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The life of Glückel of Hameln, 1646-1724

Author: Glueckel, of Hameln; Beth-Zion Abrahams
Publisher: Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Annotation The memoir of Gluckel of Hameln, widely viewed as one of the earliest major published works written by a woman, has become a classic. Born in the Hamburg ghetto in 1646, Gluckel presentas a compelling account of 17th-century Germany and its Jewish community. Gluckel's aim in writing the memoir was to survive the long nights that tormented her after the death of her beloved husband, and to record a family  Read more...
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Glueckel, of Hameln, 1646-1724.
Life of Glückel of Hameln, 1646-1724.
Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 2010
(OCoLC)437299452
Named Person: Glueckel, of Hameln; Glueckel, of Hameln.; Glueckel, of Hameln
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Glueckel, of Hameln; Beth-Zion Abrahams
ISBN: 9780827609525 0827609523
OCLC Number: 676697197
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 190 pages, [22] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: ""Half-Title ""; ""Title ""; ""Copyright ""; ""Dedication ""; ""Introduction ""; ""Acknowledgments ""; ""List of Illustrations ""; ""Book I""; ""Book II""; ""Book III ""; ""Book IV ""; ""Book V""; ""Book VI ""; ""Book VII""; ""Index ""; ""Index of Places ""; ""Index ""
Other Titles: Zikhroynes̀.
Responsibility: written by herself ; translated from the original Yiddish and edited by Beth-Zion Abrahams.

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Gluumlckel's aim, was to while away the long and melancholy nights that tormented her after her husband's death, and to inform her 12 children about their family and its history. This title gives an  Read more...

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