By Vicki Belovski, May 21, 2009
Nehama Leibowitz, Teacher and Bible Scholar
Urim Publications, $39.95
This biography looks at the life and methodology of Nehama Leibowitz, certainly one of the most influential Tanach (Bible) teachers of modern Israel. Born in Latvia, she was educated in Germany after her family moved to Berlin in her teens, gaining a doctorate before marrying and moving to Palestine in 1930.