Wednesday, March 18, 2009

A Civil War Passover


Yankee at the Seder by Elka Weber, illustrated by Adam Gustavson, is a picture book about a Yankee Jewish soldier who spends Passover with a Confederate Jewish family. It is historian Elka Weber's first book for children, and it's based on a kernel of true Civil War history.




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Our background music is provided by The Freilachmakers Klezmer String Band.

Books and CD's mentioned on the show may be borrowed from the Feldman Children's Library at Congregation B'nai Israel.

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