ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Yaakov Astor is author of, Soul Searching: Seeking Scientific Foundation for the
Jewish Tradition of an Afterlife, and The Hidden Hand: Uncovering Divine Providence in Major Events of the 20th Century as well as The Hidden Hand -- The Holocaust.
A former yeshiva teacher and principal, who has also taught in various kiruv/outreach
capacities, he has written or edited more than 25 books, including Sefer Nehemiah and Trei Asar, Vol. 1, in
the ArtScroll Tanach Series. He has been a frequent contributor to Aish.com, the largest Jewish content site on the web, and has also published numerous articles over the years in The
Jewish Observer, Mishpachah Magazine, Yated Ne'eman and other publications.
He has worked with Rabbi Joseph Elias, shlita, on producing the Holocaust Curriculum for Torah
Umesorah. He is currently working with Rabbi Berel Wein producing an online Jewish History course for the Destiny Foundation.
Follow the links below for more writings by the author,
Torah Umesorah Holocaust Curriculum Guide (with Rabbi Joseph Elias)
WRITER (based on the tapes and lectures of
Rabbi Ezriel Tauber)