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Esther

Esther( )
Author: McKay, Sharon E.
ISBN:978-0-14-331204-8
Publication Date:Jan 2004
Publisher:Penguin Canada
Book Format:Paperback
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Book Description:

Told as fiction, Esther portrays the remarkable, nearly incredible life and times of Esther Brandeau, a young girl who lived in the eighteenth century, and who was the first Jew to set foot in New France.

That she did so disguised as a boy, and that the eventual discovery of her deceit became an international incident, is but one part of Esther's dramatic story. With an emerging Canadian nation as its backdrop, Esther's story encompasses the quest for gender equality and the...
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Book Details
Pages:336
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / Canada / General
Juvenile Fiction / Religious / Jewish
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 7.74 x 0.86 Inches
Book Weight:0.54 Pounds



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