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J
e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
G
utste in
, M
orris
A. T o bigotry no sanction: a Jewish shrine in America,
1658-1958. New York, Bloch, 1958. 191 p.
The story of Touro Synagogue in Newport, R . I., and three centuries
of Judaism in America.
H
a l e v y
-L
ev in
, I
saac
,
ed. Israel argosy: vol. 5. New York, Yoseloff, 1958. 233 p.
An anthology of translations of poems and stories by contemporary
Israeli writers.
H
annak
,
J . Emanuel Lasker: the life of a chess master. New York, Simon &
Schuster, 1959. 320 p.
A biography of the famed German Jewish chess player.
Hebrew Union College annual: vol. 29. Sheldon H. Blank, chairman, Board
of Editors. Cincinnati, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Reli­
gion, 1958. 9, 383 p.
Studies in Biblical, Rabbinic and Semitic literature.
H
e l l e r
, A
braham
M. Israel’s Odyssey. New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy,
1959. 298 p.
The spiritual leader of the Flatbush Jewish Center interprets the
achievements and hopes of the State of Israel.
H
ertz
, R
icharjd
C. Prescription for heartache. New York, Pageant, 1958. 138 p.
Advice how to face and overcome fear and worries by the rabbi of
Temple Beth El, Detroit.
H
ertzberg
, A
r thu r
,
ed. The Zionist idea. New York, Doubleday, 1959. 638 p.
An historical analysis and reader including the writings of Moses Hess,
Theodor Herzl, Ahad Ha-Am, Martin Buber, Chaim Weizmann, David
Ben-Gurion and many others.
H
olde
, A
r thu r
.
Jews
in
music. New York, Philosophical Library, 1959. 352 p.
A history of Jewish contributions to the music arts from ancient times
until the present.
H
urst
, F
an n ie
.
Anatomy of me. New York, Doubleday,
19 5 8 . 3 6 7 p .
The autobiography of the popular American Jewish novelist.
I
lton
, P
a u l
.
Th e Bible was my treasure. New York, Messner, 1958. 255 p.
An account of a correspondent’s experiences during his travels and
work in Palestine and Egypt.
I
sserman
, F
erdinand
M .
A rabbi with the American Red Cross. New York,
Whittier, 1959. 334 p.
An autobiographical record of war service with the Red Cross by the
reform rabbi of St. Louis.
J
ablonsk i
, E
dward
and
S
tew ar t
, L
aw r en c e
D. The Gershwin years. New
York, Doubleday, 1958. 313 p.
The background of the success of George and Ira Gershwin as Amer­
ican composers and song writers.
J
anow sky
, O
scar
.
Foundations of Israel: emergence of a welfare state.
Princeton, N.
J . ,
Van Nostrand, 1959. 191 p.
A political, economic and social history of the State of Israel with
pertinent documents.
Jewish book annual: vol. 16. 5719 (1958-1959). Edited by A. Alan Steinbach.
New York, Jewish Book Council of America, 1958. 213 p.
The volume was dedicated to the tenth anniversary of the State of
Israel with essays on Jewish culture and literature in Israel during the
decade, followed by essays on Jewish writing in America, the centennial
of Sholom Aleichem and bibliographies of new books in the U. S. A.
and other parts of the world.
J
o in
- L
am b er t
, M
ic h e l
.
Jerusalem. Trans, from the French by Charlotte
Holdane. New York, Putnam, 1958. 223 p.
Description and photographs of important sites as well as temples
and relics of the old city.