gurock bookDr. Jeffrey S. Gurock’s book, Jews in Gotham: New York Jews in a Changing City, 1920-2010 (NYU Press, 2012), featured in the New York Times Sunday Book Review in November. The book, as the NYT wrote, “covers the wax and wane of immigration, segregation, suburban flight, anti-Semitism, socialist conviction and Zionism” from the 1920s onward. 
Dr. Gurock is the Libby M. Klaperman Professor of Jewish History at Yeshiva University, and teaches American Jewish History at Revel. Jews in Gotham is the third volume in City of Promises: A History of the Jews of New York edited by Deborah Dash Moore.  

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