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Four thousand years of Jewish history

Jack Lefcourt

Four thousand years of Jewish history

then and now

by Jack Lefcourt

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Published by Ktav in Jersey City, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Judaism -- History -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jack Lefcourt.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS118 .L4713 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23697755M
    ISBN 109781602801325
    LC Control Number2009036558
    OCLC/WorldCa435918257

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