Antisemitism, Gender Bias, and the "Hervay Affair" of 1904: Bigotry in the Austrian Alps

by Alison Rose (Author)
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The arrest and trial of Frau von Hervay for bigamy, which took place in rural Austria in 1904, is used as a starting point to examine local prejudice against Jews and women. The book also explores the circumstances that contributed to turning the “Hervay Affair” into a major spectacle.

Book Details

Publication Date
October 19, 2016
Publisher
Page count
198
ISBN
9781498519397
Paper ISBN
9781498519380