|Alter B. Metzger is a professor of Jewish Studies at Stern College. He has written widely on Chassidic thought and history, and is a sought-after lecturer and teacher. He served on a team of simultaneous translator of the farbrengens of the Lubavitcher Rebbe for 18 years, and his column 'The Golden Chain' has appeared for over two-and -a-half decades in 'Di Yiddishe Heim' published by the Lubavitch Wormen's Organization. |
List Price:Charged with counter-revolutionary activity, specifically, crating an underground network to keep alive the flame of Judaism under the Bolshevik regime, the Rebbe was arrected in 1927 and subjected to harsh imprisionment and brutal interrogation.