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The Resource Languages of community : the Jewish experience in the Czech lands, Hillel J. Kieval

Languages of community : the Jewish experience in the Czech lands, Hillel J. Kieval

Label
Languages of community : the Jewish experience in the Czech lands
Title
Languages of community
Title remainder
the Jewish experience in the Czech lands
Statement of responsibility
Hillel J. Kieval
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume examines the contours and distinctive features of Jewish experience in Bohemia and Moravia. The book presents the histories and myths as well as demography, biography, culture and politics which show the allegiances and alliances that have molded this experience over 200 years
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Kieval, Hillel J
Dewey number
943.71/004924
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Czech Republic
Label
Languages of community : the Jewish experience in the Czech lands, Hillel J. Kieval
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-306) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; Map; Introduction; 1 Czech Landscape, Habsburg Crown; 2 Caution's Progress: Enlightenment and Tradition; 3 The Social Vision of Bohemian Jews; 4 Pursuing the Golem of Prague; 5 On Myth, History, and National Belonging in the Nineteenth Century; 6 Education and National Conflict; 7 Jan Hus and the Prophets; 8 Death and the Nation; 9 Masaryk and Czech Jewry; Epilogue; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm49570127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520921160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570127
Label
Languages of community : the Jewish experience in the Czech lands, Hillel J. Kieval
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-306) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; Acknowledgments; Map; Introduction; 1 Czech Landscape, Habsburg Crown; 2 Caution's Progress: Enlightenment and Tradition; 3 The Social Vision of Bohemian Jews; 4 Pursuing the Golem of Prague; 5 On Myth, History, and National Belonging in the Nineteenth Century; 6 Education and National Conflict; 7 Jan Hus and the Prophets; 8 Death and the Nation; 9 Masaryk and Czech Jewry; Epilogue; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm49570127
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520921160
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49570127

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