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Title Jewish life in Nazi-occupied Warsaw [electronic resource] / edited by Antony Polonsky.

Imprint Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 2008.


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Description viii, 337 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Polin : studies in Polish Jewry ; v. 7
The Littman library of Jewish civilization
Littman library of Jewish civilization (Series)
Polin (Series) ; v. 7.
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Note "Published for the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies and the American Association for Polish-Jewish Studies."
Reprint. Originally published: Oxford : Basil Blackwell, 1992.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Statement from the editors -- Articles: A brief history of the Jews in Royal Prussia before 1772 / Zenon Nowak. From the Ghetto to modern culture : the autobiographies of Salomon Maimon and Jakob Fromer / Ritchie Robertson. Jan Czyski and the question of equality of rights for all religious faiths in Poland / Adam Galkowski. Adam Mickiewicz's 'Forty and four' or the dangers of playing with Kabbalahs / Joanna Rostropowicz Clark. Gender differentiation and education of the Jewish woman in nineteenth-century Eastern Europe / Shaul Stampfer. Vox populi, Vox dei : the centrality of Peretz in Jewish folkloristics / Mark W. Kiel. The Linas-Hatsedek charitable fraternity in Bialystok, 1885-1939 / Tomasz Winiewski. The Jewish press in Kraków (1918-1939) / Czeslaw Brzoza. Ritual slaughter as a political issue / Szymon Rudnicki. Britain and the Jewish exodus from Poland following the Second World War / Ariel Joseph Kochavi. Henryk Grynberg calls Poland to account / Jósef Wróbel -- Life in Nazi-occupied Warsaw: Three Ghetto sketches / Jan Marek Groski. My recollections of the deportation of Janusz Korczak / Marek Rudnicki. The death of Adam Czerniaków and Janusz Korczak's last journey / Jerzy Lewiski. Sister Wanda/ Anna Clarke -- Notes: The activities of the democratic societies and democratic party in defending Jewish rights in Poland on the eve of Hitler's invasion / Aharon Weiss. Documents dealing with the history of Jews in Galicia in Lwow Archives / Dora Katzenelson -- Review articles: The literary afterlife of Polish Jewry / Zygmunt Bauman. Jewish themes in 'The beautiful Mrs Seidenmann' by Andrzej Szczpiorski / Laura Quercioli. About the 'Jews-in-Poland' Exhibition in Kraków June-October 1989 / Aleksander Zyga.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2013. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([Polin : studies in Polish Jewry]) ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Czerniaków, Adam, 1880-1942.
Korczak, Janusz, 1878-1942.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw.
Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Intellectual life.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland.
Warsaw (Poland) -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Polonsky, Antony.
American Association for Polish-Jewish Studies.
Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies (Oxford, England)
American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 9781904113805 (OCoLC)302289464

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