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Author: Salomo A Birnbaum
Editor: Erika Timm
Electronic: ISBN: 9783110251951 Pages: 540 Price: Europe EURO 149.95
Hardback: ISBN: 9783110251944 Pages: 540 Price: Europe EURO 149.95
Salomo A. Birnbaum (1891 -- 1989) is the uncontested pioneer in two large closely related research areas, namely historical Jewish linguistics and the palaeography of Hebrew and all Jewish successor languages. This collection of essays provides a cross-section through Birnbaum's life's work. Volume I contains articles on Jewish philology and a survey of additional Jewish languages and individual studies.