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10 Jewish Books for July 4th

Wednesday, July 03, 2013 | Permalink

Posted by Amalia Kaufman

Celebrate July 4th with these titles focused on American Jewish life:


1. Liberty of Conscience: In Defense of America’s Tradition of Religious Equality (Martha C. Nussbaum)
2. A Land of Big Dreamers: Voices of Courage in America (Neil Waldman)
3. American Jewish History: A JPS Guide (Norman H. Finkelstein)
4. America’s Prophet: Moses and the American Story (Bruce Feiler)
5. A Timeless People: Photo Album of American Jewish Life (Saul H. Landa)
6. American Presidents, Religion and Israel (Paul Charles Merkley
7. American Jewry’s Comfort Level: Present and Future (Manfred Gerstenfeld and Steven Bayme, eds.)
8. From Haven to Home: 350 Years of Jewish Life in America (Michael Grunberger, ed.)
9. Henry Ford’s War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech (Victoria Saker Woeste)
10. Blasphemy: How the Religious Right is Hijacking our Declaration of Independence (Alan Dershowitz)