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Tormented master : a life of Rabbi Nahman of Bratslav / Arthur Green.

Author/Creator:
Green, Arthur, 1941-
Publication:
University, Alabama : The University of Alabama Press, [c1979].
Series:
Judaic studies series ; 9
Format/Description:
Book
viii, [2], 395, [3] pages : map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Naḥman, of Bratslav, 1772-1811.
Rabbis -- Poland -- Biography.
Hasidim -- Poland -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States Alabama University.
Contents:
Childhood and early years: 1772-1798
Nahman's journey to the Land of Israel
Conflict and growth
Bratslav: disciples and master
Messianic strivings
Nahman's final years.
Notes:
"An earlier version of the present study, here much revised, was a doctoral dissertation under the direction of Professor Alexandert Altmann."--Acknowledgments.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-388) and index.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Chaim Potok 1980".
Potok Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1979
Contributor:
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0817369074
OCLC:
4004489
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