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Books since 1992

Synagogues

by Sharman Kadish
Heinemann Library, London, Places of Worship series 1998
24 pp. Illus.
ISBN 0 431 05174 7 (cloth) £8.75

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Delightfully illustrated introduction to the synagogue, its architecture and how it functions, written for children. Contains a handy glossary of Hebrew and Yiddish terms and features colour photographs of synagogues in Britain today.

 

Bevis Marks Synagogue 1701-2001

by Sharman Kadish

English Heritage, Swindon 2001

Drawings by Barbara Bowman
Photography by Derek Kendall
24 pp. Illus.
ISBN 1 873592 65 5 (paper) £5.00

Full colour architectural site guide to Bevis Marks Synagogue, the oldest synagogue in Britain. Published to mark its Tercentenary.

 

Alderney Road Jewish Cemetery London E1 1697-1853

edited by Bernard Susser

United Synagogue, London 1997
112 pp. Illus.
ISBN 1 873474 50 4 £5.00

Complete illustrated and annotated survey of the oldest Ashkenazi Jewish burial ground in Britain

The survey was carried out in 1993 as a student exchange project between ICOMOS-UK and ICOMOS-Israel. The project was initiated by Sharman Kadish when she was founder-chairman of the Working Party on Jewish Monuments in the UK & Ireland.

 

The Jewish Heritage in British History: Englishness and Jewishness

edited by Tony Kushner
Frank Cass, London 1992
234 pp. Illus.
ISBN 0 7146 3464 6 (cloth) £25/$37.50
ISBN 0 7146 4086 7 (paper) £12.50/$18.75

Collection of essays based on the original "Preserving the Jewish Heritage" conference held at the University of Southampton in 1990. Contributions on the built heritage by Susie Barson, Judy Glasman, Sharman Kadish and Bill Williams.