Jewish Life In Shanghai's Ghetto

A museum tells the story of World War II refugees and their time in the city.

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    As we walked, Erica, an American expat, talked nonstop about Jewish life in Hong Kong. She shed light on why ... In the postwar era, the Kadoories also helped Shanghai’s Jewish refugees find safe passage through Hong Kong. Many stayed temporarily in ...
    05/15/2018 - 6:50 am | View Link
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    Photojournalist Arthur Rothstein was there in 1946, photographing refugees who called Shanghai’s 1-square-mile Hongkew District a sanctuary ... A two-headed calf, a half-monkey Fijian mermaid and a life-size replica of the head of American sideshow ...
    04/18/2018 - 6:24 am | View Link
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    08/13/2015 - 4:58 pm | View Link
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    An art exhibition chronicling the lives and trials faced by Jewish refugees in Shanghai during World War II ... and of mutual support between our two peoples in those past days," said Lu. Shanghai's assistance to Europe's Jewish war refugees is still ...
    05/16/2015 - 5:57 am | View Link
  • New artefacts depict Jewish life in WWI
    But in just a few months' time, possibly as early as this summer, visitors will be able to feast their eyes on 235 items provided by just some of the more than 20,000 Jews who lived in Shanghai's Hongkou District ... reflects what life was like for Jewish ...
    01/13/2015 - 11:00 pm | View Link
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    Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of Shanghai's famous night life on a 4-hour private tour with a cheerful and party-king-type guide.
    05/23/2018 - 8:03 am | View Website
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    05/22/2018 - 2:45 pm | View Website
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    Borscht (English: / ˈ b ɔːr ʃ, ˈ b ɔːr ʃ t / ( listen)) is a sour soup popular in several Eastern European cuisines, including Ukrainian, Russian, Polish, Lithuanian, Belarusian, Romanian, Ashkenazi Jewish and Armenian cuisines.
    05/21/2018 - 9:19 pm | View Website
  • Community | SmartShanghai
    Reports coming in off local media that portions of Pudong's Line 2 have suffered a series of signals failures this morning, putting a portion of Shanghai's (probably) busiest metro line out of operation.
    05/21/2018 - 8:51 pm | View Website
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