Book Reviews

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Langham, Raphael, 250 Years of Convention and Contention: a History of the Board of Deputies of British Jews, 1760-2010, London, Vallentine Mitchell, 2010, 320 pp., ISBN 978-0853039822.

Kahn-Harris, Keith and Gidley, Ben, Turbulent Times: the British Jewish community today, London, Continuum, 2011, 248 pp., ISBN 978-1847144768.

Blue, Lionel, The Godseeker’s Guide, London, New York, Continuum, 2010, 186 pp., ISBN 978-1847-06418-9.

Gryn, Naomi (ed.), Three Minutes of Hope. Hugo Gryn on the God Slot, London, New York, Continuum, 2010, 270 pp., ISBN 978-1-4411-4035-7.

Hoelting, Kurt, The Circumference of Home: One Man’s Yearlong Quest for a Radically Local Life, Cambridge MA, Da Capo Press, 2010, 356pp., ISBN 978-1458758880.

Sznaider, Natan, Jewish Memory and the Cosmopolitan Order, Cambridge, Polity Press, 2011, 205 pp., ISBN 978-0-7456-4796-8.

Gigliotti, Simione, The Train Journey, New York and Oxford, Berghahn Books, 2009, 244 pp., ISBN 978-1-57181-268-1.

Jospe, Raphael, Jewish Philosophy in the Middle Ages, Boston, Academic Studies Press, 2009, $65/$33, 620 pp., ISBN 978-1-934843-09-3/978-1-934843-27-7.

Rynhold, Daniel, An Introduction to Medieval Jewish Philosophy, London/ New York, I.B. Tauris, 2009, £49.50/£16.99, 272 pp., ISBN 978-1-845117- 47-4/978-1-845117-48-1.