JERUSALEM (Jan. 5)
Books an America and the Holy Land are currently an exhibition at the Jewish National and Hebrew University Library in Jerusalem. On display is the entire collection of the 72 books in a reprint series published by Arno Press, a New York Times company, in conjunction with the American Jewish Historical Society and the Hebrew University Institute of Contemporary Jewry.
One of the exhibits is a display case containing six books on connections between Egypt and Palestine at the turn of the country. The book series features studies and travel accounts by noted Christians and Jews archaeologists, historians, American consult and settlers