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e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
T
ro tsky
, L
eo n
.
Trotsky’s diary in exile, 1935. Trans , from the Russian by
Elena Zarudnaya. Cambridge, Harvard University Press, 1958. 218 p.
Th e notebooks for this diary, together with three testamentary state­
ments written in Mexico in 1940, are from the Trotsky Archives of
Harvard University Library.
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van
der
P
loeg
,
J . Th e excavations at Qumran. New York, Longmans, Green,
1958. 216 p.
An introduction to the value and significance of the literature of the
Dead Sea Scrolls.
, W
a llm a n
, J
o s eph
.
Th e Kabalah: from its inception to its evanescence.
Brooklyn, N. Y., Theological Research Publishing, 1959. 221 p.
A popular introduction.
W
a lt er
, B
runo
.
Gustav Mahler. New York, Knopf, 1958. 175 p.
Th e famous conductor has written a portrait of the Austrian Jewish
composer.
W
a xm an
, M
e y e r
.
Judaism: religion and ethics. New York, Yoseloff, 1958.
411 P-
An enlarged edition of the author’s handbook of Judaism, with a
survey of Jewish ethical practice.
W
e in ste in
, J
acob
J
o s eph
.
Th e place of understanding: comments on the
portions of the week and the holiday cycle. New York, Bloch, 1959. 181 p.
Sermons and essays by the rabbi of a reform congregation in Chicago.
W
e instock
, E
a r l
.
Th e seven years. As told to Herbert Wilner. New York,
Dutton, 1959. 256 p.
Reminiscences of the tragic childhood and youth of a youngster who
was sent to a concentration camp by the Germans.
W
ern er
, E
r ic
.
The sacred bridge: the interdependence of liturgy and music
in the synagogue and church in the first millenium. New York, Columbia
University Press, 1959. 618 p.
Th e interrelationship between Christian and Hebraic elements in all
forms of worship.
W
ilson
, E
dmund
.
Th e scrolls from the Dead Sea. New York, Meridian, 1959.
121 p.
A paperback reprint.
W
ilson
, J
ohn
H . , J
r
.
Albert A. Michelson: America’s first Nobel-prize physi­
cist. New York, Messner, 1958. 190 p.
A biography.
W
o l f f
, K
urt
H. Georg Simmel, 1858-1918. Columbus, O., Ohio State Univer­
sity Press, 1959.
A collection of essays, with translations and a bibliography of the
writings of the famous German-Jewish sociologist and philosopher.
Yearbook of the Central Conference of American Rabbis: vol. 68. Edited
by Sidney L . Regner. New York, 1958. 394 p.
A report of the 69th annual convention of the American reform rab ­
binate, containing also addresses and papers by Abba Eban, Abba Hillel
Silver, Joseph Kaplan, Abraham Cronbach, Bernard Bamberger and
Alexander Guttmann.
Z
e r in
, E
dward
.
Our Jewish neighbors. Nashville, Tenn ., Abingdon, 1959. 96
p .
A compact outline of the facts about Jews and Judaism for Christian
readers.