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Special course ... in Jewish history and literature ...

under the direction of Prof. Richard J.H. Gottheil ...

by Richard J. H. Gottheil

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Published by Jewish Chautauqua Soc. in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsMorgenstern, Julian, 1881-1976, Jewish Chautauqua Society
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
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Open LibraryOL24610806M
OCLC/WorldCa7269240, 40293323

This course explores how our views of Jewish history have been formed and how this history can explain the survival of the Jews as an ethnic/religious group into the present day. Special attention is given to the partial and fragmentary nature of our information about the past, and the difficulties inherent in decoding statements about the past that were written with a religious agenda in mind. About the Book. Exploring the world of the Second Temple period ( BCE–70 CE), in particular the vastly diverse stories, commentaries, and other documents written by Jews during the last three centuries of this period, Malka Z. Simkovich takes us to Jerusalem, Alexandria, and Antioch, to the Jewish sectarians and the Roman-Jewish historian Josephus, to the genizah in Cairo and the ancient.

In his book A History of the Jews, Various works of classical Jewish rabbinic literature are thought to contain references to Jesus, including some uncensored manuscripts of the Babylonian Talmud and the classical midrash literature written between CE and CE. There is a spectrum of scholarly views on how many of these references are. Jewish History - Ancient: Books. 1 - 20 of results A Taste of Jewish History is the first book ever written about this traditional View Product [ x ] close. An in-depth history of the Jewish faith and development of Jewish culture, from the time of Abraham and the 12 tribes through the destruction of the Temple and the Diaspora.

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