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KAGANOFF / AMERICAN JEWISH HISTORY
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S k l a r e , M a r s h a l l ,
ed.
T he Jew in American Society.
New York:
Behrman House, 1974.
ix+404
pp.
$12.50.
A collection of material intended to serve as a source book for
the study of the sociology of the American Jew.
Yivo
I n s t i t u t e f o r J ew ish R e s e a r c h .
T he Early Jewish Labor M ove­
m en t in the Un ited States.
Translated and revised by Aaron
Antonovsky from the original Yiddish edited by Elias Tcherikower.
New York: 1961. v+379 pp. $7.50.
A condensation of the original two-volume work with the addi­
tion of new material; a major portion of the study is devoted to
the European background of the Jewish immigrant and the
American setting to which he came.
STUD IES OF N A T IO N A L IN S T IT U T IO N S
A g a r , H e r b e r t .
T he Saving R emnan t: An Account of Jewish Survival.
New York: Viking Press, 1960. ix+269 pp. illus. $5.00.
The history of the activities of the American Jewish Joint Dis­
tribution Committee.
B a u e r , Y ehuda .
M y Bro ther’s K eeper: A H istory of the American
Jewish Jo in t D istr ibu tion Comm ittee 1929-1939.
Philadelphia:
The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1974. 350 pp. $7.95.
C o h en , N a om i W .
N o t Free to Desist: The American Jewish Comm ittee
1906-1966.
Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of Amer­
ica, 1972. x iii+652 pp. $9.00.
A history of the Committee and its programs.
G o r en , A r t h u r A .
N ew York Jews and the Quest for Commun ity: The
Kehillah E xperim en t, 1908-1922.
New York: Columbia University
Press, 1970. x+361 pp. $12.50.
An excellent study on the efforts made by New York City Jewry
to create a comprehensive communal structure that would unite
the entire Jewish population.
L ev in , M a r l in .
Balm in G ilead: The Story of Hadassah.
New York:
Schocken, 1973. xiv+274 pp. illus. $7.95.
A history of Hadassah, the women’s Zionist organization..
Sh ap iro , Y o n a th a n .
Leadersh ip of the American Zion st Organization,
1897-1930.
Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1971. x i+295 pp.
$9.50.
A study of the changing ideological and organizational structure
of the American Zionist movement.