skip to content
The bread of angels : a journey to love and faith Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The bread of angels : a journey to love and faith

Author: Stephanie Saldana
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A romantic memoir of a young woman's year in Damascus. In 2004, 27-year-old Stephanie Saldaña traveled to Syria on a Fulbright fellowship to study the role of the prophet Jesus in Islam. She was also fleeing a broken heart. It was not an ideal time to be an American in the Middle East--the United States had recently invaded Iraq, refugees were flooding into Damascus, and dark rumors swirled that Syria might be next  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Stephanie Saldana
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Saldana
ISBN: 9780385522007 0385522002
OCLC Number: 320131247
Description: 309 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The fallen world --
Incarnation --
Crucifixion --
Resurrection.
Responsibility: Stephanie Saldaña.
More information:

Abstract:

A romantic memoir of a young woman's year in Damascus. In 2004, 27-year-old Stephanie Saldaña traveled to Syria on a Fulbright fellowship to study the role of the prophet Jesus in Islam. She was also fleeing a broken heart. It was not an ideal time to be an American in the Middle East--the United States had recently invaded Iraq, refugees were flooding into Damascus, and dark rumors swirled that Syria might be next to come under American attack. Miserable and lonely, Stephanie left Damascus to visit an ancient Christian monastery carved into the desert cliffs. In that beautiful, austere setting, she confronted her wavering faith and met Frédéric, a young French novice monk. As they set out to explore the mysteries entwining Christianity and Islam, Stephanie slowly realized that she had found God again--and that she was in love with Frédéric. But would Frédéric choose God or Stephanie?--From publisher description.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/320131247> # The bread of angels : a journey to love and faith
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "320131247" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/86261814> ; # Stephanie Saldana
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Topic/young_women_syria_damascus> ; # Young women--Syria--Damascus
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94007374> ; # Spiritual biography
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807488> ; # Americans
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> ; # Manners and customs
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Organization/mar_musa_al_habashi_syria> ; # Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Topic/americans_syria_damascus> ; # Americans--Syria--Damascus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353343> ; # Interfaith relations
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/312773740> ; # Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207112> ; # Syria--Damascus
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> ; # Islam
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130067> ; # Spiritual biography
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85025266> ; # Christianity and other religions--Islam
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Place/damascus_syria> ; # Damascus (Syria)
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/858936> ; # Christian biography
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85068406> ; # Islam--Relations--Christianity
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183301> ; # Young women
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Topic/christian_biography_syria_damascus> ; # Christian biography--Syria--Damascus
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/956.914/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/859599> ; # Christianity
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> ; # Travel
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Person/saldana_stephanie> ; # Stephanie Saldana
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/86261814> ; # Stephanie Saldana
   schema:datePublished "2010" ;
   schema:description "A romantic memoir of a young woman's year in Damascus. In 2004, 27-year-old Stephanie Saldaña traveled to Syria on a Fulbright fellowship to study the role of the prophet Jesus in Islam. She was also fleeing a broken heart. It was not an ideal time to be an American in the Middle East--the United States had recently invaded Iraq, refugees were flooding into Damascus, and dark rumors swirled that Syria might be next to come under American attack. Miserable and lonely, Stephanie left Damascus to visit an ancient Christian monastery carved into the desert cliffs. In that beautiful, austere setting, she confronted her wavering faith and met Frédéric, a young French novice monk. As they set out to explore the mysteries entwining Christianity and Islam, Stephanie slowly realized that she had found God again--and that she was in love with Frédéric. But would Frédéric choose God or Stephanie?--From publisher description."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/656965564> ;
   schema:genre "Autobiographies"@en ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The bread of angels : a journey to love and faith"@en ;
   schema:productID "320131247" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/320131247#PublicationEvent/new_york_doubleday_2010> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Agent/doubleday> ; # Doubleday
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1013/2009016852-s.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385522007> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/320131247> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Organization/mar_musa_al_habashi_syria> # Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Person/saldana_stephanie> # Stephanie Saldana
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Saldana" ;
   schema:givenName "Stephanie" ;
   schema:name "Stephanie Saldana" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/656965564#Place/damascus_syria> # Damascus (Syria)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Damascus (Syria)" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85025266> # Christianity and other religions--Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Christianity and other religions--Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85068406> # Islam--Relations--Christianity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam--Relations--Christianity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94007374> # Spiritual biography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spiritual biography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007815> # Manners and customs
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Manners and customs"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1130067> # Spiritual biography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spiritual biography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155558> # Travel
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Travel"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1183301> # Young women
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Young women"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207112> # Syria--Damascus
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Syria--Damascus" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353343> # Interfaith relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Interfaith relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807488> # Americans
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Americans"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/858936> # Christian biography
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Christian biography"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/859599> # Christianity
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Christianity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> # Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/312773740> # Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Mar Musa al-Habashi (Syria)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/86261814> # Stephanie Saldana
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Saldana" ;
   schema:givenName "Stephanie" ;
   schema:name "Stephanie Saldana" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780385522007>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0385522002" ;
   schema:isbn "9780385522007" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.