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Journals of Yaakov Zipper, 1950-1982: The Struggle for Yiddishkeit Yaakov Zipper

Journals of Yaakov Zipper, 1950-1982: The Struggle for Yiddishkeit

Yaakov Zipper

Published April 1st 2004
ISBN : 9780773571556
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416 pages
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A writer, lecturer, and community activist, Zipper was principal of the Jewish Peretz School from the 1920s until his death. His life was dedicated to keeping both the Yiddish language and the school alive - and every day of his existence, accordingMoreA writer, lecturer, and community activist, Zipper was principal of the Jewish Peretz School from the 1920s until his death. His life was dedicated to keeping both the Yiddish language and the school alive - and every day of his existence, according to his journals, was a struggle to achieve those goals. While written as a personal diary, in truth this is the story of the sad but inevitable death of Yiddish Montreal.