While scholars and others referred to in the books are impressive, I ask the question, Where are the mediaevalists traditionally studied, such as Rashi of 11th Century France or his brilliant grandson Rashbam, or Nachmanides
of 13th Century Spain?
explains that since early man was more perfect biologically, people lived much longer.
refers to the mingling of the raven with the zarzir as "dwelt with him" ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]).
On the other hand, see also BT, Makot, 7a; Nachmanides
, Deuteronomy 16:18.
Therefore, scholars such as David Luria and Nachmanides
are not included.
Based on Rabbeinu Chananel, Nachmanides
(Numbers 20:1) argues that the great sin of Moses and Aaron here was their saying "Listen, you rebels, shall we get water for you out of this rock?
There are two versions of the disputation, one in Latin, the other one in Hebrew, probably written by Nachmanides
He also utilizes insights from medieval Jewish commentators like Rashi and Nachmanides
Along with the Book of Formation, the manuscript offers a commentary by the thirteenth-century Spanish rabbi, Nachmanides
Others, like Nachmanides
,  claim that the commandment is focused rather on the (individual) person: to inculcate humane, compassionate behavior.
Citing Talmudic sources that interpret the concept of "holiness" as involving separation from improper activities, Nachmanides
observes that the Torah lists a number of activities to be avoided.
If Abraham was returning to Beersheba only for a brief time, as Nachmanides
(the Ramban) and others insist, then we would have expected the text to say [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (va-yagawr avraham, and Abraham sojourned).