Bibliography
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The beginnings of the scientific bibliography of Jewish literature date back to the 17th century when Christian scholars published the first registers of Hebrew scriptures. In the 19th century, Moritz Steinschneider (1816–1907) founded the modern, scientifically substantiated bibliography, which was not only comprised of rabbinical literature but all fields of the Wissenschaft des Judentums. His work and that of h…

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Rachel Heuberger, Frankfurt am Main, “Bibliography”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017.. Consulted online on 21 November 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0094>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20170409



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