Published: February 2006
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Feldman, Jan. Lubavitchers as Citizens: A Paradox of Liberal Democracy. Cornell University Press, 2003.

Fishkoff, Sue. The Rebbe's Army: Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch. Schocken Books, 2003.

Hoffman, Edward. Despite All Odds: The Story of Lubavitch. Simon and Schuster, 1991.

Kilgannon, Corey. "A Ritual Bath, the Mikvah, Makes an Elegant Return." New York Times, May 31, 2005.

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Yoffee, Emily. "Iowa Kosher." National Geographic (June 2005).

Hall, Alice J. "Brooklyn: The Other Side of the Bridge." National Geographic (May 1983), 580-613.

Arden, Harvey. "The Pious Ones." National Geographic (August 1975), 276-98.