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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
Discusses selected aspects o f Judaism between 200 B.C. and 100
C.E., pointing up Christianity’s indebtedness to Judaism.
S h e a r - Y a s h u v , A h a r o n .
The theology of Salomon Ludwig Steinheim.
Leiden, Brill, 1986. 115 p.
Sifre, a Tannaitic commentary on the Book of Deuteronomy.
Tr. from the
Hebrew with introd. and notes by Reuven Hammer. New Haven,
Yale Univ. Press, 1986. 576 p.
Sifre to Numbers; an American translation and explanation byJacob Neusner.
Atlanta, GA, Scholars Press, 1986. 118 p.
S i g a l , P h i l l i p .
The Halakhah ofJesus of Nazareth according to the gospel of
Matthew.
Lanham, MD, Univ. Press o f America, 1986. 269 p.
Paperbound.
S o l o v e i t c h i k , J o s e p h
B.
The Halakhic mind.
New York, The Free Press,
1986. 132 p. Paperbound.
S t e i n s a l t z , A d i n .
Teshuvah: a guidefor the newly observantJew.
New York,
The Free Press, 1987. 180 p.
S t r a u s s , L e o .
Philosophy and law: essays toward the understanding of
Maimonides and his predecessors.
Tr. from the German by Fred
Baumann. Phila., Jewish Publication Society, 1987. 138 p.
The Taryag Mitzvos: a new concise compilation of all 613 commandments culled
from Talmudic, Midrashic and Rabbinic sources.
Brooklyn, NY, Keser
Torah, 1987. 256 p.
Work is based on Sefer Hachinuch and arranged in identical pat­
tern.
T e p l i t z , S a u l
I.,
e d .
The rabbis speak: a quarter century of sermons for the
High Holy Daysfrom the New YorkBoard ofRabbis.
New York, The New
York Board of Rabbis, 1986. 474 p.
The Torahfor family reading.
Northvale, NJ, Jason Aronson, 1986. 559 p.
Collection o f biblical narratives edited by Joseph Gaer.
The Tosefta, translatedfrom the Hebrew;first division, Zera’im, the order of agri­
culture.
Jacob Neusner and Richard S. Sarasson, eds. Tr. from the
Hebrew by Alan J. Avery-Peck, et al. Hoboken, NJ, Ktav, 1986. 372
P-
Translation is based on the text produced by the late Prof. Saul
Lieberman.
T o u g e r , E l i y a h u .
Maimonides Mishneh Torah; Hilchos Bais HaBechirah
the Laws of (Go-d’ss) Chosen House.
New York/Jerusalem, Maznaim,
1986. 223 p.
A new translation with commentaries, notes, tables, charts and
index.
W e r b l o w s k y ,
R.J.
Z w i
and
W i g o d e r , G e o f f r e y .
The encyclopedia ofJew­
ish religion; rev. ed.
New York, Adama Books, 1986. 415 p.
W o o c h e r , J o n a t h a n S .
Sacred survival: the civil religion of AmericanJews.
Bloomington, Indiana Univ. Press, 1986. 244 p.