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The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible

By November 1, 2012

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The Aleppo Codex, the tenth century annotated bible written in Israel and hidden in Syria, was thought destroyed until it emerged in Jerusalem in the late 1940s. In this historical detective story, Associated Press correspondent Matti Friedman traces its history and its significance.

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