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The Genius : Elijah of Vilna and the making of modern Judaism

Author: Eliyahu Stern
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elijah ben Solomon, the "Genius of Vilna", was perhaps the best-known and most understudied figure in modern Jewish history. In this book, the author offers a new narrative of Jewish modernity based  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Genius.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2013
(DLC) 2012015866
Named Person: Elijah ben Solomon
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eliyahu Stern
ISBN: 9780300179309 0300179308 9780300183221 0300183224
OCLC Number: 960888587
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 322 s.)
Contents: Elijah and Vilna in historical perspective --
Elijah's worldview --
Elijah and the Enlightenment --
The Gaon versus Hasidism --
The biur and the yeshiva --
The genius
Responsibility: Eliyahu Stern

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