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Lot #    26184
Auction End Date    3/23/2010 10:30:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Thatigkeit-bericht fun Agudat Yisrael in Ungarn
Title (Hebrew)    טעטיגקייטס-בעריכט פון אגודת ישראל אין אונגארן
Author    [Holocaust]
City    Budapest
Publisher    Agudat Israel
Publication Date    1945
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition? 20 pp. , port. facsim., 182:126 mm., nice margins, light age staining. A good copy bound in the original wrappers.
          
Detailed
Description
   A report, in Yiddish, on the activities of Agudat Israel in Hungary in the period immediately following the end of World War II. A portrait of R. Yaakov Rozenheim, the president of Worldwide Agudat Israel, is at the beginning of this report. Agudat Yisrael was a world Jewish movement and political party seeking to preserve Orthodoxy by adherence to halakhah as the principle governing Jewish life and society. The ideal on which Jewish life should be modeled, in the view of Agudat Israel, is embodied in the social and religious institutions, the way of life and mores, that obtained in the Diaspora centers in Eastern and Central Europe in the 19th century. Its geographical and linguistic orientation made it automatically a purely Ashkenazi movement.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Hungary
  
Subject
Other:    Holocaust
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Yiddish, some Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica