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THE STORY OF THE JEWS

Episode Four: Over the Rainbow

  • Aired: 04/01/2014
  • 53:46
  • Expires: 04/01/2015
  • Rating: NR
Simon Schama plunges viewers into the lost world of the shtetl, the Jewish towns and villages sewn across the hinterlands of Eastern Europe, which became the seedbed of a uniquely Jewish culture. Shtetl culture would make its mark on the modern world, from the revolutionary politics of the Soviet Union to the mass culture of Tin Pan Alley and Hollywood.
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Schama travels to Eastern Europe to examine the profound impact of the Jewish people.
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