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  • ISBN: 9780307547125 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307547124 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (976 pages) : illustrations, maps
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Trade Pbks., 2002.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Tell -- Bee eater -- Of death and life -- Old man and his God -- Psalm of the Hoopoe bird -- Voice of Gomer -- In the gymnasium -- King of the Jews -- Yigal and his three generals -- Law -- Day in the life of a desert rider -- Volkmar -- Fires of Ma Coeur -- Saintly men of Safed -- Twilight of an empire -- Rebbe Itzik and the Sabra -- Tell.
Summary, etc.:
An archaeological excavation of Tell Makor launches a journey into the history and culture of the Jews that includes the early Hebrews, the impact of Christianity, the Spanish Inquisition, and the modern Middle East conflict.
Subject: Jews > Fiction.
Genre: Jewish fiction.
Electronic books.
Historical fiction.

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