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By Judith Levin Cantor

Since the earliest days of the British fur exchange, Jewish pioneers have made Michigan their domestic. Judith Levin Cantor's Jews in Michigan captures the struggles and triumphs of Michigan's Jews as they labored to set up farms, companies and synagogues, sparking advertisement and home improvement during the nation, or even into the some distance reaches of the higher Peninsula. Cantor celebrates either city and rural immigrants, who provided crucial items and prone to these in lumbering, mining, and car production. She additionally bargains truthfully with questions of anti-Semitism and prejudice. Cantor's publication indicates how, within the quest to construct powerful groups, Jewish citizens additionally helped create the rules of the Michigan we all know today.

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