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The Resource The Holocaust averted : an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967, Jeffrey S. Gurock

The Holocaust averted : an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967, Jeffrey S. Gurock

Label
The Holocaust averted : an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967
Title
The Holocaust averted
Title remainder
an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey S. Gurock
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In The Holocaust Averted, Jeffrey Gurock imagines what might have happened to the Jewish community in the United States if the Holocaust had never occurred and forces readers to contemplate how the road to acceptance and empowerment for today's American Jews could have been harder than it actually was
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurock, Jeffrey S.
Dewey number
973/.04924
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • E184.36.P64
  • E184.36.P64
LC item number
  • G87 2015
  • G87 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Zionism
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Israel and the diaspora
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
  • United States
Label
The Holocaust averted : an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967, Jeffrey S. Gurock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A world at war, 1938 -- American Jewry in the late 1930s: a respite for an insecure community -- Conflicting challenges for an America at peace, 1938-1944 -- Without the 'boss': American Jewry's concerns, 1940-1944 -- The Eastern European threat and an end to U.S. isolationism, 1944-1945 -- Divided allegiances: American Jews and Israel, 1944-1950 -- Suburban Jewish cul de sacs, 1950-1960 -- The 1960s and the trials of acceptance for American Jews -- Unending dilemmas: Israelis, Arabs, the world powers and American Jews -- Conclusion alternate history and the realities of American Jewish life
Control code
sky274539386
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 300 pages
Isbn
9780813572376
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014021724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024749789
Label
The Holocaust averted : an alternate history of American Jewry, 1938-1967, Jeffrey S. Gurock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A world at war, 1938 -- American Jewry in the late 1930s: a respite for an insecure community -- Conflicting challenges for an America at peace, 1938-1944 -- Without the 'boss': American Jewry's concerns, 1940-1944 -- The Eastern European threat and an end to U.S. isolationism, 1944-1945 -- Divided allegiances: American Jews and Israel, 1944-1950 -- Suburban Jewish cul de sacs, 1950-1960 -- The 1960s and the trials of acceptance for American Jews -- Unending dilemmas: Israelis, Arabs, the world powers and American Jews -- Conclusion alternate history and the realities of American Jewish life
Control code
sky274539386
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 300 pages
Isbn
9780813572376
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014021724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024749789

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