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Polin : 1000 year history of Polish Jews

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Polin : 1000 year history of Polish Jews
Call No: REF 943.8 P768 2014

Call NumberREF 943.8 P768 2014
Sub-CollectionReference Collection
Dates[2014]; ©2014
Statement of ResponsibilityBarbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett and Antony Polonsky, editors.
Creators & ContributorsKirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara (editor)
Polonsky, Antony (editor)
Zaremska, Hanna (contributor)
Teller, Adam (contributor)
Kąkolewski, Igor (contributor)
Kassow, Samuel D. (contributor)
Engelking, Barbara (contributor)
Leociak, Jacek (contributor)
Krajewski, Stanisław (contributor)
Prokopowicz, Magdalena (editor)
Gajewska, Dominika (translator)
Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich (contributor)
Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich (subject)
SummaryA guide to the core exhibition of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Addressed to the wide audiences visiting the museum, it aims to convey the vital message as well as main elements of the core exhibition narrative in a comprehensive and engaging way. The guide explains the context and meaning of the artefacts displayed and the stories told in the core exhibition. —Publisher
Contents
  • Theater of History / Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett
  • Forest
  • First Encounters, 960–1500 / Hanna Zaremska
  • Paradisus Iudaeorum, 1569–1648 / Adam Teller and Igor Kąkolewski
  • The Jewish Town, 1648–1772 / Adam Teller
  • Encounters with Modernity, 1772–1914 / Antony Polonsky
  • Oyf der yidisher gas | On the Jewish Street, 1918–1939 / Samuel D. Kassow
  • Holocaust, 1939–1945 / Barbara Engelking and Jacek Leociak
  • Postwar Years, 1944 to the Present / Stanisław Krajewski
Physical Description 429 pages : colour illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherWarsaw : Museum of the History of the Polish Jews
Notes
  • Translation of: Polin: 1000 lat historii Zydów polskich
  • Managing editor, Magdalena Prokopowicz
  • Translation, Dominika Grajewska
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
RecognitionGifted in 2015 by Krzysztof Olendzki, Consul General, Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Vancouver
Location in CollectionReference Collection