Maggie Anton's Rashi's Daughters, Book I: Joheved: A Novel of Love and the PDF

By Maggie Anton

ISBN-10: 0452288622

ISBN-13: 9780452288621

The first novel in a dramatic trilogy set in eleventh-century France in regards to the lives and loves of 3 daughters of the good Talmud scholar

In 1068, the student Salomon ben Isaac returns domestic to Troyes, France, to take over the kinfolk winemaking enterprise and embark on a course that would indelibly effect the Jewish international, writing the 1st Talmud observation, and secretly instructing Talmud to his daughters.

Joheved, the eldest of his 3 women, unearths her brain and spirit woke up by way of biblical studies, yet, understanding the danger, she needs to retain her ardour for studying and prayer hidden. while she turns into betrothed to Meir ben Samuel, she is pressured to select from marital happiness and being actual to her love of the Talmud.

wealthy in interval aspect and drama, Joheved is a needs to learn for fanatics of Tracy Chevalier?s Girl With a Pearl Earring.

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