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Alone atop the mountain.

by Samuel Sandmel

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Moses (Biblical leader) -- Fiction.,
  • Bible. O.T. -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.S1994 Al, PS3569.A519 Al
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228 p.
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5309564M
    ISBN 100385038771
    LC Control Number72093399
    OCLC/WorldCa622117

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    Finally, starving and alone, the lord ventures out and must beg for food. When a kindly monk gives him a spoonful of rice—the grains of which were collected from the cat’s wasted extravagance at Hunger Mountain—the lord finally understands what it means to be blessed.   At the time of this writing, about 5, people have reached the summit of Mount Everest, earth’s lo foot crown. About 1, miles northwest of Everest looms the world’s second tallest.

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