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Title:
The Kuzari
Author:
Judah, ha-Levi, active 12th century, author.
Uniform Title:
Kitāb al-ḥujjah. English
Edition:
Gaon Books Classics edition.
Publication Information:
Santa Fe, New Mexico : Gaon Books, 2015.

©2016
Physical Description:
239 pages ; 22 cm.
Summary:
"The Kuzari by Judah HaLevi, the Sephardic philosopher and poet, is one of the most important statements of Jewish thought from the last thousand years. It was written as an introduction to Judaism in the form of a dialogue, primarily between the king of the Khazars and the rabbi who explains Judaism to him. The King was exploring the possibility of converting to a monotheistic religion, and the question was whether Judaism, Christianity or Islam would be his choice. The King called representatives of each of the three religious traditions to explain their central beliefs and practices"--
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781935604266
Format :
Book