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New PDF release: Jews in Nevada: A History (Shepperson Series in Nevada

By John P. Marschall

Jews have consistently been considered one of Nevada’s so much energetic and influential ethnic minorities. They have been one of the state’s earliest Euro-American settlers, and from the start they've been concerned with each quarter of the state’s existence as businessmen, agrarians, students, educators, artists, politicians, and civic, specialist, and non secular leaders. Jews in Nevada is an interesting, multilayered chronicle in their lives and contributions to the country. listed below are soaking up bills of people and households who helped to settle and boost the kingdom, in addition to considerate analyses of bigger concerns, comparable to the explanations Jews got here to Nevada within the first position, how they created houses and interacted with non-Jews, and the way they preserved their spiritual and cultural traditions as a small minority in a moderately populated region.

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