PENGUIN GROUP: December 2012
The most important text in Judaism after the Old Testament--available for the first time in Penguin Classics
One of the most significant religious texts in the world, The Talmud
is a compilation of the teachings of major Jewish scholars from the classic period of rabbinic Judaism. In a range of styles, including commentary, parables, proverbs, and anecdotes, it provides guidance on all aspects of everyday life. This selection of its most illuminating passages makes accessible to modern readers the centuries of Jewish thought contained within. Norman Solomon's lucid translatio... View More...