The shtetl book
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The shtetl book
Call No: 947 R82s

Call Number947 R82s
Dates1975; ©1975
Statement of Responsibilityby Diane K. Roskies and David G. Roskies.
Creators & ContributorsRoskies, Diane K. (author)
Roskies, David G. (author)
SummaryExamines the history and way of life of Jews in Eastern Europe.
ContentsForeward
Pronunciation Guide
How the Jews First Came to Poland: Three Legends
Unit 1  The Shtetl Tishevits
Unit 2  The Geography of Yiddish
Unit 3  Jews and Gentiles
Unit 4  Workaday Jews
Unit 5  Growing up in the Shtetl
Unit 6  Shul and Bais Medresh
Unit 7  The Shtetl After Dark: Entertainment
Unit 8  The Living and the Dead
Unit 9  Breakup
Glossary
Sources and Acknowledgements
Key to the Map of Eastern Europe
Index
Physical Description xiii, 327 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm + reader's guide
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherNew York : Ktav Publishing House, Inc.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 317–320) and index
RecognitionGifted in 1997 by Michel Mielnicki in honour of his parents