There Once Was A World
A Nine-hundred-year Chronicle of the Shtetl of EishyshokBook - 1999
For 900 years the Polish shtetl was a home to generations of Jewish families. In 1944 almost every Jew was murdered and with them died a way of life that had survived for centuries. Yaffa Eliach has written a landmark history of the shtetl.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 1999, c1998
Branch Call Number: 947.93 ELI
Characteristics: xiv, 818 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: There once was a world : a 900-year chronicle of the shtetl of Eishyshok