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JEWISH BOOK ANNUAL
Leviticus 1-16 includes sacrifices, dietary regulations, ritual im­
purity, sexual relations, ethical precepts, festivals, etc. Part of An­
chor Bible series.
R
o b e r t s
,
J.J.M .
Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah: a commentary.
Lou­
isville, KY: Westminster/John Knox, 1991. 223 p.
R
o s e n b e r g
, D
a v id
.
Poet’s Bible: rediscovering the voices of the original text.
New York: Hyperion, 1991. 402 p.
Recasting of the Bible’s most enduring stories into modern trans­
lations.
R
o s e n b l a t t
, J
ason
P. and
J
o s e p h
C . S
it t e r s o n
, J
r
.,
“Not in heaven”:
coherence and complexity in biblical narratives.
Bloomington: Indiana
University Press, 1991. 256 p.
Literary critics and biblical scholars address such questions, as
the relationship between literature and ideology.
S
o l o v e i c h ik
,
Dov
B
e r
.
Beis Halevi: Shemos.
Spring Valley, NY:
Feldheim, 1991.
The second and final volume of the classic Torah commentary
by the founder of the Brisk dynasty, available in English for the
first time.
S
o r o t z k in
, Z
a lm a n
.
Insights in the Torah: Bereishis.
Brooklyn, NY:
Mesorah Publishing, 1991. 406 p.
Commentaries by one of the major leaders and scholars of pre­
war Poland and in Israel.
S
t e in m e t z
, D
e v o r a
.
From father to son: kinship, conflict, and continuity
in Genesis.
Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1991. 214
P-
Focuses on the patriarchal dynasties in Genesis from a literary
point of view.
V
i s o t z k y
, B
u r t o n
I .
Reading the Book: making the Bible a timeless text.
New York: Anchor Books, 1991. 240 p.
An introduction to the meaningful reading of the Bible, and
a guide to understanding the world of the great rabbis and their
Scriptural interpretations.
W
e in f e l d
, M
o s h e
.
Deuteronomy 1-11: a new translation with introduction,
notes and commentary.
New York: Doubleday, 1991. 480 p.
Chapters 1-11 contain some of the most important elements of
the Bible, including the Shema, and the Ten Commandments. Part
of the Anchor Bible series.
W
e s t e r m a n
, C
l a u s
.
Prophetic oracles of salvation in the Old Testament.
Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox, 1991. 283 p.
The texts are organized in intelligible fashion to demonstrate
that they form a coherent tradition.
W
ig o d e r
, G
e o f f r e y
.
Almanac of the Bible.
New York: Prentice-Hall,
1991. 446 p.