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The travels of Benjamin of Tudela : through three continents in the twelfth century

Shulevitz, Uri, 1935-

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2005.

[48] p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.

A fictionalized account of the travels of Benjamin, a Jewish man from Tudela, Spain, who, in 1159, set out on a fourteen-year-long journey that took him to Italy, Greece, Palestine, Persia, China, Egypt, and Sicily.

Reading Level: 3.6

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ISBN:

0374377545

LC Call No:

PZ7.S5574 Tr 2005

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

Shulevitz, Uri, 1935-

Title:

The travels of Benjamin of Tudela : through three continents in the twelfth century / Uri Shulevitz.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2005.

Physical:

[48] p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Summary:

A fictionalized account of the travels of Benjamin, a Jewish man from Tudela, Spain, who, in 1159, set out on a fourteen-year-long journey that took him to Italy, Greece, Palestine, Persia, China, Egypt, and Sicily.

Subject:

Benjamin,--of Tudela,--12th cent.--Fiction.

Subject:

Jews--History--Fiction.

Subject:

Middle Ages--Fiction.

Subject:

Travelers--Fiction.

Subject:

Voyages and travels--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

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    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Farrar Straus Giroux,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  2005.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  [48] p. :
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    $c Dimensions  29 cm.
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