A thrilling historical novel of the great Jewish philosopher Moses Maimonides. From his childhood in tolerant Cordoba during Spain’s golden age, to exile and eventual settlement in Egypt when the draconian Almohads took power, Irving Taylor charts Maimonides’ life and his extraordinary intellectual journey.
Irving Taylor is Emeritus Professor of Surgery and a clinical teacher at University College London. He is chair of the Senior Fellows Society of the Royal College of Surgeons. From Moses to Moses is his first novel.