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The Resource The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible, by Matti Friedman

The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible, by Matti Friedman

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The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible
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The Aleppo Codex
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a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible
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by Matti Friedman
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eng
Summary
This true-life detective story unveils the journey of a sacred text--the tenth-century annotated bible known as the Aleppo Codex--from its hiding place in a Syrian synagogue to the newly founded state of Israel
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Title
The Aleppo Codex
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Summary
Describes the history of the tenth-century annotated bible known as the Aleppo Codex, from its hiding place in a Syrian synagogue to the newly founded state of Israel
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Award
  • Canadian Jewish Book Award, 2013.
  • Sophie Brody Medal, 2013.
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
221.4/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BS715.5.A43
LC item number
F75 2012
Literary form
non fiction
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adult
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a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible
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a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible
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Matti Friedman
The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible, by Matti Friedman
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Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Flushing Meadow -- Aleppo -- The fire -- The swift scribe of Tiberias -- The treasure in the synagogue -- The Jerusalem Circle -- The Sack of Jerusalem -- The jump -- The President -- The merchant's mission -- Maimonides -- Alexandretta -- The brown suitcase -- The trial -- A religious man -- Our last drop of blood -- The Book -- The keepers of the crown -- The officer and the scroll -- Exodus -- Aspergillus -- Brooklyn -- The fog grows -- The agent's investigation -- The collector -- The magicians -- A deal at the Hilton -- Room 915 -- Money -- The missing pieces -- Silo -- The Institute -- Bahiyeh
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ocn753634652
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 298 p.
Isbn
9781616200404
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012002327
Other physical details
ill.

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