Rememberings: The World of a Russian-Jewish Woman in the Nineteenth Century (Abridged / Paperback)

Rememberings: The World of a Russian-Jewish Woman in the Nineteenth Century By Pauline Wengeroff, Henry Wenkert (Editor), Bernard Dov Cooperman (Editor) Cover Image
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Studies and Texts in Jewish History and Culture, The Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Center for Jewish Studies, University of Maryland, no. 9

Memoir (translated from the German) of a Jewish woman in 19th-century Russia, with scholarly introduction and analysis.

Pauline Wengeroff's memoir tells what it was like to be a Jewish girl and a Jewish woman in 19th-century Russia, as foundations of faith and tradition eroded around her No other work like this survives.

Wengeroff details her traditional Jewish life in mid-19th century Russia and then the many changes brought on by the Jewish Enlightenment.



Product Details
ISBN: 9781883053611
ISBN-10: 1883053617
Abridged: Yes
Publisher: Eisenbrauns
Publication Date: June 30th, 2000
Pages: 306
Language: English
Series: Studies and Texts in Jewish History and Culture