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The last kabbalist of Lisbon

Zimler, Richard

Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1998.

318p.

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After the Lisbon massacre of 1506, Berekiah Zarco, Lisbon's last kabbalist, sets out to solve the mystery of the murder of his uncle, his spiritual master, and to understand the meaning of his distinguished uncle's death.

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ISBN:

0-87951-834-0

Author:

Zimler, Richard

Title:

The last kabbalist of Lisbon

Publisher:

Woodstock, NY: Overlook Press, 1998.

Physical:

318p.

Notes:

glossary.

Summary:

After the Lisbon massacre of 1506, Berekiah Zarco, Lisbon's last kabbalist, sets out to solve the mystery of the murder of his uncle, his spiritual master, and to understand the meaning of his distinguished uncle's death.

Subject:

Peresecution--Portugal--16th century--Fiction

Subject:

Mystery and detective stories

Subject:

Kabbalah--Fiction

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