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Author Dynner, Glenn, 1969- author.

Title Yankel's tavern : Jews, liquor, & life in the Kingdom of Poland / Glenn Dynner
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2013]


Description 1 online resource
Contents ""Cover""; ""Yankel�s Tavern""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""CONTENTS""; ""Author�s Preface""; ""A Note on Translations, Foreign Terms, and Names""; ""Introduction ""; ""1. Entrance: Myths and Countermyths ""; ""2. Rural Jewish Prohibition in the Kingdom of Poland ""; ""3. The Urban Jewish Liquor Trade in the Kingdom of Poland ""
4. Soldiers, Smugglers and Spies: Jewish Tavernkeepers during the Polish Uprisings of 1830 and 1863 5. The Tavernkeepers Speak: Polish Jewish Tavernkeeping in the Wake of Peasant Emancipation -- 6. Farmers, Soldiers, and Students: Reforming Jewish Tavernkeepers -- Conclusion
Notes Bibliography -- Index
Summary In 'Yankel's Tavern', Glenn Dynner investigates the role of Jews in tavern-keeping in the Kingdom of Poland between 1815 and the uprising of 1863-4 and its aftermath
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Jews -- Poland -- Social conditions -- 19th century
Hotelkeepers -- Poland -- History -- 19th century
Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Poland -- History -- 19th century
Alcohol (Jewish law)
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Small Business.
Alcohol (Jewish law)
Bars (Drinking establishments)
Ethnic relations
Jews -- Social conditions
Politics and government
Poland -- Politics and government -- 19th century
Poland -- Ethnic relations
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199988525