Record:   Prev Next
Author Cernea, Ruth Fredman
Title Almost Englishmen : Baghdadi Jews in British Burma / Ruth Fredman Cernea
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, c2007
book jacket
 CAPAS Library  DS135.B87 C47 2007    AVAILABLE    30620020091285
Descript xxv, 175 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-165) and index
The Baghdadi diaspora -- Adventurers and entrepreneurs -- Beautiful Burmese days -- Three cheers for the king and the British Empire -- The comforts of home -- Bene Israel vs. Baghdadis : the court case -- Desperate passage to India; the war in Burma -- Return to Burma -- Burma and Israel -- Embers
Subject Jews -- Burma -- History
Jews, Iraqi -- Burma
Burma -- Ethnic relations
Record:   Prev Next