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A friend of mine is a friend of the Eliyashiv family. He spoke to Rabbi Binyamin Eliyashiv, who said that only two portraits hung in the apartment -- one of the Rav's grandfather, the Lashem, zt'l, and the other of his father-in-law, Rabbi Aryeh Levin, zt'l. My contact did not show the video to Rabbi Binyamin, but he did show it to rabbaim at Teferes ...


According to Wikipedia he is buried in a cave on Har Hazeisim בספרות התקופה מתוארת הלווייתו וקבורתו במערה בהר הזיתים.‏ בספרו תולדות חכמי ירושלים מתאר אריה לייב פרומקין מערה זו, הכוללת כוכים רבים ועליהם כתובות עם שמות העולים הקבורים שם.‏


The only book I know on the subject (and which we used to use in the classroom) is http://www.amazon.com/Akiba-story-Rabbi-his-times/dp/B0007I4HMW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1438693257&sr=8-1&keywords=Akiva%2C+The+Story+of+Rabbi+Akiva+and+his+Times though we also used http://www.amazon.com/As-Driven-Leaf-Milton-Steinberg/dp/0874419506 which deals ...


A simple google search yielded: This This and this book This in Hebrew and this in Hebrew

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