The Resource Am I a Jew? : lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself, Thedore Ross, (eaudio)

Am I a Jew? : lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself, Thedore Ross, (eaudio)

Label
Am I a Jew? : lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself
Title
Am I a Jew?
Title remainder
lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself
Statement of responsibility
Thedore Ross
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What makes someone Jewish? Theodore Ross was nine years old when he moved with his mother from New York City to the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Once there, his mother decided, for both personal and spiritual reasons, to have her family pretend not to be Jewish. He went to an Episcopal school, where he studied the New Testament, sang in the choir, and even took Communion. Later, as an adult, he wondered: Am I still Jewish? Seeking an answer, Ross traveled around the country and to Israel, visiting a wide variety of Jewish communities. From "Crypto-Jews" in New Mexico and secluded ultra-devout Orthodox towns in upstate New York to a rare Classical Reform congregation in Kansas City, Ross tries to understand himself by experiencing the diversity of Judaism. Quirky and self-aware, introspective and impassioned, Am I a Jew? is a story about the universal struggle to define a relationship (or lack thereof) with religion
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1973-
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Ross, Theodore
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not applicable
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other
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Read by the author
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hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Crypto-Jews
  • Jewish Christians
  • Jews
  • Jews
Target audience
adult
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Label
Am I a Jew? : lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself, Thedore Ross, (eaudio)
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unknown
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digital storage
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unknown
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781469085715
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11399334
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11399334
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MWT11399334
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Am I a Jew? : lost tribes, lapsed Jews and one man's search for himself, Thedore Ross, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781469085715
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11399334
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11399334
System control number
MWT11399334
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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