As a result of peoples interest in the Jewish history of Rhodes, we are pleased to offer the following items for sale.
A Century of the Rhodeslis in Los Angeles
By Aron Hasson
This 200 page hard cover book historically describes and illustrates with photos and images the story of how Jewish immigrants from Rhodes established themselves in Los Angeles.
Price: $40.00 USD
A Guidebook to the Jewish Quarter of Rhodes
By Aron Hasson
This 60 page guidebook of “La Juderia” contains a map with locations and information of Jewish monuments, the Kahal Shalom , the cemetery as well as a summary of the Jewish presence by Stella Levi. You’ll want to take this with you when you visit Rhodes.
Price: $30 USD
A History of Jewish Rhodes
By Esther Fintz Menascé
This 300 page book provides the most complete and extensive details regarding the extraordinary Jewish community of Rhodes. The book includes 70 images & photos. The author was born in Rhodes, and is a well-known university professor in Milan, Italy.
Price: $30 USD
Ladino Songs by Liliana Benveniste
CD called "Ayres Buenos", by the internationally acclaimed Liliana Benveniste. 15 songs including "Skalerika de Oro", "Novia de la Kara Blanka", "Adio Kerida" and many more.
Price: $20.00 USD
Ritual Medical Lore of Sephardic Women
By Isaac Jack Levy and Rosemary Levy Zumwalt
The author was born in Rhodes and explains with the co-author (and wife) Rosemary Levy Zumwalt, the many facets of folk remedies. It affirms the women’s pivotal role in the health of their communities. This 260 page book is filled with an enormous amount of information and stories relating to healings from religious blessings to beliefs and herbal cures, including: prekante, mal ojo, pidyon, espanto, saradura, ruda and mumia.
Price: $25.00 USD
Sephardic Folk Dictionary
By Al Passy
This is the only book of its kind in print. It consists of both English to Ladino and Ladino to English. It contains over 40,000 words: conversational proverbs, slang, familiar terms and phrases, as well as those utilized in daily usage and relating to prayers, blessings and holidays.
Price: $35.00 USD
The Jewish Martyrs of Rhodes and Cos
By Hizkia M.Franco
This book was written by a former President of the Jewish Community of Rhodes. It is an eyewitness account of what happened in Rhodes during the years 1936 to 1944. The book was originally written in French in 1952 in the Congo and was subsequently translated into English by his grandson, Joseph Franco.
Price: $15.00 USD
Note: Shipping and handling is not included in the above prices. We accept Visa and MasterCard or checks payable to the “Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation”.
You can e-mail, mail, telephone or fax your order to:
The Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation
10850 Wilshire Boulevard #750
Los Angeles, California 90024
Telephone (310) 475-4779
Fax (310) 475-8144