Wimpfheimer, Barry Scott
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Category: Religion & Theology - Judaism
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: Sept 2019
An incomparable introduction to a work of literature that has lived a full and varied life, this accessible book shows why the Talmud is at once a received source of traditional teachings, a touchstone of cultural authority, and a powerful symbol of Jewishness for both supporters and critics.