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The story of the Jews : finding the words. 1000 BCE-1492 CE

Author: Simon Schama
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is a story like no other: an epic of endurance against destruction, of creativity in oppression, joy amidst grief, the affirmation of life against the steepest of odds.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Schama
ISBN: 9780099546689 009954668X
OCLC Number: 883459599
Notes: Originally published: London: The Bodley Head, 2013.
Awards: Long-listed for Samuel Johnson Prize 2013 (UK)
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Simon Schama.

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"Schama at his best, a labour of love, as full of memorable incident as a Bellow novel and wittier than a Woody Allen movie" * The Times * "Schama has written a proud and personal story of his Read more...

 
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