9781433113864 hardcover alkaline paper 9781433119040 9781453908884 e-book
Washington College studies in religion, politics, and culture ; v. 2.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Setting the scene: who were the Jews of modern Poland? Refuge and opportunity: the rise of the Jewish community of Poland Cracow and Lublin, Auschwitz and Majdanek: medieval heights and modern depths From deluge to partition: the decline of Polish Jewry The Jews in partitioned Poland's divergent development, 1795-World War I Lodz: 19th century boom, 20th century bust Hometown homecoming: from Ostroveh to Treblinka Warsaw: capital catastrophe.