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The Resource The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green

The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green

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The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image
Title
The Gaon of Vilna
Title remainder
the man and his image
Statement of responsibility
Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green
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  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
A legendary figure in his own lifetime, Rabbi Eliahu ben Shlomo Zalman (1720-1797) was known as the "Gaon of Vilna." He was the acknowledged master of Talmudic studies in the vibrant intellectual center of Vilna, revered throughout Eastern Europe for his
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Biography type
individual biography
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The S. Mark Taper Foundation imprint in Jewish studies
The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green
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The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pnj2v
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-294) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ha-Gaon He-Hasid : in his own time and for succeeding generations -- The Vilna Gaon and Haskalah -- The Vilna Gaon and the beginning of the struggle against Hasidism -- The Vilna Gaon and the Mitnagdim as seen by the Hasidim -- Rabbi Hayyim of Volozhin's response to Hasidism -- Talmudic scholarship and the rabbinate in Lithuanian Jewry during the nineteenth century -- Torah and yira in the thought and practice of the Vilna Gaon
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1 online resource (viii, 299 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346276
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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