The Jewish Americans : : three centuries of Jewish voices in America

Title The Jewish Americans : : three centuries of Jewish voices in America
Names Wenger, Beth S.
Book Number BR017737
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Companion piece to a 2008 PBS television series uses first-person accounts to examine the history, social integration, ethnic relations, and cultural assimilation of Jews in America from 1654 to 2008. Profiles individuals such as Abraham Kohn, a 1840s peddler who voiced the initial disappointment felt by many Jewish immigrants. 2007.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Jewish Interest - JIN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes A
LC Subject Jews - Cultural assimilation - United States
Jews - United States - History
Social integration - United States
United States - Ethnic relations
Call Number 305.8924073 ANF
Language English
Released 2007
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2007 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency).
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Doubleday, c2007. 0385521391
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