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African Zion : the attempt to establish a Jewish colony in the East Africa Protectorate, 1903-1905 / Robert G. Weisbord.

Author/Creator:
Weisbord, Robert G.
Edition:
[1st ed.].
Publication:
Philadelphia, The Jewish Publication Society of America, 5728-1968.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, [2], 347, [3] pages : map ; 22 cm.
Subjects:
Jews -- Colonization -- Africa, East
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Contents:
Introduction
The early development of the East Africa Protectorate
The birth of political Zionism
The formal offer to the Zionists
Settler reactions to the offer
The colonial official, the missionary and the offer
Motives, objections and the press
Jews in a turmoil-probable abandonment of the scheme
The scheme revived
The Zionist expedition to East Africa
ITO and East Africa
Conclusion.
Notes:
"First Edition."
"Designed by Adrianne Onderdonk Dudden."
Map is of the administrative boundaries of the old East Africa Protectorate 1918.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-335) and index.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
5728
1968
Contributor:
Dudden, Adrianne Onderdonk.
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
408712
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