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Jewish Community of Chattanooga (Images of America: Tennessee) Paperback – July 17, 1999

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Author and historian Joy Effron Abelson Adams has expanded upon her previous work as the curator of the Chattanooga Jewish Reflections Exhibit and has put together a wonderful collection of images and informative captions that both show and tell the history of Jewish Chattanooga, a fitting testimony to the Jewish ethic of hard work, love of family, and faith. Whether a member of the Jewish community or simply a lover of Tennessee history, you will enjoy thumbing through these captivating pages and learning more about the contributions the Jewish community has made in Chattanooga's continued growth and prosperity.

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (July 12, 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0738501204
  • ISBN-13: 978-0738501208
  • Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 10.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,755,913 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By yodacohen on December 13, 2010
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I spent most of my childhood in Chattanooga, growing up in its Jewish Community. I left in 1974 for career reasons and my parents left in 1996 to be closer to their sons and grandchildren.

I was back in Chattanooga in October for a family funeral and learned of this book. It was written by Joy Effron Abelson Adams, who drove me to school in a carpool once a week for eleven years.

I ordered the book and was astounded when I received it! There is a photo of my father, uncle, and brother in the book. There is a rare photo of my mother's best friend who died of cancer in 1979. Her son, now a 60 year old physician in the San Francisco Bay Area was astonished to see the picture.

My 88 year old mother has spent hours and hours pouring through its pages.

Joy did an excellent job capturing Jewish history in the town that would have been "lost to the ages" had she not made the effort.

The book probably appeals only to Jews of the South, but I'm not so sure that it has general appeal.

Thanks, Joy for putting this together!
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