Yehuda HaLevi: Poetry and Pilgrimage – Joseph Yahalom (eBook) This eBook by Professor Joseph Yahalom of The Hebrew University features the biography of Rabbi Yehuda HaLevi, one of the major Medieval thinkers from Spain who was author of the Kuzari and a Diwan of poetry. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 R. Juspa, Shammash of Warmaisa (Worms) – Shlomo Eidelberg (eBook) Discover more about the lives of Jewish in the ancient town of Worms in Germany in the 17th Century as seen by R. Juspa, who was the sexton of the town synagogue. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice – Isaac Klein (eBook) Learn about Jewish Law as it applies to the home and synagogue according to ring-wing Conservative Judaism with this eBook by Rabbi Isaac Klein. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Greek and Hellenism in Jewish Palestine – Saul Lieberman (eBook) This eBook by Rabbi Saul Lieberman, the former dean of the JTS, discusses the use of Greek in Rabbinic Literature and how those phrases and words reflected the Jewish worldview in the Greco-Roman era. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Jewish Gnosticism, Merkabah Mysticism and Tradition – Gershom Scholem (eBook) This e-eBook by Gershon Scholem features a thorough discussion of mysticism, Kabbalah and Gnosticism, the history of these movements as well as their link to other religions. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Ketubah: The Jewish Marriage Contract – Louis M. Epstein (eBook) Learn about Jewish Marriage and that status of women in marriage in this eBook by Louis Epstein that discusses the intricacies of this integral part of the marriage ceremony. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 The Book of Job – Robert Gordis (eBook) This eBook by Professor Robert Gordis discusses the Book of Job, one of the most difficult books in the Bible, with discussions of the language, themes and the style of the eBook. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Greek & Latin Rabbinic Legal Term Dictionary – Daniel Sperber (eBook) This useful tool for academic and aspiring scholars by Rabbi Daniel Sperber is an eBook dictionary of Greek and Latin terms that occur in rabbinic literature that also includes etymological discussions. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Commentary on Genesis (Part II): Noah to Abraham – Umberto Cassuto (eBook) This eBook by former Chief Rabbi of Florence, Rabbi Umberto Moshe David Cassuto discusses the second part of the Book of Genesis and features a unique, modern commentary that uses traditional sources. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Early History of the Alphabet – Joseph Naveh (eBook) Learn about Semitic Languages and the history of Hebrew with this eBook by Joseph Naveh that covers different Semitic languages, their alphabets and the development of those writing systems. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 The Combined Jewish Encyclopedia (24 Vols. with Reading Guide and Index) (eBook) An essential resource, this eBook combines the two largest and comprehensive encyclopedias of Jewish life, literature and history and runs until the year 1943. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Life, Liberty and Dignity: The Challenge for Bioethics – Leon R. Kass (eBook) Learn about the current state of medicine and technology in the modern era together with accompanying ethical dilemmas with this eBook by Dr. Leon Kass, a medical doctor, professor and adviser to US Presidents. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Life & Death in Jewish Biomedical Ethics – Aaron L. Mackler (eBook) This eBook by Aaron Mackler tackles complex issues in Judaism such as abortion, medical life-support and artificial insemination and the attitude of Jewish Law towards those issues. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Research Ethics – Ruth Landau and Gaby Shefler (eBook) Learn about the pressing issues facing the medical and scientific communities in terms of morality and ethics with this eBook that features discussions by professors at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Kiddush Ha-Shem: An Epic of 1648 – Sholom Ash (eBook) Discover Yiddish Literature and learn about Jewish Life in Europe with this fictional account of a Jew who sacrificed his life for his faith during the Khmelnitsky Revolt and pogroms in Europe and Poland. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Jewish and Roman Law: A Comparative Study (Two Volumes) – Boaz Cohen (eBook) This impressive eBook by the late Professor and Rabbi Boaz Cohen features a detailed comparison of Jewish and Roman Law this two volume set of articles. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 The Jewish Life Cycle – Daniel Sperber (eBook) This useful eBook describes the important life cycle events in Judaism, how they were integrated into Jewish society, their origins and an how they are currently marked. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 The Responsa of Professor Louis Ginzberg – David Golinkin (eBook) This eBook by David Golinkin summarizes unknown rulings of the late Professor and leading Conservative Rabbi, Louis Ginzberg, that address different areas of life in America in the early 20th century. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Fragments of the Tablets: Lost Books of the Tosaphists – Simcha Emanuel (eBook) This eBook by Professor Simcha Emanuel discusses the Tosaphists, the rabbinic leaders of Northern France and Germany in the Middle Ages and presents some of their recently discovered eBooks. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 A Treatise on the Use of the Tenses in Hebrew – S.R. Driver (eBook) This eBook by Hebrew scholar Samuel Rolles Driver presents his controversial discussion of Hebrew grammar that numerous examples from the Bible and contains interesting insights regarding the language. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 A Grammar of Samaritan Hebrew – Zeev Ben-Hayyim (eBook) This eBook by Zeev Ben-Hayyim titled <i>A Grammar of Samaritan Hebrew<i/> features a discussion of a relatively unknown dialect of Hebrew used by the Samaritans together with a detailed analysis. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 A Grammar of Mediaeval Judaeo-Arabic – Joshua Blau (eBook) An essential for the student of Jewish Philosophy, this eBook by Joshua Blau presents the grammar of the Arabic spoken by the Jews in the Middle East as well as usage and linguistics. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Topics in Hebrew and Semitic Linguistics – Joshua Blau (eBook) This eBook by Professor Joshua Blau presents papers that discuss Hebrew linguistics as well as that of other Semitic Languages and includes a history of Biblical Hebrew. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Studies in Hebrew and Ugaritic Psalms – Avishur Yitshak (eBook) This eBook by Professor Avishur Yitshak features a comparison of Hebrew and Ugaritic Psalms and prayers together with discussions of form, themes and structure. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon (Unabridged Version) (eBook) This eBook features the Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon in its original form as it was published in 1906, complete with original pagination and cognate studies. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Hinneh: Biblical Hebrew the Practical Way – Rachel Halabe (eBook) This practical eBook by Rachel Halabe includes a textbook and workbook that covers the basics of Biblical Hebrew and is a useful introductory guide to the language. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Jewish History through Great Personalities – Adele Bildersee (eBook) This eBook by Adele Bildersee covers important figures and thinkers from Jewish history beginning from the First Century CE and ending with Moses Mendelssohn in the 1700s. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Types of Jewish-Palestinian Piety – Adolph Buchler (eBook) This eBook by Adolph Buchler features a detailed discussion of religious Judaism in the Second Temple Era and its meaning. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Have the ‘Foreign Women’ Really Been Expelled? – Yonina Dor (eBook) This eBook by Professor Yonina Dor contains an original discussion of the command in the books of Ezra and Nehemiah for Jewish men to divorce their gentile wives through the lenses of history of anthropology. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300 Israel and the Nations – Joseph S. Bloch (eBook) This eBook by Joseph S. Bloch, an orthodox Rabbi and journalist in 19th Century Austria features the Rabbi’s repudiation of August Rohling during the Tisza-Eszlar blood libel trial in 1883. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:35:53 +0300