The Memoirs of Glückel of Hameln

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1977 - Social Science - 295 pages
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Begun in 1690, this diary of a 44 year old German Jewish widow, mother of 14 children, tells how she guided the financial and personal destinies of her children. A document in the history of 17th century women.
 

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Review: Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln

User Review  - Dina Tanners - Goodreads

I actually did not read this book but rather a YA book entitled the Adventures of Gluckel of Hameln, written in 1967 by Bea Stadtler. It is a bit different as it only lists 12 children, is shorter ... Read full review

Review: Memoirs of Gluckel of Hameln

User Review  - Goodreads

I actually did not read this book but rather a YA book entitled the Adventures of Gluckel of Hameln, written in 1967 by Bea Stadtler. It is a bit different as it only lists 12 children, is shorter ... Read full review

Contents

JEWISH COsTUME 1N GLficRELs DAY
10
TYPICAL JEWISH INTERIORNORTH GERMANY
58
BETROTHAL CEREMONY
106
HEIMER 112
200
THE JEWRY OF METzLATE SEVENTEENTH
238
THE FEAsT OF WEEKs IN A SOUTH GERMAN
272
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