A Short Reader in Judaism
Lavinia Cohn-Sherbok, Dan Cohn-Sherbok
Oneworld Publications, 1996 - Religion - 191 pages
This volume draws together a collection of original source material. These texts provide an introduction to both the literary history and the development of the Jewish faith, charting the main events, movements and thoughts from the time of Abraham and the ancient Middle East to the present day.
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