Caledonian Jews: A Study of Seven Small Communities in Scotland

Caledonian Jews: A Study of Seven Small Communities in Scotland

by Nathan Abrams

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786442850
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 07/01/2009
Pages: 242
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

About the Author

Nathan Abrams is a senior lecturer in film studies at Bangor University. He is the author and editor of four other books and has published several articles on Scottish Jewish History.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments v

Preface 1

Introduction 5



1. Aberdeen 15

2. Ayr 41

3. Dundee 65

4. Dunfermline 95

5. Falkirk 110

6. Greenock 123

7. Inverness, the Highlands, and Islands 142



Conclusion 167

Appendix A: Figures for the Size of the Communities 189

Appendix B: “A New Letter” 192

Appendix C: Burials in the Jewish Section of Grove Cemetery, Aberdeen 194

Appendix D: Burials in the Jewish Section of Bow Road Cemetery, Greenock 196

Appendix E: Burials in the Jewish Section of Tomnahurich Cemetery, Inverness 197

Appendix F: List of Children Enrolled in Falkirk Schools 198

Glossary of Hebrew and Yiddish Terms 201

Chapter Notes 203

Bibliography 223

Index 231

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