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The far Euphrates

by Aryeh Lev Stollman

  • 113 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Windsor (Ont.),
  • Ontario
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish way of life -- Fiction.,
    • Jews -- Ontario -- Fiction.,
    • Windsor (Ont.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAryeh Lev Stollman.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.T6228 F37 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL655144M
      ISBN 101573220752
      LC Control Number97000167

      The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers are drying up, and these are the very rivers that were once a critical part of the Cradle of Civilization in ancient Mesopotamia years before Christ. The decrease in water primarily has resulted from a major drought in and the loss of . A Jewish boy's coming of age in the shadow of the Holocaust. Alexander, 16, of Windsor, Ontario, is tormented by stories of death camps recounted by his family.

      Turn and set your journey, and go to the hill country of the Amorites, and to all their neighbors in the Arabah, in the hill country and in the lowland and in the Negev and by the seacoast, the land of the Canaanites, and Lebanon, as far as the great river, the river Euphrates. A stirring "living history", for today's Christian family, to give an accurate understanding of the sufferings of those who chose to die for Christ in the Armenian region of Turkey,

      EUPHRATES ū frā’ tēz (Heb. פְרָֽת; Assyrian, Purattu; Old Pers., Ufrâtu; Gr. Εὐφράτης, G; modern names, Fra Su, Shatt el Fara) is the longest river of Western rises in the mountains of Armenia in modern Turkey, heads W as if to reach the Mediterranean, then swings in a wide bow in Syria, and eventually joins the Tigris to become the Shatt el Arab, and empties. The Euphrates river is "the river" and "the great river" of the Bible. it is named as one of the rivers of Eden. The root of the word "Euphrates" is "Pehrat" which means "to break forth and abound." The Euphrates river is about miles long and is the largest river in Southwestern Asia, and was always considered by the Hebrews as the ideal.


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the Euphrates rolled beneath him. He could have cried aloud in his surprise and disappointment. Aryeh Lev Stollman is a American writer and physician. A neuroradiologist at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, he has also published several works of fiction.

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As the the above map shows, the Euphrates river begins at the place where the Karasu and Murat join in northeastern Turkey. It is the longest watercourse in Southwest Asia. The distance from the source of the Murat to where it joins with the Tigris (near Basra, Iraq) is 3, kilometers (1, miles).

The Euphrates waterway provided the water. This book is available from Inheritance Publications. Disclosure I received a free review copy of By Far Euphrates in order to share my honest opinions.

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And it shall be, when thou hast made an end of reading this book.