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G
o l d s m i t h
, E
m a n u e l
S . , M
e l t
S
c u l t
and
R
o b e r t
M . S
e l t z e r
.
The
American Judaism o f Mordecai Kaplan.
New York: New York Uni­
versity Press. 1990. xviii, 460 p.
G
o l d w u r m
, H
e r s h
and
N
o s s o n
S
c h e r m a n
,
eds.
Talmud Bavli: Tractate
Makkos.
Brooklyn, NY: Mesorah Publications Ltd. 1990.
The Mesorah edition o f Tractate Makkos from the Babylonian
Talmud includes the original text, a literal English translation with
clarifying words or phrases added where needed, and additional
commentaries.
G
r e e n b e r g
, S
i d n e y
.
Words to live by.
Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson
Inc. 1990. xvi, 359 p.
A collection o f the author’s writings and sermons from the past
fifty years.
H
il l e l
, Y
a a k o v
;
adapted from the Hebrew by E. van Handel.
Faith
and folly: The occult in Torah perspective.
Spring Valley,
N Y :
Phillip
Feldheim Inc. 1990. 119 p.
H
o l t z
, B
a r r y
W.
Finding our way: Jewish texts and the lives we lead today.
New York: Schocken Books. 1990. xiii, 257 p.
This introduction to Jewish learning examines the ways in which
the classical sources o f Judaism can inform the quest for faith and
meaning today.
H
y m a n
, A
r t h u r
,
ed.
Maimonidian studies: Vol. 1.
Hoboken,
N J :
Ktav
Publishing House. 1990. 264 p.
K
a p l a n
, A
r y e h
.
Sefer yetzirah (The book o f creation): in theory and practice.
York Beach, ME: Samuel Weiser, Inc. 1990. xxvi, 338 p.
A translation o f and commentary on
Sefer Yetzirah.
K
u g e l
, J
a m e s
.
On being a Jew.
New York: Harper Collins. 1990. 191
P-
This book takes the form o f an extended conversation between
two men: Judd Lewis, a graduate student, and Albert Addadi,
who is Judd’s guide to traditional Jewish practice.
K
u s h n e r
, L
a w r e n c e
.
The book of letters.
Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights
Publishing. 1990. 80 p.
Kushner draws on talmudic commentaries, hasidic folktales, and
kabbalistic lore to write about the letters o f the Hebrew alphabet.
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Honey from the rock.
Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights Publishing.
1990. 151 p.
An introduction to Jewish mysticism and how it applies to daily
life.
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The River o f light: Spirituality, Judaism, consciousness.
Wood-
stock, VT: Jewish Lights Publishing. 1990. xx, 153 p.
L
e v i n a s
, E
m m a n u e l
;
trans. from the French by Sean Hand.
Difficult
freedom: essays on Judaism.
Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins Univer­
sity Press. 1991. xiv, 306 p.