Our eBooks (by author)

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Sholom Aleichem
From the Fair

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Henri Alleg
The Question

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Yigal Allon
Shield of David: The Story of Israel’s Armed Forces

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Luis Alvarez
Alvarez: Adventures of a Physicist

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Lucie Aubrac
Outwitting the Gestapo

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Virginia Axline
Dibs: In Search of Self

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Odile Ayral-Clause
Camille Claudel: A Life

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Rachel Yanait Ben-Zvi
Before Golda: Manya Shochat

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Niels Blaedel
Harmony and Unity: The Life of Niels Bohr

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Ruth Bondy
The Emissary: A Life of Enzo Sereni

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Thomas Neville Bonner
Iconoclast: Abraham Flexner and a Life in Learning

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Jean-Denis Bredin
The Affair: The Case of Alfred Dreyfus

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Michael Burns
France and the Dreyfus Affair: A Documentary History

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David C. Cassidy
J. Robert Oppenheimer and the American Century

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Jack Chen
The Chinese of America

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Herbert Childs
An American Genius: The Life of Ernest Orlando Lawrence, Father of the Cyclotron

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Roger Daniels
Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II

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Lucy S. Dawidowicz
From That Place and Time: A Memoir, 1938-1947

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Inge Deutschkron
Outcast: A Jewish Girl in Wartime Berlin

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Carl Djerassi
The Pill, Pygmy Chimps, and Degas' Horse

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Alfred Döblin
Destiny's Journey

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Carol Easton
Jacqueline du Pré: A Biography

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Abba Eban
Abba Eban: An Autobiography
Voice of Israel

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Suzy Eban
A Sense of Purpose: Recollections

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Amos Elon
Founder: A Portrait of the First Rothschild and His Time
Jerusalem: City of Mirrors
The Israelis: Founders and Sons

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Helen Epstein
A Jewish Athlete: Swimming Against Stereotype in 20th Century Europe
A Living Will
Children of the Holocaust: Conversations with Sons and Daughters of Survivors
Joe Papp: An American Life
Memoir: How I Read, Write and Use It
Meyer Schapiro: Portrait of an Art Historian
Miss DeLay: portrait of beloved violin teacher Dorothy DeLay
Music Talks: the lives of classical musicians
The Long Half-Lives of Love and Trauma
Tina Packer Builds A Theater
Where She Came From: A Daughter’s Search for Her Mother’s History

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Charles Fenyvesi
Trees: For Shelter and Shade, For Memory and Magic
When the World Was Whole: Three Centuries of Memories

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Raymond Fosdick
John D. Rockefeller, Jr.: A Portrait

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Peter Fraenkel
No Fixed Abode: A Jewish Odyssey to Africa

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Otto Robert Frisch
What Little I Remember

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Varian Fry
Surrender on Demand

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Elinor Fuchs
Making an Exit

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Alexander and Juliette George
Woodrow Wilson and Colonel House: A Personality Study

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Samuel Goudsmit

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Howard Greenfeld
Ben Shahn: An Artist's Life

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Andrew Grove
Swimming Across

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Frederic Grunfeld
Prophets Without Honour: Freud, Kafka, Einstein, and Their World
Rodin: A Biography

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Sebastian Haffner
Defying Hitler
Failure of a Revolution: Germany 1918-1919
Germany: Jekyll and Hyde
The Ailing Empire: Germany from Bismarck to Hitler
The Meaning of Hitler
The Rise and Fall of Prussia

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Hans Heiberg
Ibsen: A Portrait of the Artist

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Anthony Heilbut
Exiled in Paradise: German Refugee Artists and Intellectuals in America from the 1930s to the Present

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Chaim Herzog
Living History: A Memoir

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Eva Hoffman
Lost in Translation: A Life in a New Language

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Banesh Hoffmann
Albert Einstein: Creator and Rebel

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Kathryn Hulme
The Wild Place

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Henrik Ibsen, translated by Rolf Fjelde
Pillars of Society, Rosmersholm, Little Eyolf, When We Dead Awaken

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Sheila Isenberg
A Hero of Our Own: The Story of Varian Fry

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George Jellinek
Callas: Portrait of a Prima Donna

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Ernest Jones
The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud (abridged by Lionel Trilling and Steven Marcus)

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Peter Stephan Jungk
Franz Werfel: A Life in Prague, Vienna, and Hollywood

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Shmuel Katz
Lone Wolf: A Biography of Vladimir (Ze’ev) Jabotinsky

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Bernice Kert
Abby Aldrich Rockefeller: The Woman in the Family

Egon Erwin Kisch
Sensation Fair: Tales of Prague

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G. Wilson Knight
Henrik Ibsen

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Heda Margolius Kovály
Under A Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968
Prague Farewell (UK edition)

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Peter Kurth
American Cassandra: The Life of Dorothy Thompson

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Hillel Levine
In Search of Sugihara

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Hillel Levine and
Lawrence Harmon
The Death of an American Jewish Community: A Tragedy of Good Intentions

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Netanel Lorch
The Edge of the Sword: Israel’s War of Independence 1947-1949

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Norman Macrae
John von Neumann: The Scientific Genius Who Pioneered the Modern Computer, Game Theory, Nuclear Deterrence, and Much More

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Klaus Mann
The Turning Point: Thirty-Five Years in this Century, the Autobiography of Klaus Mann

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Jan Masaryk
Speaking to My Country

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Melita Maschmann
Account Rendered: A Dossier on my Former Self

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Alpheus Thomas Mason
Brandeis: A Free Man’s Life

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Jeffrey Mehlman
Émigré New York: French Intellectuals in Wartime Manhattan, 1940-1944

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Albert Memmi
Portrait of a Jew
The Colonizer and the Colonized
The Liberation of the Jew
The Pillar of Salt

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Kurt Mendelssohn
The World of Walther Nernst: The Rise and Fall of German Science 1864-1941

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Sheldon Novick
Honorable Justice: The Life of Oliver Wendell Holmes

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Paul Ornstein
Looking Back: Memoir of a Psychoanalyst

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Tina Packer
The Shakespeare & Company Actor Training Experience

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Yoel Palgi
Into the Inferno: The Memoir of a Jewish Paratrooper behind Nazi Lines

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Susan Quinn
A Mind of Her Own: The Life of Karen Horney
Marie Curie: A Life

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Santha Rama Rau
East of Home

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Gus Rancatore
Ice Cream Man: 25 Years at Toscanini's in Cambridge, Mass

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Patricia Rife
Lise Meitner and the Dawn of the Nuclear Age

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John Rigden
Rabi: Scientist & Citizen

William Schack
Art and Argyrol: The Life and Career of Dr. Albert C. Barnes

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Vlasta Schönová
Acting in Terezín

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David Schoenbrun
Soldiers of the Night: The Story of the French Resistance

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Claudio Segrè
Atoms, Bombs and Eskimo Kisses: A Memoir of Father and Son

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Emilio Segrè
A Mind Always in Motion: The Autobiography of Emilio Segrè
Enrico Fermi, Physicist

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Dietrich Stoltzenberg
Fritz Haber: Chemist, Nobel Laureate, German, Jew

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Susan Rubin Suleiman
Budapest Diary: In Search of the Motherbook

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Joan Templeton
Ibsen’s Women

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Dorothy Thompson
Listen, Hans

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Claudine Vegh
I Didn’t Say Goodbye

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Judith Wallerstein and
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Sandra Blakeslee
The Good Marriage: How and Why Love Lasts

Fredric Warburg
All Authors Are Equal
An Occupation For Gentlemen

Joseph Wechsberg
The Vienna I Knew: Memories of a European Childhood

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Benno Weiser Varon
Professions of a Lucky Jew

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Victor Weisskopf
The Joy of Insight: Passions of a Physicist

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Chaim Weizmann
Trial and Error: The Autobiography of Chaim Weizmann

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Vera Weizmann
The Impossible Takes Longer

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Richard Willstätter
From My Life: The Memoirs of Richard Willstätter

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Nelly Wilson
Bernard-Lazare: Antisemitism and the problem of Jewish identity in late nineteenth-century France

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Robert S. Wistrich
The Jews of Vienna in the Age of Franz Joseph

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Charlotte Wolff
Hindsight: An Autobiography

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Susan Zuccotti
The Holocaust, the French, and the Jews

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Friderike Zweig
Married to Stefan Zweig

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Stefan Zweig
Adepts in Self-Portraiture: Casanova, Stendhal, Tolstoy
Amerigo: A Comedy of Errors in History
Dostoevsky by Zweig
Erasmus of Rotterdam
Freud by Zweig
Joseph Fouché: Portrait of a Politician
Magellan: Conqueror of the Seas
Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman
Mary Stuart
Mental Healers: Franz Anton Mesmer, Mary Baker Eddy, Sigmund Freud
The Right to Heresy: Castellio Against Calvin
The Struggle with the Daemon: Hölderlin, Kleist, Nietzsche
The World of Yesterday
Three Masters: Balzac, Dickens, Dostoevsky