Tradition and Modernisn in the Shtetl Aisheshuk, 1919-1939

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  • English
Princeton University Press
The Physical Object
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ISBN 100938495003

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Princeton, N. J.; Princeton University Press, Publishers cloth. 8vo. pages. 21 cm. First edition. Princeton Undergraduate thesis; a history of the shtetl Aisheshuk, with first hand accounts from many former residents threaded into the.

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The history of Eišiškės (Eishyshok) shtetl has been documented in the book There Once Was A World by Yaffa Eliach, professor at Brooklyn College.

Ellen Livingston, Tradition and Modernism in the Shtetl: Aisheshuk, – An Oral History. Princeton University Undergraduate Studies in History. Princeton University Press, Title: Curriculum Development Specialist.

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