A Home on the Range: The Jewish Chicken Ranchers of Petaluma

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Barcode: 58958055 Call Number: Jewish Experience in America Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 56 min. Date: 2002 System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: English Creator: Directed by Bonnie Burt and Judith Montell Description: Jack London, California vigilantes, McCarthyism, the Cold War and the agribusiness all come to life in this quintessentially American story of how a grop of immigrants find their new home , a home on the range. Meet this fractious, idealistic, intrepid group of Eastern European Jews, and their descendants as they confront obstacles of language and culture on their journey towards becoming Americans. Subjects: Jewish immigrants, Jewish Culture, immigration, american farmers, Jewish Experience in America Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection