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Libo, Kenneth

Overview
Works: 26 works in 112 publications in 3 languages and 5,097 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Genealogy  Exhibition catalogs  Records and correspondence  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Other, Contributor, Collector, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: F128.9.J5, 301.45192407471
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kenneth Libo
World of Our Fathers by Irving Howe( Book )

48 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 2,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the Jews of Eastern Europe who emigrated to America during the four decades beginning in the 1880s and the life they made, especially those who settled on the East Side of New York City
How we lived : a documentary history of immigrant Jews in America, 1880-1930 by Irving Howe( Book )

16 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in English and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We lived there, too : in their own words and pictures--pioneer Jews and the westward movement of America, 1630-1930 by Kenneth Libo( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and German and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid portrayal of the Jewish immigrants who went west to forge new and vibrant communities in every comer of the American wilderness. Constructed out of a rich treasury of many hitherto unpublished dairies, memoirs and letters, together with contemporary newspaper articles, photographs and drawings, this real life saga is filled with dramatic reminiscences that display the humor and humanity of the Jewish tradition. Offers an extraordinary view of men and women in action and constitutes a new chapter in the story of the American frontier.--Back cover of paperback ed
The immigrant Jews of New York, 1881 to the present by Irving Howe( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All in a lifetime : a personal memoir by John Langeloth Loeb( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Seixas-Kursheedts and the rise of Early American Jewry by Kenneth Libo( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be-ʻiḳvot Ḳolombus : Yehudim ba-Ameriḳah, 1654-1880( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in Hebrew and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From inside to outside "Our Crowd" : the Lehman family from Bavaria to Alabama to Wall Street to the U.S. Senate by Kenneth Libo( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Forward : from immigrants to Americans by Marlene Booth( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the world's most successful Yiddish-language newspaper, the Jewish daily forward, and its special role in the lives of millions
World of Our Fathers : The Journey of the East European Jews to America and the Life They Found and Made by Irving Howe( Book )

3 editions published between 1976 and 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merchant princes : an intimate history of Jewish families who built great department stores by Leon A Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Merchant princes reveals the exciting stories of many of America's great Jewish storekeeping families ..."--Jacket
How we lived a documentary history of immigrant Jews in America by Irving Howe( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be-ʻiqqevôt Qôlûmbûs : yehûdîm be-Amērîqā, 1654-1880 = In the footsteps of Columbus( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Hebrew and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A people in print : Jews and journalism in America by Kenneth Libo( )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All in A Lifetime John Loeb & Francis Lehman Loeb by Kenneth Libo( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The role of the family in the American Jewish experience by Kenneth Libo( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thomas Jefferson's letter on religious freedom by Kenneth Libo( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the footsteps of Columbus lecture by Kenneth Libo( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kenneth Libo lectures on the immigration of Jews to the United States
Bloom Southwest Jewish Archives videocassettes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Professional and amateur productions of programs and interviews which are relevant either to the history of Jews who settled in the American desert southwest or to general Jewish topics. The bulk of the tapes describe the historical situation of Jews of Sephardic (viz., Spanish) background and present speculations about the identities of their descendants in the Americas. The tapes are particularly relevant to discussions of persons thought to be descendants of forcibly converted Spanish Jews who fled Spain for the New World after the expulsion of 1492
Be-ʻiḳvot Ḳolombus : Yehudim be-Ameriḳah, 1654-1880( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Hebrew and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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World of Our Fathers
Alternative Names
Kenneth Libo American historian

Kenneth Libo historien américain

Libo, Ḳenet

ליבו, קנת

Languages
English (99)

Hebrew (4)

German (1)

Covers
The Seixas-Kursheedts and the rise of Early American JewryWorld of Our Fathers : The Journey of the East European Jews to America and the Life They Found and MadeMerchant princes : an intimate history of Jewish families who built great department stores