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Author Srebrnik, Henry Felix.

Title Dreams of nationhood [electronic resource] : American Jewish communists and the Soviet Birobidzhan project, 1924-1951 / Henry Felix Srebrnik.

Imprint Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xx, 289 p. : ill.
Series Jewish identities in post modern society
Jewish identities in post modern society.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-282) and index.
Contents Introduction: American Jews, communism, the ICOR and Birobidzhan -- The formation of Ambijan -- The people's delegation and the popular front, 1935-1939 -- Wartime aid to the Soviet Union: the ICOR -- Wartime aid to the Soviet Union: Ambijan -- The postwar orphans' campaign and the Ambijan-ICOR merger -- The glory years, 1946-1948 -- Ambijan and the creation of israel -- The gathering storm: McCarthyism, cold war, and decline -- Islands of resistance, 1949-1950 -- Conclusion: from hope to hoax.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Icor.
Jews -- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Jewish communists -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Communism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Birobidzhan (Russia) -- History.
Evreiskaia avtonomnaia oblast (Russia) -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781936235117 (hardback)
1936235110 (hardback)
9781618110114 (electronic bk.)

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