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    • Sacred Treasure - The Cairo Genizah

    • The Amazing Discoveries of Forgotten Jewish History in an Egyptian Synagogue Attic
    • By: Rabbi Mark Glickman
    • Narrated by: Rabbi Mark Glickman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Indiana Jones meets The Da Vinci Code in an old Egyptian synagogue - the amazing story of one of the most important discoveries in modern religious scholarship. In 1897, Rabbi Solomon Schechter of Cambridge University stepped into the attic of the Ben Ezra Synagogue in Cairo, Egypt, and there found the largest treasure trove of medieval and early manuscripts ever discovered.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I thought it would be, but worth it

    • By Lisa on 03-14-12

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Stolen Words

    • The Nazi Plunder of Jewish Books
    • By: Rabbi Mark Glickman
    • Narrated by: Mark Glickman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
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      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Stolen Words is an epic story about the largest collection of Jewish books in the world - tens of millions of books that the Nazis looted from European Jewish families and institutions. Nazi soldiers and civilians emptied Jewish communal libraries, confiscated volumes from government collections, and stole from Jewish individuals, schools, and synagogues. Early in their regime, the Nazis burned some books in spectacular bonfires, but most they saved, stashing the literary loot in castles.

    Regular price: $19.95