The Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780307272348
ISBN 13 : 0307272346

Agnes and Margaret Smith were not your typical Victorian scholars or adventurers. Female, middle-aged, and without university degrees or formal language training, the twin sisters ..



Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780701173418
ISBN 13 : 0701173416

In 1892, two intrepid sisters made one of the most important religious finds of the century. Hidden amongst the scrolls in the monastery library on Mount Sinai, they spotted what l..



The Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9781400041336
ISBN 13 : 1400041333

Depicts the true story of Agnes and Margaret Smith, identical twin sisters who in 1892 found one of the earliest known copies of the Gospels, written in ancient Syriac, hidden unde..



Sisters At Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780827610200
ISBN 13 : 0827610203

In this marvelous anthology of 24 stories about women in the Bible, Rabbi Jill Hammer draws from the ancient tradition of Midrash -- creative interpretation that elaborates upon th..



Sisters Of Sinai

ISBN 10 : 9780099546542
ISBN 13 : 009954654X

Narrative non-fiction at its best: an exciting, fascinating and thought-provoking book about the discovery of an early New Testament manuscript on Mount Sinai by two audacious Vict..



A Bride For One Night

ISBN 10 : 9780827611634
ISBN 13 : 0827611633

Ruth Calderon has recently electrified the Jewish world with her teachings of talmudic texts. In this volume, her first to appear in English, she offers a fascinating window into s..



Sacred Trash

ISBN 10 : 0805242902
ISBN 13 : 9780805242904

NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST Part of the Jewish Encounter series One May day in 1896, at a dining-room table in Cambridge, England, a meeting took place between a Romanian-b..