Amos Elon

Amos Elon (1926–2009) was an Israeli journalist. His final book was The Pity of It All: A Portrait of Jews In Germany 1743 – 1933.

Olmert & Israel: The Change

Lords of the Land: The War Over Israel's Settlements in the Occupied Territories, 1967–2007

by Idith Zertal and Akiva Eldar, translated from the Hebrew by Vivian Eden

Walled: Israeli Society at an Impasse

by Sylvain Cypel

Son of the Cypresses: Memories, Reflections, and Regrets from a Political Life

by Meron Benvenisti, translated from the Hebrew by Maxine Kaufman-Lacusta, in consultation with Michael Kaufman-Lacusta

February 14, 2008 issue

Thanks for the Memory

Istanbul: Memories and the City

by Orhan Pamuk, translated from the Turkish by Maureen Freely

March 15, 2007 issue

In Abraham’s Vineyard

A Tale of Love and Darkness

by Amos Oz, translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange

December 16, 2004 issue

War Without End

How Israel Lost: The Four Questions

by Richard Ben Cramer

Waging Peace: Israel and the Arabs, 1948–2003

by Itamar Rabinovich

July 15, 2004 issue

A Very Special Relationship

A Very Special Relationship

Support Any Friend: Kennedy's Middle East and the Making of the US–Israel Alliance

by Warren Bass

Israel and the Bomb

by Avner Cohen

January 15, 2004 issue

Wise Survivors

Wise Survivors

Scholem, Arendt, Klemperer: Intimate Chronicles in Turbulent Times

by Steven E. Aschheim

Gershom Scholem: A Life in Letters, 1914–1982

edited and translated from the German by Anthony David Skinner

April 10, 2003 issue

The Wanderer

The Red Count: The Life and Times of Harry Kessler

by Laird M. Easton

October 24, 2002 issue

Subscribe and save 50%!

Read the latest issue as soon as it’s available, and browse our rich archives. You'll have immediate subscriber-only access to over 1,200 issues and 25,000 articles published since 1963.

Subscribe now

Subscribe and save 50%!

Get immediate access to the current issue and over 25,000 articles from the archives, plus the NYR App.

Already a subscriber? Sign in