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Roseburg, Oregon and the Star of David: A Strange Find in Far Off Places

Clarion, Utah: A Jewish Home in the New Zion of the West
Early Jewish Settlement in America

What is History of the status quo of the Temple Mount?

The Lynching of Leo Frank and The Commutation of Gov. John Slaton

The Altalena's Journey to the Promised Land by a Holocaust Survivor

John Henry Patterson, The Christian godfather of the Israeli Army

Visiting the Chinese Jews in China

The Forgotten Origin of the Ethiopian Jews; from Northern Sudan

Titus's Arch, A Jewish Perspective

Amazing but Little Known Story of a Russian Jewish colony that sprang up in Virginia 1882 - 1883

The True Story of William Saunders Crowdy, a Slave, who went on to become a Black Rabbi

The Amazing Story of a German Jew who Fought Against the Nazis

August Bondi The True Story of an Abolitionist Jew who fought to free the American Slaves

The Cow: a Story about the agricultural colonies established by Baron Maurice de Hirsh around the turn of the 20th century

The Messiah and Theodor Herzl

The Jewish King of Poland

The fate of Palestine, Woodrow Wilson, America's policy and Inacuraces in the King Crane Report

Yitzhak Shamir: A personal story

Richard Nixon, Henry Kissinger, Golda Meir, Yom Kippur War, and the Anti-Semite who saved Israel

A Brief History of the Chazan and the Cantor

Memories from a Synagogue

Visiting the Jews of India

The Medieval Parur Synagogue In South India

Yiddish, a bisle History

Jews at the Time of the Civil War

Grossinger's, the Jewish American Experience

Jews in Germany of the 1770's

Solomon Bibo, a Jewish man from Poland, was a Chief of the Acoma Indians of New Mexico

Visiting the Jewish American Museum

Pequots, Peki'in and Palestinianism and the story of Israel

Four Immortal Chaplains who Died to Save Men of All Faiths

American Jews and the Congressional Medal of Honor

Jews and the Battle of the Little Big Horn

Genetics of Jewish History and Prediction of the Next Tragedy

A Day's leave in Rome During World War II

Does Israel Suffer from the Battered Woman Syndrome? Leo Frank, the Jews and Zionism

Where Did Atlit And Hadar Haifa Go after 62 years absence?

Jewish Letters from Jasionowka, Poland - 1887 Shed Light on Jewish Life

Who murdered Chaim Arlosoroff?

Stalin's Problem with Molotov's Jewish Wife

Istanbul Intrigue: What if FDR Listented?

The Struggle for the Jewish Legion and The Birth of the IDF

Jewish Wedding from Europe's Yesteryear

Judge Brandeis, President Wilson and Reverend William E. Blackstone changed Jewish history

Old European Synagogues

Exploring Old Mikvas in Poland

The Andorra Star was sunk with German Jewish refugees

Theodore Herzl, Rev. William Hechler and the Zionist Beginnings

Polish Jewish Cemeteries

Angels and Demons

I am Daniel Deronda

The relationship between the Mormons and the Jews in Utah

After the 1967 War: A Hands-on Jewish Experience

A Personal Glimpse of Jewish Life in Central Europe at the Turn of the Century

Stories from my father: A Boy in the Jewish Underground in British Mandate Palestine

Shakespeare's Shylock: Why is the Merchant of Venice" called Shakespeare's anti-Semitic play?

The Little Known Story of a Reverend John Stanley Grauel who helped make Israel Possible

The Accidental Congregation

President Lincoln, General Grant and the Jews

The Hebrew quarterback who changed football forever

"Murder Inc.", Balad, the Israel Supreme Court and Meyer Lansky

Sarona the Kirya in Tel Aviv was founded by the Templars - History

What do you know about the Expulsion of the Jews from England?

The Great Grandson of Kaiser Wilheim II Comes to Jerusalem

The Tears of Yefimovich, Living Through Stalin's Communist Paradise

Frozen in Time, Going Back to my Father's Shtetl, Rokiskis

Tribute to a giant of Revisionist Zionism

An American Soldier in Israel's War of Independence

An Unbelievable Tour of Israeli Artifacts at the Israeli Museum

Cotopaxi, The Failed Jewish Farming Experiment in America

Isaac Leslie Hore-Belisha, Jewish British Secretary of State for War

History of a Tragedy: The Expulsion of the Jews from Spain

The Golem and its History

The Choir in Jewish History

A Brief History of Bikur Holim Hospital

Book Review: Greece: A Jewish History

Jewish Aviators, Charles Levine and Arthur Welsh

Jews in the Confederate Army

The True Story of the Last in Herzl's Family

Kerem Avraham - A Small Piece of the History of Jerusalem

Tel Aviv's First Walkman and the Lechi,

Gerard Frydman, his Life in the Yiddish Theater in Paris during the Holocaust,

Hebron 1929: The Untold Story

How the Portuguese Secret Jews (Marranos) Saved England

Jewish Lineal History Time Line

Newark - This City is Just Memories

Jews in the Confederate Army

Jewish History on Jamaica

Pvt. Benjamin B. Levy, Jewish Soldiers in the Civil War

Jews and anti-Semitism in the American Civil War

The Swiss Treaty and the Washington Hebrew Congregation

Deadwood City, South Dakota and the Jews of the Old West

Admiral Rodney and the Jews of St. Eustatius

Coming to America

Operation Magic Carpet

Entebbe: Thirty Years Later

Rope Walker - the Unknown Jew in the Wild West

The Ottoman Jewish Community of Sudan

General Marie-Pierre Koenig and the Jewish Brigade

Jude, History of the Yellow Jewish Star

Jerusalem's Defenders From the History of Gush Etzion

Escape from Baghdad, Iraq 1948 Part II

Escape from Baghdad Iraq 1948 Part I

Jews in Italy (1848-1923)

American Jews are Vanishing

Mission to Palestine, 1946

The Catonists' Saga

The True Story of Billy the Kid & The Murder of Morris Bernstein

Shapespeare and the His Take on the Bible

A Virtual Visit to Rashi's Home Town

American Judaism and the Future

Jewish History of Camaguey, Cuba

The Meaning of American Jewish History

Underground With Mommy

Life in Israel in the early 1900's

American Jewish History 1967 - Present, Part 2

Israel, the Holocaust & American Jewish Life

Boomtown Days and the Jews in Texas

US Jewish History 1945-1967 Survival in the New World

American Jewish History 1924-1945

Prague & The "Vav" from the Charles Bridge

American Jewish History 8 - Russian Immigration

American Jewish History 7 - Jews and the West

American Jewish History 6 - Slavery

Lord George Gordon

American Jewish History 5 1820-1860

American Jewish History 4 -

American Jewish History 3 - the Revolution

American Jewish History 2 - 1654-1770

American Jewish History 1 - the Beginning

Jews in Hollywood

The Beilis Blood Libel

the Division Street Princes

Early Jewish Basketball

the Shtetl in the New World

Zayde - Memoies of Williamsburg

Jewish Vilna

Reliving the Moment that the Kotel Came Back

Personal Recollection of the Old Generation

Aryeh Levin, Father of Jewish Prisoners

Shabbaetai Tzvi

19th Century Jerusalem

Bombardment on Succot

Theodore Herzl

the Irgun

Balfour Declaration

Jerusalem Blood Libels

the Haunted Synagogue of Safed

Dryfus Case

the Sefad Earthquake

the Churva



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