The main focus of this book is Jewish life under the Soviet regime. The themes of the book include: the attitude of the government to Jews, the fate of the Jewish religion and life in Post-World War II Russia. The volume also contains an assessment of the prospects for future emigration.
With its comparative and interactive approach, this volume offers a broad and nuanced presentation of the issues and themes under consideration. Roi"s effort is to be commended; it should serve as a model for future scholarly projects." History and the Social Sciences
" This is a major contribution to a rapidly grwoing field of scholarship"- Immigrants and Minorities