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THE STORY OF THE JEWS

Episode One: In the Beginning

  • Aired: 03/25/2014
  • 53:46
  • Rating: NR
Prize-winning author and Emmy-Award winner Simon Schama explores the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day. The story begins 3,000 years ago with the emergence of a tribal people in a contested land and their extraordinary book, the Hebrew Bible, a chronicle of their stormy relationship with a faceless, formless, jealous God.
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Simon Schama embarks on his journey through 3000 years of Jewish history.
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