Format:
Book
Author:
Rubenstein, Jeffrey L., author.
Title:
The land of truth : Talmud tales, timeless teachings / Jeffrey L. Rubenstein.
Publisher, Date:
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press ; Philadelphia : The Jewish Publication Society, [2018]
©2018
Description:
xxix, 294 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Haggada
Aggada -- History and criticism.
Rabbinical literature -- Translations into English.
Aggada.
Rabbinical literature.
Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Translations.
Notes:
"Published by the University of Nebraska Press as a Jewish Publication Society book."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The surreal sleeper -- What to do with an aged (and annoying) mother? -- Forbidden fruit, or how not to seduce your husband -- Men are from Babylonia, women are from the Land of Israel -- Sufferings! Not them and not their reward! -- The ugly vessel -- An arrow in the eye of satan -- The land of truth -- Torah for richer and poorer -- Heroism and humor -- Showdown in court -- Alexander the Great and the faraway king -- The carpenter and his apprentice -- Standing on one leg.
LCCN:
2017058299
ISBN:
9780827613089
0827613083
Other Number:
1015264398
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
Control Number:
394187
Call Number:
296.19 Rub
Course Reserves:
0
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1