East European Jews in Switzerland
|Series title:||New Perspectives on Modern Jewish History Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||De Gruyter, Inc.|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $126.00|
| Book Description: |
During the era of Jewish mass migration from Eastern Europe (from the 1880s until the First World War), Switzerland with its liberal policies on foreigners became a key destination for students, revolutionaries, and travelers. The micro-studies and more general approaches of this volume interweave and facilitate a novel take on the transitory spatial history and the Lebenswelt of East European Jews in Switzerland. Topics range from the location of Switzerland on the map of East...