Abraham Joshua Heschel: Prophetic Witness pdf epub fb2

Abraham Joshua Heschel: Prophetic Witness by Edward K. Kaplan, Professor Samuel H. Dresner pdf epub fb2

Abraham Joshua Heschel: Prophetic Witness Author: Edward K. Kaplan, Professor Samuel H. Dresner
Title: Abraham Joshua Heschel: Prophetic Witness
ISBN: 0300124643
ISBN13: 978-0300124644
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Pages: 416 pages
Publisher: Yale University Press (March 28, 2007)
Language: English
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Size PDF version: 1694 kb
Size EPUB version: 1383 kb
Subcategory: Leaders & Notable People




This is the first volume of the first biography of Abraham Joshua Heschel, one of the outstanding Jewish thinkers of the twentieth century. Edward K. Kaplan and Samuel H. Dresner trace Heschel’s life from his birth in Warsaw in 1907 to his emigration to the United States in 1940, describing his roots in Hasidic culture, his experiences in Poland and Germany, and his relations with Martin Buber.