Sacred trash

296.09 HOF

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Sacred trash : the lost and found world of the Cairo Geniza

Hoffman, Adina.

New York : Nextbook : Schocken, c2011.

283 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.

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Traces the efforts of two women scholars who recovered what has become the most vital cache of Hebrew manuscripts ever discovered, in an account that explains what the findings reveal about Mediterranean Judaism.

Donated by: Sally Morgan.

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978-0-8052-4258-4 : $26.95

ISBN:

978-0-8052-4258-4

LC Call No:

BM180 .H64 2011

Dewey Class No:

296.09182/20902 22

Author:

Hoffman, Adina.

Title:

Sacred trash : the lost and found world of the Cairo Geniza / Adina Hoffman & Peter Cole.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Nextbook : Schocken, c2011.

Physical:

283 p. : ill., ports. ; 22 cm.

Series:

Jewish encounters

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-[284]).

Summary:

Traces the efforts of two women scholars who recovered what has become the most vital cache of Hebrew manuscripts ever discovered, in an account that explains what the findings reveal about Mediterranean Judaism.

Subject:

Judaism--History--Medieval and early modern period, 425-1789--Sources.

Subject:

Jews--History--70-1789--Sources.

Subject:

Cairo Genizah.

AE:PersName:

Cole, Peter.

AE:PersName:

Schechter, S. (Solomon), 1847-1915.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Jewish encounters.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

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Publisher description

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