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FABER / AMERICAN JEWISH NON-FICTION BOOKS
W e izm ann , C ha im .
The le tters and papers of Chaim Weizmann.
Ed. by Jehuda Reinharz. New Brunswick, N.J., Transaction Books,
Rutgers University, 1977. 424 p.
Vol. IX, series A, October 1918-July 1920.
W e izm ann , Cha im .
T he letters and papers of Chaim Weizmann .
Ed. by Bernard Wasserstein and Joel S. Fisman. New Brunswick,
N.J., Transaction Books, Rutgers University, 1977. 369 p.
Vol. XI, series A, January 1922-July 1923.
£ogby, Jam es J .,
ed.
P erspective on Palestinian Arabs and Israeli
Jews.
Willmette, 111., Medina Press, 1977. 84 p. Paperbound.
Includes six essays reflecting the approach of P.L.O.
R E L I G I O N A N D P H I L O S O P H Y
Agus , J a c o b
B.
lew ish id en tity in an age of ideologies.
New York,
Frederick Wagner Publishing, 1978. 463 p.
Exploration of the responses of Jewish thinkers to ideological
challenges in the past two centuries.
A p p e l , G e r s ion ,
comp.
The concise code of Jewish law, com p iled from
K itzu r Shulhan Aruch and trad itiona l sources, vol. 1.
New York,
Ktav/Yeshiva University Press, 1977. 358 p.
A s h la g , Y ehuda .
An entrance to the Tree of L ife: a key to the
porta ls of Jewish mysticism.
Compiled and ed. by Philip S. Berg.
Jerusalem, Research Centre of Kabbalah., 1977. 205 p.
Averroes’ three short commentaries on A r is to tle ’s “ Topics," “Rh e to r ic
"
and “Poetics.”
Ed. and tr. by Charles E. Buttenworth. Albany,
State University of New York Press, 1977. 206 p.
Includes introductory comments about texts, translations, notes
and Arabic texts.
B a ro n , S a l o W .,
and
W ise , G e o r g e S.,
eds.
Violence and defense in
the Jewish experience.
Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society,
1977. 362 p.
Systematic study of Jewish ideology and practice regarding
violence.
B a um g a r ten , J o s ep h
M.
Studies in Qumran law.
L e id en , B rill,
1977.
209 p.
Essays dealing with Qumran law in the light of rabbinic
traditions.
Berakhot w ith a commentary by R a b b i Pinhas Keha ti, tr. from He-
brew by R a b b i Nahman Kahana and R a b b i Leonard Oschry.
Jerusalem, Department of Torah Education and Culture in the
Diaspora of the World Zionist Organization, 1977. 158 p.