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Books related to Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza available at the Ostrow Library
FICTION
A Delightful Compendium of Consolation: A Fabulous Tale of Romance, Adventure, and Faith in the Medieval Mediterranean, by Burton L.Visotzky.
PS3622.I788 D45 2008  
People of the Book: A novel, by Geraldine Brooks.
PR9619.3.B7153 P46 2008
The Genizah at the House of Shepher, by Tamar Yellin.
PZ 4 .Y2884x GE 2005
NON-FICTION
A Mediterranean Society :The Jewish Communities of the Arab World as Portrayed in the Documents of the Cairo Geniza, by S. D. Goitein.
D199.3 .G58 6 volumes
Published Material from the Cambridge Geniza Collections: A Bibliography, 1896-1980, by Stefan C. Reif.
BM434 .C35 1988
Documents of Jewish Sectaries, edited from Hebrew Manuscripts in the Cairo Geniza collection now in the possession of the University library, Cambridge, by Solomon Schechter.
BS175 .S3 1910
Documents of the Jewish Pious Foundations from the Cairo Geniza, by Moshe Gil.
BM520 .D6 1976
The Voice of the Jewish Poor in the Middle Ages from the Cairo Geniza, by Mark R. Cohen.
DS135.E4 C635 2006
Jewish Marriage in Palestine: A Cairo Geniza Study, by Mordechai Akiva Friedman
BM713 .F75 1980 2 volumes
Fill a Blank Page:  A Biography of Solomon Schechter, by Azriel Louis Eisenberg.
BM755.S27 E38 1965
Solomon Schechter: A Biography, by Norman Bentwich.
 BM90.J559 S3 1940
- Ginze Shekhter: Genizah Studies in Memory of Doctor Solomon Schechter.
PJ5035.G5 1928
- Conservative Judaism: The Legacy of Solomon Schechter, by Abraham J. Karp.
BM197.5.K37 1963
- Selected Religious Poems of Solomon Ibn Gabriol, Translated into English Verse by Israel Zangwill, from a Critical Text Edited by Israel Davidson.
PJ5050.I3
In addition to the books listed above, the AJU Library has a large collection of books in Hebrew on the topics of the Cairo Geniza and the many manuscript discoveries found in it.
BOOKS BY PINCHAS GILLER
- Kabbalah: A guide for the perplexed.
BM526 .G475 2011  
- Shalom Shar'abi and the Kabbalists of Beit El.
BM526 .G48 2007
- Reading the Zohar: The Sacred Text of the Kabbalah.
BM525.A59 G55 2001
- The Enlightened Will Shine: Symbolization and Theurgy in the Later Strata of the Zohar.
BM525.A6 T5738 1993