Encounters with the

Encounters with the "Holy Land": Place, Past and Future in American Jewish Culture

by Jeffrey Shandler, Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Arthur A. Goren
     
 
Three essays illuminate American interpretations of the "holy land" by examining American tourism and travel to pre-state Israel, the representation of the holy land in exhibitions and world fairs, and the symbols and the public culture of American Zionism.

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Three essays illuminate American interpretations of the "holy land" by examining American tourism and travel to pre-state Israel, the representation of the holy land in exhibitions and world fairs, and the symbols and the public culture of American Zionism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781891507007
Publisher:
National Museum of American Jewish History
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.25(d)

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