Daily Archives: November 17, 2018

Portland Anonymous: Fragment Sixteen

I have to admit I was a bit surprised when we received the question about what we would do for books.  Our little hamlet had existed quite alright without any library of any kind, but given that he was willing … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Name Of The Mekilta

The Name Of The Mekilta, by Jacob Zallel Lauterbach This may be one of the most odd books that I have ever reviewed, in that it consists of material that the author would have put in the introduction to a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bacher’s Tradition And Traditionalists

Bacher’s Tradition And Traditionalists In The Schools Of Palestine And Babylon, by Jacob Zallel Lauterbach I can imagine few more Nathanish tasks than reviewing a book review that it itself a fragmentary review material of various aspects of the Mishnah … Continue reading

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