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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
V a n S e t e r s , J o h n .
Abraham in history and tradition
. New Haven,
Conn., Yale University, 1975. 335 p.
New critical study of the Patriarchal Age and its literary
references in the Bible.
V e rm e s , G eza .
Post-Biblical Jewish studies.
Leiden, E. J. Brill, 1975.
246 p.
Various previously published studies assembled in three sec­
tions: Qumran, Bible Exegesis, Rabbinic History.
V i l n a y , Zev.
Legends of Judea and Samaria.
Philadelphia, Jewish
Publication Society, 1975. 328 p.
Collection of over 300 legends about sites in Judea and Samaria.
W e b e rm a n , P h in e a s .
The rabbi’s message: modern thoughts on ancient
philosophy.
New York, Bloch, 1975. 207 p.
Collection of homiletieal messages.
W e in s t e in , J o s h u a .
Buber and humanistic education.
New York,
Philosophical Library, 1975. 102 p.
Buber’s philosophy of education.
W e k s l e r , S a r a h .
Second chance for Israel.
New York, Vantage Press,
1975. 67 p.
Critical opinions concerning Israelis’ attitudes toward some
potential immigrants.
W e r n e r , A l f r e d .
Max Weber.
New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1975.
200 p.
Work presents portrait of the "dean of American painters”
well known for his intense interest in Jewish topics.
W e r n e r , E r ic ,
ed.
Contribution to a historical study of Jewish music.
New York, Ktav, 1976. 287 p.
Essays dealing with scientific analyses of Jewish music, its
origins, sources, and relationships to musical traditions of other
cultures.
W i e s e l , E l i .
Messengers of God: biblical portraits and legends.
Trans,
from the French by Marion Wiesel. New York, Random House,
1976. 237 p.
Biblical tales artistically retold in the light of experiences by
the generation of the Holocaust.
W i e s e n t h a l , Sim on , w i th a Symposium .
The sunflower.
New York,
Schocken Books, 1976. 216 p.
Story of a nazi’s confession to having committed atrocities
against Jews, and the ensuing responses concerning the moral
issues involved in obeying orders.
W i l s o n , C h a r l e s W .
Sinai
&
the South including a short description
of the Negev: appendix: Petra and Mount Hor.
Introduction by
Zev Vilnai. Jerusalem, Ariel Publishing House, 1976. 154 p.