The Montefiore Homes

The Montefiore Homes

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An institution with an international reputation for care of the aged, this account of the origins and development of the Monte Homes offers an intriguing glimpse of changes in Melbourne society and its attitudes to charity and old age care over 150 years.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 253 pages
  • 139.7 x 213.36 x 20.32mm | 340.19g
  • Melbourne University Press
  • Carlton, Australia
  • English
  • 0522848451
  • 9780522848458

Review quote

"The history of the "Monty" Homes is engagingly told . . . a worthwhile contribution to the history of the Melbourne Jewish community." --"Australian Jewish Historical Society Journal"show more

About Judith Raphael Buckrich

Judith Buckrich is a freelance researcher, writer, and editor. She is the author of Melbourne's Grand Boulevard: The Story of St Kilda Road and The Montefiore Homes.show more