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G e s e n i u s , H e i n r i c h
F. W. Gesemus’ Hebrew Grammar as Edited and Enlarged
by E. Kautzsch. 2nd English edition, translated by A. E. Cowley. Oxford,
Clarendon Press, 1956. 598 p. $5.60.
A widely used Hebrew grammar.
W e i n r e i c h , U r i e l .
College Yiddish: an Introduction to the Yiddish Language
and to Jewish Life and Culture. 4th revised ed. New York, YIVO, 1966.
599 p. $5.00.
Includes “Synopsis of Grammar” and a short “Dictionary.”
DIRECTORIES
American Jewish Yearbook. Vol. 69. New York, American Jewish Committee;
Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society of America, 1968. 687 p. $10.00.
Surveys of world Jewish activity, country by country, with emphasis
on U. S. Lists of Jewish organizations, periodicals, a necrology, etc.
Also,
Index to Volumes 1-50, 1899-1949
(
5660-5709
), prepared by Elfrida
C. Solis-Cohen. New York, Ktav Publishing, 1967. 384 p. $12.50.
The Jewish Yearbook, 1969, 5729/30. Edited by Michael Wallach. London,
Jewish Chronicle, 1969. 333 p. $4.50.
General directory information, including Who’s Who, with Anglo-
Jewish emphasis.
F e d e r b u s h , S im o n ,
ed. World Jewry Today. New York, Yoseloff,
19 5 9 . 747 p .
$
10
.
00
.
Covers all Jewish communities and their institutions. Population, the
press, historical essays.
American Jewish Organizations Directory, 6th ed. New York, Frenkel Mailing
Service (24 Rutgers St., New York 10002). 186 p. $10.00.
Geographical arrangement. Addresses, telephone numbers, names of
rabbis and presidents, etc. Includes synagogues, community centers, Jew-
ish institutions and organizations, restaurants, etc.
F r a e n k e l , J o s e f .
Guide to the Jewish Libraries of the World. London, World
Jewish Congress, 1959. 64 p. $.75.
F r a e n k e l , J o s e f .
The Jewish Press of the World. 6th ed. London, World
Jewish Congress, 1967. 116 p. $1.25.
886 Jewish papers arranged geographically.
HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY
S z a p ir o , J .
Atlas Histori shel Am Yisrael. Tel-Aviv, Grafit, 1960. $5.50.
124 maps for Jewish and general history, with explanatory text.
G i l b e r t , M a r t i n .
Jewish History Atlas. London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson,
1969. Unpaged. $4.20.
112 maps, an index, and a bibliography. No explanatory text; maps
are all black and white.
The World History of the Jewish People. Tel-Aviv, Jewish History Publica-
tions; New Brunswick, N. J., Rutgers University Press, 1964-1966. Vols.
1 and 11. $17.50 each.
In progress. Vol. 1: At the Dawn of Civilization (E. A. Speiser); Vol. 11
(or 2d series, vol. 1); The Dark Ages; Jews in Christian Europe (C.
Roth).