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The Resource America's prophet : Moses and the American story, Bruce Feiler

America's prophet : Moses and the American story, Bruce Feiler

Label
America's prophet : Moses and the American story
Title
America's prophet
Title remainder
Moses and the American story
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Feiler
Title variation
Americas prophet
Title variation remainder
Moses and the American story
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of how the story of Moses has influenced American history traces the biblical figure's role in inspiring change, from the Pilgrims' journey and the visions of the Founding Fathers to the ideologies of the civil rights movement
Summary
An exploration of how the story of Moses has influenced American history traces the biblical figure's role in inspiring change, from the Pilgrims' journey and the visions of the Founding Fathers to the ideologies of the civil rights movement
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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326850
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Feiler, Bruce S
Dewey number
  • 973
  • 973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E179
LC item number
.F33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Moses
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and sociology
  • United States
  • Moses
Target audience
adult
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Moses and the American story
Label
America's prophet : Moses and the American story, Bruce Feiler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-335) and index
Contents
Moses! Moses! -- An errand into the wilderness -- Proclaim liberty throughout the land -- A Moses for America -- Let my people go -- The war between the Moseses -- Mother of exiles -- The Ten Commandments -- I've seen the promised land -- A narrative of hope -- Giving thanks -- The books of Moses
Control code
ocn232977451
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780060574888
Other physical details
ill., ports..
System control number
(OCoLC)232977451
Label
America's prophet : Moses and the American story, Bruce Feiler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-335) and index
Contents
Moses! Moses! -- An errand into the wilderness -- Proclaim liberty throughout the land -- A Moses for America -- Let my people go -- The war between the Moseses -- Mother of exiles -- The Ten Commandments -- I've seen the promised land -- A narrative of hope -- Giving thanks -- The books of Moses
Control code
ocn232977451
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780060574888
Other physical details
ill., ports..
System control number
(OCoLC)232977451

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