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The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon

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4 out of 5
Based on 1,544 Ratings and 254 Reviews

Book Description
Richard Zimler's The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon is not a particularly religious novel, but it uses religion to great dramatic effect. Although its story takes place during the 16th- century slaughter of Jews in Portugal, and its main characters are Jewish mystics, Zimler is less interested in describing their spiritual lives than in plotting a fantastic murder mystery. The book purports to be a mode... More
Book Information
PublisherOverlook TP
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages318
Publication Date03/15/2000
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About Richard Zimler (Author) : Richard Zimler is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Richard Zimler is The Last Kabbalist of Lisbon.
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