Yeshiva of Fuerth


Chapters in The Yeshiva of Fuerth: City of Torah in South Germany and its Geonim

Volume I

  • R' Aharon Shmuel Koidenover (Maharshak)
  • R' Meir bar Asher HaLevi
  • R' Binyomin Wolf Buchecher
  • R' Shmuel ba'al "Beis Shmuel"
  • R' Yissochar Berman Frankel ba'al "Mateh Yissachar"
  • R' Eliezer Leizer Helperin-Charif
  • R' Moshe Katzenellenbogen
  • R' Boruch Kahana-Rappaport
  • R' Ya'akov Yokev Berlin ba'al "Be'er Ya'akov"
  • Addendum 1: Minhogei Tefiloh of Fuerth

Volume II

  • R' Moshe Sofer ba'al "Chasam Sofer"
  • R' Binyomin Wolf Hamburg ba'al "Shar Ha'zkeinim"
  • The Yeshiva in the time of "Shar Ha'zkeinim"
  • The Yeshiva confronting cultural agitation
  • In the Shadow of Government Closure Demands
  • Destruction of the Yeshiva
  • Struggle with Reform "rabbi" Dr. Isaac Levi
  • Struggle of "Shar Ha'zkeinim" with the Reform movement
  • Mass immigration to America
  • R' Avraham Rice - Torah Pioneer in America
  • R' Isaac Leeser - Pioneer of Judaism in America

Volume III

  • R' Dovid Strauss
  • R' Chaim Tzvi Hirsch Berlin ba'al "Atzei Arazim"
  • R' Yosef Steinhart ba'al "Zichron Yosef"
  • R' Yosef Hess-Kugelman ba'al "Ben Porat Yosef"
  • R' Tzvi Hirsch Yanov
  • R' Aryeh Lev Berlin (Maharlev)
  • R' Moshe Hachim-Hocheimer ba'al "Safah B'rurah"
  • R' Meshullam Zalman Cohen ba'al "Bigdei Kehuna"

Last updated 26 November 2010 Our thanks to Alexander Weil of xxxx