A Brief Life of Rashi, Bible Commentator and Talmudic Scholar Extraordinaire https://mosaicmagazine.com/picks/history-ideas/2015/07/a-brief-life-of-rashi-bible-commentator-and-talmudic-scholar-extraordinaire/

July 13, 2015 | Henry Abramson
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The anniversary of the death of Rabbi Solomon ben Isaac (known by the acronym Rashi) is thought to fall later this week. The historian Henry Abramson tells the story of Rashi’s life and scholarship. (Video, about 5 minutes):

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