Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry, Volume 6

Jews in Lodz, 1820-1939

Edited by: Antony Polonsky

This volume is devoted to the part Jews played in the history of L?dz? between 1820 and 1939. Specifically, it focuses on the place of the Jews in the industrial elite of this multi-ethnic textile town, and on its role as a centre of the modern movement and of Jewish artistic and literary creativity. It is the result of a collaborative venture with the Historical Institute of University of L?dz?.

352 pages

Publication Date: 4/28/2005
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781904113157