Photographing the Jewish nation : pictures from S. An-sky's ethnographic expeditions (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Photographing the Jewish nation : pictures from S. An-sky's ethnographic expeditions

Author: Eugene M Avrutin
Publisher: Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
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From 1912 to 1914, S. An-sky and the photographer Solomon Iudovin gathered materials and took photographs of Jewish daily life in pre-Revolutionary Russia's Pale of Settlement. Photographing the Jewish Nation offers English-language readers their first look at over 170 extraordinary, recently rediscovered photographs from their expeditions. The pictures provide visual texture-in remarkable detail-that rarely appears  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Named Person: S An-Ski; S I︠U︡dovin; S An-Ski; S I︠U︡dovin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eugene M Avrutin
ISBN: 9781611686838 1611686830
OCLC Number: 887939030
Description: x, 212 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: edited by Eugene M. Avrutin [and five others].

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Over 170 amazing photographs of Jewish life in the Pale of Settlement, from S. An-sky's ethnographic expeditions  Read more...

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