Authors Posts by David J. Landes and Yitz Landes

David J. Landes and Yitz Landes

David J. Landes passed away in September 2019. He was a private investor and independent academic based in New York City and Teaneck, New Jersey. Yitz Landes is Assistant Professor of Rabbinic Literatures and Cultures at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America.

The Yom Kippur War and Yeshivat Har Etzion: Letters from a Talmid

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, published here are excerpts from letters of an American student studying in Israel in 1973. These letters, written during and immediately after the war, shed light on Yeshivat Har Etzion in its formative years and the lasting impact of the Yom Kippur War.