These are not Psalms Poems. by A. M. Klein. Philadelphia, The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1944. 82 pp. $2.00. Mr. Klein’s poems are academic, semi-religious verse about (1)...

The Question Dodged Felix Mendelssohn: Letters. by G. Selden-Goth. New York, Pantheon Books Inc., 1945. 373 pp. $2.50. Felix Mendelssohn’s music in recent years has assumed an importance far...

Better than King James The Bible and the Common Reader. by Mary Ellen Chase. New York, The Macmillan Company, 1944. 315 pp. $2.50. The object of this book is...

Pessimism With A Purpose Vohin Gehen Mir? (“Where Are We Going? Jewish Migration, Past and Present.”) by Jacob Lestchinsky. New York, Jewish National Workers’ Alliance, 1944. 135 pp....

Social scientists can no longer be reproached for busying themselves with theoretical issues while ignoring the major problems confronting mankind. The ivory towers now stand...

And the offering of Judah and Jerusalem shall be a delight unto the Lord, as in days of old, as in ancient years. With this ending...

Hitler has been off the scene less than a year, yet already it is difficult to believe that this flagrant little paranoid could have dominated...

Can Jewish life in this country attain that vitality of function, that variety of content, that integrity and distinctiveness of pattern, and that degree of...

Racialism in Reverse The Moral Conquest of Germany. by Emil Ludwig. Garden City, Doubleday, Doran and Co., 1945. 183 pp. $2.00. The first ninety-six pages of this book ought...

Cedars of Lebanon XVI On Being A Jewish Person by Franz Rosenzweig The state of the world today may force us to postpone many desirable things, not for a...

The Balance Sheet In the summer of 1945, history was closing old chapters with explosive finality and opening new ones with a flourish. Benito Mussolini was lynched,...