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Contents

       Acknowledgments

       Introduction

       Abbreviations Used in Text, Picture Credits, and Notes

1   A Condition of Imbalance

      The Jew in Russia, Early 1800s

      Refugee Assistance in America, 1880s

      Agriculture: A Means of Resettlement

2   “Our Russian Colonies”

      Jewish Settlements in America: Early Plans

          Ararat, New York

          Zeire Hazon and Sholem, New York

          American Hebrew Agricultural and Horticultural Association, New York

      Jewish Farming Settlements in America, 1880–1910

          Alliance Israélite Universelle: Its Role

          Sicily Island, Louisiana

          New Odessa, Oregon

          Crémieux, South Dakota

          Bethlehem-Jehudah, South Dakota

          Am Olam Group Settlement, Arkansas

          Cotopaxi, Colorado

          Palestine, Michigan

          Painted Woods and Iola, North Dakota

          Chananel, North Dakota

3   New Jersey: “Every Beginning Is Difficult”

      Alliance

      Woodbine

4   The American Experience

      Settling Jewish Colonists as Farmers: Problems

      Failures of Jewish Communal Farms: Causes

      Jewish Agricultural Utopias: An Assessment

      Colonization in Palestine/Israel and America: A Comparison

Appendix 1: Jewish Farming Colonies in New Jersey

Appendix 2: Sidney Bailey’s Memoir

       Notes

       Selected Bibliography

       Index

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Additional Information

ISBN
9780814344644
Related ISBN
9780814344651
MARC Record
OCLC
1055139115
Pages
5-6
Launched on MUSE
2018-10-02
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
Creative Commons
CC-BY-NC
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