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AMERICAN JEWISH NON-FICTION BOOKS
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I.
E d w a r d K i e v
A
be lson
,
J. Jewish mysticism: an introduction to the Kabbalah. New York,
Hermon, 1968. 184 p.
-----------. The immanence of God in rabbinical literature. New York, Hermon,
1968. 387 p.
A study of the concept of Shekhinah as found in the Aggadic literature
in the Talmud and Midrash.
A
be rg
, G
il b e r t
.
Esther: a play
i n
three acts. State College, Pa., Carnation
Press, 1969. 163 p.
A provocative interpretation of the biblical book.
A
c k r o y d
, P
e te r
E. Exile and restoration. Philadelphia, Westminster, 1968.
286 p.
A study of the Hebrew thought of the prophets of Israel in the 6th
century B.C.E.
A
d ler
, B
i l l
.
Dear rabbi. New York, Morrow, 1968. unpaged.
Anecdotes and humorous stories of American Jewish community life.
A
d ler
, C
y ru s
H. Jacob H. Schiff: his life and letters. Grosse Point, Mich.,
Scholarly Press, 1968. 2 vols.
A reprint of the volumes issued in 1928 about the life and work of
the eminent American Jewish banker and philanthropist.
A
dler
, M
o rr is
.
The voice still speaks. New York, Bloch, 1969. 436 p.
The inspirational messages delivered by the late rabbi of Detroit’s
Congregation Shaare Zedek, compiled with a memoir by Rabbi Jacob
Chinitz.
A
d ler
, S
a m u e l
.
The binding: a biblical oratorio. New York, Oxford Univer­
sity Press, 1967. 66 p.
The text is based on Genesis 22 and upon rabbinic sources, compiled
by Hugo Ch. Adler.
A
lb r ig h t
, W
i l l i a m
F. Yahweh and the Gods of Canaan: an historical analysis
of the two contrasting faiths. New York, Doubleday, 1968. 294 p.
Evidences from archaeology to prove that seeds of Israelite monotheism
were visible in Canaanite influences.
A
l t e r
, R
o b e r t
.
After the tradition: essays on modem Jewish writing. New
York, E. P. Dutton, 1969. 256 p.
American Jewish year book: vol. 69, 1968. Ed. by Morris Fine and Milton
Himmelfarb. Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society; New York, Ameri­
can Jewish Committee, 1968. 687 p.
A
m r a m
, D
a v id
W
ern e r
.
The Jewish law of divorce according to Bible and
Talmud. New York, Hermon. 1968. 224 p.
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