The Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780307272348
ISBN 13 : 0307272346

Agnes and Margaret Smith were not your typical Victorian scholars or adventurers. Female, middle-aged, and without university degrees or formal language training, the twin sisters ..



Sisters At Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780827610200
ISBN 13 : 0827610203

In this marvelous anthology of 24 stories about women in the Bible, Rabbi Jill Hammer draws from the ancient tradition of Midrash -- creative interpretation that elaborates upon th..



Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780099546542
ISBN 13 : 009954654X

Narrative non-fiction at its best: an exciting, fascinating and thought-provoking book about the discovery of an early New Testament manuscript on Mount Sinai by two audacious Vict..



A Guide For The Perplexed A Novel

ISBN 10 : 9780393064896
ISBN 13 : 0393064891

While consulting at an Egyptian library, software prodigy Josie Ashkenazi is kidnapped and her talent for preserving memories becomes her only means of escape as the power of her i..



A Bride For One Night

ISBN 10 : 9780827611634
ISBN 13 : 0827611633

Ruth Calderon has recently electrified the Jewish world with her teachings of talmudic texts. In this volume, her first to appear in English, she offers a fascinating window into s..



Sacred Trash

ISBN 10 : 9780805242584
ISBN 13 : 0805242589

Traces the efforts of two women scholars who recovered what has become the most vital cache of Hebrew manuscripts ever discovered, in an account that explains what the findings rev..



Holy Image Hallowed Ground

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015066756324
ISBN 13 :

Isolated in the remote Egyptian desert, at the base of Mount Sinai, sits the oldest continuously inhabited monastery in the Christian world. The Holy Monastery of Saint Catherine a..