The book is the first comprehensive documented study of Jews in Nevada from 1850 to the present. It details their involvement in the development and fostering of the state s earliest settlements and its social and political institutions. Among the themes are: antisemitism, Jewish participation in civil rights initiatives, and the explosive growth of Jewry in the Las Vegas metropolitan area along with the development of an expanding Jewish cultural infrastructure. It includes victimized peddlers and modern millionaires, ...

Jews in Nevada: A History 2011, University of Nevada Press

ISBN-13: 9780874178456

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Jews in Nevada: A History 2008, University of Nevada Press

ISBN-13: 9780874177374

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