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Author Gavish, Haya
Title Unwitting Zionists : The Jewish Community of Zakho in Iraqi Kurdistan
Imprint Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 2009
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Descript 1 online resource (454 pages)
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Series Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology
Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology
Note Cover -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Abbrevations -- 1. Between Folklore and History -- 2. Zakho, an Island in the River -- 3. Religious Attachment to Eretz Israel -- 4. Rabbinical Emissaries: A Bridge to Eretz Israel -- 5. Aliyah in the Prestate Period: The Historical Context -- 6. The British Mandate Period: Aliyah at All Costs -- 7. Zionism in Zakho: Zionist Cell or Center for Illegal Immigration? -- 8. Social Upheaval and National Emancipation, 1950-51 316 -- Epilogue -- Interviewees: Biographies of Members of the Zakho Community -- Interviewees: Emissaries to the Zionist Underground in Iraq -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Gavish, Haya Unwitting Zionists : The Jewish Community of Zakho in Iraqi Kurdistan Detroit : Wayne State University Press,c2009 9780814333662
Subject Jews -- Iraq -- Zākhū -- History -- 20th century.;Zionism -- Iraq -- Zākhū -- History.;Zākhū (Iraq) -- Ethnic relations
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