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Author Adler, Morris, author

Title The world of the Talmud / by Morris Adler
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Schocken Books, <1963>
New York : Schocken Books, 1963


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Description 156 pages ; 21 cm
Series Hillel little books
Schocken paperbacks ; SB58
Hillel little books.
Contents Attempting a definition -- The rise of the oral law -- Why oral? -- The Mishna -- The Gemara -- Halacha and Aggada (law and lore) -- Who were the rabbis? -- The religion of the rabbis -- Aspects of rabbinic social teaching -- On justice and courts -- The denials of rabbinic teaching -- The enduring worth of the Talmud
Notes Bibliography: p. 155-156
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-156)
SUBJECT Talmud -- History.
LC no. 63018390
ISBN 0805200584