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Say for me Kaddish, An Engineer's Life and Advice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Wilcox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture and Engineering
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This is the life story of an electrical engineer who began his career before tiny personal computers and instant world-wide communications. It describes why he wanted to become an engineer, his interests, and how they interrelate as his career and hobbies develop. The underlying theme is finding out what an engineer is like, and what issues are important in finding meaning and purpose in life.
Jacob’s Voices: Reflections of a Wandering American Jew
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An acclaimed U.S. professor of history finds his roots in a personal journey through Israel--and through assimilated America, academia, baseball, and family--headlong into deep tensions about country, culture, identity and religion. Worried about the commitment of Jews to their heritage, Auerbach (renowned author of Unequal Justice) shares his story and musings with insight, irony, and intensity.
Steve's New Bloody Torah
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Steve's New Bloody Torah exposes the books of Moses in its true character. Tyranny, oppression, rape and hate. Some will find it blasphemous while others will find it humorous. There has been many years of research and work put into the updated version and is meant to reveal the nature of the old fairytale that has been sold with brutal marketing to be a holy book. It is not.
Rabbis and Lawyers: The Journey from Torah to Constitution
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
A renowned historian examines the special contributions of rabbis and lawyers to American Jewish acculturation. Based on extensive research in U.S. and Israeli archives, his analysis of how lawyers displaced rabbis as community leaders in the 20th century illuminates a decisive moment in U.S Jewish history, and shows how law became deified, to the point of slighting the Holocaust and Zionism.
Gold from the Land of Israel: A New Light on the Weekly Torah Portion – From the Writings of Rabbi Abraham Isaac HaKohen Kook
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,320. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
Gold from the Land of Israel is an outstanding and urgently needed contribution to the otherwise restricted world of the study of Rav Kook's complex writings. For the first time, Rabbi Chanan Morrison presents Rav Kook's parsha thoughts in simple, easy-to-read chapters that are sure to provide inspiring new perspectives on the weekly reading.
The Bible I Thought I Knew
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A Shocking Review asking, "Does the Bible Really Say that"? Join us for an eye opening quest for truth, with honest scrutinity of Scripture and our Jewish roots. Are you tired of immaculate misconceptions and great ommisions running rampant in today's drive-thru Christianity? Do you see ordained marketeers toss half verses around like Biblical McNuggets? Our findings will amaze you!
Jehovah: The First Nazi
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
This may be the most controversial book ever published. It does the unthinkable: it puts Jehovah on trial for his life for conspiracy against the human race, war crimes, and crimes against humanity. All of the charges that were brought against the Nazis at the Nuremberg Trials could equally be leveled against Jehovah. All of the atrocities of the Holocaust are prefigured in the Jewish Bible.
Dancing Through Time
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A world of Torah, of insight, of humor and understanding - this is the world Rabbi Yehuda Yonah Rubinstein captures so beautifully in the forty nine essays that make up Dancing through Time. With warmth, grace and wit Rabbi Rubinstein, a world renowned speaker and Torah educator combines deep Torah insights with true stories and a keen vision of our often puzzling world.
Judaism, Law & The Free Market: An Analysis
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Acton Institute. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Judaism and Jewish religious, legal, and moral principles are often regarded as translating into support for broadly social democratic economic positions. In Judaism, Law, and the Free Market, Joseph Isaac Lifshitz suggests that this claim is difficult to sustain once the traditional sources of Jewish wisdom are subject to careful analysis.
Branches of the Chassidic Menorah Volume 1
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Biographical Stories Based on the Essay Fathers of Chassidus. This colorful text first appeared in the classic columns of HaTamim. With the help of extensive notes and appendices, the English reader is now given the opportunity to eavesdrop on this conversation between the Rebbeim and take in the insights it provides.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume II
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Specific Physical Health Issues and Reproduction Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
On The Derech
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Our minds are filled with questions. Questions that hit home and hit hard. We want clarity and we need answers. Rabbi YY Rubinstein, popular lecturer, columnist and educator is uniquely equipped to provide the wisdom, insight and inspiration that we crave. With his hallmark candor and compassion he points us towards the derech, a pathway to meaningful Jewish living.
I Will Write It In Their Hearts, Volume 1
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 84,060. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Treasury of Letters from the Lubavitcher Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson Selections from Igros Kodesh The letters contain profound lessons. But the larger lessons — insights into the Rebbe-chassid relationship and the different vantage points from which we can see the Rebbe — are the most exciting dimensions of this treasury.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume I
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
General Themes and Subjects Relating to Health Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
That's Life!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
In his latest book, That's Life!, Rabbi Y.Y.Rubinstein offers readers his fascinating collection of real-life stories and powerful Torah lessons to enlighten, entertain and inspire. With his trademark wit and a wellspring of wisdom from our Torah giants, the author takes us to every corner of the globe and shows us how - through our belief in H-shem, our fellow Jews and ourselves.
Healthy in Body, Mind and Spirit - Volume III
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 61,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Mental Health Based on the teachings of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson.
I Will Write It In Their Hearts, Volume 2
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Sichos In English. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Treasury of Letters from the Lubavitcher Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson Selections from Igros Kodesh The letters contain profound lessons. But the larger lessons — insights into the Rebbe-chassid relationship and the different vantage points from which we can see the Rebbe — are the most exciting dimensions of this treasury.
By Divine Design
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
A missing vav can teach us how to more closely connect with G-d; an enlarged letter beis can awaken our receptivity to beauty and change; and a conflict between the way a word is written and the way it is pronounced can afford us a new layer of understanding of the parshah than if that word had been written “correctly” in the first place.
I Will Write It In Their Hearts, Volume 6
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 76,000. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A Treasury of Letters from the Lubavitcher Rebbe Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson. Selections from Igros Kodesh The letters contain profound lessons. But the larger lessons — insights into the Rebbe-chassid relationship and the different vantage points from which we can see the Rebbe — are the most exciting dimensions of this treasury.
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop: The Complete Collection
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,500. Language: American English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
Jewish Humor on Your Desktop is a series of seven interactive eBooks that bring hundreds of funny Jewish videos and anecdotes to your favorite screen -- desktop or laptop computer, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android phone or tablet. Each video is introduced with a short written commentary explaining its back story. This anthology includes the complete contents of all seven books in the series.