Etrog : How a Chinese Fruit Became a Jewish Symbol.

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Full title: Etrog : How a Chinese Fruit Became a Jewish Symbol.
Main author: Moster, David Z.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Acknowledgments
  • Contents
  • List of Figures
  • List of Tables
  • Chapter 1: Introduction
  • Photographic Credit
  • Chapter 2: Journey from China to Israel
  • 2.1 China
  • 2.2 India
  • 2.3 Persia and Media
  • 2.4 Israel
  • Photographic Credits
  • Bibliography
  • Chapter 3: The Many Interpretations of peri 'eṣ hadar (Leviticus 23:40)
  • 3.1 Nehemiah 8:14-15
  • 3.2 Lexical and Syntactic Ambiguities
  • 3.3 Beautiful Fruit
  • 3.4 Beautiful Trees
  • 3.5 Beautiful Fruit from Beautiful Trees
  • 3.6 My Interpretation
  • Photographic Credits
  • Bibliography
  • Chapter 4: From Foreign Import to Jewish Symbol
  • 4.1 The Harvest Origins of Sukkot
  • 4.2 How the Etrog Became the peri 'eṣ hadar
  • 4.3 Why the Etrog?
  • 4.4 A Symbol of Judaism
  • Photographic Credits
  • Bibliography
  • Chapter 5: Conclusion
  • Chapter 6: Addendum: Hala Sultan Tekke and Karnak
  • Photographic Credits
  • Bibliography
  • Primary Source Index
  • Subject Index.