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Sketches of Jewish Social Life

by 'Alfred Edersheim'

Book 1 — Book 1

Chapter 1 — Palestine Eighteen Centuries Ago

Chapter 2 — Jews and Gentiles in "The Land"

Chapter 3 — In Galilee at the time of our Lord

Chapter 4 — Travelling in Palestine — Roads, Inns, Hospitality, Custom — House Officers, Taxation, Publicans

Chapter 5 — In Judaea

Chapter 6 — Jewish Homes

Chapter 7 — The Upbringing of Jewish Children

Chapter 8 — Subjects of Study — Home Education in Israel; Female Education — Elementary Schools, Schoolmasters, and School Arrangements.

Chapter 9 — Mothers, Daughters, and Wives in Israel

Chapter 10 — In Death and After Death

Chapter 11 — Jewish Views on Trade, Tradesmen, and Trades' Guilds

Chapter 12 — Commerce

Chapter 13 — Among the People, and with the Pharisees

Chapter 14 — The "Fraternity" of Pharisees

Chapter 15 — Relation of the Pharisees to the Sadducees and Essenes, and to the Gospel of Christ

Chapter 16 — Synagogues: Their Origin, Structure and Outward Arrangements

Chapter 17 — The Worship of the Synagogue

Chapter 18 — Brief Outline of Ancient Jewish Theological Literature

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