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Product Description: This lively ethnography traces a fraught three months in the life of a Jewish congregation stubbornly persisting on the Lower East Side, and affords a candid, lucid and intimate introduction to contemporary synagogue practice. In these pages Jonathan Boyarin invites us to share the intimate life of the Stanton Street Shul, one of the last remaining Jewish congregations on New York's historic Lower East Side...read more

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9780823239009 | Fordham Univ Pr, November 1, 2011, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This lively ethnography traces a fraught three months in the life of a Jewish congregation stubbornly persisting on the Lower East Side, and affords a candid, lucid and intimate introduction to contemporary synagogue practice.

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9780823254040 | Reprint edition (Fordham Univ Pr, September 1, 2013), cover price $23.00 | About this edition: This lively ethnography traces a fraught three months in the life of a Jewish congregation stubbornly persisting on the Lower East Side, and affords a candid, lucid and intimate introduction to contemporary synagogue practice.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2012 National Jewish Book Award, presented by the National Jewish Book Council New York Jews, so visible and integral to the culture, economy and politics of America’s greatest city, has eluded the grasp of historians for decades...read more

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9780814717318 | Box edition (New York Univ Pr, September 10, 2012), cover price $99.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2012 National Jewish Book Award, presented by the National Jewish Book Council New York Jews, so visible and integral to the culture, economy and politics of America’s greatest city, has eluded the grasp of historians for decades.

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Product Description: The Hasidim of the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn separate themselves not only from non-Jews and "unreligious" Jews but also from "religious" Orthodox Jews whose religious ideology, intensity, and frequency of traditional religious behavior do not meet Hasidic standards...read more
By William B. Helmreich (introduced by) and Solomon Poll

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9781412805735 | Transaction Pub, June 6, 2006, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: The Hasidim of the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn separate themselves not only from non-Jews and "unreligious" Jews but also from "religious" Orthodox Jews whose religious ideology, intensity, and frequency of traditional religious behavior do not meet Hasidic standards.

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Product Description: On the afternoon of August 19, 1991, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the spiritual leader of the worldwide Lubavitch Hasidic movement headquartered in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, visited the Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens to pray at the grave of his predecessor...read more

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9781584655619 | Brandeis Univ, April 30, 2006, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: On the afternoon of August 19, 1991, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the spiritual leader of the worldwide Lubavitch Hasidic movement headquartered in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, visited the Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens to pray at the grave of his predecessor.

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Recounts the experiences of the East European Jews who settled in New York's East Side

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9780151463534 | Reprint edition (Harcourt, December 1, 1989), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Recounts the experiences of the East European Jews who settled in New York's East Side

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9780814736852 | 30 anv edition (New York Univ Pr, October 1, 2005), cover price $32.00
9780805209280 | Revised edition (Schocken Books, January 1, 1990), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Records the experiences of the East European Jews who settled in New York's East Side
9780671227555 | Pocket Books, June 1, 1978, cover price $6.95

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Product Description: Many of the Jewish emigrants who fled Eastern Europe in the late 1800s settled in New York City’s Lower East Side, establishing a vital and colorful subculture populated by laborers, radicals, actors, poets, peddlers, journalists, and intellectuals...read more

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9780486409016 | Dover Pubns, August 1, 1999, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Many of the Jewish emigrants who fled Eastern Europe in the late 1800s settled in New York City’s Lower East Side, establishing a vital and colorful subculture populated by laborers, radicals, actors, poets, peddlers, journalists, and intellectuals.

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A portrait of Bronx family life during the Depression finds young Kelly surrounded by a succession of boarders, stray dogs, unforgettable faces, and personalities, including a proud but impractical grandmother and bootlegger father.

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9780525459613 | Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A portrait of Bronx family life during the Depression features a succession of boarders, stray dogs, unforgettable faces, and personalities, including a proud but impractical grandmother and a bootlegger father

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Product Description: In 1886, when the first Jewish property owner took title to his parcel of land in the then village of Brownsville, the area was a cluster of cottages and tiny shops in the midst of dairy farmlands. Woods covered what were to become the main thoroughfares of Pitkin and Hopkinson Avenues...read more

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9780819701510 | Bloch Pub Co, May 1, 1997, cover price $27.50

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9780819705631 | 2 edition (Bloch Pub Co, May 1, 1997), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 1886, when the first Jewish property owner took title to his parcel of land in the then village of Brownsville, the area was a cluster of cottages and tiny shops in the midst of dairy farmlands.

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Product Description: This book, originally published as The Old East Side, is a collection of literature and documents ranging from the autobiography of the sculptor Jacob Epstein and the novels of Abraham Cahan to the reporting of William Dean Howells and the fictional reconstruction of a vanished world by Henry Roth...read more
By Milton Hindus (editor)

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9781560008422 | Transaction Pub, September 1, 1995, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: This book, originally published as The Old East Side, is a collection of literature and documents ranging from the autobiography of the sculptor Jacob Epstein and the novels of Abraham Cahan to the reporting of William Dean Howells and the fictional reconstruction of a vanished world by Henry Roth.

Product Description: Book by Oppenheimer, Joachim

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9780962940101 | Joachim Oppenheimer, May 1, 1991, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Book by Oppenheimer, Joachim

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Product Description: Book by Shokeid, Moshe

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9780801420788 | Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1988, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: Book by Shokeid, Moshe

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9780801494895 | Cornell Univ Pr, March 1, 1988, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by Shokeid, Moshe

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Product Description: This book is a story of people in a place. The people were Jewish immigrants who came to the United States from Eastern Europe, mainly between 1880 and the mid 1920's. The place was the Lower East Side of New York City, where the great majority of them settled, at least for part of their lives...read more

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9780486255101 | Dover Pubns, December 1, 1987, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: This book is a story of people in a place.

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Focuses on the children of Eastern European immigrants who settled in Manhattan, looking at the modified synagogues, philanthropic organizations, and other associations organized by second-generation Jews in New York

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9780231050623 | Columbia Univ Pr, January 1, 1981, cover price $74.50 | About this edition: Focuses on the children of Eastern European immigrants who settled in Manhattan, looking at the modified synagogues, philanthropic organizations, and other associations organized by second-generation Jews in New York

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9780231050630 | Columbia Univ Pr, March 1, 1983, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Focuses on the children of Eastern European immigrants who settled in Manhattan, looking at the modified synagogues, philanthropic organizations, and other associations organized by second-generation Jews in New York

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Photographs, cartoons, drawings, posters, memoirs, newspaper pieces, and a running narrative evoke the Jewish immigrant experience in America for half a century
By Irving Howe (editor) and Kenneth Libo (editor)

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9780399900518 | Putnam Pub Group, February 1, 1983, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: Photographs, cartoons, drawings, posters, memoirs, newspaper pieces, and a running narrative evoke the Jewish immigrant experience in America for half a century

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Product Description: Book by Weinberger, Moses

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9780841907072 | Holmes & Meier Pub, October 1, 1982, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Book by Weinberger, Moses

Paperback:

9780841907317 | Holmes & Meier Pub, October 1, 1982, cover price $17.95

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