Maimonides in his world

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Maimonides in his world : portrait of a Mediterranean thinker

Stroumsa, Sarah.

Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2009.

xx, 222 p. ; 24 cm.

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ISBN:

978-0-691-13763-6 (alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-0-691-13763-6 (alk. paper)

LC Call No:

B759.M34 S77 2009

Dewey Class No:

181/.06 22

Author:

Stroumsa, Sarah.

Title:

Maimonides in his world : portrait of a Mediterranean thinker / Sarah Stroumsa.

Publisher:

Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2009.

Physical:

xx, 222 p. ; 24 cm.

Series:

Jews, Christians, and Muslims from the ancient to the modern world

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-217) and index.

Subject:

Maimonides, Moses,--1135-1204.

Subject:

Philosophy, Medieval.

Subject:

Intellectual life--History.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Jews, Christians, and Muslims from the ancient to the modern world.

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