Lieberman, Saul

Lieberman, Saul

(1898–1983) scholar; born in Motol, Poland. He studied the Talmud in Jersualem and became Professor of Talmud at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York in 1940. He published many scholarly works, most importantly a critical edition of the Tosefta (1955–73), a supplement to the Talmud.
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