March 29, 2001
A growing number of Angelenos have either authored or sponsored Mesorah Artscroll texts.
Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein, director of Project Next Step at the Simon Wiesenthal Center, is the author of "Be'er Hagolah" -- one of the classic interpretations of the commonly misunderstood "legends" of the Talmud -- written so that a modern reader can access, enjoy and appreciate Talmudic lore.
David Rubin, principal of the investment firm Chambers, Dunhill & Rubin and president of Yavneh Hebrew Academy, has dedicated the Rubin Edition of the Prophets. The first volume, Joshua/Judges, has already been published.
Zvi Ryzman, president of American International Industries, dedicated the Ryzman Hebrew edition of the Mishnah and two volumes of the Talmud.
David Salomon, a commodities trader, has dedicated two volumes of the Talmud.
Israel Uri, founder of a successful high-tech company, dedicated an entire section of the Hebrew Talmud. Marvin Wikler, president of Gotcha sports apparel, dedicated a section of the English Talmud.