By: Schoener, Allon; Feingold, Henry (Introduction by)
New York, Rizzoli: 1983
Seller ID: 003514
Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket
This Album is a unique narrative in image and word that recounts the growth and flowering of the Jewish community in the United States. The profusion of evocative images record the panorama of Jewish life from 1654, when 23 Spanish and Portuguese colonists sought refuge in New Amsterdam, to the twentieth century, when the United States boasts the largest Jewish population in the world. Hundreds of illustrations, many never before reproduced in book form, were chosen from scores of sources, including public archives and private family albums. Not only the great and well-known, but the unsung ar... View More...