By Lee Shai Weissbach
Frieden's tale presents a window onto Jewish existence in an period that observed the encroachment of contemporary principles right into a conventional society, nice streams of migration, and the undertaking of Jewish country development in Palestine. The memoir follows Frieden's pupil lifestyles within the yeshivas of japanese Europe, the practices of peddlers within the American South, and the complexities of British coverage in Palestine among the 2 international Wars. This first-hand account calls awareness to a couple usually missed elements of the trendy Jewish event and offers necessary perception into the heritage of the time.
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A Jewish Life on Three Continents: The Memoir of Menachem Mendel Frieden (Stanford Studies in Jewish History and Culture) by Lee Shai Weissbach