New Acquisitions in The Library

New Books Cataloged in September 2008

Ancient Judaism

  • Jesus und die Archäologie Galiläas.
    Neukirchen-Vluyn: Neukirchener Verlag, 2008.
  • Ben-Dov, Jonathan.
    Head of all years: astronomy and calendars at Qumran in their ancient context.
    Leiden ; Brill, 2008.
  • Eshel, Ḥanan.
    The Dead Sea scrolls and the Hasmonean state.
    Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdmans Pub. ; 2008.
  • International Conference, The World of the Herods and the Nabataeans.
    The world of the Nabataeans: volume 2 of the International Conference, The World of the Herods and the Nabataeans, held at the British Museum, 17-19 April 2001.
    Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2007.
  • Joisten-Pruschke, Anke.
    Das religiöse Leben der Juden von Elephantine in der Achämenidenzeit.
    Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2008.
  • Van de Mieroop, Marc.
    A history of the ancient Near East, ca. 3000-323 B.C.
    Malden, MA: Blackwell Pub., 2007.
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Bible and Ancient Semitic Languages

  • Bi-levavi mishkan evneh: torat ha-remez.
    Yerushalayim: [s.n.], [2007?].
  • Crane, Ashley S.
    Israel's restoration: a textual-comparative exploration of Ezekiel 36-39.
    Leiden ; Brill, 2008.
  • Lider, Shemuʼel Aharon.
    Niṭʻe eshel: ʻal ha-Torah śiḥot tsadiḳim.
    Bene-Beraḳ: [Ḥayim Nisan Feldman], 5767- [2006 or 2007- ].
  • Ohev, Shelomoh.
    Shemen ha-ṭov: Zeḳan Aharon : perushim u-midrashim.
    London ,England: Rozenberg, Pinhas, 2007.
  • Van de Mieroop, Marc.
    A history of the ancient Near East, ca. 3000-323 B.C.
    Malden, MA: Blackwell Pub., 2007.
  • Villanueva, Federico G.
    The "uncertainty of a hearing": a study of the sudden change of mood in the Psalms of lament.
    Leiden ; Brill, 2008.
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General

  • Appelbaum, Barbara.
    Conservation treatment methodology.
    Amsterdam ; Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007.
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Hebrew Language

  • Ber, Viktor.
    Hebrew verb hyh as a macrosyntactic signal: the case study of wayhy and the infinitive with prepositions Bet and Kaf in narrative texts.
    Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2008.
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Jewish History

  • Dmitriev, V.
    History and culture of Jewish people on the territory of Russia.
    St. Petersburg,: Russian Ethnographic Museum ; 2007.
  • Fernandes, Edna.
    The last Jews of Kerala.
    London: Portobello, 2008.
  • Rustow, Marina.
    Heresy and the politics of community: the Jews of the Fatimid caliphate.
    Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2008.
  • Sabar, Ariel.
    My father's paradise: a son's search for his Jewish past in Kurdish Iraq.
    Chapel Hill, N.C.: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2008.
  • Stern, Moritz.
    Moritz Stern: Geschichte der Alten Synagoge zu Berlin.
    Teetz: Hentrich & Hentrich, 2007.
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Holocaust

  • Shared history, divided memory: Jews and others in Soviet-occupied Poland, 1939-1941.
    Leipzig: Simon-Dubnow-Institut für Jüdische Geschichte und Kultur e.V.: 2007.
  • Zikaron ba-sefer: ḳorot ha-Shoʼah ba-mevoʼot la-sifrut ha-rabanit.
    Yerushalayim: Hotsaʼat Reʼuven Mas, 2008.
  • Batz, Michael.
    "Bitte nicht wecken!": Holocaust in Hamburg ; zehn szenische Lesungen.
    München: Dölling und Galitz, 2008.
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Israel

  • Abu-ʻAsba, Khaled.
    ha-Ḥinukh ha-ʻAravi be-Yiśraʾel: dilemot shel miʻut leʾumi.
    Yerushalayim: Mekhon Flores'haimer le-meḥḳere mediniyut, 2007.
  • Garfinkel, Jonathan.
    Ambivalence: adventures in Israel and Palestine.
    New York: W. W. Norton & Co., 2008.
  • Gonen, Amiram.
    Yerushalayim: hitḥazḳut be-hitḥabrut.
    Yerushalayim: Mekhon Floreshaimer le-meḥḳere mediniyut, 2007.
  • Khameyseh, Rasem.
    Ben minhagim le-ḥuḳim : tikhnun ṿe-nihul ha-ḳarḳaʻ ba-yishuvim ha-ʻAraviyim be-Yiśraʾel.
    Yerushalayim: Mekhon Floreshaimer le-meḥḳere mediniyut, 2007.
  • Medoff, Rafael.
    Historical dictionary of Zionism.
    Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2008.
  • Pepper, Anshil.
    Ben Torah le-derekh erets: ketsad tsamḥah ha-ḳehilah ha-ḥaredit-leʾumit ule-an muʻadot paneha.
    Yerushalayim: Mekhon Floreshaimer le-meḥḳere mediniyut, 2007.
  • Shvarts, Shifra.
    Health and Zionism: the Israeli health care system, 1948-1960.
    Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press, 2008.
  • Stein, Rebecca L.
    Itineraries in conflict: Israelis, Palestinians, and the political lives of tourism.
    Durham: Duke University Press, 2008.
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Judaism

  • Bobker, Joe.
    From fasting to feasting: a unique journey through the Jewish holidays.
    Jerusalem: Gefen Books, 2008.
  • Spero, Yechiel.
    A touch of warmth: heartwarming stories glowing with inspiration.
    Brooklyn, N.Y.: Mesorah Publications, 2008.
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Jewish Literature

  • Amit, Yael.
    Im yesh ḥeder: shirim.
    [Tel Aviv]: ha-Ḳibuts ha-meʾuḥad, [2008].
  • Elad, Itay.
    Totav neharah: shirim.
    Yerushalayim: Karmel, 2007.
  • Even-Ben Naim, Ilana.
    Neḥamah be-khis biṭnekh.
    [Israel]: Rimonim, [2008].
  • Gershonovitz, Nachman.
    Petaḥ miluṭ.
    Ashdod: Panter, 2007-.
  • Grossman, David.
    Ishah boraḥat mi-beśorah.
    [Tel Aviv]: ha-Ḳibuts ha-meʾuḥad: [2008].
  • Katan, Dina.
    Nefesh, masaʻ: ḳiṭʻe hitbonenut.
    Yerushalayim: Karmel, 2008.
  • Ludewig, Anna-Dorothea.
    Zwischen Czernowitz und Berlin: deutsch-jüdische Identitätskonstruktionen im Leben und Werk von Karl Emil Franzos (1847-1904).
    Hildesheim: Olms, 2008.
  • Samuel.
    Shirim.
    Tel-Aviv: Universiṭat Tel-Aviv, 2008.
  • Sela, Ruth.
    Yelidat 31 be-Yuni.
    [Israel]: Rimonim, [2008].
  • Shlanger, Ts.
    Bi-reʾi ha-emet.
    [Israel]: Rubinshṭain, [2008?].
  • Weiss, Michael.
    Le-hitʻasher ʻad maṿet.
    Hertseliyah Pituaḥ: Tevunah, [2008].
  • Wiechert, Ernst Emil.
    Der Totenwald: ein Bericht.
    Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 2008.
  • Zuker, Ben-Zion.
    Temunah mishpaḥtit.
    Kefar Sava: Ḥanut ha-sefarim, 2008.
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Liturgy

  • Haggadah.
    Hagadah shel Pesaḥ ba-ḥaruzim.
    Yerushalayim: Keter, 2008.
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Modern Jewish Studies

  • Elisabeth Schmitz und ihre Denkschrift gegen die Judenverfolgung: Konturen einer vergessenen Biografie (1893-1977).
    Berlin: Wichern-Verlag, 2008.
  • Ish ḥasid: toldot ḥayaṿ shel Mosheh Ṭuvya Grintsṿaig meshamsho ba-ḳodesh shel Mahara mi-Belza: Ḳunṭres Ba-ḳodesh penimah, zikhronot shel Admor mi-Belza mi-peri hagigaṿ.
    Bene Beraḳ: Mishpaḥat Grintsṿaig, 5767, 2007.
  • Jews and American comics: an illustrated history of an American art form.
    New York: New Press: 2008.
  • Neues vom Antisemitismus: Zustände in Deutschland.
    Berlin: Dietz , 2008.
  • New Age Judaism.
    London ; Vallentine Mitchell, 2008.
  • Dekel-Chen, Jonathan L.
    Maḥaneh meshutaf?: ḳoʾoperatsyah ba-hityashvut ha-Yehudit ha-ḥaḳlaʾit be-Rusyah uva-ʻolam, 1890-1941.
    Ramat Efʻal: Yad Ṭabenḳin ; 2008.
  • Dornheim, Andreas.
    Wilhelm Aron (1907 - 1933): Jude, NS-Gegner, Sozialdemokrat und Verbindungsstudent.
    Bamberg: Selbstverl. des Historischen Vereins Bamberg, [2007].
  • Eberle, Martin.
    Verstehende Wirtschaftsethik: Max Webers Studien zum antiken Judentum in theologisch-ethischer Perspektive.
    Berlin: Lit, 2008.
  • Gordon, Gita.
    Scattered blossoms: a novel.
    Jerusalem: Hamodia Pub., 2008.
  • Gottlieb, Erika.
    Becoming my mother's daughter: a story of survival and renewal.
    Waterloo, Ont.: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2008.
  • Haupt, Klaus.
    Egon Erwin Kisch (1885 - 1948): der rasende Reporter aus dem Prager "Haus zu den Goldenen Bären".
    Teetz: Hentrich & Hentrich, 2008.
  • Honigmann, Barbara.
    Das überirdische Licht: Rückkehr nach New York.
    München: C. Hanser, 2008.
  • Ilan, Nahem.
    Pinḳas ha-ḳehilah shel Yehude Sudan.
    Yerushalayim: Mekhon Ben Tsevi, 2007.
  • Ludewig, Anna-Dorothea.
    Zwischen Czernowitz und Berlin: deutsch-jüdische Identitätskonstruktionen im Leben und Werk von Karl Emil Franzos (1847-1904).
    Hildesheim: Olms, 2008.
  • Lundin, Ḥagai.
    Beʾurim be-maʾamar ha-Dor li-Reʾiyah Ḳuḳ.
    Yerushalayim: Hotsaʾat Maʻaliyot she-ʻa. y. Yeshivat "Birkat Mosheh" Maʻaleh Adumim, 5768 [2007 or 2008].
  • Medoff, Rafael.
    Historical dictionary of Zionism.
    Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2008.
  • Schiffer, Monika.
    Arno Gruen: jenseits des Wahnsinns der Normalität ; Biografie.
    Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, 2008.
  • Schneersohn, Joseph Isaac.
    Bati le-gani : the last Chassidic discourse by the previous Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn Yud Shevat 5710: how to turn the darkness in this world into light, and change the world into a divine dwelling place.
    Kfar Chabad: Y. Green, [5767, i.e., 2007]].
  • Slier, Philip.
    Hidden letters.
    New York: Star Bright Books, 2008.
  • Yeḥiʾel Yehoshuʻa ben Yeraḥmiʾel Tsevi.
    Otsar mikhteve ḳodesh Ḥelḳat Yehoshuʻa: mi-Byala el Daṿid Perḳovits ; Mevaśer ṭov, Maʾamar Ṿe-ahavta le-reʻakha kamokha.
    Yerushalayim: [s.n.], 5767 [2006 or 2007].
  • Zonana, Joyce.
    Dream home: from Cairo to Katrina: an exile's journey.
    New York: Feminist Press at the City University of New York , 2008.
  • Ḳohn, Pinḥas.
    Tsefirat tifʾarah: toldot Yaʻaḳov Tsevi Ṿaldman avdaḳḳ Hanishoṿiṭts Borshah: Mordekhai Aryeh Ṿaldman avdaḳḳ Ḳirali-Helmets: Barukh Avraham Bindiger avdaḳḳ Hanishoṿiṭts.
    [Brooklyn: P. Ḳohn, 2007].
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Jewish Music

  • Milch-Sheriff, Ella.
    Ein Lied für meinen Vater.
    Berlin: Aufbau, 2008.
  • Rafaeli, Giora.
    Kesheha-adam shar: ḥaṿayat ha-ḳol ha-ḥofshi.
    Harduf: G. Refaʾeli, 2008.
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Jewish Philosophy

  • Bi-levavi mishkan evneh: torat ha-remez.
    Yerushalayim: [s.n.], [2007?].
  • Ḳedem, Yonatan.
    Ṭaʻame ha-mitsṿot be-Sefer ha-ʻIkarim le-Rabi Yosef Albo.
    2007.
  • Tamari, Shlomit.
    Moris Merlo-Ponṭi ṿeha-ḥinukh ha-sevivati.
    Ramat-Gan: Hotsaʾat Universiṭat Bar-Ilan, [2008].
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Religion

  • Adaptations and innovations: studies on the interaction between Jewish and Islamic thought and literature from the early Middle Ages to the late twentieth century.
    Paris ; Peeters, 2007.
  • Jones, E. Michael.
    The Jewish revolutionary spirit: and its impact on world history.
    South Bend, Ind.: Fidelity Press, 2008.
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Talmud and Rabbinics

  • Ḳovets shiṭot ḳadmoniyot le-masekhet Taʻanit.
    Yerushalayim: Sifre Mosheh Ḥai, 5767 [2006 or 2007].
  • Blokh, Shelomoh Aharon.
    Sefer Ketivat Torah: ʻal mitsṿat ketivat sefer Torah ṿe-hakhnasat sefer Torah, ʻim liḳuṭ mi-posḳe zemanenu.
    Yerushala[y]im: Sh. A. Blokh, 5767 [2007].
  • Bula, Moses Raphael.
    Sefer Zekhut Mosheh : ʻal kol dine zekhiyah.
    [Israel: ḥ. mo. l], 5766 [2005 or 2006].
  • Dayan, Nisim.
    Sefer zivḥe ḳodashim: kolel ḥidushim u-veʼurim ba-halakhah uva-agadah ʻarukhim le-fi seder a-b.
    Bene Beraḳ: ha-meḥaber., 5768 [2007 or 2008].
  • Elyashuv, Yosef Shalom.
    Ḳunṭres penine "Shevaʻ berakhot": ḥidushim u-fisḳe halakhah.
    Yerushalayim: Ben Tsiyon ha-Kohen Ḳuḳ, [5767 i.e. 2007].
  • Ilan, Ṭal.
    Massekhet Taʻanit: text, translation, and commentary.
    Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2008.
  • Shemuʼeli, Benayahu Yiśakhar ben Shalom.
    Ḳunṭres ha-Shemiṭah.
    Yerushalayim: Yeshivat Nahar shalom, 5768 [2007 or 2008].
  • Sheraga, Yosef.
    Ṿa-yeḥi Yosef: nośʾim hilkhatiyim shonim ṿe-ḥidushe Torah ʻal kamah masakhtot ba-Shas mi-toldot ḥakhme ṿe-Rabane ha-yeshivah.
    Yerushalayim: Y. Shraga, 5766 [2005 or 2006].
  • Shlezinger, Menaḥem Aryeh ben Ḥayim Yosef.
    Sefer sidur ha-Shulḥan: ṿe-hu sikum ṿe-sidur le-divre ha-Shulḥan-ʻarukh [Hilkhot Shabat] siman 337-339.
    Gane Tiḳṿah, Ḳiryat Yiśmaḥ-Mosheh: M.A. Shlezinger: 5767 [2006 or 2007].
  • Sperber, Daniel.
    Netivot pesiḳah: kelim ṿe-gishah le-foseḳ ha-halakhah.
    Yerushalayim: Reʾuven Mas, 2008.
  • Yiśraʼel, Elḳanah.
    Sh. u-t. Avo be-ohel beti: kolel ḥidush din u-verur maḳif be-virkat ḥaṭif ha-"Bambah" ṿe-khen be-virkat "Levavot ha-deḳel".
    Migdal ha-ʻEmeḳ: Kolel "Migdal or", 5766 [2005 or 2006].
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