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Published: 30 September 2019

192 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474452595

Bookseller Code (06)

Jewish Orthodoxy in Scotland

Rabbi Dr Salis Daiches and Religious Leadership

Hannah Holtschneider

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Scottish Religious Cultures

  • A transnational, biographical perspective on Jewish religious leadership in early twentieth-century Scotland
  • Uses arange of archival sources including correspondence between the Chief Rabbi's office, Scottish congregations, and Salis Daiches, records relating to the Conference of Anglo-Jewish Ministers/Preachers from 1909 until 1948, minute books of synagogues in Edinburgh and Glasgow; as well as Rabbi Daiches' personal correspondence