Century of a Sephardic Community
The Jews of Monastir, 1839-1943.
by Mark Cohen
by the Foundation for the Advancement of Sephardic Studies
story of the Monastir Jews told in Last Century has never
been told before. It is based on original research into
a dozen archives in North America, Europe, and Israel.
consulted include those at the Alliance Israélite
Universelle (Paris), Public Record Office (London), Central
Zionist Archives (Israel), United Church Archives (Canada),
and Joint Distribution Committee (New York).
lovely book provides a welcome glimpse into a world
once vibrant and now tragically lost."
-- Dr. Sarah Abrevaya Stein, University of Washington
published June 2003 - This page was last updated November