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

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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • 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
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
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Etkes, I
Dewey number
296.8/32/092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Green, Yaacov Jeffrey
Series statement
The S. Mark Taper Foundation imprint in Jewish studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elijah ben Solomon
  • Elijah ben Solomon
  • Rabbis
  • Hasidism
  • Vilnius (Lithuania)
  • Vilnius (Lithuania)
Label
The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-294) and index
Color
multicolored
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
Control code
ocm51821772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346276
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51821772
Label
The Gaon of Vilna : the man and his image, Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-294) and index
Color
multicolored
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
Control code
ocm51821772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 299 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346276
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51821772

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