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Origins of the Kabbalah

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1991 - 504 pages
One of the most important scholars of our century, Gershom Scholem (1897-1982) opened up a once esoteric world of Jewish mysticism, the Kabbalah, to concerned students of ...
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On the Mystical Shape of the Godhead: Basic Concepts in the Kabbalah

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1997 - 328 pages
"A major contribution to our understanding of the Kabbalah." --Arthur Green, Professor of Jewish Thought, Brandeis University In the Zohar and other writings of the Kabbalah ...
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The Messianic Idea in Judaism: And Other Essays on Jewish Spirituality

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Religion - 1995 - 376 pages
Gershom Scholem was the master builder of historical studies of the Kabbalah. When he began to work on this neglected field, the few who studied these texts were either ...
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Gershom Scholem: The Man and His Work

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Paul R. Mendes-Flohr - Religion - 1994 - 127 pages
Eight Israeli scholars review and celebrate the work of Scholem (1897-1982) who early this century founded the academic discipline that studies Jewish mysticism, thus ...
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The Correspondence of Walter Benjamin and Gershom Scholem, 1932-1940

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - History - 1992 - 276 pages
This correspondence between the critic Walter Benjamin and the historian Gershom Scholem began after their student days in Berlin when Scholem emigrated to Palestine. Their ...
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Lamentations of Youth: The Diaries of Gershom Scholem, 1913-1919

Gershom Gerhard Scholem, Anthony David - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 374 pages
For decades, Gershom Scholem kept these diaries locked away, returning to them only to refresh his memory of past events and eloquent observations. They remained unread by ...
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Sabbatai Sevi: The Mystical Messiah, 1626-1676

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - History - 1975 - 1000 pages
A richly detailed account of the only messianic movement ever to engulf the entire Jewish world. The twentieth century produced a galaxy of extraordinary Jewish historians ...
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Walter Benjamin: The Story of a Friendship

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 302 pages
The great Jewish scholar shares his insights into philosopher Walter Benjamin, a childhood friend who committed suicide in 1940. Reprint.
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A Life in Letters, 1914-1982

Gershom Gerhard Scholem - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 547 pages
Inscribing a life that epitomized the intellectual ferment and political drama of an era, this selection of letters gives readers an intimate view of one of the leading lights ...
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