Sami Rohr Prize 2018

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Jewish Book Council is pleased to announce the finalists of the 2018 Sami Rohr Prize for Jewish Literature:


City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement
by Sara Yael Hirschhorn

If All the Seas Were Ink: A Memoir
by Ilana Kurshan

The Many Deaths of Jew Süss: The Notorious Trial and Execution of an Eighteenth-Century Court Jew
by Yair Mintzker

Jews on the Frontier: Religion and Mobility in Nineteenth-Century America
by Shari Rabin

The Lost Book of Moses: The Hunt for the World's Oldest Bible
by Chanan Tigay

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