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Jewish Publication Society of America

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Works: 498 works in 911 publications in 2 languages and 24,500 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Illustrations  Periodicals  Bibliography  Biography  Dictionaries  Art  Introductions 
Roles: Publisher, Other
Classifications: BS1223, 296
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The Torah, [Torah the five books of Moses by Moshe Greenberg( Book )
37 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and held by 3,876 libraries worldwide
The Torah is the essence of Jewish tradition; it inspires each successive generation. The current JPS translation, based on classical and modern sources, is acclaimed for its fidelity to the ancient Hebrew. This edition offers a dust jacket and gold-stamped cover
[Torah] = The Torah : a modern commentary by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )
6 editions published between 1981 and 1996 in English and held by 1,475 libraries worldwide
Nearly 25 years after the ground-breaking publication of the firstever English language liberal Torah commentary, we present The Torah: A Modern Commentary, Revised Edition. This volume features new highlights and makes it easier than ever to study, read, and teach Torah. This volume features updated commentary and translations, including a gender-sensitive version of the JPS translation, with largely gender-neutral God language and a completely fresh translation of Genesis and of the haftarot by the late Rabbi Chaim Stern. As Rabbi David Ellenson, President of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, states, "This book provide a dazzling compendium of sources both classical and modern, and a variety of voices that will enhance worship and study of everyone."
American Jewish year book by American Jewish Committee( serial )
in English and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
Issues for 1900/01- include report of the 12th- year of the Jewish Publication Society of America, 1890-1900- (issued also separately in some years); issues for 1908/09- include Report of the American Jewish Committee for 1906/08- (issued also separately in some years)
A century of Jewish life by Ismar Elbogen( Book )
15 editions published between 1944 and 1974 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Traces historical events and movements among the world's Jews, from about 1840 to 1942
The Prophets = Neviʹim = Neviʹim ; a new translation of the Holy Scriptures according to the Masoretic text : second section ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 755 libraries worldwide
Contemporary Israeli literature : an anthology by Elliott Anderson( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 589 libraries worldwide
The Writings = [Ketuvim] = Kethubim : a new translation of the Holy Scriptures according to the Masoretic text : third section ( Book )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 580 libraries worldwide
The book of Isaiah ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
Germany's stepchildren by Solomon Liptzin( Book )
5 editions published between 1944 and 1948 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
"Bibliographic notes": p. 287-291
The Jewish community, its history and structure to the American revolution by Salo W Baron( Book )
6 editions published between 1942 and 2002 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
Volume 3
Jewish pioneers and patriots by Lee M Friedman( Book )
11 editions published between 1942 and 2004 in English and held by 498 libraries worldwide
Sabbath, the day of delight by Abraham Ezra Millgram( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1965 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
Harvest in the desert by Maurice Samuel( Book )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1948 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
The book of Psalms. [Sefer Tehilim] a new translation according to the traditional Hebrew text by Jewish Publication Society of America( Book )
20 editions published between 1903 and 2001 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Pathways through the Bible by Mortimer J Cohen( Book )
12 editions published between 1946 and 1964 in English and held by 394 libraries worldwide
A basic introduction to the study and appreciation of the Bible, rewritten for easy reading by young adults and adults
Rashi by Maurice Liber( Book )
6 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Rembrandt, the Jews and the Bible by Franz Landsberger( Book )
4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 378 libraries worldwide
The rise of the Jewish community of New York, 1654-1860 by Hyman Bogomolny Grinstein( Book )
9 editions published between 1945 and 1947 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
By-paths in Hebraic Bookland by Israel Abrahams( Book )
4 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Jewish Publication Society

American Jewish Publication Society
J.P.S.
J.P.S. (i.e. Jewish Publication Society of America)
Jewish Publication Society Press
JPS
JPS (i.e. Jewish Publication Society of America)
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English (250)
Hebrew (1)
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