Urbana: University of Illinois. 1992. Item #21015
8vo. Xvi, 345 pages. First edition. Bibliographical references, bibliography, index, and appendices. SUBJECT (S) : Judaism –history – Talmudic period, 10-425; ; Judaism and philosophy; Judaism – essence, genius, nature; Rabbinical literature – history and criticism. ISBN: 0252018052. Neusner (b. 1932) was born in Hartford, Connecticut, and was ordained rabbi at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He served on the faculties of Columbia University, the University of Wisconsin (Milwaukee) , Dartmouth College, and Brown University. He was also active in several professional organizations and learned societies. In 1968–69 he served as president of the American Academy of Religion. (Goodblatt, EJ) Has dust jacket. Jacket and edges are soiled, otherwise very good condition. (BIBLE-5-1).