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J
e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
F
r iedenberg
, D
a n ie l
M., ed. Great Jewish portraits in metal: selected plaques
and medals from the Samuel Friedenberg collection of the Jewish
Museum. Introduction by Cecil Roth. New York, Schocken, 1963. 143 p.
Reproductions of Jewish medals and plaques of eminent Jews with
short biographies.
G
a rten berg
, L
e o
.
Torah thoughts. New York, Jonathan David, 1964. 236
p .
Legends and tales related to the Torah readings on the High Holidays
and the five scrolls.
G
e l b a r t
, G
ershon
I. Jewish education in America: a manual for parents and
school board members. New York, Jewish Education Committee, 1963.
132 p.
------- . Samuel Usque’s
A consolation fo r the tribulations of Israel.
New York,
Gershon I. Gelbart Memorial Fund, 1964. 458 p.
An English translation of the third dialogue of this chronicle from the
Portuguese with an introduction and notes.
G
er b e r
, I
srael
J. Immortal rebels: freedom for the individual in the Bible.
New York, Jonathan David, 1964. 267 p.
A psychological interpretation of family situations in the narratives of
the book of Genesis.
G
e t t y s
, J
oseph
M. Surveying the historical books. Richmond, Va., John Knox,
1963. 163 p.
The Bible’s history surveyed for students.
G
ev irtz
, S
t a n l e y
.
Patterns in the early poetry of Israel. Chicago, University
of Chicago, 1963. 97 p.
A study of Biblical Hebrew poetic style and the use of parallelism and
tradition in Lamech’s song, Isaac’s blessing, Balaam’s
mashal
and David’s
lament.
G
ezar i
, T
em im a
.
Footprints and new worlds: experiences in art with child
and adult. New York, Jewish Education Committee, 1964. 170 p. Paper-
bound reprint.
G
la t z e r
, N
a h um
.
Faith and knowledge: the Jew in the medieval world.
Boston, Beacon, 1963. 235 p.
Selections from the philosophical and ethical writings of the rabbis.
G
la z er
, N
a th an
,
and
M
o yn ih a n
, D
a n ie l
P. Beyond the melting pot: the
Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Italians, Jews and Irish of New York. Cambridge,
M.I.T., 1963. 360 p.
G
l ea son
, R
o bert
W. Yahweh: the God of the Old Testament. Englewood
Cliffs, Prentice-Hall, 1964. 128 p.
A brief systematic analysis of the various ideas Israel had of God.
G
l en n
, J
acob
B. The Bible and modern medicine: an interpretation of the
basic principles of hygiene found in the Bible in the light of present day
medical thought. New York, Bloch, 1963. 222 p.
G
o ld farb
, S
olomon
D. Ready-reference Jewish encyclopedia. New York,
Shilo, 1963. 248 p.
G
oodenough
, E
rw in
J . Symbolism in Dura synagogue. New York, Bollingen-
Pantheon, 1964. 3 vols.
The 9th, 10th and 11th volumes in the series
Jewish Symbols in the
Graeco-Roman Period
give the background and legends of the wall
paintings discovered in the third century synagogue at Dura-Europos
in eastern Syria.