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Megillat Esther

Author: J T Waldman
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Jewish Publication Society, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the ancient world of Persia, a buffoon king appoints a new advisor who escalates a personal grudge to racial genocide. Only the beautiful Queen Esther can intercede to save her people and restore peace to the empire. Containing the original biblical Hebrew along side English translations, Megillat Esther includes a flipbook feature and a detailed list of sources.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Nonfiction Graphic novels
Named Person: Esther, Queen of Persia; Esther, Queen of Persia.; Esther, Queen of Persia.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J T Waldman
ISBN: 0827607881 9780827607880
OCLC Number: 62498973
Language Note: Graphic novel in English; includes Hebrew text of Esther.
Description: 172 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Bible.
Bible.
Responsibility: JT Waldman, original translation, art, calligraphy ; Elisha Solmes, English letteres ; Michelle Pierce, cover design.
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When Esther, a Jewish woman, is made Queen of Persia she must keep her identity hidden, all the while maneuvering to save her people from annihilation.  Read more...

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"Waldman's book represents a new breed of biblical work: more than a simple illuminated manuscript, he provides a visually interpreted translation of Esther with commentary. To my knowledge, nothing Read more...

 
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