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Building a Public Judaism

Synagogues and Jewish Identity in Nineteenth-Century Europe

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$58.50 • £46.95 • €52.50

ISBN 9780674059894

Publication Date: 01/08/2013

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360 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 halftones

World

  • Introduction
  • 1. An Architecture of Emancipation or an Architecture of Separatism? — Berlin
  • 2. “There Should Be Sermons in Stone” — Victorian London
  • 3 From Café Chantant to Jewish House of Worship — Amsterdam
  • 4. “We Want a Synagogue; the Jews of Paris Are Ready to Pay for It” — Paris
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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