The Aleppo Codex: A True Story of Obsession, Faith, and the Pursuit of an Ancient Bible
Publisher: HighBridge Company
Date: May 2012
Duration: 7 hours 29 minutes
A true-life thriller about the journey of one of the world's most precious manuscripts, the 10th century annotated Hebrew Bible known as the Aleppo Codex, from its hiding place in an ancient Syrian synagogue to the newly-founded Israel. Using his research, including documents which have been secret for 50 years and interviews with key players, AP correspondent Friedman tells a story of political upheaval, international intrigue, charged courtroom battles, obsession, and subterfuge.