This set brings together for the first time facsimiles of the most important articles ever written on the history of the Jewish people in America. Edited by one of the foremost experts in the field, this encyclopedic collection is indispensible for students, scholars, and general readers interested in American Jewish history.
"American Jewish History is a unique source. Unlike general works, such as the Encyclopedia Judaica, it covers a single area in depth. Judaica and academic libraries will want to add it to their collections. large public libraries where there is interest and synagogue libraries with sufficient funds will want to consider adding all or part of the set." -- Booklist
"Recommended for libraries thgat want to dramaticallly upgrade their collection with one purchase. Most libraries would want to purchase individual volumes to supplement their collections." -- Library Journal