America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today

America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today

A groundbreaking history of how Jewish women have maintained their identity and influenced social activism as they wrote themselves into American history. What does it mean to be a Jewish woman in America? In a gripping historical narrative, Pamela S. Nadell weaves together the stories of a diverse group of extraordinary people?from the colonial era?s Grace Nathan and her g A groundbreaking history of how Jewish women have maintained their identity and influenced social activism as the...

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Title:America's Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today
Author:Pamela Nadell
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Genres:History
ISBN:0393651231
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:336 pages pages

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  • Linden
    Dec 21, 2018
    A review of the role of Jewish women in America's history, the earliest times are largely imagined ("To peer into their world we must use our imagination.") I prefer more factual nonfiction writing-- the rest of the book seemed thoroughly researched. The author also makes the controver...
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    Apr 08, 2019
    Nice addition to my own "background" reading in my continuing education/self-study program in Jewish studies. (My thanks to Norton for the complimentary copy.) ...
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    Oct 26, 2018
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  • saranimals
    Jan 09, 2019
    As an American Jewish Woman myself, I was thrilled to receive an ARC of this book via a goodreads giveaway. An informative, well-researched, well written book. A worthwhile read for anyone interested in American history, and/or women's rights, and/or Jewish history. Absolutely essenti...
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    Dec 11, 2018
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  • Patricia Rohner
    Apr 08, 2019
    I love this book It really gives me a feel for how jewish women evolved and contributed in America through the ages!!! ...
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