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THE SPIRIT OF THE GHETTO - STUDIES OF THE JEWISH

QUARTER IN NEW YORK - THE ORIGINAL CLASSIC



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Finally available, a high quality book of the original classic edition of The Spirit of the Ghetto - Studies of the Jewish Quarter in New York. It was previously published by other bona fide publishers, and is now, after many years, back in print. This is a new and freshly published edition of this culturally important work by Hutchins Hapgood, which is now, at last, again available to you. Get the PDF and EPUB NOW as well. Included in your purchase you have The Spirit of the Ghetto - Studies of the Jewish Quarter in New York in EPUB AND PDF format to read on any tablet, eReader, desktop, laptop or smartphone simultaneous - Get it NOW. Enjoy this classic work today. These selected paragraphs distill the contents and give you a quick look inside The Spirit of the Ghetto - Studies of the Jewish Quarter in New York: Look inside the book: There are few more pathetic sights than an old man with a long beard, a little black cap on his head and a venerable face—a man who had been perhaps a Hebraic or Talmudic scholar in the old country, carrying or pressing piles of coats in the melancholy sweat-shop; or standing for sixteen hours a day by his push-cart in one 12 of the dozen crowded streets of the Ghetto, where the great markets are, selling among many other things apples, garden stuff, fish and second-hand shirts. ...There is many a huge building on Broadway which is the external sign (with the Hebrew name of the tenant emblazoned on some extended surface) of the energy and independence of some ignorant little Russian Jew, the son of a push-cart peddler or sweat-shop worker, who began his business career on the sidewalks, selling newspapers, blacking boots, dealing in candles, shoe-strings, fruit, etc., and continued it by peddling 29 in New Jersey or on Long Island until he could open a small basement store on Hester Street, then a more extensive establishment on Canal Street—ending perhaps as a rich merchant on Broadway.

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    • Ano de Edição: 2013
    • Ano:  2013
    • País de Produção: Canada
    • Código de Barras:  2001121333785
    • ISBN:  9781486499458

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