Contributions to the History of Jews in Iaşi
(Iaşi, Romania)

47°10' / 27°36'

Translation of
Contributii La Istoria Obstii Evreilor din Iasi

Published in Bucharest, 1997



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This is a translation from: Contributii La Istoria Obstii Evreilor din Iasi: Contributions to the History of Jews in Iasi,
by Itic Svart-Kara and published by Editura Hasefer, Bucuresti, Romania, 1997

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This Book Translated by:

Alma Barozzi
Marcel Bratu
Avi Klammer
Rony Shaham
Susanna Vendel

Prologue/ Prof. Mihail M. Cernea7
A few words from the author11
Moments from the modern era29
Walking through the centuries40
The great turning point65
Toward the end of the century and the millennium89
Jewish folklore and popular arts in Iasi93
Selective bibliography101
Contribution to the history of the Jews in Iasi (English summary)105

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