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 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..



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..



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..



The Jewish Book Of Days

ISBN 10 : 0827610130
ISBN 13 : 9780827610132

Throughout the ages, Jews have connected legends to particular days of the Hebrew calendar. Abraham's birth, the death of Rachel, and the creation of light are all tales that are l..



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..



Travels In Arabia Deserta

ISBN 10 : 9781616405168
ISBN 13 : 1616405163

Travels in Arabia Deserta, originally published in 1888, is a two-volume set which describes English poet Charles Doughty's extensive travels through the Arabian deserts and the di..