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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: Book One: Knowledge. Basic Principles of the Torah --
Moral Dispositions and Ethical Conduct --
Study of the Torah --
Idolatry and the Ordinances of the Heathens --
Repentance --
Book Two: Adoration. Recitation of the Shema --
Prayer --
Phylacteries --
Mezuzah --
Sefer Torah --
Blessings --
Circumcision --
Book Three: Seasons. Sabbath --
Repose on the Festivals --
The Palm Branch --
Sanctification of the New Moon --
Fast Days --
Reading of the Megillah and Hanukkah --
Book Five: Holiness. Forbidden Intercourse --
Slaughtering --
Book Six: Assevervations. Oaths --
Vows --
Naziriteship --
Valuations and Things Votive --
Book Seven: Seeds. Gifts to the Poor --
Sabbatical Year and the Jubilee --
Book Eight: Service. The Temple --
Things Prohibited --
Daily Offerings --
Trespass --
Book Nine: Sacrifices. Festal Offerings --
Substitute Offerings --
Book Ten: Purity. Uncleanness of Leprosy --
Uncleanness of Foodstuffs --
Immersion Pools --
Book Eleven: Torts. Theft --
Robbery and Lost Property --
Wounding and Damaging --
Murder and Preservation of Life --
Book Twelve: Acquisitions. Sales --
Original Acquisitions and Gifts --
Neighbors --
Slaves --
Book Thirteen: Judgments. Hiring --
Creditor and Debtor --
Pleading --
Inheritance --
Book Fourteen: Judges. 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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