Jews of Vienna in the Age of Franz Joseph by Robert S. WistrichJews of Vienna in the Age of Franz Joseph by Robert S. Wistrich

Jews of Vienna in the Age of Franz Joseph

byRobert S. Wistrich

Paperback | July 13, 2006

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This highly acclaimed study depicts and evaluates in an original and imaginative fashion the "Golden Age" of Viennese Jewry during the long reign of Emperor Franz Joseph II. Based on exhaustive and meticulous research, Professor Wistrich's reconstruction of the place of the Jews in theAustro-Hungarian Empire provides a multitude of new insights not only into the factors that accompanied its rise, but also into the ideological conflicts that have marked the twentieth century.
Robert S. Wistrich holds the Neuberger Chair of Modern European and Jewish History at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is also Director of its Vidal Sassoon International Centre for the Study of Antisemitism. The recipient of many international awards, he is the author and editor of many books, including Socialism and the Jews: T...
Title:Jews of Vienna in the Age of Franz JosephFormat:PaperbackDimensions:712 pages, 8 × 5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 13, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1904113494

ISBN - 13:9781904113492

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"The excellence of his book lies ... in the high quality of scholarship, the sensitivity to nuance, the desire to map the entire Jewish response to the crisis of the empire in all its complexity." --New York Review of Books