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In search of self : the Soviet Jewish intelligentsia and the exodus ; a collection of articles / [editor David Prital ; literary editor, translator from Russian, Stefani Hoffman].

Publication:
Jerusalem : Mount Scopus Publications : [Distributed by The Magnes Press] ; Atlantic Highlands, N.J. : distributed in the U.S.A. by Humanities Press, 1983.
Format/Description:
Book
282 pages ; 23 cm.
Edition:
[2nd ed.]
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Subjects:
Jews -- Soviet Union -- Intellectual life.
Israel -- Emigration and immigration.
Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration.
Place of Publication:
Jerusalem.
Notes:
At head of title: Scientists Committee of the Israel Public Council for Soviet Jewry.
Distributor from label on t.p.
Some articles translated from the Russian.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
I. Exodus -- II. Aliya and the role of the intelligentsia in Israel. Aliya and Judaism; Aliya and the Problem of Identity; Aliya and Russian-language literature in Irael -- The Future of Jewery and Jewish Culture in the USSR.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy lacks label concerning distribution in U.S.A.
Potok Collection copy has pages 17-33 wanitng. They are replaced by photocopied leaves (22 cm) laid in.
Potok Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks; certain pages are marked by yellow post-its.
Potok Collection copy has letter written in ms. from Martin Verman, Architect ("Chaim, I hope this book will be some help to you in your difficult quest for an appropriate expression") laid in.
Potok Collection copy text disbound from paper cover.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1983
Contributor:
Prital, David.
Hoffman, Stefani.
Israel Public Council for Soviet Jewry. Scientists Committee.
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9652234206
OCLC:
10498520