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The Jewish Book of Why

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The Jewish Book of Why has sold more than three million copies to date and has been translated into several languages. In this bestseller turned Miniature Edition™, scholar Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch explains the significance and origin of nearly every symbol and practice known to Jewish culture. It's an essential guide for both Jews and non-Jews alike, and will answer a wide spectrum of questions on every aspect of Jewish custom, tradition, and life.

About the Author

Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch is a graduate of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He is the author of numerous books including The Second Jewish Book of Why, The Jewish Book of Why: The Torah, Handbook for the Jewish Home, The New Name Dictionary, and The Jewish Child's First Book of Why.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780762441235
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Subject:
Judaism - General
Author:
Kolatch, Alfred J.
Subject:
Judaism-Rituals and Practice
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20110931
Binding:
NOVELTY
Language:
English
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
3 x 2.5 in

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