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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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


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Manufactured mythology, from the author of White as Snow (2000), etc.Queen Hetsa's daughter by the Sun King, Akreon, is born with no feet, so she tells the king that the child died, and ... Read full review


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