- (b. 1900)American historian. He was born in Poland and was taken to the US in 1910. In 1948 he became professor of history at New York City College. His writings include: The Jews and Minority Rights (1898-1919), The American Jew: A Composite Portrait, The American Jew: A Reappraisal, The Education of American Jewish Teachers and Foundations of Israel.
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