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JAZZ AGE JEWS, Alexander, Michael

Author Name    Alexander, Michael

Title   JAZZ AGE JEWS

Binding   Softcover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Paperback

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.A. Princeton University Press 2001

ISBN Number    0691086796 / 9780691086798

Seller ID   010280

viii, + 239pp., plus 12 page, b/white photographically-illustrated section. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean (printed on acid-free paper), small black stripe to lower text-block edge. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased. "By the 1920s, Jews were - by all economic, political and cultural measures of the day - making it in America. Yet many deliberately identified with groups that remained excluded. The stories of Al Jolson, Felix Frankfurter, and Arnold Rothstein are told together to explore this paradox in the psychology of American Jewry . . . " Contents include: Introduction, Interlude, 17 chapters over three 'parts', Conclusion, Notes, Bibliography, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 370g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Jews, Jewry, United States, Social Life, Identity, Customs, Politics, Government, Ethnic Relations, Arnold Rothstein, Al Jolson, Felix Frankfurter, American History, Jewish Studies

Price = 13.16 AUD



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