Our Parents' Lives: The Americanization Of Eastern European Jews.

By: COWAN, NEIL M.; SCHWARTZ, RUTH.

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An oral history at its best - a rich and moving evocation of the Jewish immigrant experience in the early twentieth century. Manages to re-create a word that nearly all American Jews have lost and, with evocative force, to personalize the patterns of mobility that have made the Jews so fascinaing a symbol of American opportunity. Includes an Index.

Title: Our Parents' Lives: The Americanization Of Eastern European Jews.

Author Name: COWAN, NEIL M.; SCHWARTZ, RUTH.

Categories: UNITED STATES HISTORY.,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: Basic Books, New York: 1989.:

ISBN Number: 0465054250

ISBN Number 13: 9780465054251

Binding: h

Book Condition: Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Seller ID: 6741X1

Keywords: (Key Words: World War II, East European Jews, Women, Oral History, Sex, Assimilation, Religion, Ethnic Relations, Parents, Religion, Medicine, Judaism, Health, Education, Childbirth, Birth Control, World War Two, Second World War, Neil M. Cowan).