Like its popular predecessor Five Great Lives depicts the character and achievements of five towering Torah personalities, Rabbi Shimon Finkelman, the best-selling, perceptive biographer of Torah greats, continues to enlighten and inspire in this new book. .
You will be moved by the kindness and strength of Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld, legendary Rav of Jerusalem; the vision and determination of Rabbi Meir Shapiro , originator of the Daf Yomi ; the genius and humility of Rabbi Chaim Ozer Grodzensky, Rav of Vilna and leader of his generation; the impact and faith of Rabbi Elchonon Wasserman prime disciple of the Chofetz Chaim; and the concern and ahavas Yisrael of the Chazon Ish, . the self-effacing gaon, who guided the yeshivah world in Israel, before and after the founding of the State. . Filled with scores of heartwarming anecdotes, Five Great Leaders provides enjoyable reading.