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By Hasia Diner,Gennady Estraikh

Winner of the 2013 nationwide Jewish booklet Award, Anthologies and Collections
 
The 12 months 1929 represents an incredible turning aspect in interwar Jewish society, proving to be a 12 months while Jews, despite the place they lived, observed themselves suffering from advancements that happened round the international, because the crises continued by way of different Jews grew to become a part of the transnational Jewish realization. within the usa, the inventory industry crash introduced lasting monetary, social, and ideological adjustments to the Jewish neighborhood and restricted its skill to aid humanitarian and nationalist initiatives in different international locations. In Palestine, the anti-Jewish riots in Hebron and different cities underscored the vulnerability of the Zionist company and ignited heated discussions between quite a few Jewish political teams concerning the knowledge of creating a Jewish nation on its old website. even as, within the Soviet Union, the consolidation of energy within the fingers of Stalin created a miles extra dogmatic weather within the overseas Communist flow, together with its Jewish branches.
 
Featuring a glowing array of students of Jewish heritage, 1929 surveys the Jewish international in a single yr providing transparent examples of the transnational connections which associated Jews to every other—from politics, international relations, and philanthropy to literature, tradition, and the destiny of Yiddish—regardless of the place they lived. Taken jointly, the essays in 1929 argue that, even if American, Soviet, German, Polish, or Palestinian, Jews through the global lived in an international context.

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