Manual Of Babylonian Jewish Aramaic

Manual Of Babylonian Jewish Aramaic

by David Marcus
     
 

An introduction to the grammar of the principal language of the Babylonian Talmud. Utilizes the inductive method, whereby grammar is learned directly as it is encountered in the text. The texts on which the manual is based are mainly non-legal, although legal texts are included in the later chapters of the book. Geared primarily for beginners in Talmud and Jewish

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An introduction to the grammar of the principal language of the Babylonian Talmud. Utilizes the inductive method, whereby grammar is learned directly as it is encountered in the text. The texts on which the manual is based are mainly non-legal, although legal texts are included in the later chapters of the book. Geared primarily for beginners in Talmud and Jewish studies, some knowledge of Hebrew is expected by the author.

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Journal Of The American Oriental Society
This splendid little volume admirably fulfills its promise o introduce students to a knowledge of Babylonian Jewish Aramaic....
Journal of the American Oriental Society
This splendid little volume admirably fulfills its promise o introduce students to a knowledge of Babylonian Jewish Aramaic....

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ISBN-13:
9780819113634
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
02/11/1981
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
0.33(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

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