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The Resource The pity of it all : a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933, Amos Elon

The pity of it all : a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933, Amos Elon

Label
The pity of it all : a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933
Title
The pity of it all
Title remainder
a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933
Statement of responsibility
Amos Elon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of German Jews from the mid-eighteenth century to the eve of the Third Reich traces their transformation from cattle dealers and wandering peddlers to a successful community of writers, philosophers, scientists, and activists
Cataloging source
P@N
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elon, Amos
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.G33
LC item number
E57 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Germany
  • Germany
Target audience
adult
Label
The pity of it all : a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933, Amos Elon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Spring of nations
  • 6.
  • Hopes and anxieties
  • 7.
  • Years of progress
  • 8.
  • Assimilation and its discontents
  • 9.
  • War fever
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • The end
  • Ancient renown
  • 2.
  • The age of Mendelssohn
  • 3.
  • Miniature utopias
  • 4.
  • Heine and Börne
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780312422813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 53915964
  • (OCoLC)53915964
Label
The pity of it all : a portrait of the German-Jewish epoch, 1743-1933, Amos Elon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Spring of nations
  • 6.
  • Hopes and anxieties
  • 7.
  • Years of progress
  • 8.
  • Assimilation and its discontents
  • 9.
  • War fever
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • The end
  • Ancient renown
  • 2.
  • The age of Mendelssohn
  • 3.
  • Miniature utopias
  • 4.
  • Heine and Börne
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Picador edition.
Extent
446 pages
Isbn
9780312422813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • 53915964
  • (OCoLC)53915964

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