Vashti

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review

Abstract

When King Ahasuerus1 has reigned for three years, he holds a banquet in his vast gardens for all the people of Shushan. The drinking is according to the law; people are encouraged to drink as much as they can and the king makes sure that nothing is spared for the comfort of his guests.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPraise Her Works
Subtitle of host publicationConversations with Biblical Women
EditorsPenina Adelman
Place of PublicationPhiladelphia
PublisherJewish Publication Society
Pages173-180
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9780827608238
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2005

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Arts and Humanities

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Vashti'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this