Karp, professor of Jewish studies at the University of Rochester, N.Y., contends that Jews have found enlightenment, emancipation and prosperity in America not only because of American ideals and traditions but also because of their own ideals and organization. ""Masterfully researched though never forbidding, the book carefully traces the Jewish response to historical and cultural forces,'' PW wrote. (May)
Reviewed on: 01/01/1985 Release date: 01/01/1985 Genre: Nonfiction
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