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Lot #    22228
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 11:11:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Talmud Bavli, Tractate Ta'anit
Title (Hebrew)    ,
Author    [Holocaust - Daf Yomi]
City    Munich
Publisher    Va'ad Hazzalah
Publication Date    1947
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [4], 31, 25 ff., 209:142 mm., usual age staining, some chipping. A very good copy loose in the original boards, title with "Va'ad Hatzala, Germany", imprinted on front panel, split.
Paragraph 1    Daf Yomi
   Printed for the Holocaust refugees who partook in the Daf Yomi by the Va'ad Hazzalah. The Vaad Hazzalah, a group organized by Rabbi Eliezer Silver and the American Rabbinate to rescue survivors and provide sustenance until their resettlement. Rabbi Silver established the group when the refugee yeshiva pupils reached Vilna in 193940 following the Nazi invasion of Poland. During the ensuing years he applied the same body to rescuing European rabbis, scholars, and students. In 1946, Rabbi Silver visited Europe and Erez Israel as an official representative of the United States government to assist the war refugees. The [3] ff. preceding title are dedications by the Va'ad's commirree director R. Nathan Baruch followed by a calendar for Daf Yomi use.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Other:    Holocaust, Dof Yomi
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica