Download PDF by Betty N. Hoffman: A History of Jewish Connecticut: Mensches, Migrants and

By Betty N. Hoffman

ISBN-10: 1596299878

ISBN-13: 9781596299870

in the course of the progressive warfare, Sephardic Jews fled British-occupied ny to develop into the 1st Jewish households in Connecticut. This lengthy Jewish background is explored in a suite of essays by means of historians and group participants around the nation, from colonial occasions and the function Jews performed within the Civil conflict to stories of summer time nights at Lebanon's Grand Lake resort and Danbury's Lake Waubeeka. sign up for editor Betty N. Hoffman and corporate as they recount stories of child Kaplan, the "Meriden Buzz Saw," who grew to become boxing's 1925 Featherweight Champion of the realm; the Lender family members, who "bagelized America"; and the sleek own carrier of Marlow's division shop in Manchester to bare a desirable and intimate portrait of Jewish Connecticut.

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