Famous Musicians of a Wandering Race. Biographical Sketches by Gdal Saleski

By Gdal Saleski

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Cm. Includes bibliographical references Summary: A group of Jewish soldiers, and three freed slaves, have a Passover seder in 1862 on the battlefields of the Civil War. ISBN-13: 978-0-8225-7240-4 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper) [1. Passover—Fiction. 2. Seder—Fiction. 3. Jews—United States—Fiction. 4. ] I. Costello, Shawn, ill. II. Title. F498719Pr 2008 [Fic]—dc22 2007005275 Manufactured in the United States of America 1 2 3 4 5 6 – JR – 13 12 11 10 09 08 eISBN-13: 978-0-7613-4023-2 Bryna J. Fireside is the author of more than a dozen history books for young readers including Is There a Woman in the House .

Although Caleb, Abraham, and Samuel are the product of my own creation, there were former slaves who enlisted with whatever Union armies were nearby. American Jews and African Americans have a proud history of fighting for freedom and civil rights in America and elsewhere in the world. As we sit down to our family seders, it is good to remember that in many parts of our world, there are still places where people are not free. —Bryna J. Fireside Text copyright © 2008 by Bryna J. Fireside All rights reserved.

Jews—United States—Fiction. 4. ] I. Costello, Shawn, ill. II. Title. F498719Pr 2008 [Fic]—dc22 2007005275 Manufactured in the United States of America 1 2 3 4 5 6 – JR – 13 12 11 10 09 08 eISBN-13: 978-0-7613-4023-2 Bryna J. Fireside is the author of more than a dozen history books for young readers including Is There a Woman in the House . or Senate? (Reed). Bryna is a founding member of Congregation Tikkun v’Or, the first new synagogue in Ithaca, New York, in more than fifty years. Shawn Costello lives and paints in Maryland and in Maine.

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