The Resource My life as a radical Jewish woman : memoirs of a Zionist feminist in Poland, Puah Rakovsky ; edited and with an introduction by Paula E. Hyman ; translated from the Yiddish by Barbara Harshav with Paula E. Hyman

My life as a radical Jewish woman : memoirs of a Zionist feminist in Poland, Puah Rakovsky ; edited and with an introduction by Paula E. Hyman ; translated from the Yiddish by Barbara Harshav with Paula E. Hyman

Label
My life as a radical Jewish woman : memoirs of a Zionist feminist in Poland
Title
My life as a radical Jewish woman
Title remainder
memoirs of a Zionist feminist in Poland
Statement of responsibility
Puah Rakovsky ; edited and with an introduction by Paula E. Hyman ; translated from the Yiddish by Barbara Harshav with Paula E. Hyman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • yid
  • eng
Summary
In this striking autobiography, Puah Rakovksy (1865-1955) tells of her experiences as a Jewish woman in later 19th- and early 20th-century Poland who broke with her traditional upbringing to become a professional educator, Zionist activist, and feminist leader. Her passionate account offers unprecedented entree into the life experience of East European Jewry in a period of massive social change
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
  • 320.54/095694/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.P63
LC item number
R36713 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Modern Jewish Experience
Label
My life as a radical Jewish woman : memoirs of a Zionist feminist in Poland, Puah Rakovsky ; edited and with an introduction by Paula E. Hyman ; translated from the Yiddish by Barbara Harshav with Paula E. Hyman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Foreword; A Note on Transliteration; Map; Introduction; One: Bialystok "Warsaw; Two: A Kheyder for Girls; Three: Daughters of Zion; Four: Winds of Revolution; Five: Family Tragedies; Six: Winds of War; Seven: To the Land of Israel; Eight: Organizing Polish Jewish Women; Nine: Russian Journey; Ten: Aliyah; Index; About the Authors
Control code
ocm50174752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253108579
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl129959
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36440152
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50174752
  • ebsco0253108578

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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