The first English translation of Joseph Roth's portrayal of the Jews of Eastern Europe: their poverty, their towns and trades, their feast days and the mysticism of their rabbis.
Roth was conscious that this was a community living under the threat of extermination.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 170 pages, black & white illustrations
- Publisher: Granta Books
- Publication Date: 16/10/2001
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9781862074705