The Other Zions : The Lost Histories of Jewish Nations, Hardback Book

The Other Zions : The Lost Histories of Jewish Nations Hardback


The Other Zions tells the fascinating and little-known stories of independent Jewish states, kingdoms, and tribes throughout history.

Though Israel is the only Jewish nation most people can name, there have been many more.

Author Eric Maroney introduces readers to the Jews of Khazaria, Adiabene (modern day Iraq), Ethiopia, Birobidzhan (modern day Russia), Himyar (modern day Yemen), and more.

Leading readers through the rich histories of these communities, this accessible book digs into the intriguing myths that surround many of these Jewish nations, including the legends of the "lost tribes of Israel."


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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  • Category: History of religion
  • ISBN: 9781442200456

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