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The source : a novel

Author: James A Michener
Publisher: New York : Dial Press Trade Pbks., 2014, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Dial Press trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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An archaeological excavation of Tell Makor launches a journey into the history and culture of the Jews that includes the early Hebrews, the impact of Christianity, the Spanish Inquisition, and the modern Middle East conflict.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Jewish fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James A Michener
ISBN: 9780375760389 0375760385
OCLC Number: 966071042
Notes: Originally published in 1965.
"Introduction by Steve Berry"--Cover.
Description: 1080 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Tell --
Bee eater --
Of death and life --
Old man and his God --
Psalm of the Hoopoe bird --
Voice of Gomer --
In the gymnasium --
King of the Jews --
Yigal and his three generals --
Law --
Day in the life of a desert rider --
Volkmar --
Fires of Ma Coeur --
Saintly men of Safed --
Twilight of an empire --
Rebbe Itzik and the Sabra --
Tell.
Responsibility: by James A. Michener.
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An archaeological excavation of Tell Makor launches a journey into the history and culture of the Jews that includes the early Hebrews, the impact of Christianity, the Spanish Inquisition, and the modern Middle East conflict.

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