The Guide for the Perplexed
By Leon Roth
Routledge – 2008 – 152 pages
Originally published in 1948.
Moses Maimonides was one of the most powerful philosophers of the Middle Ages. The philosophical basis which he elaborated for Judaism had a profound influence on mediaeval Christian thinkers. This volume describes the full background of Maimonides’s thinking in its twelfth-century historical and religious context.
1. The Man and his Work 2. The Guide 3. Maimonides’ Place in History