Remarkable Jewish women: rebels, rabbis, and other women from biblical times to the present

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Jewish Publication Society, Aug 1, 1996 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 219 pages
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Presents brief portraits of more than eighty Jewish women and introduces the historical, social, and cultural backgrounds of the periods during which they lived.

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Contents

Introduction
1
A New Look at Old Stories
5
Ancient Clues
19
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

EMILY TAITZ is an independent scholar who has authored or coauthored numerous books and essays, particularly on Jewish women and Judaism. She is the author of Judaism (Greenwood, 2005) and The Jews of Medieval France (Greenwood, 1994), among other works.

Sondra Henry is a graduate of Bennington College and Columbia University School of Law, and is prac ticing attorney in Nassau County, New York.