Moshe Rosman, a professor in the Department of Jewish History at Bar Ilan University, is the author of
How Jewish is Jewish History?
and, most recently, a new edition of
Founder of Hasidism: A Quest for the Historical Ba'al Shem Tov.
Jewish Self-Government in Europe Was Not Just a Dream—It Was a Failure
The Council of Four Lands was the central body of Jewish autonomy in Poland for nearly two centuries. What went wrong?
· December 16, 2013