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The Aleppo Codex: In Pursuit of One of the World's Most Coveted, Sacred, and Mysterious Books

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In an age when physical books matter less and less, here is a thrilling story about a book that meant everything. This true-life detective story unveils the journey of a sacred text - the tenth-century annotated bible known as the Aleppo Codex - from its hiding place in a Syrian synagogue to the newly founded state of Israel. Based on Matti Friedman's independent research, documents kept secret for fifty years, and personal interviews with key players, the book proposes a new theory of what happened when the codex left ...

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1616202785

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9781616202781

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The Aleppo Codex: In Pursuit of One of the World's Most Coveted, Sacred, and Mysterious Books
2013, Algonquin Books

ISBN-13: 9781616202781

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