From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family History

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HarperCollins, 1994 - History - 388 pages
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An up-to-date guide for American Jews, particularly those of Eastern European origin, includes a special new section on acquiring information recently made available from the former Soviet Union and provides the necessary information to trace family histories.

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Contents

To Give Them Back
6
How to Begin Your Search
37
Gathering Your History
43
Copyright

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Robin Ely Berman, M.D., is founder, president, CEO, and medical director of the National Gaucher Foundation. She has been a pioneer in her work with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in researching and treating Jewish diseases, and also runs the Center for Integrative Medicine in Rockville, Maryland.

Arthur Kurzweil is a writer and teacher, and serves as publisher at Parabola magazine. He is the editor of Best Jewish Writing 2003, and author of From Generation to Generation: How to Trace Your Jewish Genealogy and Family History and On the Road with Rabbi Steinsaltz, all from Jossey-Bass.

Dale Liebson Mintz, MPA, CHES, is Hadassah's founding National Director of Women's Health and Advocacy and an expert of long standing in the field of health and wellness. She has spoken on doctor-patient communication, the sandwich generation, and many other topics to Jewish and secular audiences. She communicates her knowledge and passion to her audiences with enthusiasm to motivate them to take action on their own and their family's behalf.

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