Jewish Communities of the Worldby Avi Beker
More than just a guide to centers of Jewish population throughout the world, this comprehensive work provides facts about the demography and history of these important communities, as well as a listing and descriptions of community organizations, religious life, local Jewish culture, and educational facilities. Introductory sections include information on the founding of Israel, population statistics, and thoughts on topics ranging from the Diaspora to the founding of the Jewish state. Liberal photographs and notes help illustrate the unique character and culture of each community.
- Lerner Publishing Group
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- 6.16(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.77(d)
- Age Range:
- 12 - 17 Years
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This work is an excellent guidebook to the Jewish world. Reading it however does not diminish one's sense of anxiety of how many Jewish communities are aging, and in demographic decline.