The life of Rav Meir Shapiro By Rav Yehoshua Baumol (408 Pages)Publisher: Feldheim, 1994/2005
This year, in Madison Square Gardens and in satelite hookups across the world, the 10th Siyum Hashas will be celebrated. A sweeping celebration of gargantuan proportions--this event is a true testimonial to the steadfast devotion of the Jewish People to Torah learning. But every movement must have an initiator. Who began the Daf Yomi system, empowering Jews of all occupations, across the religious spectrum, to unite in rigorous Torah learning? Read the fascinating biography of Rav Meir Shapiro, zt"l, founder of the Daf Yomi program, the dynamic impetus who had a vision to ensure the continuity of Torah commitment. Expertly written, this fascinating book will draw you back in time, to a world that was, and a dream that is, and will be, preserved forever.
Special edition Daf Yomi Siyum haShas 2005/5765.