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Jewish Poland--legends of origin : ethnopoetics and legendary chronicles / Haya Bar-Itzhak.

Author/creator Bar-Yitsḥaḳ, Ḥayah
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoDetroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press, ©2001.
Description195 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Raphael Patai series in Jewish folklore and anthropology
Raphael Patai series in Jewish folklore and anthropology. ^A402582
Contents The geography of the Jewish imagination : po-lin among trees with leaves from the Gemara -- Legends of acceptance : segregation versus involvement -- The legend of Abraham the Jew, King of Poland -- The legend of Esther the Jewess and King Casimir the Great of Poland -- My eyes shed tears, because the enemy has overcome : the transformation of legends of origin into legends of destruction.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 177-186) and indexes.
LCCN 00011672

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