Colm Tóibín: Jews in Ireland, 30 September 1999
Show More Jews in 20th-century Ireland: Refugees, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust by Dermot Keogh.
Cork, 336 pp., £45, March 1998, 9781859181492Show More
“... enemies of the Catholic Church than the Jews.’ He was a powerful preacher and his message, Dermot Keogh points out in his definitive history of the Jews in 20th-century Ireland, was interpreted as a call for a boycott. A boycott began, despite the protests of Michael Davitt and John Redmond, the leader of the Irish Parliamentary Party. Rabbi Levin ...”