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K o r n , B e r t r a m
W. American Jewry and the Civil War. Cleveland, World,
1961. 329 p. Paperbound reprint.
A history of Jewish participation in the war a century ago based on
documentary material by the rabbi of Kneseth Israel, Philadelphia.
K r a in e s , O s c a r .
Government and politics in Israel. Boston, Houghton Mifflin,
1961. 246 p.
A full description of the agencies and courts, legislative enactments
and local government of the country.
K r am e r , J u d i t h
R., and
L e v e n tm a n , S e ym o u r .
Children of the gilded ghetto.
New Haven, Yale University, 1961. 228 p.
Conflict resolutions of three generations of American Jews by two
sociologists.
K r a n z l e r , G e o r g e .
Williamsburgh: a Jewish community in transition. New
York, Feldheim, 1961. 310 p.
A sociological study of a Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn settled by
recent Jewish immigrants who established and maintain numerous
religious institutions.
K u h l , K u r t .
The Old Testament: its origins and composition. Richmond,
John Knox, 1961. 354 p.
Introduction to biblical literature.
K u r t z , A a r o n .
Marc Chagall: a poem. Long Beach, N.Y., French American
Gallery, 1961. 92 p.
A translation of a Yiddish poem about the artist’s life.
L a g e r q u i s t , P a r .
The death of Ahasuerus. New York, Random, 1962. 118 p.
L a n d a u , S o l .
Length of our days: focus on Judaism and the personal life.
New York, Bloch, 1961. 103 p.
The observance of Jewish customs and traditions.
L app , P a u l
W. Palestinian ceramic chronology 200 B.C.-A.D. 70. New Haven,
American Schools of Oriental Research, 1961. 231 p.
Late Hellenistic and early Roman pottery in a precise chronological
framework based on recent stratified evidence from Beth-zur, Herodian
Jericho, Qumran, Bethany and Shechem.
L e h rm a n ,
S. M. The world of the Midrash. New York, Yoseloff, 1962. 163 p.
A popular interpretation of rabbinic theology citing basic concepts
found in the Agada.
L e v in , M a r t in .
Five boyhoods. New York, Doubleday, 1962. 198
p .
Includes reminiscences of Harry Golden of East Side life.
L iebm an , J o s h u a L o t h .
Peace of Mind. New York, Bantam, 1961. 176 p.
Paperbound reprint.
L in z e , D e w e y
W. The trial of Adolf Eichmann. Los Angeles, Holloway,
1961. 224 p.
A report of the proceedings in the Israeli court.
L ip s e t , S e ym o u r
M. Culture and social character. New York, Free Press
of Glencoe, 1961. 466 p.
A review of David Riesman’s contribution to American sociological
thought.
L o r c h , N a t h a n e l .
The edge of the sword: Israel’s War of Independence,
1947-1949. New York, Putnam, 1961. 475 p.
A military record of the struggle leading to the establishment of the
State.
L u r ie , H a r r y L .
A heritage affirmed. Philadelphia, Jewish Publication
Society, 1961. 481 p.
A history of the Jewish federation movement in American communities
for the support of religious, educational and welfare agencies.