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A Bride for One Night: Talmud Tales
A Bride for One Night: Talmud Tales
by Ruth Calderon
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Ruth Calderon has recently electrified the Jewish world with her teachings of talmudic texts. In this volume, her first to appear in English, she offers a fascinating window into some of the liveliest and most colorful stories in the Talmud. Calderon... (read more)

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Saul Lieberman: The Man and His Work
Saul Lieberman: The Man and His Work
by Elijah J. Schochet
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Over twenty years have passed since Professor Saul Lieberman died on his way to Israel. Yet despite his prodigious intellectual attainments and seminal scholarly publications, no full-scale biography of Lieberman has appeared. For many, his life story is... (read more)

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The Jerusalem Talmud
The Jerusalem Talmud
by Heinrich Guggenheimer
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This volume, the second of a five-volume edition of the third order of the Jerusalem Talmud, deals in part I (So?ah) with the ordeal of the wife suspected of adultery (Num 5) and the role of Hebrew in the Jewish ritual. Part II (Nedarim) is concerned... (read more)

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Vision & Valor: An Illustrated History of the Talmud
Vision & Valor: An Illustrated History of the Talmud
by Berel Wein
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In Vision & Valor, Rabbi Berel Wein traces the development of the Talmud, the record of the Oral Law of Sinai as refined, debated, and discussed over four centuries in the great Torah academies of the Land of Israel and Babylonia.This beautifully... (read more)

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Donkeys on the Roof and Other Stories: Childrens Stories from the Talmud and Aggada
Donkeys on the Roof and Other Stories: Childrens Stories from the Talmud and Aggada
by Uri Orbach
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Donkeys on the Roof brings the stories of the Talmud and Midrash to life for children of all ages. Told in captivating language and accompanied by enchanting color illustrations, these classic tales will mesmerize and delight the young and the young at... (read more)

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The Talmud a Biography: Banned, Censored and Burned. the Book They Couldn't Suppress
The Talmud a Biography: Banned, Censored and Burned. the Book They Couldn't Suppress
by Harry Freedman
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Containing nearly two million words in thirty-seven volumes, the Talmud covers topics as diverse as law, faith, medicine, magic, ethics, sex, humor, and prayer. It is a highly complex, profoundly logical, and frequently impenetrable work with a history... (read more)

Available September 30, 2014
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Reading Levinas/Reading Talmud: An Introduction
Reading Levinas/Reading Talmud: An Introduction
by Ira Stone
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Although Jewish scholars have recognized the French philosopher Emmanuel Levinas as one of the greatest minds of this century, the majority of Jews have remained ignorant of his teachings, largely because his work-even in translation-is dense and erudite.... (read more)

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The Other Talmud--The Yerushalmi: Unlocking the Secrets of the Talmud of Israel for Judaism Today
The Other Talmud--The Yerushalmi: Unlocking the Secrets of the Talmud of Israel for Judaism Today
by Judith Z. Abrams
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Today's Judaism is based on the Talmud of Babylonia, called the Bavli. All the law codes we have are based on this Talmud. But what if this weren't so? What if the other Talmud, the Yerushalmi the Talmud of the Land of Israel had won? What would that... (read more)

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Talmudic Images
Talmudic Images
by Adin Even-israel Steinsaltz
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The Talmud is a unique repository of debate among generations of Jewish sages. While we may be familiar with the names Hillel, Shammai, Ben Zakkai and other Talmudic sages, and we may understand the schools of thought they represent, we are less likely... (read more)

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The Translation of the Ein Yaakov
The Translation of the Ein Yaakov
by Jack A. Finkel
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This is the only complete English translation of the classic Jewish text known as Ein Yaakov. Ein Yaakov is a collection of all the agaddah (the non-legal) material of the Talmud, compiled by Rabbi Yaakov ibn Chaviv, the fifteenth century talmudist... (read more)

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Essential Papers on the Talmud (95 Edition)
Essential Papers on the Talmud (95 Edition)
by Chernick
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Korean film has been heralded as the “newest tiger” of Asian cinema. In the past year, South Korea became one of the only countries in the world in which local films outsold Hollywood films, and Korean director Park Chan-wook was awarded the... (read more)

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Mishnah: An Introduction
Mishnah: An Introduction
by Jacob Neusner
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Drawing on his own recent translation, Neusner introduces The Mishnah, the 2nd century classic codification of oral Jewish law, explaining its internal logic and structure, and its relevance to modern life. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR... (read more)

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A Guide to the Jerusalem Talmud
A Guide to the Jerusalem Talmud
by Heshey Zelcer
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This book explores the compilation and composition of the Jerusalem Talmud, the cultural, economic and political conditions in the Land of Israel during its development, the scholars who studied it throughout the generations, and a synopsis of their... (read more)

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Why Is America Different?: American Jewry on Its 350th Anniversary
Why Is America Different?: American Jewry on Its 350th Anniversary
by Steven T. Katz
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This book brings together a distinguished group of expert scholars from the Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University on the main areas of American Jewish life, from colonial Jewish experience to images of Jews in contemporary films... (read more)

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Maimonides Introduction to His
Maimonides Introduction to His
by Fred Rosner
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A translation of Rambam's fascinating introduction to his commentary on the Mishnah.... (read more)

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Levirate Marriage and the Family in Ancient Judaism (HBI Series on Jewish Women)
Levirate Marriage and the Family in Ancient Judaism (HBI Series on Jewish Women)
by Dvora E. Weisberg
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In this study, Weisberg uses levirate marriage (an institution that involves the union of a man and the widow of his childless brother) as described in biblical law and explicated in rabbinic Judaism as a lens to examine the status of women and attitudes... (read more)

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The Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literaturthe Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literature E (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
The Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literaturthe Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literature E (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
by Charlotte Elisheva Fonrobert
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This volume guides beginning students of Rabbinic literature to the range of historical-interpretive and culture-critical issues that contemporary scholars use when studying the rabbinic texts of late antiquity. The editors, themselves well-known... (read more)

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The Koren Talmud Bavli: Tractate Ketubbot Part 1
The Koren Talmud Bavli: Tractate Ketubbot Part 1
by Adin (con) Steinsaltz
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The Koren Talmud is a special edition of the brilliant and accessible Steinsaltz Talmud that includes the classic Vilna Talmud page. The Koren Talmud sets each Vilna page opposite each of Rabbi Adin Steinsaltzs incomparable elucidation pages, which... (read more)

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The Women of the Talmud
The Women of the Talmud
by Judith Z. Abrams
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In this unique volume Judith Abrams, author of the highly regarded series The Talmud for Beginners, examines the episodes recorded in rabbinic literature that suggest the actions of the women of those times.... (read more)

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The Talmud: What It Is and What It Says
The Talmud: What It Is and What It Says
by Jacob Neusner
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Wherever Jews have settled and whatever languages they spoke, they created a community with a single set of common values. One law, one theology defined the community throughout their many migrations. A single book explains how this came about-the Talmud.... (read more)

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