Hanukkah

Hanukkah

by Anne Clark, Gill Rose
     
 

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Hanukkah is a story of courage and faith m the face of incredible odds. Whether it is the story of Judah Maccabee leading the Jews to victory over the Syrians or the Jews keeping the hunukiah lighted for eight days when there was oil for only one day, they still had the strength and perseverance to follow their God. The symbols of both the seven- and the nine-

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Hanukkah is a story of courage and faith m the face of incredible odds. Whether it is the story of Judah Maccabee leading the Jews to victory over the Syrians or the Jews keeping the hunukiah lighted for eight days when there was oil for only one day, they still had the strength and perseverance to follow their God. The symbols of both the seven- and the nine- branched candle are fully explained here. The stories of the menorah are told through many personal, moving, and contemporary examples. Of course, special games, family customs, and foods are included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817281052
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Series:
World of Holidays Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.24(w) x 10.38(h) x 0.15(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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