The Aleppo Codex: [a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible]

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Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill,
Pub. Date:
2012.
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1st ed.
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English
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A true-life thriller about the journey of one of the world's most precious manuscripts-the 10th century annotated Hebrew Bible known as the Aleppo Codex-from its hiding place in an ancient Syrian synagogue to the newly-founded Israel. Using his research, including documents which have been secret for 50 years and interviews with key players, AP correspondent Friedman tells a story of political upheaval, international intrigue, charged courtroom battles, obsession, and subterfuge.
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subject_facet Aleppo Codex -- History, Bible. -- Old Testament -- Manuscripts, Hebrew, Bible. -- Old Testament. -- Hebrew. -- Aleppo Codex, Downloadable audio books
title_display The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible
title_full The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible / by Matti Friedman, The Aleppo Codex : a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible [electronic resource] / Matti Friedman, The Aleppo Codex [electronic resource] : [a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient Bible] / by Matti Friedman
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