The Jews of Roumania From The Earliest Times to the Present Day

By E. Schwarzfeld

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1902

The author surveys the history of Romanian Jewry from antiquity through the 19th Century. He discusses varying theories on the period of first Jewish settlement there; outlines various migrations and geographic movements in response to wars and other political and social occurrences; discusses the treatment of Jews by various rulers; indicates noteworthy Jews in Romanian history; and notes economic, religious and cultural activities of Romanian Jewry.

Topic: Political Behavior, History, Antisemitism, Culture, Immigration, Community Development, Demography, Politics

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 3

Page Number(s): 25-62

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Europe , Romania

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Schwarzfeld, E.. The Jews of Roumania From The Earliest Times to the Present Day. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1902: 25-62.


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