These moving, impressive stories are based on historic fact inasmuch as they deal with the destruction of the world's oldest Jewish community. It is estimated that there were 150,000 Jews in Iraq in 1948; Israel has absorbed some 132,000. At the moment, there are about eight Jews remaining in Iraq, half over eighty years old.
- ISBN: 9780897339865 |
- Hardcover: 250 pages |
- Publisher: Chicago Review Press |
- Publication date: Nov 1, 2008 |
- Language: English |
- Format: Ebook