MAJOR BRITISH SYNAGOGUES BOOK LAUNCHED

The Synagogues of Britain and Ireland

June 2011

A series of events was held in London and Manchester to mark the publication by Yale University Press of the latest (and largest!) book by Jewish Heritage Director Sharman Kadish, "The Synagogues of Britain and Ireland". The author gave public lectures at the Jewish Museum (London) and at Waterstone's Bookshop (Deansgate, Manchester), followed by book signings. The biggest event was the private launch organised by Jewish Heritage at the New West End Synagogue in London's Bayswater, the success of which was demonstrated by the fact that all the books were sold...