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The American Jews: Portrait of a Split Personality
The American Jews Portrait of a Split Personality Author:James Yaffe Jews and Gentiles alike will read it with fascination. A widely appealing, detailed picture of the American Jewish community... accomplishments, failures, style, adjustments to and reactions against his country and community. Underscored by a sense of humor, yet warmly understanding and affectionate, this comprehensive book examines the paradoxe... more »s and self-contradictions.
"A skillfully accomplished work... both caustic and compassionate... above all it is... thoroughly honest, a clear, clean window onto the contemporary American Jewish world."--Saturday Review