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American Jewish desk reference

American Jewish desk reference

the ultimate one-volume reference to the Jewish experience in America

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 605-606) and index.

    StatementAmerican Jewish Historical Society.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsAmerican Jewish Historical Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.35 .A44 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 642 p. :
    Number of Pages642
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15476178M
    ISBN 100375402438
    LC Control Number99037154
    OCLC/WorldCa41754436

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