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B., ed., The book of Joshua. New York, Judaica Press, 1969.
368 p.
Hebrew text, English translation and a commentary digest.
o f f n u n g
, A
r t h u r
ed. and compiler. For love of Torah : laymen explore
the Bible. New York, Jonathan David, 1970. 384 p.
Interpretations of the weekly Torah portion by laymen.
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h r i s t o p h e r
r o w n r ig g
, R
o n a l d
Holy places: Jewish,
Christian and Moslem monuments in the Holy Land. New York,
Praeger, 1969. 224 p.
The history and beliefs of the three major faiths in relation to sites.
o p w o o d
, D
e r e k
The Russian presence in Syria and Palestine, 1843-1914:
church and politics in the Near East. New York, Oxford University
Press, 1969. 232 p.
The effect of Russian involvement is examined from the activities of
imperial Russia in the 19th century to Soviet relationship in the 20th.
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, I
r v in g
& G
r e e n b e r g
, E
l i e z e r
eds. A treasury of Yiddish poetry.
New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1969. 374 p.
Selections in English translation from the major Yiddish writers of
the 19th-20th centuries.
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, S
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Larry Rivers. Memoir by Frank O ’Hara. New York, Abrams,
1969. 235 p.
A critical study of the artist’s work.
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My war with Israel, as told to Vick Vance
and Pierre Lauer. New York, Morrow, 1969. 170 p.
Two French journalists after extensive interviews with the king of
Jordan have supplemented their book with background materials and
information from other Arab sources.
The Israel yearbook, 1970. Tel Aviv, Yearbook Publications, 1970. 339 p.
A directory of industry, trade and leading personalities.
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a v id
Israel. Chicago, Follett,
1 9 6 9 . 1 2 8 p .
Description of town and country illustrated with color and black and
white photographs by Kess Schere.
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, P
a u l
Between the rock and the hard place. New York, Random
House, 1970. 155 p.
“A look at the agonizing dilemmas facing Israeli peace advocates,
Arab guerillas and some American Jews.”
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, M
a r ie
B. Gut yuntif, gut yohr. New York, Citadel, 1969. 133 p.
A new expanded edition of Yiddish translations of familiar classical
poems and songs with the Yiddish printed in English transliteration.
e r e m i a s
, J
o a c h im
Jerusalem in the time of Jesus. Philadelphia, Fortress,
1969. 405 p.
A scholarly study based on historical and archeological sources.
Jewish book annual: vol. XXVII, 5730. Ed. by A. Alan Steinbach. New
York, Jewish Book Council of America, 1969. 227 p.
A record of Jewish literary activity with annotated bibliographies of
fiction and non-fiction in English, Hebrew and Yiddish and feature
articles about Jewish literature and authors.