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Author Heilman, Samuel C.

Title The Rebbe : the life and afterlife of Menachem Mendel Schneerson / Samuel C. Heilman and Menachem M. Friedman
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 343 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Series Princeton Press e-book
Contents Farbrengen : the gathering of the emissaries -- Death and resurrection -- Coming of age in a time of transition -- Entering the court of Lubavitch -- From survival to Uforatzto -- On a mission from the Rebbe in life -- From resurrection to death : we want moshiach now -- On a mission from the Rebbe in his afterlife
Summary A biography of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson that discusses his childhood in Russia, education in Germany and Paris, messianic conviction, religious leadership, legacy, and other related topics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-329) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Schneerson, Menachem Mendel, 1902-1994.
Hasidim -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Rabbis -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Friedman, Menachem.
LC no. 2009050871
ISBN 1400834279 (electronic bk.)
9781400834273 (electronic bk.)