloaked in anti-Zionism. A depressing but essential message that deserves to be widely read,...

  • The US: 150 Years of Service

    The US: 150 Years of Service


    llustrated by 150 Orders of Service and key artefacts from the collection of Professor David Latchman
    United Synagogue
    Divrei Bracha from Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis
    Message from Michael Goldstein, President of the United Synagogue

    For 150 years, The United...