Untold Tales Of The Hasidim

Untold Tales of the Hasidim
Publisher UPNE
Release Date
Category Religion
Total Pages 360
ISBN 9781611683059
Rating 1/5 from 1 reviews

Reveals the untold tale of shocking events and anomalous figures in the history of Hasidism

Untold Tales of the Hasidim
  • Author : David Assaf
  • Publisher : UPNE
  • Release Date : 2012-01-01

Reveals the untold tale of shocking events and anomalous figures in the history of Hasidism

  • Author : David Biale,David Assaf,Benjamin Brown,Uriel Gellman,Samuel Heilman,Moshe Rosman,Gadi Sagiv,Marcin Wodziński
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-12-11

The first comprehensive history of the pietistic movement that shaped modern Judaism This is the first comprehensive history of the pietistic movement that shaped modern Judaism. The book’s unique blend of intellectual, religious, and social history offers perspectives on the movement’s leaders as well as its followers, and

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  • Author : Elijah Zvi Soloveitchik
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-05

Born in Slutzk, Russia, in 1805, Elijah Zvi Soloveitchik is a largely forgotten member of the prestigious Soloveitchik rabbinic dynasty. Before Hayyim Soloveitchik developed the standard Brisker method of Talmudic study, or Joseph Dov Soloveitchik helped to found American Modern Orthodox Judaism, Elijah Soloveitchik wrote Qol Qore, a rabbinic commentary on

Journey to a Nineteenth century Shtetl
  • Author : Yekhezkel Kotik
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2008

Annotation A masterpiece of modern Yiddish literature, the first volume of memoirs by Yekhezkel Kotik, translated into English and annotated.

The Regal Way
  • Author : David Assaf
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002

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  • Author : Jacob Katz
  • Publisher : Syracuse University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-02-01

A new edition of Katz's study of European Jewish society at end of the Middle Ages. It taps into a rich source, the responsa literature of the Rabbinic establishment of the time, a time when self-governing communities of Jews dealt with their own civil and religious issues.

My Father s Journey
  • Author : Sara Reguer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-02-27

Born into a leading Lithuanian-Jewish rabbinic family, Moshe Aron Reguer initially followed the path of traditional yeshiva education. His adolescence coincided with World War I and its upheavals, pandemics, and pogroms, as well as with new ideas of Haskalah, Zionism, and socialism. His memoir, recently discovered and here translated and

Jewish Moroccan Folk Narratives from Israel
  • Author : Aliza Shenhar,Haya Bar-Itzhak
  • Publisher : Wayne State University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-05

A unique selection of folk narratives of Moroccan Jews in Israel.

Ian Fleming and SOE s Operation POSTMASTER
  • Author : Brian Gordon Lett
  • Publisher : Grub Street Publishers
  • Release Date : 2012-09-19

The true story of the force of “licensed to kill” secret agents who became the basis for the James Bond spy series. Brigadier Colin Gubbins was M. The Special Operations Executive was his Secret Service. Professor Dudley Newitt was Q. Capt. Gus March-Phillips commanded “Maid of Honor Force,” the team

Adam s Soul
  • Author : Howard Schwartz
  • Publisher : Jason Aronson
  • Release Date : 1992

Howard Schwartz, the author of this extraordinary collection of Jewish tales and parables, is one of the most creative, inventive, and inspiring Jewish writers of our generation. When one reads his work, the question arises: what is taken from a primary text and what is invented by the imagination of

Becoming the People of the Talmud
  • Author : Talya Fishman
  • Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-12

Talya Fishman explores the impact of the textualization process in medieval Europe on the Babylonian Talmud's roles within Jewish culture.

Rebbetzin Vichna Kaplan
  • Author : Danielle S. Leibowitz,Devora Gliksman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016

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Running the Books
  • Author : Avi Steinberg
  • Publisher : Anchor Books
  • Release Date : 2011

Avi Steinberg is stumped. After defecting from yeshiva to attend Harvard, he has nothing but a senior thesis on Bugs Bunny to show for himself. While his friends and classmates advance in the world, Steinberg remains stuck at a crossroads, his “romantic” existence as a freelance obituary writer no longer

The Invention of the Jewish People
  • Author : Shlomo Sand,Yael Lotan
  • Publisher : Verso
  • Release Date : 2010-06-14

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Yiddish Tales
  • Author : Helena Frank
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1912

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