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From Aleppo to America

Robert Chira

From Aleppo to America

by Robert Chira

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Published by Rivercross Pub. in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Aleppo (Syria),
  • Syria,
  • Aleppo
    • Subjects:
    • Chira family.,
    • Dweck family.,
    • Jews, Syrian -- United States -- Genealogy.,
    • Jews -- Syria -- Aleppo -- Genealogy.,
    • Jews, Syrian -- United States -- Social life and customs.,
    • United States -- Genealogy.,
    • Aleppo (Syria) -- Genealogy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. 79-80).

      StatementRobert Chira.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS71 .C5415 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1102818M
      ISBN 100944957501, 1581410611
      LC Control Number94027781

      A treasure of a book! —Bernard Kalb _____ A multi-faceted biography of her father and his long-ago journey from ancient Aleppo to skyscraper America—and against that background, Claudette Sutton offers us not only the story of the vanished Syrian-Jewish culture in Aleppo, now a battleground in Syria’s civil war, but also a look at how that culture still s. The book offers a fascinating insight into the complexity of their culture and its ability to endure in twenty-first century America. The reader is left with a great sadness for the loss of place, the loss of tradition as it succumbs to the b This is a fascinating account of the author’s father, a /5(5).

      Aleppo (/ ə ˈ l ɛ p oʊ /; Arabic: ﺣَﻠَﺐ ‎ / ALA-LC: Ḥalab, IPA: ; French: Alep) is a city in Syria, which serves as the capital of the Aleppo Governorate, the most populous Syrian governorate. With an official population of million in , Aleppo was the largest Syrian city before the Syrian Civil War; however, it is now the second-largest city in Syria, after the capital. Book your flight at least 21 days in advance in order to grab the cheapest Aleppo to New York City flight deals. It is recommended to travel on weekdays to avoid weekend surcharges. Avoid flying in heavy traffic by booking your flight before or after major holidays.

        Syrian government retakes eastern Aleppo By Bill Van Auken 14 December An agreement brokered by the governments of Russia and Turkey to evacuate remaining Islamist militia members and a.   Aleppo’s citadel photographed on 9 August and 13 December al-Zarab souk Omar Sanadiki/Reuters The entrance to the al-Zarab souk .


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