A revolutionary transliterated dictionary requiring no prior knowledge of the language. Over 50,000 entries. Until now students of Hebrew could not even look up words in a dictionary without first mastering an unfamiliar script and complicated rules of spelling. Now thanks to Webster's New World, even beginners of Hebrew can make rapid progress. Its innovative system of transliterating Hebrew characters into phonetic English sets this volume apart.
HAYIM BALTSAN (1910-2002) was a leading journalist, founder of the ITIM Israeli news agency, and a linguist.