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The Great Gefilte Fish Divide: Unearthing My Jewish Roots, 3

The Great Gefilte Fish Divide: Unearthing My Jewish Roots, 3

At the end of this first year of exploring the history of my mother’s family, I’ve been looking into its geographical origins. My mother was proud of her sophisticated Viennese heritage, so I was surprised to learn that her roots were in Tarnow, Poland, considered a shtetl. I was also confused about how our familyContinue Reading