By Anne Summers
This publication bargains a completely new contribution to the heritage of multiculturalism in Britain, 1880-1940. It exhibits how friendship and co-operation among Christian and Jewish girls replaced lives and, because the moment international battle approached, really kept them. The networks and relationships explored comprise the thousand-plus girls from each district in Manchester who mixed to ship a letter of sympathy to the Frenchwoman on the middle of the Dreyfus Affair; the non secular leagues for women’s suffrage who initiated the 1st interfaith campaigning circulate in British heritage; the collaborations, usually challenging, on refugee reduction within the Thirties; the shut ties among the founding father of Liberal Judaism in Britain, and the spouse of the chief of the Labour celebration, among the rich chief of the Zionist women’s circulation and a passionate socialist lady MP. an excellent number of resources are thoughtfully interrogated, and concluding feedback tackle a few of the social issues of the current century.
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