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Author Schwartz, Shuly Rubin.

Title The rabbi's wife : the rebbetzin in American Jewish life / Shuly Rubin Schwartz
Published New York : New York University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 312 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents The pioneers -- The power behind the throne -- "Mr. & Mrs. God" -- Two for the price of one -- "Please [don't] call me rebbetzin!" -- They married what they wanted to be, but what does that mean for the future?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-298) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Rabbis' spouses -- Religious life -- United States.
Rabbis' spouses -- United States -- History.
Rabbis' spouses -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 081473989X (electronic bk.)
1429414219 (electronic bk.)
9780814739891 (electronic bk.)
9781429414210 (electronic bk.)