Jewish Life in Libau, Latvia

By Jacob Ben Lightman

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Social Service, March 1933

The emancipation of Latvia put a halt to all Russian trade in Libau, affecting the predominantly Jewish merchants and changing Jewish life. Political positions, religious life, and dialect were issues that shaped the lives of Latvian Jews after emancipation.

Topic: Language, Jewish Content, Change, Economy, Government

Name of Publication: The Jewish Social Service Quarterly

Editor: Kohs, S. C.

Volume/Issue: Vol.9/no.2

Page Number(s): 260-265

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Latvia

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Lightman, Jacob Ben. Jewish Life in Libau, Latvia. The Jewish Social Service Quarterly. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Social Service. March 1933: 260-265. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=12321


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