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The Resource Judah's wife : a novel of the Maccabees, Angela Hunt

Judah's wife : a novel of the Maccabees, Angela Hunt

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Judah's wife : a novel of the Maccabees
Title
Judah's wife
Title remainder
a novel of the Maccabees
Statement of responsibility
Angela Hunt
Title variation
Judahs wife
Title variation remainder
a novel of the Maccabees
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Seeking peace and safety after a hard childhood, Leah marries Judah, a strong and gentle man, and for the first time in her life Leah believes she can rest easily. But the land is ruled by Antiochus IV, descended from one of Alexander the Great's generals, and when he issues a decree that all Jews are to conform to Syrian laws upon pain of death, devout Jews risk everything to follow the law of Moses. The miraculous story of the courageous Maccabees is told through the eyes of Judah's wife, who learns that love requires courage . . . and sacrifice." -- Amazon.com
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Summary
The miraculous story of the Maccabees told through the eyes of a woman who learns that love requires both courage and sacrifice. Seeking safety after a hard childhood, Leah marries a strong and gentle man of the nation of Judah. But when the ruler of the land issues a life-altering decree, her newfound peace--and the entire Jewish heritage--is put in jeopardy
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10617510
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
  • Thorndike Press Large Print Christian Historical Fiction
  • The silent years
Series volume
[2]
Target audience
adult
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a novel of the Maccabees
Label
Judah's wife : a novel of the Maccabees, Angela Hunt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from Goodreads.com
  • Includes author's note and discussion questions
Bibliography note
Included bibliographic references (pages 379-380)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21261721
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780764219337
Lccn
2017036156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(DLC)BK0020821776
Label
Judah's wife : a novel of the Maccabees, Angela Hunt
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Series numeration from Goodreads.com
  • Includes author's note and discussion questions
Bibliography note
Included bibliographic references (pages 379-380)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21261721
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780764219337
Lccn
2017036156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(DLC)BK0020821776

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