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The Resource The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama

The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama

Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD
Title
The story of the Jews
Title remainder
finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD
Statement of responsibility
Simon Schama
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the story of the Jewish experience, tracing it across three millennia, from their beginnings as an ancient tribal people to the opening of the New World in 1492 to the modern day. A tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Story of the Jews (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schama, Simon
Dewey number
909/.04924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS118
LC item number
.S316 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Jews
Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by the Bodley Head, an imprint of Random House UK"--Title-page verso
  • "Tie-in to the PBS and BBC series 'The Story of the Jews'"--Jacket flap
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Papyrus, potsherd, parchment. In Egypt ; The words ; Delving, divining... ; Classical Jews? -- Mosaic, parchment, paper. The Menorah and the Cross ; Among the believers ; The women of Ashkenaz ; Trials ; Exile from exile
Control code
1538716
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
496 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060539184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1538716
  • (OCoLC)859186633
Label
The story of the Jews : finding the words, 1000 BC-1492 AD, Simon Schama
Publication
Note
  • "Originally published in Great Britain in 2013 by the Bodley Head, an imprint of Random House UK"--Title-page verso
  • "Tie-in to the PBS and BBC series 'The Story of the Jews'"--Jacket flap
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 431-465) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Papyrus, potsherd, parchment. In Egypt ; The words ; Delving, divining... ; Classical Jews? -- Mosaic, parchment, paper. The Menorah and the Cross ; Among the believers ; The women of Ashkenaz ; Trials ; Exile from exile
Control code
1538716
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
496 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060539184
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1538716
  • (OCoLC)859186633

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