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Levi Ben Gershom

(1288—1344)


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(1288–1344), Provençal Bible commentator, philosopher, talmudist, mathematician, and astronomer; known as Gersonides or by his initials as Ralbag. Levi attempted to solve contradictions between Ptolemy’s system and his own astronomical ...

Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies — Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


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