..". A Weave of Women is an astonishment.... I know of nothing else quite like it." --John Leonard, New York Times
..". an extraordinary novel, an original and beautiful work.... It is an extended epic poem which should become a classic." --The Nation
This magical, powerful, musical book creates a modern liturgy around the lives of fifteen very different women who come together in Jerusalem, a male-dominated culture, in 1972.
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The weaving in A Weave Of Women is made up of many strands-- anentire community of women and their men. Set in the old city of Jerusalem, the novel focuses on a small stone house in which a group of women who have accidentally become friends regularly meet for pleasure and out of need.
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Book Description Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110030184614
Book Description Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0030184614