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J
e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
Jewish Journal of Sociology; edited by Morris Ginsberg. Volume 1, number
1. London, published on behalf of the World Jewish Congress, by W.
Heinemann, 1959. 151 p.
A new periodical, scheduled to appear twice annually, devoted to
Jewish social affairs in their widest sense, and containing summaries of
the (English) articles in French and Hebrew, and also book reviews.
Jewish Travel Guide. London, Jewish Chronicle Publications, 1959; com­
piled by “Green Flag”. 303 p.
A world directory of hotels, restaurants and places of interest for
the Jewish traveler.
Jewish Year Book. London, Jewish Chronicle Publications, 1959 (5719-20);
edited by Hugh Harris, 1959. 362 p.
A detailed guide to Anglo-Jewry and foreign Jewish communities
and organisations, with a section on Israel and Who’s Who.
J
ohn
R
ylands
L
ib r a r y
,
Manchester.
C a ta lo g u e o f a n e x h ib i t io n o f H e b r ew
m a n u s c r ip t s a n d p r in t e d book s to g e th e r w i th o th e r i tem s o f J ew ish
in t e r e s t ,
1958.
D e an s g a te , M a n ch e s te r
3,
J o h n R y la n d s L ib r a r y ,
1958.
28
p .
The illustrated catalogue of an exhibition held in celebration of
the tenth anniversary of the establishment of the State of Israel.
J
o in
- L
am b er t
, M
ic h e l
. J e ru s a l em . T r a n s l a t e d f rom th e F r e n c h b y C h a r ­
lo t t e H a ld a n e . L o n d o n , E le k B o ok s ,
1958. 223 p.
A copiously illustrated volume depicting the 3000 year old story of
the Eternal City and its many Holy Places.
J
o s eph
, M
orris
.
Judaism as creed and life. 4th ed. London, Routledge
and Kegan Paul, 1958. 522 p.
An interpretation of the beliefs, ceremonies and moral duties of the
Jew.
K
arasik
, D
ob
B
e r
.
Sefer Halikot ’Olam Katan. 2nd ed. Edited by Hillel
Medalie. London and Leeds, 1959. 28 p.
A new edition of a work first published in Vilna 1898, dealing with
burial laws and customs, and the rites to be observed before and after
committal to the grave.
K
arasik
, D
ob
B
e r
.
Sha’ar Tehora. 2nd ed. Edited
by
Hillel Medalie. London
and Leeds, 1959. 54 p.
A new edition of a work first published in Vilna 1898, on the ethics
and duties of man, and his marital conduct.
K
no blow icz
, M
ordecai
H
anok
,
ed. Mateh Moshe, by Moses ben Abraham of
Przemysl. London, 1958. 415 p.
A halachic work, published for the first time in an annotated edition,
and with a biography of the author.
K
owadlo
, B
oris
(photographer)
. This is Israel: 86 photographs by Boris
Kowadlo; text by T. R. Fyvel. Oxford, Bruno Cassirer; London, Faber,
1958. 96 p.
(photo hooks of the world)
A collection of photographs depicting various aspects of the contempo­
rary Israeli scene.
K
roch
, J
acob
L
eb
. Hazakah Rabah, Volume IV, 2, al Hoshen Mishpat; edited
by Pinhas Jacob Kohn. London, 1958. 344 p.
L
a nn o y
, R
ichard
.
Israel; (with) introductory essay, historical notes. London,
Thames and Hudson, 1958. 50 p. 128 plates.
An historical survey based on a collection of photographs.
L
aq u eu r
, W
a lt er
Z
e
ev
,
ed. The Middle East in transition: studies in con­
temporary history. London, Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1958. 513 p.
A collection of 36 essays, mostly originally written for magazines, on
various topics relating to the Middle East and its past and present prob­
lems in the field of politics, economics, history, etc.