Announcing the publication of "The Jews of Kaiserstrasse" in Mainz, Germany #yizkorbooks
The Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project of JewishGen is proud to announce
the publication of its103rd title, 'The Jews of Kaiserstrasse", The
Jews who lived on Mainz's Park Avenue, by Michael Stowell Phillips
Cover design and book layout and formatting by Nina Schwartz, Impulse
Published by the Yizkor Books in Print Project, part of Yizkor Books
Project of JewishGen, Inc.
Hardcover, 7” by 10”,162 pages with all illustrations and documentary photos
List price: $42.95, available from JewishGen for $20
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Details: This is a new book, not a translation.
The Jews of Kaiserstrasse were wealthy, successful, worldly and
cultured—active participants in the commercial, social, and municipal
life of Mainz. They considered themselves German citizens, a community
whose history in this Rhineland city stretched back over a thousand
Starting with the author's own family, this meticulously researched
book vividly details the stories of 300 Jewish residents of a single
fabled street in Mainz—from the rise of German National Socialism to
the end of the Second World War and Germany's defeat in 1945.
Packed with history and anecdote, this book opens a unique window on
German-Jewish history. A must-read!
Joel Alpert, Coordinator of the Yizkor-Books-In-Print Project