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Bible Encyclopedias

The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia

Afanasyev-Chuzhbinski, Alexander Stepanovich

Christian Russian author and ethnographer (1817-75); he was an enlightened writer who did justice to the Jews. In his "Poyezdka v Yuzhnuyu Rossiyu" (2 vols., St. Petersburg, 1861-63) he gave a faithful picture of Jewish life in South Russia, and defended the Jews against the accusations of the prejudiced masses.

Bibliography:
  • Sobranie Sochineni, ed. H. Hoppe, vols. and , St. Petersburg, 1893;
  • Entziklopedicheski Slovar, vol. , St. Petersburg, 1893.
H. R.

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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Afanasyev-Chuzhbinski, Alexander Stepanovich'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tje/a/afanasyev-chuzhbinski-alexander-stepanovich.html. 1901.

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