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1st Edition

The Guide for the Perplexed
Moses Maimonides

ISBN 9780415444873
Published December 25, 2007 by Routledge
144 Pages

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Book Description

Originally published in 1948.

Moses Maimonides was one of the most powerful philosophers of the Middle Ages. The philosophical basis which he elaborated for Judaism had a profound influence on mediaeval Christian thinkers. This volume describes the full background of Maimonides’s thinking in its twelfth-century historical and religious context.


Table of Contents

1. The Man and his Work  2. The Guide  3. Maimonides’ Place in History

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