“A” Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union ; 1881 to the Present ; [photographs from the Collection of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, Exhibited at the Jewish Museum in New York in Feb. 1988]

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Zvi Y. Gitelman, Yivo Institute for Jewish Research
Schocken Books published, 1988 - History - 336 pages
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A popular history of Soviet Jewry is complemented by a photographic survey of Soviet Jewish life

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Through a remarkable collection of photographs from the YIVO Institute and private sources, this book traces the uncertain relationship of the Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union with their state and ... Read full review



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Stephen White is Professor of International Politics at the University of Glasgow. He is the author of Russia??'s New Politics: The Management of a Postcommunist Society. He is the chief editor of The Journal of Communist Studies and Transition Politics. Zvi Gitelman is Professor of Political Science and Preston Tisch Professor of Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan. He is the editor of The Emergence of Modern Jewish Politics: Bundism and Zionism in Eastern Europe. Richard Sakwa is Professor of Russian and European Politics at the University of Kent. He is the author of Putin: Russia??'s Choice.

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