Babylon Books & Software
Babylon Books & Software
The written treasures of one of the most literate countries in the world are now open to you! Whether you're looking for Israeli literature or books about Israeli or Jewish history, wars, the Israeli-Arab conflict, Israel maps and guides, or kosher cookbooks, our selection is second to none! And don't forget our extensive collection of Hebrew books and classic Jewish books. Enjoy!On the other hand, technology has done wonders for the Jewish world. Now you can get software on just about any Jewish or Israeli theme you can imagine: Bible and Torah software, Hebrew learning software, Hebrew calendar, and Hebrew word processing, Jerusalem and Israel clip-art, and much more! Have fun!
Books and Software
To always continue learning and growing is an essential Jewish value. The Judaica Webstore carries a large selection of books and software about every aspect of Jewish existence, from beautiful editions of sacred texts, to scholarly commentary, to books on the history of the Holy Land, to volumes dealing with contemporary Israel and the Jewish-Arab conflict.
Torahs, Haggadah, and Books of Prayer and Blessing
Our collection of texts on the Torah include various editions of the sacred texts themselves, including ones in large print or ones with a handsome handcrafted brown leather binding. There are also books of commentary from famous rabbis and scholars. We carry a large selection of books on other matters of Judaism from Haggadah and Jewish prayer books to books on Jewish law and Jewish Philosophy. There are also publications that bring Jewish faith to contemporary practical issues like parenting and Jewish womanhood.
There are several cookbooks available, ranging from compilations of traditional kosher recipes to collections of contemporary Israeli cuisine. There are also cookbooks that feature Diasporic recipes and explore the parallels between international cuisine and Jewish cooking.
Travel Guides to Israel
Perhaps you're planning a trip to Israel. We carry road atlases of Israel, maps of various cities within Israel, including Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, as well easy travel guides. There are also atlases of Bible history to help make the past come alive, as well as field guides for such popular sites as Masada, Qumran and Ein Gedi.
Hebrew Language Study
If you're traveling to Israel, of course you'll want to brush up on your Hebrew! We offer great interactive Hebrew language instruction software for both PC and Mac. Programs for Biblical Hebrew and Modern Hebrew are available. You can also order a year's subscription to a Hebrew Newspaper whose language is specially graded for language learners. Also available are instructional DVDs, CDs, workbooks and dictionaries.
Of course there are also texts on the Israeli-Arab conflict, including collections of political and social commentary, books that detail the history of the conflict on both sides, and volumes that tackle the issue of living day to day despite fear.