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The YIVO encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe

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Call NumberREF 947 Y51 2008 v. 1–2
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates2008; ©2008
Statement of ResponsibilityGershon David Hundert, editor in chief.
Creators & ContributorsHundert, Gershon David (editor)
Yivo Institute for Jewish Research (contributor)
Summary"The YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe is the definitive reference work on all aspects of the history and culture of Jews in Eastern Europe from the beginnings of their settlement in the region to the present... The editors’ goal has been to cover everything of cultural or historical significance using an ecumenical, nondenominational, and nonideological editorial approach." --YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Physical Description 2 volumes (xxviii, 2400 pages, [32] pages of plates) : illustrations (some colour), maps ; 29 cm
PublisherNew Haven : Yale University Press
  • "Prepared for publication by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research." --Title page
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
URL, Access the freely available online edition from the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research