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The first love story : Adam, Eve, and us / Bruce Feiler.

Feiler, Bruce S., (author.).
Book Book (2017.)
Description: 306 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2017.
8 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 222.1109 Fei 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction BS 680 .L64 F45 2017 (Text to Phone) Long Overdue 06/14/2018
Danvers Adult Nonfiction (3rd Floor) BS 680 L64 F45 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 222.1109/Feiler (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction BS 680 .L64 F45 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) BS680.L64 F45 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction BS 680 .L64 F45 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 222.11 Feiler (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781594206818
  • ISBN: 1594206813
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 275-296) and index.
Contents: Introduction. The first couple: why Adam and Eve still matter -- First comes love: how Adam and Eve invented love -- Meet cute: who was present at the creation? -- The Devil made me do it: what we do for love -- Chore wars: who needs love? -- That look in their eyes: how sex became evil, then unbecame it -- The other woman : the dark side of love -- Family affair: are we our children's keepers? -- The love you make: bless the broken road -- Conclusion. Afterlife: what Adam and Eve can teach us about relationships.
Summary: The PBS host and best-selling author of Walking the Bible and Abraham presents a revelatory account of Adam and Eve's symbolism as central figures in Western imagination and their role in shaping humanity's deepest feelings about relationships, family and togetherness. --Publisher.
Citation: Feiler, Bruce S. "The first love story : Adam, Eve, and us." New York : Penguin Press, 2017.

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