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A Maimonides reader,

Author: Moses Maimonides; Isadore Twersky
Publisher: New York, Behrman House [1972]
Series: Library of Jewish studies.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Works to 1900
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Maimonides, Moses, 1135-1204.
Maimonides reader.
New York, Behrman House [1972]
Named Person: Moses Maimonides; Moses Maimonides
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Moses Maimonides; Isadore Twersky
ISBN: 0874412005 9780874412000 0874412064 9780874412062
OCLC Number: 215953
Description: xvii, 494 pages 24 cm.
Contents: Mishneh Torah --
Book one: knowledge (Sefer ha-madda) --
Moral dispositins and ethical conduct --
Study of the Torah --
Idolatry and the ordinances of the heathens --
Repentance --
Book 2: Adoration (Sefer Ahavah) --
Recitation of the shema --
Prayer --
Phylacteries --
Mezuzah --
Sefer Torah --
Circumcison --
Book three: Seasons (Sefer Zemanim) --
Sabbath --
Repose on the festivals --
The palm branch --
Sanctification of the new moon --
Fast days --
Reading of the Migillah and Hunukkah --
Holiness (Sefer Kedushah) Slaughtering --
Asservations (Sefer Hafla'ah) --
Oaths --
Vows --
Valuations and things votive --
Seeds (Sefer Zeraim) --
Gifts to the poor --
Sabbatical year and the jubilee --
Service (Sefer Avodah) --
The temple --
Things prohibited --
Daity offerings --
Trespass --
Sacrifices (Sefer Korbanot) --
Festal offerings --
Substitute offerings --
Purity (Sefer Tohorah) --
Uncleanness of leprosy --
Uncleanness of podstuffs --
Immersion pools --
Torts (Sefer Nezikin) --
Theft --
Robbery and lost property --
Wounding and damaging --
Murder and preservation of life --
Acquisitions (Sefer Kinyan --
Sales --
Original acquisitions and gifts --
Neighbors --
Slaves --
Judgments (Sefer Mishpatism) --
Hiring --
Creditor and debtor --
Pleading --
Inheritance --
Judges (Sefer Shofetim) --
Sanhedrin --
Evidence --
Rebels --
Mourning --
Kings and wars.
Series Title: Library of Jewish studies.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited, with introductions and notes, by Isadore Twersky.
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