Author:Rome, David (compiler); Hayes, Saul (Introduction)

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Canadian Jewish Archives, New Series, Number 11 (Eleven), On Jules Helbronner

By: Rome, David (Compiler); Hayes, Saul (Introduction)

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Jewish Congress (CJC) National Archives / Jewish Community Foundation of Montreal: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156H0250

Condition: Good


vi +106 pages. Compiles the published documentation on (this Alsatian Jew) and gives it a continuity which cannot but be vivacious... Helbronner emerges as a fascinating and creative character... an honest man of great capacity; an altruistic public servant, especially to the numerous public of the poor; a man of probity who applied acerbic tests to situations often left unexamined; a spokesman for the inarticulate, he won such wide respect that even governments which disliked his views and programs entrusted him with missions of inquiry." - from Introduction. Sections include: Helbronne... View more info

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Canadian Jewish Archives, New Series, Number 12 (Twelve); On Mackenzie King and Jewish Sweating Labor (Labour) - Part 1 (One)

By: Rome, David (compiler); Hayes, Saul (Introduction)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Jewish Congress, National Archives: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156H0249

Condition: Good


vi, 91 pages. Provides penetrating analysis of a particularly important and mormative moment in the biography of William Lyon Mackenzie King. "We have here side glimpses of the Jews in the shops, Jews in the managers' offices, Jews in Toronto politics, the Holy Blossom Temple, Toronto Jews in Sarafand, Abraham Rhinewine, Jewish immigration cases - the warp and woof of the day in the life of the Jew early in the century. King could never have dreamed of such a role in Jewish historiography." - from page vi. Sections include: The Student and His Assignment; Those Toronto Jews; Prepar... View more info