Reading List: Israeli/Palestinian Conflict 5-Jewish History & the Holocaust

Sephardic, Middle Eastern, and North African Jewish History

Jewish Emigration from the Yemen 1951-98: Carpet Without Magic (SOAS Centre for Near & Middle Eastern Studies) by Reuben Ahroni

New Babylonians: A History of Jews in Modern Iraq by Orit Bashkin

Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era by Julia Phillips Cohen

Sephardim: The Jews from Spain by Paloma Díaz-Mas

The Damascus Affair: ‘Ritual Murder’, Politics, and the Jews in 1840 by Jonathan Frankel

The Jewish Exodus from Iraq, 1948-1951 by Moshe Gat

The Jews of Spain: A History of the Sephardic Experience by Jane S. Gerber

In Ishmael’s House: A History of Jews in Muslim Lands by Martin Gilbert

The “Magic Carpet” Exodus of Yemenite Jewry: An Israeli Formative Myth by Esther Meir-Glitzenstein

Zionism in an Arab Country: Jews in Iraq in the 1940s by Esther Meir-Glitzenstein

Jewish Culture and Society in North Africa (Indiana Series in Sephardi and Mizrahi Studies) by Emily Benichou Gottreich

The Jews in Modern Egypt, 1914-1952 (Publications on the Near East) by Gudrun Kramer

The Jews of Egypt, 1920-1970: In the Midst of Zionism, Anti-Semitism, and the Middle East Conflict by Michael M. Laskier

North African Jewry in the Twentieth Century: The Jews of Morocco, Tunisia, and Algeria by Michael M. Laskier

Comprehensive History of the Jews of Iran: The Outset of the Diaspora by Habib Lavi

The Road to Redemption: The Jews of the Yemen 1900-1950 (Brill’s Series in Jewish Studies) by Tudor Parfitt

History of a Tragedy: THE EXPULSION OF THE JEWS FROM SPAIN (Hispanisms) by Joseph Perez

After Expulsion: 1492 and the Making of Sephardic Jewry by Jonathan S. Ray

Sephardi Jewry: A History of the Judeo-Spanish Community, 14th-20th Centuries (Jewish Communities in the Modern World) by Esther Benbassa and Aron Rodrigue

Jews and Muslims: Images of Sephardi and Eastern Jewries in Modern Times by Aron Rodrigue

The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in Modern Times by Reeva Spector Simon

Saharan Jews and the Fate of French Algeria by Sarah Abrevaya Stein

The Jews of Arab Lands in Modern Times by Norman A. Stillman

Operation Esther: Opening the Door for the Last Jews of Yemen by Hayim Tawil

Sephardic and Mizrahi Jewry: From the Golden Age of Spain to Modern Times by Zion Zohar

Early Modern European Jewish History, Modern European Jewish History, and the History of Zionism

The Jews of Eastern Europe, 1772-1881 (Jewish Culture and Contexts) by Israel Bartal

Nationalism, Zionism and Ethnic Mobilization of the Jews in 1900 and Beyond (Ijs Studies in Judaica, V. 2) by Michael Berkowitz

Zionism by David Engel

Haskalah and History: The Emergence of a Modern Jewish Historical Consciousness (Littman Library of Jewish Civilization) by Shmuel Feiner

The Jews of Poland Between Two World Wars (Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry Series) by Yisrael Gutman

Dreyfus: Politics, Emotion, and the Scandal of the Century by Ruth Harris

The Zionist Idea: A Historical Analysis and Reader by Arthur Hertzberg

From Dreyfus to Vichy: The Remaking of French Jewry 1906-1939 by Paula Hyman

Jewish Daily Life in Germany, 1618-1945 by Marion A. Kaplan

Exclusiveness and Tolerance: Studies in Jewish-Gentile Relations in Medieval and Modern Times (Scripta Judaica, 3) by Jacob Katz

From Prejudice to Destruction: Anti-Semitism, 1700-1933 by Jacob Katz

Out of the Ghetto: The Social Background of Jewish Emancipation, 1770-1870 (Modern Jewish History) by Jacob Katz

Toward Modernity: The European Jewish Model by Jacob Katz

A History of Zionism: From the French Revolution to the Establishment of the State of Israel by Walter Laqueur

The Arabs and Zionism before World War I by Neville Mandel

The Jews of East Central Europe between the World Wars (A Midland Book) by Ezra Mendelsohn

The Origins of the Modern Jew: Jewish Identity and European Culture in Germany, 1749-1824 by Michael A. Meyer

Beyond the Pale: The Jewish Encounter with Late Imperial Russia (Studies on the History of Society and Culture) by Benjamin Nathans

Zionism and Technocracy: The Engineering of Jewish Settlement in Palestine, 1870-1918 (The Modern Jewish Experience) by Derek J. Penslar

Becoming Hebrew: The Creation of a Jewish National Culture in Ottoman Palestine by Arieh Bruce Saposnik

Land and Power: The Zionist Resort to Force, 1881-1948 (Stanford Studies in Jewish History and C) by Anita Shapira

The Zionist Ideology (Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry) by Gideon Shimoni

The Transformation of German Jewry, 1780-1840 (Studies in Jewish History) by David Sorkin

Tsar Nicholas I and the Jews: The transformation of Jewish society in Russia, 1825-1855 by Michael Stanislawski

The Origins of Zionism by David Vital

Zionism: The Formative Years by David Vital

Holocaust History

None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 by Irving Abella

A History of the Holocaust (Single Title Social Studies) by Yehuda Bauer

FDR and the Jews by Richard Breitman

The War Against the Jews: 1933-1945 by Lucy S. Dawidowicz

Flight from the Reich: Refugee Jews, 1933-1946 by Robert Jan van Pelt and Debórah Dwork

The Politics of Rescue: The Roosevelt Administration and the Holocaust, 1938-1945 by Henry L. Feingold

Memory, History, and the Extermination of the Jews of Europe by Saul Friedlander

The Destruction of the European Jews, 3 Volume Set (Third Edition) by Raul Hilberg

Between Dignity and Despair: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany (Studies in Jewish History) by Marion Kaplan

Generation Exodus : The Fate of Young Jewish Refugees from Nazi Germany by Walter Laqueur

The Holocaust: The Destruction of European Jewry 1933-1945 by Nora Levin

Escaping the Holocaust: Illegal Immigration to the Land of Israel, 1939-1944 (Studies in Jewish History (Oxford Hardcover)) by Dalia Ofer

The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust 1941-1945 by David S. Wyman

Paper Walls: America and the Refugee Crisis 1938-1941 by David S. Wyman



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