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J
e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
S
zn er
, Zv i,
ed. Extermination and resistance: historical records and source
material. Volume 1. Israel, Ghetto Fighters’ House in memory of
I. Katznelson, 1958. 196 p.
An illustrated volume concerned mainly with Eastern Europe during
the War years, and emphasizing the importance of the Jewish resistance
movement all over Europe, as well as in the Warsaw Ghetto.
T
reves
, N
a f t a l i
H
irz
B
en
E
l ie z er
A
shkena z i
.
Sefer Naftali. London,
Hamakrik Book and Binding Co., 1958. 106 p.
A commentary on the Sefer ha-Yesod of R. Bahya together with that
of Yom-Tob Lipman Heller.
V
a l la n c e
, U
t e
.
A girl survives. London, MacGibbon and Kee, 1958. 298 p.
The story of a girl’s experiences as a prisoner of the Nazis in the
company of other German nationals similarly incarcerated for “political
crimes.”
V
r ie z en
, T
heodorus
C
hr ist iaan
.
An outline of Old Testament theology.
Translated from the Dutch by S. Neuijen. Oxford, Blackwell, 1958.
388 p.
W
e ing reen
, J
acob
.
A practical grammar for classical Hebrew. 2nd ed. Oxford,
Clarendon Press, 1959. 316 p.
W
e iss
, I
saac
J
acob
.
Sefer She’elot uTeshubot Minhat Yizhak, Volume 2.
London, 1958. 276 p.
A contribution to halachic literature giving Teshubot to topical
religious problems.
W
e l l c o m e
-M
arston
Archaeological Research Expedition to the Near East.
Lachish (Tell edDuweir) . (Part) 4: The Bronze Age, by Olga Tufnell
(and others) . London, published for the trustees of the late Sir Henry
Wellcome by Oxford University Press, 1958. 2 v. Vol. 1. Text. 351 p.
Vol. 2. Plates.
W
h it e
, J
am es
D
il l o n
.
The tall ship. London, Heinemann, 1958. 272 p.
The true story of a group of Jewish immigrants and the captain of a
ship who, for their future and safety, took them half way round the
world and back in an attempt to find them a haven.
W
isem an
, D
onald
J
ohn
.
Illustrations from Biblical archaeology. London,
Tyndale Press, 1958. 112 p.
W
o l f
, W
i l l y
.
The Song of Songs and selected essays. London, Union of
Orthodox Hebrew Congregations, 1958. 167 p.
Exegetical and homiletical discourses.
W
o l f
, W
i l l y
.
Birkat Shalom. London, 1958. 144
p .
Comments on the Sedrot, Haftarot, Scrolls, Hagadah and Talmud.
Yad Washem studies on the European Jewish catastrophe and Resistance;
edited by Saul Esh. Jerusalem, Yad Washem, Volume 2, 1958, 334 p.,
Volume 3, 1959, 320 p.
Y
adin
, Y
igael
and
H
arm an
, A
braham
,
eds. Israel. London, Herbert Tenkins,
1958. 168 p.
A pictorial volume commemorating the tenth anniversary of the State
of Israel, and containing an introduction by David Ben-Gurion.
Z
im m e l s
, H
irsch
J
acob
.
Ashkenazim and Sephardim: their relations, differ­
ences and problems as reflected in the Rabbinical Responsa; with a
foreword by the Very Rev. the Chief Rabbi, Rabbi Israel Brodie. London,
Oxford University Press, 1958. 347 p. (
London, Jews’ College. Publica­
tions, new series - no. 2)
The author traces the factors leading to the formation of the two types,
their relationships and mutual influence and attempts at unification, and
describes the origin and growth of their differences in liturgical usages,
pronunciation, scripts, dietary law, etc.
Zionist year book 1959; edited by Joseph Litvin. London, Zionist Federation
of Great Britain and Ireland, 1958. 505 p.
A guide to Zionist organisations and activities in Great Britain and
abroad.