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Author Feiner, Shmuel

Common Titl Mosheh Mendelson. English
Title Moses Mendelssohn : sage of modernity / Shmuel Feiner ; translated from the Hebrew by Anthony Berris

Publ Info New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  B2693 .F4513 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 237 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Jewish lives
Jewish lives (New Haven, Conn.)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents A stroll down Unter den Linden -- From Dessau to Berlin: an unpredicted career -- Cultural conversion: the three formative years -- War and peace, love and family, fame and frustration -- Affront and sickness: the Lavater Affair -- Dreams, nightmares, and struggles for religious tolerance -- Jerusalem: the road to civic happiness -- Specters: the last two years
LC subject Mendelssohn, Moses, 1729-1786
Philosophers -- Germany -- Berlin -- Biography
Jews -- Germany -- Berlin -- Biography
ISBN 9780300161755 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300161751 (cloth : alk. paper)