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Vallentine's Jewish Encyclopaedia Albert M. Hyamson, Dr. A.M. Silbermann Everyone from Aaron of Lincoln to Rembrandt given a write up here with interesting pictures. Date…
The Junior Jewish Encyclopaedia Naomi Ben-Asher and Hayim Leaf Readable, more modern text with good pictures and illustrations; not overly comprehensive but still…
Dictionary of the Bible James Hastings, John Selbie, John Lambert, Shailer Mathews An excellent reference work to find out particular meanings behind particular words in the Bible,…
The Jewish Encyclopaedia Isidore Singer A goldmine of information in beautifully bound, expensively illustrated volumes; probably one of our…
Encyclopedia Judaica, Yearbooks, 1973-1976 R.Prof. Louise Rabinowitz(1975-6: also, Jonathan Omer-man, Dr. Geoffrey Wigoder In depth articles pertaining to Jewish life, particularly in Israel, related to politics,history, de…
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Judaica Nechama Unterman Quick reference to facts, history, people, places, maps, cusotms and practices. Fascinating is the l…
Encyclopaedia Judaica Jerusalem Prof. Cecil Roth, Dr. Geoffrey Wigodor, Prof. Raphael Posner, Prof. Louis I Rabinowitz Monumental work of 16 volumes which details most aspects of Jewish life:names, places, histories, te…
Dictionary of Jewish Biography Geoffrey Wigoder More updated version, printed in Israel, of this popular reference book, this is a more inclusive an…
The Encyclopedia of Judaism Jacob Neusner, Alan J. Avery-Peck, William Scott Green (editors)/See above The A-Z reference of Judaism brought out in collaboration with the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New…

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