Category Histories
Author Irving Howel (Kenneth Libo, assist.)
Publisher Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Copyright 1976


The tracing of Jews from Europe and Russia to the shores of America in the 19th century. A good, complete historical account how the struggles, transitions, and political, social, economic movements which arose during the last and previous centuries. Plenty of documentation on Yiddish-American culture, something almost lost to many Jews today throughout Israel and the Diaspora. Comprehensive and well-informed. Nicely researched and written from an American scholar.

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