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Author Orleck, Annelise.

Title The Soviet Jewish Americans / Annelise Orleck ; photographs by Elizabeth Cooke.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, c1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.0492 ORL    Available
Description xiv, 216 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series The new Americans, 1092-6364
New Americans (Westport, Conn.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-210) and index.
Contents What they left behind and why they left -- Remembering Soviet Jewish life -- How and why they left -- What they found and what they created in the United States -- Settling Soviet Jewish America: New York and beyond -- Gender and generation: the varied rhythms of acculturation -- Epilogue: Personal and political transformations--Soviet Jewish life in the United States after 25 years of immigration.
Subject Jews, Soviet -- United States -- Social conditions.
Jews -- Soviet Union -- History.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
ISBN 0313300747 (alk. paper) : $39.95

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