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The Resource Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia : the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis

Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia : the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis

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Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia : the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis
Title
Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia
Title remainder
the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On Sunday, March 20, 1911, children playing in a cave near Kiev made a gruesome discovery: the blood-soaked body of a partially clad boy. After right-wing groups asserted that the killing was a ritual murder, the police, with no direct evidence, arrested Menachem Mendel Beilis, a 39-year-old Jewish manager at a factory near the site of the crime. Beilis's trial in 1913 quickly became an international cause célèbre. The jury ultimately acquitted Beilis but held that the crime had the hallmarks of a ritual murder. Robert Weinberg's account of the Beilis Affair explores the reasons why the tsa
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Cataloging source
CDX
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Weinberg, Robert
Dewey number
345.0
Index
index present
LC call number
KKY41.B45
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Indiana-Michigan series in Russian and East European studies
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  • Beilis Mendel
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Blood accusation
  • Antisemitism
  • LAW
  • HISTORY
  • Antisemitism
  • Blood accusation
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Russia
  • Ukraine
  • Ukraine
Label
Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia : the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a murder without a mystery -- The initial investigation -- The case against Beilis -- The trial -- Summation and verdict -- Epilogue
Control code
863670114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 online resource (pages)).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253011145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 531237
  • 22573/ctt16gjh4t
Publisher number
MWT11531510
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863670114
Label
Blood Libel in Late Imperial Russia : the Ritual Murder Trial of Mendel Beilis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a murder without a mystery -- The initial investigation -- The case against Beilis -- The trial -- Summation and verdict -- Epilogue
Control code
863670114
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 online resource (pages)).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253011145
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 531237
  • 22573/ctt16gjh4t
Publisher number
MWT11531510
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863670114

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