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Eight Tales for Eight Nights

Stories for Chanukah
Schram, Peninnah (Book - 1990 )
Eight Tales for Eight Nights

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Eight traditional tales from around the world introduce the customs and meanings of Chanukah.
Authors: Schram, Peninnah
Title: Eight tales for eight nights
stories for Chanukah
Publisher: Northvale, N.J. : J. Aronson, c1990.
Characteristics: xv, 166 p. :,col. ill., music ;,21 cm.
Contents: How Chanukah came to be
The first night: The picture in the flame, an Eastern European tale
The second night: The secret of the Shammash, a Sephardi tale
The third night: Chanukah means hope, a Holocaust tale
The fourth night: A secret Chanukah, a Marrano tale
The fifth night: How to sell a Menorah!, an Eastern European tale
The sixth night: A stranger's gift, a Persian tale.
The seventh night: The rescued Menorah, an American tale
The eighth night: A melody in Israel, an Israeli tale.
Summary: Eight traditional tales from around the world introduce the customs and meanings of Chanukah.
Additional Contributors: Rosman, Steven M.
Waletzky, Tsirl
ISBN: 0876687494
Branch Call Number: 296.435 SCH
Statement of Responsibility: Peninnah Schram and Steven M. Rosman ; illustrations by Tsirl Waletzky
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-154).
Subject Headings: Hanukkah. Hanukkah. Jews Folklore.
Topical Term: Hanukkah.
LCCN: 90039599
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