Maimonides  -     By: Sherwin B. Nuland
Buy Item InStock14.40$14.40 Retail: $16.00 Save 10% ($1.60) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $11.99 eBook Details

Maimonides

Schocken / 2008 / Paperback

$14.40 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $16.00
|
Save 10% ($1.60)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW211504

FLASH-SALE
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Other Formats (2)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $11.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $11.99
  2. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include

Product Description

Moses Maimonides was a Renaissance man before there was a Renaissance: a great physician, a dazzling Torah scholar, a daring philosopher. Nuland's portrait of Maimonides makes his life, his times, and his thought accessible to the general reader as they never have before.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 256
Vendor: Schocken
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 8.00 X 5.19 (inches)
ISBN: 0805211500
ISBN-13: 9780805211504
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Leonardo Da Vinci
    Leonardo Da Vinci
    Sherwin B. Nuland
    Penguin Books / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $13.50 Retail: $15.00 Save 10% ($1.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW03510X
  2. Maimonides - eBookeBOOK
    Maimonides - eBook
    Sherwin B. Nuland
    Schocken / 2008 / ePub
    $11.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW11584EB
  3. Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Cave Quest VBS 2016: Bible Memory Buddies, Set of 5
    Group Publishing / 2016 / Other
    $2.96 Retail: $3.29 Save 10% ($0.33)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW73217X
  4. Cave Quest VBS 2016: Sing & Play Rock Music CD
    Cave Quest VBS 2016: Sing & Play Rock Music CD
    Group Publishing / 2015 / Compact disc
    $6.29 Retail: $6.99 Save 10% ($0.70)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW733504

Related Products

  1. Old Scofield Study Bible Classic Edition, KJV, black  Thumb-Indexed, Cowhide
    Old Scofield Study Bible Classic Edition, KJV, black Thumb-Indexed, Cowhide
    Oxford University Press / 2000 / Genuine Leather
    $54.99 Retail: $82.00 Save 33% ($27.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 176 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW274707
  2. The Works of Josephus: Updated Edition, Complete and  UnabridgedSALE
    The Works of Josephus: Updated Edition, Complete and Unabridged
    William Whiston, trans.
    Hendrickson Publishers / 1987 / Hardcover
    $12.49 Retail: $24.95 Save 50% ($12.46)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 16 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW73868
  3. Exploring Creation with General Science, Second Edition, Student Notebook
    Exploring Creation with General Science, Second Edition, Student Notebook
    Vicki Dincher
    Apologia Educational Ministries / 2012 / Other
    $24.49 Retail: $39.00 Save 37% ($14.51)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 23 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW495703
  4. Exploring Creation with Astronomy Textbook (2nd Edition)
    Exploring Creation with Astronomy Textbook (2nd Edition)
    Jeannie Fulbright
    Apologia Educational Ministries / 2016 / Hardcover
    $27.99 Retail: $39.00 Save 28% ($11.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW133436

Publisher's Description

Sherwin B. Nuland—best-selling author of How We Die—focuses his surgeon’s eye and writer’s pen on this greatest of rabbis, most intriguing of Jewish philosophers, and most honored of Jewish doctors.

Moses Maimonides was a Renaissance man before there was a Renaissance: a great physician, a dazzling Torah scholar, a daring philosopher. Eight hundred years after his death, his notions about God, faith, the afterlife, and the Messiah still stir debate; his life as a physician still inspires; and the enigmas of his character still fascinate. Nuland's portrait of Maimonides that makes his life, his times, and his thought accessible to the general reader as they have never been before.

Author Bio

Sherwin B. Nuland, M.D., is the author of ten previous books, including How We Die: Reflections on Life’s Final Chapter which won the National Book Award. He is a clinical professor of surgery at Yale University, where he also teaches bioethics and medical history. He lives with his family in Connecticut.

Editorial Reviews

"Will educate and inspire not only people of faith, but all who seek to lead a life of significance and meaning."
--Dr. Jerome Groopman, author of The Anatomy of Hope

"Nuland writes sympathetically, one Jewish doctor considering this most extraordinary of Jewish doctors . . . His book is a guide for those perplexed by Maimonides, as well as those ignorant of him. [It is] a deeply satisfying and humane introduction to the greatest of Jewish thinkers."
--The New York Times Book Review

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search