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Author Rejwan, Nissim.
Title The last Jews in Baghdad [e-book] remembering a lost homeland / Nissim Rejwan ; foreword by Joel Beinin.
Publication Info. Austin : University of Texas Press, c2004. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Location Call No. Status
 Online Resource  E-book    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 242 p. )
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Note Includes index.
Contents In old Baghdad -- The Rejwan tribe -- Mother and the placebo effect -- Na⁽¬i⁺ѕma -- Early initiations -- Schooling -- The great crash and US -- Hesqail Abul ⁽¬Alwa hires a helper -- Living in sexual deprivation -- Idle days -- Distorted visions -- Rashid ⁽¬Ali's coup and its aftermath -- Bookshop days -- A deepening friendship -- The start : movies, book reviews -- Out in the cold -- Disposing of a library -- End of a community -- Farewells and reunions.
Note Description based on print version record.
Access Remote access limited to New York Society Library members with a username and password.
Subject Rejwan, Nissim.
Jews -- Iraq -- Baghdad -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Jews -- Iraq -- Baghdad -- Social life and customs.
Jews -- Iraq -- Baghdad -- Biography.
Baghdad (Iraq) -- Ethnic relations.
Genre or Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
ISBN 0292702930 (cloth : alk. paper)