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Encounter with the “Holy Land:” Place, Past and Future in American Jewish Culture

1998
104 pp. 41 illus. (7 color)
Paper, 1-891507-00-1. $11.95

Encounters with the "Holy Land"


Jeffery Shandler and Beth S. Wegner, eds.

encounters with the holy landBarbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Arthur A. Goren and the editors examine American tourism and travel to pre-state Israel, representations of the holy land in exhibitions and world fairs, and the symbols and public culture of American Zionism.

National Musum of American Jewish History, Philadelphia Center for Judaic Studies, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania Library.

This book can be purchased directly through the University Press of New England.