The Resource The first Jews in North America : the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860, Denis Vaugeois ; translated by Keathe Roth, (electronic resource)

The first Jews in North America : the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860, Denis Vaugeois ; translated by Keathe Roth, (electronic resource)

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The first Jews in North America : the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860
Title
The first Jews in North America
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860
Statement of responsibility
Denis Vaugeois ; translated by Keathe Roth
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Filled with original documents and vintage illustrations, this history chronicles the lives of the Hart familya Jewish family who settled in predominantly Catholic Trois-Rivières, Québec, in 1761. Following Aaron Hart and his descendants for a century, this account not only bares the Jewish struggle for equality and freedom, but also delineates the contributions made by the various family membersincluding the passing of the Jewish Emancipation Act in 1832 and the creation of the Hart Memorial Trophy for the National Hockey League's Most Valuable Player. A fascinating and comprehensive read, this book breaks new ground in its examination of the Jewish experience in North America
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
200
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F1035.J5
LC item number
V3813 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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adult
The first Jews in North America : the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860, Denis Vaugeois ; translated by Keathe Roth, (electronic resource)
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The first Jews in North America : the extraordinary story of the Hart family, 1760-1860, Denis Vaugeois ; translated by Keathe Roth, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-325) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn811411026
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 347 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781926824635
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits.
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f811411026
  • (CaAE) f811411026

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