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              Safe Among the Germans: Liberated Jews After World War II
               

              Safe Among the Germans: Liberated Jews After World War II (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gay, Ruth

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              This book tells the little-known story of why a quarter-million Jews, survivors of death camps and forced labor, sought refuge in Germany after World War II. Those who had ventured to return to Poland after liberation soon found that their homeland had become a new killing ground ...

              ISBN 9780300180145
              Published 15 July 2011 by Yale University Press
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              The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait
               

              The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Gay, Ruth; Introduction by Gay, Peter

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              Provides a panoramic overview of a now extinct culture: the 1500-year history of the Jews in Germany. Through texts, pictures and contemporary accounts it follows the German Jews from their first settlements on the Rhine in the fourth century to the destruction of the community i ...

              ISBN 9780300060522
              Published 15 September 1994 by Yale University Press
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              The Jewish King Lear: A Comedy in America
               

              The Jewish King Lear: A Comedy in America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gordin, Jacob; Edited by Glazer, Sophie; Translated by Gay, Ruth

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              The Jewish King Lear, written by the Russian-Jewish writer Jacob Gordin, was first performed on the New York stage in 1892, during the height of a massive emigration of Jews from eastern Europe to America. This book presents the original play to the English-speaking reader for th ...

              ISBN 9780300180152
              Published 15 July 2011 by Yale University Press
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              Unfinished People: Eastern European Jews Encounter America
                

              Unfinished People: Eastern European Jews Encounter America (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gay, Ruth

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              Nearly three million Jews emigrated to America from Eastern Europe between 1880 and the outbreak of World War I. In this work, Ruth Gay brings to life their story, showing how a new America was invented.

              ISBN 9780393322408
              Published 1 October 2001 by WW Norton & Co
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