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J
e w i s h
B
o o k
A
n n u a l
— . Trial and error: autobiography. New York, Schocken Books, 1966.
493 p. Paperbound. $2.v95.
Life of a statesman and Zionist who became the first President of
Israel, revealing the important role he played in the struggle for a
Jewish State.
FICTION AND POETRY
A
g n o n
, S
a m u e l
J
o s e p h
.
Twenty-one stories. Ed. by Nahum N. Glatzer.
New York, Jewish Publication Society of America; Schocken Books,
1970. 287 p. Paperbound. $2.95.
Author is a Nobel Prize winner.
B
r e n n e r
, Y
o s e f
H
a im
.
Breakdown and bereavement; a novel. Trans, from
the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society
of America, 1971. 310 p. $6.50.
Set in Palestine in the years before World War I, it portrays individual
suffering and loneliness.
F
r a n k e l
, Z
y g m u n t
.
Short war, short lives. London, New York, Abelard-
Schuman, 1971. 128 p. $5.95.
Anguish of the people behind the lines in the Six-Day War depicted
in this novel.
H
e s k y
, O
l g a
.
The different night. New York, Random House, 1970. 179
p .
$5.95.
A novel of suspense and intrigue in Israel when a child is abducted
by Arab terrorists.
K
a
- T
z e t n ik
135633. Phoenix over the Galilee. New York, Harper & Row,
1969. 268 p. $5.95.
Novel about an Auschwitz survivor and a Sabra girl who through
their love overcome the horrors of the holocaust.
K
i s h o n
, E
p h r a im
.
Blow softly in Jericho. Trans, from the Hebrew by
Yohanan Goldman. New York, Atheneum, 1970. 237 p. $6.50.
Tales by an outstanding Israeli humorist and satirist.
L e v i n , M e y e r .
The settlers. New York, Simon and Schuster, 1972. 832
p .
$
10
.
00
.
Absorbing novel set in Palestine portraying the struggles and triumphs
of the early Zionist founders.
P
e n u e l i
, S
h m u e l
Y
e s h a y a h u
and
U
k h m a n i
,
A., eds. Anthology of mod­
ern Hebrew poetry. Tel Aviv, Institute for the Translation of Hebrew
Literature, 1966. 2 vols. $10.00.
----------, and
U
k h m a n i
, A . ,
eds. Hebrew short stories: an anthology. Tel
Aviv, Institute for the Translation of Hebrew Literature, 1965. 2 vols.
$14.00.
R
a b ik o v it z
, D
a l ia
,
comp. The new Israeli writers: short stories of the first
generation. New York, Funk and Wagnalls, 1969. 319 p. $5.95.
S
h a m ir
, M
o s h e
.
With his own hands. Trans, from the Hebrew by Joseph
Shachter. Jerusalem, Israel Universities Press, 1970. 253 p. $5.00.
Novel about a young sabra who died that Israel might live.
S
in g e r
,
P.
E .
Seed of the valiant: a novel. Ramat-Gan, Massada Press, 1970.
259 p. $4.00.