The Year

By Cyrus L. Sulzberger

American Jewish Committee (AJC), Jewish Publication Society (JPS), 1905

This report surveys happenings in the Jewish world during the Jewish calendar year 5664. Among many topics covered are: anti-Jewish rioting in Gomel, Galicia, East Prussia and Bessarabia; a blood libel accusation resulting in attacks in Bulgaria; a number of anti-Jewish attacks and massacres in Morocco; antisemitic incidents in the British isles; discussion in the British Parliament over settling Jews in East Africa; proposed measures in the US Congress to restrict immigration; the situation of Jews in Russia; the death of Herzl and the activities of Zionist groups worldwide; deaths of other notable Jews; the growing number of Jewish government officials in Italy; and happenings in America, including developments at the Jewish Theological Seminary and Hebrew Union College, and the growth of the American Jewish community.

Topic: History, Jewish-Christian Relations, Antisemitism, Immigration, Death and Mourning, Leadership, Zionism

Name of Publication: American Jewish Year Book

Volume/Issue: Vol. 6

Page Number(s): 19-39

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Genre: Report

Coverage: Europe , France , Ireland , Israel , Italy , Middle East , Morocco , Russia , United Kingdom , United States , World

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Sulzberger, Cyrus L. The Year. American Jewish Year Book. American Jewish Committee (AJC),Jewish Publication Society (JPS). 1905: 19-39.


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