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American-Jewish Non-Fiction
Oz, Amos.
Under this Blazing Light: Essays.
Tr. from the Hebrew by
Nicholas de Lange. New York: Press Syndicate of the Univ. of Cam­
bridge, 1995. 205 p. Bibliog., index.
Essays on political and philosophical issues.
P o l l a c k , G l o r i a W i e d e r k e h r .
Eliezer Zweifeland the Intellectual
Defense ofHasidism.
Hoboken, NJ: Ktav, 1995. 254 p. Bibliog., index.
The School ofMoses: Studies in Philo and Hellenistic Religion: in Memory of
Horst R. Moehring.
Ed. byJohn Peter Kenney. Atlanta: Scholars Press,
1995. 182 p. (Brown Judaic Studies, no. 304)(Studia Philonica Mono­
graphs, 1) Bibliog., index.
S e e s k i n , K e n n e t h .
N o
Other Gods: the Modem Struggle against Idola­
try.
West Orange, NJ: Behrman House, 1995. 144 p. Bibliog., index.
S i l m a n , Y o c h a n a n .
Philosopher and Prophet: Judah Halevi
,
the Kuzari
,
and the Evolution of His Thought.
Tr. from the Hebrew by Lenn J.
Schramm. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press, 1995. 370 p. (SU­
NY Series in Judaica) Bibliog., index.
S t r a u s s , L e o .
Philosophy and Law: Contributions to the Understanding of
Maimonides and His Predecessors.
Tr. by Eve Adler. Albany: State Univ.
of New York Press, 1995. 157 p. (SUNY Series in the Jewish Writings
of Strauss) Bibliog., index.
W e t z l a r , I s a a c .
The Libes Briv ofIsaac Wetzlar.
Ed. and tr. by Morris
M. Faierstein. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1996. 229 p. (Brown Judaic
Studies, no. 308) Bibliog., index.
W i n e , S h e r w i n
T
.Judaism beyond God.
Hoboken, NJ: Ktav, 1995.
289 p. (Library of Secular Humanistic Judaism) Bibliog., index.
RABB IN IC S
As the Rabbis Taught: Studies in theAggados ofthe Talmud: Tractate Megillah.
Tr. by Dovid Landesman; commentary and notes by Chanoch Geb-
hard and Dovid Landesman. Northvale, NJ: Aronson, 1996. 320 p.
B a h y a b e n J o s e p h i b n
P
a k u d a.
Duties of the Heart.
Tr. and com­
mentary by Yaakov Feldman. Northvale, NJ: Aronson, 1996. 484 p.
Index.
Beyond Catastrophe: the Rabbis' Reading of Isaiah’s Vision: Israelite Messiah-
Prophecies in FormativeJudaism: an Anthology ofPesiqta deRab Kahanafor
the Seven Sabbaths after the Ninth of Ab.
By Jacob Neusner. Atlanta:
Scholars Press, 1996. 133 p. (South Florida Studies in the History of
Judaism, no. 131) Bibliog.
B o r a z , E d w a r d
S.
Understand the Talmud: a Modem Reader's Guidefor
Study.
Northvale, NJ: Aronson, 1996. Bibliog., index.