Search Results for: jews-in-the-russian-army-1827-1917

Jews In The Russian Army 1827 1917

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521515733
ISBN 13 : 0521515734

This book examines the experience of the Jews who served in the Russian Army between 1827 and 1917...


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..


World War I And The Jews

Pub Date : 2017-08-01 | Author : Marsha L. Rozenblit | Publisher : Berghahn Books

ISBN 10 : 9781785335938
ISBN 13 : 1785335936

World War I utterly transformed the lives of Jews around the world: it allowed them to display their patriotism, to dispel antisemitic myths about Jewish cowardice, and to fight fo..


The Wonder Of Their Voices

Pub Date : 2010-11-04 | Author : Alan Rosen | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199889563
ISBN 13 : 0199889562

Over the last several decades, video testimony with aging Holocaust survivors has brought these witnesses into the limelight. Yet the success of these projects has made it seem tha..


In The Shadow Of The Red Banner

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Yitzhak Arad | Publisher : Gefen Publishing House Ltd

ISBN 10 : 965229487X
ISBN 13 : 9789652294876

"Over 500,000 Jews fought under the Soviet banner in World War Two, of which an approximate 40 percent gave their lives – the highest percentage of all the nations of the Soviet ..