Jerusalem on the Amur: Birobidzhan and the Canadian Jewish Communist Movement, 1924-1951 (NONE)

Jerusalem on the Amur: Birobidzhan and the Canadian Jewish Communist Movement, 1924-1951 (NONE)

By: Henry Felix Srebrnik (author)Hardback

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Description

The involvement of Canadian Jewish Communists in the development of an autonomous Jewish region in the Soviet Union.

About Author

Henry Srebrnik is professor of political studies, University of Prince Edward Island and the author of London Jews and British Communism, 1935-1945.

Contents

Illustrations; Abbreviations and Acronyms; Preface 1 Introduction: Jewish Radicalism, the World Communist Movement, and Birobidzhan; 2 icoras an Inclusive Organization, 192429; 3 The Sectarian Years, 192935; 4 Canadian icor Branches: The First Decade; 5 An All-Canadian Organization, 193539; 6 Reuben Brainin: A Maskil for Birobidzhan; 7 The Jewish Communists in the Second World War; 8 The Postwar Period and the Formation of the Canadian Birobidjan Committee; 9 Conclusion: The Cold War and the End of a Dream Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773534285
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780773534285
  • ISBN10: 0773534288

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