Download 300 Ways to Ask the Four Questions: From Zulu to Abkhaz: An Extraordinary Survey of the World’s Languages Through the Prism of the Haggadah [With CD a

300 Ways to Ask the Four Questions: From Zulu to Abkhaz: An Extraordinary Survey of the World’s Languages Through the Prism of the Haggadah [With CD a
The result of a quest by two friends passionate about Judaism, Passover and languages, this book shows translations of the Seder’s Four Questions into hundreds of languages spanning the globe: Jews from Uganda to Uzbekistan, aboriginals in Australia, Eskimo Bishops, Maori from New Zealand, experts of important ancient languages and sign languages. In the Foreword, Theodore The result of a quest by two friends passionate about Judaism,...

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Macquarie Dictionary
Since it was first published in 1981, “The Macquarie Dictionary” has become firmly established as the voice of Australian English. Many smaller and specialized dictionaries, as well as thesauruses and other reference works have contributed to Macquarie’s reputation as Australia’s leading language reference publisher. The flagship of the range of publications produced by Ma Since it was first published in 1981,...

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A Fine Balance
With a compassionate realism and narrative sweep that recall the work of Charles Dickens, this magnificent novel captures all the cruelty and corruption, dignity and heroism, of India. The time is 1975. The place is an unnamed city by the sea. The government has just declared a State of Emergency, in whose upheavals four strangers–a spirited widow, a young student uproote With a compassionate realism and narrative sweep that recall the...

Download Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza

Sacred Trash: The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza
One May day in 1896, at a dining-room table in Cambridge, England, a meeting took place between a Romanian-born maverick Jewish intellectual and twin learned Presbyterian Scotswomen, who had assembled to inspect several pieces of rag paper and parchment. It was the unlikely start to what would prove a remarkable, continent-hopping, century-crossing saga, and one that in ma One May day in 1896, at a dining-room table in Cambridge, England, a...

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In Honor
Honor receives her brother’s last letter from Iraq three days after learning that he died, and opens it the day his fellow Marines lay the flag over his casket. Its contents are a complete shock: concert tickets to see Kyra Kelly, her favorite pop star and Finn’s celebrity crush. In his letter, he jokingly charged Honor with the task of telling Kyra Kelly that he was in lo Honor receives her brother’s last letter from Iraq three days...