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The Resource Jacob's cane : a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore, Elisa New

Jacob's cane : a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore, Elisa New

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Jacob's cane : a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore
Title
Jacob's cane
Title remainder
a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore
Statement of responsibility
Elisa New
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A five-generation family memoir captures the Jewish-American immigrant experience, describing the author's research into her ancestry while offering insight into the profound influence of modern German culture from the Enlightenment through the Holocaust
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
New, Elisa
Dewey number
929/.20973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F189.B19
LC item number
J56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish businesspeople
  • Levy family
  • Barron family
  • New, Elisa
  • New, Elisa
  • Jews
Label
Jacob's cane : a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore, Elisa New
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The social-eest
  • Mother earth
  • The arcadia works
  • Jacob's cane
  • Blitzkrieg Barbarossa
  • Yellow star, gold star
  • We expand from shrinking
  • Initials
  • From Shavli, in Lita
  • From the river Bug to Riga
  • The free Hanseatic city of Balt-ee-mewer
  • That bewitching vegetable
  • What is to be done?
  • Beautiful machines
  • What she wears, what he wears
Control code
ocn316825474
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
v, 328 p.
Isbn
9780465015252
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029941
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316825474
Label
Jacob's cane : a Jewish family's journey from the four lands of Lithuania to the ports of London and Baltimore, Elisa New
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • The social-eest
  • Mother earth
  • The arcadia works
  • Jacob's cane
  • Blitzkrieg Barbarossa
  • Yellow star, gold star
  • We expand from shrinking
  • Initials
  • From Shavli, in Lita
  • From the river Bug to Riga
  • The free Hanseatic city of Balt-ee-mewer
  • That bewitching vegetable
  • What is to be done?
  • Beautiful machines
  • What she wears, what he wears
Control code
ocn316825474
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
v, 328 p.
Isbn
9780465015252
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009029941
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)316825474

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