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This book gives a whole new appreciation of one of our times greatest minds.
Fortunately, Dr. Kraemer's lifelong pursuit of the great sage has ended in the gift of this eye-opening exploration of Maimonides' life, work and wisdom.
I am enthralled and if you are interested in Jewish history, or just history in the Middle Ages then read this book!
A tremendous view into the mind of a giant in Western thought as well as a tumultuous period in world history.Published 5 months ago by William J. West
very readable and scholarly. Not being particularly religious and a feminist I wanted to know about the men in history who determined my fate. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Millicent J. Rose
The subtitle speaks for the book, "The Life and World of One of Civilization's Greatest Minds." Maimonides devoted the first 18 years of his life to Biblical studies – by... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Abraham Rempel
I am a writer of historical fiction. I read many books but I have NEVER read anything like this book. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Ellen Brazer
Excellent! Very interesting. This book gives a whole new appreciation of one of our times greatest minds. The book is well written.Published 13 months ago by SK
There are few such comprehensive biographies of Maimonides as this. Maimonides' works, as the author intimates, were necessarily written with a degree of opacity as to shield... Read morePublished 13 months ago by M. Orbuch
A READER FOR ALL TIMES, EVEN IN THESE SO CALLED MODERN TIMES, HIS BRILLIANT MIND COMES ACROSS AND MAKES US SEE WHAT IS IMPORTANT AND WHAT IS NOT.Published 18 months ago by JAMES AMORESE
How could one man have done so much at such a high level. A true genius whose views continue to resonate today.Published 22 months ago by Eric Schiller