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The bronze bow

Author: Elizabeth George Speare
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus. "A dramatic, deeply felt narrative whose characters and message will long be remembered.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Christian fiction
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth George Speare
ISBN: 0395137195 9780395137192 0395071135 9780395071137 0395877695 9780395877692
OCLC Number: 34329690
Awards: Newbery Medal & Honor Books, 1962
Description: 254 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Elizabeth George Speare.

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When the Romans brutally kill Daniel bar Jamin's father, the young Palestinian searches for a leader to drive them out, but comes to realize that love may be a more powerful weapon than hate. Set in Galilee in the time of Jesus, this story tells of a young Jewish rebel who is won over to the gentle teachings of Jesus. "A dramatic, deeply felt narrative whose characters and message will long be remembered.

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