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Jews In The Russian Army 1827 1917

Pub Date : 2014-07-17 | Author : Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 1107682231
ISBN 13 : 9781107682238

This is the first study of the military experience of some one to one-and-a-half million Jews who served in the Russian Army between 1827, the onset of personal conscription of Jew..



Jewish Renaissance In The Russian Revolution

Pub Date : 2010-02-28 | Author : Kenneth B. Moss | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674054318
ISBN 13 : 0674054318

Between 1917 and 1921, as revolution convulsed Russia, Jewish intellectuals and writers across the crumbling empire threw themselves into the pursuit of a "Jewish renaissance." Her..


Everyday Jewish Life In Imperial Russia

Pub Date : 2013-12-03 | Author : ChaeRan Y. Freeze | Publisher : Brandeis University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781611684551
ISBN 13 : 1611684552

This book makes accessibleÑfor the first time in EnglishÑdeclassified archival documents from the former Soviet Union, rabbinic sources, and previously untranslated memoirs, illu..


Converts Of Conviction

Pub Date : 2017-12-04 | Author : David B. Ruderman | Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN 10 : 9783110530797
ISBN 13 : 3110530791

The study of Jewish converts to Christianity in the modern era has long been marginalized in Jewish historiography. Labeled disparagingly in the Jewish tradition as meshumadim (apo..


Jews And The Military

Pub Date : 2013-10-06 | Author : Derek J. Penslar | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400848577
ISBN 13 : 1400848571

Jews and the Military is the first comprehensive and comparative look at Jews' involvement in the military and their attitudes toward war from the 1600s until the creation of the s..


Lenin S Jewish Question

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300168600
ISBN 13 : 0300168608

The grandson of a Jew, whose Jewish relatives converted to Christianity, whose allies played down his Jewish origins just as fervently as his enemies played them up, V.I. Lenin mak..