Harry Freedman Books

Indisputably glorious: The Scotsman      There is so much to ponder here and so little space to do it in. Which honestly renders Freedman's bold attempt to do so an act bordering on the heroic: Spectator      Freedman's style of presentations is never tedious: Times Literary Supplement       Freedman writes with evocative brio: Wall Street Journal      Masterful and engaging introduction to the history of the Talmud: Publishers Weekly      A pithy, well-informed study: Catholic Herald      Impressive research: Kirkus      Freedman navigates the story with great skill: Sunday Telegraph       An abundance of welcome historical information and anecdotes: Moment Magazine      A complex and important story told in clear, non-academic language: Historical Novels ReviewScholarly and entertaining: Spectator      Tremendous Fun: Catholic Herald

Reviews

 

Kabbbalah: Secrecy, Scandal and the Soul


Sunday Telegraph 15 February 2019


The Scotsman 2 February 2019


Spectator 24 January 2019



The Murderous History of Bible Translations


Weekly Standard 23January 2017


Spectrum Culture 18 Jan 2017


The Jewish News 23 November 2016


Bookfilter 8 November 2016


Historical Novels Review 1 November 2016


Publishers Weekly 15 September 2016


Kirkus 15 September 2016


Booklist 1 July 2016


Tablet 29 June 2016


Catholic Herald 20 May 2016


The Spectator 14 May 2016


Radio 4 'Sunday' 8th May 2016


Scotsman 1st May 2016


BBC World Service 1st May 2016



The Talmud: A Biography

 

Jewish Chronicle 2 Feb 2014

Catholic Herald 23 May 2014

Church Times 22 Aug 2014

Kirkus 1 Sep 2014

Jewish Weekly 4 Sep 2014

Publisher's Weekly 9 Sep 2014

Tablet Magazine 7 Oct 2014

Moment Magazine 1 Nov 2014

Wall Street Journal 3 Nov 2014

Jewish Book Council 26 Jan 2015

Times Literary Supplement 18 Feb 2015

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