The JPS Bible Commentary: Esther - JPS Bible Commentary (Hardback)Adele Berlin (author)
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Recipient of the Prize of the Minister of Science, Culture, and Sport [of the State of Israel] for classical literature for the year 5762 .
The commentary, which accompanies the Hebrew biblical text and the JPS translation, approaches the Book of Esther from a fresh literary point of view. It includes essays entitled "When and Where Was the Book of Esther Written?," "Sex and Spies," and "Rabbinic Interpretation."
Publisher: Jewish Publication Society
Number of pages: 110
Weight: 640 g
Dimensions: 254 x 203 x 18 mm
"Berlin's literary approach to the book of Esther is a very well done, and filled with important information."-David J. Zucker, Women in Judaism -- David J. Zucker * Women in Judaism *