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e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
A
rzt
, M
a x
.
Justice and mercy: commentary on the liturgy of the New Year
and the Day of Atonement. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston,
1963. 298 p.
A readable and illuminating exposition on the prayers for the High
Holy Days.
B
a b ian
, H
aig
.
The Middle East: old problems and new hopes. Chicago, Scott
Foresman, 1963. 73 p.
Curriculum materials for the economic study of the area.
B
adi
, J
o s eph
.
The government of the State of Israel. New York, Twayne, 1963.
307 p.
An analysis of the parliamentary, executive and judicial branches.
B
am berg er
, B
ernard
J. The Bible; a modern Jewish approach. New York,
Schocken, 1963. 128 p.
2nd ed. of an introduction for students by the rabbi of Congregation
Shaare Tefilah, New York.
------- . The story of Judaism. New York, Schocken, 1964. 471 p. Paperbound
reprint.
A comprehensive history of the Jewish faith, its religious ideas, ob­
servances and institutions.
B
and
, M
a x
.
Themes from the Bible. Los Angeles, University of Judaism, 1964.
50 reproductions in monochrome and color of scenes and personalities
out of Biblical lore.
B
a r
-D
avid
, M
o l l y
L
yon s
.
The Israeli cook book. New York, Crown, 1964.
422 p.
A variety of Jewish and Israeli dishes by the Israeli correspondent of
Hadassah Magazine.
B
ar ish
, L
ouis
and
R
e b ec ca
.
Basic Jewish beliefs. New York, Jonathan David,
1963. 220 p.
The concepts of God, prayer, revelation, the soul and immortality
presented from various points of view according to the spokesmen of
Jewish philosophy and thought.
B
aron
, S
alo
W.,
and
B
l a u
, J
o seph
L., eds. The Jews of the United States,
1790-1840: a documentary history: vols. 1-3. Philadelphia, Jewish Publica­
tion Society; New York, Columbia University, 1964. 1034 p.
A systematic presentation of the sources of the early history of the
American Jewish community by the Miller professor of Jewish history
at Columbia University and the professor of religion and philosophy at
Columbia.
B
e e k
, M
arttnus
A. Concise history of Israel: from Abraham to Bar Cochba.
Trans, by Arnold J . Pomerans. New York, Harper and Row, 1964. 224 p.
A biblical history for students.
B
e e r e y
, L
ester
V. A treasury of Biblical quotations. Garden City, Doubleday,
1964. 264 p.
B
e n
-G
u r ion
, D
avid
.
Israel: years of challenge. New York, Holt, Rinehart and
Winston, 1963. 240 p.
The new state and predictions of new developments in Israel as seen
by the former Prime Minister.
B
e n
-Y
o s e f
,
Avraham C. The purest democracy in the world. New York,
Herzl Press and Yoseloff, 1963. 261 p.
A description of kibbutz life based on the author’s diary of his first
year in Israel. Includes a statistical record and directory of the kibbutzim.