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The family treasury of Jewish holidays / by Malka Drucker ; illustrated by Nancy Patz.

Author/Creator:
Drucker, Malka.
Other Title:
Jewish holidays.
Publication:
Boston : Little, Brown, ©1994.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 180 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Subjects:
Fasts and feasts -- Judaism -- Juvenile literature.
Judaism -- Customs and practices -- Juvenile literature.
Fasts and feasts -- Judaism.
Judaism -- Customs and practices.
Judaism -- Customs and practices.
Religious holidays.
Childrens subjects:
Fasts and feasts -- Judaism.
Judaism -- Customs and practices.
Form/Genre:
Literature.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Literature.
Summary:
Recounts the history and rituals of ten Jewish holidays, including appropriate games, recipes, and songs.
Contents:
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur : sweet beginnings
Sukkot : the great day
Simhat Torah : rejoicing in the Torah
Hanukkah : eight nights, eight lights
Tu B'Sh'vat : the trees' birthday
Purim : masks, melodrama, and merriment
Pesah : a season of freedom
Shavuot : the giving of the Torah
Yom HaShoah : Holocaust remembrance day
Yom Ha'atzmaut : Israeli independence day
Shabbat : a peaceful island.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (page 177) and index.
Local notes:
Presented to the Penn Libraries by the Board of Governors of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth.
Penn Provenance:
Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (donor)
Contributor:
Patz, Nancy, illustrator.
Library of Adas Kodesch Shel Emeth (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0316193437
9780316193436
0316193135
9780316193139
OCLC:
28376349
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