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The Aleppo Codex - A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Book-logo

The Aleppo Codex - A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Book

Matti Friedman

A true-life thriller about the journey of one of the world’s most precious manuscripts—the 10th century annotated Hebrew Bible known as the Aleppo Codex—from its hiding place in an ancient Syrian synagogue to the newly-founded Israel. Using his research, including documents which have been secret for 50 years and interviews with key players, AP correspondent Friedman tells a story of political upheaval, international intrigue, charged courtroom battles, obsession, and subterfuge.

A true-life thriller about the journey of one of the world’s most precious manuscripts—the 10th century annotated Hebrew Bible known as the Aleppo Codex—from its hiding place in an ancient Syrian synagogue to the newly-founded Israel. Using his research, including documents which have been secret for 50 years and interviews with key players, AP correspondent Friedman tells a story of political upheaval, international intrigue, charged courtroom battles, obsession, and subterfuge.
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A true-life thriller about the journey of one of the world’s most precious manuscripts—the 10th century annotated Hebrew Bible known as the Aleppo Codex—from its hiding place in an ancient Syrian synagogue to the newly-founded Israel. Using his research, including documents which have been secret for 50 years and interviews with key players, AP correspondent Friedman tells a story of political upheaval, international intrigue, charged courtroom battles, obsession, and subterfuge.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Simon Vance

Length:

7h 29m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

16:23


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

12:51


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

14:40


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

08:53


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

15:37


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

15:31


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

15:46


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

15:30


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

17:08


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

11:54


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

08:22


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

17:25


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

09:07


Part 2, Chapter 13
Part 2, Chapter 13

12:00


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

15:47


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

06:38


Part 3, Chapter 16
Part 3, Chapter 16

19:54


Part 4, Chapter 17
Part 4, Chapter 17

07:04


Part 4, Chapter 18
Part 4, Chapter 18

18:39


Part 4, Chapter 19
Part 4, Chapter 19

18:10


Part 4, Chapter 20
Part 4, Chapter 20

13:11


Part 5, Chapter 21
Part 5, Chapter 21

08:38


Part 5, Chapter 22
Part 5, Chapter 22

14:12


Part 5, Chapter 23
Part 5, Chapter 23

15:37


Part 5, Chapter 24
Part 5, Chapter 24

17:30


Part 5, Chapter 25
Part 5, Chapter 25

15:11


Part 5, Chapter 26
Part 5, Chapter 26

08:27


Part 5, Chapter 27
Part 5, Chapter 27

11:07


Part 5, Chapter 28
Part 5, Chapter 28

07:50


Part 5, Chapter 29
Part 5, Chapter 29

08:37


Part 6, Chapter 30
Part 6, Chapter 30

13:07


Part 6, Chapter 31
Part 6, Chapter 31

16:47


Part 6, Chapter 32
Part 6, Chapter 32

15:13


Part 6, Chapter 33
Part 6, Chapter 33

06:32


Part 6, Chapter 34
Part 6, Chapter 34

00:08