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Adventures in the Galilee Yehoash Biber. Translated from the Hebrew by Josephine Bacon. Illustrated by Assaf Berg.

Author/Creator:
Biber, Yehoash, 1937-
Edition:
[1st English ed.]
Publication:
Philadelphia, The Jewish Publication Society of America, 5733 1973.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, [1], 149, [1] pages illustrations 22 cm.
Subjects:
Galilee (Israel) -- Juvenile fiction.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Summary:
Ten stories of life in the Galilee area of Palestine before 1948, when Arab, Druse, and Jewish farmers and bedouins lived together in peace and goodwill.
Contents:
Sheep rustlers
The camel riders
A good shot
The Red Djinn
Prickly pears
Roast chicken for dessert
The girl, the donkey, and the dog
A guest for the festival
The druse mother
Scout plane over the wadi.
Notes:
"The translation of this book into English was made possible through a grant from the Adolf Amram fund."
"Stories collected from Two Camps, Sifriat Poalim, 1964; Red Roofs, Massada, 1965; and Scout Plane over the Wadi, Massada, 1968."
"Designed by Adrianne Onderdonk Dudden."
Endpapers have "Some Hebrew and Arabic words in this book".
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penb Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Presented to the Penn Libraries by the Board of Governors of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (donor) (Libra copy)
Penn Chronology:
5733
1973
Contributor:
Berg, Asaf.
Dudden, Adrianne Onderdonk.
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
Library of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
082760002X
OCLC:
636389
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