Polin Volume 7: A Journal of Polish-Jewish Studies / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $19.75
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 79%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (7) from $19.75   
  • New (2) from $23.95   
  • Used (5) from $19.75   
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
Seller since 2005

Feedback rating:



New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Hardcover New 0631189327.

Ships from: portland, OR

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Seller since 2008

Feedback rating:


Condition: New

Ships from: Chicago, IL

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Sort by


First published in the year of the fiftieth anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising, this volume has a special section with memoirs and other material dealing with aspects of Jewish life in Nazi-occupied Warsaw. Topics covered in other articles include the autobiographies of Salomon Maimon and Jakob Fromer, entitled 'From the Ghetto to Modern Culture'; Jan Czynski and the question of equal rights for all religious faiths; education of Jewish women in the nineteenth century; ritual slaughter as a political issue; and the Jewish press in Kraków in the inter-war years.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"For the interested academic, and for all those committed to obtaining a greater knowledge of the relationship between the Poles and the Polish-Jewish community ... [Polin] should be a welcome addition to any library shelf." Jewish Book News and Reviews

"No comparable journal exists and Polin is to be emphatically recommended to all students of Polish and Jewish history." Lionel Kochan, British Book News

"This journal is perhaps the most valuable source book on Polish-Jewish relations. This volume comes closer to objectivity than any similar work I have read. Mr. Antony Polonsky and the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies, Oxford, are to be congratulated for this scholarly contribution to the promotion of understanding among people. I sincerely recommend it to all who are interested in the history of Poland. I urge all Polish-American organizations to donate a copy to their local library." Polish-American Journal

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780631189329
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/10/1993
  • Series: Polin Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.81 (d)

Table of Contents

Statement from the Editors.

Part I: Articles:.

1. A Brief History of the Jews in Royal Prussia before 1772: Zenon Nowak.

2. From the Ghetto to Modern Culture: Ritchie Robertson.

3. Jan Czynski and the Question of Equality of Rights for all Religious Faiths in Poland: Adam Galkowski.

4. Clark Adam Mickiewicz's 'Forth and Four' or the Dangers of Playing with Kabbalahs: Joanna Rostropowicz.

5. Gender Differentiation and Education of the Jewish Woman in Nineteenth-Century Eastern Europe: Shaul Stampfer.

6. Vox Populi, Vox Dei: The Centrality of Peretz in Jewish Fokloristics: Mark W. Kiel.

7. The Linas-Hatsedek Charitable Fraternity in Bialystock, 1885-1939: Tomasz Wisniewski.

8. The Jewish Press in Krakow: Czeslaw Brzoza.

9. Ritual Slaughter as a Political Issue: Szymon Rudnicki.

10. Britain and the Jewish Exodus from Poland Following the Second World War: Ariel Joseph Kochavi.

Part II: Life in Nazi Occupied Warsaw:.

11. Three Ghetto Sketches: Jan Marek Gronski.

12. My Recollections of the Deportation of Janusz Korczak.

13. The Death of Adam Czerniakow and Janusz Korczak's Last Journey: Jerzy Lewinski.

14. Sister Wanda: Anna Clarke Notes The Activities of the Democratic Societies and Democratic Party in Defending Jewish Rights in Poland on the Eve of Hitler's Invasion: Aharon Weiss.

Part III: Documents:.

15. Dealing with the History of Jews in Galicia in Lwow Archives: Dora Katzenelson.


Notes for Contributors.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)