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Author Cohen, Henry, 1927-

Title Kindler of souls : Rabbi Henry Cohen of Texas / by Henry Cohen II
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 153 pages) : illustrations
Series Focus on American history series
Focus on American history series.
Contents From Torah to Tennyson -- Being Jewish in Jamaica -- Little Jerusalem -- Planting roots -- The storm and its impact -- From health to horror -- "Through the gateway of Galveston" -- "Dear graduates" : on being a rabbi -- From the Kaiser to the Klan -- Prison reform : the rabbi and the convict -- Family matters and memory : 1930-1950 -- The rabbi and his times -- Appendix : selected poems by Rabbi Henry Cohen
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cohen, Henry, 1863-1952.
Rabbis -- Texas -- Galveston -- Biography.
Reform Judaism -- Texas -- Galveston.
Galveston (Tex.) -- Biography.
Galveston (Tex.) -- Social conditions.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006017295
ISBN 0292794797