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The messiah

Author: Marek Halter; Lauren Wayne Yoder
Publisher: New Milford, CT : The Toby Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st English language edView all editions and formats
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David Reubeni is a 16th century Jewish prince from the lost kingdom of Chabor. Arriving in Venice, he begins spreading his own gospel of the return of the Jews to a homeland in Palestine. Reubeni scours the European courts for support, ultimately pleading his cause to Pope Clement VII, to whom he promises control of the holy sites of Jerusalem in return for the Pontiff's aid. Upon his arrival at each new country on  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: David Reuveni; David Reuveni
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marek Halter; Lauren Wayne Yoder
ISBN: 9781592642168 1592642160
OCLC Number: 182738183
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: 487 p. ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Messie.
Responsibility: Marek Halter ; translated by Lauren Yoder.

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David Reubeni is a 16th century Jewish prince from the lost kingdom of Chabor. Arriving in Venice, he begins spreading his own gospel of the return of the Jews to a homeland in Palestine. Reubeni scours the European courts for support, ultimately pleading his cause to Pope Clement VII, to whom he promises control of the holy sites of Jerusalem in return for the Pontiff's aid. Upon his arrival at each new country on his quest, Reubeni attracts throngs of followers, mostly comprised of Jews longing for and expecting the Messiah. Will Reubeni attain his vision and lead his people to regain their homeland?

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