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Author Rogoff, Leonard.

Title Down home : Jewish life in North Carolina / Leonard Rogoff
Published Chapel Hill : Published in association with the Jewish Heritage Foundation of North Carolina by the University of North Carolina Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (422 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents The colony : poor man's country, 1585-1776 -- Revolution and republic : wandering Jews, 1776-1835 -- Southern patriots : from Germany to North Carolina, 1835-1880 -- New Southerners : from shtetl to mill town, 1880-1920 -- Creating community : citizens and neighbors, 1920-1968 -- Sunbelt Jews : natives and newcomers, 1968-2009
Summary A sweeping chronicle of Jewish life in the Tar Heel State from colonial times to the present, this beautifully illustrated volume incorporates oral histories, original historical documents, and profiles of fascinating individuals. More than 125 historic and contemporary photographs complement Rogoff's engaging epic, providing a visual panorama of Jewish social, cultural, economic, and religious life in North Carolina
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Jews -- North Carolina -- History.
Jews -- North Carolina -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Jewish Heritage Foundation of North Carolina.
ISBN 0807833754 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807895997 (electronic bk.)
1469604132 (electronic bk.)
9780807833759 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807895993 (electronic bk.)
9781469604138 (electronic bk.)