Louis Ginzberg: Keeper of the Law...

First published in 1966, Louis Ginzberg: Keeper of the Law is an unusual biography. It was written by a son about his father, by an interpreter of economics about an interpreter of rabbinics. It is done with obvious charm, with deep affection for the subject, and yet with surprising objectivity.

For Abigail, Jeremy, and Rachel Only take heed to thyself . . . lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen . . . And make them known to thy children and to thy children’s children. For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

Louis Ginzberg: Keeper of the Law


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FRONT MATTERFrontispiece, Louis Ginzberg: 1873-1953Title PageCopyright PageDedication PageContentsIllustrationsLOUIS GINZBERGI. MEASURE OF A MANII. IN THE STEPS OF HIS FATHERIII. GERMAN SCHOLARSHIP AT ITS BESTI V. THE NEW WORLDV. THE YOUNG PROFESSORVI . AN EXCEPTIONAL FRIENDSHIPVII. IN THE HALLS OF ACADEMEV I I I . BEYOND THE CAMPUSI X. THE REDEMPTION OF ZIONX. FIRST AMONG THE JUDGESXI . THE GIRL FROM BERLINXII. OLD FRIENDS AND NEWXIII. THE GENTLE SKEPTICAcknowledgmentsSources and BibliographyAfterwordIndex of Names, Publications, and Places
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