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The Aleppo Codex: a true story of obsession, faith, and the pursuit of an ancient bible

by Matti Friedman
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This true-life detective story unveils the journey of a sacred text � the tenth-century annotated bible know as the Aleppo Codex � from its hiding place in a Syrian synagogue to the newly founded state of Israel. Based on Matti Friedmans independent research, documents kept secret for fifty years, and personal interviews with key players, the book proposes a new theory of