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Author Montagu, Jeremy, author.

Title The shofar : its history and use / Jeremy Montagu.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (197 pages) : color illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Description and preliminary history -- Liturgical use -- The sounding of the shofar -- Who can blow and on what -- The secular uses of the shofar -- Making a shofar -- How to choose and how to blow a shofar -- Shofar typology, old and new -- The shofar and its meaning -- Biblical, talmudic, and post talmudic sources.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Shofar.
Synagogue music -- History and criticism.
Jews -- Music -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Montagu, Jeremy. Shofar : its history and use. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
ISBN 9781442250277 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781442250284 (e-book)

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