Publisher description for Portraits of our past : Jews of the German countryside / Emily C. Rose.

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An absorbing look at the daily lives of rural Jews in eighteenth and nineteenth century Germany.

Includes over 75 black and white illustrations, a guide for researchers, maps, and a bibliography.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1800-1933.
Germany -- Rural conditions.
Germany -- Ethnic relations.
Jews, German -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
Rose, Emily C. -- Family.