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Fire in the Forest: The Life and Legacy of the Ba'al Shem Tov - Fire in the Forest: The Life and Legacy of the Ba'al Shem Tov - 0

Rabbi Israel ben Eliezer (1698-1760), known as the Ba'al Shem Tov ("Master of the Good Name"), is one of the most beloved and celebrated, yet elusive, figures in Jewish history. Today, Jews worldwide - and even non-Jews - revere him as the founder of the Hasidic movement, a 18th-...