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The Resource Born to kvetch : Yiddish language and culture in all its moods, Michael Wex

Born to kvetch : Yiddish language and culture in all its moods, Michael Wex

Label
Born to kvetch : Yiddish language and culture in all its moods
Title
Born to kvetch
Title remainder
Yiddish language and culture in all its moods
Statement of responsibility
Michael Wex
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A humorous history of the Yiddish language from the middle ages to today traces the origins of numerous everyday terms, citing events throughout the past one thousand years that contributed to Jewish European communication practices
Writing style
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211237
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Wex, Michael
Dewey number
439.109
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Yiddish language
  • Yiddish language
  • Yiddish wit and humor
  • Jews
Target audience
adult
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Yiddish language and culture in all its moods
Label
Born to kvetch : Yiddish language and culture in all its moods, Michael Wex
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
512405
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780312307417
Lccn
2005046589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312307417
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312307417
  • (Sirsi) ADS-3411
Label
Born to kvetch : Yiddish language and culture in all its moods, Michael Wex
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
512405
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 303 pages
Isbn
9780312307417
Lccn
2005046589
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780312307417
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312307417
  • (Sirsi) ADS-3411

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