0195165365 alkaline paper 9780195165364 alkaline paper
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -293) and index.
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From Sinai to Sunday: the Holy Day in three religions and three families The birth of the Sabbath: from creation to Mount Sinai and into the Promised Land in 1100 BCE The fight for the Sabbath: from the monarchy to Jesus and the age of the rabbis: 1000 BCE to 200 CE The Lord's Day: Easter to 1600 Islam's Day of Judgment Citizens and Sabbatarians: 1600 to 1890 The Sabbath defeated, reborn, converted: 1890 to the present The window on eternity Give me a break: work, rest, equality, play, and place The promise of peace: sharing the Holy Day.