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G r u b e r , R u t h ,
ed. Science and the new nations. New York, Basic Books,
1961. 314 p.
The proceedings of the International Conference on Science in the
Advancement of New States at Rehovoth, Israel. The Weizmann Institute
convened this assembly where all the areas of modern science were
discussed by leading authorities.
H a l p e r i n , S am u e l .
The political world of American Zionism. Detroit, Wayne
State University Press, 1961. 431 p.
A sociological study of the activities of American Jewish leadership
which lead to the growth of the movement and the recognition of the
State of Israel by the nations of the world.
H a r r i s o n ,
R. K. The Dead Sea scrolls: an introduction. New York, Harper,
1961. 160 p.
A student’s manual for understanding the religious value of the texts.
H a r t , K i t t y .
I am alive. New York, Abelard-Schuman, 1961. 160 p.
Reminiscences of the days of imprisonment by the Nazis in the
Auschwitz concentration camp.
Hebrew Union College annual: vol. 32. Elias L. Epstein, editor. Cincinnati,
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, 1961. 350, 25 p.
Contributions of biblical studies by leading American and European
scholars dedicated to President Emeritus Julian Morgenstern in celebra-
tion of his 80th birthday.
H e c h t , B en .
Perfidy. New York, Messner, 1961. 281
p .
A journalist’s review of events during the catastrophe of European
Jewry, and the battles for Israel’s independence.
H e in e , H e in r i c h .
Lyric poems and ballads. Pittsburgh, University of Pitts-
burgh, 1961. 195 p.
H e r f o r d , T r a v e r s .
Pirke Aboth: ethics of the fathers. New York, Schocken,
1962. 128 p. Reprint.
Oldest collection of ethical maxims and aphorisms by rabbinical sages,
Hebrew and English text, with explanation and historical commentary.
Prefaced by John J. Tepfer.
-------. The Pharisees. Boston, Beacon, 1961. 256 p. Paperbound reprint.
The history and teaching of the Tanaim by a leading Christian
Hebraist. Foreword by Nahum N. Glatzer.
H e r t z b e r g , A r t h u r .
Judaism. New York, Braziller, 1961. 256 p.
An anthology of the basic writings illustrating the development of
Jewish religious thought.
H i l l s , M a r g a r e t
T., ed. The English Bible in America: a bibliography of
editions published in America, 1777-1957. New York, American Bible
Society and New York Public Library, 1961. 477 p.
Included are Bibles translated and published under Jewish auspices.
H
oess
, R
udolf
.
Commandant of Auschwitz. Cleveland, World,
1960. 285 p .
The autobiography of the man who directed the cruel program of
extermination and death.
H o r e -B e l i s h a , L e s l i e . T h e p r iv a te pap ers o f H o r e -B e l ish a . G a rd en C ity ,
N.Y.,
D o u b led a y ,
1961. 320
p .
The personal account of the Minister of Munitions of his years of
service to the British government during the second world war.
H y am s o n , M oses .
The Mishneh Torah by Maimonides. Jerusalem, Boys Town;
New York, Feldheim, 1962.. 2 vols.
A reprint of the first two books of the code giving the Hebrew text
with an English translation.
H ym a n , S t a n l e y Edgar .
The tangled bank. New York, Atheneum, 1962. 492 p.
A study of Darwin, Marx, Frazer, Freud as imaginative writers.