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A Life in Letters, 1914-1982

Gershom Scholem

Edited and translated by Anthony David Skinner

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$62.00 • £49.95 • €56.00

ISBN 9780674006423

Publication Date: 03/26/2002


560 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 halftones


  • Introduction
  • I. A Jewish Zarathustra, 1914–1918
  • II. Unlocking the Gates, 1919–1932
  • III. Redemption through Sin, 1933–1947
  • IV. Master Magician Emeritus, 1948–1982
  • Notes
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Chronology
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Koret Jewish Book Awards Finalist in the Biography, Autobiography and Literary Studies Category
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