The Montreal shtetl : making home after the Holocaust

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The Montreal shtetl : making home after the Holocaust
Call No: 971.404 A16m

Call Number971.404 A16m
Dates2019; ©2019
Statement of ResponsibilityZelda Abramson & John Lynch.
Creators & ContributorsAbramson, Zelda (author)
Lynch, John (John Francis) (author)
Summary"Drawing on more than sixty interviews with survivors, hundreds of case files from Jewish Immigrant Aid Services, and other archival documents, The Montreal Shtetl presents a vivid portrait of the daily struggles of Holocaust survivors who settled in Montreal." —Back cover
ContentsIntroduction
  1. The Research
  2. The Context
Part I. Uprooting
  1. No Way Home
  2. The Narratives 
Part II. Unpacking
  1. Montreal and Jewish Immigrants
  2. The Narratives
Part III. Making Home
  1. The Great Divides
  2. The Narratives
Conclusion
  1. Loose Threads
Physical Description xv, 299 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherToronto : Between the Lines
NotesIncludes bibliographical references and index
RecognitionGifted in 2019 by Fraidie Martz