It Happened in Cairo

It Happened in Cairo

Author: Zimberg Ruth
$17.99

The story of the great genizah



What happens when Jewish books get too torn to use anymore? They are stored in a genizah and then they get buried. Once there was a genizah whose b...read more

Book Title It Happened in Cairo
Author Zimberg Ruth
ISBN 9781614656678
Date Published Dec 28, 2018

The story of the great genizah



What happens when Jewish books get too torn to use anymore? They are stored in a genizah and then they get buried. Once there was a genizah whose books never got buried.Let’s go back in time to a city called Cairo and learn about the genizah that was discovered there.


It Happened in Cairo is part of a series of books about important Jewish historical sites. Learning about these landmark places will help young students understand and appreciate the enduring heritage of the Jewish people. Each volume is complete with authentic photographs, dynamic text, and user-friendly design. Watch as Jewish history comes alive!