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The Resource Six memos from the last millennium : a novelist reads the Talmud, by Joseph Skibell

Six memos from the last millennium : a novelist reads the Talmud, by Joseph Skibell

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Six memos from the last millennium : a novelist reads the Talmud
Title
Six memos from the last millennium
Title remainder
a novelist reads the Talmud
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Skibell
Title variation
6 memos from the last millennium
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
In Six Memos from the Last Millennium, critically acclaimed novelist Joseph Skibell reads some of the Talmud's tales with a storyteller's insight, concentrating on the lives of the legendary rabbis depicted in its pages to uncover the wisdom they can still impart to our modern age
Biography type
collective biography
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10485786
Cataloging source
TxU/DLC
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Skibell, Joseph
Dewey number
  • 296.1/20092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Exploring jewish arts and culture
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  • Tannaim
  • Amoraim
  • Amoraim
  • Tannaim
Target audience
adult
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a novelist reads the Talmud
Label
Six memos from the last millennium : a novelist reads the Talmud, by Joseph Skibell
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
A novelist reads the Talmud : an introduction -- Timeline of relevant events, according to rabbinic tradition -- Memo one. Rabbi Yohanan and Rabbi Shimon Ben Lakish -- Eros and alchemy in the waters of the Jordan -- Memo two. Rabbi Shimon Bar Yohai -- Turning the hearts of fathers -- Memo three a, b, and c. Rabbi Elazar ben Rabbi Shimon, Rabbi Pinhas ben Yair, and Rabbi Judah ben Gerim -- Towards the hearts of sons -- Memo four. Rabban Gamliel II of Yavneh, Rabbi Joshua ben Hananiah, and Rabbi Eliezer ben Hyrcanus -- The gate of a broken heart -- Memo five. Rabbi Akiva, Shimon ben Azzai, Shimon ben Zoma, and Elisha ben Avuyah -- Revelation, retribution, perdition, ecstasy, and bliss : an epic canvas
Control code
ocn911004597
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781477307342
Lccn
2015020373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)911004597
Label
Six memos from the last millennium : a novelist reads the Talmud, by Joseph Skibell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A novelist reads the Talmud : an introduction -- Timeline of relevant events, according to rabbinic tradition -- Memo one. Rabbi Yohanan and Rabbi Shimon Ben Lakish -- Eros and alchemy in the waters of the Jordan -- Memo two. Rabbi Shimon Bar Yohai -- Turning the hearts of fathers -- Memo three a, b, and c. Rabbi Elazar ben Rabbi Shimon, Rabbi Pinhas ben Yair, and Rabbi Judah ben Gerim -- Towards the hearts of sons -- Memo four. Rabban Gamliel II of Yavneh, Rabbi Joshua ben Hananiah, and Rabbi Eliezer ben Hyrcanus -- The gate of a broken heart -- Memo five. Rabbi Akiva, Shimon ben Azzai, Shimon ben Zoma, and Elisha ben Avuyah -- Revelation, retribution, perdition, ecstasy, and bliss : an epic canvas
Control code
ocn911004597
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781477307342
Lccn
2015020373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)911004597

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