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figures and the history o f the Yishuv, indexes to periodicals, and
historical studies o f the Hebrew press, among o the r works. In
English he is rep resen ted by his
Guide to the Hebrew Press,
pub ­
lished in 1979. In addition, some 4,000 articles and critical r e ­
views have been published by him over the years in well over one
hund red jou rna ls , encyclopedias and collective volumes. He has
been a regu lar con tribu to r to the
Jewish Book Annual
o f articles
and studies dealing with various phases o f Hebrew litera tu re and
booklore. Indeed , very few have been blessed with such a harvest.
Kressel’s works constitute a veritable reference shelf tha t will
continue to offe r guidance to students and scholars alike.