Mordecai An Early American Family

ISBN-10: 0809070162
ISBN-13: 9780809070169
Authors: Emily Bingham
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An Intimate Portrait of a Jewish American Family in America's First Century Mordecai is a brilliant multigenerational history at the forefront of a new way of exploring our past, one that follows the course of national events through the relationships that speak most immediately to us-between parent and child, sibling and sibling, husband and wife. In Emily Bingham's sure hands, this family of southern Jews becomes a remarkable window on the struggles all Americans were engaged in during the early years of the republic. Following Washington's victory at Yorktown, Jacob and Judy Mordecai settled in North Carolina. Here began a three generational effort to match ambitions to…    

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Number of pages: 368 Dimensions: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 1.00" tall Weight: 0.748 lbs. Language: English