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The dovekeepers : a novel

Author: Alice Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Scribner hardcover edView all editions and formats
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A tale inspired by the tragic first-century massacre of hundreds of Jewish people at Masada presents the stories of a hated daughter, a baker's wife, a girl disguised as a warrior, and a medicine woman who keep doves and secrets while Roman soldiers draw near.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Love stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alice Hoffman
ISBN: 9781451617474 9781620900017 1620900017 145161747X 9781451617498 1451617496
OCLC Number: 709672966
Description: 504 pages : map ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Dove keepers
Responsibility: Alice Hoffman.

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A tale inspired by the tragic first-century massacre of hundreds of Jewish people at Masada presents the stories of a hated daughter, a baker's wife, a girl disguised as a warrior, and a medicine woman who keep doves and secrets while Roman soldiers draw near.

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