The Philosophy of Chabad Vol. 2: Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi

Few luminaries in Jewish history, particularly in modern times, have made such a lasting and profound contribution to our spiritual heritage as Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi (1745-1812). His works embrace the entire spectrum of Jewish thought – mysticism, philosophy, psychology, ethics and law – and represent an expression of unparalled creative genius.This richly detailed biography traces Rabbi Schneur Zalman’s life from his childhood and formative years to his trials and triumph as a leader who revolutionized Jewish life.