The travels of Benjamin of Tudela : through three continents in the twelfth century
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Source:Farrar Straus Giroux, Volume 1st, New York (2005)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3569 .H7685 T73 2005
Keywords:12th cent.--Juvenile fiction, Benjamin, Benjamin, of Tudela, 12th cent.--Fiction, Jews--History--Fiction, Middle Ages--Fiction, of Tudela, Sydney Taylor Book Honor, 2006, Travelers--Fiction, Voyages and travels--Fiction
Summary: A fictionalized account of the travels of Benjamin, a Jewish man from Tudela, Spain, who, in 1159, set out on a fourteen-year-long journey that took him to Italy, Greece, Palestine, Persia, China, Egypt, and Sicily.
Lexile measure 920; Ages 9-14; Grade level 5.6; Historical fiction, Adventure