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The Great Jewish books and their influence on history

The Great Jewish books and their influence on history

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Published by Horizon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judaism -- Influence.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 341-346.

    Statementedited by Samuel Caplan and Harold U. Ribalow ; introduction by Ludwig Lewisohn.
    ContributionsCaplan, Samuel., Ribalow, Harold Uriel, 1919-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination346 p. ;
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22150739M
    ISBN 100818011351
    OCLC/WorldCa10284556

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