But most regarded Besamim Rosh as a forged document.
He gives a number of reasons:
When the Nazis occupied Vilna in 1941, they forced the Jews to select a few thousand books which they put
into crates to become part of their proposed new 'Library of the Extinct Race".
Some of the books were save after being hidden under a Catholic church in Vilna.
|On the Astrolabe, Ibn Ezra, St Petersburg|
|An example of the 'short commentary'.|