Books

The Strashun Library, and the heroism of those who saved it.

Allan Nadler
April 21 2020 12:01AM

Beware “Rabbi Robber and Rabbi Thief.”

Zsofi Buda
March 17 2020 12:01AM

When other cities put Jews in ghettos, Sabbioneta oversaw a trailblazing printing press.

Eleanor Foa
Nov. 7 2019 12:01AM

The looted books of Offenbach.

Daniel Lipson
May 7 2019 12:01AM

Rabbi David Oppenheim, 18th-century Prague’s great book collector.

Rachel L. Greenblatt
Feb. 1 2019 12:01AM

Letters, antidotes, eternal lives, outcasts, secret worlds, pogroms, and more.

Dec. 12 2018 12:01AM

The Worms mahzor.

Ilan Ben-Zion
Sept. 12 2018 12:01AM

Promising to buy books in synagogue?

Ann Brener
March 20 2018 12:01AM

Spy games, catch-67s, lionesses, smugglers, patriots, setting suns, and more.

Dec. 27 2017 12:01AM

The Hitler Youth’s newspaper said they were burned. But it was lying.

Barbara Finkelstein
Sept. 25 2017 12:01AM

The Bomberg press of Venice.

Yoel Finkelman
Dec. 27 2016 12:01AM