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Becoming American Jews :Temple Israel of Boston /Meaghan Dwyer-Ryan, Susan L. Porter, Lisa Fagin Davis.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Davis, Lisa Fagin.
Dwyer-Ryan, Meaghan.
Porter, Susan L.
Publication
Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England
Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ;
Publisher Series
Brandeis series in American Jewish history, culture, and life
Brandeis series in American Jewish history, culture, and life.
Contents
Foreword / by Ronne Friedman -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- The synagogue and the community, 1842-1874 -- Becoming a reform temple, 1874-1911 -- The era of optimism, 1911-1928 -- The "menace of these tragic times," 1928-1953 -- Prophetic Judaism and the "symphony of American life," 1953-1973 -- "A home for every constituency," 1973-1988 -- "A community of communities," 1988-2009.
Date
c2009.
Description
xvii, 259 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Inscribed: "For the Library and Archives, with thanks for all your help, Susan."
ISBN
1584657901
9781584657903 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
256334
Call Number
Stacks BM225.B6 D89 2009
Other People and Orgs
Congregation Adath Israel (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive terms
History.
Jews History.
Reform Judaism History.
Synagogues History.
Places
Massachusetts Boston

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