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The Dovekeepers / a novel by Alice Hoffman.

Hoffman, Alice. (Author).
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  • 98 of 107 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 107 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch FIC HOFFMAN DOV (Text) 34207001615815 Adult Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F HOF (Text) 37521530325093 AMPL Adult Fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria F HOF (Text) 37521530456989 AMPL Adult Audiobook Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews F HOF (Text) 73351000044354 Adult Fiction Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland F HOF HB (Text) 76277000030115 Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville F HOFFMAN A. (Text) 34706001296641 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F HOF (Text) 34044000759983 ADULT FICTION Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main CDBOOK FIC HOF (Text) 36803000828975 CD BOOK Available -
Boswell Grant Twp PL - Boswell FIC HOFF (Text) 38144000306383 Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil HOFFMAN (Text) 38160000564672 Second Floor, Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451617474
  • ISBN: 9781451617498 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: 504 pages : map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 504).
Summary, etc.: The lives of four sensuous, bold and remarkable women intersect in the year 70AD, in the desperate days of the siege of Masada, when supplies are dwindling and the Romans are drawing near. All are dovekeepers, and all are keepers of secrets - about who they are, where they come from, who fathered them, and whom they love. There is Yael, the assassin's daughter whose heartbreak leads to her true path in the ruins of the desert; Revka, the baker's wife who loses her dearest treasure on earth and yet finds the strength to protect her family; Aziza, the warrior's beloved who leads a secret life not even those closest to her could imagine; and Marit, beautiful witch of Moab, a woman as loyal as she is dangerous.
Subject: Women > Israel > Fiction.
Masada Site (Israel) > Siege, 72-73 > Fiction.
Identity (Psychology) > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Historical fiction.
Love stories.

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