8 April 1993
Show More Jews and the German State: The Political History of a Minority, 1848-1933 by Peter Pulzer.
Blackwell, 370 pp., £35, March 1992, 0 631 17282 3Show More
The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait by Ruth Gay.
Yale, 336 pp., £19.95, September 1992, 0 300 05155 7Show More
“... position among other Jewries.’ But then emancipated Jewry contained more German-speakers than any others, even if we count only those in what was to become the German Reich in 1871. Moreover, as RuthGay’s illuminating and copiously illustrated The Jews of Germany makes clear, even as it, too, overlooks Marx and Lassalle, German Jewry was overwhelmingly indigenous, even after the mass migration ...”