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Avengers and defenders : glimpses of Chicago's Jewish past

Author: Walter Roth
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Academy Chicago Publishers, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first Jewish pioneers arrived in Chicago in 1841. And only five years later, Chicago's first synagogue was established. This title paints a tapestry of well-known and little-known Jews from  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roth, Walter, 1929-
Avengers and defenders.
Chicago, IL : Academy Chicago Publishers, 2008
(OCoLC)653438482
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Roth
ISBN: 0897335732 9780897335737
OCLC Number: 227281844
Description: xii, 235 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Walter Roth.

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"Walter Roth's meticulous research brings alive in equal measure some of the best-known and least remembered, but fascinating, episodes in Chicago Jewish history. Roth clearly loves Chicago and its Read more...

 
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