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The Saint of Beersheba

Author: Alex Weingrod
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1990.
Series: SUNY series in Israeli studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jones traces the St. Nicholas legend from its origins in 4th c. Asia Minor through the Middle Ages to its form in 19th c. New York. A reprint of the 1978 original. Investigates the yearly pilgrimage and celebration at the grave of Rabbi Chayam Chouri (1885-1957), a Tunisian Jewish leader who emigrated to Israel in 1955. Weingrod (anthropology, Ben Gurion University, Beersheba, Israel) pursues historical and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Weingrod, Alex.
Saint of Beersheba.
Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1990
(DLC) 89004047
(OCoLC)19126837
Named Person: Chayim Chouri; Chayim Chouri
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Weingrod
ISBN: 0585075956 9780585075952 9780791401385 0791401383 9781438423593 1438423594 0791401391 9780791401392
OCLC Number: 42636720
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 148 pages) : illustrations.
Series Title: SUNY series in Israeli studies.
Responsibility: by Alex Weingrod ; [photography by Daniel Weingrod].

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Jones traces the St. Nicholas legend from its origins in 4th c. Asia Minor through the Middle Ages to its form in 19th c. New York. A reprint of the 1978 original. Investigates the yearly pilgrimage and celebration at the grave of Rabbi Chayam Chouri (1885-1957), a Tunisian Jewish leader who emigrated to Israel in 1955. Weingrod (anthropology, Ben Gurion University, Beersheba, Israel) pursues historical and anthropological questions of sainthood and devotion in modern Israel. Includes photographs. Paper edition (unseen), $10.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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