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Legends of the Jews, Volume 2

Louis Ginzberg

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Rabbi Louis Ginzberg was one of the outstanding Talmudists of the twentieth century. He was born on November 28, 1873, in Kovno, Lithuania; he died on November 11, 1953, in New York City. Ginzberg taught at the Jewish Theological seminary from 1903 to 1953. For 50 years, he trained two generations of Conservative Rabbis. The Legends of the Jews is an epic 7-volume compilation of traditional Jewish stories loosely related to the Bible. Over the millenia, these stories, which expand on the Bible, flesh out the lives of biblical figures. In the process, they help bring to life the Bible's valuable lessons. The Legends of the Jews has been called a monumental work of scholarship. It is studied by serious students of both Judaism and Christianity. And yet the stories continue to be accessible and understood by all. They were designed to impart lessons of the Torah, and any child or adult will find much to enjoy about this work. (Summary by Scott Sherris and Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

11h 17m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:41


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

10:34


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

17:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:59


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

13:56


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:16


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:57


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

13:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

18:24


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:55


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

16:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

21:03


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

19:20


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

15:52


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

13:06


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

14:30


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:31


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

13:09


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

15:22


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

18:08


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

20:04


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

18:03


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

15:28


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

15:34


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

11:45


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

18:23


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

19:35


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

19:03


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

17:02


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

21:18


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

23:12


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

19:04


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

14:10


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

19:57


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

22:58


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

17:40


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

17:50


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

18:12


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

15:01


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

09:47


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

12:49