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Jewish adventures in America

the story of 300 years of Jewish life in the United States.

by Levinger, Elma Ehrlich

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Bloch Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDesigned by William Steinel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 L573
      The Physical Object
      Pagination243 p.
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6157402M
      LC Control Number54011719
      OCLC/WorldCa423460

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