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Notes on the New Translation of the Torah


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FRONT MATTERHalf-Title PageCommittee of Translators of THE TORAHTitle PageCopyright PageContensIntroductionA The Four Great Ages of Bible TranslationB (1) The Philosophy of Bible Translation(2) The Making of the Old (1917) and New (1962) JPS Versions of the BibleC The New Jewish Version (NJV)ABBREVIATIONS AND TERMS EMPLOYED IN FOOTNOTES TO THE TORAHTHE ENGLISH TRANSLITERATION OF THE HEBREW EMPLOYED IN THE NOTESKEY TO ABBREVIATIONS AND TERMS EMPLOYED IN THE NOTESThe notesGenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyBibliographyINDEX OF AUTHORS, SUBJECTS, AND WORDSINDEX OF BIBLIGAL AND OTHER PASSAGES (apart from those found in their natural-verse sequence in the Notes)
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