The Mishnah: A New Translation

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Yale University Press, Jan 1, 1991 - Religion - 1162 pages
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The Mishna, a six-part codification of oral rabbinic law, is the basis of the Talmud. It is one of the two holy books upon which Judaism has been constructed. This edition aims to provide as close to a literal translation as possible, following the syntax of Mishnaic Hebrew.

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This is a classic work of the Jewish tradition now easily available in English. I suggest this to students and interested laity. Read full review

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Jacob Neiisner is a distinguished research professor of religious studies at the University of South Florida, Tampa, and professor of religion at Bard College.

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