EMERGING METROPOLIS: New York Jews in the Age of Immigration, 1840-1920
Tells the story of New York's emergence as the greatest Jewish city of all time. The authors explore the Central European and East European Jews' encounter with New York City, tracing immigrants' economic, social, religious, political, and cultural adaptation between 1840 and 1920, and shows how they wove their ambitions into the very fabric of the city. Illustrated, some color.
Item #: 374356X