Remarkable history of Jewish contributions in the Orient

By |2014-10-08T05:50:50-07:00October 8th, 2014|Book Reviews|

  Pepper, Silk & Ivory By Marvin Tokayer and Ellen Rodman 2014, Gefen Publishing House, 316 pages   Most people, Jews and Orientals included, know little or nothing about the enormous contributions that Jews made in the Near East, including China and Japan. Tokayer and Rodman fill this lacuna wonderfully. Their more than two dozen [...]