Kabbalah in America

Kabbalah in America
Author : Brian Ogren
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 424
Release : 2020-05-06
ISBN 10 : 9789004428140
ISBN 13 : 9004428143
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kabbalah in America Book Description:

Kabbalah in America includes chapters from leading experts in a variety of fields and is the first-ever comprehensive treatment of the title subject from colonial times until the present. As the first of its kind, it will set the tone for all future scholarship on the subject.

Kabbalah in America
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Brian Ogren
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-06 - Publisher: BRILL

Kabbalah in America includes chapters from leading experts in a variety of fields and is the first-ever comprehensive treatment of the title subject from coloni
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