Search Results for: jews-in-eastern-europe

The Jews Of Eastern Europe 1772 1881

Pub Date : 2011-06-07 | Author : Israel Bartal | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812200812
ISBN 13 : 0812200810

In the nineteenth century, the largest Jewish community the modern world had known lived in hundreds of towns and shtetls in the territory between the Prussian border of Poland and..


Culture Front

Pub Date : 2014-06-09 | Author : Benjamin Nathans | Publisher : University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN 10 : 9780812291032
ISBN 13 : 0812291034

For most of the last four centuries, the broad expanse of territory between the Baltic and the Black Seas, known since the Enlightenment as "Eastern Europe," has been home to the w..



A History Of East European Jews

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Heiko Haumann | Publisher : Central European University Press

ISBN 10 : 9639241261
ISBN 13 : 9789639241268

The origins and life of East European Jewry took on new historical and political importance after the Holocaust. In Poland alone 99 per cent of Polish Jews three million in all wer..