The American Jewish Experience

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Jonathan D. Sarna
Holmes & Meier, 1986 - History - 303 pages
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The book presents a range of the liveliest, most informative writing on Jews in America from colonial times to the present. this revised and expanded edition of the popular reader contains nine new selections and continues to explore traditional areas as well as topics of current interet - such as jewish women in american society and jews in american popular culture.

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Contents

THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY TAKES
3
The Impact of the American Revolution on American Jews
20
American Jewry Comes of Age
31
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About the author (1986)

Jonathan D. Sarna is the Joseph H. and Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University and Chief Historian of the National Museum of American Jewish History. He has written, edited or co-edited more than twenty-five books, including "American Judaism: A History", winner of the "Jewish Book of the Year" award from the Jewish Book Council.

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