A Book of Jewish Thoughts Author:Joseph H. Hertz Selected and arranged by Joseph Herman Hertz, Chief Rabbi of the British Empire, authorized American edition, twelfth printing. — First issued in May 1917. — Dedicated to the sacred memory of the sons of Israel who fell in the great wars, 1914-1918, 1939-1945.This anthology is a revelation of the spiritual wonder of Judaism and of the Jew's place ... more »in human history and thought. It brings the message of Judaism with memories of Jewish martyrdom and spiritual achievement throughout the ages. To many this book came as a rediscovery of the imperishable wealth of the Jewish heritage while to the non-Jew, into whose hands it fell, it was a striking revelation of Jewish ideals and teachings.