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Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady : the origins of Chabad Hasidism / Immanuel Etkes ; translated by Jeffrey M. Green.

Author/Creator:
Etkes, I., author.
Publication:
Waltham : Brandeis, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (357 p.)
Series:
Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series (Unnumbered)
Tauber Institute series for the Study of European Jewry
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Subjects:
Rabbis -- Belarus -- Biography.
Hasidim -- Belarus -- Biography.
Habad -- History.
Shneur Zalman, of Lyady, 1745-1813.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
"The history of Hasidism and East European Jewry through the biography of Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liady's rise to leadership
A leader of Hasidim
Between center and periphery
Sefer Shel Beinonim: the Book of Average Men
On the front line against the mitnagdim: excommunications and prohibitions
At the front versus the mitnagdim: the first imprisonment
At the front against the mitnagdim: the second arrest
Zaddikim as human beings: the conflict with Rabbi Abraham of Kalisk
Between Napoleon and Alexander.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Green, Yaacov Jeffrey, translator.
ISBN:
1-61168-679-2
OCLC:
898102528