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FrontmaterTitle pageCopyright pageDedication pagePrefaceContentsList of IllustrationsHEBREW: THE ETERNAL LANGUAGEINTRODUCTION—The Role of Hebrew in Jewish LifePART I—How the Language Began to Be SpokenPART II—How the Written Language Took FormPART III—How the Language Was PreservedPART IV—How the Language Meets Modern NeedsEPILOGUE—Hebrew for American JewsChanging Jewish Attitude toward HebrewSignificance of Hebrew in Jewish LifeThe Present Spiritual Crisis in Diaspora JewryNeeded—A Dynamic Source of Motivation for Jewish Life in the DiasporaThe Real Meaning of Historic CultureThe Role of Hebrew in Diaspora JudaismNotes and BibliographyIndex
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