Sidney Shachnow, in memoriam.
Kabbalistic art and a new atlas.
Max Spitzkopf, the Jewish Sherlock Holmes.
A piece of 18th-century baroque architecture.
Of pogroms and animal carcasses.
Shabbetai ha-Kohen’s books.
Eliyahu Dessler, mussar, Aristotle, and the death of virtue.
Shtetl Love Song.
The Yiddish Magic Mountain.
In brilliantly charting the psychological effects of anti-Semitism on both its perpetrators and its victims, a newly translated 1934 novel outdoes even such master analysts as Freud and Proust.
History, genetics, and linguistics agree.