East European Jews In Two Worlds: Studies From The Yivo Annual


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Large trade paperback. 334pp., First edition in bbok form. Contents include: “The Eastern European Era in Jewish History”; “Swislocz: Portrait of a Jewish Community in Eastern Europe”; “A Kheyder in Tyszowce (Tishewits)”; “The Discovery of Mendele Moykher-Seforim and the Beginnings of Modern Yiddish Literature”; “The Struggle of the Vaad Arba Arazot for the Jewish Right of Religious Worship in Breslau in the Seventeenth Century”; “The Jew in Cities of the Republic of Poland”; “The Economic Background of Jewish Emigration from Galicia to the United States”; “Jewish and Non-Jewish Criminality in Poland, 1932-1937”; “Religious, Educational and Cultural Problems in the Eastern European Ghettos under German Occupation”; “Was There an ‘Other Germany’ During the Nazi Period?”; “The Bearing of Emancipation on Jewish Survival”; “The Russian Roots of the American Jewish Labor Movement”; “Jewish Social Conditions as Seen by the Muckrakers”; “Un-American America and the Jewish Daily Forward”. No previous ownership marks. A very clean, square, tight copy. No spine crease, appears unread and near as new. A very fine copy.

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Book Author

Moore, Deborah D.


Northwestern Univ Pr

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Publish Place

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.


8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall

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Soft cover