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The Resource The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama

The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama

Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD
Title
The story of the Jews
Title remainder
finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD
Statement of responsibility
Simon Schama
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the story of the Jewish experience, tracing it across three millennia, from their beginnings as an ancient tribal people to the opening of the New World in 1492 to the modern day. A tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schama, Simon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Jews
Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by the Bodley Head, an imprint of Random House UK"--Title-page verso
  • "Tie-in to the PBS and BBC series 'The Story of the Jews'"--Jacket flap
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-465) and index
Contents
Papyrus, potsherd, parchment. In Egypt ; The words ; Delving, divining... ; Classical Jews? -- Mosaic, parchment, paper. The Menorah and the Cross ; Among the believers ; The women of Ashkenaz ; Trials ; Exile from exile
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
496 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060539184
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859186633
  • (OCoLC)ocn859186633
  • 634587
Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by the Bodley Head, an imprint of Random House UK"--Title-page verso
  • "Tie-in to the PBS and BBC series 'The Story of the Jews'"--Jacket flap
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-465) and index
Contents
Papyrus, potsherd, parchment. In Egypt ; The words ; Delving, divining... ; Classical Jews? -- Mosaic, parchment, paper. The Menorah and the Cross ; Among the believers ; The women of Ashkenaz ; Trials ; Exile from exile
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
496 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780060539184
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859186633
  • (OCoLC)ocn859186633
  • 634587

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