Book Review: Ostrich Feathers and Global Commerce

By Shulamit Reinharz

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2009

Dr. Reinharz reviews Plumes: Ostrich Feathers, Jews, and a Lost World of Global Commerce, by Sarah Abrevaya Stein. She argues that the book gives a thorough look at how and why Jews were so deeply involved in the trade of feathers.

Topic: Literature, History, Geography, Employment, Jobs

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 39/656

Page Number(s): 17-18

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Genre: Book Review

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Reinharz, Shulamit. Book Review: Ostrich Feathers and Global Commerce. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2009: 17-18.


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