Zangwill
biographical name Israel 1864-1926 English dramatist & novelist

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  • Zangwill — Zangwill, Israel, engl. Schriftsteller, geb. 14. Febr. 1864 in London, Journalist, Förderer der zionistischen Bestrebungen; schrieb: »Children of the Ghetto« (1892; deutsch 1897), »The king of Schnorrers« (1894; deutsch 1897), Romane, Gedichte… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Zangwill — Zangwill, Israel …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Zangwill —   [ zæȖgwɪl], Israel, englischer Schriftsteller litauisch jüdischer Abstammung, * London 14. 2. 1864, ✝ Midhurst (County West Sussex) 1. 8. 1926; war Zionist und Gründer sowie erster Präsident der »International Jewish Territorial Organization«;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Zangwill — [zaŋ′wil΄] Israel 1864 1926; Eng. novelist & playwright …   English World dictionary

  • Zangwill — Theaterprogramm für The Melting Pot (1916) Israel Zangwill (* 14. Februar 1864[1] in London …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Zangwill — noun English writer (1864 1926) • Syn: ↑Israel Zangwill • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author * * * /zang wil/, n. Israel, 1865 1926, English novelist and playwright …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zangwill — /zang wil/, n. Israel, 1865 1926, English novelist and playwright. * * * …   Universalium

  • Zangwill — Zang•will [[t]ˈzæŋ wɪl[/t]] n. big Israel, 1865–1926, English novelist and playwright …   From formal English to slang

  • Zangwill — /ˈzæŋgwəl/ (say zanggwuhl) noun Israel /ˈɪzreɪl/ (say izrayl), 1864–1926, English Jewish novelist and dramatist …   Australian English dictionary

  • ZANGWILL, ISRAEL — (1864–1926), English author. Born in London of a poor Russian immigrant family, Zangwill was first raised in Bristol and then educated at the Jews Free School in the East End of London and at London University, where he graduated with honors in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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