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Next year in Jerusalem : 3,000 years of Jewish stories / retold by Howard Schwartz ; illustrated by Neil Waldman.

Schwartz, Howard, 1945- (Author). Waldman, Neil (illustrator.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville J 296.4 (Text) 78321000015747 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J NON FICTION 296.4 SCH (Text) 37743001002619 Children Nonfiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 296.4 SCH (Text) 39206017927763 J Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0670861103
  • Physical Description: 56 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Viking, 1996.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page [58]).
Formatted Contents Note:
The bird of happiness -- The mountain that moved -- The language of birds -- How the walls of the Temple were built -- The vampire demon -- The story of Serah, who lived longer than Methuselah -- The princess of light -- Challahs in the ark -- The miracle at King David's tomb -- Rabbi Nachman's chair -- Milk and honey.
Summary, etc.:
Jewish stories set in Jerusalem, adapted from the Talmud and Midrash, Hasidic sources, and oral tradition, with origins in the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Spain, Italy, and Greece.
Target Audience Note:
1030 Lexile.
Subject: Jewish legends.
Legends > Jerusalem.
Jerusalem > Juvenile literature.
Aggada > Juvenile literature.
Hasidim > Legends.
Jews > Folklore.
Jerusalem > Folklore.

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