Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Set against the backdrop of Jerusalem's ancient rituals, Sotah is a contemporary story of sacred and profane love, and a young woman's struggle to reconcile tradition with freedom. Ninety three weeks on the best-seller list."Sotah introduces a family with three daughters approaching the age of marriage: Devorah, Dina and Chaya Leah. In the strict orthodoxy of their world, a "Sotah is a wife suspected of infidelity who can be tried by ordeal to prove she is guiltless. Which sister could be capable of such a thought, let alone the act? Into the pious world of strict chaperoning and modest clothing, where a married woman's hair must never be seen by a man other than her husband--insinuates this serpent suggestion of evil. Ragen's powerful tale of three sisters spins endless questions: Which one? Could she? Did she? What changes could come into this orderly world because of unthinking actions?. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: Raised under the strict laws of a Jerusalem haredi sect, Dina Reich enters an arranged marriage but is tempted by another man, a transgression that brands her an adulteress and results in her exile to America. Reissue. PW.
L'autore: Naomi Ragen is the author of four international best-sellers: Jephte's Daughter, Sotah, The Sacrifice of Tamar, and The Ghost of Hannah Mendes. Born in New York, she attended Brooklyn College and received an MA in English from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. For the last thirty years, she has made her home in Jerusalem. The translation of her books into Hebrew in 1995 has made her one of Israel's best-loved authors. An outspoken advocate for gender equality and human rights, she is a columnist for The Jerusalem Post. Ragen's first play, Women's Quorum, was commissioned by Habima, Israel's National Theater.
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Descrizione libro Harpercollins (Mm) 1993-12-01, 1993. Mass Market Paperback. Condizione libro: Good. 0061007072 Ships promptly from Texas. Codice libro della libreria GSM8843NLCG09042013H4603B
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Descrizione libro Harpercollins (Mm). Mass Market Paperback. Condizione libro: GOOD. Gently used may contain ex-library markings, possibly has some minor highlighting, textual notations, and or underlining. Text is still easily readable. Codice libro della libreria 2638578959
Descrizione libro Harpercollins (Mm). Mass Market Paperback. Condizione libro: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Codice libro della libreria 2701176586
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Descrizione libro Harpercollins (Mm), 1993. Mass Market Paperback. Condizione libro: Very Good. Mass Market Paperback - VG - Book is clean and tight with light wear - 485 pages. Codice libro della libreria 260272
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Descrizione libro Harpercollins (Mm), 1993. Mass Market Paperback. Condizione libro: Used: Very Good. Codice libro della libreria SONG0061007072
Descrizione libro Harpercollins, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1993. Very Good. Condizione libro: Very Good. Very good condition. Binding is very good. Codice libro della libreria 130726-A10
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