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A World Apart Next Door: Glimpses into the Life of Hasidic Jews

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This is a beautiful book with many pictures and it gives a wealth of information about Hasidic Jews, a movement in Judaism that began around the year 1700. Today, there are various splinter groups of Hasidim. The most well-known group is Lubavitch, also called Chabad. The book contains more than a dozen pages by a scholar about Hasidim written in easy to read English. This is followed by close to 30 pages on Hasidic customs. This, in turn, is followed by close to 20 pages about Hasidic dress in general and over 50 pages about cloths worn by men, 30 pages on women's attire, close to 10 those worn by children and just under 10 on Purim costumes. The many photographs in the book are stunning and the information about the various groups is comprehensive and very interesting.

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This is a beautiful book with many pictures and it gives a wealth of information about Hasidic Jews, a movement in Judaism that began around the year 1700. Today, there are various splinter groups of Hasidim. The most well-known group is Lubavitch, also called Chabad. The book contains more than a dozen pages by a scholar about Hasidim written in easy to read English. This is followed by close to 30 pages on Hasidic customs. This, in turn, is followed by close to 20 pages about Hasidic dress in general and over 50 pages about cloths worn by men, 30 pages on women's attire, close to 10 those worn by children and just under 10 on Purim costumes. The many photographs in the book are stunning and the information about the various groups is comprehensive and very interesting.

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