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Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 1998.3.2

Edition of the tractate Pesachim of the Babylonian Talmud containing substitute for Passover and Fast Days. It was published in Germany three years after the war at the request of a group of rabbis from the displaced persons camp and published with assistance from the US Military occupation government and the American Joint Distribution Committee. The cover page has a print of a drawing of a German labor camp, an image of Jerusalem, and the phrases "From Slavery to Redemption, From Darkness to Light."

Alternate Title
Talmud
Survivors' Talmud
Heidelberg Talmud
Date
publication/distribution:  1948
Geography
publication: Heidelberg (Germany)
publication: Munich (Germany)
Language
Hebrew
English
Object Type
Prayer books (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jean and Menachem Rosensaft, in memory of Hadassah and Josef Rosensaft
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:28:40
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