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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
68
monides’
Mishneh Torah
in the history and development of the halachah. —
S. Rawidowicz: Philosophy as a duty. — E. Rosenthal: Maimonides’ concep-
tion of state and society. — C. Roth: Maimonides and England. — D. S.
Sassoon: Notes on some Rambam manuscripts. — J. I. Gorfinkle: A bib-
liography of Maimonides.
Maimonides octocentennial series no. 1-4. New York, Maimonides Octocenten-
nial Committee, 1935.
Contents — no. 1: Ahad Haam: The supremacy of reason, tr. from the
Hebrew by Leon Simon. 52 p. — no. 2: Alexander Marx: Moses Maimonides.
27 p. — no. 3: Chaim Tchernowitz: Maimonides as Codifier, tr. from the
Hebrew by Harry S. Lewis. 32 p. — no. 4: Isaac Husik: The philosophy of
Maimonides. 31 p.
, ן ו מ י מ
. י
, . ל
.ךרוע
״ ר ה מ
. ל ״ ז מ ב
ץבוק
,יערמ־ינרות
ךורע
ררוסמו
תואלמל
עבש
תואמ
□ישמהו
הנש
תריטפל
ברה
ונבר השמ ןב
ןומימ
ונורכז
.הכרבל
,םילשורי
דסומ ברה
,קוק
.ו״טשת
ה״סר .׳ע
Contains studies by Maimon, Benyahu, Hasidah, Kamelhar, Roth, Fogel-
man, Margalioth, Kahane, Leiner, Lashem, Zlotnick, Muntner and Arzi.
, ן מ ש י פ
ה ד ו ה י
ב י ל
, ן ה כ ה
.ךרוע
ו נ ב ר
הש מ ן ב
; ן ו מ י מ
,וייח
,וירפס
ויתולועפ
.ויתועדו
ץבוק
יערמ־ינרות
וכותבו
רפס
חתפמ״
״תושרדה
ם״במרהל
ךותמ
רי־בתכ
ידיחי
.םלועב
ךורע
רדוסמו
אצויו
רואל
רכזל
תאלמ
הנומש
תואמ הנש
תדלה־םױל
.ולש
,םילשורי
זכרמה
ימלועה לש
,יחרזמה
.ה״צרת
159 , 145 , 329 .׳ע
.טרטרופ
The best Maimonides octocentennial anniversary volume. Contains con-
tributions by Fishman [Maimon], B. M. Levine, Nacht, Tolidano, Uziel,
Gottesdiener, S. B. Feldman, Amiel, Reicher, Karl, H. Keller, Berlin, Herzog,
Mirkin, Asaph, H. M. Rabinowitz, Geshuri and Z. Fishman. The volume
opens with an appraisal by the late Rabbi Kook.
I l lb . Biographies and Studies
B
o k s e r
, B
e n
Z
io n
.
The legacy of Maimonides. New York, Philosophical Library,
1950. 128 p.
An interpretive essay based primarily on the discussions in the
Guide
though
the other works of Maimonides were consulted as well.
M
u n z
, I
s a k
.
Maimonides (the Rambam): the story of his life and genius. Trans-
lated from the German, with an introduction by Henry T. Schnittkind.
Octocentennial edition. Boston, Winchell-Thomas Co., 1935. 238 p.
An unauthorized translation of the work which was very popular among
German-speaking Jews.
R
o th
, L
e o n
.
The guide for the perplexed: Moses Maimonides. London and
New York, Hutchinson’s University Library, 1948. 141 p.
A readable presentation of the life and works of Maimonides.
S
a r a c h e k
, J
o s e p h
.
Faith and reason: the conflict over the rationalism of Mai-
monides. vol. I. Williamsport, Penna., Bayard Press, 1935. 285 p.
An authentic and popular presentation of the controversy over
The Guide
to the Perplexed
and book I of the
Code
(“Book of Knowledge”).
Y
e l l in
, D
a v id
,
and
A
b r a h a m s
, I
s r a e l
.
Maimonides. Philadelphia, Jewish
Publication Society o f America, 1936. 239 p.
The best popular presentation of the subject in English.