The Resource What are the Ten Commandments?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Tim Foley

What are the Ten Commandments?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Tim Foley

Label
What are the Ten Commandments?
Title
What are the Ten Commandments?
Statement of responsibility
by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Title variation
  • What are the 10 Commandments?
  • Ten Commandments
Creator
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Here is the story behind the ten laws that have been the guiding light of Judeo-Christian belief. Not just about Moses, whose origin story leaves open questions, this book looks back at the time when the commandments were written, how the belief in one all-powerful God set the Israelites apart from other ancient peoples, and the roles the Ten Commandments have played in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It also looks at what each individual commandment means and how together they form the basis of leading a moral life as well as forming a just government."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDonough, Yona Zeldis
Dewey number
222/.1606
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
008-012
LC call number
BM520.75
LC item number
.M33 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foley, Tim
Series statement
What was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moses
  • Moses
  • Exodus, The
  • Conduct of life
  • Bible stories
  • Conduct of life
  • Exodus, The
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What are the Ten Commandments?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What are the ten commandments? -- The Israelites become slaves -- An Egyptian prince -- Into the desert -- Forty years of wandering -- After Moses -- One God vs. many gods -- The commandments, one by one -- Was Moses real? -- The covenant with God -- The ten commandments and other religions -- The ten commandments and the founding fathers -- The ten commandments live on -- Timelines
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780515157239
Lccn
2017032507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)969381803
  • 1607462
  • (OCoLC)ocn969381803
  • 1607462
Label
What are the Ten Commandments?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 108)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
What are the ten commandments? -- The Israelites become slaves -- An Egyptian prince -- Into the desert -- Forty years of wandering -- After Moses -- One God vs. many gods -- The commandments, one by one -- Was Moses real? -- The covenant with God -- The ten commandments and other religions -- The ten commandments and the founding fathers -- The ten commandments live on -- Timelines
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
108 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780515157239
Lccn
2017032507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)969381803
  • 1607462
  • (OCoLC)ocn969381803
  • 1607462

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