The book is the first that summarizes the material on the history, creation and destruction of the synagogues of the world, as wellwell as the existing synagogues . For the first time the necessity of publishing the encyclopedia "The Synagogues of the world. " The concept and principle of the encyclopedia.
Shows the number of Jewish communities in 119 countries around the world.
The book is of interest to a wide range of readers interested in history, religion, culture, national traditions and modern life of the Jewish people, as part of the world's historical and cultural heritage.
GM Ronkin, Ph.D., professor, academician of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RANS)