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By Hyam MacCoby

Rabbinic texts are usually stated in New testomony and outdated testomony reviews, yet hitherto there was no effortless manner for a pupil to understand the scope and diversity of the proper rabbinic writings. This ebook introduces the coed to the whole variety of the early rabbinic writings, with an intensive creation and notes, in order that either a bird's eye view of the literature in addition to shut aquaintance with usual and significant texts may be bought. this may let the reader to embark on extra learn with a clearer orientation. The ebook additionally goals to right many incorrect perspectives approximately rabbinic Judaism coming up from superseded conceptions of the relation among Christianity and Judaism.

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