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Jewish-American history and culture

an encyclopedia

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Published by Garland in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Encyclopedias,
    • United States -- Civilization -- Jewish influences -- Encyclopedias

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Jack Fischel and Sanford Pinsker.
      SeriesGarland reference library of the social sciences ;, vol. 429, Garland reference library of social science ;, v. 429.
      ContributionsFischel, Jack., Pinsker, Sanford.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 J48 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 710 p. :
      Number of Pages710
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1536149M
      ISBN 100824066227
      LC Control Number91014188


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