Suceava and Surroundings and their Jews


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It contains these sub-chapters:

  • Introduction (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Bucovina and Suceava - History
  • Jewish life in Suceava
  • The beginning of Jewish settlement
  • Zionist, cultural and sport organizations (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • The Revisionists-Beitar (Simcha Weissbuch after Dr. A. Weitmann)
  • Hanoar Hazioni (Yehuda Tenenhaus)
  • The “Mizrachi” and its branches (Shaul Weidberg, Mordechai Gross, Meir Kostiner)
  • Emigration to Palestine befor WW II; (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Sport organizations (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Political parties & the Jews in Suceava
  • (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • The Communist party
  • The Social-democratic party (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Cuza's  "League of Defence"
  • The Jewish party
  • Religious Life in Suceava (Simcha Weissbuch & Yehuda Tenenhaus)
  • Synagogues in Suceava
  • Mutual aid and welfare
  • Eminent Rabbis
  • Rabi Chaim Hager (Arieh S. Kostiner)
  • Rabi Moshe Chaim Lau (Meir Kostiner)
  • Rabi Yakov Moscovici (Mordechai Gross)
  • Rabi Meschulam Rath (Mordechai Gross)
  • Rabi Yehuda Meir Schapira (Mordechai Gross)
  • The Romanian and Suceava Jews between the two worldwars (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • The situation preceding WW II
  • The Surrounding communities
  • Burdujeni (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Iţcani (Josef Bernthal, Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Hatna (Dărmăneşti)
  • Bălăceana (Mordechai Haas, Meir Shafrir)
  • Comăneşti (Benzion Schaechter)
  • Jewish professionals and business owners in Suceava & Surroundings (Simcha Weissbuch)
  • Medical practitioners (Dr. Adolf  Weitmann)
  • Pharmacists
  • Law practitioners
  • Transportation as jewish livelihood (after Dr. A. Weitmann)
  • Small businesses and workshops before WWI
  • Businesses and workshops between WWI & II the two worldwars
  • Businesses and workshops in Iţcani
  • Businesses and workshops in Burdujeni