Scattered Among the Peoples: The Jewish Diaspora in Twelve Portraits

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Overlook Duckworth, 2003 - Jewish diaspora - 474 pages
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Historian Levine presents a vivid and distinctly human perspective on how the Jewish people survived 800 years of persecution. This is an impressive and immensely readable book, one that is an important contribution to the literature of Jewish history.

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User Review  - iftyzaidi - LibraryThing

I was really pulled in to this book. It is a standalone fantasy book set in a land called the Akhemony, which recalls ancient Persia or Egypt. The story is told from the viewpoint of Cemira, born to ... Read full review

SCATTERED AMONG THE PEOPLES: The Jewish Diaspora in Twelve Portraits

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A fluent recounting of eight centuries in the life of a people "blessed with a special burden."Those centuries, writes Canadian historian Levine, were largely marked by bad news, by episodes of exile ... Read full review


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