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Ruth Sohn: Crossing Cairo: A Jewish Woman’s Encounter with Egypt

(Memoir, 272 p. 2013)

Advised not to disclose their Jewish identity, the Rabbi and her family first hide, then share their secret, discovering whether it is possible to cross the barriers of language, culture, and religion to form real friendships and find a home among Egyptians.

Discussion guide

Video presentation with Ruth Sohn

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