Recommended for ages 3–7.
Ten-year-old Jacob cannot believe his ears when a Yankee soldier asks for his piece of matzoh. Even worse, his family invited the Jewish Yankee to Seder! While Jacob is bitter about the South losing the Civil War, the corporal is still able to have an open discussion with his family about freedom and slavery – apt themes for Passover.
The Yankee at the Seder by Elka Weber
From the seventeenth century to the twenty-first, through fiction and through fact, hear tales of NYC and the people who made it great.
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