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Jacob H. Schiff : a study in American Jewish leadership

Author: Naomi Wiener Cohen
Publisher: Hanover, NH : University Press of New England, ©1999.
Series: Brandeis series in American Jewish history, culture, and life.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first full-scale biography of a major Jewish leader and financier.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jacob H Schiff; Jacob H Schiff
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naomi Wiener Cohen
ISBN: 0874519489 9780874519488
OCLC Number: 123134648
Description: xiv, 320 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Brandeis series in American Jewish history, culture, and life.
Responsibility: Naomi W. Cohen.

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"Modern American Jews generally believe that until the period after World War II American Jewry was afraid to exert political power. Jacob H. Schiff . . . is a useful corrective to this mistaken idea Read more...

 
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