Steel City Jews bundle includes Steel City Jews: A History of Pittsburgh and its Jewish Community 1840-1915; Steel City Jews: In Prosperity, Depression and War 1915-1950; Images of America: Jewish Pittsburgh and the DVD, A Jewish Legacy: Pittsburgh. It is available for purchase at AECOnlineStore.com(free shipping). You can also call: 1.888.90STORE (1.888.907.8673).
The 3 books-only bundle sells for $50. The 3 books with DVD sells for $55.00.
Pittsburgh Jews have made a major contribution to the development and vitality of their city. They have given of their talents in a whole host of fields including government, the arts, civic reform, education, economic development, philanthropy and more. In the books that Barbara Burstin has written, these Jews are finally brought to life. Through her picture book, Jewish Pittsburgh and her two monographs on Steel City Jews, the Pittsburgh Jewish experience of the “Steel City” Jews is explored and their role and involvement in the fabric of the Pittsburgh community is highlighted. Come on a captivating journey and learn more about this industrious people, their accomplishments as well as the serious challenges and difficulties that they had to deal with along the way. Their tale reflects the dynamic of the American Jewish experience and the struggle of an immigrant group against the backdrop of American history and the impact of extraordinary times.