1300 36 33 32

From immigrant beginnings in city tenements to modern-day life suburban life, Betty Hoffman's Jewish West Hartford profiles the vigorous and vibrant Semitic community of Connecticut's capital city. Hartford's Jewish population has undergone dramatic and dynamic transformations since the Puritan era. Author Betty Hoffman bears witness to the key changes, including assimilation and suburbanization, while focusing on the Jewish-oriented institutions and civic associations that have come to anchor and define the community. Interlaced with poignant first-person recollections, Jewish West Hartford provides an engrossing chronicle that is both thoughtful and affectionate.

Buy Jewish West Hartford: book by Betty N Hoffman from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781596292048
ISBN-10: 1596292040
Format: Paperback / softback
(231mm x 155mm x 10mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: History Press (SC)
Publisher: History Press (SC)
Publish Date: 27-Jul-2007
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Jewish West Hartford: book by Betty N Hoffman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Books By Author Betty N Hoffman

History of Jewish Connecticut by Betty N Hoffman

A History of Jewish Connecticut

Paperback / softback, November 2010
$34.09