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Jewish Traditions

Jewish Traditions - 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0827608825

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ISBN13: 978-0827608825
ISBN10: 0827608829

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
Published: 2008
International: No

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Jewish Traditions - 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0827608825

Eisenberg

ISBN13: 978-0827608825
ISBN10: 0827608829

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
Published: 2008
International: No
Summary

The bestselling guide to understanding Jewish traditions, now in paperbackThis is a comprehensive and authoritative resource with ready answers to questions about almost all aspects of Jewish life and practice: life-cycle events, holidays, ritual and prayer, Jewish traditions and customs, and more. Ronald Eisenberg has distilled an immense amount of material from classic and contemporary sources into a single volume, which provides thousands of insights into the origins, history, and current interpretations of a wealth of Jewish traditions and customs. Divided into four sections--Synagogue and Prayers, Sabbaths and Festivals, Life-Cycle Events, and Miscellaneous (a large section that includes such diverse topics as Jewish literature, food, and plants and animals)- this is an encyclopedic reference for anyone who wants easily accessible, accurate information about all things Jewish. Isenberg writes for a wide, diversified audience, and is respectful of the range of practices and beliefs within today's American Jewish community--from Orthodox to liberal.

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